Subject Higher Education | Current

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Pass
100%
MDHB392Altering the membership of the Northeastern Maryland Higher Education Advisory Board; repealing a provision that requires the Board to ensure that the academic programs and policies of the University Center and sites are in compliance with the polici...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 597
Pass
100%
MDHB396Requiring the Department of Disabilities, in cooperation with the National Federation of the Blind, to study and make recommendations regarding accessibility concepts in computer science, information systems, and information technology programs in hi...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 503
Pass
100%
MDSB446Requiring the Department of Disabilities, in cooperation with the National Federation of the Blind, to study and make recommendations regarding accessibility concepts in computer science, information systems, and information technology programs in hi...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 502
Veto
100%
MDSB455Adding an unaccompanied homeless youth to the list of individuals who may be eligible for waiver of specified tuition and fees at specified institutions of higher education; requiring a specified administrator to verify that specified youth qualify a...
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2014-05-15
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
Pass
100%
MDHB482Adding an unaccompanied homeless youth to the list of individuals who may be eligible for waiver of specified tuition and fees at specified institutions of higher education; requiring a specified administrator to verify that specified youths qualify ...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 600
Pass
100%
MDSB600Establishing the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Program; authorizing specified educational institutions meeting specified criteria to apply to the Secretary of Business and Economic Development to be designated as a qualified institut...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 530
Pass
100%
MDSB601Establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Program; establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund and a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund Authority in the Department of Business and Economic Development; requiring the Governor to include...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 532
Pass
100%
MDSB666Renaming the Maryland Teacher Scholarship to be the Teaching Fellows for Maryland scholarship and altering specified elements of the scholarship program; requiring specified institutions of higher education to provide matching funds to participate in...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 542
Pass
100%
MDHB741Establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Program; establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund and a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund Authority in the Department of Business and Economic Development; requiring the Governor to include...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 533
Pass
100%
MDHB741Establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Program; establishing a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund and a Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund Authority in the Department of Business and Economic Development; requiring the Governor to include...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 533
Pass
100%
MDHB742Establishing the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Program; authorizing specified educational institutions that meet specified criteria to apply to the Secretary of Business and Economic Development to be designated as a qualified instit...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 531
Pass
100%
MDHB742Establishing the Regional Institution Strategic Enterprise Zone Program; authorizing specified educational institutions that meet specified criteria to apply to the Secretary of Business and Economic Development to be designated as a qualified instit...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 531
Pass
100%
MDSB784Requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance of the Maryland Higher Education Commission to assist in the repayment of specified higher education loans owed by licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselors, licensed clinical marriage and fami...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554
Pass
100%
MDSB784Requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance of the Maryland Higher Education Commission to assist in the repayment of specified higher education loans owed by licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselors, licensed clinical marriage and fami...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554
Pass
100%
MDSB889Establishing the Northeastern Maryland Additive Manufacturing Innovation Authority; establishing an Executive Board; requiring that, to the extent practicable, the members of the Board reasonably reflect the geographic, racial, ethnic, cultural, and ...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 570
Pass
100%
MDHB1060Establishing the Northeastern Maryland Additive Manufacturing Innovation Authority; establishing an Executive Board; requiring that, to the extent practicable, the members of the Board reasonably reflect the geographic, racial, ethnic, cultural, and ...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 571
Pass
100%
MDHB1048Establishing an exemption from the Prince George's County school facilities surcharge for multi-family housing designated as student housing in a specified area within the campus of Capitol College and for single family attached dwelling units in spe...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 637
Pass
100%
MDHB1317Establishing the Maryland Technology Internship Program; establishing the purposes of the Program; requiring the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) to administer the Program and undertake specified activities to carry out the purposes of...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 652
Pass
100%
MDHB1222Altering the workforce shortage fields eligible for a Workforce Shortage Student Assistance grant to include social workers under specified circumstances; naming the grant to be the Ruth M. Kirk Public Social Work Scholarship; etc.
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 647
Pass
100%
MDHB1432Renaming the Maryland Teacher Scholarship to be the Teaching Fellows for Maryland scholarship and altering specified elements of the scholarship program; requiring specified institutions of higher education to provide matching funds to participate in...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 543
Pass
100%
MDHB702Requiring specified applicants for a license to practice land surveying to apply for a license on or before specified dates to qualify for licensure with specified qualifications; altering various educational, experiential, and examination requiremen...
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2014-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 611
Pass
100%
MDSB74Requiring public senior higher education institutions and community colleges in the State to provide specified information on the cost of higher education at the institution to all first-time, full-time undergraduate freshmen beginning in the 2014-20...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 269
Pass
100%
MDHB18Requiring public senior higher education institutions and community colleges in the State to provide specified information on the cost of higher education at the institution to all first-time, full-time undergraduate freshmen beginning in the 2014-20...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 270
Pass
100%
MDSB232Specifying the percentage of State money that must be used in an elementary or a secondary school construction project before the Prevailing Wage Law applies by altering specified definitions; etc.
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 281
Pass
100%
MDHB546Altering the requirements for specified regulations adopted by the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission relating to the implementation of the Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program.
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 409
Pass
100%
MDHB727Specifying the percentage of State money that must be used in an elementary or a secondary school construction project before the Prevailing Wage Law applies by altering specified definitions; etc.
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 282
Pass
100%
MDSB785Renaming the Community College Transfer Scholarship to be the 2+2 Transfer Scholarship and altering specified elements of the Program; altering the qualifications for the scholarship and the annual amount of the award; specifying that the scholarship...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 339
Pass
100%
MDSB785Renaming the Community College Transfer Scholarship to be the 2+2 Transfer Scholarship and altering specified elements of the Program; altering the qualifications for the scholarship and the annual amount of the award; specifying that the scholarship...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 339
Pass
100%
MDHB1006Extending the termination date of the Task Force to Study the Impact of Expanding Credit and Noncredit Courses for Students with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities; and altering to January 1, 2016, the date by which a specified report is due...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 436
Pass
100%
MDHB1057Removing the termination provision applicable to a specified motor carrier permit exemption relating to bus service provided by the University of Maryland, College Park.
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 442
Pass
100%
MDHB1215Renaming the Community College Transfer Scholarship to be the 2+2 Transfer Scholarship and altering specified elements of the Program; altering the qualifications for the scholarship and the annual amount of the award; specifying that the scholarship...
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2014-05-05
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 340
Pass
100%
MDSB110Repealing, altering, and adding defined terms relating to the registration of institutions of higher education that offer fully online distance education programs; authorizing the Maryland Higher Education Commission to charge specified institutions ...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 132
Pass
100%
MDSB110Repealing, altering, and adding defined terms relating to the registration of institutions of higher education that offer fully online distance education programs; authorizing the Maryland Higher Education Commission to charge specified institutions ...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 132
Pass
100%
MDSB112Repealing the Innovative Partnerships for Technology Program for State community colleges, including the authority of the Maryland Higher Education Commission to adopt regulations relating to the Program; and repealing a cross-reference to the Progra...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 134
Pass
100%
MDSB111Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a Private Career School Advisory Council; and repealing the requirement that the Commission establish a William Donald Schaefer Scholarship Advisory Council.
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 133
Pass
100%
MDSB111Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a Private Career School Advisory Council; and repealing the requirement that the Commission establish a William Donald Schaefer Scholarship Advisory Council.
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 133
Pass
100%
MDSB124Repealing the Education Coordinating Committee and the Lida Lee Tall Learning Resources Center.
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 138
Pass
100%
MDSB124Repealing the Education Coordinating Committee and the Lida Lee Tall Learning Resources Center.
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 138
Pass
100%
MDSB610Providing that if a specified member of the Maryland National Guard is receiving specified tuition assistance from the Military Department and is part of a specified unit that has been disbanded on or after September 1, 2013, due to specified reasons...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 183
Pass
100%
MDHB461Establishing the State Early Childhood Advisory Council; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Council; requiring the Council to develop a strategic plan to improve the school readiness of young children; requiring the Council to ...
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2014-04-14
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 232
Pass
100%
MDHB459Expanding the scope of the Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Physicians to provide education loan repayments to physician assistants who provide primary care in designated professional shortage areas under specified circumstances; and ex...
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2014-04-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 99
Engross
50%
MDSB523Establishing the Task Force to Study a Program for Interest-Free Loans to STEM College Students in Maryland; providing for the composition, to include one member each from the Senate and House of Delegates of Maryland, cochairs, and staffing of the T...
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2014-04-07
Engross
50%
MDHB1166Authorizing a person to petition the court to shield specified information relating to a conviction of the person no earlier than 3 years after the person satisfies the sentence imposed for the conviction, including parole, probation, or mandatory su...
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2014-04-07
House Requests Senate Recede
Engross
50%
MDSB607Requiring each health occupation board authorized to issue a license or certificate to adopt specified regulations regarding training on the identification and reporting of child abuse and neglect; specifying requirements for the training; etc.
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2014-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Engross
50%
MDHB1194Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission, in collaboration with the Department of Budget and Management, to contract with a third party for an evaluation of the needs of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Maryland in order ...
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2014-04-03
Intro
25%
MDHB1408Providing that, if a public institution of higher education maintains a smoke-free or tobacco-free campus, any State support from the General Fund provided to the institution shall be reduced by a percentage equal to the ratio of revenues generated b...
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2014-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
Intro
25%
MDHB1408Providing that, if a public institution of higher education maintains a smoke-free or tobacco-free campus, any State support from the General Fund provided to the institution shall be reduced by a percentage equal to the ratio of revenues generated b...
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2014-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
Engross
50%
MDSB1056Authorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to specified convictions at a specified time; providing that, if a person is convicted of a new crime during a specified time period, the original convicti...
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2014-04-03
Engross
50%
MDSB1098Requiring the Office of Legislative Audits to include in specified audits of specified institutions of higher education an evaluation of the institution's compliance with specified provisions of law relating to the sale of textbooks.
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2014-04-03
Engross
50%
MDSB806Increasing the penalty from $500 to $5,000 and terms of imprisonment not to exceed 6 months for a specified offense relating to subjecting a student to the risk of serious bodily injury for the purpose of an initiation into a student organization of ...
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2014-03-26
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