2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Benson
Chief and Co-Author List
Wednesday, June 28, 2017


SF 1 Benson; Dahms
HF 1 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 17-1270
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance temporary payment program; health maintenance organizations (HMO) requirements and health insurance modifications; agricultural cooperative health plan authorization; tax provision modification; transition of care coverage for 2017; reporting requirements; funds transfer; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/05/201737Introduction and first reading 
01/05/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
01/11/201778aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
01/11/2017107aComm report: To pass as amended 
01/11/2017108Second reading 
01/12/2017117Special Order 
01/12/2017122Third reading 
01/12/2017122Motion did not prevail To refer to Taxes
01/12/2017123Bill passed 
01/23/2017370Returned from House with amendment 
01/23/2017371Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
01/23/2017385Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Dahms; Jensen; Franzen
01/23/2017House conferees Hoppe; Davids; Dean M.; Fabian; Halverson
01/26/2017406cConference committee report 
01/26/2017423Motion to reject CC report, did not prevail 
01/26/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
01/26/2017424Third reading 
01/30/2017428House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 01/26/17
01/30/2017428Governor's action Approval 01/26/17
01/30/2017428Secretary of State Chapter 2 01/26/17
Effective date Various Dates
See also First Special Session, SF2, Art. 5, Sec. 8-9


SF 33 Osmek; Miller; Benson; Kent; Klein
HF 128 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-1113
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sales municipal authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201753Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 38 Osmek; Pratt; Benson; Mathews
HF 7 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-0758
Topic: Councils
Short Description: Metropolitan council members staggered terms imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Local Government
02/23/2017769Author stricken Rest


SF 40 Osmek; Pratt; Benson; Limmer; Chamberlain
Revisor No.: 17-0760
Topic: Councils
Short Description: Metropolitan council gubernatorial appointees local approval requirement and council member removal process
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 41 Osmek; Kent; Klein; Benson; Chamberlain
HF 129 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-0761
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sales prohibition removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 55 Benson
HF 83 Scott
Revisor No.: 17-1460
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance eligibility verification; health plan rate data classification as public data; state reinsurance program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201758Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
01/11/201762aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 56 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-1455
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance temporary payment program; health maintenance organizations (HMO) requirements and health insurance modifications; reporting requirements; county-based purchasing plan demonstration project establishment; state reinsurance program authorization; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201759Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/11/201769aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 57 Benson; Housley; Newman; Senjem
HF 117 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 17-1178
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: I-35W and Lake drive interchange improvement and west Freeway drive realignment bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201759Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 139 Clausen; Benson; Kiffmeyer; Jensen; Wiklund
HF 1167 Schultz
Revisor No.: 17-1401
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Preceptor income tax credit authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017345Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 189 Kiffmeyer; Koran; Benson
HF 181 Lucero
Revisor No.: 17-1634
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: General education disparity aid creation for school districts with low general education revenue and low property wealth per pupil and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017356Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
02/23/2017769Author added Benson


SF 216 Jensen; Lourey; Marty; Frentz; Benson
HF 629 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-1871
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) claims against estates provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017360Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/26/2017405Author added Marty
02/09/2017562Author added Frentz
03/08/20171169aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
03/31/20173047Author added Benson
04/27/20173331Chief author stricken, shown as co-author Lourey
04/27/2017Chief author added Jensen
05/01/20173361Special Order 
05/01/20173361Third reading Passed 
05/11/20174501Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/11/17
05/15/20174516Governor's action Approval 05/12/17
05/15/20174525Secretary of State Chapter 46 05/12/17
Effective date 05/13/17 (retroactive application)


SF 319 Kiffmeyer; Benson; Hoffman; Lourey; Abeler
HF 518 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-0850
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Complex pediatric home care nursing category establishment; home care nursing services payment rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017382Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 503 Eichorn; Lourey; Benson; Utke; Tomassoni
HF 630 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-1965
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Indian child welfare out-of-home placement costs reimbursement authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017481Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/13/2017573Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes


SF 527 Kiffmeyer; Benson; Eaton; Schoen; Clausen
HF 733 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-2028
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) licensure requirements clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017484Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/20/2017657Comm report: To pass 
02/20/2017660Second reading 
05/04/20173380Special Order 
05/04/20173380Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173395Author added Clausen
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 57 05/17/17
Effective date 05/18/17


