MD HB1057 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 48-0)
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-17 - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to work with the historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the State to approve and prioritize certain academic programs and to promote the overall competitiveness of the HBCUs; requiring the Governor, in fiscal years 2022 through 2031, to include in the annual State operating budget certain funds for certain HBCUs to be used for a specific purpose; requiring that certain funds become part of the base funds for certain HBCUs; etc.

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Higher Education - Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Comparability and Competitiveness



2020-02-17HouseUnfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
2020-02-12HouseHearing canceled
2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB856 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-18 - Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation; Withdrawn


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education11206(n/a)See Bill Text
Education11206.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Education12119(n/a)See Bill Text
Education14111(n/a)See Bill Text

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