MD SB654 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-4)
Status: Passed on April 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-30 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 333
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City or the governing body of a county or municipality to provide, by law, the minimum number of years, not to exceed 40 years, that an elderly individual must live in the same dwelling in order to be eligible for a certain statewide optional property tax credit against the county or municipal corporation property tax; and applying the Act to taxable years beginning after June 30, 2019.

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Property Tax Credit - Elderly Individuals - Eligibility


Roll Calls

2019-03-29 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (132-0) (Y: 132 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2019-03-04 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (47-0) (Y: 48 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-04-30SenateApproved by the Governor - Chapter 333
2019-04-08SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-05HouseThird Reading Passed (132-0)
2019-04-03HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-03HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-03HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2019-03-07HouseHearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-05HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means
2019-03-04SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2019-02-28SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-28SenateFloor Amendment {863521/1 (Senator Zucker) Adopted
2019-02-28SenateFavorable with Amendments {479634/2 Report Adopted
2019-02-27SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation


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Bill Comments