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Under Howard County's self-insurance Risk Management Program, and in accordance with Maryland state law and all other applicable laws, all Howard Community College employees are covered against risks involved in the performance of their job responsibilities. In the event of a lawsuit, Howard County Government will provide the employee's defense and pay for any judgment from such suit. Employees are covered only for activities included in the scope of their employment, as long as they are acting within the authority and duties as an employee of the college. Employees are not covered if they commit any malicious acts.
Effective Date: 02/28/14