2009 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Prior Year Introduction As: SB 49/08 - EHE Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 900
Sponsored By:
Senators Conway, Currie, Dyson, Exum, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, and Pugh
Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic Programs


Requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to determine whether an unnecessary duplication of programs exists, after receipt of a request for such determination from Morgan State University, Coppin State University, Bowie State University, or the University of Maryland Eastern Shore; providing that decisions of the Commission concerning unnecessary duplication are subject to judicial review; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Failed (17-28)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

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
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 16, 2009: Third Reading Failed (17-28)