2002 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Governor Warner
Increase Vehicle Registration Fees to Support Response to Terrorism (language only)

Item 480 #7h

Item 480 #7h

Motor Vehicles, Department of

Page 343, line 26, before " The", insert  "A."
Page 343, after line 35, insert:
"B. Notwithstanding the provisions of Article 7 of Chapter 6 of Title 46.2 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Motor Vehicles shall increase the state motor vehicle registration fee by two dollars."

(This amendment provides the Department the authority to increase the vehicle registration fee by two dollars. This increase is projected to generate approximately $15 million annually to support the Commonwealth's response to terrorism and for additional support for emergency medical services. This is a companion to an amendment in § 3-1.01, Code of Virginia.)