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Transportation Policy

TWENTY-FIRST MEETING

2013-2014 Regular Session - March 15, 2013

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-FIRST MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION

TRANSPORTATION POLICY COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Erhardt, Chair of the Transportation Policy Committee called the meeting to order on Friday, March 15th, 2013 at 3:04 PM in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Members present:
ERHARDT, Ron
MASIN, Sandra
RUNBECK, Linda
BEARD, Mike
DORHOLT, Zachary
FITZSIMMONS, David
HORNSTEIN, Frank
PETERSBURG, John
ROSENTHAL, Paul
SAWATZKY, Mary
SELCER, Yvonne
SIMONSON, Erik
SUNDIN, Mike

Rep. Simonson moved approval of the minutes from the meeting of Thursday, March 14th, 2013. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.

Char Erhardt moved HF1416 and recommended it to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Chair Erhardt moved to amend HF1416 (see attached H1416A9). THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Matt Burress of House Research responded to questions regarding H1416DE1
Rep. Sundin moved to amend amendment HF1416 DE1, as amended (See attached HF1416A7)

Rep. Sundin presented the proposed amendment,
H1416A7(Sundin), Conveyance of State Land; Koochiching County.

Testifying on proposed amendment HF1416A7:
Erik Rudeen, MnDOT

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Rep. Sawatzky moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (see attached H1416A1).

Rep. Sawatzky presented the proposed amendment, H1416A1(Sawatzky)

Testifying on proposed amendment HF1416A1:
Erik Rudeen, MnDOT

MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Rep. Runbeck moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (See attached H1416A11):

Rep. Runbeck presented the proposed amendment, H1416A11 (Runbeck).

Testifying on proposed amendment H1416A11:
Rep. Raymond Dehn

THE MOTION FAILED

Rep. Sundin moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (See attached A13-0282):

Rep. Sundin presented the proposed amendment, A13-0282(Sundin), Passenger Rail; Commissioners Duties.

Testifying on proposed amendment A13-0282:
Scott Peterson, MnDOT
Phil Qualy, UTU

Rep. Runbeck requested a roll call on the motion.


Voting aye:
MASIN, Sandra
ERHARDT, Ron
HORNSTEIN, Frank
ROSENTHAL, Paul
SAWATZKY, Mary
SELCER, Yvonne
SIMONSON, Erik
SUNDIN, Mike

Voting nay:
BEARD, Mike
FITZSIMMONS, David
PETERSBURG, John
RUNBECK, Linda

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Rep. Sundin moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (See attached MB-A04).

Rep. Mahoney presented the proposed amendment, MB-A04 (Mahoney), autonomous vehicles

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Rep. Beard moved to amend HF1416DE1, as amended (See attached A13-0276)

Rep. Beard presented A13-0276, as amended (Beard), Dan Patch Prohibition Repeal.

Testifying on A13-0276:
Robert Tennison

THE MOTION FAILED.

Rep. Beard moved to amend HF1416DE1, as amended (see attached H1416A8).

Rep. Beard presented the proposed amendment, H1416A8(Beard), fare box recovery.

Testifying on proposed amendment H1416A8:
Judd Schetman, MetCouncil

Rep. Runbeck requested a roll call on the motion.

Voting aye:
ERHARDT, Ron
MASIN, Sandra
HORNSTEIN, Frank
SAWATZKY, Mary
SELCER, Yvonne
SIMONSON, Erik
SUNDIN, Mike

Voting nay:
BEARD, Mike
FITZSIMMONS, David
PETERSBURG, Jim
RUNBECK, Linda

THE MOTION FAILED.

Rep. Runbeck moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (see attached H1416A10).

Rep. Runbeck presented the proposed amendment H1416A10(Runbeck).

Testifying on proposed amendment H1416A10:
Rep. Nelson

THE MOTION FAILED.

Rep. Dorholt moved to amend amendment HF1416DE1, as amended (see attached A13-0281).

Rep. Dorholt presented the proposed amendment, A13-0281(Dorholt), Gross vehicle weight of all axles; credit for idle reduction technology.

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT IS ADOPTED.

Chair Erhardt renewed his motion to amend HF1416, with HF1416, as amended, be adopted.

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT AS AMENDED WAS ADOPTED.

Rep. Erhardt renews his motion that HF1416, as amended, be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The committee was adjourned at 4:28 PM.

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Representative Ron Erhardt, Chair



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Lily Schultze, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1416 (Erhardt) - Omnibus transportation policy bill.
Documents:

Amendments to HF1416 must be submitted to Committee Administrator Matt Scherer either physically or electronically by 4 p.m. on March 14.