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S_TRA_2018A 01/30/2018 02:03:17 PM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
Date 01/30/2018
Attendance
Scott X
Todd X
Zenzinger X
Cooke X
Baumgardner X
Time 02:03:17 PM to 02:20:42 PM
Place SCR 352
This Meeting was called to order by Baumgardner
This Report was prepared by Jessika Shipley
Hearing Items Action Taken
SB18-028 Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar

SB18-028 - Amended, referred to the Committee of the Whole - Consent Calendar


02:03:44 PM  
Senator Scott, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 18-028. The bill modifies the mounting requirements for front license plates. The bill removes the requirement that the front license plate should be at least 12 inches from the ground, and specifies that the front license plate can be anywhere that is clearly visible and legible.
02:04:28 PM  
Lt. Robert Rock, representing the Denver Police Department, testified in support of the bill with the adoption of amendment L.002 [Attachment A]. He discussed the need for front license plates. He responded to questions from the committee.
02:11:34 PM  
Sgt. Michael Farr, representing the Denver
Police Department, testified in support of the bill with the adoption of
amendment L.002.
02:12:29 PM  
Jep Seman, representing the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, testified in support of the bill.
02:15:25 PM  
Tim Stewart, representing the E-470 Public Highway Authority, testified in support of the bill with the adoption of amendment L.002.
02:17:07 PM  
Tim Jackson, representing the Colorado
Auto Dealers Association, testified in support of the bill.


02:19:31 PM
Motion Adopt amendment L.002
Moved Scott
Seconded
Scott
Todd
Zenzinger
Cooke
Baumgardner
YES: 0   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  Pass Without Objection


02:20:20 PM
Motion Refer Senate Bill 18-028, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar.
Moved Scott
Seconded
Scott Yes
Todd Yes
Zenzinger Yes
Cooke Yes
Baumgardner Yes
Final YES: 5   NO: 0   EXC: 0   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS


02:20:42 PM   Committee Adjourned






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