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Commerce and Labor

SEVENTH MEETING

2007-2008 Regular Session - February 13, 2007

STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION

COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE AND LABOR

MINUTES


Representative Joe Atkins, Chair of the Commerce and Labor Committee, called the meeting to order at 4:03 P.M. on February 13, 2007, in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

ATKINS, Joe (Chair)
LILLIE, Leon (Vice-Chair)
MULLERY, Joe
MAHONEY, Tim
DAVNIE, Jim
PETERSON, Aaron
JOHNSON, Sheldon
ANZELC, Tom
DOMINGUEZ, Augustine
KNUTH, Kate
TILLBERRY, Tom
ZELLERS, Kurt
PAULSEN, Erik
SIMPSON, Dean
ANDERSON, Sarah
BERNS, John

Members excused:

DeLaFOREST, Chris

A quorum was present.

Representative Paulsen moved that the minutes of February 6, 2007, as corrected, and the minutes of February 8, 2007 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 271 (Haws) Lawful purpose gambling expenditures modified to include licensed fraternal organizations

Representative Atkins moved HF 271.

Representative Atkins moved the A07-0050 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS INCORPORATED.

The following people testified on HF 271:

Representative Larry Haws
Will Justin, Loyal Order of Moose
Gerald Janu, Deputy Area Manager, MN State Moose Association
Dennis Duffy, Governmental Relations, MN State Moose Association

Representative Atkins moved that HF 271, as amended, be laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus charitable gambling bill

HF 122 (Rukavina) American flag sales regulated

Representative Atkins moved HF 122

Representative Rukavina testified on HF 122.

Representative Atkins moved that HF 122 be recommended to pass and placed on the general register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 532 (Winkler) Military personnel utility and other contracts regulated, and cancellations authorized

Representative Davnie moved to adopt the division report on HF 532

Representative Davnie moved that HF 532 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Energy Finance and Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 4:45 P.M.


Rep. Joe Atkins, Chair


John Reich, Committee Legislative Asst.
More Info On This Meeting..

HF271 (Haws) Lawful purpose gambling expenditures modified to include licensed fraternal organizations
HF532 (Winkler) Military personnel utility and other contracts regulated, and cancellations authorized
HF122 (Rukavina) American flag sales regulated
HF648 has been removed from agenda