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Audio/Video Archives - 2007-2008 Regular Session

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Transportation Finance Division

4/25/2007
Meeting at 3:00 PM
Agenda:
HF946 (Lieder) Omnibus transportation finance bill.

Taxes

4/24/2007
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House Taxes Committee
Meeting at 1:30 PM
Agenda:
Omnibus tax bill - public testimony will be taken ** THE COMMITTEE WILL RECONVENE AT 6PM ** Tax Omnibus Bill mark up.

Taxes

4/23/2007
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House Taxes Committee
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF2443 (Lenczewski) Card club operations gross receipts tax imposed, and combined receipts tax on gambling reduced. HF2446 (Howes) Emily wastewater treatment facility construction materials sales tax exemption provided. HF2438 (Dettmer) Centerville; property located within certain tax increment financing districts defined as not commercial industrial property for purposes of metropolitan revenue distribution. ** THE COMMITTEE WILL RECONVENE AT 4PM ** Omnibus tax bill overview

Transportation Finance Division

4/23/2007
Meeting at 3:30 PM
Agenda:
HF946 (Lieder) Omnibus transportation finance bill

Housing Policy and Finance and Public Health Finance Division

4/17/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Mesothelioma and work related cancer

Taxes

4/16/2007
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House Taxes Committee
Meeting at 1:30 PM
Agenda:
HF2422 (Clark) Alcohol health impact fund established, and alcohol health impact fee imposed HF1738 (Greiling) Individual income tax rates modified, and revenues deposited in a K-12 education account. HF1932 (Jaros) Income tax rates modified HF60 (Brod) Income tax rates reduced. HF62 (Brod) Income tax rates reduced. HF608 (DeLaForest) has been removed.

Finance

4/16/2007
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House Finance Committee
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF931 (Mullery) Predatory mortgage lending practices prohibited, and civil and criminal penalties imposed. SF238 (Huntley) Freedom to Breathe Act of 2007 adopted establishing public policy to protect employees and the public from hazards of secondhand smoke and prohibiting persons from smoking in specified areas. SF585 (Doty) National register of historic places property sale or lease restrictions repeal. HF1901 (Faust) World War II veterans memorial dedication activities funding provided, and money appropriated.

Ways and Means

4/13/2007
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Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF 1048 (Pelowski) Employee Relations Department abolished and duties transferred, and employee protections provided SF2096 (Anderson) Environment, Natural Resources and Energy Omnibus Appropriations HF2227 (Juhnke) Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Omnibus Bill. HF829 (Paymar) Public Safety Finance Omnibus Bill.

Finance

4/12/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)

Finance

4/12/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)

Finance

4/12/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)

Finance

4/12/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. SF1989 (Pappas) Higher Education Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2089 (Tomassoni) Jobs and Economic Development Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF797 (Rukavina) Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF2171 (Berglin) Health Care and Human Services Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF297 (Huntley) Health Care and Human Services Finance Omnibus Bill --HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions)

Finance

4/11/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF6 (Greiling) K-12 Finance Omnibus Bill, incorporating --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF1997 (Betzold) State Departments Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF953 (Kahn) State Government Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF6 (Greiling) K-12 Finance Omnibus Bill, incorporating --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF1997 (Betzold) State Departments Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF953 (Kahn) State Government Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill

Finance

4/11/2007
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF6 (Greiling) K-12 Finance Omnibus Bill, incorporating --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF1997 (Betzold) State Departments Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF953 (Kahn) State Government Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF6 (Greiling) K-12 Finance Omnibus Bill, incorporating --HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) SF1997 (Betzold) State Departments Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF953 (Kahn) State Government Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Omnibus Bill

Finance

4/10/2007
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House Finance Committee
Meeting at 1:30 PM
Agenda:
HF1078 (Huntley) Hospital public interest review and alternative approval process modified. SF2096 (Anderson) Environment, Natural Resources and Energy Omnibus Appropriations Bill, incorporating --HF1651 (Wagenius) Environment and Natural Resources Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1392 (Hilty) Energy Policy and Finance Omnibus Bill --HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Omnibus Bill (portions) HF2227 (Juhnke) Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Omnibus Bill HF829 (Paymar) Public Safety Finance Omnibus Bill

Finance

4/2/2007
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House Finance Committee
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1660 (Jaros) Minnesota Heritage Finance Division Omnibus Bill HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Division Omnibus Bill HF2241 (Clark) Housing Policy and Public Health Finance Division Omnibus Bill HF648 (Mahoney) Unemployment Insurance policy, housekeeping, and style modifications provided; administrative rules incorporated into statute; and fraud penalties modified. HF854 (Sailer) Video display device collection, transportation, and recycling provided; and civil penalties imposed. HF1940 (Beard) Airport funding advisory task force and state airports fund established, and money appropriated. HF1078 (Huntley) Hospital public interest review and alternative approval process modified. HF931 (Mullery) Predatory mortgage lending practices prohibited, and civil and criminal penalties imposed. HF2245 (Greiling) General education aid modified. HF2068 (Jaros) Minnesota Film and TV Board funding provided, and money appropriated. HF667 (Simon) Major highway projects annual report filing required. Bill removed: HF1351 (Hornstein) Transportation Policy Omnibus Bill.

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/30/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/30/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/30/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF297 (Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill

Public Safety Finance Division

3/29/2007
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Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Omnibus Public Safety Finance bill * copies of the bill are available outside Room 568 SOB

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/29/2007
Meeting at 12:00 PM
Agenda:
HF297(Huntley) health care and human services finance division omnibus bill - public testimony The delete-all amendment will be available to the public at 11 a.m. outside House Duplicating, G35 State Office Building.

Housing Policy and Finance and Public Health Finance Division

3/28/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1891 (Haws) Veterans Homes Board member and executive director service qualifications modified HF2100 (Clark) Bisphenol-A and phthalates prohibited in products for young children HF917 (Clark) Lindane health impact on children study committee established, and report required HF2148 (Clark) Minneapolis schools fragrance-free pilot project created HF2241 (Clark) Health and human services grants and programs and Housing Finance Agency funding provided, and money appropriated (Governor's budget) Removed: HF1726

Energy Finance and Policy Division

3/28/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
Added to the agenda HF1392 (Hilty) omnibus energy finance bill HF436 (Hilty) Next Generation Energy Act of 2007 adopted establishing energy policy goals and providing for renewable energy obligations.

K-12 Finance Division

3/27/2007
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Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF6 (Greiling) Omnibus K-12 Education bill

Finance

3/26/2007
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House Finance Committee
Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
HF20 (Thissen) Prekindergarten scholarship granting organizations contribution income tax credit provided. HF123 (Slawik) Education expense tax credit and deduction applied to certain expenditures for prekindergarten expenses and museum memberships. HF1264 (Eastlund) Early childhood education access grants contribution and early childhood educational expenses income tax credit authorized. HF719 (Dill) Lake County; temporary suspension of tax-forfeited lands proceeds provided to reimburse county for purchase of Clair A. Nelson Memorial Forest land. HF849 (Moe) Shoreland resorts development regulation provided. SF463 (Hortman) Notaries public fees increase HF1221 (Kalin) Energy savings activities required under the conservation investment program. HF305 (Huntley) Freedom to Breathe Act of 2007 adopted establishing public policy to protect employees and the public from hazards of secondhand smoke and prohibiting persons from smoking in specified areas.

Early Childhood Learning Finance Division

3/26/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus bill Final action will be taken

Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division

3/23/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF2107 (Masin) Telecommunications goals provided, and broadband policy director and advisory board established. HFXXXX (Johnson) Statewide cable franchising. (Continued from March 16) Draft copies of this legislation are available outside 578 State Office Building. Those interested in testifying on this legislation, please contact Elizabeth Emerson, Committee Administrator, at (651) 296-7175 or elizabeth.emerson@house.mn.

Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division

3/22/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Bills not heard in the morning meeting will be moved to the evening meeting: Additional bills may be added to the evening meeting. HF904 (Dill) Land acquisition, land owners' bill of rights, and mineral interest record requirements modified; state park additions and deletions provided; and public and private sales and conveyances of state lands authorized. HF1674 (Eken) Environmental review rules relating to biofuel production facilities adoption required. HF1913 (Wagenius) Natural resources terms defined relating to native prairie restoration. HF1421 (Wagenius) Natural Resources Department easement acquisition requirements established. HF1540 (Wagenius) Endocrine disruptors in waters of the state report required. HF589 (Peterson, A.) Clean energy equipment loan program established; cellulosic biofuel development and bioenergy initiatives provided; Reinvest in Minnesota energy program created; enforcement provided; technical committee authorized, and money appropriated. Watersheds, Wetlands and Buffer Protection subcommittee report HF577 (Hansen) BSWR omnibus bill HF1536 (Hansen) Mississippi River barrier construction provided to prevent aquatic invasive species from migrating up river, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF1885 (Hansen) Invasive species emergency management provided, and money appropriated. HF1476 (Knuth) Individual sewage treatment systems provisions modified. HF1980 (Swails) Point of use water treatment evaluation provided, and money appropriated. HF1116 (Dill) Has been removed. HF1418 (Eken) Has been removed. HF1316 (Hortman) Has been removed.
Meeting at 6:30 PM
Agenda:
Bills not heard in the morning hearing will be heard now. BILLS ADDED: HF1416 (Ward) Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area Citizens Advisory Council established, state park permit exemption provided, and money appropriated. HF1885 (Hansen) Invasive species emergency management provided, and money appropriated. HF419 (Sailer) Off-highway vehicle damage account modified. HF1280 (Hortman) Diesel truck idling reduction device grants provided, and money appropriated. HF294 (Mullery) Pollution Control Agency structure modified. HF1750 (Hansen) Mississippi River critical area program report required. HF1127 (Moe) Four-by-four truck trail development restricted. HF1016 (Hansen) Forest pest control measures provided, approved firewood required on land administered by the commissioner of natural resources, and sale and distribution of firewood regulated. HF1621 (Bunn) Environmental health tracking and biomonitoring program established, and money appropriated.

Ways and Means

3/22/2007
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Meeting at 12:00 AM
Agenda:
HF274 (Juhnke) Rural Finance Authority agricultural loan funding provided HF958 (Solberg) State agencies deficiency funding provided HF946 (Lieder) Omnibus transportation finance bill

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/22/2007
Meeting at 12:00 PM
Agenda:
HF1807 (Huntley) Inpatient hospital services payment required on a fee-for-services basis for the general assistance medical care program. HF842 (Huntley) Child care, children and family, licensing, health care, continuing care, mental health, health insurance, and Department of Health provisions modified; and money appropriated. HF1073 (Hamilton) Prescription drug removal from the formulary notice required. HF1404 (Thissen) Hospital outpatient services rate increase provided for a specified essential hospital for children with disabilities. HF1395 (Eken) Nursing facilities, ICFs/MR, and community-based long-term care providers rate increases provided; nursing facility payment rates floor established; long-term care payment rate account established; and money appropriated. HF1857 (Eken) Native American juvenile treatment center study and predesign funding provided, and money appropriated. HF1289 (Heidgerken) Nursing home per diem reimbursements determination procedures modified.

Early Childhood Learning Finance Division

3/22/2007
Meeting at 4:00 PM
Agenda:
HF1056 (Slawik) Early Childhood Learning Finance Omnibus bill We'll continue discussion on the bill and take public testimony. No final action will be taken. If anyone is interested in providing public testimony, please contact the Committee Administrator, Sara Benzkofer at 651.296.4305 or sara.benzkofer@house.mn

Governmental Operations, Reform, Technology and Elections

3/21/2007
Meeting at 7:30 AM
Agenda:
HF1336 (Mahoney) Council of High Pressure Piping Systems established and fees established. HF1190 (Nelson) Plumbing Council established. HF1172 (Wollschlager) Revenue Department debt collection time limits, collection costs, and referrals provisions modified. HF1494 (Simon) Campaign finance contribution limits provided for certain candidates. HF1957 (Bigham) State employee combined charities campaign registration process streamlined. HF1303 (Welti) Open meeting law; meetings by telephones or other electronic means authorized under certain conditions. HF1555 (Simon) Energy forward pricing mechanisms terms defined. Bills added to agenda: HF176 (Thissen) Preservation of State Documents Act established. HF1598 (Lillie) Labor agreements and compensation plans ratified; Minnesota Law Enforcement Assoc., Minnesota Nurses Assoc., and the Office of Higher Education. HF333 (Lillie) State employees compensated for time they were not able to work due to the 2005 partial government shutdown

