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Maryland Code, Economic Development § 13-204

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(a) The Council may:

(1) adopt a seal;

(2) sue or be sued, subject to the limitations of Title 5, Subtitle 3 of the Courts and Judicial Proceedings Article;

(3) adopt a charter, bylaws, rules, and guidelines to carry out its purposes;

(4) acquire, hold, lease, use, encumber, transfer, or dispose of property;

(5) enter into a contract and execute any instrument necessary or convenient to carry out its purposes;

(6) exercise any corporate power granted to a corporation under the Corporations and Associations Article;

(7) serve, with the State Department of Transportation, as a metropolitan planning organization for federal funding and certification;  and

(8) do all things necessary or convenient to carry out the powers granted by this subtitle.

(b) The Council shall report annually to the General Assembly, in accordance with § 2-1257 of the State Government Article, on:

(1) the status of the Council's efforts;  and

(2) recommended policy goals, strategies, and statutory changes to improve regional cooperation and the long-term health of the region.

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