Senate Ominbus Funding Proposal (SB 639)
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SB 639 (Wagner)
• Indexes Gas Tax to Producer Price Index for Highway Construction Materials
• Authorizes localities to provide up front funding to VDOT PPTA projects.
• Expands revenue sharing program to include local managed maintenance projects, capped at $5 million.
• Gives VDOT Commissioner authority to enter into interstate highway maintenance contracts without Commonwealth Transportation Board approval.