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Higher Education Finance and Policy

2023-2024 Regular Session

Meets: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30 a.m. in Room 10
Committee Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr. (26A)
Vice Chair: Rep. Dan Wolgamott (14B)

Staff

Committee Administrator: Owen Wirth 296-6970
Committee Legislative Assistant: Alayna Smieja 296-1915

Meeting Minutes

Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at 10:30 AM
Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr.
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:

HF2073 (Pelowski) Higher Education Finance & Policy Omnibus bill. (DE Amendment and Spreadsheet have been posted)

Walkthrough and public testimony on HF 2073 (Pelowski) Higher Education Finance & Policy Omnibus.

No action will be taken during this meeting. Action will be taken on amendments and the bill on Thursday, March 30.

If you wish to submit written testimony or testify in person, please send the written testimony or the request to testify to Owen.Wirth@house.mn.gov by 5 PM Monday, March 27. Written testimony will be accepted after the deadline.

To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access. If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator.

Bills:
  • HF2073 (Pelowski) - Office of Higher Education, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, University of Minnesota, and Mayo Clinic funding and policy related changes provided; scholarship and student aid programs created and modified; direct admissions program created; reports required; and money appropriated.
Thursday, March 30, 2023 at 10:30 AM
Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr.
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:

Markup and vote on HF2073 (Pelowski) Higher Education Omnibus Bill.

There will be no public testimony during this meeting.

HF38 (Pelowski) Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities undergraduate tuition reduction funding provided, and money appropriated. (HF38 is a vehicle bill)
HF39 (Pelowski) Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities funding provided to expand low-cost course material options and fund an undergraduate tuition reduction, and money appropriated. (HF39 is a vehicle bill)

To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access. If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator.

Bills:
  • HF2073 (Pelowski) - Office of Higher Education, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, University of Minnesota, and Mayo Clinic funding and policy related changes provided; scholarship and student aid programs created and modified; direct admissions program created; reports required; and money appropriated.
  • HF38 (Pelowski) - Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities undergraduate tuition reduction funding provided, and money appropriated.
  • HF39 (Pelowski) - Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities funding provided to expand low-cost course material options and fund an undergraduate tuition reduction, and money appropriated.