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§ 14-401. Disciplinary panels for resolution of disciplinary actions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: May 2, 2013

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 14. Physicians (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Disciplinary Actions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: May 2, 2013
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-401
§ 14-401. Disciplinary panels for resolution of disciplinary actions
In general
(a) There are two disciplinary panels through which allegations of grounds for disciplinary action against a licensed physician or an allied health professional shall be resolved.
Composition of panel members
(b)(1) The chair of the Board shall assign each member of the Board to one of the disciplinary panels established under subsection (a) of this section.
(2) Each disciplinary panel shall consist of 11 Board members.
(3) Of the 11 members on a disciplinary panel:
(i) 6 shall be practicing licensed physicians;
(ii) 1 shall be a practicing licensed physician with a full-time faculty appointment;
(iii) 1 shall be a representative of the Department or a licensed physician assistant; and
(iv) 3 shall be members of the public.
(4) The chair of the Board may serve as an ex-officio member of the disciplinary panel to which the chair was not assigned as a member under paragraph (1) of this subsection.
(5) The chair of the Board shall select a member of each disciplinary panel to be the chair of the disciplinary panel.
(6) A quorum of a disciplinary panel consists of 7 members.


Added by Acts 2013, c. 401, § 1, eff. May 2, 2013.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-401, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 14-401
Current with legislation effective through July 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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