Minnesota Senate Environment and Natural Resources Finance Bill Index Report Report Date: August 19, 2018 2:13:19 PM
2017-2018 Regular Session
Bills in Environment and Natural Resources Finance
Bill# Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF191 DziedzicWild deer pesticide study appropriation01/19/2017   
SF207 DibbleMinneapolis sculpture garden renovation Minneapolis parks and recreation board grant appropriation01/19/2017   
SF215 RuudExplore Minnesota Tourism appropriation02/02/201702/08/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF233 FischbachAquatic invasive species removal and prevention grant money availability extension01/19/201702/01/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3(j)
SF238 BakkLake county Prospectors ATV trail system grant appropriation01/19/201702/14/2017

See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 8
SF245 LangFairfax operation of Fort Ridgely state park golf course agreement requirement03/01/201703/08/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 29
SF326 IngebrigtsenWetland replacement for local government roads temporary conditions authorization; wetland replacement credits for local government roads appropriation; Madelia and Watonwan county fire remediation grants appropriation02/16/201702/21/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 8, Sub. 3
SF348 DahmsMinnesota River Basin Area II projects floodplain management grants appropriation01/26/201702/22/2017
03/07/2017

Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 4(j)
SF371 IngebrigtsenWetland replacement credits for local government roads bond issue and appropriation02/06/201702/08/2017

See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 8, Sub. 3
SF399 JohnsonRed River of the North river watch program appropriation01/26/2017   
SF414 BakkOrr Voyageur all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail system construction grant bond issue and appropriation01/26/201702/14/2017
Amended, laid over and may become part of omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 5(i)
SF450 AbelerMilitary personnel and disabled veterans free state park permits conditions modification03/09/201703/14/2017
03/15/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill

See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 31-32
SF507 HoffmanBeaver damage costs reimbursement02/02/2017   
SF550 WestromEnvironment and natural resources trust fund appropriation and receipt of fund money requirements modification02/02/201703/07/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
Ch. 96
SF573 SenjemParks and trails fund money use for property acquisition through eminent domain prohibition02/02/2017   
SF688 RuudLocal recreation grants appropriation02/22/201702/28/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 5(j)(k)
SF695 NewmanWater quality decisions of pollution control agency (PCA) review process modification; independent scientific review of certain proposed rulemaking requirement; unadopted rules enforcement prohibition; certain water quality rules enforcement suspension; appropriation03/07/201703/15/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and included in the omnibus bill
See SF723, Art. 3
SF701 HallMinnesota River dredge spoil sites operation and maintenance grant appropriation02/06/201702/15/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 4(l)
SF717 Anderson, B.Wastewater treatment projects receiving financial assistance review requirement02/06/201702/14/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF723 IngebrigtsenOmnibus environment and natural resources appropriations and policy bill02/06/201703/21/2017
03/22/2017
As amended, be laid over
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 4
SF729 TomassoniSnowmobile and all-terrain vehicle (ATV) accounts appropriation02/06/201702/15/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 7(d)
SF787 IngebrigtsenWolf management and monitoring license revenue dedication elimination02/09/201702/28/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 70
SF790 LoureyTax-forfeited land on or adjacent to public waters sale prohibition exemption; timber sale provisions for tax-forfeited lands modification02/22/2017  See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 143-144
SF851 SenjemSnowmobile registration issuing fees modification02/13/201702/21/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 7
SF865 RuudMiscellaneous natural resources provisions modifications03/15/2017  See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 4
SF914 BakkClean air act settlement money specifically appropriated by law requirement02/22/201703/01/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 3
SF921 RuudMinnesota state high school league shooting sports facility site search and appropriation02/13/201702/22/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 6(b)
SF1005 EichornAnnual payments for state-purchased land using dedicated revenues funds establishment; payment in lieu of taxes requirements modification; appropriation02/15/2017   
SF1028 RuudBoundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) facilitation of sale of school trust lands appropriation02/15/201702/22/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF1041 TomassoniSt. Louis county tax-forfeited lands sale proceeds disposition authorization02/16/201703/01/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 161
SF1042 LimmerSoudan Underground Mine state park boathouse lease terms modifications03/06/201703/14/2017
03/15/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill

