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Health and Human Services Policy

THIRTY-SIXTH MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - May 05, 2020

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-SIXTH 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 Tuesday, May 5, 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
BACKER, Jeff
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:
NEU, Anne

A quorum was present.

Representative Morrison moved to adopt the minutes from Wednesday, April 29, 2020. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The Chair moved that HF3727 be recommended for placement on the General Register.

The Chair moved the DE1 delete-all amendment.

House research staff provided a walk-through of Articles 1-4 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Lislegard presented Article 1, Section 10-11 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Cantrell presented Article 1, Section 14 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Lippert presented Article 2, Section 25 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Baker presented Article 2, Section 39 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Noor presented Article 3, Section 28 of the DE1 amendment.

The Chair presented the underlying provisions of HF3727 found in Article 3 of the DE1 amendment.

Testifiers:
• Matt Burdick, Director of State Government Relations, DHS

Representative Mann presented the language of HF2635 as included in Article 2 of the DE1 amendment.

Representative Schultz moved the A-10 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Schultz presented the language of HF3402 as included in Article 2 of the DE1 amendment.

Testifiers:
• Leslie Milteer, PA-C, MN Academy of Physician Assistants

Representative Bahner moved the A-3 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Morrison moved the A-4 amendment.

Representative Morrison presented the A-4 amendment.

Testifiers:
• Sarah Derr, Executive Director, Minnesota Pharmacists Association

Representative Morrison renewed the motion that the A-4 amendment be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Kiel moved the A-5 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The Chair moved the A-8 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The Chair moved the A-9 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Testifiers:
• Matt Burdick, Director of State Government Relations, DHS

The Chair renewed the motion that the DE1 amendment, as amended, be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The Chair renewed the motion that HF3727, as amended, be recommended for placement on the General Register.

A roll call was requested on the motion. The results are as follows:

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

NAYS:

EXCUSED:
NEU, Anne

There being 17 Ayes and 0 Nays, THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting adjourned at 4:07 PM.



______________________________
Representative Rena Moran, Chair



________________________________
Jazzy DiMeglio, Committee Legislative Assistant


More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3727 (Moran) - Health care; various provisions regarding payment and eligibility modified.
House TV Video:
View Archive

• This meeting held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 •.
02:34 - HF3727 (Moran) Health care policy bill.
Runs 1 hour, 35 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.


HF3727 (Moran): Health care policy bill

NOTE: This hearing will include a presentation of the DE1 amendment, as well as votes for amendments and final passage of the bill. Provisions of the DE1 amendment not previously heard by the committee will be presented by their chief authors with testifiers. 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 may be viewed 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 two hours prior to the start of the remote hearing and they will provide instructions.
• Written testimony is encouraged and should be submitted electronically to chris.mccall@house.mn by 5:00PM on Monday, May 4.


Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing may be viewed live via the following methods:
1) Live stream via House website: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/live/2
2) YouTube: https://youtu.be/S4StGoFeqig

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require anaccommodation to view, participate in, or otherwise access a remote hearing, please contact Blake Wilcox by emailing him at Blake.Wilcox@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-8803.