49 CFR 391.2 - General exceptions.

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§ 391.2 General exceptions.
(a) Farm custom operation. The rules in this part, except for § 391.15(e) and (g), do not apply to a driver who drives a commercial motor vehicle controlled and operated by a person engaged in custom-harvesting operations, if the commercial motor vehicle is used to—
(1) Transport farm machinery, supplies, or both, to or from a farm for custom-harvesting operations on a farm; or
(2) Transport custom-harvested crops to storage or market.
(b) Apiarian industries. The rules in this part, except for § 391.15(e) and (g), do not apply to a driver who is operating a commercial motor vehicle controlled and operated by a beekeeper engaged in the seasonal transportation of bees.
(c) Certain farm vehicle drivers. The rules in this part, except for § 391.15(e) and (g), do not apply to a farm vehicle driver except a farm vehicle driver who drives an articulated (combination) commercial motor vehicle, as defined in § 390.5 of this chapter. For limited exemptions for farm vehicle drivers of articulated commercial motor vehicles, see § 391.67.
[76 FR 75487, Dec. 2, 2011]

Title 49 published on 2014-10-01.

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  • 2015-04-23; vol. 80 # 78 - Thursday, April 23, 2015
    1. 80 FR 22790 - Medical Examiner's Certification Integration
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
      Final rule.
      Effective on June 22, 2015. See the amendments to 49 CFR parts 383, 384 and 391 for compliance dates.
      49 CFR Parts 383, 384 and 391

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Title 49 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 391 after this date.

  • 2015-04-23; vol. 80 # 78 - Thursday, April 23, 2015
    1. 80 FR 22790 - Medical Examiner's Certification Integration
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
      Final rule.
      Effective on June 22, 2015. See the amendments to 49 CFR parts 383, 384 and 391 for compliance dates.
      49 CFR Parts 383, 384 and 391