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House floor session - part 1 of 2
Sunday, May 21 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
11:58 - Gavel.
Runs 7 minutes.

House floor session - part 2 of 2
Sunday, May 21 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
17:20 - Gavel.
17:34 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF4162 (Dorman) Supplemental Finance bill.
40:17 - Brief recess, followed by goodbye speeches by departing members.
The House adjourned sine die.
Ruins 2 hour, 25 minutes.

House floor session - part 1 of 5
Saturday, May 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
22:00 - Gavel.
29:50 - Concur to Senate amendments to HF3995 (Anderson, B.) Omnibus Claims bill.
33:25 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3185 (Mahoney) Bioprocess piping and equipment data classified as nonpublic, and bioprocess piping included in the definition of high pressure piping.
36:22 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3779 (Urdahl) Adults-only businesses required to give notice to cities by certified mail of intent to begin operating.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
46:25 - SF2743 (Westrom) Voting system criteria and voting machines operations working group established.
1:01:37 - SF358 (Davnie) Special school district #1, Minneapolis; school board election procedure and district boundaries modifications.
1:05:54 - SF3480 (Wilkin) Insurance forms, rates, coverages, filings, utilization reviews, and claims regulated.
The House went into recess.
Runs 1 hour, 15 minutes.

House floor session - part 2 of 5
Saturday, May 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:19 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
03:30 - SF2814 (Tingelstad) Legislative Commission on Minnesota Resources renamed and modified to include citizens, and money appropriated.
24:07 - SF2939 (Juhnke) Pennock real estate acquisition, conveyance and bond issue.
43:35 - SF2723 (Howes) Tracking report required for new wastewater facilities, and bids for new facilities required to include information on operating costs during the first five years of operation.
46:52 - SF2833 (Abeler) Early childhood training and safety modifications; human services background studies variance and set aside modifications; Ramsey county child care pilot project.
1:27:50 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF785 (Johnson, J.) Restricted video games sale or rental prohibition.
1:33:43 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF762 (Ozment) Clean Water Legacy Act established, water quality standards provided in accordance with the federal Clean Water Act, and money appropriated.
2:31:47 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF2576 (Davids) Ambulance purchase and lease regulated and manufacturer's duty to repair, refund, or replace defective ambulances established.
2:35:30 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF2460 (Abrams) University of Minnesota football stadium state support process provided, stadium name specified, and money appropriated.
3:20:18 - CONCURRENCE TO SENATE AMENDMENTS to HF3076 (Emmer) Business corporations regulated, terms clarified and updated, limited liability companies regulated, and references to limited liability companies provided.
3:22:41 - CONCURRENCE TO SENATE AMENDMENTS to HF3747 (Simpson) Motor fuel franchises regulation and exemption provided.
The House went into recess.
Runs 3 hours, 23 minutes.

House floor session - part 3 of 5
Saturday, May 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:40 - Gavel.
02:02 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3116 (McNamara) Omnibus Game and Fish bill.
27:30 - CONCURRENCE TO SENATE AMENDMENTS to HF2677 (Erickson) Towns authorized to contract for roads without competitive bidding in certain circumstances.
30:56 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF2480 (Finstad) Baseball stadium financing, construction, and operation provided; Minnesota Ballpark Authority established; community ownership option provided; and Hennepin County sales tax authorized.
2:22:25 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3302 (Brod) Municipal and county planning and zoning provisions modified, and standards for preliminary plat approval in a proposed development provided.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
2:27:12 - SF3132 (Holberg) Omnibus Data Practices bill.
2:47:41 - SF3236 (Magnus) Grain buyer financial statement requirements modification.
2:55:07 - SF1940 (Beard) Metropolitan council and airports commission membership residency, term and reporting requirements modification.
3:11:58 - SF2656 (Smith) Fourth Judicial District Family Court referee orders appeal provided directly to the Court of Appeals.
3:20:53 - SF3260 (Clark) Biotechnology and health sciences industry zones additional designations.
3:23:52 - SF2706 (Penas) Thief River Falls extended employment pilot project duration extension.
3:25:51 - SF2735 (Wilkin) Legislative Audit Commission regulated.
3:28:54 - SF1040 (Greiling) Released persons conduct medical professionals civil liability limit.
3:32:45 - SF2994 (Buesgens) Early childhood and family and kindergarten through grade 12 education revenue provided including general education revenue, education excellence, special programs, and pupil transportation; and task forces established.
The House went into recess.
Runs 3 hours, 32 minutes.

House floor session - part 4 of 5
Saturday, May 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:30 - Gavel.
07:05 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF785 (Krinkie) Omnibus Tax bill.
1:00:00 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF2959 (Dorman) Omnibus Capital Investment bill.
1:10:41 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3451 (Anderson, B.) Land dedication standards provided.
1:14:06 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF3480 (Wilkin) Insurance forms, rates, coverages, filings, utilization reviews, and claims regulated.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
1:18:04 - SF3087 (Hottinger) Child passenger restraint systems training requirements for child care providers modification.
1:20:13 - SF1604 (Beard) Resolution for Amtrak funding support.
1:27:58 - Motion to suspend House Rules to take up SF2634 (Moe) Public employment labor agreements and compensation plans ratification.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
1:33:57 - SF367 (Abeler) School districts competitive high school diving pools use notice requirement expansion.
The House went into recess.
Runs 1 hour, 45 minutes.

House floor session - part 5 of 5
Saturday, May 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:30 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
07:02 - SF2239 (Smith) Omnibus retirement bill.
43:34 - SF3017 (Welti) Milk volume production loan program funding study.
47:55 - SF2635 (Hilstrom) Aitkin county cities and towns public land ordinance authority.
54:53 - SF3450 (Holberg) Metropolitan council special transportation service requirements duties expansion.
1:07:44 - HF3546 (Ozment) Cattle compensation requirements modified, testing authorized, camping requirement expanded, personal responsibility in food consumption provided, and studies required.
1:13:05 - SF1057 (Ozment) Retirement provisions modifications.
1:44:50 - Motion to reconsider SF3450 (Holberg) Metropolitan council special transportation service requirements duties expansion.
1:49:08 - SF2973 (Hackbarth) Natural resources provisions modifications.
1:55:05 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3199 (Smith) Omnibus Family Law bill.
Runs 1 hour, 54 minutes.

House floor session - part 1
Friday, May 19 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
08:40 - SF2302 (Charron) State fruit designation.
The House went into recess.
Runs 16 minutes.

House floor session - part 2
Friday, May 19 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:52 - Gavel.
08:15 - SC11 (Paulsen) A Senate concurrent resolution relating to the delivery of bills to the Governor after final adjournment.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
16:30 - HF2982 (Dorn) Mankato academic building construction authorized.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
20:12 - SF3213 (Westerberg) State land conveyances; trunk highway #60 construction; Brainerd regional treatment center surplus state land conveyance; legislative routes #242 and #294 removal from state highway system.
24:10 - SF3551 (Soderstrom) Real estate appraisers provisions modification.
28:56 - SF3199 (Smith) Child support and maintenance provisions modifications.
52:37 - SF3213 (Westerberg) State land conveyances; trunk highway #60 construction; Brainerd regional treatment center surplus state land conveyance; legislative routes #242 and #294 removal from state highway system.
59:17 - SF2851 (Cornish) State parks, forests, and recreation areas land area modified; public and private sales of state lands provided; sustainable forest incentive program land removed; and Itasca County tax-forfeited land sale funds distributed.
1:11:00 - HF3066 (Pelowski) Nursery stock retail sale consumer education provided and report required.
1:28:56 - SF2002 (Kohls) Consumer credit reports identity theft information blocking procedure; consumer identity and credit protection; credit card offer address requirement; data warehouses modifications.
2:03:38 - SF3213 (Westerberg) State land conveyances; trunk highway #60 construction; Brainerd regional treatment center surplus state land conveyance; legislative routes #242 and #294 removal from state highway system.
The House went into recess.
Runs 2 hours, 6 minutes.

House floor session - part 3
Friday, May 19 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:02 - Gavel.
Runs 5 minutes.

House floor session - part 1 of 3
Thursday, May 18 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:53 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
11:27 - Motion to concur to Senate amendments to HF3073 (Thissen) Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act technical and conforming changes provided, and certain probate, trust, and mechanic's lien provisions modified.
The House went into recess.
Runs 20 minutes.

House floor session - part 2 of 3
Thursday, May 18 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:14 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
01:28 - SF3105 (Ruth) County recorder document standards, registration fees, and provisions modified.
04:39 - SF3106 (Ruth) Driver's license suspension for attempting to pay vehicle taxes or fees with insufficient funds authorized.
20:15 - HF3237 (Peppin) Independent School District #728, Elk River, election to form two school districts authorized.
28:18 - SF785 (Johnson, J.) Restricted video games sale or rental prohibition.
The House went into recess.
Runs 2 hours, 6 minutes.

House floor session - part 3 of 3
Thursday, May 18 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:09 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
01:55 - SF2576 (Davids) Ambulance purchase and lease regulated and manufacturer's duty to repair, refund, or replace defective ambulances established.
08:49 - HF3697 (Bradley) Omnibus Health Finance bill.
30:37 - HF3472 (Juhnke) Recreational vehicle combination definition modified to include golf carts.
32:50 - HF3538 (Otremba) Crib safety requirements modified.
35:13 - HF3442 (Juhnke) Beekeeping regulation repealed, inspections provided, previous appropriation reduced, and money appropriated.
37:54 - HF3995 (Anderson, B.) Claims against the state settled, and money appropriated.
40:23 - HF3605 (Ozment) Natural resources provisions modified relating to lands, state parks, and state forests; Legislative Commission on Minnesota Resources reorganized and renamed; and money appropriated.
1:41:20 - SF930 (Brod) Northstar problem gambling alliance compulsive gambling prevention and education appropriation.
1:46:35 - SF2374 (Meslow) Unlicensed dogs seizure notice requirement elimination.
1:50:30 - SF2995 (Davids) Motor vehicle storage charges liens regulation; passenger automobiles liens cancellation.
SF2995 was temporarily laid over on the Calendar.
1:54:37 - HF3288 (Holberg) Statewide Radio Board membership expanded to include Metropolitan Council chair or designee.
1:58:40 - SF2995 (Davids) Motor vehicle storage charges liens regulation; passenger automobiles liens cancellation.
2:00:30 - SF3023 (Beard) State agencies environmental permits actions deadlines.
2:03:44 - SF2437 (Tingelstad) Individual sewage treatment straight pipe systems replacement or discontinued operation requirement.
2:12:59 - SF3023 (Beard) State agencies environmental permits actions deadlines.
2:29:25 - SF2939 (Juhnke) Pennock real estate acquisition, conveyance and bond issue.
Runs 3 hours, 21 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, May 17 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The House went into recess.
Runs 25 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Wednesday, May 17 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
06:08 - SF1525 (Smith) Omnibus Public Safety bill.
1:41:28 - SF2528 (Sieben) State and local government personal transactions credit and debit cards use study.
1:43:35 - HF3116 (McNamara) Game and fish provisions modified.
3:06:30 - HF3664 (Cybart) Military and veterans provisions modified, unpaid leave provided to family members of soldiers wounded or killed in active service, job protections provided, higher education credits required, and veterans plaque authorized.
3:23:17 - HF3451 (Anderson, B.) Land dedication standards provided.
4:02:30 - SF2840 (Hansen) Organ donation paid leave for public employees.
4:04:33 - HF3045 (Knoblach) Nonpublic school exemption for timely wage payment requirements provided.
4:06:26 - HF3988 (Dean) Women's Right To Know Act provision modified.
4:09:05 - SF358 (Davnie) Special school district #1, Minneapolis; school board election procedure and district boundaries modifications.
Runs 4 hours, 21 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 16 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The House went into recess.
Runs 7 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Tuesday, May 16 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
02:18 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2722 (Solberg) Home-based adult foster care services insurance coverage regulated.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
7:55 - HF3761 (Holberg) Omnibus transportation finance bill.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
5:33:50 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF2892 (Dorn) Mankato academic building construction authorized.
5:34:47 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF3302 (Brod) Municipal and county planning and zoning provisions modified.
Runs 5 hours, 43 minutes.

House Floor Session
Monday, May 15 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:23 - Gavel.
11:33 - House resolution recognizing Police Week and Peace Officers Memorial Day.
The House went in recess.
Runs 13 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Monday, May 15 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:50 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
03:53 - SF762 (Ozment) Clean Water Legacy Act.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
4:01:09 - Motion to suspend the Constitution and House Rules in order to take up SF2460 (Abrams) University of Minnesota football stadium state support process and conditions.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
4:12:14 - SF2750 (Johnson, J.) Eminent domain procedures modifications.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
4:29:48 - HF3458 (Heidgerken) Mass flu vaccination clinic delay in event of vaccine shortage required and penalties imposed.
4:34:13 - HF3915 (Moe) Wild rice study provided.
4:47:50 - Motion to suspend House Rules in order to take up SF2722 (Solberg) State budget generally accepted governmental accounting principles compliance; state agencies appropriations continuation; executive council emergencies appropriation.
Runs 5 hours, 2 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, May 11 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:15 - Beginning of archive, and pre-session music.
08:26 - Gavel to start the session.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to:.
20:22 - HF3779 (Urdahl) Adults-only businesses required to give notice to cities by certified mail of intent to begin operating.
23:00 - HF4162 (Knoblach) Supplemental finance bill.
26:20 - HF2480 (Finstad) Baseball stadium financing, construction, and operation provided; Minnesota Ballpark Authority established; community ownership option provided; and Hennepin County sales tax authorized.
Concurrence to Senate amendments to:.
37:24 - HF2697 (Bradley) Firefighters authorized to use communication headsets while operating an emergency vehicle during an emergency.
40:08 - HF3477 (Hosch) Credit letter release municipal action timelines established.
42:40 - HF3940 (Hoppe) Omnibus liquor bill.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
46:36 - HF3144 (Bradley) Assisted living services requirements established, procedures specified, and home care provider categories modified.
1:05:55 - HF2916 (Smith) Fire safety account established from fire premium and assessment revenue, fire insurance tax abolished, and fire insurance policyholder surcharge established.
2:14:58 - SF3526 (Vandeveer) Shawn Silvera memorial highway designation.
2:30:23 - HF3079 (Abrams) Liability on claims brought against a municipality participating in a joint venture or enterprise limited.
2:48:05 SF1039 (Koenen) Farm tractors clock hour meters tampering prohibition.
3:03:02 - HF1862 (Abeler) Health; evidence-based practice standards established, reports required, study on alternative health care authorized, discounted payments permitted, public employees insurance program modified, and other health insurance provisions modified.
5:50:49 - HF3718 (Hornstein) State purchasing of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles required in certain bid documents, and task force established.
Runs 6 hours, 17 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 9 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:43 - Gavel.
The House went in recess.
Runs 19 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Tuesday, May 9 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:40 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
01:50 - HF1443 (Emmer) Voter registration proof of citizenship and picture identification required, identification cards provided at no charge to specified individuals, and unverified ballot procedure established.
1:34:17 - SF3246 (Tingelstad) Commuter rail transportation commissioner railroad right of way contract authorization.
2:37:53 - SF2883 (Poppe) Child care licensing provisions modification.
Runs 2 hours, 44 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, May 8 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:32 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
15:43 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF3185 (Mahoney) Bioprocess piping and equipment data classified as nonpublic, and bioprocess piping included in the definition of high pressure piping.
17:00 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2876 (Severson) Property insurance restriction exception for second class cities clarified.
21:22 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF3670 (Hamilton) Food law commercial feed definitions, rulemaking, and other provisions modified.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
25:59 - HF3383 (Solberg) Grand Rapids capital improvement bonds issued.
28:13 - SF2953 (Westerberg) Lawful gambling provisions modifications; breeders fund apportionments modification.
1:53:22 - HF3171 (Klinzing) Parents authorized to obtain a clean certified copy of a deceased child's birth record under certain circumstances.
Runs 2 hours, 15 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, May 4 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
08:25 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF3665 (McNamara) Veterans Homes Board authorized to conduct certain meetings by telephone or other electronic means.
13:20 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF3771 (Bradley) Medical practice board examination provision modified relating to active military service.
16:25 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF3449 (Clark) Manufactured home park conversions regulated.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
24:03 - HF3991 (Dempsey) Mississippi River Parkway Commission extended to 2016.
26:54 - HF2688 (Westrom) War dog and handler plaque authorized on the Capitol grounds.
41:50 - HF3855 (Wardlow) Congressional Medal of Honor recipients plaque authorized in the Court of Honor on the Capitol grounds.
44:10 - SF1287 (Severson) Warranty homeowner claims preserved and residential housing notice and opportunity to repair provided.
2:13:16 - Representative Erickson Point of Personal Privilege regarding HR23 (Erickson) Day of Prayer; a house resolution recognizing May 4, 2006, as a Day of Prayer in Minnesota.
The House went into recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 2 hour, 19 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Thursday, May 4 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:25 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
06:18 - Continued discussion of SF1287 (Severson) Warranty homeowner claims preserved and residential housing notice and opportunity to repair provided.
Runs 47 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 2 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:44 - Gavel.
The House went into recess.
Runs 10 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Tuesday, May 2 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:21 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
00:35 - HF4142 (Krinkie) Property tax rebate provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 3 hours, 22 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, May 1 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:30 - Gavel.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
08:47 - HF2985 (Smith) Funeral, memorial, and burial service disruption prohibited; and penalties imposed.
The House went into recess.
Runs 15 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Monday, May 1 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:50 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
03:18 - HF4162 (Knoblach) Deficiency and supplemental appropriations provided.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
3:15:02 - HF3712 (Hackbarth) Mercury Emissions Reduction Act of 2006 adopted requiring mercury emission reductions by public utilities.
Runs 3 hours, 50 minutes.

House Floor Session
Thursday, April 27 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
19:56 - HF3525 (Simpson) Construction codes and licensing provisions recodified, State Building Code modified, and enforcement penalties provided.
HF3525 was continued on the Calendar for the Day.
1:36:34 - SF2646 (Paymar) Organ and tissue donation driver education requirement; vehicle insurance sampling program suspension sunset elimination.
1:49:00 - SF2532 (Powell) Radiation therapy facility construction limitation expiration date modified.
2:44:35 - HF3258 (Brod) Abortion notification data reporting required and civil penalties provided.
4:08:51 - HF2574 (Howes) Cass County hospital construction moratorium exception provided.
4:35:45 - HF2854 (Nornes) Hospital restricted construction or modification exception provided.
4:39:08 - HF2500 (Wilkin) Individual health insurance policy forms filing and use regulated to establish a minimum loss ratio guarantee, and rates regulated.
4:51:42 - SF3615 (Slawik) Child care assistance parent fees modified.
4:55:12 - HF3477 (Hosch) Credit letter release municipal action timelines established.
5:00:48 - HF3779 (Urdahl) Adults-only businesses required to give notice to a city or county of intent to conduct business.
Runs 5 hours, 10 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 26 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:47 - Gavel.
The House went into recess.
Runs 9 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Wednesday, April 26 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
10:03 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
13:33 - HF2480 (Finstad) Providing for the financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the ballpark and related facilities; establishing the Minnesota Ballpark Authority; providing powers and duties of the authority; providing a community ownership option; authorizing Hennepin County to issue bonds and to contribute to ballpark costs and to engage in ballpark and related activities; authorizing local sales and use taxes and revenues; exempting Minnesota State High School League events from sales taxes; requiring the Minnesota State High School League to transfer tax savings to a foundation to promote extracurricular activities; exempting building materials used for certain local government projects from certain taxes.
7:38:43 - Vote on passage of the bill.
Runs 7 hours, 39 minutes.

House Floor Session
Tuesday, April 25 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:39 - Gavel.
The House went into recess.
Runs 7 minutes.

House Floor Session - after the 1st recess
Tuesday, April 25 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
09:25 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
11:05 - SF2734 (Hackbarth) Constitutional amendment for sales tax dedication to natural and cultural resources purposes; arts, humanities, museum and public broadcasting, heritage enhancement, parks and trails funds and clean water and heritage enhancement councils.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 53 minutes.

House Floor Session - after the 2nd recess
Tuesday, April 25 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:47 - Gavel, and continued discussion of SF2734 (Hackbarth) Constitutional amendment for sales tax dedication to natural and cultural resources purposes; arts, humanities, museum and public broadcasting, heritage enhancement, parks and trails funds and clean water and heritage enhancement councils.
4:08:50 - Motion to suspend House Rules to take up SF2634 (Moe) Public employment labor agreements and compensation plans ratification.
Runs 4 hours, 13 minutes.

House Floor Session - after the recess
Monday, April 24 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:45 - Gavel.
07:50 - HF1464 (Dean) Medical actions against health care providers expert review regulated.
HF1464 was continued on the Calendar for the Day.
1:51:20 - HF3940 (Hoppe) Omnibus Liquor bill.
2:08:23 - HF3925 (Olson) Municipal boundary adjustment provisions modified, task force established, and fund usage authorized.
Runs 2 hours, 20 minutes.

House Floor Session - before the recess
Monday, April 24 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:36 - Gavel.
14:40 - A House resolution relating to the desecration of Hmong graves in Thailand.
The House went into recess.
Runs 21 minutes.

