2012 Regular Session


File Code: Higher Education Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 728
Sponsored By:
Delegates Alston, Anderson, Arora, Bates, Bohanan, Braveboy, Burns, Carter, Clagett, Clippinger, Cluster, Conaway, Dumais, Dwyer, Feldman, Frank, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Hough, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Kach, A. Kelly, K. Kelly, Kipke, McDermott, McDonough, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, B. Robinson, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Summers, Tarrant, V. Turner, Valentino-Smith, Vallario, Vaughn, Walker, Washington, and Wilson
Higher Education - Tuition Waiver - Children of Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the Line of Duty


Waiving tuition and mandatory fees for children of State or local law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty who attend a public institution of higher education under specified circumstances; setting forth the conditions for receiving the waiver; exempting a specified child from paying the difference between specified amounts; providing for the duration of the waiver; requiring the Maryland Higher Education Commission to adopt regulations; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Appropriations
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Michael J. Hough, District 3B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Community Colleges
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Higher Education Commission
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Rules and Regulations
State Universities and Colleges

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 15-106.9 )
Public Safety
( 3-101 )


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
Committee Votes :