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2016 Regular Session



Education - Maryland Public Education Fund - Income Tax Checkoff

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hornberger


In the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Maryland Public Education Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying the purpose of the Fund; requiring the State Superintendent of Schools to administer the Fund; prohibiting specified county boards from using specified money from the Fund in a specified manner; establishing a specified income tax checkoff system for voluntary contributions to the Maryland Public Education Fund; requiring the Comptroller to include a checkoff on the individual income tax return; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hornberger and Ghrist
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Income Tax
Public Schools
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Education
Article - State Finance and Procurement
Article - Tax - General
(10-804, 2-115)

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.