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Maryland Transportation Code 16-303

Maryland Transportation Code 16-303 is the law that makes it a crime to drive while privilege to canceled, suspended, refused or revoked.  If you’ve been charged with any section of Maryland Transportation Code 16-303, call the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC, at 410-288-2900 or email the office for immediate legal help.  You can also schedule a free confidential consultation, same day appointments available.

The following Maryland Transportation Code is current through 2014 legislation effective October 1, 2014.

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Transportation Title 16 Vehicle Laws in Maryland for Drivers’ Licenses

Subtitle 3. Violation of License Provisions

Maryland TRANSPORTATION Code §16-303  (As of 2014)

Maryland Transportation Code 16-303. Driving while privilege is canceled, suspended, refused, or revoked

16-303(a) Refused licenses.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is refused in this State or any other state.

16-303(b) Canceled licenses.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is canceled in this State.

16-303(c) Suspended licenses generally.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is suspended in this State.

16-303(d) Revoked licenses.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is revoked in this State.

16-303(e) Licenses canceled by other states.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license issued by any other state is canceled.

16-303(f) Licenses suspended by other states.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license issued by any other state is suspended.

16-303(g) Licenses revoked by other states.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license issued by any other state is revoked.

16-303(h) Licenses suspended under certain provisions of article.

A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is suspended under § 17-106, § 26-204, § 26-206, or § 27-103 of this article.

16-303(i) License suspended by another state for failure to appear or pay fine.

(1) This subsection applies only to a person whose license or privilege to drive is suspended under the traffic laws or regulations of another state for:
(i) Failure to comply with a notice to appear in a court of that state contained in a traffic citation issued to the person; or
(ii) Failure to pay a fine for a violation of any traffic laws or regulations of that state.

(2) A person may not drive a motor vehicle on any highway or on any property specified in § 21-101.1 of this article while the person’s license or privilege to drive is suspended under the traffic laws or regulations of any other state as described in paragraph (1) of this subsection.

16-303(j) Assessment of points.

(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2) of this subsection, any individual who violates a provision of this section shall be assessed the points as provided for in § 16-402(a)(34) of this title.
(2) Any individual who violates a provision of subsection (h) or subsection (i) of this section shall be assessed the points as provided for in § 16-402(a)(14) of this title.

If you’re facing 16-303 charges in Maryland, contact the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC for immediate traffic ticket help at 410-288-2900.

For more information about Maryland Transportation Code 16-303, visit our Driving on a Suspended License Page.

For more information on the penalties for violating 16-303, visit our Driving While License Suspended Penalty Page.

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