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Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance

THIRTY-SEVENTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 07, 2018

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION


PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY POLICY AND FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES


Representative Johnson, Chair of the Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:19 AM on March 7, 2018 in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
JOHNSON, Brian
HILSTROM, Debra
BECKER-FINN, Jamie
CONSIDINE, John (Jack)
DEHN, Ray
FRANKE, Keith
GROSSELL, Matt
HOWE, Jeff
LOHMER, Kathy
LUCERO, Eric
NEWBERGER, Jim
O’NEILL, Marion
PINTO, Dave
UGLEM, Mark
WARD, JoAnn
ZERWAS, Nick

Representative O’Neill moved the minutes of the March 6, 2018, meeting be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

An informational hearing was held on HF1139.

Testifiers:
Doug Reuter
Paul Schnell, Chief of Police, Inver Grove Heights
Sue Abderholden, Executive Director, NAMI MN
Ben Peltier, MN Hospital Association, VP of Legal Affairs
Jin Lee Palen, Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health Programs
Ryan Erdmann, Association of Minnesota Counties
Kim Lutes, Mental Health Minnesota
Roberta Opheim, Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities

Representative Johnson moved HF3157 be re-refered to the General Register.

Testifiers:
Terri Krake and service dog, Brody - client of Can-Do-Canines in New Hope, MN
Beth Kantor and service dog, Dazzle - client of Can-Do-Canines
Ron Elwood, Supervising Attorney, Legal Services Advocacy Project

Chair Johnson laid HF3157 over.

Representative O’Neill moved HF3017 be re-refered to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Testifiers:
Caroline Palmer, Public and Legal Affairs Manager, Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault Paul Schnell, Chief of Police, Inver Grove Heights

Representative O’Neill renewed the motion that HF3017 be re-refered to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 12:12 PM.




Representative Brian Johnson, Chair




Jeremy Hansen, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1139 (Kiel) - Assisted outpatient treatment required for persons who are mentally ill.
  • HF3157 (Green) - Service animals; misrepresenting an animal as a service animal crime established, and immunity from liability specified for real property owners required to provide access to assistance animals.
  • HF3017 (O'Neill) - Sexual assault examination kit procedure established, and notice provided to victims.
House TV Video:
View Archive

01:11 - HF1139 (Kiel) Assisted outpatient treatment required for persons who are mentally ill.
1:12:58 - HF3157 (Green) Misrepresenting an animal as a service animal made a crime.
1:42:36 - HF3017 (O'Neill) Sexual assault examination kit procedure established.
Runs 1 hour, 50 minutes.