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Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy Division

Second Meeting

2019-2020 Regular Session - Tuesday, January 22, 2019

State of Minnesota Second Meeting
House of Representatives Ninety-First Session

Veterans and Military Affairs Finance & Policy Division


Representative Rob Ecklund, Chair of the Veterans and Military Affairs Finance & Policy Division, called the first meeting to order 2:31 P.M. on January 22nd in State Office Building meeting room 5.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
Ecklund, Rob, Chair
Xiong, Jay, Vice Chair
Dettmer, Bob
Becker- Finn, Jamie
Brand, Jeff
Grossell, Matt
Heinrich, John
Miller, Tim
Persell, John

A quorum was present at 2:31 P.M.

Chair Ecklund motions to approve the minutes and Representative Becker- Finn seconded the motion.

January 15th committee minutes are approved.

Benjamin Johnson, Legislative Director for the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, gave presentation of MDVA overview and an update on a new state veteran’s home.

Don Kerr, Executive Director MDVA, addresses committee and gives presentation on Minnesota National Guard.

Chair Ecklund adjourns the meeting at 4pm.

Rep. Rob Ecklund, Chair

Josh Kilgard
Committee Legislative Assistant

More Info On This Meeting..
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01:02 - Presentation from Department of Veterans Affairs.
1:02:00 - Presentation from Department of Military Affairs.
Runs 1 hour, 28 minutes.

I. Call to Order
II. Presentation from MN Department of Veterans Affairs
III. Presentation from MN Department of Military Affairs
IV. Adjourn