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Minnesota Senate Monthly Schedule

For the Month of May 2015

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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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Friday, May 1, 2015  
9:00 a.m.  
Friday, May 1, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 9 a.m.

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9:30 a.m.  
Friday, May 1, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***
Committee on Judiciary
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Ron Latz
09:30 AM
Room 107 Capitol

The hearing will begin immediately following the Senate floor session, likely at around 9:30am.
Agenda: 
The committee will take up the confirmations of Cindy Telstad, Terry Saario,
     and William Wernz to the Board on Judicial Standards.
S.F. 465 Westrom [To be heard on an informational basis only] Fireworks manufacture, sale and use regulation.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Friday, May 1, 2015
***Revision 2: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Transportation and Public Safety
Chair: Sen. D. Scott Dibble
10:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol

This is an informational hearing. We will NOT take action on the bill.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1552 Metzen Upper St. Anthony lock and dam closure grant program establishment.

 
30 Minutes after the last body adjourns  
Friday, May 1, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

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Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
30 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O\'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room 5 State Office Bldg.

Call to Order

Introductions

Walkthrough of spreadsheets and side by sides

Discussion

Adjourn
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Monday, May 4, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Monday, May 4, 2015
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Charles W. Wiger
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
Confirmation of members for Board of Teaching (Joyce Baumann and Jim
     Grabowska), Minnesota State Academies (Christopher Peper and Todd
     Sesker), Board of School Administrators (Nancy Antoine, Jean Haar,
     Tracine Asberry and Robert Meyer),and Perpich Center for Arts Education
     (Thomas Adams, Stephan Daly, Linda Henning and Mikal Nabors)

 
9:30 a.m.  
Monday, May 4, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda change***
Committee on Capital Investment
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
09:30 AM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
Kent Lokkesmoe - DNR Asset preservation, flood mitigation, dam safety
Margaret Donahoe - MN Transportation Alliance - roads and bridges
John Jaschke - MN Board of Water and Soil Resources

 
11:00 a.m.  
Monday, May 4, 2015

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

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30 Minutes After Session  
Monday, May 4, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***
Finance - Subcommittee on Legacy
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Richard Cohen
30 Minutes After Session
Room 112 Capitol

The subcommittee will meet 30 minutes after the Senate floor session adjourns.
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Monday, May 4, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O\'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room 5 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff
08:30 AM
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
Governor's Appointments to the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State
     Colleges & Universities:
     
     John Cowles
Governor's Appointments to the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities
     Authority:
     
     Michael Ranum
     Nancy Sampair

 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 3: Time and agenda change***
Committee on Finance
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Richard Cohen
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

The Finance Committee will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., recess for the Rules Committee and floor session, and will return no earlier than 6 p.m.

Bills may be taken out of order.

Other bills will be added.
Agenda: 
S.F. 666 Franzen Business organizations and limited liability companies conversion requirements modification; conversion of corporations and limited liability companies repeal.
S.F. 362 Anderson, B. Veterans Honor and Remember Flag designation as a symbol of recognition and honor for fallen military service members.
S.F. 1973 Carlson, J. Corrections department claims settlement appropriation.
S.F. 280 Metzen Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification.
S.F. 2056 Sparks Workers compensation advisory council recommendation adoption and federal conformity for inpatient hospital payments.
S.F. 455 Sieben Election administration; elections emergency planning task force; Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act; automatic voter registration; right to vote restoration; early voting; redistricting population; appropriations.
S.F. 1398 Pappas Omnibus retirement bill.
S.F. 698 Dziedzic Environment and natural resources trust fund appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources provisions modifications.
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.
S.F. 1471 Eken Receivership of nursing homes or certified boarding care homes provisions modifications.
S.F. 1694 Lourey Religious objections to autopsies authorization; autopsy review study requirement.
S.F. 86 Latz Automated license plate reader data classification, use of log and destruction of data requirements.

 
10:30 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Rules and Administration
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
10:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1735 Marty Public utilities performance-based multiyear rate plans authorization.
S.F. 1974 Ortman Resolution memorializing the President and Congress to provide reimbursement under medicaid for services provided at the Anoka-Metro regional treatment center.
Update from IT Director Josh Mack

 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Rules and Administration - Subcommittee on Committees
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
10:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

Subcommittee on Committees will meet immediately following Rules Committee
Agenda: 
Appointments to Commissions

 
11:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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

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1:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 2: Canceled and rescheduled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
01:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

We will reschedule for Wednesday, May 6 at 1 p.m.

