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Government Operations and Elections Policy

THIRTIETH MEETING

2015-2016 Regular Session - April 16, 2015

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION

GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS & ELECTION POLICY
MINUTES

Representative Sanders, Chair of the Government Operations and Election Policy, called the meeting to order at 10:18 AM on April 16, 2015 in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


SANDERS, Tim - Chair
PUGH, Cindy –Vice Chair
NASH, Jim
RUNBECK, Linda
YOUAKIM, Cheryl
THEIS, Tama
FENTON, Kelly
NELSON, Michael
O’DRISCOLL, Tim
LAINE, Carolyn
SELCER, Yvonne
SCOTT, Peggy

Members Excused:
HALVERSON, Laurie


ALBRIGHT, Tony
MULLERY, Joe

A quorum was present.

Representative Albright moved to approve the minutes from April 14, 2015.

THE MOTION PREVAILED

HF 1971 (Nash) Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide approval before implementation required, and revision after local government input required.

The following testified on HF 1971:
Jim Nash – State Representative
Wes Kooistra – Metropolitan Council Deputy Regional Administrator
Bob Vogel – State Representative

Representative Nash moved to amend HF 1971 (See attached amendment H1971A1)

THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

Representative Nash moved to amend HF 1971 (See attached amendment H1971A2)

THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

Vice Chair Pugh assumed the gavel at 10:33 AM.

Chair Sanders reassumed the gavel at 10:35 AM.

Representative Nelson requested a roll call.

Representative Nash moved that HF 1971, as amended, be re-referred to the Rules and Legislative Administration Committee.

Members Voting Aye:
SANDERS, Tim
PUGH, Cindy
ALBRIGHT, Tony
FENTON, Kelly
NASH, Jim
O’DRISCOLL, Tim
SCOTT, Peggy
RUNBECK, Linda
THEIS, Tama

Members Voting No:
NELSON, Michael
LAINE, Carolyn
MULLERY, Joe
SELCER, Yvonne
YOUAKIM, Cheryl

Members Excused:
HALVERSON, Laurie

THE MOTION PREVAILED

The committee adjourned at 11:17 AM.




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Representative Tim Sanders, Chair


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Committee Legislative Assistant, Nolan West
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1971 (Nash) - Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide approval required before implementation, revision required after local government input, legislative approval provided for housing related plans and goals, and local government allowed to reject population and demographic assumptions.
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