Vehicle Code Index T

TABLES

Axle limits, 35551, 35551.5
Emergency stopping system requirements, 26508
Fines for weight violations, 42030, 42030.1
Noise limits
motorcycle, 27202
off-highway vehicle, 38370
weight by, 27204
Registration fees
Solid tire, gross weight, 22409
Stopping distances, 26454
Weight fees, 9400

TABS AND STICKERS

Generally, 4609, 4853
Display of, 5204-5205
Electric carts, 21114.5
Fleet vehicles in interstate commerce, 9259
In lieu of license plates, 4853
Inspection stickers, 2420.5, 2525.6
Issuance to holders of license plates, 4609
Off-highway vehicles, 38165
Reflectorized, 25500
Vessels, 9853.4, 9867, 9874
Windshields carrying, 26708

TAIL LIGHTS, see LIGHTS AND LIGHTING

TANK VEHICLES

Defined, 34003
Railroad crossing, 22452

TAXICABS

Alcoholic beverages in, 23229
Company name, 27900
Damages, maintaining proof of ability to respond in, 16500-16503
Defined, 27908
Limitation on driving hours, 21702
Loading and unloading passengers, 22500
Local regulation, 21100, 21112
Signs, required, 27908
Violation of licensing requirements, impoundment, 21100.4

TELEPHONE, see WIRELESS TELEPHONE

TELEVISION

Blasting caps prohibited on vehicle equipped with, 31613
Length limitation for camera mobile equipment, 35409
Location of television set in vehicles, 27602
Mobile digital terminal, 27602

TESTS

Brake, see BRAKES
Driver’s license, 1674–1674.6 (1674, 1674.2, 1674.4, 1674.6), 12803, 12814, 13801, 21701
Driving instructor, 11104
Driving school operator, 11102.5
Equipment, 26104
Lights, see LIGHTS AND LIGHTING
Stopping of vehicle for, 2813
Stopping tests, 26456

TEXTING, see WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS DEVICE

THEFT, see STOLEN VEHICLES

THEFT ALARM SYSTEM

Generally, 25251.4, 28085

THREE-WHEELED VEHICLES

Autoette, 175
Motorcycle, 400
motorized tricycle, 407
Operation restrictions, 21714
Safety Helmets, 27803

THROUGH HIGHWAY, see HIGHWAY

TIP-BED TRAILER, see IMPLEMENTS OF HUSBANDRY

TIRES

Chains, 27454, 27459, 27460
Inspection of, on vehicles transporting explosives, 31607, 31610
Installation and sale, 27501-27502
Metal, 395, 22410, 35601
Noise, 27502, 27503
Pneumatic, 485, 27454, 27500-27502 (27500, 27501, 27502), 35101
Protuberances on, 27454
Radial, innertube in, 27455
Recut or regrooved, 27460.5, 27461
Regulations, 27460, 27503
Snow-tread, 558, 27454, 27459-27460
Solid, 560, 22409, 27450-27453 (27450, 27451, 27452, 27453), 35600
Tire traction devices, 605
Tread, 610, 27465
Used tire haulers, 31560
Waste tire haulers, 31560
Weight limitations, 35600-35601
Width of, 27450-27453 (27450, 27451, 27452, 27453), 35101

TITLE, see CERTIFICATE OF OWNERSHIP/TITLE

TOBAGGANING

On highway, 21959

TOLL EVASION, 4770–4775, 23302, 23302.5, 40250–40273

TOLL FACILITIES

Generally, 23250-23255
Crimes, 23302, 23336
Definitions, 23254-23255
Employees, 23252
Highway Patrol policing, 23251, 23253
Lien for tolls, 23303
Parking on, 23333
Payment of tolls, 23301-23303
exemption for authorized emergency vehicles, 23301.5
pay by plate, 23301.8
Pedestrians using, 23331
Publication of regulations, 23335
Regulations authorized, 23334-23336 (23334, 23335, 23336)
Removal of vehicles from, 23270-23273
Sidewalks, 23331
Signs, 23300
Stopping of vehicle, 23333
Towing of vehicles from, 23270-23273
Transportation Department authority, 23250-23253 (23250, 23251, 23252, 23253), 23270-23273, 23303-23336 (23303, 23330, 23331, 23332, 23333, 23334, 23335, 23336)
Trespassing, 23332
Use prohibitions, 23330

