STATE OF MINNESOTA FIRST MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FOURTH SESSION
GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS & VETERANS AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Representative Kathy Tingelstad, Chair of the Governmental Operations and Veterans Affairs Committee, called the first meeting to order at 10:20 am on Tuesday, January 11, 2005, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Clerk noted the roll.
TINGELSTAD, Kathy, Chair
SEVERSON, Dan, Vice Chair
A Quorum was present.
Committee Members and Staff introduced themselves.
The following departments presented a department overview:
Department of Military Affairs:
Adjutant General Larry Shellito
Representative Dan Severson assumed the gavel at 11:25 am.
Department of Veterans Affairs:
Mike Pugliese, Acting Commissioner
Representative Kathy Tingelstad assumed the gavel at 11:35 am.
Representative Tingelstad presented Committee Procedures.
The following House Research staff member gave an overview of military and veteran affairs issue areas he covers in the Governmental Operations and Veterans Affairs Committee:
Jim Cleary, House Research
The meeting was adjourned at 12:03 pm.
REP. KATHY TINGELSTAD, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant