House Television Webcast and Mobile Streaming Schedule
Representative Rena Moran (DFL-Saint Paul), Representative Carlos Mariani (DFL-Saint Paul), House Speaker Melissa Hortman (DFL-Brooklyn Park), House Majority Leader Ryan Winkler (DFL-Golden Valley), Senator Foung Hawj (DFL-Saint Paul), Senator Patricia Torres Ray (DFL-Mpls) and People of Color and Indigenous (POCI) Caucus members will hold a press conference to announce the POCI Caucus 2020 legislative agenda.
Presentation by the Office of the Legislative Auditor on their report on Safety in State Correctional Facilities.
HF3128 (Becker-Finn) Outdoor heritage funding appropriated, Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council provisions modified, motorized vehicles in wildlife management areas provisions modified, and previous appropriations modified.
Presentation on the Clear Water Fund from state agencies.
HF3032 (Halverson) Tobacco; flavored product sale or furnishing prohibited, selling or furnishing administrative penalties modified, persons under age 21 who sell or distribute flavored products alternative civil penalties provided, and criminal penalties provided.
HF3072 (Moran) Smoking prohibited in passenger vehicles and public transportation vehicles with persons under age 18 present, and violation fine established.
HF1940 (Huot) Student receiving specialized instructional services programs allowed to participate in service area outside individualized education program.
*HF1868 (Youakim) Student journalists in grades 6 through 12 speech and press rights clarified.
HF3580 (Youakim) Teacher licensure provisions modified, Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board composition modified, rulemaking authorized, and technical changes made.
HF3186 (Youakim) Prekindergarten through grade 12; policy and technical changes made to provisions including general education, schools, teachers, definitions, and timelines; and reports required.
Agenda items may be added.
Testifiers should contact Alyssa Fritz at email@example.com to be added to the testifier list or submit written materials.
All testifiers will be asked to limit their comments to two minutes apiece.
*Materials must be submitted 24 hours prior to the hearing start time in order to be included in committee member folders; materials can be submitted electronically to Alyssa Fritz at firstname.lastname@example.org or by dropping off 75 hard copies at Megan Arriola’s desk outside of Room 591.
*Pursuant to House Rule 4.20, HF1868 was returned to the Education Policy Committee at the end of the 2019 session; the committee will vote to send the bill back to the General Register but will not take further public testimony, as this bill received a hearing and was voted out of committee on March 6, 2019.
It is anticipated the House will convene, then recess to caucus.
* The House is expected to be in recess to the call of the Chair, so the time of reconvening is unknown.
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
HF3100 (Howard) Emergency insulin program established, Minnesota insulin patient assistance program established, pharmacy and insulin manufacturer participation required, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF3068 (Dehn) Voter data access related to presidential nomination primary regulated, and voters allowed to request that their data be excluded from the lists.
* Time of convening has not yet been set.
Calendar for the Day.
HF8 (Pinto) Firearm transfer criminal background checks required, and transferee permit disqualification grounds modified.
HF9 (Richardson) Firearms; law enforcement and family members enabled to petition a court to prohibit people from possessing firearms if they pose a significant danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm, and money appropriated.