COVID-19 Legal Update: Maryland
Workers' Compensation Administrative board/ commission
How does the state define an occupational disease?
§ 9-101(g) Occupational disease. -- "Occupational disease" means a disease contracted by a covered employee: (1) as the result of and in the course of employment; and (2) that causes the covered employee to become temporarily or permanently, partially, or totally incapacitated.
COVid-19 Specific Laws, agency declarations/ press releases, or enacted regulation?
Court Closures & Modified Call
Is the administrative court system closed or open?
Open - closed to public; most hearings postponed until 6/5/20 - check with the WCC.
Does this state have a shelter-in-place in order?
ANY STATE-SPECIFIC GUIDANCE ON DISABILITY, UNEMPLOYMENT, OR HEALTH BENEFITS FOR COVID-19?
Last Updated: 7/14/2020