Transportation funding; repeals certain abusive driver fee, changes to motor fuels tax rate, etc. (SB469)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Transportation funding. Repeals certain abusive driver fees, increases the state motor fuels tax rate by $0.02 per gallon, and repeals the sales tax on charges for labor or services in automobile repairs. The bill further provides for a refund of any abusive driver fees paid, with interest. Amends § 58.1-2217, § 58.1-2249, § 58.1-2289, § 58.1-2701, § 58.1-2706, § 58.1-605, § 58.1-606, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/23/2008: Merged into SB1

History

DateAction
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08
01/09/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088431232
01/09/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/23/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB469)
01/23/2008Incorporated by Finance (SB1-Houck) (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

James writes:

This was a horible law to begin with. Also Unconstitutional as it only applied to citzens of Va. We as in Va lost a good family around me because of this stupid law. It was the last straw for them in this common wealth state so they moved to SC.