Synopsis Senate Bills and Joint Resolutions

2018 Regular Session

Schedule 46 - April 5, 2018


Total Bills: 2

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Title Primary Sponsor
Committee Synopsis Statutes/ Effective
Date(s)/ Other
SB1198 Business Regulation - Home Improvement Contracts Senator Bates Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Authorizing certain home improvement retailers to obtain the full contract price of a home improvement contract before or at the time of execution of the contract under certain circumstances; requiring certain home improvement retailers to post an irrevocable letter of credit in a certain amount not to exceed $2,000,000 for a certain purpose; authorizing certain owners to file a complaint with the Maryland Home Improvement Commission under certain circumstances; requiring the Commission to investigate certain complaints; etc. EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
BR, §§ 8-212(c) and 8-501.1 - added and § 8-617 - amended
SB1269 Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Volunteer Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services Members Senator Mathias Budget and Taxation Increasing the amount of a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for certain qualifying volunteer fire, rescue, and emergency medical services members. EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2018
TG, § 10-208(i-1) - amended