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MDHB83EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education to conduct a thorough review and evaluation of certain matters relating to the operation of electric retractable room partitions used in public and nonpublic schools in the State; requiring the Department, ...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDHB34EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to authorize a certain health care practitioner at an approved school-based health center to provide health care services through telehealth under certain circumstances...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB394EnrollProhibiting a local school system from charging a student a fee for enrollment in a summer school course if the student attends a school in the local school system, credit for the course is a high school graduation requirement, and the student has pr...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB401EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education to establish a model policy to support the educational and parenting goals and improve the educational outcomes of pregnant and parenting students; requiring the model policy to include certain policies and...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB300EnrollRequiring an individualized education program to include a learning continuity plan to be implemented for students with disabilities for certain purposes during emergency conditions beginning October 1, 2021; requiring an individualized education pro...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB171EngrossRequiring the State Department of Education to disaggregate certain discipline-related data in an electronic spreadsheet format for the Department's website; requiring certain discipline-related data to be available as a data download; requiring the ...
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2021-04-12
Motion Special Order until Next Session (Senator Hershey) Adopted
MDHB71EngrossRepealing provisions of law establishing educational programs for juveniles in residential facilities under the State Department of Education; establishing the Juvenile Services Education Board in the Department of Juvenile Services; requiring the Bo...
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2021-04-12
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB278EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to authorize a certain health care practitioner at an approved school-based health center to provide health care services through telehealth under certain circumstances...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB427EnrollRequiring each county board of education to ensure that each public middle and high school provide, at no charge to students, menstrual hygiene products via dispensers in the restrooms at the school; requiring a public middle or high school to instal...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB497EnrollRepealing provisions of law establishing educational programs for juveniles in residential facilities under the State Department of Education; establishing the Juvenile Services Education Board in the Department of Juvenile Services; requiring the Bo...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDHB636EnrollAltering the definition of "elevated level of lead" for purposes of certain provisions of law requiring the periodic testing for the presence of lead in drinking water outlets in occupied public and nonpublic school buildings; requiring by August 1, ...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB515EnrollRepealing a certain exception authorizing, under certain circumstances, a student who is a registered sex offender to enter onto real property used for public or nonpublic elementary or secondary education; authorizing a student who is a registered s...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB546EnrollAltering the definition of "elevated level of lead" for purposes of certain provisions of law requiring the periodic testing for the presence of lead in drinking water outlets in occupied public and nonpublic school buildings; requiring by August 1, ...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB716EnrollAltering the circumstances under which a parent may request an independent educational evaluation of a child with a disability at public expense to include a parent who submits a certain request to a local school system and the local school system do...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB551EnrollEstablishing the Workgroup on School Construction Incentives to convene a group of stakeholders and make recommendations regarding incentives to encourage consideration of the long-term effects of construction decisions on school facilities and consi...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDHB714EnrollRequiring an individualized education program to include a learning continuity plan to be implemented for students with disabilities during emergency conditions beginning October 1, 2021; requiring an individualized education program team to develop ...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB592EnrollAltering the contents of a certain report required by the Department of Human Services regarding children and foster youth in the State child welfare system; requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1 each year, to report to...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB771EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education, in coordination with the Maryland Department of Health, to establish a process for the administration of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Youth Risk Behavior Survey/Youth Tobacco Survey to pu...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB630EnrollAuthorizing the Adult High School Pilot Program to provide grants to certain approved pilots; requiring the Governor to include a federal fund or general fund appropriation of $250,000 in the fiscal year 2022 budget to the Program and a federal fund ...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB664EnrollRequiring each county board of education to encourage and assist high school seniors to complete and submit certain financial aid forms by a certain deadline; requiring each county board to develop a certain outreach plan; requiring each county board...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB711EnrollEstablishing the Growing Family Child Care Opportunities Pilot Program in the State Department of Education; authorizing the Department to provide grants to local jurisdictions or child care licensing regions to increase the supply and ensure the sus...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDSB785EngrossRequiring the Governor to appoint or reappoint a member of the State Board of Education on or before January 1 of the year in which the member's term expires; requiring members appointed to the State Board to reasonably reflect specified demographic ...
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2021-04-12
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
MDHB1322EnrollRequiring the State Board of Education and county boards of education to allow certain school personnel to instruct and work remotely, to the extent practicable, during the 2020-2021 school year under certain circumstances; authorizing certain school...
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2021-04-12
Passed Enrolled
MDSB958EnrollRequiring the State contribution to the cost of educating children with disabilities in nonpublic programs to be increased for certain purposes in fiscal year 2023 by 4% over the amount approved by the State Department of Education in fiscal year 202...
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2021-04-12
Returned Passed
MDHB205EnrollRequiring each county board of education to ensure that each public school provide, at no charge to students, menstrual hygiene products via dispensers in the restrooms at the school; requiring a public middle or high school to install menstrual hygi...
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2021-04-10
Passed Enrolled
MDHB944EnrollEstablishing the Growing Family Child Care Opportunities Pilot Program in the Department of Education; authorizing the Department to provide grants to local jurisdictions or child care licensing regions to increase the supply and ensure the sustainab...
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2021-04-10
Passed Enrolled
MDHB48EngrossRepealing a certain exception authorizing, under certain circumstances, a student who is a registered sex offender to enter onto real property used for public or nonpublic elementary or secondary education; requiring a student who is a registered sex...
