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§ 3-218. Gifts from incarcerated individuals

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCorrectional ServicesEffective: October 1, 2023

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Correctional Services (Refs & Annos)
Title 3. Division of Correction (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Powers and Personnel (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2023
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 3-218
§ 3-218. Gifts from incarcerated individuals
(a) An officer or other employee of the Division may not:
(1) accept a reward or gift, or a promise of a reward or gift, from an incarcerated individual in a correctional facility in the Division or from a person on behalf of an incarcerated individual;
(2) receive a devise or bequest, or a promise of a devise or bequest, from an incarcerated individual in a correctional facility in the Division or from a person on behalf of an incarcerated individual; or
(3) enter into a contract with an incarcerated individual in a correctional facility in the Division or with a person on behalf of an incarcerated individual.
(b) A gift, reward, bequest, devise, promise, or contract accepted, received, or entered into in violation of this section is void.
(c) A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to a fine not exceeding $500.

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Added by Acts 1999, c. 54, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1999. Amended by Acts 2023, c. 721, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2023.
Formerly Art. 27, § 688.
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 3-218, MD CORR SERV § 3-218
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.
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