2008 Regular Session


File Code: Special Taxing Districts
Sponsored By:
Delegates Frush, Barnes, and Pena-Melnyk
Special Taxing Districts - Residential Property - Prohibition - Property Tax Credit


Prohibiting a county from creating a special taxing district that includes residential property or modifying an existing special taxing district to include residential property; requiring a county to grant a property tax credit against the county property tax imposed on residential property within a special taxing district equal to the amount of the special taxing district assessment imposed on the residential property; applying the Act to tax years beginning after June 30,2008; 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 House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Ways and Means
Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Local Government Mandates
Property Tax
Real Property
Special Tax Districts
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - 24 Political Subdivisions - Miscellaneous Provisions
( 9-1302 )
Tax - Property
( 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