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TWELFTH MEETING - State Government Finance Division

2019-2020 Regular Session

TWELFTH MEETING – State Government Finance Division
2019-2020 Regular Session


STATE OF MINNESOTA TWELFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION

STATE GOVERNMENT FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Nelson, Chair of the State Government Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:02 AM, February 7, 2019 in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
NELSON, Michael Chair
ACOMB, Patty
ELKINS, Steve
FREIBERG, Mike
GREEN, Steve
HERTAUS, Jerry
HUOT, John
KLEVORN, Ginny
LIPPERT, Todd
LONG, Jamie
OLSON, Liz
QUAM, Duane
VOGEL, Bob

Members excused:
CARLSON, Andrew Vice Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony GOP Lead
KIEL, Debra
MASIN, Sandra
NASH, Jim

A quorum was present.

The following gave a review of the Minnesota State Board of Investments:
Mansco Perry, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer

Representative Lippert moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on February 6, 2019 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF13 (Kunesh-Podein); a bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; providing for gender equality under the law.

Representative Nelson moved to re-refer HF13 to the Committee on Ways and Means with a recommendation that it be referred to the Judiciary Finance & Civil Law Division.

The following testified on HF13:
Mary Kunesh-Podein, State Representative
Kathleen Murphy, Vice President, ERA Minnesota

Representative Klevorn requested a roll call vote.

Representative Nelson renewed his motion that HF13 be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means with a recommendation that it be referred to the Judiciary Finance & Civil Law Division.

The Clerk took the roll:

AYES
NELSON, Michael Chair
ACOMB, Patty
ELKINS, Steve
FREIBERG, Mike
HUOT, John
KLEVORN, Ginny
LIPPERT, Todd
LONG, Jamie
OLSON, Liz

NAYS
GREEN, Steve
HERTAUS, Jerry
QUAM, Duane
VOGEL, Bob

ABSENT
CARLSON, Andrew Vice Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony GOP Lead
KIEL, Debra
MASIN, Sandra
NASH, Jim

With a vote of 9 AYES, 4 NAYS, and 5 ABSENT, THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The following gave a review of the role of the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement relative to all public pension funds.
Susan Lenczewski, Executive Director
Chad Burkitt, Analyst

The meeting was adjourned at 9:05 AM.





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Representative Michael Nelson, Chair


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Sydney Spreck, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

I. HF13 (Kunesh-Podein) Gender equality provided and constitutional amendment proposed II. Overview for the Minnesota State Board of Investments III. Overview for the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Bills Added:
  • HF13 (Kunesh-Podein) - Equal rights; gender equality provided for under the law, and constitutional amendment proposed.
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