MO HB 694

Author

Rick Francis
House of Representatives, 201 West Capitol Avenue, Room 412-C
Jefferson City, MO 65101
573-751-5912
Rick.Francis@house.mo.gov
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Bill Text

Category

Fuel Tax

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State

MO

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Summary

Increases, by referendum, tax on motor fuel by $0.10 per gallon over 5 years until the tax is $0.27 per gallon on 1/1/26.

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Issue

Beginning January 1, 2022, this bill increases the tax on motor
fuel by $0.02 per gallon. Additional increases of $0.02 per gallon will take effect each following January 1st until the tax on motor fuel is $0.27 per gallon on January 1, 2026.

Beginning upon the effective date of this bill, biodiesel blended
with motor fuel with at least 6% but less than 10% biodiesel
content in the motor fuel will be taxed at $0.17 per gallon.
Beginning on January 1, 2024, this bill increases the tax on
biodiesel blended with motor fuel with at least 6% but less than 10% biodiesel content in the motor fuel to $0.20 per gallon.

Additional increases of $0.02 per gallon will take effect each
following January 1st until the tax on biodiesel blended with motor fuel with at least 6% but less than 10% biodiesel content in the motor fuel is $0.24 per gallon on January 1, 2026.
Beginning upon the effective date of this bill, biodiesel blended
with motor fuel with at least 10% biodiesel content in the motor fuel will be taxed at $0.17 per gallon. Beginning on January 1, 2025, this bill increases the tax on biodiesel blended with motor fuel with at least 10% biodiesel content in the motor fuel to $0.19 per gallon. An additional increase of $0.02 per gallon will take effect on the following January 1st and the tax on biodiesel blended with motor fuel with at least 10% biodiesel content in the motor fuel will be $0.21 per gallon on January 1, 2026.

These provisions will not become effective unless approved by a majority of the qualified voters of this state.

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Notes

Dead.

History

01/06/2021 Introduced in House and read first time.
01/07/2021 Read second time in House.
05/14/2021 Referred to House Committee on Transportation.
05/14/2021 Died upon adjournment.