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Towing laws and regulations may vary from state to state.
Contact your state for current information. Check out these helpful
state specific links for more information on the web.

State   Website
Alabama http://dps.alabama.gov/Home/wfContentTableColumned.aspx?ID=40&PLH1=HPMANUALS
Alaska   http://www.dot.state.ak.us/
Arizona   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/arizona.htm
Arkansas   http://www.arkansashighways.com/act300/AR%20Motor%20Veh%2011E.pdf
California   http://www.chp.ca.gov/programs/rotation.html
Colorado   http://www.colorado.gov/oed/industry-license/344IndDetail.html
Connecticut   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/connecticut.htm?printer=true
Delaware   http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title2/1000/1300/1301.shtml
Florida   https://www.flrules.org/gateway/chapterhome.asp?chapter=15B-9
Georgia   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/rules-regulations/administration/fmcsr/fmcsrguide.aspx?section_type=A
Hawaii   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/hawaii.htm
Idaho   http://www.legislature.idaho.gov/idstat/Title49/T49CH18.htm
Illinois   http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/ilcs/ilcs4.asp?DocName=062500050HCh.+18d&ActID=1815&ChapterID=49&SeqStart=182900000&SeqEnd=184900000
Indiana   CALL Indiana Department of Transportation 317-232-5533
Iowa   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/iowa.htm?printer=true
Kansas   http://www.kcc.state.ks.us/trans/ktc_handbook.pdf
Kentucky   http://dmc.kytc.ky.gov/CMVCS/home.htm
Louisiana   http://www.legis.state.la.us/
Maine   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/maine.htm?printer=true
Maryland   http://www.sha.maryland.gov/OOTS/motorcarrierhandbook.pdf
Massachusetts   http://www.mass.gov/eea/grants-and-tech-assistance/guidance-technical-assistance/agencies-and-divisions/dpu/dpu-divisions/transportation-division/
Michigan   http://www.legislature.mi.gov/(S(ej4ffs55cp3c0xuqdfjsik55))/mileg.aspx?page=GetObject&objectname=mcl-257-716
Minnesota   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/minnesota.htm?printer=true
Mississippi   Under 26,000 lbs exempt. Depends on whether towing intra or interstate
Missouri   http://www.moga.mo.gov/statutes/C300-399/3040000154.HTM
Montana   http://www.doj.mt.gov/enforcement/highwaypatrol/towtruck.asp
Nebraska   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/nebraska.htm?printer=true
Nevada   http://www.dmvnv.com/salvage.htm
New Hampshire   http://www.nh.gov/dot/laws/index.htm
New Jersey   http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/fstone/towing.html
New Mexico   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/new_mexico.htm
New York   http://www.dmv.ny.gov/
North Carolina   http://www.nccrimecontrol.org/Index2.cfm?a=000003,000014,001773
North Dakota   http://www.nd.gov/ndhp/
Ohio   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/ohio.htm?printer=true
Oklahoma   http://www.dps.state.ok.us/ws/wsapp.htm
Oregon   http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/rules/OARS_200/OAR_257/257_050.html
Pennsylvania   Call Pennsylvania DOT at 1-800-932-4600 ask for information on Tow Truck Regulations
Rhode Island   http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/intl-programs/canada/states/rhode_island.htm
South Carolina   http://www.scdps.gov/schp/wreckerregulations.html
South Dakota   http://legis.state.sd.us/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Statute=32-19&Type=Statute
Tennessee   http://www.tennessee.gov/safety/forms/Towing%20Service%20Standards%20Manual.pdf
Texas   http://www.license.state.tx.us/towing/towinglaw.htm
Utah   http://www.utahmc.com/trucking_guide/28
Vermont   http://dmv.vermont.gov/sites/dmv/files/pdf/DMV-VN166-Motor_Carrier_Safety_Regs.pdf
Virginia   http://www.dcjs.virginia.gov/pss/towing/
Washington   http://www.dol.wa.gov/business/vehicletransport/docs/RTTOMan.pdf
West Virginia   http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/Code.cfm?chap=17c&art=15
Wisconsin   http://www.witow.org/tow-regs-home.htm
Wyoming   http://www.dot.state.wy.us/wydot/trucking_commercial_vehicles