MD HB779 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 37-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-08 - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Governor, for fiscal years 2021 through 2035, to include in the annual State operating budget at least $16,660,000 in general funds for each historically black college and university in the State; providing for the allowable uses of certain funds; and providing that certain funds be in addition to certain base funds appropriated to certain institutions.

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Higher Education - Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Funding



2019-04-08HouseUnfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
2019-03-01HouseHearing 3/01 at 1:30 p.m.
2019-03-01HouseHearing canceled
2019-02-14HouseHearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-14HouseHearing canceled
2019-02-11HouseHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Appropriations


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