09.23.03 - Board for Professional Engineers - Final Regulations
FINAL ACTION ON REGULATIONS
MARYLAND REGISTER, VOLUME 45, ISSUE 14,
FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2018
Subtitle 23 BOARD FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS
09.23.03 Code of Ethics
Business Occupations and Professions Article§§14-205, 14-208, and 14-4A-02, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Final Action
On June 14, 2018, the State Board for Professional Engineers adopted amendments to Regulation .09 under COMAR 09.23.03 Code of Ethics. This action, which was proposed for adoption in 45:9 Md. R. 468—469 (April 27, 2018), has been adopted as proposed.
Effective Date: July 16, 2018.
STEVEN A. ARNDT, Ph.D.
.09 Signing and Sealing Requirements.
A. — D. (text unchanged)
E. Original Signature
(1) (text unchanged)
(2) For the purposes of this regulation, the term “original signature” means:
(a) (text unchanged)
(b) A digital signature, which satisfies the following requirements:
(i) — (iii) (text unchanged)
(iv) It is linked to the document in such a manner that [the digital signature is invalidated if any data in the document is modified] any subsequent modifications to the document after the digital signature was appended to it will result in the document no longer being prepared or approved by the licensee.