What are the rules on final paychecks in Maryland?

Generally, under Md. Lab. and Emp. Code Ann. § 3-505, an employer must issue a final paycheck to a terminated employee on the next regularly scheduled pay date. Likewise, under Md. Lab. and Emp. Code Ann. § 3-505, an employee who quits his or her job is entitled to a final paycheck no later than the next regularly scheduled pay date. 

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