- § 396.3
Inspection, repair, and maintenance.
- § 396.9
Inspection of motor vehicles and intermodal equipment in operation.
- § 396.11
Driver vehicle inspection report(s).
- § 396.13
- § 396.17
- § 396.19
- § 396.21
Periodic inspection recordkeeping requirements.
- § 396.23
Equivalent to periodic inspection.
- § 396.25
Qualifications of brake inspectors.
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Question 1: What recordkeeping requirements under §396.21 is a carrier subject to when it utilizes an FHWA-approved State inspection program?
Guidance: The motor carrier must comply with the record-keeping requirements of the State. The requirements specified in §396.21 (a) and (b) are applicable only in those instances where the motor carrier self-inspects its Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV)s or has an agent perform the periodic inspection.