2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Torres Ray
Chief and Co-Author List
Monday, August 20, 2018


SF 63 Dziedzic; Dibble; Hayden; Torres Ray; Champion
HF 930 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-1322
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Minneapolis 10th Ave. bridge repair and rehabilitation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017100Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 2


SF 101 Dibble; Kent; Wiklund; Torres Ray; Cwodzinski
HF 313 Hornstein
Revisor No.: 17-1311
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment providing gender equality under the law
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/2017113Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 120 Nelson; Pappas; Housley; Anderson, P.; Torres Ray
HF 262 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-0835
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Alzheimer's disease working group board on aging appointment, duties and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/2017116Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2017Referred to Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
02/20/2017652aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/07/20171137aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 3, Sec. 48, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 6


SF 122 Nelson; Torres Ray; Laine; Frentz; Sparks
HF 168 Fenton
Revisor No.: 17-1077
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned, forced organ harvesting from nonconsenting prisoners of conscience, primarily from Falun Gong practitioners imprisoned for their spiritual beliefs, and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups in the People's Republic of China
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/2017116Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
01/30/2017453Author added Laine
02/09/2017562Author added Frentz
02/22/2017710Author added Sparks


SF 219 Marty; Eken; Bakk; Torres Ray; Lourey
HF 358 Bly
Revisor No.: 17-1198
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Minnesota health plan, Minnesota health board, Minnesota health fund, office of health quality and planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy and auditor general for the Minnesota health plan creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017361Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 264 Franzen; Nelson; Wiklund; Wiger; Torres Ray
HF 1523 Anselmo
Revisor No.: 17-1184
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Federal Every Student Succeeds Act funding for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) activities
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017374Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 377 Latz; Hayden; Dibble; Hawj; Torres Ray
HF 762 Hornstein
Revisor No.: 17-1545
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Crimes motivated by bias enhanced penalties creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017397Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 406 Senjem; Ingebrigtsen; Pappas; Torres Ray
HF 148 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 17-1001
Topic: Military and Military Affairs Department
Short Description: Historic Fort Snelling improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017401Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Capital Investment
01/30/2017453Author added Torres Ray
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 23, Sub. 3


SF 453 Chamberlain; Wiger; Torres Ray; Nelson; Hawj
HF 668 Daniels
Revisor No.: 17-2027
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Dyslexia and literacy specialist employment and grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017445Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
02/22/2017721aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 5, 7, 8, 43


SF 480 Senjem; Hall; Torres Ray; Rest; Chamberlain
HF 409 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-1567
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Long-term equity investment authority for local governments additions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017450Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Local Government
02/09/2017539aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/07/20171140aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
03/27/20171966Withdrawn and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF605, Art. 2, Sec. 33 (vetoed)
See First Special Session, SF1, Art. 2, Sec. 27


SF 510 Hayden; Torres Ray; Pappas; Senjem
HF 907 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-1901
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minneapolis family partnership appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017482Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 17, Sub. 9


SF 553 Torres Ray; Wiklund
HF 709 Slocum
Revisor No.: 17-2366
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Richfield tax increment financing (TIF) district extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017490Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 557 Senjem; Dibble; Wiklund; Torres Ray; Franzen
HF 846 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-2206
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Unlocking opportunities grant program for community-based housing services appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017490Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/09/2017563Author added Franzen


SF 721 Hall; Ingebrigtsen; Torres Ray; Dziedzic; Johnson
HF 1168 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 17-1789
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Better Futures Minnesota grant for recently released inmates; department of corrections appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017529Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/09/2017563Author added Dziedzic
02/20/2017680Author added Johnson


SF 828 Marty; Cwodzinski; Dziedzic; Dibble; Torres Ray
Revisor No.: 17-0981
Topic: Plants, Seeds, and Nurseries
Short Description: Plants and nursery stock labeling requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017559Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 854 Clausen; Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 831 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-1811
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: General education revenue basic formula allowance and extended time revenue link
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017575Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 855 Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 842 Mariani
Revisor No.: 17-0609
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Students with limited or interrupted formal education additional funding appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017575Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 856 Clausen; Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 832 Mariani
Revisor No.: 17-2342
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: College-level examination program (CLEP) funding reinstatement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017575Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 857 Torres Ray; Pappas; Clausen
HF 843 Mariani
Revisor No.: 17-1812
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Extended time revenue link to basic formula allowance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017575Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 967 Franzen; Kent; Torres Ray; Dziedzic
HF 797 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-2324
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: WomenVenture grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017602Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/22/2017710Author added Dziedzic


SF 1021 Wiklund; Torres Ray
HF 1125 Slocum
Revisor No.: 17-2678
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Richfield 77th street underpass project description modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017611Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Capital Investment
04/18/20173163Comm report: To pass, Consent Calendar 
04/18/20173166Second reading 
6106Rule 47, returned to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 32


SF 1110 Torres Ray; Hawj; Carlson; Pappas; Eaton
HF 1576 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-3094
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: Minnesota a sanctuary state for immigration enforcement purposes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017643Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1128 Dziedzic; Dibble; Hayden; Torres Ray; Champion
Revisor No.: 17-3015
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis park and recreation board Hall's Island re-creation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017662Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1162 Torres Ray; Hayden; Dziedzic; Champion; Chamberlain
HF 1378 Dehn, R.
Revisor No.: 17-2343
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Certified historic structure for job training center rehabilitation temporary refundable income tax credit authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017667Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1228 Torres Ray
HF 305 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-0923
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Land-value taxation districts creation by cities authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017692Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1242 Anderson, P.; Torres Ray; Clausen
HF 1142 Christensen
Revisor No.: 17-1787
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Public postsecondary education concurrent enrollment provisions modifications; MnSCU (Minnesota State Colleges and Universities) board of trustees supplemental instruction program establishment requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017694Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 1317 Torres Ray; Eaton; Carlson; Tomassoni; Hawj
HF 1461 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-3349
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Urban agriculture development pilot program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017708Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1318 Marty; Torres Ray; Eaton; Hawj; Carlson
HF 1965 Flanagan
Revisor No.: 17-2996
Topic: Wages and Salaries
Short Description: Minimum wage increase, working family credit increase; child care assistance increase to all low-income workers, MFIP grants increase and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017708Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/27/20171966Author added Carlson


SF 1346 Ingebrigtsen; Hall; Relph; Torres Ray; Champion
HF 1680 Bennett
Revisor No.: 17-3458
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Child sexual abuse prevention programs establishment; academic standards modification to include child sexual abuse prevention
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017759Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/15/20171483aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/15/20171485Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to E-12 Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 2, 11-12, 14


SF 1355 Hayden; Torres Ray; Dziedzic
HF 1073 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-2701
Topic: 
Short Description: Minneapolis Pioneer and Soldiers Cemetery restoration grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017761Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 20, Sub. 14


SF 1413 Torres Ray; Wiklund
HF 1562 Wagenius
Revisor No.: 17-3220
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Richfield tax increment financing (TIF) district five-year rule extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017780Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1489 Torres Ray; Nelson
HF 1661 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-2425
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Graduation incentives program eligibility modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017792Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 36


SF 1555 Nelson; Wiger; Torres Ray; Abeler
HF 2077 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 17-3608
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Increase teachers of color act funding; American Indian teacher and teachers of color goal increase and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017803Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
03/06/20171081Authors added Wiger; Torres Ray; Abeler
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 23, 31, 57, Sub. 9, 27, 31, 36


SF 1556 Nelson; Westrom; Eichorn; Anderson, P.; Torres Ray
HF 1716 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-2415
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Education funding basic formula allowance increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017804Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
03/01/2017932Author added Westrom
03/02/2017996Authors added Eichorn; Anderson, P.; Torres Ray


SF 1602 Torres Ray; Champion; Pappas; Hall
HF 1092 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-2320
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Minneapolis veterans home historic truss bridge repair and renovation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017921Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1629 Torres Ray
HF 1647 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-3565
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Safe schools levy provisions modification; costs incurred for the salaries, benefits, and transportation costs of peace officers and sheriffs for liaison services (school resource officers) elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017926Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/14/20186498Authors stricken Kent; Wiger


