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Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy

ELEVENTH MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - February 17, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA ELEVENTH 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 February 17th, 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

Members excused:
XIONG, Tou

Representative Hamilton moved to approve the minutes for the February 15th, 2021 meeting. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE MINUTES WERE ADOPTED.

HF 655 (Xiong, J) Big Brothers Big Sisters grant funding provided, and money appropriated.

Testifiers in regards to HF 655:
Deanna Threadgill, Vice President of Programs, BBBS Twin Cities.
Michael Canela, Little Brother
Doug Williams, Big Brother

Chair Noor laid HF 655 over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

HF 656 (Xiong, J) Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio-Latino Communities United in Service (CLUES) funding provided, and money appropriated.

Testifiers in regards to HF 656:
Ruby Lee
Crysta Colmer
Jennifer Mendoza

Chair Noor laid HF 656 over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

HF 873 (Hassan) Avivo performance grant funding provided, and money appropriated.

Testifiers in regards to HF 873:
Kelly Matter, President and CEO, Avivo

Chair Noor laid HF 873 over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

HF 530 (Davnie) Job skill training for recently released inmate funding provided, and money appropriated.

Testifiers in regards to HF 530:
Charlene Leach, CEO, Better Futures

Chair Noor laid HF 530 over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.

The meeting adjourned at 2:29 P.M.
Representative Mohamud Noor, Chair



Jason Chavez
Committee Legislative Assistant



More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF655 (Xiong) - Big Brothers Big Sisters grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF656 (Xiong) - Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio-Latino Communities United in Sevice (CLUES) funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF873 (Hassan) - Avivo performance grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF530 (Davnie) - Job skill training for recently released inmate funding provided, and money appropriated.
House TV Video:
View Archive

02:34 - HF655 (Xiong, J.) Big Brothers Big Sisters grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
25:17 - HF656 (Xiong, J.) Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio-Latino Communities United in Sevice (CLUES) funding provided, and money appropriated.
55:49 - HF873 (Hassan) Avivo performance grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
1:14:02 - HF530 (Davnie) Job skill training for recently released inmate funding provided, and money appropriated.

Runs 1 hour, 29 minutes


HF 873 (Hassan) Avivo performance grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
Kelly Matter, President and CEO, Avivo

HF 530 (Davnie) Job skill training for recently released inmate funding provided, and money appropriated.
A. Charlene Leach, CEO, Better Futures

HF 655 (Xiong, J) Big Brothers Big Sisters grant funding provided, and money appropriated
Deanna Threadgill, Vice President of Programs, BBBS Twin Cities
Michael Canela (Little Brother) & Doug Williams (Big Brother)

HF 656 (Xiong, J) Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio-Latino Communities United in Sevice (CLUES) funding provided, and money appropriated.
Ruby Lee
Crysta Colmer
Jennifer Mendoza

**Bill Removed: HF 389 (Hassan)**

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