Transportation (S)

Date Location Agenda Minutes
03/19/2014 1:30 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call

Approve Minutes

Governor Appointment

03/13/2014 3:00 PM Cancelled RM 24

Committee Business

03/10/2014 3:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call

Approve Minutes

HF 2181 – max weight for vehicles covered under lemon law (Bowman)

03/05/2014 3:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

HF 2230 – weight exemption for vehicles used to establish permanent conservation practices on ag land (Taylor)

02/26/2014 3:00 PM Cancelled RM 24

This meeting has been cancelled.

02/20/2014 11:00 AM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SF 335 – transportation of rail workers (Taylor)

SF 2103 – OWI and Ignition Interlock (Brase)

SSB 3110 – DOT omnibus (Bowman)

SSB 3136 - registration fees for new completed motor vehicles (Bowman)

SF 2135 - identification required for operation of a railroad train (Beall)

SSB 3191 – texting while driving as a primary offense (Bowman)

Any other bills that are ready for committee.

02/18/2014 9:30 AM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call

Approve Minutes

SF 2076 - Employment Rides initiative (Danielson)

SF 2101 - Natural Gas tax (Bowman)

SSB 3018 - Definition of vehicle scrapping (Bowman)

SSB 3118 - Crossing right fog line on two-lance roads (Bowman)

SSB 3148 - Minor School License for extracurricular activities in school sharing agreements (Bowman)

SF 2108 – Special license plate for Sullivan brothers’ award of valor (Dearden)

Governor Appointees

Any other bills that are ready for committee

02/12/2014 3:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

Governor Appointee- Larry Noble for the position of Comissioner of Public Safety.

SF 2059

And any other bills that are ready.

02/10/2014 4:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call

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Speaker is Shaun Vecera, psychology professor at University of Iowa. He will talk about his research on distraction and how it applies to distracted driving.

02/05/2014 3:30 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SF 2058

Presentation by Mark Lowe, Department of Motor Vehicles Director.

02/03/2014 4:00 PM Adjourned RM 22

Roll Call

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DOT Director Paul Trombino and Performance & Technology Director John Selmer will talk about prioritizing how Iowa invests in transportation assets.

01/29/2014 3:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Presentation and demonstration of distracted driving simulator by DPS.

At 3:30 the parties will caucus, and the demonstration will be open for others.

01/27/2014 4:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Roll Call

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Presentation by Department of Transportation Director Paul Trambino.

01/22/2014 4:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

DPS will present on Distracted Driving.

Speaker: Pat Hoye, Director of the Governor's Transportation Safety Bureau.

01/14/2014 3:00 PM Adjourned RM 24

Call to Order

Roll Call

Approval of Minutes

Welcome back remarks

04/17/2013 1:00 PM Adjourned Room 22

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

HF 619.

04/03/2013 2:30 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

HF 395.

03/28/2013 11:00 AM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

Committee Business.

03/21/2013 11:45 AM Adjourned 206

Government Appointees

03/21/2013 10:00 AM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Aprove Minutes.

DPS Commisionor Brian London, Governor Appointee.

Any other committee business.

03/14/2013 2:00 PM Cancelled Room 24

Minutes.

03/06/2013 3:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SSB 1224- DOT policies (Bowman)

SSB 1178- Manufactured Homes (Bowman)

SSB 1204- Equity Bill (Bowman)

SF 237- Special Plates (Brase)

Any other bills ready for the Committee.

03/04/2013 5:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SSB 1020 – Online renewal of driver’s license (Bowman)

SSB 1148 – Excessive size and weight regulations (Danielson)

SSB 1179 – Registration fee credit (Bowman)

SF 172 w/amendment – rest periods for railroad van drivers (Beall)

SSB 1156- 5 to 8 years for DL renewal (Bowman)

02/27/2013 2:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

TOPIC: Guests at Transportation Day on the Hill will present to the committee on Iowa’s road needs, the impact of those needs and how those needs can best be addressed.

AGENDA

2:00-2:05 p.m.: Open comments by Committee Chair Bowman

2:05-2:15 p.m.: County Engineers

Todd Kinney of Clinton County, past president of Iowa County Engineers Association

Dan Ahart of Shelby County, vice-president of Iowa County Engineers Association

2:15-2:30 p.m.: Greene County delegation

Jefferson Mayor Craig Berry

Jefferson Councilman Larry Teeples

Jefferson City Manager Michael Palmer

County Supervisor Guy Richardson

County Engineer Wade Weiss

2:30-2:50 p.m.: questions & discussion

2:50-2:55 p.m.: closing comments by Committee Chair Bowman

02/25/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SSB 1103

HF 14

Other Committee Business.

02/20/2013 2:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

SF 27.

SSB 1155.

02/18/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call

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SSB 1154

SF 73

02/13/2013 3:00 PM Cancelled Room 24

Roll Call. Approve Minutes. Committee Business.

02/11/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 116

Roll Call.

Approval of Minutes.

Presentation on how investing in rail can benefit Iowans, our economy and local communities

4:00-4:05 – Committee Chair Senator Tod Bowman: opening comments

4:05-4:15 –Tammy Nicholson: Iowa DOT rail study

4:15-4:25 – Geoff Fruin: Illinois Case Study

4:25-4:30 – Grinnell Mayor Gordon Canfield, president of the Iowa Association of Railroad Passengers

4:30-4:35 – Jeff Krutz, Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers & Trainmen

4:35-4:40 – Brenda Mainwaring, Union Pacific Railroad

4:40-4:45 – Dan Sabin, Iowa Northern Railway

4:45-5:15 – Questions & Discussion

5:15-5:25 – Glenn Lyons, Des Moines Downtown Community Alliance

5:25-5:30 – Committee Chair Senator Tod Bowman: closing comments

02/06/2013 3:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Roll Call.

Approve Minutes.

Presenation from Bob Singer.

Questions and Announcements.

02/04/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Approval of Minutes

Presentation by Mark Lowe of the Department of Transportation on the DOT legislative proposals.

01/30/2013 3:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Approval of Minutes.

Discussion of SSB 1019 and SSB 1021.

01/28/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 24

Approval of Minutes.

Department of Transportation Director Trombino to address Transportation and Infrastructure Funding.

01/23/2013 4:00 PM Adjourned Room 103

Approve minutes.

Presention by Department of Transportation Director Trombino.

01/15/2013 1:30 PM Adjourned Room 24

-Rules

-Opening Remarks

-Introductions