applicant for a commercial motor vehicle endorsement may make application,
present medical certificates or medical statements, certificates of
employment/experience, and one license affidavits, and take the vision and
written examination at any driver services examination station during normal
(2) The driving examination for a
class A endorsement is given on an appointment basis. Upon successful
completion of all other requirements for a class A endorsement, the examiner
will schedule an appointment at a class A examination station closest or most
convenient to the applicant. At the request of the applicant, an examination
will be scheduled in the applicant's home county within 90 days from the date
(a) It is the applicant's
responsibility to appear at the appointed time and place, and to provide a
vehicle in good working order suitable to the class A endorsement applied for.
(b) If the applicant does not
appear, or appears more than 15 minutes late for the scheduled appointment, or
provides a vehicle that does not meet the requirements for the classification
applied for, or that is unsafe or not in good working order, his appointment
will be cancelled, or reset to the next available time.
(c) If the applicant has had an
appointment cancelled due to nonappearance and had not informed the bureau of
his inability to keep the appointment at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled
time, a reappointment fee of $20 may be required to establish another
(i) Fees collected under this
provision shall be used by the bureau to abate the travel costs of commercial
(ii) Reappointment fees may be
waived if the appointee was incapacitated and unable to contact the bureau.
(d) If an applicant does not
accept the appointment offered, it is the applicant's responsibility to obtain
his/her own appointment by contacting the examiner in the area in which an
appointment is desired.
(3) The driving examination for a
class B endorsement is given at the examination station on a first-come,
first-served basis, unless city ordinance or restriction or congestion of the
test route limits its use. In that event, the examination is given as in (1) of
this rule. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide a truck or bus in
good working order
for the class B endorsement.