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§ 11-207. Additional employees

West's Annotated Code of MarylandBusiness Regulation

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Business Regulation (Refs & Annos)
Title 11. Horse Racing (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. State Racing Commission (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Business Regulation, § 11-207
§ 11-207. Additional employees
(a) On the recommendation of the executive director, the Commission may employ additional employees or agents, including auditors, experts, guards, inspectors, a breathalyzer operator at each harness racing track, scientists, Commission secretaries, specimen collectors, veterinarians, and others whom the Commission considers to be essential at or in connection with a race meeting in the best interests of racing.
(b) The licensee who holds the race meeting for which an additional employee is used shall pay:
(1) the employer contribution for the employee under the Employees' Pension System;
(2) the employer contribution, as determined by the Department of Budget and Management, for the retiree under § 2-508 of the State Personnel and Pensions Article; and
(3) an amount required under § 23-306.1(b) of the State Personnel and Pensions Article, if any.
(c) A licensee who holds a race meeting shall employ and pay the officials at the race meeting, other than stewards and harness judges, including each clerk of the course, clerk of the scales, handicapper, paddock judge, patrol judge, placing judge, racing secretary, starter, assistant starter, and timer.
(d) Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, if a licensee is required to allocate 0.25% of handle to either the Maryland Race Track Employees Pension Fund or the Maryland Harness Track Employees Pension Fund, the licensee shall first pay from the allocation any amounts required to be paid by the licensee under subsection (b) of this section and the remainder shall be paid to the appropriate pension fund.


Added by Acts 1992, c. 4, § 2. Amended by Acts 1994, c. 468, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1994; Acts 1995, c. 556, § 1, eff. July 1, 1995; Acts 1996, c. 347, § 15, eff. Oct. 1, 1996; Acts 1996, c. 349, § 13, eff. July 1, 1996; Acts 1997, c. 751, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1997; Acts 2002, c. 418, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2002.
Formerly Art. 78B, §§ 5, 11.
MD Code, Business Regulation, § 11-207, MD BUS REG § 11-207
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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