STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
STATE GOVERNMENT FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Anderson, Chair of the State Government Finance Committee, began the meeting at 1:01 PM, March 7, 2017 in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
ANDERSON, Sarah Chair
NASH, Jim Vice Chair
JOHNSON, Sheldon DFL Lead
A quorum was not present.
HF 1234 (Davids) - First-time home buyer savings account program established, establishment of accounts authorized, income tax subtractions for contributions and earnings on the account allowed, and money appropriated.
Representative Anderson officially called the meeting to order at 1:03 PM. A quorum was present.
Representative Uglem moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on March 2, 2017 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Anderson moved that HF 1234 come before the committee and be laid over for possible inclusion in the State Government Finance omnibus bill.
The following testified on HF 1234:
Representative Greg Davids
Pete Skwira, Assistant Commissioner for Administration, Minnesota Department of Revenue
Representative Anderson renewed the motion for HF 1234 to be laid over for possible inclusion in the State Government Finance omnibus bill.
Representative Anderson moved that HF 586 come before the committee.
HF 586 (Drazkowski) - State-purchased land annual payment funds using dedicated revenues established, payment in lieu of taxes requirements modified, and money appropriated.
The following testified on HF 586:
Representative Steve Drazkowski
Kent Sulem, Minnesota Association of Townships
Matt Hilgart, General Government Policy Analyst, Association of Minnesota Counties
Susan Damon, Land Acquisition and Legal Services Manager, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Pat Dalton, Staff Coordinator, Minnesota House of Representatives Research Department
Representative Anderson moved that HF 586 be re-referred to the committee on Taxes. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Anderson moved that HF 1890 come before the committee and be re-referred to the committee on Ways and Means.
HF 1890 (Gunther) Standing appropriation created.
The following testified on HF 1890:
Representative Bob Gunther
Representative Anderson renewed the motion for HF 1890 to be re-referred to the committee on Ways and Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The meeting was adjourned at 1:38 PM.
Representative Sarah Anderson, Chair
Sam Moyer, Committee Legislative Assistant