15A NCAC 02D .1009 MODEL YEAR 2008 AND SUBSEQUENT MODEL YEAR HEAVY-DUTY DIESEL VEHICLE REQUIREMENTS (a) Applicability. This Rule applies to model year 2008 and subsequent model years heavy-duty diesel vehicles. (b) Definitions. For the purposes of this Rule the following definitions shall apply. (1) (2) (3) (4) "Heavy-duty diesel vehicle" means a motor vehicle (excluding trailer(s)) with a gross vehicle weight rating (as certified by the manufacturer) of 14,001 pounds or greater that is propelled by a diesel engine. "Motor vehicle dealer" means motor vehicle dealer as defined in G.S. 20-286(11) and includes "new motor vehicle dealer" as defined in G.S. 20-286(13) and "used motor vehicle dealer" as defined in G.S. 20-286(16). "New motor vehicle" means new motor vehicle as defined in G.S. 20-286(10)(a). "Used motor vehicle" means used motor vehicle as defined in G.S. 20-286(10)(b). (c) Exemptions. For the purposes of this Rule the exemption of military tactical vehicles and equipment as specified in Title 13 of the California Code of Regulations, Section 1905 shall apply. (d) Requirement. No model year 2008 or subsequent model year heavy-duty diesel vehicle that is a (1) (2) used heavy-duty diesel vehicle sold by a motor vehicle dealer; or new motor vehicle, however it is sold, may be leased or registered within North Carolina unless the vehicle or its engine has been certified by the California Air Resources Board as meeting the applicable model year requirements of Title 13 of the California Code of Regulations, Section 1956.8, California Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures for 1985 and Subsequent Model HeavyDuty Diesel Engines and Vehicles. (e) Referenced Regulation. The California Code of Regulations Title 13, Division 3, Chapter 1, Article 1, Section 1905 and Article 2, Section 1956.8 are incorporated by reference in this Rule and include any later amendments thereto. A copy of the referenced materials may be obtained free of charge via the internet from the Office of Administrative Law California Code of Regulations website at http://ccr.oal.ca.gov/, or a hard copy may be obtained at a cost of $5.00 from the Public Information Office, California Air Resources Board, P.O. Box 2815, Sacramento, CA, 95812. History Note: Authority G.S. 143-215.3(a)(1); 143-215.107(a)(6)-(7); Eff. December 1, 2004.