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§ 1-101. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState GovernmentEffective: June 1, 2007

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 1. Definitions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: June 1, 2007
MD Code, State Government, § 1-101
§ 1-101. Definitions
In general
(a) In this article the following words have the meanings indicated.
(b) “County” means a county of the State and, unless expressly provided otherwise, Baltimore City.
Includes; including
(c) “Includes” or “including” means includes or including by way of illustration and not by way of limitation.
(d) “Person” means an individual, receiver, trustee, guardian, personal representative, fiduciary, or representative of any kind and any partnership, firm, association, corporation, or other entity.
(e) “State” means:
(1) a state, possession, or territory of the United States;
(2) the District of Columbia; or
(3) the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.


Added by Acts 1984, c. 284, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1984. Amended by Acts 2007, c. 474, § 1, eff. June 1, 2007.
MD Code, State Government, § 1-101, MD STATE GOVT § 1-101
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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