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Health and Human Services Policy

THIRTY-FOURTH MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - April 22, 2020

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION


HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES POLICY COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Rena Moran, Chair of the Health and Human Services Policy Committee, called the virtual Committee meeting to order at 2:30 PM on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was broadcast live via Zoom and House Public Information Services.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll

Members Present:
MORAN, Rena, Chair
MORRISON, Kelly, Vice Chair
KIEL, Debra, Minority Lead
ALBRIGHT, Tony
BAHNER, Kristin
EDELSON, Heather
FISCHER, Peter
FREIBERG, Mike
HUOT, John
LIEBLING, Tina
MANN, Alice
NEU, Anne
PIERSON, Nels
PINTO, Dave
ROBBINS, Kristin
SCHOMACKER, Joe
SCHULTZ, Jennifer

Members excused:
BACKER, Jeff

A quorum was present.

Representative Morrison moved that the minutes from Wednesday, March 11, 2020 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

House Research staff provided a walk-through of the A20-0745 delete-all amendment to HF3104.

Representative Schultz presented the language of HF3866 as found in in Article 2 of the A20-0745 amendment.

Representative Moller presented the language of HF3336 as found in in Article 2 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF3336 Testifiers:
• Julie Guidry, CEO, Upstream Arts
• Alicia Munson, ARC Minnesota

Representative Acomb presented the language of HF3206 as found in Article 2 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF3206 Testifiers:
• Sara Grafstrom, ARRM

Representative Moran presented the language of HF3972 as found in Article 3 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF3972 Testifiers:
• Chris Zempel, Legislative Director for Operations, DHS

Representative Pryor presented the language of HF3880 as found in Article 3 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF3880 Testifiers:
• Jennifer Sommerfeld, Director of Legislation and External Affairs for Children and Family Services, DHS

Representative Jordan presented the language of HF4277 as found in Article 3 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF4277 Testifiers:
• Laura Lane, Legislative Director for Direct Care and Treatment, DHS

Representative Jordan presented the language HF4204 as found in Article 3 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF4204 Testifiers:
• Matt Burdick, Director of State Government Relations, DHS
• Kristy Graume, Legislative Director for Community Supports, DHS

Representative Noor presented the language of HF3812 as found in Article 3 of the A20-0745 amendment.

HF3812 Testifiers:
• Lisa Bayley, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Children and Family Services, DHS
• Sue Abderholden, Executive Director, NAMI Minnesota

The meeting adjourned at 3:55 PM.




______________________________
Representative Rena Moran, Chair




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Jazzy DiMeglio, Committee Legislative Assistant


More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3104 (Moran) - Omnibus human services policy bill.
House TV Video:
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• This meeting held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 •.
06:15 - HF3104 (Moran) Human services policy bill.
Runs 1 hour, 26 minutes.
• The Minnesota House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote hearings to be held that are accessible to the public; we expect many refinements to come over the coming weeks; thank you for your patience as we adapt.


HF3104 (Moran) - Human services policy bill

NOTE: This hearing will be for presenting the content of the committee’s human services policy bill in the form of a delete-all amendment. Provisions not previously heard by the committee will be presented by their chief authors with testifiers. No formal action will be taken on the bill, including amendments, until a separate hearing at a later date. Documents related to the hearing will be added to this posting as they become available.

Public Testimony Information:
• This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm. Members of the public with questions about this process may contact committee staff at chris.mccall@house.mn.
• If you wish to testify, please contact committee staff at least one hour prior to the start of the remote hearing and they will provide instructions. Testimony will be taken at the end of bill presentations, as is custom with in-person hearings.
• Written testimony is encouraged and should be submitted electronically to chris.mccall@house.mn by 5:00PM on Tuesday, April 21.


Public Viewing Information:
• Live stream via House website: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/live/2
• YouTube: https://youtu.be/S4StGoFeqig


The MN House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote hearings to be held that are accessible to the public. We expect many refinements to come over the coming weeks. Thank you for your patience as we adapt.