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THIRD MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - January 19, 2021

THIRD MEETING – State Government Finance & Elections Committee
2021-2022 Regular Session

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRD MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

STATE GOVERNMENT FINANCE & ELECTIONS COMMITTEE MINUTES

Representative Michael V. Nelson, Chair of the Committee, called the virtual State Government Finance & Elections Committee meeting to order at 8:30 AM, January 19th, 2021 pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was conducted over Zoom and broadcast via House Public Information Services and Facebook Live.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
NELSON, Michael V. - Chair
CARLSON, Andrew - Vice Chair
NASH, Jim - Minority Lead
BAHNER, Kristin
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
ELKINS, Steve
GREENMAN, Emma
KLEVORN, Ginny
KOZNICK, Jon
MASIN, Sandra
NEU BRINDLEY, Anne
PELOWSKI, Gene
QUAM, Duane

A quorum was present.

Representative Klevorn moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on January 14, 2021 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Chair Nelson put the Rules for State Government Finance & Elections before the Committee.

The following gave an overview of the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General:
The Honorable Keith Ellison, Attorney General
Ray Smith, Director of Finance, Office of the Minnesota Attorney General
Eric Miller, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Minnesota Attorney General

The meeting recessed at 9:23 AM.

The meeting reconvened at 9:30 AM.

Chair Nelson referred bills to the Local Government Division by memo of January 18, 2021.

The following gave an overview of the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State:
The Honorable Steve Simon, Secretary of State

The meeting adjourned at 10:00 AM.






Representative Michael V. Nelson, Chair



Sydney Spreck, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
House TV Video:
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02:19 Presentation by the Office of the Attorney General.
-Keith Ellison, Attorney General.
Presentation by the Office of the Secretary of State.
-Steve Simon, Secretary of State.

Runs 54 minutes


Presentation by the Office of the Attorney General
Keith Ellison, Attorney General

Presentation by the Office of the Secretary of State
Steve Simon, Secretary of State

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the State Government Finance and Policy Committee webpage https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/committees/home/92009

VIEW HEARING: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

ACCESSIBILITY: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

RULE 10.01: Meetings are held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm