2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Dahms
Chief Author List
Wednesday, December 13, 2017


SF 92 Dahms; Lang; Eken; Weber; Senjem
HF 264 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1167
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Pioneer public television equipment grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/2017112Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 11, Sub. 4


SF 218 Dahms; Weber; Lang; Westrom
HF 124 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1070
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Road authorities mowing and haying in trunk highway right-of-ways governance; temporary moratorium establishment; recommendation to legislature requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017361Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
02/02/2017500Author stricken Sparks
03/01/2017915aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/01/2017916Second reading 
03/02/2017997Special Order 
03/02/2017997Third reading Passed 
03/29/20172598Returned from House with amendment 
03/29/20172598Laid on table 
04/06/20173143Taken from table 
04/06/2017Senate concurred and repassed bill 
04/06/20173143Third reading 
Presentment date 04/06/2017
04/18/20173158Governor's action Approval 04/07/17
04/18/20173158Secretary of State Chapter 15 04/10/17
Effective date 04/08/17


SF 293 Dahms; Weber; Sparks; Lang
HF 461 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1499
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Marshall Minnesota Emergency Response and Industrial Training (MERIT) center construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017378Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 294 Dahms; Lang; Weber; Sparks; Senjem
HF 413 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1494
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Lake Redwood reclamation and enhancement project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017378Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 348 Dahms; Tomassoni; Ingebrigtsen; Weber; Sparks
HF 398 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1850
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Area II Minnesota River basin projects floodplain management grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017392Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See SF723, Art. 1
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 4(j)


SF 349 Dahms
HF 374 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1766
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Canby Clapp addition tax increment financing (TIF) establishment authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017392Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 392 Dahms; Frentz; Jasinski; Draheim
HF 765 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-2138
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: U.S. highway #14 four-lane divided highway construction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017399Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 444 Dahms
HF 68 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 17-1284
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Omnibus liquor bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017444Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/09/20171265aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171279Second reading 
04/06/20173148aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/06/20173150Third reading Passed 
05/19/20175432Returned from House with amendment 
05/19/20175432Senate not concur, conference committee of 3 requested 
05/19/20175440Senate conferees Dahms; Utke; Tomassoni
05/20/20175446House conferees Hoppe; Nash; Loeffler
6107Joint rule 3.02, conference committee discharged 
Laid on table 
See First Special Session, SF1, Art. 5


SF 460 Dahms; Senjem; Weber; Utke; Lang
HF 299 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-0622
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Contractor construction materials sales tax exemption modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017446Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 491 Dahms; Senjem; Weber; Utke
HF 479 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-0874
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Motor vehicle purchases by local governments sales tax exemption expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017451Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 497 Dahms; Johnson; Draheim
HF 378 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1853
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural utilization research institute (AURI) Marshall, Crookston, and Waseca facilities grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017452Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 9, Sub. 2


SF 548 Dahms
HF 659 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1232
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: New Ulm local excise and sales and use tax extension and revenue use modification authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017489Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 8-10


SF 556 Dahms; Pratt; Weber
HF 460 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1234
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Rental motor vehicles tax dedication to corridors of commerce program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017490Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes
02/16/2017627aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 587 Dahms; Pratt; Eichorn
HF 652 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-1514
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School district annual food service management contract additional renewal authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017495Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 6, Sec. 1-2


SF 588 Dahms; Frentz; Weber; Lang
HF 447 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1896
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Minnesota River Basin Area II flood hazard mitigation grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017495Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 609 Dahms; Fischbach; Newton; Weber; Lang
HF 379 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1776
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Southwest Minnesota state university special education teacher education program additional school employee participation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017499Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
03/09/20171264Comm report: To pass and re-referred to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 3, Sec. 9


SF 616 Dahms; Johnson; Jasinski; Tomassoni; Lang
HF 549 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1503
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural utilization research institute (AURI) facilities improvement grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017511Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 618 Dahms; Eken; Weber; Johnson; Lang
HF 485 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-1527
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Agricultural educator grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017512Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/16/2017617aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 51, 57, Sub. 30


SF 619 Dahms
HF 844 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1497
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: Milford town hall renovation and relocation grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017512Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 620 Dahms
HF 375 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1763
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: County boards appropriations authorization for veterans memorials anywhere in the county
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017512Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
02/13/2017571Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Local Government
02/28/2017HF substituted in committee HF375


