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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017  
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

Chairs: Sen. Roger C. Chamberlain and Rep. Greg Davids
09:00 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Chamberlain; Miller; Rest; Dahms; Senjem - HOUSE: Davids; Hertaus; McDonald; Drazkowski; Marquart
Room G-15 Capitol
H.F. 4 Chamberlain Omnibus tax bill.

10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on S.F. 803 

Chairs: Sen. Warren Limmer and Rep. Tony Cornish
10:00 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Limmer; Anderson, B.; Johnson; Latz; Relph - HOUSE: Cornish; Johnson; Zerwas; Scott; Hilstrom
Room G-3 Capitol

Discussion will begin on policy provisions that have not been heard in the Senate. (See link.) Anyone wishing to testify on these provisions, please email mike.valleau@house.mn to get on the list.

Testimony supporting, as well as opposing, these proposals are welcome. The order of discussion will follow the order of the bill by Article.

The schedule for these discussions will be fluid, so be prepared to be available at the meetings if you would like to testify.

S.F. 803 Limmer Omnibus judiciary and public safety appropriations bill.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on S.F. 800 

Chairs: Sen. Michelle R. Benson and Rep. Matt Dean
10:00 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Benson; Abeler; Housley; Utke; Lourey - HOUSE: Dean; Schultz; Schomacker; Albright; Kiel
Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Review of policy only provisions. Committee may break at noon and reconvene at the call of the chair to adopt same/similar policy only provision.
S.F. 800 Benson Omnibus health human services bill.

12 Noon  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2214 

Chairs: Sen. Michelle L. Fischbach and Rep. Bud Nornes
12 Noon
CONFEREES: SENATE: Fischbach; Clausen; Draheim; Jensen; Anderson, P. - HOUSE: Nornes; Omar; Daniels; Christensen; Whelan
Room 123 Capitol

The committee will take public testimony.
S.F. 2214 Fischbach Omnibus higher education appropriations and policy bill.

1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
***Revision 1: Agenda change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen and Rep. Dan Fabian
01:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Ingebrigtsen; Ruud; Westrom; Mathews; Tomassoni - HOUSE: Fabian; Heintzeman; Swedzinski; Uglem; Ecklund
Room 5 State Office Bldg.

Agenda: adoption of non-controversial same and similar provisions.

Representative Fabian has the gavel
H.F. 888 Ingebrigtsen Omnibus environment and natural resources appropriations and policy bill.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on H.F. 890 

Chairs: Sen. Carla J. Nelson and Rep. Jenifer Loon
01:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Nelson; Pratt; Weber; Eichorn; Wiger - HOUSE: Loon; Erickson; Bennett; Kresha; Murphy
Room 200 State Office Bldg.
H.F. 890 Nelson Omnibus E-12 education appropriations bill.
Continue review and discussion of omnibus education finance bill.

3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on H.F. 861 

Chairs: Sen. Scott J. Newman and Rep. Paul Torkelson
03:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Newman; Jasinski; Osmek; Kiffmeyer; Sparks - HOUSE: Torkelson; Petersburg; Howe; Koznick; Runbeck
Room 120 Capitol

Adopt Same & Similars
H.F. 861 Newman Omnibus transportation funding and policy bill.

5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement-
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
5:30 p.m.
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Building

  1. Approval of April 18, 2017, meeting minutes.
  2. NON-ACTION ITEM:  MSRS-Unclassified; Change in factors for converting an account to an annuity (effective 7/1/17).
  3. SF1384 (Rosen); HF1672 (Murphy, M.):  VFRAs; Implementing the recommendations of the Volunteer Fire Relief Association Working Group.
    - Amendment S1384-1A (PDF / HTML)
    - Revisor's technical amendment A17-0222 (PDF / HTML)
    - Staff Memo from 3/14 meeting (PDF / HTML)
  4. SF1705 (Rosen); HF2126 (O'Driscoll): MSRS; Revising enhanced augmentation rates and the related exception from enhanced augmentation for certain terminated privatized employees (Fairview).
    - Staff materials from 3/7 meeting (PDF / HTML)
    - MSRS Presentation from 3/7 meeting (PDF)
    - Amendment S1705-1A (PDF / HTML)
    - Amendment S1705-2A (PDF / HTML)
    - Amendment S1705-3A (PDF / HTML)

To testify on an action item, please contact Lisa Diesslin at 651-296-6806 or lisa.diesslin@lcpr.leg.mn BEFORE the meeting, identifying the agenda item of interest.

For more agenda information, click here

7:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 Conference Committee on S.F. 605 

Chairs: Sen. Mary Kiffmeyer and Rep. Sarah Anderson
07:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Kiffmeyer; Anderson, B.; Hall; Laine; Koran - HOUSE: Anderson; Dettmer; Fenton; Nash; O'Driscoll
Room G-23 Capitol
S.F. 605 Kiffmeyer Omnibus state government appropriations bill; omnibus veterans and military affairs appropriations bill.


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