MD SB767 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-05 - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Repealing a certain provision of law that authorized an institution of higher education to use a certain third-party admissions application containing questions about the criminal history of an applicant if the institution provided a notice on its website stating that a criminal history does not disqualify an applicant from admission; and prohibiting institutions of higher education from using an admission application that contains criminal history questions about the applicant.

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Title

Higher Education - Admissions Process - Criminal History

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-05SenateHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Judicial Proceedings

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education26503(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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