Senate Bill 6492 was fast tracked through the legislative process and it was signed into law earlier this month. The measure, which passed the state House on a 52-45 vote on February 6, addresses problems created by a bill from the 2019 legislative session.
The bill from last year established an entitlement for workforce education through a new B&O tax surcharge on businesses providing certain services. The tax collections go to the Workforce Education Investment Account. U