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Tuesday, March 09, 2021 8:30 AM, HTV 1

House Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Committee – part 1*

HF7 (Olson, L.) Earned sick and safe time provided, rulemaking authorized, civil penalties imposed, reports required, and money appropriated.
- Committee discussion will focus on sections of the bill that fall within the committee’s jurisdiction, which include Article 2: Sections 1 through 3; Section 4, Subdivision 3-penalties, enforcements and remedies.
HF922 (Long) Corrections; guidelines for use of restraint on juveniles established, general public excluded from delinquency hearings, juvenile arrest alternatives provided, and juvenile risk assessment provided.
- Committee discussion will focus on section of the bill that falls within the committee’s jurisdiction, which includes Section 2.
HF416 (Edelson) Extended jurisdiction juvenile conviction statistic report required.
- Committee discussion will focus on sections of the bill that fall within the committee’s jurisdiction, which include Section 6, Subdivision 11, and Section 10-relating to courts.
HF306 (Frazier) Criminal and traffic surcharge waiver or reduction authorized; courts required to consider indigency or hardship before imposing fines, fees, or surcharges; and notice required.
HF336 (Becker-Finn) Drivers' license suspension authority by commissioner of public safety modified, retroactive driver's license reinstatement provided, technical changes made, and report required.
HF1432 (Frederick) Vulnerable adult protection provisions modified.
- Committee discussion will focus on section of the bill that falls within the committee’s jurisdiction, which includes Section 7-relating to data (pending referral).
HF1436 (Hanson) Child support provisions modified (pending referral).
HF1287 (Hollins) Child foster care and background study governing provisions modified, and money appropriated.
- Committee discussion will focus on sections of the bill that fall within the committee’s jurisdiction, which include Sections 4, 5 6 and 7, relating to data (pending referral).
HF1559 (Rasmusson) Adoption provisions modified, safe place for newborn provisions added, child welfare program provisions modified, and Northstar kinship assistance provisions modified.
*Agenda items may be added, deleted and/or taken in any order.
*If the committee is unable to complete the entire agenda by 10am, the committee will recess and reconvene at 5pm to finish the agenda.
*If the committee adjourns prior to completing the full agenda, bills may be added to Thursday's, 3/11, agenda.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 8:30 AM, HTV 2

House Capital Investment Committee

All bills will be heard on an informational-only basis.
HF960 (Nelson) Brooklyn Park; transfer station improvements funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF940 (Neu Brindley) Chisago County; household hazardous waste facility renovation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1533 (Wolgamott) Regional waste diversion and infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF750 (Acomb) Urban reforestation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1323 (Acomb) Solar energy system loan established in state buildings, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1174 (Lippert) Forests and forestry capital project funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF519 (Lippert) Badoura; state forest nursery facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF384 (Bennett) Shell Rock River Watershed District funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1168 (Reyer) Conservation easement acquisition for aquatic management areas and land for scientific and natural areas funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF697 (Lillie) State trail funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1752 (Huot) Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) reserve program funding provided, working grassland easement acquired, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 8:30 AM, HTV 3

House State Government Finance and Elections Committee

HF1183 (Stephenson) Excessive drug price increases prohibited by manufacturers to generic or off-patent drugs, attorney general authorized to take action against manufacturers for price increases, withdrawal of generic or off-patent drug sales prohibited, and civil penalties imposed.
HF1350 (Boldon) Cities of the first class authority provided to impose ordinances on land or fee dedication on permit applications.
HF1803 (Her) Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board technical changes made, including provisions related to public officials, statements of economic interest, contributions, and disclosures; and exceptions provided.
HF1585 (Klevorn) School boards allowed to give school credit for trainee election judge service, appointed authorities required to recruit bilingual high school students as trainee election judges, and money appropriated.
*Agenda items may be added or removed.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 8:30 AM, HTV 4

House Early Childhood Finance and Policy Committee

HF1747 (Boldon) Child care assistance rates modified, and commissioner of management and budget directed to forecast basic sliding fee child care assistance program.
HF871 (Bernardy) School readiness plus program continued.
HF1942 (Pinto) Birth record access authorized by an entity administering a children's savings program.
HF1876 (Pryor) Parent Aware; early childhood program quality rating and improvement system modified, and money appropriated.
*Agenda items may be added.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 10:10 AM, HTV 5

House Rules and Legislative Administration Committee

House Resolution 2021-R12C: Resolution on Mask Enforcement.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 10:30 AM, HTV 1

House Human Services Finance and Policy Committee

HF947 (Pinto) Delinquent children and youth in detention facility visual inspection prohibited, delinquent children and youth in detention facility disciplinary room time prohibited, and delinquency and detention age raised to 13 years old.
HF821 (Koegel) Unused dependent care flexible spending account fund carryover required in benefit plan years 2020 and 2021.
HF611 (Noor) Supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) gross income limit modified.
HF1785 (Noor) Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) onetime supplemental payment funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF1786 (Noor) COVID-19; food relief grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.
*Agenda items may be added or removed.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 10:30 AM, HTV 2

House Housing Finance and Policy Committee

HF203 (Jordan) Housing pool bonding authority 2020 allocation application deposits refunded to bond issuers (pending referral).
HF528 (Howard) Minnesota Housing Finance Agency local housing trust fund grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF979 (Olson, L.) Minnesota Housing Finance Agency challenge grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF1634 (Hausman) Housing infrastructure bond eligible use added, public housing rehabilitation funding provided, bond issued, and money appropriated.
HF1635 (Hausman) Homeownership education, counseling, and training program funding provided; and money appropriated.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 10:30 AM, HTV 3

House Climate and Energy Finance and Policy Committee

HF653 (Acomb) Community solar garden siting provisions modified.
HF1397 (Long) Community solar garden program modified.
HFXXXX (Long) Modifying the community solar garden program.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 10:30 AM, HTV 4

House Education Finance Committee

HF917 (Sandstede) Transportation sparsity revenue percent updated.
HF945 (Youakim) Special education social work service third-party reimbursement modified.
*Items may be added.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 12:00 PM, HTV 1

House Floor Session

House Floor Session
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 1:00 PM, HTV 2

House Taxes Committee

HF1658 (Stephenson) Supplemental unemployment insurance benefits established.
HF1732 (Agbaje) Purpose statements for past tax expenditures provided.
HF1591 (Swedzinski) Capital equipment purchase tax exemption expanded.
HF1679 (Marquart) June accelerated vendor tax liability percentage reduced based on November forecast.
HF1937 (Marquart) Section 179 expensing conformity treatment clarified.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 1:00 PM, HTV 1

House Transportation Finance and Policy Committee

HF1163 (Winkler) Noncompliant driver's license or ID card requirements modified; changes made related to eligibility, lawful proof presence, primary and secondary documentation, and data practices; technical changes made; and money appropriated.
HF1682 (Hornstein) Transportation department funding provided for aeronautics purposes, and money appropriated.
HF1683 (Hornstein) Cross-references corrected.
HF1684 (Hornstein) Transportation department technical changes made to remove obsolete language dates.
*Agenda items may be added or removed.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 1:00 PM, HTV 4

House Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy Committee

HF1727 (Ecklund) Farmed Cervidae additional fencing requirement established, white-tailed deer possession moratorium provided, and farmed Cervidae regulatory duties and powers transferred from Board of Animal Health to Department of Natural Resources.
HF1562 (Hansen) Mining permit financial assurance money investment account established, submission deadline modified, state park permit provisions modified, decoy shooting from motor vehicles prohibited, blaze orange or blaze pink requirements established for ground blinds, motorized decoy restrictions modified, turtle taking provisions modified, and money appropriated.
HF644 (Lee) Environmental permit violation recovered money disposition provided.
HF1820 (Hansen) Draining project financing required, and drainage system jurisdiction transfer from water management authority prohibited.
*Bills may be added.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 1:00 PM, HTV 3

House Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy Committee

HF502 (Moller) DWI offenders not required to take a specified examination as a condition of driver's license reinstatement.
HF1199 (Klevorn) Driving privilege reinstatement with ignition interlock provided.
HF1306 (Elkins) Metropolitan Council authorized to issue administrative citations for transit fare evasion and impose civil fines, and technical and clarifying changes made.
HF695 (Becker-Finn) Driving under the influence provisions for recreational vehicle enforcement uniformity provided, and criminal penalties provided.
*Bills may still be added to this agenda.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 3:00 PM, HTV 1

House Health Finance and Policy Committee*

*This hearing is extended until 6:30 p.m.
HF1854 (Bierman) Health care governing policy provisions modified, coverage mandates exempted for managed care plans or county-based purchasing plans when plan providing coverage under medical assistance or MinnesotaCare, Health Services Advisory Council composition changed and duties clarified, Formulary Committee sunset provision removed, and various other provisions modified (pending referral).
HF572 (Morrison) Tobacco use prevention and cessation account established, revenue dedicated, and money appropriated (pending referral).
HF1197 (Bahner) Pregnant women and family home visiting program established, and money appropriated (pending referral).
HF162 (Fischer) Homeless youth birth record and ID card issuance procedures established, data classified, and money appropriated (pending referral).
HF1918 (Reyer) Commissioner of human services required to establish an advisory committee to develop recommendations for a dental home pilot project, and report to legislature required (pending referral).
HF648 (Koegel) Health plans prohibited from limiting opioid testing (pending referral).
HF1796 (Liebling) Human services commissioner required to report annually on managed care and county-based purchasing plan provider reimbursement rates.
HFXXXX/21-00164 (Reyer) Modifying certain health indicator reports (pending introduction).
HFXXXX/21-00168 (Boldon) Modifying the international medical graduate primary care residency grant program (pending introduction).
HFXXXX/21-00171 (Jordan) Changing a groundwater protection provision (pending introduction).
HF447 (Acomb) No-cost diagnostic services and testing following a mammogram required.
Agenda items may be added/removed.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 3:00 PM, HTV 3

House Commerce Finance and Policy Committee

HF1200 (Richardson) Paid family, pregnancy, bonding, and applicant's serious medical condition benefits provided; employment leaves regulated and required; data classified; rulemaking authorized; and money appropriated.
HF1589 (Richardson) Catalytic converter sale to scrap metal dealers regulated, and criminal penalties provided (pending referral).
HF1067 (Davnie) Checking account requirements modified.
*Items may be taken up in any order.
*Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 3:00 PM, HTV 4

House Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy Committee

HF1203 (Wolgamott) COVID-19; workers' compensation claim presumption extended.
HF961 (Ecklund) Supervisory law enforcement unit added.
HF1526 (Bliss) Veterans suicide prevention and awareness day established.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 3:00 PM, HTV 2

House Higher Education Finance and Policy Committee

HF1802 (Her) Students formerly in foster care grant and waiver program established, money transferred, and reports required.
HF9 (Greenman) Voter registration related provisions modified; absentee voting provisions modified; system of early voting established; restriction on the number of voters an individual may assist on election day eliminated; voting instructions, sample ballots, and election judges required to be multilingual; standards governing access to Help America Vote Act funds modified; intimidation, deceptive practices, and interference with voter registration and voting regulated; campaign finance provisions modified; small donor political committees and funds regulated; small donor state match program established; Democracy Dollar coupon program established; candidate expenditures exempted; political contribution refund program repealed; campaign public subsidy program repealed; principles and procedures related to redistricting of congressional and legislative districts provided; penalties provided; reports required; and money appropriated.
- Article 1, Section 2 and Section 9.
*Agenda items may be added or removed.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021 5:00 PM, HTV 3

House Transportation Finance and Policy Committee – part 2, if necessary*

*If the committee is unable to complete the entire agenda by 2:30pm, the committee will recess and reconvene at 5pm to finish the agenda.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 5:00 PM, HTV 4

House Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Committee – part 2, if necessary*

*If the committee is unable to complete the entire agenda by 10am, the committee will recess and reconvene at 5pm to finish the agenda.

House Upcoming Meeting Schedule

Monday, March 08, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Rena Moran
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
NOTE: Bills may be added

Bills added: HF1438

-HF269 (Morrison) Psychology interjurisdictional compact created, and money appropriated
-HF537 (Burkel) Deputy Richard K. Magnuson Memorial Highway designation
-HF749 (Burkel) Patrol Inspector Robert H. Lobdell Memorial Highway designation
-HF1438 (Liebling) COVID-19 vaccine medical assistance reimbursement rate increased


• This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
• Members of the public with questions about this process may contact committee staff at chris.mccall@house.mn.


Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Meeting documents will be posted on the House Ways and Means Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92029
Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1412 (Morrison) Health care service and consultation telehealth coverage modified.
HF745 (Hornstein) HIV prevention or treatment medications exempted from medical assistance and MinnesotaCare co-payments.
HF855 (Hollins) HIV preexposure prophylaxis and HIV postexposure prophylaxis dispensing by a pharmacist without a prescription authorized.
HF1904 (Boldon) Drug formulary and prior authorization provisions modified, preferred drug list requirements modified, and Formulary Committee reorganizing report required. (Informational-Only)

Agenda items may be added/removed.

Members of the public interested in testifying on should email Patrick McQuillan at Patrick.McQuillan@house.mn by 1 pm on Sunday, March 7th. Testimony will be limited to two minutes per person. Written testimony will be accepted.

This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/docs/HmNgjtZ_KkKBF3cKO2DXmw.pdf

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

Meeting documents will be posted on the House Health Finance and Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92011.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. For other questions, please contact Patrick McQuillan (patrick.mcquillan@house.mn).

The MN House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote meetings to be held that are accessible to the public. Thank you for your patience as we adapt.
Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Ruth Richardson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
***HF 874 is for INFORMATIONAL HEARING ONLY***
No formal action will be taken, meaning Committee Members will NOT be voting on the bill. It is for informational purposes only.

HF 874 (Hassan) Fundamental right to quality public education for all children provided, and constitutional amendment proposed.


Public testimony (up to 2 minutes each) will be taken from both those who support the bill and those who oppose/have concerns.

If you would like to sign up to testify live via zoom, please email Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn by Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 P.M. Please note in your email whether you support the bill or oppose/have concerns.

Members of the public, organizations, and stakeholders are always welcome to submit written testimony in lieu of testifying via zoom.

If you would like to submit written testimony, please email your testimony as an attached MS Word Document or PDF file with OCR to Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn.

Written testimony received by Sunday, March 7, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. will be included in the “virtual committee packet.” Written testimony may also be submitted up to 24 hours following the hearing to be included in the record.

This remote meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 which can be found here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 260 (Wazlawik) Retaining early educators through attaining incentives now grant program established
Ann McCully, Executive Director, Child Care Aware of MN
Kath Church, Creative Children Childcare/Casa di Creativa Bambini
Emily Hernandez, Child Care Center Teacher at New Horizons in St. Paul
Sharyl Kalal, Little Beginnings Child Care & Preschool

HF 411 (Olson) Greater Minnesota child care facility program funding provided, and money appropriated.
Scott McMahon, Executive Director, Greater Minnesota Partnership
Pat Baustian, Mayor, City of Luverne
Scott Marquardt, Senior Vice President, Southwest Initiative Foundation
Karen DeVos, Owner, Little Learners, Ada, MN
Tammy Loosbrock, CEO, Sanford Health Luverne

HF 412 (Olson) Child care provider grant to increase numbers funding provide, reports required, and money appropriated.
Cisa Keller, Senior Vice President for Early Childhood Quality Development, Think Small
Nancy Jost, Director of Early Childhood, West Central Initiative Foundation
Mary Rotter, Owner, Laker Prep Early Childhood Center

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Mike Sundin
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. *HF 1898 (Sundin) MDA Policy bill
II. **HF 1433 (Frederick) Biofuels education and marketing program provided, biofuel education and promotion council established, compatibility standard compliance required, minimum biofuel standard modified, technical changes made, and reports required.
III. HF 1430 (Vang) Cottage food producer requirements modified.
IV. HF 433 (Munson) Minnesota Food Freedom Act established, homemade food sellers exempted from statutes, and local ordinance application to homemade food sellers preempted.
Other bills may be added

*The MDA policy bill will be heard, laid over, and taken up again for final action on 3/10. This will be the 2021 Ag Policy bill. Amendments are due by 4:00 PM, Tuesday, March 9.
**HF 1433 was already heard and public testimony taken on Feb. 24, 2021. No additional oral testimony will be taken, but written testimony may be submitted by 4:00 PM, Friday, March 5, 2021.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

PUBLIC TESTIMONY: Please contact nancy.conley@house.mn by 4:00 PM, Friday, March 5, 2021 if you would like to sign up to testify (testimony may be limited to 2 minutes/person). Written testimony is encouraged and should be submitted by 4:00 PM, March 5th to ensure it will be posted on the committee website and provided to members in advance of the hearing.

PUBLIC VIEWING: This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

PUBLIC ACCESSIBILITY: If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

MEETING DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents will be posted on the House Agriculture Finance & Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92001
Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 3:30 PM

Floor Session

Location: House Floor
Agenda:
THE HOUSE MEETS IN SESSION
Monday, March 08, 2021, 5:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1863 (Long) Major political party permitted to file petition to prevent improper designation by candidates name on official ballot.

HF1388 (Nelson) Stadium general reserve account calculation adjusted, commissioner of management and budget required to notify legislature before stadium general reserve account changes, stadium payoff fund established, money transferred, and stadium payoff fund balance required to be used to redeem or defease stadium appropriation bonds.

HF1952 (Nelson, M) Legislative Reference Library provision changed.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

TESTIFYING: If you would like to testify or submit written testimony, please email the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing. Testimony will be limited and as time permits, therefore written testimony is encouraged. Please plan accordingly.

HANDOUTS: Handouts must be in PDF format with Optical Character Recognition ability and emailed to the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the State Government Finance and Elections Committee webpage https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/committees/home/92009

VIEW HEARING: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

ACCESSIBILITY: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

RULE 10.01: Meetings are held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Note:
**NOTE: This hearing starts at 5 p.m. which is outside the standing meeting time and day.***
Bills Added
Monday, March 08, 2021, 5:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
This meeting is held in accordance to House Rule 10.01
https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

1. HF 835 (Her): various housing provisions**** [this bill already received a full hearing and testimony was taken; it is being noticed for the purposes of a motion to re-consider. We will be laying the bill over in committee, pending a completed fiscal note. No additional testimony or committee discussion will occur on this bill]****
2. HF 1237 (Hansen): MPCA agency bill [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include Sections 10, 11, 12--civil law provisions and Section 13 Subd. 4--relating to data]
3. HF 1340 (Noor): Family First Prevention Act [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include Article 1: Sec. 11, Sec. 12; Art. 2 Sec. 4, Sec. 5 & Sec. 6].
4. HF 1151 (Agbaje) African American Family Preservation Act [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include: Section 6, Section 7 & 12--relating to civil law; Section 9, Subd. 5, relating to data].
5. HF 1653 (Moller): DHS provisions relating to data and guardianship
6. HF 1442 (T. Xiong): MN Code of Justice Modified [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include: Article 1, relating to data; Article 5 Secs. 2-4, relating to state appellate review]
7. HF 1218 (T. Xiong): court-appointed counsel permitted to apply for interpreter services to prepare criminal charges defense

*The amendment deadline for this hearing is 5 pm on Friday March 5th, 2021*

*if committee adjourns prior to completing the full agenda, bills will be added to agendas later in the week*

**Agenda items may be added, deleted and/or taken in any order.

**If you are interested in providing written testimony, oral testimony, or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator and copy the Committee Legislative Assistant by 5 pm the day before the hearing to get instructions.

CA: Rachel.Ganani@house.mn
CLA: Anna.Borgerding@house.mn

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact Jenny with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. If you have questions regarding the substance of the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator, Rachel Ganani.
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Dave Pinto
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
House File 1747 (Boldon): Child care assistance rates modified, and commissioner of management and budget directed to forecast basic sliding fee child care assistance program.
House File 871 (Bernardy): School readiness plus program continued.
House File 1942 (Pinto): Birth record access authorized by an entity administering a children's savings program.
House File 1876 (Pryor): Parent Aware; early childhood program quality rating and improvement system modified, and money appropriated.

Agenda items may be added.


Public Viewing:
This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp


Notes:
This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.
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 Jenny Nash by emailing her at jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact Jenny Nash with questions about the agenda.
For questions about the agenda or the committee, please contact the Committee Administrator, Polly Cerkvenik, at polly.cerkvenik@house.mn or 651-296-1921.

Public Testimony:
Members of the public who are interested in testifying must email polly.cerkvenik@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting to ensure consideration. Testimony may be limited due to time constraints.
If you plan to submit written testimony, please send it to polly.cerkvenik@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting. Written testimony is encouraged and may be submitted for the record up to 24 hours after the hearing ends.
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
This meeting is held in accordance to House Rule 10.01
https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

1). HF 7 (Olson) Earned Sick and Safe Time [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which includes Article 1, Sec. 4 subd. 13-non-disclosure and confidentiality Article 2, Sec. 1-3; Sec. 4, subd. 3 penalties, enforcements & remedies]
2). HF 922 (Long) juvenile justice bill [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include Sec. 2].
3). HF 416 (Edelson) Extended jurisdiction juvenile conviction statistic report required [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include Section 6, subd. 11 and Section 10, relating to courts]
4). HF 306 (Frazier) Criminal and Traffic surcharge Waiver
5). HF 336 (Becker-Finn) Driver's License Suspension Waiver
6). HF 1432 (Frederick) Vulnerable adults act [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which include: Section 7, relating to data]
7). HF 1436 (Hanson) Child support provisions modified
8). HF 1287 (Hollins) Child foster care and background study governing provisions modified, and money appropriated [committee discussion will focus on Sections of the bill that fall within the Judiciary/Civil Law's jurisdiction, which includes Section 4, Section 5, Section 6, Section 7, relating to data]
9). HF 1559 (Rasmusson) Adoption provisions modified, safe place for newborn provisions added, child welfare program provisions modified, and Northstar kinship assistance provisions modified.

*PLEASE NOTE: If we are unable to complete the entire agenda by 10 am, the committee will recess and reconvene @ 5 pm to finish the agenda.*

*if committee adjourns prior to completing the full agenda, bills may be added to Thursday's, 3/11, agenda*

**Agenda items may be added, deleted and/or taken in any order.

**If you are interested in providing written testimony, oral testimony, or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator and copy the Committee Legislative Assistant by 5 pm the day before the hearing to get instructions.

CA: Rachel.Ganani@house.mn
CLA: Anna.Borgerding@house.mn

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact Jenny with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. If you have questions regarding the substance of the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator, Rachel Ganani.
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Fue Lee
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
All bills will be heard on an informational only basis.

HF960 (Nelson) Brooklyn Park; transfer station improvements funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF940 (Neu Brindley) Chisago County; household hazardous waste facility renovation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1533 (Wolgamott) Regional waste diversion and infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF750 (Acomb) Urban reforestation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1323 (Acomb) Solar energy system loan established in state buildings, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1174 (Lippert) Forests and forestry capital project funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF519 (Lippert) Badoura; state forest nursery facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF384 (Bennett) Shell Rock River Watershed District funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1168 (Reyer) Conservation easement acquisition for aquatic management areas and land for scientific and natural areas funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF697 (Lillie) State trail funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1752 (Huot) Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) reserve program funding provided, working grassland easement acquired, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1183 (Stephenson) Drug manufacturer or wholesale distributor prohibited from charging unconscionable prices for prescription drugs; Board of Pharmacy, commissioner of human services, and health plan companies required to notify attorney general of prescription drug price increases; attorney general authorized to take action against drug manufacturers and wholesalers; civil penalties imposed; and money appropriated.

HF1350 (Boldon) Cities of the first class authority provided to impose ordinances on land or fee dedication on permit applications.

HF1803 (Her) Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board technical changes made, including provisions related to public officials, statements of economic interest, contributions, and disclosures; and exceptions provided.

HF1585 (Klevorn) School boards allowed to give school credit for trainee election judge service, appointed authorities required to recruit bilingual high school students as trainee election judges, and money appropriated.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

TESTIFYING: If you would like to testify or submit written testimony, please email the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing. Testimony will be limited and as time permits, therefore written testimony is encouraged. Please plan accordingly.

HANDOUTS: Handouts must be in PDF format with Optical Character Recognition ability and emailed to the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the State Government Finance and Elections Committee webpage https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/committees/home/92009

VIEW HEARING: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

ACCESSIBILITY: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

RULE 10.01: Meetings are held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 10:10 AM

Chair: Rep. Ryan Winkler
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Rules and Legislative Administration
Chair: Rep. Ryan Winkler

Meeting:
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Time: 10:10am to 10:25am
Remote Hearing
This meeting held in accordance with House Rule 10.01

Agenda:

I. Call To Order

II. Roll Call

III. Approval of Minutes for February 25, 2021

IV. House Resolution 2021-R12C: Resolution on Mask Enforcement

V. Adjournment

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

Members of the public who are interested in testifying at this meeting may email committee staff at will.blauvelt@house.mn. Please contact committee staff at least one hour prior to the start of the remote hearing.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jennifer Schultz
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Remote Hearing
This meeting is held in accordance with House Rule 10.01

Agenda:


1. HF821 (Koegel) Unused dependent care flexible spending account fund carryover required in benefit plan years 2020 and 2021.

2. HF947 (Pinto) Delinquent children and youth in detention facility visual inspection prohibited, delinquent children and youth in detention facility disciplinary room time prohibited, and delinquency and detention age raised to 13 years old.

3. HF611 (Noor) Supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) gross income limit modified.

4. HF1785 (Noor) Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) onetime supplemental payment funding provided, and money appropriated.

5. HF1786 (Noor) COVID-19; food relief grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.


Additional agenda items may be added or removed.


Public Viewing:

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp.

Notes:

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Members of the public with questions about this process may contact committee staff at Yingya.Vang@House.mn

If you wish to testify, please contact Committee Administrator Yingya Vang at Yingya.Vang@House.mn by 10:30AM on Monday, March 8 and you will be provided with further instructions. Written testimony is encouraged and may be submitted for the record up to 24 hours after the hearing ends.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp. NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jim Davnie
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 917 (Sandstede) Transportation sparsity revenue percent updated.
HF 945 (Youakim) Special education social work service third-party reimbursement modified.
*More items may be added*

Instructions to the public on testimony:
• If you wish to testify on a bill, please contact brittney.sunderland@house.mn and copy sarah.burt@house.mn by close of business (COB) the day prior to the hearing to get instructions. Clearly indicate the House File number you will be speaking to in the subject of your email. Due to technology constraints testifying on multiple bills is not possible.
• Written testimony is welcome, please see the template saved under permanent committee documents and submit your comments by COB the day prior to the committee by emailing them to: sarah.burt@house.mn

This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jamie Long
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF653 (Acomb) - Community solar garden siting provisions modified.
HF1397 (Long) - Community solar garden program modified.
HF XXX (Long) - Modifying the community solar garden program
*Bills may be added to the agenda

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

Note: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Do not contact Jenny about the content of this meeting.

Public Testimony:
• Members of the public who are interested in testifying must email Mike.Molzahn@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting to ensure consideration. Testimony may be limited due to time constraints.
• If you plan to submit written testimony, please send it to Mike.Molzahn@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting.

Meeting documents will be posted on the committee website: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92008
Bills Removed
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Alice Hausman
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 203 (Jordan) Housing pool bonding authority 2020 allocation application deposits refunded to bond issuers. (PENDING REFERRAL)
HF 528 (Howard) Minnesota Housing Finance Agency local housing trust fund grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 979 (Olson) Minnesota Housing Finance Agency challenge grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 1634 (Hausman) Housing infrastructure bond eligible use added, public housing rehabilitation funding provided, bond issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1635 (Hausman) Homeownership education, counseling, and training program funding provided; and money appropriated.

