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Minnesota Senate Upcoming Schedule

Monday, February 27, 2017 - Thursday, June 8, 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, February 27, 2017  
9:30 a.m.  
Monday, February 27, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission-
Chair: Representative Dale Lueck
9:30 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

For more agenda information, click here

 
1:00 p.m.  
Monday, February 27, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
Chair: Sen. Carrie Ruud
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1155 Dahms Heating oil vendor responsibility for heating oil spills inside residential locations under the petroleum tank release cleanup act.
S.F. 844 Johnson, M. Demolition debris landfill permitting compliance requirement.
S.F. 1093 Ruud Open air swine basins ban extension.
S.F. 245 Lang Fairfax operation of Fort Ridgely state park golf course agreement requirement.

 
Monday, February 27, 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. 758 Ingebrigtsen Getting to work grant pilot program creation and appropriation.
S.F. 980 Westrom Border-to-border broadband grant program modification and appropriation.
S.F. 234 Simonson Broadband grant program appropriation.

 
Monday, February 27, 2017
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training Budget
     Presentation
State Guardian ad Litem Board Budget Presentation

 
Monday, February 27, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Compensation Council-
Chair: Tom Berg
1:00 p.m.
Room 300S State Office Building
Agenda: 

For more agenda information, click here

 
3:00 p.m.  
Monday, February 27, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
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.

The hearing will break at 5 pm and reconvene in room 1100 at 5:30 pm.

Bills added: SF 961, SF 448

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

Agenda: 
S.F. 557 Senjem Unlocking opportunities grant program for community-based housing services appropriation.
S.F. 895 Lang Chemical dependency treatment services operating payment rate increase.
S.F. 996 Anderson, B. Intermediate care facilities (ICF) vacant beds treatment modification for therapeutic leave days; home and community-based services waiver consolidation study and appropriation.
S.F. 804 Dziedzic Minneapolis People's Center grant appropriation.
S.F. 850 Koran Employed persons with disabilities asset limits medical assistance (MA) modifications.
S.F. 791 Eaton General assistance eligibility expansion authorization.
S.F. 836 Kiffmeyer Assisted outpatient mental health treatment with mandatory weekly patient reporting to treatment provider under court-ordered treatment.
S.F. 846 Hoffman, J. Parenting with a disability support services pilot project establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 1102 Hoffman, J. Medical assistance (MA) community first services and supports program modification.
S.F. 915 Hayden Mental health services provisions modifications; mental health practitioner definition modification.
S.F. 1288 Utke Civil commitment, assertive community treatment and intensive residential treatment services, Minnesota family investment program innovation funds, and appeals and fair hearings for Northstar Care for Children provisions modifications.
S.F. 1291 Utke Children and family services, chemical and mental health services, operations, health care and community supports provisions modifications.
S.F. 1292 Utke Children and family services and mental health services and operations provisions modifications.
S.F. 562 Abeler Autism early intensive intervention benefit provisions modifications.
S.F. 961 Hoffman, J. Group residential housing fund transfer to county human service agencies for emergency shelter beds.
S.F. 448 Relph At-home infant child care program appropriation *Vehicle bill.

 
Monday, February 27, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

If you wish to testify on behalf of any bill please contact the committee administrator at kyle.berndt@senate.mn or 651-296-5968. Bills, with the exception of SF 1277, will be laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill. Any bill not heard Monday will be heard during Wednesdays Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance committee hearing.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1215 Koran Manufactured home park redevelopment program modification and appropriation.
S.F. 675 Simonson Duluth Deep Winter Greenhouse construction grant appropriation.
S.F. 488 Dziedzic Open access connection voice mail services for low-income and homeless individuals to assist in searching for affordable housing appropriation.
S.F. 1126 Draheim Farm-to-foodshelf program establishment, Second Harvest Heartland grant and appropriation.
S.F. 1297 Lang Second Harvest Heartland grants appropriation.
S.F. 1024 Weber Good food access account money transfer from general fund authorization.
S.F. 1277 Weber Wholesale and retail liquid motor fuel equipment grants appropriation.

