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  • § 372.101
    Casual, occasional, or reciprocal transportation of passengers for compensation when such transportation is sold or arranged by anyone for compensation.
  • § 372.103
    Motor vehicles employed solely in transporting school children and teachers to or from school.
  • § 372.107
    Definitions.
  • § 372.109
    Computation of tonnage allowable in nonfarm-non-member transportation.
  • § 372.111
    Nonmember transportation limitation and record keeping.
  • § 372.113
  • § 372.115
    Commodities that are not exempt under 49 U.S.C. 13506(a)(6).
  • § 372.117
    Motor transportation of passengers incidental to transportation by aircraft.
  • § 372.201
    Albany, NY.
  • § 372.203
    Beaumont, TX.
  • § 372.205
    Charleston, S.C.
  • § 372.207
    Charleston, WV.
  • § 372.209
    Lake Charles, LA.
  • § 372.211
    Pittsburgh, PA.
  • § 372.213
    Pueblo, CO.
  • § 372.215
    Ravenswood, WV.
  • § 372.217
    Seattle, WA.
  • § 372.219
    Washington, DC
  • § 372.221
    Twin Cities.
  • § 372.223
    Consolidated governments.
  • § 372.225
    Lexington-Fayette Urban County, KY.
  • § 372.227
    Syracuse, NY.
  • § 372.229
    Spokane, WA.
  • § 372.231
    Tacoma, WA.
  • § 372.233
    Chicago, IL.
  • § 372.235
    New York, NY.
  • § 372.237
    Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, and Willacy Counties, TX.
  • § 372.239
    Definitions.
  • § 372.241
    Commercial zones determined generally, with exceptions.
  • § 372.243
    Controlling distances and population data.
  • § 372.300
    Distances and population data.
  • § 372.301
    Terminal areas of motor carriers and freight forwarders at municipalities served.
  • § 372.303
    Terminal areas of motor carriers and freight forwarders at unincorporated communities served.

Part 372
EXEMPTIONS, COMMERCIAL ZONES, AND TERMINAL AREAS

§ 372.241: Commercial zones determined generally, with exceptions.

The commercial zone of each municipality in the United States, with the exceptions indicated in the note at the end of this section, within which the transportation of passengers or property, in interstate or foreign commerce, when not under a common control, management, or arrangement for a continuous carriage or shipment to or from a point without such zone, is exempt from all provisions of 49 U.S.C. subtitle IV, part B shall be deemed to consist of:
(a) The municipality itself, hereinafter called the base municipality;
(b) All municipalities which are contiguous to the base municipality;
(c) All other municipalities and all unincorporated areas within the United States which are adjacent to the base municipality as follows:
(1) When the base municipality has a population less than 2,500 all unincorporated areas within 3 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 3 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality,
(2) When the base municipality has a population of 2,500 but less than 25,000 all unincorporated areas within 4 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 4 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality.
(3) When the base municipality has a population of 25,000 but less than 100,000 all unincorporated areas within 6 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 6 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality, and
(4) When the base municipality has a population of 100,000 but less than 200,000 all unincorporated areas within 8 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 8 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality.
(5) When the base municipality has a population of 200,000 but less than 500,000 all unincorporated areas within 10 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 10 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality.
(6) When the base municipality has a population of 500,000 but less than 1 million, all unincorporated areas within 15 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 15 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality.
(7) When the base municipality has a population of 1 million or more, all unincorporated areas within 20 miles of its corporate limits and all of any other municipality any part of which is within 20 miles of the corporate limits of the base municipality, and
(d) All municipalities wholly surrounded, or so surrounded except for a water boundary, by the base municipality, by any municipality contiguous thereto, or by any municipality adjacent thereto which is included in the commercial zone of such base municipality under the provisions of paragraph (c) of this section.

Citation: [32 FR 20048, Dec. 20, 1967, as amended at 34 FR 9870, June 26, 1969; 34 FR 15482, Oct. 4, 1969; 41 FR 56655, Dec. 29, 1976; 62 FR 15422, Apr. 1, 1997]

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