STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRD JOINT MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION
JOINT HOUSE/SENATE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION FINANCE
Chair, Representative Paul Marquart
Chair, Senator Charles Wiger
Representative Marquart, Chairing the Joint Committee on Education Finance, called the meeting to order at 8:18 AM, March 6, 2013 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The House Education Finance Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
House Education Finance Committee Members present:
Woodard, GOP Lead
House Education Finance Committee Members absent:
Slocum, Vice Chair (excused)
Senate E-12 Finance Division Members present:
Johnson, Vice Chair
Nienow, GOP Lead
Senate E-12 Finance Division Members absent:
A quorum was present.
The 2013 Special Education Program Evaluation Report was given by the Office of the Legislative Auditor. Testifiers included Jim Nobles, Legislative Auditor; Jody Hauer, Principal Evaluator; Jodi Rodriguez, Evaluator; and Minnesota Department of Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius.
Committee members' questions and comments were addressed throughout the presentation.
The meeting was adjourned at 9:48 AM.
Representative Paul Marquart, Chair
Senator Charles Wiger, Chair
Joe Gould, Committee Legislative Assistant