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Motor Vehicles - Vehicle Event Data Recorders

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lam


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing that an event data recorder in specified motor vehicles and any data recorded are the property of the motor vehicle owner; prohibiting a person other than the owner of the motor vehicle from retrieving data from a vehicle event data recorder, subject to specified exceptions; prohibiting a motor vehicle lessor from requiring the lessee to consent to the retrieval or use of data on an event data recorder as a condition of the lease; defining "event data recorder"; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lam, Carr, Chang, Ebersole, Moon, and Platt
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Disclosure
Leases and Rent
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Recordings -see also- Video
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(11-215, 19-518)
Article - Transportation

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October 24, 2017 5:05 P.M.