If you are interested in providing written testimony, oral testimony, or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator and copy the Committee Legislative Assistant by 5 pm the day before the hearing to get instructions.

CA: Owen.Wirth@house.mn
CLA: Blake.Wilcox@house.mn

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: This meeting is held in accordance to House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact Jenny with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. If you have questions regarding the substance of the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator, Owen Wirth.
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 12:00 PM

Floor Session

Location: House Floor
Agenda:
THE HOUSE MEETS IN SESSION
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Frank Hornstein
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
*PLEASE NOTE: If the committee is unable to complete the entire agenda by 2:30 PM, the committee may recess and reconvene at 5:00PM to finish the agenda. If the committee adjourns prior to completing the full agenda, bills may be added to the agenda on Thursday, March 11*

HF1163 (Winkler) - Noncompliant driver's license or ID card requirements modified; changes made related to eligibility, lawful proof presence, primary and secondary documentation, and data practices; technical changes made; and money appropriated.

HF1682 (Hornstein) - Transportation department funding provided for aeronautics purposes, and money appropriated.

HF1683 (Hornstein) - Cross-references corrected.

HF1684 (Hornstein) - Transportation department technical changes made to remove obsolete language dates.

Agenda items may be added or removed.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you are interested in providing oral testimony on a scheduled bill, please contact the committee administrator at john.howe@house.mn by 5:00 p.m. the day before the hearing. Written testimony is encouraged and will be accepted by emailing john.howe@house.mn. Written testimony is entered into the committee’s record, shared with committee members, and posted to the committee’s webpage.

Materials related to this meeting are available online: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/home/92028

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to House Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Paul Marquart
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF 1658 (Stephenson) Supplemental unemployment insurance subtraction
II. HF 1732 (Agbaje) Purpose statements for past tax expenditures provided
III. HF 1591 (Swedzinski) Capital equipment purchase tax exemption expanded
IV. HF 1679 (Marquart) June Accelerated vendor tax liability reduced based on November forecast
V. HF 1937 (Marquart) Section 179 expensing conformity treatment clarified

If you are interested in providing testimony on any of these bills, please contact the committee administrator at nathan.jesson@house.mn no later than 5pm the day before the hearing. Written testimony is encouraged.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV1 and HTV2 will have live closed captioning. Video archives of HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Rick Hansen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
*Agenda Change: Bills Added. Bills Removed.

*HF1727 (Ecklund) Farmed Cervidae additional fencing requirement established, white-tailed deer possession moratorium provided, and farmed Cervidae regulatory duties and powers transferred from Board of Animal Health to Department of Natural Resources.
HF1562 (Hansen) Mining permit financial assurance money investment account established, submission deadline modified, state park permit provisions modified, decoy shooting from motor vehicles prohibited, blaze orange or blaze pink requirements established for ground blinds, motorized decoy restrictions modified, turtle taking provisions modified, and money appropriated.
HF644 (Lee) Environmental permit violation recovered money disposition provided.
*HF1820 (Hansen) Draining project financing required, and drainage system jurisdiction transfer from water management authority prohibited.
*Amendments are due by 1:00pm, Monday, March 8, 2021

*HF248 (Wazlawik) and HF1037 (Wazlawik) have been removed from the agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92007

Public Testimony:
• Members of the public with questions about this process or who are interested in testifying at this meeting may email committee staff at Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn
• If you wish to testify, please contact Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn and copy Adam.Kopel@house.mn at least one hour prior to the start of the remote hearing to get instructions.
• If you plan to submit written testimony, please send to Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn by 1:00pm, Monday, March 8, 2021.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Carlos Mariani
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Transportation Safety Day

I. HF 502 (Moller) DWI offenders not required to take a specified examination as a condition of driver's license reinstatement.
II. HF 1199 (Klevorn) Driving privilege reinstatement with ignition interlock provided
III. HF 1306 (Elkins) Metropolitan Council authorized to issue administrative citations for transit fare evasion and impose civil fines, and technical and clarifying changes made.
IV. HF 695 (Becker-Finn) Driving under the influence provisions for recreational vehicle enforcement uniformity provided, and criminal penalties provided

Bills may still be added to this agenda.

If you would like to sign up to testify, please email Jamael.Lundy@house.mn one hour before the committee start time. Public Testimony may be taken at the end of the hearing if time is available. If there is not time, members of the public will be asked to submit their testimony in writing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/live/1 NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Meeting documents will be posted on the Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92023
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Connie Bernardy
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF1802 (Her) - Students formerly in foster care grant and waiver program established, money transferred, and reports required.

II. HF9 (Greenman) - Voter registration related provisions modified; absentee voting provisions modified. *Art. 1, Sec. 2., Art. 1, Sec. 9.*

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Meeting documents will be posted on the Higher Education Finance & Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92015

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 1200 (Richardson) - Paid family, pregnancy, bonding, and applicant's serious medical condition benefits provided; employment leaves regulated and required; data classified; rulemaking authorized; and money appropriated.

HF 1589 (Richardson) - Catalytic converter sale to scrap metal dealers regulated, and criminal penalties provided. *PENDING REFERRAL*

HF 1067 (Davnie) - Checking account requirements modified.


Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion. Items may be taken up in any order.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

*NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. PLEASE DO NOT contact Jenny regarding agenda items, testimony, or the substance of the hearing.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Commerce committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92003

To submit written testimony to be included in the official record, please email the Committee Administrator no later than 4:30 pm on Wednesday, March 10th, at adeline.miller@house.mn. To request to testify orally, please email the Committee Administrator as soon as possible (no less than 24 hours ahead of time preferred) at adeline.miller@house.mn. **To have materials included in the members’ digital folders and posted online before committee, they must be submitted by 2:00 pm the day of the hearing.

Bills Added
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Rob Ecklund
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 1203 (Wolgamott) COVID-19; workers' compensation claim presumption extended.
Chris Parsons, President, Minnesota Professional Fire Fighters

HF 1526 (Bliss) Veterans suicide prevention and awareness day established.
Elliot Butay, NAMI Minnesota
Eric Wittenberg, Minneapolis Veterans Administration Suicide Prevention Coordinator

HF 961 (Ecklund) Supervisory law enforcement unit added.
Paul VanVoorhis, President, State Patrol Supervisors Association

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
Tuesday, March 09, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1854 (Bierman) Health care governing policy provisions modified, coverage mandates exempted for managed care plans or county-based purchasing plans when plan providing coverage under medical assistance or MinnesotaCare, Health Services Advisory Council composition changed and duties clarified, Formulary Committee sunset provision removed, and various other provisions modified.
HF572 (Morrison) Tobacco use prevention and cessation account established, revenue dedicated, and money appropriated.
HF1197 (Bahner) Pregnant women and family home visiting program established, and money appropriated.
HF162 (Fischer) Homeless youth birth record and ID card issuance procedures established, data classified, and money appropriated.
HF1918 (Reyer) Commissioner of human services required to establish an advisory committee to develop recommendations for a dental home pilot project, and report to legislature required.
HF648 (Koegel) Health plans prohibited from limiting opioid testing.
HF1796 (Liebling) Human services commissioner required to report annually on managed care and county-based purchasing plan provider reimbursement rates.
HF2016 (Reyer) Health indicator reports modified.
HFXXXX/21-00168 (Boldon) modifying the international medical graduate primary care residency grant program. (Pending Introduction)
HFXXXX/21-00171 (Jordan) Ground Water Protection Act Modification. (Pending Introduction)
HF447 (Acomb) No-cost diagnostic services and testing following a mammogram required

Agenda items may be added/removed.

