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The 2018 Legislative Session begins on February 20, 2018. 

NOTE:  Schedules can change rapidly at the Capitol.  If you are planning a visit to sit in on a committee meeting,
confirm the meeting on the here on the legislative website.  


Upcoming Meetings

Week of May 14 - 18

Monday, May 14, 2018 9:00 AM

Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Dale Lueck, Sen. Jerry Newton
Agenda:

I.          Call to Order

II.         Approval of Minutes from 04/9/2018

III.        Joint Update -  FY16-17 School Trust biennial revenue report (DNR Bob Meier)

                                                    -  Reforestation of school trust lands (OSTL, Aaron Vande Linde)

IV.  Annual Report from the Commission to the Legislature (OSTL, Aaron Vande Linde)

V.         Advocates of For School Trust Lands Conference 7-8 July 2018 (Duluth)

                        Registration $150 (Registration by May 31)

                        Location: Inn on Lake Superior

Western State Land Commission Association Conference 8-12 July 2018 (Duluth)

                        Registration $500  (breakfast & lunch included)

                        Location: Inn on Lake Superior                     

VI. Next commission meeting December, date TBD, time 11:00-12:00 noon basement hearing room of SOB.

VII. Adjourn


Monday, May 14, 2018 9:30 AM      

Meeting Time Note: The Committee is meeting at 9:30 AM instead of its regular meeting time.

Ways and Means

Room: 200 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jim Knoblach

Agenda:

SF2620Info O'Driscoll Minnesota statewide and major local public employee retirement plan benefit and contribution changes made, and money appropriated.
The Ways and Means Committee will meet at 9:30 AM in Room 200 of the State Office Building to discuss an amendment to the House Budget Resolution. 

The Committee will then recess to the Call of the Chair and will consider SF2620 (O'Driscoll).

Committee Documents: 
BRES01-1.pdf
BRES01A5.pdf
BRES01A6.pdf
BRES01A7.pdf
BRES01A9.pdf
BRES01A10.pdf
S2620A3.pdf

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 12:00 PM  
*** Room and agenda change***

Conference Committee on S.F. 3656



Previous Meetings

Week of April 23 - 27

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Editing change***

Conference Committee on S.F. 3656

Chairs: Sen. Julie A. Rosen and Rep. Jim Knoblach
CONFEREES: SENATE: Rosen; Benson; Newman; Limmer; Kiffmeyer - HOUSE: Knoblach; Garofalo; Loon; Pelowski Jr.; Torkelson
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

Senate has the gavel
Review of spreadsheets by fiscal staff, intended in order posted below
Side by side language posted at: https://www.revisor.mn.gov/side_by_sides/

Agenda:  
S.F. 3656 Rosen Omnibus supplemental budget bill.

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 3:00 PM      

Meeting Time Note: The Conference Committee will meet at 3:00PM (or the Call of the Chair).

Conference Committee on SF3656 Omnibus Supplemental Budget Bill

Room: 1200 Senate Building
Chair: Rep. Jim Knoblach

Agenda:

The House has the Gavel.
The Conference Committee will review bill language.


Friday, May 11, 2018  9:00 AM      

State Government Finance

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sarah Anderson

Agenda:

SF2620Info O'Driscoll Minnesota statewide and major local public employee retirement plan benefit and contribution changes made, and money appropriated.
Committee Documents: 
SF 2620 Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement Summary.pdf
SF 2620 16A amendment.pdf
SF 2620 17A amendment.pdf
SF 2620 Spreadsheet.pdf

Week of April 23 - 27

Senate

Senate

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 

Meeting Time Note: The Ways and Means Committee will not meet at its regular meeting time but will convene after legislative session at the Call of the Chair

House Ways and Means

Room: 200 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jim Knoblach

Agenda:

HF3638Info Nornes Omnibus higher education policy and finance bill.
HF4328Info Loon Omnibus K-12 education finance bill.
Bill(s) Removed:
HF4167Info Gunther Legacy fund money appropriated, legacy fund recipient requirements modified, Capitol art display provisions modified, and women's suffrage commemoration provided.
Committee Documents: 
H4328A34.pdf
H4328A32.pdf
H4328A29.pdf
H3638A10.pdf
SS_HigherEducation_HF36381E_41618 (1).pdf
SS_Education_HF43281E_041918.pdf

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 8:30 AM  
*** Editing change***

Senate Committee on Finance

Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.

*Order updated - bills are listed in intended order of consideration
SF2505 is pending referral
SF3656 will act as Omnibus Supplemental Finance Bill
Please send testimony to Brian.Paro@Senate.mn by 5PM Monday
Agenda:  
S.F. 2755 Limmer Supplemental Judiciary & Public Safety Finance Bill.
S.F. 3937 Abeler Supplemental Human Services Reform Finance Bill.
S.F. 2505 Benson Supplemental Health and Human Services Finance Bill.
S.F. 3928 Nelson Supplemental E-12 Education Finance Bill.
S.F. 3656 Rosen Minnesota management and budget (MMB) fund allocation transfer to clean water fund elimination.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Editing change***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
We will be holding a confirmation hearing for the following Professional 
     Educator Licensing and Standards Board appointees:
     1. Amy Hewett-Olatunde, Teacher from a Teacher Preparation Program
     2. Anne Lindgren, Related Services Teacher
     3. Brian Rappe, Special Education Teacher
     4. Abdi Sabrie, Public Member/School Board Member

House

House


****MEETING CANCELLED****
Thursday, April 26, 2018 8:15 AM      

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

Office of the Legislative Auditor Report: Early Childhood Programs

This will be a joint hearing with the House Education Finance Committee.


