Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; increase for transportation purposes. (HB2071)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor vehicle sales and use tax; increase for transportation purposes. Increases the motor vehicle sales and use tax from 3% to 5% and dedicates the revenue generated for various transportation purposes. The authority to impose the additional tax ceases on December 31 of any year in which any of the additional revenue is not used for transportation purposes. The bill also requires the Department of Transportation to report in each odd year on the condition and needs for maintaining and operating the existing transportation infrastructure for all asset management and maintenance based on an asset management methodology. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073421129
01/08/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2071)
01/18/2007Assigned Finance sub: #1 (Orrock)