2018 Maryland Code
Labor and Employment
Title 9 - Workers' Compensation
Subtitle 10 - Uninsured Employers
§ 9-1011. Suspension and resumption of assessments
(a) Suspension of assessments. --
(1) When the amount of the Fund equals at least $ 5,000,000, the payment of assessments by employers and insurers is suspended.
(2) The Director shall notify each self-insured employer and insurer of the suspension of the payment of assessments under paragraph (1) of this subsection.
(b) Resumption of assessments. --
(1) Payment of assessments shall be resumed if:
(i) the amount of the Fund becomes less than $ 3,000,000 because of payments made under § 9-1002 of this subtitle or other payments; or
(ii) the Director determines that payments that are likely to be made from the Fund in the next 3 months will reduce the amount of the Fund to less than $ 3,000,000.
(2) When payment of assessments is to be resumed under paragraph (1) of this subsection, the Director shall notify each self-insured employer and insurer that payment of assessments is to:
(i) resume on a specified date; and
(ii) continue until the amount of the Fund becomes at least $ 5,000,000.