STATE OF MINNESOTA FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
Civil Law and Data Practices Policy Committee
Representative Peggy Scott, Chair of the Civil Law and Data Practices Policy Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:15 AM, on January 24th, 2017, in Hearing Room Ten of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
SCOTT, Peggy, Chair
SMITH, Dennis, Vice Chair
LESCH, John, DFL Lead
Chair Scott called the Meeting to order at 8:15 AM. A quorum was present.
Representative Lucero moved to approve the minutes of January 5th, 2017 and January 12th, 2017. THE MINUTES WERE APPROVED.
HF322 (Zerwas) Governmental units allowed to sue to recover costs related to unlawful assemblies and public nuisances.
Representative Scott moved that HF322 be referred to Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy Finance Committee.
Testifying on HF322:
Teresa Nelson, Legal Director, ACLU-MN
Brad Lehto, Chief of Staff, Minnesota AFL – CIO
May Esperanza Losloso
Cathy Jones, Vice President Minneapolis NAACP
Representative Scott renewed her motion that HF322 be re-referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.
Representative Lesch requested a roll call. The results were as follows:
WHELAN, Abigail NAYS
There being 9 AYES and 6 NAYS, THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Chair Scott recessed the committee at 9:42 AM to be reconvened at the call of the Chair.
Representative Peggy Scott, Chair
Nicole Reineke, Committee Legislative Assistant