2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

COMMITTEE LIST

2017 - 2018

Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
Tuesday, December 12, 2017


SF 85 Mathews; Osmek; Hoffman; Kiffmeyer
HF 113 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-1352
Short Description: Natural gas combined cycle electric generation plant construction and operation in Sherburne county authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017104Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
01/12/2017117Author added Goggin
02/02/2017499Author added Schoen
02/09/2017538aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/09/2017541Second reading 
02/13/2017591Author stricken Schoen
02/15/2017599HF substituted on General Orders HF113
02/16/2017645Author stricken Goggin
02/20/2017680Author added Kiffmeyer


SF 141 Weber; Rosen; Bakk; Miller; Sparks
HF 234 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-1510
Short Description: Municipal electric utilities and rural electric cooperatives regulation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017345Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/02/2017479Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
03/02/2017HF substituted in committee HF234
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 10-12
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 6-7


SF 146 Senjem; Hoffman
HF 373 Howe
Revisor No.: 17-0585
Short Description: Natural gas vehicles and fueling stations rebate program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017346Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Withdrawn and re-referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 180 Osmek
HF 37 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1087
Short Description: Hydrogen road map reporting requirement elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017354Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/22/2017718aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/22/2017752Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 214 Osmek; Tomassoni
HF 235 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 17-1492
Short Description: Renewable development account renaming and repurposing; solar energy incentives termination and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017360Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/15/2017596aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 2, 4, 6, 28-30, 43, 45(d)
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 2-4, 22, 28


SF 316 Dziedzic; Hawj; Dibble; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 2330 Loeffler
Revisor No.: 17-1672
Short Description: Green roof advisory task force establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017382Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 508 Mathews
HF 81 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-0737
Short Description: Hydropower sources size limitation elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017482Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 561 Osmek; Senjem; Hoffman; Sparks; Hall
HF 739 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 17-0581
Short Description: Small wireless facilities collocation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017491Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/06/20171013aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Local Government
See SF1456, Art. 9


SF 584 Tomassoni; Bakk; Osmek; Eichorn
HF 1375 Metsa
Revisor No.: 17-1981
Short Description: Facilities eligible for staging and permitting at innovative energy project sites modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017495Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/13/2017592Author added Eichorn
See SF1824
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 14
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 10


SF 674 Osmek
HF 1280 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1085
Short Description: Ratepayer advocacy office establishment within the public utilities commission (PUC)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017521Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 700 Tomassoni
HF 759 Metsa
Revisor No.: 17-2246
Short Description: Biomass fuel requirement adjustment by new or amended power purchase agreement or early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017525Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/06/20171012aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/06/20171058Second reading 
04/03/20173055Author stricken Eichorn
6107Rule 47, returned to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1824
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 25
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 20


SF 829 Marty; Dziedzic
Revisor No.: 17-0983
Short Description: Electric vehicle promotion program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017559Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 948 Senjem; Dibble; Abeler; Hoffman
HF 1043 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2747
Short Description: Deaf, deafblind, and hard-of-hearing Minnesotans commission appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017591Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/15/2017613Withdrawn and re-referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1824


SF 1088 Pratt; Dahms; Sparks; Mathews
HF 1377 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 17-3075
Short Description: Consumer protection stakeholder group relating to residential PACE financing establishment; residential PACE financing authorization suspension authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017639Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/08/20171160aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171302aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
03/14/20171462General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
See SF1824
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 31, 42
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 27


SF 1103 Abeler; Eaton; Newton; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-3066
Short Description: Utility failure to comply with thermal effluent limits liability assignment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017641Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1111 Mathews; Osmek; Hoffman
HF 1038 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-2968
Short Description: Legislative renewable energy council establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017643Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/22/2017715aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1174 Miller; Weber; Eken; Senjem
HF 1497 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2247
Short Description: Energy storage, solar thermal, wind, and geothermal heat pump system rebate program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017669Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1177 Mathews; Tomassoni; Eichorn; Bakk
HF 1309 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-2618
Short Description: Economic growth, job growth and job retention consideration during the public utility ratemaking process authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017670Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 7-9, 22-24
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 18-19


SF 1239 Mathews
HF 359 Lucero
Revisor No.: 17-1875
Short Description: Nuclear power plant certificate of need issuance prohibition abolishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017694Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1507 Bakk
HF 1548 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2690
Short Description: Propane vehicle and fueling station rebate program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017795Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1531 Frentz; Cwodzinski; Marty; Housley; Simonson
HF 1772 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 17-0098
Short Description: Renewable energy standard modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017799Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/01/2017932Author added Simonson


SF 1649 Ingebrigtsen; Osmek; Tomassoni; Hoffman; Goggin
HF 1882 West
Revisor No.: 17-3342
Short Description: Solar energy standard modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017929Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1824
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 13, 22, 24
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 9, 18-19


SF 1672 Draheim; Weber
HF 1487 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2909
Short Description: Wind easements, options and leases for commercial operation projects effective date delay authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017983Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/08/20171160Comm report: To pass 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
05/18/20175423Special Order 
05/18/20175423Third reading Passed 


SF 1706 Weber; Sparks
HF 2052 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3788
Short Description: Renewable energy systems permitting provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017990Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 26, 32-37


SF 1742 Ruud; Senjem; Osmek; Sparks; Hoffman
HF 1665 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-3295
Short Description: Voice-over-Internet protocol service and Internet protocol-enabled service regulation prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171060Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/28/20172178Withdrawn and re-referred to Finance
See 1824
See SF1937, Art. 9, Sec. 1-3


SF 1824 Osmek
Revisor No.: 17-3891
Short Description: Energy and utilities policy provisions modifications and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171073Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/23/20171633aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF1456, Art. 8, Sec. 8


SF 1906 Goggin
HF 2170 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-3929
Short Description: Wind energy siting noise complaints process
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171182Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1907 Goggin; Pratt; Dibble; Benson
HF 2233 Anselmo
Revisor No.: 17-3631
Short Description: Energy conservation improvement program technical assistance assessment extension and modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171182Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/15/20171491Author added Pratt
03/16/20171546Author added Dibble
03/20/20171582Author added Benson
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 13


SF 2054 Osmek
HF 2278 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-4046
Short Description: Cooperative electric associations and municipal utilities exemption from participation in the state energy conservation program authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171365Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 16-21
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 11-12, 14-18


SF 2055 Osmek
HF 1845 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-3773
Short Description: Fossil-fuel generated electricity prohibition clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171365Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art, 10, Sec. 39-41
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 24-26


SF 2226 Osmek
HF 2455 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-4259
Short Description: Public utilities commission (PUC) legislative appointments authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171936Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2241 Goggin; Mathews; Osmek
HF 2513 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-4249
Short Description: A resolution memorializing Congress to revive the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository licensing review process
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171938Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2309 Latz; Limmer; Miller; Abeler; Kent
HF 2579 Thissen
Revisor No.: 17-4411
Short Description: Internet service or telecommunications provider personal information collection absent customer express written approval prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/06/20173142Introduction and first reading 
04/06/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2323 Osmek; Miller; Limmer; Benson; Abeler
HF 2606 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 17-4431
Short Description: Personal information collection without customer express written approval prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy