2013 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Towing, Recovery, and Storage - Methods of Payment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Minnick


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters

Synopsis:Repealing specified payment alternatives that under specified circumstances allow a person that provides vehicle towing, recovery, or storage services to avoid having to accept payment by at least two major, nationally recognized credit cards; requiring a police department or other person that stores an abandoned vehicle to accept payment for outstanding towing, preservation, and storage charges by cash or at least two major, nationally recognized credit cards; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Minnick and Anderson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Abandoned Property
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(21-10A-05, 25-203)

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.