49 CFR 366.4 - Required States.

§ 366.4 Required States.

(a) Every motor carrier, except a motor carrier operating exclusively in Alaska or Hawaii, must designate process agents for all 48 contiguous States and the District of Columbia, unless its operating authority registration is limited to fewer than 48 States and DC. When a motor carrier's operating authority registration is limited to fewer than 48 States and DC, it must designate process agents for each State in which it is authorized to operate and for each State traversed during such operations. Every motor carrier operating in the United States in the course of transportation between points in a foreign country shall file a designation for each State traversed. Every motor carrier maintaining a principal place of business and operating exclusively in Alaska or Hawaii must designate a process agent for the State where operations are conducted.

(b)Brokers. Every broker shall make a designation for each State, including DC, in which its offices are located or in which contracts will be written.

(c)Freight forwarders. Every freight forwarder shall make a designation for each State, including DC, in which its offices are located or in which contracts will be written.

[ 80 FR 63706, Oct. 21, 2015; 81 FR 49554, July 28, 2016]
Effective Date Note:
At 82 FR 5303, Jan. 17, 2017, § 366.4 was suspended, effective Jan. 14, 2017.

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Title 49 published on 09-May-2017 04:41

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 366 after this date.

  • 2017-01-17; vol. 82 # 10 - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
    1. 82 FR 5292 - Unified Registration System; Suspension of Effectiveness
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
      Final rule; suspension of effective date and temporary final rule.
      Effective Dates: This rule is effective January 14, 2017. Comment Dates: Petitions for reconsideration must be received by February 16, 2017.
      49 CFR Parts 360, 365, 366, 368, 385, 387, and 390
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