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Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance

3/13/2012
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Bills Added:
HF2706 (Kriesel) - Automobile theft and financial crime prevention grant awards expanded and funds transferred.
HF2585 (Kriesel) - Statewide Radio Board authority expanded and updated to include the latest emergency communication technologies, Statewide Radio Board authorized to elect to become a statewide emergency communication board, tribal governments included in regional radio board structure, and comprehensive authority provided under board to address all emergency communications.
HF2723 (Woodard) - Criminal records expungement for individuals who have received stays of adjudication or diversion authorized, expungements without petitions authorized in cases where charges were dismissed against a person upon prosecutorial approval and with victim notification, persons petitioning for expungement required to provide a copy of the criminal complaint or police report, and opening of expunged records without a court hearing authorized in limited circumstances.
HF2744 (Cornish) - Predatory offender community notification law clarified by adding cross-references.

Veterans Services Division

3/12/2012
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Additional bills may be added NOTE: HF2601 and HF2157 will be heard jointly and will be also heard first on the agenda. Presentations by Minnesota State Colleges and Univiersities (MNSCU) Re-entry programs for Veterans
Bills Added:
HF2601 (Hancock) - Bemidji; Northern Minnesota Veterans Home funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2157 (Persell) - Bemidji; veterans facility establishment funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1982 (McElfatrick) - Veteran education program established, and money appropriated.
HF2640 (Dettmer) - Pay differential law amended as it applies to school district employees who are members of the National Guard or any other reserve unit.
Attachments:

Taxes

3/12/2012
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Data Practices Subcommittee

3/12/2012
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*Order of bills is subject to change.
Bills Added:
HF1784 (Anzelc) - Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board regulated, and classification of loan or equity investment application data modified.
HF2647 (Myhra) - Public data definition relating to agreements involving payment of public money clarified.
HF2701 (Holberg) - Expedited data requests provided, subcontract filing with government entity required, and other miscellaneous changes made.
HF2668 (Holberg) - Fiscal note unofficial data classified.
HF2044 (Petersen) - Natural resources department electronic licensing classifications repealed.
HF2009 (Abeler) - Human services legal provisions changed; human services licensing, licensing data, and the Office of Inspector General related provisions modified; Human Services Background Studies Act amended; municipal license provisions modified; program integrity monitoring provided for; data sharing required; eligibility determinations required; and report required.

Transportation Policy and Finance

3/12/2012
HF2685 will be the vehicle for an omnibus transportation policy bill. A proposed delete-all amendment will be posted to the committee web page by 5 p.m. Saturday, March 10. Monday's committee will include a walk-through of the delete-all and testimony. Amendments will be considered and a vote will be taken on the bill at the Wednesday, March 14 hearing.
Bills Added:
HF1670 (Hoppe) - Pupil transportation; federal substance testing allowed to fulfill testing requirements for type III vehicle drivers.
HF2032 (Myhra) - Retail sale definition modified, and motor vehicle lease sales tax revenue use clarified.
HF2328 (Beard) - Air flight property tax levies, aircraft fuel taxes, and aircraft registration taxes and filing fees provisions modified.
HF2685 (Beard) - Omnibus transportation bill.
HF2232 (Drazkowski) - Department of Human Services data sharing required, public assistance fraud investigation required, and eligibility determinations required.
HF2378 (Vogel) - Design-build projects approved under pilot program completion authorized.
HF1333 (Nelson) - Construction manager contracting authority and related regulations provided for, and legislative report on contracting required.
HF1901 (McFarlane) - Scrap vehicle purchasing regulation amended.
Attachments:
H2378DE2.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1333DE1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1901DE4_1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H2032A1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H2685DE1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1670A1.pdf (3/12/2012)
H2232A2_2.pdf (3/12/2012)
H2232DE1-2.pdf (3/8/2012)
H2378DE2.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1333DE1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1901DE4_1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H2032A1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H2685DE1_1.pdf (3/9/2012)
H1670A1.pdf (3/12/2012)
H2232A2_2.pdf (3/12/2012)
H2232DE1-2.pdf (3/8/2012)

Civil Law

3/12/2012
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*The order in which the bills may be heard is subject to change. **Bills that are not heard on March 12 will be added to the March 14 agenda. ***HF 2555 has been added to the agenda.
Bills Added:
HF2160 (Cornish) - Fingerprints permitted to be taken by law enforcement for any offender interacting with the criminal justice system for any offense to eliminate a suspense record.
HF2308 (Kieffer) - Foreclosure consultant provisions modified.
HF2009 (Abeler) - Human services legal provisions changed; human services licensing, licensing data, and the Office of Inspector General related provisions modified; Human Services Background Studies Act amended; municipal license provisions modified; program integrity monitoring provided for; data sharing required; eligibility determinations required; and report required.
HF1865 (Mack) - Minnesota Ski Safety Act adopted.
HF1994 (Gottwalt) - Health and human services policy provisions changed; provisions modified relating to continuing care, telephone equipment program, chemical and mental health, and health care; comprehensive assessment and case management services reformed; and technical changes made.
HF2527 (Mazorol) - Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act approved by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Law enacted.
HF2505 (Mullery) - Post office box number designation permitted in the annual report of the conservator.
HF1819 (Dettmer) - Beyond the Yellow Ribbon civil immunity provided, and business discrimination provision modified.
HF2398 (Anderson) - Omnibus agriculture bill.
HF2476 (Holberg) - Child support 20-year survival judgements provisions eliminated.
HF2555 (Kiffmeyer) - Sunset review process changes implemented and Sunset Advisory Commission permitted to enter into contracts, and other provisions modified relating to state councils and agencies, and money appropriated.
Attachments:

Government Operations and Elections

3/9/2012
HF1993 (Barrett) Advisory council provisions modified
Bills Added:
HF2368 (Runbeck) - Voter approval required for lease financings.
HF2589 (Peppin) - Hennepin County; watershed districts required to get municipal approval before acquiring property in the municipality.
HF1517 (Atkins) - Fire Service Memorial pipe band designated as the official Fire Service Memorial pipe band of Minnesota.
Attachments:

Government Operations and Elections

3/8/2012
Bills Added:
HF2738 (Kiffmeyer) - Voters required to present photographic identification, photographic identification provided to voters at no charge, equal verification standards required for all voters, and constitutional amendment proposed.
Attachments:

Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Policy and Finance

3/8/2012
HF 2164 (McNamara) Omnibus environment bill.
Attachments:
H2164DE1.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2164A1.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2164A2.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2164A3.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2164DE1.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2164A1.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2164A2.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2164A3.pdf (3/7/2012)

Health and Human Services Finance

3/8/2012
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Bills Added:
HF2587 (Garofalo) - Health professional education loan forgiveness program requirements amended.
HF2529 (Lohmer) - Living skills training program funding provided for persons with intractable epilepsy, and money appropriated.
HF2276 (Kiffmeyer) - Advanced diagnostic imaging services operator accreditation required.
HF2571 (Norton) - Dental services for the disabled expanded.
HF2094 (Norton) - Volunteer dental services coverage provided for and regulated.
Attachments:

Jobs and Economic Development Finance

3/8/2012
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Presentation of bonding requests from the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
Bills Added:
HF2485 (Howes) - Housing funding provided, Minnesota Housing Finance Agency authorized to issue housing infrastructure bonds, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2606 (Hausman) - St. Paul; University Enterprise Laboratories building expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2567 (LeMieur) - Todd County senior citizens center funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Agriculture and Rural Development Policy and Finance

3/8/2012
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Informational presentation on the expiration of dates in Minn. Stat. 239.791, concerning ethanol.
Bills Added:
HF539 (Anderson) - Agricultural pursuit clarified as not being determinative for property tax classification, and agricultural operation defined.
HF2564 (Shimanski) - Agritourism activity immunity from civil liability created.
Attachments:

Education Reform

3/8/2012
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Bills Added:
HF2293 (Davnie) - School districts; ability to use prone restraints extended to one additional year, and data collection and reporting required.
HF2621 (Kelly) - Special or independent school districts made subject to mayoral control.
HF2580 (Loon) - Parents empowered to request school district intervention in a "Priority" school.
Attachments:
H2293A6.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2580DE1_1.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2621DE3_1.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2293A6.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2580DE1_1.pdf (3/7/2012)
H2621DE3_1.pdf (3/7/2012)

