HB1179 (CH0734)

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2016 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - HOV Lanes - Plug-In Electric Drive and Hybrid Vehicles

Sponsored by:

Delegate McMillan


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 734

Synopsis:Authorizing specified hybrid vehicles to use a specified high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane regardless of the number of passengers under specified circumstances; making specified requirements regarding the use of HOV lanes by plug-in electric drive vehicles applicable to qualified hybrid vehicles; extending the termination date for the exemption allowing the use of HOV lanes by plug-in electric drive vehicles; terminating specified provisions in the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates McMillan, Anderton, Beidle, Carr, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Ghrist, Gilchrist, Holmes, Jacobs, Kipke, McCray, Miele, Moon, Oaks, Otto, Pena-Melnyk, S. Robinson, Stein, and Szeliga
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Industry and Technology
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Operation
Traffic Regulation
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(21-314, 23-202, 25-108)
Article - Chapter of the Acts
(2010, 2013)

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October 24, 2017 5:04 P.M.