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194.23

194.23 Certificate required.

194.23(1)

(1) No person may operate any motor vehicle as a common motor carrier unless the person first obtains a certificate and, if required under this chapter, a permit issued by the department, or unless the person is registered by another state under a single-state or unified carrier registration system consistent with the standards under, respectively, 49 USC 14504 or 49 USC 13908 and 14504a, for the operation of the vehicle, except that no permit is required for the operation of a semitrailer. The department may issue or refuse to issue any certificate. The department may attach to the exercise of the privilege granted by a certificate any terms or conditions which are permitted under this chapter.

194.23(2)

(2) The department shall issue a certificate without a hearing and order if the department finds that the applicant is fit, willing and able to provide the transportation authorized by the certificate and to comply with this chapter.

194.23(3)

(3) In determining the ability and fitness of a common motor carrier under sub. (2), the department shall consider all of the following:

194.23(3)(a)

(a) The applicant's compliance with the requirements of ss. 194.41 and 194.42.

194.23(3)(b)

(b) The applicant's safety record.

194.23(3)(c)

(c) The applicant's financial ability to provide cargo insurance or to have adequate financial resources in order to pay for damage claims against the company.

194.23(3)(d)

(d) The applicant's reliability and service record.

194.23(4)

(4) If the department denies a certificate, the department shall notify the applicant in writing of the reason, and the applicant shall have 30 days to correct the deficiency and reapply without payment of an additional application fee.

194.23 - ANNOT.

History: 1981 c. 347 ss. 51, 80 (1); 1985 a. 208; 1993 a. 16; 1999 a. 139; 2007 a. 20.

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Wisconsin > 194 > 194.23

194.23

194.23 Certificate required.

194.23(1)

(1) No person may operate any motor vehicle as a common motor carrier unless the person first obtains a certificate and, if required under this chapter, a permit issued by the department, or unless the person is registered by another state under a single-state or unified carrier registration system consistent with the standards under, respectively, 49 USC 14504 or 49 USC 13908 and 14504a, for the operation of the vehicle, except that no permit is required for the operation of a semitrailer. The department may issue or refuse to issue any certificate. The department may attach to the exercise of the privilege granted by a certificate any terms or conditions which are permitted under this chapter.

194.23(2)

(2) The department shall issue a certificate without a hearing and order if the department finds that the applicant is fit, willing and able to provide the transportation authorized by the certificate and to comply with this chapter.

194.23(3)

(3) In determining the ability and fitness of a common motor carrier under sub. (2), the department shall consider all of the following:

194.23(3)(a)

(a) The applicant's compliance with the requirements of ss. 194.41 and 194.42.

194.23(3)(b)

(b) The applicant's safety record.

194.23(3)(c)

(c) The applicant's financial ability to provide cargo insurance or to have adequate financial resources in order to pay for damage claims against the company.

194.23(3)(d)

(d) The applicant's reliability and service record.

194.23(4)

(4) If the department denies a certificate, the department shall notify the applicant in writing of the reason, and the applicant shall have 30 days to correct the deficiency and reapply without payment of an additional application fee.

194.23 - ANNOT.

History: 1981 c. 347 ss. 51, 80 (1); 1985 a. 208; 1993 a. 16; 1999 a. 139; 2007 a. 20.

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State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Wisconsin > 194 > 194.23

194.23

194.23 Certificate required.

194.23(1)

(1) No person may operate any motor vehicle as a common motor carrier unless the person first obtains a certificate and, if required under this chapter, a permit issued by the department, or unless the person is registered by another state under a single-state or unified carrier registration system consistent with the standards under, respectively, 49 USC 14504 or 49 USC 13908 and 14504a, for the operation of the vehicle, except that no permit is required for the operation of a semitrailer. The department may issue or refuse to issue any certificate. The department may attach to the exercise of the privilege granted by a certificate any terms or conditions which are permitted under this chapter.

194.23(2)

(2) The department shall issue a certificate without a hearing and order if the department finds that the applicant is fit, willing and able to provide the transportation authorized by the certificate and to comply with this chapter.

194.23(3)

(3) In determining the ability and fitness of a common motor carrier under sub. (2), the department shall consider all of the following:

194.23(3)(a)

(a) The applicant's compliance with the requirements of ss. 194.41 and 194.42.

194.23(3)(b)

(b) The applicant's safety record.

194.23(3)(c)

(c) The applicant's financial ability to provide cargo insurance or to have adequate financial resources in order to pay for damage claims against the company.

194.23(3)(d)

(d) The applicant's reliability and service record.

194.23(4)

(4) If the department denies a certificate, the department shall notify the applicant in writing of the reason, and the applicant shall have 30 days to correct the deficiency and reapply without payment of an additional application fee.

194.23 - ANNOT.

History: 1981 c. 347 ss. 51, 80 (1); 1985 a. 208; 1993 a. 16; 1999 a. 139; 2007 a. 20.

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