Association of Metropolitan School Districts

Association of Metropolitan School Districts

Information about the Minnesota 2017 Legislative Session 

New: Final 2017 E-12 Education Agreement


School Bus Capitol


Session Review

AMSD Legislative Mid-Session Review 2017
Read Scott’s Croonquist’s latest legislative update. 

AMSD Legislative Platform

2017 AMSD Platform
AMSD Legislative Session Priorities

Legislative Priorities 2017
AMSD Legislative Session Briefs

2017 Session Brief State Tax Subsidies for Private K-12 Education

2017 Session Brief E-12 Spending


MDE Summary of 2017 Session
MDE 2017-Session-Legislative-update-Presentation-05-30-17-tm (PowerPoint file Updated June 26)


Omnibus Bill Summaries Prepared by AMSD

NEW: Final E-12 Provisions in Other Bills 

NEW: Final 2017 E-12 Education Agreement

2017 Final Teacher Licensure Conference Committee Agreement

E-12 Provisions in Other Bills

2017 E-12 Education Conference Committee Positions (5/3/17)

2017 Tiered Licensure Comparisons (5/11/17)

2017 Education Policy Provisions (includes amendments adopted in Senate E-12 Finance on 3/17/17)

Special Session Documents

NEW: HF 2 Bill language

NEW: HF 2 Spreadsheet

New: School District Runs (as of June 8, 2017) 

NEW: House Research and Senate Counsel Bill Summary

HF 890 Education Finance Omnibus Bill Conference Committee Documents

Conference Committee Amendment Bill Language (Senate/House Agreement 5/2/17)

Conference Committee Bill Summary (5/3/17)

Conference Committee Spreadsheet (5/2/17)

Conference Committee Levy Tracking (5/2/17)

 Conference Committee Change Items (5/2/17)

 Conference Committee School District Runs (5/11/17)

Budget Comparisons Gov/House/Senate (Excel Spreadsheet)

Debt Service Equalization Gov/Senate (Excel Spreadsheet)

Documents Going Into Conference Committee

School District Runs Summary Comparison

School District Runs House Compensatory Revenue Proposals

School District Runs Senate Proposal

School District Runs House Proposal

School District Runs Governor Proposal

School District Runs Debt Service

HF 890 Bill Comparison Summary

Side-by-Side Comparisons of HF 890 (Scroll to K12-General Education, 12 documents)

House Education Finance Tracking Sheets (scroll to Education Finance HF 890 Conference Comparison and HF Education Finance Levies HF 890, Conference Comparison)


HF 4 Tax Bill Conference Committee Documents

Bill Comparison Summary

HF 4 Taxes Tracking Sheets (scroll to Taxes HF 4)
Governor’s Education Budget and Forecast

February Forecast Documents

Governor Dayton Budget Recommendation District Runs Total

Governor Dayton Budget Recommendation General Education District Runs

Governor Dayton Budget Recommendation Special Education District Runs

Governor Dayton Budget Recommendation Pension District Runs

Governor Dayton’s Budget Recommendation District Runs (Excel File)

Governor Budget Summary Spreadsheet

Governor’s Budget Summary Document 1

Governor’s Budget Summary Document 2  

Legislator Contact Lists

2017 E-12 Budget Bill Conference Committee Contact List

2017 HF 4 Tax Bill Conference Committee Contact List

2017 SF 2214 Higher Education Conference Committee Contact List

2017 HF 140 Teacher Licensure Conference Committee Contact List

Leadership Contact List 2017

Education Committees

Social Media Lists

AMSD Legislators

Advocacy Letter Template 

AMSD Spring Recess Advocacy Information
2017 Legislative Session Resources

AMSD Pre-K Districts