MD HB738 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB157
Note: Carry Over of previous HB613


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 34-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-16 - Hearing 3/16 at 5:00 p.m.
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Beginning in fiscal year 2025, increasing from $10,000,000 to $20,000,000 an annual appropriation to the Safe Schools Fund to provide grants to local school systems and local law enforcement agencies to assist in meeting an annual reporting requirement on law enforcement coverage in public schools.

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Public Schools - Appropriations for School Safety Expenditures - Increase (School Safety Enhancement Act of 2023)



2023-03-16HouseHearing 3/16 at 5:00 p.m.
2023-03-16HouseHearing canceled
2023-03-15HouseHearing 3/16 at 2:30 p.m.
2023-03-15HouseHearing canceled
2023-02-17HouseHearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-08HouseFirst Reading Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

HB738 (Carry Over) 2023-03-16 - Hearing 3/16 at 5:00 p.m.
HB613 (Carry Over) 2022-02-10 - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education71508(n/a)See Bill Text
Education71512(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments