HB0613 (CH0624)

2013 Regular Session



Sustainable Communities - Designation and Financing

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environmental Matters Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 624

Synopsis:Authorizing municipalities and specified counties to finance the cost of infrastructure improvements in a sustainable community in the same manner as a transit-oriented development; authorizing a political subdivision to use alternative local tax revenues for tax increment financing in connection with a sustainable community; providing that bonds can be used for specified purposes in a sustainable community; authorizing a political subdivision to determine a specified base of a brownfields site in a sustainable community; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Environmental Matters Committee and Chair, Ways and Means Committee (By Request - Departmental - Planning) and Delegate A. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Ways and Means
Budget and Taxation  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Taxes - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore City
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Commercial Rehabilitation -see also- Urban Renewal
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Electronic Government
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Flood Control
Historical Matters
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Planning, Department of
Private Schools
Property Tax
Public Schools
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Smart Growth -see also- Zoning and Planning
Special Tax Districts
State Aid
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Economic Development
(12-201, 12-203, 12-207 through 12-211)
Article - Housing and Community Development
(6-201, 6-205, 6-214)
Article - Local Government
(21-409, 21-410, 21-503, 21-504)
Article - The Charter of Baltimore City
(Article II)

How a Bill Becomes Law

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Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.