SB0795 (CH0836)

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2018 Regular Session



Higher Education – Private Career Schools, For–Profit Institutions of Higher Education, and For–Profit Online Distance Education Programs – Regulation

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 836

Synopsis:Prohibiting private career schools, for-profit institutions of higher education, and certain institutions of higher education required to register with the Maryland Higher Education Commission under certain circumstances from enrolling certain students in certain programs under certain circumstances; requiring certain schools or institutions to provide to prospective students certain information before the student signs an enrollment agreement, completes registration, or makes a financial commitment to the school or institution; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Conway, Kagan, Nathan-Pulliam, Robinson, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: HB1103
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingAppropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Emergency Bills
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Private Schools
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
Article - Education
(11-202.2, 11-203)

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May 31, 2018 1:02 P.M.