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2018 Regular Session



Higher Education Degree and Job Certification Without Debt Act of 2018

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky


In the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 12:45 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

Synopsis:Requiring the Governor to include certain amounts in the State budget to the Higher Education Commission for near completer grants for certain recipients; establishing the Maryland Community College Promise Program to provide the opportunity for community college students to earn an associate degree or a certificate debt-free; imposing a certain State income tax on the Maryland taxable income, attributable to investment management services, of an individual or a corporation or the distributive share of a pass-through entity; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Kasemeyer, Conway, Madaleno, Astle, Benson, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Peters, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0951
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Community Colleges
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Income Tax
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education
(11-209, 15-106.5, 15-106.6, 18-107, 18-304, 16-317, 16-514, 16-701 through 16-707)
Article - Tax - General
(10-102.1, 10-102.2, 2-608.2)

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February 8, 2018 11:04 A.M.