K-12 Finance Division

3/21/2007
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Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF1153 (Sertich) Independent School District No. 698, Floodwood, fund transfer authorized, and money appropriated. HF389 (Hamilton) Jackson County Central school district fund transfer authorized HF1000 (Welti) Consolidating school districts account flexibility created; and ISD 2899, Plainview-Elgin-Milliville, fund balance adjustment authorized HF1427 (Ward) Independent School District No. 181, Brainerd, fund transfer authorized. HF1320 (Severson) Statutory operating debt fund transfers for school districts authorized. HF1795 (Greiling) Independent School District No. 623, Roseville, fund transfer authorized. HF1796 (Marquart) Independent School District No. 852, Campbell-Tintah, fund transfer authorized. Disparities in Student Support and Service Subcommittee Report: HF989 (Hilstrom) Open enrollment students authorized to participate in academic courses and extracurricular and cocurricular activities on the same basis as resident district students. HF2151 (Hilstrom) Minnesota State High School League rules subjected to the Administrative Procedure Act.

Property Tax Relief and Local Sales Tax Division

3/20/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF2142 (Marquart) Citizens Property Tax Relief Omnibus Bill. Property tax class rates modified, rural woodlands classification provided, seasonal recreational property tax deferral program established, market value exclusions provided, monthly payments authorized, and money appropriated HF1819 (M. Murphy) Proctor sales taxes authorized. HF1820 (Lieder) Crookston sales and use tax authorized. HF1894 (Dill) Cook County local sales tax extension authorized. HF2059 (Dill) Ely local sales and use tax authorized HF536 (Loeffler) Energy efficient new commercial property assessed market value reduction provided. HF2231 (Brown) Local government aid for towns ** added to agenda ** HF2242 (Marquart) Reducing the class rate on certain seasonal restaurant property ** added to agenda **

Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division

3/20/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF849 (Moe) Shoreland resorts development regulation provided. HF1663 (Moe) Wild rice; genetically-engineered organisms regulation provisions modified. HF593 (Juhnke) Public waters wetlands access restrictions modified. HFXXXX (Scalze) Watercraft license fees. Bills Added: HF1750 (Hansen) Critical Areas Act of 1973 modified, and money appropriated. HF1885 (Hansen) Invasive species emergency management provided, and money appropriated. HF1343 (Hansen) has been removed. HF1662 (Moe) has been removed.

Finance

3/19/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF274 (Juhnke) Rural Finance Authority agricultural loan funding provided. HF946 (Lieder) Transportation finance omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF274 (Juhnke) Rural Finance Authority agricultural loan funding provided. HF946 (Lieder) Transportation finance omnibus bill

Capital Investment Finance Division

3/19/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
Presentation of omnibus capital investment finance bill

Finance

3/19/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF274 (Juhnke) Rural Finance Authority agricultural loan funding provided. HF946 (Lieder) Transportation finance omnibus bill
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF274 (Juhnke) Rural Finance Authority agricultural loan funding provided. HF946 (Lieder) Transportation finance omnibus bill

Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division

3/16/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HFXXXX (Johnson) Statewide cable franchising. Draft copies of this legislation are available outside 578 State Office Building Those interested in testifying on this legislation, please contact Elizabeth Emerson, Committee Administrator, at (651) 296-7175 or elizabeth.emerson@house.mn.

3/16/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
Budget resolution

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/15/2007
Meeting at 12:00 PM
Agenda:
HF305 (Huntley) Freedom to Breathe Act of 2007 adopted establishing public policy to protect employees and the public from hazards of secondhand smoke and prohibiting persons from smoking in specified areas. HF1807 (Huntley) Inpatient hospital services payment required on a fee-for-services basis for the general assistance medical care program. HF842 (Huntley) Child care, children and family, licensing, health care, continuing care, mental health, health insurance and Department of Health provisions modified. Public testimony on Articles 1,3,5,6,7,9 HF1811 (Huntley) Removed from the agenda.

Transportation Finance Division

3/15/2007
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Meeting at 4:00 PM
Agenda:
Presentation of omnibus transportation finance bill HF311 (Hornstein) Cell phones; moving violation fines doubled when committed while operating mobile phone. HF1058 (Thissen) Automatic enforcement of official traffic-control devices authorized.

