601 KAR 11:020. Commercial driving history record.


      RELATES TO: KRS 281A.100

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 186.018, 281A.100

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 281A.100 requires the Transportation Cabinet to furnish a commercial driving history record to certain persons. It further allows the Transportation Cabinet to charge a fee and establish what shall be included in the driving history record. This administrative regulation establishes the content of a commercial driving record, the fee for purchasing a record and the procedures to be followed for purchasing a record.


      Section 1. Employer or Prospective Employer. (1) In order for the Transportation Cabinet to provide a copy of a ten (10) year commercial driving history record to a commercial driver's employer or prospective employer, a commercial driver shall sign a statement authorizing the cabinet to provide a copy of his complete ten (10) year driving history record to:

      (a) His employer;

      (b) A prospective employer; or

      (c) Another person.

      (2) The statement shall be submitted to the cabinet prior to release of the record.


      Section 2. Unauthorized Persons. A person not authorized in writing to receive a complete copy of a driver's commercial driving history record may apply for a certified abstract in accordance with KRS 187.310.


      Section 3. Fee. (1) The fee for obtaining a driving history record for a commercial driver shall be three (3) dollars.

      (2) The fee shall be paid prior to the issuance of the commercial driving history record.

      (3) The driving history record of a commercial driver shall be provided to a court or police agency without charge. (17 Ky.R. 2567; eff. 4-5-91; 23 Ky.R. 2260; 2721; eff. 1-9-97.)