STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION
JOB GROWTH & ENERGY AFFORDABILITY
POLICY & FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair of the Job Growth & Energy Affordability Policy & Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 3:00 PM on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was not present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
WAGENIUS, Jean ANDERSON, Paul
MAYE QUADE, Erin
A quorum was present at 3:02 PM.
Representative Anderson moved the minutes of January 25, 2017 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF310 (Olson) Duluth; steam plant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. The bill was laid over for possible inclusion in a later bill.
Representative Garofalo moved HF310 be laid over for possible inclusion in a later bill.
Emily Larson, Mayor, City of Duluth; David Montgomery, Chief Administrative Officer, City of Duluth; James Green, General Manager, Duluth Energy Systems; testified on HF310.
The committee had an informational hearing on base budget oversight and program outcomes. The following individuals presented:
Jeff Freeman, Director, Public Facilities Authority.
Josh Tilsen, Commissioner, Bureau of Mediation Services.
The meeting was adjourned at 4:25 PM.
Representative Pat Garofalo, Chair
Meagan Rice, Committee Legislative Assistant