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§ 4-104. Staff

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState GovernmentEffective: June 1, 2024

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 4. Comptroller (Refs & Annos)
Effective: June 1, 2024
MD Code, State Government, § 4-104
§ 4-104. Staff
In general
(a)(1) The Comptroller may employ a staff in accordance with the State budget.
(2) The staff shall perform the duties that the Comptroller assigns.
Chief Deputy Comptroller; deputy comptrollers
(b)(1) From among the employees on the staff, the Comptroller may designate 1 Chief Deputy Comptroller and 1 or more deputy comptrollers.
(2) While in office, the Chief Deputy Comptroller and each deputy comptroller shall be covered by a surety bond or an insurance policy of the type and in the amount of coverage determined by the State Treasurer under § 5-108 of this article.
(3) A designation as Chief Deputy Comptroller or as deputy comptroller may be terminated:
(i) by the Comptroller for any reason that the Comptroller considers sufficient; or
(ii) if the Comptroller is ill or absent, by the other members of the Board of Public Works for any reason that the members consider sufficient.
(4) A termination of the designation as Chief Deputy Comptroller or as deputy comptroller is not, of itself, a termination of employment.
Pay scale
(c)(1) The Comptroller, in consultation with the Secretary of Budget and Management, may set the pay scale of a position in the Office of the Comptroller that:
(i) is unique to the Office of the Comptroller; and
(ii) requires specific skills or experience to perform the duties of the position.
(2) The Secretary of Budget and Management, in consultation with the Comptroller, shall determine the positions for which the Comptroller may set compensation under paragraph (1) of this subsection.


Added by Acts 1984, c. 284, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1984. Amended by Acts 2023, c. 801, § 1, eff. July 1, 2023; Acts 2024, c. 437, § 1, eff. June 1, 2024; Acts 2024, c. 438, § 1, eff. June 1, 2024.
Formerly Art. 19, § 8.
MD Code, State Government, § 4-104, MD STATE GOVT § 4-104
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 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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