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§ 6-212. Compacting states, effective date and amendment

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCorrectional Services

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Correctional Services (Refs & Annos)
Title 6. Parole and Probation
Subtitle 2. Interstate Compact for Adult Offender Supervision
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 6-212
§ 6-212. Compacting states, effective date and amendment
Article XI. Compacting States, Effective Date and Amendment.
(a) Any state is eligible to become a compacting state.
(b) The Compact shall become effective and binding upon legislative enactment of the Compact into law by no less than 35 of the states. The initial effective date shall be the later of July 1, 2002, or upon enactment into law by the 35th jurisdiction. Thereafter it shall become effective and binding, as to any other compacting state, upon enactment of the Compact into law by that state. The governors of nonmember states or their designees will be invited to participate in Interstate Commission activities on a nonvoting basis prior to adoption of the Compact by all states and territories of the United States.
(c) Amendments to the Compact may be proposed by the Interstate Commission for enactment by the compacting states. No amendment shall become effective and binding upon the Interstate Commission and the compacting states unless and until it is enacted into law by unanimous consent of the compacting states.

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Added by Acts 2001, c. 123, § 2.
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 6-212, MD CORR SERV § 6-212
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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