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AG: Superintendent bill doesn’t violate separation of powers

Sen Joan Carter Conway explains the need to change the status quo after 100 years when it comes to hiring a state schools superintendent. (The Daily Record / Bryan Sears.)

A bill seeking to give the Senate confirmation authority over the next state schools superintendent does not violate the separation of powers in the Maryland Constitution, according to an advisory letter written by an assistant attorney general assigned to the General Assembly.

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