LD 143
Session - 127th Maine Legislature
C "A", Filing Number H-42, Sponsored by
LR 1886
Item 2
Bill Tracking, Additional Documents Chamber Status

Amend the resolve in section 1 in the last line (page 1, line 18 in L.D.) by striking out the following: "authorized." and inserting the following: 'authorized only if the following change is made:'

Amend the resolve in section 1 by inserting at the end the following:

‘1. The rule must be amended in section 4, paragraph B-1 to provide that intrastate vehicles to which Chapter 4 applies that have a gross vehicle weight rating of 10,001 pounds to 26,000 pounds and that neither meet the definition of a "bus" nor transport hazardous materials are exempt from 49 Code of Federal Regulations, Sections 390.19 and 390.21.’


This amendment requires the Department of Public Safety, Bureau of State Police to make an additional change to Chapter 4: Maine Motor Carrier Safety Regulation, a major substantive rule of the bureau, before final adoption is authorized. It requires the bureau to change the lower limit of a gross vehicle weight rating from 10,000 pounds to 10,001 pounds.

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