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2010 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Miscellaneous Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 285
Sponsored By:
The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Bartlett, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Davis, Donoghue, Doory, Eckardt, Elmore, Frush, Gaines, Haddaway, Hammen, Healey, Jones, Kullen, Lafferty, McIntosh, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Proctor, Ramirez, Rice, Stein, Barve, Cardin, Frick, George, Gilchrist, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, Murphy, Myers, Olszewski, Ross, Stukes, F. Turner, and Walker
Smart, Green, and Growing - The Sustainable Communities Act of 2010


Stating findings and the intent of the General Assembly concerning sustainable communities; providing for the designation of specified areas as sustainable communities eligible for specified programs; authorizing the Smart Growth Subcabinet to designate sustainable communities; extending and altering the Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program to be the Sustainable Communities Tax Credit Program; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means & Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/9 at 12:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (112-27)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
Favorable Report by Budget and Taxation
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Robey) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 487

Sponsored by:

Speaker, The
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Annotated Code of Maryland
Armed Forces -see also- Militia; Veterans
Business and Economic Development, Department of
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Commercial Rehabilitation -see also- Urban Renewal
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Development
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Historical Matters
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Income Tax
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Nonprofit Organizations
Planning, Department of
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Small Business
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Transportation, Department of
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Zoning and Planning

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Economic Development
( 5-1304 )
Housing and Community Development
( 6-104 , 6-201 , 6-202 , 6-203 , 6-204 , 6-205 , 6-206 , 6-207 , 6-208 , 6-209 , 6-210 , 6-211 , 6-212 , 6-213 , 6-301 , 6-303 , 6-304 , 6-305 , 6-306 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 5A-303 )
State Government
( 9-1406 , 9-1406 , 9-1406 , 9-1406 , 9-1406 , 9-1406 )
( 2-701 , 2-702 , 2-703 , 7-101 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 735262/01     Offered on: April 8, 2010   at: 10:52 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters
Ways and Means
Budget and Taxation
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
April 2, 2010: Third Reading Passed (112-27)
April 8, 2010: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
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