UPDATE: West Virginia Bill to Aid the Construction of Motorsports Complexes Passes Committee; Moves to New Committee

DON’T DELAY!  Please contact the members of the Senate Finance Committee to request support for S.B. 478:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • S.B. 478 recognizes the important economic and civic value that additional motorsports can provide to the state.
  • S.B. 478 recognizes the importance of providing incentives to attract large-scale investment in motorsports entertainment complexes.
  • S.B. 478 provides tax exemptions for certain building materials and equipment used in the construction, repair or improvement of a motorsports entertainment complex. 

Overview: SAN-supported legislation (S.B. 478) has been introduced in West Virginia to aid and incentivize the construction of motorsports complexes. The bill was introduced in the 2019 legislative session but failed to pass both houses of the legislature prior to the adjournment of the session. S.B. 478 passed the Senate Economic Development Committee and awaits consideration in the Senate Finance Committee.