SB0013 (CH0319)

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Institutions of Higher Education - Fully Online Distance Education - Definition

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 319

Synopsis:Altering 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 through electronic distribution, and the Commission determines that the portion of the program offered at a location in the State, if any, does not require a specified certificate of approval; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Conway and Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0010
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2015
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingAppropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Interstate Affairs
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Education

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