House floor session
Friday, April 21 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:01 - Gavel.
15:14 - Motion to recall HF2263 from the Rules and Legislative Administration Committee and re-refer it to the Ways and Means Committee.
52:40 - Motion to re-refer HF3308 to the Taxes Committee.
Runs 1 hour, 12 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, April 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:40 - Gavel.
The House went into recess.
Runs 5 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Thursday, April 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
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03:24 - Gavel.
Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF680 (DeLaForest) Utility metering and billing provisions relating to landlord and tenant regulations clarified.
Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2645 (Peterson, A.) Swift County rural development finance authority board membership increased.
Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF3169 (Seifert) Local government units prohibited from imposing fees related to students at postsecondary institutions.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
14:10 - HF3111 (Dean) Interstate contracts for chemical health services provided.
16:40 - HF2722 (Solberg) Home-based adult foster care services insurance coverage regulated.
Runs 22 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 19 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:37 - Gavel.
Runs 17 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, April 18 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:15 - Gavel, and recognition of the 150th anniversary of the Minnesota National Guard.
The House went into recess.
Runs 16 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Tuesday, April 18 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:48 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
06:20 - HF2833 (Seifert) Omnibus State Government Finance bill.
HF2833 was laid on the table.
Runs 5 hours, 42 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 12 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:44 - Gavel.
The House went into recess.
Runs 9 minutes.

House floor session - after recess
Wednesday, April 12 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:36 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
01:13 - HF3925 (Olson) Municipal boundary adjustment provisions modified, task force established, and fund usage authorized.
HF3925 was continued on the Calendar for the Day.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
04:20 - HF2959 (Dorman) Omnibus Capital Investment bill.
2:54:30 - HF2833 (Seifert) Omnibus State Government Finance bill.
HF2833 was continued on the Fiscal Calendar.
Runs 4 hours, 46 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, April 11 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:02 - Gavel.
Runs 14 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, April 10 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:45 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
09:27 - SF2832 (Rukavina) Volunteer emergency personnel task force recruitment and retention study.
14:52 - HF3449 (Clark) Manufactured home park conversions regulated.
17:49 - HF3665 (McNamara) Veterans Homes Board authorized to conduct certain meetings by telephone or other electronic means.
20:11 - SF3465 (McNamara) Workers compensation appeal and notice of coverage provisions modification.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
25:30 - HF3464 (Walker) Barber and cosmetologist licensing provision modified.
32:48 - HF3161 (Bradley) Human services rate adjustments clarified.
34:45 - HF3374 (Bradley) Disability provision council modified.
36:31 - HF3185 (Mahoney) Bioprocess piping and equipment data classified as nonpublic, and bioprocess piping included in the definition of high pressure piping.
39:41 - HF3002 (Emmer) Minnesota Family Investment Program and general assistance provisions modified.
2:14:27 - SF2621 (Powell)) Emergency medical technician certification programs pass rate requirements.
Runs 2 hours, 19 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, April 6 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
08:32 - Motion to suspend the Constitution to take up SF2634 (Moe) Public employment labor agreements and compensation plans ratification.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
18:44 - HF680 (DeLaForest) Utility metering and billing provisions relating to landlord and tenant regulations clarified.
21:10 - HF2876 (Severson) Property insurance restriction exception for second class cities clarified.
23:51 - HF3743 (Juhnke) State Designer Selection Board expiration date specified, and report required.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
27:22 - HF1838 (Blaine) Local governments authorized to permit low-speed neighborhood electric vehicles to be operated on residential roadways.
35:10 - SF2750 (Johnson, J.) Eminent domain procedures modifications.
3:48:50 - HF263 (Abrams) University of Minnesota football stadium state support process provided, Dakota County land transfer to University of Minnesota provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 6 hours, 23 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 5 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:06 - Gavel.
REPORTS FROM STANDING COMMITTEES.
06:46 - Minority Report to the Committee on Ways and Means Report on HF263 (Abrams) University of Minnesota football stadium state support process provided, Dakota County land transfer to University of Minnesota provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 35 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, April 4 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:45 - Gavel.
Runs 14 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, April 3 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:05 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
12:47 - HF2721 (Davids) Individual sewage treatment system pilot program extended and storm water rules application modified.
16:34 - HF2806 (Abeler) Licensed mental health practitioners and professionals medical assistance reimbursement study and report required.
20:38 - HF3488 (Nelson, P.) Revisor's bill providing erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references.
22:31 - HF3747 (Simpson) Motor fuel franchises regulation and exemption provided.
25:50 - SF2749 (Finstad) County boards soldiers rest expenditures limit removal.
28:17 - HF3771 (Bradley) Medical practice board examination provision modified relating to active military service.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
31:02 - HF3076 (Emmer) Business corporations regulated, terms clarified and updated, limited liability companies regulated, and references to limited liability companies provided.
34:45 - HF2514 (Atkins) Uniform Securities Act of 2002 adopted and modified, and criminal penalties prescribed.
36:58 - HF3169 (Seifert) Local government units prohibited from imposing fees related to students at postsecondary institutions.
43:53 - HF3712 (Hackbarth) Mercury Emissions Reduction Act of 2006 adopted requiring mercury emission reductions by public utilities.
HF3712 was continued on the Calendar for the Day.
Runs 1 hour, 52 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 30 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Archive times listed below are approximate.
00:46 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
10:41 - HF2677 (Erickson) Towns authorized to contract for roads without competitive bidding in certain circumstances.
13:47 - HF2872 (Erickson) Political subdivision defined relating to state auditor and provisions applied.
16:45 - HF3302 (Brod) Municipal and county planning and zoning provisions modified.
18:42 - HF2645 (Peterson, A.) Swift County rural development finance authority board membership increased.
20:40 - HF3073 (Thissen) Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act technical and conforming changes provided, and certain probate, trust, and mechanic's lien provisions modified.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
26:04 - Motion to reject the 2006 Budget Resolution as adopted by the Committee on Ways and Means.
Runs 51 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 29 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:50 - Gavel.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 17 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, March 28 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 13 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 27 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:45 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
11:00 - HF2892 (Dorn) Mankato academic building construction authorized.
14:16 - HF3670 (Hamilton) Food law commercial feed definitions, rulemaking, and other provisions modified.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
17:52 - HF3039 (Blaine) Timber permit extension in event of adverse surface conditions provided.
20:48 - HF3027 (Charron) Nonconforming county land use provisions modified.
25:22 - HF2680 (Erickson) Teacher training program for qualified professionals provided.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.
1:00:35 - Motion to reject the 2006 Budget Resolution as adopted by the Committee on Ways and Means.
Runs 1 hour, 34 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 23 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
08:40 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
20:21 - HF2697 (Bradley) Firefighters authorized to use communication headsets while operating a fire truck during an emergency.
23:32 - HF2746 (Wilkin) Certificate of custodianship provided for conveyance of real property.
26:05 - HF2998 (Hoppe) Firefighter labor arbitration provision sunset repealed.
29:40 - HF3243 (Wardlow) Protections for persons ordered into active military service provided.
33:47 - HF3310 (Cornish) Advance deposits and payments authorized for boat slip rental.
35:48 - HF3515 (Peppin) Preventive health services program operation by cities authorized.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
39:08 - SF1878 (Kohls) Carver and Renville counties recorder, auditor and treasurer offices combination.
52:09 - HF3285 (Holberg) Metropolitan council review of school district capital improvement programs requirement repealed.
54:09 - HF2994 (Dill) Watercraft storage structure repair authorized on public waters.
Runs 57 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 22 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Runs 15 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, March 21 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:50 - Gavel.
10:13 - Moment of silence to honor and mourn the victims of the Red Lake shootings one year ago today.
Runs 8 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 20 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:42 - Gavel.
REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES.
10:17 - Confirmation of appointments to the Campaign Finance & Public Disclosure Board.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
21:50 - HF2341 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to the legislature; changing provisions governing the Legislative Coordinating Commission and subordinate agencies; eliminating a commission; changing membership and operation of the Compensation Council.
25:25 - HF2709 (Solberg) A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; authorizing a detached facility in Shamrock Township under certain conditions.
28:07 - HF3142 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; modifying regional park district provisions.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
32:10 - HF2576 (Knoblach) A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting immigration law enforcement noncooperation ordinances.
Runs 1 hour, 18 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 16 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:23 - Music by the Land of Lakes Choirboys.
11:50 - Gavel.
16:00 - Saint Patrick's Day resolution.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
24:05 - HF1915 (Zellers) Maple Grove hospital construction moratorium exemption provided.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
44:35 - HF3014 (Smith) Regulating information on drivers' licenses, permits, and identification cards, and applications for them; adopting certain federal laws and regulations.
Runs 1 hour, 47 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 15 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:29 - Gavel.
Runs 14 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, March 14 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:36 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
08:08 - HF2745 (Abeler) Medical license provisions modified.
10:54 - HF3132 (Bradley) Credentials verification service use by foreign medical school graduates authorized.
Runs 16 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 13 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Runs 15 minutes.

House floor session - afternoon session
Thursday, March 9 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:45 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
01:59 - HF2623 (Dorman) Previous redevelopment account appropriation modified relating to the city of Mounds View, and Ramsey and Anoka counties.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
07:16 - HF2985 (Smith) Prohibiting the disruption of a funeral, burial service, or memorial service; creating penalties and providing civil remedy.
Runs 37 minutes.

House floor session / Joint Convention / State of the State address
Thursday, March 9 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:30 - Gavel, and the beginning of the House floor session, following by the House going into recess.
17:07 - Joint Convention of the House and Senate, and entrance of special guests.
29:15 - Entrance of Governor Tim Pawlenty, followed by the State of the State address.
Runs 1 hour, 10 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 8 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:38 - Gavel.
27:00 - House resolution honoring Kirby Puckett.
MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE.
30:50 - SF2653 (Bradley) Appropriating money for pharmacy and pharmacy-related costs.
Runs 44 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 2 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House floor session.
09:16 - SC8 (Paulsen) A Senate concurrent resolution adopting deadlines for the 2006 session.
Runs 17 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 1 2006 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:05 - Gavel, and music by the Northfield Youth Choirs-Governors Choir.
10:41 - Gavel to the opening day of the 2006 legislative session.
26:40 - HC5 (Paulsen) A House concurrent resolution relating to the adjournment of the House of Representatives and Senate on March 2, 2006 for more than three days.
Runs 37 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1 of 3
Wednesday, July 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House called to order.
Members went into recess. Runs 6 minutes

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2 of 3
Wednesday, July 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:55 - Gavel.
05:35 - Omnibus tax bill HF138.
1:08:20 - Omnibus health and human services finance bill HF139.
The House recessed due to a power outage at the State Capitol.
Runs 3 hours, 6 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 3 of 3
Wednesday, July 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Following State Capitol power outage, continued debate of omnibus health and human services finance bill HF139.
1:24:13 - Omnibus education finance bill HF141.
2:27:10 - Omnibus transportation finance bill HF140.
4:35:18 - Omnibus pension bill HF44.
Runs 5 hours, 27 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1 of 3
Friday, July 8 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2 of 3
Friday, July 8 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The House reconvened to pass HF111 to temporarily continue state government funding.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 3 of 3
Friday, July 8 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The House reconvened to suspend the rules to adjourn for more than three days.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Thursday, July 7 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Motions to suspend the rules to take up HCR5 (Olson) and HF126 (Sertich) for temporary operation of state government through July 8, 2005.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Tuesday, July 5 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Runs 1 hour, 12 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1
Saturday, July 2 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:31 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 5 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2
Saturday, July 2 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:25 - Motion to suspend the Rules in order to take up HF99 (Carlson) A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for continued, temporary operation of state government.
Runs 1 hour, 6 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1 of 2
Friday, July 1 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:04 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 8 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2 of 2
Friday, July 1 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:11 - Gavel.
03:05 - Motion to suspend the Rules in order to take up HF99 (Carlson) A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for continued, temporary operation of state government.
Runs 18 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1 of 3
Thursday, June 30 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:43 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2 of 3
Thursday, June 30 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:01 - Gavel.
03:50 - MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE, and motion to suspend the Rules in order to take up SF69 (Ozment) A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for agricultural, environmental, natural resources, and economic development purposes.
22:18 - Discussion of SF69 (Ozment) A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for agricultural, environmental, natural resources, and economic development purposes.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 1 hour, 17 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 3 of 3
Thursday, June 30 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:13 - Gavel.
05:51 - MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE, and motion to suspend the Rules in order to take up SF65 (Solberg) A bill for an act relating to the financing of state government; providing a base budget for certain agencies.
1:48:40 - Point of Order, motions and discussion related to the House meeting after midnight.
2:14:10 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0006 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing an amount for net state revenues for fiscal years 2006 and 2007.
2:36:30 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HF112 (Knoblach) A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for continued, temporary operation of state government.
Runs 3 hours, 2 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 1 of 2
Wednesday, June 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
07:28 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 8 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - part 2 of 2
Wednesday, June 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:06 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
05:43 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HF99 (Carlson) A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for continued, temporary operation of state government.
Runs 1 hour, 14 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Tuesday, June 28 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:27 - Gavel.
07:00 - Discussion regarding the day's agenda.
16:30 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HF100 (DeLaForest) A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying amendments to the plans governing unrepresented and managerial state employees.
38:31 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 55 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Tuesday, June 28 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
This portion of the House Floor Session lasted 10 seconds.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Monday, June 27 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:36 - Gavel.
08:52 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 18 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Thursday, June 23 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:48 - Gavel.
09:54 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 1 hour, 36 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Monday, June 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:27 - Gavel.
11:27 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0006 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing an amount for net state revenues for fiscal years 2006 and 2007.
23:08 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 25 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Thursday, June 16 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:33 - Gavel.
08:25 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
38:38 - Announcement by the Speaker Pro Tempore regarding of Points of Privilege.
40:10 - Motion to re-refer HF69 (Lenczewski) Cigarette health impact fee imposed, health impact special fund established, and floor stocks fee provided.
Runs 42 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Monday, June 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:13 - Gavel.
05:45 - Motion to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
11:27 - Point of Parliamentary Inquiry regarding bill processing.
15:29 - Motion to adjourn sine die.
Runs 43 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Thursday, June 9 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:01 - Gavel.
05:37 - Motion (and subsequent discussion) to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0005 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 14 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Tuesday, June 7 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
09:15 - Motion (and subsequent discussion) to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0002 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 28 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Friday, June 3 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:02 - Gavel.
Runs 8 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Tuesday, May 31 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:37 - Gavel.
07:40 - Motion (and subsequent discussion) to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0002 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 21 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Friday, May 27 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Runs 7 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House floor session
Thursday, May 26 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:32 - Gavel.
08:51 - Motion (and subsequent discussion) to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0001 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
1:01:30 - Motion (and subsequent discussion) to suspend the Rules of the House in order to take up HC0002 (Olson) A House Concurrent Resolution proposing House and Senate expenditure limits for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the finance bills listed in this resolution for consideration in the 2005 special session.
Runs 1 hour, 14 minutes.

2005 Special Session - House Floor Session
Tuesday, May 24 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
Opening of the 2005 Special Session.
00:11 - Gavel.
04:52 - Announcements, Parliamentary Inquiry, and Privilege of the House.
Runs 14 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 3
Monday, May 23 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:57 - Gavel.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
16:33 - SF917 (Finstad) A bill for an act relating to health; providing for grants related to positive abortion alternatives.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
41:25 - HF1809 (Finstad) A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating agency terminations, coverages, fees, forms, disclosures, reports, information security, and premiums.
The House went in recess to the Call of the Chair.
Runs 47 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 3
Monday, May 23 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:41 - Gavel.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORTS.
00:49 - HF1 (Smith) Omnibus Public Safety Finance bill.
32:12 - HF894 (Cox) A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying authority for public waters inventory; modifying public waters work permit and water use permit provisions; modifying enforcement authority; modifying a restriction on private land sale in Scott County.
34:40 - HF987 (Sieben) A bill for an act relating to child safety; prohibiting the sale and commercial use of certain cribs; providing enforcement.
37:11 - HF473 (Olson) A bill for an act relating to creditors' remedies; exempting certain jewelry from attachment, garnishment, or sale.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
41:42 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF742 (Simpson) A bill for an act relating to employment; providing exemptions from employment agency licensing requirements; prohibiting certain fee payments.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
44:08 - SF232 (Klinzing) A bill for an act relating to education; permitting secondary students to carry and use nonprescription pain relief.
49:01 - SF1625 (Cybart) A bill for an act relating to the military; providing for pay and allowances for certain retired national guard personnel who are ordered to active duty (bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day, and was taken up again at 1:03:49).
51:11 - SF1984 (Clark) A bill for an act relating to employment; increasing the penalty for failure to pay a discharged employee within 24 hours; modifying the penalty for failure to pay benefits or wage supplements; increasing the penalty for violation of migrant worker payment requirements.
55:17 - SF2160 (Anderson, B.) A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for settlement of various claims; increasing amount of allowable reimbursement for certain damage by inmates.
58:27 - SF808 (Beard) A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; exempting motorized foot scooters from tax and registration fees; defining motorized foot scooters and regulating their use and operation.
1:03:49 - SF1625 (Cybart) A bill for an act relating to the military; providing for pay and allowances for certain retired national guard personnel who are ordered to active duty (bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day).
1:25:39 - SF953 (Erhardt) A bill for an act relating to local government; repealing the compensation limit for local government employees (bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day).
1:52:50 - SF1780 (Hosch) A bill for an act relating to employment; permitting employers of professional athletes to request or require random drug testing.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
2:00:36 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF823 (Blaine) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying designations of forest roads; modifying terms of timber sales on tax-forfeited lands; modifying the State Timber Act; modifying standard measurements for wood.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
2:02:55 - HF118 (Urdahl) A bill for an act relating to civil actions; prohibiting actions against certain persons for weight gain as a result of consuming certain foods.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 2 hours, 37 minutes.

House floor session - Part 3 of 3
Monday, May 23 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:19 - Gavel.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORTS.
02:45 - HF847 (Hoppe) Omnibus Game and Fish bill.
09:04 - HF1507 (Abeler) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for isolation and quarantine of persons exposed to or infected with a communicable disease.
16:58 - HF1555 (Powell) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the Minnesota Emergency Health Powers Act; modifying authority of out-of-state license holders.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
25:50 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF814 (Cornish) A bill for an act relating to public lands; modifying acquisition, use, and designation provisions for scientific and natural areas; authorizing public and private sales and conveyances of certain state lands; allowing Itasca County to acquire land for a public access with money from the Itasca County environmental trust fund; authorizing the conveyance of a certain no-build easement by the Saint Louis County Board of Commissioners.
28:56 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF1889 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to human services; implementing child protection, child care, and child and family support provisions.
32:25 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF974 (Erhardt) A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing that a peace officer may operate any vehicle or combination of vehicles; making clarifying changes.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
35:20 - SF1204 (Huntley) A bill for an act relating to health; recodifying statutes and rules relating to social work; modifying provisions relating to physical therapists; modifying dental licensure provisions; modifying provisions for licensed professional counselors; modifying physician review; modifying information contained on prescriptions; providing recognition for the practice of respiratory therapy in emergency situations; providing that audiologists need not obtain hearing instrument dispenser certification; providing penalties; establishing penalty fees for certain credentialed health occupations.
1:20:01 - SF644 (Smith) A bill for an act relating to family law; changing certain requirements and procedures; requiring notification of certain convictions by custodial parent; changing certain paternity presumptions; limiting child custody rights of persons with certain convictions; changing procedures for removing a child's residence from the state; authorizing Department of Human Services to collect spousal maintenance.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORTS.
1:58:40 - HF1481 (Seifert) Omnibus State Government Finance bill.
3:25:24 - HF874 (Brod) A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for approval and purpose of certain voting equipment.
3:30:21 - HF225 (Holberg) A bill for an act relating to government data; making technical, conforming, and clarifying changes to the Government Data Practices Act; defining terms; modifying certain civil penalty and damages amounts; classifying, regulating, and reviewing access to and dissemination of certain data; providing notice of breaches in security; regulating certain fees; providing for the conduct of certain board and council meetings; modifying provisions regulating motor vehicle and driver applications and records; modifying vehicle accident reports and procedures; providing for treatment of data held by the comprehensive incident-based reporting system.
3:39:04 - HF1816 (Emmer) A bill for an act relating to human services; extending coverage of certain mental health services; changing certain civil commitment provisions; establishing a task force to study disposition of persons committed as sexually dangerous or sexual psychopathic personality; requiring a report.
3:45:46 - SF1555 (Hackbarth) A bill for an act relating to gambling; amending various provisions relating to lawful gambling; amending and providing definitions; making technical, clarifying, and conforming changes.
3:48:55 - SF630 (Smith) A bill for an act relating to civil law; increasing fees related to marriage and child support; reforming law relating to child support; establishing criteria for support obligations; defining parents' rights and responsibilities.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
3:52:45 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2228 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to taxation; recodifying and clarifying the powers of the commissioner of revenue; recodifying a criminal penalty.
FIRST READING OF SENATE FILES.
4:01:05 - SF2093 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying definition of "wage"; regulating payroll cards and payroll accounts; requiring a study and report.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
4:05:46 - HF2121 (Johnson, J.) A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring businesses that possess personal data to notify persons whose personal information has been disclosed to unauthorized persons.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
4:10:22 - SF1625 (Cybart) A bill for an act relating to the military; providing for pay and allowances for certain retired national guard personnel who are ordered to active duty.
4:32:10 - SF1231 (Mullery) A bill for an act relating to real property; regulating sign and flag display.
4:35:56 - SF953 (Erhardt) A bill for an act relating to local government; repealing the compensation limit for local government employees.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
4:44:14 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2498 (Abrams) Public Finance bill.
4:49:24 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2448 (Bradley) A bill for an act relating to human services; making forecast adjustments for human services programs.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
4:53:20 - SF953 (Erhardt) A bill for an act relating to local government; repealing the compensation limit for local government employees.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
The House adjourned the 2005 Regular Session.
Runs 4 hours, 55 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Saturday, May 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:57 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
09:54 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF367 (Kohls) A bill for an act relating to real property; providing for certain defeasible estates; modifying residential purchase agreement cancellations; amending the foreclosure advice notice.
12:16 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF369 (Thissen) A bill for an act relating to real property; amending the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act.
14:34 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF436 (McNamara) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring commissioner's evaluation before vacating certain roads adjacent to public waters; creating right of intervention.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
17:50 - HF1164 (Gazelka) A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; modifying provision governing the passing of a parked emergency vehicle; providing eligibility criteria for business panels on logo sign panels.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
21:25 - SF629 (Beard) A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; removing the requirement for adoption of a separate airports or aviation system plan; repealing provisions for planning administration between the Metropolitan Council and the Metropolitan Airports Commission (bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day, and taken up again at 3:02:10).
1:37:17 - SF1555 (Hackbarth) A bill for an act relating to gaming; amending various provisions relating to lawful gambling; amending and providing definitions; making technical, clarifying, and conforming changes; providing for sports-themed tipboard games; providing for electronic bingo; regulating lottery service businesses; authorizing certain video games of chance and social skill games.
1:42:12 - SF370 (Johnson, J.) A bill for an act relating to elections; increasing news media access to polling places.
1:46:43 - HF2121 (Johnson, J) A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring businesses that possess personal data to notify persons whose personal information has been disclosed to unauthorized persons (bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day, and taken up again at 3:12:50).
2:09:19 - SF1479 (Liebling) A bill for an act relating to spousal maintenance; authorizing the Department of Human Services to collect spousal maintenance.
2:12:56 - SF1819 (Klinzing) A bill for an act relating to building officials; requiring adoption and application of certain competency and certification criteria; providing for continuing education.
3:02:10 - SF629 (Beard) A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; removing the requirement for adoption of a separate airports or aviation system plan; repealing provisions for planning administration between the Metropolitan Council and the Metropolitan Airports Commission.
3:12:50 - HF2121 (Johnson, J) A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring businesses that possess personal data to notify persons whose personal information has been disclosed to unauthorized persons.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 3 hours, 18 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Saturday, May 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:35 - Gavel.
Runs 6 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 3
Friday, May 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:53 - Gavel.
08:43 - HR16 (Cox) A house resolution congratulating Carrie Tollefson for her track championships.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 8 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 3
Friday, May 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:37 - Gavel.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
06:21 - HF1385 (Nornes) Omnibus Higher Education Finance bill.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
2:09:26 - SF1908 (Hackbarth) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing the Shooting Range Protection Act.
2:12:58 - SF1579 (Dean) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the Health Care Administrative Simplification Act of 1994; modifying requirements of federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration numbers; modifying provisions for wells, borings, and underground uses; modifying requirements for filing and issuing death records; modifying provisions for disposition of dead bodies; eliminating authority to designate certain morticians (bill was laid over on the Calendar for the Day).
Runs 2 hours, 50 minutes.

