2007 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1310/06 - W&M
Sponsored By:
Delegates Gutierrez, Anderson, Barnes, Bobo, Bronrott, Carter, Feldman, Frush, Heller, Hubbard, Hucker, Kaiser, Lawton, Lee, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Ramirez, Rice, Ross, and Vaughn
Higher Education - State Student Financial Assistance - Eligibility


Authorizing the Office of Student Financial Assistance in the Maryland Higher Education Commission to request that an applicant for State student financial assistance complete and file an application for federal student aid; prohibiting the Office from refusing to consider an applicant for State assistance if the student's application for federal aid is denied because the requirements for federal student aid are more restrictive than the statutory requirements for State student financial assistance; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Roger Manno, District 19
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Federal Government
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Higher Education Commission
Loans -see also- Mortgages

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 18-101 , 18-114 )


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