STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
LEGACY FINANCE DIVISION
Representative Lillie, Chair of Legacy Finance Division, called the meeting to order at 12:46 P.M. on February 20, 2019, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
LILLIE, Leon (Chair)
WAZLAWIK, Ami (Vice-Chair)
HEINTZEMAN, Josh (Minority Lead)
A quorum was present.
Presenting on River Watch programs:
-Andy Ulven, IWI Education Specialist
-Roy Mayeda, River Watch Teacher
-Kari Rath, River of Dreams Teacher
-Mary Rupp, River Watch Student
-Sophie Viger, River Watch Student
HF1324 (Olson); Great Lakes Aquarium funding provided, and money appropriated.
Chair Lillie moved that HF1324 be laid over for possible inclusion into the Legacy Finance omnibus bill.
Representative Olson introduced the bill.
Testifying in support of the bill:
-Jay Walker, Interim Executive Director of Great Lakes Aquarium
-Sarah Erickson, Director of Learning and Engagement
Chair Lillie renewed his motion that HF1324 be laid over for possible inclusion into the Legacy Finance omnibus bill. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Hausman moved to approve the minutes from February 13, 2019. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Presenting on Minnesota State Arts Board programs and funding priorities for session:
-Sue Gens, Executive Director of Minnesota State Arts Board
-Mark Turner, Executive Director of Five Wings Art Council
-Angela Beissel, Director of Institutional Giving for CommonBond Communities
-Christina Woods, Executive Director of Duluth Art Institute
The meeting was adjourned at 2:17 P.M.
Representative Leon Lillie, Chair
Joe Lenczewski, Committee Legislative Assistant