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Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance

FORTY-SIXTH MEETING

2015-2016 Regular Session - April 06, 2016

STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY-SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION

PUBLIC SAFETY & CRIME PREVENTION POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Cornish, Chair of the Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:16 A.M. on April 6, 2016 in Hearing Room 10 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


Cornish, Chair
Johnson, B, Vice Chair
Considine
Dehn
Hertaus
Hilstrom
Howe
Lohmer
Lucero
Newberger
O’Neill
Quam
Rosenthal
Schoen
Ward
Zerwas

Members Excused:
Flanagan

Representative Cornish called the meeting to order at 10:16 A.M. A quorum was present.

Representative O’Neill moved the minutes of April 5, 2016 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF3308 (Pugh): Family law case alternative dispute resolution information required to be provided by the court.

Representative Cornish moved HF3308 be referred to the General Register.

Representative Cornish moved the HF3308 A2 Amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Testimony on HF3308 presented by:
Marilyn McKnight, Erickson Mediation Institute
Diane Anderson, Eagan, MN

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to refer HF3308, as amended, to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2014 (Petersburg): Driveway permit denial or revocation appeal process provided.

Representative Cornish moved HF2014 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Testimony on HF2014 presented by:
Peter Coyle, Larkin-Hoffman
Brian Gage, Minnesota Department of Transportation, State Access Management Engineer
Dave Sykora, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Associate Legal Counsel

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to re-refer HF2014 to the Committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1291 (Nash): County attorney considered as attorney for any town in which a violation occurs for purposes of court fines, penalties, and forfeitures.

Representative Cornish moved HF1291 be referred to the General Register.

Testimony on HF1291 presented by:
Peter Ivy, Assistant Carver County Attorney
Neil Johnson, Watertown Township Supervisor
Kent Sulem, Minnesota Association of Townships

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to refer HF1291 to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3622 (Lesch): Test refusal provisions for driving while impaired amended.

Representative Cornish moved HF3622 be referred to the General Register.

Testimony on HF3622 presented by:
David Bernstein, Minnesota DWI Task Force, Chair

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to refer HF3622 to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2803 (Zerwas): Emergency admission early termination notice requirements specified.

Representative Zerwas moved HF2803 be referred to the General Register.

Testimony on HF2803 presented by:
John Ohl, Saint Anthony Police Department, Chief

Representative Zerwas renewed his motion to refer HF2803 to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF3369 (Lohmer): Sensory testing service alcohol use allowed.

Representative Lohmer moved HF3369 be referred to the General Register.

Testimony on HF3369 presented by:
Michael McGinley, St. Croix Sensory

Representative Lohmer renewed her motion to refer HF3369 to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF3517 (Newberger): Unmanned aircraft system operation regulated, penalties provided, and rulemaking authorized.

Representative Newberger moved HF3517 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Testimony on HF3517 presented by:
Melissa Mulcahy, North Memorial Air Care, Program Supervisor
Cassandra Isackson, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Office of Aeronautics

Representative Newberger renewed his motion to re-refer HF3517 to the Committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 11:45 A.M.




Representative Tony Cornish, Chair




Alex Braatz, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3308 (Pugh) - Family law case alternative dispute resolution information required to be provided by the court.
  • HF2014 (Petersburg) - Driveway permit denial or revocation appeal process provided.
  • HF1291 (Nash) - County attorney considered as attorney for any town in which a violation occurs for purposes of court fines, penalties, and forfeitures.
  • HF3622 (Lesch) - Test refusal provisions for driving while impaired amended.
  • HF3369 (Lohmer) - Sensory testing service alcohol use allowed.
  • HF2803 (Zerwas) - Clinical drug trial participation prohibited by persons subject to emergency admission or apprehend and hold orders, and notice requirement for early termination of an emergency admission specified.
  • HF3517 (Newberger) - Unmanned aerial vehicle use prohibited near public safety helicopters.
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