2017 Legislative Session

MCCC Priorities

MCCC President and CEO Gigi Godwin presented its legislative agenda to the Montgomery County Delegation at the Priorities Hearing held prior to the session on November 18. Read the written testimony here.

 

MCCC 2016 Legislative Agenda

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MCCC Testimony

To see a copy of the bill as well as supporting documents and where it is in the legislative process, access the Maryland General Assembly home page

  • MC 15-17 Liquor Control Authority (Oppose)
  • MC 17-17 Alcoholic Beverages – Licenses (Support)
  • MC 18-17 Alcoholic Beverages – Class A Agency Stores (Support)
  • MC 20-17 Alcoholic Beverages – Class A Licences (Support)
  • MC/PG 101-17 WSSC Service Rates (Oppose)
  • MC/PG 104-17 WSSC System Development Charge Exemptions (Support)

Bill

Category

Title

MCCC Position

HB 119

 

Infrastructure

 

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority - Washington Metrorail Safety Commission - Establishment and Compact

 

Support

 

HB 285

 

Infrastructure

 

Washington Metrorail Safety Commission
Membership Act

 

Support

 

SB 265

 

Infrastructure

 

Washington Metrorail Safety Commission
Membership Act

 

Support

 

HB 1

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

 

Support w/Amendments

 

HB 112

 

Economic Competitiveness

INTEREST RATE ON TAX DEFICIENCIES
AND REFUNDS - ROUNDING

 

Support

 

HB 2

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Earned Income Tax Credit – Individuals Without Qualifying Children – Expansion

Support 

 

HB 240

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Qualified Research and Development Expenses
- Credit Amounts

 

Support

 

HB 268

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Economic Development - One Maryland Tax Credit – Expansion

 

Support

 

HB 317

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Wages and Benefits – Preemption of Local Authority

Support

 

HB 349

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Income Tax Credit - Wages Paid to Qualified Veteran Employees (Hire Our Veterans Act of 2017)

Support

 

HB 363

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Recordation and Transfer Taxes - Exemptions
- Property Conveyed From Sole Proprietorship to Limited Liability Company

Support

 

HB 373

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Biotechnology Investment Tax Credit - Qualified Maryland Biotechnology Company - Definition

Support

 

HB 382

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Commonsense Paid Leave Act

Support w/Amendments

 

HB 463

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Maryland Estate Tax - Unified Credit

Oppose

 

HB 89

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

SECUIRTY CLEARANCES – EMPLOYER COSTS – EXTENSION

Support

 

SB 111

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

RECORDATION AND TRANSFER TAXES
– EXEMPTIONS – PROPERTY CONVEYED FROM SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP TO LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

Support

 

SB 138

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

INCOME TAX CREDIT – SECURITY CLEARANCES – EMPLOYER COSTS – EXTENSION

Support

 

SB 14

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Earned Income Tax Credit – Individuals Without Qualifying Children – Expansion

Support

 

SB 200

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Income Tax Credit - Qualified Research and Development Expenses - Credit Amounts

Support

 

SB 205

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Corporate Income Tax
– Federal Repatriation Holiday

Support

 

SB 226

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Biotechnology Investment Tax Credit – Qualified Maryland Biotechnology Company – Definition

Support

 

SB 230

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Support w/Amendments

 

SB 239

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Personal Property Tax
– Exemption – Property Owned by New or Relocated Business

Support

 

SB 305

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Commonsense Paid Leave Act

Support w/Amendments

 

SB 404

 

Economic Competitiveness

 

Labor and Employment - Equal Pay - Job Announcement and Salary History Information Disclosures

Oppose

 

HB 399

 

Shaping the Marketplace

 

Student Debt Relief Act of 2017

Support

 

HB 587

 

Shaping the Marketplace

 

Veteran-Owned Small Business Enterprises
– Definitions

Support

 

 

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