Mental health service provisions modified, reimbursement for institutions of mental disease for children provided, and comprehensive analysis and report required on intensive mental health services for children.
Health professionals who may be employed by supplemental nursing service agencies overseen by the health commissioner modified, and nursing home and nursing facility costs governing provisions modified.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
, 10:15 AM Time Note:The committee intends to take up HF1511 and HF1221 during the regular committee time from 10:15 to noon. The remaining bills will be taken up starting at 6:00 p.m., or at the call of the Chair, in Room 500 North.
Feeder's lien modified to clarify eligibility of those who furnish feed to a livestock producer, and livestock production input lien and temporary livestock production input lien eliminated.
Chair: Rep. Tim O'Driscoll Location: Basement Hearing Room Agenda:
HF526 will be heard pending re-referral.
Bills may be taken in any order. More bills may be added. If committee business is not finished during the regularly scheduled time, the committee will meet in room 500S at the call of the chair.
Teacher licensing system restructured, Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board established, all teacher licensing and support personnel licensing and credentialing authority transferred to the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board, rulemaking provided, and report required.
Workers' Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adopted, department proposals adopted, inpatient service payments modified, forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund allowed, intervention procedures modified, and rulemaking authorized.
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon Location: 5 State Office Building Agenda:
Alicia Simpson - Robinson, Astronaut Preparation Manager, NASA, and a Minneapolis South High School graduate, will be speaking to the Committee about STEM education and what inspired her to go into engineering.
HF1289 (Erickson) will be heard pending referral from the Education Innovation Policy Committee.
School districts encouraged to notify high school students of advanced placement and international baccalaureate program offerings in science, technology, engineering, and math; grants authorized; and money appropriated.
Child sex trafficking prevention director duties modified; forfeited money from public safety commissioner transferred to health commissioner; shelter, services, and other activities provided for sexually exploited youth and youth at risk of sexual exploitation; and money appropriated.
Aviation tax on gasoline used as a substitute for aviation gasoline revenue dedicated to the state airports fund, and aviation tax refund to commercial pesticide applicators allowed.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
, 3:00 PM Time Note:Additional time has been reserved in the Basement Hearing Room on Tuesday. In the event that the agenda is not complete during the regular meeting time, the committee will continue until the agenda is complete.
Chair: Rep. Joe Hoppe Location: Basement Hearing Room Agenda:
Bills may be taken in any order.
Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing; stakeholder group established to develop recommendations for consumer protections, authorization for residential PACE financing suspended, and report required.
Motor vehicle franchises regulated; warranty and recall obligations specified; unfair practices and succession agreements by manufacturers, distributors, and factory branches regulated; and penalties provided.
Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council modified, spinal cord and traumatic brain injury student research scholarship and education program created, and money appropriated.