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2013 Archive Video Collection

Committee Hearings

Date Committee About the Coverage Play Duration
Thu January 10, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Approval of Staff Rosters1h 36mn
Mon January 14, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Appointments of Subcommittees12mn 17s
Mon January 14, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: Housing Finance Agency Overview Department of Health Overview1h 54mn
Mon January 14, 2013Finance - Transportation and Public Safety DivisionAgenda: Transportation and Public Safety Finance Overview1h 35mn
Tue January 15, 2013FinanceAgenda: Confirmation Hearing for Commissioner Jim Schowalter, MMB56mn 6s
Tue January 15, 2013TaxesAgenda: State Budget Overview2h 9mn
Tue January 15, 2013Finance - Judiciary DivisionAgenda: Budget Overview for the Courts1h 59mn
Tue January 15, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Introduction of Committee Members & Staff Confirmation Hearing - Commissioner of Higher Education - Lawrence Pogemiller Welcome - Chair of Higher Education & Workforce Development University of Minnesota - Presentation by President Eric Kaler, Ph.D. Question and Answer Session between Committee Members & President Kaler1h 41mn
Wed January 16, 2013CommerceAgenda: To be announced.1h 40mn
Wed January 16, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act. MN Health Insurance Exchange Overview, April Todd-Malmlov, Ex. Dir., MN Health Insurance Exchange2h 40mn
Wed January 16, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 8 (Rest) Solicitor definition for federal nexus and internet sales tax purposes. S.F. 9 (Rest) Sales and use tax rate reduction and clothing sales tax exemption modification. S.F. 11 (Rest) Sales tax exemption for clothing repeal; clothing sales income tax credit creation and appropriation; sales tax rate adjustment.2h 2mn
Thu January 17, 2013EducationAgenda: Introductions Overview of Education Committee jurisdiction and structure Overview of the Minnesota Department of Education Overview of education reports requested by the Minnesota Legislature1h 36mn
Thu January 17, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 35 (Rest) Sales and use tax rate reduction; digital products sales tax imposition. S.F. 34 (Rest) Sales and use tax remittance schedule for vendors modifications.52mn 25s
Tue January 22, 2013Environment and EnergyAgenda: Climate Change Science Climate Change in Minnesota2h 6mn
Tue January 22, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Overview - Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
     Presented by Chancellor Steven Rosenstone and Trustee Tom Renier
2h 8mn
Wed January 23, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: Overview of Reform 2020 State Substance Abuse Strategy Presentation1h 49mn
Wed January 23, 2013State and Local Government(This is only a portion of the hearing. For complete archive, please refer to the audio recording.) Agenda: Overview of the Board of the Arts by Sue Gens, Executive Director Overview of OET - MN.IT Services by Commissioner Carolyn Parnell, State Chief Information Officer1h 18mn
Wed January 23, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 12 (Koenen) Estate tax threshold modification. S.F. 40 (Gazelka) Estate taxation federal exemption amount conformance.1h 10mn
Thu January 24, 2013Environment and EnergyAgenda: Sources of Greenhouse Gases Minnesota Initiatives and Solutions1h 52mn
Thu January 24, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: Presentations from Community Partners2h 17mn
Thu January 24, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Overview - Office of Higher Education - Director Pogemiller Overview - Governor's Budget Proposal - Director Pogemiller58mn 30s
Mon January 28, 2013CommerceAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act.2h 28mn
Mon January 28, 2013Transportation and Public SafetyAgenda: Confirmation hearing for Charles A. Zelle, MnDOT Commissioner Department of Public Safety -- agency and budget overview2h 21mn
Tue January 29, 2013EducationAgenda: Confirmation hearing for Commissioner Dr. Brenda L. Cassellius, Department of Education Confirmation of Board of the Perpich Center for Arts Education, Member, Eunice Biel Confirmation of the Board of the Minnesota State Academies Member, Gary Lazarz Confirmation of the Board of Teaching Member, Diane O'Brien1h 2mn
Tue January 29, 2013TaxesAgenda: Confirmation hearing for Commissioner Myron Frans Overview of Governor's Budget Proposal2h 23mn
Wed January 30, 2013CommerceAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act.2h 37mn
Wed January 30, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: S.F. 58 (Eaton) Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification. 44mn 44s
Wed January 30, 2013Finance - Health and Human Services DivisionAgenda: ***UPDATED AGENDA***
     Continued review of OIG Budget Proposals (if needed) Public Testimony on Governor's Budget Proposals for DHS
     (NOTE: In the interest of time, individual testimony will be limited to five minutes.)
     
     *Given the number of individuals who have signed up to testify on Wednesday,the committee will be taking additional testimony on DHS proposals on Thursday, Jan. 31. If you have not already signed up and would like to testify, please email me at stacie.weeks@senate.mn, so I can schedule you for Thursday's hearing.
