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04/04/2022 01:00 PM House FINANCE

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SENATE BILL NO. 168                                                                                                           
     "An Act  relating to program receipts;  and relating to                                                                    
     the acceptance of gifts, donations,  and grants for the                                                                    
     purpose  of  providing  signage for  assets  under  the                                                                    
     control of the Department  of Transportation and Public                                                                    
1:51:33 PM                                                                                                                    
Co-Chair Merrick  noted the  committee had  previously heard                                                                    
the identical companion bill.                                                                                                   
SENATOR  ROBERT MEYERS,  SPONSOR,  introduced  the bill.  He                                                                    
relayed  that the  bill included  identical  language to  HB
296,  which had  been heard  by the  committee the  previous                                                                    
week. He explained that the  bill would provide a new avenue                                                                    
for  funding  commemorative   naming  projects  by  allowing                                                                    
receipt authority  for the Department of  Transportation and                                                                    
Public  Facilities  to  enable  the  department  to  collect                                                                    
donations for signage. The bill  did not require costs to be                                                                    
paid by outside  groups but helped to codify  a process that                                                                    
would  not be  reliant on  state  funds. The  bill was  less                                                                    
about policy and more about codifying process and timing.                                                                       
1:52:41 PM                                                                                                                    
Co-Chair Merrick OPENED and CLOSED public testimony.                                                                            
1:53:00 PM                                                                                                                    
Co-Chair Merrick  asked the department to  review the fiscal                                                                    
ANDY    MILLS,    LEGISLATIVE   LIAISON,    DEPARTMENT    OF                                                                    
TRANSPORTATION AND  PUBLIC FACILITIES  (via teleconference),                                                                    
reviewed the zero  fiscal note with the  control code dkycm.                                                                    
He detailed that the language  of the bill sought to provide                                                                    
a [funding] method option for  future naming legislation. He                                                                    
explained that  a future bill  would be required  to produce                                                                    
an associated  fiscal note. The  process included in  SB 168                                                                    
outlined the  method a  future [naming]  bill would  use. He                                                                    
elaborated  that  future  naming legislation  could  outline                                                                    
that   statutory  designated   program  receipts   would  be                                                                    
collected and used to pay for the legislation.                                                                                  
Senator Meyers thanked the committee for hearing the bill.                                                                      
Co-Chair Merrick set an amendment  deadline for Wednesday at                                                                    
6:00 p.m.                                                                                                                       
SB  168  was  HEARD  and   HELD  in  committee  for  further                                                                    
Co-Chair  Merrick reviewed  the schedule  for the  following                                                                    

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
SB 168 v. A Sponsor Statement .pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SB 168
SB 168- Senate Finance Feb 14 -Responses DOTPF (2-24-2022).pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SB 168
SB 168 Support Document 2.1.22.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SB 168
SB 168 v. A Sectional Analysis.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SB 168
HB 307 - AIDEA Letter of Support 02.22.22.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 307
HB 307 - Mayor Matherly Letter of Support 02.24.22.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 307
HB 307 - Research - Interior Energy Project January 2022 Update to Legislature 2.23.2022.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SFIN 5/5/2022 9:00:00 AM
SFIN 5/11/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 307
HB 307- Sectional Analysis 3.7.2022.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
SFIN 5/5/2022 9:00:00 AM
HB 307
HB 307 - Sponsor Statement 2.21.2022.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 307
HB 229 Letter of Support American College of Physicians 4.4.22.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 229
HB 307 - Letter of Support FNSB 4.4.2022.pdf HFIN 4/4/2022 1:00:00 PM
HB 307
SB 4