See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 147
SF1087 IngebrigtsenEnvironmental reforms; environmental quality board elimination03/15/201703/15/2017
03/16/2017

Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 2-3, 55, 59, 111, 131-133, 137, 139-140
SF1131 HallMinnesota River basin goals and strategies establishment and board of water and soil resources (BWSR) appropriation02/20/201702/28/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
 
SF1195 IngebrigtsenConsumer Choice Act; plastic and paper bags local government bans or taxation prohibition; plastic bag recycling pilot project appropriation03/01/201703/07/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 8, Sec. 14
SF1256 MathewsPropane school bus and fueling station rebate program establishment02/22/201703/01/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF1290 MathewsGroundwater appropriation permit requirements and well interference claim requirements modifications and appropriation03/14/2017  See SF723, Art. 2
SF1336 DziedzicNonmotorized state trail rehabilitation and maintenance appropriation02/23/2017   
SF1374 EichornNatural resources enforcement and penalty provisions modification03/20/2017  See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 69, 72-78
SF1395 WestromBuffers on public waters requirements modification; soil loss ordinances rulemaking clarification 03/08/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
See SF723, Art. 2
SF1400 AbelerMetropolitan parks prior appropriations reallocation02/23/2017  See HF707, Art. 3, Sec. 9
SF1542 DziedzicRiparian buffer compensation program and riparian protection aid establishment, construction debris conversion schedule modification, and appropriation02/27/201703/14/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 24-25; Art. 11, Sec. 14
SF1546 DziedzicMetropolitan council regional parks and trails operation and maintenance appropriation02/27/201703/14/2017
03/15/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill

See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 5(a)(b)
SF1592 IngebrigtsenFederal clean water act assumption of section 404 permit program agreements negotiation appropriation03/01/2017  See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 4(g)
SF1646 WeberShell Rock River watershed district storm water water-quality credit trading pilot program agreement with the pollution control agency (PCA) and appropriation03/01/201703/08/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF2943, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 4 (k)
SF1678 EichornForestry management appropriation03/02/201703/14/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF1802 RuudClosed landfill program modification03/09/201703/14/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 124-125
SF1858 EichornLead shot effect on wildlife study and appropriation03/06/201703/14/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 6(c)
SF1993 LaineAquatic invasive species grants appropriation03/09/2017   
SF2010 IngebrigtsenTwo lines for angling to take fish with second-line endorsement authorization03/09/201703/14/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF723, Art. 2
SF2031 RuudAquatic Invasive Species Research Center appropriation03/13/201703/16/2017

See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3(k)
SF2103 TomassoniNatural Resources Research Institute annual grant appropriation03/14/201703/16/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
See SF943, Art. 1, Sec. 4, Sub. 4 (d)
SF2114 WeberCounty feedlot program appropriation03/15/201703/20/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF2172 IngebrigtsenForest harvest study appropriation03/16/2017   
SF2219 OsmekMinnesota clean marina program appropriation03/23/2017   
SF2239 MathewsLittle Rock Lake-Sartell pool drawdown project appropriation03/23/2017   
SF2312 DibbleExplore Minnesota Tourism appropriations04/06/2017  See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 10 (a)(b)(c)(d)
SF2474 BakkBeaver damage control board of water and soil resources (BWSR) grants appropriation02/20/2018   
SF2573 BakkSt. Louis County Voyageur Country ATV trail appropriation02/22/201803/06/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 3, Sub. 5
SF2637 IngebrigtsenPollution control agency (PCA) fees increase prohibition without legislative approval02/26/201803/06/2018
Recommended to pass as amended and referred to Committee on Finance
 
