MD SB89 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 14-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 19 2019 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-03-20 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "qualified employee" to include certain individuals who are provided certain paid parental leave for purposes of a credit against the State income tax for certain small businesses that provide certain employer benefits to certain qualified employees; altering the calculation of the credit; providing that the total amount of credit certificates issued by the Department of Commerce in any taxable year may not exceed $5,000,000; applying the Act to all taxable years beginning after December 31, 2018; etc.

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Small Business Relief Tax Credit – Alterations


Roll Calls

2019-03-17 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-20HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2019-03-19SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {189033/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2019-01-11SenateHearing 1/30 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-11SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation


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Bill Comments