Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session



Income Tax Credit - Employment of Diversion Program Participants (Second Chance Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ali


In the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Allowing a credit against the State income tax for certain wages paid by certain business entities to employees who participate in a diversion program that provides rehabilitation and training services in lieu of criminal prosecution to an individual charged with a nonviolent criminal offense; providing for the calculation of the credit; applying the Act to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2017; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Ali, Gibson, Morales, Mosby, and Rosenberg
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Ex-Offenders
Income Tax
Tax Credits
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Tax - General

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

February 15, 2018 12:21 P.M.