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§ 10-477. Jurisdiction and venue

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHuman ServicesEffective: October 1, 2007

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Human Services (Refs & Annos)
Title 10. Department of Aging (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Continuing Care (Refs & Annos)
Part VIII. Delinquency Proceedings (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2007
MD Code, Human Services, § 10-477
§ 10-477. Jurisdiction and venue
Original jurisdiction
(a) The Circuit Court of Baltimore City:
(1) has exclusive original jurisdiction over delinquency proceedings; and
(2) may issue all necessary and proper orders to carry out this subtitle.
Additional jurisdiction
(b) If service is made in accordance with the Maryland Rules or other applicable law, a court with subject matter jurisdiction over an action brought under this subtitle also has jurisdiction over:
(1) an officer, director, manager, trustee, organizer, promoter, or attorney in fact of a provider against which a delinquency proceeding has been commenced, in an action resulting from or incidental to the person's relationship with the provider;
(2) a person that, at the time of or after commencement of the delinquency proceeding, held or was in control of assets in which the receiver claims an interest on behalf of the provider, in an action concerning the assets of the provider; and
(3) a person obligated to the provider in any way, in an action on or incidental to the obligation.
(c) The venue of all delinquency proceedings is in Baltimore City.


Added by Acts 2007, c. 3, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2007.
MD Code, Human Services, § 10-477, MD HUMAN SERV § 10-477
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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