HB 2594

House Bill (HB) 2594: local transportation assistance fund; restoration

Sponsor: Representative Orr

Overview: HB 2594: local transportation assistance; restoration re-establishes the County Assistance Fund, the Local Transportation Assistance Fund (LTAF), the Local Transportation Assistance Fund for Mass Transit and the Arizona State Parks Board Heritage Fund.

League Position: SUPPORT - The League strongly supports the restoration of LTAF.

Summary: HB 2594 would restore LTAF and the Heritage Fund, which cities and towns use for transportation, transit and cultural efforts. The funds come from lottery proceeds.

Updates

02/18/13: The bill passed the Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee by a unanimous vote, and now goes on to the House Appropriations Committee.