Science and Technology Research and Development Committee
Also known as:
Committee on Science & Technology Research & Development (Annual compilation and statistical report: membership on state councils, boards and commissions, 1991)
Function: Advise concerning guidelines that the legislature ma use in allocating grant or loan money for scientifically and technologically related projects; advise on decentralized research peer review process; approve assignment of ad hoc committees on science and technology research and development.
The committee was abolished by 1991 legislation. Responsibilities were transferred to the Board of Directors of Minnesota Technology, Inc. (Source: Annual compilation and statistical report: membership on state councils, boards and commissions, 1991.)
Trade and Economic Development Department?
13 members (4 legislators, chair appointed by governor to 4-year terms, 8 members appointed by governor to 6-year terms must be qualified in at least one of five specified areas); expenses reimbursed under Minn. Stat. 15.059.
Name changed slightly.
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