2007 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Miscellaneous
Sponsored By:
Delegates Frush, Barnes, Braveboy, Gaines, Griffith, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Proctor, and Vallario
Vehicle Laws - Abandoned Vehicles - Notice


Requiring a police department that takes an abandoned vehicle into custody to provide specified additional notice to the last known vehicle owner, secured party, and insurer; allowing the last known owner of the vehicle or a secured party to authorize another person or the insurer to secure the release of the vehicle; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Abandoned Vehicles
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Local Government Mandates
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 25-204 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered