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§ 9-311. Additional compensation and expenses for members of local board

West's Annotated Code of MarylandElection LawEffective: April 9, 2022

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Election Law (Refs & Annos)
Title 9. Voting (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Absentee Voting (Refs & Annos)
Effective: April 9, 2022
MD Code, Election Law, § 9-311
Formerly cited as MD CODE Art. 33, § 9-311
§ 9-311. Additional compensation and expenses for members of local board
Additional compensation
(a)(1) The members of a local board shall each be entitled to extra compensation, in addition to their regular compensation, for duties actually performed under this subtitle.
(2) Except as provided in paragraph (3) of this subsection, the amount of the extra compensation shall be $10 per day, or a greater amount set by the governing body of the county.
(3) In Baltimore City, the members of the local board shall receive $200 per election for duties under this subtitle.
Additional expenses
(b) Subject to § 9-106 of this title, the governing body of a county shall provide to the local board of the county an amount that is reasonable and necessary to pay for expenses, including the employment of temporary personnel, required for performing the duties required under this subtitle.
Payment to be the same as other appropriations
(c) Payments under this section shall be made by the county governing body in the same manner that other funding is provided to the local board.


Added as Art. 33, § 9-311, by Acts 1998, c. 585, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 1999. Transferred to Election Law § 9-311 by Acts 2002, c. 291, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 2003. Amended by Acts 2002, c. 291, § 4, eff. Jan. 1, 2003; Acts 2022, c. 35, § 1, eff. April 9, 2022.
Formerly Art. 33, § 9-311.
MD Code, Election Law, § 9-311, MD ELEC LAW § 9-311
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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