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COMMON CARRIERS

Administration of law, costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.83

Agricultural Chemical Response and Reimbursement Law, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2017 18E.02

Alcoholic beverages

Bottles, size limitation, Minn. Statutes 2017 340A.511

License to serve, Minn. Statutes 2017 340A.407, 2017 340A.504

Assessments, state rail safety inspector program, Minn. Statutes 2017 219.015

Attorneys, representation, Minn. Statutes 2017 481.02

Audits and examinations, passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Background checks, drivers, passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.178, 2017 609B.149

Baggage, see BAGGAGE

Bills of lading, see BILLS OF LADING

Cab cards, see Vehicle identification cards under this topic

Cable communications franchises, contract carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 238.03

Carrier's liens, bills of lading, Minn. Statutes 2017 336.7-307, 2017 336.7-308

Certificates and certification

Food delivery equipment, Minn. Statutes 2017 28A.0753

Registration, see same under this topic

Certificates of convenience and necessity

Inspections, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.221

Sale or lease, passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Violations, fines, orders, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Charter carriers

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.022, 2017 221.025

Drivers licenses, school bus endorsement, medical examiner's certificate, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Orders, see same under this topic

Permits, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.021

Reports given, annual reports, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

School buses, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2017 171.01

Special passenger service, see Passenger carriers under this topic

Tariffs, Minn. Statutes 2017 237.075, 2017 237.761

Christmas trees, transportation, Minn. Statutes 2017 88.642

Competing carriers, see Passenger carriers under this topic

Contested cases, notice, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.10

Contract carriers, reports given, cigarettes, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.11

Crimes against transit providers and operators, see PUBLIC TRANSIT

Criminal property damage, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.595

Definitions

Employment law, Minn. Statutes 2017 181.60

Motor carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.012

Motor vehicle registration, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.002

No-fault automobile insurance, Minn. Statutes 2017 65B.43

Privacy of communications, Minn. Statutes 2017 626A.01

Railroad law, Minn. Statutes 2017 218.011

Traffic regulations, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.011

Deliveries by outside of Minnesota, gross earnings taxes, Minn. Statutes 2017 295.50, 2017 295.53

Disabled persons, rights, Minn. Statutes 2017 256C.02

Drivers

Arrests, gross vehicle weight, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.85

Background checks, passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Directing, requiring, or permitting to commit violations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Driving while impaired, see DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED

Excess weight, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.85

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Licenses, see DRIVERS LICENSES

Underage persons, Minn. Statutes 2017 171.322

Drug and alcohol testing, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031, 2017 221.605

Employees, workers' compensation, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2017 176.041

Employers, common carriers defined as, Minn. Statutes 2017 181.60

Enforcement of law

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Transportation Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Express companies, see EXPRESS COMPANIES

Federal regulations, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Fines

Certificates of convenience and necessity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291, 2017 221.68

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Permit violations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Forfeiture, drive-by shootings, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.5318

Gross weight

Basis, computation of motor vehicle registration tax, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.013

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.002, 2017 169.011

Qualified motor vehicles, Minn. Statutes 2017 168D.01

Truck weight enforcement operations, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.85

Identity and identification

Passenger carriers, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Vehicle identification cards, see same under this topic

Inspections

Certificates of convenience and necessity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.221

Cigarettes, transportation records, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.11

Commerce in food, records, Minn. Statutes 2017 31.04

Health Department, powers, Minn. Statutes 2017 144.14

Intrastate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Tobacco products, transportation records, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.12

Vehicles, generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.221

Insurance

Compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141, 2017 221.60

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Intercity buses, see under BUSES

Interstate carriers

Cab cards, see Vehicle identification cards under this topic

Charges and rates, violations, fines, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Driveaway-towaway operations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031, 2017 221.605

Enforcement of law, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Federal out-of-service orders, operation prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Federal regulations, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Fees, service of process, Minn. Statutes 2017 5.25

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291, 2017 221.68

Food, beverage, and lodging establishments, Minn. Statutes 2017 157.22

Insurance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Interstate registration trip permits, see Permits under this topic

Investigations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Lawsuits, see same under this topic

Liquor taxes, see LIQUOR TAXES

Motor vehicle registration taxes, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.221

Motor vehicle sales taxes, leased vehicles, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2017 297B.03

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.67

Payments by, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.65, 2017 221.67

Rebates, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Registration, see same under this topic

Retail dealers, common carriers registered as, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Safety, federal regulations, conformity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Sales by, alcoholic beverages, liquor taxes, Minn. Statutes 2017 297G.09

Sales to, alcoholic beverages, liquor and bottle taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 297G.07

Service of process on, Minn. Statutes 2017 5.25, 2017 221.67

Surety bonds, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Unified Carrier Registration Agreement, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.60

Vehicles, see same under this topic

Intrastate carriers

Buses, operation on freeway or expressway shoulders, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.306

Federal out-of-service orders, operation prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Insurance and bond, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Vehicles over 10,000 pounds, safety, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Investigations

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Transportation Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Irregular route common carriers, see under MOTOR CARRIERS

Lawsuits

Interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605, 2017 221.67, 2017 221.68

Parties to suits, Minn. Statutes 2017 540.17

Transportation Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.10

Liability, tobacco products delivery sales, Minn. Statutes 2017 325F.781

Licensees, gambling, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2017 349.30

Licenses, tobacco or tobacco related devices

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2017 296A.07

Sales, municipal licensing, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2017 461.12

Liens, bills of lading, Minn. Statutes 2017 336.7-307, 2017 336.7-308

Limousine service, see LIMOUSINES

Load limits, see Gross weight under this topic

Mileage records, common carriers registered as retailers, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Minnows, transportation, Minn. Statutes 2017 97C.501, 2017 97C.525

