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§ 9-230. Vanpool operator or passenger

West's Annotated Code of MarylandLabor and Employment

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Labor and Employment
Title 9. Workers' Compensation (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Covered Employees and Employers (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-230
§ 9-230. Vanpool operator or passenger
(a)(1) In this section the following words have the meanings indicated.
(2) “Ridesharing” has the meaning stated in § 11-150.1 of the Transportation Article.
(3) “Vanpool operation” has the meaning stated in § 11-175.1(a) of the Transportation Article.
Scope of section
(b) This section applies only with respect to a vanpool operation in which the vehicle:
(1) is leased, operated, or owned by an employer for ridesharing;
(2) operates between the residence and place of employment of the passengers; and
(3) is insured in accordance with § 13-422 of the Transportation Article.
(c) An individual is a covered employee while operating a vehicle in a vanpool operation as part of the duties of the individual for the employer.
(d) A passenger in a vanpool operation is not a covered employee.


Added by Acts 1991, c. 8, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1991.
Formerly Art. 101, § 21.
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-230, MD LABOR & EMPLY § 9-230
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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