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Md. Approves In-State Immigrant Tuition

By The Associated Press — April 19, 2011 1 min read

Maryland lawmakers sent the governor a bill last week to grant in-state college tuition rates to undocumented immigrants who meet certain requirements. The measure, which Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley was expected to sign, would allow such immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates at Maryland’s public universities if they complete two years at a community college and prove that their parents paid state taxes for at least three years before they graduated from high school.

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A version of this article appeared in the April 20, 2011 edition of Education Week as Md. Approves In-State Immigrant Tuition

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