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MDSB740VetoRepealing the requirement that the State Board of Education adopt and publish standards for the administration of a subsidized feeding program; authorizing a nonpublic school that participates in the federal School Breakfast Program or the National S...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB739VetoAltering the membership of the State Board of Education to add two regular members who are certified teachers with certain experience and a parent of a student enrolled in a public school; prohibiting the two teacher members from being employed by th...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB643VetoAltering the employment categories of certain employees of the State Department of Education; requiring that all positions in the Department be appointed positions in the professional service and skilled service as well as the executive service and m...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDSB678VetoAltering the employment categories of certain employees of the State Department of Education; requiring that all positions in the Department be appointed positions in the professional service and skilled service as well as the executive service and m...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1254PassRequiring the State Department of Education to disaggregate the information in any student discipline data reports by race, ethnicity, gender, disability status, eligibility for free or reduced price meals or an equivalent measure of socioeconomic st...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 775
MDHB1216PassAuthorizing a student or a student's parent or guardian to release the student's Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery score to certain apprenticeship programs and certain employers; authorizing the State Department of Education to adopt regulat...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 694
MDSB978PassAuthorizing a student or a student's parent or guardian to release the student's Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery score to certain apprenticeship programs and certain employers; authorizing the State Department of Education to adopt regulat...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 695
MDSB43PassExempting an individual from the requirement to not be subject to compulsory school attendance and to have withdrawn from school in order to be eligible to obtain a high school diploma by examination if the individual participates in a GED Option Pro...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 373
MDSB92PassEstablishing the Public School Facility Construction Innovation Incentive Pilot Program to provide incentives to encourage public school systems to pursue innovative public school facility construction projects; requiring the Interagency Commission o...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 398
MDSB161PassRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to establish certain guidelines by December 1, 2018, for public schools regarding the administration of health care services to students with sickle cell disease; requi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 385
MDHB568PassRequiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Department of Information Technology and county boards of education, to develop and update certain best practices for certain county boards on data governance policies and procedur...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 381
MDHB315PassRepealing the requirement that the State Board of Education adopt and publish standards for the administration of a subsidized feeding program; authorizing a nonpublic school that participates in the Federal School Breakfast Program or the National S...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 560
MDHB193PassExempting an individual from the requirement to not be subject to compulsory school attendance and to have withdrawn from school in order to be eligible to obtain a high school diploma by examination if the individual participates in a GED Option Pro...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 374
MDHB941PassRequiring the State Department of Education to administer the Child Care Subsidy Program in accordance with federal law; establishing eligibility criteria to continue to receive a certain subsidy for at least 90 days in a year if the individual is un...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 396
MDHB968PassEstablishing the Public School Facility Construction Innovation Incentive Pilot Program to provide incentives to encourage public school systems to pursue innovative public school facility construction projects; requiring the Interagency Committee on...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 397
MDHB1415PassRequiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with certain entities, to establish an outreach program and a certain digital recruitment platform to make use of certain media and online resources to implement a marketing campaign to en...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 361
MDHB1607PassEstablishing the Juvenile Services Education County Pilot Program to pilot a management model where a juvenile services education program at a facility located in a county is operated by the county board of education; requiring the Program to begin i...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 565
MDHB622PassRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to establish certain guidelines by December 1, 2018, for public schools regarding the administration of health care services to students with sickle cell disease; requi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 386
MDSB842PassExempting individuals who have successfully obtained a high school diploma by examination from certain requirements relating to the Guaranteed Access Grant, subject to certain qualifications; requiring certain individuals to meet certain qualificatio...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 389
MDSB1265PassRequiring the Maryland Center for School Safety to collaborate with certain persons and entities to provide a comprehensive approach to school safety; requiring the School Safety Subcabinet to develop a model policy for building assessment teams; req...
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2018-04-10
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 30
MDHB910EngrossRequiring certain county boards of education, beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, to ensure that a certain student is screened to identify if the student is at risk for reading difficulties; authorizing a county board to use a screening instrum...
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2018-04-09
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
MDSB1103IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to establish the Voluntary Ethical Special Education Advocate Certificate Program on or before July 1, 2019, for administration of a voluntary certificate program for ethical special education advocates; sp...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB1800EngrossRequiring the State Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health to adopt certain standards related to Maryland school-based health centers by August 1, 2018; and terminating the Act after June 30, 2019.
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2018-04-09
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB378EngrossProhibiting, on or after July 1, 2018, the State Department of Education from collecting the Social Security numbers of current, former, or prospective students.
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2018-04-06
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1610IntroRequiring, instead of authorizing, the State Department of Education to establish child care centers for the children of State employees in State-occupied buildings under certain circumstances; requiring the Department to survey certain employees and...
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2018-04-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1783PassAltering the requirements for awarding school construction contracts; renaming the Interagency Committee on School Construction as the Interagency Commission on School Construction; requiring the Commission to develop and approve policies, procedures...