House floor session - Part 3 of 3
Friday, May 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:02 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
02:03 - SF664 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to alcoholic beverages; allowing a brewer who manufactures beer on the premises where the brewer also holds an on-sale intoxicating liquor license to use wort produced outside Minnesota under certain circumstances; providing for uniform off-sale hours statewide; regulating Sunday on-sales; making provisions for retail licenses in the cities of Anoka, Caledonia, Duluth, Elko, Eden Prairie, Mankato, and Minneapolis, and in Mille Lacs County.
24:27 - SF877 (Sykora) A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Minnesota Humanities Commission.
28:00 - HF1528 (Gazelka) A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating claims practices.
31:52 - SF1636 (Hamilton) A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the powers and duties of, and annual reporting required for, certain financial institutions; regulating safe deposit companies; removing obsolete references to the credit union advisory task force; regulating residential mortgage originators; regulating real estate brokers and salespersons; providing for insurance license renewals; regulating for the voluntary dissolution of fraternal benefit societies; prohibiting the deceptive use of a financial institution name.
41:07 - SF1360 (Cybart) A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating unclaimed property held by cooperatives and the right to receive or recover unclaimed property; modifying public notice requirements.
44:00 - HF814 (Cornish) A bill for an act relating to public lands; modifying acquisition, use, and designation provisions for scientific and natural areas; authorizing public and private sales and conveyances of certain state lands; allowing Itasca County to acquire land for a public access with money from the Itasca County environmental trust fund; deleting land from Mississippi River Recreational Land Use Districts.
53:18 - SF630 (Smith) A bill for an act relating to civil law; reforming and recodifying the law relating to marriage dissolution, child custody, child support, maintenance, and property division; changing a fee; making style and form changes.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 2 hours, 4 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, May 19 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:55 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
32:57 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF466 (Otremba) A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing certain warehouse laws.
37:47 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2156 (Demmer) A bill for an act relating to civil law; changing certain powers and duties of conservators.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
51:25 - HF42 (Howes) A bill for an act relating to firearms; authorizing the use of silencers to muffle discharges of firearms for natural resource wildlife control.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
57:00 - SF1716 (Wilkin) Workers' Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adopted.
1:00:14 - SF1720 (Bradley) A bill for an act relating to human services; making agency technical amendments; changing provisions related to children and family services, health care, and continuing care programs.
1:05:47 - HF1925 (Dean) A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to licensing provisions and background studies; changing provisions for state-operated services in access to data, records retention, sharing information, and assisting patients required to register as a predatory offender in completing registration forms; adding a notification provision for certain patients released on pass; adding a provision to abuse prevention plans.
2:02:18 - HF2187 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to public and municipal corporations; creating a county subsidiary corporation to provide health care and related services, education, and research; providing for governance of Hennepin County Medical Center.
2:14:18 - HF986 (Nelson, M.) A bill for an act relating to economic development; redefining low-income area for the purpose of the urban initiative program; providing a sunset date for the Urban Initiative Board.
2:19:03 - SF1945 (Kahn) A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring a city council to vote on charter commission recommendations for charter amendments by ordinance.
2:21:38 - SF1379 (Severson) A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; excluding cost of air bag repair or replacement and related repair costs from motor vehicle damage calculations for salvage title and consumer disclosure purposes.
2:24:55 - SF1268 (Severson) A bill for an act relating to veterans; eliminating a restriction on a veteran's preference provision.
2:27:42 - HF400 (Mahoney) A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; making an eligibility exception permanent for certain school food service workers.
2:30:02 - SF1861 (Mahoney) A bill for an act relating to building plan review; directing the commissioner of labor and industry to study procedures for supervision of installation of biotechnology piping systems; requiring a report to the legislature.
2:33:22 - SF1368 (Westrom) A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for expedited cost recovery for certain transmission investments; authorizing and regulating transmission companies; permitting the transfer of transmission assets and operation to transmission companies; providing for expedited regulatory approval of transmission projects related to renewable generation; providing new criteria to analyze the need for transmission projects; establishing the framework for a wind energy tariff related to community development; requiring a wind integration study; transferring generation plant siting and transmission line routing authority from the Minnesota Environmental Quality Board to the Public Utilities Commission; providing for technical corrections to the energy assistance program; providing for a sustainably managed woody biomass generation project to satisfy the biomass mandate; providing for an electronic mail filing system at the Public Utilities Commission and Department of Commerce; making changes to the conservation investment program recommended by the legislative auditor; authorizing the creation of energy quality zones; regulating eligibility of biogas projects for the renewable energy production incentive; providing for the recovery of certain infrastructure investments by gas utilities; requiring a study of compensation of landowners for transmission easements; promoting the use of soy-diesel; providing for the adjustment of power purchase agreements to account for production tax payments; promoting the use of hydrogen as an energy source; requiring study of using biodiesel fuel to heat homes; expanding authority of city of Alexandria to enter into telecommunications-related joint ventures.
5:10:59 - SF1371 (Lanning) A bill for an act relating to local government; increasing compensation of watershed district managers; clarifying who can enter onto land.
5:15:40 - HF2498 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to public finance; authorizing purchases of certain guaranteed investment contracts; authorizing a special levy; modifying a taconite fund provision; modifying the authority of cities and counties to finance purchases of computers and related items; extending the term of certain notes; clarifying the financing of conservation easements; extending sunsets on establishment of special service districts and housing improvement areas; authorizing municipalities to improve streets and roads outside municipal boundaries; providing for financing of certain improvements; extending the maximum maturity of certain bonds; revising time for certain notices of issues; exempting obligations issued to pay judgments from net debt limits; modifying limits on city capital improvement bonds and enabling certain towns to issue bonds under a capital improvement plan; authorizing the issuance of certain revenue bonds; modifying certain tax increment financing provisions; providing a bidding exception; increasing reserve from public facilities pool for certain purposes; providing for payment of certain refunding bonds; abolishing the housing bond credit enhancement program and providing for debt service on the bonds; authorizing a tax abatement extension; providing for an international economic development zone; providing tax incentives; requiring a report; appropriating money for certain refunds (bill was continued, and taken up again at 5:48:10).
5:43:58 - HF2228 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to taxation; recodifying and clarifying the powers of the commissioner of revenue; recodifying a criminal penalty.
5:48:12 - HF2498 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to public finance; authorizing purchases of certain guaranteed investment contracts; authorizing a special levy; modifying a taconite fund provision; modifying the authority of cities and counties to finance purchases of computers and related items; extending the term of certain notes; clarifying the financing of conservation easements; extending sunsets on establishment of special service districts and housing improvement areas; authorizing municipalities to improve streets and roads outside municipal boundaries; providing for financing of certain improvements; extending the maximum maturity of certain bonds; revising time for certain notices of issues; exempting obligations issued to pay judgments from net debt limits; modifying limits on city capital improvement bonds and enabling certain towns to issue bonds under a capital improvement plan; authorizing the issuance of certain revenue bonds; modifying certain tax increment financing provisions; providing a bidding exception; increasing reserve from public facilities pool for certain purposes; providing for payment of certain refunding bonds; abolishing the housing bond credit enhancement program and providing for debt service on the bonds; authorizing a tax abatement extension; providing for an international economic development zone; providing tax incentives; requiring a report; appropriating money for certain refunds.
6:18:07 - SF1815 (Zellers) A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying various requirements for licensees of the Department of Commerce.
6:22:22 - SF1326 (McNamara) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for an official map of state forest roads as an alternative recording method.
6:42:50 - HF221 (Davids) A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating liability on land used for recreational purposes; modifying the definition of recreational purpose.
6:49:00 - HF2192 (Tingelstad) A bill for an act relating to adoption; providing for data collection and best practice guidelines for conducting postadoption services; requiring a report.
6:56:59 - HF1889 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to human services; implementing child protection, child care, and child and family support provisions.
6:59:07 - HF1575 (Brod) A bill for an act relating to the military; clarifying statutes pertaining to the accumulation of vacation and sick leave by public officers and employees while on military leave and upon reinstatement in public office or employment; authorizing payment for some or all of the accumulated leave.
7:02:47 - HF1176 (Brod) A bill for an act relating to education; modifying teacher license variance for certain special education teachers.
7:04:54 - HF2448 (Bradley) A bill for an act relating to human services; making forecast adjustments for human services programs.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
7:07:38 - MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.
Runs 7 hours, 14 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, May 18 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:36 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
10:08 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF1320 (Hoppe) Hennepin County regional park district provisions modified, and park superintendents term limit increased.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
17:45 - HF1470 (Hackbarth) A bill for an act relating to environment; authorizing annual adjustment of dry cleaner environmental fees.
20:16 - SF2259 (Cornish) A bill for an act relating to public safety; reenacting the Minnesota Citizens' Personal Protection Act of 2003 with certain amendments; recognizing the inherent right of law-abiding citizens to self-protection through the lawful use of self-defense; providing a system under which responsible, competent adults can exercise their right to self-protection by authorizing them to obtain a permit to carry a pistol; providing criminal penalties.
3:12:06 - HR19 (Cox) A house resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the National Audubon Society and the 25th anniversary of Audubon Minnesota.
3:16:12 - SF1378 (Huntley) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying medical education funding provisions.
3:20:18 - HF1816 (Emmer) A bill for an act relating to human services; extending coverage of certain mental health services; changing certain civil commitment provisions; establishing a task force to study disposition of persons committed as sexually dangerous or sexual psychopathic personality; requiring a report.
3:30:24 - SF718 (Westrom) A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing an additional hospital accrediting organization for presumptive licensure purposes.
3:32:40 - HF675 (Samuelson) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the hospice care bill of rights; requiring hospice providers to complete a specified survey; modifying death report requirements for recipients of hospice care.
3:36:58 - HF460 (Hackbarth) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying acquisition, designation, and use provisions for scientific and natural areas; modifying off-highway vehicle provisions; authorizing the commissioner to give preference in certain hunting and fishing license and permit lotteries to military service members and veterans; modifying water use permit provisions; modifying environmental advisory boards; modifying reporting requirements for certain waste management revenue; authorizing the use of silencers for certain wildlife control; modifying requirements for forest classification status review; modifying requirements for exempt iron nugget production scale demonstration facility; providing for the consumptive use of groundwater.
5:07:10 - SF1405 (Peppin) A bill for an act relating to occupational safety and health; modifying standard industrial classification list rulemaking provisions.
5:09:45 - SF1738 (Ruth) A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying water use permit provisions.
5:31:02 - HF1272 (Ruth) A bill for an act relating to professional firms; including marriage and family therapy in the definition of professional services; allowing marriage and family therapists to practice professional services in combination.
5:33:18 - SF1485 (Mahoney) A bill for an act relating to labor; requiring the certification and regulation of crane operators; authorizing civil penalties.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 5 hours, 41 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 17 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
08:02 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
18:57 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF1669 (Wilkin) Insurance fees, rate filings, policy renewals and alterations, and data collection regulated.
21:40 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2028 (Heidgerken) Pope County recorder and auditor-treasurer offices provided by appointment.
24:30 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF2110 (Smith) Custody and parenting time domestic abuse hearings safety focus provided.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
34:03 - HF225 (Holberg) A bill for an act relating to government data; making technical, conforming, and clarifying changes to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act; defining terms; modifying certain civil penalty and damages amounts; classifying and regulating access to, and dissemination of, certain data; regulating certain fees; providing for the conduct of certain board and council meetings; modifying provisions regulating motor vehicle and driver applications and records; modifying vehicle accident reports and procedures; providing for treatment of data held by the comprehensive incident-based reporting system.
1:45:02 - SF1998 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to health; assessing health maintenance organizations for purposes of the insurance fraud prevention account; regulating certain rates, claims, filing, reporting, and information disclosure practices; eliminating expanded provider network requirements.
2:20:00 - SF917 (Finstad) A bill for an act relating to health; providing for grants related to positive abortion alternatives; appropriating money.
2:32:52 - SF1335 (Beard) A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating state construction contracts.
2:57:55 - HF561 (Atkins) A bill for an act relating to child custody; disallowing persons with specified criminal convictions from becoming custodians of unrelated children.
3:00:40 - SF1064 (Knoblach) A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; establishing an accessible electronic information service for blind and disabled persons; providing closed-captioning for certain local news programming.
3:10:28 - HF2279 (Kohls) A bill for an act relating to the city of Cologne; providing exemption to wetland replacement requirements.
3:15:52 - SF1509 (Olson) A bill for an act relating to housing; providing certain manufactured home park exclusions.
3:19:16 - SF663 (Peterson, A.) A bill for an act relating to local government; adding an exception to the ban on public officers having an interest in a contract.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
3:22:55 - HR19 (Cornish) A house resolution recognizing the week of May 15, 2005, as Police Week and May 15, 2005, as Peace Officers Memorial Day.
Runs 3 hours, 21 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, May 16 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:19 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
11:08 - Motion to concur to Senate amendments to HF732 (Meslow) Electric or utility special assessments exceeding standards authorized on petition of all affected owners.
14:12 - Motion to concur (and subsequent motions and discussion) to Senate amendments to HF785 (Krinkie) Omnibus tax bill.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
1:24:12 - SF767 (Emmer) A bill for an act relating to corporations; recodifying and modernizing the law regulating the formation, structure, and operation of certain corporations.
1:26:52 - HF478 (Erickson) A bill for an act relating to counties; providing for alternative filing of surveys; modifying requirements for land surveyors; providing for a transfer of records.
1:31:10 - HF973 (Demmer) A bill for an act relating to employee relations; modifying state employment provisions.
1:36:29 - SF735 (Ruud) A bill for an act relating to highways; designating the "Bradley Waage Memorial Bridge".
1:40:41 - HF1859 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; adopting recommendations of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council (This bill was continued on the Calendar for the Day).
1:44:13 - HF874 (Brod) A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for approval and purpose of certain voting equipment; appropriating money.
1:48:43 - HF898 (Sertich) A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; conforming various provisions to federal requirements; making technical and housekeeping changes; modifying appeal procedures.
1:51:05 - SF1296 (Howes) A bill for an act relating to highways; allowing two-way operation of snowmobiles on either side of local road right-of-way when authorized by local road authorities.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 2 hours, 5 minutes.

House floor Session
Friday, May 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:53 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
11:39 - HF2156 (Demmer) A bill for an act relating to civil law; changing certain powers and duties of conservators.
13:54 - HF868 (Peterson, A.) A bill for an act relating to Canis latrans; providing a coyote conflict management option.
16:46 - HF1109 (Smith) A bill for an act relating to public safety; reviving and reenacting the board of firefighting training and education.
19:18 - HF1748 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to state employees; modifying grievance appeal procedures; eliminating a medical examination requirement.
21:40 - HF1507 (Abeler) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for isolation and quarantine of persons exposed to or infected with a communicable disease (Bill was discussed, temporarily laid over and taken up again at 1:30:40).
33:40 - HF1555 (Powell) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the Minnesota Emergency Health Powers Act; modifying authority of out-of-state license holders.
1:30:40 - HF1507 (Abeler) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for isolation and quarantine of persons exposed to or infected with a communicable disease.
1:47:42 - SF314 (Gazelka) A bill for an act relating to insurance; the Minnesota FAIR plan; regulating property and liability coverage.
1:51:48 - HF2133 (Peppin) A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing lease of certain state property under specified conditions.
1:54:25 - SF1355 (Hamilton) A bill for an act relating to professions; extending the application period for power limited technicians.
1:58:40 - SF1869 (Moe) A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying a shared hospital or ambulance service purchasing provision.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 2 hours, 5 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, May 12 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:49 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
12:10 - HF2461 (Holberg) Omnibus Transportation Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 2 hours, 48 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Wednesday, May 11 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
FISCAL CALENDAR.
06:38 - HF785 (Krinkie) Omnibus Tax bill.
10:31:21 - HF2461 (Holberg) Omnibus Transportation Finance bill.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 11 hours, 58 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Wednesday, May 11 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:50 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
HF2461 (Holberg) Omnibus Transportation Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 3 hours, 42 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 10 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:00 - Gavel.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 19 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, May 9 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:45 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
08:44 - HF1669 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating certain fees, rate filings, and policy renewals and alterations; regulating the collection of certain information.
23:03 - HF1809 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating agency terminations, coverages, fees, forms, disclosures, reports, information security, and premiums.
1:14:47 - HF1595 (Emmer) A bill for an act relating to Hennepin and Wright Counties; authorizing the Hennepin County Board and the Wright County Board to initiate a process for the change of county boundaries by resolution.
1:18:59 - HF1949 (Opatz) A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing Stearns, Benton, and Sherburne County Boards to initiate a process for the change of county boundaries by resolution.
1:31:20 - SF1095 (Severson) A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; authorizing commissioner of public safety to waive road test for licensed military personnel.
1:33:57 - SF1146 (Gunther) A bill for an act relating to agriculture; clarifying the county agricultural society exemption from local zoning ordinances.
1:39:54 - HF419 (Cox) A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying protection status of great horned owls.
1:43:46 - HF1164 (Gazelka) A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; modifying provision governing the passing of a parked emergency vehicle.
2:02:14 - HF1461 (Ruth) A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying and simplifying provisions related to parking for persons with disabilities; making technical and clarifying changes.
2:06:30 - HF2035 (Nelson, P.) A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing commissioner of public safety to remove from department records certain old liens on passenger automobiles.
2:09:16 - SF493 (Peterson, A.) A bill for an act relating to hospital districts; providing for board membership in the Yellow Medicine County Hospital District.
2:13:50 - HF949 (Clark) A bill for an act relating to health; increasing consumer protection for hearing aid users.
2:17:06 - HF1583 (Meslow) A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating membership travel contracts.
2:20:19 - HF732 (Meslow) A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing electric or utility special assessments exceeding standards on petition of all affected owners.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.
2:31:44 - Motion to re-refer HF1009 (Kahn) Casino operation by State Lottery in Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport main terminal authorized and money appropriated.
Runs 2 hours, 46 minutes.