Senate

****MEETING CANCELLED****

Thursday, April 26, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Joint Meeting: Committee on E-12 Policy; Committee on E-12 Finance

Chairs: Sen. Eric R. Pratt, Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
The Office of the Legislative Auditor Early Childhood Education 
     Evaluation Report release and presentation.

Week of April 16 - 20

Senate

Monday, April 16, 2018  3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3928 Nelson SF 3928 will serve as the Omnibus E-12 Education Finance bill. A delete- all amendment will be reviewed at the hearing.
Testimony taken on the delete-all amendment


House

Tuesday, April 17, 2018  1:00 PM      

Meeting Time Note: The committee stands in recess until 5:30 p.m. or subject to the Call of the Chair in Room 5, State Office Building to resume today's agenda.

House Eucation Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF4328Info Loon Prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education education excellence, special education, facilities and technology, libraries, early childhood and family support, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and state agency funding provided; and money appropriated.
HF4328 will serve as the vehicle for the omnibus delete-all.
Committee Documents: 
Education Finance Omnibus_H4328DE2.pdf
Education Finance Change Items_HF4328DE2.pdf
4328de2 Loon_tscp.pdf
Appropriations Tracker_Education Finance.pdf
District Revenue Run_HF4328DE2.pdf
Levy Tracker_Education Finance.pdf

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 3:00 PM  

*** Agenda Addition(s)***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
This is an informational hearing only. No action will be taken on the 
     scheduled bills.
S.F. 2938 Abeler School start times provisions modification.
S.F. 3061 Hall National motto display on school buildings requirement.
S.F. 2492 Clausen Child abuse awareness posters establishment.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 1:00 PM      

Meeting Time Note: If necessary, the committee will recess until 5:30 p.m. or subject to the Call of the Chair in Room 200, State Office Building.

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF4328Info Loon Prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education education excellence, special education, facilities and technology, libraries, early childhood and family support, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and state agency funding provided; and money appropriated.
Amendments will be considered to the HF4328 DE Amendment.
Committee Documents: 
H4328A2.pdf
H4328A4.pdf
H4328A6.pdf
H4328A10.pdf
H4328A11.pdf
H4328A12.pdf
H4328A14.pdf
H4328A17.pdf
H4328A18.pdf
H4328A23.pdf
H4328A26.pdf

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3928 Nelson SF 3928 will serve as the Omnibus E-12 Education Finance bill. A delete-all amendment will be voted on.

Thursday, April 19, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
Bill hearings are informational only. No action will be taken on the 
     scheduled bills. Action will be taken on the PELSB confirmation.
S.F. 2492 Clausen Child abuse awareness posters establishment.
We will be holding a confirmation hearing for the following Professional 
     Educator Licensing and Standards Board appointee:
     1. Loy Woelber, Superintendent from outside the metro area


Week of April 9 - 13

Monday, April 09, 2018 9:15 AM

Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission

Room: Basement State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Dale Lueck, Sen. Jerry Newton
Agenda:

I.          Call to Order

II.         Approval of Minutes from 03/19/2018

III.        Joint Update – Status of BWCA Federal Funding

                        Commissioner Tom Landwehr, MN DNR  

                        Aaron Vande Linde, Director, Office of School Trust Lands

IV.        Operating Agreement

                        Asst. Commissioner Meier

                        Aaron Vande Linde, Director, Office of School Trust Lands

V.         OLA Letter and Evaluation Process

                        Ms. Vos OLA’s Office

                        Assistant Commissioner Bob Meier, MN DNR  

                        Aaron Vande Linde, Director, Office of School Trust Lands

VI.        HF2499 / SF2258 - School Trust Compensation bill (sweep surplus funds in November)

                        Author's amendment, $100M cap and $10M annual cap

                        Assistant Commissioner Bob Meier, MN DNR  

                        Aaron Vande Linde, Director, Office of School Trust Lands

VII. No Net Gain Proposals – Impact on School Trust Acres?

                        Assistant Commissioner Bob Meier, MN DNR  

                        Aaron Vande Linde, Director, Office of School Trust Lands

VIII. Next commission meeting April 23th 09:15-10:15 am basement hearing room of SOB.

IX. Adjourn


For more agenda information, click here

Monday, April 9, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2508 Wiger School facilities improvement revenue establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 3243 Pratt Long-term facilities maintenance revenue use for projects to increase safety
and security of school facilities authorization; supplemental aid program to
pay a portion of the costs for school district projects that increase the safety
and security of school facilities establishment.
S.F. 2507 Wiger School districts safe schools levy authority increase; school districts use of
safe schools levy to enhance cybersecurity authorization.
S.F. 2774 Nelson Kognito grant for teacher suicide prevention training appropriation.
S.F. 3472 Clausen Safe schools levy increase; intermediate school district levy portion linkage
to the school district per pupil allowance authorization.

