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2015-2016 Regular Session

THIRTEENTH MEETING - Ways and Means

March 24, 2015

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION

WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Knoblach, Chair, of the Ways & Means Committee, called the meeting to order at 7:05 P.M., on March 24, 2015, in Room 200 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


KNOBLACH, Jim, Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony, VC
ANDERSON, Sarah
CARLSON, Lyndon
CORNISH, Tony
DAVIDS, Greg
DEAN, Matt
DETTMER, Bob
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
GAROFALO, Pat
GUNTHER, Bob
HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
HILSTROM, Debra
HORNSTEIN, Frank
KAHN, Phyllis
LENCZEWSKI, Ann
LIEBLING, Tina
LOON, Jenifer
MAHONEY, Tim
McNAMARA, Denny
MURPHY, Mary
NORNES, Bud
PELOWSKI, Gene
POPPE, Jeanne
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean
WAGENIUS, Jean



Representative Knoblach called the meeting to order at 7:05 P.M.

Representative Carlson moved that the minutes of March 23, 2015 be approved.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Knoblach moved the CS-RES01 resolution.

Representative Knoblach moved the CS-RES01DE4 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Carlson moved for a roll call on the final vote of the CS-RES01 resolution.

Representative Murphy moved the CS-RES01A17 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LIEBLING, Tina DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
MURPHY, Mary DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GUNTHER, Bob
POPPE, Jeanne HACKBARTH, Tom
WAGENIUS, Jean HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean


On a vote of 11 AYES and 16 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.


Representative Pelowski moved the CS-RES01A12 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DAVIDS, Greg
LIEBLING, Tina DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
MURPHY, Mary DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GAROFOLO, Pat
POPPE, Jeanne GUNTHER, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean HACKBARTH, Tom
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean


On a vote of 11 AYES and 16 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Mahoney moved the CS-RES01A13 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank CORNISH, Tony
KAHN, Phyllis DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
LIEBLING, Tina DETTMER, Bob
MAHONEY, Tim DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GAROFALO, Pat
POPPE, Jeanne GUNTHER, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean


On a vote of 10 AYES and 16 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Kahn moved the CS-RES01A14 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LIEBLING, Tina DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
PELOWSKI, Gene DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
POPPE, Jeanne GAROFALO, Pat
WAGENIUS, Jean GUNTHER, Bob
HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean


On a vote of 10 AYES and 17 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative McNamara moved the CS-RES01A15 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LIEBLING, Tina DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
MURPHY, Mary DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GAROFALO, Pat
POPPE, Jeanne GUNTHER, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul


On a vote of 11 AYES and 16 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Liebling moved the CS-RES01A18 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LIEBLING, Tina DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
MURPHY, Mary DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GAROFALO, Pat
POPPE, Jeanne GUNTHER, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean


On a vote of 11 AYES and 17 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Poppe moved the CS-RES01A16 amendment and requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
CARLSON, Lyndon KNOBLACH, Jim
HILSTROM, Debra ALBRIGHT, Tony
HORNSTEIN, Frank ANDERSON, S.
KAHN, Phyllis CORNISH, Tony
LIEBLING, Tina DAVIDS, Greg
LENCZEWSKI, Ann DEAN, Matt
MAHONEY, Tim DETTMER, Bob
MURPHY, Mary DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
PELOWSKI, Gene GAROFALO, Pat
POPPE, Jeanne GUNTHER, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean HACKBARTH, Tom
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean

On a vote of 11 AYES and 17 NAYS THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Lenczewski moved a handwritten amendment and requested a roll call vote.

Lenczewski moves to amend the delete everything amendment (CS-RES01DE4), as follows:
Page 1, line 20, before the semicolon, insert “which must include a repeal of the forth tier of the income tax”

Representative Lenczewski withdrew the handwritten amendment.

Representative Carlson had previously moved to request a roll call vote on the final vote of the CS-RES01 resolution. The results were as follows:

AYES NAYS
KNOBLACH, Jim CARLSON, Lyndon
ALBRIGHT, Tony HILSTROM, Debra
ANDERSON, S. HORNSTEIN, Frank
CORNISH, Tony KAHN, Phyllis
DAVIDS, Greg LENCZEWSKI, Ann
DEAN, Matt LIEBLING, Tina
DETTMER, Bob MAHONEY, Tim
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve MURPHY, Mary
GUNTHER, Bob PELOWSKI, Gene
GAROFALO, Pat POPPE, Jean
HACKBARTH, Tom WAGENIUS, Jean
HAMILTON, Rod
LOON, Jenifer
McNAMARA, Denny
NORNES, Bud
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean

On a vote of 17 AYES and 11 NAYS THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:48 P.M.



Representative Jim Knoblach, Chair




Shirley Koderick, Committee Legislative Assistant
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House Budget Resolution adoption (Note: As stated by the chair during the Monday, 3/23/15 hearing, the 24 hour rule for amendments will be waived for amendments to the proposed Budget Resolution. However if members have amendments and want them posted for the public please provide them to committee staff when they are available.)

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