(a)  The RS-3 Registration Receipt shall not be issued until a motor carrier is in full compliance with all the provisions of Rules .0510 through .0517 of this Section.

(b)  Prior to operating a vehicle within the borders of North Carolina, the motor carrier shall place a copy of the RS-3 registration receipt in each vehicle for which fees have been paid.

(c)  A copy of the RS-3 registration receipt, upon request, shall be presented by the driver to any authorized agent or representative of the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles.

(d)  The original RS-3 registration receipt shall be retained by the motor carrier at its principal place of business for a period of three years.  The motor carrier shall replace all expired copies of the RS-3 registration receipt with updated receipts each year.


History Note:        Filed as a Temporary Rule Eff. February 11, 1986 for a period of 120 days to expire on

June 11, 1986;

Authority G.S. 20‑378;

Eff. April 1, 1986;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1994;

Transferred and Recodified from 19A NCAC 03D .0816 Eff. January 3, 1996;

Amended Eff. April 30, 1997.