House

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF4328 - Governor's Supplemental Budget Bill; pending introduction and referral

As time allows, previously scheduled testifiers for HF3315 will resume.

Those wishing to testify on the Governor's supplemental should contact the Committee Administrator via
email (jody.withers@house.mn).
Committee Documents: 
Governor's Supplemental Education Bill_18-4916.pdf

Senate

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Editing change***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
We will be holding a confirmation hearing for the following Professional 
     Educator Licensing and Standards Board appointees:
     1. Anne Krafthefer, Teacher from outside metro area
     2. Jim Miklausich, Secondary Principal

House

Wednesday, April 11, 2018  1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF3591Info Dettmer School district revenues for pupil transportation increased, calculation of pupil
transportation adjustment modified, and money appropriated.
HF4302Info Jessup Mounds View; Independent School District No. 621 early college program funding
provided, and money appropriated.
HF4299Info Franke School threat assessment teams required.
HF4272Info Knoblach Special education equity aid provided, and money appropriated.
Bill(s) Removed:
HF4214Info Peterson Pupil transportation for pregnant and parenting teens authorized.
Bills may be taken in any order.

Additional bills may be added to the agenda.

Committee Documents: 
3591 Dettmer_ts.pdf
4272 Knoblach_ts.pdf
4299 Franke_cp.pdf
4302 Jessup_cp.pdf
Jessup Literature Ed. Fin.pdf
Making_Schools_Safer_Quick_Reference_Guide_2018_Update.pdf
MREA_Issue-Brief_Special-Ed_0318-3.pdf
SPED Equity Aid FY 19 MREA 3-15-18.pdf

Senate

Senate

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3743 Nelson Character development education incentive grants appropriation.
S.F. 3123 Nelson School district telecommunications projects state aid increase and
appropriation.
S.F. 3013 Eichorn Early learning scholarship program child eligibility and administration
modification; targeted home visiting grant program for high-risk populations establishment; appropriation.
S.F. 2540 Eichorn Grand Rapids Children's Discovery museum appropriation.
S.F. 3433 Draheim Pupil transportation for certain pregnant and parenting teens authorization.
S.F. 3810 Torres Ray Minnesota association of alternative programs STARS chapter for students in
alternative programs appropriation.

Thursday, April 12, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF4214Info Peterson Pupil transportation for pregnant and parenting teens authorized.
HF1944Info Nash Temporary refundable high school youth skills training tax credit established for
employers, report required, and money appropriated.
HF3119Info Theis Sanneh Foundation programs funding increased, and money appropriated.
HFxxxx (Haley) Waiving surplus federal property fees for school districts. (Information Only)

HF4214 is Information Only
Bills may be added to the agenda.
Committee Documents: 
NH095_Waiving Surplus Federal Property Fees.pdf
H1944DE5.pdf

Thursday, April 12, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Editing change***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
We will be holding a confirmation hearing for the following Professional 
     Educator Licensing and Standards Board appointees:
     1. Maggie Borman, Charter School Teacher
     2. Penelope Dupris, Metro Area Teacher
     3. Katie Groh de Avina, School Human Resources Director
     4. Heidi Hahn, Cooperative Unit Administrator

Senate

Friday, April 13, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda change***

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3340 Pappas Grow Your Own pathways to teacher licensure program funding increase
and appropriation.
S.F. 1579 Hall Minnesota Alliance With Youth grant appropriation for Minnesota youth
council.
S.F. 3040 Housley Pupil transportation school district revenues increase; appropriation.
S.F. 2605 Housley School district bond referendums requirements modifications; certain
information to be made available in polling places; ballot language modifications.
S.F. 3369 Anderson, P. Independent school district #270, Hopkins: additional facilities levy
authorization.
S.F. 2703 Anderson, P. Sanneh Foundation programs funding increase and appropriation.
S.F. 3928 Nelson Governor's E-12 budget bill.

Week of March 26 - 30

Monday, March 26, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3516 Nelson Voluntary prekindergarten participants to be served through 
a mixed delivery of services requirement.
S.F. 3335 Ruud Online learning providers requirement to generate online l
earning aid for courses offered to nonpublic pupils authorization 
and appropriation.
S.F. 3125 Dahms Extended time to pupils enrolled in career and technical 
education courses expansion.
S.F. 2398 Dziedzic Project SUCCESS grant authorization and appropriation.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF3529Info McDonald Charter school property exemption expanded.
HF3592Info Pugh Minnetonka; Independent School District No. 276 fund transfer authorized.
HF3879Info Lee Summer and after-school STEM programming funding provided, and money 
appropriated.
HF3001Info Poston Service cooperatives included in definition of governmental units for purposes of joint powers.
HF4117Info Urdahl Government and citizenship credit required for high school graduation.
Committee Documents: 
HF3879_A18-0703.pdf
3001 Poston_dd.pdf
3529 McDonald_ts.pdf
3592 Pugh_ts.pdf
3879 Lee_ts.pdf
4117 Urdahl_cp.pdf
Charter School Database Info FY2018-3-26-18.pdf
hf3529_rev.pdf
HF4117 Letter of Support.pdf
Mind Foundry Learning Presentation (Hearing).pdf
Transfer Request Tracking by school FY 16 -17.pdf


Tuesday, March 27, 2018  3:00 PM  
*** Editing change***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2774 Nelson Kognito grant for teacher suicide prevention training appropriation.
S.F. 3743 Nelson Character development education incentive grants appropriation.
S.F. 3572 Chamberlain Dyslexia screening by school districts requirement.
S.F. 3030 Hoffman, J. Girls in Action program appropriation.
S.F. 3013 Eichorn Early learning scholarship program child eligibility and administration 
modification; targeted home visiting grant program for high-risk populations establishment; appropriation.
S.F. 2703 Anderson, P. Sanneh Foundation programs funding increase and appropriation.
S.F. 3340 Pappas Grow Your Own pathways to teacher licensure program funding increase and appropriation.
Please contact Tricia Elite at tricia.elite@senate.mn to testify. Please 
     note: more bills may be added to the agenda.

House

House

Wednesday, March 28  1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF2378Info Baker Music education online access for children and students in rural Minnesota grant 
program created, report required, and money appropriated.
HF3600Info Loon Legislative auditor requested to compare revenue generation and spending 
between school districts and charter schools, and report required.
HF3870Info Peterson Voluntary prekindergarten participants required to be served through a mixed 
delivery of services.
State Academies Bonding Requests

Committee Documents: 
2378a1 Baker_ts.pdf
3600 Loon_ts.pdf
3870 Peterson_ts.pdf
MacPhail - HF 2378 Pam Diem Testimony.pdf
MacPhail OSP Info Sheet.pdf
MacPhail OSP Programs and Map.pdf
McPhail_StarTribune.pdf
MSA Fact Sheet.pdf
MSAB Dormitories - February 2018.pdf
MSAD Asset Preservation Funds - February 2018.pdf
MSAD Educational Buildings February 2018.pdf
MSAD Track and Field - February 2018 (1).pdf
Safety and Security Connection - PreDesign.pdf
H2378A1.pdf


State Academies Bonding Requests

Senate

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2748 Pratt Teacher license revocation, suspension, denial, and teacher discharge grounds 
expansion; mandatory reporting expansion.
S.F. 2754 Nelson Safe schools revenue program establishment; charter schools eligible for safe 
schools 

House

Thursday, March 29, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF3315Info Erickson Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provided, including general education, 
education excellence, teachers, facilities and technology, nutrition, early childhood 
and family support, and self-sufficiency and lifelong learning.
Public Testimony will be taken, as time allows, on HF3315 . Please contact the committee administrator via 
email (jody.withers@house.mn) if you wish to testify.
Committee Documents: 
H3315A44.pdf


Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3086 Pratt Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provisions modifications.
SF 3086 will serve as the E12 Policy omnibus bill. 
     
     Testimony will be taken, but limited to 2 minutes per person to manage 
     time. If you would like to testify, please contact Tricia Elite at 
     tricia.elite@senate.mn by 10am on 3/29 to sign up.

Week of March 19 - 23


Monday, March 19, 2018 3:00 PM  
 

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2198 Utke Music education online access for rural children and students grant program
establishment and appropriation.
S.F. 2652 Nelson Pupils enrolled in postsecondary enrollment options transportation aid
calculation modification.
S.F. 2105 Eichorn Nonpublic students in tenth grade enrollment in postsecondary enrollment
options authorization and appropriation.
Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirements
Minnesota Teachers Retirement Funds and S.F. 2620 (Rosen)
Keeping the Promise: Minnesota Teacher Pensions


Tuesday, March 20, 2018 8:15 AM      

Meeting Time Note: If necessary, committee will reconvene at 7:00 pm in Capitol Room 120.

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF3315Info Erickson

Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provided, including general education,
education excellence, teachers, facilities and technology, nutrition, early childhood and
family support, and self-sufficiency and lifelong learning.

Testimony will be taken on the H3315DE1 amendment on Tuesday, other amendments will be considered on Thursday. If you would like to testify, please contact Kacie Petersen at kacie.petersen@house.mn. Testifiers are being asked to limit their comments to 5 minutes.

Committee Documents: 
H3315DE1.pdf

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF2645Info Davnie Project SUCCESS grants authorized, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF3361Info Kunesh-Podein Substance misuse prevention instruction grant provided, report required, and
money appropriated.
HF3585Info Moran Girls in Action program funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3887Info Moran Northstar Digital Literacy upgrade funding provided, and money appropriated.
Governor's Supplemental Budget Recommendations
Bills may be heard in any order.

Time permitting, public testimony will be taken on the Governor's Supplemental Budget Recommendations.
There will be another hearing when the Governor's education related budget recommendations are introduced
as a House File.

