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§ 9-607. Prisoner

West's Annotated Code of MarylandLabor and Employment

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Labor and Employment
Title 9. Workers' Compensation (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6. Benefits (Refs & Annos)
Part I. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-607
§ 9-607. Prisoner
Waiting period
(a) The Commission may not award compensation to a prisoner who is a covered employee under § 9-221 of this title until the prisoner is discharged by pardon, parole, or expiration of sentence.
Death benefits
(b) If a prisoner dies from an accidental personal injury, the dependents of the prisoner are entitled to compensation under this title, based on the average weekly wage of the prisoner.


Added by Acts 1991, c. 8, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1991. Amended by Acts 1991, c. 21, § 5.
Formerly Art. 101, § 35.
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-607, MD LABOR & EMPLY § 9-607
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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