IV. South Carolina Infrastructure Funding
Senator Hugh Leatherman, Sr. (R-Florence/Darlington) and Senator Harvey Peeler, Jr. (R-Cherokee/York/Spartanburg/Union).

The HBA of SC supported a user fee (gas tax) that will only be used to support road and infrastructure repair and improvements.

PASSED HOUSE AND SENATE Goes into effect after July 1, 2017

When will Gas Tax Increase?

An initial 2-cent per gallon increase in the state’s gas tax would

take effect July 1. The gas tax would then increase another 2 cents per gallon each year through 2022.

What other Fees are Affected?

• $16 fee every two years to register a vehicle