(Anderson) - Child custody; parenting plans required by both parents.
(Wardlow) - Liability limits modified for tort claims against the state and political subdivisions, conciliation court claims regulated, class action orders right of appeal provided, statute of limitations on claims modified, prejudgment interest modified, attorney fees regulated, and sex trafficking violations cause of action provided.
(Garofalo) - Teacher licensure provisions amended, alternative teacher preparation program and limited-term teacher license established, and report required.
(Hackbarth) - State lands; stream easement acquisition provisions modified; state park, state forest, and land exchange provisions modified; state parks and state forests added to and deleted from; and public and private sales, conveyances, and exchanges of state land authorized.
Finish up Public Pension fund overview from January 18th:
Mary Vanek, Executive Director of Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA);
Laurie Hacking, Executive Director of Teachers Retirement Association (TRA); and
Dave Bergstrom, Executive Director, or another representative of Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS)
Finish up presentation from 2/2 by Office of Enterprise Technology including enterprise email system.
(Kahn) - Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement membership increased.
(LeMieur) - Green acres and rural preserve program changes specified.
(O'Driscoll) - Green acres and agricultural classifications restored to pre-2008 status.
(Kiffmeyer) - Green acres and agricultural classifications restored to pre-2008 status, green acres working group created, and appointments provided.
(Kriesel) - Synthetic cannabinoid sale or possession crime established; synthetic cannabinoids, 2C-E, and 2C-I added to the list of Schedule I controlled substances; definition of "analog" added; analog of a Schedule I or II controlled substance provided to be considered a Schedule I controlled substance; weight of fluid used in a water pipe established when determining weight or amount of controlled substance; and Board of Pharmacy authorized to reschedule certain drugs only pursuant to law.
Reform ideas by Mayo Clinic and the Buyers Health Care Action Group. Presentation by Douglas L. Wood, M.D., Mayo Clinic. Presentation by Carolyn Pare, CEO of the Buyers Health Care Action Group (BHCAG).
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Policy and Finance