Governing Law and Regulations
Adoption of federal regulations: South Carolina Code of Regulations (R.) 38-424
South Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS) State Transport Police
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. South Carolina has adopted the federal hazardous materials regulations as they apply to motor carriers.
• Administration and enforcement. DPS's State Transport Police administer and enforce the hazardous materials transportation rules.