BILL SUMMARY for SB09-098
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION & ENERGY
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|Moved amendment L.003 (Attachment D). The motion |
Moved to refer Senate Bill 09-098, as amended, to
|Pass Without Objection|
02:18 PM -- Senate Bill 09-098
Representative Vigil, prime sponsor of Senate Bill 09-098, discussed the merits of the bill. The bill would permit dyed diesel fuel to be blended by a licensed distributor with biodiesel fuel after withdrawal at a terminal or refinery rack up to the maximum federally allowed blend and still retain its exemption from the state's special fuel tax. Representative Vigil provided copies of Amendment L.003 and handouts (Attachments D, E, and F).
Representative McFadyen asked for witnesses to testify regarding the bill.
02:22 PM -- Mr. Dan Mortensen, representing Alta Fuels LLC, Mr. Rich Spresser, representing Pester Marketing, and Ms. Stacey Simms, representing the Governor's Energy Office, testified in support of the bill. The witnesses responded to questions from committee members.
Representative Frangas asked Mr. Spresser to comment on the bill's impact upon agricultural businesses.
The committee recessed.
The committee returned to order.
Mr. Ed DeCecco, Office of Legislative Legal Services, discussed Amendment L.003 and responded to questions from committee members.
|TIME: || 02:42:37 PM|
|MOTION:||Moved to refer Senate Bill 09-098, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a 10-0 roll call vote.|
Final YES: 10 NO: 0 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS
The committee adjourned.