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Transportation Finance

THIRTY FOURTH MEETING

2013-2014 Regular Session - March 13, 2014

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION

COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION FINANCE
Chair, Representative Frank Hornstein

MINUTES

Representative Hornstein, Chair of Committee on Transportation Finance, called the meeting to order at 10:05AM on Thursday, March 13, 2014 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

A quorum was present.

Members present:
Hornstein, Chair
Bernardy, Vice Chair
Beard, Lead
Benson, M.
Dehn
Erhardt
Hausman
Howe
Mahoney
Masin
Metsa
O'Neill
Petersburg
Sundin
Johnson, C
Holberg

Members excused:
Hamilton


MNDOT Transportation on return on investment calculations for transportation construction projects

Testimony:
Eric Davis, Chief of Staff, Minnesota Department of Transportation

Vice Chair Bernardy moved to adopt the minutes of Wednesday, March 12, 2014. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.

Representative Erhardt presented HF1796, as amended (Erhardt) Metropolitan area transit and paratransit capital expenditure additional financing provide and obligations issued.

Representative Erhardt moved HF1796, as amended, be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Testimony on HF1796, as amended:
Peter Buchen, State Traffic Engineer, Minnesota Department of Transportation
Ken Johnson, Work Zone Engineer, Minnesota Department of Transportation
Tim Worke, Associated General Contractors

Representative Erhardt moved to amend HF1796 (See attached: H1796HRD1) amendment be adopted.

Matt Burress explained the proposed H1796HRD1 amendment

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Erhardt renewed his motion that HF1796, as amended, be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Meeting adjourned at 11:36AM







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Representative Frank Hornstein, Chair



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Isaiah Ellison, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1796 (Erhardt) - Highway safety work zone prohibitions, requirements, and penalties amended; legislative report mandated; and money appropriated.

Bills may be added to the agenda.
MnDOT will provide a presentation on return on investment calculations for transportation construction projects.