PennDOT amends weight restrictions to match FMCSA

June 29, 2020 3:45 PM | Brandon Moree (Administrator)

The Weight Restriction Exemption issued by PennDOT has been amended to be consistent with the FMCSA waiver:


Amendments include:

  • Addition of: Livestock and livestock feed.
  • Removal of: food, paper products and other groceries for emergency restocking of distribution centers or stores;
  • Removal of: immediate precursor raw materials-such as paper, plastic or alcohol-that are required and to be used for the manufacture of items in categories (1), (2) or (3); (5) fuel;
  • Removal of: liquefied gases to be used in refrigeration or cooling systems;
  • Removal of: equipment and supplies necessary to establish and manage temporary housing, quarantine, and isolation facilities related to COVID-19.



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