DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Highway funding. Increases the amount of gasoline taxes paid to local governments and the department of transportation. Provides that gasoline taxes, special fuel taxes, and motor carrier fuel taxes deposited in the motor vehicle highway account (MVHA) may not be used to pay any part of the operating expenses of the bureau of motor vehicles (BMV). Removes the requirement that one-half of the amount appropriated for the state police department be deducted from the MVHA fund before making the statutory allocation to cities, towns, counties, and the department of transportation. Provides that the amount of money that the BMV may receive from the MVHA in a state fiscal year may not exceed the amount of fees collected by the BMV and deposited in the MVHA in that state fiscal year.