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MDSB795PassProhibiting private career schools, for-profit institutions of higher education, and certain institutions of higher education required to register with the Maryland Higher Education Commission under certain circumstances from enrolling certain studen...
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2018-05-26
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 836
MDHB490VetoEstablishing the State Community Health Worker Advisory Committee to advise the Maryland Department of Health on certain matters relating to the certification and training of community health workers; requiring the Department to adopt certain regulat...
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2018-05-25
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB403PassEstablishing the Community College Facilities Renewal Grant Program to provide State funds to community colleges for improvements, repairs, and deferred maintenance projects; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to administer the Progra...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 687
MDSB595PassEstablishing the Community College Facilities Renewal Grant Program to provide State funds to community colleges for improvements, repairs, and deferred maintenance projects; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to administer the Progra...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 688
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
MDSB1202PassEstablishing the Richard W. Collins III Leadership With Honor Scholarship Program; establishing eligibility criteria for the scholarship that requires an individual to be a member of the Reserve Officer Training Corps, a certain minority student, and...
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2018-05-15
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 597
MDHB16PassRequiring the Governor to include $125,000 in the State budget, in fiscal years 2020 through 2024, for the Maryland Higher Education Commission to establish a near completer communication campaign; requiring the Commission to develop a web-based matc...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 554
MDSB204PassEstablishing the Cybersecurity Public Service Scholarship Program to support students who are pursuing an education in programs that are directly relevant to cybersecurity; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance to administer the Progra...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 415
MDSB607PassRequiring the governing body of each institution of higher education, on or before August 1, 2019, to adopt and submit to the Maryland Higher Education Commission a revised written policy on sexual assault that includes certain disciplinary proceedin...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 394
MDHB913PassRequiring the governing body of each institution of higher education, on or before August 1, 2019, to adopt and submit to the Maryland Higher Education Commission a revised written policy on sexual assault that includes certain disciplinary proceedin...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 395
MDSB615PassEstablishing the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program at Baltimore City Community College, Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to train students in computer networking and ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 567
MDHB1819PassEstablishing the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program at Baltimore City Community College, Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to train students in computer networking and ...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 566
MDSB163PassEstablishing the State Community Health Worker Advisory Committee to advise the Maryland Department of Health on matters relating to the certification and training of community health workers; requiring the Department to adopt regulations for accredi...
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2018-05-08
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 441
MDSB317EngrossRequiring the Governor to include $500,000 in fiscal year 2020 and $750,000 in each of fiscal years 2021 through 2024 in the State budget to the Higher Education Commission for near completer grants for certain recipients; requiring that grants are t...
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2018-04-09
Delegates Luedtke, Ebersole, and Patterson
MDHB603IntroEstablishing the right to an attorney or a nonattorney advocate for a student or student organization at public senior higher education institutions at certain disciplinary proceedings designed to address a violation of the institution's rules; requi...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB1606IntroEstablishing the Workforce Shortage Vocational Certificate Grant Program; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to administer the Program; providing for the purpose of the Program; establishing requirements of a certain recipient under t...
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2018-04-09
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB1786EngrossEstablishing the Richard W. Collins III Leadership With Honor Scholarship Program; establishing eligibility criteria that require an individual to be a member of the Reserve Officer Training Corps, a certain minority student, and a student at a histo...
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2018-04-09
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)
MDHB368IntroRequiring the governing board of each institution of higher education to adopt and submit to the Maryland Higher Education Commission a written policy on hazing; requiring institutions of higher education to provide students with a certain educationa...
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2018-04-07
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB511IntroRequiring each public institution of higher education to develop, implement, and submit to the Maryland Higher Education Commission a certain plan for a program to prevent hate-bias incidents; requiring each public institution of higher education to ...
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2018-04-07
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB1238IntroRequiring each institution of higher education, beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year, to annually provide certain sexual assault response training to certain employees, contractors, or enrolled students who may be involved in certain actions; req...
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2018-04-07
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDSB776IntroEstablishing the HBCU Internship in Maryland Government Scholarship Program to award scholarships to HBCU students so that they may explore State government career opportunities through government internships; establishing the HBCU Internship in Mary...
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2018-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB1141IntroExempting recent high school graduates from payment of tuition to attend a community college in the State under certain circumstances; providing a 50% discount on tuition to individuals who do not have a high school diploma or GED and have been unemp...
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2018-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB1753EngrossEstablishing the HBCU Internship in Maryland Government Scholarship Program to award scholarships to HBCU students so that they may explore State government career opportunities through government internships; establishing the HBCU Internship in Mary...
