Minnesota Senate Committee Bill Log
Committee on Local Government
 
S.F.0123: (AUTHORS: LATZ; Companion to HF No. 70.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; providing retention requirements for electronic communications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 138.17, subdivisions 1, 7.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0123
02/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Discussion only
 

 
S.F.0150: (AUTHORS: OSMEK, Newman, Pratt, Chamberlain and Hall; Companion to HF No. 418.)
 
A bill for an act relating to transit; prohibiting the Metropolitan Council from undertaking a light rail project without explicit legislative authority; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 398A; 471; 473.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0150
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.0201: (AUTHORS: HALL, Anderson, b., Osmek and Little; Companion to HF No. 330.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring a two-thirds vote to impose an interim ordinance; requiring a public hearing after ten-day notice before imposing an interim ordinance relating to housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462.355, subdivision 4.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0201
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0261: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Relph and Fischbach; Companion to HF No. 252.)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Benton County.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0261
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.0373: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Kent, Chamberlain, Schoen and Wiger; Companion to HF No. 371.)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; allowing a county board to temporarily fill a county commissioner vacancy by appointment in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 375.101, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0373
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, laid over
 

 
S.F.0480: (AUTHORS: SENJEM, Hall, Torres ray, Rest and Chamberlain; Companion to HF No. 409.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; providing long-term equity investment authority; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 118A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0480
02/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.0514: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER; Companion to HF No. 729.)
 
A bill for an act relating to elections; making policy, technical, and conforming changes to various provisions related to elections and elections administration including provisions related to special elections, registration, voting, voters, election judges, voting systems, data, and elected officials; providing uniform election dates; authorizing the appointment of certain county offices; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.088, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 13.15, subdivision 4; 13.6905, subdivision 33; 13.841, subdivision 3; 13.851, subdivision 10; 103B.545, subdivision 2; 123A.46, subdivision 12; 123A.48, subdivision 14; 123B.09, subdivision 5b; 123B.63, subdivision 3; 126C.17, subdivision 11; 128D.05, subdivision 2; 200.02, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 201.121, subdivisions 1, 3; 204B.09, subdivision 3; 204B.16, subdivisions 1, 1a; 204B.21; 204B.31, subdivision 2; 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivision 1; 204C.32, subdivision 2; 204C.33, subdivision 3; 205.065, subdivision 5; 205.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 205.10, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 205A.05, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 205A.11, subdivision 2; 206.805, subdivision 1; 208.04, subdivision 1; 211B.11, subdivision 1; 216B.46; 241.065, subdivision 2; 365A.06, subdivision 2; 367.33, subdivision 1; 375.101, subdivision 1; 375B.07, subdivision 2; 375B.10; 383B.031, subdivision 1; 383E.24, subdivision 7; 410.10, subdivision 1; 447.32, subdivision 2; 475.59; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 204B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 201.15; 201.155; 201.157; 201.158; 205.10, subdivision 3.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0514
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
 

 
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
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Removed from agenda
05/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Removed from agenda
 

 
S.F.0580: (AUTHORS: MILLER, Gazelka, Rosen, Housley and Benson; Companion to HF No. 600.)
 
A bill for an act relating to employment; providing uniformity for employment mandates on private employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0580
02/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1200 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0592: (AUTHORS: LOUREY)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the county auditor-treasurer appointive in Pine County.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0592
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.0692: (AUTHORS: LOUREY; Companion to HF No. 958.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the Cloquet Area Fire and Ambulance Taxing District; amending Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 2, section 46, subdivisions 1, as amended, 2, 3, as amended, 4, 5.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0692
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
 

 
S.F.0870: (AUTHORS: FISCHBACH; Companion to HF No. 1101.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing cities to spend money on National Night Out and events that foster positive relationships between law enforcement and the community; authorizing fundraising for these purposes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0870
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1001: (AUTHORS: FRANZEN; Companion to HF No. 781.)
 
A bill for an act relating to the city of Edina; extending the time to file approval of a 2014 special law.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1001
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
 

 
S.F.1011: (AUTHORS: CHAMBERLAIN and Osmek; Companion to HF No. 1160.)
 
A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; authorizing the legislative auditor to audit the Metropolitan Council's financial statements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.971, subdivision 6.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1011
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for 07:00 PM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1012: (AUTHORS: RELPH; Companion to HF No. 1271.)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Stearns County.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1012
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1020: (AUTHORS: HALL; Companion to HF No. 1345.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; eliminating the cap on spending for purchase of awards and trophies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.15.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1020
02/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1040: (AUTHORS: TOMASSONI; Companion to HF No. 2237.)
 
A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a county scholarship program funded by mineral royalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 298.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1040
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1113: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER; Companion to HF No. 1390.)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; allowing a county law library to transfer money to the county for certain construction costs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 134A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1113
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1135: (AUTHORS: PAPPAS, Isaacson and Wiger; Companion to HF No. 1147.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; making technical changes to Ramsey County human resources statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383A.289, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383A.295, subdivision 3.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1135
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1195: (AUTHORS: INGEBRIGTSEN, Tomassoni, Sparks and Eichorn; Companion to HF No. 1504.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting local governments from banning or taxing paper or plastic bags; appropriating money for a pilot program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1195
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance
 

 
S.F.1224: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Housley, Dahms, Sparks and Hall; Companion to HF No. 1242.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring notice of proposed ordinances to businesses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 415.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1224
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1245: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Hall and Laine; Companion to HF No. 997.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the requirements for payment of claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.38; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.391, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1245
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1354: (AUTHORS: LATZ; Companion to HF No. 1640.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; amending provisions relating to police and firefighters' civil service commissions and employees of police and fire departments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 420.03; 420.04; 420.16.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1354
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1399: (AUTHORS: ABELER, Osmek, Newton and Hoffman; Companion to HF No. 1519.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the business hours of county license bureaus; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 373.38.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1399
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.1416: (AUTHORS: JOHNSON; Companion to HF No. 1674.)
 
A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Marshall County.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1416
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1490: (AUTHORS: OSMEK and Pratt; Companion to HF No. 1866.)
 
A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying governance of the Metropolitan Council; eliminating the Transportation Advisory Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 473.123; 473.146, subdivisions 3, 4; 473.857, subdivision 2; repealing Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1490
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy
 

 
S.F.1494: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM and Jasinski; Companion to HF No. 1823.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; providing a process for making certain offices appointive in Rice County.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1494
03/07/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
 

 
S.F.1749: (AUTHORS: ANDERSON, B., Senjem, Relph, Dahms and Tomassoni; Companion to HF No. 1995.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for effect of orderly annexation agreement; limiting the annexation by ordinance of certain parcels; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 414.0325, subdivision 6.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1749
03/09/2017   Meeting scheduled for 07:00 PM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Removed from agenda by author request
 

 
S.F.1855: (AUTHORS: MARTY, Wiger, Wiklund and Relph; Companion to HF No. 2174.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing Ramsey County to select positions for a supported work program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383A.288, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1855
03/14/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.2092: (AUTHORS: DRAHEIM; Companion to HF No. 1146.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for notice and referendum on whether a municipality may use public utility license, permit, rights, or franchise fees to raise revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.36.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2092
03/16/2017   Meeting scheduled for 04:45 PM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes
 

 
H.F.0375: (AUTHORS: DAHMS; Companion to SF No. 620.)
 
A bill for an act relating to local government; allowing a county board to appropriate money for a veterans memorial anywhere in the county; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 375.18, subdivision 10.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR HF0375
02/28/2017   Meeting scheduled for 08:30 AM in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
H.F.0739: (AUTHORS: OSMEK; Companion to SF No. 561.)
 
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, 7, by adding subdivisions.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR HF0739
05/21/2017   Meeting scheduled for 01:00 PM in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass