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General Assembly


Proposed Bill No. 5340


January Session, 2005


LCO No. 1117


Referred to Committee on Environment


Introduced by:


REP. HOVEY, 112th Dist.



Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to (1) require all school buses to operate on a biodiesel fuel blend, (2) exempt biodiesel fuel from the sales tax, and (3) create incentives for the use of biodiesel fuel as a blend in heating and diesel fuels.

Statement of Purpose:

To increase the use of biodiesel fuel blends through tax incentives.