(Heintzeman) - Environment and natural resources trust funds appropriated, previous appropriations corrected, notice to local government required for land acquisitions, and Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District lake management provided.
The Conference Committee on SF3656 - Omnibus Supplemental Budget Bill - will meet to begin adoption of language. The first three areas in which the Committee will consider adopting language will be Agriculture, Higher Education, and Environment. The Committee will continue to meet throughout the day to adopt language in other budget areas.
The Ways and Means Committee will meet at 9:30 AM in Room 200 of the State Office Building to discuss an amendment to the House Budget Resolution.
The Committee will then recess to the Call of the Chair and will consider SF2620 (O'Driscoll).
(O'Driscoll) - Minnesota statewide and major local public employee retirement plan benefit and contribution changes made, and money appropriated.
(Uglem) - Hands free cell phone use while driving mandated.
(Torkelson) - State general sales tax revenue related to motor vehicle repair and replacement parts allocated exclusively to fund roads, conforming and technical changes made, and constitutional amendment proposed.
(Baker) - Opioid Addiction Prevention and Treatment Advisory Council established; opioid addiction prevention and treatment account established; substance use disorder treatment provider requirements modified; opioid addiction prevention, education, research, intervention, treatment, and recovery provisions modified; reports required; and money appropriated.
(Johnson) - Lease provisions modified, public land sale requirements modified, state park and forest additions and deletions provided, mixed uses authorized, and state land sales and conveyances of interest provided.
(Urdahl) - Omnibus bonding bill.
The House has the Gavel.
The Conference Committee will review bill language.
House Research has put together a webpage for some of the documents related to the 2018 omnibus supplemental budget conference committee: http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/hrd/conf2018.aspx