SF 531 Gazelka; Benson; Fischbach; Pappas; Abeler
HF 714 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-1478
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child sex trafficking prevention director duties modification; forfeited money transfer from public safety department to health department authorization; shelter services for sexually exploited youth and youth at risk of sexual exploitation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017485Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 96, 137; Art. 18, Sec. 2, Subd. 24, Sec. 3, Subd. 2


SF 537 Abeler; Hoffman; Benson; Hayden; Lourey
HF 526 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-0751
Topic: Boards
Short Description: Occupational therapy practice board creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017486Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171161Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 11, Sec. 7-31, 52-54


SF 563 Koran; Benson; Eaton; Hayden; Rosen
HF 770 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-1956
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Direct injectable drugs medical assistance (MA) reimbursement provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017491Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 580 Miller; Gazelka; Rosen; Housley; Benson
HF 600 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1684
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Uniform State Labor Standards Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017494Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/09/2017539Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Local Government
02/15/2017598Comm report: To pass 
02/15/2017Rule 21, referred to Rules and Administration
02/22/2017685Comm report: Adopt previous comm report 
02/22/2017692Second reading 
03/07/20171127HF substituted on General Orders HF600


SF 593 Nelson; Franzen; Rosen; Fischbach; Benson
HF 747 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1939
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug coverage prior authorization requirements modification; prescription drug benefit transparency and disclosure requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017496Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 595 Rosen; Frentz; Benson; Lourey; Abeler
HF 529 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-1635
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services targeted case management interactive video use authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017497Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/22/2017684Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 25, 33-34, 44, 62


SF 601 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-2423
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan system plan reasonableness consideration prohibition elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017497Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 704 Fischbach; Benson; Ruud; Eken; Johnson
HF 812 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1922
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: Abortion facilities licensure requirement; licensing fee requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/27/2017778Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/01/2017896aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/27/20173324aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/27/20173329Second reading 
05/01/20173348HF substituted on General Orders HF812


SF 706 Benson; Newton; Kiffmeyer; Anderson, B.; Schoen
HF 806 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-1750
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minnesota humanities center appropriation for humanities programs and the Veterans' Voices program
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 8


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 742 Lourey; Benson; Dibble; Hayden
Revisor No.: 17-2459
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health impact assessments on topics selected by the legislative audit commission department of health requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017543Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 773 Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 731 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-0207
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Civics testing inclusion in education curriculum requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017548Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
02/16/2017644Author added Benson


SF 799 Benson; Abeler
HF 943 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1082
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MNsure and health department Interagency agreement and intra-agency transfer provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017554Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/27/2017777Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
04/20/20173284Special Order 
04/20/20173284Third reading Passed 
05/04/20173368Returned from House with amendment 
05/04/20173368Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
05/16/20175290Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Housley; Utke; Lourey
05/18/20175390House conferees Dean, M.; Schomacker; Albright; Kiel; Schultz
See SF800


SF 800 Benson; Abeler
HF 945 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2622
Topic: Omnibus Bills
Short Description: Omnibus health human services bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017554Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
03/28/20172190aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/29/20172631aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/29/20172639Second reading 
04/03/20173088aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/03/20173116Third reading Passed 
04/18/20173161Returned from House with amendment 
04/18/20173162Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
04/18/20173170Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Housley; Utke; Lourey
04/20/20173183House conferees Dean, M.; Schomacker; Albright; Kiel; Schultz
05/09/20173571cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/09/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/09/20174050Third reading 
05/09/20174292House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/09/17
Governor's action Veto 05/12/17
Secretary of State Chapter 45 05/12/17
05/15/20174524Veto message laid on table 
See First Special Session, SF2


SF 801 Benson; Abeler
HF 944 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2621
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Terminology correction change from food support and food stamps to supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017555Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/14/20171432Comm report: To pass 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler


SF 815 Nelson; Lourey; Abeler; Senjem; Benson
HF 959 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1869
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical faculty license permanency
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017557Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/22/2017719Comm report: To pass 
02/22/2017751Second reading 
02/27/2017807General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171475aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/20/20173187Comm report: To pass 
04/20/20173249Second reading 
05/09/20173412HF substituted on General Orders HF959


SF 864 Newton; Benson; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1406 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-1752
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Anoka county group residential housing provider supplemental rate establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017576Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 33


