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JOINT MEETING - 3 PUBLIC SAFETY POLICY & OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE PUBLIC SAFETY FINANCE DIVISION CRIME VICTIMS/CRIMINAL RECORDS DIVISION SENATE JUDICIARY SENATE PUBLIC SAFETY BUDGET DIVISION

2009-2010 Regular Session - September 22, 2009

Unofficial Meeting Minutes
JOINT MEETING OF THE
PUBLIC SAFETY POLICY & OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
PUBLIC SAFETY FINANCE DIVISION
CRIME VICTIMS/CRIMINAL RECORDS DIVISION
SENATE JUDICIARY
SENATE PUBLIC SAFETY BUDGET DIVISION
September 22, 2009
Room 123 Capitol

Minutes


Debra Hilstrom, Chair of the Public Safety Policy & Oversight committee, called to order the Joint House Public Safety Policy & Oversight Committee, House Public Safety Finance Division, Senate Judiciary Committee, and Senate Public Safety Budget Division at 11:35am on Tuesday, September 22, 2009 in Room 123 of the Capitol Building.

The Committee Clerk noted roll:


Public Safety Policy & Oversight Present:
Anderson, Bruce
Bigham, Karla *
Cornish, Tony *
Hilstrom, Debra **
Johnson, Sheldon
Lesch, John * *
Masin, Sandra
Mullery, Joe
Paymar, Michael **
Olin, Dave**
Rosenthal, Paul
Shimanski, Ron

Public Safety Policy & Oversight Members Excused:
Drazkowski, Steve
Kath, Kory*
Kelly, Tim *
Kohls, Paul**
Kulick Jackson, Gail

* Member is also on Public Safety Finance Division or Crime Victims & Criminal Records Division
** Member is on both Public Safety Finance Division and Crime Victims & Criminal Records Division

Public Safety Finance Division Present:
Haws, Larry
Hosch, Larry
Laine, Carolyn
Severson, Dan

Public Safety Finance Division Excused:
Eastlund, Rob
Laine, Carolyn
Liebling, Tina
Reinert, Roger
Smith, Steve
Ward, John


Crime Victims & Criminal Records Excused:
Loon, Jenifer


Senate Judiciary Present:
Foley, Leo *
Higgins, Linda *
Limmer, Warren *
Moua, Mee *
Olson, Mary
Ortman, Julie

Senate Judiciary Members Excused:
Betzold, Don *
Scheid, Linda

Senate Public Safety Budget Division Present:
Ingebritsen, Bill
Latz, Ron
Rosen, Julie

Senate Public Safety Budget Division Excused:
Berglin, Linda

* Member is also on Public Safety Finance Division


Agenda/Actions

Michael Campion, Commissioner, Department of Public Safety, provided an update on the implementation of the OLA and Luger Report recommendations and took questions from the committee (11:37am)

Michael Campion, Commissioner, Department of Public Safety, provided an update on Special Master process and appointment (12:27pm)

Doug Gronli, League of Minnesota Cities, testified on the League’s work on claims against the Metro Gang Strike Force and took questions from the committee (12:29pm)

Raymond Krause, Chief Law Judge, Office of Administrative Hearings, testified on potential claims against the Metro Gang Strike Force and took questions from the committee (12:32pm)

Michael Campion, Commissioner, Department of Public Safety, provided an update on Special Master process and appointment and took questions from the committee (1:08pm)

Jeri Boisvert, Executive Director, Office of Justice Program Department of Public Safety took questions from the committee (1:11pm)

Michael Campion, Commissioner, Department of Public Safety, provided an update on delay of grant funding for task forces in metropolitan area (1:16pm)

Meeting Adjourned 1:38pm



Debra Hilstrom
Chair, Public Safety Policy & Oversight





James Chang
Senate Judiciary Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..

Update from Department of Public Safety related to Metro Gang Strike Force:
-Implementation of the OLA and Luger Report recommendations
-Special Master process and appointment
-Discussion on decision to delay grant funding for task forces in metropolitan area.