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§ 20-106. Duty of driver upon striking domestic animal with vehicle

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTransportation

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Transportation
Title 20. Vehicle Laws--Accidents and Accident Reports (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Transportation, § 20-106
§ 20-106. Duty of driver upon striking domestic animal with vehicle
Notification of State or local police
(a) In addition to the other requirements of this title, if a motor vehicle strikes and injures a domestic animal, the driver of the motor vehicle immediately shall notify the appropriate State or local police of the accident.
Notification of local organization or governmental agency to provide medical care
(b) On receipt of notice under this section, the police shall notify the local organization or governmental agency designated by the appropriate local government to give such injured animals medical care.

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Added by Acts 1977, c. 274, § 2.
MD Code, Transportation, § 20-106, MD TRANS § 20-106
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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