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2018-04-05
Gubernatorial Veto Override - Chapter 14
MDHB1601EngrossRequiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Maryland Department of Health and the Department of Human Services, to develop guidelines and offer training to assist schools with a trauma- informed approach for understanding an...
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2018-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB503EngrossEstablishing the Translation Grant Program in the State Department of Education to provide grants to county boards that are experiencing a significant number of requests to translate educational materials into a student's or parent's native language;...
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2018-04-02
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1530EngrossRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, the State Department of Education, and the State Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Board jointly to study the under-identification of traumatic brain injuries among school-aged children and to recommend a pr...
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2018-04-02
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB840IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to educate, instead of provide awareness to, coaches, school personnel, students, and the parents or guardians of students on certain matters relating to concussions and head injuries; requiring an individu...
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2018-03-29
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB668EngrossRequiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, to provide awareness and training for directors of student services in local education agencies on pediatric stroke; and requiring the Maryland Depa...
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2018-03-29
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB998EngrossEstablishing the REAL School Gardens Pilot Program to design and build custom outdoor classrooms at certain public elementary schools and to train teachers to use outdoor classrooms; requiring certain jurisdictions to implement the Program; requiring...
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2018-03-29
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB929EngrossRequiring certain principal departments to develop and implement a procedure for determining whether the adoption of a policy, guideline, or regulation by the department would have or has had a disparate impact on racial minorities and for mitigating...
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2018-03-28
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1571EngrossRequiring a county board of education, a nonpublic school receiving State funds, and a certain contracting agency to require an applicant for a position involving direct contact with minors to provide certain information; requiring the county board, ...
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2018-03-28
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB949IntroRequiring public high schools to make students aware of certain employment and skills training opportunities through certain apprenticeship sponsors and employers; specifying that a requirement to earn a credit in technology education to graduate may...
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2018-03-26
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB1263IntroAltering a certain prohibition on making certain threats to commit or cause to be committed a crime of violence; requiring the State Department of Education to develop a certain model policy for the establishment of a threat assessment team by Januar...
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2018-03-23
Hearing 3/23 at 11:30 a.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
MDSB1213IntroRequiring the county superintendent of schools or the county superintendent's designated representative, when making a decision to extend a student's suspension, to complete a certain investigation by the 10th day of a student's initial suspension; r...
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2018-03-22
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB823EngrossRequiring certain county boards of education to offer a Teacher Academy of Maryland Program to certain students; authorizing certain county boards to partner with and enter into an agreement with certain neighboring counties under certain circumstanc...
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2018-03-21
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB1185IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health and the State Department of Education jointly to develop a process to review each year the waiting list for children to receive services through the Home- and Community-Based Services Waiver for Children wi...
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2018-03-21
To Senate Finance Committee
MDSB515EngrossEstablishing the Career and Technology Education Grant Program to provide grants for the capital equipping of school facilities used to provide a certain career and technology program; requiring the Interagency Committee on School Construction to imp...
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2018-03-20
Hearing 3/20 at 1:15 p.m. (Appropriations)
MDHB1375IntroRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to adopt regulations requiring that classroom instruction for the driver education program include instruction on the rights of drivers who are involved in traffic stops; requiring the Administration to incl...
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2018-03-17
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1605IntroEstablishing the Task Force on Maryland Student Transportation Safety; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving certain compensation, but authorizing the reimbursement...
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2018-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDSB1243IntroAltering the requirements for awarding contracts to bidders for school buildings; requiring the Interagency Committee on School Construction to conduct a certain facility assessment; specifying the process for the review and approval of public school...
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2018-03-15
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB205IntroRequiring a county board of education to award high school credit to a middle school student if the State Department of Education has approved the course for the award of high school credit under the Maryland Virtual Learning Opportunities Program; e...
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2018-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1661IntroEstablishing the Task Force to Study Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Testing Time; providing for the composition, cochairs, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to study and make recommendat...
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2018-03-13
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1643IntroAllowing a certain taxpayer to claim a certain credit against the State income tax for certain contributions during the taxable year to the Maryland Excellence in Education Fund; requiring a certain reduction of itemized deductions if the credit is c...
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2018-03-13
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1466IntroRequiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with certain other entities, to develop a certain educational video to provide awareness to high school students on the harms and risks of experimenting with narcotic drugs; requiring each...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1533IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to adopt a standard, by regulation, for the provision of a brain injury screening to be given to a child with a disability during an initial evaluation for an individualized education program, using a scree...
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2018-03-09
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1599IntroRequiring public high schools to make students aware of certain employment and skills training opportunities through certain apprenticeship sponsors and employers; specifying that a requirement to earn a credit in technology education to graduate may...
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2018-03-08
Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
MDHB1623IntroRequiring certain principal departments to develop and implement a procedure for determining whether the adoption of a policy, guideline, or regulation by the department would have or has had a disparate impact on racial minorities and for mitigating...
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2018-03-07
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
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