Monday, May 18, 2009

Legislative Update Week 18

There's still time on the big transportation bill! BTA-HQ asks you to let your legislator know how important - and how prevalent - are unfunded bike and ped projects.

Bills Still Moving:

House Bill 2001 - amendments to be published soon; work session scheduled for Tuesday, May 19
House Bill 2106 - Passed the Senate, 28 in favor, 2 excused. Waiting for the Governor's signature.
House Bill 2377 - held work session
House Bill 2554 - The Senate Business and Transportation Committee removed the language about motorcycles, and sent it to the floor with a do pass recommendation.

Work Session Information:

Tuesday, May 19, 8:00 A.M., HR A
Public Hearing and Work Session
HB 2001 A - Directs interim House and Senate committees related to transportation and Oregon Transportation Commission to conduct study.

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