2013 Regular Session



Sales and Use Tax - Mass Transit

Sponsored by:

Senator Edwards


In the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 2:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Increasing the sales and use tax rate on a sale in counties with specified services by a specified amount; creating the Mass Transit Account in the Transportation Trust Fund to pay for the costs of light rail and Metro subway transit facilities and transit service in specified counties; requiring that revenue from the increase in the sales and use tax rate under the Act be credited to the Mass Transit Account; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Edwards and Brinkley
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0589 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Budget and Taxation  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Sales and Use
Transportation - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Anne Arundel County
Baltimore City
Baltimore County
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Fuel -see also- Coal
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Montgomery County
Personal Property
Prince George's County
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Sales and Use Tax
Transportation, Department of
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Vending Machines
Statutes:Article - Tax - General
(11-104, 11-301, 2-1302.2, 2-1303)
Article - Transportation
(3-216, 7-309)

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.