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2015-2016 Regular Session

THIRTY-NINTH MEETING - Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance

April 13, 2016

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


JOB GROWTH & ENERGY AFFORDABILITY
POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair of the Job Growth & Energy Affordability Policy & Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 12:52 P.M. on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


GAROFALO, Pat
BAKER, Dave
CLARK, Karen
FABIAN, Dan
GUNTHER, Bob
HORTMAN, Melissa
JOHNSON, Sheldon
LOONAN, Bob
METSA, Jason
NEWBERGER, Jim
SCOTT, Peggy
SIMONSON, Erik
SMITH, Dennis
SWEDZINSKI, Chris
VOGEL, Bob
WAGENIUS, Jean

MAHONEY, Tim

Members excused:

ISAACSON, Jason
O’NEILL, Marion

Representative Simonson moved the minutes of April 11, 2016 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Mahoney moved the minutes of April 07, 2016 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF2817 (Newberger) Emission credits resulting from implementation of federal carbon emissions reduction requirements allocated. The bill, as previously amended by the adopted A16-1041 amendment, was laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

Representative Newberger moved HF2817, as previously amended, be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill

David Thornton, Assistant Commissioner, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency; testified on HF2817

The meeting was adjourned at 1:50 P.M.




Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair




Meagan Rice, Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Continued discussion of HF2817 (Newberger)

Bills Added:
  • HF2817 (Newberger) - Emission credits resulting from implementation of federal carbon emissions reduction requirements allocated.
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