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Capital Investment

TENTH MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - February 11, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA TENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-SECOND SESSION

CAPITAL INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Fue Lee, Chair of the Capital Investment Committee, called the remote meeting to order at 8:30 A.M. on February 11, 2021, pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was conducted over Zoom and broadcast via House Public Information Services, Facebook Live, and YouTube live streaming.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

LEE, Fue (Chair)
MURPHY, Mary (Vice Chair)
URDAHL, Dean (Lead)
AGBAJE, Esther
BERG, Kaela
DAVIDS, Greg
FRANKE, Keith
FREIBERG, Mike
HANSEN, Rick
HUOT, John
LILLIE, Leon
LUCERO, Eric
MORAN, Rena
PIERSON, Nels
RALEIGH, Donald
RASMUSSON, Jordan
REYER, Liz
WEST, Nolan
XIONG, Jay

A quorum was present.

Representative Murphy moved to approve the minutes from February 9, 2021. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Presentation on Public Facilities Authority 2021 Estimated Funding Needs Report
-Jeff Freeman, Executive Director, Minnesota Public Facilities Authority

Presentation on Inflow and Infiltration Grant Programs
-Kyle Colvin, Manager of Wastewater Planning and Community Programs, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

HF402 (Hansen); Metropolitan area inflow and infiltration grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Hansen moved that HF402 be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

Representative Hansen presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
-Julie Eastman, Ward I City Council Member, West St. Paul

Representative Lee laid over HF402 for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

Presentation on the Minnesota Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
-Angie Becker Kudelka, Assistant Director for Strategy and Operations, Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources
-Sharon Doucette, Conservation Easement Section Manager, Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources

HF99 (Hansen); Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) and other conservation purposes funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Hansen moved that HF99 be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

Representative Hansen presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Sheila Vanney, Assistant Director, Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts
-Will Clayton, Eastern Minnesota Regional Representative, Pheasants Forever

Representative Lee laid over HF99 for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:58 A.M.




Representative Fue Lee, Chair



Joe Lenczewski, Committee Legislative Assistant

More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF99 (Hansen) - Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) and other conservation purposes funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF402 (Hansen) - Metropolitan area inflow and infiltration grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
House TV Video:
View Archive

02:30 - Public Facilities Authority presentation of 2021 Estimated Funding Needs Report.
40:53 - Overview of metropolitan inflow and infiltration.
49:03 - HF402 (Hansen) Metropolitan area inflow and infiltration grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
1:00:22 - Overview of Minnesota Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program.
1:06:02 - HF99 (Hansen) Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) and other conservation purposes funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Runs 1 hour, 28 minutes



Public Facilities Authority Presentation of 2021 Estimated Funding Needs Report
HF 99 (Hansen) Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) and other conservation purposes funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 402 (Hansen) Metropolitan area inflow and infiltration grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
Bills will be laid over.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

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This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp