For further information about initiatives produced during the legislative session, or for a search engine of all legislation introduced by the state legislature, visit the Maryland General Assembly's website.
The 2018 Maryland General Assembly Session convened on Wednesday, January 10 and ends at midnight on April 9, 2018. Relevant bills will be posted here as the bills become available.
Higher Education Bills
HB 16 - Community Colleges - Maryland Community College Promise Scholarships - Establishing a Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship program; requiring the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to publicize the availability of certain scholarships; requiring the Office to annually select and offer a certain scholarship award to certain eligible applicants; requiring the Higher Education Commission to report to the General Assembly by December 1, 2020 and each December 1 thereafter on certain matters related to the program; etc.
HB17/SB69 - Higher Education - Student Loan Notification Letter - Modifications - Requiring institutions of postsecondary education to provide certain education loan information annually to each undergraduate student enrolled in the institution who applies for federal student aid in the applicable award year; etc.