House holds the gavel. We will walk through the side-by-sides and spreadsheet.

Side-by-sides are posted here and on the Revisor's Office website.
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
2:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

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Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol

***TIME CHANGE***

Links to the side-by-side summaries, spreadsheet, and language for S.F.1458 are available on the House HHS Finance Committee Website, under "Committee Documents."

(A limited number of copies will be available at the hearing.)

Committee will walk-through the spreadsheet and side-by-sides.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1458 Lourey Omnibus health and human services appropriations bill.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 5 

Chairs: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff and Rep. Bud Nornes
03:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Bonoff; Miller; Dziedzic; Eken; Clausen - HOUSE: Nornes; Pelowski Jr.; Gruenhagen; O\'Neill; Christensen
Room 500N State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 5 Bonoff Omnibus higher education bill.

 
3:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 
Meeting Minutes

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
03:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

Meeting to begin at 3:30 p.m. or the Call of the Chair. Rep. Loon has the gavel.
Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
6:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Finance
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Richard Cohen
06:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol

Completion of morning agenda

SF1771 has been added
SF26 has been added
SF383 has been added

Other bills may be added
Agenda: 
S.F. 1471 Eken Receivership of nursing homes or certified boarding care homes provisions modifications.
S.F. 26 Jensen Self-service storage facility insurance sales regulations.
S.F. 383 Jensen Optometrists, doctors and chiropractors licensing provisions modifications.
S.F. 1771 Dibble Medical cannabis (marijuana) registry program provisions modifications.
S.F. 455 Sieben Election administration; elections emergency planning task force; Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act; automatic voter registration; right to vote restoration; early voting; redistricting population; appropriations.
S.F. 698 Dziedzic Environment and natural resources trust fund appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources provisions modifications.
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.
S.F. 1398 Pappas Omnibus retirement bill.
S.F. 86 Latz Automated license plate reader data classification, use of log and destruction of data requirements.

 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015  
8:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Capitol Preservation Commission
Chair: Governor Mark Dayton
8:00 a.m.
Room 5th Floor Conference Room, Veterans Services Building
Agenda: 
1. Consideration of Out-of-Scope items
2. Update on Cedar Avenue Curb Cut for Bus Drop-off
3. Discussion of Security Enhancements
4. Adjourn

 
11:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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

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1:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
01:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

We will complete a walk-through of the spreadsheet and side-by-sides.
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
2:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2101 

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Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Pat Garofalo
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Jensen; Osmek; Cohen; Sparks - HOUSE: Garofalo; Norton; Newberger; Gunther; Hoppe
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2101 Tomassoni Omnibus Jobs, Economic Development, Housing & Energy appropriations.

 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
***Revision 1: Editing change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

The conference committee will begin at 2 p.m. The conference committee will adjourn no later than 5:30 p.m.

The conference committee will continue walk through of the side-by-sides and spreadsheets. Afterwards we will take testimony on:

-Facilities
-Q-Comp
-Student testing
Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

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Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol

The committee will continue to walk-through the side-by-sides, starting with Article 7.

Links to conference committee materials for S.F.1458 are available on the House HHS Finance Committee Website, under "Committee Documents."

(A limited number of copies are available outside room 107.)
Agenda: 
S.F. 1458 Lourey Omnibus health and human services appropriations bill.

 
3:30 p.m.  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
03:30 PM or 30 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Rep. Davids has the gavel
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
After last body adjourns  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

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Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
After last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.

 
Thursday, May 7, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Committee on Capital Investment
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. LeRoy A. Stumpf
08:30 AM
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1784 Rest Needs of hearing-impaired people capital improvement projects inclusion requirement.
S.F. 1989 Stumpf Prior appropriations for certain grants from general obligation bond proceeds modifications and corrections.

 
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Charles W. Wiger
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

Please note time change: hearing will start at 8:30 a.m.
Agenda: 
Confirmation of appointees to the Board of the Perpich Center for Arts
     Education (Linda Henning, Thomas Adams and Stephan Daly), the Board of
     School Administrators (Jean Haar and Nancy Antoine), the Board of the
     Minnesota State Academies (Christopher Peper) and the Board of Teaching
     (Jim Grabowska)

 
11:00 a.m.  
Thursday, May 7, 2015

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

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2:00 p.m.  
Thursday, May 7, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Tax CC will be starting immediately.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.
Resident Homestead Target 10%
     Ag Target 8%
     Ag Production Tax Study
     LGA
     CPA
     Township Aid
     ICWA Aid
     SFIA
     Workforce Housing
     New Energy Tax

 
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
02:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

Meeting will begin at 2:00 p.m.

Rep. Loon has the gavel.

-Extended Support Revenue

-Early Learning Scholarships

Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
2:30 p.m.  
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

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Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
02:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol

NOTE: Start time is delayed until 2:30 p.m.

Committee will review the savings items listed in the spreadsheet for SF1458.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1458 Lourey Omnibus health and human services appropriations bill.

 
3:45 p.m.  
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2101 

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Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Pat Garofalo
03:45 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Jensen; Osmek; Cohen; Sparks - HOUSE: Garofalo; Norton; Newberger; Gunther; Hoppe
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2101 Tomassoni Omnibus Jobs, Economic Development, Housing & Energy appropriations.

 
After last body adjourns  
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
After last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.

 
Thursday, May 7, 2015
***Revision 1: Canceled and rescheduled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

We will reschedule this meeting for Friday, May 8. Senate will still hold the gavel.

Topics for discussion:
-Trunk highway bonding and bonding capacity
-Public/Private Partnerships
-Volunteer firefighter benefits and reporting
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
Friday, May 8, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Friday, May 8, 2015
Committee on Transportation and Public Safety
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. D. Scott Dibble
08:30 AM
Room 112 Capitol

This is an informational hearing. We will not take action on SF 1552.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1552 Metzen Upper St. Anthony lock and dam closure grant program establishment.
Overview of Metropolitan Council report-- Light Rail Fare Compliance:
     Program Evaluation and Audit

 
11:00 a.m.  
Friday, May 8, 2015

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

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1:00 p.m.  
Friday, May 8, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
01:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

Senate will still hold the gavel.

Topics for discussion:
-Trunk highway bonding and bonding capacity
-Public/Private Partnerships
-Volunteer firefighter benefits and reporting

Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
Friday, May 8, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

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Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
01:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol

Discussion of MNsure and MinnesotaCare.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1458 Lourey Omnibus health and human services appropriations bill.

 
2:00 p.m.  
Friday, May 8, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
02:00 PM or 30 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.
Taxpayer Empowerment Act (House Article 2)
     Statewide General Levy Phase-out
     Student Loan Credit
     Personal Income Tax Exemption

 
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns  
Friday, May 8, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

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Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.

The conference committee will discuss budget items only.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.

 
Monday, May 11, 2015  
11:00 a.m.  
Monday, May 11, 2015

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

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4:30 p.m.  
Monday, May 11, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
04:30 PM or 30 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
5:00 p.m.  
Monday, May 11, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
05:00 PM or 15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

House will hold the gavel. Topics for discussion TBD.
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
6:00 p.m.  
Monday, May 11, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
06:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O\'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room Basement State Office Bldg.

MEETING CANCELLED

Please note the room change.
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns  
Monday, May 11, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

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Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.

The discussion will focus on budget issues.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.

 
Tuesday, May 12, 2015  
8:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Subcommittee on Employee Relations
Chair: Sen. James P. Metzen
8:00 a.m.
Room 300N State Office Building

MEETING CANCELLED
Agenda: 
1. Review/approve minutes of the March 12, 2015 meeting
2. Consider salary increase request for the Director of the Public Employees Retirement Association
3. Other items as approved by the chair

 
11:00 a.m.  
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

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

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5:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
***Revision 1: Editing change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
05:30 PM or 15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.

Senate holds the gavel.

We will meet at 5:30 p.m., or 15 minutes after the last body adjourns (whichever is later).

Topics for discussion: Public-private partnership pilot program, increased fine for second and subsequent texting while driving violations
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
6:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2101 

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Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Pat Garofalo
06:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Jensen; Osmek; Cohen; Sparks - HOUSE: Garofalo; Norton; Newberger; Gunther; Hoppe
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2101 Tomassoni OMNIBUS JOBS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, HOUSING AND ENERGY APPROPRIATIONS.

 
30 Minutes after the last body adjourns  
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
30 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Meeting will start at 2:00.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.
The House holds the gavel.

 
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
***Revision 1: Room change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

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Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
15 Minutes after the last body adjourns
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Room 5 State Office Bldg.

The House holds the gavel
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015  
11:00 a.m.  
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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

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2:45 p.m.  
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
02:45 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Starting at 2:45.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
At the Call of the Chair  
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room Basement State Office Bldg.

Representative Anderson has the gavel Thursday, May 14th.
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Location to be announced

The Legacy conference committee will not meet tonight, but will meet again on Thursday, May 14.
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
15 Minutes After Session
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
Thursday, May 14, 2015  
10:30 a.m.  
Thursday, May 14, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1265 

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Chairs: Sen. Vicki Jensen and Rep. Greg Davids
10:30 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka - HOUSE: Davids; Hoppe; Rosenthal
Room 400N State Office Bldg.

Conference Committee will meet at 10:30 AM in 400N State Office Building.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1265 Jensen Individuals to contract with insurance producers to advocate for the individual with respect to health coverage with an insurance company.

 
11:00 a.m.  
Thursday, May 14, 2015

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

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3:30 p.m.  
Thursday, May 14, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 5 

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Chairs: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff and Rep. Bud Nornes
03:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Bonoff; Miller; Dziedzic; Eken; Clausen - HOUSE: Nornes; Pelowski Jr.; Gruenhagen; O'Neill; Christensen
Room 500N State Office Bldg.

We will reconvene at 3:30 PM in Room 500N of the SOB to finish this morning's agenda.
Agenda: 
S.F. 5 Bonoff Omnibus Higher Education Bill.
Senate Proposals Overview in S.F. 5
      - MN Statewide Attainment Goals
      - University of Minnesota - Medical School
      - Alzheimer's Research Grant Program
      - Free Tuition at Public 2-year Technical Schools
Public Testimony
     
     If you would like to testify, please contact the Senate Committee
     Administrator for Higher Education, Dave Kornecki, at (651) 296-5538 or
     dave.kornecki@senate.mn. We are limiting public testimony to 3 minutes.

 
Thursday, May 14, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
03:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

Rep. Loon has the gavel.

Review and discussion of non-fiscal same and similar provisions.

Testimony and Discussion on Early Learning

Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
4:00 p.m.  
Thursday, May 14, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
04:00 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Starting at 4:00.

Other items may be added to the agenda.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
Time to be announced  
Thursday, May 14, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
Time to be announced
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Location to be announced
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Thursday, May 14, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room Basement State Office Bldg.

Meeting Cancelled.

Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Friday, May 15, 2015  
9:30 a.m.  
Friday, May 15, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 997 

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Chairs: Sen. Vicki Jensen and Rep. Joe Schomacker
09:30 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka - HOUSE: Schomacker; Atkins; Hoppe
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 997 Jensen Long-term care insurance partnership policy minimum permitted inflation protection reduction.

 
11:00 a.m.  
Friday, May 15, 2015

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

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1:30 p.m.  
Friday, May 15, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 1725 

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Chairs: Sen. Melissa H. Wiklund and Rep. Drew Christensen
01:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiklund; Anderson; Scalze - HOUSE: Christensen; Poppe; Kresha
Room 300N State Office Bldg.

https://www.revisor.mn.gov/bills/text.php?version=latest&session=ls89&number=HF1725&session_year=2015&session_number=0 - House Language

https://www.revisor.mn.gov/bills/text.php?number=HF1725&version=1&session=ls89&session_year=2015&session_number=0&type=ue - Senate Language
Agenda: 
H.F. 1725 Wiklund Office of administrative hearings contested cases electronic filing authorization.

 
2:15 p.m.  
Friday, May 15, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

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Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
02:15 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Starting at 2:15
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
Time to be announced  
Friday, May 15, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
Time to be announced
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Location to be announced
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Friday, May 15, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room Basement State Office Bldg.

Meeting Cancelled
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Friday, May 15, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Rules and Administration
Meeting Minutes
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Chair: Sen. Thomas M. Bakk
At the Call of the Chair
Room 107 Capitol



Agenda: 
Senate Concurrent Resolution relating to adjournment
Senate Resolution relating to conduct of business during interim
Senate Concurrent Resolution relating to conference committee meetings
Interim Travel Expense and Per Diem Memo

 
Friday, May 15, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 5 

Chairs: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff and Rep. Bud Nornes
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Bonoff; Miller; Dziedzic; Eken; Clausen - HOUSE: Nornes; Pelowski Jr.; Gruenhagen; O'Neill; Christensen
Room 500N State Office Bldg.

Chair Nornes has the Gavel
Agenda: 
S.F. 5 Bonoff Omnibus higher education bill.

 
Friday, May 15, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

Conference committee will meet at 11:15 p.m.

Sen. Wiger has the gavel. Same/similar list previously mentioned is posted (some items need minor clarification).
Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
Saturday, May 16, 2015  
8:30 a.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015

The Senate has returned from recess at 8:30 a.m.

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12 Noon  
Saturday, May 16, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 12 Noon

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6:00 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 2: Agenda change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 5 

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Chairs: Sen. Terri E. Bonoff and Rep. Bud Nornes
06:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Bonoff; Miller; Dziedzic; Eken; Clausen - HOUSE: Nornes; Pelowski Jr.; Gruenhagen; O'Neill; Christensen
Room 500N State Office Bldg.

Senate has the gavel

We have to allow more time for staff to put together the necessary documents. We will most likely reconvene at 7:00 PM.
Agenda: 
S.F. 5 Bonoff Omnibus higher education bill.

 
6:30 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 3: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 846 

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Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Denny McNamara
06:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Weber; Hoffman; Marty; Sparks - HOUSE: McNamara; Hamilton; Fabian; Hackbarth; Dill
Room 5 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
H.F. 846 Tomassoni Omnibus agriculture, environment and natural resources appropriations.

 
8:15 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 2: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
08:15 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room Basement State Office Bldg.

MEETING CANCELED
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
8:30 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015

 Conference Committee on H.F. 4 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
08:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Schmit; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Erhardt
Room 200 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
H.F. 4 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy and appropriation bill.

 
10:00 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 5: High Priority***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1458 

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Chairs: Sen. Tony Lourey and Rep. Matt Dean
10:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Lourey; Sheran; Hayden; Franzen; Rosen - HOUSE: Dean; Mack; McDonald; Schomacker; Zerwas
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE WILL RESUME AT 4:10 A.M. OR CALL OF THE CHAIR.

 
10:30 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 3: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 86 

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Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
10:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Hall; Kent - HOUSE: Cornish; Scott; Schoen
Room 400S State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 86 Latz Automated license plate reader data classification, use of log and destruction of data requirements; portable recording system data classification, destruction and regulation.

 
10:45 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 1: High Priority***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 844 

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Chairs: Sen. Charles W. Wiger and Rep. Jenifer Loon
10:45 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Wiger; Dahle; Johnson; Pratt; Stumpf - HOUSE: Loon; Kresha; Peterson; Erickson; Dettmer
Room 112 Capitol

The conference committee will meet at approximately 1 a.m.
Agenda: 
H.F. 844 Wiger Omnibus pre-kindergarten through grade 12 education appropriations bill.

 
11:30 p.m.  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 2: Agenda Addition(s)***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 878 

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Chairs: Sen. Ron Latz and Rep. Tony Cornish
11:30 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Latz; Eaton; Champion; Dibble; Senjem - HOUSE: Cornish; Lohmer; Hertaus; Johnson; Hilstrom
Room 400S State Office Bldg.

The House has the gavel.
Agenda: 
S.F. 878 Latz Omnibus judicial policy bill.

 
At the Call of the Chair  
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Meeting canceled.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Room 500S State Office Bldg.

The committee will meet at 11:30 p.m.
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
Saturday, May 16, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2101 

Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Pat Garofalo
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Jensen; Osmek; Cohen; Sparks - HOUSE: Garofalo; Norton; Newberger; Gunther; Hoppe
Room 10 State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2101 Tomassoni Omnibus jobs, economic development, housing & energy appropriations.

 
Sunday, May 17, 2015  
2:00 p.m.  
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 2: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 455 

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Chairs: Sen. Katie Sieben and Rep. Tim Sanders
02:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Sieben; Carlson; Eken - HOUSE: Sanders; O'Driscoll; Nash
Room 400N State Office Bldg.

The Senate has the gavel.
Agenda: 
S.F. 455 Sieben Omnibus elections bill.

 
3:00 p.m.  
Sunday, May 17, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 3 p.m.

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9:00 p.m.  
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 3: High Priority***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 303 

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Chairs: Sen. Richard Cohen and Rep. Dean Urdahl
09:00 PM or At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Cohen; Fischbach; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze - HOUSE: Urdahl; Torkelson; Heintzeman; Kahn; McNamara
Room 15 Capitol

The Legacy conference committee will meet at 9 p.m.
Agenda: 
H.F. 303 Cohen Omnibus legacy appropriations bill.

 
9:30 p.m.  
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 1: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 698 

Chairs: Sen. Kari Dziedzic and Rep. Paul Torkelson
09:30 PM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dziedzic; Hoffman; Dahms - HOUSE: Torkelson; Fabian; Lillie
Room 300S State Office Bldg.
Agenda: 
S.F. 698 Dziedzic Legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources (LCCMR) provisions modifications; environment and natural resources trust fund appropriations.

 
At the Call of the Chair  
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 848 

Chairs: Sen. Rod Skoe and Rep. Greg Davids
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Skoe; Gazelka; Dziedzic; Koenen; Rest - HOUSE: Davids; Lenczewski; Drazkowski; Barrett; Swedzinski
Room 15 Capitol

Meeting canceled. Please come and remove items from G15, another conference committee will be using the room.
Agenda: 
H.F. 848 Skoe Omnibus tax bill.

 
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 3: Time change***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 888 

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Chairs: Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Sarah Anderson
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Saxhaug; Carlson; Wiklund; Metzen; Pappas - HOUSE: Anderson; Laine; O'Driscoll; Albright; Loonan
Room 112 Capitol

Senator Saxhaug has the gavel.

The Hearing will start at 11:15 PM
Agenda: 
S.F. 888 Saxhaug Omnibus state government finance bill.

 
Sunday, May 17, 2015
***Revision 5: Meeting canceled***

 Conference Committee on S.F. 2101 

Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Pat Garofalo
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Jensen; Osmek; Cohen; Sparks - HOUSE: Garofalo; Norton; Newberger; Gunther; Hoppe
Room 107 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2101 Tomassoni Omnibus jobs, economic development, housing & energy appropriations.

 
Monday, May 18, 2015  
2:00 a.m.  
Monday, May 18, 2015
***Revision 1: Agenda change***

 Conference Committee on H.F. 846 

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Chairs: Sen. David J. Tomassoni and Rep. Denny McNamara
02:00 AM
CONFEREES: SENATE: Tomassoni; Weber; Hoffman; Marty; Sparks - HOUSE: McNamara; Hamilton; Fabian; Hackbarth; Dill
Room 107 Capitol

NOTE!! - THIS MEETING IS AT 2 A.M. NOT P.M.!!!
Agenda: 
H.F. 846 Tomassoni Omnibus environment bill.

 
9:00 a.m.  
Monday, May 18, 2015

The Senate will be in Session at 9 a.m.

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11:20 p.m.  
Monday, May 18, 2015

The Senate has returned from recess at 11:20 p.m.

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At the Call of the Chair  
Monday, May 18, 2015

 Conference Committee on S.F. 1647 

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Chairs: Sen. D. Scott Dibble and Rep. Tim Kelly
At the Call of the Chair
CONFEREES: SENATE: Dibble; Senjem; Jensen; Hawj; Kent - HOUSE: Kelly; Sanders; Howe; Petersburg; Norton
Room 15 Capitol

We will meet tonight (Sunday night/Monday morning), estimated around 12:05 a.m.

The posted delete-all amendment will have one small correction to be made orally.
Agenda: 
S.F. 1647 Dibble Omnibus transportation policy bill.

 

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