2007 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 29
Sponsored By:
Delegates Cane, Anderson, Benson, Branch, Braveboy, Burns, Conaway, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Jones, Kirk, Levi, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Rice, Robinson, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, Vaughn, and Walker
Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic Programs


Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to make a determination whether a program approved or implemented after July 1, 2005, is a duplication of programs upon receipt of a request for such a determination from any affected public institution of postsecondary education; providing that the decisions of the Commission are subject to judicial review in the circuit court in accordance with the Maryland Administrative Procedure Act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Appropriations
Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Cheryl Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Gerron Levi, District 23A
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Melvin Stukes, District 44
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Circuit Courts
Community Colleges
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
State Universities and Colleges

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 11-206 , 11-206.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered