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S_TRA_2019A 04/18/2019 11:47:59 AM Committee Summary

PUBLIC
STAFF SUMMARY OF MEETING
SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION & ENERGY
Date 04/18/2019
Attendance
Donovan X
Foote X
Hisey X
Priola X
Scott X
Pettersen X
Winter X
X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call
Time 11:47:59 AM to 12:11:48 PM
Place SCR 352
This Meeting was called to order by Senator Winter
This Report was prepared by Jessika Shipley
Hearing Items Action Taken
SCR19-003 Postponed Indefinitely

SCR19-003 - Postponed Indefinitely


11:48:30 AM  

Senator Priola, prime sponsor, presented Senate Concurrent Resolution 19-003. The resolution would add a measure to the 2020 statewide ballot to repeal the state motor fuels tax and replaces it with an increase in the state sales and use tax for the purpose of funding transportation projects.

11:51:18 AM  

Emily Ibach, representing the Colorado Farm Bureau, testified about transportation funding in rural Colorado.

12:00:04 PM  

Grier Baailey, representing the Colorado-WYoming Petroleum Marketers Association, testified in opposition to the resolution.

12:04:25 PM  

Tony Milo, representing Colorado Contractors Association, testified in support of the resolution.

12:06:45 PM  

Senator Priola commented about the witness testimony.

12:08:22 PM  
Senator Winter commented about the resolution and pledged to discuss transportation funding during the interim.


12:11:27 PM
Motion Postpone SCR19-003 indefinitely.
Moved Priola
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


12:11:48 PM   The committee adjourned.






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