2h 20mn
Thu January 31, 2013EducationAgenda: Presentations from Community Partners: 2h 12mn
Thu January 31, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: S.F. 2 (Clausen) Voluntary full-day kindergarten funding authorization. S.F. 162 (Kent) Voluntary full-day kindergarten funding authorization; prekindergarten programs funding option.2h 9mn
Mon February 4, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Appointments to Subcommittees Ratification of Legislative Coordinating Commission benefit book Payment of election recount expenses17mn 28s
Mon February 4, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act.1h 28mn
Mon February 4, 2013Transportation and Public SafetyAgenda: Overview of MAP-21: Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act
     Presentations by:
     -Minnesota Department of Transportation
     -Metropolitan Council
     -Transportation for America
2h 29mn
Tue February 5, 2013EducationAgenda: Call to Order Panel Presentation on redesigning the transition from secondary to post-secondary education by: Lawrence Pogemiller, Higher Education Commissioner, Brenda Cassellius, Education Commissioner, and Steven Rosenstone, MnSCU Chancellor Adult Basic Education Overview by Tom Cytron-Hysom, Leg. Chr., Literacy Action Network Presentation on Irondale High School's Early College Program
     
     Testifiers:
     
     1. Mounds View Superintendent, Dan Hoverman
     2. Scott Gengler, Principal
     3. Amy Alvarez, Dean of Students
     4. Rich Rosivach, Instructional Facilitator
     5. Michael Werner, Representative from Anoka Ramsey County College Adjournment
1h 48mn
Tue February 5, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 15 (Saxhaug) Walker local sales tax imposition authorization. S.F. 79 (Pederson) St. Cloud area cities local sales and use tax modification.1h 5mn
Tue February 5, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: University of Minnesota - Board of Regent Candidates - Introductions University of Minnesota - Budget Request - President Eric Kaler2h 17mn
Wed February 6, 2013CommerceAgenda: Delta Air Lines
     Update and Overview
     "Delta in Minnesota"
     Presented by: Bill Lentch, Sr. Vice President-Minnesota Operations
59mn 7s
Wed February 6, 2013Jobs, Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentAgenda: Confirmation - Minnesota Rural Finance Authority Confirmation - Workers Comp Court of Appeals, Judges Confirmation – Board of Electricity Confirmation – Board of High Pressure Piping Systems Confirmation – Plumbing Board Confirmation – Department of Labor and Industry Commissioner Confirmation – Iron Range Resource and Rehabilitation Commissioner Confirmation – Department of Employment and Economic Development Commissioner S.F. 252 (Tomassoni) Iron range resources and rehabilitation board (IRRRB) provisions modification.1h 6mn
Wed February 6, 2013Finance - Health and Human Services DivisionAgenda: S.F. 5 (Sheran) Medical assistance (MA) eligibility expansion, modified adjusted gross income and standard income disregard use requirement; appropriation. If you would like to testify, please email stacie.weeks@senate.mn1h 41mn
Thu February 7, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act. S.F. 119 (Skoe) Income, franchise and property tax refund provisions conformance for tax year 2012.1h 56mn
Thu February 7, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: Overview of Governor's Recommendations for:
     
      Lottery Board
      Gambling Control Board
      Cosmetologist Examiners Board
      Administrative Hearing Office
      Historical Society
1h 46mn
Mon February 11, 2013Health, Human Services and Housing S.F. 111 (Hayden) Jablonski/Rodreick Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Grant Program.1h 13mn
Mon February 11, 2013Transportation and Public SafetyAgenda: S.F. 76 (Fischbach) Officer Tom Decker memorial highway designation. S.F. 91 (Senjem) Transportation department (DOT) owned property for highway purposes periodic review requirement. Presentations on local transportation funding:
     -MnDOT State Aid Division
     -Minnesota Association of Townships
     -League of Minnesota Cities and Association of Metropolitan Municipalities (Metro Cities)
     -Association of Minnesota Counties and Minnesota Inter-County Association
2h 23mn
Tue February 12, 2013EducationAgenda: Overview of Assessments/Student Testing, continued
     
     Jennifer Dugan, Director of Assessments, MN Department of Education Summary of Recommendations from the Commissioner's Assessment & Accountability Working Group Report, dated Dec. 2012. S.F. 38 (Hoffman, J.) Reduced-price school lunch meals state reimbursement increase and appropriation. S.F. 146 (Hayden) School lunch aid program provisions modification and appropriation.
2h 19mn
Tue February 12, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: Presentation on TAX INCREMENT FINANCING LEGISLATIVE REPORT - State Auditor Rebecca Otto S.F. 48 (Wiger) Oakdale tax increment financing (TIF) special rules authorization. S.F. 229 (Metzen) Dakota county community development agency tax increment financing (TIF) district establishment. S.F. 207 (Wiklund) Bloomington tax increment financing (TIF) districts powers expansion; special sales taxes proceeds imposition and use modifications; Old Cedar Avenue bridge renovation bond issue and appropriation. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA)1h 18mn
Tue February 12, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Confirmation Hearing - Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges &
     Universities: Brett Anderson, Alexander Cirillo, Dawn Erlandson Minnesota State Colleges & Universities - Budget Request -
     Chancellor Steven J. Rosenstone
2h 37mn
Wed February 13, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: S.F. 270 (Sheran) Drug formulary exception for psychotic episodes requirement; children with emotional disturbance case management services requirements; parent support program, first psychotic episode treatment, early psychosis training, and school-linked mental heal. S.F. 265 (Sheran) Children's case management services provisions modifications; children's mental health crisis services, mental health first aid training, respite care, community health worker training and school-linked mental health services appropriations. S.F. 264 (Lourey) Mental health certified family peer specialists program establishment under medical assistance (MA); pediatric and children's mental health services annual review requirement. S.F. 266 (Eaton) Mental health behavioral aide level II certification program.1h 59mn
Wed February 13, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: S.F. 189 (Johnson, A.) School lunch aid state reimbursement increase. Discussion of school nutrition1h 53mn
Wed February 13, 2013Finance - Transportation and Public Safety DivisionAgenda: S.F. 239 (Bonoff) I-494 additional lanes at trunk highway #55 bond issue and appropriation. S.F. 59 (Scalze) Ramsey county Twin Cities army ammunition plant (TCAAP) vicinity trunk highways and county state-aid highway construction and improvement appropriation. S.F. 61 (Scalze) Ramsey county Rice street and I-694 interchange environmental and design work appropriation. S.F. 168 (Jensen) Trunk highway #14 construction and upgrade to four-lane divided highway appropriation. S.F. 378 (Petersen) Ramsey U.S. highway #10 and Armstrong Boulevard interchange bond issue and appropriation. Central Minnesota Transportation Alliance presentation about I-94 corridor projects Presentation by Carver County about Highway 212 Presentation by Scott County and Carver County about Highway 1012h 24mn
Thu February 14, 2013Finance - Health and Human Services DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act (pending passage in other divisions of jurisdiction). To testify, please email stacie.weeks@senate.mn with your name, organization, and contact information.2h 16mn
Mon February 18, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: S.F. 267 (Clausen) Minnesota family investment program (MFIP)eligibility expansion to child-only cases in households with mental illness. S.F. 115 (Pappas) Child care assistance program absent days provisions modification. S.F. 460 (Hayden) Children and family services provisions modifications; data practices, contractual agreements with tribes and child care assistance, community action agencies mergers, Minnesota family investment program (MFIP), and maltreatment of minors reporting p. S.F. 321 (Sheran) Minnesota task force on prematurity duties and reporting dates modifications.1h 54mn
