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SB 1052 - Establishes Consolidated University of Maryland - Maryland Key Vote

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (31-13) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Consolidated University of Maryland

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that establishes a partnership between the University of Maryland campuses in Baltimore and College Park.

Highlights:
  • Establishes a single University of Maryland from the campuses of the University of Maryland in Baltimore and in College Park (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that each campus in the consolidated University of Maryland will have its own president (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the University System of Maryland to maintain a coordinated Higher Education Center for Research and Graduate and Professional Study in Baltimore (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the University System of Maryland to establish a corporate headquarters in Baltimore at a place designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Maryland (Sec. 2).
  • Establishes a University of Maryland Center for Economic and Entrepreneurship Development on the College Park campus (Sec. 2).
  • Establishes a Center for Maryland Advanced Ventures on the Baltimore campus (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the governor to appropriate at least an additional $4 million to the University System of Maryland Office for fiscal years 2018 through 2021 for institutions with the lowest estimated funding in fiscal year 2016 (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (92-44) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Consolidated University of Maryland

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a partnership between the University of Maryland campuses in Baltimore and College Park.

Highlights:
  • Establishes a single University of Maryland from the campuses of the University of Maryland in Baltimore and in College Park (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that each campus in the consolidated University of Maryland will have its own president (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the University System of Maryland to maintain a coordinated Higher Education Center for Research and Graduate and Professional Study in Baltimore (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the University System of Maryland to establish a corporate headquarters in Baltimore at a place designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Maryland (Sec. 2).
  • Establishes a University of Maryland Center for Economic and Entrepreneurship Development on the College Park campus (Sec. 2).
  • Establishes a Center for Maryland Advanced Ventures on the Baltimore campus (Sec. 2).
  • Requires the governor to appropriate at least an additional $4 million to the University System of Maryland Office for fiscal years 2018 through 2021 for institutions with the lowest estimated funding in fiscal year 2016 (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (33-10) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Establishes Consolidated University of Maryland

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