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§ 8-744. Registration of for-hire water carriers

West's Annotated Code of MarylandNatural ResourcesEffective: October 1, 2010

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Natural Resources
Title 8. Waters (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 7. State Boat Act (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2010
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 8-744
§ 8-744. Registration of for-hire water carriers
For-hire water carrier defined
(a) In this section, “for-hire water carrier” means a vessel used to accept or solicit passengers for:
(1) Transportation between points along State waters in exchange for remuneration; and
(2) Sightseeing and touring in State waters in exchange for remuneration.
Insurance policy or bond
(b) Before the Department registers a for-hire water carrier, the Department shall require the for-hire water carrier to show, to the Department's satisfaction, that the water carrier holds an insurance policy or a bond in an amount that is required of a motor vehicle carrying the same number of passengers in accordance with COMAR
(c) The Department may adopt regulations to implement this section.


Added by Acts 2010, c. 449, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2010.
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 8-744, MD NAT RES § 8-744
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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