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To Governor
Title
University System of Maryland - Textbooks - Availability of Free Digital Materials (Textbook Transparency Act of 2020)
Sponsored by
Senators Rosapepe and Ready
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Requiring each constituent institution of higher education in the University System of Maryland to develop a method to clearly and conspicuously show students in the online course catalog which courses use free digital materials and may provide access to certain low-cost print materials; and providing that certain free digital materials include certain resources and be equally accessible and usable by individuals with disabilities, to the extent practicable.
Details
Cross-filed with: HB0318
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2020
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/03/2020
Legislative Date
2/03/2020
Action
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/05/2020
Legislative Date
2/05/2020
Action
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 2/03/2020 2/03/2020 First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Text - First - University System of Maryland - Textbooks - Availability of Free Digital Materials (Textbook Transparency Act of 2020)
Senate 2/05/2020 2/05/2020 Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
File Code
Subjects
Statutes
(   12-114.2 )
Last Updated: 2/26/2020 12:45 PM