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2017 Regular Session



Higher Education - Community Colleges - Workforce Development Sequence Grants and Scholarships

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jones


In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing Workforce Development Sequence grants and scholarships; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to disburse grants to community colleges in the State in order for specified community colleges to award scholarships to students who are enrolled in a Workforce Development Sequence and demonstrate financial need; requiring the Governor annually to include $2,000,000 in the State budget for the Workforce Development Sequence grants; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Jones, Bromwell, Brooks, Gaines, Hettleman, Holmes, Jalisi, Knotts, Lafferty, Morhaim, Stein, Sydnor, West, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0869
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
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
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Colleges
Higher Education Commission
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
Statutes:Article - Education
(18-101, 18-3301 through 18-3307)

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.