A quick note for folks who want to watch in real time – the Conference Committee is meeting this afternoon and the event will be livestreamed. I will try to watch and capture the broadband discussions; the schedule is subject to change with little warning.
Here’s the info from the MN Leg site…
Location: Remote Hearing
Chair: Rep. Mike Sundin
I. Review of agriculture-related funding provisions that are contained in both bills
II. Review of selected House only agriculture provisions
– MDA IT
– Beginning Farmer Tax Credit
– Bioincentives language
– Hunger relief initiative
– Farm down payment initiative
III. Review of selected Senate only agriculture items (if time allows)
– ACRRA maximum reimbursement/payment increase
– Regulated animal exemptions modified
– Compensation to Certain White-tailed Deer Farmers
– Certain solar energy systems allowed in agricultural preserves
IV. Adoption of same agriculture language items (if time allows)
*House holds the gavel.
* HF4366 / SF4019 Omnibus agriculture, housing and broadband bill.
House conferees: Sundin, Hausman, Howard, Vang, Theis
Senate conferees: Westrom, Draheim, Dornink, Pratt, Dziedzic
Meeting material will be posted on the House Agriculture Committee page https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/committees/home/92001
This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp All events are closed-captioned.
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Written comment (PDF file format) submitted to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on May 11, 2022 will be posted and shared with members.
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