Education Finance

3/8/2012
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Bills Added:
HF2083 (Garofalo) - Omnibus K-12 bill.
HF2419 (Garofalo) - 90 percent aid payments required for charter schools in their first three years.
HF2506 (Loon) - School district reserved staff development revenue allocation requirement stricken.
HF2604 (Quam) - Permissible fund transfer expanded.
SF946 (Erickson) - School district pilot project established to examine joint operations to provide innovative delivery of programs and activities and share resources.
Attachments:

Taxes

3/8/2012
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State Government Finance

3/8/2012
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Bills Added:
HF2259 (Dettmer) - Lawful gambling net profits for military marching, color guard, or honor guard units allowable per diem reimbursement increased.
HF2261 (Dettmer) - Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery burial eligibility expanded to include deceased allied Hmong-American or Lao-American veterans of the American Secret War in Laos.
HF1031 (Stensrud) - Legislative Coordinating Commission; provisions modified governing the election of officers and the provision of services, and records retention policy established.
Attachments:
H1031A2.pdf (3/7/2012)
H1031A2.pdf (3/7/2012)
HF2429 (Mazorol) Technology corporate franchise tax certificate transfer program established. An author's amendment for HF794 will be posted when available. Final action will not be taken on either bill.
Bills Added:
HF794 (Davids) - Improvement bonds authorized with certain terms and conditions; definitions modified; and clarifying, technical, and other changes made relating to the issuance of municipal bonds.

Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance

3/8/2012
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Bills originally scheduled for the Wednesday, March 7 meeting are rescheduled for Thursday, March 8.
Bills Added:
HF2528 (Mazorol) - Accidents involving damage to state-owned infrastructure report sharing required.
HF2426 (Dettmer) - Peace Officer's Memorial repairs money appropriated.
HF2463 (LeMieur) - Alcoholic beverage special licensing purchase authorized until the state is able to issue the necessary card.
HF1607 (Woodard) - State Patrol authorized to provide security and protection to certain government officials, and Capitol complex security committee established.
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Judiciary Policy and Finance

3/8/2012
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If you would like to testify please contact Brian Theis or Ryan Blodgett.
Bills Added:
HF1899 (Vogel) - Jacob's Law established, law enforcement notification required to social services if a child is neglected or abused outside the home, and parental rights under custody orders amended to include police reports on minor children.
HF2491 (Kelly) - Domestic abuse no contact order provided as a criminal order, and proceeding provisions modified.
HF2531 (Shimanski) - Parenting plan mediation development required.
HF68 (Garofalo) - Careless driving resulting in death provided to be a gross misdemeanor.
Attachments:
H1899A3.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2531A2.pdf (3/6/2012)
H1899A3.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2531A2.pdf (3/6/2012)

Transportation Policy and Finance

3/7/2012
Bills Removed: HF1942 (Beard) Metropolitan Council base appropriations amended HFXXXX (Beard) Relating to Transportation, metropolitan affairs; transportation governance and finance provisions amended (walk-through and informational hearing) Testimony will be taken and amendments will be considered, but all bills on the agenda will be laid over.
Bills Added:
HF2560 (Scott) - Metropolitan Council proportional distribution required for any transit reductions.
HF2321 (Scalze) - Metropolitan transit service opt-outs authorized.
HF1943 (Beard) - Metropolitan Council transit funding provisions modified.
HF2685 (Beard) - Omnibus transportation bill.
HF2696 (Beard) - Metropolitan Council; formula changed for assistance to cities and towns with replacement transit service.
Attachments:
H2685A2_1.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2696DE1_2.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2321A1.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2685A2_1.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2696DE1_2.pdf (3/6/2012)
H2321A1.pdf (3/6/2012)

Commerce and Regulatory Reform

3/7/2012
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HF2459 and HF2432 will be laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus liquor bill
Bills Added:
HF2500 (Sanders) - Debt settlement services agreements laws changed.
HF2459 (Kieffer) - Wine educator licensure created.
HF2432 (Hoppe) - Liquor off-sale license for growlers authorized.
HF2569 (Mazorol) - Debt management and settlement exemption for attorneys at law clarified.
HF2251 (Anderson) - Health maintenance organizations regulatory authority shifted from the commissioner of health to the commissioner of commerce.

