TITLE

Virginia Legislators Hashing Out Debt-Free Transportation Proposal

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/25/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32056, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Virginia Senate Finance Committee chairman John Chichester, Republican from Fredericksburg, introduced a bill that would tap an estimated $381 million in automobile insurance premium tax revenue that flows into state coffers each year and use it for transportation-related projects, but the proposal does not call for bonds to be sold. Some observers had previously speculated that the bill, which Chichester introduced in the General Assembly by the filing deadline on Friday, might contain some debt authority.
ACCESSION #
15808054

 

Related Articles

  • Virginia Republican Gives Up on Transportation Bond Plan. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;1/26/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32057, p3 

    This article reports that Virginia House Appropriations Committee chairman Vincent F. Callahan has dropped his proposal that the state issue revenue bonds backed by insurance premium taxes to help finance transportation programs. With Callahan's bond proposal now out of the picture, there are...

  • 'Third party only' fleet operators face higher costs. Copeman, Sue // Accountancy;Oct79, Vol. 90 Issue 1034, p25 

    The article reports that fleet operators in Great Britain who insure their vehicles for third party only cover can expect to pay higher premiums next year. A partial indemnity clause will be introduced into the motor insurers' knock-for-knock agreement. This will make insurers liable for 50...

  • When setting policy, governments too often ignore consumers. Milke, Mark // Canadian Student Review;Fall2013, p32 

    The author views that the interest of consumers are often neglected when it comes to government policy in Canada. Consumer issues including the federal policy on airline competition known as cabotage, high tariffs on imports, and automobile insurance premiums are addressed. Several principles...

  • Premiums Head South, Buyers Market Emerges For Truckers. Tuckey, Steve // National Underwriter / P&C;7/16/2007, Vol. 111 Issue 27, p12 

    The article discusses the decreasing premium cost for commercial auto and trucking coverage insurance despite strong market competition in New Jersey. According to Dave Pohle, manager of the trucking and transportation at Jumcor Agencies in Montavale that the industry were maintaining its...

  • MONEY: Driving Down Your Auto Premium. Mukerji, Chandra Lekha // Business Today;8/7/2011, Vol. 20 Issue 16, p96 

    The article offers guidelines for vehicle owners to acquire more benefits from motor insurance premiums in India. The author advises that to offset the rise in car insurance costs proposed by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA), owners need to assess their motor cover and...

  • Is it time for an insurance review? Kilcarr, Sean // Fleet Owner Blog;3/20/2014, p1 

    The article offers tips that can help lower the cost of insurance for carriers maintaining good safety records. Topics discussed include taking full advantage of available discounts, the purpose of a policy review, lowering coverage on trucks that are in temporary storage such as a...

  • Look before you leap.  // Finance Week;08/18/2000, p37 

    Focuses on the trend in vehicle insurance in South Africa. Number of negotiable permutations on basic cover; Determination of insurance premiums; Comparison of insurance ratings between women and men drivers; Importance for vehicle owners to know their insurance options.

  • South Korea: Non-life insurers may cut car insurance premiums.  // Asia Insurance Review;Mar2012, p14 

    The article offers information on the plans of non-life insurers to decrease the car insurance premiums in South Korea.

  • Oman: CMA releases premium rates for commercial vehicles.  // MiddleEast Insurance Review;Oct2013, p12 

    The article reports publication of updated premium rates for commercial vehicles by the Capital Market Authority (CMA) of Oman.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics