Rules and Legislative Administration
Chair: Rep. Ryan Winkler
Saturday, May 9, 2020
5:00PM to 5:30PM
5 Minutes after the House adjourns on Saturday, May 9, 2020
This meeting held in accordance with House Rule 10.01
I. Call To Order
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of Minutes for May 7, 2020
IV. Calendar for the Day for May 12, 2020
V. Waiver of Joint Rule 2.03
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1) Live stream via House website: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/live/2
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(Mariani) - Public safety; correctional facility daily population data published on website; occupancy limits of correctional facility cells modified; storage, uniform consent form, and website database for sexual assault examination kits provided; motor vehicle charges and conviction data report provided, early conditional release provided for certain inmates during COVID-19 public health emergency; public safety specialists testing provided for SARS-CoV-2; task force established on sentencing for aiding and abetting felony murder; and reports required.
(Youakim) - Education; prekindergarten through grade 12 education policy changes made including general education, education excellence, teacher licensing, health and safety, special education, and early childhood education; and changes made to a report.
(Heinrich) - Anoka; tax increment financing special rules modified.
(Tabke) - Minimum age provided for safe amusement ride operation.
(Halverson) - Relief provided to organizations affected by executive order closing bars, restaurants, and other places of public accommodation; and waivers, extensions, and other temporary requirements and restrictions for lawful gambling provided.
(Lippert) - Agriculture; advanced grant payments encouraged to certain persons, emerging farmers working group established, maximum loan amount under the pilot agricultural microloan program doubled, Noxious Weed Advisory Committee membership modified, processing defined for purposes of hemp law, hemp rulemaking authority modified, and changes to seed law made.
(Lippert) - Farmer-Lender Mediation Act time period in 2020 modified.
(Pinto) - Early childhood learning; provisions modified relating to public school age verification for admission, eligibility for early learning scholarships, and interagency early intervention committees.