Natural Gas Vehicle Weight Exemption

A vehicle powered by compressed or liquefied natural gas may exceed the state’s gross and axle vehicle weight limits by a weight equal to the difference between the weight of the vehicle with the natural gas tank and a comparable diesel tank system, up to 2,000 pounds. This exemption applies on all state roads and interstate highways.

(Reference Louisiana Revised Statutes 32:386)

Jurisdiction: Louisiana

Type: State Incentives

Enacted: May 27, 2016

Technologies: Natural Gas

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