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RULE 16-803. CONTINUITY OF OPERATIONS PLAN

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 16. Court Administration
Chapter 800. Miscellaneous Court Administration Matters
MD Rules, Rule 16-803
RULE 16-803. CONTINUITY OF OPERATIONS PLAN
(a) Duty to Prepare, Monitor, and Test. With the assistance of the Administrative Office of the Courts, the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals, the Chief Judge of the Court of Special Appeals, the County Administrative Judge of each circuit court in consultation with the Circuit Administrative Judge for the judicial circuit, and the Chief Judge of the District Court shall be responsible for:
(1) preparing a detailed plan for the continuity of operations of their respective courts in the event of a public emergency or catastrophic health emergency and assuring that the judges of their respective courts and other necessary judicial and non-judicial personnel are familiar with the plan; and
(2) monitoring, periodically testing, and updating the plan and certifying to the State Court Administrator on or before January 1 and July 1 of each year that they have complied with this section.
(b) Conformance to AOC Guidelines. The plan shall conform to guidelines established by the Administrative Office of the Courts. The plan and any amendments to it shall be submitted to the State Court Administrator.
Source: This Rule is new.

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[Adopted June 6, 2016, eff. July 1, 2016.]
MD Rules, Rule 16-803, MD R CTS J AND ATTYS Rule 16-803
Current with amendments received through June 15, 2017
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