Title 48, Chapter 10, Section 1
As used in this chapter, the term:
(.1) "Agricultural field use vehicle" means a commercial truck
designed specifically for field applications of fertilizers,
poultry litter, and crop protection chemicals which is owned and
operated by a farmer or business engaged in the sale and
application of fertilizers, poultry litter, and crop protection
chemicals and is operated primarily off the highway.
(.2) "Commissioner" means the commissioner of motor vehicle
(1) "Farm truck" or "farm trailer" means a truck or trailer for
which the owner submits a sworn statement as a part of the
registration application to the effect that the vehicle is used
primarily on and is domiciled upon a farm primarily for the
carriage of unprocessed products of the farm.
(2) "Farm vehicle" means a vehicle or combination of vehicles
owned by a farmer or rancher, which are operated over public
highways and used exclusively to transport unprocessed
agricultural or livestock products raised, owned, and grown by the
owner of the vehicle to market or a place of storage; and shall
include the transportation by the farmer or rancher of any
equipment, supplies, or products purchased by that farmer or
rancher for his own use and used in the farming or ranching
operation or used by a farmer or rancher partly in transporting
agricultural products or livestock from the farm or ranch of
another farmer or rancher that were originally grown or raised on
that farm or ranch or when used partly in transporting
agricultural supplies, equipment, materials, or livestock to the
farm or ranch of another farmer or rancher for use or consumption
on that farm or ranch but not transported for hire.
(3) "Motor bus" means any passenger-carrying motor vehicle
operated for hire and having a passenger seating capacity of eight
or more persons exclusive of the driver.
(4) "Owner declared gross vehicle weight" means the empty weight
of the truck or truck-trailer fully equipped and fueled and ready
for operation on the road and, in the case of combinations, means
the weight when ready for operation on the road of the heaviest
trailer or semitrailer with which the power unit will be placed in
combination, plus the heaviest load which will be carried within
the licensed period.
(5) "Private truck" or "private trailer" means a truck or trailer
other than a farm truck, a farm trailer, farm vehicle, or a truck
or trailer operated for hire by a common or contract carrier.
(6) "Trailer" means any vehicle operated over the public roads of
this state without motive power when the vehicle is designed for
carrying persons or property, either partially or wholly, on its
own structure and is designed for being drawn by a self-propelled