SF 925 Clausen; Benson; Kiffmeyer; Wiklund; Jensen
HF 1169 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-2734
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Legislative health care workforce commission expiration extension and work plan report requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017587Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171161Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 931 Benson; Hall
HF 1117 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2905
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Oak Grove land designation as rural residential for comprehensive plan update purposes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017588Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 971 Chamberlain; Benson; Newton; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1130 West
Revisor No.: 17-2809
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Anoka county recruitment of foster families grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017603Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 975 Benson
HF 1305 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-3068
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan council members communication with elected officials in their respective district requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017604Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 981 Benson; Lourey
HF 1261 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2983
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Hospital rate and reimbursement and dental services administration for medical assistance (MA) recipients provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017604Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 7-9, 14, 49


SF 998 Benson; Franzen
HF 1703 Barr, R.
Revisor No.: 17-2759
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Public health nurse home visits medical assistance (MA) reimbursement rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 53


SF 1002 Benson
HF 920 Theis
Revisor No.: 17-2091
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Housing with services establishments exemption from department of health lodging licensing requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 74


SF 1003 Rosen; Senjem; Pappas; Benson
HF 1260 Cornish
Revisor No.: 17-3127
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) coverage expansion for community-based service coordination in jails
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1023 Frentz; Rosen; Lourey; Jensen; Benson
HF 972 Johnson, C.
Revisor No.: 17-1873
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency medical services regulatory board adoption of rules authorizing certified emergency medical services personnel to assist with administering certain emergency prescription medications and participate in care coordination establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017612Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1032 Relph; Klein; Benson; Lourey; Abeler
HF 1383 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-2765
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Traumatic brain injury human services commissioner to seek amendment to the brain injury waiver to include fetal alcohol exposure; fetal alcohol syndrome reduction program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017629Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171278aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Subd. 32


SF 1058 Jensen; Hoffman; Benson; Rosen; Klein
HF 1371 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-0752
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Hennepin county juvenile psychiatric hospital construction moratorium exception authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017633Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 66


SF 1085 Miller; Kent; Osmek; Klein; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3227
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1086 Miller; Osmek; Kent; Klein; Benson
HF 30 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-1029
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday intoxicating liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/22/2017722aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/22/2017751Second reading 
02/23/2017755HF substituted on General Orders HF30


SF 1148 Jensen; Benson; Rosen; Dahms; Anderson, P.
HF 10 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1235
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: MNsure transition to federally facilitated health insurance marketplace requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017665Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1165 Benson; Hayden; Relph; Lourey; Abeler
HF 1453 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1907
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Minnesota family investment program (MFIP) income exclusions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017668Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1199 Nelson; Senjem; Hawj; Benson; Abeler
HF 1384 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-2557
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Olmsted county group residential housing facility supplemental rate authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017674Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 32


SF 1212 Koran; Benson
HF 1267 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2786
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Cambridge trunk highway #95 improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1213 Koran; Benson
HF 1277 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2797
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Cambridge trunk highway #95 improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1232 Benson; Hall
HF 1197 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-1302
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Election candidate requirement to file petition in certain circumstances authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1233 Benson; Pratt; Newman
HF 1278 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2777
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Comments on driving decal on school buses requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1234 Benson; Housley; Senjem; Newman
HF 462 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 17-1667
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Anoka county highway and street improvements at I-35 and trunk highway #97 bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1251 Anderson, P.; Wiklund; Benson; Simonson; Kiffmeyer
HF 1896 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-2575
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Legislative commission on cyber security establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017696Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/09/20171270aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171671aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/23/20171934Second reading 
05/01/20173361aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/01/20173361Third reading Passed 


SF 1267 Benson; Osmek; Hall
HF 201 Runbeck
Revisor No.: 17-1023
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide legislative approval requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1268 Benson; Abeler
HF 2070 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3096
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical cannabis health commissioner authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1291 Utke; Benson
HF 1245 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-0004
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children and family services, chemical and mental health services, operations, health care and community supports provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017703Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017965aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171254Author added Benson
03/13/20171290aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 21, 23-24, 27; Art. 2, Sec. 1-2, 4-7; Art. 8, Sec. 4; Art. 13, Sec. 2


SF 1308 Jensen; Benson; Klein; Anderson, P.; Kiffmeyer
HF 1812 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-3247
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Prescription drug price comparison human services commissioner online interactive application establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017707Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1313 Lang; Dahms; Benson; Goggin; Westrom
HF 984 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2339
Topic: Taxation-Gasoline and Special Fuels
Short Description: Gas tax sign on petroleum dispenser requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017707Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017934aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 1335 Benson; Lourey
HF 1559 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3508
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Hospital rate and reimbursement provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017758Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 7-9, 11-14, 49


