Department of Legislative Services
The Maryland Board of Physicians is reversing its opposition to criminal background checks for medical license applicants.
An audit has found that four Maryland workers used state-issued credit cards to buy $255,000 of inappropriate items in recent years.
A Maryland audit says the State Department of Assessments and Taxation has not created a formal and comprehensive compliance program to administer the Homestead Property Tax Credit.
Lawmakers did not get far Monday in their opening deliberations on resolving differences in budget proposals passed by state Senate and House of Delegates. A committee of legislators resolved some preliminary differences in their versions of the budget package, but held off dealing with a shift in who pays for teacher pensions and complicated tax proposals.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says his administration will move quickly to discipline personnel who commit serious ethical lapses in the state procurement process in the aftermath of a highly critical audit of the Maryland State Highway Administration.