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55 Pa. Code § 3290.174. Vehicles.

§ 3290.174. Vehicles.

 (a)  A vehicle shall be insured under 75 Pa.C.S. § §  1701—1799.7 (relating to the Motor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law).

 (b)  The doors on a vehicle shall be locked whenever the vehicle is in motion.

 (c)  No more than three persons may occupy the front seat of an automobile.

 (d)  The back of pick-up trucks may not be used to transport children.

 (e)  The cargo area of a station wagon may not be used to transport children.

 (f)  In accordance with 67 Pa. Code Chapter 171 (relating to school buses and school vehicles), the facility may not transport a child in an 11-15 passenger van.


   The provisions of this §  3290.174 amended under Articles IX and X of the Human Services Code (62 P.S. § §  901—922 and 1001—1088).


   The provisions of this §  3290.174 amended May 23, 2008, effective September 22, 2008, 38 Pa.B. 2437. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (204683).

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