TOLL HIGHWAY OR TOLL ROAD

Defined, 611

TOUR BUS

Defined, 612
Employer notification, 2807.1
Inspection of, 34505, 34505.1
Negligent operator, 12810.5
Operator requirements, 12521
Regulation of, 2807.2, 34500, 34506, 34515

TOW DOLLY

Chains required, 29003
Dealer plate, 5016.5
Defined, 617
Fees, 9261
Identification plates, 5011
Special plates, 5014
Time for application, 5015

TOWING

Almond trailers, 36627
Auxiliary dolly, 21715
Bicycles, 21203, 21712
Charges, 22651.1
Cotton trailers, 36626
Damage to property, 22658.1
Driveaway-towaway operation, 29007
Emergency stopping system, 26508
Equipment
brakes, 26311, 26458
broom, 27700
cables and chains, 29004
coupling device, 29003, 29004, 29006
drawbar, 29003, 29005
exemption, 29000, 29007-29008
extension cord for lamps, 24605
fifth wheel, 29001-29002
fire extinguisher, 27700
hitch, 29003-29004
lights, 24600, 24605, 25100, 25110, 25253
locking device, 29002
Forklift trucks, 26307
Implements of husbandry, 36625-36627 (36625, 36626, 36627)
Kickbacks prohibited, 12110
Limitation on, 21715
Passengers in towed vehicles, 21712
Registration requirements for towed vehicles, 4000
Service, records, 10650
Speed, 22406
Swerving by, 21711
Toll facilities, 23270-23273
Unlawful acts, 12110

TOW TRUCKS (TOW VEHICLES)

Defined, 615
Drivers
certificate required, 2430.5
driver history, 2431
notification of arrest or conviction, 2430.3
training, 2436.5, 2436.7
unlawful activities, 2432
Dolly, portable or collapsible, 4014, 29009

Emergency move at direction of peace officer, 34631.5
Equipment, 27700
Exemption from towing equipment requirements, 29000, 29009
Lighting equipment, 24605-24606, 25110, 25253
Parking of, 22513
Signs, 27907
Stationary, 21809

TRACKED VEHICLES

Permits, 35780

TRADE IN VEHICLE

Dealer payoff prior credit or lease balance, 11709.4

TRADEMARKS

Equipment bearing, 24006
Signs showing, 27900

TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE, see SIGNS AND SIGNALS

TRAFFIC OFFICER, see HIGHWAY PATROL

TRAFFIC SAFETY FUND, 42200

TRAFFIC SAFETY PROGRAM, CALIFORNIA

Generally, 2900-2910
Required information, 2911

TRAFFIC SIGNAL

Automated enforcement, 21455.5, 21455.6

TRAFFIC SURVEY

Defined, 627

TRAFFIC VIOLATOR SCHOOLS

Alternative procedure for, 42005.3
Assessment for, 42007, 42007.1
Attendance fee, 11205.1
Auditing, inspecting, monitoring, 11214
Branch or classroom location, defined, 626.2
Certificate of completion, fee, 11208
Completion, 1803.5, 1808.7 , 41501
Change of ownership, 11213
Court assistance programs (CAP), 11205.2
Curriculum requirements, 11219.3
Defined, 626
DMV’s website list, 11205
Established place of business, 320, 1671
Failure to complete program, 40512.6
Fee allocation, 42007.1
Instructor defined, 626.4
License required, 11200
License, suspension of, 11215.5
Lists to courts, 11205
Monitoring, 11205.4
Nongovernmental entity, contracts with, 11222
Records of, 11212
Regulations, 11219

TRAFFIC VIOLATOR SCHOOL INSTRUCTORS

Defined, 626.4
License
cancellation, 11209, 11216
examination, 11207
fee, 11208, 11217
grounds for denial, 11206, 11211
grounds for cancellation, revocation, and suspension, 11215
hearing, 11215, 11216
issuance, 11207
probationary, 11207,11210
re-examination, 11220
renewal, 11207, 11209
requirements, 11206
Records required, 11212
Re-examination by department, 11220
Required records, 11212
Requirements, 11206
Temporary permit, 11207, 11210

