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

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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. Read the Bill »


01/23/2008: Merged into SB1


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)


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.