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Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Division

THIRTY NINTH MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - February 18, 2020

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


JUDICIARY FINANCE AND CIVIL LAW DIVISION
COMMITTEE MINUTES


Representative Lesch, Chair of the Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Division, called the meeting to order at 9:47 AM on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 in Room 10 of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members Present:
LESCH, John
MOLLER, Kelly
SCOTT, Peggy
ALBRIGHT, Tony
CANTRELL, Hunter
CARLSON, Andrew
CONSIDINE, Jack
JOHNSON, Brian
LIEBLING, Tina
LUCERO, Eric
NOOR, Mohamud
O’NEILL, Marion
ROBBINS, Kristin

Members Excused:
BAHR, Cal
HER, Kaohly
MARIANI, Carlos
XIONG, Jay

A quorum was present.

Representative Cantrell moved to adopt the minutes from Feb. 13, 2020. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3095 (Christensen): A bill for an act relating to health; removing race from data on certificates of marriage reported to the state registrar; requiring marriage license applications to be modified to conform with this change.

Chair Lesch moved that HF 3095 be recommended to be re-referred to the HHS Policy committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Chair Lesch moved the DE1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Christensen presented HF 3095 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Barbara Olson, Hennepin County Government Center & Ridgedale Service Centers

Chair Lesch moved that HF 3095, as amended, be recommended to be re-referred to the HHS Policy committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Vice Chair Moller assumed the gavel at 9:57 AM.

HF 3009 (Lesch): A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the use of unmanned aerial vehicles by law enforcement agencies; classifying data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 13.82, subdivision 15, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

Representative Lesch moved that HF 3009 be placed on the General Register.

Representative Lesch moved the A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Lesch presented HF 3009 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Julia Decker, ACLU-MN
Cass Weiland, Restore the Fourth Minnesota

Chair Moller moved that HF 3009, as amended, be recommended to be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3010 (Lesch): A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring a government entity to obtain a search warrant before accessing electronic communication information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.26, subdivision 3; 626A.27, subdivision 2; 626A.28, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 626A.31, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.28, subdivisions 1, 2; 626A.29; 626A.30

Representative Lesch moved that HF 3010 be placed on the General Register.

Representative Lesch presented the A1 amendment to the committee. No action was taken.

Representative Lesch presented HF 3010 to the committee.

Testifiers:
Julia Decker, ACLU-MN
Cass Weiland, Restore the Fourth Minnesota
Chair Moller moved that HF 3010 be recommended to be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF 3012 (Lesch): A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling reporting of information related to use of electronic location tracking warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.08, subdivision 2; 626A.37, subdivision 4.

Representative Lesch moved that HF 3012 be placed on the General Register.

Representative Lesch presented HF 3012 to the committee.

Testifier:
Julia Decker, ACLU-MN

Chair Moller moved that HF 3012 be recommended to be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The meeting was adjourned at 10:34 AM.





Representative John Lesch, Chair



Jenna Maus, Committee Legislative Assistant






More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3095 (Christensen) - Certificate of marriage provision changed, and race removed from data on certificate of marriage.
  • HF3009 (Lesch) - Unmanned aerial vehicle use by law enforcement agencies regulated, and data classified.
  • HF3010 (Lesch) - Government entity required to obtain search warrants before accessing electronic communication information.
  • HF3012 (Lesch) - Electronic location tracking warrant information reporting enabled.
House TV Video:
View Archive

00:42 - HF3095 (Christensen) Race data on marriage certificates reported to state registrar removed, and marriage license applications required to be modified to conform with this change.
10:30 - HF3009 (Lesch) Unmanned aerial vehicle use by law enforcement agencies regulated, and data classified.
32:27 - HF3010 (Lesch) Government entity required to obtain search warrants before accessing electronic communication information.
42:28 - HF3012 (Lesch) Electronic location tracking warrant information reporting enabled.
Runs 47 minutes.


o HF 3095 (Christensen): A bill for an act relating to health; removing race from data on certificates of marriage reported to the state registrar; requiring marriage license applications to be modified to conform with this change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144.223
o HF 3009 (Lesch) A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the use of unmanned aerial vehicles by law enforcement agencies; classifying data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 13.82, subdivision 15, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626
o HF 3012 (Lesch) A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling reporting of information related to use of electronic location tracking warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.08, subdivision 2; 626A.37, subdivision 4
o HF 3010 (Lesch): A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring a government entity to obtain a search warrant before accessing electronic communication information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.26, subdivision 3; 626A.27, subdivision 2; 626A.28, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 626A.31, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 626A.28, subdivisions 1, 2; 626A.29; 626A.30

*Bills may be added to, or removed from, the agenda. Bills may be taken in any order. If the committee does not complete hearing the bills on this agenda, the remaining bills will be added to an agenda later in the week.

***If you have questions, or wish to testify on an agenda item, please contact Committee Administrator, Rachel Ganani: rachel.ganani@house.mn