2008 Regular Session


File Code: Economic and Community Development Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 206
Sponsored By:
The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Rudolph, Love, James, Barnes, Branch, Braveboy, Bronrott, Dumais, Elmore, Feldman, Frick, Glenn, Griffith, Guzzone, Haynes, Kullen, Lafferty, Mathias, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Sophocleus, Stein, Stifler, Stukes, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, and Walker
BRAC Community Enhancement Act


Authorizing the creation of BRAC Revitalization and Incentive Zones in the State; establishing eligibility criteria for the Zones and factors to be considered by the Secretary of Business and Economic Development in approving the Zones; providing for specified tax credits to be available to eligible businesses in the Zones; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means & Economic Matters
Hearing 2/20 at 11:00 a.m. (Ways and Means & Economic Matters)
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Speaker, The
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Armed Forces -see also- Militia
Assessments and Taxation, Department of
Baltimore City
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds.
Business and Economic Development, Department of
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Traders; etc
Community Development
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Federal Government
Income Tax
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Personal Property
Property Tax
Real Property
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Transportation, Department of
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Zoning and Planning

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - 83A Department of Business and Economic Development
( 5-404 , 5-404 , 5-2001 , 5-2002 , 5-2003 , 5-2004 , 5-2005 )
Article - 41 Governor - Executive and Administrative Departments
( 14-204 )
Housing and Community Development
( 6-201 , 6-301 )
Tax - General
( 10-205 , 10-306 , 10-726 )
Tax - Property
( 7-211 , 7-211.2 , 7-211.3 , 7-501 , 9-103 , 9-110 )


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