Every week, Executive Director Scott Croonquist updates members with information on the legislature, relevant events and current news.
Association of Metropolitan School Districts Summary Update
May 17, 2014
Legislature Adjourns Sine Die
The 2014 legislative session came to a conclusion last night with the legislature adjourning sine die. Prior to adjourning, the House and Senate approved the omnibus supplemental budget bill, two capital bonding bills, a tax bill and a host of other bills.
Supplemental Budget Bill Language: https://www.revisor.mn.gov/bills/text.php?number=hf3172&type=ccr&session=ls88
Bonding Bill Approved
The legislature also approved an $846 million GO capital bonding bill yesterday along with a $200 million cash bonding bill. Included in the bill is the conveyance of the two EMID schools – Harambee and Crosswinds – to the Roseville School District and the Perpich Center for Arts Education respectively. Here is the link to the bill: http://wdoc.house.leg.state.mn.us/leg/LS88/HF2490.3.pdf
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