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Transportation Finance and Policy

NINETEENTH MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - March 11, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA NINETEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-SECOND SESSION

TRANSPORTATION FINANCE AND POLICY COMMITTEE

MINUTES


Representative Frank Hornstein, Chair of the Transportation Finance and Policy Committee, called the virtual meeting to order at 1:00pm on March 11, 2021, pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was broadcast via Zoom and House Public Information Services.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

HORNSTEIN, Frank, Chair
KOEGEL, Erin, Vice-Chair
PETERSBURG, John, Lead
BAHR, Cal
BERNARDY, Connie
EKLINS, Steve
FREDERICK, Luke
HAUSMAN, Alice
HEINRICH, John
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
MURPHY, Mary
NELSON, Michael
OLSON, Bjorn
RICHARDSON, Ruth
TORKELSON, Paul
WEST, Nolan

A quorum was present.

Rep. Petersburg moved to adopt the minutes from the March 9 meeting. THE MOTION PREVAILED.


HF 1318 (Hansen) - Driver's license and Minnesota identification card holders dissemination authorized for replacement Social Security card applications

Chair Hornstein moved that HF 1318 be rereferred to the General Register.

Rep. Hansen gave an overview of HF 1318.

Chair Hornstein renewed the motion that HF 1318 be referred to the General Register. The results were as follows:

AYES:

HORNSTEIN, Frank
KOEGEL, Erin
PETERSBURG, John
BAHR, Cal
BERNARDY, Connie
EKLINS, Steve
FREDERICK, Luke
HAUSMAN, Alice
HEINRICH, John
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
MURPHY, Mary
NELSON, Michael
OLSON, Bjorn
RICHARDSON, Ruth
TORKELSON, Paul
WEST, Nolan

NAYS:

None.

There being 17 AYES and 0 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED.


HF 1058 (Burkel) State residency requirement for county highway engineers eliminated.

Chair Hornstein moved that HF 1058 be referred to the General Register.

Public Testimony on HF 1058

Theresia Gillie, Kittson County Commissioner
Emily Murray, Association of Minnesota Counties
Dan Larson, Executive Director, MN Rural Counties

Chair Hornstein renewed the motion that HF 1058 be referred to the General Register. The results were as follows:

AYES:

HORNSTEIN, Frank
KOEGEL, Erin
PETERSBURG, John
BAHR, Cal
BERNARDY, Connie
EKLINS, Steve
FREDERICK, Luke
HAUSMAN, Alice
HEINRICH, John
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
MURPHY, Mary
NELSON, Michael
OLSON, Bjorn
RICHARDSON, Ruth
TORKELSON, Paul
WEST, Nolan

NAYS:

None.

There being 17 AYES and 0 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED.


HF 1908 (Lillie) Bicycle traffic regulations, powers, and duties modified.

Chair Hornstein moved that HF 1908 be referred to the General Register.

Rep. Lillie gave an overview of HF 1908.

Public Testimony on HF 1908

Dorian Grilley, Executive Director, Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota
Ross Plaetzer

Chair Hornstein renewed the motion that HF 1908 be referred to the General Register. The results were as follows:

AYES:

HORNSTEIN, Frank
KOEGEL, Erin
PETERSBURG, John
BAHR, Cal
BERNARDY, Connie
EKLINS, Steve
FREDERICK, Luke
HAUSMAN, Alice
HEINRICH, John
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
MURPHY, Mary
NELSON, Michael
OLSON, Bjorn
RICHARDSON, Ruth
TORKELSON, Paul
WEST, Nolan

NAYS:

None.

There being 17 AYES and 0 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED.


HF 553 (Koegel) ID cards provided to offenders released from incarcerations

Vice Chair Koegel moved that HF 553 be referred to the Ways and Means Committee.

Vice Chair Koegel gave an overview of HF 553.

Public Testimony on HF 553

Commissioner Paul Schnell, Minnesota Department of Corrections

Vice Chair Koegel renewed the motion that HF 553 be referred to the Ways and Means Committee. The results were as follows:

AYES:

HORNSTEIN, Frank
KOEGEL, Erin
PETERSBURG, John
BAHR, Cal
BERNARDY, Connie
EKLINS, Steve
FREDERICK, Luke
HAUSMAN, Alice
HEINRICH, John
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
MURPHY, Mary
NELSON, Michael
OLSON, Bjorn
RICHARDSON, Ruth
TORKELSON, Paul
WEST, Nolan

NAYS:

None.

There being 17 AYES and 0 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED.


Chair Hornstein adjourned the meeting at 2:07pm.



Representative Frank Hornstein, Chair


Dan Dodge, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1318 (Hansen) - Driver's license and Minnesota identification card holders dissemination authorized for replacement Social Security card applications.
  • HF1058 (Burkel) - State residency requirement for county highway engineers eliminated.
  • HF1908 (Lillie) - Bicycle traffic regulations, powers, and duties modified.
  • HF553 (Koegel) - Information, assistance, services, and medications required to be provided to inmates upon release from prison; identification cars provided for released inmates; and homelessness mitigation plan and annual reporting required on information relating to homelessness.
House TV Video:
View Archive

03:00 HF1318 (Hansen) Driver's license and Minnesota identification card holders dissemination authorized for replacement Social Security card applications.
15:35 HF1058 (Burkel) State residency requirement for county highway engineers eliminated.
35:50 HF1908 (Lillie) Bicycle traffic regulations, powers, and duties modified.
52:35 HF553 (Koegel) ID cards provided to offenders released from incarcerations.


HF1318 (Hansen) - Driver's license and Minnesota identification card holders dissemination authorized for replacement Social Security card applications.
HF1058 (Burkel) - State residency requirement for county highway engineers eliminated.
HF1908 (Lillie) - Bicycle traffic regulations, powers, and duties modified.
HF553 (Koegel) - ID cards provided to offenders released from incarcerations.

Agenda items may be added or removed.

*PLEASE NOTE: If the committee is unable to complete the entire agenda by 2:30 PM, the committee may recess and reconvene at 5:00PM to finish the agenda. If the committee adjourns prior to completing the full agenda, bills may be added to the agenda on Friday, March 12*

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Materials related to this meeting are available online: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/home/92028

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