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Worcester County, MD
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of County Commissioners of Worcester County 8-25-1981 by Bill No. 81-5 as Title 3 of the Courts and Judicial Proceedings Article of the 1981 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
All fees and charges in civil and criminal cases to which the Sheriff may not be entitled by law shall hereafter be collected for and paid to the County Commissioners for Worcester County in the following manner: The Clerk of the Circuit Court for Worcester County shall, in all criminal cases and in all civil cases, both at law and in equity, instituted in said Circuit Court, collect all costs taxable in said cases for the benefit of said Sheriff and, at the end of each law term of said court, pay over the same to the County Commissioners of Worcester County, together with an itemized statement thereof.
The Sheriff shall make to the County Commissioners a full and detailed report monthly of any and all fees collected by him in the discharge of his official duties for the preceding month, said report to be under oath of said Sheriff and to be accompanied by the Sheriff's check for the amount thereof.
The County Commissioners shall furnish said Sheriff an office in Snow Hill where either he or one of his deputies shall visit daily except Sundays.