SB0869

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Higher Education - Community Colleges - Workforce Development Sequence Grants and Scholarships

Sponsored by:

Senator Klausmeier

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Synopsis:Establishing Workforce Development Sequence grants and scholarships; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to disburse grants to community colleges in the State in order for specified community colleges to award scholarships to students who are enrolled in a Workforce Development Sequence and demonstrate financial need; requiring the Governor annually to include $2,000,000 in the State budget for the Workforce Development Sequence grants; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Klausmeier, Feldman, Ferguson, Manno, Middleton, Muse, and Robinson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0868
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0038 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Colleges
Grants
Higher Education Commission
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Reports
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
Statutes:Article - Education
(18-101, 18-3301 through 18-3307)

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March 2, 2017 10:18 A.M.