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What are the regulations on the height of splash guards (mud flaps)?

A It depends on the state.
Explaination
Currently, there are no federal regulations governing the height of splash guards (mud flaps). Each state is free to issue its own regulations, and those regulations vary from one state to another. To find out about your state's regulations, check with your state's transportation department. However, you should check that any mud flaps that are installed on your vehicle are securely mounted and in good condition.
B They must be no more than 15 inches above the ground when the vehicle is completely unloaded.
C They must be no more than 8 inches above the ground when the vehicle is fully loaded.