Bill Summary for H 261 (2011-2012)

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Summary date: 

Jun 6 2011
S.L. 2012-41

Bill Information:

View NCGA Bill Details2011-2012 Session
House Bill 261 (Public) Filed Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Intro. by McComas.

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Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to 2nd edition.
Amends GS 20-101(b) to clarify that a motor vehicle with a weight rating over 26,000 pounds (was, over 10,000 pounds) used in intrastate commerce must have (1) the name of the owner and (2) the motor carrier's identification number preceded by 'USDOT' and followed by 'NC' printed on each side of the vehicle in letters at least three inches tall, unless the motor vehicle is subject to federal motor carrier safety regulations (clarifies previous provision). Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2012 (was, December 1, 2011), provided a motor vehicle operator will only be given a warning for a violation between December 1, 2012, and November 30, 2013.