STATE OF MINNESOTA EIGHTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Albright began the meeting at 1:04 PM on February 16, 2017, in Room 200 of the State Office Building. A quorum was not present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
DEAN, Matt, Chair
ALBRIGHT, Tony, Vice Chair
MURPHY, Erin, DFL Lead
At 1:05 PM, a quorum was present and Representative Albright officially called the meeting to order.
Rep. Heintzeman moved the minutes of February 15, 2017 for approval. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The committee heard a presentation from the Minnesota Rural Health Association on “The State of Minnesota Rural Health 2017.” Those that presented were:
Steve Gottwalt, Executive Director, Minnesota Rural Health Association
Todd Lemke, Centra care Health System, Paynesville and President of Minnesota Rural Health Association Board
Mark Schoenbaum, Director, Minnesota Department of Health Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
HF 1061 (ZERWAS) HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES AND INCENTIVE POOL FUNDING PROVIDED
Representative Zerwas moved HF 1061 be laid over for possible Inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.
Testifiers in Favor:
Lynn Noren, Rise, Inc. and MOHR
HF 1061 was laid over for possible inclusion in the Health and Human Services Omnibus bill.
The meeting was adjourned at 1:50 PM.
Representative Tony Albright, Vice Chair
Shiloh Larson, Committee Legislative Assistant