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Minnesota Senate Monthly Schedule

For the Month of August 2015

daily weekly monthly
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, August 3, 2015  
10:00 a.m.  
Monday, August 3, 2015
Capitol Preservation Commission - Art Subcommittee
Chair: Hon. Paul Anderson (ret.)
10:00 a.m.
Room
Agenda: 
*Meeting location: Minnesota Judicial Center - Room G-6, 25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155*

Agenda TBD.

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Tuesday, August 11, 2015  
8:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council
Chair: Bob Anderson
8:00 a.m.
Room 5 State Office Building
Agenda: 
TBD

 
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Legislative Task Force on Child Protection
Chairs: Sen. Kathy Sheran and Rep. Ron Kresha
10 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
Introductions by Task Force Members and Others
Review of Legislation passed last session: Joan White, Senate Counsel
Overview of the role of DHS as it relates to the Task Force: Jim Koppel, Assistant Commissioner, DHS
Task Force discussion of priorities and goals
Public testimony
Set next meeting date
If you have questions or would like to testify, please contact Lisa Moriarity at 651-296-8891 or lisa.moriarity@house.mn

 
Tuesday, August 18, 2015  
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Legislative Water Commission - Field Tour
Chairs: Rep. Paul Torkelson, Sen. Bev Scalze
9:00 a.m.
Room
Agenda: 
Tentative Agenda
1. Approval of minutes from the June 22, 2015 meeting
2. Staff notes
3. Visits to sites of interest in the St Cloud area; specific agenda to be determined and posted at a later date
4. Set next meeting date
5. Other business as approved by the Chair
For more agenda information, click here

 
Thursday, August 20, 2015  
2:00 p.m.  
Thursday, August 20, 2015
MNsure Legislative Oversight Committee
Chair: Sen. Tony Lourey
2:00 p.m.
Room 200 State Office Building
Agenda: 
I. Call to Order

II. Committee Business
a. Approval of minutes from the last meeting.
b. Welcome new LOC members.
c. Election of new House chair.

III. Introduction of new MNsure Board Members
a. Martha Eaves, Esq.
b. Edgardo Rodriguez, CPA

IV. MNsure IT Updates & Presentation (including budget update)
a. Pete Benner, MNsure Board Chair
b. Allison O'Toole, MNsure Interim CEO
c. Scott Peterson, MN.IT CIO at DHS, MNsure

V. Public Program Eligibility IT Updates and Renewals
a. Assistant Commissioner Nathan Moracco, DHS
b. Scott Peterson, MN.IT CIO at DHS, MNsure

VI. Update on Premium Rates
a. Jim Schowalter, MN Council of Health Plans
b. Peter Brickwedde, Department of Commerce

VII. Questions & Discussion

VIII. Adjournment

 
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Mississippi River Parkway Commission
Chair: Representative Sheldon Johnson
2:30 p.m.
Room 500N State Office Building
Agenda: 
TBD
For more agenda information, click here

 

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