SB 75: "An Act relating to a license to drive a commercial motor vehicle."
00 SENATE BILL NO. 75 01 "An Act relating to a license to drive a commercial motor vehicle." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 28.33.100(a) is amended to read: 04 (a) A person may not drive a commercial motor vehicle until the person 05 applies for and is issued a license for that purpose under AS 28.15.041. The 06 department may not issue a license to drive a commercial motor vehicle unless the 07 applicant 08 (1) is at least 18  years of age, to operate in intrastate commerce, or 09 at least 21 years of age, to operate in interstate commerce, except as provided in (f) 10 of this section; 11 (2) has held a valid driver's license at least one year before the date of 12 application or meets the experience qualifications established by the department; 13 (3) has successfully completed all required driving tests and written 14 and physical examinations; 15 (4) either does not have a driver's license issued by another jurisdiction
01 or surrenders all driver's licenses issued by other jurisdictions; and 02 (5) is domiciled in this state. 03 * Sec. 2. AS 28.33.100 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 04 (f) The department may authorize a person who is at least 18 years of age but 05 under 21 years of age to operate a commercial vehicle in interstate commerce if the 06 person 07 (1) holds a valid commercial driver's license under (a) of this section; 08 and 09 (2) is authorized to operate a commercial vehicle in interstate 10 commerce under federal law. 11 * Sec. 3. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to 12 read: 13 REGULATIONS. The Department of Administration may adopt regulations necessary 14 to implement the changes made by this Act.