Highways; JLARC to study alternative taxes and fees for funding in the Commonwealth. (HJ581)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study alternative taxes and fees for highway funding in the Commonwealth; report. Directs JLARC to study the adequacy of taxes and fees currently dedicated to highway funding and the feasibility of alternative revenue sources, including but not limited to road usage charges based on vehicle miles traveled, other flat fees, increased use of tolls, and charges on motor vehicle parts and fluids that must be replaced as vehicle miles traveled increase, such as tires and motor oil. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100141D
01/10/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2015Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Rules