Peer-to-peer vehicle sharing platforms; definitions, establishes requirements. (SB735)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Peer-to-peer vehicle sharing platforms. Establishes insurance, taxation, recordkeeping, disclosure, and safety recall requirements for peer-to-peer vehicle sharing platforms, defined in the bill. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20105109D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/20/2020Impact statement from TAX (SB735)
01/24/2020Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (SB735)
01/25/2020Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (SB735)
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB735)
02/03/2020Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (12-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Committee substitute printed 20107434D-S1
02/03/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/10/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (14-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Incorporates SB749 (Cosgrove)
02/10/2020Incorporates SB750 (Cosgrove)
02/10/2020Committee substitute printed 20108051D-S2
02/11/2020Read second time
02/11/2020Committee substitute rejected 20107434D-S1
02/11/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108051D-S2
02/11/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/11/2020Amendment by Senator Newman agreed to
02/11/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment SB735ES2
02/11/2020Printed as engrossed 20108051D-ES2
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2020Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee on Finance
02/17/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/17/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2020Assigned App. sub: Transportation & Public Safety
02/19/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/19/2020Committee substitute printed 20108534D-H1
02/19/2020Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/21/2020Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Read second time
02/26/2020Read third time
02/26/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108534D-H1
02/26/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB735H1
02/26/2020Passed House with substitute (95-Y 4-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Passage (95-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Title replaced 20108534D-H1
03/04/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB735ER)
03/05/2020Signed by President
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
03/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB735ER)
04/11/2020Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/22/2020Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
04/22/2020House concurred in Governor's recommendation (88-Y 3-N)
04/22/2020VOTE: (88-Y 3-N)
04/22/2020G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/22/2020Reenrolled bill text (SB735ER2)
04/22/2020Signed by President as reenrolled
04/22/2020Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/22/2020Enacted, Chapter 1266 (effective - see bill)
04/22/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1266)
05/01/2020VOTE: (88-Y 3-N)