Hawaii Introduces Bills to Increase Fees for Motor Vehicles


DON’T DELAY!  Please Voice Your Opposition for (S.B. 2938) immediately from Hawaii Senate Committee on Transportation and Energy (Full List Below) by emailing now:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • S.B. 2938 increases the annual registration fee from $45 to $60.
  • S.B. 2938 increases the weight tax by 1 cent per pound and increases the flat rate for vehicles over 10,000 pounds from $300 to $400.  The weight tax increase will result in an additional $35 annual fee for an average 3,500 pound vehicle.  
  • S.B. 2938 increases the gas tax from 16 to 19 cents.     

Overview: Legislation has been introduced in Hawaii (S.B. 2938) to increase annual registration fees, increase the gas tax and increase the motor vehicle weight tax



Hawaii Senate Committee on Transportation and Energy

Senator Lorraine R. Inouye

Senator Mike Gabbard

Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland

Senator J. Kalani English

Senator Michelle N. Kidani

Senator Clarence K. Nishihara

Senator Sam Slom