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MESSAGES, COMMMUNICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS RECEIVED

SUBSEQUENT TO ADJOURNMENT SINE DIE

 

 

MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE

 

 

      The following messages were received subsequent to adjournment sine die of the House:

 

 

Madam Speaker:

 

I hereby announce the passage by the Senate of the following House File, herewith returned: 

 

H. F. No. 1842, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying the solar energy incentive program; establishing various renewable energy and other energy-related programs; governing a certain utility filing; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2019 Supplement, section 116C.7792; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

 

Cal R. Ludeman, Secretary of the Senate

 

 

Madam Speaker:

 

This is to notify you that the Senate is about to adjourn the Ninety-First Legislative Session sine die.

 

Cal R. Ludeman, Secretary of the Senate

 

 

PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS

 

 

      The following communications and announcements were received subsequent to adjournment sine die of the House:

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

SAINT PAUL 55155

 

May 16, 2020

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

The State of Minnesota

 

Dear Speaker Hortman:

 

      Please be advised that I have received, approved, signed, and deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State the following House Files:

 

      H. F. No. 4044, relating to legislative enactments; making miscellaneous technical corrections to laws and statutes; correcting erroneous, obsolete, and omitted text and references; removing redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions.


 

 


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      H. F. No. 331, relating to health; adding charter schools to the prohibition of tobacco in schools; increasing the tobacco sale age; increasing administrative penalties; adding a provision to municipal license of tobacco; allowing alternative penalties.

 

      H. F. No. 4285, relating to agriculture; making policy or technical changes to various agriculture-related provisions, including provisions related to perishable farm products, seed law, noxious weed law, hemp, farming, loans, plant shipment, pet food, food, eggs, grain, and others; classifying certain data; modifying rulemaking authority; providing veterinarian immunity in certain situations; requiring reports; requiring recommendations.

 

      H. F. No. 627, relating to public safety; requiring law enforcement policies on best practices for eyewitness identifications.

 

      H. F. No. 4429, relating to economic development; modifying the pay-for-performance grant program; renaming the displaced homemaker program.

 

      H. F. No. 4605, relating to local government; authorizing counties, cities, and townships to accept certain documents or signatures electronically, by mail, or by facsimile.

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Tim Walz

                                                                                                                                Governor

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE

ST. PAUL 55155

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

 

The Honorable Jeremy R. Miller

President of the Senate

 

      I have the honor to inform you that the following enrolled Acts of the 2020 Session of the State Legislature have been received from the Office of the Governor and are deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State for preservation, pursuant to the State Constitution, Article IV, Section 23:

 

 

S. F.

No.

 

H. F.

No.

 

Session Laws

Chapter No.

Time and

Date Approved

2020

 

Date Filed

2020

 

     3072                                                 82                                        11:06 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

                               4044                       83                                        11:07 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

     4073                                                 84                                        11:10 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

     2466                                                 85                                        11:07 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

     3357                                                 86                                        11:08 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

     3298                                                 87                                        11:08 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

                                 331                       88                                        11:10 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

                               4285                       89                                        11:08 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16


 

 


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                                 627                       90                                        11:09 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

                               4429                       91                                        11:09 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

                               4605                       92                                        11:09 a.m.  May 16                                 May 16

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Steve Simon

                                                                                                                                Secretary of State

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

SAINT PAUL 55155

 

May 18, 2020

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

The State of Minnesota

 

Dear Speaker Hortman:

 

      Please be advised that I have received, approved, signed, and deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State the following House Files:

 

      H. F. No. 3356, relating to state government; changing a provision for publication in the State Register; changing the date for the annual report on events held in the Capitol building.

 

      H. F. No. 4137, relating to public safety; requiring intent for the crimes of repeated harassing conduct.

 

      H. F. No. 4599, relating to agriculture; modifying the time period for the Farmer-Lender Mediation Act in 2020.

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Tim Walz

                                                                                                                                Governor

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE

ST. PAUL 55155

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

 

The Honorable Jeremy R. Miller

President of the Senate

 

      I have the honor to inform you that the following enrolled Acts of the 2020 Session of the State Legislature have been received from the Office of the Governor and are deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State for preservation, pursuant to the State Constitution, Article IV, Section 23:


 

 


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S. F.

No.

 

H. F.

No.

 

Session Laws

Chapter No.

