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§ 9-685. Survival of death benefits

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 XII. Death Benefits (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-685
§ 9-685. Survival of death benefits
If a dependent of a covered employee dies, the right to any death benefit that is payable to the dependent and unpaid on the date of death of the dependent:
(1) shall survive and be vested in the surviving dependents of the covered employee, as determined by the Commission; and
(2) if there are no surviving dependents of the covered employee, shall not survive.

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Added by Acts 1991, c. 8, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1991.
Formerly Art. 101, § 36.
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 9-685, MD LABOR & EMPLY § 9-685
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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