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MDSB481IntroAltering the definition of "elevated level of lead" to mean a lead concentration in drinking water exceeding 5 parts per billion for certain provisions of law relating to testing for the presence of lead in certain drinking water outlets in certain s...
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2019-04-08
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB534IntroRequiring the Interagency Commission on School Construction to adopt regulations that include certain land acquisition and architectural, engineering, consulting, and other planning costs as eligible public school construction or capital improvement ...
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2019-04-08
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB1000IntroRequiring the Governor to include a certain amount in the annual State budget for each county board of education to support the maintenance of school buildings and equipment; requiring a certain appropriation to be in addition to any other State fund...
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2019-04-08
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDHB512IntroRequiring the Interagency Commission on School Construction to include in regulations for new construction or major renovations approved on or after July 1, 2019, a requirement that the State-funded maximum gross area allowance for certain English le...
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2019-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDSB785IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to coordinate with certain entities to identify and implement certain language developmental milestones on or before July 1, 2021; requiring the Department to develop a certain parent resource that meets ce...
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2019-03-22
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB1345IntroExpanding the scope of the Juvenile Services Education County Pilot Program to include a juvenile services education program in Baltimore City beginning in the 2020-2021 school year; requiring that a certain workgroup convened by the State Department...
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2019-03-22
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDSB222IntroEstablishing that the State Superintendent of Schools may disapprove an appointment of a county superintendent of schools only if the appointee does not meet the qualifications specified for the position.
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2019-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB961IntroRequiring, beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, each county board of education to require each public elementary school in the county to provide handwriting instruction that enables students to develop legible print handwriting by the end of the t...
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2019-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB989IntroAuthorizing a county board of education to offer an elective course in fundamentals of construction in schools under the jurisdiction of the county board.
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2019-03-18
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB496IntroRequiring the Department of the Environment, in consultation with the State Department of Education, the Department of General Services, and Maryland Occupational Safety and Health, to adopt certain regulations under certain circumstances and to requ...
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB434IntroRequiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, to promote awareness in and provide training for directors of student services in local education agencies regarding pediatric stroke; and requiring...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1275IntroRequiring an administrative law judge to complete a training course on special education law before conducting a mediation session or due process hearing related to special education on or after August 1, 2020; establishing certain criteria for a cer...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDSB463IntroEstablishing a Public School Employee of the Year Award in the State Department of Education to provide recognition to public school employees who provide essential services to public schools in the State and contribute to a positive instructional en...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1247IntroRequiring each public school and certain nonpublic schools to have at least two trained individuals who have a handgun permit and carry a handgun or at least two school resource officers who carry firearms; requiring each county board of education an...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB1413IntroEstablishing principles of The Blueprint for Maryland's Future that are intended to transform Maryland's early childhood, primary, and secondary education system to the levels of high-performing systems around the world; establishing a Concentration ...
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2019-03-12
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means) and Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Appropriations)
MDSB757IntroAltering the method for determining the amount of time devoted to the administration of federal, State, and locally mandated assessments; and limiting the amount of time that is devoted to the administration of these assessments to not more than 1 sc...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB576IntroRequiring a county superintendent of schools promptly to provide certain notice to a student who is the victim of a certain violent crime or a certain delinquent act committed by another student under certain circumstances; requiring a county superin...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1086IntroEstablishing an apprenticeship program called Apprenticeship Maryland; providing for the purpose of the Program; requiring the State Department of Education, in consultation with the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation and a certain entity...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1034IntroRequiring the Interagency Commission on School Construction to reimburse certain eligible counties for costs incurred by the county to fund the State's share of a school construction project under certain circumstances; specifying the requirements an...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; Withdrawn
MDSB884IntroRequiring a Baltimore City school police officer and a school resource officer to carry a firearm while present on the premises of the school to which the officer is assigned.
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2019-03-11
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs) and Hearing canceled (Judicial Proceedings)
MDSB1016IntroRequiring the State Department of Education to establish the Voluntary Ethical Special Education Advocate Certificate Program on or before July 1, 2020, for administration of a voluntary certificate program for ethical special education advocates; sp...
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2019-03-08
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDHB1205IntroRequiring that public and certain nonpublic schools provide instruction on the humane treatment and protection of companion, domestic, and wild animals; requiring a school that keeps a certain animal on the premises to provide an appropriate living s...
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2019-03-07
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDSB167IntroRepealing the limit on the number of Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) Planning Grants that may be awarded to a local school system in each year; removing the prohibition against new P-TECH Planning Grants being awarded to establish ...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB307IntroRequiring the State Department of Education, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, to promote awareness in and provide training for directors of student services in local education agencies regarding pediatric stroke; and requiring...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB407IntroEncouraging each county board of education to implement an agricultural education program that prepares students for successful careers and informed choices relating to certain systems and for opportunities in agriculture-related employment and highe...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB423IntroEstablishing the Task Force to Study the Impact of Student Cell Phone Use in the Classroom; requiring the Task Force to study the impact of cell phone use in the classroom on student learning and on teacher instruction and whether there are any benef...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB587IntroRequiring Veterans' Day to be a public school holiday.
