Western Virginia Transportation Fund; created. (SB583)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Western Virginia Transportation Fund; revenues. Creates the Western Virginia Transportation Fund (Fund), to be used by the West Virginian Transportation Commission, also created by the bill, to fund transportation projects in Planning Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7. The bill imposes an additional 2.1 percent regional tax on motor vehicle fuels in the counties and cities in such planning districts to generate revenue for the Fund. Read the Bill »


02/26/2018: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104752D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/08/2018Reported from Finance with substitute (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Committee substitute printed 18106873D-S1
02/12/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Read second time
02/13/2018Committee substitute rejected 18106873D-S1
02/13/2018Floor substitute printed 18107059D-S2 (Hanger)
02/13/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/13/2018Substitute by Senator Hanger agreed to 18107059D-S2
02/13/2018Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB583S2
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB583S2)
02/19/2018Placed on Calendar
02/19/2018Read first time
02/19/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/20/2018Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
02/26/2018Continued to 2019 in Finance