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Joint meeting of the House Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Finance, & Environment and Natural Resources Policy committees
Monday, May 5 2014 - Archive Video
03:34 - Gavel, and Informational meeting on wetland mitigation.
* This coverage ended early because the committee ran long and was in conflict with scheduled TV coverage of the House floor session.
Runs 1 hour, 52 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, March 12 2014 - Archive Video
03:30 - Gavel, and consideration of HF2412 (Hornstein) Hybrid and narrow-leaved catttail general permit required for control.
09:02 - HF2804 (Hansen) Native quail recovery plan required.
15:28 - HF2733 (Dill) All-terrain vehicle operating restrictions modified, natural resources regulatory efficiencies provided, forest trail use and designation modified, invasive species provisions modified, Water Law modified, outdoor recreation system provisions modified, and money appropriated.
1:00:10 - HF2852 (Dill) Game and fish laws modified, vehicle use for hunting provisions modified, oversight committee provisions modified, wildlife management area provisions modified, license provisions and fees modified, trespass provisions modified, taking wild animal provisions modified, nonlethal hazing of Canada geese authorized, obsolete language updated and eliminated, and prior appropriations modified.
Runs 1 hour, 49 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 11 2014 - Archive Video
05:42 - Gavel.
05:49 - HF2651 (Melin) Deer taken legally allowed to be used in a contest in conjunction with a raffle.
10:39 - HF1408 (Hansen) Soil and water conservation district supervisors required to be elected by supervisor districts in the metropolitan area.
30:14 - HF2571 (Hansen) Drainage system provisions modified.
Runs 37 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, March 5 2014 - Archive Video
05:15 - Gavel, and consideration of HF2421 (Melin) Firearm seizure penalty for baiting deer modified.
49:14 - HF2542 (Hortman) Lead and mercury products prohibited and regulated.
1:28:52 - HF2543 (Hortman) Data classified, reporting requirements modified, permitting efficiencies modified and created, Pollution Control Agency duties modified, administrative penalty order and field citation provisions modified, civil penalties provided, rulemaking required, and money appropriated.
Runs 1 hour, 53 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 4 2014 - Archive Video
01:05 - HF917 (Schoen) Snowmobile odometer tampering prohibited.
07:25 - HF1864 (Fischer) Executive branch advisory group governing provisions modified.
12:23 - HF2165 (Dill) Minnesota Sustainable Forest Resources Act updated.
37:28 - HF2097 (McNamara) Timber sales and minerals leases Executive Council control eliminated.
54:45 - HF2098 (McNamara) Aquatic plant management permit maximum fee lowered and rulemaking required.
Runs 1 hour, 14 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, January 28 2014 - Archive Video
02:06 - Gavel, and informational hearing on HF957 (Dettmer) School construction near former landfills prohibited, and notice required for schools located near former landfills.
1:02:00 - The committee recessed for 4 minutes.
1:06:15 - Informational hearing on wolf management by the State of Minnesota.
Runs 3 hours, 57 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, April 2 2013 - Archive Video
01:00 - Gavel.
01:14 - HF683 (Fischer) Water conservation rate structures required.
14:36 - HF1442 (Hansen) Aquatic invasive species decal requirements and fees established, and aquatic invasive species trailer decal requirements eliminated.
1:09:52 - HF1122 (Persell) Clean Water Legacy Act modified to improve accountability.
Runs 1 hour, 38 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee - afternoon meeting
Wednesday, March 13 2013 - Archive Video
05:39 - Gavel.
06:04 - HF1222 (Hansen) Antler point restriction rule criteria repealed.
29:11 - HF1091 (Isaacson) Aquatic invasive species provisions modified, and invasive species penalties and enforcement modified.
38:38 - HF1185 (Falk) Elk license auction established to control elk causing damage or nuisance, and money appropriated.
46:12 - HF906 (Hansen) Silica sand and other nonmetallic minerals mining model standards and criteria development required, and silica sand technical assistance team established.
The committee recessed.
Runs 1 hour, 11 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee - evening meeting
Wednesday, March 13 2013 - Archive Video
03:40 - Continued consideration of HF906 (Hansen) Silica sand and other nonmetallic minerals mining model standards and criteria development required, and silica sand technical assistance team established.
Runs 1 hour, 48 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 12 2013 - Archive Video
02:30 - Gavel.
