Senate Transportation, Public Utilities, Energy, and Technology Committee - March 11, 2019

215 Senate Building

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 Recording 1
 Acting Chair Winterton called the meeting to order at 8:00 AM.
 Sen. Anderegg moved to approve the minutes of March 7, 2019.
 2nd Sub. H.B. 207 License Plate Placement Amendments (Watkins, C.)
 Rep. Christine F. Watkins presented the bill.
 Chief Tom Ross, Utah Chiefs of Police Association, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Wayne Jones, Utah Used Car Dealers Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Harper assumed the chair.
 Mr. Jody Whitaker, citizen, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Connor Boyack, Libertas Institute, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Mike Haddon, Executive Director, Utah Department of Corrections, spoke to the bill.
 Sen. Buxton moved to go to the next item on the agenda.
 S.B. 268 Transportation Infrastructure Bond Amendments (Cullimore, K. A.)
 Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore presented the bill.
 Sen. Winterton moved to pass S.B. 268 out favorably.
 H.B. 358 Right of Way Equity Amendments (Gibson, F.)
 Sen. Buxton presented the bill.
 Sen. Buxton moved to amend H.B. 358 with Amendment #1.
 Sen. Buxton explained the bill.
 Ms. Rikki Hrenko-Browning, Utah Petroleum Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Linda Hull, Policy and Legislative Services Director, Utah Department of Transportation, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Buxton moved to pass H.B. 358 as amended out favorably.
 H.B. 397 Railroad Workers Day Designation (Kwan, K.)
 Rep. Karen Kwan presented the bill. A handout was distributed.
 Railroad Workers Day
 Sen. Riebe moved to pass H.B. 397 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.C.R. 17 Concurrent Resolution Designating Railroad Workers Day (Kwan, K.)
 Rep. Kwan presented the bill.
 Sen. Riebe moved to pass 1st Substitute H.C.R. 17 out favorably.
 3rd Sub. H.B. 228 Towing Revisions (Maloy, A.C.)
 Rep. A. Cory Maloy presented the bill.
 Sen. Anderegg moved to amend 3rd Substitute H.B. 228 with Amendment #3.
 Rep. Maloy explained the bill.
 Mr. Mike Allred, Hansen Motors, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Tina Mathieu, Weber Area Dispatch 911, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Steve Russell, Utah State Towing Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Derek Habel, Towing Advisory Board, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Heather Anderson, Utah Association of Special Districts, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Mark Stratford, Utah League of Cities and Towns, spoke to the bill.
 Mr. Neil Schultz, Ogden-Weber Towing Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Brett Reeder, RC Towing, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Sen. Riebe moved to pass 3rd Substitute H.B. 228 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 389 Incentive Program Amendments (Christofferson, K.)
 Rep. Kay J. Christofferson presented the bill.
 Sen. Riebe moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 389 out favorably.
 1st Sub. H.B. 295 Vehicle Emissions Reduction Program (Stenquist, J.)
 Rep. Jeffrey D. Stenquist presented the bill. A handout was distributed.
 The Cleaner Car Bill
 Ms. Hrenko-Browning spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Todd Bingham, President, Utah Manufacturers Association, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Jones spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Glade Sowards, Policy Analyst, Division of Air Quality, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Ms. Andrea Himoff, Action Utah, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Sen. Riebe moved to pass 1st Substitute H.B. 295 out favorably.
 2nd Sub. H.B. 354 Peer-to-peer Car Sharing Act (Coleman, K.)
 Rep. Kim F. Coleman presented the bill.
 Mr. Mike Taylor, Utah Car Rental Association, spoke in opposition to the bill.
 Mr. Derek Brown, representing Turo, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. Rob Jolley, representing Enterprise Rent-A-Car, spoke in favor of the bill.
 Mr. David Litvack, Deputy Chief of Staff, Salt Lake City Mayors' Office, answered questions about the bill.
 Sen. Anderegg moved to pass 2nd Substitute H.B. 354 out favorably.
 Sen. Riebe moved to adjourn.
 Chair Harper adjourned the meeting at 9:59 PM.
Recording 1 - Low Quality     

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