Mon February 18, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: S.F. 158 (Latz) Nellie Stone Johnson state capitol bust appropriation. S.F. 212 (Franzen) Special service and housing improvement districts establishment deadlines repeal. S.F. 335 (Rest) Home rule charter cities elections ranked-choice voting procedures. S.F. 111 (Hayden) Jablonski/Rodreick Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Grant Program.2h 31mn
Tue February 19, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 1 (Lourey) Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act.2h 50mn
Tue February 19, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: S.F. 552 (Skoe) Tax law modernization and reform; property tax rebate; state business property, sales, and corporate franchise tax rate reductions; fourth tier income tax imposition; sales tax base expansion; tax simplification; local government aid and county progr. S.F. 453 (Wiger) Pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education provisions modifications and appropriations.7mn 11s
Wed February 20, 2013Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on ElectionsAgenda: S.F. 540 (Rest) Election vacancies in nomination for partisan office provisions modifications and appropriation. S.F. 535 (Sieben) Early voting authorization and procedure establishment and appropriation. S.F. 564 (Sieben) Absentee ballot provisions modifications. S.F. 567 (Rest) Public integrity law establishment. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA)2h 20mn
Wed February 20, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: S.F. 87 (Skoe) American Indian veterans capitol grounds memorial plaque placement. S.F. 208 (Anderson, B.) Veterans Honor and Remember Flag designation as a symbol of recognition and honor for fallen military service members.50mn 24s
Thu February 21, 2013JudiciaryPART 1 Agenda: Presentation by from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Presentation by Howard Vogel, Constitutional Law Professor Emeritus, Hamline University S.F. 235 (Latz) Lawful firearms possession and crime of violence modifications. S.F. 458 (Champion) Pistol and semiautomatic military-style assault weapon transfer and firearm possession eligibility provisions modifications; criminal penalties. NO ACTION WILL BE TAKEN ON THESE BILLS. PART 2 Public testimony on pending firearm legislation. 2h 30mn
Fri February 22, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: Former ATF Agent Presentation on S.F. 458 S.F. 503 (Latz) Firearm loss or theft false report criminalization; firearm transfer restriction; firearm possession ineligibility expansion. S.F. 520 (Latz) Firearms voluntary registry; centralized registry maintenance and creation; law enforcement mandate to accept voluntary surrender of firearms and ammunition from persons on the voluntary register and return of the firearms and ammunition upon request. S.F. 400 (Brown) Firearm Protection Act. S.F. 413 (Goodwin) Firearms possession eligibility restoration for violent felons judicial process modification. S.F. 568 (Cohen) Firearm possession eligibility restoration for certain ineligible persons judicial process modification; judicial challenge to denials of permits to carry a handguns modifications. S.F. 557 (Cohen) Firearms permits application mental health screening enhancement provisions. S.F. 339 (Nienow) Resolution memorializing the President and Congress to respect and not violate the second amendment to the United States Constitution for right to bear arms. S.F. XXXX (Ortman) Requiring timely transmittal of civil commitment, law enforcement, and court data to certain state and federal searchable databases; requiring reporting. This bill will be introduced on Thursday, Feb. 21. You may call Sen. Ortman's office for a copy of the bill. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) State law (section 609.66, subdivision 1g prohibits carrying a handgun in the state capitol without a permit to carry and giving proper prior notification to the commissioner of public safety. This is a felony offense that will result in immediate arrest for a violation. Please take care to fully comply with the law. NO ACTION WILL BE TAKEN ON THESE BILLS.4h 33mn
Mon February 25, 2013CommerceAgenda: S.F. 587 (Dahms) Qualified brewer tax credit qualification modification. We will vote on this bill. S.F. 66 (Reinert) Malt liquor shipments authorization. S.F. 114 (Pratt) Shakopee Valley Fair on-sale liquor license authorization. S.F. 219 (Dahle) Beer educator license establishment. S.F. 220 (Dahle) Beer tastings authorization. S.F. 225 (Reinert) Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day liquor sales authorization. S.F. 358 (Rosen) Winnebago out of state craft brewer malt liquor importation and sale provision sunset elimination. S.F. 467 (Eaton) Brewer taprooms location in cities with municipal liquor authorization. S.F. 541 (Metzen) Liquor act citation clarification. S.F. 623 (Ingebrigtsen) Microdistilleries off-sale municipal license authorization. S.F. 624 (Ingebrigtsen) Microdistilleries distilled spirits samples on premises authorization. S.F. 625 (Ingebrigtsen) Authorizing microdistillery to sell its own products at on-sale.1h 19mn
Mon February 25, 2013Transportation and Public SafetyAgenda: Presentation on the 2012 Duluth flood and its impact on infrastructure S.F. 377 (Pederson) Traffic safety camera use authorization.2h 49mn
Tue February 26, 2013Environment and EnergyAgenda: S.F. 786 (Schmit) Southeastern Minnesota silica sand mining joint powers board authorization; requiring a generic environmental impact statement report; modifying environmental review.2h 20mn
Tue February 26, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: Overview of Governor's Budget Recommendations for:
     
     Department of Administration Presentations by:
     
     Arts Board
     Public Television
     MPR
     AMPERS
1h 48mn
Wed February 27, 2013Jobs, Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentAgenda: Next Gen Energy Board Report S.F. 448 (Sparks) Biofuel production provisions modifications. S.F. 320 (Sparks) Minnesota agriculture education leadership council extension.1h 19mn
Thu February 28, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 552 (Skoe) ONLY ARTICLE 4, Sections 1, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 (Sections relating to tobacco products). S.F. 209 (Dibble) Cigarettes and other tobacco products tax increase; floor stocks tax imposition; interim sales tax rate; tobacco tax collection report. S.F. 144 (Nelson) Cigarettes and other tobacco products tax increase and floor stocks tax imposition. S.F. 791 (Koenen) Tobacco products definitions addition and modification; nonsettlement cigarettes fee increase.1h 14mn
Mon March 4, 2013CommerceAgenda: S.F. 446 (Dibble) Public employee insurance program regulation, school employer participation requirement and labor-management committee membership increase.2h 43mn
Mon March 4, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: S.F. 778 (Pappas) Family Child Care Providers Representation Act. S.F. 665 (Eaton) Quality self-directed services workforce council establishment.2h 43mn
Tue March 5, 2013EducationAgenda: S.F. 783 (Dibble) Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act.3h 8mn
Tue March 5, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Community Partners:
     Citizens League - Presentation by Sean Kershaw, Executive Director
     Center for Policy Studies - Presentation by Curtis Johnson, Senior Fellow S.F. 899 (Bonoff) Labor market information publication by employment and economic development department (DEED) requirement; Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) labor market use and dissemination requirement; workforce center credential assistance servic. S.F. 721 (Wiklund) Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) undecided students assistance requirement. S.F. 518 (Clausen) Higher education workforce development plan and mental health issues summit requirement.
