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Government Operations and Elections

SIXTY THIRD MEETING

2011-2012 Regular Session - March 22, 2012

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTY THIRD 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 third meeting to order at 10:16 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 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
HANCOCK, David
HORNSTEIN, Frank
MCFARLANE, Carol
O'DRISCOLL, Tim
QUAM, Duane
SANDERS, Tim
SCALZE, Bev
SIMON, Steve
URDAHL, Dean
WINKLER, Ryan

Members excused:
GREENE, Marion

A quorum was not present.

Representative Torkelson presented HF2634.

A quorum was present at 10:19 a.m.

Representative O’Driscoll moved that the minutes of March 21, 2012 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2634 (Torkelson) Subsurface sewage treatment systems alternative local standards provided.

Representative O’Driscoll moved that HF2634 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register.

The committee heard testimony on HF2634.
Representative Paul Torkelson
Annalee Garletz, Association of Minnesota Counties
Kirk Koudelka, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Representative O’Driscoll renewed his motion that HF2634 be recommended to pass sent to the General Register.

HF2199 (Lanning) Omnibus Pension Bill.

Chair Peppin moved that HF2199 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Ways and Means Committee.

Chair Peppin moved the H2199-54A amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED, AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Chair Peppin moved the H2199-55A amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED, AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Murray assumed the gavel at 10:25 a.m.

The committee heard testimony on HF2199, as amended.
Representative Morrie Lanning
Larry Martin, Pension Commission
Dave Bergstrom, Minnesota State Retirement System
Laurie Fiori Hacking, Teachers Retirement Association
Mary Most Vanek, Public Employees Retirement Association
Howard Bicker, Minnesota State Board of Investment
Julie Bleyhl, AFSCME Council 5

Chair Peppin renewed her motion that HF2199, as amended, be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Ways and Means Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 11:49 a.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:
  • HF2199 (Lanning) - Omnibus pension bill.
  • HF2634 (Torkelson) - Subsurface sewage treatment systems alternative local standards provided.
House TV Video:
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02:06 - Gavel, and consideration of HF2634 (Torkelson) Subsurface sewage treatment systems alternative local standards provided.
06:23 - HF2199 (Lanning) Omnibus Pension bill.
Runs 1 hour, 33 minutes.