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§ 19-206. State Board of Social Work Examiners Fund

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth Occupations

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 19. Social Workers (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. State Board of Social Work Examiners (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 19-206
§ 19-206. State Board of Social Work Examiners Fund
In general
(a) There is a State Board of Social Work Examiners Fund.
Fees, expenses of Board
(b)(1) The Board may set reasonable fees for the issuance and renewal of licenses and its other services.
(2) The fees charged shall be set to produce funds so as to approximate the cost of maintaining the Board.
(3) The Board may set fees for the issuance and renewal of each type of license.
(4) Funds to cover the expenses of the Board members shall be generated by fees set under this section.
Application fee
(c) An application fee may be charged by the Board.
List of fees
(d) The Board shall provide a list of the fees set under this section to each applicant for a license.
Funds paid to Comptroller
(e)(1) The Board shall pay all funds collected under this title to the Comptroller of the State.
(2) The Comptroller shall distribute the fees to the State Board of Social Work Examiners Fund.
Fund to cover direct and indirect costs of Board
(f)(1) The Fund shall be used to cover the actual documented direct and indirect costs of fulfilling the statutory and regulatory duties of the Board as provided by the provisions of this article.
(2) The Fund is a continuing, nonlapsing fund, not subject to § 7-302 of the State Finance and Procurement Article.
(3) Any unspent portions of the Fund may not be transferred or revert to the General Fund of the State, but shall remain in the Fund to be used for the purposes specified in this article.
(4) No other State money may be used to support the Fund.
Administration
(g)(1) A designee of the Board shall administer the Fund.
(2) Moneys in the Fund may be expended only for any lawful purpose authorized under the provisions of this article.
Audits
(h) The Legislative Auditor shall audit the accounts and transactions of the Fund as provided in § 2-1220 of the State Government Article.

Credits

Added as Health Occupations § 18-206 by Acts 1981, c. 8, § 2, eff. July 1, 1981. Amended by Acts 1983, c. 189, § 1, eff. July 1, 1983; Acts 1989, c. 562; Acts 1990, c. 6, § 2, eff. Feb. 16, 1990. Renumbered as § 19-206 by Acts 1990, c. 6, § 11, eff. Feb. 16, 1990. Amended by Acts 1992, c. 272, § 1, eff. July 1, 1992; Acts 1993, c. 5, § 1, eff. April 13, 1993; Acts 2000, c. 554, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2000.
Formerly Art. 43, §§ 863, 868.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 19-206, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 19-206
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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