§ 4-206. Freeze on assets of defendant charged with violation of § 8-801 of Criminal Law articl...
West's Annotated Code of MarylandCriminal ProcedureEffective: October 1, 2015
Effective: October 1, 2015
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 4-206
§ 4-206. Freeze on assets of defendant charged with violation of § 8-801 of Criminal Law article
(b) A State's Attorney may file a petition to freeze assets of a defendant charged with violating § 8-801 of the Criminal Law Article with the circuit court of the county in which the defendant was charged if:
(c)(1) A petition to freeze assets shall be served on the defendant in accordance with the Maryland Rules and include:
(d) A court may grant a petition to freeze assets and issue an order to freeze assets if the State's Attorney proves by a preponderance of the evidence that:
(e)(1) The order to freeze assets shall be served on each financial institution in possession of money subject to the order.
(f) A financial institution is not obligated to restrict access to money described in a petition until:
(g) An order to freeze assets shall remain in effect until the earlier of:
(h) On motion, the court may modify an order to freeze assets to allow the defendant to make restitution, to allow the victim to collect restitution, or for good cause.
Added by Acts 2015, c. 336, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2015; Acts 2015, c. 337, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2015.
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 4-206, MD CRIM PROC § 4-206
Current with legislation effective through July 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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