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MICUA Priority Bills

This section will be updated as bills are added to MICUA's Priority Bills List.

Here you can view the key bills impacting higher education in Maryland. Click on the bill number to see the sponsors, read a synopsis, review the history, and more.


BILL NUMBER

BILL TITLE

TESTIMONY

HB0014 Equal Pay for Equal Work - Inquiring About Wages - Prohibition on Adverse Action  
HB0042 Public Information Act - Applications for Inspection - Responses and Time Limits  
HB0044 Commission to Advance Next Generation 9-1-1 Across Maryland - Extension and Alteration  
HB0092 Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods - University and College Textbooks  
HB0123 Labor and Employment - Wage History and Wage Range  
HB0136 Environment - On-Site Wastewater Services - Regulation  
HB0147 Education - High School Teachers Teaching Dual Enrollment Courses - Qualifications  
HB0150 Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2021)  
HB0151 Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2020, and the Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loans of 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2019  
HB0152 Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2020  
HB0163 Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to Work  
HB0167 Higher Education - State Payments to Private Institutions - Unserved Student Populations  
HB0192 Department of General Services - Energy-Conserving Standards (Maryland Sustainable Buildings Act of 2020)  
HB0209 Plastics and Packaging Reduction Act  
HB0235 State Government- Department of Information Technology- Cybersecurity   
HB0237 Commercial Law - Personal Information Protection Act - Revisions  
HB0245 Election Law - Institutions of Higher Education - Voter Registration and Voting by Students (Student Voter Empowerment Act of 2020)  
HB0249 Consumer Protection - Right to Opt Out of Third-Party Disclosure  
HB0296 Environment- Single-Use Plastic Straws- Use in a Food Service Business  
HB0307 Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Biometric Identifiers and Biometric Information Privacy  
HB0313 Public-Private Partnership Agreements - Minority Business Enterprise Program  
HB0318 University System of Maryland - Textbooks - Availability of Free Digital Materials (Textbook Transparency Act of 2020)  
HB0343 Economic Development - Maryland Technology Infrastructure Program  
HB0362 Maryland National Guard - Tuition Assistance Program - Modifications  
HB0385 Frederick County - Higher Education - Joseph A. Sellinger Program  
HB0401 Public Information Act - Remote Access, Fee Complaints, Fee Waivers, and Inspection of Judicial Records (Open Government, Better Government Act)  
HB0415 Higher Education - Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship - Revisions  
HB0419 Higher Education - Report on Collection Practices for Unpaid Fees and Services  
HB0423 Community Colleges - State Funding - Revision  
SB0027 Higher Education - Policy on Student Concerns About Athletic Programs and Activities - Short Title  
SB0047 Commission to Advance Next Generation 9-1-1 Across Maryland - Extension and Alteration  
SB0120 State Government - Department of Information Technology - Cybersecurity  
SB0190 Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2021)  
SB0191 Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2020, and the Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loans of 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2019  
SB0192 Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2020  
SB0209 Criminal Law - Unruly Social Gatherings - Civil Penalties  
SB0270 Economic Development - Maryland Technology Infrastructure Program  
SB0274 State Government - Protection of Information - Revisions (Maryland Data Privacy Act)  
SB0282 Maryland National Guard - Tuition Assistance Program - Modifications  
SB0294 Higher Education - Annual Revenues of For-Profit Institutions - Limitation on Enrollment (Veterans' Education Protection Act)  
SB0299 Department of General Services - Energy-Conserving Standards (Maryland Sustainable Buildings Act of 2020)  
SB0302 Joint Committee on Workforce Development  
SB0307 Higher Education - Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship - Revisions  
SB0313 Plastics and Packaging Reduction Act  
SB0318 Higher Education - Nonresident Tuition - Exemption for Spouses and Dependents of Honorably Discharged Veterans  
SB0348 Public Ethics - Officials and Lobbyists - Reporting of Ceremonial Gifts and Awards of Insignificant Monetary Value  

 

 

 

 

 

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