STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS & ELECTIONS POLICY
Representative O’Driscoll, Chair of the Government Operations and Elections Policy, began the meeting at 10:15AM on January 31st, 2017, in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
O’DRISCOLL, Tim - Chair
PUGH, Cindy - Vice Chair
Chair O’Driscoll began the meeting to at 10:15AM. A quorum was present.
Representative Freiberg moved to approve the minutes of January 19th, 2017. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF409 (Albright) Long-term equity investment authority provided.
Chair O’Driscoll moved HF409 come before the committee.
Chair O’Driscoll moved HF409A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
Representative Albright testified on HF409.
The following testified on HF409:
Keith Carlson, Minnesota Inter-county Association,
Gary Carlson, League of Minnesota Cities,
Bob Bendzick, Olmsted County Finance Director,
Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities.
Chair O’Driscoll moved that HF409, as amended, be re-referred to the committee on State Government Finance. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF330 (Nash) Interim ordinance imposition two-thirds vote required, and public hearing after ten-day notice before imposing an interim ordinance related to housing required.
Representative Nash moved that HF330 come before the committee.
Representative Nash testified on HF330.
Representative Nash moved the HF330A1 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED.
The following testified on HF330:
Peter Coyle, Builders Association of the Twin Cities
Remi Stone, Executive Vice President, Builders Association of Minnesota
Ryan Hamilton, Associate Legal Counsel, Minnesota Realtors Association
Tom Grundhoeffer, General Counsel, League of Minnesota Cities
Bobby King, Policy Program Director, Land Stewardship Project
James Vagle, Public Policy Director, Builders Association of the Twin Cities
Representative Freiberg moved the HF330A2 amendment.
Representative Freiberg requested a roll call on the HF330A2 amendment. The results is as follows:
FREIBERG, Mike O’DRISCOLL, Tim
HALVERSON, Laurie PUGH, Cindy
LEE, Fue BLISS, Matt
MASIN, Sandra FENTON, Kelly
NELSON, Michael JESSUP, Randy
SANDSTEDE, Julie NASH, Jim
YOUAKIM, Cheryl PETERSON, Roz
On a vote of 7 Ayes and 11 Nays, THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.
Representative Freiberg moved the HF330A3 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS NOT ADOPTED.
Representative Nash moved that HF330, as amended, be re-referred to the general register.
Representative Freiberg requested a roll call on the motion to re-refer HF330, as amended, to the general register. The results is as follows:
O’DRISCOLL, Tim FREIBERG, Mike
PUGH, Cindy HALVERSON, Laurie
BLISS, Matt LEE, Fue
FENTON, Kelly MASIN, Sandra
JESSUP, Randy SANDSTEDE, Julie
NASH, Jim YOUAKIM, Cheryl
On a vote of 12 Ayes and 6 Nays THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The meeting was adjourned at 11:42AM.
Representative Tim O’Driscoll, Chair
Steve Barthel, Committee Legislative Assistant