POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Hull Caballero Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 16 Vehicles and Tra Chapter 16.40 Private For-Hire Transportation Regulations.
16.40.600 Currently Permitted Companies, Vehicles and Drivers Grandfathered; Renewal Process.

A.  All companies, vehicles and drivers that are currently permitted by the City on the date that this ordinance passes do not need to reapply for new permits upon passage of the ordinance, but must otherwise adhere to all the requirements as found in this Chapter.


B.  As of January 1, 2010, all previously permitted companies, vehicles and drivers must comply with all provisions of this Chapter, regardless of their permit, decal or taxiplate expiration date.  All companies, vehicles and drivers are required to obtain new permits, decals and taxiplates by January 1, 2010. 


C.  To achieve the goal of staggered renewal dates, the Board may by administrative rule require that the initial permit term of some permittees be for less than the 12 month term required under this Chapter.  The fees associated with any permit terms that are less than the 12 month requirement will be prorated as necessary to reflect the shorter permit duration.


D.  Notwithstanding 16.40.600 A., all drivers that are currently permitted by the City on the date this ordinance passes must satisfy the customer service, knowledge and skills tests outlined in 16.40.090 F. – G. no later than December 31, 2010.