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Wednesday, February 15, 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.
 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Taxes
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 457 Chamberlain State resident definition modification for income and estate tax purposes.
S.F. 458 Rest State resident definition for domicile determination modification for income tax purposes.
S.F. 556 Dahms Rental motor vehicles tax dedication to corridors of commerce program and appropriation.
S.F. 133 Dibble Car sharing services motor vehicle rental tax and fee exemption.
S.F. 102 Osmek Resident definition modification for income taxation purposes.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Time change***
Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
Chair: Sen. Karin Housley
09:00 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Please note, time change. Committee will start at 9 am.

If you wish to testify on any of the items on the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator at LaRissa.Fisher@Senate.MN by 4:30 pm on the day before the hearing.
Agenda: 
S.F. 395 Eken Nonprofit nursing facilities in border cities operating payment rate modification.
S.F. 120 Nelson Alzheimer's disease working group board on aging appointment and duties requirements Testifiers: 1. Beth McMullen: Vice President, Government Affairs-Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota 2. Marvin Lofquist: Alzheimer's Advocate 3. Kanada Yazbek: Alzheimer's Advocate.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
10:30 AM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 701 Hall Minnesota River dredge spoil sites operation and maintenance grant appropriation.
S.F. 729 Tomassoni Snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle (ATV) accounts appropriation.

 
Wednesday, February 15, 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. 326 Ingebrigtsen Local government roads wetland replacement temporary conditions allowance.
S.F. 513 Senjem Law enforcement memorial special license plates establishment.
S.F. 79 Laine New Brighton driver's license agent modification as a full-service driver licensing office by the commissioner of public safety.
S.F. 291 Frentz Motorized bicycle owner disability plate issuance under certain circumstances establishment.
S.F. 232 Fischbach Paynesville Medal of Honor recipient Kenneth L. Olson highway designation.

 
10:45 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Coordinating Commission-
Chair: Rep. Kurt Daudt
10:45 a.m.
Room 300N State Office Building
Agenda: 

Review/approve minutes from November 19, 2015 meeting

Review/approve resolutions establishing subcommittees

            • LCC Subcommittee on Employee Relations

            • LCC Subcommittee on Administrative Rules

            • LCC Advisory Committee for the Office on the Economic Status of Women

            • Revisor Subcommittee

            • Reference Library Subcommittee

Review/accept  FY 2015 financial audit

Review/ approve public member lodging reimbursement rate

Other items as determined by the Chair


 
12 Noon  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

 
1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Carrie Ruud
01:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 706 Benson Minnesota humanities center appropriation for humanities programs and the Veterans' Voices program.
S.F. 882 Ingebrigtsen Minnesota children's museum appropriation.
S.F. 653 Eichorn Grand Rapids Children's discovery museum grant appropriation.
S.F. 539 Kent Woodbury Miller Barn Heritage Commission grant appropriation.
S.F. 179 Simonson Lake Superior center authority river systems exhibit appropriation.

 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Jeremy R. Miller
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 420 Nelson Southeast Minnesota economic growth study Community Economic Development Association (CEDA) grant appropriation.
Results and updates from recipients of Equity grants.

 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
***Revision 2: 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.
Agenda: 
S.F. 604 Limmer Convention and civic center and sports facilities authority data classification clarification.
S.F. 347 Latz Ignition interlock performance standards modification and devices enabled with location tracking capabilities use prohibition.
Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission Budget Presentation
Uniform Laws Commission Budget Presentation

 
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
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. Bills will be laid over for possible inclusion in the Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing omnibus bill.
Agenda: 
S.F. 493 Goggin Tractor rollover protection pilot grant program administration and promotion allowance decrease and appropriation.
S.F. 845 Johnson, M. Wolf and elk depredation payments appropriations.
S.F. 525 Eken Farm advocates program expansion appropriation.

 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Testimony related to TRA funding and unfunded liabilities, adequacy of Governor’s proposed aid (in SF 718) and anticipated implications of pension debt on future K-12 committee and school district budgets.
     
     Testimony from:
     The Teacher Retirement Association;
     The St Paul Teacher Retirement Fund Association;
     The Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement;
     The Minnesota Center for Fiscal Excellence

 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Jim Abeler
03:00 PM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

To testify on any of the items on the agenda, please contact the Committee Administrator at LaRissa.Fisher@Senate.MN by 10 am on day of hearing, indicating which item and if you are a proponent or opponent.
Agenda: 
S.F. 249 Franzen Food shelf programs appropriation.
S.F. 776 Housley Voice response suicide prevention and mental health crisis response program, statewide text message suicide prevention, and mental health crisis response program appropriations.
S.F. 595 Rosen Human services targeted case management interactive video use authorization.
S.F. 793 Lourey Social service agencies foster care services for certain individuals reentering foster care after 18 years of age requirement.
S.F. 359 Utke Home and community-based services setting and licensing requirements and planning and case management requirements under waiver modifications and individualized home supports addition; child foster care background studies modifications.

 

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