Committee Documents: 
H2645A1.pdf

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda Addition(s)***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
?
Agenda:  
S.F. 3239 Anderson, B. Compulsory school attendance exemptions additions.
S.F. 2845 Clausen Permanent school fund assets management program evaluation by legislative
auditor requirement.
S.F. 3343 Anderson, P. Textbook definition modification.
S.F. 3335 Ruud Online learning providers requirement to generate online learning aid for courses
offered to nonpublic pupils authorization and appropriation.
S.F. 2814 Jasinski Charter school admission lottery expansion to Nerstrand in Rice county.
S.F. 2466 Little Castle Rock township charter school applicants enrollment preference creation.
S.F. 2605 Housley School district bond referendums requirements modifications.
S.F. 3086 Pratt Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provisions modifications.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF978Info Theis Support our students grant program funding provided, support our students grant
program codified, and money appropriated.
HF3676Info Jessup Reimbursement grants for audits of the physical security of public school campuses
created, and money appropriated.
HF3796Info Loon School safety facility grans authorized for school districts to enhance safety for students
and staff, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF3797Info Haley Safe schools revenue increased, safe schools levy equalized, portion of levy available
for intermediate school districts linked to the school district per pupil allowance, and
money appropriated.
HF3885Info Christensen Public school security audit funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3378Info Davnie Children's school-linked mental health gran funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3599Info Wills Safe schools levy increased, and portion of the levy available for intermediate school
districts linked to the school district per pupil allowance.
Bill(s) Removed:
HF3370Info Franke Threat assessment teams and oversight committees required, access to criminal history and
health records provided, educational data sharing with school threat assessment teams
allowed, and money appropriated.
Attachments:
(3/20/2018) H0978A1.pdf
(3/20/2018) H3797A2.pdf
HF3378 will be information-only.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
?
Agenda:  
Commissioner Cassellius, Minnesota Department of Education - budget recommendations
S.F. 3085 Chamberlain Homeless students pupil transportation authority assignment.
Other bills may be added

Thursday, March 22, 2018 8:15 AM      

Meeting Time Note: If necessary, committee will reconvene at 5:00 pm in room 200 of the State Office Building.

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF3315Info Erickson Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provided, including general education,
education excellence, teachers, facilities and technology, nutrition, early childhood and
family support, and self-sufficiency and lifelong learning.
Testimony on the H3315DE1 amendment is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Other amendments to the
omnibus bill will be considered during this meeting.

Committee Documents: 
H3315DE1.pdf - This is the author's delete all amendment, which is the bill language under consideration.
Attachments:
(3/18/2018) H3315DE1.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A5.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A13.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A17.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A18.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A20.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A21.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A22.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A23.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A24.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A25.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A26.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A27.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A28.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A29.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A30.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A31.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A32.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A34.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A35.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A36.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A37.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A39.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A7.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A11.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A40.pdf
(3/21/2018) H3315A41.pdf

Thursday, March 22, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF1708Info Knoblach Promise Neighborhood of Central Minnesota programming expansion grant authorized,
report required, and money appropriated.
HF3206Info Fenton Grow Your Own pathways to teacher licensure program funding increased, and money appropriated.
HF3354Info Haley Education partnership program modified, and future grant priority established.
HF3594Info Koznick Increase Teachers of Color Act strengthened; percentage of teachers of color and American
Indian teachers increased above four percent and percentage of diverse teacher candidates above ten percent by 2020; report required; and money appropriated.
Bills may be taken in any order.

Thursday, March 22, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 3433 Draheim Pupil transportation for certain pregnant and parenting teens authorization.
S.F. 3123 Nelson School district telecommunications projects state aid increase and appropriation.
S.F. 3049 Anderson, P. Intermediate school districts innovative mental health grants qualified providers clarification.
S.F. 3255 Eaton Jake's Law; school districts substance misuse prevention and instruction grant and appropriation.
S.F. 3470 Clausen Professional educator licensing and standards board members compensation
reduction by public employers prohibition.
More bills will likely be added. Please contact Tricia Elite at 
     tricia.elite@senate.mn no later than 5pm on Wednesday 3/21 to testify. 
     Testimony may be limited to 2 minutes per person.
     
     **If committee runs past 4:30, we will relocate to G-23 in the Capitol.

Week of March 12- 16

Monday, March 12, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
Department of Public Safety, Homeland Security, and Emergency Management/School Safety Center
S.F. 2754 Nelson Safe schools revenue program establishment; charter schools eligible for safe
schools revenue; safe schools revenue increase and appropriation. Informational
hearing only.
SCRFA Reviews of Related Programs
Education Organization Recommendations


Tuesday, March 13, 2018 8:15 AM      

Meeting Time Note: The committee will reconvene at 4:00 pm in room 120 of the Capitol to hear any bills not heard during the regularly scheduled committee time. HF 1507 will be heard after the committee reconvenes.

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF3370Info Franke Threat assessment and oversight committees required, access to criminal history and health records provided, and money appropriated.
HF3178Info Peterson Academic achievement rating system required to track student achievement, academic growth, and achievement gap closure rates in schools and districts.
HF2788Info Dettmer School counselors encouraged to receive training in armed forces career options, school counselors required to inform students of armed forces career options, and school districts encouraged to grant military recruiters access to secondary students.
HF2724Info Jurgens School lunch providers prohibited from shaming students, meal policies required to be posted to school websites, and supplementary reserve fund created.
HF3361Info Kunesh-Podein Substance misuse prevention instruction grant provided, report required, and money appropriated.
HF2825Info Gruenhagen Nonpublic students in grade 10 authorized to participate in career and technical courses offered through the postsecondary enrollment options program.
HF2768Info Jessup Child sexual abuse prevention instruction in a health curriculum modified.
HF1507Info Lucero Student Data Privacy Act created, and penalties provided.
*Bills may be heard in any order.

If you would like to testify, please contact Kacie Petersen at Kacie.Petersen@house.mn. Testimony will be limited to 5 minutes per person.


Tuesday, March 13, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF3062Info Dean Human services commissioner required to seek federal funding to implement an opioid awareness grant program for high school and college students, and report required.
HF3085Info Loon Qualified providers of mental health services clarified for innovative mental health grants to intermediate school districts.
HF3166Info Mariani Extended time revenue for summer programs for students placed at corrections facilities authorized.
HF3180Info Mariani English learner funding increased, and money appropriated.
HF3190Info Bennett Extended time use expanded to pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses.
English Learner Funding Overview
Extended Time Revenue Overview

Committee Documents: 
H3166A1.pdf
3062e1 Dean_rc.pdf
3085 Loon_ts.pdf
3166a1 Mariani_ts.pdf
3180 Mariani_ts.pdf
3190e1 Bennett_ts.pdf
AMSD English Learner Cross-Subsidy FY 2016.pdf
EL One-pager.pdf
EnglishLearnerFall17.pdf
Extendedtime One-pager.pdf
FY19ExtendedTime.pdf
SPPS-MLL Brochure rev 03-12-2018.pdf
St_ Cloud Area Schools EL Program.pdf


Tuesday, March 13, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2816 Chamberlain Academic achievement rating system development requirement to track student achievement, academic growth, and achievement gap closure rates.
S.F. 3068 Ruud Public school campuses physical security audits grants appropriation.
S.F. 1629 Torres Ray Safe school levy modification.
S.F. 2900 Pratt Alternative fire drills for schools and educational institutions authorization.
S.F. 3243 Pratt Long-term facilities maintenance revenue use for projects to increase safety and security of school facilities authorization; supplemental aid program to pay a portion of the costs for school district projects that increase the safety and security of school facilities establishment.
S.F. 3017 Pratt Safe schools levy modification to include medication disposal costs.
Please contact Tricia Elite at tricia.elite@senate.mn by 3pm on Monday, 
     March 12th to testify. Testimony may be limited to 2 minutes per person 
     depending on the volume of testimony requests.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF2846Info Christensen Special education working group established, and report required.
HF3013Info Runbeck Teacher training required to enable a teacher to implement instructional strategies to meet the needs of students with dyslexia.
HF2877Info O'Neill Monticello school district special education adjustment modified.

Note: Presentation or handout materials need to be submitted by email to jody.withers@house.mn by 9:00 AM the day of the hearing.

Committee Documents: 
H2846A11.pdf
HF3013-A18-0591.pdf


Wednesday, March 14, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
College Board Presentation: Khan Academy and the PSAT/SAT
ACT Presentation
S.F. 2522 Anderson, B. Independent school district #882, Monticello; special education aid payment increase requirement.
S.F. 2754 Nelson Safe schools revenue program establishment; charter schools eligible for safe schools revenue; safe schools revenue increase and appropriation.

Thursday, March 15, 2018 8:15 AM      

Meeting Time Note: If necessary, committee will reconvene at 5:00 pm in room 10 of the State Office Building.

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF2750Info Bahr Compulsory school attendance exemptions modified.
HF2859Info Erickson State assessments required to be administered in May.
HF2860Info Erickson Education commissioner required to review district and charter school curricula, and report required.
HF1580Info Erickson Charter school policy and technical changes made.
HF1420Info Erickson World's best workforce performance measures and reports modified.
HF2936Info Erickson School trust land administration transferred, school trust management account established, rulemaking authorized, and report required.
HF3589Info Urdahl Civics test questions reporting required.
HF3692Info Jessup Dyslexia screening required.
*Bills may be heard in any order.
** More bills may be added.

Committee Documents: 
A18-0599.pdf
H1420A2.pdf
H1420DE1.pdf
H2859DE1.pdf
H2860A1.pdf
H3589A1.pdf
H3692A1.pdf


Thursday, March 15, 2018 1:00 PM      

Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF1089Info Grossell Warroad; Northwest Angle School expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF3675Info Wagenius Public school district solar energy system grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF2841Info Layman Grand Rapids; Children's Discovery Museum funding authorized.
HF1484Info Howe Library construction grant program funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1909Info Grossell Red Lake School District funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
Office of School Trust Lands - Overview
Additional Bills May Be Added to the Agenda

Thursday, March 15, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda Addition(s)***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2795 Goggin School counselors training in providing students armed forces career options requirement; school districts authorization to permit military recruiters access to secondary students encouragement.
S.F. 2583 Lourey Independent school district #577, Willow River; long-term facilities maintenance bond proceeds use for other facility maintenance purposes authorization.
S.F. 3085 Chamberlain Homeless students pupil transportation authority assignment.
S.F. 3125 Dahms Extended time to pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses expansion.
S.F. 2605 Housley School district bond referendums requirements modifications.
S.F. 3012 Pratt Education partnership program modification and future grant priority establishment.

Week of March 5 - 9

Monday, March 05, 2018 9:15 AM

Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission

Room: Basement State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Dale Lueck
Agenda:

I. Call to Order
II. Approval of Minutes from 08/23/2017
III. Receive DNR report
IV. Update on all school trust related legislation that has been introduced
HF1233 / SF1028 : Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) school trust land sale funding provided, 
appropriation extended, and money appropriated.
HF1735 / SF2189 : School trust land administration transferred, school trust management account 
established, and rulemaking authorized.
HF2499 / SF2258 : Permanent school fund compensation for certain lands based on general fund 
forecast appropriation.
HF2936 / SF2737 : School trust land and administration transferred, school trust management account 
established, rulemaking authorized, and report required.
HF3046 / SF2574 : Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission directed to evaluate governance 
changes, and report required.
HF3047 / SF2575 : Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission directed to conduct a study on s
chool district borrowing, and report required.
HF0000 / SF2702 : Study of the feasibility of a program to authorize school districts to borrow from a 
permanent school fund appropriation.
V. Update on other potential school trust related legislation that may be introduced this session
VI. Other: Next commission meeting scheduled for March 19th, 09:15-10:15 am basement hearing room of 
SOB. Topic will be review of draft strategic plan.
VII. Adjourn
For more agenda information, click here


Monday, March 5, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
Stephen B. Young, CRT Global Executive Director: Minnesota Statutes 
     Section 120B.232 and the challenge of character development
Prof. N. Doran Hunter, Professor Emeritus, Department of Political 
     Science and Law Enforcement, Minnesota State University, Mankato: The 
     Neuro-science of brain development and the moral sense
Stephen B. Young, Humanities Wisdom Traditions: The Moral Sense and 
     Neuro-science
Katherine Kersten, Center of the American Experiment, Edina Public 
     Schools: Citizenship and character education
Parent and student experiences
Stephen B. Young, Conclusion


Tuesday, March 06, 2018 8:15 AM      

Meeting Time Note: If necessary, committee will reconvene at 5:00 PM to complete the agenda. If you would like to testify, please contact Kacie Petersen at Kacie.Petersen@house.mn. Testimony will be limited to 5 minutes per person.

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF2795Info Loon

Teacher code of ethics codified, background checks required, mandatory reporting 
expanded, grounds for teacher discharge expanded, and criminal sexual conduct 
offenses for persons in current or recent positions of authority of juveniles 
expanded.

HF2777Info Fenton Grounds for teacher license revocation, suspension, or denial expanded; and 
grounds for teacher discharge expanded.
HF2794Info Davnie Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board and Board of School 
Administrators members and employees made mandated reporters.
HF3035Info Gruenhagen Secondary school behavior specified for criminal sexual conduct in the third and 
fourth degrees.
HF3203Info Christensen Penalties for school employees and independent contractors who have sexual 
relationships with students established.


Tuesday, March 06, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF3167Info Anselmo Suicide prevention training for teachers funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF3320Info Loon School districts authorized to use long-term facilities maintenance revenue programs for physical modifications enhancing school facility safety, and money appropriated.
Hearing on School Security and Safety

Minnesota School Safety Center Overview and Presentation

Nonpartisan Staff Overview - Current Statutory Provisions

School Safety Panel:
-Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA)
-Association of Metropolitan School Boards (AMSD)
-Minnesota Rural Education Association (MREA)
-Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA)
-Educators For Excellence (E4E)
-Education Minnesota (EdMN)

If necessary, committee will recess and resume testimony at 5:00 pm, or call of the Chair, in Room 5, State Office Building.


Tuesday, March 6, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda change***

Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2737 Eichorn School trust lands administration transfer and school trust management account establishment.
S.F. 1961 Abeler Student Data Privacy Act.
S.F. 2639 Wiger World's best workforce requirements modification.
S.F. 2920 Pratt Nonexclusionary pupil disciplinary policies and practices; pupil removal and dismissal alternatives.


