The truck driver carries a special license, as the law 'requires' (him to do). = The truck driver carries a special license, 'as required by' law.
What will be 'required' of me if I accept the job? = What will I be 'required' to do if I accept the job?
The newspaper is 'required reading' [=reading that must be done] in my politics course.
(..) and he'll ignore us if he can. The only way to stop him doing that is by being on the front page of the national press every morning and by being on the TV news every night. And that requires drama. Now... John. James. Answer me one question. (..)2014 Selma