Minnesota Senate Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy Bill Index Report Report Date: November 20, 2017 6:55:25 PM
2017-2018 Regular Session
Bills in Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
Bill# Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF5 MillerAdult workforce development initiatives greater Minnesota grant program and appropriation01/05/201703/06/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 
SF6 WigerCreative Freedom Act; employee invention agreements for veterans regulation01/05/2017   
SF125 SchoenOccupational disease workers compensation provisions modifications01/17/2017  See SF1293, Sec. 1
SF185 DibbleDiscrimination against unemployed individuals prohibition01/19/2017   
SF198 NewtonEarned paid time off payout at time of separation from employment requirement01/19/2017   
SF226 BakkHigh school students time of day for work modification 02/08/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 18
SF234 SimonsonBroadband grant program appropriation01/19/201702/27/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF248 FischbachCenters for independent living grants appropriation01/23/201702/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF266 HousleyFilm and television board snowbate program appropriation01/23/201703/01/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF280 DziedzicNew markets grant program establishment and appropriation01/23/2017   
SF314 TomassoniAssistive technology grant modification 03/08/2017
Recommended to pass
See SF1456, Art. 6, Sec. 18
SF335 TomassoniVirginia state highway #53 public utilities relocation appropriation01/26/2017   
SF369 HousleyWater conditioning installation requirements modification 02/22/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 8-14
SF420 NelsonSoutheast Minnesota economic growth study Community Economic Development Association (CEDA) grant appropriation01/26/201702/15/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(p)
SF474 Anderson, P.Youth skills training program establishment and appropriation01/30/201702/01/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 4, Sub. 5(c); Art. 2, Sec. 2
SF495 BakkCook county higher education board educational programming and academic support services funds transfer and appropriations02/16/201703/06/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(x)
SF544 PappasCost-of-living study contents revision02/02/2017   
SF578 DraheimTownhouse definition modification02/02/201702/20/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
 
SF579 SenjemMandatory fire sprinkler installation prohibition02/02/2017  See SF1937, Art. 11, Sec. 1
SF580 MillerUniform State Labor Standards Act02/02/201702/06/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Local Government
 
SF602 HaydenMinneapolis YWCA economically challenged individuals job skills development grant appropriation02/02/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(k)
SF627 RosenMadelia public infrastructure fire damage repair and replacement grant appropriation02/06/201702/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF326, Sec. 3
SF685 HawjSt. Paul East Side Enterprise Center appropriation02/06/201703/01/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(bb)
SF745 KiffmeyerRules impacting residential construction or remodeling legislative notice and review requirements03/01/201703/08/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
See SF1937, Art. 12, Sec. 1
SF758 IngebrigtsenGetting to work grant pilot program creation and appropriation02/09/201702/27/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 6, Sec. 25
SF784 UtkeEconomic development grant programs eligibility requirements modification and appropriation02/09/201702/22/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF830 KentPaid family and medical benefits; unpaid leaves requirement and regulation; data classification; rulemaking authorization; appropriation02/09/2017   
SF848 AbelerAnoka county competitive employment for transition age youth pilot program establishment and grant appropriation02/13/2017  See SF848, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(hh)
SF858 DziedzicAdult workforce development competitive grant program appropriation02/13/2017  See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(j)
SF889 HaydenMinneapolis Norway House grant appropriation02/13/2017  See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 20, Sub. 15
SF899 GogginTemporary or seasonal agricultural workers exemption from overtime requirements02/13/201702/22/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
 
SF907 SenjemYouth skills and career development appropriation02/13/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(o)
SF934 LaineResolution urging Congress and the President of the United States to adopt an "American Recovery" program02/13/2017   
SF946 AbelerSchool contractor employees unemployment benefits eligibility authorization02/13/2017   
SF967 FranzenWomenVenture grant appropriation02/15/2017   
SF968 LittleMinnesota investment and job creation funds appropriations02/15/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(f)
SF969 MillerLabor and industry commissioner duties technical correction 03/08/2017
Recommended to pass
 
SF978 RelphBig Brothers Big Sisters workforce program grant appropriation02/15/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(p)
SF980 WestromBorder-to-border broadband grant program modification and appropriation02/15/201702/27/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 8
SF988 Anderson, P.SciTechsperience internship program appropriation02/15/201703/01/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(o)
SF1034 BakkAmerican Indian workforce training pilot project appropriation02/16/201703/13/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(w)
SF1039 TomassoniDuluth seaway port authority appointments modification02/16/2017   
SF1074 HaydenPrepare and Prosper grant appropriation02/16/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 2(a)
SF1168 JohnsonTax increment financing (TIF) workforce housing projects authorization02/20/2017  See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 6, Sec. 1-4
SF1179 EkenBecker and Wright counties litigation costs for defending county audit law reimbursement appropriation02/20/2017  See SF605, Art. 2, Sec. 50 (vetoed)
SF1187 HousleyDisplaced homemaker programs appropriation02/20/201703/06/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(gg)
SF1287 ChampionMinneapolis Pillsbury United Communities wellness center and grocery store appropriation02/22/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456; Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(q)
SF1293 UtkeWorkers compensation provisions modifications; workers compensation advisory council recommendations and department of labor and industry (DLI) proposals adoption; forbearance of accounts owed to a special compensation fund authorization; intervention procedures modification; rulemaking authorization02/22/201703/06/2017
03/08/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections

See SF1456, Art. 3-5
SF1296 HousleyEconomic Equity and Opportunity office establishment02/22/201703/08/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF1306 DziedzicHennepin county North Branch library EMERGE career and technology center grant appropriation02/22/2017   
SF1307 DziedzicHennepin county Cedar Riverside opportunity center grant appropriation02/22/2017   
SF1315 LangLatino Communities United in Service (CLUES) career education and job skills training grants appropriation02/22/201703/15/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(t)
SF1329 ChampionWage theft prohibition; wages payment modification; civil and criminal penalties increase; administrative review authorization and appropriation02/23/201704/18/2017
Laid over
 
SF1350 GogginHelmets to Hard Hats grant appropriation02/23/201703/01/2017
Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 
SF1363 HousleyDislocated worker program modification02/23/201703/15/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 6, Sec. 9
SF1394 BakkIron Range resources and rehabilitation commissioner duties modification02/23/201703/08/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 23; Art. 11, Sec. 17-18, 20
SF1403 Anderson, P.Fighting Chance behavioral intervention programs for at-risk youth grant appropriation02/27/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(w)
SF1441 TomassoniBarriers to employment for people with mental illnesses plan requirement and appropriation02/27/2017   
SF1456 MillerOmnibus jobs and economic growth appropriations bill02/27/201703/06/2017
Recommended to pass
Ch. 94
SF1457 GogginLabor and industry housekeeping changes; employment agents and construction codes and licensing and OSHA regulations modifications; combative sports regulation02/27/201703/08/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
Ch. 68
SF1504 KoranGoodwill Easter Seals Minnesota FATHER Project grant appropriation02/27/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(ff)
SF1505 Anderson, P.Summit Academy OIC grant appropriation02/27/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(ee)
SF1512 UtkeLocal communities child care business development grants to promote child cares business start-ups and expansion appropriation02/27/201703/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(y)
SF1515 AbelerEmployment transitions services program for youth with disabilities grant appropriation02/27/2017   
SF1522 Anderson, P.Minnesota investment fund, job creation fund, and redevelopment program appropriations authorization02/27/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(f)
SF1533 DraheimConstruction codes criminal penalties modifications02/27/201703/15/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
 
SF1547 DziedzicYouth-at-work competitive grant program appropriation02/27/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(a)
SF1549 DraheimUnemployment insurance advisory council policy recommendations adoption02/27/201703/08/2017
Amended and recommended to pass
Ch. 35
SF1565 UtkeGreater Minnesota workforce opportunity grant pilot program establishment and appropriation02/27/201703/20/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF1583 PappasHmong American Partnership grant appropriation03/01/201703/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF1610 Anderson, B.Extended employment service providers for persons with severe disabilities rate increase authorization and appropriation03/01/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 6(c)
SF1722 AbelerSomali community development pilot grant program establishment and appropriation03/02/201703/15/2017
Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF1759 IsaacsonLabor standards technology modernization appropriation03/06/2017   
SF1770 MathewsLake Mille Lacs area economic relief program qualification requirements modification and expiration date extension and appropriation03/06/2017  See SF1456, Art. 6, Sec. 19
SF1771 DraheimTwin Cities R!SE metro transit technician training program grant appropriation03/06/201703/13/2017
03/15/2017

Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(v)
SF1772 DraheimTwin Cities R!SE hard-to-train individuals training program grants appropriation03/06/201703/13/2017
03/15/2017

Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(v)
SF1779 Anderson, P.Small business technology assistance appropriation03/06/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF1781 SenjemFederal research and development support program establishment and appropriation03/06/2017   
SF1791 Anderson, P.Family and medical leave savings accounts and income tax deductions, exemptions, and credits authorization and appropriation03/06/2017   
SF1794 PappasEarned sick and safe time for employees authorization03/06/2017   
SF1804 MillerPublic employment relations board appropriation03/06/2017   
SF1809 GogginGreater Minnesota community design pilot project creation and appropriation03/06/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(o); Art. 6, Sec. 22
SF1846 SenjemPipeline dual-training programs modification and appropriation03/06/201703/13/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 1
SF1881 HoffmanCentury college advanced digital technology center orthotics and prosthetics department of employment and economic development (DEED) appropriation03/07/2017   
SF1884 JohnsonEligible wholesale electronic component distribution center sales taxes paid during construction exemption; eligible wholesale electronic component distribution center construction forgivable loan authorization and appropriation; Thief River Falls business development public infrastructure grant authorization03/07/201703/15/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(e)
SF1901 CohenMinor league baseball players minimum wage and overtime requirements exemption03/08/2017   
SF1910 JohnsonJourneyworker wage rate determination modification03/08/2017   
SF1919 LittleGreater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program modification03/08/2017   
SF1924 HaydenEast Phillips Neighborhood Institute appropriation03/08/2017  See SF1456. Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(z)
SF1927 NewmanUnlicensed individuals performing electrical work registration modification03/08/2017   
SF1930 TomassoniAbandoned mines safety measures modifications03/08/2017   
SF1937 MillerOmnibus jobs, commerce, energy, labor and industry, and employment and economic development appropriations bill03/08/201703/22/2017
Recommended to pass as amended and referred to Committee on Finance
Veto. 64
SF1938 SenjemBridges to Healthcare grant appropriation03/08/201703/15/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(y)
SF1949 MartyMinnesota Association for Volunteer Administration grant appropriation03/08/2017   
SF1972 NelsonClean Energy Economy Profile appropriation03/09/2017   
SF1986 LittlePipeline dual-training programs modifications and appropriation03/09/2017  See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 1
SF1995 RelphSmall business development centers grants appropriation03/09/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(dd)
SF1997 UtkeRegional American Indian and communities of color worker reintegration and stabilization initiative establishment and appropriation03/09/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub, 3(i)
SF2000 DraheimNonprofit infrastructure, workforce development and partnership programs appropriation03/09/201703/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF2005 WiklundEmployer-provided child care report requirement and appropriation03/09/2017   
SF2006 WiklundWomenventure child care business training report requirement and appropriation03/09/2017   
SF2012 DibbleRegional minimum wage establishment03/09/2017   
SF2020 HousleyNeighborhood Development Center small business programs grant appropriation03/13/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(b)
SF2030 DziedzicEast African women small businesses loans appropriation03/13/2017   
SF2038 DibbleJob applicant and employee personal usernames and passwords access protection from employers; civil enforcement03/13/2017   
SF2044 LangUnlicensed individuals and journeyman electricians employment requirements modifications03/13/2017   
SF2047 FrentzRegional entrepreneurial development appropriations03/13/2017   
SF2049 SimonsonCriminal history reliance for employment purposes limitation03/13/2017   
SF2057 Torres RayCommunity Priority One job training, job referrals, and housing assistance appropriation03/13/2017   
SF2058 TomassoniElevator codes for fourth-class cities compliance modification03/13/2017   
SF2063 DziedzicMinnesota Research and Development Authority Act and Minnesota Research and Development Program establishment, bond issue and appropriation03/13/2017   
SF2064 DraheimAccessibility requirements for public buildings modification03/13/2017   
SF2075 OsmekAccessAbility Incorporated job skills grant appropriation03/13/201703/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(kk)
SF2080 WiklundWomen Venture cooperative child care businesses in low-income urban areas grant appropriation03/13/2017   
SF2083 RelphCentral Minnesota Community Foundation opportunity grant program establishment and appropriation03/13/2017  See SF1456, Art. 6, Sec. 8
SF2084 MathewsSherburne County Generating Station (Sherco) industrial park development and improvement appropriations03/13/2017   
SF2090 NelsonMinnesota Initiative Foundations sustainable child care in rural Minnesota appropriation authorization03/13/2017   
SF2110 PappasPaid leave benefits extension to living organ donors authorization03/14/2017   
SF2111 GogginSnow angel grant program to fund capital improvements to skiing-related businesses authorization and appropriation03/14/201703/20/2017
Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
 
