BLET Indiana State Legislative Board

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The 2018 session of the Indiana General Assembly will begin in January.  Some legislative priorities that the Indiana State Legislative Board have for this session are:

  • Train length legislation
  • Increase liability to $5 million that Contract Carriers must provide for hauling train crews
  • Preserving two-person crew operations
  • Preserving our rights under FELA
  • Increase the sight-line distance on public railroad crossings 
  • Prohibit the use of autonomous vehicles and drone technology on railroad property