SB0575 (CH0680)

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2016 Regular Session



County Boards of Education - Limit on Liability

Sponsored by:

Senator Ramirez


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 680

Synopsis:Increasing to $400,000 per claim the limit on liability of a county board of education; increasing to $400,000 per occurrence the minimum amount of liability coverage that a county board must maintain and for which the State Board of Education must establish standards; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ramirez
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
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Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Education

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