GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. G.S. 20-37.16(c) reads as rewritten:
"(c) Endorsements. – The endorsements required to drive certain motor vehicles are as follows:
Endorsement Vehicles That Can Be Driven
H Vehicles carrying hazardous materials, other than tank vehicles
trailers that are longer combination vehicles
N Tank vehicles not carrying hazardous materials
P Vehicles carrying passengers
other than longer combination vehicles
X Tank vehicles carrying hazardous materials.
To obtain an H or an X endorsement, an applicant must take a test. This requirement applies when a person first obtains an H or an X endorsement and each time a person renews an H or an X endorsement. An applicant who has an H or an X endorsement issued by another state who applies for an H or an X endorsement must take a test unless the person has passed a test that covers the information set out in 49 C.F.R. § 383.121 within the preceding two years."
Sec. 2. This act is effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 21st day of June, 1996.
Dennis A. Wicker
President of the Senate
Harold J. Brubaker
Speaker of the House of Representatives