2007 - 2008
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE EIGHTY-FIVE LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2007 - 2008

Senjem
Chief Author List
Tuesday, September 26, 2017


SF 288 Senjem
HF 146 Johnson
Revisor No.: 07-0430
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Great river road historic roadside properties construction and restoration project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/25/2007132Introduction and first reading 
01/25/2007Referred to Finance
See HF2800, Art. 2, Sec. 2, Sub. 3


SF 289 Senjem
HF 147 Johnson
Revisor No.: 07-0431
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Mississippi River parkway commission expiration date extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/25/2007133Introduction and first reading 
01/25/2007Referred to Transportation
03/23/20071304Comm report: To pass 
03/23/20071304Second reading 
03/26/20071362General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight
03/30/20071883Comm report: To pass 
03/30/20071920Second reading 
04/16/20072077General Orders: To pass 
04/18/20072377Calendar: Third reading Passed 
See HF548, Art. 2, Sec. 46


SF 336 Senjem; Lynch
HF 344 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-0969
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Olmsted county municipal solid waste combustor construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2007146Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2007Referred to Finance


SF 337 Senjem
HF 689 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-1021
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Olmsted county highway #52 service sign requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2007146Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2007Referred to Transportation


SF 393 Senjem; Rosen; Lynch
HF 361 Welti
Revisor No.: 07-0822
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Income tax regional investment credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/01/2007188Introduction and first reading 
02/01/2007Referred to Taxes


SF 394 Senjem; Metzen; Saxhaug; Clark
HF 621 Johnson
Revisor No.: 07-1689
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Mississippi River parkway commission tourism and economic development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/01/2007188Introduction and first reading 
02/01/2007Referred to Finance


SF 549 Senjem; Lynch; Langseth; Metzen; Michel
HF 624 Norton
Revisor No.: 07-0625
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Rochester national volleyball center expansion grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2007231Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2007Referred to Finance


SF 552 Senjem
Revisor No.: 07-1979
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: MnSCU higher education asset preservation and replacement appropriation and bond sale
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2007231Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2007Referred to Finance


SF 840 Senjem; Lynch
HF 800 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-1996
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: School district and county proposed property tax levy certification time allowance extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2007365Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2007Referred to Taxes
See HF 2245, Art. 5, Sec. 8-10


SF 901 Senjem
Revisor No.: 07-2565
Topic: University of Minnesota
Short Description: University of Minnesota higher education asset preservation and replacement capital improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2007376Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2007Referred to Finance
See also HF886, Sec. 2 (vetoed)


SF 1078 Senjem; Day; Jungbauer; Fischbach; Gimse
HF 753 Howes
Revisor No.: 07-1688
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Special gold star family motor vehicle license plates for family members of military service personnel
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2007433Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2007Referred to Transportation


SF 1281 Senjem; Lynch
HF 1462 Liebling
Revisor No.: 07-2454
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Rochester biobusiness center construction sales tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2007508Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2007Referred to Taxes


SF 1640 Senjem; Wergin; Rosen; Koch
Revisor No.: 07-2353
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Renewable energy mandates consumer cost disclosure requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007706Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications
03/12/2007849Authors added Rosen; Koch


SF 1641 Senjem; Wergin
HF 964 Ruth
Revisor No.: 07-2287
Topic: Taxation-Sales, Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Motor vehicle sales tax proceeds revenues deposit requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007706Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to Finance


SF 1642 Senjem; Wergin
HF 835 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-1997
Topic: Schools
Short Description: School calendar pilot program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007706Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to Education
04/12/20072022aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 1643 Senjem
Revisor No.: 07-2436
Topic: Retirement-PERA
Short Description: Retirement annuity application authorization for certain employees of Olmsted county, the city of Rochester and independent school district #535
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007707Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight
See HF3082, Art. 16, Sec. 1


SF 1644 Senjem
HF 1495 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-2719
Topic: Retirement-PERA
Short Description: PERA police and fire plan survivor benefits eligibility for Hayfield chief of police
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007707Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight


SF 1645 Senjem
HF 2225 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-2884
Topic: Animals and Pets
Short Description: Animal location artificial lights use restrictions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007707Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to Environment and Natural Resources


SF 1646 Senjem
HF 970 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-2285
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Dodge, Fillmore, Goodhue, Mower, Wabasha and Winona counties nursing facilities operating payment rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2007707Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2007Referred to Finance


SF 1853 Senjem
HF 1878 Welti
Revisor No.: 07-2712
Topic: Retirement-PERA
Short Description: PERA prior service credit purchase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2007917Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2007Referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight
See SF430, Art. 12, Sec. 5


SF 1854 Senjem
Revisor No.: 07-3056
Topic: Retirement-PERA
Short Description: PERA prior service credit purchase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2007917Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2007Referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight
See SF430, Art. 12, Sec. 5


SF 1900 Senjem; Lynch
HF 2195 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-2493
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department
Short Description: Rochester highway interchange construction permits issuance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/2007987Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2007Referred to Finance
See also SF3223, Art. 1, Sec. 119 (mod.)


