Sec. 25-141. Driving time restricted.
(a) It shall be unlawful for any person to drive any motor vehicle on the highways of this city for more than thirteen (13) hours in any period of twenty-four (24) hours or for a period which, when added to the time such person may have driven a motor vehicle over the highways out of this city, would make an aggregate of more than thirteen (13) hours in any period of twenty-four (24) hours; provided, however, that the provisions of this section shall not apply to the operation of motor vehicles used in snow removal or similar emergency situations by the state department of highways and transportation or the City of Lynchburg or their contractors or agents.
(b) It shall also be unlawful for the owner of any such vehicle to cause or permit the same to be driven in violation of this section. (Code 1959, § 20-96; Ord. of 11-27-79; Ord. No. O-79-349, § 1, 11-27-79)
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