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Minnesota Senate Weekly Schedule

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - Saturday, May 7, 2016

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

01 Links to days that have meetings scheduled are shown in red on the calendar.
 
Monday, May 2, 2016  
8:30 a.m.  
Monday, May 2, 2016
Committee on Capital Investment
Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
08:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Our committee will start at 6:00
Agenda: 
S.F. 2839 Stumpf University of Minnesota (U of M) higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) bond issue and appropriation.

 
11:00 a.m.  
Monday, May 2, 2016

The Senate will be in Session at 11 a.m.

 
9:02 p.m.  
Monday, May 2, 2016

The Senate has returned from recess at 9:02 p.m.

 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
***Revision 2: Room and agenda change***
Committee on Education
Chair: Sen. Charles W. Wiger
08:30 AM
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda: 
Confirmation hearings for the Board of School Administrators, the Board of the Minnesota State Academies and the School Trust Lands Director. Confirmation hearings for the Board of Teaching and the Board of the Perpich Center for Arts Education have been postponed.

 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
***Revision 2: Agenda change and Addition(s)***
Committee on Finance
Chair: Sen. Richard Cohen
08:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Other bills may be added. Bills may be heard in a different order than listed.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2923 Nelson Order for protection and harassment restraining orders provisions modifications.
S.F. 2665 Jensen Real estate appraiser fees, costs, and management companies regulation.
S.F. 2985 Rest Presidential primary establishment.
S.F. 3001 Rest Workforce development board creation; workforce development and economic development provisions modifications.
S.F. 2325 Schmit Nursing facilities requirements modifications.
H.F. 2540 Pappas Fantasy sports game requirements and authorization.
S.F. 2568 Latz Orders for protection respondent filing fee requirements elimination.
S.F. 2839/H.F.3467 Stumpf University of Minnesota (U of M) higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) bond issue and appropriation.

 
11:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

The Senate will be in Session at 11:30 a.m.

 
Wednesday, May 4, 2016  
8:30 a.m.  
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Rules and Administration
Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
08:30 AM
Room 2308 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Other bills may be added. Bills may be heard in a different order than listed.
Agenda: 
S.F. 3481 Latz Controlled substance crimes thresholds modifications; marijuana plants and controlled substance trace amounts possession new offenses creation; lower level controlled substance crimes mandatory minimum sentences elimination; appropriation.
S.F. 3589 Dibble REAL ID Act requirements authorization, implementation and appropriation.

 
2:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
02:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Franzen; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 5 State Office Bldg.

House has the gavel.

Items for discussion:
-House bill language
-Rail grade crossings solution proposal
-Emergency managers hazmat data sharing proposal
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
Thursday, May 5, 2016  
8:30 a.m.  
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Committee on State and Local Government
Chair: Sen. Patricia Torres Ray
08:30 AM
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

SF 3520 will be taken up on an informational basis only. No vote will be taken.
Agenda: 
Confirmations to MN State Board of the Arts & Gambling Control Board:
     
     MN State Board of the Arts:
     -Rebecca Davis
     
     Gambling Control Board:
     -William Gillespie
     -Norman Pint
     
     (NOTE: individual confirmees will be added to this
     agenda based on their availability)
S.F. 3589 Dibble REAL ID Act requirements authorization, implementation and appropriation (pending re-referral from the Rules Committee).
S.F. 3520 Torres Ray Eating and drinking establishments additional outdoor seating sewer availability charges imposition regulation.

 
Friday, May 6, 2016  
10:00 a.m.  
Friday, May 6, 2016

Capitol Preservation Commission - Art Subcommittee
Chair:
10:00 a.m.
Room Room 6, Minnesota Judicial Center
Agenda: 
TBA

 

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