HB1604 (CH0148)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Howard County - Transfer Tax Exemption and Rate Reduction - Law Enforcement Officers and Fire and Rescue Services Members Ho. Co. 17-17

Sponsored by:

Howard County Delegation

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 148


Synopsis:Exempting from the Howard County transfer tax the sale of residential real property to specified law enforcement officers and fire and rescue services members if the law enforcement officer or fire and rescue services member is a first-time home buyer in Howard County; establishing a maximum transfer tax rate of 0.7% in Howard County for the sale of residential real property to specified law enforcement officers and fire and rescue services members under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Howard County Delegation
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Committee(s):
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Recordation and Transfer
Narrow Subject(s):Exemptions
Fire Protection
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Howard County
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Public Local Laws
Real Property
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv
Transfer Tax
Statutes:Article - Howard County
(20.300)

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April 12, 2017 4:31 P.M.