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Transportation Finance

THIRTY-SEVENTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 27, 2018

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

TRANSPORTATION FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Torkelson, Chair of the Transportation Finance Committee, started the thirty seventh meeting at 1:01 P.M. on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018, in the Basement Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
TORKELSON, Paul Chair

PETERBURG, John Vice Chair
BAKER, Dave
BARR, Regina
BERNARDY, Connie
DANIELS, Brian
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
JOHNSON, Clark
GUNTHER, Bob
HAUSMAN, Alice
HORNSTEIN, Frank
HOWE, Jeff
KIEL, Deb
KOZNICK, Jon
LUCERO, Eric
MILLER, Tim
MASIN, Sandra
NELSON, Michael
RARICK, Jason
ROSENTHAL, Paul
RUNBECK, Linda
SAUKE, Duane
SUNDIN, Mike

A quorum was present.

Representative Johnson moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on March 22nd, 2018 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 3282 come before the committee and be sent to the General Register.

HF 3282 (Bahr) - Motor carrier tariff requirements modified.
Testifiers:
Representative Cal Bahr
Meagan Forbes, Attorney, Institute for Justice

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion for HF 3282 be moved to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 1876 come before the committee and be moved to the General Register.

Representative Torkelson moved the A9 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADPOTED.

HF 1876 (Swedzinski) - Trade associations permitted vehicle registration information access, and fee waived.

Testifiers:
Representative Chris Swedzinski
Kim Jacobson, Data Practices Program Administrator, Department of Vehicle Services

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion for HF 1876, as amended, be moved to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

A recess was called at 1:18.

The meeting was reconvened at 1:21.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 1933 come before the committee and be moved to the General Register.

HF 1933 (Quam) - Airport zoning provisions modified.

Testifiers:
Representative Duane Quam
Ryan Gaug, Planning Director, MNDOT

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion that HF 1933 be moved to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 3273 come before the committee and be re-referred to the committee on State Government Finance.

Testifiers:
Representative Tony Albright
Randy Maluchnik, Commissioner, Carver County
Scott Schulte, Commissioner, Anoka County
Steven Huser, Government Relations, Metro Cities
Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
Pahona Hoffman, Executive Director, Citizens League
Mark Huge, Citizen

Representative renewed the motion for HF 3273 to be re-referred to the committee on State Government Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 2:08 P.M.




Representative Paul Torkelson, Chair




Sam Moyer, Committee Legislative Assistant


More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3282 (Bahr) - Motor carrier tariff requirements modified.
  • HF1876 (Swedzinski) - Trade associations permitted vehicle registration information access.
  • HF3273 (Albright) - Metropolitan Council governance modified, and Transportation Advisory Board eliminated.
Documents:

pending referral from the floor :
HF1933 (Quam) Airport zoning provisions modified.