STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY THIRD MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION
TRANSPORTATION POLICY COMMITTEE
Representative Erhardt, Chair of the Transportation Policy Committee called the meeting to order on Tuesday, February 10th, 2014 at 2:07 PM in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Representative Swatzky presented HF1949, Cell phone use prohibited in work zones while operating a motor vehicle.
Testifying on HF1949:
-Tim Worke, Highway and Transportation Director of AGC
-Edward Renos, Teamsters 132, in favor of piece of legislation
Chair Erhardt presented HF1796 as amended (see attached HR1796DE1), Work zone speed limits modified.
Testifiers on HF1796:
-Jody Rajkowski, husband hit by a distracted driver whle he was working on MnDOT project
-Deb Carlson, husband died while working in a work one
-Larry Hanson, Safety Direcot, Egan Companies
-Tim Worke, AGC
-Chris Duinick, Duinick Brothers Inc.
-Dave Debevec, Ulland Brothers
-Todd Callahan, PCiRoads
The meeting was adjourned at 3:22 PM.
Representative Ron Erhardt, Chair
Lily Schultze, Committee Legislative Assistant