HB1401 (CH0715)

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Enoch Pratt Free Library - Hours of Operation - Funding

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson, B.


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 715

Synopsis:Requiring a State grant to be made available to fund the increased operating expenses for the branches of the Enoch Pratt Free Library that increase their operating hours above the hours in effect as of January 1, 2016; requiring the Governor to include in the State operating budget, in fiscal years 2018 through 2022, $3,000,000 in general funds to support the increased Library operating expenses; requiring Baltimore City to provide a 25% match for each dollar of State funds granted to support increased Library expenses; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates B. Robinson, Anderson, Branch, Carter, Chang, Clippinger, Conaway, Glenn, Hammen, Hayes, Haynes, Lierman, McCray, McIntosh, Oaks, Rosenberg, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1171
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Education - Local Bills
Counties - Local Laws
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore City
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Education, State Department of
Libraries -see also- Archives
Statutes:Article - Education

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