Friday, March 10, 2017
9:00 AM, Room 1200, Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Present: Senator Michelle R. Benson - Chair, Senator Scott M. Jensen Vice Chair, Senator Jim Abeler, Senator Chris A. Eaton, Senator Michelle L. Fischbach, Senator Jeff Hayden, Senator Mary Kiffmeyer, Senator Matt D. Klein, Senator Tony Lourey, Senator John Marty, Senator Andrew Mathews, Senator Carla J. Nelson, Senator Julie A. Rosen, Senator Melissa H. Wiklund
Absent: No Members Absent
Senator Michelle R. Benson called the meeting to order at 9:07 AM.
S.F. 1844: Senator Kiffmeyer: Advanced practice registered nurses and physicians assistants addition to certain statutes.
Senator Kiffmeyer moved that S.F. 1844, as amended, be recommended to pass.
S.F. 1003: Senator Rosen: Medical assistance (MA) coverage expansion for community-based service coordination in jails.
Senator Rosen moved that S.F. 1003, be laid on the table.
S.F. 1353: Senator Rosen: Telemedicine practice requirement establishment.
Senator Rosen moved that S.F. 1353, as amended, be recommended to pass.
S.F. 1291: Senator Utke: Health care provisions under the jurisdiction of this committee Article 4 Sections 1, 2 and 3 will be heard.
Senator Marty moved that S.F. 1291, as amended, be recommended to pass.
S.F. 1105: Senator Abeler: Medical assistance (MA) perinatal services bundled payment system commissioner of human services (DHS) establishment and implementation requirement.
Senator Jensen moved that S.F. 1105, be laid on the table.
S.F. 1958: Senator Abeler: Acupuncture for pain relief to reduce opioid prescriptions study requirement and appropriation.
Senator Eaton moved that S.F. 1958, be recommended to pass and re-referred to the Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy Committee.
S.F. 1963: Senator Benson: Health insurance coverages provisions modifications.
Senator Benson moved that S.F. 1963, be laid on the table.
The meeting was adjourned at 10:26 AM.
Senator Michelle R. Benson, Chair
Matthew Spellman, Legislative Assistant