STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION
STATE GOVERNMENT FINANCE
Representative Lanning, Chairman of the State Government Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:21 a.m. on March 8, 2012, in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
LANNING, Morrie, Chair
BENSON, Mike, Vice Chair
A quorum was present.
Representative Murray moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on March 6, 2012, be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF2261 (Dettmer) Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery burial eligibility expanded to included deceased allied Hmong-American or Lao-American veterans of the American Secret War in Laos.
Chairman Lanning moved that HF2261 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register.
The committee heard testimony on HF2261.
Representative Bob Dettmer
Chue Tchang, National Chairman, SGU Veterans
Zachor Lee, Board Member, SGU Veterans
Summer Keller, student, New Prague High School
Lindsey Sindelir, student, New Prague High School
Janae Hill, student, New Prague High School
Emily Geiger, student, New Prague High School
Kenara Collier, student, New Prague High School
Michael Yang, St. Paul
Jean Yee, Executive Director, Asian Pacific Housing Consortium
Representative Murphy requested a roll call on HF2261.
Chairman Lanning renewed his motion that HF2261 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register.
Roll Call Vote on HF 2261
AYE: LANNING, BENSON, KAHN, ANDERSON, BANAIAN, GUNTHER, LEIDIGER, LILLIE, LOHMER, MCELFATRICK, MELIN, MURPHY, MURRAY, SIMON, SLAWIK, STENSRUD, URDAHL, WINKLER
ABSENT: DOWNEY, GAUTHIER, GREENE
On a vote of 18 to 0 for HF2261, THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF2259 (Dettmer) Lawful gambling net profits for military marching, color guard, or honor guard units allowable per diem reimbursement increased.
Chairman Lanning moved that HF2259 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register.
The committee heard testimony on HF2259.
Representative Bob Dettmer
Chairman Lanning renewed his motion that HF2259 be recommended to pass and sent to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF1031 (Stensrud) Legislative Coordinating Commission joint administrative services required to provide or arrange for the service to both the House of Representatives and Senate.
Representative Stensrud moved that HF1031 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Ways and Means Committee.
The committee heard testimony on HF1031.
Representative Kirk Stensrud
Representative Stensrud moved to change his original motion and moved that HF1031 be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Government Operations and Elections Committee.
Representative Stensrud moved the H1031A2
. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Representative Winkler moved to orally amend the H1031A2 amendment: line 1.19 insert new sentence "The legislative coordinating commission must adopt a policy under this section by July 1, 2012." THE ORAL AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Representative Stensrud renewed his motion that HF1031 be recommended to pass, as amended, and re-referred to the Government Operations and Elections Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The committee adjourned at 9:45 a.m.
REP. MORRIE LANNING, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant