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The '''Health and Human Services Policy Committee''' is a [[standing committee]] of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]].
 
The '''Health and Human Services Policy Committee''' is a [[standing committee]] of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]].
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==Function==
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{{Quote|The committee holds public hearings on bills to put each bill into its best form.  During the bill's hearing, the committee can take testimony from the bill's sponsors, the general public and experts in the areas the bill affects.
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The committee has several courses of action it can take:
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* amend the bill;
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* combine two or more bills under one file number;
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* recommend a bill to pass as introduced;
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* recommend it be passed as amended;
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* send it to another committee for consideration;
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* vote not to approve the bill; or
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* table it, which in essence delays action.<ref>[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/hinfo/leginfo/Committees.pdf ''Minnesota House of Representatives'', "Committees," July 9, 2013. Accessed January 29, 2014]</ref>}}
  
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/commemlist.asp House of Representatives Standing Committees]
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* [http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/committee.asp?comm=88015 Health and Human Services Policy Committee]
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[[Category:Standing committees, Minnesota State House]]
 
[[Category:Standing committees, Minnesota State House]]

Revision as of 22:55, 29 January 2014

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The Health and Human Services Policy Committee is a standing committee of the Minnesota House of Representatives.

Function

The committee holds public hearings on bills to put each bill into its best form. During the bill's hearing, the committee can take testimony from the bill's sponsors, the general public and experts in the areas the bill affects.

The committee has several courses of action it can take:

  • amend the bill;
  • combine two or more bills under one file number;
  • recommend a bill to pass as introduced;
  • recommend it be passed as amended;
  • send it to another committee for consideration;
  • vote not to approve the bill; or
  • table it, which in essence delays action.[1][2]

Membership

2013-2014

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

Health and Human Services Policy Members, 2013
Democratic members (11)Republican members (8)
Tina Liebling, ChairTara Mack
Rena Moran, Vice-chairJim Abeler
Susan AllenTony Albright
John BensonMary Franson
Patti FritzGlenn Gruenhagen
Thomas HuntleyKathy Lohmer
Diane LoefflerJoe Schomacker
Will MorganNick Zerwas
Joe Mullery
Dan Schoen
Joann Ward

External links

References

  1. Minnesota House of Representatives, "Committees," July 9, 2013. Accessed January 29, 2014
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.