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2015 Regular Session



Bay Tax Equity Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Moon


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing a specified chicken manure pollution fee payable to the Comptroller by a specified poultry integrator in a specified manner; requiring the Comptroller to transfer revenue from the fee to the Maryland Agriculture Water Quality Cost Share Program in the Department of Agriculture for specified cover crop activities; repealing specified provisions of law requiring the Comptroller to disburse specified funds from the Bay Restoration Fund to be used for specified cover crop activities; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Moon, Carr, Frush, Gutierrez, A. Miller, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, S. Robinson, Smith, and Tarlau
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0533
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0905 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Agriculture
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Chesapeake Bay
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Agriculture
Article - Environment

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November 20, 2015 7:20 P.M.