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2017-2018 Regular Session

FIFTY-FIFTH MEETING - Education Finance

April 18, 2018

STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTY-FIFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

EDUCATION FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair of the Education Finance Committee, called the meeting to or-der at 1:03 P.M. on April 18th, 2018 in Room 5 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
MARIANI, Carlos
MARQUART, Paul
MORAN, Rena
MURPHY, Mary
NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SANDSTEDE, Julie
SCOTT, Peggy
SMITH, Dennis
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

Members Excused:
SLOCUM, Linda
THISSEN, Paul

A quorum was present.

Representative Marquart moved that the minutes of April 17th, 2018 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF4328 Loon, Prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education, education excellence, special education, facilities and technology, libraries, early childhood and family sup-port, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and state agency funding provided; and money appro-priated. (Governor’s Supplemental)

Representative Loon moved HF4328 be re-referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Representative Loon moved the H4328DE2 delete all amendment.

Representative Marquart moved the H4328A17 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Mariani moved the H4328A4 amendment. The amendment was not adopted.

Representative Kresha moved the H4328A14 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPT-ED.

Representative Sandstede moved the H4328A12 amendment. Representative Sandstede requested a roll call vote. The amendment was not adopted.

AYE NAY ABSENT
DAVNIE, Jim LOON, Jenifer SLOCUM, Linda
MARIANI, Carlos BENNETT, Peggy SMITH, Dennis
MARQUART, Paul ANSELMO, Dario THISSEN, Paul
MORAN, Rena ERICKSON, Sondra
MURPHY, Mary JURGENS, Tony
SANDSTEDE, Julie KRESHA, Ron
NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SCOTT, Peggy
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

Representative Mariani moved the H4328A6 amendment. Representative Mariani requested a roll call vote. The amendment was not adopted.

AYE NAY ABSENT
DAVNIE, Jim LOON, Jenifer MARQUART, Paul
MARIANI, Carlos BENNETT, Peggy SLOCUM, Linda
MORAN, Rena ANSELMO, Dario SMITH, Den-nis
MURPHY, Mary ERICKSON, Sondra THISSEN, Paul
SANDSTEDE, Julie JURGENS, Tony
KRESHA, Ron
NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SCOTT, Peggy
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

Representative Mariani moved the H4328A11 amendment. Representative Mariani requested a roll call vote. The amendment was not adopted.

AYE NAY ABSENT
DAVNIE, Jim LOON, Jenifer SLOCUM, Linda
MARIANI, Carlos BENNETT, Peggy SMITH, Dennis
MORAN, Rena ANSELMO, Dario THISSEN, Paul
MURPHY, Mary ERICKSON, Sondra
SANDSTEDE, Julie JURGENS, Tony
KRESHA, Ron
MARQUART, Paul
NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SCOTT, Peggy
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

Representative Moran moved the H4328A18 amendment. Representative Moran divided the amendment as follows:

Divide between 2.7 and 2.8,
Divide between 3.17 and 3.18,
Withdraw the divided section 2.8 to 3.17.

Representative Moran moved the remaining amendment and requested a roll call vote. The amend-ment was not adopted.

AYE NAY ABSENT
DAVNIE, Jim LOON, Jenifer ANSELMO, Dario
MARIANI, Carlos BENNETT, Peggy SLOCUM, Linda
MARQUART, Paul ERICKSON, Sondra SMITH, Dennis
MORAN, Rena JURGENS, Tony THISSEN, Paul
MURPHY, Mary KRESHA, Ron
SANDSTEDE, Julie NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SCOTT, Peggy
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

The Education Finance Committee recessed at 2:50 P.M.

Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair of the Education Finance Committee, reconvened the meeting at 7:32 P.M. on April 18th, 2018 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

Representative Loon moved the H4328A26 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Loon moved the H4328A23 amendment. Valerie Dosland, Minnesota Community Education, testified on the amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Loon offered an oral amendment on HF4328DE2, amended by H4328A17. The oral amendment is to change the year “2020” to “2022” as adopted in the H4328A17 line 3.17 and 3.30. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Loon moved the HF4328DE amendment, as amended. THE AMENDMENT, AS AMENDED, WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Loon moved HF4328, as amended, to the Committee on Taxes. Representative Kresha requested a roll call vote. THE MOTION PREVAILED.



AYE NAY ABSENT
LOON, Jenifer MARIANI, Carlos ANSELMO, Dario
BENNETT, Peggy MORAN, Rena
DAVNIE, Jim SCOTT, Peggy
ERICKSON, Sondra SLOCUM, Linda
JURGENS, Tony SMITH, Dennis
KRESHA, Ron THISSEN, Paul
MARQUART, Paul
MURPHY, Mary
NORNES, Bud
PETERSON, Roz
POSTON, John
SANDSTEDE, Julie
THEIS, Tama
WILLS, Anna

The Education Finance Committee was adjourned at 8:18 P.M.




Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair



Dorene Kainz, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Amendments will be considered to the HF4328 DE Amendment.

Bills Added:
  • HF4328 (Loon) - Omnibus education finance bill.
Hearing Documents:
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00:50 - Walk-through of HF4328 (Loon) Omnibus Education Finance bill, followed by amendments. The Committee recessed. Runs 1 hour, 47 minutes.