SB0299 (CH0482)

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Montgomery County - Maryland Tort Claims Act - Human Services Torts

Sponsored by:

Montgomery County Senators

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 482


Synopsis:Clarifying that, under specified circumstances, Montgomery County acts as a unit of the State and, for the purposes of tort claims arising out of the administration of a specified State human services program by the county, the State shall be named as the proper defendant and damages shall be limited in a specified manner; altering the definition of "tort claim"; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Montgomery County Senators
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0147
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee HearingJudiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Counties - Local Laws
Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Damages
Montgomery County
Notices
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Sovereign Immunity
Torts -see also- Libel and Slander; Med Malp; Wrongful Death
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October 2, 2015 9:05 A.M.