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Higher Education Finance and Policy

TWENTY-SECOND MEETING

2013-2014 Regular Session - March 05, 2014

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


HIGHER EDUCATION FINANCE AND POLICY COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Gene Pelowski, Chair of the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy, called the meeting to order at 12:30 PM on March 5, 2014, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

Pelowski, Gene, Chair
Dorholt, Zachary, Vice Chair
Nornes, Bud, Republican Lead
Brynaert, Kathy
Franson, Mary
Gruenhagen, Glenn
Lien, Ben
Norton, Kim
Poppe, Jeanne
Rosenthal, Paul
Swedzinski, Chris
Winkler, Ryan

Members excused: FitzSimmons, David; Johnson, S., Theis, Tama

A quorum was present.

Chair Pelowski moved that HF2647 be recommended to be placed on the General Register.

Chair Pelowski presented HF2647, a bill for an relating to higher education; modernizing, streamlining, and clarifying various statutes; eliminating unnecessary or redundant laws and rules; deleting obsolete language and unnecessary verbiage; amending Minnesota Statutes, etc.

Matt Gehring, House Research, gave a summary of HF2647.

Chair Pelowski renewed his motion that HF2647 be recommended to be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 1:34 PM.



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Representative Gene Pelowski, Chair

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Kathy Anderson, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Bills Added:
  • HF2647 (Pelowski) - Higher education statutes modernized, streamlined, and clarified; unnecessary, or redundant laws and rules eliminated; and obsolete language and unnecessary verbiage deleted.