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MDHB10VetoAltering the definition of "fully online distance education program" to mean a program, originating outside the State, offered by an out-of-state institution in which a student domiciled in Maryland enrolls, 51% or more of the program is offered thro...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1PassNaming the Workforce Shortage Student Assistance grant for child care providers to be the grant known as the Hattie N. Harrison Memorial Scholarship.
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 317
MDHB37PassEstablishing the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology; altering the name of the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology (CREST); altering the name of the Frederick Center for Research and...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 218
MDSB13PassAltering the definition of "fully online distance education program" to mean a program, originating outside the State, offered by an out-of-state institution in which a student domiciled in Maryland enrolls, 51% or more of the program is offered thro...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 319
MDHB11PassChanging the name of the Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program to the Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program; and altering the eligibility requirements for the Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program and t...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 215
MDSB25VetoEstablishing the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology; altering the name of the Frederick Center for Research and Education in Science and Technology (CREST) and the name of the Governing Board; altering the powers an...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB74PassAltering the name of the Walter Sondheim Jr. Public Service Summer Internship Scholarship Program to be the Walter Sondheim Jr. Public Service Internship Scholarship Program; expanding the scope of the Program to include fall and spring public servic...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 397
MDSB185PassNaming the Workforce Shortage Student Assistance grant for child care providers to be the grant known as the Hattie N. Harrison Memorial Scholarship; and generally relating to the Workforce Shortage Student Assistance grants for child care providers.
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 316
MDSB210PassProhibiting an institution of postsecondary education from requiring, requesting, suggesting, or causing a student, an applicant, or a prospective student to grant access to, allow observation of, or disclose information that allows access to or obse...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 466
MDHB244PassAuthorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to shieldable convictions no earlier than 3 years after the person satisfies the sentence or sentences imposed for all convictions for which shielding is r...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 313
MDSB225PassAltering the definition of unaccompanied homeless youth by requiring specified documentation that establishes that the child or youth has had a consistent presence in the State for at least 1 year before enrollment in a public institution of higher e...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 333
MDHB297VetoAltering the definition of unaccompanied homeless youth by requiring specified documentation that establishes that the child or youth has had a consistent presence in the State for at least 1 year before enrollment in a public institution of higher e...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB335PassExempting victims of human trafficking from paying a specified out-of-county fee or out-of-region fee at community colleges in the State; authorizing each board of community college trustees to waive a specified out-of-county fee or out-of-region fee...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 340
MDSB496PassAuthorizing the Maryland Higher Education Commission to enter into the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement; and exempting specified institutions that participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement from the requirement to register ...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 175
MDSB575PassAltering the qualifications individuals are required to meet to be licensed to practice clinical alcohol and drug counseling, to qualify to practice as a licensed graduate alcohol and drug counselor under supervision for a limited period of time, to ...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 368
MDSB556PassProviding that specified requirements of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act relating to prescription drug benefits apply to specified coverage offered in specified markets; altering the circumstances under which specified health b...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 363
MDHB672PassAuthorizing the Maryland Higher Education Commission to enter into the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement; and exempting specified institutions that participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement from the requirement to register ...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 176
MDHB571PassRequiring a specified sexual assault policy adopted by the governing body of each institution of higher education to conform with the requirements of a specified federal law; requiring a specified sexual assault policy to include a prohibition agains...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 436
MDHB629VetoAltering the qualifications individuals are required to meet to be licensed to practice clinical alcohol and drug counseling, to qualify to practice as a licensed graduate alcohol and drug counselor under supervision for a limited period of time, to ...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB799PassRequiring each public institution of higher education in the State to comply with specified federal laws relating to veterans' tuition benefits.
