Articles & News : Jamie Becker-Finn
The “No Child Left Inside” grant program, aimed at getting children to experience outdoors, was flooded with online applications on its first day. Continue reading
Representative Becker-Finn is co-author of H.F. 2276, a bill to ban the use of toxic Trichlorethylene in manufacturing process.
Representative Becker-Finn is co-author of H.F. 1885, a bill to increase funding for aquatic invasive species prevention and research by increasing the AIS surcharge on three year boat licenses. The AIS surcharge has not been increased since 1993.
Representative Becker-Finn is co-author of H.F. 776, a bill to increase pollinator populations by providing cost share grants for pollinator-friendly lawns through the lawns to legumes program.
Representative Becker-Finn is co-author of H.F. 2267, a bill to reduce the waste going to landfills by creating a carpet stewardship program.
Representative Becker-Finn is co-author of H.F. 511, a bill to repeal the prohibition on local ordinances to limit the use of plastic bags and similar items.
“A bipartisan bill at the Minnesota Legislature would ban flame-retardant chemicals believed to be a health threat to firefighters and children.”Continue reading
Representative Becker-Finn is a co-author of H.F.233, a bill to correct a raid on the Environmental Trust Fund that used lottery funds to pay interest in bonding.
Representative Becker-Finn is the chief author of H.F. 133, a bill to increase opportunities for youth outdoor education.
Representative Becker-Finn is a co-author of H.F. 340, a bill to approve the recommendations of the Outdoor Heritage Council for wildlife habitat projects.