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Education Finance

SEVENTEENTH MEETING

2011-2012 Regular Session - February 22, 2011

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

EDUCATION FINANCE

MINUTES

Representative Garofalo, Chair of the Education Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 12:30 p.m. on February 22, 2011, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

GAROFALO, Pat, Chair
KELLY, Tim, Vice Chair
GREILING, Mindy, DFL Lead
ANDERSON, Paul
ANZELC, Tom
BILLS, Kurt
BRYNAERT, Kathy
DAVNIE, Jim
DITTRICH, Denise
DOWNEY, Keith
ERICKSON, Sondra
FABIAN, Dan
LOON, Jenifer
MARIANI, Carlos
MYHRA, Pam
PETERSEN, Branden
QUAM, Duane
SLOCUM, Linda
WARD, John
WOODARD, Kelby

A quorum was present.

Representative Petersen moved that the minutes of February 17, 2011 be adopted.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Presentation on the Governor's Proposed Budget by Brenda Cassellius, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Education.

HF576 (Kelly) Aid shift extended.

Representative Kelly moves that HF576 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Representative Kelly moves the H0576A1 amendment.
THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS APOPTED.

Representative Kelly moved the H0576A2 amendment.
THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS APOPTED.

Testifying in favor:
Representative Tim Kelly

Representative Garofalo requested a roll call.

Representative Kelly renewed his motion that HF576 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the committee on Ways and Means.

The following eighteen members voted aye:
GAROFALO
KELLY
ANDERSON, P
ANZELC
BILLS
BRYNAERT
DAVNIE
DITTRICH
DOWNEY
ERICKSON
FABIAN
GREILING
LOON
MARIANI
MYHRA
PETERSON
QUAM
WARD
WOODARD

The following two members were excused:
DAVNIE
SLOCUM

THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Chairman Garofalo adjourned the meeting at 1:04 p.m.





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REP. PATRICK GAROFALO, CHAIR




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Rebecca Peichel
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF576 (Kelly) - Short-term borrowing repealed by modifying payment to districts.
Documents:

Presentation of governor's budget proposal