Members of the public interested in testifying on should email Patrick McQuillan at Patrick.McQuillan@house.mn by 3 pm on Monday, March 8th. Please put the bill you are testifying in the subject such as: "HFXXXX." Testimony will be limited to two minutes per person. Written testimony will be accepted.

This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/docs/HmNgjtZ_KkKBF3cKO2DXmw.pdf

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

Meeting documents will be posted on the House Health Finance and Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92011.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. For other questions, please contact Patrick McQuillan (patrick.mcquillan@house.mn).

The MN House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote meetings to be held that are accessible to the public. Thank you for your patience as we adapt.
Note:
This hearing will be extended until 6:30 PM.
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Leon Lillie
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF634 (Becker-Finn) - Outdoor heritage fund money appropriated, and restrictions on using money from outdoor heritage fund modified.
HF1266 (Jordan) - Minnesota Humanities Center funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 1938 (Wazlawik) - Appropriating money for Minnesota Historical Society
HF1248 (Lillie) - Legacy dedicated funding website funding provided, and money appropriated.
*Bills may be added to the agenda

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

Note: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Do not contact Jenny about the content of this meeting.

Public Testimony:
• Members of the public who are interested in testifying must email Mike.Molzahn@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting to ensure consideration. Testimony may be limited due to time constraints.
• If you plan to submit written testimony, please send it to Mike.Molzahn@house.mn by 3:00 p.m. the day before the meeting.

Meeting documents will be posted on the committee website: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92022
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Sandra Masin
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
*Agenda Change: Bill Added.

HF1565 (Elkins) Municipality authorized to establish street improvement district.
HF1481 (Olson, L.) Duluth; Seaway Port Authority modified to allow for creation of a nonprofit.
*HF1947 (Olson, L.) Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center enacting language modified.
HF1671 (Nelson, M.) County competitive bidding modified.
**Amendments are due by 8:30 am, Tuesday, March 9, 2021

***Additional bills may be added.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Meeting documents will be posted on the Local Government Division website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92010

Public Testimony:
• Members of the public with questions about this process or who are interested in testifying at this meeting may email committee staff at Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn
• If you wish to testify, please contact Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn and copy Josh.Kilgard@house.mn by 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 9, 2021
• If you plan to submit written testimony, please send to Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn by 8:30 am, Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Peter Fischer
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1299 (Frederick) Chemical dependency treatment administrative rule provision repealed
HF471 (Baker) Licensed substance use disorder treatment provider alternative licensing inspections established
HF1529 (Fischer) Hospital bed license transfer and moratorium exceptions, monitoring and enforcement established


• This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
• Members of the public with questions about this process may contact committee staff at chris.mccall@house.mn
• If you wish to testify or submit documents, please contact Committee Administrator Chris McCall at chris.mccall@house.mn by Noon on Tuesday, March 9 and you will be provided with further instructions. Written testimony is encouraged and may be submitted for the record up to 24 hours after the hearing ends.


Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.


Meeting documents will be posted on the House Behavioral Health Division website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92014
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 8:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr.
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 1337 (Lislegard) Career pathway grant program created, online learning through authorized through contracts with qualifying supplemental online learning providers, and money appropriated.

**If you are interested in providing written testimony, oral testimony, or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator and copy the Committee Legislative Assistant by 5 pm the day before the hearing to get instructions.

CA: Owen.Wirth@house.mn
CLA: Tara.Schaefle@house.mn

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: This meeting is held in accordance to House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact Jenny with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. If you have questions regarding the substance of the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator, Owen Wirth.
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jim Davnie
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 1742 (Berg) Student support personnel aid established, and money appropriated.
*Pending Referral* HF 1712 (Keeler) World's best workforce performance measure modified.
*More items may be added to the agenda.*

Instructions to the public on testimony:
• If you wish to testify on a bill, please contact brittney.sunderland@house.mn and copy sarah.burt@house.mn by close of business (COB) the day prior to the hearing to get instructions. Clearly indicate the House File number you will be speaking to in the subject of your email. Due to technology constraints testifying on multiple bills is not possible.
• Written testimony is welcome, please see the template saved under permanent committee documents and submit your comments by COB the day prior to the committee by emailing them to: sarah.burt@house.mn

This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Aisha Gomez
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF 1382 (Koegel) - Long-term homelessness support service funding provided, and money appropriated.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

If you would like to sign up to testify or submit written testimony, please email sean.herring@house.mn at least two hours prior to the start of the remote hearing. Public testimony will be taken at the end of the hearing if time is available. If there is not time for testimony during the hearing, members of the public will be asked to submit their testimony in writing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Meeting documents will be posted on the Preventing Homelessness Division website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92017

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Jennifer Schultz
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Remote Hearing
This meeting is held in accordance with House Rule 10.01


Agenda:


1. HF1273 (Keeler) Office of the Ombudsperson for American Indian Families created, American Indian community-specific board provisions modified, money transferred, and money appropriated.



2. HF1390 (Bierman) Community behavioral health clinic provisions modified, advisory working group established, rulemaking authorized, and report required.

3. HF740 (Edelson) Intermediate care facility payment rates for persons with developmental disabilities modified.

4. HF1420 (Hassan) Relative foster care case management, licensing support, and training services and resources established; local service agencies required to work with community-based organization to conduct required searches; commissioner of human services instructed to review opportunities to implement relative search services and kindship navigator models; and money appropriated.


5. HF1822 (Wolgamott) COVID-19; human services programs temporary modifications established as permanent changes. *Pending Rereferral*




Agenda items may be added or removed.

*PLEASE NOTE: If we are unable to complete the entire agenda by 12 pm, the committee will recess and reconvene @ 6 pm to finish the agenda.*

Bills removed:
HF1151 (Agbaje) Child welfare provisions modified, Minnesota African American family Preservation Act established, criminal penalties provided, report required, and money appropriated.

Public Viewing:

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp.

Notes:

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Members of the public with questions about this process may contact committee staff at Yingya.Vang@House.mn

If you wish to testify, please contact Committee Administrator Yingya Vang at Yingya.Vang@House.mn by 10:30AM on Tuesday, March 9 and you will be provided with further instructions. Written testimony is encouraged and may be submitted for the record up to 24 hours after the hearing ends.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp. NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.
Note:
If we are unable to complete the entire agenda by 12pm, committee will recess & reconvene @6pm to finish the agenda.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 10:30 AM

Chair: Rep. Mike Freiberg
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1721 (Schultz) - Tobacco product definition amended to include electronic delivery devices, cigarette and tobacco product excise tax increased, special revenue fund tobacco prevention and cessation account established, and money appropriated.

