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Government Operations and Elections

TWENTY-SIXTH MEETING

2011-2012 Regular Session - April 12, 2011

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION

GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND ELECTIONS

MINUTES

Representative Peppin Chair of the Government Operations and Elections Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:25 a.m. on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

PEPPIN, Joyce, Chair
MURRAY, Rich, Vice Chair
BEARD, Mike
HANCOCK, David
HORNSTEIN, Frank
MCFARLANE, Carol
NELSON, Michael
O'DRISCOLL, Tim
QUAM, Duane
SANDERS, Tim
SCALZE, Bev
URDAHL, Dean
WINKLER, Ryan
GREENE, Marion

Members excused:
SIMON, Steve

A quorum was present.

Representative Hancock moved approval of the minutes from April 7, 2011. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.

H.F. 1117 (O’Driscoll) Bond requirements for state depositories changed.

Representative O’Driscoll moved that H.F. 1117 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register.

Testifying:
Representative O’Driscoll
Tess Rice, Minnesota Bankers Association
Joe Howe, Minnesota Department of Management and Budget

H.F. 1152 (Sanders) Pawnbrokers pledged goods return and location restrictions regulated.

Representative Sanders moved that H.F. 1152 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register.

Representative Sanders moved the H1152A2 amendment. Representative Sanders moved that the following change be incorporated into the H1152A2 amendment:
Page 1 Line 4, replace "8" with "10"
THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Scalze moved to amend H.F. 1152 as follows:
Page 2 Line 23, delete "7 and".
THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL AND THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.



Testifying:
Representative Sanders
Paul Cassidy, Pawn America
Anne Finn, League of Minnesota Cities
Todd Olson, Metro Cities
Dave Pecchia, Minnesota Chiefs of Police

Representative Sanders renewed his motion that HF 1152 be recommended to pass, as amended, and placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND HF 1152 WAS RECOMMENDED TO PASS AS AMENDED AND PLACED ON THE GENERAL REGISTER.

H.F. 745 (Mack) Autism Spectrum Disorder Task Force created, appointments provided, and development of a statewide strategic plan required.

Representative Murray moved that H.F. 745 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register.

Testifying:
Representative Mack
Dawn Steigeuff, Autism Task Force

Representative Murray renewed his motion that H.F. 745 be recommended to pass and placed on the General Register.

The meeting adjourned at 11:08 a.m.

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REP. JOYCE PEPPIN, CHAIR



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Ryan Hamilton
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1117 (O'Driscoll) - Bond requirements for state depositories changed.
  • HF1152 (Sanders) - Pawnbrokers pledged goods return and location restrictions regulated.
  • HF745 (Mack) - Autism Spectrum Disorder Task Force created, appointments provided, and development of a statewide strategic plan required.
House TV Video:
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04:43 - Gavel.
05:28 - HF1117 (O"Driscoll) Bond requirements for state depositories changed.
09:20 - HF1152 (Sanders) Pawnbrokers pledged goods return and location restrictions regulated.
41:18 - HF745 (Mack) Autism Spectrum Disorder Task Force created, appointments provided, and development of a statewide strategic plan required.
Runs 47 minutes.