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SB 0589 - Sales and Use Tax - Mass Transit
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Senator Edwards
Last Action: 3/7/2012 - S Hearing cancelled - Hearing 3/13 at 1:30 p.m.
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Budget and Taxation
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 589
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 589

File Code: Taxes - Sales and Use
Sponsored By:
Senator Edwards
Entitled:
Sales and Use Tax - Mass Transit

Synopsis:

Increasing the sales and use tax rate on a sale in Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Montgomery County, or Prince George's County by a specified amount; creating the Mass Transit Account in the Transportation Trust Fund to pay for the costs of light rail and subway transit facilities and transit service operated by the Maryland Transit Administration in specified counties; requiring that revenue from the increase in the sales and use tax rate under the Act be credited to the Mass Transit Account; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/3
First Reading Budget and Taxation
2/8
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
3/7
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/13 at 1:30 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Anne Arundel County
Baltimore City
Baltimore County
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Montgomery County
Prince George's County
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Sales and Use Tax
Transportation, Department of
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Vending Machines

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Tax - General
( 2-1302.2 , 2-1303 , 11-104 , 11-301 )
Transportation
( 3-216 , 3-216 , 7-309 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered