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Minnesota Senate Upcoming Schedule

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - Tuesday, November 15, 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.
 
Wednesday, July 27, 2016  
8:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Joint Meeting: Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources - Site Visit-
Chair:
8:00 a.m.
Room


MEETING CANCELLED
Agenda: 

TBD


 
10:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Task Force on Child Protection-
Chairs: Senator Kathy Sheran, Representative Ron Kresha
10:00 a.m.
Room 1100, Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

1. Introductions

2. Approval of Minutes from February 25, 2016 Meeting

3. Review DHS Guidance on Minnesota’s Best Practices for Family Assessment and Family Investigation

4. Review DHS Draft Guidance on 24/7 Coverage

5. Review Progress on Implementation of Governor’s Task Force Recommendations

6. Status update on Child Protection Grants to Address Child Welfare Disparities

7. Overview of 2016 Laws Affecting Children and Families

8. Public Testimony

9. Adjournment

If you have questions or would like to testify please contact Kristy Graume at Kristy.graume@senate.mn or (651) 296-4151.  Please focus testimony on DHS guidance discussed at this meeting, implementation of Governor’s Task Force recommendations, and the Child Welfare Disparities grants.

The public is also invited to provide feedback on issues they believe the Task Force should address.  Please submit any feedback to Kristy Graume at Kristy.graume@senate.mn  


 
Thursday, July 28, 2016  
8:00 a.m.  
Thursday, July 28, 2016

Joint Meeting: Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources - Site Visit-
Chair:
8:00 a.m.
Room


MEETING CANCELLED
Agenda: 

TBD


 
Thursday, August 4, 2016  
8:00 a.m.  
Thursday, August 4, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council-
Chair: Bob Anderson
8:00 a.m.
Room 1100 MSB
Agenda: 

Call to order

1. Review and Approve Agenda

2. Review and Approve Minutes

3. Members Report any Conflict of Interest on Today’s Agenda

4. Executive Director’s Report

a. Status updates

b. Outcomes process recommendation

c. Mississippi Northwoods

d. Revenues

5. Action: Accomplishment Plan Amendment, ML 2013, Ch. 137, Art. 1, Sec. 2,

Subd. 5(b), Dakota County Habitat Protection/Restoration, Phase IV

Lisa West, Senior Project Manager, Dakota County Environmental Resources Department

Al Singer, Land Conservation Manager, Dakota County

6. Discussion: Easements

7. Action: Consideration of ML 2016 Accomplishment Plan Approvals

a. ML 2016, Ch. 172, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 3(f),

Protect Key Forest Lands in Cass County - Phase VII

b. ML 2016, Ch. 172, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 3(b),

Jack Pine Forest/Crow Wing River Watershed Habitat Acquisition

c. ML 2016, Ch. 172, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 5(c),

Mississippi Headwaters Habitat Corridor Partnership - Phase II

8. Discussion: Proposal Evaluations and Hearing Selection

9. Opportunity for Public to Address the Council

The public is asked to keep comments brief. To testify, contact Amanda Brazee,

651-284-6430/amanda.brazee@lsohc.leg.mn.

Notice: Some members may participate via phone in accordance with MS 13D.015.


For more agenda information, click here

 
Thursday, August 11, 2016  
1:30 p.m.  
Thursday, August 11, 2016

Joint Meeting: - MNsure Legislative Oversight Committee-
Chairs: Rep. Greg Davids, Sen. Tony Lourey
1:30 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

Agenda:  To be announced


 
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, August 11, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Mississippi River Parkway Commission-
Chair: Representative Sheldon Johnson
2:30 p.m.
Room TBD
Agenda: 
Agenda TBD
For more agenda information, click here

 
Tuesday, August 16, 2016  
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
10:00 a.m.
Room 2412, Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Tuesday, August 23, 2016  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Study Group on Educator Licensure-
Chairs: Rep. Sondra Erickson, Sen. Chuck Wiger
1:00 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

Agenda:  To be announced


 
Tuesday, August 30, 2016  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
1:00 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Tuesday, September 13, 2016  
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
10:00 a.m.
Room 2412, Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Advisory Committee on Capitol Security-
Chair: Lt. Governor Smith
1:00 p.m.
Room 5th Floor Conference Room, Veterans Service Building
Agenda: 
To be announced.

 
Tuesday, September 27, 2016  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
1:00 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Tuesday, October 11, 2016  
10:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
10:00 a.m.
Room 2412 Minnesota Senate Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Tuesday, October 25, 2016  
1:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative Commission on Surrogacy-
Chairs: Sen. Alice Johnson, Rep. Peggy Scott
1:00 p.m.
Room 10 State Office Building
Agenda: 

To be announced.


 
Thursday, November 10, 2016  
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Mississippi River Parkway Commission-
Chair: Representative Sheldon Johnson
2:30 p.m.
Room TBD
Agenda: 
Agenda TBD
For more agenda information, click here

 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016  
9:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Joint Meeting: - Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources-
Chair:
9:00 a.m.
Room 5 State Office Building
Agenda: 
TBD

 

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