Public Safety Finance Division

3/14/2007
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Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF425 (Paymar) Authorizing emergency grants to victims of motor vehicle theft HF787 (Hosch) Providing for the purchase of portable radios and related equipment by local government units participating ins tatewide public safety radio communication systems. HF503 (Hilstrom) Making it a crime to use the internet to solicit children to engage in sexual contact. HF1464 (Hilstrom) Increasing 911 emergency telecommunications service fee; providing for completion of statewide public safety radio communication system. HF693 (Lesch) Authorizing payment of drivers' license reinstatement fee and surcharge in installment payments ***refer to Transportation Finance Division***

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/14/2007
Meeting at 12:00 PM
Agenda:
HF1405 (Thissen) Incidental nursing services coverage authorized under the elderly waiver, rate exceptions provided, and elderly waiver reimbursement rate limits increased. HF 320 (Anzelc) Public Employees Retirement Association nursing facilities cost reimbursement methods established, and money appropriated. HF721 (Fritz) Long-term care provider rates increased, new nursing facility case mix indices use required, MinnesotaCare employer-subsidized coverage exemption provided, and initiatives and study required. HF1408 (Howes) Programs for the all-inclusive care of the elderly (PACE) programs authorization modified.

Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division

3/13/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
MN League of Conservation Voters HF926 (Peterson, A.) Septic systems' impact on the environment study provided through the University of Minnesota Extension Service, and money appropriated. HF1488 (Peterson, A.) Ecological services for native habitats funding provided, and money appropriated. HF1489 (Peterson, A.) Clean Water Legacy Act ecological services funding provided, and money appropriated. HF 607 (Anzelc) Plasma torch gasification facility feasibility study funding provided, and funding appropriated. HF944 (Juhnke) Fishing; Let's Go Fishing grants provided to promote fishing opportunities, and money appropriated. HF299 (Dill) Timber permit extension, cancellation, and terminations provided. HF602 (Dill) International Wolf Center renovations funding provided, and money appropriated. Removed: HF354 (Anzelc)

Housing Policy and Finance and Public Health Finance Division

3/13/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF250 (Peterson, A.) Ambulance service and interhospital transfer provisions modified. HF869 (Sailer) Urban and tribal Indian housing programs funding provided, and money appropriated. HF1233 (Benson) Foodshelf programs funding provided, and money appropriated. HF724 (Madore) Family homeless prevention and assistance program funding provided, and money appropriated.
Meeting at 5:00 PM
Agenda:
HF595 (Laine) Family visiting program provisions modified, and money appropriated. HF939 (Kranz) Deed tax percentage adjusted, rental housing assistance provided, housing account for leverage opportunity established, and money appropriated.

Health and Human Services

3/13/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF1067 (Huntley) Mental health provisions modified, county board duties clarified, mental health service delivery reform provided, grants authorized; and medical assistance and MinnesotaCare coverage modified. HF605 (Walker) Minnesota Family Investment Program and child care provisions modified. HF609 (Loeffler) Food stamp requirements modified. HF746 (Thissen) Family stabilization services program established, work participation bonus provided, work for low-income families support funding provided, and money appropriated. HF842 (Huntley) Child care, children and family, licensing, health care, continuing care, mental health, health insurance and Department of Health provisions modified. HF1401 (Fritz) Reverse mortgage incentive program established, eligibility requirements and other standards provided. HF916 (Thissen) Child care centers and homes inspections and reports required.
Meeting at 6:30 PM
Agenda:
HF1409 (Gottwalt) Well contractor's license provisions modified. HF1873 (Bunn) Health care cost containment goals annual reports required, medical expenditure review committee and health care transformation task force established, performance payments modified, grants provided. HF1856 (Huntley) Universal health coverage provided, health care access portal established, dependent coverage extended, tax credits provided, prevention programs established, and money appropriated. HF1726 (Thissen) Health Records Act adopted. HF1588 (Winkler) State employees electronic health records pilot project established. HF1870 (Thissen) Uniform health plan claims processing required. HF1809 (Dominguez) Essential community provider status applications and renewals authorized, safety net health care providers grants provided, reimbursement rates modified, MinnesotaCare outreach grants and study required, and money appropriated HF297 (Huntley) Health care premiums restricted, universal health care plan required, MinnesotaCare provisions modified, residents right to affordable health care stated, money appropriated, and constitutional amendment proposed.

