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§ 5-102. Tickets, rates, and routes for common carriers

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic Utilities

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Utilities (Refs & Annos)
Division I. Public Services and Utilities [Titles 1-15] (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Powers, Duties, and Prohibitions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Powers and Duties of the Commission (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Public Utilities, § 5-102
Formerly cited as MD PUBLIC UTIL COMP § 5-102
§ 5-102. Tickets, rates, and routes for common carriers
Authority of Commission to regulate
(a) The Commission may:
(1) as it considers reasonable and proper, order a common carrier to issue mileage, excursion, school commuter, passenger commuter, or joint interchangeable mile tickets for all or part of the common carrier's route in the State; and
(2) require any two or more common carriers, whose lines form a continuous line of transportation or whose lines could form a continuous line of transportation by means of switch connection, to:
(i) establish through routes and joint rates;
(ii) provide for the manner of securing the through routes or paying the joint rates; and
(iii) apportion the through routes and joint rates between the affected common carriers.
Construction with § 5-101 and § 7-208 of the Transportation Article
(b) This section:
(1) is subject to § 7-208(f) of the Transportation Article; and
(2) does not limit § 5-101 of this subtitle.


Added by Acts 1998, c. 8, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1998. Amended by Acts 2000, c. 61, § 6, eff. April 25, 2000.
Formerly Art. 78, § 74.
MD Code, Public Utilities, § 5-102, MD PUBLIC UTIL § 5-102
Current with legislation effective through July 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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