[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Harrisburg by Ord. No. 51-1982. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Regulation of motor vehicles for hire: see 3rd Class Code § 2602 (53 P.S. § 37602).
Traffic regulations: see § 3-101 et seq.
An annual license fee of $50 is hereby levied on each motor bus and motor omnibus transporting as a common carrier on designated or scheduled routes passengers for pay or hire within the limits of the City, or from points within the City to any suburb thereof within a radius of 10 miles.
Application for registration of each motor bus and motor omnibus regulated by the provisions of this chapter shall be made by the individual, association, partnership, authority or corporation operating the same to the Tax Enforcement Administrator, who shall thereupon, after payment of the required license fee to the City Treasurer, register such vehicle for the license tax year beginning January 1 of each year, or portion thereof as provided in this chapter, and issue to the applicant a license card evidencing each such registration.
The license shall at all times be displayed in a conspicuous place in each motor bus and motor omnibus required to be licensed when the vehicle is transporting passengers and shall be presented for inspection at any time to and on request of any police officer of the City.
Any person who violates the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to the general code penalty, § 1-301.99 of these Codified Ordinances.