STATE OF MINNESOTA EIGHTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
COMMERCE AND REGULATORY REFORM COMMITTEE
Representative Joe Hoppe, Chair of the Commerce and Regulatory Reform Committee, called the meeting to order at 3:00 PM on March 6, 2018, in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
HOPPE, Joe Chair
FENTON, Kelly V. Chair
Representative Barr moved to approve the minutes from February 28, 2018. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF3158 (Anselmo) Mortgage loan originator licensing requirements modified.
Chair Hoppe moved that HF3158 be re-referred to the General Register.
Testifying on HF3158:
Representative Dario Anselmo
Mr. Bill Schwietz, Minnesota Mortgage Association
Chair Hoppe renewed the motion that HF3158 be re-referred to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF2884 (Anderson, P.) Sales of off-sale alcoholic beverages excluded when determining a food handler license fee.
Chair Hoppe moved that HF2884 be re-referred to the Agriculture Finance Committee.
Testifying on HF2884:
Representative Paul Anderson
Chair Hoppe renewed the motion that HF2884 be re-referred to the Agriculture Finance Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF2869 (Howe) National Guard members provided access to information regarding state-sponsored life insurance program.
Chair Hoppe moved that HF2869 be re-referred to the General Register.
Testifying on HF2869:
Representative Jeff Howe
Chair Hoppe renewed the motion that HF2869 be re-referred to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF2779 (Anderson, S.) Optometrist service payment and contract requirements specified.
Representative Anderson moved that HF2779 be re-referred to the General Register.
Testifying on HF2779:
Representative Sarah Anderson
Mr. Julian Roberts, National Association of Vision Care Plans
Dr. Josh Hanen, River Lake Clinic & Minnesota Optometrist Association
Representative Anderson renewed the motion that HF2779 be re-referred to General Register.
Representative Hilstrom requested a roll call vote. The results were as follows:
HOPPE, Joe Chair
There being 10 ayes and 8 nays, THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF3032 (Layman) Transportation network companies regulated.
Representative Swedzinski moved that HF3032 be re-referred to the Civil Law and Data Practices Policy Committee.
Chair Hoppe moved the H3032A1 amendment. THE MOTION PREVAILED AND THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Testifying on HF3032:
Representative Sandy Layman
Mr. Matt Patton, Lyft
Ms. Anne Finn, League of Minnesota Cities
Mr. Gene Ranieri, City of Minneapolis
Mr. Grant Wilson, City of Minneapolis
Mr. Ricardo Cervantes, Director of Safety & Inspections, City of St. Paul
Ms. Joan Willshire, Minnesota Council on Disability
Mr. Steven Huser, Association of Metropolitan Municipalities
Ms. Nancy Hylden, Hylden Advocacy & Law
Mr. Waleed Sonbol, Blue & White Taxi
Ms. Alison Groebner, Minnesota Department of Commerce
Representative Swedzinski renewed the motion that HF3032, as amended, be re-referred to the Civil Law and Data Practices Policy Committee. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The meeting was adjourned at 4:42 PM.
Representative Joe Hoppe, Chair
Betsy Ritzer, Committee Legislative Assistant