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Public Safety Finance and Policy

SEVENTEENTH MEETING

2013-2014 Regular Session - February 26, 2013

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

COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY FINANCE AND POLICY
Chair, Representative Michael Paymar

MINUTES

Representative Paymar, Chair of the Committee on Public Safety Finance and Policy, called the meeting to order at 10:06 a.m. February 26, 2013 in Room 10 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
Paymar, Chair
Rosenthal, Vice Chair
Cornish, Lead
Hilstrom
Johnson, B.
Kelly
Kieffer
Lesch
Lohmer
Mullery
Newberger
Savick
Simonson
Uglem
Ward, J.

Members excused:

Schoen
Slocum

A quorum was present.

Rep. Lohmer moved that the minutes of the February 21, 2013 and February 21, 2013 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.

H.F. 389 (Lesch) Collection of 911 fees from prepaid wireless telecommunications services and prepaid wireless E911 services provided for.

Rep. Lesch moved that H.F. 389 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.

Testifying on behalf of H.F. 389 were:

Nancy Reidel - Verizon
Jackie Meins - Division of Emergency Communications Networks, Department of Public Safety

Rep. Lesch renewed his motion that H.F. 389 be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Overview of the Department of Human Rights Budget

Presenting the overview was:
Kevin Lindsey - Commissioner, Department of Public Safety






The meeting was adjourned at 11:28 a.m.




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Representative Michael Paymar, Chair



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DJ Danielson, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Bills Added:
  • HF389 (Lesch) - 911 fee collection from prepaid wireless telecommunications services and prepaid wireless E911 services provided, broadband development grant program established, funding provided, and money appropriated.

Overview of Department of Human Rights budget