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Maryland Student Transportation Safety Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miele


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Requiring specified school vehicles in the State to be equipped with seat belts; prohibiting a person from operating school vehicles unless the person and each occupant are restrained by a seat belt; authorizing a local school system or a nonpublic school to establish policies regarding the restraint of pupils by seat belts on school vehicles; requiring the operator of a school vehicle to notify the local school system or the nonpublic school the student attends if the student fails to comply with seat belt requirements; etc
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Miele, Fraser-Hidalgo, Angel, Barkley, Ciliberti, Ebersole, Folden, Frush, Glenn, Jones, McDonough, Pena-Melnyk, Sophocleus, Stein, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2019
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Motor Vehicle Registration
Private Schools
Public Schools
School Buses
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(11-153, 11-154, 11-173, 11-174, 16-113, 22-412, 22-412.3)

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.