How do you view the commercial vehicle weight limits by state?


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A pamphlet titled "Federal Size Regulations for Commercial Motor Vehicles" indicates the commercial vehicle weight limits by state and is available for online viewing at the official website of the U.S. Federal Highway Authority. A downloadable file is also available on the website.

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To access the pamphlet, select Operations from the Programs drop-down menu on the Federal Highway Authority home page. Then click the Programs link, and select the Truck Size and Weight link under the Improving Global Connectivity by Enhancing Freight Management and Operations list. The viewer has the option to read the file in either HTML or PDF format. The document explains the length and width requirements and the maximum gross weight that a commercial motor vehicle can carry according to type and by state.

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