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§ 20-202. Membership

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState GovernmentEffective: October 1, 2009

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 20. Human Relations (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Commission on Civil Rights (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2009
MD Code, State Government, § 20-202
§ 20-202. Membership
Composition; appointment of members
(a)(1) The Commission consists of nine members appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate.
(2) In appointing Commission members, the Governor shall consider representation from all areas of the State.
Tenure; vacancies
(b)(1) The term of a member is 6 years.
(2) The terms of members are staggered as required by the terms provided for members of the Commission on October 1, 2009.
(3) At the end of a term, a member continues to serve until a successor is appointed and qualifies.
(4) A member who is appointed after a term has begun serves only for the rest of the term and until a successor is appointed and qualifies.


Added by Acts 2009, c. 120, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009.
MD Code, State Government, § 20-202, MD STATE GOVT § 20-202
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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