10.07.17.10

.10 Penalties.

A. The Secretary shall deny a license to a person who has been convicted of a felony that relates to Medicaid or to a nursing home.

B. The Secretary shall revoke the license of any licensee convicted of a felony that relates to Medicaid or to a nursing home.

C. The Secretary may deny or revoke a license if the facility does not meet the requirements of:

(1) Health-General Article, Title 19, Subtitle 3, Annotated Code of Maryland; and

(2) Any regulation adopted under Health-General Article, Title 19, Subtitle 3, Annotated Code of Maryland.

D. A person aggrieved by an action of the Secretary may request a hearing in accordance with State Government Article, Title 10, Subtitle 2, Annotated Code of Maryland, and COMAR 10.01.03.