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

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the Senate - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 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; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to adopt specified 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, Kelley, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, Robinson, and Smith
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0892 Session: 2009 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
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
Higher Education Commission
Minorities -see also- Women
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education
(17-401 through 17-404)

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.