Nursing facility employee scholarship costs modified, long-term care savings plan provided, income tax subtraction for contributions made to the long-term care savings plan provided, credit provided for the additional tax paid on early withdrawals from retirement accounts if used for long-term care expenses, and money appropriated.
Chair: Rep. Sarah Anderson Location: 200 State Office Building Agenda:
Continued Presentation of the Governor's Budget Minnesota Indian Affairs Council: Executive Director AnnaMarie Hill, Cultural Resources Director Jim Jones Gambling Control Board: Executive Director Tom Barrett Racing Commission: Executive Director Thomas DiPasquale Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs
Chair: Rep. Linda Runbeck Location: Basement Hearing Room Agenda:
Presentation on options for Metropolitan Council governance from the 2011 OLA report "Governance of Transit in the Twin Cities Region" -Jim Nobles - Legislative Auditor -Judy Randall - Evaluation Coordinator, Office of the Legislative Auditor
Hearing on HF 752 will be informational only and no action will be taken.
Metropolitan Council member staggered terms provided.
Chair: Rep. Greg Davids Location: 200 State Office Building
Natural gas utilities not subject to rate regulation size limit increased, scope of energy improvement projects whose costs can be repaid via a property tax surcharge expanded, propane tank purchases exempted from sales tax, definitions added and modified, unused funds transferred, report required, and money appropriated.
Minnesota Working Family Credit one-time funding mechanism clarified, and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grants removed as a funding source for Minnesota Working Family Credit.