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Minnesota Legislature
2017-2018 Regular Session

THIRTIETH MEETING - Education Finance

March 21, 2017

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

EDUCATION FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Loon, Chair of the Education Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 1:02 P.M. on March 21st, 2017, in Room Five of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

LOON, Jenifer, Chair
BENNETT, Peggy, VC
DAVNIE, Jim, DFL Lead
ANSELMO, Dario
ERICKSON, Sondra
JURGENS, Tony
KRESHA, Ron
MARQUART, Paul
MORAN, Rena
MURPHY, Mary

NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SANDSTEDE, Julie
SCOTT, Peggy
SMITH, Dennis
THEIS, Tama
THISSEN, Paul
WILLS, Anna


Members excused:
MARIANI, Carlos
SLOCUM, Linda

A quorum was present.

Representative Poston moved that the minutes of March 16th, 2017 be adopted. THE MO-TION PREVAILED.

HF1558 Kresha, School district insurance coverage regulated.

Representative Kresha moved that that HF1558 be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill or for further action at a later time.

Representative Kresha moved the H1558A2 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Kresha moved to reconsider the H1558A2 amendment. THE MOTION PRE-VAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS RECONSIDERED.

Representative Kresha testified to the H1558A2 amendment and withdrew the amendment.

Additional testifiers on the H1558A2 amendment:
Tom Pederstuen, Director of Human Resources, School District 196
Scott Nelson, Business Manager, St Francis ISD 15
Josh Downham, Minneapolis Schools
Michael Stoffel, Teacher, St Francis, ISD 15
Don Sinner, Lakeville President, Education Minnesota
Mark Schmiesing, Education Minnesota

Representative Kresha renewed the motion that HF1558 be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill or for further action at a later time.

The meeting was adjourned at 2:01 P.M.



Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair



Dorene Kainz, Committee Legislative Assistant

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  • HF1558 (Kresha) - School district insurance coverage regulated.
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01:01 - Discussion of committee omnibus bill process. 05:23 - HF1558 (Kresha) School district insurance coverage regulated. Runs 59 minutes.