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§ 3-204. Information

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState Government

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 3. Governor and Lieutenant Governor (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Gubernatorial Transitions (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, State Government, § 3-204
§ 3-204. Information
In general
(a) To inform career civil servants about program goals and new policies and to establish communication with the administration of the incumbent Governor, the Governor-elect may circulate questionnaires or otherwise obtain information from the administration.
Scope of inquiry
(b) The Governor-elect may ask any question that will help to carry out the purpose of this subtitle, including a question that is intended to obtain:
(1) a description of a program;
(2) a recommendation and justification for expansion, limitation, or elimination of a service;
(3) a projection of future developments or needs in a program;
(4) a recommendation for an administrative change;
(5) a comment on anticipated federal developments that might affect a program or the State budget; or
(6) an elaboration of procedural details.
Duty of Governor
(c) The incumbent Governor shall direct that all official documents, vital information, and procedural manuals are to be made available to the Governor-elect.


Added by Acts 1984, c. 284, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1984. Amended by Acts 1995, c. 615, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1995.
Formerly Art. 41, § 15H.
MD Code, State Government, § 3-204, MD STATE GOVT § 3-204
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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