03:05 - HF949 (Fabian) Consolidated conservation land drainage projects undertaken by local drainage authorities participation and payment of assessments required.
35:25 - HF1021 (Fabian) Minor ditch repair exempted from environmental civil actions.
1:02:45 - HF1300 (Anzelc) Pollution Control Agency rule on fugitive emissions modified.
1:18:41 - HF1028 (Loeffler) Hennepin Soil and Water Conservation District discontinued and duties transferred.
1:46:35 - HF1057 (Hackbarth) All-terrain vehicle provisions modified.
The committee recessed.
Run 1 hour, 43 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, March 5 2013 - Archive Video
03:00 - Gavel.
03:20 - HF819 (Murphy) Public Facilities Authority grant programs reorganized, and small community wastewater treatment grants provided for.
11:24 - HF1065 (Metsa) Greater Minnesota Parks and Trails Commission created, and money appropriated.
20:19 - HF865 (Sundin) Product stewardship programs provided for.
1:39:14 - HF717 (Persell) All-terrain vehicle registration and watercraft license exemptions provided.
1:47:20 - HF813 (Nornes) Water-related service provider training exemption provided.
The committee recessed.
1:56:44 - Continued discussion of HF813 (Nornes) Water-related service provider training exemption provided.
2:00:38 - HF731 (Dill) Natural resources commissioner authority modified, snowmobile registration modified, Matthew Lourey Trail extended, fees modified, state park permit exemption created, duplicate cross-country ski pass provided for, wildlife rehabilitation permit exemption provided, and Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area permitted uses modified.
2:12:27 - HF742 (Dill) Natural resources commissioner authority and duty modified, definitions modified, watercraft provisions modified, license seizures provided for, game and fish license provisions modified, trespass law modified, and game and fish taking requirements modified.
Runs 3 hours, 6 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 27 2013 - Archive Video
07:08 - Gavel, and consideration of HF896 (Persell) Electric fish barrier installation required.
08:12 - HF737 (Hansen) Clean water fund expenditures authorized, reporting requirements modified, Petroleum Tank Release Cleanup Act modified, obsolete rules repealed, and money appropriated.
1:02:12 - HF778 (Persell) Road easements exchange provided for; forest management investment account and State Timber Act modified, and money appropriated.
1:13:05 - HF228 (Johnson) Wildlife arson increased penalties created for damages to multiple buildings or dwellings, acreage, or crops or demonstrable bodily harm, and restitution provisions added.
Runs 1 hour, 20 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, February 26 2013 - Archive Video
00:18 - Gavel.
00:40 - HF461 (Benson) Mechanical control of hybrid and narrow-leaved cattail rulemaking allowed without an aquatic plant management permit.
35:45 - HF657 (Hackbarth) Spearing restrictions removed from lakes.
1:03:25 - HF896 (Persell) Requiring the installation of electric fish barriers.
Runs 1 hour, 49 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 20 2013 - Archive Video
00:08 - Gavel.
01:29 - HF436 (Wagenius) Wastewater projects priority required.
22:52 - HF585 (Dill) Ground blinds required to display blaze orange during firearms deer season.
Runs 39 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, February 6 2013 - Archive Video
05:10 - Gavel.
05:56 - HF327 (Nornes) Fish allowed to be taken through ice with three lines.
25:35 - HF141 (Ward) Soil and water conservation; district timeline modified in which a copy of the resolution establishing supervision districts is filed.
35:30 - DNR talks of their suspension of 2013 moose hunting season.
Runs 42 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, January 30 2013 - Archive Video
00:12 - Gavel.
01:05 - HF135 (Nornes) Visually impaired hunters limited use of laser sights permitted.
10:50 - HF169 (Fabian) Muzzleloader scope use allowed.
Runs 45 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Wednesday, January 16 2013 - Archive Video
05:35 - Gavel.
06:10 - HF66 (Hansen) Drainage system provisions modified.
27:30 - Presentation by Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources on Executive Order 12-04 Supporting and Strengthening Implementation of the State's Wetland Policy Final Report to Governor Mark Dayton.
Runs 1 hour, 7 minutes.

House Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee
Tuesday, January 15 2013 - Archive Video
01:10 - Gavel, and presentation by the Department of Natural Resources on US Army Corps of Engineers Lock and Dam 1 Asian Carp Deterrence Alternatives report.
Runs 1 hour, 27 minutes.