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TWENTY-SIXTH MEETING - Legacy

2013-2014 Regular Session

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION

LEGACY COMMITTEE
Chair, Representative Phyllis Kahn

MINUTES

Representative Kahn, Chair of the Legacy Committee, called the meeting to order at 2:37 P.M. on April 9, 2013 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

Kahn, Chair
Lillie, Vice Chair
Urdahl, Lead Republican
Freiberg
Green
Hanson, Ex-officio
Hausman
McDonald
McNamara, Ex-officio
Murphy, M.
Torkelson
Wagenius
Ward, J.
Wills

A quorum was present.

Lead Republican Urdahl moved that the minutes of April 4, 2013 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Janelle Taylor, House Research gave an overview of H0641-1, Article 2, relating to parks and trails.

Dan Larson, Administrator, Minnesota Rural County Caucus, representing the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Coalition, responded to member questions.

Thomas Ryan, Olmstead County Superintendent, and Mark Mattice, Wright County Parks Administrator, both representing the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Coalition, testified in support of the Work Group recommendations in the Parks and Trails Legacy Funding Report.

Kim Kang, Minnesota State Council on Disability, stated there are some accessibility issues in the state parks and supports additional funding to comply with the accessibility code.

The meeting was adjourned at 3:36 P.M.




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Representative Phyllis Kahn, Chair



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Krysta Niedernhofer, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Parks and Trails Fund Article HF641 (Wagenius) Clean Water Fund and Parks and Trails

Hearing Documents:
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