Alaska - HB 60 - 2017

Relating to the motor fuel tax; relating to the disposition of revenue from the motor fuel tax; relating to a transportation maintenance fund; and providing for an effective date.

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Transportation

Added On: 02-09-2017
Updated On: 05-24-2017
Status: Introduced
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Actions (14)

  • 01-18-2017 - Fiscal Note 2: (Revenue)
  • 01-18-2017 - GOVERNOR'S TRANSMITTAL LETTER
  • 01-18-2017 - Fiscal Note 1: No fiscal impact (Transportation and Public Facilities)
  • 01-18-2017 - Referred to Transportation and Finance
  • 01-18-2017 - Read the first time - REFERRALS
  • 02-24-2017 - TRA Do Not Pass: SULLIVAN-LEONARD
  • 02-24-2017 - Referred to Finance
  • 02-24-2017 - Fiscal Note 2: (Revenue)
  • 02-24-2017 - Fiscal Note 1: No fiscal impact (Transportation and Public Facilities)
  • 02-24-2017 - TRA Amend: KOPP, NEUMAN
  • 02-24-2017 - TRA Do Pass: CLAMAN, STUTES, DRUMMOND, WOOL
  • 02-24-2017 - TRA RPT CS(TRA) NT 4DP 1DNP 2AM
  • 05-18-2017 - FIRST SPECIAL SESSION BILL
  • 05-18-2017 - FIRST SPECIAL SESSION BILL

News (4)

Delta, UPS join Alaska Airlines in opposing aviation fuel tax in state of Alaska - Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)
Published by bizjournals.com
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:55:00 GMT

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker's proposal to triple the state's jet fuel and aviation gasoline taxes by 2018 is causing turbulence in the state's flying community, the Juneau Empire newspaper reports. The state's aviation advisory board supports the tax hike ...

Tax hike idea gets a turbulent reception from big airlines - Juneau Empire (subscription)
Published by juneauempire.com
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:04:22 GMT

If enacted by the Legislature, House Bill 60 and Senate Bill 25 would raise up to $80 million more per year to help erase a $2.7 billion state deficit by increasing state taxes on all motor fuels — gasoline and marine diesel as well as aviation fuel ...

Fuel tax hike might be stretched to 2019 - Alaskajournal.com
Published by alaskajournal.com
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:07:04 GMT

21, the Alaska House Transportation Committee heard details of a new version of House Bill 60 drafted by committee staff. As introduced by Gov. Bill Walker, HB 60 would triple Alaska's lowest-in-the-nation gasoline tax. The state tax on a gallon of ...

Lawmakers weigh governor's proposal to triple Alaska's gas tax - KTUU.com
Published by ktuu.com
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 23:22:12 GMT

The House Transportation Committee on Tuesday gave H.B. 60 its first hearing. The legislation strongly resembles the tax hikes Gov. Bill ... AAA's daily state gas price report puts the cost of a gallon of gas in Alaska at $2.75 cents per gallon, 48 ...