MD HB1609 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 12 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-13 - Referred Budget and Taxation
Pending: Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Clarifying that certain provisions of law concerning the method of calculating a certain reduction in the State agricultural land transfer tax apply to a transfer under a contract of sale dated on or after July 1, 2019; clarifying that a certain exemption from the State agricultural land transfer tax applies to a transfer under a contract of sale dated on or after July 1, 2019; etc.

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State Agricultural Land Transfer Tax - Application of Nonagricultural Use Reduction and Exemption


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 133 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-03-13SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-12HouseThird Reading Passed (133-0)
2020-03-12HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-12HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2020-03-03HouseHearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-03-03HouseRereferred to Ways and Means
2020-02-17HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Chapter of the Acts2019(n/a)See Bill Text
Tax - Property13303(n/a)See Bill Text
Tax - Property13305(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments