MD HB1260 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 7 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-07 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
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 2031, to include in the annual State operating budget $57,700,000 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

2020-03-15 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 129 N: 2 NV: 3 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-05-07HouseVetoed by the Governor (Policy)
2020-03-16HouseReturned Passed
2020-03-15SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-14SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-14SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-14SenateFavorable Report by Budget and Taxation
2020-03-13SenateReferred Budget and Taxation Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-12HouseThird Reading Passed (129-2)
2020-03-12HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments {664763/1 Adopted
2020-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB1043 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-27 - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)


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