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDSB778IntroRequiring the Maryland Department of Health, the State Department of Education, and the State Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Board jointly to study the under-identification of traumatic brain injuries among school-aged children and to recommend a pr...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB544IntroProhibiting a county board of education from establishing a no-zero grading policy.
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1022IntroRequiring each county board of education to provide a report to the State Department of Education by October 1, 2020 and every 3 years thereafter, on the amount of State, local, and federal funds spent per student for certain students at each school;...
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2019-03-04
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDHB1418IntroEstablishing the Preventive Measure Unit Pilot Program in Anne Arundel County; requiring the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, in collaboration with the County Police Department and the County Mental Health Agency, to establish a preventive mea...
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2019-03-04
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB1023IntroRequiring the State Board of Education to develop guidelines for instruction in character education on or before July 1, 2020; and requiring, beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, each county board of education to require each public school in the ...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB915IntroRequiring each county board of education to coordinate with the Vision for Maryland Program to ensure that certain students are able to receive eye examinations and, if necessary, eyeglasses; requiring each county board or county health department to...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB954IntroRequiring, beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, county boards of education to provide instruction on organ and tissue donation and registration as part of a certain curriculum in grades 9 through 12 in public schools; specifying the purposes and g...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB972IntroEstablishing the Task Force on Educational Outcomes of Pregnant and Parenting Students in High School and GED Programs; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to track and assess, identify, dete...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB578IntroAuthorizing the principal of a public school to require a student to serve an in-school suspension for cause; and authorizing the principal of a public school to require a parent or guardian of a student serving an in-school suspension to attend 1 da...
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2019-02-25
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDSB1006IntroAuthorizing the governing body of a county to adopt, subject to a certain provision of law, a public local law to exempt the public schools in the county from the requirements of the Starting the Public School Year After Labor Day Executive Order; re...
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2019-02-25
To Senate Rules Committee
MDHB1399IntroAuthorizing the governing body of a county to adopt, subject to a certain provision of law, a public local law to exempt the public schools in the county from the requirements of the Starting the Public School Year After Labor Day Executive Order; re...
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2019-02-25
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDSB1002IntroAuthorizing the county boards of education in Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, and Talbot counties and an institution of higher education located within the regional counties to establish a regional career and technical education school subj...
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2019-02-22
To Senate Rules Committee
MDSB188IntroAuthorizing a student in a public school or nonpublic school to choose not to participate in or observe, in whole or in part, classwork or an assessment that includes certain actions conducted on a live, dead, or severed part of an animal; authorizin...
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2019-02-21
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB1381IntroRequiring the State Board of Education to develop and implement a program of education on the consequences of juvenile criminal activity that includes instruction on the direct consequences of and the ways in which juvenile criminal activity can indi...
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2019-02-21
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB681IntroRequiring the State Superintendent of Schools and the Secretary of Health to each designate an ombudsman for school-based health centers; altering the membership of the Council on Advancement of School-Based Health Centers to include each ombudsman; ...
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2019-02-19
Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
MDHB523IntroProhibiting a school-approved sport, club, or course of instruction from using lead ammunition in training, practice, or athletic competition.
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2019-02-18
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; Withdrawn
MDHB1369IntroEstablishing the Task Force to Evaluate Existing School Civic Literacy Programs; providing for the composition, chair, and staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to evaluate existing school civic literacy programs, determine a certain s...
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2019-02-18
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1294IntroEstablishing the Commission on African American Patriots in the American Revolutionary War; authorizing the Commission to raise funds for its operation; requiring the Commission, in consultation with certain persons, to conduct research to advance th...
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2019-02-14
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1308IntroLimiting a certain football season to the months of August through December each year; prohibiting a county board of education or school from offering, approving, or sponsoring certain physical activities related to football during the months of Janu...
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2019-02-14
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB156IntroEstablishing the Public Charter School Facility Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying that the Fund shall be used to provide funding to public charter schools in the State to acquire, plan, develop, finance, construct, improve, repair, and m...
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2019-02-13
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB45IntroEstablishing the Education Monitoring Unit in the State to investigate, analyze, and report on a range of specific matters relating to public schools and public school facilities; providing that the Unit is an independent unit in the State; establish...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB148IntroEstablishing the Safe Schools Maryland Program in the Maryland Center for School Safety; requiring the School Safety Subcabinet to develop program guidance on or before September 1, 2019; requiring a local school system that elects to participate in ...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB152IntroRepealing the limit on the number of Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-TECH) Planning Grants that may be awarded to a local school system in each year; removing the prohibition against new P-TECH Planning Grants being awarded to establish ...
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2019-02-12
Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
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