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Government Operations and Elections

FORTY SEVENTH MEETING

2011-2012 Regular Session - February 21, 2012

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

GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Peppin, Chair of the Government Operations and Elections Committee, called the forty seventh meeting to order at 10:18 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21, 2012, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

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

Members excused:
NONE

A quorum was present.

Representative Quam moved that the minutes of February 16, 2012 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1813 (Benson) State government reorganization study proposal request required.

Chair Peppin moved that HF1813 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the State Government Finance Committee.

Chair Peppin moved the H1813DE1 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED, AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

The committee heard testimony on HF1813, as amended.
Representative Mike Benson
David Post, IBM
Laura King, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

Chair Peppin renewed her motion that HF1813, as amended, be recommended to pass and re-referred to the State Government Finance Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2169 (Beard) State agency rule review and reporting methods provided.

Representative Beard moved that HF2169 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the State Government Finance Committee.

Representative Beard moved the H2169A1 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED, AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

The committee heard testimony on HF2169, as amended.
Representative Michael Beard
Lisa Frenette
Tony Kwilas, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Sydney Jordan, MPIRG

Chair Peppin announced that the bill would be laid over.

The meeting was adjourned at 12:01 p.m.


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REP. JOYCE PEPPIN, CHAIR



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Kelly Hansen
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF2169 (Beard) - State agency notice to the legislature and requirements modified for statements of need and reasonableness.
  • HF1813 (Benson) - Eligible contractor list required to be made available under a master contract program.
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