2008 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Property Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1256
Sponsored By:
Senators Kasemeyer, Astle, Brinkley, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Edwards, Frosh, Garagiola, Jones, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, Munson, Peters, Robey, Stoltzfus, Stone, Colburn, Dyson, Glassman, Harris, Kelley, Pipkin, and Simonaire
Homestead Property Tax Credit


Repealing a requirement for homeowners to file applications to the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to qualify for the homestead property tax credit; repealing provisions relating to the application requirement; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Budget and Taxation
Favorable with Amendments
Committee Amendment Adopted
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted (41-4)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (42-4)
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31
Senator J. Lowell Stoltzfus, District 38
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Assessments and Taxation, Department of
Auditors and Audits
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Electronic Government
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Property Tax
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Tax - Property
( 9-105 , 9-105 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 799031/01     Offered on: March 13, 2008   at: 11:07 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 13, 2008: Favorable with Amendments Adopted (41-4)
March 17, 2008: Third Reading Passed (42-4)