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Government Operations and Elections Policy

FORTY-NINTH MEETING

2015-2016 Regular Session - April 28, 2016

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

GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS & ELECTION POLICY
MINUTES

Representative Sanders, Chair of the Government Operations and Elections Policy Committee, called the meeting to order at 11:03 AM on April 28, 2016 in Hearing Room 5 in the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


SANDERS, Tim - Chair
PUGH, Cindy –Vice Chair
NASH, Jim
YOUAKIM, Cheryl
THEIS, Tama
NELSON, Michael
O’DRISCOLL, Tim
SELCER, Yvonne
HALVERSON, Laurie
ANDERSON, Chad
MULLERY, Joe
ALBRIGHT, Tony
RUNBECK, Linda
LAINE, Carolyn

Members Excused:
SCOTT, Peggy

FENTON, Kelly


A quorum was present.

Representative Anderson moved to adopt the minutes from April 27, 2016.

THE MOTION PREVAILED

HF3959 (Smith) REAL ID Act implementation authorized and governed, driver’s license and Minnesota identification card rquirements amended, fees amended, legislative reporting required, rulemaking required, and money appropriated.

The following testified on HF3959:
Dennis Smith – State Representative
Dawn Olson – Director of Driver and Vehicle Services
Twila Brase – Citizen’s Council for Health Freedom President
Matt Ehling – Individual

Representative Albright moved to orally amend HF3959 as follows:

Line 11.33 before the period insert “, including subdivision 5”

Representative Albright withdrew the amendment.

Chair Sanders moved to amend HF3959 (see attached amendment H3959A5).

THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

Representative Nelson moved to amend HF3959 (see attached amendment H3959A4).

Representative Nelson requested a roll call.

Members voting aye:
NELSON, Michael
YOUAKIM, Cheryl
SELCER, Yvonne
LAINE, Carolyn
MULLERY, Joe
HAVLERSON, Laurie

Members voting nay:
SANDERS, Tim
PUGH, Cindy
NASH, Jim
FENTON, Kelly
RUNBECK, Linda
O’DRISCOLL, Tim
ANDERSON, Chad
ALBRIGHT, Tony
THEIS, Tama

Members absent:
SCOTT, Peggy

THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED

Representative Laine moved to amend (see attached amendment H3959A3).

Representative Lain withdrew the amendment.

Chair Sanders moved to re-refer HF 3959, as amended, to Transportation Policy and Finance Committee.

THE MOTION PREVAILED

The committee adjourned at 12:28 PM.




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Representative Tim Sanders, Chair



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Committee Legislative Assistant, Nolan West
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Bills Added:
  • HF3959 (Smith) - REAL ID Act implementation authorized and governed, driver's license and Minnesota identification card requirements amended, fees amended, legislative reporting required, rulemaking required, and money appropriated.
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HF3959 (Smith) Real ID Act implementation authorized and governed, driver's license and Minnesota identification card requirements amended, fees amended, legislative reporting required, rulemaking required, and money appropriated.
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