The House voted 127-4 Sunday night to add clarifying language and make technical changes to higher education loan forgiveness programs and certain labor agreements.
Sponsored by Rep. Bud Nornes (R-Fergus Falls) and Senate President Michelle Fischbach (R-Paynesville), HF3051/ SF3062* would make technical and clarifying changes to the aviation, teacher shortage, agricultural educators and large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness programs.
These provisions are included in the supplemental funding omnibus bill, HF4099/ SF3656*, and discussed during conference committee. They are also included in this standalone bill along with provisions that would provide labor agreements for the Minnesota State College Faculty and the Minnesota State University Association of Administrative and Service Faculty.
'A very successful session?' Or, 'a debacle?' The reviews are mixed in the immediate aftermath of the 2018 session.
Introduced in March 2017 by Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein (DFL-New Brighton) and Sen. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights), HF2470/SF2259, aims to stop the cycle of opioid misuse and addiction through education.
The conference committee tasked with hammering out the differences that divide the House and Senate on a laundry list of major issues met for the first time Tuesday afternoon.
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