2010 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Income Prior Year Introduction As: HB 240/09 - W&M Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 658
Sponsored By:
Senators Lenett, Peters, Garagiola, Glassman, Harrington, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Simonaire
Seniors Tax Relief Act


Increasing the amount allowed as a deduction for additional exemptions under the Maryland income tax for individuals who as of the last day of the taxable year are blind or are at least 65 years old; applying the Act to tax years beginning after December 31, 2011; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 2/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/2 at 1:30 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/16 at 1:15 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Blind Persons
Elderly Persons
Income Tax

Bill affects the following Statute:

Tax - General
( 10-211 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered