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Climate and Energy Finance and Policy


2021-2022 Regular Session - Tuesday, June 15, 2021



Representative Jamie Long, Chair of the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy, called the virtual meeting to order at 10:30 AM on June 15th, 2021 pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was broadcast via Zoom and House Public Information Services.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
Long, Jamie, Chair
Acomb, Patty, Vice Chair
Swedzinski, Chris, Republican Lead
Bierman, Robert
Boe, Greg
Christensen, Shelly
Franson, Mary
Gruenhagen, Glenn
Hollins, Athena
Hornstein, Frank
Igo, Spencer
Lee, Fue
Lippert, Todd
Lislegard, Dave
Mekeland, Shane
Munson, Jeremy
Stephenson, Zack

A quorum was present.

Presenting HF6:
• Solveig Beckel, House Fiscal
• Bob Eleff, House Research

Presenting on Federal Jobs Plan Impact in Minnesota:
• Jeremiah Baumann, Deputy Chief of Staff, United States Department of Energy
• Tony Pipa, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
• Sara Kendall. Program Director, Western Organization of Resource Councils

The meeting was adjourned at 12:08pm.

Representative Jamie Long, Chair

Mike Hermanson, Committee Legislative Assistant

More Info On This Meeting..
House TV Video:
View Archive

01:26 - Staff walkthrough of HF6 (Stephenson) Special Session omnibus commerce, climate, and energy finance and policy bill.
32:09 - Presentation on American Jobs Plan impact in Minnesota.
Runs 1 hour, 25 minutes.

Staff walkthrough of the Omnibus Energy and Climate bill agreement
Presentation on Federal Jobs Plan impact in Minnesota

This is an informational hearing and no action will be taken.

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