 
Monday, February 27, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1038 Weber School lunch aid state reimbursement increase and appropriation.
S.F. 1033 Dahms Regional public library systems state aid formula modification; regional public library systems and multicounty, multitype libraries appropriation increase.
S.F. 618 Dahms Agricultural educator grant program establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 859 Senjem Girl Scouts River Valley ConnectZ program grant appropriation.
S.F. 945 Nelson General education aid calculation clarification.
S.F. 1356 Wiklund The Works Museum grant appropriation.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Monday, February 27, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
05:30 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 514 Kiffmeyer Elections Omnibus Bill Hearing.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
***Revision 2: Room and agenda change***
Committee on Taxes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 813 Rosen Local government aid (LGA) city need formulas transition modification.
S.F. 476 Weber Local government aid (LGA) to cities appropriation increase.
S.F. 492 Weber Dundee, Jeffers and Woodstock local government aid penalty forgiveness authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 600 Johnson, M. Oslo city aid penalty forgiveness authorization.
S.F. 582 Bakk Newly incorporated city base year formula aid authorization.
S.F. 615 Bakk Local government aid (LGA) to cities formula modification and adjustments.
S.F. 583 Tomassoni Local government aid (LGA) definition modification and city revenue need and certified aid adjustments authorization.
S.F. 670 Klein West St. Paul local government aid (LGA) temporary payment increase.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Local Government
Chair: Sen. Dan D. Hall
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

SF 1195 was added to the agenda. We will reconvene in room 1100 at 7:00 p.m. if we do not finish the items on the agenda during our morning meeting.
Agenda: 
H.F. 375 Dahms County boards appropriations authorization for veterans memorials anywhere in the county.
S.F. 1113 Kiffmeyer County law library transfer of money to county for construction costs authorization.
S.F. 1001 Franzen Edina 2014 special law file approval time extension.
S.F. 1245 Mathews Claims payment requirements modification.
S.F. 201 Hall Statutory or home rule charter city two-thirds vote for interim ordinance imposition; interim housing ordinance imposition 10-day notice and public hearing requirements.
S.F. 1195 Ingebrigtsen "Consumer Choice Act"; plastic and paper bags local government bans or taxation prohibition.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Chair: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
10:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1131 Hall Minnesota River basin goals and strategies establishment and board of water and soil resources (BWSR) appropriation.
S.F. 787 Ingebrigtsen Wolf management and monitoring license revenue dedication elimination.
S.F. 688 Ruud Local recreation grants appropriation.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Scott J. Newman
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. XXXX Anderson, P. Requiring the commissioner of transportation to develop a policy for evaluating, ranking, and selecting projects; requiring a report to the legislature.
S.F. 187 Ruud Manufactured homes certificates of title transfers regulation.
S.F. 1060 Newman Commercial motor vehicles, highway-rail grade crossing signs, department of transportation contract preference requirements and transportation plan due dates provisions modifications.
S.F. 1059 Newman Unused or divided lands owned or controlled by the department of transportation (DOT) conveyance authorization; trunk highway system highways removal and modification authorization; Koochiching county state owned lands conveyance authorization.
S.F. XXXX Jasinski Making changes to the project selection process for the corridors of commerce program.
S.F. 313 Jasinski Corridors of commerce program appropriation.
S.F. 937 Hall St. Paul I-35E speeding ticket issuance for speeds under 55 miles per hour prohibition.
S.F. 1076 Little Transportation department (DOT) best practices adoption to improve objectivity and transparency in project selection process requirement and report.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Gary H. Dahms
10:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Please contact the committee administrator Adam Axvig at 651-296-4175 or adam.axvig@senate.mn if you want to testify.
Agenda: 
S.F. 720 Dahms Minnesota premium security plan as a state-based reinsurance program with Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association administration authorization and appropriation.

 
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
State Auditor Budget overview (Change Items)
S.F. 511 Kiffmeyer State auditor enterprise fund repeal; general fund appropriation to state auditor establishment.
S.F. 745 Kiffmeyer Rules impacting residential construction or remodeling legislative notice and review requirements.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Minnesota Department of Human Rights Budget Presentation
S.F. 704 Fischbach Abortion facilities licensure requirement (pending re-referral).
S.F. 702 Kiffmeyer State-sponsored health programs abortion funding limitations (pending re- referral).

