As used in this subpart:

Terms Used In 49 CFR 385.903

  • motor carrier: includes all for-hire motor carriers, employers, officers and other persons, however designated, that are registered or required to be registered under 49 U. See 49 CFR 385.901

Agency Official means the Director of FMCSA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance or his or her designee.

Controlling Influence means having or exercising authority, whether by act or omission, to direct some or all of a motor carrier‘s operational policy and/or safety management controls.

Officer means an owner, director, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, chief financial officer, safety director, vehicle maintenance supervisor, and driver supervisor of a motor carrier, regardless of the title attached to those functions, and any person, however designated, exercising controlling influence over the operations of a motor carrier.

Registration means the registration required under 49 U.S.C. 13902, 49 CFR part 365, and 49 CFR part 368.