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§ 9-208. Motor coaches owned or operated by not-for-profit entities

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic UtilitiesEffective: October 1, 2017

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Utilities (Refs & Annos)
Division I. Public Services and Utilities [Titles 1-15] (Refs & Annos)
Title 9. Carrier Companies (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Motor Carrier Companies (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2017
MD Code, Public Utilities, § 9-208
Formerly cited as MD PUBLIC UTIL COMP § 9-208
§ 9-208. Motor coaches owned or operated by not-for-profit entities
Application of section
(a) This section does not apply to a motor coach that is licensed by the Commission to provide transportation of persons for hire.
License required to operate motor coach
(b) A nonprofit entity that owns and operates a motor coach with a capacity of at least 30 passengers and gross vehicle weight rating of at least 32,000 pounds shall obtain a license for the motor coach from the Commission.
Inspection of motor coach
(c) The nonprofit entity shall have the motor coach inspected for safety every 12 months by an authorized Maryland inspection station.
Motor coach not subject to tariffs
(d) A motor coach that is licensed under this section and only provides service for or on behalf of a nonprofit entity is not subject to tariffs or rate making under this division.


Added by Acts 2000, c. 297, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2000. Amended by Acts 2010, c. 52, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2010; Acts 2017, c. 631, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2017.
MD Code, Public Utilities, § 9-208, MD PUBLIC UTIL § 9-208
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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