MD HB1494 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-15 - Referred Budget and Taxation
Pending: Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing a county to impose the county income tax on an income bracket basis under certain circumstances; requiring a county that imposes the county income tax on an income bracket basis to set, by ordinance or resolution, certain income brackets; prohibiting the income brackets from differing from the income brackets to which the State income tax applies; prohibiting a county that imposes the county income tax on an income tax bracket basis from setting a minimum income tax rate less than 2.25%; etc.

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County Income Tax – Authority to Impose on an Income Bracket Basis


Roll Calls

2020-03-14 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 94 N: 35 NV: 3 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2020-03-15SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-14HouseThird Reading Passed (94-35)
2020-03-13HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-13HouseFavorable with Amendments {555661/1 Adopted
2020-03-13HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB1040 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-03 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Tax - General10106(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments