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House Television Webcast and Mobile Streaming Schedule

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 8:30 AM, HTV 1

House Workforce Development Finance and Policy Committee

Workforce development and Minnesota nonprofits presentations.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 8:30 AM, HTV 2

House Elections Finance and Policy Committee

HF3632 (Huot) Sheriff or county attorney vacancy filling by special election authorized.
HF3645 (Coulter) Local candidate financial report requirements amended; Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board required to oversee campaign finance reporting requirements for political committees, political funds, and party units engaged in campaign activity; definition of committee amended for purposes of chapter 211A; and technical and conforming changes made.
HF3557 (Freiberg) Election administration provisions modified, voter registration requirements modified, voting instruction and sample ballot requirements amended, tabulation process and equipment requirements amended, notification timeline provided to counties amended, and vacancy in nomination process amended.
HF3625 (Stephenson) Deep fake election crime modified, and convicted person disqualified from holding elected office.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 8:30 AM, HTV 4

House Sustainable Infrastructure Policy Committee

HF4025 (Koegel) Minnesota Advisory Council on Infrastructure established, office powers and duties specified, implementation provided, reports required, and money appropriated.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 10:30 AM, HTV 1

House Property Tax Division

Local aids implementation (Local Government Aid/County Program Aid/Public Safety Aid).
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 10:30 AM, HTV 2

House Legacy Finance Committee

Clean Water Council Presentations.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 10:30 AM, HTV 4

House Economic Development Finance and Policy Committee

Economic development and Minnesota BIPOC business presentations.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 1:00 PM, HTV 1

House Commerce Finance and Policy Committee

HF2309 (Elkins) Rights given to consumers regarding personal data, obligations placed on businesses regarding consumer data, and enforcement by Attorney General provided.
HF2257 (Bahner) Minnesota Age-Appropriate Design Code Act created, obligations placed on businesses regarding children's consumer information, and attorney general enforcement provided.
HF3868 (Curran) Uniform Commercial Code amendments adopted to accommodate emerging technologies.
HF3777 (O’Driscoll) Persons 17 years of age permitted to serve alcoholic beverages.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 1:00 PM, HTV 2

House Capital Investment Committee

Federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act transportation funding opportunities:.
- Airports and Federal Aviation Administration facilities.
- Electric Vehicles, Buses, and Ferries.
- Passenger and freight rail.
- Ports and waterways.
- Public transportation.
- Roads, bridges, and major projects.
- Safety.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 1:00 PM, HTV 5

House Human Services Policy Committee

HF3646 (Pinto) Statutory infrastructure created for the new Department of Children, Youth, and Families; and statutes moved and copied.
HF3987 (Fischer) Transfer of duties from Department of Human Services to Department of Direct Care and Treatment implemented; general executive board duties, powers, rulemaking authority, and administrative service contracting established; and conforming changes made.
HF3865 (Baker) Assertive community treatment provisions modified.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 3:00 PM, HTV 1

House Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy Committee

HF3389 (Pursell) Subsurface drain tile installation and modification reporting required.
HF3385 (Pursell) Public waters definition modified.
HF3200 (Jordan) Beverage container recycling refunds program established, civil and criminal penalties provided, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF3550 (Hansen) Watersheds, soil and water conservation districts, and wetland management provisions modified; wetland banking program and conservation easement programs modified; riparian protection and water quality jurisdiction clarified; control beaver damage grants eliminated; Board of Water and Soil Resources authority and duties modified; and money appropriated.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 3:00 PM, HTV 2

House Education Policy Committee

HF1242 (Baker) School boards authorized to implement four-day school week programs without approval by commissioner of education, and rulemaking required.
Computer Science Working Group preliminary report.
HF3492 (Lee, L.) Computer science education advancement program established, rulemaking authorized, and money appropriated.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 3:00 PM, HTV 4

House Housing Finance and Policy Committee

HF3845 (Agbaje) Landlord and tenant provisions clarified, and service of summons and complaint modified.
HF3810 (Moller) Landlord prohibited from initiating an eviction action against a tenant who terminates a lease based on status as a crime victim, and expungements of eviction records modified.
HF2704 (Pérez-Vega) Tenant's right to organize and penalties for retaliation for tenant organization provided.
HF3917 (Hassan) Clarifying tenant's rights to contact emergency services.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 3:00 PM, HTV 5

House Climate and Energy Finance and Policy Committee

Xcel Energy's Integrated Resource Plan.
Xcel Energy's Natural Gas Innovation Plan.
CenterPoint Energy's Natural Gas Innovation Plan.
Thursday, February 22, 2024 3:25 PM, HTV 1

THURSDAY: Session Daily Update

Updates from the House.
Thursday, February 22, 2024 3:30 PM, HTV 1

THURSDAY: House Floor Session

House Floor Session.

