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Code of Federal Regulations

CFR 380 – Special Training Requirements

CFR 382 – Drug & Alcohol Testing

Drivers required to have a commercial drivers license (CDL) are subject to the controlled substance and alcohol testing rules. An employer who employs himself/herself as a driver must comply with both requirements in this part that apply to employers and the requirements in this part that apply to drivers.

CFR 383 - Commercial Driver's License

CFR 387 - Insurance

CFR 390 - General Requirements

CFR 391 - Driver Files

All drivers of commercial vehicles over 10,000 lbs are required to have driver files that meet the requirements of CFR 391

CFR 392 - Driving of Commercial Motor Vehicles

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CFR 393 - Equipment Requirements

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CFR 395 - Hours of Service

All drivers of commercial vehicles must maintain either a log book or time card in interstate commerce and intrastate for CDL drivers.

CFR 396 - Vehicle Maintenance Files

CFR 397 - Transportation of Hazardous Materials

Motor Carriers of Passengers

Accident Countermeasures

New Entrant Program

Revised Code of Washington (RCWs)

C.J.'s Law - Mirrors & backup devices

Every truck registered or based in Washington that is equipped with a cube-style walk-in cargo box, up to eighteen feet long, used in the commercial delivery of goods and services must be equipped with a rear crossview mirror or backup device to alert the driver that a person or object is behind the truck.

This does not include recreational vehicles or rental vans used to transport personal property. See RCW 46.37.400 and the Washington State Patrol's CJ's Law Brochure.


Washington Administrative Code (WACs)

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