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§ 24-201. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandInsuranceEffective: October 1, 2016

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Insurance (Refs & Annos)
Title 24. State Created Mutual Societies and Other Entities (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2016
MD Code, Insurance, § 24-201
§ 24-201. Definitions
In general
(a) In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
Health care facility
(b) “Health care facility” has the meaning stated in § 19-114 of the Health-General Article.
Health care provider
(c) “Health care provider” means a person licensed or authorized to practice a health occupation.
(d) “Physician” means an individual who:
(1) is licensed to practice medicine in the State; or
(2) lawfully practices medicine without a license under § 14-302(a)(1) through (4) of the Health Occupations Article.
Practice medicine
(e) “Practice medicine” has the meaning stated in § 14-101 of the Health Occupations Article.
(f) “Society” means the Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland.
(g) “Surplus” does not include debt of the Society incurred in accordance with § 3-116(a)(1) of this article to enable it to comply with a surplus requirement.


Added by Acts 1996, c. 11, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1997. Amended by Acts 2005, c. 1, § 1, eff. April 1, 2005; Acts 2007, c. 5, § 1, eff. March 22, 2007; Acts 2017, c. 62, § 6.
Formerly Art. 48A, § 549.
MD Code, Insurance, § 24-201, MD INSURANCE § 24-201
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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