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Minnesota Senate Monthly Schedule

For the Month of October 2014

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.
 
Friday, October 3, 2014  
9:00 a.m.  
Friday, October 3, 2014
Legislative Commission on Data Practices
Chair: Rep. Mary Liz Holberg
9:00 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building

MEETING CANCELLED
Agenda: 
1. Topic selection for future meetings
2. Discussion on ex officio members

 
Tuesday, October 7, 2014  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council
Chair: David Hartwell
1:00 p.m.
Room 5 State Office Building
Agenda: 
Lessard - Sams Outdoor Heritage Council Meeting
October 7, 2014, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Room 5, State Office Building, St. Paul, Minnesota

Chair: David Hartwell

Call to order

1. Review and Approve Agenda

2. Review and Approve Minutes

3. Members Report any Conflict of Interest on Today's Agenda

4. Executive Director's Report

5. The Nature Conservancy Advance Request

6. PILT Discussion

7. Allocation Discussion

8. Opportunity for Public to Address the Council
The public is asked to limit their comments to five minutes. If you would like to testify, please contact Amanda Brazee, 651-284-6430 or amanda.brazee@lsohc.leg.mn.

Adjourn
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Friday, October 10, 2014  
9:00 a.m.  
Friday, October 10, 2014
Legislative Commission on Data Practices
Chair: Rep. Mary Liz Holberg
9:00 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building

AGENDA CHANGE
Agenda: 
1. General overview on privacy and technology
2. Testimony on License Plate Readers
3. Testimony on law enforcement use of body cameras
4. Topic selection for future meetings
5. Discussion on ex officio members


If you would like to testify, please contact Sally Olson at sally.olson@lcc.leg.mn or at 651-296-9002.
For more agenda information, click here

 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014  
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Advisory Committee on Capitol Security
Chair: Lt. Governor Prettner Solon
10:00 a.m.
Room 15 State Capitol
Agenda: 
To be announced.

 
Tuesday, October 21, 2014  
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Rural Task Force
Chair: Sen. Tom Saxhaug
10:00 AM
Room 112 Capitol

Other presentations may be added
Agenda: 
Workforce Training Presentation:
     Testfiers:
     MNSCU
     MN Dept. of Education
     DEED
     Roy Smith - Workforce Development Director - IRRRB
     Ann Franz - Strategic Partnership Manager - NE Wisconsin Technical College
Workforce Housing Presentation:
     Testifiers:
     MN Housing Finance Agency
     DEED
     Heather Corcoran - League of MN Cities

 
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Legislative Health Care Workforce Commission
Chairs: Senator Clausen, Representative Huntley
10:00 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 
1. Commission business - Updates
2. Panel of Medical School students and medical residents
3. Presentation by United Family Medicine Community Clinic and Residency Program, St. Paul
4. Lunch break
5. Initial Discussion of Potential Commission Recommendations and
Report Outline

Background information on the commission is posted on its website, under meeting materials: http://www.lcc.leg.mn/lhcwc/meetings.html
For more agenda information, click here

 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014  
10:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Subcommittee on Employee Relations
Chair: Rep. Leon Lillie
10:00 a.m.
Room
Agenda: 
I. Review/approve minutes of the August 21, 2014 meeting
II. Review/approval of collective bargaining agreement with MnSCU Inter Faculty Organization
III. Review/approval MnSCU Personnel Plan for Administrators
IV. Other items as approved by the chair

 
11:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Joint Meeting: E-12 Division; Committee on Education
Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger, Sen. Patricia Torres Ray
11 a.m.
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
Advice and discussion with MN Teachers of the Year. MN Teachers of the Year
     will meet with the committees to discuss their perspective on education.

 
2:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on Ethical Conduct
Chair: Sen. Sandra L. Pappas
02:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
Probable Cause Hearing regarding complaint filed by Senator Hann and
     others regarding Senator Jeff Hayden.
     
     If you have questions please contact Catherine Ryan at
     catherine.ryan@senate.mn or 651-297-5393.

 
Thursday, October 23, 2014  
9:00 a.m.  
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Legislative Water Commission
Chair: TBD
9:00 a.m.
Room 200 State Office Building
Agenda: 
I. Introductions
II. Election of officers
III. History of the Water Commission
IV. Brief overview of water policy issues
V. Member discussion: Issues and priorities
VI. Update on hiring process
VII. Other business as approved by the chair
For more agenda information, click here

 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014  
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Legislative Commission on Data Practices
Chair: Rep. Mary Liz Holberg
9:00 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 
To be announced.

Note: This meeting may recess for lunch and reconvene in the afternoon.

 
Thursday, October 30, 2014  
1:30 p.m.  
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Task Force on Medical Cannabis Therapeutic Research
Chairs: Senator Scott Dibble, Representative Carly Melin
1:30 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building

TIME CHANGE
Agenda: 
• Welcome and Overview
• Approval of minutes
• MDH Updates on program implementation
• Report on manufacturer registration
• Staffing update
• Rules update
• Task Force questions for MDH
• "Federal legal issues and medical cannabis in the states"
• Task Force questions for Mr. Riach
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