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Frequently Asked Questions

Rules Regarding Demerit Points:

 

License Status Codes:

  • A: Active
  • X: Pending Suspension
  • S: Suspended
  • C: Cancelled
  • I: Deceased
  • D: Deleted
  • R: Revoked
  • V: Voluntary Surrender

License Class Codes:

  • 1: A - Combination of vehicles with a GVWR of 26,001 or more lbs. and if the GVWR of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 lbs.
  • 2: B - Single Unit vehicle with a GVWR or registered weight of 26,001 lbs or such vehicle towing a vehicle with a GVWR not in excess of 10,000 lbs.
  • 3: C- Passenger Vehicles
  • 4: C CDL - Carries hazardous material, tanker and/or passenger bus endorsement.

Restriction Codes:

  • B: Corrective lenses must be worn
  • C: Mechanical Aid
  • D: Prosthetic Aid
  • E: No Manual Transmission equipped CMV
  • F: Outside Mirrors
  • G: Limit to Daylight Only
  • H: Limited to Employment
  • I: Limited – other
  • 2: Driver Improvement
  • 3: Geographical
  • 4: Moped Only
  • 5: Motorcycle Operation Only
  • J: Other
  • 6: Conditional License
  • 7: Ignition Interlock
  • K: CDL Intrastate Only
  • L: No Air Brakes equipped CMV
  • M: No Class A passenger vehicle
  • N: No Class A and B passenger vehicle
  • O: No Tractor-Trailer CMV
  • P: No passengers in CMV bus
  • V: Medical Variance
  • W: Farm Waiver
  • X: No cargo in CMV tank vehicle
  • Z: No Full air brake equipped CMV

Endorsement Codes:

  • H: Hazardous Materials
  • L: Motorcycle
  • N: Tank Vehicle
  • O: Other
  • 2: Military Active Duty
  • 3: School Bus 15 passengers or less including driver
  • P: Passenger (Bus) Vehicle
  • S: School bus carrying over 15 passengers
  • T: Double/Triple Trailer
  • X: Comb. Tank Hazardous Materials

For credentials issued before July 8, 2015:

Restriction Codes:

  • A: Corrective Lenses
  • B: Daylight Operation
  • C: Driver Improvement
  • D: Motorcycle
  • G: Geographical
  • M: Medication
  • Q: Conditional License
  • R: Moped
  • S: Special Equipment
  • V: CDL Medical Variance
  • W: Operation of Vehicles equipped with air brakes not allowed
  • Z: Ignition Interlock

Endorsement Codes:

  • H: Hazardous Materials
  • I: Motorcycle
  • K: Valid until 30 days after discharge from armed services
  • N: Tank Vehicle
  • P: Passenger (Bus) Vehicle
  • S: School bus carrying over 15 passengers
  • T: Double/Triple Trailer
  • X: Comb. Tank Hazardous Materials
  • Z: School Bus 15 passengers or less including driver

 

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Questions about this Service?
You may contact the BMV Driver License Information Unit at: (207) 624-9000 ext. 52116
For technical assistance contact InforME at: (207) 621-2600 or Email: info@informe.org