2010 Maryland Code
COURTS AND JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS
TITLE 5 - LIMITATIONS, PROHIBITED ACTIONS, AND IMMUNITIES
Subtitle 6 - Immunities and Prohibited Actions - Health and Public Safety
Section 5-601 - Action against person furnishing information to enumerated agency for research purposes.
§ 5-601. Action against person furnishing information to enumerated agency for research purposes.
(a) "The Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems" defined.- In this section, "the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems" means the agency described in § 13-503 of the Education Article.
(b) In general.- No action may be brought against a person, firm, or corporation who furnishes confidential records, reports, statements, notes, or other information to one of the following agencies or their authorized agents, for purposes of research and study:
(1) The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty or its allied committees;
(2) An "in-hospital" staff committee;
(3) A nationally organized medical society or research group;
(4) The State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; or
(5) The Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems.
[An. Code 1957, art. 75C, §§ 10, 11; 1973, 1st Sp. Sess., ch. 2, § 1; 1988, ch. 314, § 3; 1990, ch. 6, § 2; 1994, ch. 420; 1996, ch. 10, §§ 1, 16; 1997, ch. 14, § 9.]
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