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§ 5-401. Complaints--Filing; requirements

West's Annotated Code of MarylandGeneral ProvisionsEffective: October 1, 2014

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Maryland Public Ethics Law (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Procedures for Complaint of Violation of Title (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2014
MD Code, General Provisions, § 5-401
Formerly cited as MD CODE, SG, § 15-401
§ 5-401. Complaints--Filing; requirements
Commencement of action
(a)(1) Any entity may file with the Ethics Commission a written complaint alleging a violation of this title.
(2) A complaint filed under this subsection shall be:
(i) signed; and
(ii) made under oath.
On motion of Ethics Commission
(b) The Ethics Commission on its own motion may issue a complaint alleging a violation of this title.
Copy to respondent
(c) The Ethics Commission shall promptly transmit a copy of the complaint to the respondent.


Added by Acts 2014, c. 94, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2014.
MD Code, General Provisions, § 5-401, MD GEN PROVIS § 5-401
Current through legislation effective through June 1, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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