SF2123 WigerSchool conference and activities leave modification to include grandchild of employee03/15/2017   
SF2131 SparksSustainable child care in rural Minnesota grants appropriations03/15/2017   
SF2170 HawjSt. Paul East Side Neighborhood Development Company appropriation03/16/2017   
SF2187 UtkeEnterprise Minnesota Inc. grant appropriation03/20/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(n)(v)
SF2192 FranzenLocksmiths and locksmith services regulation establishment03/20/2017   
SF2194 Torres RayEnergy sector jobs initiative appropriation03/20/2017   
SF2234 UtkeMahnomen clean water and drinking water infrastructure grant appropriations03/23/2017   
SF2237 WeberBroadband in schools federal E-rate program funding appropriation03/23/2017   
SF2247 TomassoniVirginia infrastructure revitalization and code compliance business grants; department of employment and economic development (DEED) appropriation03/23/2017   
SF2257 ClausenMinnesota investment and job creation funds appropriations03/27/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(f)
SF2263 IsaacsonSmall business development center services grant appropriation03/27/2017   
SF2270 PappasCareer pathways for underrepresented women grant program and appropriations03/29/2017   
SF2280 HawjNonprofits Assistance Fund appropriation03/30/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(z)
SF2281 HawjPathways to prosperity competitive grant program appropriation03/30/2017  See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(e)
SF2292 EkenDetroit Lakes wastewater treatment facility phosphorus removal project grant eligibility authorization03/30/2017  See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 4
SF2302 DraheimHighway and heavy construction wages modification03/31/2017   
SF2303 PappasMinnesota Secure Choice Retirement Program Act of 201703/31/2017   
SF2348 DziedzicAmericans with disabilities act notice to businesses working group establishment04/27/2017   
SF2387 SenjemMinneapolis Now EMERGE Career and Technology Center grant appropriation05/11/2017   
SF2410 PrattYMCA camp Kici Yapi in Prior Lake appropriation05/19/2017   
SF2434 Anderson, P.Workforce development funds use modification and report requirement05/22/2017   
SF2436 PappasSt. Paul downtown YMCA grant appropriation05/22/2017