Wednesday, March 07, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

Community Education Overview

Nonpartisan Staff Overview on Program Funding

Community Education Programs
-Youth Development
-Adults with Disabilities
-Health and Developmental Screening
-Early Childhood and Family Education & 
-Adult Basic Education


Wednesday, March 7, 2018 3:00 PM  

Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
I. Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Character Education Program
II. Recap of March 5th Hearing
III. Recommendations from Minnesota Character Council
IV. Recommendations from Growth and Justice
V. Recommendations from Center of the American Experiment
VI. Ethical Principles for Good Citizenship


Thursday, March 08, 2018 8:15 AM      

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF3190Info Bennett Extended time use expanded to pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses.
HF2843Info Daniels Charter school admission lotteries modified.
HF2752Info Garofalo Castle Rock Township enrollment preference for charter school applicants created.
HF3173Info Loon Statutes for intermediate districts renumbered.
HF3207Info Erickson Textbook definition modified.
HF3182Info Erickson Pupil transportation authority assigned for homeless students, and money appropriated.
HF3315Info Erickson Prekindergarten through grade 12 education provided, including general education, education excellence, teachers, facilities and technology, nutrition, early childhood and family support, and self-sufficiency and lifelong learning.
*Bills may be heard in any order.
Committee Documents: 
Amendment to HF 3190.pdf
Amendment to HF 3315 - 1.pdf
Amendment to HF 3315 - 2.pdf


Thursday, March 08, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

HF2836Info Ecklund Taconite assistance area modified.
HF3093Info Urdahl Teacher's master's degree tax credit eligibility modified.
HF3190Info Bennett Extended time use expanded to pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses.
Perpich Center Update
-Curt Tryggestad, Executive Director, Perpich Center for Arts Education
-Office of Legislative Auditor

Crosswinds Sale Update
-Department of Administration

HF3190 is Information-Only.


Thursday, March 8, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda Addition(s)***

Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2748 Pratt Teacher license revocation, suspension, denial or teacher discharge grounds expansion.
S.F. 2652 Nelson Pupils enrolled in postsecondary enrollment options transportation aid calculation modification.
S.F. 2487 Nelson Academic balance policy establishment.
Please contact Tricia Elite at tricia.elite@senate.mn by 8pm on 3/7 to 
     testify. Due to the high volume of individuals requesting to testify, 
     individual testimony will be limited to 2 minutes per person.




Week of February 26 - March 2

Monday, February 26, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
Minnesota schools telecommunications status and Internet Access Equity Aid program.


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 8:15 AM      

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF2768Info Jessup Child sexual abuse prevention instruction in a health curriculum modified.
HF2738Info Erickson Education commissioner required to develop child abuse awareness posters.
HF2737Info Erickson Directory of cross-references to statutes governing school district flexibility created.
More bills may be added to the agenda.


Tuesday, February 27, 2018  1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

Department of Human Services Overviews:
School-Linked Mental Health Grants
Intermediate School District Mental Health Innovation Grant Program (Laws 2017, First Special Session,
Chapter 5)

Minnesota Department of Education Overviews:
Intermediate District and Cooperative Unit Staff Training for Level 4 Behavioral Issues (Laws 2016, Chapter
189)
Support Our Students Grants (Laws 2016, Chapter 189)
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports
Use of Compensatory Revenue and Safe Schools Levy Revenue for Mental Health Services

Additional Testimony:
School Nurses Association
School Social Workers
School Psychologists
National Alliance on Mental Illness - Minnesota
School Counselors Association


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 3:00 PM  
*** Agenda Addition(s)***

Senate Committee on E-12 Policy

Chair: Sen. Eric R. Pratt
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
S.F. 2465 Anderson, P. Educational child sexual abuse prevention curriculum expansion to include
child sex trafficking prevention in academic standard.
S.F. 2352 Anderson, P. Office of Legislative Auditor's April 2017 evaluation report of the Minnesota
State High School League recommendations implementation.
S.F. 2455 Clausen Teacher training to include dyslexia instructional strategies requirement.


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 5:30 PM

Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement

Room: 1200 Minnesota Senate Building
Chair: Sen. Julie A. Rosen
Agenda:

SF2620 (Rosen); HFxxxx (O’ Driscoll): 2018 Omnibus Retirement Bill, first consideration.
-LCPR staff overview
-Jill Schurtz, Executive Director, SPTRFA
-Jay Stoffel, Executive Director, TRA
-Doug Anderson, Executive Director, PERA
-Erin Leonard, Executive Director, MSRS
-Eric Nauman, Senate Fiscal Analyst
For more agenda information, click here


Wednesday, February 28, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

MDE Fiscal Transparency and Accountability Overviews


Wednesday, February 28, 2018 3:00 PM  

Senate Committee on E-12 Finance

Chair: Sen. Carla J. Nelson
Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
Agenda:  
Overview of ESSA funds and select academic improvement programs


Thursday, March 01, 2018 8:15 AM      

House Education Innovation Policy

Room: 10 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Sondra Erickson

Agenda:

HF2846
Christensen Special education working group established, and report required.
HF3013
Runbeck Teacher training required to enable a teacher to implement instructional strategies
to meet the needs of students with dyslexia.
MDE Presentation of the Summary of 2018 Legislative Reports
Additional agenda items may be added.
Committee Documents: 
Author's Amendment to HF 2846.pdf
Author's Amendment to HF 3013.pdf
Summary of 2018 Legislative Reports.pdf


Thursday, March 01, 2018 1:00 PM      

House Education Finance

Room: 5 State Office Building
Chair: Rep. Jenifer Loon

Agenda:

February Forecast - Staff Update
MDE - Federal Funding Under ESSA Overview