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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

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Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 8:30 AM

Early Childhood Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Dave Pinto
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF3861 (Boldon); Child care assistance eligibility and co-payment requirements modified.

HF3981 (Koegel); Early childhood special education students made eligible for prekindergarten school breakfast reimbursement and English learner services, and money appropriated.

HF3513 (Koegel); Child care worker premium assistance program created, and report required.

HF 2231 (Pinto); Early childhood family education obsolete language removed.

Additional items or bills may be added to the agenda.

Meeting:
Tuesday, March 15th, 2022
8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Remote Hearing via Zoom
Held Pursuant to Rule 10.01


Any meeting documents will be posted on the Early Childhood Finance and Policy committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92005

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

*If you are interested in testifying before the committee, or are providing written testimony or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator and copy the Committee Legislative Assistant at least 24 hours before the hearing time to get instructions (8:30am on March 14).

CA: Sydney.Spreck@house.mn
CLA: Hans.Dosland@house.mn

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Removed

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 8:30 AM
Time Note: The Committee will meet from 8:30am to 10:00am as usual, recess and reconvene at 5:00pm Tuesday March 15, 2022

Judiciary Finance and Civil Law

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
· HF 3322 (Reyer) Marriage license and dissolution petition filing fee increased, and Minnesota Family Resiliency Partnership funding increased.
· HF 3666 (Greenman) Elections; intimidation of officials prohibited, election duty administration by official interference prohibited, and penalties provided.
· HF 3217 (Klevorn) Mental or behavioral health assistance data connected to farming or agriculture individuals protected.
· HF3405 (Winkler) Minnesota Nursing Home Workforce Standards Board and duties established, training required for nursing home workers, retaliation against nursing home workers prohibited, enforcement provided, rulemaking authorized, and civil actions authorized by nursing home workers.
· HF4181 (Sundin) Indemnity application clarified when insurance coverage exists.
· HF 3768 (Koegel) – Transfer of structured settlement process and approval amended, and prohibited practice violation enforcement provided.
· HF3850 (Thompson) Minnesota Migration Act established, funding provided to study and develop reparation proposals for descendants of chattel slavery who reside in Minnesota, report required, and money appropriated.
· HF4200 (Frazier) - Public safety innovation board established, community safety grants provided, law enforcement grants and policy provided, reports required, and money appropriated.
· HF3446 (Moller) Department of Human Services systemic critical incident review team established, and public health care program and trust language removed.
· HF3159 (Hollins) Permanency disposition law purpose modified when child cannot be placed with parents, and permanency dispositions modified when child cannot return home.
· HF3761 (Becker-Finn) Appropriating water authority enforcement modified.
• HF3135 (Becker-Finn) State Board of Appellate Counsel for Parents established.


*Amendments are due for all bills by 10 am Monday, March 14th
**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 10am the day before the hearing. Public oral testimony may be limited. Please plan to keep testimony to 2-3 minutes.

CA: Brynn.Sias@house.mn
CLA: Mikayla.Brunner@house.mn

Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Judiciary Finance and Civil law committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92021

Remote hearings are 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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added
Bills Removed

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 8:30 AM

State Government Finance and Elections

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF3696 (Schultz): Health data collection and use provisions modified, and study and report on systems used to pay health care providers required.
*Action taken on HF3693 no later than 8:40 a.m.*
HF2856 (Keeler): Holiday definition modified to rename Columbus Day as Indigenous Peoples Day.
*Action taken on HF2856 no later than 9:00 a.m.*
HF3910 (Richardson): Juneteenth, June 19 recognized as state holiday.
*Action taken on HF3910 no later than 9:20 a.m.*
HF778 (Stephenson): Sports wagering commission created, licensing provided for sports pool operators and sports wagering premises, mobile and electronic sports pool licenses established, conduct of sports pools prescribed, local restrictions prohibited, participation in sports wagering restricted, excise tax imposed on sports wagers in lieu of the corporate tax, administration of tax provided, and report required.
*Action taken HF778 no later than 9:45 a.m.*
HF4165 (Jordan): Russia; divestment of investments required, contracts with entities terminated, and report required.
*Action taken on HF4165 no later than 10:00 a.m.*
*Agenda items may be added or removed.

TESTIFYING AND HANDOUTS: To testify, submit written testimony, or submit handouts, please email Amanda Rudolph, the committee administrator, at amanda.rudolph@house.mn no later than 5 p.m. the business day before the hearing. Written testimony and handouts must be in PDF format with Optical Character Recognition ability. Testimony will be limited and as time permits, therefore written testimony is encouraged. Please plan accordingly.
VIEW HEARING: House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp and all events are closed-captioned.
ACCESSIBILITY: To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.
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.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added
Bills Removed

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 10:10 AM

Rules and Legislative Administration

Chair: Rep. Ryan Winkler
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. Calendar for the Day - March 17, 2022
II. Senate Concurrent Resolution 15

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Attachments:

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Climate and Energy Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Jamie Long
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Presentation on Minnesota Cities Climate Emergency Declarations and Adaptation Plans
HF2200 (Vang) - Climate change grant program established to provide financial assistance to cities, and money appropriated.
HF4180 (Stephenson) - National Sports Center solar array funding provided, and money appropriated
HF3921 (Swedzinski) - Granite Falls; hydroelectric generating facility repair grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
*Bills may be added to the agenda.

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01.

If you wish to submit written testimony or testify via Zoom, please send the written testimony or the request to testify to Mike.Molzahn@house.mn by noon the day before the meeting.

Meeting documents will be posted on the committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92008

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Education Finance

Chair: Rep. Jim Davnie
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF1742 (Berg) Student support personnel aid established, and money appropriated.
HF 3634 (Morrison) Student mental health screening required, student mental health support revenue created, and money appropriated.
HF 649 (Sandstede) Statewide concurrent enrollment teacher training program amended, and money appropriated
*Agenda items may be added or removed from the agenda.

**If a member of the public would like to testify on this bill please reach out to the CA, Sarah Burt, at the email address below by 6pm on Monday, March 14 to sign up. Please indicate in the subject line of your email which bill you will be testifying to. Written testimony is also accepted, please submit it by 6pm on Monday, March 14 to the CA email address. Direct your attention to the written testimony template that has been posted under committee documents.

CA: sarah.burt@house.mn
CLA: wilson.lee@house.mn

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Attachments:

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Housing Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Alice Hausman
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 3837 (Bernardy) Manufactured home lending and purchase of manufactured home parks by cooperative grant programs created, and money appropriated.
HF 4269 (Agbaje); Establishing a first-generation homebuyer down payment assistance fund under the administration of a central community development financial institution.
HF 1790 (Gomez) Termination of lease authorized upon loss of tenant income, landlord obligations and liabilities modified, covenants modified, and cost recovery authorized.

HF 4269 has been added to the agenda, and HF 3720 has been removed from the agenda.

*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 12:00PM the day before the hearing.

CA: Owen.Wirth@house.mn
CLA: Katie.Hirsch@house.mn

Meeting documents will be posted on the Housing Finance & Policy committee webpage: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/home/92016

This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01 and may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added
Bills Removed

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Human Services Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Jennifer Schultz
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
1. HF167 (Stephenson) Presentence investigation and written report requirement modified.
2. HF3615 (Moran) Child welfare; out-of-home placement cost of care, examination, and treatment governing provisions modified; and initial phone call between foster parent and parent of legal guardian required.
3. HF3211 (Pinto) Supplemental Security Income benefit trust established for foster children established, report required, and money appropriated.
4. HF4065 (Schultz) Long-term care consultation service recodified.
5. HF3698 (Schultz) Duluth; First Witness Child Advocacy Center funding provided, and money appropriated.

Additional 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:
Members of the public wishing to submit written testimony should contact Yingya Vang at Yingya.Vang@house.mn by 12:00 PM on Monday, March 14.
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
All events are closed-captioned.
To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.


