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House & Senate Broadcast Television Schedule - a list of upcoming events

Tuesday, Jul. 21, 2020

* Legislative television programming is produced and created by the Minnesota House of Representatives and the Minnesota Senate *

* Gov. Tim Walz has issued a proclamation calling the Legislature into Special Session on Wed., Aug. 12 at 12 p.m.

* The Legislature's statewide broadcast coverage of the Special Session will begin at 8 a.m. Wed., Aug. 12 on the Minnesota Channel.


• The Minnesota House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote hearings accessible to the public; we expect many refinements to come over the coming weeks; thank you for your patience as we adapt.
* Meetings held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 *.

Wednesday, August 12
(HTV1 and
9:45 a.m. - (live) House Education Finance Division (Remote Hearing)
Informational hearing that will focus on Executive Order 20-82, the Safe Learning Plan for 2020-21 Guidance, and federal funds for K-12 public schools that relate to COVID-19.
- Presentations will be given on these topics by the Minnesota Department of Education.
To submit written comments please email them to by noon on Tuesday, August 11.
If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation to view, participate in, or otherwise access a remote hearing, please contact Blake Wilcox by emailing him at or by leaving a message at 651-296-8803.

(HTV1 and
12:55 p.m. - Session Daily Update
Updates from the House.

12 p.m. - (live) 2020 Third Special Session: House Floor Session


Thursday, August 13
(HTV1 and
12:55 p.m. - Session Daily Update
Updates from the House.

12 p.m. - (live) Legislative Commission on Metropolitan Government (Remote Meeting)
Metropolitan Council Role in Housing/Homelessness
Metropolitan Council Equity Advisory Committee.
* Agenda items may be added.

Wednesday, August 12
12 p.m. - (live) 2020 Third Special Session: Senate Floor Session