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2013 Senate Bill 6: Earmark some sales tax revenue to roads
  1. Introduced by Sen. John Proos, IV (R) on January 16, 2013, to revise and make permanent a one-time earmark to road spending of a specified percentage of sales tax revenue collected from fuel sales. For the next fiscal year this would mean around $128 million more for road project.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on January 16, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on May 21, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on May 21, 2014. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 21, 2014.
  2. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 5, 2014, to revise and make permanent a one-time earmark to road spending of a specified percentage of sales tax revenue collected from fuel sales. For the next fiscal year this would mean around $128 million more for road projects.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on June 5, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on June 5, 2014.

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