Finance

3/12/2007
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House Finance Committee
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1048 (Pelowski) Department of Employee Relations abolished and duties transferred; Employee protections provided. HF777 (Lesch) Housing opportunity tax abatement program established. HF1208 (Mahoney) State Building Code modified, and construction code and licensing provisions modified and recodified. HF906 (Thissen) Birth defects information system funding provided, and money appropriated. HF958 (Solberg) State agencies deficiency funding provided, and money appropriated. Presentation of State Fee Report and highlights from Departmental Earnings Report

Energy Finance and Policy Division

3/12/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF375 (Ruud) Global Warming Mitigation Act adopted.

Minnesota Heritage Finance Division

3/12/2007
Meeting at 4:00 PM
Agenda:
Informational overview from public television HF1181 (Kahn) A bill for an act relating to communications; appropriating money for grants to noncommercial television. Informational overview for public radio HF1154 (Olin) A bill for an act relating to public radio; appropriating money for Minnesota Public Radio, Inc., and for public educational radio stations. Informational interview for AMPERS Explore Minnesota HF1344 (Kranz) A bill for an act relating to state government finance; appropriating money for the Minnesota Amateur Sports Commission.

Ways and Means

3/9/2007
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Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
Price of government Testimony from members of the House of Representatives. All members have been invited to present their ideas and recommendations regarding the budget/targets.

Public Safety and Civil Justice

3/8/2007
Meeting at 12:30 PM
Agenda:
HF34 (Kahn) Establishing state policy for stem cell research; providing criminal penalties; appropriating money. HF196 (Greiling) Changing mental health provisions; requiring mental health assessments for certain inmates. HF611 (Anzelc) Protecting certain communication in the workplace between labor organizations and employees; prohibiting certain employer conduct; providing civil remedies. HF738 (Greiling) Civil commitment: expanding early intervention services. HF1178 (Lillie) Requiring driver's license endorsement to operate three-wheeled motorcycle.

Capital Investment Finance Division

3/8/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
Presentation from Metro Transitways Development Board HF418 (Bigham) Red Rock Corridor transitway funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF379 (Hausman) St. Paul Union Depot improvements provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF380 (Hausman) High-speed rail line between St. Paul and Chicago state's share provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF386 (Kalin) St. Paul to Hinckley Rush Line Corridor provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF381 (Hausman) Central Corridor Transit Way between St. Paul and Minneapolis provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF1216 (Simon) Southwest transitway corridor draft environmental impact statement and preliminary engineering funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF1371 (Murphy, M.) North Shore Express Intercity Rail Initiative funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF959 (Bunn) I-94 corridor transportation and transit improvements funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF581 (Lenczewski) I-494 corridor transit way feasibility study provided, and money appropriated. Bill added: HF1782 (Haws) - Technical analysis of extension of commuter rail service to Rice provided and money appropriated.

Biosciences and Emerging Technology

3/7/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1462 (Liebling) Biobusiness center construction materials sales tax exemption provided. HF1256 (Masin) Bioscience business development and commercialization grants provided, report required, and money appropriated.

Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division

3/6/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Discussion on PFOS and PFOA contamination MN Conservation Corps Review HF538 (Peterson, A.) Minnesota Conservation Corps funding provided, and money appropriated. MN League of Conservation Voters report presentation

Health Care and Human Services Finance Division

3/6/2007
Meeting at 12:30 PM
Agenda:
HF727 (Tschumper) Waivered services program for persons with developmental disabilities county repayment requirement eliminated for certain expenditures. HF725 (Madore) Assistive technology provided for people with disabilities, statewide study and reports required, and money appropriated. HF706 (Hosch) Medical assistance employed persons with disabilities program modified, and commissioner directed to seek federal approval. HF784 (Murphy, E.) Medical assistance asset limit and excess income standard for aged, blind, or disabled persons increased.

