2013 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Towing Companies - Disposal of Abandoned Vehicles

Sponsored by:

Delegate Smigiel


In the House - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing the Motor Vehicle Administration to issue a salvage certificate to a towing company that takes possession of an abandoned vehicle under specified circumstances; requiring a towing company to provide specified notice to specified persons before applying for a salvage certificate for an abandoned vehicle; altering the scope of specified provisions of law requiring a police department to provide specified notices under specified circumstances if an abandoned vehicle is taken into custody; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Smigiel, McDermott, and Otto
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):Abandoned Vehicles
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Motor Vehicle Administration
Wreckers and Scrap Processors
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(11-152, 13-506, 25-201, 25-203, 25-204, 25-205)

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.