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Health and Human Services Finance

SIXTEENTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - February 14, 2017

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION


HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Chair Dean began the meeting at 1:05 PM on February 14, 2017, in Room 200 of the State Office Building. A quorum was not present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

DEAN, Matt, Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony, Vice Chair
MURPHY, Erin, DFL Lead
ALLEN, Susan
BACKER, Jeff
CONSIDINE, Jack
FISCHER, Peter
FRANSON, Mary
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn
HALEY, Barb
HALVERSON, Laurie
HEINTZEMAN, Josh
JOHNSON, Brian
LIEBLING, Tina
LOEFFLER, Diane
LOHMER, Kathy
LOONAN, Bob
PIERSON, Nels
PINTO, Dave
SCHOMACKER, Joe
SCHULTZ, Jennifer
ZERWAS, Nick

Members Excused:
HAMILTON, Rod

At 1:09, a quorum was present and Chair Dean officially called the meeting to order.

Rep. Albright moved the minutes of February 9, 2017 for approval. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 101 (BACKER) REGIONAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE PROGRAM FUNDING

Representative Backer moved HF 101 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

Representative Backer moved the A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Testifiers in favor:

BuckMcAlpin, Minnesota Ambulance Association
Tom Vanderwal, Greater Northwest Emergency Medical Services
Mark Griffith, South Central Emergency Medical Services

HF 101, as amended, was laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

HF 105 (BACKER) COOPER/SAMS VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE PROGRAM

Representative Backer moved HF 105 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

Representative Backer moved amendment H0105DE1 with the following incorporated change: Line 1.4: Strike “AND COOPER/SAMS VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE TRUST ACCOUNT.” THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Testifiers in favor:

BuckMcAlpin, Minnesota Ambulance Association


HF 105, as amended, was laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

HF 104 (ZERWAS) COMPREHENSIVE ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FUNDING

Representative Zerwas moved HF 104 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

Testifiers in Favor:

Buck McAlpin, Minnesota Ambulance Association

HF 104 was laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.

The meeting was adjourned at 1:34 PM.





Representative Matt Dean, Chair




Shiloh Larson, Committee Legislative Assistant













More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF101 (Backer) - Regional emergency medical service program funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF104 (Zerwas) - Comprehensive advanced life support educational program funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF105 (Backer) - Cooper/Sams volunteer ambulance program and volunteer ambulance trust account funding provided, and money appropriated.
House TV Video:
View Archive

00:15 - HF101 (Backer) Regional emergency medical service program funding provided, and money appropriated.
09:22 - HF105 (Backer) Cooper/Sams volunteer ambulance program and volunteer ambulance trust account funding provided, and money appropriated.
22:03 - HF104 (Zerwas) Comprehensive advanced life support educational program funding provided, and money appropriated.
Runs 30 minutes.


If you would like to testify, please contact Shiloh Larson, Committee Legislative Assistant, at shiloh.larson@house.mn