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Health and Human Services Reform

TWENTY-SECOND MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 15, 2017

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-SECOND MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION



HEATH AND HUMAN SERVICES REFORM COMMITTEE
MINUTES


Representative Schomacker, Chair of the Health and Human Services Reform Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:26 a.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, in Room 200 of the State Office Building. A quorum was not present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


SCHOMACKER, Joe, Chair
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn, Vice Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony
ALLEN, Susan
BAKER, Dave
DEAN, Matt
FLANAGAN, Peggy
FRANSON, Mary
FREIBERG, Mike
KIEL, Deb
KOEGEL, Erin
KRESHA, Ron
LOHMER, Kathy
MCDONALD, Joe
MORAN, Rena
MURPHY, Erin
OLSON, Liz
QUAM, Duane
SANDSTEDE, Julie


Members excused: LIEBLING, Tina, PETERSON, Roz, and THEIS, Tama.

A quorum was present at 8:30 a.m.

Representative Schomacker officially called the meeting to order at 8:32 a.m.

HF1712 (Pierson) Collaborative community dental hygiene service requirements modified, and requirements established.

Representative Schomacker moved HF1712 be recommended to be re-referred to the General Register.

Representative Schomacker moved the A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Testimony was heard regarding HF1712, as amended.

Jeanne Anderson, Minnesota Dental Hygienists’ Association.

Representative Schomacker renewed his motion that HF1712, as amended, be recommended to be re-referred to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1132 (Backer) Community first services and supports program modified.

Representative Schomacker moved HF1132 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Testimony was heard regarding HF1132.

Sue Abderholden, NAMI.

Representative Schomacker renewed his motion that HF1132 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1130 (West) Anoka County; foster family recruitment grants provided, and money appropriated.

Representative Schomacker moved HF1130 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Testimony was heard regarding HF1130.

Jerry Pederson, Anoka County;
Lisa Welter, Eagle Brooke Church;
Corey VanDenburgh, foster parent.

Representative Schomacker renewed his motion that HF1130 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2115 (Albright) Medical assistance hospital outcomes program and managed care organization outcomes program established.

Representative Albright moved HF2115 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Testimony was heard regarding HF2115.

Chester Stroyny, 3M;
Julie Marquardt, Director, Purchasing and Service Delivery, Minnesota Department of Human Services;
Mark Sonneborn, Minnesota Hospital Association, Vice President of Health Information and Analytics.

Representative Albright renewed his motion that HF2115 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1453 (Hamilton) Minnesota family investment program income exclusions modified.

Representative Flanagan moved HF1453 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Representative Flanagan moved the DE1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Testimony was heard regarding HF1453, as amended.

Anne Krisnik, Joint Religious Legislative Coalition.

Representative Flanagan renewed her motion that HF1453, as amended, be recommended to be re-referred to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1502 (Smith) Sign posting at fields and playgrounds containing crumb rubber required, moratorium on construction of fields and playgrounds using crumb rubber established, and report required.

Representative Schomacker moved HF1502 be recommended to be re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Representative Schomacker moved the A17-0225 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Schomacker moved the oral amendment to the A17-0225 amendment: “Page 2, line 4, delete “and section 488.57.” THE ORAL AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Testimony was heard regarding HF1502, as amended.

Jenna Grove, Legislative Program Coordinator, Clean Water Action and Healthy Legacy;
Cory Kirsling, Parent, Duluth Parents for Healthy Playgrounds;
Dr. John Abraham, Thermal Professor, University of St. Thomas;
Ward Einess, Liberty Tire.

Representative Schomacker moved that HF1502, as amended, be recommended to be laid over. THE MOTION PREVAILED.



The meeting was adjourned at 10:03 a.m.





Representative Joe Schomacker, Chair



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Emily Richter, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1130 (West) - Anoka County; foster family recruitment grants provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF1132 (Backer) - Community first services and supports program modified.
  • HF1502 (Smith) - Sign posting at fields and playgrounds containing crumb rubber required, moratorium on construction of fields and playgrounds using crumb rubber established, and report required.
  • HF1712 (House author not found.) - Collaborative community dental hygiene service requirements modified, and requirements established.
  • HF1453 (Hamilton) - Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) orientation information modified, and individuals exempted from economic assistance program income calculations modified.
  • HF2115 (Albright) - Medical assistance hospital outcomes program and managed care organization outcomes program established.
House TV Video:
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HF1712 (Pierson) Collaborative community dental hygiene service requirements modified, and requirements established.
08:09 - HF1132 (Backer) Community first services and supports program modified.
11:56 - HF1130 (West) Anoka County; foster family recruitment grants provided, and money appropriated.
25:07 - HF2115 (Albright) Medical Assistance hospital outcomes program and managed care organization outcomes program established.
58:14 - HF1453 (Hamilton) Minnesota Family Investment Program income exclusions modified.
1:06:49 - HF1502 (Smith) Sign posting at fields and playgrounds containing crumb rubber required, moratorium on construction of fields and playgrounds using crumb rubber established, and report required.
Runs 1 hour, 38 minutes.