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MDHB360PassEstablishing the Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Foster Care Recipients; requiring an applicant to be employed for at least 20 hours per week by the State or a county or municipality of the State and have received an undergraduate or g...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 719
MDSB493PassIncreasing to $4,000 the maximum amount of a State matching stipend awarded to certificated public school employees who teach in public schools that have comprehensive needs; requiring specified teachers in Anne Arundel County to receive a stipend to...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 740
MDSB595PassRequiring a county board of education to award credit to a middle school student for any course for which a high school student would be awarded credit if the middle school student meets the same requirements as the high school student.
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 686
MDSB676PassProhibiting a public institution of higher education from referring a delinquent student account or debt to the Central Collection Unit under specified circumstances; requiring a public institution of higher education to allow a student with an unpai...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 689
MDSB905PassEstablishing the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education; requiring specified appointments to be made to ensure diversity within the Commission; requiring the Commission to review the findings and recommendations of a specified study, re...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 701
MDHB1014PassProhibiting a public institution of higher education from referring a delinquent student account or debt to the Central Collection Unit except under specified circumstances; requiring the College Savings Plans of Maryland Board to develop and impleme...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 690
MDHB999PassEstablishing the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education; requiring specified appointments to be made to ensure diversity within the Commission; requiring the Commission to review the findings and recommendations of a specified study, re...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 702
MDHB1138PassAltering the areas within which multifamily housing designated as student housing is exempt from the Prince George's County school facilities surcharge; and establishing an exemption from the school facilities surcharge for specified multifamily hous...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 733
MDSB1158PassRequiring the Board of Regents of Morgan State University to develop and implement a plan to enhance the Office of Technology Transfer at the University; requiring the Maryland Technology Development Corporation, at the request of the Board of Regent...
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2016-05-28
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 713
MDHB335VetoProviding a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for contributions made by specified individuals to specified college savings accounts subject to specified limitations; defining specified terms; and applying the Act to all taxable y...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB355VetoRequiring the College Savings Plans of Maryland Board to establish the Maryland ABLE Program to help promote financial savings to support individuals with disabilities in maintaining health, independence, and quality of life; renaming the College Sav...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB460VetoAuthorizing the Community Development Administration in the Department of Housing and Community Development to make, participate in making, and undertake a commitment for financial assistance to a homeowner for purchasing a homeowner's primary reside...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB540VetoProhibiting the Board of Regents of Morgan State University from entering into any contract for student housing that is located in the 1500 block of Havenwood Road in Baltimore City unless the Hillen Road Improvement Association approves and the deve...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB610VetoRepealing the termination date for a provision of law requiring the State to reduce statewide greenhouse gas emissions by 25% from 2006 levels by 2020; requiring the State to reduce statewide greenhouse gas emissions by 40% from 2006 levels by 2030; ...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB909VetoEstablishing the Maryland Corps Program; providing for stipends of up to $15,000 for corps participants and one-time scholarships of up to $6,000 for corps participants who complete the Program; requiring the Board of Directors to issue a Request for...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB919VetoExempting from specified State insurance laws a self-funded student health plan operated by an independent institution of higher education that provides health care services to its students and their dependents if the institution files a specified re...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB910VetoEstablishing the Maryland Education Development Collaborative to advise and make recommendations to the Board of Education, the General Assembly, and local school systems regarding policies necessary to promote 21st century learning that enhances soc...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB926VetoAltering the eligibility provisions of the Optional Retirement Program to include individuals in specified position categories designated by specified governing boards of institutions of higher education or the Secretary of Higher Education; requirin...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB1125VetoEstablishing the Public School Opportunities Enhancement Program; providing that the purpose of the Program is to provide grants to local school systems, community schools, and nonprofit organizations in the State to assist in expanding or creating e...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB1130VetoEstablishing the Construction Education and Innovation Fund as a special nonlapsing fund; providing that the Fund may be used to support the purposes of the Maryland Center for Construction Education and Innovation; requiring the Governor, each fisca...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB1170VetoAltering specified criteria for prequalification of a student for a Guaranteed Access Grant; altering the name of the College Readiness Outreach Program to be the Next Generation Scholars of Maryland Program; providing the purpose of the Program is t...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB1172VetoEstablishing the Seed Community Development Anchor Institution Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying that the purpose of the Fund is to provide grants and loans to anchor institutions for community development projects in blighted areas of t...
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2016-05-27
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB427PassProhibiting specified private career schools and specified for-profit institutions of higher education from enrolling a student in a program that is intended to lead to employment in a field that requires licensure or certification in the State if su...
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2016-05-19
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 552
MDHB741PassProhibiting specified private career schools and specified for-profit institutions of higher education from enrolling a student in a program that is intended to lead to employment in a field that requires licensure in the State if successful completi...
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2016-05-19
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 553
MDHB1488PassEstablishing the Maryland Corps Program; providing for stipends of up to $15,000 for corps participants and one-time scholarships of up to $6,000 for corps participants who complete the Program; requiring the Board of Directors to issue a Request for...
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2016-05-19
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 654
MDSB94PassRepealing a specified provision of law requiring that specified displaced homemakers be exempt from payment of specified tuition and be counted in a specified computation of full-time equivalent enrollment; replacing obsolete references with referenc...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 344
MDSB95PassRepealing the Workforce Creation and Adult Education Transition Council; altering the responsibility of the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation as it relates to the development of a specified State plan; repealing a specified provision of ...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 346
MDHB117PassProviding that, for applicants for a license to practice pharmacy, graduation from a recognized English-speaking professional school accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education is acceptable proof of proficiency in the oral communi...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 475
MDSB469PassProviding that, for applicants for a license to practice pharmacy, graduation from a recognized English-speaking professional school accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education is acceptable as proof of proficiency in the oral comm...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 476
MDSB606PassEstablishing the Maryland College Collaboration for Student Veterans Commission; providing that the purpose of the Commission is to work to ensure the educational success of returning veterans, facilitate the sharing of best practices among instituti...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 413
MDHB1458PassEstablishing the Maryland College Collaboration for Student Veterans Commission; providing that the purpose of the Commission is to work to ensure the educational success of returning veterans, facilitate the sharing of best practices among instituti...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 414
MDSB982PassAuthorizing the Board of Trustees for the State Retirement and Pension System to enter into an agreement with the Maryland Technology Development Corporation or another entity to make and manage investments in private equity and venture capital in th...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 459
MDSB979PassAltering the eligibility provisions of the Optional Retirement Program to include individuals in specified position categories designated by specified governing boards of institutions of higher education or the Secretary of Higher Education; requirin...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 458
MDSB882PassRenaming the Northeastern Maryland Additive Manufacturing Innovation Authority to be the Regional Additive Manufacturing Partnership of Maryland; altering specified definitions in order to codify a specified alternate name for the Partnership; alteri...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 444
MDSB85PassRenaming the Department of Economic Competitiveness and Commerce to be the Department of Commerce; repealing the Office of the Secretary of Commerce in the Office of the Governor; repealing the requirement that the Secretary of Commerce employ an Exe...
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2016-05-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 338
MDSB108PassAltering the types of nursing positions that are eligible to receive grants from the Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund.
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 159
MDSB120PassAuthorizing the recipients of senatorial scholarships to hold an award for a fifth undergraduate academic year or for a semester subsequent to a fourth undergraduate academic year if the recipient makes a specified request, is a full-time student, co...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 160
MDSB128PassRepealing a condition under which a religious educational institution may operate without a certificate of approval from the Maryland Higher Education Commission and may enroll specified students in a specified online distance education program witho...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 161
MDHB107PassEstablishing scholarship award amounts for the Walter Sondheim Jr. Public Service Internship Scholarship Program shall be at least $2,000 and no more than $3,000.
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 251
MDSB218PassProhibiting the inclusion of Morgan State University within the University System of Maryland.
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 179
MDSB272PassAuthorizing the use of an Educational Excellence Award at an institution of higher education that is not in the State if the applicant is a deaf or hearing impaired student attending an institution of higher education that makes specified provisions ...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 181
MDHB400PassAltering the definition of "foster care recipient" for the purpose of a specified tuition waiver; altering a specified requirement that specified foster care recipients and specified unaccompanied homeless youth apply for specified financial aid by a...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 263
MDSB376PassEstablishing specified State-funded Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) schools in the State; authorizing specified planning grants for P-TECH schools; requiring specified P-TECH schools to reserve at least 50% of its available space f...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 144
MDSB381PassAuthorizing the Community Development Administration in the Department of Housing and Community Development to make, participate in making, and undertake a commitment for financial assistance to a homeowner for purchasing a homeowner's primary reside...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 146
MDSB374PassProviding a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for contributions made by specified individuals to specified college savings accounts subject to specified limitations; defining specified terms; and applying the Act to all taxable y...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 197
MDHB878PassRepealing a condition under which a religious educational institution may operate without a certificate of approval from the Maryland Higher Education Commission and may enroll specified students in a specified online distance education program witho...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 162
MDSB764PassAuthorizing student journalists at public schools and public institutions of higher education to exercise freedom of speech and freedom of the press in school-sponsored media; specifying that these freedoms are not limited by the fact that the media ...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 229
MDHB1015PassRequiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission, and the Maryland Health and Higher Educational Facilities Authority, in consultation with the Department of Legislative Services and any other appropriate agencies, to study the expansion or creatio...
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2016-04-26
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 290
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