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Minnesota Legislature
2013-2014 Regular Session

SIXTH MEETING - Civil Law

February 12, 2013

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION

COMMITTEE ON CIVIL LAW
Chair, Representative John Lesch

MINUTES

Representative Lesch, Chair of Committee on Civil Law, called the meeting to order at 8:25 AM, February 12th, 2013 in Basement Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
Lesch, Chair
Allen, Vice Chair
Scott, Lead
Anderson, M.
Hilstrom
Howe
Johnson, B.
Liebling
Pugh
Rosenthal
Simon
Yarusso

Members excused:
Holberg
Hortman
Newberger
Paymar
Winkler

A quorum was present.

Chairman Lesch motioned to approve February 6, 2013 minutes. Motion prevailed.

HF 369 (Freiberg) Uniform Community Property Rights at Death Act adopted.

Representative Freiberg presented his bill.

Presenter: Robert Tennessen, Commissioner, Uniform Law Commission

Chairman Lesch moved HF 369 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance & Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 212 (Yarusso) Timely filing for appeals from orders provisions modified.

Representative Yarusso moved HF 212 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Policy.

Representative Yarusso moved to the H0212DE1 amendment to HF 212. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Yarusso renews her motion that HF 212 be recommended to pass, as amended, and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 290 (Simon) False claims provisions modified.

Representative Simon moved HF 290 to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Commerce. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 335 (Simon) Jury service exclusion prohibited on the basis of marital status or sexual orientation.

Representative Simon moved HF 335 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance & Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:15 AM.




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Representative John Lesch, Chair



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Jay Xiong, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Bills Added:
  • HF212 (Yarusso) - Timely filing for appeals from orders provisions modified.
  • HF290 (Simon) - False claims provisions modified.
  • HF335 (Simon) - Jury service exclusion prohibited on the basis of marital status or sexual orientation.
  • HF369 (Freiberg) - Uniform Community Property Rights at Death Act adopted.
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