The legislation does not mandate that carriers use apprenticeship programs, but rather allows companies to create their own programs if they choose. The bill also includes strict safety measures. For example, drivers under the age of 21 cannot drive alone and can only drive during daylight hours at first, until they have logged 60 days on the road under the supervision of a mentor. Learn more here.
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