2011 Regular Session


File Code: Utility Regulation Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 402
Sponsored By:
Delegates Love, Barnes, Beidle, Costa, George, Kipke, Pena-Melnyk, and Sophocleus
Motor Carrier Companies - Local Public Transportation Systems - Exemption from Motor Carrier Permit Requirement


Providing that a motor carrier permit is not required for a local public transportation system established under a law enacted by the local governing body of a county or municipal corporation; providing that a motor carrier permit is not required for a motor vehicle used by a privately owned transportation company exclusively to provide transportation system services under a specified contract; requiring a privately owned transportation company to obtain a specified motor carrier permit; and repealing exemptions for particular counties.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (133-2)
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules

Sponsored by:

Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Buses -see also- School Buses
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utilities
( 9-201 , 9-207 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 703893/01     Offered on: April 9, 2011   at: 1:22 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
April 7, 2011: Third Reading Passed (133-2)