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Tuesday, February 20, 2007

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Tuesday, February 20, 2007  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
***Revision 3: Agenda change***
Committee on Taxes
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Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
8:30 a.m.
Room 15 Capitol

***SF 495 removed***
Agenda: 
S.F. 454 Murphy Income tax subtraction for military compensation out of state active military duty clarification.
S.F. 692 Lourey, T. Cloquet sales and use and motor vehicle sales taxes imposition and bonding authority.
S.F. 1035 Erickson Ropes Winona sales and use tax imposition and bonds issuance authority.
S.F. 512 Sheran North Mankato sales and use tax imposition and bonding authority.
S.F. 109 Olseen Taylors Falls border city development zones designation authority.
S.F. 577 Bonoff Sales tax exemption for Minnetonka water treatment facility construction materials, supplies and equipment.
S.F. 392 Bakk Town of Crane Lake certificates of indebtedness issuance authorization.

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
E-12 Education Budget Division
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Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
8:30 a.m.
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 327 Vickerman Jackson County Central SD fund transfer.
S.F. 42 Frederickson Comfrey fund transfer.
S.F. 151 Frederickson Red Rock Central fund transfer.
S.F. 110 Betzold Spring Lake Park Lease levy exception.
S.F. 161 Kubly Lac qui Parle Valley Severance Levy.
S.F. 271 Betzold Fridley levy.
S.F. 790 Wergin ISD 480 Onamia - authorizing a levy.
S.F. 568 Lynch Independent school district #535, Rochester; levy certification date extension.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Health and Human Services Budget Division
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Chair: Sen. Linda Berglin
9 a.m.
Room 123 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 509 Lynch Health department heart disease and stroke prevention appropriation.
S.F. 343 Moua Ramsey county mothers first program appropriation.
S.F. 314 Moua Senior nutrition programs funding restoration and targeted grants.

 
12:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection
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Chair: Sen. Linda Scheid
12:30 p.m.
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2 Berglin Health care access provisions and modifications; universal health care coverage; electronic health records system.

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Joint Meeting: Transportation Budget and Policy Division and the House Transportation Finance Division
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Chair: Sen. Steve Murphy
12:30 p.m.
Room 15 Capitol

Due to the interest in the committee hearing, the Senate Sergeant at Arms will be issuing tickets at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. Others may view the hearing on TV's set up in the Capitol Cafeteria or Room 318 of the Capitol.
Agenda: 
Discussion of federal and state transportation funding with Congressman James Oberstar, Chair of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Budget Division
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Chair: Sen. Ellen R. Anderson
12:30 p.m.
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
Budget Overview: Pollution Control Agency

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Higher Education Budget and Policy Division
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Chair: Sen. Sandra L. Pappas
12:30 p.m.
Room 123 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 575 Robling Family practice residency programs (Article 1, Sec.3, Subd.15; Article 1, Sec.5, Subd. 5b; Article 1, Sec.6); Article 1; Article 2; Article 6.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications
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Chair: Sen. Yvonne Prettner Solon
3 p.m.
Room 123 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 145 Prettner Solon Article 5 of the Governor's Next Generation Energy Act of 2007.
S.F. 192 Anderson Global Warming Mitigation Act of 2007.
Testimony on Climate Change and Global Warming Bills

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Committee on Agriculture and Veterans
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Chair: Sen. Jim Vickerman
3 p.m.
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 480 Kubly Bioenergy initiatives, bond issue and appropriations.

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Committee on Judiciary
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Chair: Sen. Mee Moua
3 p.m.
Room 112 Capitol

Any bills not heard during allotted time will be heard on Thursday, February 22, 2007.
Agenda: 
CriMNet presentation of report recommendations on Background Checks and Expungments
Minnesota Department of Public Safety presentation of report on Collateral Consequences
S.F. 685 Betzold Criminal records expungement provisions modification.
S.F. 279 Moua Criminal and juvenile justice information policy group automatic sealing of arrest records study; collateral sanctions committee establishment, study and report requirements.
S.F. 294 Ortman Criminal records expungement provisions restructuring and recodification.

 
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
***Revision 1: Room change***
Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on Committees
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Chair: Sen. Lawrence J. Pogemiller
3 p.m.
Room 125 Capitol
Agenda: 
Legislative Commission Appointments
Discussion on Legislative Commission on Health Care Access
Discussion on Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement
Discussion on Legislative Coordinating Commission
Discussion on Electrical Energy Task Force
Discussion on other appointments

 
3:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
***Revision 2: Room change***
Committee on Rules and Administration
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Chair: Sen. Lawrence J. Pogemiller
3:30 p.m.
Room 125 Capitol
Agenda: 
Overview of history on audits by Senator Frederickson
Senate audit from years 2004-2006
General Discussion

 

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