2010 Maryland Code
Subtitle 1 - Bad Checks
Section 8-102 - Rules of construction.

§ 8-102. Rules of construction.

(a)  Insufficient funds.- For purposes of this subtitle, a drawer has insufficient funds with a drawee to cover a check when the drawer has with the drawee: 

(1) no account; 

(2) only a closed account; 

(3) no funds; or 

(4) funds in an amount that is less than the amount needed to cover the check. 

(b)  Same - No account.- A check dishonored for "no account" has been dishonored for "insufficient funds". 

[An. Code 1957, art. 27, § 140(d); 2002, ch. 26, § 2.]   

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