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Tuesday, February 14, 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 14, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on Taxes
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 460 Dahms Contractor construction materials sales tax exemption modification.
S.F. 283 Rest Construction materials purchased by contractors sales and use tax exemption modification.
S.F. 466 Eichorn Nonprofit snowmobile club building materials and supplies purchases sales tax exemption.
S.F. 659 Ingebrigtsen Club memberships sales and use tax exclusion for game release charges.
S.F. 660 Ingebrigtsen Shooting facilities clay targets purchased by hunting clubs and retailers sales and use tax exemption.
S.F. 728 Johnson, M. Residential biomass heating systems temporary refundable individual income tax credit authorization and report requirement.
S.F. 725 Weber Passenger vehicles sales tax exemption modification.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on Local Government
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Dan D. Hall
08:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Those interested in testifying before the committee can contact the Committee Administrator David Raisanen at david.raisanen@senate.mn

Public testimony will be 30 minutes for the proponents and 30 minutes for the opponents.

Agenda: 
S.F. 580 Miller Uniform State Labor Standards Act.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach
08:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
H.F. 14 Lang Rural Finance Authority funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Day Training and Habilitation Working Group
Chair: Sen. Paul J. Utke
9 a.m.
Room 2308 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Co-Chairs Sen. Paul Utke and Sen. John Hoffman
Agenda: 
Jim Gerlich and Elena Carr-Gerlich
Kelly Nye-Lengerman, PhD, Research Associate, University of Minnesota
Tamir Tsogboaatar, self-advocate
Nancy Gurney, Parent
Special Education Graduates Work
Discussion

 
10:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
10:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

S.F. 238 Removed from Agenda
Agenda: 
S.F. 717 Anderson, B. Wastewater treatment projects receiving financial assistance review requirement.
S.F. 414 Bakk Orr Voyageur all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail system construction grant bond issue and appropriation.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Scott J. Newman
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 210 Senjem Miscellaneous capital investment bonding provisions.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 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.

Individuals looking to testify should contact Adam Axvig at 651-296-4175 or adam.axvig@senate.mn.
Agenda: 
S.F. 366 Housley Real estate appraisers investigations, background checks and disciplinary actions requirements modification.
S.F. 929 Koran Auto theft prevention funds redirection from general fund to insurance fraud prevention account.

 
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 65 Fischbach Zero-based budgeting requirement.
S.F. 78 Kiffmeyer Legislative budget office creation and appropriation.
S.F. 90 Anderson, B. Vietnam: Minnesota Remembers public television project appropriation.
S.F. 247 Limmer Israel Boycott ban.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
- Judicial Branch Budget Presentation
     - Civil Legal Services Budget Presentation
     - Tax Court Budget Presentation

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach
01:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol

S.F.109 was removed at the request of the author
Agenda: 
S.F. 609 Dahms Southwest Minnesota state university special education teacher education program additional school employee participation authorization.
S.F. 495 Bakk Cook county higher education board educational programming and academic support services funds transfer and appropriations.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. David J. Osmek
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 180 Osmek Hydrogen as an energy source provisions repeal.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 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 please contact the committee administrator at kyle.berndt@senate.mn or 651-296-5968.
Agenda: 
S.F. 618 Dahms Agricultural educator grant program establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 610 Weber Dairy research, teaching, and consumer education authority modification and extension.
S.F. 357 Frentz Tractor rollover protection grant cost-share requirement elimination.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
***Revision 2: Editing change***
Committee on E-12 Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 574 Senjem Asthma inhalers schools and districts stock supply authorization.
S.F. 504 Clausen High school teachers dual enrollment instruction authorization.
S.F. 570 Nelson Postsecondary enrollment options (PSEO) act provisions modifications; graduation incentives program modifications.

 
Tuesday, February 14, 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: 
S.F. 300 Nelson Medical practice board criminal background checks authorization and exemption.
Minnesota Community Measurement Presentation by Jim Chase, Executive Director

 
5:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources-
Chair: Nancy Gibson
5:00 p.m.
Room 5 State Office Building
Agenda: 

1. Approve the minutes for December 6, 2016

2. Members report potential conflicts of interest regarding today’s business
MS 116P.09 Subd 6 Conflict of interest.  A commission member, technical advisory committee member, a peer review panelist, or an employee of the commission may not participate in or vote on a decision of the commission, technical advisory committee, or peer review panel relating to an organization in which the member, panelist, or employee has either a direct or indirect personal financial interest.  While serving on the commission, technical advisory committee, or peer review panel, or being an employee of the commission, a person shall avoid any potential conflict of interest.

3. Introduction of LCCMR members

4. LCCMR Business Items
- Review Biennial Report to the Legislature - January 15, 2017
- Review LCCMR Executive Committee Election process (see Agenda Item # 5)
- Review LCCMR 2017 calendar adopted on December 6, 2016

5. Election of Executive Committee (Procedures attached)

- 3 Co-Chairs (House/Senate/Non-legislative) - 3 Co- Vice Chairs (House/Senate/Non-legislative) 6. Update on LCCMR Appropriations Bill for the 2017 MN Legislative Session Funding Recommendations from the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (ENRTF) – S.F. 550 / H.F. xxx
- Additional extensions requested for past appropriations

7. Update on FY19 LCCMR 2018 ENRTF Request for Proposal (RFP) issued December 2016 with proposals due on May 15, 2017 8. Other business
- Next scheduled LCCMR meeting date – June 7, 2017

9.Adjourn


For more agenda information, click here

 
5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 14, 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 CHANGE
Agenda: 
  1. Approval of February 7, 2017, meeting minutes.
  2. Public testimony on S.F. xxxx; H.F. xxxx (Revisor #17-2806) SPTRFA funding proposal.
  3. Public testimony on S.F. 930 (Rosen); H.F. 722 (Murphy, M.): TRA funding proposal.
  4. Motion LCPR17-M1:  Approval of actuarial assumptions for MSRS-General, MSRS-Correctional, State Patrol Plan, Legislators Plan, PERA General, PERA-Correctional, PERA-P&F, SPTRFA, and TRA. 
    Review of actuarial assumption changes resulting from the Combined Service Annuity study - Michael de Leon, Lead Actuary, Deloitte Consulting
  5. S.F. 545 (Rosen); H.F. 565 (O'Driscoll):  Revised and updated 2016 Omnibus Retirement Bill.

To testify, please contact Lisa Diesslin at 651-296-6806 or lisa.diesslin@lcpr.leg.mn before the meeting, indicating the agenda item of interest

Removed from the agenda:  Alternatives to the proposals to reset the amortization period - Michael de Leon, Lead Actuary, Deloitte Consulting

Meeting materials, when available, will be posted on the Commission website, follow the agenda information link below


For more agenda information, click here

 

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