(Gunther) - Accountancy examinations and peer review standards modified, and rulemaking authorized.
(Mack) - Cost-benefit approach implemented to measure success of corrections and human services programs.
(Smith) - Business fees and filings regulated.
(Knoblach) - State forecast recession estimate required.
If necessary, the hearing will reconvene in the Basement hearing room at the call of the chair.
(Scott) - Legislative surrogacy commission established, appointments provided, and report required.
(Davids) - Local government units provided reimbursement grants for public safety personnel on authorized leave.
(Barrett) - Legislative auditor required to evaluate economic development incentive programs, management and budget commissioner reports required, and money appropriated.
(Loonan) - Horse racing definitions modified and provided, Minnesota Racing Commission powers and duties clarified, licensure requirements and other regulatory provisions provided and modified, and industry related revenue provided.
(Nash) - Administrative hearings paid for from appropriations to the Office of Administrative Hearings, and Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board money canceled and appropriated.
The committee will reconvene approximately 30 minutes after session in the Basement hearing room and continue the agenda.
HF146, HF1003, HF1538, HF840, and HF1725 are pending re-referral from other committees.
Bills may be taken out of order
(Sanders) - Campaign finance and public disclosure board provisions modified; enforcement, registration, fees, data, contributions, statements of economic interest, and other provisions administered by the board modified; penalties provided; and technical changes made.
(Anderson) - Hennepin County; railroad condemnation power limited.
(Howe) - Veterans preference procedures and rights modified.
(Christensen) - Electronic filing for hearings in contested cases at the Office of Administrative Hearings permitted, and electronic transfer of rulemaking documents permitted.
(Dettmer) - Honor and Remember Flag designated as an official symbol of the state's commitment to military service members who have lost their lives in service to our country, and display of flag encouraged on certain days in certain public locations.
(Loonan) - Retired workers' compensation judges provision requirements modified.
(Laine) - Local governments permitted to donate surplus equipment to nonprofit organizations, and exception to tort liability created.
(Sanders) - Election administration provisions modified including provisions related to school boards, voters, ballots, registration, violations, absentee ballots, candidates, vacancies, recounts, filing fees, and precincts; military and overseas absentee voting provisions modified; Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act provided; and various technical changes made.
Department of Military Affairs: Executive Director Don Kerr
Department of Administration Matt Scherer, Legislative Director Wayne Waslaski, Director - Real Estate and COnstruction Services Laurie Beyer-Kropuenseke, Director of Community Services
Minnesota State Arts Board Executive Director Sue Gens
(Anderson) - Districting principles for legislative and congressional plans established.
(Drazkowski) - Local referenda related to spending required to be conducted on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.