This week is crunch time for budget decisions at the Capitol. As we learn of hearing schedules and budget decisions for the House and Senate, we'll keep this blog up-to-date.
The House Health & Human Service Finance Committee HF927 Omnibus bill text and spread sheet are available to the public now on their website. More info will be forth coming.
The schedule for the House Health & Human Service Finance Committee (& Reform, too):
Tuesday, March 22 - NO CHANGES
The joint committee of HHS Finance and HHS Reform will meet beginning at 12:30 PM in Room 200. The joint committee will meet until 4:15 PM. Again, this meeting is for the author to walk through the omnibus bill and the spreadsheet, and take questions from committee members.
Wednesday, March 23 - TIME AND ROOM CHANGES
Only the HHS Finance Committee will meet. The committee will begin taking public testimony at 8:15 AM in Room 118 of the Capitol. The committee will recess at 12 noon. The committee will begin again at 12:30 PM in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building and recess at 4:15 PM for the House Floor session. The committee will reconvene at 5:30 PM in the Basement hearing room to resume public testimony.
Thursday, March 24 - TIME AND ROOM CHANGES
Only the HHS Finance Committee will meeting. The committee will begin making up the Omnibus bill at 12:30 PM in Room 200 State Office Building. The committee will recess at 4:00 PM. This is a change in time due to the floor session time being moved to 12 noon. The committee will reconvene at 4:30 PM in Room 5 of the State Office Building. We will be in Room 5 for the duration of the evening.
Health and Human Services Finance Committee
476 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. MLK, Jr. Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155