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40BCCDF9CB14F1948725838A0076FE9F Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For SB19-032

SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION & ENERGY
Date Jan 22, 2019      
Location SCR 352



SB19-032 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole


02:40:11 PM  

Senator Scott, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 19-032.  He provided a fact sheet and amendments L.001 and L.002 (Attachments C, D, and E).  The bill allows a public highway authority or any governmental entity that is in a public-private partnership to apply for a hazardous materials route designation and requires CDOT to conduct a study concerning the transportation of hazardous materials through the Eisenhower-Edwin C. Johnson Memorial Tunnel.

02:44:36 PM  

Commissioner Randy Wheelock, representing Clear Creek County, testified in support of the bill with some amendments.

02:51:53 PM  

Grier Bailey, representing the Colorado-Wyoming Petroleum Marketers Association, testified in support of the bill.  He provided two handouts to the committee (Attachments F and G).

02:55:19 PM  

Greg Fulton, representing the Colorado Motor Carriers Association, testified in support of the bill and provided two handouts (Attachments H and I).

03:01:52 PM  
Mr. Fulton and Mr. Bailey responded to questions from the committee.
03:02:13 PM  

Andy Karsian, representing CDOT, responded to questions from the committee about boring a new tunnel through the I-70 corridor.

03:09:09 PM  

Captain John Hall, representing the Colorado State Patrol, came to the table to answer questions.



03:11:41 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment D).
Moved Scott
Seconded
Donovan
Foote
Hisey
Priola
Scott
Pettersen
Winter
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


03:12:28 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002 (Attachment E).
Moved Scott
Seconded
Donovan
Foote
Hisey
Priola
Scott
Pettersen
Winter
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


03:13:41 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 19-032, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole.
Moved Scott
Seconded
Donovan Yes
Foote Yes
Hisey Yes
Priola Yes
Scott Yes
Pettersen Yes
Winter Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS