Title 72 Chapter 9 Section 602

Transportation Code
Motor Carrier Safety Act
Section 602
Towing inspections, investigations, and certification -- Equipment requirements -- Consumer information.

            

72-9-602.   Towing inspections, investigations, and certification -- Equipment requirements -- Consumer information.

            (1) (a) The department shall inspect, investigate, and certify tow truck motor carriers, tow trucks, and tow truck drivers to ensure compliance with this chapter and compliance with Sections 41-6a-1406 and 41-6a-1407.

            (b) The inspection, investigation, and certification shall be conducted prior to any tow truck operation and at least every two years thereafter.

            (c) (i) The department shall issue an authorized towing certificate for each tow truck motor carrier, tow truck, and driver that complies with this part.

            (ii) The certificate shall expire two years from the month of issuance.

            (d) The department may charge a biennial fee established under Section 63J-1-504 to cover the cost of the inspection, investigation, and certification required under this part.

            (2) The department shall make consumer protection information available to the public that may use a tow truck motor carrier.


Amended by Chapter 183, 2009 General Session