(Loonan) - Minnesota High Tech Association's SciTechsperience program grant funding provided; science, technology, engineering, and math internships provided; and money appropriated.
(Dean) - Home and community based setting residency ratio restrictions modified.
(Lucero) - Certificate of need issuance prohibition for new nuclear power plant abolished.
(Kresha) - Minnesota New Markets Jobs Act adopted.
(Vogel) - Urban challenge grants program modified, and money appropriated.
Minnesota Department of Commerce Overview of its November 2014 Minnesota Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Study; Discussion on Energy-Intensive Industries and Energy Affordability; HF1782 (Anzelc) Energy-intensive trade-exposed electric utility customers provided competitive rate schedules
(Anzelc) - Energy intensive trade-exposed electric utility customers provided competitive rate schedules.
Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance
Overview from the Minnesota State Demographic Center presented by Susan Brower, Minnesota State Demographer.
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(Kiel) - Job training tax credit provided, report required, and money appropriated.
(Kiel) - Permanent tax reduction authority provided to border city enterprise zones.
(Hackbarth) - Upriver business grant program created for businesses affected by the closure of the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam, transportation economic development program modified, and money appropriated.
(Smith) - Unemployment insurance employer tax rate reduced.
(Kresha) - Broadband development grant program funding provided, and money appropriated.
(Gunther) - Small business investment tax credit modified.
(Clark) - Rental subsidies grant program for exploited women and children established, and money appropriated.
(Urdahl) - Eligible utility cooperatives authorized to receive state grants to match federal disaster assistance.
(Albright) - Technology corporate franchise tax certificate transfer program established.
(Davnie) - Wage deductions for credit card charges modified.