ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Oct 2013

In October 2013, announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 08 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

In a bill (AB1047) signed into law by the governor of California on October 8, 2013 the state liberalizes the provision of ground transportation services. The bill repeals the requirement that a commercial driver obtain a license from the Department of Motor Vehicles if the person is in possession of a valid commercial learner's permit or commercial driver's license issued by any state or foreign jurisdiction that meets federal licensing standards.

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