1.1.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1692, the delete everything amendment
1.2(H1692DE1), as follows:
1.3Page 11, after line 2, insert:

1.6    Subdivision 1. Collaborative infrastructure. (a) The Department of Employment
1.7and Economic Development, the Department of Education, the Office of Higher
1.8Education, the University of Minnesota, and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
1.9shall collaborate to implement an electronic infrastructure, maintained under the direction
1.10and control of the Office of Higher Education, to support academic and workforce success
1.11statewide. The infrastructure shall first utilize existing assets, tools, and services, including
1.12but not limited to efolioMinnesota and GPS LifePlan. To facilitate implementation of this
1.13section, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities shall transfer hosting, support, help
1.14desk responsibilities, software maintenance, and its intellectual property rights associated
1.15with efolioMinnesota and GPS LifePlan to the Office of Higher Education.
1.16(b) To the extent possible, the basic electronic infrastructure shall be available at no
1.17charge to all state residents and to all students attending Minnesota educational institutions.
1.18    Subd. 2. Goals; programs. The Office of Higher Education may enhance the
1.19efolioMinnesota platform to allow, at a minimum, implementation of:
1.20(1) a portfolio-based individual learning plan solution that includes comprehensive
1.21academic and life planning instruments, to support student transitions to postsecondary
1.22school or to work; and
1.23(2) a student-owned proficiency portfolio solution to support student transitions to
1.24the workplace and employers seeking first-day-work-ready employees.
1.25    Subd. 3. Resources; accountability reports. (a) The Office of Higher Education
1.26may seek and accept contributions from individuals, businesses, and other organizations
1.27to support the goals required by this section. The parties listed in subdivision 1 are not
2.1required to make contributions to support the goals of this section. All contributions
2.2received are appropriated to the Office of Higher Education and shall be administered as
2.3directed by the Office of Higher Education.
2.4(b) The director of the Office of Higher Education shall submit, no later than January
2.515 of each year, a report to the governor and legislature on the progress of the activities of
2.6the Office of Higher Education."
2.7Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
2.8Amend the title accordingly