SEMA eNews Vol. 18, No. 13, March 26, 2015

Arkansas Bill to Create Pilot Program to Tax Cars for Miles Traveled Approved by Committee; Moves to Full House

By SEMA Washington, D.C., Staff

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The House Public Transportation Committee approved legislation to allow the State Highway Commission to implement a pilot program that charges drivers based on vehicle miles traveled.

Legislation to allow the State Highway Commission to implement a pilot program that charges drivers based on vehicle miles traveled was approved by the House Public Transportation Committee. The bill now moves to the full House of Representatives for a vote by all members. Under the measure, participants in the program would be taxed 1.5 cents per each mile the subject vehicle travels on Arkansas roadways.

For more information, visit the SEMA Action Network (SAN) website. For details, contact Steve McDonald at stevem@sema.org.

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