2013 Maryland Code
TRANSPORTATION
§ 16-902 - Duties of police officer


MD Transp Code § 16-902 (2013) What's This?

§16-902.

If a driver who is subject to this subtitle is stopped by a police officer who has probable cause to believe that the driver has committed a violation described in this subtitle, the police officer shall:

(1) As soon as practicable contact the U.S. Department of State office in order to verify the driver’s status and immunity, if any;

(2) Record all relevant information from any driver’s license or identification card, including a driver’s license or identification card issued by the U.S. Department of State; and

(3) Within 5 workdays after the date of the stop, forward the following to the Administration:

(i) A vehicle accident report, if the driver was involved in a vehicle accident;

(ii) If a citation or other charging document was issued to the driver, a copy of the citation or other charging document; and

(iii) If a citation or other charging document was not issued to the driver, a written report of the incident.

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