1h 33mn
Wed March 6, 2013CommerceAgenda: S.F. 247 (Bonoff) Money transmitters fraud prevention measures expansion for sender notification requirement. 1h 3mn
Thu March 7, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 569 (Hoffman, J.) Equalization levies increase and indexing authorization for property tax relief. S.F. 177 (Skoe) Education finance equalization aid levels for operating referendum and debt service equalization aid programs modification. S.F. 576 (Skoe) Education advancement revenue establishment and appropriation.50mn 32s
Mon March 11, 2013EducationAgenda: S.F. 481 (Wiger) Early learning scholarship program establishment; access to quality early learning and care expansion. S.F. 1024 (Wiklund) Early care and education department creation. S.F. 1103 (Dahle) Education statewide assessments alignment with state academic standards and career and college readiness benchmarks; career pathways advisory task force creation. Other bills may be added.3h 3mn
Tue March 12, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: S.F. 925 (Dibble) Marriage between two persons authorization.2h 54mn
Tue March 12, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 846 (Clausen) Apple Valley tax increment financing (TIF) district use authorization and duration extension. S.F. 817 (Hall) Savage tax increment financing (TIF) authority establishment. S.F. 475 (Kent) Maplewood redevelopment tax increment financing (TIF) district authority. S.F. 207 (Wiklund) Bloomington tax increment financing (TIF) districts powers expansion; special sales taxes proceeds imposition and use modifications; Old Cedar Avenue bridge renovation bond issue and appropriation. S.F. 942 (Bakk) Ely tax increment financing (TIF) district collection extension.1h 26mn
Tue March 12, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Spans & Layers Report on the University of Minnesota -
     Presentation by President Eric Kaler S.F. 899 (Bonoff) Labor market information publication by employment and economic development department (DEED) requirement; Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) labor market use and dissemination requirement; workforce center credential assistance servic. S.F. 940 (Fischbach) Veterans preference policy in graduate student admissions at Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) requirement; University of Minnesota and private institutions veterans preference policy adoption request. S.F. 1164 (Dibble) Research dogs and cats placement with animal rescue organization requirement. S.F. 548 (Miller) Free educational, instructional, and training courses regulation exemption. S.F. 1045 (Miller) Postsecondary education programs financial strategies for timely completion development requirement.
2h 42mn
Wed March 13, 2013EducationAgenda: S.F. 1118 (Clausen) Homeless children early education services qualification authorization. S.F. 740 (Nelson) Career and technical education advisory task force establishment. S.F. 921 (Johnson, A.) Charter school annual portfolio report authorization. S.F. 897 (Carlson, J.) Online learning advisory council provisions modifications. S.F. 952 (Hayden) 13th grade pilot project establishment and appropriation. A brief overview of the Omnibus Education Policy Bill will be presented. S.F. 1224 (Dahle) Basic skills requirements for teacher candidates and licensure clarification; teacher licensure advisory task force establishment.2h 50mn
Wed March 13, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Committee Report on S.F. 925 (Dibble) Marriage between two persons authorization.24mn 48s
Wed March 13, 2013Jobs, Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentAgenda: S.F. 619 (Franzen) Unemployment insurance employer tax rate reduction. S.F. 602 (Dziedzic) Prompt payment of employee wages requirements modifications. S.F. 1057 (Dziedzic) Omnibus jobs and economic development appropriations bill. S.F. 1128 (Schmit) Office of broadband development establishment. S.F. 641 (Sparks) Fair labor standards act conformance to federal law. S.F. 3 (Eaton) Minimum wage increase.1h 31mn
Thu March 14, 2013JudiciaryPART 1: Agenda: S.F. 1294 (Pappas) Safe harbor provisions for sexually exploited youth coverage expansion. S.F. 632 (Benson) Newborn hearing screening advisory committee expiration date extension and data classification. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 556 (Sieben) Off-road recreational vehicle odometers tampering prohibition. S.F. 382 (Sieben) Bullion coin dealers regulation establishment. S.F. 647 (Ortman) Civil commitment confined persons secure treatment facilities transfer time limit imposition. S.F. 685 (Ortman) Defendant simultaneous competency, mental illness, and civil commitment examinations requirement. S.F. 458 (Latz) Pistol and semiautomatic military-style assault weapon transfer and firearm possession eligibility provisions modifications; criminal penalties. S.F. 235 (Latz) Lawful firearms possession and crime of violence modifications. PART 2: (19 minutes video) Highlights of members debate on SF 458, omnibus gun bill.19mn 43s
Thu March 14, 2013Environment and EnergyAgenda: S.F. 763 (Dahle) Renewable energy standard increase and extension; solar energy standard establishment; renewable energy projects certificate of need process exemption; renewable energy credits treatment and trading modification. S.F. 666 (Eaton) Wolf hunting moratorium reinstatement. S.F. 695 (Dibble) Energy conservation improvement investments for low-income programs regulation. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 642 (Dibble) Public utilities recovered waste heat used as thermal energy and biomass-generated thermal energy counted toward energy savings goals authorization. S.F. 1054 (Eaton) Solar Power Cost Reduction Act of 2013. S.F. 901 (Marty) Solar electricity standard establishment; cogeneration and small power production provisions modifications.2h 29mn
Thu March 14, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Redesign of Large Public Institutions -
     Presentation by Rowan Miranda, Associate Vice President for Finance at the
     University of Michigan & Adjunct Professor S.F. 723 (Pappas) Unlawful immigrants financial aid and resident tuition at public postsecondary institutions authorization. S.F. 1041 (Kent) Higher education technical, conforming, policy and clarifying provisions modifications. S.F. 997 (Clausen) Education opportunity income tax credit establishment.
3h 14mn
Fri March 15, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: S.F. 563 (Saxhaug) Natural resources department (DNR) road easements exchange and school forest establishment; forest management investment account and state timber act modifications; state tree nurseries sales; timber permit cancellation. S.F. 874 (Thompson) Judicial forfeiture of property associated with controlled substances offenses and vehicles used in drive-by shootings conviction requirement; administrative forfeiture presumption repeal. S.F. 873 (Thompson) Judicial forfeiture prosecutor burden of proof shift; homestead exemption expansion and codification; motor vehicle reclamation. S.F. 967 (Champion) Landlord and tenant eviction expungement motion, wrongful entry by landlord penalty and filing, and real property conveyance notice requirements modifications; emergency tenant remedy actions creation; section 8 eviction actions in foreclosed residen. S.F. 160 (Wiger) Compulsory school attendance age increase. S.F. 976 (Hayden) Nonviolent controlled substance offenders conditional release and treatment program. S.F. 556 (Sieben) Off-road recreational vehicle odometers tampering prohibition. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 382 (Sieben) Bullion coin dealers regulation establishment. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 923 (Kent) Motor vehicle registration rules, periods, permits, veterans special plates, record retention, and federal compliance modifications; background checks authorization. S.F. 936 (Tomassoni) "Made in Minnesota" solar energy production incentive establishment. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 1276 (Torres Ray) Mortgage lenders and servicers loss mitigation requirement. S.F. 1108 (Wiklund) Witnesses testimony evidence arising from a collaborative law process availability limitation. S.F. 926 (Nelson) 911 emergency public safety answering points for emergency medical instruction requirements; automatic external defibrillators (AED) registration and use requirements. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 1068 (Wiger) Transit operator assault criminal penalties imposition. S.F. 481 (Wiger) Early learning scholarship program establishment; access to quality early learning and care expansion. S.F. 957 (Dibble) Criminal justice data secure communications network access modification. S.F. 783 (Dibble) Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act. S.F. 1298 (Eaton) Geospatial information office provisions modifications. S.F. 661 (Rest) Campaign finance and public disclosure provisions modifications. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 887 (Marty) Minnesota Radon Awareness Act; miscellaneous health provisions modification. S.F. 1143 (Dziedzic) Personnel data disclosure provisions modifications; local government and school district employees buyout agreements data disclosure modifications. S.F. 602 (Dziedzic) Prompt payment of employee wages requirements modifications. S.F. 1030 (Goodwin) Secretary of state business organizations duties and responsibilities provisions modifications. S.F. 745 (Dziedzic) Electronic data services under contract with libraries private data classification. S.F. 1077 (Rosen) Chemical and mental health and human services licensing provisions modifications; methadone treatment program standards for opioid addiction establishment; drug treatment provisions modifications. S.F. 1168 (Kent) 911 emergency calls new crimes creation and criminal penalties provisions. S.F. 1269 (Latz) Forensic laboratories mandatory accreditation requirement; certificate of accreditation internet posting requirement. Discussion will continue from March 12.7h 27mn
Mon March 18, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: S.F. 473 (Sieben) Newborn critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) screening requirement. S.F. 330 (Carlson, J.) Occupational therapy physical agent modalities, electrical stimulation, and ultrasound device use orders by licensed health care professionals authority. S.F. 431 (Eaton) Licensed dietitian or licensed nutritionist legend drug prescription protocol implementation authorization. S.F. 1016 (Eaton) Minnesota nurse practicing act definitions modifications. S.F. 471 (Hayden) Standards of Care Act.1h 40mn
Mon March 18, 2013Transportation and Public SafetyAgenda: S.F. 1305 (Latz) I-35W bridge remnant steel disposition authorization. S.F. 1133 (Ruud) School bus special events use authorization. S.F. 1173 (Dibble) Metropolitan area regional railroad authorities contribution towards capital costs of light rail transit or a commuter rail project definition. S.F. 271 (Champion) Drivers license application requirements modifications.2h 5mn
Tue March 19, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: S.F. 422 (Sheran) Family Reunification Act of 2013. S.F. 877 (Hayden) Tenant heirs or estate representatives lease termination authority. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 1033 (Sieben) Hazardous substance release report to local fire and law enforcement requirement. S.F. 768 (Sieben) Waiver of liability for negligent conduct prohibition. S.F. 561 (Jensen) Building and construction contracts agreements to insure prohibition. S.F. 388 (Carlson, J.) Building and construction contracts, professional services contracts, and indemnification agreements regulations. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA)2h 5mn
Tue March 19, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 905 (Nienow) Property tax due dates for individuals on federal active service modification. S.F. 441 (Gazelka) Property taxes late payment penalty modification. S.F. 633 (Hawj) St. Paul ballpark property tax exemption and special assessment authorization and sales tax extension and revenue use modification. S.F. 1268 (Ruud) Iron Range fiscal disparities program repeal. S.F. 1162 (Saxhaug) Iron Range fiscal disparities program study and appropriation. S.F. 492 (Skoe) Sustainable Forest Incentive Act program tax incentive payments modifications. S.F. 1012 (Skoe) Conservation property tax valuation criteria establishment for conservation easements purchased with outdoor heritage funds.2h 11mn
Tue March 19, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: S.F. 237 (Pappas) State auditor enterprise fund establishment. S.F. 750 (Pappas) Everybody Wins!-Minnesota children's reading grant appropriation. S.F. 649 (Nelson) Gold star program implementation and appropriation; veterans funerals honor guards appropriation. S.F. 86 (Rest) Accountancy board provisions modifications; fee increases and licensing provisions modification. S.F. 55 (Chamberlain) Minnesota assistance council for veterans appropriation.1h 14mn