SF 1704 Hayden; Hoffman; Torres Ray; Dibble; Tomassoni
HF 1699 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-3306
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: County child protection funds allocation and permitted uses modifications and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017989Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1792 Nelson; Anderson, P.; Pratt; Torres Ray; Wiger
HF 1973 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-3568
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Adult basic education funding increase; supplemental aid creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171068Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
03/16/20171545Author stricken Wiger
03/20/20171582Author added Wiger


SF 1796 Hawj; Rest; Carlson; Torres Ray
HF 1361 Mariani
Revisor No.: 17-0539
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Qualified citizenship expenses income tax credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171068Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1797 Pappas; Hawj; Torres Ray; Koran
HF 1898 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-3703
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Hmong Cultural Center interactive Hmong folk art exhibit grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171069Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/23/20171941Author added Koran


SF 1854 Marty; Dibble; Lourey; Torres Ray; Dziedzic
HF 2246 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 17-3615
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Conversion therapy with children or vulnerable adults prohibition and medical assistance (MA) coverage for conversion therapy prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171078Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/13/20171373Author added Dziedzic


SF 1877 Torres Ray
HF 1747 Wagenius
Revisor No.: 17-3666
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan council sewer availability charge regulation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171143Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1878 Torres Ray
HF 2127 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-3943
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Dakota and Ojibwe language programs preservation grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171143Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 9


SF 1946 Torres Ray
HF 2181 Dehn, R.
Revisor No.: 17-2921
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Drinking water lead-testing in schools and licensed child care centers requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171188Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 5, Sec. 1


SF 1995 Relph; Torres Ray
HF 2053 Theis
Revisor No.: 17-3806
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Small business development centers grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/20171250Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(dd)


SF 2057 Torres Ray
HF 2018 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-3792
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Community Priority One job training, job referrals, and housing assistance appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171366Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2139 Anderson, B.; Lang; Goggin; Relph; Torres Ray
HF 2232 Pugh
Revisor No.: 17-4055
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel Foundation grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171489Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/23/20171941Author added Torres Ray
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 4b (6)


SF 2140 Eaton; Franzen; Torres Ray; Pappas; Marty
HF 1676 Allen
Revisor No.: 17-3381
Topic: Holidays
Short Description: American Indian and Indigenous Peoples Day establishment on the second Monday in October
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171489Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2194 Torres Ray
HF 2110 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-3448
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Energy sector jobs initiative appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171579Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2203 Torres Ray; Carlson; Pappas; Eaton; Hawj
HF 931 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-2638
Topic: Elections
Short Description: United States presidential and vice presidential candidates income tax returns submission filing requirement and data redaction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171580Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2220 Torres Ray
HF 2242 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-3736
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Additional property tax refund modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171935Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2221 Torres Ray; Pappas; Franzen
HF 2132 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-3884
Topic: Taxation-Liquor
Short Description: Temporary Super Bowl liquor and lodging surtax imposition; human trafficking account establishment, deposit requirement, and department of human services (DHS) appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171935Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2223 Hawj; Frentz; Laine; Torres Ray; Carlson
Revisor No.: 17-4272
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Somali Museum of Minnesota grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171935Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/28/20171970Author added Carlson
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 8(g)


SF 2275 Champion; Hawj; Franzen; Torres Ray; Hayden
HF 2515 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 17-4301
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Nonviolent controlled substance offenders probation and parole agents to consider and recommend local options to address technical violations; local programs access facilitation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172643Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See HF470, Art. 3, Sec. 6, 8-9, 12, 30


SF 2276 Torres Ray; Hawj; Franzen; Champion; Marty
HF 2518 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-4300
Topic: Law Enforcement
Short Description: Peace officer training in crisis response, conflict management, and cultural diversity requirement and appropriation; peace officer training reimbursement funding reform and increase; pathway to policing programs reimbursement grants authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172643Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
04/18/20173168Author added Marty
See HF470, Art. 1, Sec. 11, Sub. 7(e), Sec. 12, Sub. 3; Art. 3, Sec. 26


