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MDHB118PassRequiring the State Department of Education and each county board of education to adopt an attendance policy for public school students that treats an absence due to a student's behavioral health needs the same as an absence due to illness or another...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 554
MDHB146PassAltering the definition of "reportable offense" to include only offenses that occurred off school premises, that did not occur at events sponsored by the school, and that involved certain crimes of violence; requiring the State Department of Educatio...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 742
MDHB139PassProviding that teachers in the Juvenile Services Education Program who are employed by the Department of Juvenile Services and teachers in an educational and workforce skills program who are employed by the Maryland Department of Labor are in the pro...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 733
MDSB383PassExtending through fiscal year 2028 the requirement that the Governor include a certain amount in the State budget for increasing the number of green schools in the State; and extending through calendar year 2029 the annual evaluation of the impact of...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 524
MDHB515PassRequiring county boards of education, the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association, governing bodies of public institutions of higher education, and boards of community college trustees to allow student athletes to modify an athletic or...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 556
MDSB705PassProhibiting certain public agencies from using seclusion as a behavioral health intervention for a student; prohibiting a public agency from using physical restraint and a nonpublic school from using physical restraint or seclusion as a behavioral he...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 562
MDSB802PassAltering certain provisions of law regarding the Maryland Consortium on Coordinated Community Supports, including membership, terms of members, appointment of the chair, staff, and memorandum of understanding for technical assistance; altering certai...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 713
MDSB951PassRequiring county boards of education, the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association, governing bodies of public institutions of higher education, and boards of community college trustees to allow student athletes to modify an athletic or...
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2022-05-29
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 557
MDHB136VetoRequiring a county board of education and authorizing a nonpublic school, beginning in the 2023-2024 school year, to require at least two school personnel to complete paid professional development training, administered in person or online, in certai...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB362VetoRequiring a teacher preparation program to include certain training related to teaching in a virtual learning environment as a component of instruction; providing that a county board of education may authorize a county superintendent of schools, unde...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1163VetoRequiring a teacher preparation program to include certain training related to teaching in a virtual learning environment as a component of instruction; providing that a county board of education may authorize a county superintendent of schools to pr...
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2022-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB124PassEstablishing the Grant Program to Reduce and Compost School Waste to award grants to county boards of education and public schools to develop and implement programs for reducing food waste and to establish composting of pre- and post-consumer waste; ...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 205
MDSB617PassRequiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including the development, purchase, and provision of certain digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a ...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 215
MDHB836PassAltering the requirements for an automated external defibrillator program in public middle and high schools; altering the requirements for actions to be taken by county boards of education regarding heat acclimatization for student athletes; requirin...
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2022-04-21
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 212
MDSB234PassEstablishing the Purple Star Schools Program to recognize public schools that provide strong services and support for military-connected students and their families when, as a result of military service, a military-connected student transfers schools...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 66
MDHB277PassEstablishing the Purple Star Schools Program to recognize public schools that provide strong services and support for military-connected students and their families when, as a result of military service, a military-connected student transfers schools...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 65
MDSB299PassRequiring a county board of education and authorizing a nonpublic school, beginning in the 2023-2024 school year, to require at least two school personnel to complete paid professional development training, administered in person or online, in certai...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 78
MDSB406PassCorrecting certain errors or omissions in certain articles of the Annotated Code; clarifying language; correcting certain obsolete references; reorganizing certain sections of the Annotated Code; providing that the Act is not intended to affect any l...
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2022-04-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 135
MDHB531Engross

Sine Die
Extending through fiscal year 2028 the requirement that the Governor include a certain amount in the State budget for increasing the number of green schools in the State; and extending through calendar year 2029 the annual evaluation of the impact of...
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2022-04-11
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB638Engross

Sine Die
Altering the requirements for an automated external defibrillator program in public middle and high schools; altering the requirements for actions to be taken by county boards of education regarding heat acclimatization for student athletes; and requ...
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2022-04-11
Third Reading Passed (129-4)
MDHB150Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Grant Program to Reduce and Compost School Waste to award grants to county boards of education and public schools to develop and implement programs for reducing food waste and to establish composting of pre- and post-consumer waste; ...
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2022-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB459PassAltering provisions of law relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court, the juvenile intake process, and the placement of a certain child in detention or community detention; altering provisions of law relating to the authority of the juvenile...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 42
MDHB547Engross

Sine Die
Requiring a local school system to provide equivalent access to digital tools for students with disabilities, including developing, purchasing, and providing digital tools that are directly connected to student instruction; requiring a local school s...
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2022-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB691PassAltering provisions of law relating to the jurisdiction of the juvenile court, the juvenile intake process, and the placement of a certain child in detention or community detention; altering provisions of law relating to the authority of the juvenile...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 41
MDHB1255PassProhibiting certain public agencies from using seclusion as a behavioral health intervention for a student; prohibiting a public agency from using physical restraint and a nonpublic school from using physical restraint or seclusion as a behavioral he...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 31
MDHB1450PassExpanding the uses for certain grants under the Concentration of Poverty Grant Program; requiring the State Department of Education to collect certain data and submit a certain report by December 1, 2022; requiring the governing body of each county t...
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2022-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 33
MDHB23Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the State Department of Education to disaggregate certain discipline-related data in an electronic spreadsheet format for the Department's website, make the data available to the public, and report certain discipline-related information by ...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB384Engross