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. David J. Osmek
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 948 Senjem Deaf, deafblind, and hard-of-hearing Minnesotans commission appropriation.
S.F. 316 Dziedzic Green roof advisory task force establishment.

 
1:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach
01:30 PM
Room 15 Capitol

Please note the adjusted start time. The committee will begin at 1:30 pm rather than our normal 1:00 pm start. The meeting will likely run a few minutes past our normal end time of 2:30.
Agenda: 
Budget request presentation from the University of Minnesota

 
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
***Revision 2: Editing change***
Committee on E-12 Policy
Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 264 Franzen Federal Every Student Succeeds Act funding for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) activities.
S.F. 1070 Dahms Innovative delivery of career and technical education programs and sharing of district resources codification and permanency.
S.F. 1061 Cwodzinski Civics class completion for high school graduation requirement.
S.F. 333 Wiger Nationally normed college entrance exam for high school graduation requirement.
S.F. 953 Nelson General education development term modification.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
Chair: Sen. Bill Weber
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

If you wish to testify on behalf of any bill, please contact the committee administrator at kyle.berndt@senate.mn or 651-296-5968.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1016 Weber Animal feedlot facilities public notice and comment provisions modifications; animal feedlot facilities environmental review requirements modifications.
S.F. 835 Draheim Buffer compliance seed mixes Minnesota grown and processed requirement.
S.F. 1545 Westrom **PENDING REFERRAL*** Food safety and defense task force extension; animal definition modification.
S.F. 111 Eken Production based value of agricultural land study and report authorization.

 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Michelle R. Benson
03:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 595 Rosen Human services targeted case management interactive video use authorization.
S.F. 319 Kiffmeyer Complex pediatric home care nursing category establishment; home care nursing services payment rate increase.
S.F. 781 Lourey We will hear only Article 4 Section 63, the MinnesotaCare buy-in option, portion of the bill. Public testimony will be taken. Please contact andrea.todd-harlin@senate.mn by 10am the day of the hearing to be added to the testifiers list. Testifiers will be limited to 2 minutes.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 

Discussion of the benefits and features of MSRS-General, PERA-General, and TRA
- Staff presentation on possible benefit changes and cost savings. 


For more agenda information, click here

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
Chair: Sen. Karin Housley
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

If you wish to testify on any of the items on the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator at LaRissa.Fisher@Senate.Mn by 4:30 pm on the day before the hearing
Agenda: 
S.F. 897 Eken Caregiver support programs provisions modifications and appropriation.
S.F. 898 Eken Essential community supports provisions modifications.
S.F. 919 Housley Older and vulnerable adults financial exploitation protection establishment.
S.F. 924 Housley Winona State University HealthForce Minnesota grant appropriation to develop educational materials to increase awareness of senior care opportunities.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Taxes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 117 Limmer Municipal fiscal disparities contributions limits.
S.F. 487 Relph Agricultural homestead rules for certain properties owned by trusts modification.
S.F. 802 Draheim School building bond agricultural property tax credit and appropriation.
S.F. 1240 Eichorn County-administered land local government aid (LGA) increase.
S.F. 84 Lang Disabled veterans homestead valuation exclusion benefit eligibility extension to surviving spouse.
S.F. 71 Clausen Disabled veterans homestead property tax exclusion modification.
S.F. 205 Wiger Homestead valuation exclusion for disabled veterans modification.
S.F. 110 Eken Agricultural homestead full amount of tax to qualify for the property tax refund and the special property tax refund.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Finance
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
08:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 166 Pratt REAL ID.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Chair: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
10:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1256 Mathews Propane school bus and fueling station rebate program establishment.
S.F. 1041 Tomassoni St. Louis county tax-forfeited lands sale proceeds disposition authorization.
S.F. 914 Bakk Clean air act settlement money specifically appropriated by law requirement.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Gary H. Dahms
10:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Please contact the committee administrator Adam Axvig at 651-296-4175 or adam.axvig@senate.mn if you want to testify.

More bills may be added to the agenda.
Agenda: 
S.F. 879 Utke Minnesota Joint Underwriting Association liquor liability and medical malpractice coverage authorization.
S.F. 929 Koran Auto theft prevention funds redirection from general fund to insurance fraud prevention account.
S.F. 1072 Pratt Sales representatives termination regulation.
S.F. 1106 Utke Individual health plans issuers commissions payment regulation.
S.F. 1190 Mathews Credit unions meetings notification requirement modification.
S.F. 1220 Weber Ethanol blending on premises authorization; motor fuel marketing and franchise agreements not allowing ethanol blending prohibition.
S.F. 1313 Lang Gas tax sign on petroleum dispenser requirement.
S.F. 1563 Dahms Insurance examinations provisions modifications.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Scott J. Newman
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 218 Dahms Road authorities mowing requirements and permits establishment prohibition.
S.F. 990 Fischbach Highway user tax distribution fund deposit of estimated sales tax revenue from sale of motor vehicle parts.
S.F. 1009 Pratt Transfer-on-death of title to motor vehicles and motor vehicle sales tax exemption for transfer.
S.F. 64 Housley I 94/494/694 interchange safety improvement and congestion relief study requirement.
S.F. 254 Goggin Passenger rail project expenditures restrictions, environmental insurance requirement, and public money expenditure prohibition.

 
1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 1, 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. 685 Hawj St. Paul East Side Enterprise Center appropriation.
S.F. 988 Anderson, P. SciTechsperience internship program appropriation.
S.F. 1350 Goggin Helmets to Hard Hats grant appropriation.
S.F. 266 Housley Film and television board snowbate program appropriation.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
Chair: Sen. Carrie Ruud
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1042 Limmer Soudan Underground Mine state park boathouse lease terms modifications.
S.F. 1087 Ingebrigtsen Environmental reforms; environmental quality board elimination.
S.F. 1147 Ruud Blaze orange hunting requirement modification to include blaze pink authorization.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

**More bills may be added**

State Government and Elections will be amending SF 514 (the Omnibus Elections Bill) Monday evening. We will hear it pending re-referral.
Agenda: 
S.F. 986 Relph Mental health screening data collected by sheriff or local corrections agency clarification.
S.F. 514 Kiffmeyer Elections administration provisions technical modifications.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Bills not heard during the Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance committee on Monday 2/27/2017 will be added to the Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance committee on Wednesday 3/1/2017.
Agenda: 
S.F. 899 Goggin Temporary or seasonal agricultural workers exemption from overtime requirements.
Additional bills may be added.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 7 Wiger Full-service community schools grants appropriation.
S.F. 204 Latz Community education revenue program increase.
S.F. 1300 Eichorn Educational Innovation Partners Cooperative Center appropriation availability extension.
S.F. 954 Nelson Extended time revenue charter school calculation modification.
S.F. 857 Torres Ray Extended time revenue link to basic formula allowance.

 
Wednesday, March 1, 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.

The hearing will break at 4:45 pm and reconvene in room 1200 at 6 pm.

Available fiscal notes can be seen at: http://mn.gov/fnsearch/

Bills may be added to the agenda
Agenda: 
S.F. 760 Dahms Child protective services 24/7 on-call requirement small counties exemption.
S.F. 1337 Lang Children's mental health collaboratives appropriation.
S.F. 317 Clausen Child care basic sliding fee program modification; homeless children supports system redesign; early learning scholarship modification; appropriation.
S.F. 1165 Benson Minnesota family investment program (MFIP) income exclusions modification.
S.F. 1067 Kiffmeyer Child care licensing provisions modifications.
S.F. 381 Relph Child care assistance subsidy restriction modification.
S.F. 448 Relph At-home infant child care program appropriation.
S.F. 984 Relph Mental health services provisions modifications; institutions of mental disease for children reimbursement authorization; intensive mental health services for children comprehensive analysis and report requirement.
S.F. 560 Hayden Basic sliding fee child care assistance program forecast; child care assistance reimbursement rate modification.
S.F. 1152 Hayden Crisis nursery services appropriation.
S.F. 1282 Hayden Basic sliding fee child care funding priorities and allocation formula modification.
S.F. 1278 Lourey Child care provisions modifications.
S.F. 873 Hoffman, J. Child care providers training requirements modification.
S.F. 1369 Klein Children's school-linked mental health grants appropriation.

 
Thursday, March 2, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on Taxes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 416 Nelson K-12 education expense individual income tax credit increase and inflation adjustment.
S.F. 774 Nelson Apprenticeship training facilities tax exemption criteria modification.
S.F. 1166 Eichorn Income tax education-related expenses definition expansion to include broadband subscription expenses.
S.F. 165 Clausen Refundable student loan income tax credit authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 941 Miller Student loan payments refundable income tax credit.
S.F. 524 Pratt Masters degree in teacher licensure refundable income tax credit authorization.
S.F. 947 Anderson, P. Education expense income tax credit and deduction application to prekindergarten expenses.

 
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Bruce D. Anderson
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 568 Nelson Congressionally chartered veterans organizations reduced class property tax rate authorization.
S.F. 76 Clausen Past military service income tax credit exemption increase and expansion.
S.F. 1316 Lang Support Our Troops account money uses modification.
S.F. 1209 Anderson, B. Veterans benefits services disclosure requirements authorization and disclosure statement establishment.
S.F. 1130 Newton Veterans hiring preference establishment on the legislature and state courts.

 
1:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 626 Rosen Minnesota sports facilities authority (MSFA) appointments and duties modifications and stadium suites use restriction.
S.F. 92 Dahms Pioneer public television equipment grant appropriation.

 
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. David J. Osmek
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 700 Tomassoni Biomass project contract terms modifications.
S.F. 584 Tomassoni Facilities eligible for staging and permitting at innovative energy project sites modification.

 
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach
01:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1303 Anderson, P. Higher education state grant program parameters adjustment.
S.F. 735 Jensen, S. Spinal cord and traumatic brain injury advisory council modification; spinal cord and traumatic brain injury student research scholarship and education program establishment and appropriation.

 
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, March 2, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Mississippi River Parkway Commission-
Chair: Rep Sheldon Johnson
2:30 p.m.
Room
Agenda: 

For more agenda information, click here

 
3:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
Chair: Sen. Bill Weber
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

If you wish to testify on behalf of any bill, please contact the committee administrator at kyle.berndt@senate.mn or 651-296-5968.
Agenda: 
S.F. 218 Dahms **PENDING REFERRAL** Road authorities mowing requirements and permits establishment prohibition.
S.F. 104 Osmek Allowed commercial and industrial operations on agricultural preserves expansion to wireless communication installments and equipment; agricultural preserve early termination provision.
Additional bills may be added

 
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Committee on E-12 Policy
Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1338 Johnson, M. Academic and behavioral strategist license inclusion in special education teacher licensing process authorization.
S.F. 4 Pratt Teacher licensure system restructuring planning requirement.

 
Friday, March 3, 2017  
9:00 a.m.  
Friday, March 3, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Salary Council-
Chair: Dr. Thomas Stinson
9:00 a.m.
Room G06 Judicial Center
Agenda: 

For more agenda information, click here

 
Monday, March 6, 2017  
5:30 p.m.  
Monday, March 6, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
05:30 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 4 Pratt Teacher licensure system restructuring planning requirement.

 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 

TBA


 
Thursday, March 9, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
Monday, March 13, 2017  
5:30 p.m.  
Monday, March 13, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
05:30 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
Tuesday, March 14, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 

TBA


For more agenda information, click here

 
Friday, March 17, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Friday, March 17, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
Monday, March 20, 2017  
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:
To be announced.

 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 

TBA


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Thursday, March 23, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
Monday, March 27, 2017  
5:30 p.m.  
Monday, March 27, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
05:30 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
There are no bills scheduled for Monday March 27th as of yet. The email was sent was in error. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 
Tuesday, March 28, 2017  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 

TBA


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Thursday, June 8, 2017  
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, June 8, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Mississippi River Parkway Commission-
Chair: Rep Sheldon Johnson
2:30 p.m.
Room
Agenda: 

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