Hybrid electric motor vehicles and alternative fuel vehicles; repeals annual license tax. (SB159)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)

Progress

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

Description

Annual license tax on certain vehicles. Repeals the $64 annual license tax on hybrid electric motor vehicles and alternative fuel vehicles that was first imposed beginning July 1, 2013. The bill also lowers the annual license tax for electric motor vehicles to $50 per year, the rate that was in effect on June 30, 2013. The bill provides for refunds of the license tax paid on hybrid electric motor vehicles and alternative fuel vehicles for registration years beginning on or after July 1, 2014, and for a refund of the difference between the $64 rate and the $50 rate for the license tax paid on electric motor vehicles for registration years beginning on or after July 1, 2014. Amends § 58.1-2249, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2014: Merged into SB127

History

DateAction
12/31/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100259D
12/31/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2014Incorporated by Finance (SB127-Newman) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB159)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB159)