In California, car drivers theorize it’s a special blend of gluten-free gasoline along with higher taxes that’s to blame for higher gas prices, but how will Arizona, justify to its populace why the price of gasoline just spiked if S.B.1312 goes into effect?
If you live in Arizona, and the price of gasoline, plus being charged for every mile driven will not affect your life then don’t worry about S.B.1312; but if it does then you need to take action now and contact your lawmaker to oppose this bill.
Arizona Introduces Bill to Raise Gas Taxes/Create Study to Tax Cars for Miles Traveled
Legislation (S.B. 1312) to raise gas taxes and require a study of a road usage tax has been introduced. The bill has been assigned to both the assigned to the Transportation and Finance Committees.
* S.B. 1312 would require a study of a road usage tax and potential pilot program.
* In addition to creating privacy concerns, the bill seeks to penalize national efforts to create a more fuel-efficient vehicle fleet by taxing drivers based on vehicle mileage. As gas tax revenues decrease due to hybrid and electric vehicle ownership, states are looking for new sources of funding for pet projects.
Overview: Legislation (S.B. 1312) to raise gas taxes and require a study of a road usage tax has been introduced.
The bill has been assigned to both the assigned to the Transportation and Finance Committees.
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Request opposition for this legislation by using the following SAN website link for an overview and lawmaker contact.