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FIFTY-FIRST MEETING

2019-2020 Regular Session - March 05, 2020

FIFTY-FIRST MEETING – State Government Finance Division
2019-2020 Regular Session

STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTY-FIRST MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

STATE GOVERNMENT FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Michael V. Nelson, Chair of the State Government Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:00 AM, March 5, 2020 in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
NELSON, Michael V. Chair
KLEVORN, Ginny Vice Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony GOP Lead
ACOMB, Patty
ELKINS, Steve
FREIBERG, Mike
GREEN, Steve
HERTAUS, Jerry
HUOT, John
JORDAN, Sydney
KIEL, Debra
LIPPERT, Todd
LONG, Jamie
MASIN, Sandra
OLSON, Liz
QUAM, Duane
VOGEL, Bob

Members excused:
NASH, Jim

A quorum was present.

Representative Huot moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on March 4, 2020 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Vice Chair Klevorn assumed the gavel at 8:01 AM.

Chair Nelson moved HF3499.

HF3499 (Nelson, M.); Transferring and appropriating money for purposes of the Help America Vote Act.

The following testified on HF3499:
The Honorable Michael V. Nelson, Chair, State Representative
The Honorable Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State

Representative Albright moved Amendment H3499A1. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Chair Nelson held HF3499, as amended, over for further consideration.

Chair Nelson reassumed the gavel at 8:24 AM.

Representative Masin moved HF2230 be held over for further consideration.

HF2230 (Masin); Modifying salon licensure requirements and continuing education requirements.

The following testified on HF2230:
The Honorable Sandra Masin, State Representative
Jim Hirst, Lobbyist, Salon and Spa Professionals Association

Chair Nelson held HF2230 over for further consideration.

Chair Nelson moved HF3202 be held over for further consideration.

HF3202 (Christensen); Exempting hairstyling and makeup application from licensing.

The following testified on HF3202:
The Honorable Shelly Christensen, State Representative
Meagan Forbes, Legislative Counsel, Institute for Justice
Cristina Ziemer, Owner, Cristina Ziemer Beauty
Amy Reed, Owner, Amy Marie Artistry
Melanie Rivers, Licensed Cosmetologist and Owner, Melanie Rivers Hair and Makeup
Jim Hirst, Lobbyist, Salon and Spa Professionals Association

Chair Nelson held HF3202, as amended, over for further consideration.

The meeting adjourned at 9:35 AM.





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Representative Michael V. Nelson, Chair



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Sydney Spreck, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF2230 (Masin) - Salon licensure and continuing education requirements modified.
  • HF3202 (Christensen) - Hairstyling and makeup application exempted from licensing.
  • HF3499 (Nelson) - Elections; special procedures provided for the safe and secure conduct of the 2020 state primary and state general elections; funding provided for various election-related purposes, including administration, security, accessibility, training, public health and safety, and public outreach; local grants authorized; report required; money transferred and appropriated for purposes of the Help America Vote Act, the federal CARES Act, and the federal Consolidated Appropriations Act; and money appropriated.
Documents:

I. HF 3202 (Christensen) Hairstyling and makeup application exempted from licensure

II. HF 2230 (Masin) Salon licensure and continuing education requirements amended

III. HF 3499 (Nelson) Secretary of State authorized to spend federal Help America Vote Act funds (Pending referral from Government Operations Committee)

Additional Bills May Be Added Pending Referrals