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Long-Term Care Division

SIXTH MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - March 11, 2019

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION

LONG TERM CARE DIVISION

MINUTES

Representative Jennifer Schultz, Chair of the Committee, called the meeting to order at 12:48 pm on Monday, March 11th, 2019 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
SCHULTZ, Jennifer (Chair)
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn (Lead)
KLEVORN, Ginny
MASIN, Sandra
MUNSON, Jeremy
OLSON, Liz

Members excused:

KIEL, Debra
LIPPERT, Todd (Vice-Chair)



HF1099 (Halverson) - Day training and habilitation provider grants funding provided, and money appropriated.

Chair Schultz moved HF1099 before the committee.

Testifier:
• Tom Weaver, CEO, Achieve Services in Blaine

A quorum was present.

Chair Schutz moved that HF1099 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Long Term Care division report.

Representative Munson moved that the minutes from March 4th, 2019 be adopted. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF168 (Schultz) - Disability waiver rate system modified.

Chair Schultz moved to adopt the A-2 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Chair Schultz moved HF168, as amended, before the committee.

Testifiers:
• Judy Marder, Chair, Best Life Alliance
• Jim Clapper, Parent Advocate, MN Families and Advocates Coalition
• Kevin Goodno, Best Life Alliance and MOHR


Chair Schultz renewed her motion to lay HF 168, as amended, over for possible inclusion in the Long Term Care division report.









The meeting was adjourned at 2:16 pm.





Representative Jennifer Schultz, Chair




Lyndsey Hanson,
Committee Legislative Assistant


More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF1099 (Halverson) - Day training and habilitation provider grants funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF168 (Schultz) - COVID-19; personal care assistant and support worker hour limitations increased, personal care assistance compensation permitted for services provided by a parent or spouse during a peacetime emergency for an outbreak, temporary rate increases provided for personal care assistance, and money appropriated.
Documents:

HF1099 (Halverson) Day training and habilitation provider grants funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF168 (Schultz) Disability waiver rate system modified.