HF1307 (Edelson) - Healthy children's meal requirements established at restaurants to be implemented on a phased-in basis, and enforcement provided.
***HF 1307 will be informational only. No formal action will be taken.***


*Agenda items may be added or removed. Bills may be taken in any order*

If you would like to sign up to testify via zoom, please email Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn by 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Public Testimony will be limited to two minutes per person within available committee time. If there is not enough time, members of the public will be asked to submit their testimony in writing.

Members of the public, organizations, and stakeholders are always welcome to submit written testimony in lieu of testifying via zoom. Please email your testimony as an attached MS Word Document or PDF file with OCR to Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn. Written testimony may be submitted up to 24 hours following the hearing. Written testimony received by 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 9, 2021 will be part of the “virtual committee packet.”

This remote meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 which can be found here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.


Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Mike Sundin
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. *HF 1898 (Sundin) - 2021 Ag Policy bill (final action)
II. HF1687 (Vang) Agriculture cooperative grant program provided, and rulemaking authorized.
III. HF1543 (Thompson) COVID-19; commercial pesticide applicator licensing exemption provided for sanitizer and disinfectant use.
IV. BILL ADDED: HF 1830 (Petersburg) Local food promotion and education event funding provided, and money appropriated.
Other bills may be added.

BILL REMOVED: HF1542 (Thompson) COVID-19; commercial pesticide applicator licensing exemption provided for sanitizer and disinfectant use.

*The MDA Ag Policy bill will be heard and testimony taken on 3/8/2021. It will be the vehicle for the 2021 Ag Policy bill. Amendment deadline is 4:00 PM, Tuesday, March 9. Amendments will be considered and final action taken 3/10.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

PUBLIC TESTIMONY: Please contact nancy.conley@house.mn by 4:00 PM, Tuesday, March 9, 2021 if you would like to sign up to testify (testimony may be limited to 2 minutes/person). Written testimony is encouraged and should be submitted by 4:00 PM, March 9th to ensure it will be posted on the committee website and provided to members in advance of the hearing.

PUBLIC VIEWING: This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

PUBLIC ACCESSIBILITY: If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

MEETING DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents will be posted on the House Agriculture Finance & Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92001
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Ruth Richardson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Walk through and public testimony of Education Policy Omnibus Bill.
The DE amendment (containing the language of the Omnibus Bill) will be posted at least 24 hours in advance of the hearing.

Time will be allotted for public testimony (up to 2 minutes each) in response to the posted DE Amendment (omnibus bill). If we run out of time, you are encouraged to submit your comments in writing after the hearing.

If you would like to sign up to testify live via zoom, please email Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn by Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 6:00 P.M.

If you would like to submit written testimony, please email your testimony as an attached MS Word Document or PDF file with OCR to Laura.Taken-Holtze@house.mn. If you email it by 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, your written testimony will be included in the “virtual committee packet.” Written testimony may also be submitted up to 24 hours following the hearing to be included in the record.

This remote meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 which can be found here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 1206 (Agbaje) Summit Academy OIC funding provided, and money appropriated.
Louis King, President & CEO of Summit Academy
Gerald Graffunder, graduate of Summit Academy, Atomic Data employee

HF 1750 (Christensen) Energy Transition Legacy Office established
Mayor Mary McComber, City of Oak Park Heights
Max Peters, Cohasset City Administrator
Jamie Fitzke, Center for Energy and Environment
Audrey Partridge, Center for Energy and Environment
Evan Mulholland, Supervising Attorney at MCEA
Thor Underdahl, MN Power

HF 1105 (Xiong, J) Youth job skills and career development funding provided, and money appropriated.
Terryl Brumm, CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities
Lamah Bility, Boys & Girls Club Alumni

HF 1324 (Baker) ProStart and Hospitality Tourism Management Program funding provided, and money appropriated.
Ben Wogsland, Hospitality Minnesota

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 1:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Paul Marquart
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF 363 (Reyer) Revenue recapture; disallowing claims from hospitals and ambulance services
II. HF 1893 (Sandstede) Hibbing: school building construction material exemption provided
III. HF 1561 (Lislegard) Providing a construction materials exemption for certain school district facilities
IV. HF 1813 (Youakim) Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport public infrastructure refundable construction exemption provided
V. HF 1909 (Davids) Pass through entity allowed to file and pay a pass through entity tax
VI. HF 1019 pending floor referral (Marquart) Proposed tax expenditures required to expire, legislative Tax Expenditure Review Commission established, appointments provided, and Department of Revenue tax expenditure report requirements modified.

If you are interested in providing testimony on any of these bills, please contact the committee administrator at: nathan.jesson@house.mn no later than 5pm the day before the hearing. Written testimony is encouraged.

This remote may be viewed via the House webcast page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE HTV1 and HTV2 will have live closed captioning. Video archives of HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Do not contact her with questions about the substance of the agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.

Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 1:00 PM

Compensation Council

Chair: Sam Kaplan
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
  1. Adopt minutes of the March 5, 2021 meeting
  2. Discuss and determine recommendations
  3. Discuss report format

The remote meeting may be viewed live via the LCC YouTube Channel.

Notice: This meeting is being held in accordance with Minnesota Statute 13D.021; Meetings by Telephone or Other Electronic Means.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1002 (Schultz) ACA benefits into state statute (Pending Re-referral)
HF520 (Morrison) Prescription contraceptive supply requirements established; health plans required to cover contraceptives, contraceptive services, sterilization, and related medical services, patient education, and counseling; and accommodations established for eligible organizations.
HF 1516 (Schultz) Pharmacy and provider choice allowed relating to biological product prescription and dispensation, and report required. (Pending Re-referral)
HF486: (Feist) Suicide prevention training for teachers funding provided, and money appropriated. (Pending Re-referral)
HF1372 (Huot) Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board regional emergency medical service program grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF1131 (Reyer) Rural Health Advisory Committee member added.

Agenda items may be added/removed.

Members of the public interested in testifying on should email Patrick McQuillan at Patrick.McQuillan@house.mn by 3 pm on Tuesday, March 9th. Testimony will be limited to two minutes per person. Written testimony will be accepted.

This meeting will be held in accordance with House Rule 10.01, which may be viewed here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/docs/HmNgjtZ_KkKBF3cKO2DXmw.pdf

Public Viewing Information:
This remote hearing will be live-streamed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

NOTE: Channels HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

Meeting documents will be posted on the House Health Finance and Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92011.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. For other questions, please contact Patrick McQuillan (patrick.mcquillan@house.mn).

The MN House of Representatives is currently working on establishing the processes and technology that allow remote meetings to be held that are accessible to the public. Thank you for your patience as we adapt.
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
NOTE: The committee will recess at 4:30 PM and reconvene at 6:00 PM. Bills not taken up before 4:30 PM will be taken up when the committee reconvenes. HF 1433, HF 1165, and HF 737 are likely to be during the 6:00 PM meeting.

HF 970 (Vang) - Mental health service payment and denial of payment clarified, health professional education loan forgiveness program provisions modified, mental health professional licensing board requirements modified, mental health provider continuing education requirements modified, mental health practitioner requirements modified, and various other provisions modified; and money appropriated. *Discussion/amendments/testimony will be limited to sections 1-6 only.*

HF 586 (Murphy) - Volunteer drivers receiving funding from public transit participation program clarified as not for hire.

HF 1576 (Bahner) - Pharmacy benefit managers prohibited from contractually restricting pharmacies from discussing reimbursement amount to enrollees or health carriers.

HF 1493 (Stephenson) - Student loan servicers licensure required, certain student loan servicing practices prohibited, and money appropriated.

HF 1433 (Frederick) - Biofuels education and marketing program provided, biofuel education and promotion council established, compatibility standard compliance required, minimum biofuel standard modified, technical changes made, and reports required. *PENDING REFERRAL*

HF 1165 (Wazlawik) - Biodegradable or compostable item labeling requirements modified.

HF 737 (O’Driscoll) -Real property appraiser continuing education credit, evaluations, and standards of conduct modified.


Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion. Items may be taken up in any order.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

*NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. PLEASE DO NOT contact Jenny regarding agenda items, testimony, or the substance of the hearing.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Commerce committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92003

To submit written testimony to be included in the official record, please email the Committee Administrator no later than 7:30 pm on Thursday, March 11th, at adeline.miller@house.mn. To request to testify orally, please email the Committee Administrator as soon as possible (no less than 24 hours ahead of time preferred) at adeline.miller@house.mn. **To have materials included in the members’ digital folders and posted online before committee, they must be submitted by 2:00 pm the day of the hearing.
Note:
The committee will recess at 4:30 PM and reconvene at 6:00 PM.
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Rob Ecklund
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 41 (Frazier) COVID-19; emergency paid sick leave provided to health care employees excluded from Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

HF 1484 (Keeler) Micro unit dwellings authorized at sacred settlements.
Anne Krisnik, Joint Religious Legislative Coalition
Tom Fisher, University of Minnesota School of Architecture
Dan Fitzpatrick
Gabrielle Clowdus
Joe Mollner
Brandon Overholt
Pastor John Klawiter
Meredith Campbell
Craig Johnson, League of MN Cities

HF 984 (Lislegard) Outside contractors working at high-hazard facilities required to have apprenticeship-level training
Tim Mahoney
Adam Hanson, Director of Government and Public Affairs, Associated Builders and Contractors of MN/ND

If you would like to testify please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn at least three hours prior to the start of the hearing.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Cheryl Youakim
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF 1311 (Youakim) Energy improvement project special assessments allowed
II. HF 1507 (Hamilton) Five year rule extended to ten years, district duration extended by five years
III. HF 1508 (Hamilton) Mountain Lake; five year rule extended for a tax increment financing district
IV. HF 1736 (Fischer) Tax increment financing; increment use flexibility provided, and redevelopment district five year rule extended.
V. HF 1587 (Torkelson) Tax increment financing; five year pooling rule extended to ten years for redevelopment districts located outside the metro area
VI. HF 1666 (Howard) Tax increment authorized for housing projects
VII. HF 1157 (Howard) Class 4d rate property tax modified
VIII. HF 1298 (Her) Revenue commissioner required to conduct a study on class 4d properties

If you are interested in providing testimony on any of these bills, please contact the committee administrator at nathan.jesson@house.mn no later than 5pm the day before the hearing. Written testimony is encouraged.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE HTV1 and HTV2 will have live closed captioning. HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 3:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Connie Bernardy
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF1181 (Bernardy) - Higher education policy changes made, including student access restrictions to transcripts, grant and loan program modifications, school accountability provisions, and college savings plans.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

Meeting documents will be posted on the Higher Education Finance & Policy Committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92015

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Bills Added
Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 6:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF702 (Becker-Finn) Cities and towns allowed to require additional licensing for hotels.

HF1869 (Becker-Finn) Secretary of state governing provisions modified.

HF1359 (Freiberg) Towns and political subdivision authorized to established inflow and infiltration prevention programs and make loans or grants to property owners.

Pender referral. HF801 (Morrison) Prescription drug affordability board and prescription drug affordability advisory council established, prescription drug cost reviews and remedies provided, report required, and money appropriated.

Pending referral HF58 (Elkins) Manufacturers required to report and maintain prescription drug prices, health plan prescription drug formularies filing required, health care coverage provisions modified, prescription benefit tool requirements established, and prescription drug benefit transparency and disclosure required.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

TESTIFYING: If you would like to testify or submit written testimony, please email the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing. Testimony will be limited and as time permits, therefore written testimony is encouraged. Please plan accordingly.

HANDOUTS: Handouts must be in PDF format with Optical Character Recognition ability and emailed to the committee administrator at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the State Government Finance and Elections Committee webpage https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/committees/home/92009

VIEW HEARING: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

ACCESSIBILITY: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. Please do not contact her with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda.

RULE 10.01: Meetings are held in accordance with House Rule 10.01 https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm
Note:
**NOTE: This hearing starts at 6 p.m. which is outside the standing meeting time and day.***
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Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 6:00 PM

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
NOTE: Bills not taken up before 4:30 PM on 3/10 will be taken up when the committee reconvenes at 6:00 PM. HF 1433, HF 1165, and HF 737 are likely to be during the 6:00 PM meeting.

HF 970 (Vang) - Mental health service payment and denial of payment clarified, health professional education loan forgiveness program provisions modified, mental health professional licensing board requirements modified, mental health provider continuing education requirements modified, mental health practitioner requirements modified, and various other provisions modified; and money appropriated. *Discussion/amendments/testimony will be limited to sections 1-6 only.*

HF 586 (Murphy) - Volunteer drivers receiving funding from public transit participation program clarified as not for hire.

HF 1576 (Bahner) - Pharmacy benefit managers prohibited from contractually restricting pharmacies from discussing reimbursement amount to enrollees or health carriers.

HF 1493 (Stephenson) - Student loan servicers licensure required, certain student loan servicing practices prohibited, and money appropriated.

HF 1433 (Frederick) - Biofuels education and marketing program provided, biofuel education and promotion council established, compatibility standard compliance required, minimum biofuel standard modified, technical changes made, and reports required. *PENDING REFERRAL*

HF 1165 (Wazlawik) - Biodegradable or compostable item labeling requirements modified.

HF 737 (O’Driscoll) -Real property appraiser continuing education credit, evaluations, and standards of conduct modified.


Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion. Items may be taken up in any order.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

*NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

If you have questions about the accessibility of remote hearings or require an accommodation, please contact Jenny Nash at: jenny.nash@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-4122. PLEASE DO NOT contact Jenny regarding agenda items, testimony, or the substance of the hearing.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/1001.htm

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Commerce committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92003

To submit written testimony to be included in the official record, please email the Committee Administrator no later than 7:30 pm on Thursday, March 11th, at adeline.miller@house.mn. To request to testify orally, please email the Committee Administrator as soon as possible (no less than 24 hours ahead of time preferred) at adeline.miller@house.mn. **To have materials included in the members’ digital folders and posted online before committee, they must be submitted by 2:00 pm the day of the hearing.
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