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Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division

SEVENTH MEETING

2007-2008 Regular Session - March 06, 2007

STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION

TELECOMMUNICATIONS REGULATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE DIVISION
OF THE
COMMERCE AND LABOR COMMITTEE

MINUTES



Representative Sheldon Johnson, Chair of the Telecommunications Regulation and Infrastructure Division, called the seventh meeting to order at 11:07A.M. on March 8, 2007, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


Johnson, Sheldon, Chair
Masin, Sandra, Vice-Chair
Beard, Michael
Garofalo, Pat
Hilty, Bill

Hoppe, Joe
Juhnke, Al
Morrow, Terry
Sailer, Brita
Shimanski, Ron
Thissen, Paul


Representative Johnson called the meeting to order at 11:07 A.M. A quorum was present.


Representative Hoppe moved approval of the minutes of February 16, 2007.
THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE MINUTES APPROVED.



HF 635 (Masin) relating to telecommunications; enacting the Minnesota Wireless Telephone Consumer Protection Act; changing certain existing requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 237.665; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 325F.695.

Representative Masin moved HF635 be recommended to pass and rereferred to the Commerce and Labor committee.
The motion prevailed.


Representative Masin moved amendment H0635DE2.
The amendment was adopted.


Testifiers:
Jessica Palmer Denig, Minnesota Attorney Generals office

Kate Emmons, Citizen

Judy Johnson, Citizen and Small Business Owner

Dane Snowden, Vice President, Cellular Telephone Independent Association



Representative Garofalo moved amendment H0635A1.
The amendment was not adopted.


Representative Masin moved HF635 as amended be recommended to pass and rereferred to the Commerce and Labor committee.
The motion prevailed.


The meeting was adjourned at 12:05 A.M.


REP. SHELDON JOHNSON, CHAIR


Mary Elizabeth Faust
Committee Legislative Assistant