STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-NINTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION
PUBLIC SAFETY FINANCE DIVISION
PUBLIC SAFETY POLICY & OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Karla Bigham, Vice-Chair of the Public Safety Policy & Oversight Committee, started the joint meeting of the House Public Safety Policy & Oversight Committee and the Public Safety Finance Division at 1:01pm on Tuesday, February 23, 2010 in Room 10 of the of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Public Safety Policy & Oversight Members Present:
BIGHAM, Karla, Vice-Chair*
KULICK JACKSON, Gail
PAYMAR, Michael, Chair*
Public Safety Finance Members Present:
Public Safety Policy & Oversight Members Excused:
Public Safety Finance Members Excused:
*Member is on both Public Safety Finance and Public Safety Policy & Oversight
A quorum was present at 1:07 pm.
The following individuals presented the findings of the Office of the Legislative Auditor’s Report on the Public Defender System, and took questions from the committee members:
James Nobles, Legislative Auditor
Deborah Junod, Project Manager, Office of the Legislative Auditor
The following individuals testified to the OLA report, and took questions from the committee:
Kevin Kajer, State Administrator, Board of Public Defense
John Stuart, State Public Defender
The meeting was adjourned at 2:22 pm.
VICE CHAIR, Public Safety Policy & Oversight
CHAIR, Public Safety Finance
Public Safety Policy & Oversight Committee Legislative Assistant