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 279
MDHB779PassEstablishing the Maryland Higher Education Outreach and College Access Pilot Program targeting low-income Maryland high school students to determine if the Program can lead to an increase in low-income students attending and succeeding in college; es...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 201
MDHB847PassExempting victims of human trafficking from paying a specified out-of-county fee or out-of-region fee at community colleges in the State; authorizing each board of community college trustees to waive a specified out-of-county fee or out-of-region fee...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 341
MDHB941PassEstablishing the Task Force to Study Exemptions from Higher Education Ethics Requirements and Procurement Rules to Facilitate Technology Transfer; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to revie...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 139
MDHB934PassProhibiting an institution of postsecondary education from requiring, requesting, suggesting, or causing a student, an applicant, or a prospective student to grant access to, allow observation of, or disclose information that allows access to or obse...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 465
MDSB816PassEstablishing the Maryland Higher Education Outreach and College Access Pilot Program targeting low-income Maryland high school students to determine if the program can lead to an increase in low-income students attending and succeeding in college; es...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 200
MDSB865VetoChanging the name of the Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program to the Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program; and altering the eligibility requirements for the Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program and t...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB1105VetoEstablishing a Task Force on the Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program to investigate ways to assist disabled individuals and their families to establish savings accounts to pay qualified expenses for specified disabled individua...
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2015-05-12
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB761PassEstablishing a Task Force on the Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to study and make recommendations regarding specified matters;...
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2015-05-12
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 382
MDHB72EngrossAuthorizing or altering the distribution of specified revenue; increasing from 2 to 3 years the maximum number of years the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene may renew a registration of specified controlled dangerous substances; expanding the u...
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2015-04-13
Passed Enrolled
MDSB526EngrossAuthorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to specified convictions at a specified time; providing that, if a person is convicted of a new crime during a specified time period, the original convicti...
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2015-04-13
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
MDSB535EngrossRepealing 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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2015-04-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB624EngrossCreating a Task Force to Study the Expansion of Career and Technical Education in Maryland; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving compensation, but authorizing the ...
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2015-04-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB534EngrossEstablishing 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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2015-04-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB843EngrossEstablishing the Return to Maryland Program; providing the purpose of the Program is to encourage and assist eligible students who once lived in Maryland to return to the State and attend a constituent institution of the University System of Maryland...
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2015-03-31
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB41EngrossAuthorizing specified public school teachers with specified degrees from specified out-of-state institutions of higher education to be eligible for a Nancy Grasmick Teacher Award under specified circumstances; requiring the Office of Student Financia...
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2015-03-26
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB75EngrossEstablishing the Task Force to Study a Program for Interest-Free Loans to STEM College Students in Maryland; providing for the composition, including one member each from the Senate and House of Delegates of Maryland, cochairs, and staffing of the Ta...
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2015-03-26
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB669EngrossEstablishing the Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Orphans and Foster Care Recipients; requiring that to be eligible for participation in the Program an applicant must be employed full-time by the State, have received a graduate, profess...
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2015-03-26
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB394IntroProviding that the offense of hazing is committed by subjecting a student to the risk of serious bodily injury regardless of whether injury actually occurs; and increasing the penalty from $500 to $5,000 for a specified offense relating to subjecting...
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2015-03-23
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB665IntroDesignating, beginning in calendar year 2015, 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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2015-03-23
Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation
MDSB817IntroRequiring the governing boards of specified institutions of higher education to update and submit to the Maryland Higher Education Commission a specified written policy on sexual assault by August 1, 2016; requiring the sexual assault policy to inclu...
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2015-03-23
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB810IntroRequiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to develop and implement a specified transfer agreement for students who earn an associate of science degree in dental hygiene or medical laboratory technology at an institution of higher education t...
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2015-03-23
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB514IntroRequiring each institution of higher education in the State to meet specified requirements for specified net price calculators on or before July 1, 2016; prohibiting specified institutions of higher education from allowing specified personally identi...
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2015-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB875IntroDesignating, beginning in calendar year 2015, 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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2015-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDSB421IntroAltering specified exemptions from the authority of the State Board of Dental Examiners; providing that the Board's authority does not apply to specified clinics, government agencies, or nonprofit organizations; repealing the exemption from the Board...
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2015-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
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