HB0400 (CH0263)

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Higher Education - Tuition Waivers for Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Modifications

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 263

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "foster care recipient" for the purpose of a specified tuition waiver; altering a specified requirement that specified foster care recipients and specified unaccompanied homeless youth apply for specified financial aid by a specified time; and requiring specified public institutions of higher education and the Maryland Higher Education Commission to make specified annual reports to the General Assembly on or before September 1 of each year.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Foster Care
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Indigent Persons
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Education

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May 20, 2016 2:51 P.M.