Minnesota Senate Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy Bill Index Report Report Date: September 20, 2018 8:08:28 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
See SF799, Sec. 1, Sub. 11(b)
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
See SF3656, Art. 26, Sec. 1-4
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
See HF4425, Art. 2, Sec. 14-15, 17
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; Art. 25, Sec. 2, Sub. 2; Art. 26, Sec. 1-5, 10-11; Art. 27
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
See SF3656, Art. 27, Sec. 2-3
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
See SF3656, Art. 27, Sec. 4-8, 37
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 SF3656, Art. 26, Sec. 11
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
See SF3656, Art. 26, Sec. 6
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; Art. 26, Sec. 7-8, 10-12
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