49 CFR 383.119 - Requirements for tank vehicle endorsement.

§ 383.119 Requirements for tank vehicle endorsement.

In order to obtain a tank vehicle endorsement, each applicant must have knowledge covering the following:

(a) Causes, prevention, and effects of cargo surge on motor vehicle handling;

(b) Proper braking procedures for the motor vehicle when it is empty, full, and partially full;

(c) Differences in handling of baffled/compartmented tank interiors versus non-baffled motor vehicles;

(d) Differences in tank vehicle type and construction;

(e) Differences in cargo surge for liquids of varying product densities;

(f) Effects of road grade and curvature on motor vehicle handling with filled, half-filled, and empty tanks;

(g) Proper use of emergency systems;

(h) For drivers of DOT specification tank vehicles, retest and marking requirements; and

(i) Operating practices and procedures not otherwise specified.

[ 76 FR 26890, May 9, 2011]

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Title 49 published on 16-Dec-2017 04:00

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 383 after this date.

  • 2017-08-03; vol. 82 # 148 - Thursday, August 3, 2017
    1. 82 FR 36101 - Commercial Driver's License Standards: Regulatory Guidance Concerning the Issuance of Commercial Learner's Permits
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
      Regulatory guidance.
      Regulatory Guidance: The regulatory guidance is applicable August 3, 2017. The guidance expires August 3, 2022.
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