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Legislative Update for the Week of April 5

By Tom Lehman, NAIFA-Minnesota Lobbyist on 4/13/21 10:24 AM

Legislature Reaches 3rd Committee Deadline

Friday was the 3rd Committee Deadline, the date by which all finance bills must be reported to the House Ways and Means Committee or the Senate Finance Committee. All Finance Committees in the two bodies were busy this week marking up their finance bills, some of which are scheduled to be heard in Ways and Means or Finance next week. 

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Virtual Minnesota Insurance Day

By Holly Youngblood on 4/9/21 4:04 PM

9:00 - 11:00 A.M. VIA ZOOM

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Legislative Update For the Week of March 22nd

By Tom Lehman, NAIFA-Minnesota Lobbyist on 3/26/21 7:34 PM

Legislature Takes Break for Easter and Passover Holidays

The Minnesota Legislature is on its Easter/Passover break until 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 6. When the Legislature reconvenes, it will have just six weeks before the scheduled May 17th adjournment date. The biggest pending issue when legislators reconvene will be finalizing a two-year biennial budget for the biennium beginning July 1.

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Legislative Update For the Week of March 15th

By Tom Lehman, NAIFA-Minnesota Lobbyist on 3/22/21 11:58 AM

It’s 2nd Committee Deadline!

Hundreds of bills that escaped dying last Friday with the 1st Committee Deadline died Friday at midnight with the arrival of the 2nd Committee Deadline. The deadline process winnows down the bills that have been introduced over the past weeks from over 4,500 to hundreds, most of which will be folded into omnibus finance bills. 

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