MD HB1487 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 19-6)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-11 - Hearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring each county board of education, beginning in the 2021-2022 school year, to implement a certain agriculture science curriculum; requiring each county board to implement an agricultural education program that prepares students for certain careers and informed choices in a certain manner; establishing the Maryland Agricultural Education Grant Program; requiring the State Department of Education to implement the Program; requiring the Governor to include an appropriation of $785,000 to the Program each fiscal year; etc.

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Public Schools - Agricultural Education and Grant Programs



2020-02-11HouseHearing 3/04 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means and Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB986 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-05 - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education4111.3(n/a)See Bill Text

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