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§ 27-203. False advertisements about insurance business

West's Annotated Code of MarylandInsurance

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Insurance (Refs & Annos)
Title 27. Unfair Trade Practices and Other Prohibited Practices (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Unfair Methods of Competition and Unfair and Deceptive Acts or Practices (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Insurance, § 27-203
§ 27-203. False advertisements about insurance business
A person may not make, publish, disseminate, circulate, place before the public, or cause directly or indirectly to be made, published, disseminated, circulated, or placed before the public in a newspaper, magazine, or other publication, in the form of a notice, circular, pamphlet, letter, or poster, over a radio or television station, or in any other way, an advertisement, announcement, or statement that contains an assertion, representation, or statement about the business of insurance or about a person in the conduct of the person's insurance business that is untrue, deceptive, or misleading.

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Added by Acts 1997, c. 35, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1997.
Formerly Art. 48A, § 218.

Editors' Notes

LEGISLATIVE NOTES
Revisor's Note (Acts 1997, c. 35):
This section formerly was Art. 48A, § 218.
The only changes are in style.
Defined terms: “Insurance” § 1-101
“Insurance business” § 1-101
“Person” § 1-101
MD Code, Insurance, § 27-203, MD INSURANCE § 27-203
Current through all legislation from the 2019 Regular Session of the General Assembly.
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