SB0034 (CH0344)

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2017 Regular Session



Motor Vehicles - Leased Vehicles - Inspections, Insurance, and Excise Tax

Sponsored by:

Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 344

Synopsis:Exempting from the motor vehicle excise tax a vehicle that is leased by the State or a political subdivision of the State; prohibiting the Motor Vehicle Administration from issuing, reinstating, or renewing a vehicle registration for a motor vehicle lessee who has an unpaid insurance penalty; and exempting a leased vehicle transferred to the lessee at the end of the lease term from the requirement to obtain a motor vehicle safety inspection.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
By Request of the Governor
Budget and Taxation  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration
Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Excise Tax
Leases and Rent
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Administration
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Motor Vehicle Registration
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(13-810, 17-106, 23-106)

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November 28, 2017 1:08 P.M.