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MDHB677IntroProviding that an individual who has attained the age of 18 years and is enrolled for at least 12 hours of credit in an institution of postsecondary education has the right to receive support and maintenance from both of the individual's parents unti...
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2016-03-03
[Hearing: Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB583IntroAuthorizing the Board of Regents of the University System of Maryland to make a one-time transfer of no more than $50,000,000 from the State-supported fund balance to a quasi-endowment fund; and limiting the use of specified proceeds to specified pur...
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2016-03-02
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB400IntroAltering 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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2016-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB464IntroEstablishing a specified number of Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) schools in the State; requiring the State to provide a specified grant to P-TECH schools beginning in a specified fiscal year for specified costs; providing that th...
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2016-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm]
Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
MDSB453IntroAltering the eligibility requirements for a specified State subsidy under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program for specified surviving spouses or dependent children of specified retirees of the Optional Retirement Progra...
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2016-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 8:30 am]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB673IntroAuthorizing specified senatorial and delegate scholarships to be used at specified out-of-state institutions of higher education if a specified scholarship applicant is a specified veteran who is domiciled in the State; and authorizing a specified ve...
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2016-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB355IntroRequiring 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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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB427IntroProhibiting a private career school 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 completion of the educational course offerings in the program at the school...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB493IntroIncreasing to $5,000 the maximum amount of a State matching stipend awarded to certificated public school employees who teach in public schools that have comprehensive needs; establishing the Teacher Induction, Retention, and Advancement Program; req...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB465IntroRepealing the requirement that any student financial aid, other than a student loan, received by a specified disabled student must be applied first to pay the student's tuition prior to receiving an exemption from the payment of tuition at community ...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB464IntroEstablishing the College Admissions Outreach Program for High-Achieving Students; requiring the Program to provide information on the college admissions process to eligible students free of charge, collaborate with a specified nonprofit entity to ide...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB512IntroEstablishing the Task Force to Study the Recruitment, Retention, and Promotion of Teachers in Maryland ; providing for the membership, chair, and staff for the Task Force; providing that members of the Task Force may not receive specified compensatio...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB540IntroProhibiting 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.
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB606IntroEstablishing the Maryland College Collaboration for Student Veterans Commission; providing the purpose of the Commission is to work to ensure the education success of returning veterans, facilitate the sharing of best practices among institutions of ...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB595IntroAuthorizing students who have completed the fifth grade to be eligible for acceptance at public institutions of higher education for special admission; repealing the requirement that specified students must earn a specified score on a specified test ...
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2016-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB460IntroAuthorizing the Community Development Administration in the Department of Housing and Community Development to provide financial assistance to homeowners under specified circumstances; authorizing the Administration to provide financial assistance to...
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2016-02-23
[Hearing: Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm]
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
MDHB544IntroDesignating, beginning in calendar year 2016, the last 7 days of August through the first 7 days of September of each year to be tax-free periods during which an exemption from the sales and use tax is provided for the sale of specified textbooks pur...
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2016-02-23
[Hearing: Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB19IntroRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration and specified social service agencies to provide electronic records of specified individuals to the State Board of Elections; requiring the State Board to determine whether each individual whose electronic r...
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2016-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB11IntroRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration and specified social service agencies to provide electronic records to the State Board of Elections regarding individuals who hold a driver's license or identification card, are at least 16 years of age, are...
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2016-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB350IntroRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration and specified social service agencies to provide electronic records to the State Board of Elections regarding individuals who hold a driver's license or identification card, are at least 16 years of age, are...
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2016-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB363IntroEstablishing collective bargaining rights for specified community college employees; requiring specified community colleges to determine whether specified employees are public employees for purposes of collective bargaining; establishing procedures f...
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2016-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB634IntroRequiring that, before a child admits to the commission of a delinquent act, the child's counsel inform the child in developmentally and age-appropriate language of specified collateral consequences that may result from an adjudication of delinquency...
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2016-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
MDSB339IntroAltering the calculation of the required funding amount for community colleges including the Baltimore City Community College in specified fiscal years.