Mobile transportation equipment, parts, and accessories, purchasing, local sales and use taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.99

Motor carriers, see MOTOR CARRIERS

Motor vehicle fuel tax, see MOTOR CARRIER FUEL TAX

Motor vehicle registration taxes, interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.221

No smoking notices, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.681

No-fault automobile insurance, proof of, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.791, 2017 169.792

Oil and gas pipeline companies, power of eminent domain, Minn. Statutes 2017 117.48

Orders

Federal out-of-service orders, operation prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031, 2017 221.605

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Insurance, amount, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Surety bonds, amount, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.141

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Out-of-service criteria

Adoption by reference, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031, 2017 221.605

Enforcement, State Patrol, Minn. Statutes 2017 299D.03, 2017 299D.06

Parties to suits, Minn. Statutes 2017 540.17

Passenger carriers

Audits and examinations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Certificates of convenience and necessity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.221

Contested cases, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.10

Contractors or assistance recipients

Drivers, see same under this topic

Rules, compliance, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Decals, floater cards, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.131, 2017 221.132

Drivers, background checks, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.178, 2017 609B.149

Fines, see same under this topic

Identification cards, see Vehicle identification cards under this topic

Insurance, see same under this topic

Interstate carriers, see same under this topic

Intrastate carriers, see same under this topic

Offices, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Orders, see same under this topic

Permits, see same under this topic

Petitions, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Rates, fares, charges, rules, and classifications

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.306, 2017 221.0252

Reports given, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.031

Routes, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Rulemaking about, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031, 2017 221.291

Schedules, violations, see Violations and penalties under this topic

Signatures, federal motor carrier identification reports, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Special passenger carriers, charter carrier permits, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.021

Stopping at railroad crossings, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.28

Surety bonds, see same under this topic

Termini, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Vehicle identification cards, see same under this topic

Vehicle registration, see same under this topic

Vehicles, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.131, 2017 221.132

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Passengers, expelling, grounds for use of force, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.06

Passes, forgery, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.63

Payments by

Registration fees, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.131

Sales and use taxes, common carriers registered as retailers, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Permits

Charter carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.021

Contested cases, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.10

Passenger carriers, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.81, 2017 221.0252

Revocation or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.021

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Pipeline carriers, certificates of convenience and necessity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.221

Possession, cigarettes, unstamped packages, presumption of illegal possession, exception, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.20

Private carriers

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.012

Federal regulations, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.605

Federal safety regulations, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0314

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Limousine service, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.84

Purchases by, mobile transportation equipment, parts, and accessories, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.99

Qualified motor vehicles, Minn. Statutes 2017 168D.01

Quarantine, contagious or infectious diseases, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 144.14

Radio common carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 237.01, 2017 237.16

Railroads, see RAILROADS

Rates, fares, charges, rules, and classifications

Contested cases, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.10

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Rebates, violations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Reciprocity, interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.221, 2017 221.65

Records and record keeping

Inspection, Minn. Statutes 2017 31.04, 2017 297F.11, 2017 297F.12

Mileage, registered as retailers, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Registration

Federal, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.60

Interstate carriers

Cooperative registration, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.65

Plaintiffs, affidavits of compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.67

Regulatory agreements, reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.65

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.60

Vehicle registration, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.031, 2017 221.131

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.306, 2017 221.0252

Retail dealers, common carriers registered as, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Regulation, retail dealers, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Reports given

Annual reports, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Cigarettes, transportation, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.11

Tobacco products, transportation, Minn. Statutes 2017 297F.12

Retail dealers, common carriers registered as, Minn. Statutes 2017 297A.90

Road taxes, see ROAD TAXES

Safety

Federal regulations, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0314, 2017 221.605

Passenger carriers, unsatisfactory rating, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Vehicles over 10,000 pounds, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Service of process on, interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 5.25, 2017 221.67

Signatures, electronic, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.173

Special passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.021

Special transportation services, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.30

Surety bonds, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.122, 2017 221.141

Tariffs, telephone companies, Minn. Statutes 2017 237.075, 2017 237.761

Telecommunications carriers, see under TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Transportation Department, rulemaking authority, Minn. Statutes 2017 174.66

Transportation of goods and products, equal and reasonable terms, Minn. Const. art 13 s 4

Unified Carrier Registration Agreement, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.60

Vehicle identification cards, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.131, 2017 221.132

Vehicle registration

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.131

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.031, 2017 221.131

Vehicles

Buses

Generally, see BUSES

Operation on freeway or expressway shoulders, registration, Minn. Statutes 2017 169.306

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Inspections

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.221

Intrastate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.031

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.131, 2017 221.132

Interstate carriers, certificates of title, Minn. Statutes 2017 168A.03

Motor vehicle sales taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2017 297B.03

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.131, 2017 221.132

Purchase, motor vehicle sales tax, Minn. Statutes 2017 297B.03

Qualified motor vehicles, Minn. Statutes 2017 168D.01

Weight, see Gross weight under this topic

Violations and penalties

Coercion, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Conspiracy, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Criminal forfeitures, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.5311, 2017 609.5312, 2017 609.5314

Each violation, separate offense, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291, 2017 221.68

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 219.015

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036

Interstate carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.68, 2017 297G.18, 2017 297G.19

Interstate common carriers, operation outside authorized zone, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.013

No smoking notices, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.681

Nursery stock without certification, Minn. Statutes 2017 18H.13

Operating without certificate or permit, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Passenger carriers, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.0252, 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Rates, fares, charges, rules, and classification violations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.036, 2017 221.291

Rulemaking violations, Minn. Statutes 2017 221.291

Waivers, interstate carriers, motor vehicle registration taxes, Minn. Statutes 2017 168.221

Wholesale drug distributors, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 151.44