Sec. 456.80 - Violation Criteria for Alternate Fuel School Buses
§ 456.80. Violation Criteria for Alternate Fuel School Buses
Alternate fuel school buses are subject to the inspection requirements of Section 456.60 and the following:
a) Pipe Hose and Fittings:
1) OUT-OF-SERVICE - incorrect pipe size; fuel supply line that passes through driver or passenger compartment; reduced piping system; incorrect piping material; piping system blocks or hampers window or door; piping system is not located at least 36 inches from air inlet or outlet; missing drain cock; missing rain cap; piping system is not one piece originating below the bus floor and exiting outside the bus roof; holes where pipe exits or enters are not sealed; piping system does not terminate above the eave line or does extend above the roof of the bus.
2) 3-DAY - any parts remain from alternate fuel system after conversion to gasoline or diesel; no longer used but not made inoperable.
3) WARNING - Shielding is not present on piping outside the body below the window line.
b) Container and Container Appurtenances:
OUT-OF-SERVICE - Incorrect location; valves, appurtenances and connections are not mounted in enclosed compartment.
c) Identification Decal:
WARNING - missing.(
Amended at 31 Ill. Reg. 6457, effective April 11, 2007)
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