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2018-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB18EngrossAltering the requirements for application for a senatorial scholarship to include students who are enrolled in private career schools; authorizing the use of a senatorial scholarship at private career schools in the State and outside the State, subje...
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2018-03-29
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1457EngrossEstablishing the Task Force on Higher Education Students With Chronic Health Conditions to study existing data on undergraduate and graduate students with chronic health conditions at institutions of higher education in the State; authorizing the Tas...
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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
MDHB1830IntroEstablishing the Maryland Community College Universal Scholarship program; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to publicize the availability of the scholarships; requiring the Office to ann...
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2018-03-26
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDSB1033IntroEstablishing the right to an attorney or a nonattorney advocate for a student or student organization at public senior higher education institutions at certain disciplinary proceedings designed to address a violation of the institution's rules; requi...
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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
MDSB517EngrossAuthorizing the Governor to provide an additional $2,000,000 annually, in addition to the $1,000,000 annual appropriation, to the Maryland Higher Education Commission for Workforce Development Sequence Scholarships; requiring the Department of Labor,...
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2018-03-20
Hearing 3/20 at 1:15 p.m. (Appropriations)
MDSB1203IntroRequiring each institution of higher education, beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year, to annually provide certain sexual assault response training to certain employees, contractors, or enrolled students who may be involved in certain actions; req...
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2018-03-14
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs 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
MDHB860IntroAuthorizing a credit against the State income tax for the amount certain individuals pay toward certain student loans during the taxable year; providing for the carryforward of the credit; authorizing certain individuals, on or before December 1 each...
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2018-03-08
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB951IntroRequiring the Governor to include certain amounts in the State budget to the Higher Education Commission for near completer grants for certain recipients; establishing the Maryland Community College Promise Program to provide the opportunity for comm...
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2018-03-08
Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
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)
MDHB1609IntroEstablishing the Professional License or Certification Exam Scholarship Program; stating the purpose of the Program; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to administer the Program; providing...
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2018-03-08
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDSB415IntroRequiring the Governor's Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs to convene a certain workgroup to study and make recommendations regarding the collection of data by State agencies that may be used to assist small businesses in accessin...
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2018-03-05
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB1657IntroRequiring the State Department of Education, the University System of Maryland, and the Maryland Higher Education Commission to develop a Maryland Reading Standards Matrix on or before March 1, 2019; requiring the matrix to reflect certain standards ...
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2018-03-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1785IntroDecreasing from 1,380 to 1,200 the number of hours of cosmetology school that a certain applicant for a cosmetology license must complete before the applicant may take a certain written examination; requiring cosmetology schools to administer a certa...
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2018-03-01
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1203IntroExempting recent high school graduates from payment of tuition to attend a community college in the State under certain circumstances; providing a 50% discount on tuition to individuals who do not have a high school diploma or GED and have been unemp...
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2018-02-27
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB329IntroProviding that certain students residing in Somerset County may enroll full time in certain community colleges and pay no tuition or fees for up to 3 years if certain conditions are met; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to pay 100% ...
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2018-02-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB625IntroRequiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to assist in the repayment of the amount of a certain loan for an individual who completes a degree program at a community college in the State and is a ...
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2018-02-22
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1226IntroIncreasing the amount from $1,000,000 to $3,000,000 of an appropriation that the Governor is required to provide in the annual budget for the Maryland Higher Education Commission for Workforce Development Sequence Scholarships; requiring the Departme...
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2018-02-20
Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Appropriations)
MDHB450IntroEstablishing the Blount-Rawlings-Britt HBI Comparability Program to provide supplemental funding assistance to the State's public 4-year historically black institutions (HBIs) to ensure that the HBIs are comparable and competitive with other State 4-...
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2018-02-08
To House Appropriations Committee
MDSB303IntroRequiring the Governor, beginning in fiscal year 2020, to include in the annual State budget for the Maryland Higher Education Commission a General Fund appropriation of $7,000,000 to fund State-mandated tuition and residency waivers for community co...
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2018-02-07
Hearing 2/07 at 12:45 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
MDSB252IntroEstablishing the Blount-Rawlings-Britt HBI Comparability Program to provide supplemental funding assistance to the State's public 4-year historically black institutions (HBIs) to ensure that the HBIS are comparable and competitive with other State 4-...
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2018-01-30
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDSB7IntroProviding that certain students residing in Somerset County may enroll full time in certain community colleges and pay no tuition or fees for up to 3 years if certain conditions are met; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to pay 100% ...
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2018-01-17
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
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