MD SB1 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous SB1043


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-7)
Status: Passed on March 24 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-03-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 42
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a new unit to assist in evaluating and reviewing certain proposals for new programs and substantial modifications of existing programs; requiring the Governor, for fiscal years 2023 through 2032, to include in the annual State operating budget $577,000,000 to be allocated to certain historically black colleges and universities; establishing the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Reserve Fund; requiring the Cigarette Restitution Fund to include a separate account; etc.

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Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Funding


Roll Calls

2021-03-17 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 122 N: 17 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-05 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-24SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 42
2021-03-17SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-03-17SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-17SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-03-10HouseThird Reading Passed (122-17)
2021-03-09HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-09HouseFavorable with Amendments {814960/1 Adopted
2021-03-09HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Appropriations
2021-03-02HouseHearing 3/05 at 12:00 p.m.
2021-02-08HouseReferred Appropriations
2021-02-05SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-02-03SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-03SenateFavorable with Amendments {519531/1 Adopted
2021-02-03SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2021-01-18SenateHearing 1/21 at 11:00 a.m. (Budget and Taxation)
2021-01-18SenateHearing canceled (Budget and Taxation)
2021-01-12SenateHearing 1/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
2021-01-12SenateHearing canceled (Budget and Taxation)
2021-01-04SenateHearing 1/20 at 11:00 a.m. (Budget and Taxation)
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB1 (Crossfiled) 2021-03-24 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 41
SB1043 (Carry Over) 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
State Finance and Procurement7317(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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