HCPSS MPIA Request #2020-028

Requested Information
In accordance with the terms of the Maryland Public Information Act, I wish to obtain information regarding any sums of money that may have been received by the Howard County Schools from December 1, 2018, to the present by escheat, i.e., from the estates of
individuals who may have died without heirs who could be identified or located.

Please include in this information, if known and available, the names of the estates, the amounts received from the estates, the dates of receipt, the names of the missing heirs, and any portions of the escheated amounts that may have been returned to any heirs who subsequently identified themselves.
Date Received
Status
Complete
Response Notes

Responsive to this request, our Accounting Office indicates the only estate from which HCPSS has received escheat during the timeframe requested is that previously reported under MPIA 2019-014

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