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Ways and Means

TWELFTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 13, 2017

STATE OF MINNESOTA TWELFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Knoblach, Chair of the Ways & Means Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:17AM on Monday, March 13, 2017 in the Room 200 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:


KNOBLACH, Jim, Chair
VOGEL, Bob VC
ANDERSON, Sarah
BAKER, Dave
CARLSON, Lyndon
CORNISH, Tony
DAVIDS, Greg
DEAN, Matt
DETTMER, Bob
FABIAN, Dan
GAROFALO, Pat
GUNTHER, Bob
HAMILTON, Rod
HAUSMAN, Alice
HILSTROM, Deb
HORNSTEIN, Frank
LIEBLING, Tina
LOON, Jenifer
MARQUART, Paul
MURPHY, Erin
NORNES, Bud
PELOWSKI, Gene
TORKELSON, Paul
URDAHL, Dean
WAGENIUS, Jean


Excused:
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
POPPE, Jeanne

Representative Knoblach called the meeting to order at 10:17AM a quorum was present.

Representative Carlson moved that the minutes of March 8, 2017 be approved
MOTION PREVAILED

Representative Knoblach moved HF1366 be referred to the General Register

HF1366 (Tony Albright) Workers' Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adopted, department proposals adopted, inpatient service payments modified, forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund allowed, intervention procedures modified, and rulemaking authorized.

Representative Albright presented HF1366

Representative Knoblach renewed his motion to refer HF1366 to the General Register
THE MOTION PREVAILED

Representative Knoblach introduced Wes Kooistra, Metropolitan Council Reginal Administrator and Mark Fuhrmann, Metro Transit Deputy General Manager from the Met Council to give a presentation on capital and operating costs of existing and planned fixed guideway transit lines.

Representative Cornish moved HF470 be referred to the General Register

HF470 (Tony Cornish) Public safety motor vehicle tampering crime created, and criminal penalties established.

Representative Cornish presented the A2 Amendment

Representative Cornish moved to adopt the A2 Amendment MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to refer HF470 as amended to the General Register THE MOTION PREVAILED

Representative Cornish moved HF915 be referred to the General Register

HF915 (Tony Cornish) Corrections deficiency funding provided, and money appropriated.

Representative Cornish presented HF915

Nan Larson Department of Corrections testified on HF915

Representative Cornish renewed his motion to refer HF915 to the General Register
MOTION PREVAILED


The meeting was adjourned at 12:00PM






Representative Jim Knoblach, Chair




Jean Cottington, Committee Legislative Assistant







More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1366 (Albright) - Workers' Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adopted, department proposals adopted, inpatient service payments modified, forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund allowed, intervention procedures modified, and rulemaking authorized.
  • HF470 (Cornish) - Public safety omnibus bill.
  • HF915 (Cornish) - Corrections Department deficiency funding provided, and money appropriated.
House TV Video:
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01:11 - HF1366 (Albright) Workers' Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adopted, department proposals adopted, inpatient service payments modified, forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund allowed, intervention procedures modified, and rulemaking authorized.
03:03 - Presentation by Metropolitan Council on capital and operating costs of existing and planned fixed guideway transit lines.
1:20:20 - HF915 (Cornish) Corrections deficiency funding provided, and money appropriated. Runs 1 hour, 45 minutes.
1:33:23 - HF470 (Cornish) Public safety motor vehicle tampering crime created, and criminal penalties established.
1:39:01 - Committee discussion related to budget targets.
Runs 1 hour, 45 minutes.


Presentation by Metropolitan Council on capital and operating costs of existing and planned fixed guideway transit lines.

HF140 has been removed from the agenda.