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§ 3-219. Arbitration award

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCourts and Judicial Proceedings

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Title 3. Courts of General Jurisdiction--Jurisdiction/Special Causes of Action (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Arbitration and Award (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 3-219
§ 3-219. Arbitration award
Writing and signature requirements
(a) The arbitration award shall be in writing and signed by the arbitrators who joined in the award.
Deadline for award
(b)(1) The arbitration award shall be made within the time set by the agreement.
(2) If the agreement does not set a time, a party may petition a court to set the time.
(3) The parties may extend the time for making an award in writing at any time.
Copies delivered to parties
(c) The arbitrators shall deliver a copy of the award to each party:
(1) As provided in the agreement;
(2) Personally; or
(3) By certified mail, return receipt requested, bearing a postmark from the United States Postal Service.
Objections to award
(d) A party waives the objection that an award was not made within the time required unless he notifies the arbitrators of his objection prior to the delivery of the award to him.


Added by Acts 1973, 1st Sp. Sess., c. 2, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974. Amended by Acts 1983, c. 563.
Formerly Art. 7, § 8.
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 3-219, MD CTS & JUD PRO § 3-219
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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