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House Bill 1317

House Bill 1317

ARCHIVE (2002)

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DIGEST OF HB1317 (Updated February 27, 2002 2:30 PM - DI 84)

Gasoline tax. Increases the state gasoline tax to: (1) 18 cents per gallon during 2003; (2) 20 cents per gallon during 2004; and (3) 22 cents per gallon after 2004 (the tax rate is currently 15 cents per gallon). Provides that certain amounts of the increased revenue from the increase in the gasoline tax rate is to be: (1) deposited in the state highway fund; and (2) distributed to counties, cities, and towns eligible to receive a distribution from the motor vehicle highway account. Increases the amount of litigation costs that a defendant may be awarded in certain eminent domain actions from $2,500 to $5,000.
Current Status:
In Conference Committee
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