Transportation Finance Division

3/6/2007
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Meeting at 4:00 PM
Agenda:
HF946 (Lieder) Motor fuel and motor vehicle taxes increased, county transportation taxes authorized, transportation impact fees imposed, highway and bridge construction provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF23 (Erhardt) County wheelage tax authorized, vehicle registration tax provisions modified, transit fund and accounts established, motor vehicle sales tax revenues distributed, motor fuel tax rates modified, bonds authorized, and money appropriated. HF799 (Holberg) Transportation, Metropolitan Council, and public safety funding provided; bonds issued; fees, funds, and accounts modified; motor vehicle sales and lease tax proceeds allocated, and money appropriated. HFXXXX (Koenen) has been removed from the agenda.

Ways and Means

3/5/2007
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Meeting at 9:00 AM
Agenda:
February forecast presentation by State Economist Tom Stinson and Daniel E. Laughenburg, vice president and chief economist, Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

Finance

3/5/2007
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Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF163 (Huntley) Duluth postemployment benefits accounts authorized to pay benefits to retired employees and to generate revenue dedicated to meet certain city obligations. HF9 (Juhnke) Dairy investment income and corporate franchise tax credit provided for qualifying investments in dairy operations. HF158 (Urdahl) Livestock farming operations construction materials sales tax exemption provided. HF446 (Kahn) Outdoor light pollution restricted. HF539 (Juhnke) Trunk highway Route No. 145 technical correction provided, and Legislative Route No. 262 removed. Presentations by House fiscal staff about division accounts and funding base.

Taxes

3/5/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF862 (Liebling) Taxpayer assistance toll-free telephone lines required. HF517 (Nelson) Tax information reporting requirements expanded. HF1509 (Tschumper) Toll-free telephone access required for taxpayer assistance, income tax return processing provided, withholding returns electronic filing required, sales tax assistance study and additional auditors provided, and money appropriated HF1614 (Lenczewski) Tax compliance expanded efforts required, and money appropriated HF879 (Nelson) Contractor payment withholdings required. HF1503 (Walker) Low income taxpayer assistance Bills Added HF843 (Benson) Electronic filing of individual income tax returns through the Department of Revenue Web site HFXXX (Loeffler) Taxpayer assistance grant administration; notification and timing HFXXX (Bunn) Tax Compliance; Merit pay for tax compliance auditors

Labor and Consumer Protection Division

3/2/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF53 (Lesch) Discrimination in auto insurance prohibited based on geographical area. HF933 (Tillberry) Vehicle Protection Product Act adopted. HF1022 (Knuth) Rental vehicle no-fault auto insurance coverages regulated. HF512 (Atkins) Gift certificate and gift card expiration dates and service fees prohibited. HF664 (Bigham) has been removed from the agenda

Commerce and Labor

3/1/2007
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Meeting at 4:00 PM
Agenda:
HF305 (Huntley) A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Freedom to Breathe Act of 2007; establishing public policy to protect employees and the general public from the known hazards of secondhand smoke; requiring persons to refrain from smoking in certain areas Those interested in testifying may contact the Committee Administrator, Elizabeth Emerson at (651) 296-7175 or elizabeth.emerson@house.mn A website for comments and a short survey is provided at www.house.mn/commerce. (Results of this survey and comments will be provided to all committee members.)

Governmental Operations, Reform, Technology and Elections

2/28/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Campaign Finance and Disclosure Board: Confirmation hearing of new board members. HF1034 (Peterson, A) Heating and cooling policy for state building projects. HF15/SF19* (Hilstrom) Legislative Commission on Metropolitan Government terminated.

Higher Education and Work Force Development Policy and Finance Division

2/27/2007
Meeting at 12:30 PM
Agenda:
HF34 (Kahn) Stem cell research state policy established authorizing the University of Minnesota to spend state-appropriated funds on stem cell research and criminal penalties imposed (continued from Feb. 22 agenda). HF771 (Mariani) A resolution memorializing the president and Congress to promote the United States' ability to compete in the global marketplace for talented and necessary workers. HF874 (Anzelc) Northome municipal building funding provided. HF640 (Howes) Walker Area Community Center funding provided HF358, HF118, HF461 and HF519 have been removed from the agenda.
Meeting at 6:30 PM
Agenda:
Consider the governor's nominees for regents of the University of Minnesota for possible presentation to a joint convention of the Legislature.

Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division

2/27/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
Overview from the Pollution Control Agency

Biosciences and Emerging Technology

2/27/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF589 (Peterson, A.) Bioenergy producer payment program established for cellulosic biofuel production, bioenergy production incentive program and working lands conservation program created, bonds issued, and money appropriated. HF769 (Hansen) Native plant agronomic research funding provided, technical advisory committee established, and money appropriated.

Health and Human Services

2/27/2007
Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF320 (Anzelc) establishing a method to determine reimbursement of nursing facility Public Employees Retirement Association costs HF400 (Hosch) allowing contracts with nursing facilities for the provision of additional specialized services; modifying reimbursement for short-stay residents; increasing nursing facility operating payment rates; implementing new case mix indices and providing interim rate adjustments; rebasing nursing facility rates; providing additional nursing facility quality add-ons HF401 (Thissen) providing additional criteria for ranking nursing facility moratorium exception proposals; increasing the limit on allowable interest on equipment; increasing the replacement-cost-new per bed limit; providing reimbursement for certain nursing facility property costs; authorizing funding of moratorium exception projects HF721 (Fritz) providing long-term care provider rate increases; requiring the use of new nursing facility case mix indices; providing an exemption from the MinnesotaCare program prohibition on employer-subsidized coverage; requiring workforce initiatives; requiring a study of nursing facility rate rebasing HFXXX (Thissen) has been removed from the agenda

Finance

2/26/2007
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Meeting at 8:30 AM
Agenda:
HF472 (Morrow) Renewable energy production incentives eligibility period extended. HF779 (Bly) Native American languages; Council on Indigenous Languages funding provided, and money appropriated. Presentations by House fiscal staff about division accounts and funding base

Property Tax Relief and Local Sales Tax Division

2/23/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF96 (Mullery) Property tax refunds paid to estates in certain circumstances. HF856 (Atkins) Homestead property taxes limited to a percentage of homeowner's income. HF590 (Loeffler) Property tax statement required to contain additional information. HF1182 (Loeffler) Homestead property taxes limited for persons at least age 65 to a percentage of income under certain conditions HF449 (Murphy, M.) Property tax refund program extended to residents of certain nursing homes. HF1129 (Doty) senior deferral HF432 (Paymar) Limited market value law extended for two years. Bill Removed for today's agenda: HF957 (Zellers) Providing a property tax cap for long-term homeowners age 65 or older

Labor and Consumer Protection Division

2/23/2007
Meeting at 10:00 AM
Agenda:
HF966 (Howes) Nurse overtime orders of compliance authorized. HF554 (Nelson) Employee Free Choice Act support memorialized by resolution to Congress. HF643 (Hansen) Meatpacking industry workers bill of rights and ombudsman position established. HF648 (Mahoney) Unemployment Insurance policy, housekeeping, and style modifications provided; administrative rules incorporated into statute; and fraud penalties modified. HF219 (Walker) A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying use of personal sick leave benefits

Public Safety Finance Division

2/22/2007
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Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
911/ARMER CriMNet

K-12 Finance Division

2/22/2007
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Meeting at 2:15 PM
Agenda:
HF417 (Bigham) Elementary and middle school years education international baccalaureate pilot program established. HF233 (Hilstrom) International Baccalaureate pilot program established across all grades of a school district. HF804 (Atkins) International Baccalaureate, pre-Advanced Placement and Advanced Placement programs participation increased. HF1088 (Davnie) College in the Schools HF806 (Faust) Career and technical revenue increased for school districts.

Governmental Operations, Reform, Technology and Elections

2/21/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1 (Thissen) Children's health security account and program created. HF616 (Hilstrom) Major political party nomination 10 percent requirement eliminated. ( Bill has been removed from agenda) HF132 (Mahoney) Minnesota Biomedical Sciences Research Facilities Authority and funding program established.

Higher Education and Work Force Development Policy and Finance Division

2/21/2007
Meeting at 12:30 PM
Agenda:
Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board budget overview Bureau of Mediation Services budget overview HF398 (Huntley) regulating tuition and fees paid by Wisconsin students attending the University of Minnesota

Governmental Operations, Reform, Technology and Elections

2/20/2007
Meeting at 8:00 AM
Agenda:
HF1048 (Pelowski) Abolishing the Department of Employee Relations. HF132 (Mahoney) Minnesota Biomedical Science Research Facilities Authority and funding program established. HF376 (Paulsen) State contracts Web site established.
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