June 8, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas — Texas lawmakers want to consider setting statewide rules for the “sharing economy.” The rules would cover everything from Uber and Lyft, to Airbnb and on-demand chefs. “It is important that we put in place proper security measures when appropriate, but not impose them as a barrier to competition,” said Rep. RenĂ© Oliveira, D-Texas House District 37….
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