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Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 
S.F.0109: (AUTHORS: EKEN; Companion to HF No. 319.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a loan forgiveness program for individuals working in greater Minnesota; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0109
02/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Removed from agenda by author request
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0119: (AUTHORS: DZIEDZIC, Clausen, Cohen and Nelson; Companion to HF No. 1575.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the summer academic enrichment program.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0119
02/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0211: (AUTHORS: CLAUSEN, Dziedzic and Marty; Companion to HF No. 222.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a state educational service award for certain volunteers; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0211
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for fourteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0495: (AUTHORS: BAKK, Tomassoni, Clausen, Isaacson and Eichorn; Companion to HF No. 196.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the Cook County Higher Education Board.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0495
02/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.0609: (AUTHORS: DAHMS, Fischbach, Newton, Weber and Lang; Companion to HF No. 379.)
 
A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing additional school employees to participate in Southwest Minnesota State University's special education teacher education program; extending an appropriation; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 25, section 62, subdivision 17.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0609
02/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.0735: (AUTHORS: JENSEN, Abeler, Hall, Hoffman and Klein; Companion to HF No. 1206.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council; creating a spinal cord and traumatic brain injury student research scholarship and education program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.902, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0735
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0871: (AUTHORS: CLAUSEN, Jensen, Draheim, Isaacson and Anderson, p.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for a student loan debt counseling grant; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0871
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0924: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Abeler and Clausen; Companion to HF No. 802.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to develop educational materials to increase awareness of senior care career opportunities.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0924
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0943: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH and Clausen; Companion to HF No. 2080.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding and policy changes for the Office of Higher Education, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the University of Minnesota, and other related programs; modifying state grant program calculation parameters; requiring reports; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 43A.06, subdivision 1; 135A.031, subdivision 7; 135A.15, subdivision 1a; 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.103; 136A.121, subdivision 6; 136A.125, subdivisions 2, 4; 136A.1275; 136A.1795, subdivision 4; 136A.62, by adding a subdivision; 136A.646; 136A.65, subdivisions 1a, 4, 7; 136A.653; 136A.657, by adding a subdivision; 136A.67; 136A.68; 136A.685; 136A.821, by adding subdivisions; 136A.822, subdivisions 4, 6, 12, 13; 136A.826, subdivision 2; 136A.827, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.828, subdivision 3; 136A.83; 136A.833; 136A.834, by adding a subdivision; 136A.902, subdivision 1; 148.89, subdivision 5; Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 1, section 15; Laws 2015, chapter 69, article 3, section 20, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A; 136F; 137; 148; 298.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0943
02/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.1040: (AUTHORS: TOMASSONI; Companion to HF No. 2237.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a county scholarship program funded by mineral royalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 298.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1040
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.1242: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, P., Torres ray and Clausen; Companion to HF No. 1142.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain concurrent enrollment provisions; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to establish a supplemental instruction program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.09, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1242
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1303: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, P., Fischbach, Gazelka, Clausen and Draheim; Companion to HF No. 1430.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; adjusting state grant program parameters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 5.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1303
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1324: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM, Jensen, Frentz, Eken and Sparks; Companion to HF No. 1189.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1324
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1481: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 1222.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain higher education provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 135A.15, subdivision 1a; 136A.103; 136A.1795, subdivision 4; 136A.62, by adding subdivisions; 136A.64, subdivision 1; 136A.646; 136A.65, subdivisions 1a, 4, 7, by adding a subdivision; 136A.653; 136A.657, by adding a subdivision; 136A.67; 136A.68; 136A.821, by adding subdivisions; 136A.822, subdivisions 4, 6, 12, 13; 136A.826, subdivision 2; 136A.827, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.828, subdivision 3; 136A.83; 136A.833; 136A.834, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2015, chapter 69, article 3, section 20, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1481
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1519: (AUTHORS: ABELER and Klein; Companion to HF No. 2313.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for tuition reductions at Minnesota State Colleges.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1519
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1559: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM, Jensen and Fischbach; Companion to HF No. 1721.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring a report on certain consulting work performed for public postsecondary educational systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 135A.031, subdivision 7.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1559
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1585: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, P., Draheim, Abeler, Jensen and Hawj; Companion to HF No. 1409.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing financial aid for teacher candidates of color; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.1275; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1585
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1661: (AUTHORS: ABELER and Clausen; Companion to HF No. 1652.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to develop a developmental education reform proposal.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1661
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1743: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH, Jasinski, Lang and Eichorn)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing aid for Minnesota state two-year colleges located outside of the metropolitan area; appropriating money.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1743
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1935: (AUTHORS: ABELER and Draheim; Companion to HF No. 2069.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing student loan forgiveness to certain pilots and aircraft technicians; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1935
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for fourteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1982: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 1775.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the treatment of private institutions in the case of an adjudication of fraud or misrepresentation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.685.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1982
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.2045: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, P., Eichorn and Draheim; Companion to HF No. 2374.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; creating workforce development scholarships; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2045
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for fourteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.2142: (AUTHORS: OSMEK; Companion to HF No. 2682.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; repealing the Regent Candidate Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 137.0246, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 137.0245.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2142
03/08/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.2214: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 2477.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding and policy for the Office of Higher Education, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the University of Minnesota, and other related programs; modifying state grant program calculation parameters; providing financial aid and student loan forgiveness programs; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 43A.06, subdivision 1; 135A.031, subdivision 7; 135A.15, subdivision 1a; 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.103; 136A.125, subdivisions 2, 4; 136A.1275; 136A.1795, subdivision 4; 136A.62, by adding a subdivision; 136A.646; 136A.65, subdivisions 1a, 4, 7; 136A.653; 136A.657, by adding a subdivision; 136A.67; 136A.68; 136A.685; 136A.821, by adding subdivisions; 136A.822, subdivisions 4, 6, 12, 13; 136A.826, subdivision 2; 136A.827, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.828, subdivision 3; 136A.83; 136A.833; 136A.834, by adding a subdivision; 136A.902, subdivision 1; 148.89, subdivision 5; Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 1, section 15; Laws 2015, chapter 69, article 3, section 20, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A; 136F; 137; 148; 298.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2214
03/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid on the table
03/22/2017   Meeting scheduled for eighteen in Room G-3 Capitol
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.2611: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 3372.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; replacing the Regent Candidate Advisory Council with a Legislative Commission on Regent Selection; modifying procedures related to the regent nomination joint committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 137.0245; 137.0246.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2611
03/08/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
03/20/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.2722: (AUTHORS: CWODZINSKI and Fischbach; Companion to HF No. 3135.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; permitting reclassification of leave of absence.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2722
03/13/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.2979: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Utke, Hayden, Hoffman and Abeler; Companion to HF No. 2996.)
 
A bill for an act relating to children; requiring commissioner of human services to modify the Child Welfare Training System; requiring a report; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260C.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2979
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.3058: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM, Anderson, p., Clausen, Jensen and Abeler; Companion to HF No. 794.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for a student loan debt counseling grant; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3058
04/10/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.3062: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 3051.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; making clarifying and technical changes to loan forgiveness programs; ratifying certain higher education labor agreements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.1791, subdivision 8; 136A.1795, subdivision 2; 136A.901, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2017 Supplement, section 136A.1789, subdivision 2; Laws 2017, chapter 89, article 1, section 2, subdivisions 20, 31, 32, 33, 34.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3062
03/13/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.3084: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM, Eichorn and Anderson, p.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; mandating a standardized financial aid award letter for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; imposing a moratorium on new student fees at the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136F.303; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3084
03/13/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Removed from agenda
 

 
S.F.3098: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM, Jensen, Anderson, p., Hoffman and Miller; Companion to HF No. 3985.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to develop a plan aimed at providing students with affordable textbooks and instructional materials.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3098
03/13/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
03/22/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.3272: (AUTHORS: EICHORN; Companion to HF No. 3637.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3272
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.3327: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 3900.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain higher education policy provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 127A.70, subdivision 2; 136A.15, subdivision 8; 136A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 8, 9; 136A.162; 136A.1701, subdivision 7; 136A.64, subdivision 1; 136A.822, subdivision 10; Minnesota Statutes 2017 Supplement, sections 136A.1275, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.646; 136A.672, by adding a subdivision; 136A.822, subdivision 6; 136A.8295, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2017, chapter 89, article 1, section 2, subdivision 29; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.15, subdivisions 2, 7; 136A.1701, subdivision 12.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3327
03/22/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.3393: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH and Johnson; Companion to HF No. 3899.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing resident undergraduate tuition relief for University of Minnesota students; appropriating money; amending Laws 2017, chapter 89, article 1, section 4, subdivisions 1, 2.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3393
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.3512: (AUTHORS: UTKE; Companion to HF No. 3498.)
 
A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring approval of state acquisition of real property in fee; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3512
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.3514: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, P., Draheim and Clausen; Companion to HF No. 3852.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; amending certain state grant provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.121, subdivision 5.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3514
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.3671: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH and Eichorn; Companion to HF No. 3638.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for the financing of higher education programs; modifying certain higher education policy provisions; making clarifying and technical changes to loan forgiveness and research grant programs; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 127A.70, subdivision 2; 135A.15, subdivision 2; 136A.15, subdivision 8; 136A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 8, 9; 136A.162; 136A.1701, subdivision 7; 136A.1791, subdivision 8; 136A.1795, subdivision 2; 136A.64, subdivision 1; 136A.822, subdivision 10; 136A.901, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2017 Supplement, sections 136A.1275, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.1789, subdivision 2; 136A.646; 136A.672, by adding a subdivision; 136A.822, subdivision 6; 136A.8295, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2017, chapter 89, article 1, section 2, subdivisions 18, 20, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 40; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.15, subdivisions 2, 7; 136A.1701, subdivision 12.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3671
03/29/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
04/17/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.3787: (AUTHORS: SENJEM; Companion to HF No. 3547.)
 
A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a teacher preparation program leading to a license to teach the blind or visually impaired.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF3787
04/10/2018   Meeting scheduled for thirteen in Room 15 Capitol
    Amended, laid over and may become part of omnibus bill