MD HB724 | 2012 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)
Status: Passed on May 22 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-05-22 - Approved by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring local school systems to report information on the duties and activities of school guidance counselors and pupil personnel workers that are designed to promote college readiness of students in grades 6 through 12 to the State Department of Education on or before December 31, 2012; requiring the State Department of Education to report specified information to the General Assembly on or before December 31, 2013; and terminating the Act at the end of June 30, 2014.

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State Department of Education - School Guidance Counselors and Pupil Personnel


Roll Calls

2012-04-03 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2012-03-22 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 113 N: 20 NV: 4 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2012-05-22 Approved by the Governor
2012-04-03 Third Reading Passed (47-0)
2012-04-02 Second Reading Passed
2012-04-02 Favorable Report Adopted
2012-04-01 Special Order until 4/9 (Senator Muse) Adopted
2012-04-01 Favorable Report Adopted
2012-04-06 Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2012-03-30 Hearing 4/4 at 1:00 p.m.
2012-03-22 First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2012-04-05 Returned Passed
2012-03-22 Third Reading Passed (113-20)
2012-03-21 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2012-03-21 Favorable with Amendments 645360/1 Report Adopted
2012-03-24 Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2012-02-08 Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
2012-02-08 First Reading Ways and Means


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Bill Comments