2003 House Bill 4629

Introduced in the House

May 6, 2003

Introduced by Rep. Scott Shackleton (R-107)

To strike out a provision of the law which would transfer the Mackinac Bridge to the state from the Mackinac Bridge Authority after its debts are paid, and prohibit the authority from raising the tolls on the bridge. The tolls were recently increased for all vehicles. The increase for passenger cars was from $1.50 to $2.50. The bill is part of a legislative package comprised of House Bills 4627 to 4631, which is designed to roll back the fee increase.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation