2010 Pennsylvania Code
Title 75 - VEHICLES
Chapter 45 - Other Required Equipment
4551 - Safety regulations.

                               SUBCHAPTER C
                             SCHOOL CHILDREN

     4551.  Safety regulations.
     4552.  General requirements for school buses.
     4553.  General requirements for other vehicles transporting
            school children.
     § 4551.  Safety regulations.
        (a)  General rule.--All school buses and all other vehicles
     used in the transportation of school children, owned by or under
     contract with any school district or parochial or private
     school, shall conform to standards prescribed by the department.
     Regulations shall be promulgated by the department governing the
     safe design, construction, equipment and operation of vehicles
     engaged in the transportation of school children.
        (b)  Violation and penalty.--No person shall operate or
     permit the operation of a vehicle of a type specified in this
     subchapter which is not in compliance with the requirements of
     this subchapter or applicable regulations issued under this
     subchapter. Violation of this section constitutes a summary
     offense punishable by a fine of not less than $50 nor more than

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