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Program Open Space Trust Fund Act of 2016

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gaines


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations

Synopsis:Establishing the Program Open Space Trust Fund; requiring specified appropriations from the General Fund to the Fund to repay specified appropriations or transfers from the Fund to the General Fund; providing that the Fund is a continuing, nonlapsing fund not subject to specified provisions of law; providing for the uses, purposes, sources of funding, and investment of money of the Fund; requiring interest earnings of the Fund to be credited to the Fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Gaines, B. Barnes, Beidle, Chang, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Ghrist, Haynes, Healey, Hettleman, Holmes, Jackson, Jalisi, Jones, Kaiser, Knotts, Korman, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, Lierman, Luedtke, Mautz, McCray, McIntosh, McKay, A. Miller, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Reznik, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Stein, Valderrama, K. Young, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0927
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Natural Resources - Generally
Taxes - Recordation and Transfer
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Budget and Management, Department of
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Chesapeake Bay
Historical Matters
Land Preservation Trusts
Natural Resources, Department of
Program Open Space
Reimbursement Rates
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Transfer Tax
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(5-903, 5-903.2)
Article - State Finance and Procurement
(6-226, 7-311)
Article - Tax - Property

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