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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Education Opportunity Act of 2018

Sponsored by:

Delegate Haynes


In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Exempting recent high school graduates from payment of tuition to attend a community college in the State under certain circumstances; providing a 50% discount on tuition to individuals who do not have a high school diploma or GED and have been unemployed for at least 6 months but who have been seeking employment and who are attending a community college and seeking vocational certificates or associate's degrees; requiring the State to reimburse community colleges for foregone tuition revenue; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Haynes, Ali, Conaway, Fennell, Frush, Gaines, Gibson, Glenn, Hayes, C. Howard, Jones, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, McCray, Sanchez, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1141
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0931 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Community Colleges
Higher Education Commission
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Education
Article - State Government

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February 28, 2018 4:08 P.M.