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§ 3-103.3. Conflict of interest policy for Board members

West's Annotated Code of MarylandNatural ResourcesEffective: July 1, 2021

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Natural Resources
Title 3. Environmental Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Maryland Environmental Service (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2021
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-103.3
§ 3-103.3. Conflict of interest policy for Board members
In general
(a) On or before October 31, 2021, the Board shall adopt a conflict of interest policy for members of the Board that includes:
(1) Standards for the disclosure of financial interests;
(2) Standards for Board member participation in contracts with the Service in accordance with this subtitle, including an attestation that the Board member has complied with the conflict of interest standards adopted by the Board;
(3) Standards for recusal from voting;
(4) A requirement that a Board member may not use the Board member's position on the Board for personal gain when contracting with the Service; and
(5) A requirement that a Board member provide an attestation of any business relationship with the Service.
Copy sent to Governor, President of the Senate, and Speaker of the House
(b) The Board shall send a copy of the conflict of interest policy adopted under subsection (a) of this section to the Governor, the President of the Senate, and the Speaker of the House:
(1) After the policy is initially adopted; and
(2) Each time a substantive change is made to the policy.

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Added by Acts 2021, c. 72, § 1, eff. July 1, 2021.
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-103.3, MD NAT RES § 3-103.3
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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