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2021-04-09
House Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates Shetty, R. Jones and Thiam)
MDHB373EnrollAuthorizing the hiring of an emergent employee by a county board of education or nonpublic school for a period not to exceed 60 days pending a review of an individual's employment history for applicants who will have direct contact with minors; autho...
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2021-04-09
Returned Passed
MDHB1142EnrollRequiring, during a school redistricting process in which the redistricting plan proposed by the Howard County Board of Education differs from the redistricting plan proposed by the Howard County Superintendent of Schools, that the county board allow...
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2021-04-09
Returned Passed
MDHB1372PassAltering certain policy and funding provisions and implementation dates relating to the Blueprint for Maryland's Future; requiring the State Department of Education to submit a certain report on information technology; requiring, beginning in the 202...
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2021-04-09
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 55
MDSB98IntroProhibiting a county board, public prekindergarten program or primary or secondary school, or nonpublic prekindergarten program or primary or secondary school that receives State funds from discriminating against a person, refusing enrollment of, exp...
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2021-04-08
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDHB258EnrollAltering the contents of a certain report required by the Department of Human Services regarding children and foster youth in the State child welfare system; requiring the State Department of Education, on or before December 1 each year, to report to...
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2021-04-08
Passed Enrolled
MDHB820EngrossRequiring each county board of education, beginning in the 2023-2024 school year, to submit a report on or before April 30 each year to the State Board of Education and the General Assembly on specialty courses offered in public schools in the county...
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2021-04-08
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB720EnrollRequiring a single, uniform pay plan for teachers and professional personnel at the Maryland School for the Blind; requiring the Secretary of Budget and Management to establish the pay plan after considering recommendations by the Board of Directors ...
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2021-04-08
Returned Passed
MDSB882EnrollRequiring the Governor to include in the annual budget bill for fiscal year 2023 an appropriation to each program under Funding for Educational Organizations equal to the greater of the funding the program received in fiscal year 2020, 2021 or 2022 a...
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2021-04-08
Returned Passed
MDHB1376EngrossRequiring the Professional Standards and Teacher Education Board to design a course of training in the pedagogy of virtual education for teacher preparation programs; requiring the State Department of Education to provide guidance to local school sys...
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2021-04-08
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB438EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education to establish a model policy to support the educational and parenting goals and improve the educational outcomes of pregnant and parenting students; requiring the model policy to include certain policies and...
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2021-04-06
Returned Passed
MDHB72EnrollAuthorizing a county board of education to provide transportation to and from school for certain students using a vehicle other than a Type I or Type II school vehicle when a school vehicle cannot reasonably be provided; requiring the State Departmen...
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2021-04-05
Returned Passed
MDSB371EnrollAltering the circumstances under which a parent may request an independent educational evaluation of a child with a disability at public expense to include a parent who submits a certain request to a local school system and the local school system do...
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2021-04-05
Returned Passed
MDSB448EnrollAuthorizing a county board of education to provide transportation to and from school for certain students using a vehicle other than a Type I or Type II school vehicle when a school vehicle cannot reasonably be provided; requiring the State Departmen...
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2021-04-05
Passed Enrolled
MDHB630EnrollRequiring each school district to adopt or update a school district energy policy beginning July 1, 2022; specifying the contents of a school district energy policy; encouraging school districts to set targets to increase the school district's use of...
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2021-04-05
Returned Passed
MDSB548EnrollRequiring the State Department of Education, in coordination with the Maryland Department of Health, to establish procedures for the administration of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Youth Risk Behavior Survey/Youth Tobacco Survey to p...
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2021-04-05
Returned Passed
MDSB104EngrossProhibiting public and nonpublic school employees from operating an electric retractable room partition in a school except under certain circumstances; requiring any annual safety review, evaluation, or exercise for school employees in a school build...
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2021-04-02
Third Reading Passed (131-0)
MDHB1365EnrollRequiring the State contribution to the cost of educating children with disabilities in nonpublic programs to be increased for certain purposes by 4% in fiscal year 2023 over the amount approved by the State Department of Education in fiscal year 202...
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2021-04-02
Passed Enrolled
MDHB1054EnrollRequiring a single, uniform pay plan for teachers and professional personnel at the Maryland School for the Blind; requiring the Secretary of Budget and Management to establish the pay plan after considering recommendations by the Board of Directors...
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2021-04-01
Returned Passed
MDHB1053EnrollRequiring the Governor to include in the annual budget bill for fiscal year 2023 an appropriation to each program under Funding for Educational Organizations - Other Institutions equal to the greater of the funding the program received in fiscal year...
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2021-04-01
Returned Passed
MDSB966IntroAuthorizing the State Department of Education to make a procurement on an expedited basis with the approval of the State Board of Education; authorizing virtual schools to operate on a year-round basis; requiring the Department, in accordance with th...
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2021-03-30
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB418EngrossRequiring, on or before December 31, 2021, each county board of education to adopt a policy prohibiting the use or display of a symbol of hate; requiring the policy to prohibit the display of a symbol of hate on clothing, book bags, folders, or simil...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB522EngrossRequiring a specialized curriculum for school resource officers and school security employees to include training in certain matters; requiring that beginning on September 1, 2021, a school resource office or school security employee meet certain qua...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB461EngrossProviding that absences from school for mental health needs are lawful absences under certain circumstances; requiring a county board of education to excuse an absence for a student's mental health needs; requiring a student who is minor to obtain pe...
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2021-03-24
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
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