House floor session
Friday, May 6 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
03:15 - Gavel.
50:35 - HF2028 (Heidgerken) A bill for an act relating to Pope County; providing a process for making certain offices appointive in Pope County.
1:10:34 - HF987 (Sieben) A bill for an act relating to child safety; prohibiting the sale and commercial use of certain cribs; providing enforcement.
Runs 1 hour, 20 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Thursday, May 5 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:03 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 7 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Thursday, May 5 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
03:18 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF1422 (Bradley) Omnibus Health Finance bill.
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT.
04:38 - SF4 (Davids) A bill for an act relating to agriculture; increasing minimum ethanol content required for gasoline sold in the state; establishing a petroleum replacement goal.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
17:38 - HF1420 (Ozment) Omnibus Agriculture Finance bill.
2:16:45 - HF902 (Ozment) Omnibus Environment and Natural Resources Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 6 hours, 47 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Wednesday, May 4 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:15 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
12:30 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF1 (Smith) Omnibus Public Safety Policy and Finance bill.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 10 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Wednesday, May 4 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:38 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
06:02 - HF872 (Sykora) Omnibus Education Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
5:38:38 - HR0012 (Erickson) Recognizing May 5, 2005, as a Day of Prayer in Minnesota. Runs 5 hours, 42 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, May 3 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
09:20 - HF42 (Howes) A bill for an act relating to firearms; authorizing the use of silencers to muffle discharges of firearms for natural resource wildlife control.
19:52 - SF1056 (Severson) A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for issuance of registration plates and stickers to motor vehicle dealers; providing for electronic transmission of motor vehicle transfers; authorizing an optional electronic transfer fee for electronic transfer of ownership records.
24:48 - SF1486 (Rukavina) A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting quotas for issuing traffic and vehicle inspection citations.
26:42 - SF1841 (Cornish) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; eliminating the Project Riverbend Board.
29:25 - HF731 (Cox) A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying individual sewage treatment system inspection requirements to avoid conflicts of interest.
31:37 - HF1394 (Soderstrom) A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the placement of a plaque in the court of honor on the capitol grounds to honor the veterans of the Persian Gulf War.
34:35 - SF879 (Hosch) A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for elimination of the state primary in a municipality or county if no nominee must be selected at the state primary for any partisan or nonpartisan office in that municipality or county.
37:28 - SF1016 (Hansen) A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting delegation of duties to board of adjustment.
39:48 - SF284 (Peterson, S.) A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing the limited use of zero-depth public swimming pools without a lifeguard.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 46 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Monday, May 2 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:13 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
06:20 - Refuse to concur to Senate amendments to HF1481(Seifert) Omnibus state government finance bill providing for general legislative and administrative expenses, state and local government operations, and appropriating money.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 8 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Monday, May 2 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:23 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
01:22 - HF1692 (Peterson, N.) A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating compensation plans of the State Board of Investment.
07:34 - HF68 (Urdahl) A bill for an act relating to education; providing for opportunity to respond to nonrenewal of certain coaching contracts.
11:54 - HF894 (Cox) A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying authority for public waters inventory; modifying public waters work permit and water use permit provisions; modifying enforcement authority; modifying a restriction on private land sale in Scott County.
17:58 - SF2112 (Dempsey) A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for meetings of county boards at locations other than the county seat.
20:16 - HF436 (McNamara) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring commissioner's evaluation before vacating certain roads adjacent to public waters; creating right of intervention.
23:10 - SF3 (Rukavina) A bill for an act relating to employment; increasing the minimum wage.
3:04:56 - SF467 (Vandeveer) A bill for an act relating to Washington County; providing conditions for the Disabled Veterans Rest Camp on Big Marine Lake; providing a property tax exemption for certain recreational property.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 3 hours, 11 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 3
Friday, April 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:35 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 12 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 3
Friday, April 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:04 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
04:20 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF915 (Beard) Aeronautics transportation provisions clarified.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
11:40 - HF1976 (Gunther) Omnibus Jobs and Economic Opportunity Policy and Finance bill.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 2 hours, 41 minutes.

House floor session - Part 3 of 3
Friday, April 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:26 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
HF1422 (Bradley) Omnibus Health Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 5 hours, 44 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Thursday, April 28 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:48 - Gavel.
MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE.
10:54 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF218 (Cornish) Renewable energy production incentive eligibility extended.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 17 minutes

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Thursday, April 28 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
07:00 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
07:10 - HF1 (Smith) Omnibus Public Safety Policy and Finance bill.
MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.
7:12:58 - HR11 (Sykora) A house resolution declaring Minnesota's own Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2005.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 7 hours, 13 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 27 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:16 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
11:45 - SF1252 (Johnson, S.) A bill for an act relating to water; providing for the consumptive use of groundwater.
13:51 - HF847 (Hoppe) Game and fish regulations modified, including fishing tags, scope usage, damage-causing animals, license requirements, waterfowl restrictions, dog training, trapping provisions, raccoon hunting, and related issues; and money appropriated.
2:00:52 - HF473 (Olson) A bill for an act relating to creditors' remedies; exempting certain jewelry from attachment, garnishment, or sale.
2:02:57 - SF4 (Davids) A bill for an act relating to agriculture; increasing minimum ethanol content required for gasoline sold in the state; establishing a petroleum replacement goal.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 5 hours, 53 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, April 26 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:01 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
12:15 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on SF1116 (Samuelson) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring lifejackets for children aboard watercraft.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
17:24 - SF244 (Demmer) A bill for an act relating to education; providing for consecutive teaching experience for a teacher whose probationary employment is interrupted by military service.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
21:05 - SF453 (Koenen) A bill for an act relating to auctioneers; modifying auctioneer license numbering requirements for county auditors.
24:43 - HF1333 (Dempsey) A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting the city of Wabasha to establish a port authority commission.
28:52 - HF180 (Seifert) A bill for an act relating to education; providing for parent discretion in classroom placement of children of multiple birth.
32:03 - HF1915 (Zellers) A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the hospital construction moratorium.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
2:11:23 - Motion to re-refer from the Ways and Means Committee to the Taxes Committee: HF2482 (Gunther) Racino; lottery gaming machines and other nonlottery games authorized at a gaming facility in conjunction with a tribal entity and a racetrack, licensing and regulation provided, fees imposed, and money appropriated.
Runs 2 hours, 22 minutes.

House floor session
Friday, April 22 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:26 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
08:50 - HF1481 (Seifert) Omnibus State Government Finance bill.
3:17:00 - HF1385 (Nornes) Omnibus Higher Education Finance bill.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 6 hours, 11 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Thursday, April 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:06 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 10 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Thursday, April 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:05 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
05:25 - SF51 (Johnson, J.) Methamphetamine precursor drug sales regulated, controlled substance schedule updated, prescriptions required for animal medications, and centralized computer for pharmacies plan required.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 2 hours, 14 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, April 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:57 - Gavel.
MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE.
08:20 - Concurrence to Senate amendments to HF1820 (Eastlund) Cambridge State Hospital cemetery names the Garden of Remembrance.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
13:29 - HF823 (Blaine) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying designations of forest roads; modifying terms of timber sales on tax-forfeited lands; modifying the State Timber Act; modifying standard measurements for wood.
25:15 - HF1320 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying regional park district provisions for Hennepin County; changing the term limit for a park superintendent.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
37:04 - HC0004 A house concurrent resolution relating to the adjournment of the Senate on April 21, 2005.
Runs 40 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, April 19 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:38 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
10:20 - HF947 (Klinzing) A bill for an act relating to health; providing for an optional record of birth resulting in stillbirth.
19:27 - SF692 (Emmer) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; deleting land from the Mississippi Recreational River Land Use District in Wright and Sherburne Counties.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 37 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, April 18 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:13 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
18:00 - HF792 (Sertich) A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating mortgage originators and servicers and athlete agents.
20:41 - HF1761 (Kahn) A bill for an act relating to health; providing for voluntary disenrollment from MinnesotaCare for certain members of the military.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
24:24 - SF451 (Samuelson) A bill for an act relating to Anoka County; proposing coding of certain laws relating to Anoka County.
27:28 - HF2110 (Smith) A bill for an act relating to domestic abuse; returning to a safety focus when awarding custody and parenting time in the context of a domestic abuse hearing.
Runs 30 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, April 14 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:15 - Gavel.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
12:05 - SF1535 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the city of Minneapolis to issue an on-sale license.
15:43 - SF171 (Hoppe) A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing for conformity in license fees and production levels for brewpubs and small brewers; authorizing issuance of temporary licenses to small brewers; authorizing off-sale of growlers by small brewers; providing that the on-sale license for Elko Speedway authorizes sales on all days of the week; changing the issuer of a certain license at the state fair; authorizing the city of Duluth to issue a liquor license for Wade Municipal Stadium; authorizing the city of Saint Paul to issue a liquor license for special events at the State Capitol.
20:17 - HF128 (Erickson) A bill for an act relating to civil actions; authorizing the recovery of attorney fees by funeral providers in actions to recover costs of services.
26:23 - HF742 (Simpson) A bill for an act relating to employment; providing exemptions from employment agency licensing requirements; prohibiting certain fee payments.
29:15 - HF892 (DeLaForest) A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting unauthorized removal of campaign material; providing a penalty.
35:09 - HF1922 (Charron) A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the commissioner of administration to transfer state surplus computers to Minnesota Computers for Schools.
37:20 - HF1334 (Dill) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain exemptions for an iron nugget production scale demonstration facility.
1:10:14 - HF1480 (Lieder) A bill for an act relating to drainage; allowing an outlet fee to be charged for use of an established drainage system in Red Lake County as an outlet for drainage originating in Pennington County.
1:12:15 - HF820 (Paulsen) A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution; adding a section to article IV to provide for initiative and referendum; providing procedures for initiative and referendum.
2:05:13 - HF369 (Thissen) A bill for an act relating to real property; amending the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act.
2:11:55 - SF392 (Thissen) A bill for an act relating to probate; changing and clarifying certain venue, trustee powers, and omitted beneficiary provisions.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
2:14:02 - SF271 (Walker) A bill for an act relating to health; modifying access to certified death records.
Runs 2 hours, 20 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 2
Wednesday, April 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:23 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 11 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 2
Wednesday, April 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:32 - Gavel.
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
06:38 - HR8 (Knoblach) A house resolution setting the maximum limits on expenditures by major finance bills for the biennium in accordance with House Rule 4.03.
Runs 2 hours, 57 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, April 11 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:31 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
09:56 - HF2166 (Samuelson) A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the termination date for the Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Committee.
12:16 - HF241 (Vandeveer) A bill for an act relating to public employment; providing that a public employer may not forbid a police officer or firefighter from wearing an American flag patch or pin on a uniform.
19:38 - HF1189 (Erhardt) A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; removing an expiration date on an exception to seasonal weight limits for certain recycling and garbage trucks.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 40 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, April 7 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:25 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
09:23 - HF1951 (Bradley) A bill for an act relating to human services; changing long-term care provisions.
14:34 - SF1466 (Howes) A bill for an act relating to transportation; clarifying seasonal load restrictions for utility vehicles.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
18:32 - SF1254 (Severson) A bill for an act relating to veterans; designating the month of May each year as "Hire a Veteran Month" in Minnesota.
22:43 - HF563 (Knoblach) A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting service cooperatives to provide group health coverage to private employers.
28:03 - HF588 (Wilkin) A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting flexible benefits plans for small employer group health coverage.
1:15:39 - HF1458 (Kahn) A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the Minnesota Historical Society to request the continued display of specified portraits in the Capitol building.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 1 hour, 27 minutes.

