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Health and Human Services Finance Division

FIFTY-THIRD MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - March 11, 2020

STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTY-THIRD MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE DIVISION

MINUTES

Representative Liebling, Chair of the Division, called the meeting to order at 12:52 P.M. on March 11, 2020 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
LIEBLING, Tina, Chair
MANN, Alice, Vice-Chair
ACOMB, Patty
BAKER, Dave
BIERMAN, Robert
CANTRELL, Hunter
FRANSON, Mary
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn
HALEY, Barb
HALVERSON, Laurie
HAMILTON, Rod
JORDAN, Sydney
KIEL, Debra
KUNESH-PODEIN, Mary
MORAN, Rena
MUNSON, Jeremy
NOOR, Mohamud
OLSON, Liz
SCHULTZ, Jennifer

Members excused:
SCHOMACKER, Joe, Lead Republican

A quorum was present.

HF1805 (Cantrell) Emergency services grant funding provided, and money appropriated.

Representative Cantrell moved that HF1805 be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Finance Division bill.

Representative Cantrell moved the H1805A1 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Cantrell presented his bill.

Testifying:
1-Wendy Underwood, Vice President, Catholic Charities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis
2-Sheila Kiscaden, Olmsted County Commissioner

Representative Cantrell renewed his motion that HF1805, as amended, be laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Finance Division bill.

Chair Liebling laid over HF1805, as amended, for possible inclusion in the Division bill.

HF3570 (Morrison) Medical assistance coverage of health home services modified.

Chair Liebling moved that HF3570 be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Finance Division bill.

Chair Liebling moved the H3570A1 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Morrison presented her bill.

Testifying:
1-Danielle Robertshaw, Medical Director, Hennepin Healthcare

Chair Liebling laid over HF3570, as amended, for possible inclusion in the Division bill.

HF3318 First Engrossment (Acomb) Metro Demo housing support program expanded.

Representative Acomb moved that HF3318 First Engrossment be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Finance Division bill.

Representative Acomb presented her bill.

Testifying:
1-Madeline Kastler, Deputy Director, Dakota County Social Services
2-Lee Blons, CEO, Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative

Representative Acomb renewed her motion that HF3318 First Engrossment be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Finance Division bill.

Chair Liebling laid over HF3318 First Engrossment for possible inclusion in the Division bill.

HF2898 Second Engrossment (Edelson) Civil commitment governing provisions modified, and engagement services pilot project established.

Chair Liebling moved that HF2898 Second Engrossment be recommended to pass and be placed on the General Register.

Chair Liebling moved the A20-0703 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Chair Liebling moved the H2898A4 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Edelson presented her bill.

Sue Abderholden, Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness, responded to member questions.

Chair Liebling renewed her motion that HF2898 Second Engrossment be recommended to pass, as amended, and placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1914 First Engrossment (Edelson) Advanced practice registered nurses added to certain statutes.

Chair Liebling moved that HF1914 First Engrossment be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Chair Liebling moved the H1914A5 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Chair Liebling moved the H1914A6 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Edelson presented her bill.

Testifying:
1-Brian Goodroad, President, MN Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Coalition

Chair Liebling renewed her motion that HF1914 First Engrossment be recommended to pass, as amended, and be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 2:15 P.M.


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Representative Tina Liebling, Chair


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Krysta Niedernhöfer, Committee Legislative Assistant

More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1805 (Cantrell) - Emergency services grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF3318 (Acomb) - Metro Demo housing support program expanded.
  • HF3570 (Morrison) - Medical assistance coverage of health home services modified.
  • HF1914 (Edelson) - Advanced practice registered nurses added to certain statutes, and medical assistance coverage expanded to orthotic devices.
  • HF2898 (Edelson) - Civil commitment governing provisions modified, and engagement services pilot project established.
  • HF3980 (Liebling) - Health care response account and provider grant and loan program created, and money transferred to the health care response account and the public health response contingency account.
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01:02 - HF1805 (Cantrell) Emergency services grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
32:18 - HF3570 (Morrison) Medical Assistance coverage of health home services modified.
50:28 - HF3318 (Acomb) Metro Demo housing support program expanded.
1:04:22 - HF2898 (Edelson) Civil commitment governing provisions modified, and engagement services pilot project established.
1:12:27 - HF1914 (Edelson) Advanced practice registered nurses added to certain statutes.
1:21:17 - Discussion related to hearing HF3980 (Liebling) Public health response contingency account money deposit transferred.
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HF1805 (Cantrell) Emergency services grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3318 (Acomb) Metro Demo housing support program expanded.
HF3570 (Morrison) Medical assistance coverage of health home services modified..
HF1914 (Edelson) Advanced practice registered nurses added to certain statutes.
HF2898 (Edelson) Civil commitment governing provisions modified, and engagement services pilot project established.
Bill Added: HF3980 (Liebling) A bill for an act relating to public health; establishing a health care response revolving account and loan program; transferring money to the health care response revolving account.