MD SB593 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-0)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 718
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Altering, for purposes of the homeowners' property tax credit, the definition of "total real property tax" to exclude any adjustments based on other property tax credits against the property tax imposed on a dwelling; requiring the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to determine whether a homeowner is owed additional homeowners' property tax credits in the form of a refund for certain taxable years as a result of the Act; requiring the Comptroller to pay a refund from the Local Reserve Account; etc.

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Property Tax - Homeowners' Property Tax Credit - Calculation and Refunds


Roll Calls

2021-04-01 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 134 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2021-03-02 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-30SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 718
2021-04-02SenateReturned Passed
2021-04-01HouseThird Reading Passed (134-0)
2021-04-01HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-03-31HouseFavorable Report by Ways and Means
2021-03-20HouseHearing canceled
2021-03-08HouseHearing 3/23 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-03-03HouseReferred Ways and Means
2021-03-02SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-02-24SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-24SenateFavorable with Amendments {409836/1 Adopted
2021-02-24SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2021-02-02SenateHearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-29SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation

Same As/Similar To

HB158 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 717


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Tax - Property9104(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments