STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY- EIGHTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY- SEVENTH SESSION
JUDICIARY POLICY AND FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Mazorol, Vice Chair of the Judiciary Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:20 A.M. on March 13, 2012, in Room 10 (ground floor) of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Committee members present:
SHIMANSKI, Ron, Chair LAINE, Carolyn
MAZOROL, Pat, Vice Chair LIEBLING, Tina
JOHNSON, Sheldon, DFL Lead LESCH, John
ANDERSON, Diane SCHOMACKER, Joe
CHAMPION, Bobby Joe SMITH, Steve
CORNISH, Tony SWEDZINSKI, Chris
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn VOGEL, Bruce
HILSTROM, Debra WARDLOW, Doug
Committee members excused:
A quorum was present.
Representative Kriesel moved approval of the March 8, 2012 Judiciary Policy and Finance Committee minutes. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Shimanski presented HF 2531. Parenting plan mediation development required.
Representative Shimanski moved HF 2531, as amended, be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Civil Law.
Representative Shimanski moved the H2531A4
amendment to HF 2531. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Stephen Erickson, Erickson Mediation Institute
Brad Haddy, Attorney
Marilyn McKnight, Erickson Mediation Institute
Bruce Kennedy, Legislative Chair Family Law Section, Minnesota State Bar Association
Michael Dittberner, Attorney
Nancy Haas, Lobbyist
Representative Shimanski renewed his motion that HF2531, as amended, be recommended to pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Civil Law.
Representative Liebling requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:
AYES NAYS ABSENT
SHIMANSKI, Ron JOHNSON, Sheldon ALLEN, Susan
MAZOROL, Pat CHAMPION, Bobby Joe KRIESEL, John
CORNISH, Tony HILSTROM, Debra
GRUENHAGEN, Glenn LAINE, Carolyn
LESCH, John LIEBLING, Tina
On a vote of 10 AYES and 5 NAYS THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Shimanski presented HF 2680. Jury selection limitation removed on voter list data received by courts.
Representative Shimanski moved that HF 2680 be recommended to pass and be placed on the General Register.
Janet Marshall, Minnesota Court Administration
Representative Shimanski renewed his motion that HF 2680 be recommended to pass and be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Chair Shimanski assumed the gavel at 9:27am.
Representative Barrett presented HF 358. Immigration law enforcement noncooperation ordinances and policies prohibited, and immigration-related data use provided.
Representative Vogel moved HF 358 be recommended to pass and be placed on the General Register.
Representative Vogel renewed his motion that HF358 be recommended to pass and be placed on the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Smith presented HF 876. Court hearing opening modified in delinquency or extended jurisdiction juvenile proceedings.
Representative Smith moved HF 876 before the committee.
Representative Smith moved the H0876DE1-2
amendment to HF 876. THE MOTION PREVAILED. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Mark Haase, Council on Crime and Justice
Tom Arneson, Hennipen County Attorney's Office
Chair Shimanski laid over HF 876.
Chair Shimanski adjourned the meeting at 10:08 am.
REPRESENTATIVE SHIMANSKI, CHAIR
Brian Theis Committee Legislative Assistant