Maryland General Assembly 2018
The 2018 Legislative Session begins January 10th and runs through April 9th. Below are the links to some of the pertinent information regarding the session. However, to obtain full details, please visit the General Assembly of Maryland.
Salisbury University typically presents a testimony every other year. Salisbury University is scheduled for higher education briefings on Thursday, 2/15/18 at 1 pm in the House and Monday, 2/19/18 at 1 pm in the Senate.
The Legislative Sessions are public and can be viewed on the following links and on the General Assembly Website. USM will present testimony on February 7 in the House and February 12 in the Senate.
For those who would like to understand the State budget process, visit the Citizen’s Guide to the Budget webpage for some helpful information.
The FY2019 Proposed Budget Books for the State of Maryland have been published, and can be viewed using the links below.
- 2019 Governor’s Book Highlights
- 2019 Governor’s Book Vol. 1
- 2019 Governor’s Book Vol. 2
- 2019 Governor’s Book Vol. 3 (includes USM)
Senate and House Bills that affect Higher Education are sent to each institution to make a response to the fiscal and operational impact that would occur if the Bill were to pass. The Bills that have been sent to us thus far are listed below.
The Budget office will continue to update this webpage to provide up to date information regarding the Legislative Session.