SF2694 KiffmeyerVoter registration information provision by state agencies requirement03/19/201803/28/2018
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF2705 IngebrigtsenEnvironmental agencies permitting, rulemaking, and fees modifications; watershed credit exchange program establishment; effluent limitation compliance; appropriation03/15/201804/11/2018
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 61, 63-64
SF2878 NelsonEnvironmental science and permit review appropriation03/19/201803/28/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF2924 MillerLa Crescent Wagon Wheel trail grant appropriation03/05/2018  See See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 16
SF2925 MillerLa Crescent Wagon Wheel trail grant appropriation03/05/201803/13/2018
As amended, be laid over
See See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 16
SF2934 WestromEnvironment and natural resources trust fund appropriation; previous appropriations modifications; recipients of environmental and natural resources trust fund appropriations requirements modifications; wastewater treatment projects appropriation bonds issuance, wastewater treatment grant funding provisions modifications03/05/201803/28/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See HF4425, Art. 4 and 6
SF2983 EichornWild rice waters findings and listing of waters; nullifying and restricting application of water quality standards; work group report requirement03/21/201803/27/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 
SF2984 KoranLottery retailers compensation and commissions provisions modification03/14/201803/21/2018
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 
SF3065 LangShooting sports facilities grants appropriation03/08/201803/14/2018
Laid over
 
SF3076 TomassoniBuhl sewage collection system repair appropriation03/08/2018   
SF3119 WestromAlexandria lake area sanitary district grant for lake management appropriation03/08/201803/13/2018
As amended, be laid over
See SF2934, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 4 (l)
SF3141 IngebrigtsenOmnibus environment and natural resources appropriations and policy bill; natural resources provisions modification; accelerated buffer strip implementation; runoff and sediment delivery option03/29/201804/17/2018
04/18/2018
Discussion only
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 2-4, 6-7; Art. 20-21
SF3168 IngebrigtsenState lands lease security requirement, surplus land sales through online auctions, state parks and forests additions and deletion; state lands interests sales and conveyances authorization03/22/201803/28/2018
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
Ch. 186
SF3194 TomassoniVirginia all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail system development grant appropriation03/12/201803/20/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 3, Sub. 5
SF3199 RuudCertified salt applicator program establishment03/12/2018   
SF3202 HousleyWater quality and sustainability account creation for settlement between the state and 3M company03/12/201803/14/2018
Amended and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 76
SF3236 JasinskiSnowmobile registration sticker requirements modification03/12/201803/20/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF3246 BakkLake county Prospectors Loop trail system grant for off-highway vehicle trails appropriation03/12/201803/20/2018
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 3, Sub. 5
SF3249 BighamWater quality and sustainability account creation for settlement between the state and 3M company03/12/2018   
SF3269 EichornWild-rice waters restoration and enhancement appropriation03/14/201803/21/2018
As amended, be laid over
 
SF3336 RuudPine River fish passage project appropriation03/14/201803/20/2018
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF3364 IngebrigtsenOtter Tail county muskellunge stocking study appropriation03/14/2018   
SF3376 TomassoniMinerals research appropriation03/14/201803/21/2018
Laid over
 
SF3530 Anderson, B.Railroad oil and hazardous materials life safety preparedness and emergency response provisions establishment03/19/2018   
SF3584 RuudAggregate mapping appropriation03/19/201804/10/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 3, Sub. 2
SF3705 JohnsonRed River basin commission recognition, membership, duties, and appropriation03/29/201804/10/2018
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 35
SF3757 TomassoniCanisteo, Arcturus and Hill Annex open pit mine groups water levels monitoring and modeling appropriation03/22/201804/11/2018
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF3903 HawjNatural resources department (DNR) staff from underrepresented communities hiring and retention appropriation04/09/2018   
SF3949 MathewsLake Mille Lacs walleye fingerlings stocking appropriation04/12/2018   
SF3969 ChamberlainAdvanced wastewater treatment technology certification program establishment and appropriation04/16/2018   
SF3981 BakkForest inventory appropriation04/16/2018   
SF4041 IngebrigtsenState land leasing provisions modifications; public lands sales and conveyances authorization; appropriations04/26/2018  See SF3656, Art. 19, Sec. 3, Sub. 2, 6, 7