STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION
HIGHER EDUCATION FINANCE AND POLICY COMMITTEE
Representative Gene Pelowski, Chair of the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy, called the meeting to order at 12:30 PM on March 18, 2013, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Pelowski, Gene, Chair
Dorholt, Zachary, Vice Chair
Nornes, Bud, Republican Lead
A quorum was present.
Representative Dorholt moved that the minutes of March 13, 2013, be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.
The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) continued its overview of its 2014-2015 biennial budget request.
Testifying from MnSCU:
Steven J. Rosenstone, Chancellor
An informational hearing and presentation was given on HF 437 (Pelowski) Governor's budget for higher education established; money appropriated to the Office of Higher Education, the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota, and the Mayo Clinic.
Testifying from the Office of Higher Education:
Larry Pogemiller, Director
Tricia Grimes, Policy Analyst
Meredith Fergus, Policy Analyst
Discussion and further testimony on HF 437 (Pelowski) will continue at the next meeting scheduled for Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
The meeting was adjourned at 2:00 PM.
Representative Gene Pelowski, Chair
Kathy Anderson, Committee Legislative Assistant