STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-THIRD 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 12:41 PM on March 19, 2014, 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.
Chair Pelowski moved that HF3144 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.
Chair Pelowski presented HF3144, a bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities for compensation costs associated with the settlement of employment contracts.
Testifying on HF3144:
Michael Vekich, MnSCU Board of Trustees
Russell Stanton, Director of Government Relations, Inter-Faculty Organization
Adam Klepetar, President, Minnesota State University Association of Administrative Services Faculty and affiliated with Teamsters Local 320
Representative Dorholt moved that the minutes of March 3 and March 5, 2014, be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.
Chair Pelowski renewed his motion that HF3144 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The meeting was adjourned at 1:05 PM.
Representative Gene Pelowski, Chair
Kathy Anderson, Committee Legislative Assistant