STATE OF MINNESOTA FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION
Representative Davids, Chair of the Taxes Committee, called the meeting to order at 10:15am on January 19th, 2011 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
DAVIDS, Greg, Chair
LOON, Jenifer, Vice Chair
1 member was excused.
A quorum was present at 10:15am
Representative Crawford moved to approve the minutes from the committee meeting on January 18th, 2011. Motion prevailed: Minutes are approved.
Representative Marquart moved HF129 be re-referred to Property and Local Tax Division. A roll call was requested by Representative Rukavina.
AYES: Lenczwski, Davnie, Hortman, Knuth, Koenen, Lesch, Loeffler, Marquart, Paymar
NAYS: Davids, Loon, Bills, Buesgens, Crawford, Doepke, Drazkowski, Erickson, Kiffmeyer, Mack, Myhra, Runbeck, Wardlow
Nine Ayes. Thirteen nays. The motion did not prevail.
Chair Davids moved HF129 be passed and re-referred to the Ways and Means Committee.
Chair Davids moved the A2
amendment. The amendment was adopted.
House Research and House Fiscal staff provided an overview of bill as amended.
Testifiers on HF 129
Joe Matthis, Minnesota Counties
Keith Carlson, Executive Director, Counties
Joel Carlson, League of Minnesota Cities
Steve Peterson, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
Chair Davids called a recess of the Taxes Committee: 11:56am.
Committee reconvened at 6:39pm.
Discussion continued regarding HF 129.
Representative Davids renewed his motion and moved HF 129, as amended, to pass and be re-referred to the Ways and Means Committee. The Motion Prevailed.
The meeting was adjourned at 8:06pm.
REP. GREG DAVIDS, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant