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§ 16-120. Individuals receiving public assistance for blindness

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTransportation

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 16. Vehicle Laws--Drivers' Licenses (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Issuance, Expiration, and Renewal of Licenses (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Transportation, § 16-120
§ 16-120. Individuals receiving public assistance for blindness
Request for names of individuals receiving public assistance for blindness
(a) At regular intervals, the Administration shall request of the Social Services Administration the name of each individual receiving public assistance for blindness. The Social Services Administration promptly shall furnish the requested information.
Vision examinations
(b) On receipt of the requested information, the Administration shall:
(1) As soon as practicable, arrange for an examination of the vision of each named individual who holds a driver's license; and
(2) If the individual fails to meet the vision requirements of this subtitle, cancel his license.
Confidentiality of information
(c)(1) The information obtained by the Administration under this section:
(i) Is confidential;
(ii) May be disclosed only on court order; and
(iii) May be used only to determine the qualifications of an individual to drive.
(2) A person may not use this information for any other purpose.


Added by Acts 1977, c. 14, § 2, eff. July 1, 1977.
Formerly Art. 66 ½, § 6110.2.
MD Code, Transportation, § 16-120, MD TRANS § 16-120
Current with all legislation from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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