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§ 14-309. Prohibited acts; penalties

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, § 14-309
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 41, § 2-101;  MD CODE Art. 41, § 2-102
§ 14-309. Prohibited acts; penalties
Violation of subtitle, order, rule, or regulation prohibited
(a) A person may not violate this subtitle or an order, rule, or regulation promulgated under this subtitle.
Fraudulent representations prohibited
(b) In meeting the requirements of an order, rule, or regulation promulgated under this subtitle or in applying for a service or benefit provided by the State in the allocation or assignment of energy supplies, a person may not willfully:
(1) conceal a material fact;
(2) make a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation; or
(3) use a false writing or document that contains a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement.
(c)(1) A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 6 months or a fine not exceeding $1,000 or both.
(2) A violation of the Maryland Vehicle Law1 for which a penalty is provided is not subject to the penalties of this section.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 5, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2003.


Transportation, § 11-101 et seq.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 14-309, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 14-309
Current with all legislation from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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