SF 2277 Torres Ray; Hawj; Franzen
HF 2531 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-4302
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Education partnerships coalition fund establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172643Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 9, Sec. 1-2, Sub. 6-7


SF 2278 Torres Ray; Hawj; Franzen; Champion
HF 2521 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-4305
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: College Possible program to support college admission and graduation for low-income students appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172643Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
See SF2214, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 19
See SF943, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 19


SF 2279 Torres Ray; Hawj; Franzen
HF 2519 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 17-4303
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Collaborative urban educator program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172643Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 2280 Hawj; Franzen; Torres Ray; Champion; Hayden
HF 2517 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 17-4345
Topic: Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
Short Description: Nonprofits Assistance Fund appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(cc)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(z)


SF 2281 Hawj; Franzen; Torres Ray; Champion
HF 2522 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-4349
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Pathways to prosperity competitive grant program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(e)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(e)


SF 2282 Hawj; Franzen; Torres Ray; Hayden
HF 2520 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 17-4337
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Housing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements modification; homeless highly mobile students rental assistance program establishment and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See SF780
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3-7
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3-7; Art. 11, Sec. 6


SF 2284 Hawj; Franzen; Torres Ray; Hayden
HF 2524 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-4304
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Teacher candidates of color scholarships establishment; student teacher stipends in shortage areas modification and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
See SF2214, Art. 2, Sec. 10
See SF943, Art. 2, Sec. 11


SF 2285 Torres Ray; Hawj; Franzen
HF 2551 Flanagan
Revisor No.: 17-4336
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Food shelf programs appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 24


SF 2291 Carlson; Hayden; Torres Ray; Kent; Marty
HF 2558 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-4381
Topic: Holidays
Short Description: Student absence from school for religious holidays modification; religious holidays employee leave requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172645Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/31/20173048Authors added Kent; Marty


SF 2305 Nelson; Chamberlain; Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 1667 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-2386
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Voluntary prekindergarten programs contracts for mixed delivery of services requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/03/20173055Introduction and first reading 
04/03/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 2315 Torres Ray
Revisor No.: 17-4383
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Urban agriculture development pilot program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/06/20173143Introduction and first reading 
04/06/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 2316 Marty; Torres Ray; Carlson
HF 2605 Hausman
Revisor No.: 17-4365
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Metropolitan council and greater Minnesota transit systems transit fares reduction requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173167Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2342 Hawj; Torres Ray; Dziedzic; Hayden; Eaton
HF 2600 Mariani
Revisor No.: 17-4454
Topic: Fertilizers and Pesticides
Short Description: Resolution memorializing the United States Environmental Protection Agency to reinstate plans to revoke all food tolerances and cancel all registrations of chlorpyrifos, a neurotoxic pesticide
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20173295Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 2398 Dziedzic; Dibble; Torres Ray
HF 2645 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-4540
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Project SUCCESS grant authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20175353Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 2412 Torres Ray
HF 2620 Davnie
Revisor No.: 17-4518
Topic: Banks and Financial Institutions
Short Description: Loan resolution and financial stability programs appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/19/20175435Introduction and first reading 
05/19/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 2(b)


SF 2431 Frentz; Clausen; Torres Ray; Newton
HF 2671 Carlson, L.
Revisor No.: 17-4600
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Higher education account automatically funded by general fund balance upon failure of legislature to fulfill postsecondary funding policy; instructional service costs, student enrollment and average cost of instruction calculations determinations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/22/20175982Introduction and first reading 
05/22/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 2432 Frentz; Clausen; Torres Ray; Newton
HF 2670 Carlson, L.
Revisor No.: 17-4599
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Higher education account automatically funded by general fund balance upon failure of legislature to fulfill postsecondary funding policy; higher education reserve account creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/22/20175982Introduction and first reading 
05/22/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 2557 Hayden; Senjem; Relph; Torres Ray
HF 2801 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-5594
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Minneapolis family partnership facility prior appropriation modification and bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/20186157Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 18, Sub. 6