SF 1340 Jensen; Lourey; Benson
HF 1517 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3328
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Quality of health care services assessment measures offered by health care providers provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017758Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 3


SF 1353 Rosen; Clausen; Schoen; Benson
HF 1314 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2942
Topic: Occupations and Professions
Short Description: Telemedicine practice requirement establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017761Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/13/20171293aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
05/04/20173379Special Order 
05/04/20173379Third reading Passed 
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 58 05/17/17
Effective date 08/01/17


SF 1367 Benson
HF 1428 Daudt
Revisor No.: 17-3264
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Court-placed students nonresident tuition rate clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017763Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/15/20171483Comm report: To pass and re-referred to E-12 Finance
See SF718


SF 1372 Benson; Abeler
HF 1571 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3290
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Long-term care services and supports study statutory changes; long-term care services gaps analysis appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017764Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
03/08/20171192Withdrawn and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/20/20171553aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Subd. 27, Sec. 11


SF 1390 Housley; Rosen; Benson; Schoen; Simonson
HF 1924 Bennett
Revisor No.: 17-2644
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Trapping without written permission on certain private lands prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017767Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/01/2017931Author added Simonson
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 1404 Little; Benson; Jensen
Revisor No.: 17-2959
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Individual health coverage cancellation by contacting health plan company or MNsure authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017778Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 1408 Benson
HF 2027 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-3368
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical care deductibles income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017779Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1421 Jensen; Benson; Hayden; Wiklund
HF 1414 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-3233
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Demonstration pilot projects for certain complex patient populations authorization; health care providers serving managed care enrollees fee schedule establishment; health care service provider payments and quality standards reform authorization; health information technology grants establishment; health care workforce pilot projects authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017781Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Author added Hayden
03/07/20171146Author added Wiklund


SF 1436 Dziedzic; Ingebrigtsen; Benson; Hall; Latz
HF 2288 Hilstrom
Revisor No.: 17-3627
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency (911) responders training grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017783Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1440 Mathews; Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 1560 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-3416
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Sand Dunes state forest management plan requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017784Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 1472 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3412
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Nonprofit health care entity conversions attorney general review and approval provisions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017789Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171254Withdrawn and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/14/20171423aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171476aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/15/2017Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171672Comm report: Adopt previous comm report Joint rule 2.03 Suspended


SF 1483 Benson
HF 628 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2174
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan Land Planning Act reasonableness of system statements consideration authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017791Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1492 Benson; Abeler; Eaton
HF 1739 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3506
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Legislative commission on managed care creation and report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017793Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171473aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/20/20171557aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/20/20171586Withdrawn and re-referred to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171671Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1496 Benson; Abeler; Nelson; Marty; Hayden
HF 1712 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-3505
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Collaborative community dental hygiene services requirements modification and dental assisting services requirements establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017793Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/14/20171377aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
05/01/20173348HF substituted on General Orders HF1712


SF 1517 Abeler; Eaton; Benson; Marty
HF 2065 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3341
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health maintenance organizations (HMO) quality of care complaints record and data provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017797Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171276Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1575 Pratt; Benson; Draheim
HF 1010 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-2721
Topic: 
Short Description: Minnesota racing commission ongoing operation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017916Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1599 Abeler; Clausen; Hoffman; Isaacson; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3507
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Minnesota Transitions charter school mental health counselors employment appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017921Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1605 Benson; Hoffman
HF 1788 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-3694
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution recognizing pornography as a public health hazard leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms and memorializing Congress to recognize this hazard and address pornography at a national level
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017922Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1616 Lourey; Benson; Abeler; Hayden
HF 1619 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3434
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Children's hospitals contingent alternative medical assistance (MA) payment method authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017923Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Authors added Abeler; Hayden
03/15/20171472aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/15/20171485Second reading 
04/06/20173152Special Order 
04/06/20173152Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173390Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/08/17
05/15/20174516Governor's action Approval 05/11/17
05/15/20174525Secretary of State Chapter 32 05/11/17
Effective date Sec. 1 08/01/17; Sec. 2 1/1/15 (retroactive)
See SF800


