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Tuesday, March 22, 2022

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 8:30 AM

Capital Investment

Chair: Rep. Fue Lee
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
The following bills will be heard on an informational only basis. Amendments can be offered for reference.

HF 3918 (Hassan) Urban Indigenous Legacy Initiative funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 3908 (Pinto) Ethiopian Community Center funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 3927 (Gomez) Pillsbury United Communities grant funding provided for Pillsbury House Theater, and money appropriated.
HF 4100 (Vang) Brooklyn Center; facility acquisition and renovation funding provided to provide assistance to South Asians.
HF 4101 (Vang) Brooklyn Center; economic development hubs funding provided for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC); bonds issued; and money appropriated.
HF 4097 (Moran) St. Paul; Hallie Q. Brown Community Center funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 4197 (Moran) St. Paul; Walker West Music Academy grant funding provided to acquire and improve property to support youth music education, and money appropriated.
HF 2855 (Moran) Penumbra Center for Racial Healing funding provided, and money appropriated. – amendment for reference
HF 3973 (Xiong, J.) St. Paul; PROCEED grant funding provided for a community center, and money appropriated.
HF 4040 (Agbaje) Minneapolis; Northside Economic Opportunity Network grant for food business incubator funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 3797 (Agbaje) Public housing funding provided, and money appropriated.

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.

Meeting documents will be posted on the committee website at:
https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/Committees/home/92002

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 22, 2022 , 8:30 AM

Early Childhood Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Dave Pinto
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Presentation on the Status of Regulation Modernization Efforts

HF3530 (Wolgamott); Staffing and group size requirements of certified, license-exempt child care centers amended.

HF2817 (Rasmussen); Child care center staffing and group size rules amended, and report required.

HF3783 (Olson, L.); Child care grant program funding provided, previous appropriation modified for child care work, and money appropriated.

Additional items or bills may be added to the agenda.

Meeting:
Tuesday, March 22nd, 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 21).

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 Added

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 8:30 AM
Time Note: The Committee will meet as usual at 830am, recess at 10am, & reconvene at 5pm to continue the remainder of the agenda.

Judiciary Finance and Civil Law

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
• HF3359 (Agbaje) Tenant remedy actions; court notice required to person holding liens, attorney fee limitations and lien priority amended, and administrator appointment requirements repealed.
• HF 3696 (Schultz) Health care provider payment disclosure required, all-payer claims data provision changed, and health care payment transparency report required.
• HF3871 (Morrison) Cancer reporting provisions changed.
• HF3378 (Berg) Student bullying policy provisions modified.
• HF 3151 (Stephenson) Public utility dispute resolution consumer dispute procedures provided.
• HF 0984 (Lislegard) Outside contractors required to have apprentice-level training to perform work at high-hazard facilities. (Procedural, discussion may be limited)
• HF 4406 (Hollins) Miscellaneous technical corrections made to laws and statutes; erroneous, obsolete, and omitted text and references corrected; and redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions removed.
• HF 4312 (Becker-Finn) Youth recreation program employee mandatory reporting effective date extended, and child protection legislative task force deadline and duty modified.
• HF 4184 (Long) Restrictive franchise agreement prohibited.
• HF4265 (Olson) Opioid settlement proceed deposit and allocation provided, two accounts established in the opiate epidemic response fund, separate opioid account in the state treasury eliminated, time frame modified for eliminating the opioid manufacturer registration fee and reducing license fees, and municipal claims barred against litigants in settled opioid cases.
• HF 3398 (Hollins) No-knock search warrant process requirements modified.
• HF4174 (Pinto) Felony murder committed by another person liability limited, aiding and abetting felony murder task force extended, and report provided.
• HF3724 (Robbins) Social media algorithms that target children prohibited.
• HF 3529 (Wolgamott) Mental health data exchange authorized among law enforcement mental health units, social services, and health care providers for necessary service coordination.

*Amendments are due for all bills by 10 am Monday, March 21st
**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.

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 22, 2022 , 8:30 AM

State Government Finance and Elections

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
*Office of the Legislative Auditor – Report on Board of Cosmetology Licensing.
*HF3155 (Gomez) Hair technician licenses created, and money appropriated.
*HF4390 (Masin) Board of Cosmetologist Examiners provisions modified.
*HF3986 (Nelson, M) Board of Barber Examiners provisions modifications; mobile barber shops provisions modifications and establishment.
*HF284 (Freiberg) State flag and state seal redesign commission created, and report required.
***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 Removed

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 10:10 AM

Rules and Legislative Administration

Chair: Rep. Ryan Winkler
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. Calendar for the Day - March 24, 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.

Attachments:

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Climate and Energy Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Jamie Long
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF4404 (Reyer) - Public building solar energy generating system installation program established to award grants, report required, and money appropriated.
HF4402 (Long) - Solar energy production incentive program extended, energy storage incentive program established, and money appropriated.
HF4305 (Long) - Solar energy production tax exemption created.
HF3897 (Hollins) - Residential building electric panel upgrade grant program established, 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 22, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Education Finance

Chair: Rep. Jim Davnie
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 2031 (Huot) Emergency medical service course grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 3891 (Feist) Legislative working group established to examine method of identifying student eligibility for compensatory revenue calculations, appointments provided, and report required.
HF2742 (Berg) Public school enrollment age provisions relating to admissions modified.
*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 21 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 21 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.

Bills Added
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 10:30 AM

Housing Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Alice Hausman
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF 3367 (Moran) Model Cities housing security for communities of color promotion funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 3620 (Ecklund) Licensed residential building contractor allowed to receive installation seal for used manufactured home installation, and clarifying that used manufactured home may bear a label or data plate.
HF 3966 (Hassan) Homeownership investment grant program established, first-time home buyers down payment assistance fund established, manufactured home revolving fund established, reports required, and money appropriated.

Additional items may be added to 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

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 22, 2022 , 10:30 AM
Time Note: Hearing time: 10:30am - 12:30pm This hearing has been extended an additional 30 minutes.

Human Services Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Jennifer Schultz
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
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.
HF4192 (Keeler) Task force on shelter reporting deadline extended.
HF3865 (Bahner) Direct care and treatment program electronic health record system development funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3845 (Hanson, J) Office of the Foster Youth Ombudsperson and Board of the Foster Youth Ombudsperson established, Office of the Foster Youth Ombudsperson and Board of the Foster Youth Ombudsperson funding provided, and money appropriated. *Pending rereferral
HF4301 (Fischer) Human services licensing provisions amended.

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 21.
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 22, 2022 , 12:00 PM

Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources

Chair: Nancy Gibson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:

1. Roll call attendance

2. Approve the minutes for December 15, 2021

3. Members report potential conflicts of interest regarding today’s business - 2022 (FY23) Members COI

4. Introduction for new LCCMR Members

5. Director’s report

6. Action: 2022 Calendar

7. Action: 2023 Request for Proposal (RFP)

8. Action: Election of new citizen chair(s)

9. LCCMR Other business

10. Public Testimony
The public is asked to keep their comments brief. If you would like to testify, please contact Diana Griffith at diana.griffith@lccmr.mn.gov by 4:00 pm the day before the meeting. Please specify to which agenda item your testimony relates and the form of your testimony (oral or written). The chair will accommodate testimony at the requested agenda item as time allows.

11. Adjourn

This remote meeting may be viewed live on the LCCMR YouTube channel.


For more agenda information, click here

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Rick Hansen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
*Agenda Change: Bill Added.

HF3765 (Hansen) Environment and natural resources trust fund appropriation extensions provided.

**The Delete-All amendment to House File 3765 (Hansen) with Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund Appropriations is posted below. The deadline to submit amendments to the DE electronically to the Committee Administrator (Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn) is 3:00pm on Monday, March 21, 2022.

*HF4428 (Jordan) Natural resources; per diems increased for boards, councils, and commissions.
**Amendments are due for this bill by 3:00pm, Monday, March 21, 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 3:00pm, Monday, March 21, 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
Attachments:

Chair: Rep. Carlos Mariani
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF 33 (Huot) Assaulting a sports official enhanced penalties provided.
II. HF 3702 (Long) Enhanced criminal enforcement and related initiatives funding provided to the attorney general, and money appropriated.
*III. HF 2849 (Richardson) Office for Missing and Murdered Black Woman and Girls created, report required, and money appropriated.
*IV. HF 1442 (Xiong) Minnesota Code of Military Justice modified, data provision changes made, requirements and qualifications modified, jurisdictional and appellate changes made, punitive article updates provided, and punishable offenses provided.
V. HF 3974 (Igo) Public safety telecommunicator certification established, and money appropriated.

