2018 Maryland Code
Title 5 - Firearms
Subtitle 3 - Handgun Permits
§ 5-311. Informal review of Secretary's action
(a) Request for informal review. -- A person who is denied a permit or renewal of a permit or whose permit is revoked or limited may request the Secretary to conduct an informal review by filing a written request within 10 days after receipt of written notice of the Secretary's initial action.
(b) Personal interview. -- An informal review:
(1) may include a personal interview of the person who requested the informal review; and
(2) is not subject to Title 10, Subtitle 2 of the State Government Article.
(c) Action by Secretary. -- In an informal review, the Secretary shall sustain, reverse, or modify the initial action taken and notify the person who requested the informal review of the decision in writing within 30 days after receipt of the request for informal review.
(d) Request for review by Board. -- A person need not file a request for an informal review under this section before requesting review under § 5-312 of this subtitle.