2013 Regular Session



Motor Vehicles - Towing Services - Licensing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Niemann


In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting, after October 1, 2015, a person from registering a tow truck unless the person obtains a towing license; authorizing a police department to take an improperly registered tow truck into custody; requiring, after October 1, 2015, a person to obtain a license from the Motor Vehicle Administration before driving a tow truck in the State, operating a towing service in the State, or operating a specified vehicle storage facility in the State; establishing the Towing Regulation Advisory Board in the MVA; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Niemann and Malone
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Criminal Background Investigations
Drivers' Licenses
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicle Administration
Motor Vehicle Registration
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Search and Seizure
Sexual Offenses
Signs and Billboards
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(13-920, 27-101, 15-901 through 15-919)

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.