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Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Age

Concerning the age requirement to drive a commercial vehicle in interstate commerce.
2019 Regular Session
Transportation & Motor Vehicles
Bill Summary

Commercial driver's licenses - interstate commerce - 18 to 21 years of age. The act authorizes the department of revenue to adopt rules authorizing a person who is at least 18 years of age but under 21 years of age to be licensed to drive a commercial vehicle in interstate commerce if the person holds a commercial driver's license and operation of a commercial vehicle in interstate commerce by a person in that age range is permitted under federal law.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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