MINNESOTA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES STATE OF MINNESOTA
EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION FOURTH MEETING
HEALTH CARE AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE DIVISION
Thomas E. Huntley, Chair
Vice Chair Jim Abeler began the fourth meeting of the Health Care and Human Services Finance Division at 1:05 p.m. on Thursday, January 29, 2009, in Room 200 of the State Office Building. A quorum was not present.
Joel Alter, Program Evaluation Coordinator, Office of the Legislative Auditor, presented an overview of their Personal Care Assistance Report.
At 1:11 p.m. and during Mr. Alter’s testimony, a quorum was present and Vice-chair Abeler formally called the meeting to order.
Representative Huntley moved approval of the January 28, 2009, minutes. The motion prevailed.
The clerk noted the roll:
Huntley, Thomas, Chair
Abeler, Jim, Vice Chair
Otremba, Mary Ellen
The Minnesota Department of Human Services presented their experiences with the personal care assistance program; commented on the Report; and responded to questions from members:
Loren Colman, Assistant Commissioner
Vicki Kunerth, Director, Performance Measures and Quality Improvement
Alex Bartolic, Director, Disability Services
The meeting adjourned at 2:30 p.m.
James Abeler, Vice Chair
Jan Horner, Committee Legislative Assistant