Home Table of Contents

§ 7-201. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHuman ServicesEffective: July 1, 2017

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Human Services (Refs & Annos)
Title 7. Individuals with Disabilities (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Respite Care for Individuals with Developmental or Functional Disabilities (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2017
MD Code, Human Services, § 7-201
§ 7-201. Definitions
In general
(a) In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
Department
(b) “Department” means the Department of Human Services.
Respite care
(c) “Respite care” means short-term care:
(1) of an individual with a developmental or functional disability described under § 7-202 of this subtitle; and
(2) that is provided either within or outside the individual's home to give temporary relief to the individual or the individual's family.

Credits

Added by Acts 2007, c. 3, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2007. Amended by Acts 2017, c. 62, § 6.
MD Code, Human Services, § 7-201, MD HUMAN SERV § 7-201
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.
End of Document