City of Lexington, MO
Lafayette County
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Cross Reference — Motor vehicles and traffic, § 15-1 et seq.
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State Law Reference — Authority to license and regulate taxicabs, RSMo. § 94.270.
[Ord. of 12-3-1945, § 1]
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate within the City a taxicab or motor vehicle for the transportation of persons for hire without first procuring from the City Clerk a license therefor.
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Cross Reference — For fees, see § 13-4 (81)
[Ord. of 12-3-1945, § 2]
The applicant for a license to operate a taxicab or motor vehicle for hire shall file with the City Clerk an insurance policy issued by an insurance company authorized to do business in the State, which insurance policy shall bind the obligors thereunder to make compensation for injuries to persons and loss or damage to property resulting from the negligent operation of such taxicab or motor vehicle, to the minimum extent provided by State law. No license required by this Article shall be issued unless such policy of insurance is first filed in the office of the City Clerk.