STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE AND LABOR
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.
ATKINS, Joe (Chair)
LILLIE, Leon (Vice-Chair)
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.