Government Operations and Elections

3/7/2012
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HF2171 (Hackbarth) Omnibus game and fish bill.
Bills Added:
HF1629 (Howes) - Explore Minnesota Tourism Council modified.
HF1979 (Schomacker) - Minnesota supplemental aid shelter needy provisions modified, and adult foster care homes modified.
HF2353 (Hackbarth) - Publicly funded shooting ranges accessibility required.
HF2684 (Peppin) - Lobbying principal reports modified.
Attachments:

Government Operations and Elections

3/6/2012
Bills Added:
HF2244 (O'Driscoll) - Permanent School Fund Advisory Committee changed into a legislative commission, and director provided for school trust lands.
HF2320 (Hilty) - Carlton County; tax levy authorized for cemetery purposes.
Attachments:
H2244DE3.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2244DE3.pdf (3/5/2012)

Health and Human Services Finance

3/6/2012
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February Forecast Briefing by DHS and MMB
Bills Added:
HF2198 (Hosch) - Aliveness Project of Minneapolis money appropriated.
HF2425 (Abeler) - Mental health physician assistants classified as mental health professionals for purposes of medical assistance.
Attachments:

Health and Human Services Reform

3/6/2012
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Equal time will be given for each side. If you wish to testify, please contact Holly Iverson via email at holly.iverson@house.mn Please have amendments submitted to Holly Iverson by 2:30 p.m., Monday, March 5.
Bills Added:
HF2237 (Gottwalt) - Hospital community benefit programs and health maintenance organization collaboration plans; evidence-based strategy requirements removed.
HF1993 (Barrett) - Advisory council provisions modified.
HF1994 (Gottwalt) - Health and human services policy provisions changed; provisions modified relating to continuing care, telephone equipment program, chemical and mental health, and health care; comprehensive assessment and case management services reformed; and technical changes made.
HF2258 (Abeler) - Chemical use assessment requirements modified for civil commitments, chemical health navigation program created, chemical health services reports required, and rulemaking authority provided.
HF1967 (Abeler) - Children and family services provisions modified, child safety and permanency reform provided including adoptions under guardianship of the commissioner, statutory provisions modified related to child support, child care provisions modified, fees modified, MFIP provisions modified, criminal penalties provided, and technical changes made.
HF2009 (Abeler) - Human services legal provisions changed; human services licensing, licensing data, and the Office of Inspector General related provisions modified; Human Services Background Studies Act amended; municipal license provisions modified; program integrity monitoring provided for; data sharing required; eligibility determinations required; and report required.
HF2456 (Abeler) - Continuing care policy provisions amended, disability services and licensing provision changes made, home and community-based service standards established, and payment methodologies established.
HF2555 (Kiffmeyer) - Sunset review process changes implemented and Sunset Advisory Commission permitted to enter into contracts, and other provisions modified relating to state councils and agencies, and money appropriated.
Attachments:
H1993DE2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A3.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2258DE1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2258A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A2-1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A3-2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A4.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A5.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A6.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009DE2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A3-1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A4.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A5.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2456A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
A12-0701.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2456A2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2555A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1993DE2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1994A3.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2258DE1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2258A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A2-1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A3-2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A4.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A5.pdf (3/5/2012)
H1967A6.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009DE2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A3-1.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A4.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2009A5.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2456A1.pdf (3/5/2012)
A12-0701.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2456A2.pdf (3/5/2012)
H2555A1.pdf (3/5/2012)

Jobs and Economic Development Finance

3/6/2012
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Presentation from the Small Business Caucus about their 2012 legislative agenda
Bills Added:
HF2575 (Vogel) - Department of Employment and Economic Development business advocate established.
HF2363 (Mahoney) - Minnesota Science and Technology Authority money appropriated.
HF2184 (Mahoney) - Bridge to Work Minnesota program created, and job-training incentives provided.
HF2582 (Gunther) - Unemployment insurance federal conformity, policy, and other housekeeping changes made.
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