House Upcoming Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

Children and Families Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Dave Pinto
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
Presentation on Impact of 2023 Funding to Address Food Insecurity
HF3426 (Hicks) Supplemental food assistance program established for persons with a disability.
HF3469 (Keeler) SNAP established as medicine program, and money appropriated.
HF3855 (Gomez) Commissioner of Human Services directed to implement Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program restaurant meals program.


o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

Judiciary Finance and Civil Law

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: State Office Building Room 5
Agenda:
1. Presentation from the Judicial Branch
2. HF 3872 (Becker-Finn) Court actions regarding possession of property, suspension of license for uninsured vehicle, and debts subject to revenue recapture amended; definition of court examiner modified; electronic service of order for protection or restraining order provided; various judicial provisions modified; and money appropriated.
3. HF 1989 (Moller) Ticket sales regulated to places of entertainment, and civil penalties imposed.
4. HF 3461 (Finke) Forest industry data classified.
5. HF 2400 (Frazier) Standard for petition amended for postconviction relief based on newly discovered evidence.

Committee discussion of all bills will be limited to the provisions within the jurisdiction of the Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Committee. Items may be taken up in any order, items may be added or removed at the chair's discretion.

HANDOUTS: Handouts in Word or PDF format should be emailed to the committee administrator by 10am the business day before the hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record.
TESTIFYING: The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. If you would like to testify, please email the committee administrator by 5pm the business day before the hearing.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Judiciary Finance and Civil Law webpage.
LIVESTREAM: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov. To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the committee administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

State and Local Government Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Ginny Klevorn
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
HF 3582 (Lee, F.) Local governments required to establish replacement fund to maintain and replace capital projects that receive state funding.
HF 3584 (Lee, F.) Debt capacity reporting by political subdivisions required in capital budget submissions.
HF 3346 (Stephenson) Anoka County authorized to build jail and criminal justice center in location outside county seat, and county sheriff authorized to keep office in city outside county seat.
HF3352 (Huot) Civil penalty imposed on persons who disrupt or interfere with youth athletic activity, youth officiating account established, and grants provided.
HF 3431 (Huot) Department of Administration governance technical changes made.

HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator by 12 p.m. (noon) the business day before the hearing. If you are bringing hard copies, bring 40 copies. Note: submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record. It may be posted to the committee webpage if received by deadline.
TESTIFYING: Testimony is limited. The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. Please plan accordingly. If you would like to testify, please email the committee administrator by 12 p.m. (noon) the business day before the hearing.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the State and Local Government Finance and Policy webpage.
VIEWING: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

Transportation Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Brad Tabke
Location: Basement Hearing Room
Agenda:
February 15, 2023 Hearing Minutes

HF3437 (Klevorn) Plymouth; Michael Gau Memorial Bridge on U.S. Highway 169 over Hennepin County State-Aid Highway 9 designated.

HF3071 (Tabke) Plain Language Driver's Manual and Written Examination Working Group created, report required, and money appropriated.

HF3467 (Koegel) Commissioner of transportation authorized to convey property for and promote the use of passenger rail services.



Public Testimony:
Handouts, written testimony, and testifier requests must be in PDF format and emailed to the Committee Administrator matt.baumann@house.mn.gov by 2:00 PM the day before each hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record, and it may be posted to the committee webpage if received by the deadline. If bringing hard copies to the hearing, please bring 40 copies for members, staff, and the public. Testimony may be limited.

This hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page. All events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions

Accomodations:
For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 10:30:00 AM

Education Finance

Chair: Rep. Cheryl Youakim
Location: Basement Hearing Room, State Office Building
Agenda:
Approval of the Minutes from February 20th, 2024
Presentations from School Districts

Agenda items may be added or changed.

Notes:
o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
o For questions about the agenda or the committee, please contact the Committee Administrator, Polly Cerkvenik, at polly.cerkvenik@house.mn.gov or 651-296-5524.
o No public testimony will be taken at this hearing as no bills are being heard.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 10:30:00 AM

Health Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
Department of Commerce Presentation of Milliman Public Option Report

• Peter Brickwedde, Assistant Commissioner for Government and External Affairs
• Julia Dreier, Deputy Commissioner of Insurance

PUBLIC TESTIMONY: This is an informational hearing, no piece of legislation is before the committee and no formal action will be taken. Therefore, the committee will not be taking public testimony at this time. The committee will solicit public testimony when a specific piece of legislation is scheduled for a hearing.

This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 10:30:00 AM

Higher Education Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr.
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
Continuing the Presentation from the Office of Higher Education on the implementation of the 2023 Higher Education Budget Bill.

Presentation from Minnesota State Colleges and Universities on its budget and updates on the 2023-2024 academic year.

For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 10:30:00 AM

Public Safety Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Kelly Moller
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
HF 3805 (Norris) Funding provided to develop digital geographic information system mapping data for school facilities.

HF 3599 (Tabke) Victim notice and input in end-of-confinement review process provided.

HF 229 (O’Driscoll) Public agents provided notice required on presence of level II sex offenders.

HF 472 (Huot) Enhanced penalties provided for assaulting a sports official.

* HF 3489 (Frazier) School Resource Officers; public safety provided, grounds for use of reasonable force in schools modified, school resource officer duties defined and minimum training requirements established, school resource officer model policy development required, and money appropriated. RESCHEDULED FOR FEB.22nd

*Public Testimony on HF 3489 was taken on Feb. 13th. We will not be taking additional public testimony. Written testimony will still be permitted and must be submitted to the Committee Administrator, ellen.mcdaniel@house.mn.gov by 12:00 PM, Monday, Feb. 19th.

Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion.

This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 1:00:00 PM

Agriculture Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Samantha Vang
Location: Basement Hearing Room
Agenda:
Presentations by:
Office of Broadband Development
Board of Animal Health

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.

HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator by 12 p.m. (noon) the business day before the hearing.  If you are bringing hard copies, bring 40 copies.  Note: submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record.  It may be posted to the committee webpage if received by deadline.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Agriculture Finance and Policy webpage.
VIEWING: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page.  All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.  If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator.
*Agenda items (including bills) may be added or removed, and/or order may change.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 1:00:00 PM

Human Services Finance

Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
I. Department of Human Services Presentation of Priority Admissions Task Force Recommendations.

*Agenda items may be added or removed.

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 1:00:00 PM

Labor and Industry Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
HF 3522 (Nelson, M) Private sector employee personnel records review and access expanded.
Rich Neumeister

HF 3428 (Jordan) Technical changes made to Bureau of Mediation Services provisions.
Johnny Villarreal, Commissioner

HF 3415 (Jordan) Technical and policy changes made to public employee labor relations provisions, and rulemaking required.

If you would like to testify or share any materials with the committee, please send them to Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn.gov by 5pm Monday, February 19

For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov

If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form

To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 1:00:00 PM

Taxes

Chair: Rep. Aisha Gomez
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
Child Tax Credit Implementation
House Research Overview of the Taxes Committee Items in the 2023 Tax Bill

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 3:00:00 PM

Climate and Energy Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Patty Acomb
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
Presentations on Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Minnesota
*Items may be added to the agenda

This hearing may be viewed in person or via the House webcast schedule page

-To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access or email the LCC Accessibility Coordinator
-If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
-To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 3:00:00 PM

Education Policy

Chair: Rep. Laurie Pryor
Location: Basement Hearing Room B2 of State Office Building
Agenda:
HF2208 (Rep. Norris) - Academic acceleration pilot program established, report required, and money appropriated.

HF3363 (Rep. Clardy) - Hours of instruction requirements modified, definition of credit amended, and money appropriated.

HF3360 (Rep. Clardy) - Driver education program access expanded for low-income students, driver education work group established, report required, and money appropriated.

Agenda items may be added or changed.

Notes:
AMENDMENTS: Amendments must be emailed to the committee administrator by 12pm (Noon) Monday.

HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator before 4p.m., Monday. If you are bringing hard copies to the committee, please bring 40 copies and check-in with the committee administrator before distribution.

TESTIFYING: The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. Remote testimony is available upon request. Written testimony is encouraged and is accounted as official committee record - to be distributed to committee members and public. If you would like to testify or submit written testimony (PDF format), please email the committee administrator before 4p.m., Monday.

For any other questions or concerns, please reach out to the Committee Administrator at wilson.lee@house.mn.gov or 651-296-1913.
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o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
o This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page . All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 3:00:00 PM

Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Rick Hansen
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
HF3326 (Hemmingsen-Jaeger) Environment; mercury-containing lighting banned.
HF3577 (Jordan) Packaging Waste and Cost Reduction Act established, and rulemaking authorized.
HF3368 (Hansen) Notification and local approval required before use of money from closed landfill investment fund and metropolitan landfill contingency action trust account.

If you would like to sign up to testify or submit written testimony, please email Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn.gov by 5:00pm, Monday, February 19, 2024. Submitted written testimony is public and will be posted on the committee website and included in the committee record.

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Tuesday, February 20, 2024, 2/20/2024 3:00:00 PM

Housing Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Michael Howard
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
HF4009 (Kraft) Minimum allowable densities established on residential lots in cities, authorization of middle housing types to be built on residential lots required, subdivision of residential lots authorized, parking requirements established by cities limited, Minnesota Housing Finance Agency required to create model ordinance and city aesthetic mandates limited.

All agenda items subject to change at the discretion of the Chair.

TESTIMONY: If you would like to testify or provide handouts to the committee please email jack.dockendorf@house.mn.gov no later than 5pm the day before the hearing. Written testimony received after this time may not be included in members' packets.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Housing Finance and Policy Committee webpage.

ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access. If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator, Jack Dockendorf (jack.dockendorf@house.mn.gov).

LIVESTREAM: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 8:30:00 AM

Elections Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Mike Freiberg
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
HF3632 (Huot); Sheriff or county attorney vacancy filling by special election authorized.

HF3645 (Coulter); Local candidate financial report requirements amended; Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board required to oversee campaign finance reporting requirements for political committees, political funds, and party units engaged in campaign activity; definition of committee amended for purposes of chapter 211A; and technical and conforming changes made.

HF3557 (Freiberg); Election administration provisions modified, voter registration requirements modified, voting instruction and sample ballot requirements amended, tabulation process and equipment requirements amended, notification timeline provided to counties amended, and vacancy in nomination process amended.
Amendment removing language relating to nominations/vacancies (to be posted)

HF3625 (Stephenson); Deep fake election crime modified, and convicted person disqualified from holding elected office.

Bills may be taken up in any order, added, or removed at the Chair’s discretion

If you would like to testify or provide handouts to the committee please email simon.brown@house.mn.gov no later than 5pm the night before. Anything sent to the CA will be posted publicly unless specifically asked otherwise.

For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov

If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form

To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 8:30:00 AM

Sustainable Infrastructure Policy

Chair: Rep. Erin Koegel
Location: State Office Building Room 10
Agenda:
1. HF 4025 (Koegel) Minnesota Advisory Council on Infrastructure established, office powers and duties specified, implementation provided, reports required, and money appropriated.

*Public testimony will be taken at this hearing. No formal action will be taken on this bill during this hearing.

Items may be taken up in any order, items may be added or removed at the chair's discretion.

HANDOUTS: Handouts in Word or PDF format should be emailed to the committee administrator by 10am the business day before the hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record.
TESTIFYING: The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. If you would like to testify, please email the committee administrator by 5pm the business day before the hearing.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Sustainable Infrastructure webpage.
LIVESTREAM: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov. To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the committee administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 8:30:00 AM

Workforce Development Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Jay Xiong
Location: 5 State Office Building
Agenda:
Presentations on Workforce Development and MN Nonprofits

Dr. Bruce Corrie
Sheila Olson, Chief Services & Programs Officer, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota
Julie Brekke, Executive Director, Hired
Mary Niedermeyer, CEO, CAPI
Jane Graupman, Executive Director, International Institute of Minnesota
Alexander Collins, Career and Workforce Development Manager, NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center, Inc
Garrett Backes, Senior Director of Advancement, Propel Nonprofits
Naima Farah, Capacity Building Director, Propel Nonprofits
Niila Hebert, Board Treasurer, Sweet Potato Comfort Pie

For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 10:30:00 AM

Economic Development Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Hodan Hassan
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
Presentations on Economic Development and MN BIPOC Business

Dr. Bruce Corrie
Gene Gelgelu, African Economic Development Solutions
Enrique Blanco, Interim Executive Director, Latino Economic Development Center
May Yer Thao, President & CEO, Hmong American Partnership
ThaoMee Xiong, Executive and Network Director, Coalition of Asian American Leaders (CAAL)

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 10:30:00 AM

Legacy Finance

Chair: Rep. Leon Lillie
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
Clean Water Council Presentations
*Items may be added to the agenda

This hearing may be viewed in person or via the House webcast schedule page

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 10:30:00 AM

Property Tax Division

Chair: Rep. Dave Lislegard
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
Local Aids (Local Government Aid/County Program Aid/Public Safety Aid) Implementation

The Property Tax Division will not meet on 2/28.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 1:00:00 PM

Capital Investment

Chair: Rep. Fue Lee
Location: Basement Hearing Room State Office Building
Agenda:
Federal IIJA Transportation related funding, MNDOT:
1) Airports
2) EV, buses, and ferries
3) Passenger and freight rail
4) Public transportation;
5) Roads, bridges, and major projects
6) Safety
ADDED: Ports and Waterways

This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 1:00:00 PM

Commerce Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Zack Stephenson
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
HF2309 (Elkins); Rights given to consumers regarding personal data, obligations placed on businesses regarding consumer data, and enforcement by attorney general provided.

HF2257 (Bahner); Minnesota Age-Appropriate Design Code Act created, obligations placed on businesses regarding children's consumer information, and attorney general enforcement provided.

HF3868 (Curran); Uniform Commercial Code amendments adopted to accommodate emerging technologies.

HF3777 (O’Driscoll); Persons 17 years of age permitted to serve alcoholic beverages.

Bills may be added, removed, or taken up in any order at the Chair's discretion

If you would like to testify or provide handouts to the committee please email simon.brown@house.mn.gov, preferably 24 hours prior to the hearing.

The hearing will be broadcast through House Information Services, for more information visit: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/hinfo/hinfo.asp

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 1:00:00 PM

Human Services Policy

Chair: Rep. Peter Fischer
Location: State Office Building Room 200
Agenda:
Items may be added

- HF3646 (Pinto) Technical recodification of statutes relating to the Department of Children, Youth, and Families, as prepared by the Office of the Revisor [This bill will be heard on an informational basis only, no votes will be taken at this meeting.]

- HF3987 (Fischer) Technical recodification of statutes relating to Direct Care and Treatment, as prepared by the Office of the Revisor

- HF3865 (Baker) Assertive community treatment provisions modified
a. Jinny Palen, Executive Director, Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health Programs
b. Ashley Kjos, Chief Executive Officer and Licensed Psychologist, Woodland Centers

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Testimony: Handouts, written testimony, and testifier requests must be in PDF format and emailed to the Committee Administrator Nick.Stumo-Langer@house.mn.gov by 8:30am the day of each hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record, and it may be posted to the committee webpage if received by the deadline. If bringing hard copies to the hearing, please bring 40 copies for members, staff, and the public.

This hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page. All events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 3:00:00 PM

Climate and Energy Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Patty Acomb
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
Presentation on Xcel Energy's Integrated Resource Plan & Natural Gas Innovation Plan
Presentation on CenterPoint Energy's Natural Gas Innovation Plan
*Items may be added to the agenda

This hearing may be viewed in person or via the House webcast schedule page

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 3:00:00 PM

Education Policy

Chair: Rep. Laurie Pryor
Location: Basement Hearing Room B2 of State Office Building
Agenda:
HF1242 (Rep. Baker) - School boards authorized to implement four-day school week programs without approval by commissioner of education, and rulemaking required.

Minnesota Department of Education Presentation - Computer Science Working Group Preliminary Report

HF3492 (Rep. L. Lee) - Computer science education advancement program established, rulemaking authorized, and money appropriated.

Agenda items may be added or changed.

Notes:
AMENDMENTS: Amendments must be emailed to the committee administrator by 12pm (Noon) Tuesday.

HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator before 4p.m., Tuesday. If you are bringing hard copies to the committee, please bring 40 copies and check-in with the committee administrator before distribution.

TESTIFYING: The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. Remote testimony is available upon request. Written testimony is encouraged and is accounted as official committee record - to be distributed to committee members and public. If you would like to testify or submit written testimony (PDF format), please email the committee administrator before 4p.m., Tuesday.

For any other questions or concerns, please reach out to the Committee Administrator at wilson.lee@house.mn.gov or 651-296-1913.
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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 3:00:00 PM

Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Rick Hansen
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
*Agenda Change: Bill Added.

HF3389 (Pursell) Subsurface drain tile installation and modification reporting required.
HF3385 (Pursell) Public waters definition modified.
*HF3200 (Jordan) Beverage container recycling refunds program established, civil and criminal penalties provided, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF3550 (Hansen) Watersheds, soil and water conservation districts, and wetland management provisions modified; wetland banking program and conservation easement programs modified; riparian protection and water quality jurisdiction clarified; control beaver damage grants eliminated; Board of Water and Soil Resources authority and duties modified; and money appropriated.

If you would like to sign up to testify or submit written testimony, please email Peter.Strohmeier@house.mn.gov by 5:00pm, Tuesday, February 20, 2024. Submitted written testimony is public and will be posted on the committee website and included in the committee record.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Wednesday, February 21, 2024, 2/21/2024 3:00:00 PM

Housing Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Michael Howard
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
HF3845 (Agbaje) Landlord and tenant provisions clarified, and service of summons and complaint modified.

HF3810 (Moller) Landlord prohibited from initiating an eviction action against a tenant who terminates a lease based on status as a crime victim, and expungements of eviction records modified.

HF2704 (Pérez-Vega) Tenant's right to organize and penalties for retaliation for tenant organization provided.

HF3917 (Hassan) Clarifying tenant's rights to contact emergency services.

All agenda items subject to change at the discretion of the Chair.

TESTIMONY: If you would like to testify or provide handouts to the committee please email jack.dockendorf@house.mn.gov no later than 5pm the day before the hearing. Written testimony received after this time may not be included in members' packets.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Housing Finance and Policy Committee webpage.

ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access. If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator, Jack Dockendorf (jack.dockendorf@house.mn.gov).

LIVESTREAM: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Chair: Rep. Hodan Hassan
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
HF3681 (Kotyza-Witthuhn) Child care tax data; program to assist families with cost of child care established, disclosure of tax return information for purposes of verifying eligibility for early child care and learning benefits programs authorized, and money appropriated.

Office of Child Care Community Partnerships 2023 Annual Report from Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)

*Agenda Items may be changed or added


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MATERIALS: Presenters or members of the public are encouraged to provide all materials to be offered in Committee to the CA at least 24 hours in advance of the hearing. Distribution of such materials is subject to approval by the Chair; a copy will be kept by Committee staff. These materials should be in accessible (Optical Character Recognition) format for posting to the committee webpage; contact the Committee Administrator for more information about acceptable electronic formats.

TESTIMONY: Bill authors must arrange their own testifiers and provide each testifier’s name, position title, and email address to the CA 24 hours in advance of the hearing. Written testimony is also encouraged and will be posted on the committee webpage prior to the meeting.

AMENDMENTS: All amendments that are substantive must be given to the CA by 1:00 PM on the day prior to the committee hearing. This deadline may be waived at the discretion of the Chair.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Chair: Rep. Hodan Hassan
Location: Room 200, State Office Building
Agenda:
HF 3681 (Kotyza-Witthuhn) Child care tax data; program to assist families with cost of child care established, disclosure of tax return information for purposes of verifying eligibility for early child care and learning benefits programs authorized, and money appropriated.

Office of Child Care Community Partnerships 2023 Annual Report from Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 8:30:00 AM

Judiciary Finance and Civil Law

Chair: Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn
Location: State Office Building Room 5
Agenda:
1. HF 3309 (Frazier) Uniform Public Expression Protection Act proposed for adoption by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws enacted.
2. HF 3509 (Moller) Domestic abuse advocates prohibited from disclosing information.
3. HF 3589 (Agbaje) In rem jurisdiction clarified for judicial proceedings.
4. HF 3925 (Feist) Property insurance provided for grantee beneficiaries of transfer on death deeds; and technical, clarifying, and conforming changes to transfer on death deeds made.
5. HF 3607 (Finke) Public defender law modified, payment by defendant for public defender services removed, ad hoc Board of Public Defense removed, conditions of the positions of public defenders amended, and money appropriated.
6. HF 3483 (Feist) Guardian immunity amended, guardianship task force created, and report required.

Committee discussion of all bills will be limited to the provisions within the jurisdiction of the Judiciary Finance and Civil Law Committee. Items may be taken up in any order, items may be added or removed at the chair's discretion.

HANDOUTS: Handouts in Word or PDF format should be emailed to the committee administrator by 10am the business day before the hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record. It will be posted to the committee webpage if received by deadline.
TESTIFYING: The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair, and is subject to change. If you would like to testify, please email the committee administrator by 5pm the business day before the hearing.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Judiciary Finance and Civil Law webpage.
LIVESTREAM: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov. To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the committee administrator as soon as possible.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 8:30:00 AM

State and Local Government Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Ginny Klevorn
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
No hearing Feb. 22, 2024.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 8:30:00 AM

Transportation Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Frank Hornstein
Location: Basement Hearing Room
Agenda:
(Informational hearing only):
• February 20, 2023 hearing minutes
• Presentations on potential future I-94 corridor projects from MnDOT, Our Streets, and Reconnect Rondo

Agenda items may be added or changed.

Notes:
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• For questions about the agenda or the committee, please contact the Committee Administrator, Matt Baumann, at matt.baumann@house.mn.gov or 651-296-3208.

Public Testimony:
Handouts, written testimony, and testifier requests must be in PDF format and emailed to the Committee Administrator matt.baumann@house.mn.gov by 2:00 PM the day before each hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record, and it may be posted to the committee webpage if received by the deadline. If bringing hard copies to the hearing, please bring 40 copies for members, staff, and the public.

This hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page. All events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions

Please note that this list serv notification email is not monitored. If you wish to reply, please email me directly at: matt.baumann@house.mn.gov


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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 10:30:00 AM

Education Finance

Chair: Rep. Cheryl Youakim
Location: Basement Hearing Room, State Office Building
Agenda:
Approval of the Minutes from February 20th, 2024
HF 3722 (Hicks) Grant application process for P-TECH program clarified.
HF 2764 (Norris) Approved recovery program grant amounts increased, and money appropriated.
HF 3534 (Sencer-Mura) Minnesota Youth Council grant activities authorized, and money appropriated.
HF 3535 (Sencer-Mura) Minnesota Alliance With Youth Promise Fellow program grant authorized, and money appropriated.

Agenda items may be added or changed.

Notes:
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o For questions about the agenda or the committee, please contact the Committee Administrator, Polly Cerkvenik, at polly.cerkvenik@house.mn.gov or 651-296-5524.

Public Testimony:
o If you are interested in providing testimony on the scheduled please contact the committee administrator at: polly.cerkvenik@house.mn.gov no later than 2pm on Wednesday, February 21st. Written testimony is encouraged. Testimony may be limited.
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 10:30:00 AM

Health Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Tina Liebling
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
HF2509 (Huot): Transfer care specialists authorized to remove dead human bodies from place of death, registration of transfer care specialists by commissioner of health provided, and mortuary science fee added.

HF1228 (Huot): Veterinary technicians, practice of veterinary technology, and unlicensed veterinary employees regulated.

HF1817 (Huot): Veterinary medicine licensing amended for University of Minnesota employees.

HF2111 (Huot): Licensure by credentials requirements modified for dental assistants.

HF2743 (Agbaje): Licensure for clinical art therapists established, and fees and civil penalties imposed.

HF3387 (Her): Licensed traditional midwife authority clarified to obtain, possess, and administer drugs, supplies, and devices.

HF3494 (Bahner): Additional collaboration requirements for physician assistants removed to provide ongoing psychiatric treatment for children with emotional disturbance and adults with serious mental illness.

PUBLIC TESTIMONY: If you would like to submit written testimony or sign up to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator at Josh.Sande@house.mn.gov. Testifiers must sign up to testify by contacting the Committee Administrator by 5pm the day prior to the hearing. Public testimony may be limited as time allows. Written testimony is encouraged, and should also be submitted by 5pm the day prior, in Word or PDF format. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record. It may be posted to the committee webpage.

This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 10:30:00 AM

Higher Education Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Gene Pelowski, Jr.
Location: Room 10
Agenda:
Presentation from the University of Minnesota on its budget, the 2023-2024 academic year, and its 2024 Capital Investment request.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 10:30:00 AM

Public Safety Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Kelly Moller
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
HF 3369 (Long) Probation length limit for attempted crimes established.

HF 3812 (Acomb) Immunity provided for individuals assisting another to seek medical assistance for drug-related overdose.

HF 3620 (Moller) Grant eligibility requirements for sexual assault prevention amended.

HF 3958 (Frazier) Process by which complaints received by Peace Officer Standards and Training Board are investigated clarified.

HF 3937 (Curran) State correctional facilities security audit group membership and meetings modified.

* HF 3489 (Frazier) School Resource Officers; public safety provided, grounds for use of reasonable force in schools modified, school resource officer duties defined and minimum training requirements established, school resource officer model policy development required, and money appropriated. RESCHEDULED FROM Feb. 20th.

*Public Testimony on HF 3489 was taken on Feb. 13th. We will not be taking additional public testimony. Written testimony will still be permitted and must be submitted to the Committee Administrator, ellen.mcdaniel@house.mn.gov by 12:00 PM, Wednesday, Feb. 21st.

Items may be added or removed at the Chair’s discretion.

This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page. All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 1:00:00 PM

Agriculture Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Samantha Vang
Location: Basement Hearing Room
Agenda:
Presentations on nitrates in soil:
Minnesota Department of Agriculture
University of Minnesota: Dr. Carl Rosen, Professor, Department of Soil, Water, and Climate

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HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator by 12 p.m. (noon) the business day before the hearing.  If you are bringing hard copies, bring 40 copies.  Note: submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record.  It may be posted to the committee webpage if received by deadline.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Agriculture Finance and Policy webpage.
VIEWING: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page.  All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.  If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator.
*Agenda items (including bills) may be added or removed, and/or order may change.
Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 1:00:00 PM

Human Services Finance

Chair: Rep. Mohamud Noor
Location: Room 200
Agenda:
I. Presentation from the Office of Addiction And Recovery.

II. HF2000 (Stephenson) - Sports betting authorized and provided, licenses established, local restrictions prohibited, sports betting taxation provided, civil and criminal penalties provided, amateur sports grants provided, reports required, and money appropriated.*

*Committee discussion of HF2000 will be limited to the following provisions within the jurisdiction of the Human Services Finance Committee:
- Article 2, Section 2, Subdivision 7
- Article 4, Section 2

**Agenda items may be added or removed.

HANDOUTS: All handouts must be provided electronically to the Committee Administrator and Committee Legislative Assistant at least 12 hours prior to the start of a committee meeting. Handouts should be in accessible (Optical Character Recognition) format for posting to the committee webpage. Contact the Committee Administrator at sean.herring@house.mn.gov to submit handouts or for more information about acceptable electronic formats.

TESTIFYING: In-person public testimony will be taken as time allows. Testifiers must contact the Committee Administrator at sean.herring@house.mn.gov by 5pm the day prior to the hearing in order to sign up to testify. Written testimony is encouraged and will be posted on the committee webpage.

DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Human Services Finance webpage.

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Bills Added
Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 1:00:00 PM

Labor and Industry Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Michael Nelson
Location: 10 State Office Building
Agenda:
HF 3882 (Olson, L) Earned sick and safe time modified, and rulemaking authorized
HF 3442 (Berg) Commissioner directed to develop a poster regarding employees' rights.

