MD HB1 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 12 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-02-16 - Referred Budget and Taxation Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a certain new unit to assist in evaluating and reviewing certain proposals for new programs and substantial modifications of existing programs; requiring the Governor, in each of fiscal years 2023 through 2032, to include in the annual State operating budget $577,000,000 to be allocated to certain historically black colleges and universities; establishing the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Reserve Fund; specifying the purpose and uses of the Fund; etc.

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Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Funding


Roll Calls

2021-02-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 115 N: 14 NV: 3 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2021-02-16SenateReferred Budget and Taxation Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-02-12HouseThird Reading Passed (115-14)
2021-02-11HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-02-05HouseFavorable Report by Appropriations
2021-01-04HouseHearing 1/19 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB1 (Crossfiled) 2021-03-09 - Favorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education10214(n/a)See Bill Text
Education11206.3(n/a)See Bill Text
Education15126(n/a)See Bill Text
Education15127(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement6226(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments