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§ 14-302. Legislative intent

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic Safety

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 14. Emergency Management (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Governor's Emergency Powers (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Public Safety, § 14-302
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 41, § 2-101
§ 14-302. Legislative intent
In general
(a) The General Assembly recognizes the Governor's broad authority in the exercise of the police power of the State to provide adequate control over persons and conditions during impending or actual public emergencies.
Construction of subtitle
(b) This subtitle shall be broadly construed to carry out the purpose of this subtitle.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 14-302, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 14-302
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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