SB0615 (CH0567)

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2018 Regular Session



Higher Education - Cyber Warrior Diversity Program - Established

Sponsored by:

Senator Robinson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 567

Synopsis:Establishing the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program at Baltimore City Community College, Bowie State University, Coppin State University, Morgan State University, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to train students in computer networking and cybersecurity; requiring the Governor, in fiscal year 2020 and each fiscal year thereafter, to include in the annual State operating budget an appropriation of $2,500,000 for the Maryland Higher Education Commission to provide grants to certain institutions in the State for the Program; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Robinson, Conway, Pinsky, Bates, Nathan-Pulliam, Salling, Simonaire, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1819
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 HearingAppropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Community Colleges
Cybersecurity -see also- Safety
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Minorities -see also- Women
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
State Universities and Colleges
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Education
(11-206, 11-1401 through 11-1406)

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June 18, 2018 11:44 A.M.