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Bill Information: 
PG 409-19 Prince George’s County – Property Tax Credits – Grocery Stores
Sponsor Sen. Benson
Synopsis FOR the purpose of authorizing the governing body of Prince George’s County to grant, by law, a property tax credit against the county property tax imposed on personal property of a grocery store that completes certain construction and is located in a certain healthy food priority area; requiring the governing body of Prince George’s County to designate what constitutes a healthy food priority area for purposes of the tax credit; providing that the tax credit may not exceed a certain amount; authorizing the governing body of Prince George’s County to provide, by law, for certain matters relating to the tax credit; defining certain terms; providing for the application of this Act; and generally relating to a property tax credit for grocery stores in Prince George’s County.
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Bill History: 
Local Action:
2/6/2019 Local - Subcommittee: FAA
2/8/2019 Local - Delegation: S/O
2/15/2019 Local - Delegation: FWA
House Action:
3/4/2019 House - Committee Action: FWA
3/5/2019 House - 2nd Reading: PWA
3/7/2019 House - 3rd Reading: PAS
Senate Action:
3/20/2019 Senate - Hearing Date: No Action
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CAN - Hearing Canceled

FWA - Favorable w/ Amendment(s)

S/O - Special Order

CC - Conference Committee

PWA - Passed w/ Amendment(s)

SS - Summer Study

CON - Concur on Amendment

REC - Reconsider

UNF - Unfavorable

FAV - Favorable

SBC - Sent Back to Committee

WDR - Withdrawn by Sponsor