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FORTY-FIRST MEETING

2007-2008 Regular Session - May 11, 2007

STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY-FIRST MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION

TAX COMMITTEE

MINUTES


Representative Ann Lenczewski, Chair of the Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:26 P.M. on Friday, May 11, 2007, in Room 10 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

LENCZEWSKI, Ann (Chair)
WOLLSCHLAGER, Sandy (Vice-Chair)
ATKINS, Joe
BROD, Laura
CARLSON, Lyndon
DAVNIE, Jim
DELAFOREST, Chris
DEMMER, Randy
DILL, David
ERHARDT, Ron
HILSTROM, Debra
JAROS, Mike
KOENEN, Lyle
KOHLS, Paul
LANNING, Morrie
LESCH, John
LIEBLING, Tina
MARQUART, Paul
MULLERY, Joe
PAULSEN, Erik
RUKAVINA, Tom
SIMPSON, Dean
SOLBERG, Loren
THAO, Cy
TILLBERRY, Tom
ZELLERS, Kurt

Members excused:


A quorum was present.

HF0464 Sertich School employee statewide health insurance plan established.

Representative Solberg moved HF0464 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Representative Solberg moved to amend HF0464 by deleting language of HF0464 and inserting language of SF0276. THE MOTION PREVAILED - THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Lee Johansen (Negotiation Specialist, Education Minnesota) testified on HF0464, as amended.

Representative Zellers moved the S0276A7 amendment to HF0464.

Representative Zellers requested a roll call vote on the S0276A7 amendment. The results were as follows:

AYES

BROD
DAVNIE
DELAFOREST
DEMMER
ERHARDT
KOHLS
LANNING
PAULSEN
SIMPSON
ZELLERS

NAYS

LENCZEWSKI
ATKINS
CARLSON
DILL
HILSTROM
JAROS
KOENEN
LESCH
LIEBLING
MARQUART
MULLERY
RUKAVINA
SOLBERG
THAO
TILLBERRY
WOLLSCHLAGER

ON A VOTE OF 10 AYES AND 16 NAYS, THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL - THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Representative Paulsen moved the S0276A9 amendment to HF0464. THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL - THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Phil Griffin (lobbyist, PreferredOne) testified on HF0464, as amended.

Representative Zellers moved to lay HF0464, as amended, on the table. THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Paulsen requested a roll call vote on HF0464, as amended. The results were as follows:

AYES

LENCZEWSKI
ATKINS
CARLSON
DILL
HILSTROM
JAROS
KOENEN
LESCH
LIEBLING
MARQUART
RUKAVINA
SOLBERG
THAO
TILLBERRY
WOLLSCHLAGER

NAYS

BROD
DAVNIE
DELAFOREST
DEMMER
ERHARDT
KOHLS
LANNING
PAULSEN
SIMPSON
ZELLERS

ABSTAIN

MULLERY

ON A VOTE OF 15 AYES AND 10 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED - THE BILL PASSED AS AMENDED AND WAS RE-REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS.

The committee adjourned at 11:03 P.M.


Representative Ann Lenczewski, Chair




Jamie Becker-Finn, Committee Legislative Assistant
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00:35 - Gavel, and discussion of HF464 (Sertich) School district employees statewide health insurance pool.
Runs 32 minutes.


HF464/SF276 (Sertich) School employee statewide health insurance plan established.

HF1940/SF1753 (Dill) will be heard Monday, May 14th
HF1973 (Carlson) will be heard Monday, May 14th