TRAFFIC VIOLATOR SCHOOL OWNERS

Accusation, filing of, 11217, 11218
Agent of the department, 11202, 11215
Bond, 11202, 11203.5
Business place maintained by, 320
Cash deposited in lieu of bond, 11203
Change of location, 11213
Criminal conviction, 11212
Death of, 11202
Equipment, 11202
Established place of business, 11202
Executor operating, 11205
False information from license applicant, 11215
Fees, 11208, 11217
Fraud, 11215
Hearing on refusal of license, 11215
License
generally, 11204
cancellation, 11216, 11210
expired, 11209
fee, 11208, 11217
hearing, 11215, 11217
necessity for, 11200
notice of proceeding affecting, 11215, 11217
refusal of, 11211
re-examination, 11220
renewal, 11204, 11209
required, 11200
requirements for, 11202.5
revocation, 11215
suspension, 11215
temporary permit, 11204, 11210
Location, 11202
Probationary license, 11209
Records, 11212
Refund of cash deposit, 11203
Regulations, 11219
Reinstatement fee, 11217
Stipulated penalty, 11218
Temporary permit, 11210

TRAFFIC VIOLATOR SCHOOL OPERATOR

Compromise settlement, 11218
Defined, 626.6
Filing of accusation, 11218
License
expired, 11209
fee, 11208, 11217
hearing, 11215, 11217
necessity for, 11200
notice of proceeding affecting, 11215, 11217
refusal of, 11211
re-examination, 11220
renewal, 11204, 11209
required, 11200
requirements for, 11202.5
revocation, 11215
suspension, 11215
temporary permit, 11204, 11210

TRAILER BUS

Defined, 636

TRAILER COACH

Brakes, 26303
Certificate of ownership, 5351, 9254
Defined, 635
Factory-built housing, 321
Fees, delinquent, 9555
Foreign, exempt from registration, 5354, 6700
Height, 35790.6
Passengers, 21712
Permit for overwidth, 35790
Reflectors, 24607
Registration, 5350-5354
Rental of, 24010
Riding in, 21712
Safety glazing material, 26701
Safety regulations, 34500
Towing, 21712
Transportation of, 5353
Turn signals, 24950
Width limitations, 35789.5, 35790

TRAILER PARKS

Records of stored vehicles, 10650
Report to Highway Patrol, 10652

TRAILERS

Almond, towing of, 36627
Brakes, 26302-26304 (26302, 26303, 26304), 26458
Camp, defined, 242
Cotton, 36005, 36626
Coupling, 29003
Defined, 630
Drawbar, 29003
Exclusion from special plate provisions, 5019
Expiration of registration, 1651.5
Farm produce, 36010
Fenders, 27600
Fifth wheel, 29001-29003 (29001, 29002, 29003) , 35400.6
Hitch, 29003
House, see TRAILER COACH
License plates, 5000
Locking device, 29002
Mudguards, 27600
Plenum chamber, 36101
Reflectors, 24607-24608
Registration requirements, 4000
Rental of, 24010
Safety chain, 29003
Safety regulations, 34500
Shade, 531
Signal lamp, 24950
Speed of, 22406
Stoplamps, 24603
Taillamps, 24600
Towing distance, 21704
Tractor-dump, 565
Utility, 667
Weight limits, 35551.5

