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§ 12-1206. Central automated database

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: October 1, 2022

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 12. Building and Material Codes; Other Safety Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 12. Maryland Swimming Pool and Spa Standards (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2022
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-1206
§ 12-1206. Central automated database
Department to maintain
(a) The Department shall maintain a central automated database in accordance with this section.
Contents of database
(b)(1) At a minimum, the Department shall include in the database:
(i) the Standards;
(ii) local amendments to the Standards;
(iii) the Electrical Code required under Subtitle 6 of this title;
(iv) local amendments to the Electrical Code; and
(v) information compiled by the Department under paragraph (2) of this subsection.
(2) The Department may compile and include in the database:
(i) any information provided by a local jurisdiction on the implementation and interpretation of the Standards by the local jurisdiction; and
(ii) interim amendments to the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code including subsequent printings of the most recent edition.
Duties of Department
(c) The Department shall:
(1) make information from the database available to a local jurisdiction, State unit, or other interested party;
(2) provide each local jurisdiction with the necessary hardware or software to enable the local jurisdiction to access the information in the database; and
(3) coordinate with local swimming pool and spa officials, the State Fire Marshal, and local fire officials in compiling information for the database.
Fees for information provided from database
(d)(1)(i) Except as provided in subparagraph (ii) of this paragraph, the Department may charge a fee for information provided from the database.
(ii) The Department may not charge a fee to a State unit or local jurisdiction.
(2) The Department may not charge a fee to a local jurisdiction for the ongoing maintenance of the database.
(3) Fees collected in accordance with this subsection unexpended at the end of the fiscal year do not revert to the General Fund of the State, but shall be kept in a special fund available to the Department to carry out this subtitle.


Added by Acts 2022, c. 730, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2022.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-1206, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 12-1206
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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