ABA Applauds Trump Administration for Delaying Real ID Deadline

The American Bus Association (ABA) – the industry leader advancing North American motorcoach travel and tourism – applauds the Trump Administration for delaying the enforcement of the Real ID mandate, which was set to go into effect Oct. 1, 2020.

In a statement, ABA President & CEO Peter Pantuso said:

“We appreciate the Trump Administration’s caution for extending the deadline for the Real ID mandate. While Americans are social distancing, they will be eager to travel once the COVID-19 pandemic has passed us. By extending the deadline, he ensures that we can get America moving and traveling again.”

About the American Bus Association

The American Bus Association (ABA) is the trade organization of the intercity bus industry, with more than 1,000 motorcoach and tour company members in the United States and Canada. Its members operate charter, tour, regular route, airport express, special operations and contract services. Another 2,800 members are travel and tourism organizations and suppliers of bus products and services who work in partnership with the North American motorcoach industry.


Melanie Hinton, Vice President, Communications & Marketing, ABA
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