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Health and Human Services Finance

46th MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 20, 2018

STATE OF MINNESOTA 46th MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION


HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Chair Dean officially called the meeting to order at 1:06 PM on March 20, 2018, in Room 200 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

DEAN, Matt, Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony, Vice Chair
MURPHY, Erin, DFL Lead
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:
ALLEN, Susan
BACKER, Jeff
CONSIDINE, Jack
HAMILTON, Rod

Rep. Loonan moved the minutes of March 14, 2018 for approval. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3573 (ALBRIGHT) FAMILY CHILD CARE AND LEGAL NONLICENSED CHILD CARE PROGRAM BACKGROUND STUDY REQUIREMENTS MODIFIED

Representative Albright moved HF 3573 be re-referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices.

Representative Albright moved the A2 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Albright presented HF 3573 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Patrick Carter, Legislative Liaison for the Office of Inspector General, Department of Human Services
Julie Seydel, Public Policy Director, Minnesota Association of Child Care Professionals

Representative Albright renewed his motion that HF 3573 be re-referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 2920 (KIEL) RAMSEY COUNTY; NURSING FACILITY CONSTRUCTION PROJECT RATE MODIFIED

Chair Dean moved HF 2920 be re-referred to the General Register.

Representative Kiel presented HF 2920 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Kim Brenne, Audit Director-Nursing Facility Rates and Policy Division, Minnesota Department of Human Services
Marvin Plakut, Chief Executive Officer, Episcopal Church Homes of Minnesota

Chair Dean renewed his motion that HF 2920 be re-referred to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3170 (SCHOMACKER) HEALTH COMMISSIONER REQUIRED TO SUBMIT REQUESTS FOR FEDERAL FUNDS FOR REVIEW

Representative Schomacker moved HF 3170 be laid over.

Representative Schomacker presented HF 3170 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Dan Pollock, Deputy Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Health

HF 3170 was laid over.

The meeting was adjourned at 1:40 PM.


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Representative Matt Dean, Chair




Shiloh Larson, Committee Legislative Assistant













More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF2920 (Kiel) - Ramsey County; nursing facility construction project rate modified.
  • HF3170 (Schomacker) - Health commissioner required to submit requests for federal funds for review.
  • HF3573 (Albright) - Family child care and legal nonlicensed child care program background study requirements modified.
House TV Video:
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00:25 - HF3573 (Albright) Family child care and legal nonlicensed child care program background study requirements modified.
08:34 - HF2920 (Kiel) Ramsey County; nursing facility construction project rate modified.
16:22 - HF3170 (Schomacker) Health commissioner required to submit requests for federal funds for review.
Runs 34 minutes.


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

Additional bills may be added to the agenda.

**BILL REMOVED** HF 3240 (Haley)