2007 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Income
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hixson, Bromwell, Cardin, Conway, Gilchrist, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, N. King, Krebs, Olszewski, Rice, Ross, Stukes, and F. Turner
Hometown Heroes Act of 2007 - Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services Personnel


Providing a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for the first $5,000 of public safety retirement income received during a taxable year attributable to an individual's employment as a law enforcement officer or the individual's service as fire, rescue, or emergency services personnel; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Nancy J. King, District 39
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Melvin Stukes, District 44
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Emergency Medical Services
Fire Protection
Income Tax
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Rescue Squads -see also- Ambulances; Emergency Medical Serv.
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
State Employees

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Tax - General
( 10-207 , 10-207 , 10-209 )


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