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Minnesota Legislature

Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy

Meets: Monday and Wednesday, 1:00 p.m. in Room 5
Committee Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor (60B)
Vice Chair: Rep. Jay Xiong (67B)

Staff

Committee Administrator: Travis Reese 651-296-7175
Committee Legislative Assistant: Jason Chavez 651-296-9676

Meeting Minutes

Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, March 03, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:

HF 819 (Koegel) Redevelopment grant and demolition loans, Minnesota investment fund, and job creation fund funding provided; and money appropriated.

HF 600 (Winkler) Cannabis Legalization *Pending Referral*
- Discussion on HF 600 will be limited to the jurisdiction of this committee.

*Other Bills May Be Added*

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

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. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

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

Bills:
  • HF600 (Winkler) - Cannabis; Cannabis Management Board and advisory councils established; use and sale reports required; adult use and possession limited and legalized; business licensing, inspection, and regulation provided; testing and labeling of cannabis and related products required; advertisement limited; private residence cultivation provided; regulatory authority transferred; adult-use sale taxed; grant and loan programs established; criminal penalties amended; expungement procedures established; labor standards established; nuisance cause of action created; marijuana and tetrahydrocannabinols scheduling amended; data classified; and money appropriated.
  • HF819 (Koegel) - Redevelopment grant and demolition loans, Minnesota investment fund, and job creation funding funding provided; and money appropriated.
Friday, March 05, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Remote Hearing
Time Note:

Committee is scheduled from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Agenda:

HF 728 (Lee) Redevelopment appropriation bond issuance authorized for areas damaged by civil unrest, and money appropriated.
HF 6 (Noor) PROMISE Act

*Other Bills May Be Added*

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

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. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

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

Bills:
  • HF6 (Noor) - PROMISE Act established, community repair panel created, redevelopment and relief programs created, Metropolitan Area Redevelopment Corporation established, sales and use tax imposed, property tax abatement required, Civil Unrest Investigatory Commission established, and money appropriated.
  • HF728 (Lee) - Redevelopment appropriation bond issuance authorized for areas damaged by civil unrest, and money appropriated.
Monday, March 08, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:

HF 260 (Wazlawik) Retaining early educators through attaining incentives now grant program established *Pending Referral from Early Childhood*
HF 411 (Olson) Greater Minnesota child care facility program funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 412 (Olson) Child care provider grant to increase numbers funding provide, reports required, and money appropriated. *Pending Referral from Early Childhood*

*Other Bills May Be Added*

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

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. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

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

Bills:
  • HF260 (Wazlawik) - Retaining early educators through attaining incentives now grant program established, reports required, and money appropriated.
  • HF411 (Olson) - Greater Minnesota child care facility program funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF412 (Olson) - Child care provider grant to increase numbers funding provide, reports required, and money appropriated.