SF 2689 Torres Ray; Franzen; Eaton; Dziedzic; Hayden
Revisor No.: 18-6047
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President and Congress to continue the federal deferred action for childhood arrival (DACA) program; encouraging Congress to create a permanent path to legal residency for DACA recipients, and encouraging the President to continue the temporary protected status program (TPS)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/20186198Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2716 Pappas; Torres Ray; Wiklund; Kent; Franzen
HF 2913 Thissen
Revisor No.: 18-5707
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Employers requiring disclosure of past wages prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/20186202Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2764 Dibble; Champion; Dziedzic; Torres Ray; Hayden
HF 3137 Dehn, R.
Revisor No.: 18-6175
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis Central City storm tunnel bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186224Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2768 Torres Ray; Franzen; Hayden; Latz; Eichorn
HF 3375 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 18-5462
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Missing and murdered indigenous women task force creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186224Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
04/19/20187740Author added Eichorn
See SF3656, Art. 28, Sec. 3, Sub. 2; Art. 30, Sec. 8


SF 2769 Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 2915 Thissen
Revisor No.: 18-5709
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Employee definition modification for individuals providing babysitting services
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186224Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2770 Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 2914 Thissen
Revisor No.: 18-5708
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Written employment contract requirement; workers compensation and unemployment insurance contributions expansion; covenants not to compete prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186225Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2810 Pappas; Relph; Torres Ray; Weber; Lang
HF 3180 Mariani
Revisor No.: 18-6126
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: English learner pupil units funding increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186231Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 2812 Pappas; Wiger; Torres Ray; Tomassoni; Wiklund
HF 2961 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-5778
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Voluntary prekindergarten program five regions establishment; Pathway II scholarships commissioner of education amount determination; school readiness plus permanency; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186232Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
See SF3656, Art. 52, Sec. 2


SF 2834 Hayden; Isaacson; Torres Ray; Dziedzic
HF 3020 Lee
Revisor No.: 18-5555
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Trauma-informed gun violence reduction pilot program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186236Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2846 Champion; Hayden; Torres Ray; Dziedzic; Dibble
HF 3161 Lee
Revisor No.: 18-6072
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis and Minneapolis park board Mississippi river upper harbor terminal redevelopment grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186238Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 16


SF 2871 Koran; Draheim; Newman; Lang; Torres Ray
HF 3664 Moran
Revisor No.: 18-5362
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Hair braiders cosmetology registration requirements exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186242Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/08/20186321Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Local Government
03/21/20186834aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/29/20187124Author added Torres Ray
See SF3656, Art. 2, Sec. 8-9, 22


SF 2938 Abeler; Torres Ray; Eichorn; Cwodzinski; Pappas
HF 3256 Theis
Revisor No.: 18-5474
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School start times provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186265Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 2980 Dziedzic; Torres Ray
HF 2700 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-4625
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis Minnesota cycling center (velodrome) grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186272Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3042 Eken; Torres Ray; Frentz
Revisor No.: 18-6103
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution condemning white nationalist and neo-Nazi organizations and urging the President and Congress to recognize criminal elements of groups as domestic terrorist organizations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186352Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3078 Torres Ray
HF 3460 Hornstein
Revisor No.: 18-5935
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: State rail safety inspection program modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186358Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 3079 Torres Ray
HF 2964 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-6050
Topic: Crimes and Criminals-Sexual Offenses
Short Description: Predatory offender registration for soliciting prostitute; pretrial diversion program creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186358Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3080 Torres Ray
HF 2929 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-5890
Topic: Landlords and Tenants
Short Description: Rent stabilization by local governments authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186358Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 3081 Torres Ray
HF 3362 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 18-6218
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution memorializing the secretary of commerce to reject a request to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186358Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 3104 Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 3166 Mariani
Revisor No.: 18-6009
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Students placed at corrections facilities summer programs extended time revenue authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186363Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3105 Torres Ray; Pappas
HF 3580 Omar
Revisor No.: 18-6366
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the United States Congress to suspend security assistance to Honduras until such time as human rights violations cease and perpetrators are brought to justice
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186363Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3128 Dibble; Clausen; Carlson; Torres Ray; Rosen
HF 3627 Wills
Revisor No.: 18-6503
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Runaway and homeless youth 2017 legislative report update requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186367Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See SF3656, Art. 40, Sec. 24


