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File #: 15-0484    Version: 0 Name: Motor Fuel Sales - Air Pumps
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 2/23/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 4/24/2015
Enactment #: 15-346
Title: Motor Fuel Sales - Air Pumps FOR the purpose of repealing a requirement that motor fuel service stations provide patrons with free use of air pumps for tire inflation.
Sponsors: Rochelle Spector, Edward Reisinger, Mary Pat Clarke, Robert Curran
Indexes: Air Pumps, Fuel, Motor, Sale
Attachments: 1. 15-0484~1st Reader, 2. BDC 15-0484, 3. City Solicitor 15-0484, 4. DOT 15-0484, 5. 2nd Reader Amendment - 15-0484, 6. 15-0484~3rd 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 Spector

A BILL ENTITLED

AN ORDINANCE concerning
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Motor Fuel Sales - Air Pumps
FOR the purpose of repealing a requirement that motor fuel service stations provide patrons with free use of air pumps for tire inflation.
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BY repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 2 - Consumer Protections
Section(s) 10-3(c)
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 2. Consumer Protections

Subtitle 10. Motor Fuel Sales

??103. Motor fuel service station facilities.

(c) Free services required.

After January 1, 1980, every retail dealer licensed under this subtitle who opens a new motor fuel service station shall provide free of charge to patrons the following:

(1) toilet facilities and hand washing facilities maintained in good working order and sanitary conditions;

(2) hand towels at every selfservice island for the use of patrons;

[(3) at least 1 air pump for tire inflation in good operating condition and accessible to patrons;] and



(3) [(4)] at least 1 water outlet in good operating condition and accessible to patrons.


SECTION 2. AND BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, That the catchlines contained in this Ordinance are not law and may not be considered to have been enacted as a part of this or any prior...

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