Wed March 20, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: S.F. 872 (Franzen) Human services fair hearings and internal audits provisions modifications; cultural and ethnic leadership communities council establishment. S.F. 1232 (Bonoff) Electronic roster pilot project and task force establishment and appropriation. S.F. 1346 (Sieben) Elections provisions modifications; house of representatives district boundaries within senate district 39 modifications. S.F. 1374 (Sieben) Elections provisions modifications; house of representatives district boundaries within senate district 39 modifications.1h 3mn
Wed March 20, 2013Jobs, Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentAgenda: S.F. 1073 (Jensen) Biodiesel bulk sales for fuel mandate clarification; identical product pricing requirement. S.F. 840 (Champion) Employee personal sick leave benefit use expansion. S.F. 735 (Dziedzic) Collaboration and dispute resolution office in the bureau of mediation services establishment and appropriation. S.F. 240 (Tomassoni) Jobs training program establishment and appropriation. S.F. 491 (Nelson) Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) employment support and independent living services pilot program and appropriation. S.F. 1160 (Sparks) committee will mark-up as the Agriculture Omnibus Policy Bill.2h 2mn
Wed March 20, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1225 (Stumpf) Dental service providers income and franchise tax subtraction authorization. S.F. 1237 (Dibble) Domestic corporation definition expansion to foreign corporations in tax havens. S.F. 526 (Dziedzic) Higher education scholarship incentive income tax credit. S.F. 524 (Koenen) Student loan income tax credit. S.F. 732 (Koenen) Volunteer first responder income tax credit establishment. S.F. 1301 (Koenen) Railroad track maintenance expenditures income tax subtraction. S.F. 1095 (Koenen) Income tax credit for long-term unemployed individuals establishment.1h 57mn
Thu March 21, 2013EducationAgenda: S.F. 799 (Johnson, A.) Students per school counselors minimum ratios establishment. S.F. 269 (Torres Ray) Education in Care and Treatment Settings Act (For information only).1h 36mn
Thu March 21, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1222 (Stumpf) Career and technical education revenue formula modification. S.F. 177 (Skoe) School districts equalization aid levels increase for operating referendum and debt service equalization aid programs; education advancement revenue creation. S.F. 609 (Jensen) Postsecondary enrollment options (PSEO) program replacement revenue, levy, and aid authority to offset payments or pupil weight reductions. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 978 (Torres Ray) Early childhood through grade 12 education policies modifications (Pending referral). S.F. 569 (Hoffman, J.) Equalization levies increase and indexing authorization for property tax relief.2h 16mn
Fri March 22, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: S.F. 324 (Johnson, A.) Public pension plan employees and officers unlawful actions state auditor reporting requirement. S.F. 1086 (Champion) Blind and disabled persons with service animals public accommodations discrimination prohibition. S.F. 1455 (Sieben) Court services, detention, and corrections data access requirement for domestic fatality review teams. S.F. 473 (Sieben) Newborn critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) screening requirement. S.F. 768 (Sieben) Waiver of liability for negligent conduct prohibition. S.F. 712 (Thompson) Prosecuting attorney death or assault penalties modification. (Bill was laid on the table on 3/21 and will be brought up for discussion again). S.F. 1340 (Hayden) Human services licensing data, licensing, child care programs, financial fraud and abuse investigations, and vendors of chemical dependency treatment service provisions modifications. S.F. 411 (Dibble) Contracts for deed regulations modifications. S.F. 561 (Jensen) Building and construction contracts agreements to insure prohibition. S.F. 1373 (Sparks) Minnesota agricultural water quality certification program (MAWQCP) establishment. S.F. 1234 (Sparks) Miscellaneous workers compensation provisions modifications. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 554 (Tomassoni) Event ticket practices regulation. S.F. 796 (Schmit) Miscellaneous natural resources department (DNR) provisions modification. S.F. 1022 (Schmit) Criminal sexual conduct repeat offenders criminal felony penalties enhancement. S.F. 971 (Dahle) Military justice code update and revisions. S.F. 1307 (Hawj) Human rights department certificate of compliance issuance procedure modification. S.F. 1241 (Cohen) Repeat sex offenders presumptive executed sentence establishment. S.F. 735 (Dziedzic) Collaboration and dispute resolution office in the bureau of mediation services establishment and appropriation. S.F. 388 (Carlson, J.) Building and construction contracts, professional services contracts, and indemnification agreements regulations. (Bill was laid on table on 3/21 and will be brought up for discussion again). (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 870 (Reinert) Legislative auditor duties modifications. (This bill was referred to Judiciary in error, it is not in the committees jurisdiction. There will be a motion to move it to Senate Finance.). S.F. 1305 (Latz) I-35W bridge remnant steel disposition authorization.5h 18mn
Tue April 2, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: S.F. 711 (Torres Ray) Achievement and integration for Minnesota program to close the achievement and opportunity gap establishment.1h 44mn
Tue April 2, 2013Finance - Higher Education and Workforce Development DivisionAgenda: S.F. 723 (Pappas) MN Prosperity Act. S.F. 1344 (Kent) Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) intensive guidance, mentoring and job placement pilot program establishment and appropriation. S.F. 1345 (Kent) Minnesota Learning Commons Act. S.F. 1363 (Weber) Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) reserves project establishment. S.F. 1467 (Petersen) Military training or service programs academic credit award standards modifications. S.F. 660 (Eken) Higher education office part-time students grants assigned family responsibility prorated requirement. S.F. 999 (Champion) Higher education state grant for part-time students modification.3h 25mn
Wed April 3, 2013Finance - Environment, Economic Development and Agriculture DivisionAgenda: Review of funding requests for local projects throughout the state.3h 20mn