Time and

Date Approved

2020

 

Date Filed

2020

 

                               3356                       93                                          8:10 a.m.  May 18                                 May 18

     3435                                                 94                                          8:10 a.m.  May 18                                 May 18

     3589                                                 95                                          8:11 a.m.  May 18                                 May 18

                               4137                       96                                          8:11 a.m.  May 18                                 May 18

                               4599                       97                                          8:11 a.m.  May 18                                 May 18

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Steve Simon

                                                                                                                                Secretary of State

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

SAINT PAUL 55155

 

May 27, 2020

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

The State of Minnesota

 

Dear Speaker Hortman:

 

      Please be advised that I have received, approved, signed, and deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State the following House Files:

 

      H. F. No. 462, relating to public safety; modifying and authorizing various provisions relating to transportation, motor vehicles, and drivers; establishing requirements for meteorological towers; requiring reports.

 

      H. F. No. 4490, relating to agriculture; providing supplemental agriculture-related appropriations for various agriculture-related purposes including appropriations for COVID-19 response efforts, farm and rural mental health services, farmers assistance, farm advocate services, farm safety, veterinary diagnostic equipment, farm loan origination fee assistance, meat and poultry processing, and retail food handler safety; providing farm safety grant and outreach programs; modifying an appropriation; making technical changes.

 

      H. F. No. 2682, relating to legacy; appropriating money from outdoor heritage fund; appropriating money for Medal of Honor memorial; extending and modifying previous appropriations from legacy funds.

 

      H. F. No. 3230, relating to energy; amending the current electric utility program that encourages efficient lighting to include promotion of LEDs.

 

      H. F. No. 4597, relating to horse racing; modifying certain revenue and reimbursement provisions; granting certain discretion to the commission for operation of a card club.

 

      H. F. No. 4602, relating to economic development; modifying conditions for forgiveness of a loan from the Minnesota investment fund.


 

 


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      H. F. No. 4601, relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to award grants from the opiate epidemic response account.

 

      H. F. No. 4415, relating to education; providing for school closures and other amendments due to COVID-19; clarifying the calculation of certain school aids formulas due to COVID-19; making forecast adjustments to funding for general education, education excellence, teachers, special education, facilities, fund transfers and accounting, nutrition and libraries, early childhood, and community education and lifelong learning; clarifying the responsibilities for the Department of Education and Department of Labor and Industry for construction and skills trades career counseling services; clarifying the operation referendum calculation; adjusting base appropriations.

 

      H. F. No. 1842, relating to energy; modifying the solar energy incentive program; establishing various renewable energy and other energy-related programs; governing a certain utility filing; requiring reports; appropriating money.

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Tim Walz

                                                                                                                                Governor

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE

ST. PAUL 55155

 

The Honorable Melissa Hortman

Speaker of the House of Representatives

 

The Honorable Jeremy R. Miller

President of the Senate

 

      I have the honor to inform you that the following enrolled Acts of the 2020 Session of the State Legislature have been received from the Office of the Governor and are deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State for preservation, pursuant to the State Constitution, Article IV, Section 23:

 

 

S. F.

No.

 

H. F.

No.

 

Session Laws

Chapter No.

Time and

Date Approved

2020

 

Date Filed

2020

 

     3358                                                 98                                        11:16 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3443                                                 99                                        11:16 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                                 462                     100                                        11:16 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               4490                     101                                        11:16 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3020                                               102                                        11:17 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     2130                                               103                                        11:17 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               2682                     104                                        11:17 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               3230                     105                                        11:17 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     2898                                               106                                        11:18 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3800                                               107                                        11:18 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3808                                               108                                        11:18 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3683                                               109                                        11:18 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3258                                               110                                        11:19 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

 


 

 


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                               4597                     111                                        11:19 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               4602                     112                                        11:19 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               4601                     113                                        11:19 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3204                                               114                                        11:19 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

          13                                               115                                        11:20 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               4415                     116                                        11:20 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

     3745                                               117                                        11:20 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

                               1842                     118                                        11:21 a.m.  May 27                                 May 27

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Steve Simon

                                                                                                                                Secretary of State

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER

 

      The Speaker announced the appointment of the following members of the House to a Select Committee on Minnesota's Pandemic Response and Rebuilding:

 

      Hortman, Chair; Winkler, Vice Chair; Carlson, L.; Daudt and Garofalo.