Minnesota Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy Bill Index Report Report Date: June 19, 2018 5:12:24 PM
2017-2018 Regular Session
Bills in Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
Bill# Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF104 OsmekAllowed commercial and industrial operations on agricultural preserves expansion to wireless communication installments and equipment; agricultural preserve early termination provision01/12/201703/02/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 2, Sec. 1, 38-39
SF111 EkenProduction based value of agricultural land study and report authorization01/12/201702/28/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
 
SF315 WestromAgriculture laboratory equipment and instruments appropriation01/23/201702/07/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF405 DraheimNoxious weed confirmation notification to adjacent landowner requirement; state employees official duties penalties protection extension01/26/201702/07/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF431 DziedzicFirst class cities pesticide control ordinances preemption elimination01/30/2017   
SF610 WeberDairy research, teaching, and consumer education authority modification and extension02/02/201702/14/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF1545, Art. 2, Sec. 56-57
SF618 DahmsAgricultural educator grant program establishment and appropriation02/06/201702/14/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 51, 57, Sub. 30
SF713 Anderson, B.Farming for agricultural development definition modification02/06/2017   
SF756 JensenMobile food shelf grants by Hunger Solutions appropriation02/09/201702/21/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
 
SF762 SenjemVeterinary medicine board appointment criteria modification02/09/201702/21/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF825 WeberAgriculture utilization research institute (AURI) provisions modification02/09/201702/21/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF1545, Art. 2, Sec. 65-73
SF828 MartyPlants and nursery stock labeling requirements modification02/09/2017   
SF835 DraheimBuffer compliance seed mixes Minnesota grown and processed requirement02/09/201702/28/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 106
SF841 WeberShrimp production incentive program establishment and appropriation02/09/201702/16/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF901 WeberFarmer-Neighbor Mediation Act; agricultural operations nuisance liability protection modification02/13/201702/23/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See also SF1015
SF960 WestromAgricultural fertilizer research and education program and council extension 02/21/2017
Recommended to pass
 
SF993 WeberLivestock feeders lien to eligibility clarification; livestock production input lien and temporary livestock production input lien elimination02/15/2017   
SF1014 DahmsMinnesota agriculture education leadership council expiration date repeal02/15/201702/21/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF1015 WeberFarmer-Neighbor Mediation Act; agricultural operations nuisance liability protection modification02/15/201702/23/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See also SF901
SF1016 WeberAnimal feedlot facilities public notice and comment provisions modifications; animal feedlot facilities environmental review requirements modifications02/15/201702/28/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
 
SF1167 HousleyVeterinary practice animal cruelty reporting civil liability immunity03/07/2017   
SF1220 WeberEthanol blending on premises authorization; motor fuel marketing and franchise agreements not allowing ethanol blending prohibition03/02/201703/07/2017
Not heard
 
SF1311 WeberHousing trust fund and family homeless prevention assistance program requirements modification; rental assistance program for homeless and highly mobile students establishment and appropriation02/22/201703/02/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF1456, Art. 11; Sec. 6
SF1357 DibblePet and companion animals euthanasia with nonanesthetic gas prohibition and penalties imposition02/23/2017   
SF1545 WestromFood safety and defense task force extension; animal definition modification02/27/201702/28/2017
Recommended to pass
 
SF1673 DraheimFarmer-Lender Mediation Act modification03/02/201703/07/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See HF1545, Art. 2, Sec. 76-89 and Sec. 93
SF1674 WeberOmnibus agriculture policy and technical provisions modifications; dairy law reorganization03/02/201703/07/2017
03/09/2017
As amended, be laid over
Amended and recommended to pass
See HF1545
SF1867 UtkeAgricultural homestead classified land farmed by beginning farmer homestead property tax classification qualification continuation authorization03/07/201703/14/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
 
SF2160 WestromRiparian-buffer compensation program establishment and appropriation03/16/2017   
SF2282 HawjHousing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements modification; homeless highly mobile students rental assistance program establishment and appropriations03/30/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3-7; Art. 11, Sec. 6
SF2283 HawjHousing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements modification; homeless highly mobile students rental assistance program establishment and appropriations03/30/2017  See SF1456, Art. 11, Sec. 6
SF2315 Torres RayUrban agriculture development pilot program and appropriation04/06/2017   
SF2342 HawjResolution memorializing the United States Environmental Protection Agency to reinstate plans to revoke all food tolerances and cancel all registrations of chlorpyrifos, a neurotoxic pesticide04/24/2017   
SF2416 WiklundManufactured home park closing requirements modifications05/21/2017   
SF2425 WiklundXylitol products retail sales notice and labeling requirements establishment05/21/2017   
SF2449 UtkeNitrogen fertilizer rule adoption prohibition02/20/201803/06/2018
Discussion only
 
