Minnesota Senate

Menu

Print

RSS

Twitter

Twitter

YouTube

Facebook

Email

Minnesota Senate Daily Schedule

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

daily weekly monthly
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 22, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 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. 424 Limmer Social security benefits income tax subtraction establishment.
S.F. 425 Limmer Social security benefits phased-in income tax subtraction establishment.
S.F. 401 Senjem Social security benefits phased-in income tax subtraction authorization.
S.F. 403 Senjem Social security benefits phased-in income tax subtraction authorization.
S.F. 286 Housley Social security benefits phased in income tax subtraction establishment.
S.F. 1175 Rest Social security benefits income tax subtraction authorization.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
Chair: Sen. Karin Housley
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

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. 655 Relph Senior care workforce innovation grant program establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 668 Housley Elderly waiver program reform and appropriation.
S.F. 654 Lourey Nursing facility payment system policy and technical modifications and report requirement.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 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.

SF 348 REMOVED FROM AGENDA
Agenda: 
S.F. 921 Ruud Minnesota state high school league shooting sports facility site search and appropriation.
S.F. 1028 Ruud Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) facilitation of sale of school trust lands appropriation.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 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 wanting to testify must contact the committee administrator Adam Axvig at 651-296-4175 or adam.axvig@senate.mn. Proponents and opponents of the bill will receive equal time of 30 minutes each for testimony.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1086 Miller Sunday liquor off-sales authorization.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Scott J. Newman
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

**SF 77 (Kiffmeyer) Added**
Agenda: 
S.F. 23 Osmek Start Seeing Motorcycles special license plate establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 77 Kiffmeyer Motorcycle insurance coverage rate reduction requirement; "Start Seeing Motorcycles" motor vehicle and motorcycle license plates issuance; motorcycle safety fund general fund credit removal.
S.F. 1063 Westrom Special overweight permits for hauling construction materials authorization.
S.F. 821 Newman State road construction appropriation modification.
S.F. 530 Newman Tolling report from commissioner of transportation requirement.

 
12 Noon  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

 
1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Jeremy R. Miller
01:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 899 Goggin Temporary or seasonal agricultural workers exemption from overtime requirements.
S.F. 784 Utke Economic development grant programs eligibility requirements modification and appropriation.
S.F. 369 Housley Water conditioning installation requirements modification.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 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. 790 Lourey Timber sale provisions for tax-forfeited lands modification.
S.F. 688 Ruud Local recreation grants appropriation.
S.F. 914 Bakk Clean air act settlement money specifically appropriated by law requirement.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
***Revision 1: Editing change***
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room G-23 Capitol

SF 676 is the only bill that will be acted on. Delete Everything Amendment is listed below.


Testimony will be limited to 20 minutes for proponents and 20 minutes for opponents. Spokespersons preferred to minimize duplicative testimony.

Those interested in testifying must call or email in advance. Please contact Angela Cook at 651-296-4842 or angela.cook@senate.mn

The hearing will be ticketed (first-come, first-served).

Agenda: 
S.F. 676 Ingebrigtsen Trunk highway or airport traffic access obstruction penalties increase; transit obstruction crime modification.
S.F. 918 Housley Highway obstruction increased penalties imposition.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance committee is canceled for Wednesday February 22nd at 3:00 PM.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 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. 971 Chamberlain Anoka county recruitment of foster families grant appropriation.
S.F. 644 Newton Anoka county foster families recruitment grant appropriation.
S.F. 864 Newton Anoka county group residential housing provider supplemental rate establishment.
S.F. 363 Tomassoni St. Louis county group residential housing provider supplementary rate addition.
S.F. 961 Hoffman, J. Group residential housing fund transfer to county human service agencies for emergency shelter beds.
S.F. 1004 Hoffman, J. Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities definitions and duties modification; ombudsman committee modification.
S.F. 1211 Hayden Group residential housing beds increase.

 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 877 Relph Approved recovery programs increase and pupil transportation services grant expenditures authorization.
S.F. 494 Lang Independent school district #347, Willmar; Prairie Lakes education center and Lake Park school on-site education programs designation as learning year programs requirement.
S.F. 1026 Housley Pupil transportation services full funding authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 936 Weber School district telecommunications full funding; Internet access equity aid program renamed to K-12 broadband equity aid program and appropriation.

 
6:30 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Senate is in recess until 6:30 p.m.

 
6:37 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Senate has returned from recess at 6:37 p.m.

 
7:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Senate will meet in joint convention with the House of Representatives for Regent Selection at 7 p.m.

 

Minnesota Senate red diamond image Minnesota Senate Bldg. red diamond image 95 University Avenue W. red diamond image St. Paul, MN 55155