.02 Definitions.

A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

B. Terms Defined.

(1) "Department" means the Maryland Department of Transportation and includes the Office of the Secretary, all units in the Department as set forth in Transportation Article, §2-107, Annotated Code of Maryland, and all boards, commissions, authorities, and councils within the Department, except for the Maryland Port Commission and Maryland Port Administration.

(2) "Open session" means any meeting of the Department required to be open to the public pursuant to the Open Meetings Act, State Government Article, Title 10, Subtitle 5, Annotated Code of Maryland.