TRANSFERS

Certificate unavailable, 5911
Certificate of ownership, 5902, 5753, 9255
Chattel mortgages, 5601, 9256
Conditional sales, see CONDITIONAL SALES
Coowners, 5600.5
Creditors of estate, effect of claims, 5910
Criminal liability for failure to deliver title papers, 5753
Dealer as transferee, 5906
Dealers charging transfer fees, 11713
Death affecting, 5910
Delinquent fees, 9552, 9553.7
Delivery of certificate and registration card, 5600, 5750-5753
Department effecting, 5912-6052 (5912, 6050, 6051, 6052)
Destruction of title papers, 5752
Dismantling, passage of title under certificate of, 11520
Distribution of estate, 5910
Divided interest, 5603
Embezzled vehicle, notice of transfer of, 10505
Endorsement of title papers, 5600-5753 (5600, 5600.5, 5601, 5602, 5603, 5604, 5604.5, 5750, 5751, 5751.5, 5752, 5753)
Expedited service, 9270
Fees for, 5902-5903 (5902, 5902.5, 5903), 9255, 9800
Heirs, 5910
Inheritance, 5910
Injunction relief, 6051
Insurance coverage, notice, 5604
Involuntary transfers, 5601, 5909-5910
Liability, affected by sale, 5602
Lost title documents, 5911, 5752
Mailing of title papers, 5600
Mileage, recording on, 5900, 5906.5
Negligence liability affected by, 5602
New title documents, issuance of, 6050
Nonregistered vehicle, 5904, 6052
Notice of, 5900
Off-highway vehicles, 38250, 38255
One trip permit, 4003.5
Ownership certificate, 5902-5903 (5902, 5902.5, 5903), 9255
Parking violations, 4764
Penalties, waiver of, 9562
Pollution control device, 4000.1
Probate proceedings, 5910
Public vehicle transferred to private ownership, 4155
Refusal to deliver title paper, 5753
Refusal by department, 4750-4751 (4750, 4750.1, 4750.2, 4750.4, 4750.5, 4751)
Registration card, 5600
Release from liability, 5602
Renewal proceedings, department holding title papers under, 5912
Repossession by vendor, 5601
Restraining orders affecting, 6051
Salvage sale, 11515
Security interest, 5905, 5907-5908
Signature on title documents, 5750-5752 (5750, 5751, 5751.5, 5752)
Special plates, transfer of equipment carrying, 5017
Stolen vehicle, notice of transfer, 10505
Temporary receipt, transfer under, 5912
Theft of title papers, 5752
Transferee, defined, 640
Trust receipts provisions, 5907
Vessels, 9855-9856, 9901-9908 (9901, 9902, 9903, 9905, 9906, 9907, 9908), 9913-9918 (9913, 9914, 9915, 9916, 9916.5, 9916.7, 9917, 9918)

TRANSIT BUS

Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District: Maximum length, 35400.7
City of Santa Monica, Illuminated signs, 25353.1
Defined, 642
Certificate, 12804.6
Sacramento Regional Transit District: Bicycle Transportation, 35400.8
Speedometer Requirements, 24017

TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT

Accident reports, confidential use, 20014
Bridges, 22402-22405 (22402, 22403, 22404, 22405)
weight, 35750-35751
Claims presented by, 17300
Contractors, 35716
Defined, 291
Disaster permit issued under authority of, 4005
Freeways, regulation of, 21960
Local regulations, approval for, 21102, 21104, 21109, 21109.5, 21112
Marking of highways by, 21459
Parking regulated by, 22505-22506, 22508, 22510
Permits for vehicles of excessive size or weight, 35780-35791 (35780, 35780.3, 35781, 35782, 35783, 35783.5, 35784, 35784.5, 35785, 35786, 35787, 35788, 35789, 35789.5, 35790, 35790.1, 35790.4, 35790.5, 35790.6, 35791)
Signs maintained by, 21350, 21352-21356 (21352, 21353, 21354, 21355, 21356), 21359, 21361, 21364-21365
Speed limit, decrease of, 22354
Tire provisions applicable to tractors operating under permit from, 27454
Toll facilities, 23251-23253 (23251, 21352, 21353), 23270-23271, 23273, 23303-23336 (23303, 23330, 23331, 23332, 23333, 23334, 23335, 23336)
Towed vehicles, 23273
Traffic control devices, 21400
Variable speed limits, 22355
Weight limit changes by, 35650-35654 (35650, 35651, 35652, 35653, 35654)

