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§ 8-103. Right to counsel

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCriminal ProcedureEffective: October 1, 2008

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Title 8. Other Postconviction Review (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. In General (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2008
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 8-103
§ 8-103. Right to counsel
Right of person to be represented by counsel
(a) A person entitled to file an application for a sentence review under this subtitle has the right to be represented by counsel:
(1) to determine whether to seek a sentence review; and
(2) to file an application for a sentence review.
Counsel retained by person, appointed by judge, or provided under Title 16
(b) The counsel representing a person for a sentence review may be:
(1) retained by a person who is entitled to file an application for review under this subtitle;
(2) appointed by the sentencing judge; or
(3) provided under Title 16 of this article.


Added by Acts 2001, c. 10, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2001. Amended by Acts 2002, c. 19, § 1, eff. April 9, 2002; Acts 2008, c. 13, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2008.
Formerly Art. 27, § 645JE.
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 8-103, MD CRIM PROC § 8-103
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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