Oil safety provisions avoid pipelines
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers are on the verge of considering a bill that would help prevent oil train disasters and respond better if they occur, but the bill includes nothing about pipeline safety.
That does not set well with Gov. Mark Dayton and House Transportation Finance Chairman Frank Hornstein, D-Minneapolis.
In response to a Forum News Service question, Dayton said Wednesday that he told legislative leaders he wants pipeline safety provisions included in the bill.
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