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§ 10-304. County institutions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandLocal GovernmentEffective: October 1, 2013

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Local Government (Refs & Annos)
Division III. Counties [Titles 9-15] (Refs & Annos)
Title 10. Express Powers Act (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3. Express Powers of Charter Counties and Code Counties (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2013
MD Code, Local Government, § 10-304
Formerly cited as MD CODE, Art. 25A, § 5
§ 10-304. County institutions
Hospitals and homeless shelters
(a) A county may establish, maintain, and control hospitals, homeless shelters, and other similar institutions in the county.
(b) A county may establish and maintain courthouses.
Local correctional or detention facilities and juvenile facilities
(c) A county may:
(1) establish and maintain local correctional or detention facilities and juvenile facilities;
(2) regulate all individuals confined in the facilities; and
(3) make appropriate provisions for females and juveniles.


Added by Acts 2013, c. 119, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2013.
MD Code, Local Government, § 10-304, MD LOCAL GOVT § 10-304
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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