Motor fuels; imposes an additional tax on sale of gasoline, etc. (SB1470)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transportation revenues. Directs the Secretary of Transportation to evaluate the impact of increased fuel efficiency and increased use of hybrid and electric vehicles on transportation revenues, and to report to the General Assembly no later than December 10, 2019. The bill incorporates SB 1322. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102496D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1470)
01/31/2019Reported from Finance with substitute (10-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute printed 19105936D-S1
01/31/2019Incorporates SB1322 (Hanger)
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Floor substitute printed 19106414D-S2 (Edwards)
02/05/2019Read second time
02/05/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105936D-S1
02/05/2019Substitute by Senator Edwards ruled out of order 19106414D-S2
02/05/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1470S1
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Passed Senate (25-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Placed on Calendar
02/08/2019Read first time
02/08/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/08/2019Assigned App. sub: Transportation
02/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1470S1)
02/19/2019Left in Appropriations