2012 Regular Session


File Code: Transportation - Generally Prior Year Introduction As: SB 23/11S1 - SRU
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Getty, Kittleman, Middleton, Pugh, Simonaire, and Stone
Task Force to Study Toll Rates and the Funding of Transportation Facilities Projects


Establishing a Task Force to Study Toll Rates and the Funding of Transportation Facilities Projects; authorizing the Maryland Transportation Authority to hire a consultant for specified purposes; requiring the Task Force to study issues relating to tolls and funding of transportation facilities projects, including whether toll rates are appropriate and fair and whether revenues from each transportation facility are being used in a specified manner; requiring the Task Force to report findings on or before December 31, 2012; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Finance & Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Hearing cancelled (Finance)
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)

Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
Favorable with Amendments {517671/2 Report Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Middleton) {123929/1 Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (45-0)
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Sponsored by:

Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Annotated Code of Maryland
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds.
Bridges and Tunnels
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Legislative Services, Department of
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
State Employees
Transportation, Department of
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 123929/01     Offered on: April 5, 2012   at: 11:52 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 517671/02     Offered on: April 5, 2012   at: 11:50 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Budget and Taxation
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 31, 2012: Third Reading Passed (45-0)