Weight Break

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Weight Break

The weight of cargo to be transported that is sufficient for the owner to become eligible for some sort of bulk rate. The weight break is the quantity necessary for a per unit reduction in price for the cargo's transportation. It is also called the weight threshold.
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Appellant alleged that the postconviction court's refusal to characterize his first-degree controlled-substance sale conviction as a second-degree controlled-substance sale conviction based on the DSRA's updated weight thresholds violated his constitutional right to equal protection because it treated offenders differently based on the dates of their crimes and because the pre-DSRA sentencing guidelines disparately impacted African Americans.
Mandatory minimum sentences had been increased, others decreased or eliminated, and drug weight thresholds modified.
As the weight of LTL shipments go up, rates per 100 pounds go down as your shipments reach certain weight thresholds .