House floor session - Part 1 of 3
Wednesday, April 6 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:44 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 11 minutes.

House floor session - Part 2 of 3
Wednesday, April 6 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:04 - Gavel.
06:22 - Discussion regarding the status of the Capital Investment Bonding bill.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 10 minutes.

House floor session - Part 3 of 3
Wednesday, April 6 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:53 - Gavel.
02:35 - Motion to suspend the Rules in order to take up Conference Committee Report on HF3.
45:44 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT on HF3 (Dorman) Omnibus bonding bill providing capital improvements funding for various state departments and higher education institutions including the University of Minnesota, modifying previous bonding, issuing new bonds, and appropriating money.
1:32:23 - Motion to re-refer HF1547 (Hackbarth) Off-highway vehicles regulated, rulemaking required, certain state trail and forest classifications provisions modified, study required, civil penalties provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 2 hour, 6 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, April 4 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:20 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
07:45 - HF2126 (Eastlund) A bill for an act relating to the military; clarifying the pay differential law for state employees who are ordered to active military service.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
10:21 - SF633 (Holberg) A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying provisions relating to the use of freeway or expressway shoulders by transit buses and authorizing the commissioner of transportation to allow such use by metro mobility buses.
13:31 - HF915 (Beard) A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying provisions relating to aeronautics.
17:53 - HF466 (Otremba) A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing certain warehouse laws.
24:44 - Motion to recall SF3 (Rukavina) Minimum wage increase, from committee and place it on the General Register.
Runs 52 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 31 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CONSENT CALENDAR.
09:22 - HF1650 (Ruth) Cosmetology regulatory oversight transfer provided, regulatory provisions modified, and conforming changes provided.
13:56 - HF1820 (Eastlund) Cambridge State Hospital cemetery names the Garden of Remembrance.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
16:40 - HF6 (Severson) A bill for an proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to XIII; recognizing as marriage only a union between one man and one woman.
The CALENDAR FOR THE DAY was continued.
Runs 3 hours, 21 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 30 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued for the day.
Runs 12 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, March 29 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:40 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
07:42 - HF974 (Erhardt) Peace officer operation of any vehicle or combination of vehicles authorized.
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued for the day.
13:54 - HR6 (Knoblach) A house resolution setting the maximum limit on general fund expenditures for the biennium ending June 30, 2007.
Runs 2 hours, 46 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 23 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:35 - Gavel.
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued.
Runs 21 minutes.

House floor session
Tuesday, March 22 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:15 - Gavel.
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued.
Runs 16 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
04:30 - Introductory music by Katie Nelson.
07:49 - Gavel.
The CONSENT CALENDAR was continued.
26:00 - Discussion regarding status of the Capital Investment Bonding bill.
Runs 31 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 17 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:47 - Gavel.
09:38 - Recess for Saint Patrick's Day Performance.
21:40 - Reconvening of the floor session.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
27:55 - SF1210 (Abrams) Clarifying the life span and interest rate of foreign judgments; providing for the docketing and payment in United States dollars of judgments on foreign-money claims.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
31:51 - SF1031 (Seifert) Providing an exception to recreational camping area regulations for the State Fair.
38:10 - HF367 (Kohls) Providing for certain defeasible estates; modifying residential purchase agreement cancellations; amending the foreclosure advice notice.
42:15 - HF423 (Dill) Exempting hot tubs on rental houseboats from regulation as public pools.
Runs 47 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 16 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
The first two minutes of the floor session are not on the archive.
Runs 8 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 14 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:07 - Gavel.
14:03 - MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
SC0005 (Knoblach) Price of Government resolution.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
33:54 - SF532 (Charron) A bill for an act relating to Washington County; making the library board advisory to the county board.
36:37 - HF997 (Howes) A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; authorizing a detached facility in Burns Township under certain conditions.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
38:15 - SF1116 (Samuelson) A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring lifejackets for children aboard watercraft.
Runs 1 hour, 10 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 10 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
CONSENT CALENDAR.
09:44 - HF925 (Gazelka) Making federally conforming changes in Medicare-related coverage; providing financial solvency regulation for stand-alone Medicare Part D prescription drug plans.
12:52 - HF487 (Opatz) Changing terminology for mentally retarded, mental retardation, physically handicapped, and similar terms.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
19:38 - HF1036 (Seifert) A bill for an act relating to state government; the Office of Administrative Hearings; providing state copies of Minnesota Rules to the office; regulating hearings and cases.
26:30 - SF75 (Peterson, N.) A bill for an act relating to motor carriers; exempting household goods movers from fixed compensation requirement when doing certain charitable work.
30:46 - HF47 (Abrams) A bill for an act relating to state aid to cities; correcting the calculation of city aid base.
Runs 43 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, March 9 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:22 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR was continued for the day.
Runs 14 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, March 7 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
12:33 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
23:35 - HF426 (Penas) Extending and codifying the expiration date of the farmer-lender mediation program.
26:11 - HF933 (Loeffler) Recodifying the Motor Vehicle Retail Installment Sales Act.
28:22 - SF518 (Ellison) Hennepin County duplicate campaign finance filings eliminated, and other technical changes provided.
Runs 22 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, March 3 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
07:46 - Gavel.
Runs 18 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, February 28 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:40 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
14:25 - SF262 (Ruth) A bill for an act relating to local government; making technical changes to filing and recording laws.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
18:31 - HF218 (Cornish) A bill for an act relating to energy; extending eligibility to receive the renewable energy production incentive under certain circumstances.
24:18 - SF225 (Magnus) A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing turnback of Legislative Route #268 in Pipestone County.
27:30 - SF685 (Heidgerken) A bill for an act relating to highways; amending description of Legislative Route #143.
29:18 - SF234 (Eken) A bill for an act relating to highways; providing for turnback of highway to Becker County.
MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.
35:00 - HR5 (Sertich) A house resolution expressing the sense of the Minnesota House of Representatives that the Baseball Hall of Fame elect Roger Maris to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Runs 41 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, February 24 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
06:45 - Gavel.
FISCAL CALENDAR.
19:44 - HF248 (Juhnke) Common School District #815, Prinsburg, referendum authority converted; school levy recertification authorized; and private school student exemption percentage modified.
Runs 27 minutes.

House floor session - after the recess
Tuesday, February 22 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:47 - Gavel. FISCAL CALENDAR.
HF3 (Dorman) Capital improvements funding provided for various state departments and higher education institutions including the University of Minnesota, previous bond authorizations modified, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
Runs 2 hours, 49 minutes.

House floor session - before the recess
Tuesday, February 22 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
03:00 - Gavel.
The House went in recess to the call of the Chair.
Runs 10 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, February 21 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:30 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
14:50 - HF871 (Seifert) Authorizing participation of day training and habilitation services providers in state cooperative purchasing agreements; including certain rehabilitation facilities, extended employment providers, and day training and habilitation services providers in the state agency acquisition process.
Runs 23 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, February 17 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
10:30 - Gavel.
CONSENT CALENDAR.
25:11 - HF378 (Nelson, P.) Revisor's bill correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references.
28:47 - SF206 (Hausman) Off-sale liquor license permitted within one-half mile of University of Minnesota College of Agriculture.
Runs 27 minutes.

House floor session - Joint Convention of the House and Senate
Wednesday, February 16 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:46 - House floor session.
Recess.
12:08 - Joint Convention of the House and Senate to elect University of Minnesota Regents.
Runs 36 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, February 14 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:50 - Gavel.
Runs 16 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, February 10 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
09:12 - Gavel.
17:02 - CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT ON HF57 (Knoblach) Deficiency funding provided for specified state agencies, and money appropriated.
23:01 - REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE ON RULES AND LEGISLATIVE ADMINISTRATION.
Adopting Permanent Rules of the House.
Runs 2 hours, 27 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, February 7 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:10 - Gavel.
House floor session.
Runs 17 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, February 3 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:01 - Gavel.
25:30 - HR4 (Vandeveer) A house resolution recognizing February 6, 2005, as "Ronald Reagan Day" in the State of Minnesota.
Runs 33 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, January 31 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:28 - Gavel, and pre-session music.
Runs 22 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, January 27 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
00:35 - Gavel.
Runs 13 minutes.

House floor session
Monday, January 24 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House floor session.
Runs 22 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, January 20 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
SECOND READING OF HOUSE FILES.
06:40 - HF57 (Knoblach) Deficiency funding provided for specified state agencies, and money appropriated.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
39:58 - SF218 (Abrams) Charitable contribution income tax deductions relating to tsunami relief donations accelerated.
Runs 56 minutes.

House floor session
Thursday, January 13 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
01:08 - Gavel.
11:05 - HR2 (Entenza) A house resolution recognizing Tom Smalec for his service to the Minnesota House of Representatives.
18:19 - HR3 (Ellison) A house resolution commemorating the life and work of Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr.
30:43 - The House went in recess in order to hear a song from soloist Kennedy Barber.
Runs 39 minutes.

House floor session
Wednesday, January 12 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House floor session.
Runs 10 minutes.

Edward A. Burdick Tribute
Monday, January 10 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House of Representatives tribute to former Chief Clerk, Edward Burdick.
Participants include Governor Pawlenty, Supreme Court Chief Justice Kathleen Blatz, and former Speakers of the House.
Runs 1 hour.

House Floor Session
Monday, January 10 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
House floor session.
Runs 33 minutes.

House Floor Session
Thursday, January 6 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
02:02 - Gavel.
MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE.
12:33 - Senate Concurrent Resolution 2: Parking space near the Capitol.
22:17 - Senate Concurrent Resolution 3: Adjournment of the Senate and House for more than three days.
Runs 33 minutes.

House Floor Session
Tuesday, January 4 2005 - Archive (Windows Media Plugin) or View on Youtube
05:28 - Gavel of the chamber to order; music by the Land of Lakes Choirboys of Elk River.
12:25 - Gavel of the House to order.
33:00 - Election of Speaker of the House.
1:01:30 - Election of Chief Clerk of the House.
1:24:15 - Resolution on adoption of temporary rules of the House.
1:59:13 - Resolution on appointment of employees of the House.
Runs 2 hours, 23 minutes.

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