commercial motor vehicle

(1)“commercial motor vehicle” means (except in) a self-propelled or towed vehicle used on the highways in commerce principally to transport passengers or cargo, if the vehicle— (A)has a gross vehicle weight rating or gross vehicle weight of at least 10,001 pounds, whichever is greater; (B)is designed to transport more than 10 passengers including the driver; or (C)is used in transporting material found by the Secretary of Transportation to be hazardous undersection 5103 of this titleand transported in a quantity requiring placarding under regulations prescribed by the Secretary under section 5103.

Source

49 USC § 31101(1)


Scoping language

In this subchapter
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