A person commits the offense of employing or providing a vehicle to an unqualified driver if the person does any of the following:
Employs another person for the purpose of engaging in a particular type of operation of a vehicle for which the person does not have an appropriate grant of driving privileges from this state in the form of a license, driver permit, endorsement or statutory grant of driving privileges allowing the person to engage in the particular type of operation.
Rents, leases or otherwise furnishes a motor vehicle owned or controlled by the person to any other person without first seeing the other person’s license, driver permit or license with endorsement allowing the person, under the vehicle code, to operate the particular type of vehicle being furnished.
The offense described in this section, employing or providing a vehicle to an unqualified driver, is a Class D traffic violation. [1985 c.608 §7; 1995 c.383 §10; 2003 c.14 §486]