Thu April 4, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1119 (Sparks) Military leave use for state and municipal employees provisions clarification. S.F. 1529 (Dibble) Minnesota Public Radio, Inc. equipment grants appropriation. S.F. 1006 (Pappas) Lawful gambling provisions modifications. S.F. 457 (Pappas) Local government public safety employees on authorized leave reimbursement grant program. S.F. 1534 (Pappas) Compensation council recommendations implementation; salary limits modifications; legislative, judicial and constitutional officers salaries increase; compensation study requirement; appropriations. S.F. 1124 (Reinert) USS Minnesota commissioning committee grant appropriation. S.F. 1141 (Schmit) Minnesota All-Government Bond Act. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA) S.F. 1524 (Saxhaug) Noncommercial radio station grants conditions modifications and appropriations. S.F. 1106 (Metzen) Cosmetology board licensing requirements and provisions modifications. S.F. 910 (Dziedzic) Secretary of state fund solicitation authorization for technological projects and confidentiality program for victims of violence.2h 0mn
Thu April 4, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1053 (Lourey) Moose Lake sales and use tax imposition authorization. S.F. 1116 (Dahms) Marshall lodging, food and beverage tax revenues use definition and prior city actions validation. S.F. 1207 (Weber) Windom sales and use and motor vehicle excise taxes imposition. S.F. 1329 (Housley) Forest Lake economic development authority tax increment financing (TIF) district authority extension. S.F. 1331 (Housley) Tax increment financing (TIF) spending increments to stimulate construction deadline extension. S.F. 997 (Clausen) Education opportunity income tax credit establishment. S.F. 1463 (Carlson, J.) Eagan temporary tax increment financing (TIF) authority extension. S.F. 310 (Ingebrigtsen) Income tax subtraction for military pensions. S.F. 32 (Gazelka) Income tax subtraction for military retirement pay. S.F. 1392 (Skoe) Local sales tax allowed expenditures imposition modification. S.F. 1434 (Cohen) Film production investment credit authorization.2h 34mn
Thu April 4, 2013Finance - Judiciary DivisionAgenda: S.F. 873 (Thompson) Judicial forfeiture prosecutor burden of proof shift; homestead exemption expansion and codification; motor vehicle reclamation. S.F. 874 (Thompson) Judicial forfeiture of property associated with controlled substances offenses and vehicles used in drive-by shootings conviction requirement; administrative forfeiture presumption repeal. S.F. 347 (Sheran) Uniform Interstate Family Support Act update. S.F. 932 (Koenen) Probation supervision for community corrections act system and county probation officers system appropriations. S.F. 647 (Ortman) Civil commitment confined persons secure treatment facilities transfer time limit imposition. S.F. 1241 (Cohen) Repeat sex offenders presumptive executed sentence establishment. S.F. 7 (Latz) Guardians and conservators appointments requirements modifications. S.F. 235 (Latz) Firearms lawful possession and crime of violence modifications; law enforcement, court, and civil commitment data timely searchable database transmittal requirements.1h 59mn
Mon April 8, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 1451 (Jensen) Greater Minnesota businesses property and sales tax incentives and appropriation; job opportunity building zones (JOBZ) prohibition. S.F. 240 (Tomassoni) Jobs training program establishment and appropriation. S.F. 241 (Eken) Greater Minnesota internship program establishment and appropriation. S.F. 389 (Eken) Western border city enterprise zones supplemental tax reduction allocation. S.F. 1500 (Eken) Disparity reduction credit annual adjustment. S.F. 289 (Brown) Clearwater local sales tax revenues use modifications. S.F. 607 (Carlson, J.) Municipalities street improvement districts authorization.27mn 38s
Mon April 8, 2013Finance - Higher Education and Workforce Development DivisionAgenda: Discussion on State Grant Program Presentation of the
     Higher Education & Workforce Development Division's Omnibus Bill
1h 17mn
Tue April 9, 2013Environment and EnergyAgenda: Overview of groundwater use and issues in Minnesota. 1h 44mn
Tue April 9, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: SF XXXX Omnibus state government, military affairs and veterans affairs appropriations (Saxhaug)2h 36mn
Tue April 9, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: S.F. 949 (Pratt) Industrial measurement manufacturing and controls facility construction sales and use tax exemption. S.F. 868 (Schmit) Qualified data centers sales tax exemption expansion. S.F. 621 (Ingebrigtsen) Critical access dental providers sales tax exemption. S.F. 1203 (Eaton) Medical devices sales tax exemption. S.F. 1453 (Koenen) Electric utility cooperatives payments sales tax exemption. S.F. 329 (Senjem) Sales tax exemption expansion for purchases and sales to local government units. S.F. 1523 (Rest) Sales tax exemption expansion for purchases and sales to local government units. S.F. 104 (Wiger) Sales tax exemption expansion for purchases and sales to local government units. S.F. 1537 (Chamberlain) Sales tax exemption expansion to certain cities. S.F. 1491 (Reinert) Local government aid (LGA) formula and appropriation modifications. S.F. 1492 (Rest) Nursing homes and boarding care homes sales and use tax exemption on purchases. S.F. 1433 (Rest) Business purchasers multiple point of use certificate authority.2h 55mn
Wed April 10, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 1324 (Champion) Hennepin county disaster property tax abatements reimbursement requirement and appropriation. S.F. 896 (Stumpf) Southeast Minnesota multicounty housing and redevelopment authority levy authority establishment. S.F. 1069 (Stumpf) Agricultural homestead classification for homeowner vacancy due to flooding. S.F. 1495 (Saxhaug) Utility property tax class rate increase. S.F. 1206 (Saxhaug) Manufactured homes as motor vehicle dealer inventory clarification. S.F. 1520 (Rest) Class 4d property valuation limit. S.F. 1499 (Skoe) Agricultural homestead determinations modifications.2h 12mn
Wed April 10, 2013Finance - Transportation and Public Safety DivisionAgenda: S.F. 1173 (Dibble) Transportation and Public Safety Omnibus Finance Bill.2h 4mn
Thu April 11, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: Amendments to S.F. 453 (Wiger) Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education provisions modifications and appropriations.5h 8mn
Thu April 11, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: Presentation of Division Report1h 39mn
Fri April 12, 2013TaxesAgenda: Portion of hearing on S.F. 902 (Eaton) Alcohol health and judicial impact fund establishment; alcoholic beverage excise taxes increase and appropriation. S.F. 1487 (Schmit) Fracturing sand extraction and processing tax imposition and appropriation; aggregate production tax modification.2h 25mn
Mon April 15, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 1236 (Bonoff) Minnesota state colleges and universities (MnSCU) board of trustees, University of Minnesota (U of M) board of regents and the office of higher education appropriations.1h 40mn
Tue April 16, 2013Taxes - Tax Reform DivisionAgenda: Consideration of Division Report2h 34mn
