Senate Transportation, Public Utilities, Energy, and Technology Committee - February 26, 2019
215 Senate Building
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Chair Harper called the meeting to order at 4:07 PM.
Sen. Winterton moved to approve the minutes of February 25, 2019.
Chair Harper announced that S.B. 190 will not be heard today.
Chair Harper explained that the action taken on 1st Substitute H.B. 101 in the previous meeting was invalid because the bill was not yet in the committee's possession.
1st Sub. H.B. 101 Autonomous Vehicle Regulations (Spendlove, R.)
Sen. Buxton moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 101 out favorably.
H.B. 302 Traffic Code Modifications (Hutchings, E.)
Rep. Eric K. Hutchings presented the bill with the assistance of Lt. Col. Mark Zesiger, Utah Highway Patrol.
Ms. Linda Hull, Policy and Legislative Services Director, Utah Department of Transportation, spoke in favor of the bill.
Sen. Mayne moved to pass H.B. 302 out favorably.
S.C.R. 11 Concurrent Resolution Designating Utah Girls in Tech Day (Millner, A.)
Sen. Ann Millner presented the resolution with the assistance of Ms. Sarah Jones, Utah Tech Council.
Ms. Makenzy Toro, citizen, spoke in favor of the resolution.
Ms. Tara Rosander, Women Tech Council, spoke in favor of the resolution.
Sen. Riebe moved to pass S.C.R. 11 out favorably.
Sen. Riebe moved to place S.C.R. 11 on the Consent Calendar.
3rd Sub. H.B. 107 Sustainable Transportation and Energy Plan Act Amendments (Handy, S.)
Rep. Stephen G. Handy presented the bill with the assistance of Mr. Michael Orton, Dominion Energy Utah. Handouts were distributed.
Utah Association of Energy Comments
Clean Air Caucus Excerpts
Ms. Kelly Francone, Executive Director, Utah Association of Energy Users, spoke in opposition to the bill.
Ms. Kate Bradshaw, The Western Way, spoke in favor of the bill.
Sen. Riebe moved to pass 3rd Substitute H.B. 107 out favorably.
1st Sub. H.B. 139 Motor Vehicle Emissions Amendments (Romero, A.)
Rep. Angela Romero presented the bill.
Mr. Todd Bingham, Utah Manufacturers Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
Sen. Buxton moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 139 out favorably.
2nd Sub. H.B. 221 Uninsured Motorist Identification Sunset Amendments (Ferry, J.)
Rep. Joel Ferry presented the bill.
Sen. Winterton moved to pass 2nd Substitute H.B. 221 out favorably.
H.B. 184 Civil Air Patrol License Plate (Stoddard, A.)
Rep. Stoddard presented the bill. A handout was distributed.
Civil air Patrol License Plate
Sen. Riebe moved to pass H.B. 184 out favorably.
Sen. Winterton moved to adjourn.
Chair Harper adjourned the meeting at 4:47 PM.
- Civil air Patrol License PlateCivil air Patrol License Plate
- Clean Air Caucus ExcerptsClean Air Caucus Excerpts
- Utah Association of Energy CommentsUtah Association of Energy Comments