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Education Policy

TWENTY-SEVENTH MEETING

2013-2014 Regular Session - March 06, 2014

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION

COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION POLICY
Chair, Representative Carlos Mariani

MINUTES

Representative Mariani, Chair of Committee on Education Policy, called the meeting to order at 10:13 AM, March 6, 2014 in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
Mariani, Chair
Brynaert, Vice Chair
Benson, J
Erickson, S., Lead
Barrett
Bly
Davnie
Erickson, R.
Faust
Isaacson
Leidiger
Marquart
Morgan
Nornes
Kiel
Kresha
Sawatzky
Yarusso
Wills
Urdahl

Members excused:
Anderson, M.

A quorum was present

Rep. Sawatzky moved that H.F. 2569 be re-referred to the Committee on Government Operations

Rep. Sawatzky presented H.F. 2569 (Sawatzky) Educational opportunity for military children interstate compact adopted, and military-connected youth identifier required.

The following people offered testimony on H.F. 2569:

Martin Dempsey, Midwest Regional Liaison, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense
Brig. Gen. Stephen Hogan, Executive Director, Interstate Commission on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
Rick Masters, General Counsel, Interstate Commission on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
Daron Korte, Minnesota Department of Education

Rep. Sawatzky renews her motion that H.F. 2569 be re-referred to the Committee on Government Operations. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Rep. Morgan moved that H.F. 2396 be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Policy

Rep. Morgan presented H.F. 2396 (Morgan) Military members license processing expedition required for state agencies and professional licensing boards required, temporary licensure provided, and rulemaking authorized.

The following people offered testimony on H.F. 2396:

Martin Dempsey, Midwest Regional Liaison, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense
David Lein, Department of Military Affairs
Mike McElhiney, Department of Veterans Affairs
Martin Dempsey, Department of Defense

Chair Mariani laid this bill over.

Rep. Dettmer moved that H.F. 2012 be re-referred to the Committee on General Register

Rep. Dettmer presented H.F.2012 (Dettmer) High school students with disabilities allowed to transfer between schools without affecting their eligibility for varsity competition.

Rep. Dettmer moved to amend H.F. 2012 (see attached amendment H2012A2) THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

The following people offered testimony on H.F. 2012, as amended:

Deb Van Klei, Hugo Mn
Lonnie Van Klei, Hugo Mn

Chair Mariani laid this bill over

Chair Mariani recessed the Committee at 11:35 A.M.

The meeting was adjourned at 11:59 PM




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Representative Carlos Mariani, Chair



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Jamael Lundy, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF2569 (Sawatzky) - Educational opportunity for military children interstate compact adopted, and military-connected youth identifier required.
  • HF2396 (Morgan) - Military members or their spouses or inactive military veteran professional licensing boards required to expedite issuance of license or certification, and report required.
  • HF2683 (Bly) - Education; intervention requirement response established, and committee established to review statewide testing.
  • HF2012 (Dettmer) - High school students with disabilities allowed to transfer between schools without affecting their eligibility for varsity competition.
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