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Property Tax Division

SIXTH MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - February 17, 2021

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

PROPERTY TAX DIVISION

MINUTES

Representative Youakim, Chair of the Property Tax Division, called the remote meeting to order at 3:00 P.M. on February 17, 2021, pursuant to House Rule 10.01. The meeting is being broadcast via Zoom and House Public Information Services.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members Present:

YOUAKIM, Cheryl (Chair)
GOMEZ, Aisha (Vice-Chair)
HERTAUS, Jerry (GOP-Lead)
ANDERSON, Paul
BECKER-FINN, Jamie
GREEN, Steve
HASSAN, Hodan
HER, Kaohly
MARQUART, Paul
MORTENSEN, Erik
PELOWSKI, Gene
TORKELSON, Paul

Members Excused:
FISCHER, Peter

A quorum was present.

Representative Becker-Finn moved the approval of the February 10, 2021 minutes. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Office of the State Auditor Presentation on Tax Increment Financing Legislative Report

Jason Nord, Assistant State Auditor

HF 618 (Berg) Burnsville; tax increment financing districts authorized

Representative Hertaus moved that HF 618 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

Representative Berg presented the bill.

Public Testimony:
Elizabeth Kautz, Burnsville Mayor
Melanie Mesko Lee, Burnsville City Manager

Representative Hertaus renewed his motion that HF 618 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

HF 736 (O’Driscoll) Sartell; food and beverage tax modified

Representative Hertaus moved that HF 736 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

Representative Hertaus presented the bill.

Public Testimony:
Ryan Fitzhum, Sartell Mayor

Representative Hertaus renewed his motion that HF 736 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

HF 551 (Klevorn) Plymouth; local lodging tax expiration date removed

Representative Becker-Finn moved that HF 551 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

Representative Klevorn presented the bill.

Public Testimony:
Jeffry Wosje, Plymouth Mayor
Dave Callister, Plymouth City Manager
Tony Kwilas, Minnesota Visitors & Convention Bureau
Ben Wogsland, Hospitality Minnesota

Representative Becker-Finn renewed her motion that HF 551 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report

HF 759 (Petersburg) Homestead determination provisions modified

Representative Hertaus moved that HF 759 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

Representative Petersburg presented the bill.

Representative Hertaus renewed his motion that HF 759 be laid over for possible inclusion in the Property Tax Division Report.

The committee adjourned at 4:12 P.M




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Representative Cheryl Youakim, Chair



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Eric Petersen, Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF618 (Berg) - Burnsville; tax increment financing districts authorized.
  • HF551 (Klevorn) - Plymouth; local lodging tax expiration date removed.
  • HF759 (Petersburg) - Homestead determination provisions modified.
  • HF736 (O'Driscoll) - Sartell; food and beverage tax modified.
House TV Video:
View Archive

3:10 Office of the State Auditor presentation: Tax Increment Financing Legislative Report.
21:30 HF618 (Berg) Burnsville; tax increment financing districts authorized.
38:10 HF736 (O'Driscoll) Sartell; food and beverage tax modified.
41:22 HF551 (Klevorn) Plymouth; local lodging tax expiration date removed.
1:00:00 HF759 (Petersburg) Homestead determination provisions modified.


I. Office of the State Auditor presentation on Tax Increment Financing Legislative Report
II. HF 618 (Berg) Burnsville; tax increment financing districts authorized
III. HF 736 (O'Driscoll) Sartell; food and beverage tax modified
IV. HF 551 (Klevorn) Plymouth; local lodging tax expiration date removed
V. HF 759 (Petersburg) Homestead determination provisions modified

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This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.