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City of San Mateo Municipal Code.


Owners and drivers of taxicabs are prohibited from permitting or causing the vehicle:

(1) To be operated over any regular route;

(2) To pass any specified point at regular intervals of time, or on a fixed time schedule for the purpose of picking up passengers; or

(3) When hired, to accept other passengers until the service for which they have been hired is completed.

Taxicabs shall at all times, when in operation and not engaged, furnish service on demand to any orderly person for lawful purposes.