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Requesting Audio Copies of Senate Floor Session & Committee Hearing's

Audio recordings are available for most Senate Floor Sessions and Committee Hearings after 1991. For the years 2004-, please find by searching above. For recordings for the years 1991-2003, please look here:

To request a recording, review the instructions below.

To Request Audio of Senate Hearings:

  • Call Senate Audio/Supply/Mail Services at 651.296.5720, or email
  • Specify date and time of event; whether it was a committee hearing or floor session. Provide full name of audio recording, time and date.
  • Include your name and a phone number where you can be reached.
  • Following arrangements for payment, the audio CD will be mailed out or can be picked up at the Senate Supply Room G430 Minnesota Senate Building.


  • There is a $12.50 dubbing charge for each (80 minutes) of recording.
  • Shipping charges are added to the total. (approximately .80 for up to 5 CD's shipped).
  • Cash is not accepted.
  • Make checks payable to "Minnesota State Senate".

Senate Rule On Audio:

  • Senate Rule 50.9 which requires that proceedings of the Senate and Senate Committees be tape recorded includes the following statement: "The Senate intends that testimony and discussion preserved under this rule not be admissible in any court or administrative proceeding on an issue of legislative intent