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Key Votes

SF 1986 - Transportation Taxes and Appropriations - Key Vote

Minnesota Key Votes




Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Tabled (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (42-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Transportation Taxes and Appropriations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to appropriate money for transportation purposes, with an emphasis on roads and public transit.

- $2.19 billion for transportation, including $1.32 billion allocated for highways [Art.1(sec.1)]. - Imposes new taxation rate on gasoline, raised from $0.20/gallon to $0.30/gallon by July of 2007 [Art.2(sec.1(3)(3))]. - Imposes a 0.5% transportation sales tax on all Twin Cities metropolitan counties, effective in October of 2007 [Art.4(sec.3(2))]. - Substituted in the House with HF 946.
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Transportation Taxes and Appropriations


  • Steve L. Murphy (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
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