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§ 10-104. Expungement ordered by District Court

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCriminal Procedure

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Title 10. Criminal Records (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Expungement of Police and Court Records (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 10-104
§ 10-104. Expungement ordered by District Court
Court and police records and other records relating to charges
(a) Unless the State objects and shows cause why a record should not be expunged, if the State enters a nolle prosequi as to all charges in a criminal case within the jurisdiction of the District Court with which a defendant has not been served, the District Court may order expungement of each court record, police record, or other record that the State or a political subdivision of the State keeps as to the charges.
Costs relating to expungement
(b) The District Court may not assess any costs against a defendant for a proceeding under subsection (a) of this section.


Added by Acts 2001, c. 10, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2001. Amended by Acts 2002, c. 131, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2002.
Formerly Art. 27, § 736A.
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 10-104, MD CRIM PROC § 10-104
Current through legislation effective through April 21, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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