2018 Maryland Code
Labor and Employment
Title 7 - Farm Labor Contractors
Subtitle 3 - Licensing
§ 7-312. Security for compliance with laws
(a) In general. -- Subject to subsection (b) of this section, the Commissioner may require a farm labor contractor to post a surety bond or other security if the Commissioner:
(1) finds that the farm labor contractor has violated a provision of this title or any order that the Commissioner passes or regulation that the Commissioner adopts; or
(2) receives a certified record of the finding of a unit of another state or the United States that the farm labor contractor has violated any law that relates to:
(i) registration as a farm labor contractor; or
(ii) the employment of, provision of housing for, or transportation of a migrant agricultural worker.
(b) Limitation. -- The Commissioner may not require security on the basis of an administrative decision that a court nullifies.
(c) Amount. -- The Commissioner may require security in an amount that the Commissioner considers adequate to ensure compliance with the laws of the State.