STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON JOBS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FINANCE AND POLICY
Chair, Representative Tim Mahoney
Representative Mahoney, Chair of Committee on Jobs and Economic Development Finance and Policy, called the meeting to order at 12:34 PM, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll; and a quorum was present.
Persell, Vice Chair
Presentation by Greater MSP on Economic Development Partnerships. Mike Langley, CEO.
Chair Mahoney moved HF765 (Laine) Office of Collaboration and Dispute Management created in the Bureau of Medication Services, and money appropriated, to be laid over for possible inclusion on the Jobs Omnibus bill.
Chair Mahoney moved the A13-0300
Amendment. In addition, an oral amendment was made: Page 2, Line 2 of the Bill, strike the word “nonprofits,” and insert “nonprofit.” Motion prevailed.
Testifiers: Karmit Bulman, Executive Director, Conflict Resolution Center; Janet Collins, Volunteer Mediator; Tosh Tilsen, Commissioner, Bureau of Mediation Services; Roger Moe, former member and majority leader of the MN Senate, Advisory Committee Member, MN Solutions.
Chair Mahoney renewed the motion to lay over HF755 for possible inclusion on the Jobs Omnibus bill.
Rep. Ward moved HF1018 Enterprise Minnesota, Inc. grant funding provided to the commissioner of employment and economic development, and money appropriated, for possible inclusion on the Jobs Omnibus bill.
Testifier: Lynn Shelton, Director of Marketing and Communications, Enterprise Minnesota
Rep. Ward renewed the motion to lay over HF1018 for possible inclusion on the Jobs Omnibus bill.
Chair adjourned the meeting at 1:57 PM.
Representative Tim Mahoney, Chair
Kaying Thao, Committee Legislative Assistant