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2016-02-17
[Hearing: Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm]
Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
MDSB325IntroRequiring county boards of education and the State to provide a specified amount to the State Department of Education for specified individuals receiving education services at specified facilities; requiring that teachers and other professional perso...
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2016-02-17
[Hearing: Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm]
Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
MDSB374IntroProviding 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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2016-02-17
[Hearing: Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB469IntroProviding that, for applicants for a license to practice pharmacy, graduation from specified schools is acceptable proof of proficiency in the oral communication of the English language.
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2016-02-17
[Hearing: Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB594IntroLimiting the period of time for which dogs or cats may be used in specified research facilities for scientific research purposes to 2 years; requiring specified research facilities using dogs or cats for scientific research purposes to take specified...
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2016-02-17
[Hearing: Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDSB342IntroRequiring that specified policies of public senior higher education institutions promote specified purposes and be similar to specified provisions concerning required clauses for procurement contracts.
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2016-02-16
[Hearing: Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB526IntroAltering the amount of the unrestricted grant provided to small community colleges.
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2016-02-16
[Hearing: Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB145IntroAuthorizing a public school employer and an employee organization to use a specified alternative procedure regarding the renegotiation of specified allocated funds under specified circumstances; requiring the Attorney General to assign an assistant A...
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB289IntroProhibiting a medical school from using a live or dead animal in the medical education or training of students if alternate methods are used by specified other medical schools in the State; and establishing a penalty for violation of the Act not to e...
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB281IntroAltering the eligibility requirements for the Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program to include veterans and members of the armed forces who have served or are currently serving on active duty for a minimum period of time; altering...
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB360IntroEstablishing the Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Orphans and Foster Care Recipients; requiring an applicant to be employed full-time by the State or a county or municipality of the State, have received a graduate, professional, or unde...
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB361IntroAltering the calculation of the required funding amount for community colleges including the Baltimore City Community College in specified fiscal years.
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB355IntroEstablishing Workforce Development Sequence grants and scholarships; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to disburse grants to community colleges in the State in order for specified communi...
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2016-02-11
[Hearing: Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB218IntroProhibiting the inclusion of Morgan State University within the University System of Maryland.
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2016-02-10
[Hearing: Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB272IntroAuthorizing 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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2016-02-10
[Hearing: Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB313IntroProhibiting financial aid that is awarded to a student by a public institution of higher education from being reduced by any other form of financial aid awarded to the student beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year; prohibiting a public institution...
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2016-02-10
[Hearing: Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB332IntroSubjecting the appointment of the Chancellor of the University System of Maryland to the advice and consent of the General Assembly; and making the Act an emergency measure.
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2016-02-10
[Hearing: Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB443IntroAuthorizing the Department of Agriculture or an institution of higher education to grow or cultivate industrial hemp if the industrial hemp is grown or cultivated for agricultural or academic research purposes; requiring a site used by the Department...
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2016-02-10
[Hearing: Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB230IntroRequiring institutions of higher education who reduce institutional financial aid awarded to specified students to notify specified financial aid providers of the reduction.
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2016-02-09
[Hearing: Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB283IntroRequiring institutions of higher education that receive State funding to provide a free official transcript once per semester to students who meet specified criteria and once every 5 years to graduates who meet specified criteria.
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2016-02-09
[Hearing: Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB231IntroProhibiting financial aid that is awarded to a student by a public institution of higher education from being reduced by any other form of financial aid awarded to the student beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year; prohibiting a public institution...
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2016-02-09
[Hearing: Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB323IntroRepealing 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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2016-02-09
[Hearing: Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB335IntroProviding 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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2016-02-09
[Hearing: Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB813IntroHigher Education - Employee Rights - Equal Employment Opportunity Program and Maryland Whistleblower Law
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2016-02-08
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB834IntroHigher Education - Last Dollar Scholarship - Established
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2016-02-08
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB804IntroPublic Institutions of Higher Education - General Education Programs - Semester Hour Maximums
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2016-02-08
To House Appropriations Committee
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