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§ 3-2A-12. False statements or reports prohibited, fines and penalties

West's Annotated Code of MarylandNatural Resources

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Natural Resources
Title 3. Environmental Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2a. Land Trust Grant Fund (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-2A-12
§ 3-2A-12. False statements or reports prohibited, fines and penalties
False statements or reports prohibited
(a) A person may not knowingly make or cause to be made any false statement or report, including any understatement or overstatement of financial condition for a new grant or affecting a grant already made under this subtitle:
(1) In any application or in any document furnished to the Trust; or
(2) For the purpose of influencing the action of the Trust on an application for financial assistance or for the purpose of influencing any action of the Trust affecting financial assistance whether or not such assistance may have already been extended.
Fines and penalties
(b) Any person or any aider or abettor, who violates any provision of this subtitle, is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to a fine not exceeding $50,000 or imprisonment in the penitentiary not exceeding 5 years or both.


Added by Acts 1990, c. 63, § 1, eff. July 1, 1990.
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-2A-12, MD NAT RES § 3-2A-12
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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