Office of Motor Vehicle Enforcement

Iowa starts carrier rule

Iowa has begun requiring intrastate carriers display their company or farm operation name and USDOT registration number, but won’t enforce this rule until 2011. The state’s transportation department’s Office of Motor Vehicle Enforcement will issue verbal warnings only until 2011. After that, a citation could be issued, which carries a $25 fine and court costs. This new requirement affects anyone transporting persons or property in commerce with a commercial motor vehicle. The department initiated an intrastate audit program ...

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