STATE OF MINNESOTA NINETEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION
Representative Hornstein, Chair of the Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division and Senator Murphy, Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, called the joint meeting to order at 1:07 P.M. on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 in Room 5 of the State Office Building. The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the House roll.
Swails, Vice Chair
Members excused: Hausman, Torkelson
A quorum was present.
A video message was played for the committee of United State Transportation Secretary, Ray LaHood, regarding distracted driving.
The following spoke regarding distracted driving:
Gail Weinholzer, Director of Public Affairs, AAA Minnesota-Iowa
David Teater, National Safety Council
Susie Palmer, MN Office of Traffic Safety
Major Michele Tuchner, Minnesota State Patrol, Enforcement Challenges
Robert Bass, President, AT&T
Michael McDermott, Verizon Wireless
Scott Moore, Senior Director, Best Buy Mobile
John Hauslauden, MN Trucking Association
The meeting adjourned at 2:33 PM.
Representative Hornstein, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant