STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY NINTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FOURTH SESSION
AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES FINANCE COMMITTEE MINUTES
Representative Dennis Ozment, Chair of the Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Finance Committee called the forty-ninth meeting to order on Monday, January 23, 2006, at
6:12 p.m. at the Community Center, Mountain Iron, Minnesota.
The Clerk noted the roll.
OZMENT, Dennis Chair JUHNKE, Al
DILL, David Vice Chair PENAS, Maxine
HACKBARTH, Tom PETERSON, Aaron
Members Excused: CORNISH, Tony, HOPPE, Joe, JOHSON, Sheldon, MAGNUS, Doug, PENAS, Maxine, URDAHL, Dean, WAGENIUS, Jean.
Members Also Present: RUKAVINA, Tom, SERTICH, Anthony.
A quorum was present.
HF826 (Ozment) Clean Water Legacy Act established providing authority, direction, and funding to achieve and maintain water quality standards for surface waters in accordance with the federal Clean Water Act, and money appropriated.
Testifing on HF826 was:
Craig A. Johnson, League of Minnesota Cities;
Nelson French, Mn Pollution Control Agency;
Clyde Hanson, Sierra Club, Minneapolis, Mn;
Frank Ongaro, Iron Mining Association of Mn;
Roland Cleveland, Mn Association of Soil & Water Conservation District;
Keith Nelson, St. Louis County
Dennis Fink, St. Louis County
John Chell, Executive Director, Arrowhead Regional Development Commission
Chair, Dennis Ozment.
The meeting adjourned at 8:32 p.m.
REP. DENNIS OZMENT
Committee Legislative Assistant