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2014 House Bill 5501: Reduce, then end “driver responsibility fees”
  1. Introduced by Rep. Alberta Tinsley Talabi (D) on April 30, 2014, to eliminate failure to pay the so-called “driver responsibility fees” imposed in 2003 as a revenue measure from a list of possible “licensing sanctions” in an unrelated drivers license statute. This is linked to House Bill 5414, with would gradually phase out these fees.
    • Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on April 30, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on May 14, 2014, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 108 to 0 in the House on May 21, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on May 27, 2014.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 27, 2014.