STATE OF MINNESOTA FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION
Representative Hornstein, Chair of the Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division, called the meeting to order at 1:05 P.M. on Wednesday, February 4, 2009 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Members excused: none
A quorum was present.
Representative Rosenthal moved the minutes from January 28, 2009. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Peter McLauglin, Commissioner, Hennepin County, shared the Counties Transit Improvement Board (CTIB) annual report with the committee.
HF116 (Ward) Type III school bus driver qualifications modified. Rep.. Hornstein moved that HF116 be recommended to pass and rereferred to the Transportation Finance Division for rereferral to the K-12 Education Policy Committee. The following spoke to HF116:
Allison Porter, Northstar Academy Student
Jan Alswager, Education Minnesota
Tom Deans, Minnesota School Boards Association Legal Counsel
Ken Urquhart, Minnesota State Patrol, Commercial Vehicle Section
Rep. Hornstein renewed his motion that HF116 be recommended to pass and rereferred to the Transportation Finance Division for rereferral to the K-12 Education Policy Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Mike Schadauer, Director, MnDOT Office of Transit gave an update on their transit plan.
The meeting was adjourned at 2:34 P.M.
Representative Hornstein, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant