HB1094 (CH0338)

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2017 Regular Session



Education - Libraries - Reorganization of Governance Structure

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hixson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 338

Synopsis:Establishing the Maryland State Library Agency and the Maryland State Library Board; transferring the duties of the Library Development and Services Division in the State Department of Education to the State Library Agency; transferring the duties of the State Board of Education pertaining to libraries to the State Library Board; providing that the appointment of the State Librarian is subject to the advice and consent of the Senate; requiring geographic diversity in the Governor's appointments to the State Library Board; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Hixson, Haynes, Jameson, Kramer, Lierman, Moon, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Sophocleus, Turner, Valderrama, M. Washington, and Rose
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0587
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 HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Education - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Annotated Code of Maryland
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Deaf Persons
Legislative Services, Department of
Libraries -see also- Archives
Statutes:Article - Education
(23-101 through 23-108, 23-101, 23-201, 23-202 through 23-205, 23-206, 23-301, 23-302, 23-402, 23-405, 23-406, 23-504, 23-506, 23-506.1, 23-507, 23-508, 23-509, 23-510, 25-302)
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.