TRANSPORTERS

Compromise settlement, 11707
Corporation licensed as, 11700
Crimes, 11703, 11703.1, 11703.2, 11705, 11713
Damages, recovery by licensee, 11726
Decedent’s estate, operation of business by, 11720
Defined, 645
Destination point, moving vehicles from, 11716
Directors as licensees, 11703
Fees paid by, 9262, 9550, 9552
Injunctive relief by licensee, 11726
Licenses
generally, 11700
application for, 11701, 11704
education and examination requirement, 11704.5
grounds for suspension or revocation, 11705-11705.4
hearing, 11705-11708 (11705, 11705.4, 11705.5, 11706, 11707, 11708)
refusal of, 11702-11703.4 (11702, 11703, 11703.1, 11703.2, 11703.3, 11703.4), 11705-11706 (11705, 11705.4, 11705.5, 11706)
surrender of, 8803
Officers as licensee, 11703
Partnership, licensed as, 11703
Probationary license, 11718
Registration, exemption from, 11716
Special plates, 11714-11715, 11717
Stockholders as licensees, 11703
Storage place, moving vehicles to, 11716
Surrender of plates when transporting vehicle for out-of- state sale, 11725
Temporary permit, 11719
Temporary suspension of license, 11706
Tow truck exclusion, 645

TRAP WAGON, see IMPLEMENTS OF HUSBANDRY

TREATMENT PROGRAMS, ALCOHOL

Generally, 23640, 23655, 23670

TRIAL

Infraction, 40901
Written declaration, 40902

TRICYCLE, see MOTORIZED TRICYCLE

TROLLEY COACH

Articulated, 35400
Defined, 650
Eyeshades on, 26711
Mirrors on, 26709
Passing by motor vehicle, 21756
Rules of road applicable to, 21051

TRUCKS

Booster power unit permit, 35786-35787
Breakaway brakes, 26304
Expiration of registration, 1651.5
Gross vehicle weight rating, 4000.6, 9400, 9400.1, 9554.2, 24009
Heavy vehicles, ordinances regulating, 4750, 35700-35722
Nonresident, temporary permit held by, 4004
Reflectors for, 24607-24610 (24607, 24608, 24609, 24610)
Registration card displayed in, 4454
Regulations, 34500
Retarder, 521
Speed, 22406-22413 (22406, 22406.1, 22406.5, 22407, 22409, 22410, 22411, 22413)
Taillamps, 24600
Trademark, 27900-27902 (27900, 27901, 27902)
Trailer brakes, 26458.5
Windshield, 26700
Workmen, trucks transporting, 31400-31401

TRUCK TRACTORS

Defined, 655
Tabs, display of, 4850.5, 5204

TRUST RECEIPTS LAW

Transfer of interest under, 5907

TUNNELS AND TUBES

Caldecott Tunnel, 31301
Explosives transported through, 31614, 31301
Parking in, 22500
Passing within 100 feet of, 21752
Pedestrian traffic, 21109, 21953
Removal of vehicle from, 22651
Speed in, 22402-22405 (22402, 22403, 22404, 22405)
Vehicular traffic, 21109

TURNING

Arm signals, 22110-22111
Bicycle lanes, 21717
Business districts, 22102
Curves, 22105
Divided highways, 21651
Fire department facilities, 22104
Flashing lights, 25251
Grade, 22105, 22108
Green light, 21451
Intersection, 21801, 22100-22101
Left turn, 21453, 21460.5, 21650, 21654, 21659
Markers, 22101
Off-highway vehicles, 38314
Passing on right for vehicle making left turn, 21754
Red light, 21453
Residence district, 22103
Right turn, 21453, 22100
Signal lamp, 24951-24953 (24951, 24952, 24953)
Signals required, 22107-22112 (22107, 22108, 22109, 22110, 22111, 22112)
Signs, 22101, 21455
Slow-moving vehicles use of turnouts, 21656
Taillamps, 24600-24607 (24600, 24601, 24602, 24603, 24604, 24605, 24606, 24607)
U-turn, 665.5, 21451, 21454, 21460-21651 (21460, 21460.5, 21461, 21461.5, 21462, 21463, 21464, 21465, 21466, 21466.5, 21467, 21468, 21650, 21650.1, 21651), 22102-22105 (22102, 22103, 22104, 22105)

TURN-SIGNAL LAMPS, see LIGHTS AND LIGHTING