+ − Legislators (10) MN - Representative Dave Pinto (D) Title: Committee Chair MN - Representative Carlie Kotyza-Witthuhn (D) Title: Vice Chair MN - Representative Mary Franson (R) Title: Republican Lead MN - Representative Kristin Bahner (D) Title: Member MN - Representative Lisa Demuth (R) Title: Member MN - Representative Josh Heintzeman (R) Title: Member MN - Representative Kelly Morrison (D) Title: Member MN - Representative Laurie Pryor (D) Title: Member MN - Representative Ami Wazlawik (D) Title: Member MN - Representative Nolan West (R) Title: Member + − Bills Assigned (68) MN - HF30 Early childhood; additional funding and opportunities for children ages birth to three created; prenatal care services, home visiting, early childhood education, and child care programs and funding assistance; and money appropriated. MN - HF1 Early childhood; additional funding and opportunities for children ages birth to three created; programs and funding for prenatal care services, home visiting, early childhood education, and child care assistance governed; and money appropriated. MN - HF498 Child care assistance program disqualifications due to wrongfully obtaining assistance modified. MN - HF497 Child care providers prohibited from receiving child care assistance program reimbursements for dependents of employees. MN - HF496 Child care assistance program maximum reimbursement rates modified, and money appropriated. MN - HF481 Legal nonlicensed child care provider definition modified. MN - HF459 Community solutions funds for healthy child development grant program established, and money appropriated. MN - HF423 Greater Minnesota child care facility grand program funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated. MN - HF422 Child care in rural Minnesota funding provided, and money appropriated. MN - HF740 Child care licensing requirements modified. MN - HF711 Health care providers required to obtain a direct secure messaging address. MN - HF910 Newborn hearing screening advisory committee expiration date extended. MN - HF908 Child care business training funding provided, reports required, and money appropriated. MN - HF837 Early childhood screening funding provided, and money appropriated. MN - HF825 Child care pilot program to create two women-run businesses in low-income urban areas funding provided, reports required, and money appropriated. MN - HF791 Criminal penalties for failing to cooperate in child care assistance program fraud investigations established. MN - HF770 Day care initial licensure requirement modified; commissioner of human services directed to implement child care provider communication process, develop plain-language handbook and a uniform family day care provider application; child care tax credits modified; report required; and money appropriated. MN - HF1238 Child care assistance program provisions modified. MN - HF1230 Early learning scholarships eligibility modified, and voluntary prekindergarten programs expanded to give groups. MN - HF1228 Commissioner of management and budget directed to forecast the basic sliding fee child care assistance program, and money appropriated. MN - HF1227 Child care assistance provider reimbursement rates modified. MN - HF1226 Programs and funding for home visits governed, and money appropriated. MN - HF1220 Head Start program governing requirements amended, and technical and clarifying changes made. MN - HF1384 Tribal organizations and Head Start programs background studies governed. MN - HF1382 Charter schools authorized to provide special education deaf and hard-of-hearing services to students at early ages. MN - HF1590 Early education provisions modified, five regions for the voluntary prekindergarten program established, and school readiness plus program made permanent. MN - HF1582 Parent-child home program funding provided, and money appropriated. MN - HF1548 Child care assistance provider payments modified. MN - HF1541 Child care centers required to provide proof of surety bond coverage. MN - HF1536 Child care funding priorities basic sliding fee and allocation formula modified. MN - HF1512 Early education teacher licensure requirements established. MN - HF1724 Child care assistance program eligibility restrictions extended. MN - HF1703 Child care assistance to low-income workers increase to enable higher-equality early childhood care and education provided, child care assistance reimbursement rates increased, and basic sliding fee child care assistance program forecasted. MN - HF1701 Day care initial licensure requirements modified; commissioner of human services child care provider communication process implementation, plain-language handbook development, and uniform family day care provider application required; child care tax credits modified; report required; and money appropriated. MN - HF1685 Child care substitute providing care time increased. MN - HF1684 Commissioner of human services child care licensing and background study record requirements streamline directed. MN - HF1680 Child care assistance program record-keeping requirements clarified. MN - HF1676 Voluntary prekindergarten program funded participant number for fiscal year 2020 and later increased, and money appropriated. MN - HF1666 Child care authorizations for parenting time clarified, child care reimbursement for parenting time clarified, child care report requirements clarified, parenting time presumptions modified, and parenting time schedule findings required. MN - HF1665 Office of Ombudsperson for Child Care Providers created, appointments provided, reports required, and money appropriated. MN - HF1653 Northstar Care for Children child under the age of six benefits modified. MN - HF1801 Revisor of statutes recodifying of day care facilities' rules and statues instructed. MN - HF1785 Pupil Fair Dismissal Act amended, and pupil dismissals limited. MN - HF1742 Voluntary prekindergarten program participation limits increased. MN - HF1881 Human services commissioner directed to provide child care assistance program billing form notices, child care assistance program provider requirements modified, and criminal penalties provided. MN - HF1874 Child care providers reporting requirement non-compliance penalty added. MN - HF1841 Child care program drinking water requirements modified. MN - HF2049 Child care training requirements clarified. MN - HF2048 Child care training timelines clarified and extended. MN - HF2047 County licensors required to seek clarification from Department of Human Services before correction order issuance. MN - HF1926 Child care; individuals exempted from training and background studies. MN - HF1925 Department of Human Services licensing provisions modified. MN - HF1924 Family child care emergency preparedness plan requirements modified. MN - HF2264 Retaining early educators through attaining incentives now (REETAIN) grant program established, reports required, and money appropriated. MN - HF2201 St. Paul; creating college savings accounts at birth grant funding provided, report required, and money appropriated. MN - HF2195 Early care and education program requirements governed including quality rating and improvement system, implementation outreach, universal identified requirements, and data practices evaluation; early care and education coordination task force established; technical changes made; and money appropriated. MN - HF2111 Reach Out and Reach Minnesota program grant funding provided, and money appropriated. MN - HF2319 Human services program integrity modified, criminal penalties created, and money appropriated. MN - HF2463 Early childhood, child care, and family support program eligibility, participation, and requirements modified. MN - HF2420 Child care site assistance funding provided, reports required, and money appropriated. MN - HF2539 Family child care provider review of variance denials allowed. MN - HF2480 Voluntary prekindergarten participant portion required to be served through mixed-delivery services. MN - HF2474 Child care economic grant program created, and money appropriated. MN - HF2590 Commissioner of education authorized to increase early learning scholarship amounts, early childhood professional development funding provided, and money appropriated. MN - HF2575 Children and family services provisions modified, and money appropriated. MN - HF2565 Early learning scholarship eligibility and funding amended, and statutory appropriation made. MN - HF2610 School readiness aid modified. MN - HF2851 Child care programs excluded from licensure modified.