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Historically Black Institutions - State Funding - Blount-Rawlings-Britt HBI Comparability Program

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the Senate - Hearing 1/30 at 1:30 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Blount-Rawlings-Britt HBI Comparability Program to provide supplemental funding assistance to the State's public 4-year historically black institutions (HBIs) to ensure that the HBIS are comparable and competitive with other State 4-year public institutions of higher education in all areas; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to adopt certain standards and procedures; requiring the Governor to provide funds for the Commission to distribute to HBIs; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Conway, Benson, Currie, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kelley, McFadden, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Peters, Pinsky, Robinson, Rosapepe, and Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0450
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0712 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Ethnic Affairs
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
State Universities and Colleges
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Education
(17-401 through 17-404)

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January 30, 2018 4:01 P.M.