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Tobacco Taxes - Healthy Maryland Initiative

Sponsored by:

Senator Jones-Rodwell


In the Senate - Hearing 2/26 at 1:30 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)

Synopsis:Requiring a specified level of funding for the Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program; altering the tobacco tax rates on cigarettes and other tobacco products; requiring certain wholesalers of cigarettes and other tobacco products to report the amount of other tobacco products sold on a tobacco tax return; and defining certain terms.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Jones-Rodwell, Madaleno, Forehand, Rosapepe, Benson, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Kelley, King, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0443
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0700 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Budget and Taxation   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Health -see also- Mental Health
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes

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