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SIXTY SECOND MEETING

2011-2012 Regular Session - March 21, 2012

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTY SECOND 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 sixty second meeting to order at 11:02 a.m. on Wednesday, March 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
MCFARLANE, Carol
O'DRISCOLL, Tim
QUAM, Duane
SANDERS, Tim
SCALZE, Bev
SIMON, Steve
URDAHL, Dean
WINKLER, Ryan

Members excused:
HORNSTEIN, Frank

A quorum was not present.

Representative Holberg presented HF2340.

A quorum was present at 11:09 a.m.

Representative Simon moved that the minutes of March 20, 2012 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2340 (Holberg) Abortion facility licensure required.

Chair Peppin moved that HF2340 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Health and Human Services Finance Committee.

Chair Peppin moved to orally amend HF2340 in the following:
Page 1, line 12, delete "; data privacy"
Page 1, line 13, delete everything after the period
Page 1, lines 14-19, delete entire lines
THE MOTION PREVAILED, AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

The committee heard testimony on HF2340, as amended.
Representative Mary Liz Holberg
Andrea Rau, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life
James Koppel, Assistant Commissioner Minnesota Department of Health
Carolyn Jackson, ACLU-MN

Chair Peppin renewed her motion that HF2340, as amended, be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Health and Human Services Committee.

Representative Winkler requested a roll call


The following members voted aye:
PEPPIN
MURRAY
BEARD
HANCOCK
MCFARLANE
O’DRISCOLL
QUAM
URDAHL

The following members voted nay:
NELSON
GREENE
SCALZE
WINKLER

The following members were absent:
HORNSTEIN
SANDERS
SIMON

There being eight ayes, four nays, and three members absent. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 12:04 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:
  • HF2340 (Holberg) - Abortion facility licensure required, facility license fee set, and money appropriated.
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03:17 - Gavel, and consideration of HF2340 (Holberg) Abortion facility licensure required.
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