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2017 Regular Session



Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission - Recording and Distribution During Legislative Session - Funding

Sponsored by:

Senator King


In the House - Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Synopsis:Requiring, each fiscal year, that the Governor include in the annual budget bill an appropriation to the Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission; providing for the calculation of the appropriation; requiring the total appropriation in the annual budget bill to be altered by a specified percentage each year; requiring, if specified federal funds are reduced in a fiscal year, the Governor to include a specified appropriation in the next fiscal year; and stating the intent of the General Assembly.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators King, Astle, Currie, Ferguson, Guzzone, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Smith, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Budget and Taxation  View Committee HearingAppropriations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Federal Government
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Public Broadcasting Commission
Recordings -see also- Video
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education

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March 27, 2017 1:31 P.M.