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RULE 19-103. CHARACTER COMMITTEES

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 19. Attorneys
Chapter 100. State Board of Law Examiners and Character Committees
MD Rules Attorneys, Rule 19-103
RULE 19-103. CHARACTER COMMITTEES
The Court shall appoint a Character Committee for each of the seven Appellate Judicial Circuits of the State. Each Character Committee shall consist of not less than five members whose terms shall be five years each. The terms shall be staggered. Each Character Committee member shall be an attorney admitted and in good standing to practice law in Maryland. The Court shall designate the chair of each Committee and vice chair, if any. For each character questionnaire referred to a Character Committee, the Board shall remit to the Committee a sum to defray some of the expense of the investigation.
Cross reference: See Rule 19-204 for the Character Review Procedure.
Source: This Rule is derived from former Rule 17 of the Rules Governing Admission to the Bar of Maryland (2016).

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[Adopted June 6, 2016, eff. July 1, 2016. Amended Dec. 4, 2018, eff. March 1, 2019.]
MD R Attorneys, Rule 19-103, MD R ATTORNEYS Rule 19-103
Current with amendments received through August 1, 2020.
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