NH Senate Proposes Raising State Gas Tax

By Joe Gullo

Published 03/14 2014 12:15PM

Updated 03/14 2014 06:25PM

CONCORD, N.H. - The New Hampshire Senate Ways and Means committee has agreed to raising the gas tax 4 cents. 

According to the legislation, money collected will be used by the Department of Transportation to fix and repair roads. The bill would require adjustments to the gas tax every 4 years.

The vote was 14-9. The bill now moves to the Senate Finance committee. 

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