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Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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The Senate publishes a schedule of Senate committee hearings and floor sessions. The schedule is continually updated.

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Tuesday, January 22, 2013  
12 Noon  
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

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12:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Committee on Environment and Energy
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. John Marty
12:30 PM or 15 Minutes After Session
Room 107 Capitol

This will be the first of two hearings on the impact of climate change in Minnesota.
Climate Change Science
     Presentations by:
     * Dr. Mark Seeley, Department of Soil, Water and Climate, University of Minnesota
     * Paul Douglas, meteorologist and entrepreur
     * Dr. John Abraham, thermo-dynamics expert, School of Engineering, University of St. Thomas
Climate Change in Minnesota
     Presentations by:
     * Dr. Peter Reich, Regents Professor, Department of Forest Resources, University of Minnesota
     * Bob Johnson, President, Insurance Federation of Minnesota
     * J. Drake Hamilton, Science Policy Director, Fresh Energy
     * Will Steger,Polar Explorer

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Committee on Judiciary
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Ron Latz
12:30 PM
Room 15 Capitol

* Please note the later committee time
S.F. 1 Lourey Agenda: Minnesota Insurance Marketplace Act Discussion and testimony will be limited to the sections of the bill relating to Judiciary Committee jurisdiction.

2:15 p.m.  
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Regent Candidate Advisory Council - Regent Candidate Orientation
Chair: Jim Erickson
2:15 p.m.
Room 400S State Office Building

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2:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Legislative Coordinating Commission
Chair: Speaker Paul Thissen
2:30 p.m.
Room 500N State Office Building

1. Review/approve minutes from June 14, 2012
2. Review/approve resolutions establishing subcommittees
• LCC Subcommittee on Employee Relations
• LCC Subcommittee on Administrative Rules
3. Review/approve salary roster
4. Review/approve proposed changes to the Legislative Plan for Employee Benefits and Policies

3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff
03:00 PM
Room 123 Capitol
Overview - Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
     Presented by Chancellor Steven Rosenstone and Trustee Tom Renier

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
State Departments and Veterans Division
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Chair: Sen. Tom Saxhaug
03:00 PM
Room 107 Capitol
Jurisdiction overview by Senate Staff - except Veterans and Revenue Departments
Office of the Secretary of State Overview
Office of Enterprise Technology - MN.IT presentation


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