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Fuel Tax Changes Take Effect in Several States July 1

June 24, 2013

Fuel Tax Changes Take Effect in Several States July 1

Beginning July 1, a number of states will see changes to the price of fuel at the pump as new taxes take effect.

MD Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Increase

April 2, 2013

MD Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Increase

Maryland lawmakers gave final approval Friday to the first increase in the state’s gas tax in 20 years.

MD Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Increase

April 1, 2013

MD Lawmakers Approve Gas Tax Increase

Maryland lawmakers gave final approval Friday to the first increase in the state’s gas tax in 20 years. Under the bill, which passed the Senate 27 to 20, motorists can expect to pay between 13 and 20 cents more per gallon by mid-2016.

More States Weigh Sales, Fuel Tax Hikes

March 18, 2013

More States Weigh Sales, Fuel Tax Hikes

The number of states seeking to generate transportation revenues by increasing sales taxes or state motor fuel taxes is growing, with lawmakers in Missouri and Washington marking the latest to introduce such legislation.

Maryland Latest State Seeking to Impose Wholesale Tax on Fuel

March 11, 2013

Maryland Latest State Seeking to Impose Wholesale Tax on Fuel

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) last week unveiled a new transportation funding plan that would lower the state's excise tax on gasoline and replace it with a sales tax on the wholesale price. The governor appears to be following the lead of neighboring state Virginia, which passed a similar plan last month.

EPA, FMCSA Issue Waivers for Reformulated Gas, Non-Road ULSD and Hours of Service

November 1, 2012

EPA, FMCSA Issue Waivers for Reformulated Gas, Non-Road ULSD and Hours of Service

EPA in consultation with the U.S. Department of Energy has issued a waiver for reformulated gasoline (RFG) in 16 states and the District of Columbia to prevent disruptions of the supply of RFG in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

EPA to Decide on Renewable Fuel Waivers

October 8, 2012

EPA to Decide on Renewable Fuel Waivers

EPA plans to decide by mid-November if certain states will receive waivers from renewable fuel requirements for ethanol in gasoline.

Maryland Giving Toll Cheats a Pass

September 17, 2012

Maryland Giving Toll Cheats a Pass

Maryland does little to collect the millions of dollars in unpaid tolls.

MDOT To Add 40 Truck Parking Spaces at I-95 Welcome Center

September 10, 2012

MDOT To Add 40 Truck Parking Spaces at I-95 Welcome Center

MDOT announced plans to expand truck parking spaces at the I-95 South Welcome Center on Interstate 95.

HMSHost Files Lawsuit to Block Rest Area Redevelopment Contract

February 27, 2012

HMSHost Files Lawsuit to Block Rest Area Redevelopment Contract

Circuit judge blocks the award of a $56 million contract to Miami-based Areas USA to redevelop travel plazas on Interstate 95 in Maryland.

HMSHost Challenges Maryland Rest Area Contract

February 6, 2012

HMSHost Challenges Maryland Rest Area Contract

HMSHost files a protest with the Maryland Transportation Authority.

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