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Question 4: Is computerized recordkeeping of CMV inspection and maintenance information permissible under § 396.3 of the FMCSRs?

Section § 396.3: Inspection, repair and maintenance.

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Question 4: Is computerized recordkeeping of CMV inspection and maintenance information permissible under § 396.3 of the FMCSRs?

Guidance: Yes, if the minimum inspection, repair, and maintenance records required are included in the computer information system and can be reproduced on demand.

Regulatory Topic: Vehicle inspection, repair and maintenance
Published Date: Sunday, May 4, 1997
Issued Date: Friday, April 4, 1997