SF 669 Dahms; Eken; Ingebrigtsen; Nelson; Hoffman
HF 873 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-2303
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities (ICF/DD) and home and community-based providers reimbursement rates medical assistance (MA) adjustments
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017520Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 682 Dahms; Newman; Sparks; Senjem
HF 480 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-2089
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Minnesota Valley regional rail authority grant for Winthrop and Hanley Falls track rehabilitation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017522Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 683 Dahms; Weber; Johnson; Draheim; Sparks
HF 1028 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2233
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural utilization research institute (AURI) appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017523Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 684 Dahms; Eken; Sparks; Westrom; Jasinski
HF 642 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 17-1165
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Water infrastructure program bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017523Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 3-4; Art. 2, Sec. 15-16


SF 720 Dahms; Benson; Abeler; Kiffmeyer
HF 5 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1851
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Minnesota premium security plan as a state-based reinsurance program with Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association administration authorization and appropriation; provider taxes authorization; reinsurance tax imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017529Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/09/2017563Author added Kiffmeyer
03/01/2017885aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171162aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/09/20171263aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171279Second reading 
03/14/20171458HF substituted on General Orders HF5
(Non-revisor companion) HF5


SF 760 Dahms; Rosen; Weber
HF 1231 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1765
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child protective services 24/7 on-call requirement small counties exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017546Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 761 Dahms
HF 1230 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-1495
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Lac Qui Parle Yellow Bank watershed district grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017546Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1014 Dahms; Weber; Sparks
HF 673 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2350
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Minnesota agriculture education leadership council expiration date repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017610Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/22/2017721Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1018 Dahms
HF 1468 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1502
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: New Ulm German Park amphitheater bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017611Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1019 Dahms
HF 1469 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-2691
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Sleepy Eye lodging tax authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017611Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 23


SF 1033 Dahms; Frentz; Pratt; Wiger; Tomassoni
HF 1382 Nornes
Revisor No.: 17-2014
Topic: Libraries
Short Description: Regional public library systems state aid formula modification; regional public library systems and multicounty, multitype libraries appropriation increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017629Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
02/23/2017770Author added Tomassoni
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 7, Sec. 1, Sub. 3, 5


SF 1070 Dahms; Weber; Pratt
HF 877 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-2469
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Innovative delivery of career and technical education programs and sharing of district resources codification and permanency
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017636Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 35


SF 1125 Dahms
HF 1515 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2137
Topic: Taxation-Estate
Short Description: Estate tax federal exclusion amount conformance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017661Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1155 Dahms; Lang; Sparks
HF 1368 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2920
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Heating oil vendor responsibility for heating oil spills inside residential locations under the petroleum tank release cleanup act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017666Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/01/2017821aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/06/20171082Withdrawn and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF865
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 129


SF 1271 Dahms
HF 1040 Hilstrom
Revisor No.: 17-0093
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Commerce fraud bureau authorization to apply for or execute search warrants clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1321 Dahms; Pratt; Gazelka
HF 1558 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-1651
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School districts group health insurance coverage regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017709Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See SF605, Art. 2, Sec. 40-41 (vetoed)


SF 1470 Dahms; Pratt
HF 1420 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-3336
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: World's best workforce performance measures and reports modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017789Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1563 Dahms; Champion; Sparks; Pratt; Bakk
HF 1732 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 17-3502
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Insurance examinations regulation provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017805Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017935aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/02/2017996Author added Bakk
03/20/20171573aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/20/20171575Second reading 
04/27/20173328HF substituted on General Orders HF1732


SF 1608 Dahms
HF 1905 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-3784
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Long-term educational facilities maintenance revenue and capital levies uses clarification; school districts that are members of cooperative units lease levy authority increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017922Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 1624 Dahms
HF 1871 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-2094
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Minnesota Valley regional rail authority contract cancellation and loan forgiveness authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017925Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, HF3, Art. 3, Sec. 131


SF 1625 Dahms
HF 1872 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-1500
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Redwood county state veterans cemetery Nobles Road improvement bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017925Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 3


SF 1676 Dahms
HF 1567 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-3385
Topic: Lands
Short Description: Prairie and grasslands public grazing program modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017985Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1810 Dahms
HF 1971 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-3777
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Redwood county land conveyance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171071Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF1124, Sec. 23


SF 2078 Dahms
Revisor No.: 17-4120
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Commerce department policy and technical changes, fees modification and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171369Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/23/20171665aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF1456, Art. 8, Sec. 1-4, 7, 10, 16


SF 2240 Dahms; Anderson, P.
HF 1853 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-3438
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Construction materials purchased by contractors sales and use tax exemption modification and refund provision authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171938Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2373 Dahms
HF 2644 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-4348
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Yellow medicine county regional rescue facility construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/04/20173377Introduction and first reading 
05/04/2017Referred to Capital Investment