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S_TRA_2016A 03/29/2016 01:59:53 PM Committee Summary

Final

STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING



SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

Date: 03/29/2016
ATTENDANCE
Time: 01:59 PM to 02:26 PM
Cooke
*
Garcia
X
Place: SCR 352
Todd
X
Scott
X
This Meeting was called to order by
Baumgardner
X
Senator Baumgardner
This Report was prepared by
Jessika Shipley
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Bills Addressed: Action Taken:
HB16-1060 Referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar





02:00 PM -- HB16-1060



Senator Baumgardner, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 16-1060. The bill requires the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) to erect and maintain a permanent roadside memorial for every Colorado State Patrol (CSP) officer who has died on the highway in the line of duty. CDOT is required to use gifts, grants, and donations to fund these memorials.



02:02 PM --
Terry Campbell, representing the Association of Colorado State Patrol Professionals, testified in support of the bill. He indicated that CDOT also supports the bill.



02:05 PM --
Lieutenant Colonel Brenda Leffler, representing the CSP Women's Resource Network, testified in support of the bill.



02:09 PM --
Carole Adler, representing herself and the CSP, testified in support of the bill.



02:12 PM --
D.J. Jursevics, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.



02:14 PM --
Jayne Davisson, representing the Association of Colorado State Patrol Professionals, testified in support of the bill.





02:16 PM



Senator Baumgardner wrapped up his presentation of the bill and asked for a favorable recommendation.





02:18 PM



The committee took a brief recess.













02:25 PM



The committee returned to order.

BILL: HB16-1060
TIME: 02:25:02 PM
MOVED: Baumgardner
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1060 to the Committee of the Whole with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 5-0.
SECONDED:
VOTE
Cooke
Yes
Garcia
Yes
Todd
Yes
Scott
Yes
Baumgardner
Yes
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS





02:26 PM



The committee adjourned.


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