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Minnesota Senate Weekly Schedule

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - Saturday, May 2, 2015

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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, April 27, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Monday, April 27, 2015
Committee on Education
Chair: Sen. Charles W. Wiger
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda:
To be announced.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Monday, April 27, 2015
Committee on State and Local Government
Chair: Sen. Patricia Torres Ray
09:00 AM
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
Confirmation of Metropolitan Council Members:
     Katie Rodriguez, District 1
     Lona Schreiber, District 2
     Jennifer Munt, District 3
     Deb Barber, District 4
     Steven Elkins, District 5
     Gail Dorfman, District 6
     Gary Cunningham, District 7
     Cara Letofsky, District 8
     Edward Reynoso, District 9
     Marie McCarthy, District 10
     Sandy Rummel, District 11
     Harry Melander, District 12
     Richard Kramer, District 13
     Jonathan Commers, District 14
     Steven Chavez, District 15
     Wendy Wulff, District 16
Confirmation of Metropolitan Council Chair Adam Duininck

 
Monday, April 27, 2015
Committee on Capital Investment
Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
09:00 AM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
Overview of debt capacity
     
     Kristin Hanson - Assistant Commissioner for debt management -
     Minnesota Management & Budget

 
Monday, April 27, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***
Committee on Taxes
Watch Video (00:55:04) (Flash Media)
Chair: Sen. Rod Skoe
09:00 AM
Room 15 Capitol

Starting at 9:00 AM


A delete everything for SF 826 will be laid on the table and posted online after committee. Walk through, testimony and amendments on Tuesday.
Agenda: 
S.F. 811 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.
S.F. 826 Skoe Omnibus Tax bill.

 
10:00 a.m.  
Monday, April 27, 2015
Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission
Chair: Sen. Carrie Ruud
10:00 a.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 
BWCAW Land Sale authorized under §92.82
- Presentation of work group plan and
- Potential participants
Western States Land Commissioners Association
- Advice from PSFC on continued membership in WSLCA
Legislative Update

 
12 Noon  
Monday, April 27, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

 
30 Minutes After Session  
Monday, April 27, 2015
Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on Ethical Conduct
Chair: Sen. Sandra L. Pappas
30 Minutes After Session
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
Consideration of procedural issues related to Ethics Complaint submitted
     on April 13, 2015 regarding Sen. Hayden.

 
Tuesday, April 28, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Committee on Capital Investment
Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2118 Stumpf Capital investment bill (Governor's bonding bill).

 
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Committee on Taxes
Chair: Sen. Rod Skoe
08:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol

We will walk through the bill, take testimony and amendments. We will be taking testimony from opposition only.
Agenda: 
S.F. 826 Skoe Omnibus Tax bill.

 
4:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Environment, Economic Development and Agriculture Budget Division
Chair: Sen. David J. Tomassoni
04:00 PM
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 698 Dziedzic Environment and natural resources trust fund appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources provisions modifications.

 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015  
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, April 29, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2096 

Chairs: Sen. Kevin L. Dahle and Rep. David Bly
03:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dahle; Dahms; Skoe - HOUSE: Bly; Miller; Hamilton
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2096 Dahle Avian influenza emergency response activities appropriation.

 
Thursday, April 30, 2015  
1:00 p.m.  
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Committee on Commerce
Chair: Sen. James P. Metzen
01:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
Confirmation of Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman

 

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