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General Assembly

 

Committee Bill No. 6200

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 4695

 

*04695HB06200TRA*

Referred to Committee on Transportation

 

Introduced by:

 

(TRA)

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TOLLS ON NEW HIGHWAYS OR HIGHWAY EXTENSIONS.

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

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2011) The Department of Transportation is authorized to establish tolls on any highway or highway extension constructed on or after the effective date of this act, provided when (1) an amount equal to the cost of any bonds issued for such construction, and (2) an amount estimated to be required for maintenance and repair of such highway or highway extension, have been collected, such tolls shall be discontinued.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2011

New section

Statement of Purpose:

To authorize the imposition of tolls on new highways or highway extensions.

[Proposed deletions are enclosed in brackets. Proposed additions are indicated by underline, except that when the entire text of a bill or resolution or a section of a bill or resolution is new, it is not underlined.]

Co-Sponsors:

REP. JUTILA, 37th Dist.

H.B. 6200