MD SB904 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 9 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-04-09 - Referred Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Comptroller, in consultation with the Maryland Higher Education Commission, to conduct a certain study on designating certain periods each year to be tax-free periods during which an exemption from the sales and use tax is provided for the sale of certain textbooks purchased by certain students; requiring the Comptroller, in conducting the study, to make a certain presumption; requiring the Comptroller to submit a report of its findings and any recommendations on or before December 31, 2021; etc.

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Sales and Use Tax - Study on Tax-Free Periods - University and College Textbooks


Roll Calls

2021-04-09 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-04-09HouseReferred Rules and Executive Nominations
2021-04-09SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2021-04-09SenateMotion Rules Suspend Two Readings Same Day Const/Rule 24 (Senator King) Adopted
2021-04-09SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-09SenateFavorable with Amendments {499330/1 Adopted
2021-04-09SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
2021-02-11SenateHearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-09SenateFirst Reading Budget and Taxation

Same As/Similar To

HB792 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-29 - Hearing 2/11 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Tax - General11241(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments