Article - Health - General
(a) On review of the information required under § 19–1401.1 of this subtitle and any other information that is relevant to the ability of the applicant to operate a nursing home, the Secretary may:
(1) Approve an application for a license;
(2) Deny an application for a license;
(3) Approve an application for a license subject to conditions; or
(4) Revoke a license.
(b) Before taking action on a license under subsection (a) of this section, the Secretary shall consider any findings and recommendations of the Maryland Health Care Commission provided to the Office of Health Care Quality under § 19–115 of this title.