2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of House Interim Committee on Consumer Protection and Government Efficiency)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to charges for towing motor vehicles; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Directs each city with population of 15,000 or more to set maximum rates for towing and related services when tower tows motor vehicle without consent or authorization of owner or operator.
Prohibits city with population of less than 15,000 from setting maximum rates unless county in which city is located does not set maximum rates. Requires tower to obtain license from city or county, as appropriate, that has set maximum rates for towing and related services in city or county in which tower is operating, before towing vehicle without consent or authorization of owner or operator. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|