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2011-2012 Regular Session

FIFTY-FIRST MEETING - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance

March 08, 2012

STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTY-FIRST MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION

PUBLIC SAFETY AND CRIME PREVENTION POLICY AND FINANCE COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Cornish, Chair of the Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance Committee, called the fifty-first meeting to order at 10:14 a.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2012, in Room 10 of the State Office Building.

HF2528 (Mazorol) Accident reports involving damage to state-owned infrastructure transportation provisions modified.

The committee heard testimony on HF2528.
Representative Pat Mazorol
Eric Rudeen, Minnesota Department of Transportation

HF2528 was temporarily laid over.

HF2426 (Dettmer) Peace Officer's Memorial repairs money appropriated.

The committee heard testimony on HF2426.
Representative Bob Dettmer
Ed Reed, Minnesota Law Enforcement Memorial Association (LEMA)

A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

CORNISH, Tony, Chair
WOODARD, Kelby, Vice Chair
DAUDT, Kurt
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn
HILTY, Bill
JOHNSON, Sheldon
KIEFFER, Andrea
KELLY, Tim
LEIDIGER, Ernie
MARIANI, Carlos
MCDONALD, Joe
MORAN, Rena
MULLERY, Joe
NORNES, Bud
SLOCUM, Linda
SMITH, Steve
Members excused:

GAUTHIER, Kerry
KRIESEL, John

Representative Nornes moved that the minutes of March 6, 2012, be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The committee continued hearing testimony on HF2426.
Mike Servatka, Ramsey County Sheriff Deputy and LEMA member
Jeffrey Beahen, Retired Elk River Police Chief

Chairman Cornish moved that HF2426 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the State Government Finance Committee.

Chairman Cornish renewed his motion that HF2426 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the State Government Finance Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2528 (Mazorol) Accident reports involving damage to state-owned infrastructure transportation provisions modified.

Chairman Cornish moved that HF2528 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Civil Law Committee.

Chairman Cornish renewed his motion that HF2528 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Civil Law Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2463 (LeMieur) Alcoholic beverage special licensing purchase authorized until the state is able to issue the necessary card.

Chairman Cornish moved that HF2463 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register.

Chairman Cornish moved the H2463A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

The committee heard testimony on HF2463, as amended.
Representative Mike LeMieur
Sarah Psick, Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association

Chairman Cornish renewed his motion that HF2463, as amended, be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF1607 (Woodard) State Patrol authorized to provide security and protection to certain government officials, and capitol complex security report required.

Representative Woodard moved that HF1607 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Transportation Policy and Finance Committee.

The committee heard testimony on HF1607.
Representative Kelby Woodard

Representative Woodard moved the H1607DE1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Chairman Cornish moved to orally amend H1607DE1: delete everything after the period on line 3.26; delete everything before "Spending" on line 3.27. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Woodard moved to orally amend H1607DE1: after "Planning Board," insert "the Director of the Minnesota Historical Society" in Section 2, line 3.17. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Woodard renewed his motion that HF1607, as amended, be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Transportation Policy and Finance Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 11:20 a.m.




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REP. TONY CORNISH, Chair





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Pete Sparby, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Bills originally scheduled for the Wednesday, March 7 meeting are rescheduled for Thursday, March 8.

Bills Added:
  • HF2528 (Mazorol) - Accidents involving damage to state-owned infrastructure report sharing required.
  • HF2426 (Dettmer) - Peace Officer's Memorial repairs money appropriated.
  • HF2463 (LeMieur) - Alcoholic beverage special licensing purchase authorized until the state is able to issue the necessary card.
  • HF1607 (Woodard) - State Patrol authorized to provide security and protection to certain government officials, and Capitol complex security committee established.
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