Wednesday March 4
7:00 p.m.- House floor session / Joint Convention of the House and Senate / Election of Regents to the University of Minnesota
Joint Convention of the House and Senate convened for election of Regents to the University of Minnesota.
Thursday March 5
8:15 a.m.-House Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee
HF184 (Drazkowski) Aquatic invasive species prevention program requirements repealed.
HF570 (Drazkowski) Aquatic invasive species aid repealed.
HF1065 (Uglem) Aquatic invasive species trailer decal requirements modified.
* HF184 and HF1065 will be laid over for possible inclusion in an omnibus bill.
* HF570 will be heard for information only. The committee will not be taking action on the bill.
10:15 a.m.-House Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance Committee
HF406 (O’Driscoll) Community safety personnel training about use of de-escalation techniques funding provided.
HF1089 (Rarick) Firework manufacture, sale, and use regulated.
12:45 p.m.-House Health and Human Services Finance Committee
HF346 (Hoppe) Regional poison information center grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF832 (Hamilton) Local public health grant funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF1201 (Schomacker) Statewide text message suicide prevention program funding provided, and money appropriated.
3:30 p.m.-House floor session
CALENDAR FOR THE DAY.
HF2 (Loon) Teacher licensure and employment conditions clarified; alternative teacher licensure amended; teacher licensure reciprocity with adjoining states provided; license via portfolio, exemption for technical education instructors, teachers’ unrequested leaves of absence and teaching assignments decisions, and teacher examination requirements clarified; and placing students with ineffective teachers prohibited.
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