MD HB980 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 636
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Defining "taxpayer" as the owner of residential or commercial property who purchases and installs an energy storage system or an individual who owns or pays for the installation of an energy storage system that supplies energy for use on a residential or commercial property; providing a credit against the State income tax for the costs of installing an energy storage system; increasing from $75,000 to $150,000 the maximum tax credit certificate that may be issued for the installation of an energy storage system on certain property; etc.

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Income Tax - Energy Storage Tax Credit - Alterations


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-03-03 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 108 N: 29 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2020-05-08HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 636
2020-03-18HouseReturned Passed
2020-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2020-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed
2020-03-18SenateFavorable Adopted
2020-03-17SenateFavorable Report by Budget and Taxation
2020-03-04SenateReferred Budget and Taxation
2020-03-03HouseThird Reading Passed (108-29)
2020-02-28HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-02-28HouseFavorable with Amendments {455963/1 Adopted
2020-02-28HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2020-02-05HouseHearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-05HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB775 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Tax - General10719(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments