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S.F. No. 1559 - Reporting on consulting work performed for public postsecondary systems
Author: Senator Rich Draheim
Prepared By: Priyanka Premo, Senate Counsel (651/296-3914)
Date: March 8, 2017


S.F. 1559 requires the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities systems to include in their biennial budget proposals to the legislature information about work performed by any consultant who is not an employee of the system for which the system paid more than $500,000. The report must provide the name of the consultant, the total cost incurred, a description of the work completed, and a description of the reasons for using an outside consultant.

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