SF 1622 Benson; Gazelka
HF 426 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-1509
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Unified personal health premium accounts administration establishment; small employer market availability of coverage provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017924Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1623 Benson; Gazelka; Chamberlain; Dahms
HF 2064 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-3369
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Health insurance premium payment income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017925Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1708 Wiklund; Benson; Abeler; Lourey
HF 2023 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-3785
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Spoken language health care interpreters registry system establishment and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017990Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/07/20171126Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1786 Benson
HF 2123 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-3920
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minnesota eligibility system relating to county human services purposes appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171067Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1791 Anderson, P.; Benson; Draheim; Nelson; Miller
HF 736 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-1941
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Family and medical leave savings accounts and income tax deductions, exemptions, and credits authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171068Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1816 Lourey; Jensen; Gazelka; Hayden; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-2143
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health care regulatory review task force establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171072Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1844 Kiffmeyer; Abeler; Benson; Eaton; Clausen
HF 2177 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3766
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Advanced practice registered nurses and physicians assistants addition to certain statutes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171076Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/13/20171294aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
05/04/20173379Special Order 
05/04/20173379Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173395Author added Clausen
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 59 05/17/17
Effective date Sec. 1-15 08/01/17; Sec. 16 05/18/17


SF 1849 Koran; Kiffmeyer; Benson; Chamberlain
HF 112 Runbeck
Revisor No.: 17-1022
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Public buildings leases reverse referendum approval of certain issuance of debt requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171077Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1868 Utke; Benson
HF 2066 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-3968
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Acute dental and ophthalmic pain opiate prescribed quantity limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171142Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 12, Sec. 2


SF 1888 Limmer; Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 2094 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-3379
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Patient's affirmative consent or nonconsent for each item when requested to release health records requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171145Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1907 Goggin; Pratt; Dibble; Benson
HF 2233 Anselmo
Revisor No.: 17-3631
Topic: Energy
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


SF 1928 Benson
HF 120 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1262
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Medical cannabis health commissioner authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171185Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1963 Benson
HF 2195 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-4008
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health insurance coverages provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171191Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/09/20171278aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 5, Sec. 2, 4-7


SF 2062 Benson
HF 2323 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-4109
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MinnesotaCare repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171366Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2125 Benson
HF 2131 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-3886
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Audits of department of human services (DHS) priority by the legislative auditor establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171487Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 1


SF 2126 Benson
HF 2222 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-4015
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MNsure, medical assistance (MA) and MinnesotaCare eligibility determinations improved oversight requirement; special revenue account for savings establishment; long-term care provider rate increases savings use requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171487Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2304 Benson; Abeler
HF 2463 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-4267
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical cannabis manufacturers penalties imposition by commissioner of health
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/03/20173055Introduction and first reading 
04/03/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 123, 127


SF 2310 Abeler; Utke; Klein; Rosen; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4132
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical practice board limited license issuance to practice medicine in rural or undeserved communities for international medical graduates authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/06/20173142Introduction and first reading 
04/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2318 Benson
HF 156 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-0659
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Charity health services income tax deduction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173167Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2323 Osmek; Miller; Limmer; Benson; Abeler
HF 2606 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 17-4431
Topic: Data Practices and Privacy
Short Description: Personal information collection without costomer express written approval prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 2352 Anderson, P.; Pratt; Miller; Benson; Frentz
Revisor No.: 17-4502
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Office of Legislative Auditor's April 2017 evaluation report of the Minnesota State High School League recommendations implementation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/27/20173331Introduction and first reading 
04/27/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 2355 Housley; Anderson, B.; Mathews; Benson; Hall
HF 2621 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-4521
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Female genital mutilation crime expansion and education and outreach modification; egregious harm definition expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20173349Introduction and first reading 
05/01/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
05/04/20173378Author added Anderson, B.
05/08/20173396Author added Mathews
05/09/20173413Author added Benson
05/16/2017Author added Hall


SF 2415 Osmek; Chamberlain; Koran; Mathews; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4683
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan council abolishment and duty transfer authorization; metropolitan land use planning provisions repeal; metropolitan council oversight of metropolitan airports commission repeal; metropolitan area sanitary sewer district establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/20/20175444Introduction and first reading 
05/20/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 2423 Benson
HF 2676 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-4641
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Public health response contingency account creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/21/20175449Introduction and first reading 
05/21/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 62


SR 119 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4707
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing May 7-13, 2017, as the Week of the Family Child Care Provider
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/22/20175983Introduction 
05/22/20175983Referred to Rules and Administration