NTEA maintains a government relations department and satellite office in
Washington, DC, and Ottawa, Ontario, and is committed to protecting and
advancing members’ interests by actively working with Congress, the White House,
Parliament, and federal agencies. Dedicated NTEA staff monitor and
report Congressional, Parliamentary and regulatory agency activities, as well as
lobby on behalf of the work truck industry. The Association works diligently to
ensure fair representation regarding all legislative and regulatory
In addition, Green Truck Association, an operating division of NTEA, closely monitors legislative and regulatory
issues that impact the design, production and sale of green truck technologies,
commercial vehicles and equipment. Government funding, policy and rulemaking are
critical to this growing segment of the transportation
- Government activity
recent legislative issues which have impact in the work truck industry and gain
updates on NTEA's efforts in Washington and Ottawa.
- Federal Excise Tax
NTEA is a founding member of an industry group leading the charge to repeal the 12% Federal Excise Tax (FET) on heavy-duty trucks.
- Take action
NTEA is at the forefront of
advocacy on behalf of the work truck industry, addressing governmental issues
and proposals that can impact member companies. Make your voice heard by
communicating with key government officials and responding to issues affecting
the work truck industry.
For more information regarding legislative and
regulatory lobbying or analysis of pending legislation and regulations, please
contact NTEA Senior Vice President Mike Kastner.