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Minnesota Legislature
2013-2014 Regular Session

25TH MEETING - Civil Law

March 04, 2014

STATE OF MINNESOTA 25TH 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 Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 8:25 AM in the Basement Hearing 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
Holberg
Hortman
Howe
Johnson, B.
Liebling
Newberger
Paymar
Pugh
Rosenthal
Simon
Winkler
Yarusso

Members excused:

A quorum was present

HF2598 (Halverson) A bill for an act relating to commerce; updating the Minnesota Liens on Personal Property in Self-Service Storage Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012; sections 514.971, subdivisions 2, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 514.973; 514.975; 514.976, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 514.976, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4.

Chairman Lesch moved an amendment to HF2598 (See attached A14-0803). THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Halverson presented HF2598.

Testifiers on HF2598:
Pat McCann, VP of Property Resources Management Co., LLC
Mark Anfinson, Attorney for MN Newspaper Association
Ron Elwood, Legal Aid

Chairman Lesch moved HF2598 be re-referred to the Committee on Commerce. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Vice Chair Allen took over the gavel at 8:58 AM

Representative Lesch moved to amend HF2582 (See amendment MM-A04). THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Proponent testifying on HF2582:
Kim Lowe, Attorney

Representative Lesch renewed his motion that HF2582 be re-referred to the Committee on Commerce. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2616 (Fischer) Water appropriation provisions modified, and administrative penalties provided for violations.

Chairman Lesch reassumed the gavel at 9:18 AM.

Chairman Lesch moved that HF2616 be referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy.

Representative Fischer presented HF2616.

Proponent for HF2616:
Bob Meier, DNR

Chairman Lesch laid over HF2616.

The meeting was adjourned at 9:30 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:
  • HF2598 (Halverson) - Personal property in self-storage laws regulating liens updated.
  • HF2616 (Fischer) - Water appropriation provisions modified, and administrative penalties provided for violations.
  • HF2582 (Lesch) - Minnesota Public Benefit Corporation Act; public benefit corporations organization and operation provided.
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