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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Time Note: NOTE: Committee will start at 8 a.m. instead of 8:15 a.m.

Capital Investment

Education Finance

Time Changed Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Paul Marquart
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
Removed: Overview of state bonding for K-12 schools
Perpich Center agency bonding request
Bills will be heard on an information-only basis. Other bills may be added.
HF1501 (Murphy) Library accessibility and improvement grant program funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2034 (Fritz) Minnesota State Academies funding provided for asset preservation, a new dormitory, and Pollard Hall renovation; bonds issued; and money appropriated.
HF2047 (Anzelc) Independent School District No. 317, Deer River, funding provided for building renovation, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2049 (Anzelc) Independent School District No. 318, Grand Rapids, Myles Reif Center for the Performing Arts funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Bills added for informational-only hearing:
HF2345 (Gunther) Jackson; library funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2378 (Davnie) Early education programs and developmental screening aid funding increased, English language learner services extended, adult basic education funding increased, charter school authorized to access lease aid for facilities leased from a school district, funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. - sections 2, 3 and 15 only

Bills added for informational-only:
HFxxxx (Davnie) Early childhood education facilities in Minneapolis
HFxxxx (Newton) Establishing the Books 4 Bricks program

Time Changed
Chair: Rep. Alice Hausman
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
Bills will be heard on an information-only basis. Other bills may be added.
Perpich Center agency bonding request
HF2378 (Davnie) Early education programs and developmental screening aid funding increased, English language learner services extended, adult basic education funding increased, charter school authorized to access lease aid for facilities leased from a school district, funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. - sections 2, 3 and 15 only
HF2645 (Davnie) Minneapolis; early childhood education facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2565 (Newton) Library accessibility and improvement grants program money appropriated, Books 4 Bricks program established, funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Civil Law

Chair: Rep. John Lesch
Location: Basement State Office Building

Attachments:

Chair: Rep. Jean Wagenius
Location: 5 State Office Building
Agenda:
Future Farmers of America
DNR report on additional tools to implement groundwater sustainability requirements

Bills Added
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Floor Session

Location: House Chamber
Agenda:
THE HOUSE MEETS IN SESSION

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Education Policy

Chair: Rep. Carlos Mariani
Location: Basement State Office Building

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Government Operations

Chair: Rep. Michael V. Nelson
Location: 5 State Office Building

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Health and Human Services Finance

Chair: Rep. Tom Huntley
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
To sign up to testify, please contact the committee administrator at lucy.morgan@house.mn.
**Agenda subject to change**

Bills Added
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Public Safety Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Michael Paymar
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
Office of the Legislative Auditor Report on Health Services in State Correctional Facilities
Overview of DOC bonding requests

Attachments:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Time Note: or immediately following session

Rules and Legislative Administration

Chair: Rep. Erin Murphy
Location: 118 State Capitol
Agenda:
Proposed Calendar for the Day for Thursday, March 6, 2014

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Time Note: Please note that the committee will meet from 11:40 a.m.-12:20 p.m. If the agenda is not completed during that time, we will reconvene in the Basement hearing room at 6 p.m.

Ways and Means

Chair: Rep. Lyndon Carlson
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
Budget Resolution

Attachments:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Elections

Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Steve Simon
Location: Basement State Office Building
Agenda:
House Files 2166, 2516 and 2531 may need to be progressed to Thursday's agenda.

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Energy Policy

Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Melissa Hortman
Location: 5 State Office Building
Agenda:
Short- and long-term issues related to the propane shortage.
**HF2539 and HF2210 are informational only and no vote will be taken at this time.

Chair: Rep. Tim Mahoney
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
Bills may be added to the agenda. Please check back for updates.

Bills Added
Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Taxes

Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Ann Lenczewski
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
The committee will hear the Department of Revenue's technical and policy bills.

Bills Added
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Time Note: The committee will return at 6 p.m. in Room 10 to complete its agenda.

Health and Human Services Policy

Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: 200 State Office Building
Agenda:
The committee will begin taking testimony on HF1818 when it reconvenes at 6 p.m. To testify please contact Committee Administrator Matthew Bergeron at matthew.bergeron@house.mn.
Additional bills may be added to the agenda.

Bills Added
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Judiciary Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Debra Hilstrom
Location: 10 State Office Building

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Legacy

Chair: Rep. Phyllis Kahn
Location: 5 State Office Building
Agenda:
Minnesota Creates
Minnesota Arts Board

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Transportation Policy

Chair: Rep. Ron Erhardt
Location: Basement State Office Building
Agenda:
Amendments may be posted for bills on the agenda.

Attachments:

Chair: Rep. Joe Atkins
Location: Basement State Office Building
Agenda:
Note: All bills related to liquor issues will be heard for informational purposes and laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus liquor bill.

Bills Added
Attachments:

Chair: Rep. David Dill
Location: 200 State Office Building

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Time Note: or call of the Chair.

Conference Committee on HF92/SF3

Location Changed
Location: 118 State Capitol
Agenda:
HF92 (Winkler) Minimum wage regulated, and overtime and parental leave provisions modified.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Property and Local Tax Division

Agenda Changed
Chair: Rep. Jim Davnie
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
HF1884 (Davnie) A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; eliminating certain minor property tax classifications
HF1895 (Sundin) Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District levy authority granted.
HF 2102 (Torkelson) Conservation easements valuation reductions reinstated.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 , 5:30 PM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Chair: Sen. Sandra L. Pappas
Location: 112 State Capitol
Agenda:

Review of the July 1, 2013, actuarial valuation reports:
--William V. Hogan, FSA, Milliman, Commission reviewing actuary
--Tim Herman, FSA, Milliman, Commission reviewing actuary

SF1943 (Pederson); HF1873 (O'Driscoll): PERA-General; Coverage exclusion for St. Cloud Metropolitan Transit Commission employees.

SF2148 (Westrom); HF1894 (McNamar): PERA-General; Coverage for Stevens County Housing and Redevelopment Authority employees.

SF1326 (Goodwin); HF1410 (Nelson): MSRS; Deferred members permitted to vote in board elections.

SF713 (Pappas); HF872 (Kahn): MnSCU; Eliminate early retirement incentive sunset date.

SF764 (Pappas); HF871 (Kahn): MnSCU; Eliminate sunset date on eligibility to elect TRA coverage.
SF765 (Pappas); HF870 (Kahn): MnSCU; Increase maximum salary for the annuitant return-to-work provision.

SFxxxx; HF2179 (Nelson): TRA; Board of trustees increased by adding an additional elected retired member.

SF2169 (Hayden); HF2316 (Kahn): PERA; Service credit purchase for certain Hennepin Co. elected service.

To testify, please contact Commission Assistant Lisa Diesslin at lisa.diesslin@lcpr.leg.mn


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Chair: Rep. Jean Wagenius
Location: 5 State Office Building
Agenda:
Continuation of HF 1926

Bills Added
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Chair: Sen. D. Scott Dibble
Location: 15 State Capitol
Agenda:
The committees will consider legislation relating to the Metropolitan Airports Commission and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Overflow seating will be available in 123 State Capitol.
HF2548 (Hornstein)/SF2208 (Dibble) Community environmental committee to study and evaluate airport operations and capital improvements establishment.
HF2549 (Hornstein)/SF2209 (Dibble) Metropolitan airports commission collaboration with the Rochester and St. Cloud airports boards joint airport development planning requirement.
HF2550 (Hornstein)/SF2210 (Dibble) Minneapolis-St. Paul international airport 2020 improvements project environmental impact statement requirement.