SB0868 (CH0204)

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session



Public Utilities - Transportation Network Services and For-Hire Transportation

Sponsored by:

Senator Ferguson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 204

Synopsis:Authorizing the establishment of transportation network services in the State; requiring specified motor vehicle insurance to be issued by specified insurers under specified circumstances; prohibiting a person from operating a specified motor vehicle for hire under a specified permit unless the person holds a specified license issued by the Public Service Commission; authorizing the Commission to issue a permanent driver's license if the applicant submits a specified criminal background check; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Ferguson, Middleton, Benson, Hershey, Klausmeier, Mathias, Pugh, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1231
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Accidents
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Criminal Background Investigations
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Drivers' Licenses
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Electronic Government
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
For-Hire Driving -see also- Taxicabs
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Insurance Administration
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Montgomery County
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Inspection
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Motor Vehicle Operation
Motor Vehicle Registration
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Prince George's County
Public Service Commission
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Substance Abuse
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(3-319, 19-517, 19-517.1)
Article - Public Utilities
(10-101, 10-103, 10-401 through 10-407, 10-401, 10-402, 1-101, 10-104.1)

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October 24, 2017 4:50 P.M.