SF 3190 Hall; Rest; Torres Ray
HF 3609 Nash
Revisor No.: 18-6692
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local governments alternative Web site publication of sample ballots for state primary and general elections authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186417Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Local Government


SF 3259 Hayden; Dziedzic; Dibble; Torres Ray
HF 2963 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-6042
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis American Indian Center renovation and expansion grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186429Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 17


SF 3263 Anderson, P.; Eichorn; Wiger; Torres Ray
HF 3594 Koznick
Revisor No.: 18-6899
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Increase Teachers of Color Act provisions modifications and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186429Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
03/14/20186499Authors added Wiger; Torres Ray


SF 3340 Pappas; Torres Ray; Clausen; Hayden
HF 3206 Fenton
Revisor No.: 18-6415
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Grow Your Own pathways to teacher licensure program funding increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20186492Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
03/29/20187038aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance
03/29/20187124Author added Hayden


SF 3663 Koran; Newman; Torres Ray; Ingebrigtsen; Hawj
HF 3850 Flanagan
Revisor No.: 18-7136
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Eyelash extension practitioners facility licensure requirements repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20186864Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/29/20187125Author added Torres Ray
04/23/20187881Author added Ingebrigtsen
04/26/2018Author added Hawj


SF 3808 Torres Ray; Hayden
Revisor No.: 18-6777
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Graduation incentives program pupil eligibility permanency
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186983Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3809 Torres Ray
HF 3865 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-7077
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Minneapolis East Phillips Neighborhood Institute indoor urban farming project grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186983Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3810 Torres Ray; Eichorn
HF 3718 Bly
Revisor No.: 18-6716
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Minnesota association of alternative programs STARS chapter for students in alternative programs appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186984Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 3832 Senjem; Torres Ray; Ingebrigtsen; Pappas; Cwodzinski
HF 3579 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 18-6643
Topic: Military and Military Affairs Department
Short Description: Historic Fort Snelling improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186987Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to Capital Investment
04/09/20187259Author added Cwodzinski


SF 3926 Wiger; Kent; Wiklund; Dibble; Torres Ray
HF 4382 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-7488
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Special education online system; special education cross-subsidy funding; achievement and opportunity gap; full service community schools; teacher recruitment and retention; school safety; paraprofessional support; appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/12/20187287Introduction and first reading 
04/12/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 4053 Simonson; Torres Ray; Pappas; Klein; Laine
HF 4462 Hortman
Revisor No.: 18-7698
Topic: Human Rights and Human Rights Department
Short Description: Sexual harassment definition clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20188468Introduction and first reading 
04/30/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 4084 Torres Ray
HF 4498 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-7830
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Minneapolis Little Earth housing complex youth development programs appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20188995Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 4085 Torres Ray
HF 4207 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 18-7332
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Sexual assault prevention program; affirmative consent instruction requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20188995Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 4086 Marty; Torres Ray; Hawj; Champion; Dibble
HF 4517 Bly
Revisor No.: 18-7799
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Minnesota Carbon Assessment and Rebate Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20188996Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2018Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 4106 Nelson; Torres Ray; Pratt; Wiklund; Weber
HF 4531 Loon
Revisor No.: 18-7901
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Early childhood education programs legislative study group establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/18/20189302Introduction and first reading 
05/18/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 4115 Torres Ray
HF 4539 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-7912
Topic: Drivers Licenses, Training, and ID Cards
Short Description: Driver licensing requirements for diabetes mellitus repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/20/201810200Introduction and first reading 
05/20/2018Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SR 45 Dibble; Dziedzic; Torres Ray; Hayden; Champion
Revisor No.: 17-2460
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the life of Mary Tyler Moore
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017534Introduction 
02/06/2017534Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 229 Nelson; Torres Ray
Revisor No.: 18-7721
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating the Willow River Public School District on its 100 percent high school graduation rate
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20188470Introduction 
04/30/20188470Referred to Rules and Administration