2008 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 623
Sponsored By:
Delegates Griffith, Barnes, Frush, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Ivey, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Valderrama, and Walker
Tuition Cap and College Opportunity Act of 2008


Requiring the State to provide General Fund support for the University System of Maryland and Morgan State University to achieve 100% of the Maryland Higher Education Commission funding guidelines by 2014; providing for a phase-in of increased General Fund support for the University System of Maryland and Morgan State University; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Higher Education Commission
State Aid
State Universities and Colleges

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 10-101 , 10-203 , 11-108 , 12-117 , 15-106.7 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered