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S.F. No. 78 - Advisory Task Force on Fiscal Notes Establishment - Second Engrossment
Author: Senator Mary Kiffmeyer
Prepared By: Stephanie James, Senate Counsel (651/296-0103)
Date: March 15, 2017


Section 1 [Advisory Task Force on Fiscal Notes] establishes the Advisory Task Force on Fiscal Notes.

Subd. 1 [Membership] specifies membership for the task force.

Subd. 2 [Duties] specifies duties of the task force.

Subd. 3 [Report] requires the task force to report to the legislature by June 1, 2018, with recommendations for modifying the fiscal note process.

Subd. 4 [Chair] requires the task force to select a chair by majority vote of those members present.

Subd. 5 [Meetings] makes the task force subject to the legislative open meetings law.

Subd. 6 [Administration] requires the Legislative Coordinating Commission to provide administrative services for the task force.

Subd. 7 [Compensation] specifies that members serve without compensation.

Subd. 8. [Expiration] expires the task force after the group submits its report to the legislature.

Section 2 [First appointments and first meeting] establishes deadlines for the first appointments and for a designee of the majority leader of the senate to convene the first meeting.


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