Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 19-0331    Version: 0 Name: Corrective - Consumer Price Index Used in the Adjustment of the Energy Tax Rate
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 2/4/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Corrective - Consumer Price Index Used in the Adjustment of the Energy Tax Rate For the purpose of correcting the name of the Consumer Price Index used in the annual adjustment of the energy tax rate; modifying the fiscal year for the rate adjustment; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: City Council President (Administration)
Indexes: Adjustment, Corrective, Energy, Rate, Tax
Attachments: 1. 19-0331~1st Reader, 2. BDC 19-0331, 3. DPW 19-0331, 4. Finance 19-0331, 5. Law 19-0331, 6. Health 19-0331, 7. HCD 19-0331, 8. 19-0331~3rd Reader
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/17/20190 Mayor Signed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/11/20190 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/11/20190 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/11/20190 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/16/20190 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended FavorablyPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/22/20190 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to Baltimore Development Corporation  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Health  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Public Works  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/4/20190 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/4/20190 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: The Council President
At the request of: The Administration (Department of Finance)

A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Corrective - Consumer Price Index Used in the Adjustment of the Energy Tax Rate
For the purpose of correcting the name of the Consumer Price Index used in the annual adjustment of the energy tax rate; modifying the fiscal year for the rate adjustment; and providing for a special effective date.
body

By repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 28 - Taxes
Section(s) 25-14(d)
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 28. Taxes

Subtitle 25. Public Utilities Tax

Part 2. Energy Tax

ยง 25-14. Rates.

(d) Annual adjustments.

For Fiscal Year [2006] 2020 and each subsequent fiscal year, these tax rates shall be adjusted by the percentage change in the [Washington-Baltimore] Baltimore-Columbia-Towson Consumer Price Index, as reported by the United States Department of Labor, comparing December of the preceding calendar year to the December of the next preceding calendar year.


Section 2. And be it further ordained, That the catchlines contained in this Ordinance are not law and may not be considered to have been enacted as a part of this or any prior Ordinance.

Section 3. And be it further ordained, That this Ordinance takes effect on the d...

Click here for full text