Minnesota Senate Committee Bill Log
Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
 
S.F.0085: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Osmek, Hoffman and Kiffmeyer; Companion to HF No. 113.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; authorizing construction and operation of a natural gas combined cycle electric generation plant.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0085
02/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0141: (AUTHORS: WEBER, Rosen, Bakk, Miller and Sparks; Companion to HF No. 234.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; amending Public Utilities Commission regulation of municipal electric utilities and rural electric cooperatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.164, subdivisions 5, 9, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0141
01/31/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 

 
S.F.0180: (AUTHORS: OSMEK; Companion to HF No. 37.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating hydrogen road map reporting requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.813, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0180
02/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
02/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0214: (AUTHORS: OSMEK and Tomassoni; Companion to HF No. 235.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; renaming and repurposing the renewable development account; terminating certain solar energy incentives; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16B.323; 116C.779, subdivision 1; 116C.7792; 216C.41, subdivisions 2, 5a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116C.779, subdivision 3; 174.187; 216C.411; 216C.412; 216C.413; 216C.414; 216C.415; 216C.416; Laws 2013, chapter 85, article 6, section 11.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0214
02/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
02/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
02/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 

 
S.F.0316: (AUTHORS: DZIEDZIC, Hawj, Dibble, Hoffman and Abeler; Companion to HF No. 2330.)
 
A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing advisory task force on green roofs; requiring a report; appropriating money.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0316
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.0561: (AUTHORS: OSMEK, Senjem, Hoffman, Sparks and Hall; Companion to HF No. 739.)
 
A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; providing for collocation of small wireless facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 237.162, subdivisions 2, 4, 9, by adding subdivisions; 237.163, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, by adding subdivisions.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0561
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Local Government
 

 
S.F.0584: (AUTHORS: TOMASSONI, Bakk, Osmek and Eichorn; Companion to HF No. 1375.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying facilities eligible for staging and permitting at innovative energy project sites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.1694, subdivision 3.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0584
02/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.0700: (AUTHORS: TOMASSONI; Companion to HF No. 759.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; allowing adjustment to the biomass fuel requirement by new or amended power purchase agreement or early termination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.2424, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0700
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0948: (AUTHORS: SENJEM, Dibble, Abeler and Hoffman; Companion to HF No. 1043.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the Commission on Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard-of-Hearing Minnesotans.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0948
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
03/02/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Not heard
 

 
S.F.1088: (AUTHORS: PRATT, Dahms, Sparks and Mathews; Companion to HF No. 1377.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a stakeholder group to develop recommendations for consumer protections relating to residential PACE financing; suspending authorization for residential PACE financing; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216C.435, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1088
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1111: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Osmek and Hoffman; Companion to HF No. 1038.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a legislative council to make funding recommendations to the legislature; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116C.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1111
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1177: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Tomassoni, Eichorn and Bakk; Companion to HF No. 1309.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring that economic growth and job growth and retention be considered during the ratemaking process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.03; 216B.16, subdivisions 1a, 6; 216B.2422, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1177
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.1649: (AUTHORS: INGEBRIGTSEN, Osmek, Tomassoni, Hoffman and Goggin; Companion to HF No. 1882.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying the solar energy standard; amending resource planning requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.1691, subdivision 2f; 216B.2422, subdivisions 2, 4.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1649
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.1672: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM and Weber; Companion to HF No. 1487.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; delaying the effective date of a law that provides that certain wind easements, options, and leases do not expire after seven years if the project does not begin commercial operation; amending Laws 2008, chapter 296, article 1, section 25, as amended.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1672
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1706: (AUTHORS: WEBER and Sparks; Companion to HF No. 2052.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying certain permitting provisions for renewable energy systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.243, subdivision 8; 216E.03, subdivisions 3, 9; 216E.04, subdivision 7; 216F.01, subdivision 2; 216F.011; 216F.04; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216F.081.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1706
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.1742: (AUTHORS: RUUD, Senjem, Osmek, Sparks and Hoffman; Companion to HF No. 1665.)
 
A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; prohibiting regulation of voice-over-Internet protocol service and Internet protocol-enabled service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 237.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1742
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over
 

 
S.F.1824: (AUTHORS: OSMEK)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for the Department of Commerce and Public Utilities Commission; making policy and technical changes; modifying facilities eligible for staging and permitting at innovative energy project sites; amending terms of a contract for a biomass project; modifying the solar energy standard; amending resource planning requirements; prohibiting regulation of voice-over-Internet protocol service and Internet protocol-enabled service; establishing a task force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.164, subdivisions 5, 9, by adding a subdivision; 216B.1691, subdivision 2f; 216B.1694, subdivision 3; 216B.2422, subdivisions 2, 4; 216B.2424, by adding a subdivision; 216B.62, subdivision 3b; 216C.435, by adding a subdivision; 237.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1824
03/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
 

 
S.F.1907: (AUTHORS: GOGGIN, Pratt, Dibble and Benson; Companion to HF No. 2233.)
 
A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying and extending the assessment for technical assistance under the energy conservation improvement program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.241, subdivision 1d.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1907
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over