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§ 10-408. Administrative heads of State facilities

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--General

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 10. Mental Health Law (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. State Facilities (Refs & Annos)
Part II. General Facilities
MD Code, Health - General, § 10-408
§ 10-408. Administrative heads of State facilities
In general
(a) With the advice of the Director, the Secretary shall appoint an administrative head for each State facility.
(b) Each administrative head shall have the qualifications that the Secretary sets for administrative heads.
Removal of administrative head
(c) The Director may remove an administrative head for incompetence or misconduct.
Administrative head duties
(d) In addition to any other power or duty that the Director or Secretary delegates, the administrative head of a State facility shall:
(1) Supervise generally the State facility;
(2) In accordance with the provisions of the State Personnel and Pensions Article, appoint a staff for the State facility as needed and as provided in the State budget; and
(3) Report to the Director as the Director requires.


Added by Acts 1982, c. 21, § 2, eff. July 1, 1982. Amended by Acts 1993, c. 22, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1993; Acts 1995, c. 3, § 1, eff. March 7, 1995; Acts 1997, c. 743, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1997.
Formerly Art. 59, §§ 8, 30, 32.
MD Code, Health - General, § 10-408, MD HEALTH GEN § 10-408
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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