General Assistance Medical Care alternative proposals
*This hearing will be the opportunity for legislators, organizations, and members of the public to present their GAMC proposals for possible inclusion in a House/Senate bill. Please contact Kate Perushek or Dan Pollock if you would like to testify. Time allowed will depend on the number of requests received.
Updates from the MN Pollution Control Agency: Lake Pepin TMDL, Minnesota River re-testing, recycling outcomes for telephone directories, mercury switches, and nickel cadmium batteries
Updates from the MN Department of Natural Resources: Lake Vermillion State Park, parks and trails financial report, conservation officers update relating to the 2007 NAWEOA conference
Anoka-Metro Regional Treatment Facility Redesign
State Operated Services Redesign and the impact on facilities, patients, and employees
Minnesota Extended Treatment Options: Transforming service delivery
Environmental health tracking update
Health risk limits & health based values
3M clean-up, Washington County closed landfill, consent agreement update
Progress of the investigation of PFCs in Minnesota's ambient environment
Well Advisory Areas: Requirements for notification at time of property transfer
Initiatives to explore PFC exposure pathways other than drinking water
Update from Office of Energy Security on state use of federal energy stimulus funds (ARRA)
Comments from other affected parties.
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Housing Finance and Policy and Public Health Finance Division
Reports and presentations from the National Alliance on Mental Illness: Court personnel, mental health experts, health care workers, academics, attorneys and law enforcement officers.
Discussion of related ssues/bills for upcoming 2010 Session.
Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division
Central Corridor Update, North Star Launch, MnDOT's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (DBE), ARRA Transportation Equity, Met Council Land Use Planning/ Carbon Footprint Update, Rural Transit Budget Process and Oversight, Rail Plan Update
Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight
Minnesota's State Access Health Program Grant
Average wholesale price changes and Minnesota Health Care Programs pharmacy reimbursement
Characteristics of the state's high-risk health insurance pool, the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association
Racial disparities and the socioeconomic determinants of health
Poverty in Minnesota
*Note: The first two topics will be brief updates from the Minnesota Department of Human Services. No additional testimony will be taken on those topics.
Continuation of Aug. 25 meeting.
1. Report from Legislative Coordinating Commission on Website
2. Session Law Chapter 172 definitions of protect, restore and enhance
3. Begin discussion on legislative guidelines
Other items may be added
Update on legacy funding activity
1. Reports from state agencies
2. Fund Updates: Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, Parks and Trails Fund, Clean Water Fund and Outdoor Heritage Fund
3. Report from the Legislative Coordinating Commission on Website created by Minnesota Session Law Chapter 172
4. Minnesota Session Law Chapter 172 Definitions for Protect, Restore and Enhance
5. Begin Discussion of Legislative Guidelines from Minnesota Session Law Chapter 172
Public comments will be taken on each of the four funds. To sign up, please contact Phil Chen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-296-5360. Please specify which fund you would like to address.