11.17.06.10

.10 Waiver of Fee.

A. For purposes of this regulation, the word "blind" means:

(1) Visual acuity not to exceed 20/200 in the better eye with correcting lenses; or

(2) Visual acuity greater than 20/200 but with a limitation in the fields of vision such that the widest diameter of the visual field subtends an angle not greater than 20 degrees.

B. A fee is not required if the applicant for an identification card is exempt under Transportation Article, §12-301(b)(2), Annotated Code of Maryland.

C. An application for a waiver of fees pursuant to Transportation Article, §12-301(b)(2)(ii)—(iv), Annotated Code of Maryland, may be required to be accompanied by a:

(1) Card issued by a governmental agency or tax exempt organization attesting to the disability; or

(2) Signed statement by a licensed physician attesting to the permanent disability, except in a case when a loss of limb is clearly visible.