STATE OF MINNESOTA FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance
Representative Fabian, Chair of the Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:15 A.M. on January 17th, 2017, in Hearing Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
FABIAN, Dan, Chair HOPPE, Joe
HEINTZEMAN, Josh, Vice Chair JOHNSON, Brian
HANSEN, Rick JOHNSON, Clark
BACKER, Jeff LAYMAN, Sandy
BECKER-FINN, Jamie LUECK, Dale
BLISS, Matt METSA, Jason
CLARK, Karen SUNDIN, Mike
CORNISH, Tony SWEDZINSKI, Chris
GREEN, Steve TORKELSON, Paul
ECKLUND, Rob UGLEM, Mark
FISCHER, Peter WAGENIUS, Jean
Representative Fabian called the meeting to order at 8:15 A.M. A quorum was present.
Representative Torkelson moved to adopt the minutes of January 12th, 2017. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Matt Gehring, Legislative Analyst, House Research Department, provided an overview of administrative rulemaking for legislators.
Bob Meier, Assistant Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and Beth Carlson, Strategic Planning and Policy Administrator, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, provided an overview of agency rulemaking.
Mike Hanan, Solid Waste Director, Otter Tail County, provided testimony on rulemaking and permitting issues for construction and demolition landfills.
Daniel Marx, Legal Counsel, Minnesota Economic and Environmental Scientific Review Board (MESERB), provided testimony on rulemaking issues for municipalities.
The meeting was adjourned at 9:50 A.M.
Representative Dan Fabian, Chair
Kalyn Schroeder, Committee Legislative Assistant