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§ 17-101. Ineligibility for failure to account

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState Government

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 17. Officers (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, State Government, § 17-101
§ 17-101. Ineligibility for failure to account
Until an individual accounts for and pays into the Treasury of the State all money that is charged to and due by the individual on the books of the State, the individual is ineligible to become a member of the Senate of Maryland or the House of Delegates, or to hold any State office of profit or trust if the individual:
(1) is a collector, receiver, or holder of public money;
(2) is charged on the books of the State a sum due to the State; and
(3) has failed to account fairly for the public money with the Treasury of the State.


Added by Acts 1997, c. 31, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1997. Amended by Acts 2021, c. 109, § 5.
Formerly Art. 69, § 1.
MD Code, State Government, § 17-101, MD STATE GOVT § 17-101
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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