LD 27 (subjects: INCOME TAX , EXEMPTIONS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=27&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Heather Sirocki of Scarborough: (R – District 28) — e-mail
Rep. Paul Chace of Durham: (R – District 46) — e-mail
Rep. David Sawicki of Auburn: (R – District 64) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Deborah Sanderson of Chelsea: (R – District 88) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Kenneth Fredette of Newport: (R – District 100) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Andre Cushing of Penobscot: (R – District 10) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/13/2015||House||Committee on Taxation suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on TAXATION.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|1/14/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator McCormick of Kennebec, REFERRED to the Committee on Taxation, in concurrence.|
|5/5/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Exempt Persons 67 Years of Age and Older from the State Income Tax
Sec. 1. 36 MRSA 5126, as amended by PL 2011, c. 380, Pt. N, 11 and affected by 19, is repealed.
Sec. 2. 36 MRSA 5126-A is enacted to read:
5126-A. Personal exemptions; deductions
Sec. 3. 36 MRSA 5250, sub- 2, B, as amended by PL 1997, c. 668, 36, is further amended to read:
This bill exempts from the state income tax income of residents who are 67 years of age or older unless the income is received jointly with a person who has not reached 67 years of age.
Pattern of Cosponsorship by Region:
Pattern of Cosponsorship by Gender:
Pattern of Cosponsorship by Party:
Pattern of Cosponsorship by Campaign Finance Classification:
Note: Maine Clean Elections Act (MCEA) Qualified candidates only accept a small dollar value of initial contributions early in their campaigns, pledge not to accept further campaign contributions from private sources, and receive public funding for their campaigns. MCEA Non-Qualified candidates choose not to obtain public funding and instead are free to accept campaign contributions from individuals, party committees, political action committees and business sources.
This information about LD 27 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
The Open Maine Politics website is in a beta release and results should not be taken as definitive. Please visit the official website of the Maine State Legislature for entirely verifiable information.