Bills Added

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Rick Hansen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF2814 (Ecklund) Farmed Cervidae owner requirements modified, chronic wasting disease live-animal testing required, and money appropriated.
HF3273 (Hansen) Farmed white-tailed deer new registration prohibited.
*Amendments are due for all bills by 1:00pm, Monday, March 14, 2022.

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

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 Scotland.Kraker@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 14, 2022. Written Testimony on amendments will be accepted if submitted to Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn by 9:00am, Tuesday, March 15, 2022.

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added

Chair: Rep. Carlos Mariani
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Agency Week: DPS Policy Day

I. HF 3955 (Mariani) Private detective license requirements modified.
II. HF 3957 (Mariani) Public safety commissioner authorized to mobilize specialized emergency response teams; victim request of notification of civil commitment clarified; Public Safety Department Office of Justice Programs clarified as the designated agency responsible for domestic abuse funding; commissioner of public safety authorized to accept donations, nonfederal grants, bequests, and other gifts of money; expiration of reports to the legislature provided; hazardous materials response teams defined; Bureau of Criminal Apprehension's questioned identity process modified; language regarding smoke alarms modified; and computer theft crime modified to include copies of data.
III. HF 3956 (Huot) 911 emergency communication services provisions modified, and money appropriated.

*Bills may be added to the agenda

**This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp. Remote hearings are taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp.

***If you are interested in testifying before the committee, or are providing written testimony or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator at least 24 hours before the hearing time to get instructions.

CA: Jamael.Lundy@house.mn

****Any meeting documents will be posted on the House Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/Home/92023

****All events are closed-captioned. To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Taxes

Chair: Rep. Paul Marquart
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Approval of the Minutes from March 10th, 2022
HF 3982 (Howard) Local affordable housing aid program established, and money appropriated.
HF 3754 (Davids) Suite license food and beverage tax exemption provisions modified.

Additional Bills 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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

For questions about the agenda or the committee, please contact the Committee Administrator, Polly Cerkvenik, at polly.cerkvenik@house.mn or 651-296-5524.

Public Testimony:

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



Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Transportation Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Frank Hornstein
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF2771 (Becker-Finn) - County speed limits authorized.
HF4035 (Klevorn) - Special registration plates and restricted license issuance modified.
HF3216 (Frederick) - Local road improvement program advice committee membership amended.
HF3805 (Nash) - Capitol Area Security Advisory Committee sunset removed.

**Agenda items may be added or removed

***If you are interested in testifying before the committee, or are providing written testimony or a handout, please email the Committee Administrator at least 24 hours before the hearing time to get instructions.

CA: John.Howe@house.mn

Meeting documents will be posted on the Transportation Finance & Policy committee website at https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/home/92028

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.


Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 3:00 PM

Commerce Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF2629 (Kotyza-Witthuhn); Credit card surcharges modified.

HF3296 (Youakim); Motor vehicle title and disclosure various governing requirements amended, and technical and clarifying changes made.

HF3724 (Robbins); Social media algorithms that target children prohibited.

HF3626 (Carlson); Beer definition provided, and malt liquor definition amended.
Items may be taken up in any order, items may be added or removed at the Chairs' discretion.

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

To submit written testimony to be included in the official record, please email the Committee Administrator no later than 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 16, at simon.brown@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 simon.brown@house.mn.

Bills Removed

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 3:00 PM

Health Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF4103 (Huot) Local and Tribal public health emergency preparedness and response capabilities funding provided, and money appropriated.

HF4099 (Moran) Community solutions for health child development grant program established, and money appropriated.

HF4063 (Reyer) Hospital patient discharge screening requirements established for health coverage or assistance eligibility.

HF3114 (Sandell) School-based health center activity grant established, and money appropriated.

HF3876 (Edelson) Medical cannabis provisions changed. (Note: HF3875 and HF3877 will be amended onto to HF3876.)

HF3119 (Edelson) Medical cannabis program patient enrollment fees modified.

Amendment and testifier/material deadline will be 3 PM on Monday, March 14th. Items may be added or deleted. Due to time constraints, testimony will be limited to two minutes.

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 All events are closed-captioned. 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.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please contact Health Committee Administrator, Patrick.McQuillan@house.mn with questions on the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.


Bills Added
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 3:00 PM

Higher Education Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Connie Bernardy
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. SF3372 [HF3603] (Lislegard) - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research funding provided, and money appropriated.

II. HF4223 (Keeler) - Minnesota's Tribal colleges fund transferred, and money appropriated.

III. HF4220 (Klevorn) - Minimum counselor requirements set for Minnesota State College campuses, and money appropriated.

*Agenda items may be added or removed

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

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.

If you have questions about the agenda or would like to sign up to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator, Sean Herring, at sean.herring@house.mn. Testifiers must contact the Committee Administrator by 5pm the day prior to the hearing in order to sign up. Public testimony may be limited and written testimony is encouraged.

Bills Added

Chair: Rep. Rob Ecklund
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 4184 (Long) Restrictive franchise agreement prohibited.
- Keith Ellison, Attorney General, State of Minnesota
- Evan Starr, Associate Professor of Management and Organization, Robert H. Smith School of Business at University of Maryland

HF 3010 (Edelson) Sexual harassment of abuse settlement payment prohibited as severance, and state income tax subtraction allowed for damages received.
- Julie Risser
- Artika Roller, Executive Director, Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault
- Caitlin Ryan, Chief Strategy Officer, Rise

HF 4066 (Long) Infrastructure required to support the charging of electric vehicles.
- Greg Metz, Program Manager – Construction Plan Review, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry
- Andrew Snope, Legislative and Political Director, IBEW Local 292
- Pavel Ihnatovich, Owner, GS Motors
- Nick Erickson, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Housing First Minnesota

HF 4018 (Nelson, M.) State Board of Investment; professional employee classification clarified and administrative and technical changes made. [INFORMATIONAL HEARING ONLY]

If you’re interested in testifying, please contact Committee Administrator Nick Stumo-Langer at Nick.Stumo-Langer@house.mn.
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This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp

All events are closed-captioned.

To provide feedback on digital accessibility of meeting information, please submit comments through the Minnesota Legislature Accessibility & Usability Comment Form. If you require an accommodation, please contact John Howe at: John.Howe@house.mn or by leaving a message at 651-296-3208. Please do not contact him with questions about the substance of the meeting agenda. To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.


Tuesday, March 15, 2022 , 5:00 PM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Agenda Changed
Chair: Sen. Julie Rosen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:

*Agenda Change: Bills Added.

  1. Approval of February 15, 2022, and March 8, 2022, meeting minutes. 
  2. SF 2913-Bigham; HF 4012-Masin: Teacher plans; Suspends earnings limitation for Teachers Retirement Association (TRA) and St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association (SPTRFA) retired teachers who return to teaching. 
  3. SF 3556-Frentz; HF 3671-Frederick: MSRS Correctional; Adds Residential Program Lead to the list of positions at the Department of Human Services (DHS) that are covered by the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) Correctional Plan. 
  4. SF 3872-Draheim; HF 4186-Pfarr: MSRS Correctional; Adds Dental Hygienist to the list of positions at the Department of Human Services (DHS) that are covered by the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) Correctional Plan. 
  5. *SF 2546-Pappas: All plans; Authorizes advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to provide disability assessments.
     - Amendment S2546-1A
  6. *SF 3541-Rosen; HF 4016-Nelson, M.: Establishes a work group to study member communications by the statewide pension systems.

MEETING DOCUMENTS:


PUBLIC VIEWING INFORMATION:  This meeting may be viewed live on the LCPR YouTube Channel.

TESTIFYING: To testify or submit written testimony on any agenda item, please contact the Commission staff at lisa.diesslin@lcpr.mn.gov by 5:00 PM on Monday, March 14.

ACCESSIBILITY/ACCOMMODATION: To comment on digital accessibility to meeting information, please submit comments using the Accessibility Comment Form. To request an accommodation, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the Legislative Coordinating Commission at lcc@lcc.mn.gov.

MEETING DOCUMENTS are also posted on the Commission website at on the March 15 meeting page .

This meeting will be held in accordance with Legislative Coordinating Commission guidelines.


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