May 19-20, 2005


ITEM 127-2801-R0505��������������� Appointment of (Len) Eric Albright to the Montana Motorcycle Safety Advisory Committee


THAT:�������������������������������������� The Board of Regents of Higher Education authorizes the appointment of (Len) Eric Albright to a four-year term to the Montana Motorcycle Safety Advisory Committee beginning July 1, 2005 and ending June 30, 2009.


EXPLANATION:����������������������� The Montana Motorcycle Safety Advisory Committee (MMSAC) is established by statute to �advise the board of regents and the department of justice concerning motorcycle rider safety issues, motorcycle training, motorcycle endorsement testing, and other matters relating to motorcycle safety� [20-25-1004 MCA].� The MMSAC has five members appointed for terms of 4 years, one of whom must be a �certified instructor of motorcycle safety training, as provided in 20-25-1005, who is appointed by the board of regents� [20-25-1004(3)(b) MCA].� The current representative of motorcycle safety instructors is Ken Conrad, whose term expires on June 30, 2005.