Thu April 18, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 1607 (Tomassoni) Omnibus environment, natural resources, agriculture, commerce, energy, jobs, and economic development appropriations bill. 1h 27mn
Thu April 18, 2013Finance - State Departments and Veterans DivisionAgenda: Presentation on Capitol Restoration1h 18mn
Mon April 22, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 343 (Senjem) Destination medical center development authority establishment - Mayo Clinic expansion. S.F. 1173 (Dibble)Omnibus Transportation, Public Safety Bill2h 53mn
Tue April 23, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 1617 (Rest) Omnibus tax bill. S.F. 552 (Skoe) Omnibus tax bill; tax law modernization and reform; property tax rebate; state business property, sales, and corporate franchise tax rate reductions; fourth tier income tax imposition; sales tax base expansion; tax simplification; local government aid and county program aid provisions.2h 23mn
Wed April 24, 2013Capital InvestmentAgenda: Discussion of St. Peter Security Hospital MSOP Task Force Update1h 34mn
Wed April 24, 2013TaxesAgenda: S.F. 552 (Skoe) Omnibus tax bill; tax law modernization and reform; property tax rebate; state business property, sales, and corporate franchise tax rate reductions; fourth tier income tax imposition; sales tax base expansion; tax simplification; local government aid and county program aid provisions.2h 9mn
Tue April 30, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 796 (Schmit) Omnibus game and fish bill. S.F. 271 (Champion) Drivers license application procedures and requirements modifications. S.F. 382 (Sieben) Bullion coin dealers regulation establishment. S.F. 677 (Sieben) Miscellaneous elections provisions modifications; Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act. S.F. 1272 (Hayden) Healthy housing grant program establishment and appropriation. H.F. 588 (Hayden) Staffing Plan Disclosure Act; nurse staffing levels and patient outcomes study and report requirement. S.F. 1191 (Pappas) Omnibus retirement bill #2. (REMOVED FROM AGENDA)1h 14mn
Tue April 30, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: S.F. 1564 (Wiklund) Metropolitan council redistricting plan adoption.29mn 2s
Wed May 1, 2013Capital InvestmentAgenda: Department of Corrections Capital Investment requests Department of Veterans Affairs Capital Investment requests2h 32mn
Mon May 6, 2013FinanceAgenda: PART 1 S.F. 778 (Pappas) Family Child Care Providers Representation Act; individual providers of direct support services representation authorization. PART 2 Vote on S.F. 778 (Pappas) Family Child Care Providers Representation Act; individual providers of direct support services representation authorization.36mn 46s
Tue May 7, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 901 (Marty) Omnibus energy bill. H.F. 1069 (Eaton) State labor agreements and compensation plans ratification. S.F. 266 (Eaton) Mental health behavioral aide level II certification program. H.F. 779 (Lourey) Federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) conformity; Minnesota Health Plan Market Rules; market rules work group establishment. S.F. 925 (Dibble) Marriage between two persons authorization.1h 35mn
Tue May 7, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: S.F. 783/H.F. 826 (Dibble) Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act.2h 6mn
Thu May 9, 2013Finance - Subcommittee on LegacyAgenda: S.F. XXXX Testimony and discussion of Legacy Amendment issues. A Legacy bill will be presented later in the day.2h 19mn
Tue May 14, 2013FinanceAgenda: S.F. 235 (Latz) Firearms lawful possession and crime of violence modifications; law enforcement, court, and civil commitment data timely searchable database transmittal requirements.1h 11mn
Sat May 18, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: S.R. 83 (Bakk) A Senate resolution relating to conduct of Senate business during the interim between Sessions. S.C. XXXX (Bakk) Senate concurrent resolution for permission to adjourn for more than three days. Interim Travel Expenses and Per Diem Memo28mn 5s
Wed June 26, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Senate Budget Salary Supplement Litigation Payments26mn 17s
Tue August 27, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: PART 1: DHS mission and organizational structure PART 2: Orientation to Children and Family Services 1h 44mn
Mon September 9, 2013FinanceAgenda: Informational hearing on disaster relief legislation50mn 9s
Mon September 9, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: Litigation Expenses22mn 7s
Thu September 26, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: Update from DHS on State Operated Services Review of the Public Consulting Group report on the Value of MN Health Care Programs Managed Care, as Compared to Fee-for-Service ** HHS Finance Division members are invited to attend the meeting ** The final report on the Value of MN Health Care Programs Managed Care, as Compared to Fee-for-Service can be found online at https://edocs.dhs.state.mn.us/lfserver/Public/DHS-6787-ENG3h 4mn
Mon September 30, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: SR 55, approval of the Senate's litigation settlement21mn 59s
Wed October 2, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: Resume Children and Family Services Orientation from previous meeting Orientation to Chemical and Mental Health Services ** This is the second in a series of meetings to orient new HHS committee members to the functions, responsibilities and budget of DHS. The meetings are open to all HHS policy and budget committee members.2h 56mn
Mon October 28, 2013Health, Human Services and HousingAgenda: Update from DHS on State Operated Services2h 34mn
Mon November 18, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: Historical overview of the Minnesota Sex Offender Program, the Sex Offener Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force, and the Sentencing Guidelines Grid for Sex Offenders.2h 25mn
Thu November 21, 2013State and Local GovernmentAgenda: MN Lottery - Update on Internet Gambling and Gaming MN Gambling Control Board - Update on Electronic Gaming & Charitable Gaming Overview from MN Racing Commission2h 14mn
Wed December 4, 2013Finance - E-12 DivisionAgenda: Senate Counsel will provide a brief outline of last year's education bill. Update/discussion of various MDE task force findings. MDE comments on 2014 legislative session.1h 57mn
Mon December 9, 2013Rules and AdministrationAgenda: IT Working Group Recommendations Litigation Payment and Status Update Senate Resolution on Members Expenditures1h 19mn
Tue December 10, 2013JudiciaryAgenda: Overview of Mental Health Issues in Minnesota's Judicial and Correctional Systems.2h 15mn
Tue December 10, 2013Higher Education and Workforce DevelopmentAgenda: Higher Education - Metro Campus Safety Update 2h 59mn
Fri December 13, 2013FinanceAgenda: Review of November Forecast Preview MMB's new fiscal note system2h 20mn