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Uber, Lyft secure future in Maryland with passage of ride-share law
Uber, Lyft secure future in Maryland with passage of ride-share law

Gov. Larry Hogan signaled Tuesday that he would sign legislation, passed in the waning hours of the legislative session Monday, that would secure the future in Maryland for popular ride-share outfits Uber and Lyft. The bill clears the way for the companies to operate legally in the state under a far less burdensome regulatory structure than applies to traditional taxi companies. Erin Montgomery, a Hogan spokeswoman, said the governor was "giving the bill one last look" before making a final decision on whether to sign it, but "believes it's a forward-thinking framework for bringing transportation network services and more jobs to our state." Hogan's...

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