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Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy

THIRD MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - January 20, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRD MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-SECOND SESSION


WORKFORCE AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FINANCE AND POLICY

MINUTES

Representative Noor, Chair of the Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy Committee, called the meeting to order at 1:00 P.M. on January 20th, 2021. The meeting was broadcasted via Zoom and House Public Information Services. A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
NOOR, Mohamud
XIONG, Jay
HALEY, Barb
HAMILTON, Rod
BAKER, Dave
DAVNIE, Jim
FRANKE, Keith
GREENMAN, Emma
JURGENS, Tony
KOEGEL, Erin
KOTYZA-WITTHUHN, Carlie
OLSON, Liz
XIONG, Tou

Representative Olson moved to approve the minutes for the January 13th, 2021 meeting. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE MINUTES WERE ADOPTED.

Vice-Chair Jay Xiong assumed the gavel at 1:03 P.M

HF 135 (Noor) Unemployment insurance experience rating period temporary change adopted.

Testifiers in regards to HF135:
Steve Grove, Commissioner at DEED

Representative Noor moved to re-refer HF135 to the General Register.

A roll call was requested.

AYES:
NOOR, Mohamud
XIONG, Jay
HAMILTON, Rod
DAVNIE, Jim
GREENMAN, Emma
JURGENS, Tony
KOEGEL, Erin
KOTYZA-WITTHUHN, Carlie
OLSON, Liz
XIONG, Tou
NAYS:

ABSTAIN:
FRANKE, Keith

ABSENT:
HALEY, Barb
BAKER, Dave

With 11 AYES, 1 ABSTAIN, and 2 ABSENT, THE MOTION PREVAILED AND HF135 WAS REFERRED TO THE GENERAL REGISTER.

Chair Noor assumed the gavel at 1:17 P.M.

Representative Haley and Representative Baker joined the hearing at 1:30 P.M.

Overview of Unemployment Insurance in Minnesota

Presenting the overview:
Steve Grove, Commissioner of DEED
Jim Hegman, Unemployment Insurance, DEED
The meeting adjourned at 2:25 P.M.



Representative Mohamud Noor, Chair




Jason Chavez
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF135 (Noor) - Unemployment insurance experience rating period temporary change adopted.
House TV Video:
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04:13 - HF135 (Noor) Unemployment insurance experience rating period temporary change adopted.
17:13 - Overview of unemployment insurance in Minnesota.


HF 135 (Noor) Unemployment insurance experience rating period temporary change
Steve Grove, Commissioner, DEED

Overview of Unemployment Insurance in Minnesota
Jim Hegman, Director, Unemployment Insurance - DEED

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