(a) In accordance with Article II of the Maryland Constitution, when a candidate for nomination for Governor files a certificate of candidacy for
that office, the candidate shall designate a candidate for Lieutenant Governor.
(b) The candidates for nomination for Governor and Lieutenant Governor each shall
file for nomination and be considered a unit for nomination to the offices of Governor
and Lieutenant Governor.
(c)(1) The names of the candidates of a unit for Governor and Lieutenant Governor
shall be listed jointly on the ballot.
(2) A vote cast for a candidate for Governor also shall be a vote cast for the candidate
for Lieutenant Governor.
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