Motor Vehicle Fuel Sales Tax; local-option to impose retail sales taxes on motor fuels. (SB1420)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Cuccinelli (R-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State secondary highway system; local-option retail sales taxes on motor fuels. Requires counties with populations of 50,000 or more, according to the last preceding U.S. census, to take over from VDOT responsibility for planning, construction, operation, and maintenance of state secondary highway system components within their boundaries prior to July 1, 2012. This would apply to the Counties of Campbell, Washington, Fauquier, York, Henry, Frederick, Bedford, Pittsylvania, Augusta, Rockingham, Albemarle, Montgomery, Roanoke, Hanover, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Loudoun, Chesterfield, Prince William, and Fairfax. Additionally, the bill provides, on a local-option basis, for a two percent retail sales tax on motor fuels in counties that take over responsibilities for state secondary highways, the proceeds of which would be used for secondary highway planning, construction, operation, and maintenance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed 079850784
01/19/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/29/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1420)


This bill mentions Pittsylvania, Chesterfield, Albemarle, Spotsylvania, Fauquier, Prince William, Loudoun.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1026.