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Posted on: March 18, 2019

House Passes MACo NG 9-1-1 Initiative

House 911 Bill Passed

The Maryland House of Delegates on Saturday overwhelmingly passed HB 397, Public Safety – 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone System (Carl Henn’s Law), a 2019 MACo Legislative Initiative to update state laws and the 9-1-1 financing system to provide the fl...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

School Construction- Build to Learn Act of 2019

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Legislation creating a large new funding program for school construction is advancing in the General Assembly. The bill that is headed toward passage in the General Assembly is a heavily amended version of legislation originally introduced, in ways that w...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Kirwan Commission Report

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The Maryland Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education, Chaired by former University of Maryland Chancellor William “Brit” Kirwan, has released its interim report, wrapping months of work throughout 2018 and into 2019. Read the full re...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

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The Maryland Association of Counties (MACo) is a non-profit and non-partisan organization that serves Maryland’s counties by articulating the needs of local government to the Maryland General Assembly.

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