*Other Bills May Be Added*

If you would like to testify or provide written materials, please contact Travis Reese at travis.reese@house.mn.gov by 5pm on Wednesday, February 21, 2024

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Bills Removed
Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/22/2024 1:00:00 PM

Taxes

Chair: Rep. Aisha Gomez
Location: Room 5
Agenda:
Renter's Credit

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Thursday, February 22, 2024, 2/19/2024 3:30:00 PM

Floor Session

Location: House Floor
Agenda:
THE HOUSE MEETS IN SESSION
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Monday, February 26, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Chair: Rep. Kaohly Vang Her
Location: 120 State Capitol
Agenda:
  1. Approval of February 19, 2024, meeting minutes
  2. Approval of firefighter relief association actuarial assumption changes
    • Motion LCPR24-M3: Brooklyn Center Firefighters' Relief Association
    • Motion LCPR24-M4: Chaska Fire Department Relief Association
    • Motion LCPR24-M5: Minnetonka Firemen's Relief Association
  3. HF 3636 (Cha); SF 3574 (Pappas): State Auditor's 2024 Volunteer Fire Relief Association Working Group bill
  4. Report on the Statewide Volunteer Firefighter Plan (PERA SVF) Incentive Program
    • Presenter:   Doug Anderson, Executive Director, Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)
  5. HF xxxx; SF xxxx (Nelson), Revisor #24-07097: Public Employees Police and Fire Retirement Plan (PERA P&F); Revising eligibility for firefighters
  6. HF xxxx; SF xxxx (Rasmusson), LCPR24-010: Public Employees Retirement Association Statewide Volunteer Firefighter Plan (PERA SVF); Adding a defined contribution plan and making administrative changes

PUBLIC VIEWING INFORMATION:  This meeting will be streamed live by the House (webcast schedule).

TESTIFYING: To testify or submit written testimony on an agenda item, please contact the Commission staff at lisa.diesslin@lcpr.mn.gov by 12:00 noon on Thursday, February 22, identifying the specific item on which you would like to testify.  Testimony is limited to the items listed on the agenda. The number of testifiers and length of time permitted is at the discretion of the chair and is subject to change.

ACCESSIBILITY/ACCOMMODATION: To comment on digital accessibility to meeting information, please submit comments using the Accessibility Comment Form. To request an accommodation, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov.

MEETING DOCUMENTS will be also be posted on the Commission meeting page as soon as they are available.

Monday, February 26, 2024, 2/26/2024 1:00:00 PM

Human Services Policy

Chair: Rep. Peter Fischer
Location: State Office Building, Room 200
Agenda:
Items may be added

- HF3646 (Pinto) Technical recodification of statutes relating to the Department of Children, Youth, and Families, as prepared by the Office of the Revisor Action will be taken on the First Engrossment once it is referred

- HF3711 (Hicks) Modifying home and community-based services standards for out-of-home respite services for children

- HF3938 (Curran) Residential programs licensing and zoning requirements modified

- HF3835 (Frederick) Commissioner of human services directed to authorize indirect billing for individualized home supports.
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Testimony: Handouts, written testimony, and testifier requests must be in PDF format and emailed to the Committee Administrator Nick.Stumo-Langer@house.mn.gov by 8:30am the day of each hearing. Submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record, and it may be posted to the committee webpage if received by the deadline. If bringing hard copies to the hearing, please bring 40 copies for members, staff, and the public.

This hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page. All events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.

Accommodations:
- To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov.
- If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send you comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
- To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.
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Thursday, February 29, 2024, 2/29/2024 1:00:00 PM

Agriculture Finance and Policy

Chair: Rep. Samantha Vang
Location: Basement Hearing Room
Agenda:
Minnesota Future Farmers of America: Tyler Ratka, State Vice-President, ROCORI; and Alison Murrell, State Secretary, Braham
Presentation on nitrates in soil:
Freshwater Society
Land Stewardship Project
Friends of the Mississippi River
Minnesota Farmers Union
Minnesota Farm Bureau
Minnesota Corn Growers Association
Minnesota Pork Producers Association
Minnesota Milk Producers Association
Minnesota Crop Production Retailers Association

o For further information on accommodations, please visit FAQs for Disability Access or contact the LCC Accessibility Coordinator at accessibility.coordinator@lcc.mn.gov
o If you are having accessibility or usability problems with any Minnesota Legislative website or software, please send your comments to the Accessibility & Usability Comment Form
o To request legislative services for American Sign Language (ASL), Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) closed captioning services, or live language interpretation services for Hmong, Somali, or Spanish speakers to testify, please contact the Committee Administrator as soon as possible.

HANDOUTS: Handouts MUST BE IN PDF FORMAT and emailed to the committee administrator by 12 p.m. (noon) the business day before the hearing.  If you are bringing hard copies, bring 40 copies.  Note: submitted written testimony is public and will be included in the official committee record.  It may be posted to the committee webpage if received by deadline.
DOCUMENTS: Meeting documents may be found on the Agriculture Finance and Policy webpage.
VIEWING: This hearing may be viewed on the House webcast schedule page.  All video events are closed captioned with automatically generated captions.
ACCESSIBILITY: To learn more about requesting an accommodation, please visit the FAQs for Disability Access.  If you have further questions on accommodations or accessibility, please contact the Committee Administrator.
*Agenda items (including bills) may be added or removed, and/or order may change.
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Monday, March 4, 2024, 2/20/2024 8:30:00 AM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Chair: Rep. Kaohly Vang Her
Location: 120 State Capitol
Agenda:

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