*These bills will be heard and referred on a procedural basis. These bills were heard in a prior hearing this biennium. Testimony was taken at that time. Debate was held at that time. For that reason, it is the Chairs intention to pass these bills with no testimony and limited discussion.

**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
Attachments:

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Taxes

Chair: Rep. Paul Marquart
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
Approval of the Minutes from March 17th, 2022
HF 2091 (Sundin) Military retirement pay subtraction expanded.

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 22, 2022 , 1:00 PM

Transportation Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Frank Hornstein
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF4164 (Elkins) - Driver and vehicle services; various provisions modified including driver's license expiration dates, driver and vehicle record copies, filing fees, and exam requirements; recommendations made; reports required; and money appropriated.

HF3787 (Koegel) - Watercraft operator safety education and permitting required, and motorboat rental requirements established.

HF3312 (Ecklund) - Forest products special permit amended, and technical changes made.

*HF1355 (Gomez) - Marijuana amount definition modified, marijuana law small amount possession modified, water pipe weight of fluid prohibited from being used to determine marijuana weight mixture, record expungement authorized, affirmative defense provided, and driver's license revocation ended for low-level marijuana offenses.

*Bill added 3/18 - HF1355 (Gomez)*

**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.

Bills Added

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 3:00 PM

Commerce Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF4008 (Bahner); Pharmacist services required equal coverage, network adequacy requirements for pharmacists established, and medical assistance and MinnesotaCare requirements set for coverage and payment of pharmacy services.

HF2711 (Wazlawik); Common interest community dispute resolution provisions amended and added.

HF4030 (Gomez); Bullion coin and bullion product dealer governing provisions modified.

HF3154 (Agbaje); Residential renter's insurance required to cover rented property.

HF3345 (Pfarr); Licensee education definition modified.

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 23, 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 Added

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 3:00 PM
Time Note: The hearing will extend beyond the normal 4:30 end time.

Health Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
HF3368 (Moran) Community restorative antiviolence program funding provided, and money appropriated.
*HF4387 (Gomez) Medical cannabis manufacturer registration and registration renewal governing provisions modified.
H. F. 2663 (Hollins) authorizing change of sex on original birth certificates
HF2673 (Reyer) Dental benefit plan contract requirements modified, and third party permitted access to a dental provider contract.
HF3839 (Reyer) Number of dentists serving medical assistance and MinnesotaCare enrollees report required by human services commissioner.
HF4145 (Morrison) Long-acting reversible contraceptive medical assistance reimbursement provided.
HF4146 (Morrison) Substance Use Disorder Task Force on Maternal Health established, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF2461 (Bierman) Commissioner of human services allowed to enter into value-based purchasing arrangements with drug manufacturers.
HF3413 (Frederick) establishing a state-issued identification process for certain persons eligible for medical assistance (Informational-only) (REMOVED FROM THE AGENDA)
HF3416 (Frederick) Birth record process established for persons eligible for medical assistance. (Informational-only) (NEW)
*HF1888 (Huot) Mortuary science; unlicensed individuals authorized to perform functions. (NEW)
*HF2743 (Becker-Finn) Psychologist, counselor, therapist, and social worker supervision requirements modified. (NEW)
*HF2768 (Morrison) Pharmacists authorized to administer drugs through intramuscular or subcutaneous administration; and drug monitoring devices authorized. (NEW)
*HF3989 (Bahner) Physician assistants added to statutes. (NEW)
*HF3099 (Bennett) Podiatrist licensure requirement modified. (NEW)

Note: This hearing will extend beyond the normal 4:30 stop time.

Amendment deadline for HF4387 and new additions (HF1888, HF2743, HF2768, HF3989, HF3099) will be Tuesday at 12 PM. (These bills have a * in the bill list) The Amendment and testifier/material deadline for the rest of the bills will continue to be 3:00 PM on Monday, March 21st. Items may be added or deleted.

Scope of Practice bills (HF1888, HF2743, HF2768, HF3989, and HF3099) the Committee gave a full hearing with public testimony have also been added to the agenda so no additional public testimony will be taken.

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 22, 2022 , 3:00 PM

Higher Education Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Connie Bernardy
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
I. HF3888 (Morrison) - Minnesota 50-year clean water supply plan funding provided, and money appropriated.

II. HF3892 (Bernardy) - Campus sexual assault policy affirmative consent standards required.

III. HF2578 (Schultz) - University of Minnesota Board of Regents election process modified, University of Minnesota faculty member required to serve on Board of Regents, and Board of Regents redistricting effects addressed.

*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

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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 4365 (Sandstede) Modifying veterans bonus program provisions; appropriating money.
- Tim Engstrom, Director of Communications, American Legion Department of Minnesota

HF 4337 (Berg) Department of Veterans Affairs veteran support home program funding provided, and money appropriated.

HF 4324 (Ecklund) Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans funding provided, and money appropriated.

HF 4358 (Ecklund) Homeless veteran and former service member temporary housing options and outreach activity funding provided, and money appropriated.

If you're interested in testifying, please contact Committee Administrator Nick Stumo-Langer at <Nick.Stumo-Langer@house.mn>.
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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Attachments:

Chair: Jon Geffen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:

Meeting of Subcommittee on Disqualification

1.    Call to order
2.    Adoption of previous meeting minutes
3.    Discussion of future meeting plans and other disqualification topics
4.    Adjourn

This remote meeting may be viewed live on the LCC-3 YouTube channel.


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Tuesday, March 22, 2022 , 5:00 PM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Chair: Sen. Julie Rosen
Location: Remote Hearing
Agenda:
  1. Approval of March 15, 2022, meeting minutes.
     
  2. HF 4139 (Olson, L., Murphy, Nelson, M.): PERA; Excludes from PERA coverage employees of the Duluth Transit Authority who are covered by a Teamsters pension plan.
     
  3. Bills previously laid over and ready for approval for inclusion in the omnibus pension and retirement bill:

    a. SF 2591 (Osmek); HF 2964 (Hertaus): MSRS; Permits the survivor of a deceased state employee to purchase service credit to receive an annuity death benefit.

    b. SF 2614 (Anderson); HF 2690 (Lueck): MSRS; Authorizes purchases of service credit for military service similar to the PERA provisions for service credit purchases that are not federally protected.

    c. SF 3499 (Rarick); HF 3704 (Sundin): MSRS Correctional; Authorizes the transfer of service credit from the MSRS General Plan to the MSRS Correctional Plan upon payment by an eligible member.

    d. 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 MSRS Correctional Plan.

    e. 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.

    f. SF 2810 (Benson); HF 3266 (Bahr): PERA; Restores segmented annuities to members who have breaks in public employment.

    g. SF 2913 (Bigham); HF 4012 (Masin): Teacher plans; Suspends earnings limitation on retired teachers who return to teaching, under Teachers Retirement Association (TRA) and St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association (SPTRFA).

    h. SF 3048 (Duckworth); HF 2610 (Rasmusson), as amended (draft engrossment): Requires volunteer firefighters relief association special fund assets to be invested with the State Board of Investment.

    i. SF 3540 (Rosen); HF 4017 (Nelson, M.): State Auditor's Volunteer Fire Relief Association Working Group bill.

    j. SF 3402 (Bigham); HF 3777 (Huot), as amended (draft engrossment): PERA Statewide Volunteer Firefighter Plan; Adds vesting alternatives, removes pension reduction firefighters who retire during the first five years of joining the plan, modifies procedures for joining the plan.

    k. SF 2546 (Pappas), as amended (draft engrossment): All plans; Authorizes advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to provide disability assessments.

    l. SF 3542 (Rosen); HF 4018 (Nelson, M.): State Board of Investment; Makes administrative and technical changes clarifying the classification of SBI professional employees.

    m. SF 1547 (Jasinski), the first engrossment, as amended by the Senate Labor and Industry Policy Committee on 2/24/2022; HF 1577 (Koznick), as introduced: Requires the Department of Labor and Industry to study adequacy of workers compensation, disability and pension benefits for police officers.
  4. 2022 Omnibus Pension and Retirement Bill, delete-everything amendment S3540-DE1.
     - Amendment S3540-3A, technical clarifications and corrections.
     - Staff authorization to make any necessary technical corrections.
     - Final action on the omnibus pension and retirement bill.

MEETING DOCUMENTS:


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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 21.

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MEETING DOCUMENTS will also posted on the Commission website at on the March 22 meeting page.

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


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