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171.165 COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE, DISQUALIFICATION.
    Subdivision 1. Federal standards. Subject to section 171.166, the commissioner shall
disqualify a person from operating commercial motor vehicles in accordance with the driver
disqualifications and penalties in Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 383, subpart D and
Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, section 384.219.
    Subd. 2. Implied consent revocation. The commissioner shall disqualify a person from
operating commercial motor vehicles for a revocation under section 169A.52 or a statute or
ordinance from another state or jurisdiction in conformity with it, in accordance with the driver
disqualifications and penalties in Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 383, subpart D.
    Subd. 3.[Repealed, 1Sp2005 c 6 art 3 s 108]
    Subd. 4.[Repealed, 1Sp2005 c 6 art 3 s 108]
    Subd. 4a.[Repealed, 1Sp2005 c 6 art 3 s 108]
    Subd. 4b.[Repealed, 1Sp2005 c 6 art 3 s 108]
    Subd. 5. Rules. The commissioner shall adopt rules to administer this section. The rules
must include procedures for issuing class D licenses to persons who have been disqualified
from operating commercial motor vehicles but whose drivers' licenses have not otherwise been
revoked, suspended, canceled, or denied.
    Subd. 6. Exemptions. (a) A disqualification shall not be imposed under this section on
a recreational vehicle operator, farmer, or authorized emergency vehicle operator operating a
commercial motor vehicle within the scope of section 171.02, subdivision 2, paragraph (b).
(b) A conviction for a violation that occurred before August 1, 2005, while operating a vehicle
that is not a commercial motor vehicle shall not be counted as a first or subsequent violation for
purposes of determining the period for which a driver must be disqualified under this section.
    Subd. 7. Scope. This section applies to offenses committed, and revocations imposed for
incidents occurring, on or after January 1, 1990.
History: 1989 c 307 s 28; 1991 c 333 s 29; 1994 c 501 s 7; 1996 c 275 s 10; 1999 c 93 s 1;
2000 c 478 art 2 s 7; 2002 c 371 art 1 s 60; 1Sp2005 c 6 art 3 s 72-74