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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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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.
 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Local Government
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Dan D. Hall
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Informational hearing on SF 123. No votes will be taken on this bill. If interested in testifying, contact committee administrator David Raisanen at david.raisanen@senate.mn
Agenda: 
S.F. 480 Senjem Long-term equity investment authority for local governments additions.
S.F. 123 Latz Electronic communications retention requirements establishment.

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Taxes
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 237 Jensen, S. Vendor allowance establishment for sales and use tax.
S.F. 379 Relph June accelerated payments for sales, use and excise taxes repeal.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Day Training and Habilitation Working Group
Chair: Sen. Paul J. Utke
9 a.m.
Room 2412 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Co-Chairs Sen. Paul Utke and Sen. John Hoffman
Agenda: 
Jim Clapper, Parent and coleader of Minnesota Families and Advocates
     Coalition
Nancy Wagner, MNFAC – Minnesota Families and Advocates Coalition
Handouts

 
10:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
10:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Budget Overview Presented By:
     - John Linc Stine, Commissioner
     - Greta Gauthier, Legislative Director
     - Co-Commissioner, David Thornton

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. John R. Jasinski
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Freight Overview

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gary H. Dahms
10:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Commerce Fraud Bureau Presentation: Commissioner Mike Rothman and Commerce Fraud Bureau Director, Michael Marben

 
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Joint Meeting: Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections; House Committee on State Government Finance
Chairs: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer, Rep. Sarah Anderson
1 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
Legislative Auditor's Report on the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority
     
     Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority's response

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. David J. Osmek
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Governor's Budget Recommendations, Department of Commerce - Commissioner Rothman

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
***Revision 1: Editing change***
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Bill presentation and public testimony for the first hour. Remaining time is for Q&A of testifiers. No duplicating testimony, please.

Potential testifiers must call or email in advance to be listed on the testifier list. Those wishing to testify, please call Angela Cook at 651-296-4842 or email angela.cook@senate.mn

We will not be taking testimony on Section 24: Rulemaking because this section falls within the jurisdiction of the Transportation and State Government Committees.
Agenda: 
S.F. 166 Pratt REAL ID Act authorization and implementation governance; drivers licenses and ID cards requirements and fees modifications; legislative reporting and appropriation.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on E-12 Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Presentation of the Office of the Legislative Auditor's Evaluation of
     Minnesota Teacher Licensure
     -Judy Randall, Deputy Legislative Auditor, Program Evaluation Division

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Bill Weber
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

If you wish to testify regarding any agenda item, please contact the Committee Administrator Kyle Berndt at kyle.berndt@senate.mn or 651-296-5968
Agenda: 
S.F. 315 Westrom Agriculture laboratory equipment and instruments appropriation.
S.F. 405 Draheim Noxious weed confirmation notification to adjacent landowner requirement.

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Michelle R. Benson
03:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
DHS Presentation IT Systems Transformation
     Chuck Johnson, Deputy Commissioner DHS
     Scott Peterson, Chief Business Technology Officer DHS

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Joint Meeting: Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy; House Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance
Meeting Minutes     
Chairs: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach, Rep. Bud Nornes
5:30 p.m.
Room 5 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
Joint Committee for University of Minnesota Regent Selection

 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 15 State Capitol


ROOM CHANGE
Agenda: 

Overview of the Governor's budget as it relates to Minnesota public pension plans.
- Myron Frans, Commissioner, Minnesota Management and Budget

SFxxxx; HFxxxx (Revisor #17-2317):  MSRS financial solvency measures.

SFxxxx; HFxxxx (LCPR17-007):  PERA financial solvency measures.

SFxxxx; HF722 (Murphy, M.):  TRA financial solvency measures.

SFxxxx; HFxxxx (LCPR17-009):  SPTRFA financial solvency measures. 

  • Please note:  No public testimony will be taken at this meeting. There will be an opportunity to testify on these bills at a future meeting.

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