A. 49 CFR §396.9(a)(1). After "Every special agent of the FHWA", add, "and, when certified by the Maryland State Police, each police officer (as defined in Transportation Article, §25-111, Annotated Code of Maryland), each hazardous materials inspector, and each Public Service Commission inspector".
B. 49 CFR §396.9(b).
(1) Add to end, "When reference is made to a Driver-Equipment Compliance Check or to form MCS 63, it also means a Maryland Driver/Vehicle Inspection Report".
(2) Delete "authorized FHWA personnel" and replace with "personnel authorized in subsection (a)".
C. 49 CFR §396.9(c)(1). Add to end, "Maryland is a member of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA). Personnel authorized to perform inspections of motor carriers in Transportation Article, §25-111, Annotated Code of Maryland, shall conform to generally accepted driver/vehicle inspection standards".