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§ 17-510. Fines and penalties

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: October 1, 2008

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 17. Professional Counselors and Therapists (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 5. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2008
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 17-510
§ 17-510. Fines and penalties
In general
(a) If after a hearing under § 17-511 of this subtitle the Board finds that there are grounds under § 17-509 of this subtitle to place any licensee or certificate holder on probation, reprimand any licensee or certificate holder, or suspend or revoke a license or certificate, the Board may impose a penalty not exceeding $5,000:
(1) Instead of placing the licensee or certificate holder on probation, reprimanding the licensee or certificate holder, or suspending or revoking the license or certificate; or
(2) In addition to placing the licensee or certificate holder on probation, reprimanding the licensee or certificate holder, or suspending or revoking the license or certificate.
Regulations
(b) The Board shall adopt regulations to set standards for the imposition of penalties under this section.
Money paid to General Fund
(c) The Board shall pay any money collected under this section into the General Fund of the State.

Credits

Added by Acts 2008, c. 505, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2008.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 17-510, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 17-510
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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