2010 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Prior Year Introduction As: SB 822/09 - B&T
Sponsored By:
Senators Rosapepe, Astle, Currie, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, and Stone
Tuition Cap and College Opportunity Act of 2010


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 2021; providing for a phase-in of increased General Fund support for the University System of Maryland and Morgan State University; establishing a Tuition Stabilization Trust Account; limiting in-State tuition increases; 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 Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/24 at 1:15 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/24 at 2:15 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
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
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Higher Education Commission
Income Tax
Minorities -see also- Women
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Aid
State Universities and Colleges

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 10-203 , 11-105 , 11-108 , 11-305 , 12-117 , 15-106.6 , 15-106.8 , 18-304 )
Tax - General
( 2-613.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered