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2016 Regular Session



Payment in Lieu of Taxes - State Forests, State Parks, and Wildlife Management Areas

Sponsored by:

Senator Edwards


In the Senate - Conference Committee Appointed

Synopsis:Prohibiting a county from receiving specified revenues derived from a State forest or State park reserve and concession operations within a county if the county receives specified payments in a fiscal year; requiring specified payments to counties for State forests, State parks, and wildlife management areas that are exempt from the property tax; providing for a payment of $250,000 for each open space unit in specified counties beginning in fiscal year 2018; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Edwards, Astle, Bates, Cassilly, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Kagan, Kasemeyer, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Norman, Ready, Salling, Serafini, Waugh, Ferguson, Guzzone, and Peters
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1409
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0134 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Property
Natural Resources - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Price Index
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Forests and Parks -see also- Program Open Space; Trees
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Natural Resources, Department of
Program Open Space
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(10-801, 5-101, 5-212, 5-212.1)
Article - Tax - Property
(6-102, 7-210, 7-211, 7-501, 6.5-101 through 6.5-301)

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October 24, 2017 5:08 P.M.