A company examiner's certification or a school instructor's license may be revoked or denied if he:

(1)           is not properly licensed in North Carolina (he must have and maintain a valid North Carolina Class "A" or "B" license for the class vehicles for which he wishes to be certified to administer road tests);

(2)           holds more than one license issued by more than one state unless it has been approved by the Division;

(3)           has had cancellation, revocation, suspension or denial of a license in North Carolina or any other state in the past five years (this does not include voluntary surrender);

(4)           has more than three convictions of moving violations, bond forfeitures or PJC's (prayer for judgement continued) in the previous four years;

(5)           has been convicted of driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages or drugs, driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.10 percent or more by weight, or reckless driving within the previous five years;

(6)           has a physical impairment that in the judgement of the Division would impair his ability to safely operate a motor vehicle of the class required to certify others;

(7)           is not a full‑time employee;

(8)           has been convicted of authorizing, or knowingly permitting, a motor vehicle owned by him or under his control to be driven by any person who has no legal right to do so;

(9)           signs a road test certificate without observing the road test;

(10)         signs a road test certificate for anyone not employed by the company for which he has been certified to administer road tests or enrolled as a student in the school for which he has been certified to administer road tests;

(11)         has not been recommended by his company to serve as company examiner;

(12)         cannot sign an affidavit of driving experience or cannot pass road test;

(13)         falsifies an application and/or affidavit; or

(14)         for any reason the Division deems to be in the best interest of the State.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 20‑7; 20-321; S.L. 1979, Ch. 667, s. 40;

Eff. July 1, 1982;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1994.