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File #: 19-0455    Version: 0 Name: Reserved Parking Space for Disabled Persons - Eligibility
Type: Ordinance Status: In Committee
File created: 10/7/2019 In control: Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Reserved Parking Space for Disabled Persons - Eligibility For the purpose of repealing a certain requirement for a disabled person to be eligible to obtain a reserved parking space; and conforming related provisions.
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, John T. Bullock, Bill Henry, Shannon Sneed, Leon F. Pinkett, III
Indexes: Disabled Persons, Eligibility, Parking
Attachments: 1. 19-0455~1st Reader
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Burnett

A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Reserved Parking Space for Disabled Persons - Eligibility
For the purpose of repealing a certain requirement for a disabled person to be eligible to obtain a reserved parking space; and conforming related provisions.
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By repealing and re-ordaining, with amendments
Article 31 - Transit and Traffic
Section(s) 9-1(a)
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 31. Transit and Traffic

Subtitle 9. Parking for Disabled Persons and Helpers

Part 1. Reserved Parking for Disabled Persons

ยง 9-1. Criteria for obtaining.

(a) In general.

A disabled person may be eligible for a reserved parking space if the person meets the following criteria:

(1) the disability of the applicant must be permanent or of a nature expected to adversely affect the applicant for at least 1 year;

(2) the applicant must be unable to use public transportation, leaving a personal vehicle as the only means of transportation;


(3) the applicant must be the sole operator of the vehicle or, if the applicant is dependent upon a non-handicapped driver for transportation, the driver must reside in the same household;

(4) parking space must be available that is not restricted by other parking regulatio...

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