Md. LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT Code Ann. 9-231.1
Workers' Compensation: Volunteer for State Government
A volunteer worker for a unit of the state government is considered an employee and will receive workers' compensation if injured or killed while performing their duties.
Volunteer -- Unit of State Government
(a) Covered employee. -- A volunteer worker for a unit of State government is a covered employee. (b) Employer. -- For the purposes of this title, the State is the employer of an individual who is a covered employee under this section. (c) Benefits. -- Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, benefits provided under this section shall consist only of medical services and treatment under Subtitle 6, Part IX of this title for a compensable injury.