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C3C1AE236A6D8110872583AD0074E409 Hearing Summary


Date Feb 26, 2019      
Location SCR 352

SB19-101 - Postponed Indefinitely

02:16:46 PM  

The committee took a brief recess.

02:17:49 PM  

The committee returned to order.

02:20:40 PM  

Senator Lundeen, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-101. The bill creates new evaluation and reporting requirements for the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the High Performance Transportation Enterprise when considering the construction of a managed lane on a state highway. He provided a picture and a set of charts (Attachments B and C). Written testimony from the El Paso County Board of Commissioners was also distributed (Attachment D). He responded to questions from the committee.

02:27:42 PM  

The committee discussed the bill with Senator Lundeen.

02:32:20 PM  

Andy Karsian, representing CDOT, testified in opposition to the bill. He responded to questions from the committee.

02:39:33 PM  

Rachel Beck, representing the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, testified in support of the bill.

02:42:51 PM  

Jay Hicks, representing the Colorado Motor Carriers Association, testified in support of the bill.

02:43:52 PM  

The committee discussed the bill with Ms. Beck and Mr. Hicks. Senator Lundeen weighed in as well.

02:46:10 PM  

Committee discussion continued.

02:52:02 PM  

Senator Lundeen read a statement from an El Paso County Commissioner as a wrap-up of his presentation of the bill.

02:57:24 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-101, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Hisey
Donovan No
Foote No
Hisey Yes
Priola No
Scott Yes
Pettersen Yes
Winter No
YES: 3   NO: 4   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  FAIL

02:57:48 PM
Motion Postpone Senate Bill 19-101 indefinitely using a reversal of the previous roll call. There was no objection to the use of the reverse roll call, therefore, the bill was postponed indefinitely.
Moved Foote
Donovan Yes
Foote Yes
Hisey No
Priola Yes
Scott No
Pettersen No
Winter Yes
Final YES: 4   NO: 3   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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