STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance
Representative Fabian, Chair of the Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 8:16 AM on April 11, 2018, in Hearing Room 5 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
FABIAN, Dan, Chair JOHNSON, Brian
HEINTZEMAN, Josh, Vice Chair JOHNSON, Clark
HANSEN, Rick LAYMAN, Sandy
BACKER, Jeff LUECK, Dale
BECKER-FINN, Jamie METSA, Jason
BLISS, Matt NEWBERGER, Jim
CLARK, Karen POSTON, John
ECKLUND, Rob SUNDIN, Mike
FISCHER, Peter SWEDZINSKI, Chris
GREEN, Steve TORKELSON, Paul
HOPPE, Joe UGLEM, Mark
HORNSTEIN, Frank WAGENIUS, Jean
Representative Clark Johnson moved the approval of the April 10, 2018, minutes. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF3216 (Schomacker) Ban on open-air swine basins clarified to exclude truck washes.
Representative Fabian moved HF3216 be laid over for possible inclusion in a future bill.
Representative Fabian laid over HF3216 for possible inclusion in a future bill.
HF4070 (Fabian) County interim permitting of existing demolition debris land disposal facilities allowed until a new permit is issued under revised rules.
Representative Fabian moved HF4070 be laid over for possible inclusion in a future bill.
Representative Fabian moved the HF4070DE-2 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Roger Schroeder, Environmental Administrator, Lyon County
Dave Benke, Resource Management and Assistance Division Director, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Kirk Koudelka, Assistant Commissioner for Land Policy, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Heidi Kroening, Solid Waste Management Unit, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Representative Fabian laid over HF4070, as amended, for possible inclusion in a future bill.
HF3679 (Green) State required to cover costs of wells.
Representative Fabian moved HF3679 be laid over for possible inclusion in a future bill.
Representative Fabian moved the H3679A-3 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Bruce Kleven, Irrigators Association of Minnesota
Alan Peterson, President, Irrigators Association of Minnesota
Jason Moeckel, Ecological and Water Resources Section Manager, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Representative Hansen moved the H3679A-2 amendment.
Representative Fabian ruled the amendment out of order.
Representative Hansen moved to reconsider the ruling. BY RULE, THE CHAIR’S RULING MAY NOT BE APPEALED. THE AMENDMENT WAS RULED OUT OF ORDER.
Representative Fabian laid over HF3679, as amended, for possible inclusion in a future bill.
The meeting was adjourned at 10:00 AM.
Representative Dan Fabian, Chair
Karen Johnson, Committee Legislative Assistant