Motor fuels tax; required to be indexed starting January 1 of year preceeding affected year. (SB631)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patrons Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg), and Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor fuels tax; indexed.  Requires that the motor fuels tax rate be indexed each year to the percentage change in the U.S. Department of Labor's Producer Price Index for Other Nonresidential Construction from January 1 through December 31 of the year immediately preceding the affected year. Read the Bill »


02/08/2012: passed committee


01/20/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104065D
01/20/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/03/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB631)
02/08/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (11-Y 2-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/08/2012Committee substitute printed 12105255D-S1
02/09/2012Incorporates SB162
02/09/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Passed by for the day
02/10/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB631S1)
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105255D-S1
02/13/2012Passed by temporarily
02/13/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB631S1
02/14/2012Passed by temporarily
02/14/2012Stricken from Senate calendar (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)