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Energy Finance and Policy Division

Ninth Meeting

2009-2010 Regular Session - February 16, 2009

State of Minnesota Ninth Meeting
House of Representatives Eighty-Sixth Session

Energy Finance and Policy Division


Representative Bill Hilty, Chair, called the ninth meeting to order at 2:57 PM on February 16, 2009 in the Basement hearing room of the State office Building.

The Clerk noted the roll.

Members present:

Hilty, Bill
Falk, Andrew
Westrom, Torrey
Atkins, Joe
Beard, Michael
Bly, David
Brynaert, Kathy
Gunther, Bob
Hackbarth, Tom
Hoppe, Joe
Johnson, Sheldon
Kalin, Jeremy
Knuth, Kate
Kulick Jackson, Gail
Magnus, Doug
Nornes, Bud
Obermueller, Mike
Persell, John
Sailer, Brita
Welti, Andy


Members excused:

Anderson, Bruce

A quorum was present.

Rep. Falk moved approval of the minutes of February 9, 2000. The motion prevailed.

Overview of energy sections of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Mr. Bill Glahn, Deputy Commissioner
Dept. of Commerce - Office of Energy Security
651-296-9325 (w) | 651-297-7891 (fax) |
william.glahn@state.mn.us
85 7th Place E, Suite 500, St. Paul, MN 55101-2198
www.energy.mn.gov

3:01 PM
Ms. Janet Streff, Manager of State Energy Office
Dept. of Commerce - Office of Energy Security
651-297-2545 (w) | 651-297-7891 (fax) |
janet.streff@state.mn.us
85 7th Place E, Suite 500, St. Paul, MN 55101-2198
www.energy.mn.gov

3:23 PM
HF680 (Kalin) Federal stimulus funding allocated for energy programs.

Rep. Kalin moved that HF680 be recommended to pass and be returned to the Committee on Finance and re-referred to the State Government Finance Division

Rep. Kalin presented the bill.

Rep. Kalin presented the H0680DE2 amendment

3:37 PM
Rep. Kalin moved the H0680DE2 amendment.

3:52 PM
Ms. Janet Streff, Manager of State Energy Office

4:00 PM
Mr. Arnie Anderson, Executive Director
Minnesota Community Action Partnership
651-645-7425 x4 (w) | 651-645-7399 (fax) |
ArnieAnderson@MinnCAP.org
MCIT Building, 100 Empire Drive, Suite 202, St. Paul, MN | 651-645-7425
www.mncaa.org

4:02 PM
Ms. Lisa Frenette
Builders Association of Minnesota
651-646-7959 (w) | 651-785-5202 © | 651-646-2860 (fax) |
lisaf@bamn.org
525 Park St, Suite 150, St. Paul, MN 55103
H0680DE2 amendment.

4:13 PM
Mr. Bill Glahn, Deputy Commissioner
Dept. of Commerce - Office of Energy Security

4:25 PM
Rep. Kalin renewed his motion to adopt the H0680DE2 amendment. The motion prevailed. The amendment was adopted.

Rep. Kalin renewed his motion that HF680 be recommended to pass as amended and returned to the Committee on Finance with further recommendation that it be referred to the State Government Finance Division.

The motion prevailed. The bill was passed.

4:27 PM - The meeting was adjourned.






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Representative Bill Hilty, Chair


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Committee Legislative Assistant
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HF680 (Kalin) Federal stimulus funding allocated for energy programs.