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General Assembly

Standing Committee Meetings

Week of May 20, 2018 - May 26, 2018

House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

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House Committee on Appropriations

 

AGENDA

 

Room 42

Last Updated 5/23/2018 10:01 AM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

10:00 AM                   Special Session Convenes

 

10:30 AM                   H. 924 - An act relating to making appropriations for the support of government

Review of One-time Funds

Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

Maria Belliveau, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

 

11:00 AM                   Health Care Proposals and Cost Implications

Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office

 

11:45 AM                   Recess for Lunch

 

1:00 PM                   Joint Meeting to receive the Administration's Proposals

ROOM: 11

House Committee on Appropriations,

House Committee on Education, and

House Committee on Ways & Means

Heather Bouchey, Acting Secretary, Agency of Education

Adam Greshin, Commissioner, Department of Finance & Management

Michael Pieciak, Commissioner, Department of Financial Regulation

Kaj Samson, Commissioner, Department of Taxes

 

2:30 PM                   Joint Meeting:

ROOM: 11

House Committee on Appropriations

House Committee on Education

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office (3:15 PM)

 

4:00 PM                   Committee Discussion and Adjourn

 

 


House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development

 

AGENDA

 

Room 35

May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 1:39 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

1:00 PM                   Special Session bills in House Commerce

Committee Discussion

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Maria Royle, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Chris Rice, Lobbyist, Uber

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Mike Ferrant at 802-828-2271 or mferrant@leg.state.vt.us

 


House Committee on Corrections and Institutions

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House Committee on Education

 

AGENDA

 

Room 32

May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 4:31 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

10:00 AM                   FLOOR

 

After the Floor                     Education Fund

Peter Langella, Librarian, Champlain Valley Union High School

Nicole Mace, Executive Director, Vermont School Boards Association

 

1:00 PM                   Education Fund Proposal

     Joint meeting with House Ways and Means and House Appropriations in room 11.

 

Adam Greshin, Commissioner, Department of Finance & Management

Heather Bouchey, Ph.D., Acting Secretary, Agency of Education

Michael Pieciak, Commissioner, Department of Financial Regulation

Kaj Samsom, Commissioner, Department of Taxes

 

2:35 PM                   Education Fund Update

     Second joint meeting with House Appropriations in room 11

 

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office (3:15 PM)

Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office

 

ATTENTION WITNESSES- Please email handouts to the committee assistant before your scheduled meeting date and bring 20 hard copies. Please write your name, organization, date and title on each document. With few exceptions, any documents you hand out to a committee, or send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s webpage.

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Marjorie Zunder at 802-828-2258 or mzunder@leg.state.vt.us

 


House Committee on Energy and Technology

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Ethics Panel

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House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs

 

AGENDA

 

Room 44

May 23, 2018 - May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 11:17 AM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

10:00 AM                   FLOOR

 

-                                   Caucuses

 

Following Caucuses                   H. 7 - An act relating to creating the Department of Liquor and Lottery and the Board of Liquor and Lottery

Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Gary Kessler, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Liquor Control - Invited

 

 


House Committee on Government Operations

 

AGENDA

 

Room 49

May 23, 2018 - May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 1:18 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

1:00 PM                   H. 8 - An act relating to boards and commissions

BetsyAnn Wrask, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Denise Diehl at 802-828-2267 or ddiehl@leg.state.vt.us

 


House Committee on Health Care

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House Ethics Panel

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House Sexual Harassment Prevention Panel

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House Committee on Human Services

 

AGENDA

 

Room 46

May 23, 2018 - May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/22/2018 4:17 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

10:00 AM                   FLOOR

 

1:00 PM                   Vermont Prescription Monitoring System (VPMS)

Overview and Updates

Hannah Hauser, VPMS Manager, Department of Health

Shayla Livingston, Public Health Policy Advisor, Department of Health

 

 


House Committee on Judiciary

 

AGENDA

 

Room 30

May 23, 2018 - May 25, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 11:08 AM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

11:30 AM                   H. 1 - An act relating to sexual exploitation of a person in law enforcement officer custody

Erik FitzPatrick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018

 


House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife

 

AGENDA

 

Room 47

May 23, 2018 - May 23, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 1:15 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

10:00 AM                   FLOOR

 

1:00 PM                   H. 5 - An act relating to protecting working forests and habitat

 

 


House Committee on Transportation

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House Committee on Ways and Means

 

AGENDA

 

Room 34

May 23, 2018 - May 25, 2018

Last Updated 5/24/2018 3:47 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

9:30 AM                   Committee  Discussion

welcome and planning for special session

 

10:00 AM                   FLOOR

 

10:30 AM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

 

11:30 AM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Review of Proposals and Impacts on Tax Rates

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office

 

12:00 PM                   Lunch

 

1:00 PM                   Joint Meeting to receive the Administration's Proposals

Room: 11

House Committee on Appropriations, House Committee on Ways and Means, and House Committee on Education

Heather Bouchey, Acting Secretary, Ph.D., Agency of Education

Adam Greshin, Commissioner, Department of Finance & Management

Michael Pieciak, Commissioner, Department of Financial Regulation

Kaj Samsom, Commissioner, Department of Taxes

 

3:00 PM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Committee Discussion

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

9:30 AM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Ethan Allen Room

 

Adam Greshin, Commissioner, Department of Finance & Management

Kaj Samsom, Commissioner, Department of Taxes

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Analyst, Office of Legislative Council

Heather Bouchey, Acting Secretary, Ph.D., Agency of Education

Michael Pieciak, Commissioner, Department of Financial Regulation

 

11:30 AM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Committee Discussion

Stephanie Barrett, Associate Fiscal Officer, Joint Fiscal Office

 

12:00 PM                   Lunch

 

1:30 PM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Rep. Scott Beck, Sponsor of Amendment

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

 

3:00 PM                   H. 4 - An act relating to changes in Vermont’s personal income tax and education financing system

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Analyst, Office of Legislative Council

 

 


Senate Committee on Agriculture

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Senate Committee on Appropriations

 

AGENDA

 

Room 5

May 23, 2018 - May 25, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 9:17 AM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

1:30 PM                   Education Fund Analysis and Update

Joint Senate Appropriations and Education Committees

(Room 5)

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office

Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office

 

2:30 PM                   Administration--Special Session Testimony

Joint Senate Appropriations and Education Committees

(Room 5)

Adam Greshin, Commissioner, Department of Finance & Management

Brad Ferland, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Administration

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018

 


Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs

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Senate Committee on Education

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Senate Committee on Ethics

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Senate Committee on Finance

 

AGENDA

 

Room 6

May 23, 2018 - May 25, 2018

Last Updated 5/23/2018 2:29 PM

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

12:45 PM                   Education Fund Analysis and Update

JFO Presentation

Mark Perrault, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office

Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office

Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Cheryl Ewen Jette at 828-2253 or cjette@leg.state.vt.us

 


Senate Committee on Government Operations

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Senate Committee on Health and Welfare

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Senate Committee on Institutions

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Senate Committee on Judiciary

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Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy

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Senate Committee on Transportation

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