STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-THIRD MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, RURAL ECONOMIES AND VETERANS AFFAIRS FINANCE DIVISION
Chair, Representative Al Juhnke
Representative Juhnke, Chair of Committee on Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Division, called the meeting to order at 10:37 AM on March 3, 2010 in The Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Hamilton, Vice Chair
Members excused: Magnus, Lead
A quorum was present.
Representative Hamilton moves that the minutes from March 2, 2010 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE MINUTES WERE ADOPTED.
Jim Coulthard and Dallas Flynn, Valley Forge Village, gave a presentation on the proposed Valley Forge Veterans Home
Christina Connelly, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, presented the 2010 NextGen Energy report.
Rep. Juhnke moved that HF2889, (Juhnke) Livestock production input temporary lien allowed for 30 days following mediation request; be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill.
Rep. Juhnke moved the H2889DE2
amendment (attached). THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Laura Lemke (Minnesota Grain and Feed Association), Jerry Schoenfeld, (Minnesota Pork Producers), John Apitz (Farm Credit Services), Steve Johnson (Minnesota Bankers Association), and David Skilbred (Independent Community Bankers) testified on the bill.
Rep. Juhnke renewed the motion that HF2889 (Juhnke) be laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill.
The meeting was adjourned at 11:58 AM.
Representative Al Juhnke, Chair
Julia Miller, Committee Legislative Assistant