ง 9-404. Legal claims -- Generally
(a) Scope of section. -- This section applies only to code counties and commission counties.
(b) County authority to sue. -- The county commissioners may sue and be sued.
(c) Legal proof of claim required. -- The county commissioners may not pay a claim against the county unless:
(1) the claim is payable by the county; and
(2) the claimant produces legal proof of the claim.