SF2549 WeberAgricultural fertilizer research and education fee, program and council, education account, and Minnesota agricultural fertilizer research and education program extensions02/22/201803/06/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF2550 WeberAgricultural research data maintained by University of Minnesota (U of M) classification02/22/201803/06/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF3536, Sec. 1
SF2715 DibbleCottage foods license exemption expansion to include limited liability companies; gross sales limit elimination; limited liability companies maintenance of certain liability insurance requirement02/26/2018   
SF2720 JohnsonNitrogen fertilizer rules not approved by law prohibition02/26/201803/06/2018
03/20/2018
Discussion only
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF3536, Sec. 31
SF2837 KoranHousing infrastructure bonds used to finance manufactured housing park infrastructure for lease to low-and moderate-income manufactured home owners authorization03/01/201803/06/2018
03/20/2018
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF2839 WeberOpen-air swine basins ban clarification03/01/2018  See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 77-79
SF2854 SparksMinnesota association of county feedlot officers online training curriculum development appropriation03/01/2018  See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 2, Sub. 3
SF2893 WestromAgriculture, rural development, and housing finance and miscellaneous provisions modifications; appropriations03/01/201803/13/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 2-6
SF2908 EichornModular homes requirements clarification03/05/201803/13/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF2909 EichornManufactured home park closings regulation; advances to the Minnesota manufactured home relocation trust fund by housing finance agency (HFA) authorization03/05/201803/13/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
 
SF3027 LaineStatewide dangerous dog database establishment, animal control authorities authorization to implant microchips in some dangerous and potentially dangerous dogs establishment03/08/2018   
SF3029 DraheimPrevailing wage requirements relating to housing exemption03/08/2018   
SF3059 LoureyCountry of origin labeling for certain meat products requirement03/08/2018   
SF3080 Torres RayRent stabilization by local governments authorization03/08/2018   
SF3111 WeberSaltwater aquatic farms modifications; transportation or importation permit and quarantine requirement03/08/201803/13/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 2-6
SF3181 WestromBois de Sioux watershed district drainage systems repairs procedures modification03/12/201803/20/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
 
SF3184 ChamberlainDangerous dog registration submission requirement to board of animal health03/12/2018   
SF3200 LainePark Plaza Cooperative storm shelter improvements grant appropriation03/12/2018   
SF3203 WestromPersons who control or eradicate noxious weeds on trunk highway right-of-ways reimbursement authorization03/12/201803/20/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
 
SF3222 LangRenewable chemical production incentive program eligibility requirements modification03/12/201803/27/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF4133, Sec. 24 (vetoed)
SF3339 DziedzicResidential rental property sale and tenant notice requirement03/14/2018   
SF3378 DraheimManufactured home installers fees modifications03/15/201803/20/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF3656, Art. 8, Sec. 3-4
SF3410 WeberAgricultural best management practice loan conditions modifications to include environmental service providers; drainage law modification to accelerate ditch buffer strip implementation; runoff and sediment delivery option for repair charges03/15/201803/20/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF3656, Art. 21, Sec. 4-5, 7
SF3496 WestromFood handlers license fee sales of off-sale alcoholic beverages exclusion03/15/201803/20/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
 
SF3535 WeberAnimal health board kennel and dealer data classification as private or nonpublic03/19/2018   
SF3536 WeberOmnibus agriculture policy bill03/19/201803/21/2018
03/22/2018
Discussion only
Amended and recommended to pass
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 2-6
SF3537 JohnsonNoncommercial pesticide applicator license fee reduction03/19/201803/27/2018
Recommended to pass
See HF4133, Sec. 9 (vetoed)
SF3710 WeberLocal housing trust fund grants appropriation03/21/2018   
SF3765 HousleyBee and apiary solar farms agricultural use for purposes of mandatory review of certain state agency actions establishment; solar generation site claimed to provide habitat beneficial to bird and pollinators requirements modification; bee and apiary solar farm designation as an agricultural use for purposes of a metropolitan agricultural preserve authorization03/22/2018   
SF3828 HawjFarmed Cervidae identification requirements modification03/26/2018   
SF4024 HawjFarmed elk and other farmed Cervidae distinguishing; participating deer farmers voluntary herd buyout program establishment; appropriation04/23/2018