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2016 Regular Session



Higher Education - Last Dollar Scholarship - Established

Sponsored by:

Delegate Rosenberg


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing the Last Dollar Scholarship; establishing specified application requirements; authorizing the use of the Scholarship for specified costs at specified institutions of higher education subject to a specified limitation; limiting the Scholarship to a maximum of $3,000 per academic year; authorizing the Scholarship to be renewed for up to an additional 4 years under specified circumstances; and requiring the Governor to appropriate at least $1,000,000 in the State budget to provide specified scholarships.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Rosenberg and Lierman
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Public Schools
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education
(18-2901, 18-2902)

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October 24, 2017 5:02 P.M.