2009 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Miscellaneous Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 157
Sponsored By:
Senators Greenip, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Edwards, Glassman, Haines, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, Mooney, Pipkin, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
Maryland Death Taxes - Family Property Protection Act


Repealing a specified limit on the unified credit used for determining the Maryland estate tax; repealing a requirement that the Maryland estate tax be determined without regard to a specified deduction allowed under the federal estate tax; and applying the Act to decedents dying after December 31, 2008.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Janet Greenip, District 33
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Alexander X. Mooney, District 3
Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31
Senator J. Lowell Stoltzfus, District 38

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Estates and Trusts
Federal Government
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statute:

Tax - General
( 7-309 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered