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Vehicle Laws - Injury or Death of Vulnerable Road User - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lafferty


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from causing the serious physical injury or death of a vulnerable road user as a result of the person operating a vehicle in a careless or distracted manner or in violation of certain provisions of the Maryland Vehicle Law; establishing certain penalties for a violation of the Act; defining the term "vulnerable road user"; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate Lafferty
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Developmental Disabilities -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Driver Education
Drivers' Licenses
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Emergency Medical Services
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Motorcycles, Mopeds and Motor Scooters
Motor Vehicle Operation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Traffic Regulation
Vulnerable Adults -see also- Developmental Disabilities; Eld
Statutes:Article - Transportation

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February 3, 2018 1:05 P.M.