Committee Agenda

Committee:    Senate Commerce
Room:     413
Date:    Thursday, February 22, 2007
Time:    10:00 AM

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         HB 1144     limit the transfer of contested Public Utilities Commission cases to the Office of Hearing Examiners.
             Representatives Cutler, Ahlers, Boomgarden, Brunner, Faehn, Hunt, Juhnke, Miles, Moore, Novstrup (David), Nygaard, Pederson (Gordon), Rave, Rounds, Street, Turbiville, Vehle, and Willadsen and Senators Turbak, Abdallah, Bartling, Dempster, Gray, Hanson (Gary), Katus, Koetzle, McCracken, and Nesselhuf

         HB 1162*     revise certain provisions relating to the sales and distribution of tobacco products.
             Representatives Cutler, Engels, Hunt, Juhnke, Rounds, Turbiville, Wick, and Willadsen and Senators Gant, Dempster, Gray, Kloucek, and Koetzle

         HB 1196*     provide for notice and opportunity to remedy residential construction defects.
             Representatives Rounds, Boomgarden, Buckingham, Cutler, Engels, Feinstein, Gilson, Lust, Moore, Noem, Novstrup (Al), Olson (Ryan), Peters, Weems, Wick, and Willadsen and Senators McCracken, Abdallah, Albers, Gray, Hoerth, Jerstad, Koetzle, and Schmidt (Dennis)

         HB 1197*     allow the Department of Public Safety to regulate installers of manufactured homes and to allow the department to establish an installation inspection program.
             Representatives Rounds, Faehn, Halverson, Hunt, Juhnke, Krebs, Noem, Pederson (Gordon), Peters, Street, Vanneman, and Willadsen and Senators Abdallah, Bartling, Dempster, Gant, Garnos, Gray, Hauge, Hoerth, Jerstad, Koetzle, McCracken, Peterson (Jim), and Turbak

NOTE: The above bills will be taken up in this order for a hearing on the date noted. If circumstances do not permit a hearing on this date then a hearing will be held at a future meeting of the committee to be determined by the chair. Action on a bill may come at any time after it has had a hearing.