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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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The Senate publishes a schedule of Senate committee hearings and floor sessions. The schedule is continually updated.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017  
8:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Taxes
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1414 Goggin Beginning farmer rentals of agricultural assets and financial management programs income tax credit authorization.
S.F. 1036 Rosen Madelia and Watonwan county construction materials uses to rebuild real property sales tax exemption authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 387 Westrom Melrose construction materials sales tax exemption authorization.
S.F. 1526 Mathews Counties multiple county mortgage tax payments forwarding to the commissioner of revenue requirement.
S.F. 1017 Mathews Manufactured homes property tax assessment modification.
S.F. 820 Chamberlain Manufactured home parks property tax classification rate modification.
S.F. 741 Koran Manufactured home park cooperatives shareholders ground lease payments inclusion in homestead credit state refund.
S.F. 647 Lourey Indian-owned property tax exemption authorization.
S.F. 1368 Pratt Agricultural purposes local conservation program definition modification.
S.F. 479 Miller County program aid modification and appropriation.
S.F. 764 Anderson, P. Special taxing districts proposed levy certification dates modification and metropolitan council and metropolitan mosquito control commission exclusion.
S.F. 1255 Senjem St. Paul major league soccer stadium tax exemptions authorization.

 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
Chair: Sen. Karin Housley
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Hearing has been canceled.
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Scott J. Newman
10:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Additional bills may be added and/or removed from the agenda, and may not be heard in their current order.

If the committee does not finish its work during its regularly scheduled time, it will recess and reconvene at the call of the chair.

Please contact David Larson at david.larson@senate.mn by 4:30pm on Tuesday, March 14, if you plan to testify.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1499 Goggin Vehicles transporting milk weight limits establishment; deficient bridge analysis authorization.
S.F. 1539 Senjem Tax return information disclosure authorization to the department of transportation (DOT).
S.F. 1733 Franzen Window glazing exceptions for limousines clarification.
S.F. 1358 Eichorn Municipal roads funding and funds allocation and distribution modification.
Governor's Budget for MnDOT and DPS (Short Presentation)

 
Wednesday, March 15, 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.

Senate File 1087 Removed from Agenda
Agenda: 
S.F. 695 Newman Water quality decisions of pollution control agency (PCA) review process modification; independent scientific review of certain proposed rulemaking requirement; unadopted rules enforcement prohibition; certain water quality rules enforcement suspension; appropriation.

 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 2: Editing change***
Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gary H. Dahms
10:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

The A-1 delete-all amendment for SF 638 is now available.

Please contact the committee administrator Adam Axvig at 651-296-4175 or adam.axvig@senate.mn if you want to testify.
Agenda: 
S.F. 638 Ingebrigtsen Motor vehicle franchise responsibility relating to warranty and recall obligations specification; vehicle manufacturers, distributors and factory branches unfair practices establishment.

 
12 Noon  
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

 
1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
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. 1315 Lang Latino Communities United in Service (CLUES) career education and job skills training grants appropriation.
S.F. 1722 Abeler Somali community development pilot grant program establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 1938 Senjem Bridges to Healthcare grant appropriation.
S.F. 1771 Draheim Twin Cities R!SE metro transit technician training program grant appropriation.
S.F. 1772 Draheim Twin Cities R!SE hard-to-train individuals training program grants appropriation.
S.F. 1533 Draheim Construction codes criminal penalties modifications.
S.F. 1884 Johnson, M. Eligible wholesale electronic component distribution center sales taxes paid during construction exemption; eligible wholesale electronic component distribution center construction forgivable loan authorization and appropriation; Thief River Falls business development public infrastructure grant authorization.
S.F. 1363 Housley Dislocated worker program modification.

 
Wednesday, March 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.

SF 865 will serve as the Omnibus Environment Policy Bill. Language has been posted.
Agenda: 
S.F. 565 Ruud Legacy funds maximum appropriations limit.
S.F. 865 Ruud Blaze orange hunting requirement modification to include blaze pink authorization.

 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Warren Limmer
01:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

**More bills may be added.**
Agenda: 
S.F. 1339 Draheim Trespass crime modification to include trespassing on a school bus.
S.F. 1643 Dziedzic Revenue commissioner authorized disclosures to the departments of human services (DHS), natural resources (DNR), department of transportation (DOT), and deputy registrars of motor vehicles.
S.F. 1655 Eaton Sales suppression devices (zapper) regulation and criminal penalties imposition.
S.F. 1544 Rest Paid tax preparers provisions modifications.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Torrey N. Westrom
03:00 PM
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1427 Hawj Ethnic minority chambers of commerce grants appropriation.

 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
***Revision 4: Agenda change and Addition(s)***
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. Due to large number of bills, please limit testimony to 2 minutes.

SF 654 has been added to the agenda.

SF 1013 has been removed from the agenda.

Link to available fiscal notes: http://mn.gov/fnsearch/
Agenda: 
S.F. 1904 Eichorn American Indian families child protection laws education appropriation.
S.F. 1121 Nelson First psychotic episode treatment and services funding appropriation.
S.F. 2081 Wiklund Adoptive, foster, and kinship families support program design and implementation.
S.F. 564 Rosen Mental health innovation grant program and account establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 1960 Abeler Wadena county and White Earth Reservation peer-run respite services for individuals with mental illness or substance abuse disorder appropriation.
S.F. 654 Lourey Nursing facility payment system policy and technical modifications and report requirement **pending referral**.

 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Committee on E-12 Finance
Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
03:00 PM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1580 Utke Independent school district #36, Kelliher; early repayment aid incentive extension and appropriation.
S.F. 1611 Utke Independent school district #308, Nevis; levy adjustment authorization.
S.F. 1523 Anderson, P. Parent-child home program appropriation.
S.F. 1000 Frentz Children's museum of southern Minnesota grant appropriation.
S.F. 1332 Kiffmeyer School options and advancement revenue establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 1608 Dahms Long-term educational facilities maintenance revenue and capital levies uses clarification; school districts that are members of cooperative units lease levy authority increase.

 

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