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Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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Tuesday, May 5, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development
Chair: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff
08:30 AM
Room 107 Capitol
Governor's Appointments to the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State
     Colleges & Universities:
     John Cowles
Governor's Appointments to the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities
     Michael Ranum
     Nancy Sampair

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 3: Time and agenda change***
Committee on Finance
Chair: Sen. Richard Cohen
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

The Finance Committee will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., recess for the Rules Committee and floor session, and will return no earlier than 6 p.m.

Bills may be taken out of order.

Other bills will be added.
S.F. 666 Franzen Business organizations and limited liability companies conversion requirements modification; conversion of corporations and limited liability companies repeal.
S.F. 362 Anderson, B. Veterans Honor and Remember Flag designation as a symbol of recognition and honor for fallen military service members.
S.F. 1973 Carlson, J. Corrections department claims settlement appropriation.
S.F. 280 Metzen Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification.
S.F. 2056 Sparks Workers compensation advisory council recommendation adoption and federal conformity for inpatient hospital payments.
S.F. 455 Sieben Election administration; elections emergency planning task force; Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act; automatic voter registration; right to vote restoration; early voting; redistricting population; appropriations.
S.F. 1398 Pappas Omnibus retirement bill.
S.F. 698 Dziedzic Environment and natural resources trust fund appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources provisions modifications.
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.
S.F. 1471 Eken Receivership of nursing homes or certified boarding care homes provisions modifications.
S.F. 1694 Lourey Religious objections to autopsies authorization; autopsy review study requirement.
S.F. 86 Latz Automated license plate reader data classification, use of log and destruction of data requirements.

10:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Rules and Administration
Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
10:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol
S.F. 1735 Marty Public utilities performance-based multiyear rate plans authorization.
S.F. 1974 Ortman Resolution memorializing the President and Congress to provide reimbursement under medicaid for services provided at the Anoka-Metro regional treatment center.
Update from IT Director Josh Mack

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on Committees
Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
10:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

Subcommittee on Committees will meet immediately following Rules Committee
Appointments to Commissions

11:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 11 a.m.

1:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 1: Editing change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
01:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

House holds the gavel. We will walk through the side-by-sides and spreadsheet.

Side-by-sides are posted here and on the Revisor's Office website.
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

2:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol


Links to the side-by-side summaries, spreadsheet, and language for S.F.1458 are available on the House HHS Finance Committee Website, under "Committee Documents."

(A limited number of copies will be available at the hearing.)

Committee will walk-through the spreadsheet and side-by-sides.
S.F. 1458 Lourey Omnibus health and human services appropriations bill.

3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 5 

Chairs: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff and Rep. Bud Nornes
03:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Bonoff; Miller; Dziedzic; Eken; Clausen - HOUSE: Nornes; Pelowski Jr.; Gruenhagen; O\'Neill; Christensen
Room 500N State Office Bldg.
S.F. 5 Bonoff Omnibus higher education bill.

3:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
03:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

Meeting to begin at 3:30 p.m. or the Call of the Chair. Rep. Loon has the gavel.
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.


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