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49 CFR--PART 395

View Printed Federal Register page 85 FR 33452 in PDF format.

Amendment(s) published June 1, 2020, in 85 FR 33452

Effective Dates: Sept. 29, 2020

6. Amend §395.3 by revising paragraphs (a)(2) and (3) to read as follows:

§395.3   Maximum driving time for property-carrying vehicles.

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(2) 14-hour period. A driver may not drive after a period of 14 consecutive hours after coming on-duty following 10 consecutive hours off-duty.

(3) Driving time and interruptions of driving periods—(i) Driving time. A driver may drive a total of 11 hours during the period specified in paragraph (a)(2) of this section.

(ii) Interruption of driving time. Except for drivers who qualify for either of the short-haul exceptions in §395.1(e)(1) or (2), driving is not permitted if more than 8 hours of driving time have passed without at least a consecutive 30-minute interruption in driving status. A consecutive 30-minute interruption of driving status may be satisfied either by off-duty, sleeper berth or on-duty not driving time or by a combination of off-duty, sleeper berth and on-duty not driving time.

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