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Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) School Act of 2017

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In the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Establishing the Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) School Program; requiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Maryland Higher Education Commission, to administer and develop the Program; requiring P-TECH students to be included in the full-time equivalent enrollment calculation for primary and secondary education and requiring the funding calculation for credit hours at a community college to include P-TECH students; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Ferguson, Hershey, Hough, Norman, Ready, Salling, Serafini, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0413
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Department of
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Industry and Technology
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education
(16-305, 5-202, 7-1801, 7-1802 through 7-1806)

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February 9, 2017 2:00 P.M.