2013 Regular Session



Transportation Financing Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Miller


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

Synopsis:Authorizing the Maryland Transit Administration to establish no more than two transit benefit districts to impose specified taxes to finance, construct, and operate transit facilities and transit services; authorizing the governing body of a county to impose an additional tax on specified motor fuel; imposing a specified additional tax on motor fuel in each county on or after January 1, 2017; requiring the Comptroller to apply a specified sales and use tax equivalent rate to the motor fuel tax; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Miller, Garagiola, Currie, Kasemeyer, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013, January 1, 2014
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
Budget and Taxation  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Transportation
Taxes - Property
Taxes - Sales and Use
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Admissions and Amusement Tax
Baltimore City
Baltimore County
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fuel Tax
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Leases and Rent
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Montgomery County
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Prince George's County
Property Tax
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Sales and Use Tax
Security Interests -see also- Liens; Mechanics' Liens
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Tax - General
(1-101, 11-221, 9-306, 2-11A-01 through 2-11A-03, 9-401 through 9-406)
Article - Transportation
(9-101 through 9-413)

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October 2, 2015 9:13 A.M.