2011 Session Resources

2011 Omnibus Bill Comparisons

Session Wrap-Up

How did your legislator vote?

On the last day of session, the House approved the E12 Omnibus Policy bill (HF1381) on a 73-59 vote; the Senate approved on a 38-27 vote.

On May 17, 2011, the E12 Omnibus Finance bill (HF934) passed from the House on a 70-55 vote, and the next day off the Senate floor on a 37-26 voteAMSD summary of HF934.

E-12 Education Finance Update – Provides an overview of education funding trends with 2011 legislative impacts, Minnesota Department of Education, August 2011.

Special Session Outcomes for Child Care & Government Shutdown Information– Child Care WORKS

Omnibus Education Funding and Policy Bill Review – Summary and major provisions of the bill, Senate DFL Research.

Resources from the Minnesota School Boards Association:

The Minnesota Legislature passed the Omnibus K-12 Education Bill (HF 26) during the Special Session Wednesday, July 20. The K-12 Education Bill and other budget bills were signed by Gov. Dayton later that same day, thus ending the 20-day state government shutdown. Please see related links below. Click here for the July 21 editon of MSBA’s Capitol Compass to view key provisions of the bill.

District Impacts Released by the MDE

Resources provided by Parents United during the Session:

  • 2011 Special Collections – Articles and resources around education and education funding within the context of the structural imbalance of the state budget.