SF 1901 Senjem
HF 963 Ruth
Revisor No.: 07-2288
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department
Short Description: Local bridge replacement and rehabilitation and local road improvement bond issue and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/2007987Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2007Referred to Finance


SF 1912 Senjem
HF 448 Mullery
Revisor No.: 07-1695
Topic: Insurance-Automobile
Short Description: Automobile insurance program insurance verification by mail program repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/2007989Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2007Referred to Transportation
See HF448


SF 2024 Senjem; Lynch
HF 2426 Norton
Revisor No.: 07-3338
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Disabled children notice of redetermination of eligibility for services requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20071131Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2007Referred to Health, Housing and Family Security
02/21/20086616Author added Lynch
03/11/20087274Comm report: To pass 
03/11/20087280Second reading 
04/01/20088237aGeneral Orders: To pass as amended 
04/03/20088413Calendar: Third reading Passed 
04/17/20088701Returned from House 
Presentment date 04/21/08
04/30/20089016Governor's action Approval 04/24/08
04/30/20089016Secretary of State Ch. 220 04/24/08
Effective date 08/01/08


SF 2025 Senjem
HF 2284 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-3668
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Mantorville stagecoach trail and regional welcome center and trailhead facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20071131Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2007Referred to Finance


SF 2026 Senjem
HF 2282 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-3667
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Mantorville stage coach trail and welcome center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20071131Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2007Referred to Finance


SF 2029 Senjem
HF 2283 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-3570
Topic: Schools
Short Description: School districts nonpublic school student health services
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20071131Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2007Referred to Finance


SF 2136 Senjem
HF 2299 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-3670
Topic: Lakes and Ponds
Short Description: Lake Zumbro restoration bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/24/20071313Introduction and first reading 
03/24/2007Referred to Finance
See HF380, Sec. 7, Sub. 11


SF 2156 Senjem
HF 2407 Demmer
Revisor No.: 07-3846
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department
Short Description: High speed rail line bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20071364Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2007Referred to Finance
See HF886, Sec. 11, Sub. 5 (vetoed)


SF 2187 Senjem; Koering
HF 2275 Norton
Revisor No.: 07-3666
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department
Short Description: Critical access dental providers reimbursement rate increase and additional staff hiring
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/29/20071512Introduction and first reading 
03/29/2007Referred to Health, Housing and Family Security
See HF1078, Art. 5, Sec. 14


SF 2505 Senjem
HF 3076 Demmer
Revisor No.: 08-5410
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Oronoco trunk highway #52 and west frontage road extension grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/20086458Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2008Referred to Finance
03/10/2008Withdrawn and re-referred to Transportation


SF 2506 Senjem
HF 2709 Demmer
Revisor No.: 08-4734
Topic: Schools
Short Description: School districts wind energy revenue payments restoration
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/20086458Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2008Referred to Finance


SF 2630 Senjem; Rosen
Revisor No.: 08-5205
Topic: Public Utilities and Public Utilities Commission
Short Description: Nuclear power plant certificate of need prohibition elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/20086485Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2008Referred to Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications


SF 2658 Senjem; Rosen; Lynch
HF 2776 Norton
Revisor No.: 08-5142
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Rochester community and technical college campus Olmsted county steam line extension grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/20086489Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2008Referred to Finance


SF 2659 Senjem; Pappas
HF 2697 Johnson
Revisor No.: 08-4806
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Great River Road historic roadside properties construction and restoration project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/20086489Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2008Referred to Finance
See HF2800, Art. 2, Sec. 3, Sub. 3


SF 3057 Senjem; Lourey; Frederickson; Chaudhary
HF 3350 Dill
Revisor No.: 08-5472
Topic: Natural Resources Department
Short Description: Hunting while shining lights restrictions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/20086688Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2008Referred to Environment and Natural Resources


SF 3222 Senjem; Tomassoni
HF 3151 Norton
Revisor No.: 08-5532
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: Rochester Lifetrack Resources grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/20086753Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2008Referred to Finance
See HF1812, Art. 10, Sec. 3, Sub. 4


SF 3230 Senjem; Day
HF 3414 Demmer
Revisor No.: 08-4528
Topic: Trails
Short Description: Stagecoach state trail grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/20086754Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2008Referred to Finance
See HF380, Sec. 7, Sub. 27


SF 3231 Senjem
Revisor No.: 08-5774
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment for lottery receipts dedication to heritage enhancement, parks and trails, clean water, arts humanities, museum and public broadcasting funds and heritage enhancement council establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/20086754Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2008Referred to Environment and Natural Resources


SF 3232 Senjem
HF 3169 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 08-5609
Topic: Wildlife Management and Habitat
Short Description: Wabasha county wildlife management area land sale
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/20086754Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2008Referred to Environment and Natural Resources
See SF2651, Art. 1, Sec. 66


SF 3858 Senjem; Day
Revisor No.: 08-7003
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Mantorville dam repair grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20089140Introduction and first reading 
04/30/2008Referred to Finance


SF 3859 Senjem
HF 4036 Demmer
Revisor No.: 08-6658
Topic: Education-K-12
Short Description: Minnesota council for quality K-12 education improvements and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20089140Introduction and first reading 
04/30/2008Referred to Finance


SR 176 Senjem; Lynch
Revisor No.: 08-6806
Topic: 
Short Description: A senate resolution expressing the sense of the senate concerning the establishment of a Autism Task Force
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/02/20088263Introduction 
04/02/20088263Referred to Rules and Administration
05/17/200810479aComm report: To pass as amended 
05/17/200810480Adopted (voice vote)