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 5-625 - Persons reporting abuse of the developmentally disabled.

§ 5-625. Persons reporting abuse of the developmentally disabled.
 

(a)  In general.- A person who acts in good faith is not civilly liable for: 

(1) Making a report under § 7-1005 of the Health - General Article; 

(2) Participating in an investigation arising out of a report under § 7-1005 of the Health - General Article; or 

(3) Participating in a judicial proceeding arising out of a report under § 7-1005 of the Health - General Article. 

(b)  Exception.- This section does not grant any immunity for an abuser who makes a report or participates in the investigation or proceeding. 
 

[1990, ch. 546, § 3; 1997, ch. 14, § 9.] 
 

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