STATE OF MINNESOTA EIGHTEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-THIRD SESSION
TAXES COMMITTEE MINUTES
Representative Matt Norris, Vice Chair of the Committee on Taxes, called the meeting to order at 1:05 PM on March 1, 2023 in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
GOMEZ, Aisha, Chair
NORRIS, Matt, Vice Chair
DAVIDS, Greg, Minority Lead
A quorum was present.
Representative Smith moved the minutes of February 28, 2023. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
HF1938 (Gomez) Individual income and corporate franchise taxes, sales and use taxes, property taxes, local government aids, and other miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions modified; income tax additions, subtractions, and credits modified; taxes on capital gains modified; child tax credit proposed; advance on payment and one-time refundable tax credit proposed; cannabis-related sales and use tax provisions modified; sales tax exemption for entities proposed; eligibility for property tax programs modified; formula modified and definitions for calculation of local government aids added; new forms of local government aids proposed; and money appropriated.
Vice Chair Norris moved that HF1938, as previously presented to the committee and amended on February 28, 2023 and March 1, 2023, be laid over for possible inclusion in the Taxes Omnibus bill.
Chair Gomez presented HF1938, as amended.
Testifying on HF1938, as amended:
• Bradley Peterson, Executive Director, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
• Ryan Hamilton, Government Relations Associate, Minnesota Catholic Conference
• John Thorson, Legislative Director, Laborers' International Union of North America (LIUNA) North Dakota and Minnesota
• Eric Harris Bernstein, Coalition Director, We Make Minnesota
• Paul Marquart, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Revenue
Representative Swedzinski moved the H1938A1 amendment.
Representative Swedzinski withdrew the H1938A1 amendment.
Representative Swedzinski moved the H1938A2 amendment.
Representative Swedzinski withdrew the H1938A2 amendment.
Vice Chair Norris renewed the motion that HF1938, as amended, be laid over for possible inclusion in the Taxes Omnibus bill. The bill was laid over.
The meeting adjourned at 2:31 PM.
Representative Aisha-Gomez, Chair
Lauren Sabes, Committee Legislative Assistant