Sine Die
Requiring each county board of education and authorizing nonpublic schools in the State to establish a policy to obtain, administer, and train certain school personnel to administer in emergency situations bronchodilators to a student who is determin...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB657Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Maryland Consortium on Coordinated Community Supports to develop, in consultation with certain stakeholders, guidelines for developing a standardized behavioral health questionnaire to identify students with behavioral health services n...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1280Engross

Sine Die
Authorizing a student who is enrolled at a public high school to satisfy a graduation requirement to earn credits in mathematics by completing a credit in a certain college preparatory computer science or computer programming course if enrolled in th...
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2022-04-05
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1441Engross

Sine Die
Altering the number of years that a school vehicle may be operated in Anne Arundel County from 12 years to 15 years.
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2022-03-31
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB758Intro

Sine Die
Requiring the posting of lesson plans and instructional materials used at public schools on the public school's website; and establishing requirements for the development, production, and inspection of certain instructional materials referenced in ce...
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2022-03-30
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDSB668Engross

Sine Die
Expanding, renaming, and altering certain provisions relating to a certain truancy reduction program in certain juvenile courts; authorizing a county or circuit administrative judge to establish a certain Truancy Reduction and School Engagement Progr...
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2022-03-23
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB717Engross

Sine Die
Providing that a county board of education may authorize a county superintendent of schools, under certain circumstances, to provide virtual education days to students instead of closing the public schools in the county because of severe weather cond...
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2022-03-23
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1305Engross

Sine Die
Altering the eligibility requirements for the Prekindergarten Expansion Grant Program and publicly funded prekindergarten programs to include Montessori schools that meet certain operational requirements, staff credentials, student-to-staff ratios, a...
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2022-03-23
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB318Engross

Sine Die
Requiring certain county boards of education to consider the pursuit of certain certificates, certifications, or apprenticeships as the equivalent of pursuing postsecondary education; requiring certain county boards to provide a method for certain in...
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2022-03-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB472Engross

Sine Die
Requiring each public school to inform students, faculty, staff, and parents regarding who serves as the Title IX coordinator for the school, the process for filing a sexual misconduct compliant, and the support measures that are in place for filing ...
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2022-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB665Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the Interagency Commission on School Construction to adopt regulations to set minimal standards for air quality standards by August 1, 2023; requiring each county board of education to utilize the services of a qualified indoor air quality ...
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2022-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB165Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the State Board of Education and nonpublic schools that hold a certificate of approval from the State Board and participate in the Nonpublic Schools Textbook and Technology Grants Program to develop and implement a program of age-appropriat...
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2022-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB194Engross

Sine Die
Requiring a county board of education to provide age-appropriate instruction on the risks of sexting as part of the Family Life and Human Sexuality curriculum in every grade in which the curriculum is taught in public schools in the county, beginning...
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2022-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB618Intro

Sine Die
Requiring that the State Board of Education and county boards of education allow a certain amount of time for certain testimony at public board meetings; prohibiting an employee of a school district from withholding certain information relating to a ...
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2022-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB805Intro

Sine Die
Authorizing the State Department of Education, a county board of education, or a public institution of higher education to establish a statewide virtual school in the State; repealing certain provisions of law regarding the establishment and operatio...
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2022-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDHB985Engross

Sine Die
Requiring the State Board of Education to develop curriculum content for a half credit course in financial literacy; requiring each county board of education to implement the financial literacy curriculum content in every public high school in the co...
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2022-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1347Intro

Sine Die
Altering a provision of law that prohibits a parent or guardian from being required to present a certain certificate of immunization under certain circumstances to be admitted to school to apply only to public schools; requiring the Secretary of Heal...
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2022-03-15
Withdrawn by Sponsor
MDHB226Engross

Sine Die
Establishing the Self-Contained Special Education Classroom Video Recording Pilot Program for selected public school classrooms in which all of the regularly attending students have a disability and are in that classroom for at least 50% of the instr...
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2022-03-14
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB495Engross

Sine Die
Prohibiting a public school from prohibiting a student from organizing or participating in a student-organized peaceful demonstration, imposing certain limits on a student's right to free speech while participating in a student-organized peaceful dem...
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2022-03-14
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1122Intro

Sine Die
Requiring each public school to allow students in home instruction programs to participate in extracurricular activities sponsored by the school if the student participates in a home instruction program under written agreement with the county superin...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1145Intro

Sine Die
Establishing that it is unlawful for a parent or guardian of a student in a public school to fail to seek and participate in counseling with their child after receiving notice of violent and disruptive behavior; and requiring a public school principa...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1152Intro

Sine Die
Providing that each student in a public school in the State has certain rights; and altering the types of conduct for which a student may be suspended or expelled.
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2022-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1129Intro

Sine Die
Establishing the Virtual Education Days Pilot Program in Garrett County and Allegany County; authorizing the Garrett County Superintendent and the Allegany County Superintendent to order a virtual education day instead of closing a public school in t...
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2022-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
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