GOVERNOR AND EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MINUTES
State House, Concord, New Hampshire
April 5, 2011, 3:30 p.m.
The Governor and Executive Council convened at 3:30 p.m. with all members present.
Commissioner Roger A. Sevigny and Deputy Commissioner Alexander K. Feldvebel of the Insurance Department answered questions regarding items #40 and #41 which were tabled at the March 30, 2011 G&C Meeting.
After discussion, the Governor and Council on motion of Councilor St. Hilaire, seconded by Councilor Wieczorek, with Councilor Wheeler voting no, voted to remove item #40- which was tabled at the 3-30-11 G&C Meeting.
#40 The Governor and Council on motion of Councilor St. Hilaire, seconded by Councilor Burton, with Councilor Sununu and Councilor Wheeler voting no, voted to approve the request to accept and expend federal grant funds in the amount of $666,031 from the US Department of Health and Human Services for the purpose of supporting a process in NH to determine whether NH should establish a health insurance exchange for individuals and small businesses. (2)Further authorized to establish a part-time temporary position for one Grants and Contracts Technician, and Consultants. Effective upon G&C approval through June 30, 2011. 100% Federal Funds. Fiscal Committee approved.
Next regular Governor and Executive Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at the State House, Concord, NH.
The Honorable Board then Adjourned at 5:00 p.m.