Skip to main content Skip to office menu Skip to footer
Capital IconMinnesota Legislature

Preventive Health Policy Division

SIXTH MEETING MINUTES

2021-2022 Regular Session - February 24, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-SECOND SESSION

PREVENTIVE HEALTH POLICY DIVISION
SIXTH MEETING MINUTES

Representative Freiberg, Chair of the Preventive Health Policy Division, called the remote meeting to order at 10:30 am on Wednesday, February 24th, 2021, pursuant to House rule 10.01.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
FREIBERG
BIERMAN
GRUENHAGEN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
AKLAND
CARLSON
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN
MORRISON
PRYOR

A quorum was present.

Representative Bierman moved that the minutes from the meeting on February 17th, 2021 be approved. MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Freiberg moved HF358 to the Health Finance and Policy Committee.

HF 358 (Jordan): Education commissioner required to develop a model program for sexual health education, and report required.

Representative Freiberg moved HF358A5 (Jordan).

Testified on A5:
Adosh Unni, Director of Governmental Relations with the Minnesota Department of Education

THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.

Representative Jordan presented the bill.

Testifiers:
Adrianna Perez, MNCASA
Hadija Steen Mills, Family Tree Clinic
Ava Kalenze, Minnesota Youth Council
Larry Sachi, West St. Paul Resident
Rebekah Morris
Julie Quist, Child Protection League Action
Barbara DeVries
Dr. Jennifer Oliphant, EdD, MPH, Prevention Research Center, University of Minnesota
Jillian Nelson, Autism Society of Minnesota
Avanlea Cary
Toni Westenberg
Dan Buck, Outfront Minnesota
Zander Danielson Sellie

Representative Gruenhagen moved to adopt HF358A3 (Gruenhagen).

Representative Gruenhagen requested a roll call.

The clerk noted the roll.

AYE

GRUENHAGEN
AKLAND
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN

NAY

FREIBERG
BIERMAN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
CARLSON
PRYOR

THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL. THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Representative Gruenhagen moved to adopt HF358A2 (Gruenhagen).

Representative Gruenhagen requested a roll call.

The clerk noted the roll.

AYE

GRUENHAGEN
AKLAND
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN

NAY

FREIBERG
BIERMAN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
CARLSON
PRYOR

THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL. THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Representative Gruenhagen moved to adopt HF358A6 (Gruenhagen). THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL.

Representative Gruenhagen requested a roll call.

The clerk noted the roll.

AYE

GRUENHAGEN
AKLAND
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN

NAY

FREIBERG
BIERMAN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
CARLSON
PRYOR

THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL. THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Representative Akland moved to adopt HF358A4 (Akland).

Representative Akland requested a roll call.

The clerk noted the roll.

AYE

GRUENHAGEN
AKLAND
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN

NAY

FREIBERG
BIERMAN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
CARLSON
MORRISON
PRYOR

THE MOTION DID NOT PREVAIL. THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.

Representative Freiberg renewed the motion to refer HF358 as amended to the Health Finance and Policy Committee.

The clerk noted the roll:

AYE

FREIBERG
BIERMAN
ACOMB
AGBAJE
CARLSON
MORRISON
PRYOR

NAY

GRUENHAGEN
AKLAND
FRANSON
HEINTZEMAN

MOTION PREVAILED. HF358, as amended, was re-referred to the Health Finance and Policy Committee.

The meeting was adjourned at 11:59am.

More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF358 (Jordan) - Education commissioner required to develop a model program for sexual health education, and report required.
Documents:
House TV Video:
View Archive

01:27 HF358 (Jordan) Education commissioner required to develop a model program for sexual health education, and report required.


HF358 (Jordan) - Education commissioner required to develop a model program for sexual health education, and report required.

This remote meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 which can be found here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

Due to the nature and technical challenges that can occur with remote hearings, written testimony is highly encouraged as a format for public comment. Written testimony must be a PDF file in OCR format, but an MS Word document can be converted if needed. Written testimony can be submitted to Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn. To ensure your testimony is posted as a committee handout prior to the hearing, please email it by 5:00 pm Tuesday, February 23, 2021. It will also be accepted up to 24 hours after the hearing to become part of the record.

To request to testify via zoom during the committee hearing, please email Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn by 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 23, 2021 to sign up and receive instructions. There will be up to 20 minutes of public testimony in support of the bill, and up to 20 minutes of public testimony in opposition to the bill. Each testifier may speak for up to 2 minutes within the 20 minutes provided for supporters/opponents. If we run out of time, you are encouraged to submit your remarks as written testimony (see above).

NOTE: Channels 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. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Please refer to the Committee Rules (posted under "Committee Documents") for further information.