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Monday, March 20, 2017

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The Senate publishes a schedule of Senate committee hearings and floor sessions. The schedule is continually updated.

01 Links to days that have meetings scheduled are shown in red on the calendar.
 
Monday, March 20, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017

Joint Meeting: Legislative Audit Commission - Evaluation Subcommittee-
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
8:30 a.m.
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

Working session to select ten evaluation topics for further consideration by the subcommittee.

***Quorum is needed for subcommittee to take action!***


 
9:30 a.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017

Joint Meeting: Legislative Audit Commission - Evaluation Subcommittee-
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
9:30 a.m.
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

Release OLA evaluation, Clean Water Fund Outcomes


 
11:00 a.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017

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

 
1:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Jeremy R. Miller
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1583 Pappas Hmong American Partnership grant appropriation.
S.F. 2075 Osmek AccessAbility Incorporated job skills grant appropriation.
S.F. 2000 Draheim Nonprofit infrastructure, workforce development and partnership programs appropriation.
S.F. 2111 Goggin Snow angel grant program to fund capital improvements to skiing-related businesses authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 1512 Utke Local communities child care business development grants to promote child cares business start-ups and expansion appropriation.
S.F. 1565 Utke Greater Minnesota workforce opportunity grant pilot program establishment and appropriation.

 
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Carrie Ruud
01:00 PM
Room G-15 Capitol

Committee will meet in G-15 of the Capitol at 1pm and will continue until the agenda is completed.
Agenda: 
S.F. 262 Ingebrigtsen Outdoor heritage fund appropriations and recipient requirements modifications.
S.F. 1429 Miller Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations grant appropriation.
S.F. 1838 Miller Blufflands trail system extension appropriation.
S.F. 135 Housley Veterans rest camp and Camp Legionville facilities improvement appropriation.
S.F. 1349 Housley Lake St. Croix phosphorous reduction appropriation.
S.F. 2139 Anderson, B. Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel Foundation grant appropriation.
S.F. 887 Abeler State Capitol grand-opening music appropriation.
S.F. 1518 Abeler Motion-picture investment incentive program creation and appropriation.
S.F. 2046 Abeler Indian affairs council Dakota and Ojibwe Indian language, education, and immersion programs and Why Treaties Matter exhibit appropriation.
S.F. 693 Jasinski Rice County Veterans Memorial in Faribault completion appropriation.
S.F. 1448 Cohen Science museum of Minnesota grant appropriation.
S.F. 1929 Cohen Art map software application appropriation.
S.F. 1360 Bakk Voyageurs national park sanitary-sewer projects local government grants appropriations.
S.F. 1814 Fischbach Sauk River regional park appropriation extension.
S.F. 1182 Eichorn Wilderness Inquiry Canoemobile program grant appropriation.
S.F. 952 Simonson Duluth children's museum appropriation.
S.F. 1380 Simonson Lake Superior zoo grant appropriation.
S.F. 810 Pappas St. Paul Rondo commemorative plaza appropriation.
S.F. 1797 Pappas Hmong Cultural Center interactive Hmong folk art exhibit grant appropriation.
S.F. 748 Frentz St. Peter Minnesota Square Park pavilion reconstruction grant appropriation.
S.F. 999 Frentz Children's museum of southern Minnesota grant appropriation.
S.F. 1022 Frentz Children's museum of southern Minnesota appropriation.
S.F. 1800 Frentz Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota grant appropriation.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Jim Abeler
03:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

To testify on any of the items on the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator at LaRissa.Fisher@Senate.Mn by 10 am on day of hearing, indicating which item and if you are a proponent or opponent. Please limit testimony to 2 minutes.

Link to available fiscal notes: http://mn.gov/fnsearch/

If the hearing goes past 5:15 pm, the hearing with recess and reconvene in 30 minutes in room 1100
Agenda: 
S.F. 448 Relph At-home infant child care program appropriation.
S.F. 1013 Eichorn Indian child welfare act out-of-home placement costs county reimbursement, aid payments and appropriation.
S.F. 727 Utke Disability waiver rate system modification.
S.F. 911 Abeler Home and community-based services incentive pool appropriation.

 
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1474 Eichorn Innovation zones for school districts and charter schools creation and appropriation.
S.F. 1898 Pratt Minnesota Center for the Book programming grants appropriation.
S.F. 2165 Nelson Turnaround Arts program appropriation.
S.F. 1189 Nelson Sanneh Foundation low-performing and chronically absent students academic and behavioral interventions grant appropriation.
S.F. 1873 Marty State education system innovative incubator service-learning grants program establishment and appropriations.
S.F. 1747 Anderson, P. Teacher-governed schools grants modifications and appropriations.
S.F. 1367 Benson Court-placed students nonresident tuition rate clarification.

 
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

An amendment will be offered by the chair for SF 780. The bill will be presented as amended to the committee. Testifiers and additional amendments are scheduled for Tuesday 3/21.
Agenda: 
S.F. 780 Westrom Miscellaneous agriculture provisions modifications and appropriations.

 
4:49 p.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017

The Senate has returned from recess at 4:49 p.m.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
05:30 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
State Government Finance Policy and Elections will be meeting Monday night.
S.F. 605 Kiffmeyer State Government Finance and Policy and Elections Omnibus Finance Bill presentation. Markup and public testimony to happen Tuesday, March 21st. (Delete all amendment to be posted Monday).

 
6:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 20, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Joint House-Senate Subcommittee on Claims-
Chairs: Sen. Bruce Anderson, Rep. Duane Quam
6:00 p.m.
Room G-3 State Capitol
Agenda: 

For more agenda information, click here

 

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