Higher Education Policy and Finance Committee, Minnesota House of Representatives
|“||(a) Except as provided in Rule 1.15, a House or Senate bill that directly, substantially, and specifically affects any present or future financial obligation, budget policy, or revenue of the State must be referred as provided in paragraphs (b) and (c) to the appropriate Committee before the bill receives its second reading. A bill that negligibly affects any present or future financial obligation, budget policy, or revenue of the State is not subject to mandatory referral under this rule.
(b) A bill subject to paragraph (a) reported by a finance committee must, if recommended to pass, be subsequently referred to the Ways and Means Committee, unless the bill has a negligible fiscal impact and is subject to direct reference to the Floor under Rule 6.05.
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Higher Education Finance and Policy Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (9)||Republican members (6)|
|• Gene Pelowski, Jr., Chair||• Bud Nornes|
|• Zach Dorholt, Vice-chair||• David Fitzsimmons|
|• Kathy Brynaert||• Mary Franson|
|• Sheldon Johnson||• Glenn Gruenhagen|
|• Ben Lien||• Kathy Lohmer|
|• Kim Norton||• Chris Swedzinski|
|• Jeanne Poppe|
|• Paul Rosenthal|
|• Ryan Winkler|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.
|Higher Education Finance and Policy Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (7)||Republican members (8)|
|• John Benson||• David Hancock|
|• Kim Norton||• Connie Doepke|
|• Joe Atkins||• Pat Mazorol|
|• Tom Rukavina||• Kurt Daudt|
|• Gene Pelowski, Jr.||• Bud Nornes|
|• Jeanne Poppe||• King Banaian|
|• Terry Morrow||• Bob Dettmer|
|• Bruce Vogel|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.
|Higher Education Finance and Policy Members, 2009|
|Democratic members (6)||Republican members (9)|
|• Tom Rukavina||• Bud Nornes|
|• Joe Atkins||• Bob Dettmer|
|• Terry Morrow||• King Banaian|
|• Kim Norton||• Mike Benson|
|• Gene Pelowski, Jr.||• Kurt Daudt|
|• Jeanne Poppe||• Connie Doepke|
|• David Hancock|
|• Pat Mazorol|
|• Bruce Vogel|
- Minnesota House of Representatives, "Permanent Rules of the House 2013-2014," February 11, 2013. Accessed January 29, 2014 Rule 4.10
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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