STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
HIGHER EDUCATION FINANCE AND POLICY DIVISION
Representative Bernardy, Chair of the Higher Education Finance & Policy Division, called the meeting to order at 2:32 P.M. on March 26, 2019, in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
BERNARDY, Connie (Chair)
PRYOR, Laurie (Vice-Chair)
NORNES, Bud (Minority Lead)
Members excused absent:
The Office of Higher Education gave a presentation on the updated version of the Governor’s budget request.
-Dennis Olson – Commissioner, Office of Higher Education
-Meredith Fergus – Manager of Financial Aid Research & SLEDS, Office of Higher Education
-Tricia Grimes – Policy Liaison, Office of Higher Education
Representative Vang moved the minutes from March 20, 2019 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILS.
HF 603 (Claflin) – University of Minnesota requested to conduct a review of research related to exposure to pre-and polyfluoralkyl substances, report required, and money appropriated.
Representative Bernardy moved HF 603 be referred to Ways & Means.
Representative Bernardy renewed the motion that HF 603 be referred to Ways & Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The committee was adjourned at 3:49 P.M.
Representative Connie Bernardy, Chair
Adeline Miller, Committee Legislative Assistant