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§ 5-715. State Board of Physicians

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCourts and Judicial ProceedingsEffective: May 8, 2020

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Title 5. Limitations, Prohibited Actions, and Immunities (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 7. Immunities and Prohibited Actions--State Boards (Refs & Annos)
Effective: May 8, 2020
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 5-715
§ 5-715. State Board of Physicians
“Board” defined
(a) In this section, “Board” means the State Board of Physicians.
Investigating, prosecuting, or participating in hearings
(b) A person who acts without malice and is a member of the Board or a legally authorized agent of the Board, is not civilly liable for investigating, prosecuting, participating in a hearing under § 14-405 of the Health Occupations Article, or otherwise acting on an allegation of a ground for Board action made to the Board.
Alleging grounds for Board actions
(c) A person who acts without malice is not civilly liable for making an allegation of a ground for Board action to the Board or Faculty.
Providing information
(d) Any person who acts in good faith is not civilly liable for giving any of the information required under § 14-413 or § 14-414 of the Health Occupations Article.

Credits

Added as Courts and Judicial Proceedings § 5-392 by Acts 1990, c. 6, § 11. Amended by Acts 1990, c. 546, § 3. Renumbered as Courts and Judicial Proceedings § 5-715 by Acts 1997, c. 14, § 9, eff. April 8, 1997. Amended by Acts 2003, c. 252, § 10, eff. July 1, 2003; Acts 2020, c. 612, § 1, eff. May 8, 2020; Acts 2020, c. 613, § 1, eff. May 8, 2020.
MD Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings, § 5-715, MD CTS & JUD PRO § 5-715
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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