STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY FOURTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS
Representative Loren Solberg, Chair of the Committee on Ways and Means, called the meeting to order on Thursday, December 3, 2009 in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Ways and Means Members present:
Solberg, Loren - Chair
Faust, Tim – Vice Chair
Holberg, Mary Liz – GOP Lead
Ways and Means Members Excused: Huntley, Murphy M., Otremba, Swails
A quorum was present.
Representative Mahoney moved to adopt the minutes of the May 14, 2009 as presented.
THE MOTION PREVAILED
Presenting the 2009 November Forecast were:
Dr. Tom Stinson, State Economist
Tom Hanson, Commissioner MN Management & Budget
James Schowalter, State Budget Director
Kristin Dibdal, MMB relating to MN Care & GAMC questions
A subcommittee addressing the issue of establishing a policy relating to ordering fiscal notes was established. Members are: Rep. Abeler, Rep. Hoppe, Rep. Carlson (ex-officio), Rep. Huntley, Rep. Kahn (Chair), Rep. Rudd, Rep. Scalze, Rep. Solberg (ex-officio), Rep. Holberg (ex-officio)
The Committee adjourned at 11:10 AM.
REP. LOREN SOLBERG, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant