MD SB359 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SB799


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-13 - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing the Governor to include in the annual State budget for the Maryland Higher Education Commission an appropriation of $10,000,000 to fund State-mandated community college tuition and residency waivers; and requiring the Commission to report to the General Assembly by December 1, 2024, and each December 1 thereafter on the number of students receiving a tuition or residency waiver for certain categories and the amount of funds provided to each community college.

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Community College Tuition and Residency Waivers - Funding


Roll Calls

2023-02-24 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-03-13HouseHearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-27HouseReferred Appropriations
2023-02-24SenateThird Reading Passed (44-0)
2023-02-22SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-02-22SenateFavorable with Amendments {503329/1 Adopted
2023-02-20SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2023-02-01SenateHearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-30SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation

Same As/Similar To

HB390 (Crossfiled) 2023-01-26 - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.
SB799 (Carry Over) 2022-03-23 - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education16322(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments