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Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

FIRST MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - January 12, 2021

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

Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

MINUTES

Representative Hansen, Chair of the Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy Committee, called the meeting to order at 1:00 P.M. on January 12th, 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:

HANSEN, Rick (Chair)
WAZLAWIK, Ami (Vice Chair)
HEINTZEMAN, Josh (Lead)
ACOMB, Patty
AKLAND, Susan
BACKER,Jeff
BECKER-FINN, Jamie
ECKLUND, Rob
FISCHER, Peter
GREEN, Steve
IGO, Spencer
JORDAN, Sydney
KEELER, Heather
LEE, Fue
LIPPERT, Todd
LUECK, Dale
MORRISON, Kelly
NELSON, Nathan
THEIS, Tama


Chair Hansen called the meeting to order at 1:00 P.M. A quorum was present.

Members and staff introduced themselves.

Rep. Ami Wazlawik assumed the gavel at 1:13 P.M.

HF30 (Hansen) Environment and natural resources trust fund money appropriated, and previous appropriations modified.

Rep. Hansen moved that HF30 be re-referred to the House Ways and Means Committee.

Rep. Hansen moved that HF30 be amended by H0030A2, a roll call was taken:

Ayes:

HANSEN, Rick (Chair)
WAZLAWIK, Ami (Vice Chair)
HEINTZEMAN, Josh (Lead)
ACOMB, Patty
AKLAND, Susan
BACKER,Jeff
BECKER-FINN, Jamie
ECKLUND, Rob
FISCHER, Peter
GREEN, Steve
IGO, Spencer
JORDAN, Sydney
KEELER, Heather
LEE, Fue
LIPPERT, Todd
LUECK, Dale
MORRISON, Kelly
NELSON, Nathan
THEIS, Tama

By a vote of 19 Ayes and 0 Nays, the motion prevailed and amendment was ADOPTED.

Rep. Hansen presented the bill, as amended.

Rep. Hansen renewed the motion that HF30, as amended, be re-referred to the House Ways and Means Committee, a roll was taken:

Ayes:

HANSEN, Rick (Chair)
WAZLAWIK, Ami (Vice Chair)
HEINTZEMAN, Josh (Lead)
ACOMB, Patty
AKLAND, Susan
BECKER-FINN, Jamie
ECKLUND, Rob
FISCHER, Peter
IGO, Spencer
JORDAN, Sydney
KEELER, Heather
LEE, Fue
LIPPERT, Todd
LUECK, Dale
MORRISON, Kelly
NELSON, Nathan
THEIS, Tama

Nays:

Backer, Jeff
Green, Steve

By a vote of 17 Ayes to 2 Nays, the motion PREVAILED.

Testifiers:
Becca Nash, Director LCCMR
Bob Meier, Assistant Commissioner DNR

Rep. Wazlawik adjourned the meeting at 2:25 P.M.




____________________________________
Rick Hansen
Chair of Environment Finance and Policy



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Adam Kopel
Committee Legislative Assitant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF30 (Hansen) - Environment and natural resources trust fund money appropriated, and previous appropriations modified.
House TV Video:
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03: 55 Introductions.
13:48 HF30 (Hansen) Environment and natural resources trust fund money appropriated, and previous appropriations modified.



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/1001.htm

Introductions
HF30 (Hansen) Environment and natural resources trust fund money appropriated, and previous appropriations modified.

*Amendments are due by Monday, January 11, 2021 by 1pm.
*Please note that this is the 2020 Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund Bill and has been introduced during the 2020 Legislative Session and various subsequent Special Sessions.

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.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92007

Public Testimony:
• Members of the public with questions about this process or who are interested in testifying at this meeting may email committee staff at Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn
• If you wish to testify, please contact Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn and copy Adam.Kopel@house.mn at least one hour prior to the start of the remote hearing to get instructions.
• If you plan to submit written testimony, please send to Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn by 1:00pm, Monday, January 11, 2021.