STATE OF MINNESOTA NINTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION
HOUSING POLICY AND FINANCE AND PUBLIC HEALTH FINANCE
Representative Karen Clark, Chair, called the ninth meeting to order at 10:02 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2007 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
CLARK, Karen, Chair
KRANZ, Scott, Vice-Chair
PETERSON, Neil W.
Representative Clark called the meeting to order at 10:02 a.m.
A quorum was present.
Representative Clark announced the establishment of a subcommittee on Environmental Justice and Healthy Housing, to be chaired by Representative Tschumper.
Representative Tschumper moved that the minutes of February 6 and February 7. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Representative Kranz assumed the gavel at 10:05
Representative Clark moved that HF 537 be laid over by the committee for inclusion in the omnibus bill.
HF 537 (Clark) Runaway and Homeless Youth Act modified, and money appropriated.
Representative Clark presented the bill to the committee.
Testifying in support of HF 537:
Monica Nilsson, Bridge for Homeless Youth, Minneapolis
Stacy Pederson, Catholic Charities, St. Cloud
Teana Collins, Peer Outreach Worker, Safe Zone, St. Paul
Amanda Danielson, Peer Outreach Worker, Safe Zone, St. Paul
Kirsten Anderson-Stembridge, Lutheran Social Services
Michael Dahl, MN Coalition for the Homeless
Representative Clark renewed her motion to layover HF 537 for inclusion in the omnibus bill. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Commissioner Tim Marx, Minnesota Housing Finance Agency, presented the Governor's Budget Recommendations.
The meeting was adjourned at 11:31 a.m.
Karen Clark, Chair
Lauren Benditt, Committee Legislative Assistant