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09.08.03 - Home Improvement Commission - Final Regulations

FINAL ACTION ON REGULATIONS
MARYLAND REGISTER, VOLUME 42, ISSUE 1,
FRIDAY, JANUARY 9, 2015

Title 09
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION
Subtitle 11 HOME IMPROVEMENT COMMISSION

09.11.01 Claims Against the Home Improvement Guaranty Fund

Authority: Business Regulation Article, §§8-207 and 8-405, Annotated Code of Maryland

Notice of Final Action
[14-048-F]

On December 4, 2014, the Home Improvement Commission adopted amendments to Regulation .03 under COMAR 09.08.03 Claims Against the Home Improvement Guaranty Fund. This action, which was proposed for adoption in 41:3 Md. R. 210 (February 7, 2014), has been adopted as proposed.

Effective Date: January 19, 2015.

JOSEPH TUNNEY
Chairman
Home Improvement Commission

.03 Adjudication of Claims.
  A. (text unchanged)
  B. Measure of Awards from Guaranty Fund.
    (1) — (3) (text unchanged)
    (4) The Commission may not award from the Fund an amount in excess of the amount paid by or on behalf of the claimant to the contractor against whom the claim is filed.
  C. (text unchanged)
  D. Payments.
    (1) (text unchanged)
    (2) The Commission may not award from the Fund:
      (a) To any one claimant more than [$15,000] $20,000 for acts or omissions of one contractor; or
      (b) (text unchanged)
    (3) (text unchanged)
    (4) For purposes of this regulation, the term “approved claim” means the amount which the Commission has approved to be paid from the Fund which cannot exceed [$15,000] $20,000 per claim.