• Drivers can voluntarily submit to a 10-point fingerprint identity verification criminal background check. Riders will have an option to choose drivers that agreed to the additional background check and drivers that are veterans.
• The pilot-program is designed so the city can gather performance data on ride-share company operations in San Antonio, with intent to inform any additional changes to the city's vehicle-for-hire ordinance.
• Requires ride-share companies to conduct initial and annual third-party criminal background and driver history checks.
• Drivers must comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and receive related training.
• There's a zero-tolerance policy for drugs and alcohol, any kind of harassment and for discrimination, as outlined in the city's non-discrimination ordinance.
• Ride-share companies, drivers, or both must meet new state insurance requirementsbefore participating in the pilot program.
• Requires an inspection before a vehicle begins operating.
• Lets the city conduct random visual inspections of active drivers and vehicles.
• The ride-share companies will provide certain operations data to city staff each quarter.
• And they'll have to pay $1 for trips originating at the airport.
• Both parties may terminate the agreement with 30 days notice.
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