Journal of the House - 111th Day - Tuesday, May 14, 2002 - Top of Page 8283





Saint Paul, Minnesota, Tuesday, May 14, 2002

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The House of Representatives convened at 8:00 a.m. and was called to order by Steve Sviggum, Speaker of the House.

Prayer was offered by the Reverend Lonnie E. Titus, House Chaplain.

The members of the House gave the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.

The roll was called and the following members were present:

Abeler Dorman Hilty Leighton Osskopp Solberg
Abrams Dorn Holberg Lenczewski Osthoff Stanek
Anderson, I. Eastlund Holsten Leppik Otremba Stang
Bernardy Entenza Howes Lieder Ozment Swapinski
Biernat Erhardt Huntley Lindner Paulsen Swenson
Bishop Erickson Jacobson Lipman Pawlenty Sykora
Blaine Evans Jaros Mahoney Pelowski Thompson
Boudreau Finseth Jennings Mares Penas Tingelstad
Bradley Folliard Johnson, J. Marko Peterson Tuma
Buesgens Fuller Johnson, R. Marquart Pugh Vandeveer
Carlson Gerlach Johnson, S. McElroy Rhodes Walz
Cassell Gleason Jordan McGuire Rifenberg Wasiluk
Clark, J. Goodno Juhnke Milbert Rukavina Westerberg
Clark, K. Goodwin Kalis Molnau Ruth Westrom
Daggett Greiling Kelliher Mulder Schumacher Wilkin
Davids Gunther Kielkucki Mullery Seagren Winter
Davnie Haas Knoblach Murphy Seifert Wolf
Dawkins Hackbarth Koskinen Ness Skoe Spk. Sviggum
Dehler Harder Kubly Nornes Skoglund
Dempsey Hausman Kuisle Olson Slawik
Dibble Hilstrom Larson Opatz Smith

A quorum was present.

Anderson, B.; Bakk; Gray; Kahn; Krinkie; Mariani; Paymar; Sertich; Wagenius; Walker and Workman were excused.

The Chief Clerk proceeded to read the Journal of the preceding day. Osskopp moved that further reading of the Journal be suspended and that the Journal be approved as corrected by the Chief Clerk. The motion prevailed.

Journal of the House - 111th Day - Tuesday, May 14, 2002 - Top of Page 8284


The following House Files were introduced:

Clark, K.; Kelliher and Dawkins introduced:

H. F. No. 3729, A resolution memorializing the Governor to convey the concerns of the people of Minnesota regarding human rights abuses committed by the government of the People's Republic of China.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Policy.

Clark, K., and Gray introduced:

H. F. No. 3730, A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; permitting consideration of consumer lending practices in designation of depositories of public funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 9.031, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Jobs and Economic Development.

Mullery introduced:

H. F. No. 3731, A bill for an act relating to taxation; imposing a special tax on gain on certain sales or exchanges of franchises; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Molnau moved that the House recess subject to the call of the Chair. The motion prevailed.



The House reconvened and was called to order by Speaker pro tempore Abrams.


The Speaker announced the following change in membership of the Conference Committee on H. F. No. 3270:

Delete the name of Cassell and add the name of Seagren.


Seifert moved that when the House adjourns today it adjourn until 8:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2002. The motion prevailed.

Seifert moved that the House adjourn. The motion prevailed, and Speaker pro tempore Abrams declared the House stands adjourned until 8:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2002.

Edward A. Burdick, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives