2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

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


SF 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 309 Weber; Dahms
HF 175 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-0824
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Casey Jones trail bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017381Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 310 Weber; Dahms; Lang; Tomassoni; Johnson
HF 417 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-1824
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Rural career and technical education consortium establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017381Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 55, 57, Sub. 33


SF 311 Weber
HF 176 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-0830
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Rock county Martin township road reconstruction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017381Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 312 Weber
HF 177 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-0829
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #402, Hendricks; general reciprocity agreement exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017381Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
02/06/2017532Withdrawn and re-referred to E-12 Finance


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 366 Housley; Klein; Weber; Pratt
HF 593 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 17-1577
Topic: Real Estate
Short Description: Real estate appraisers investigations, background checks and disciplinary actions requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017395Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/15/2017613Author added Weber
02/16/2017618aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/16/2017644Author added Pratt
03/08/20171171aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
04/27/20173327HF substituted on General Orders HF593


SF 405 Draheim; Weber
HF 199 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-1562
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Noxious weed confirmation notification to adjacent landowner requirement; state employees official duties penalties protection extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017401Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/09/2017540aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 411 Weber; Senjem; Dahms; Sparks; Eken
HF 527 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1837
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Wind energy production tax modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017402Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 455 Jasinski; Goggin; Draheim; Weber; Dahms
HF 267 Petersburg
Revisor No.: 17-1133
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation local foods promotion grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017446Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF780, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 4


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 465 Draheim; Goggin; Lang; Johnson; Weber
HF 1859 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-2092
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Buffer requirement for public waters and public drainage systems deadline extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017447Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 476 Weber; Miller; Senjem; Bakk; Dziedzic
HF 672 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-1840
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government aid (LGA) to cities appropriation increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017449Introduction 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 492 Weber
HF 663 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-2169
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Dundee, Jeffers and Woodstock local government aid penalty forgiveness authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017451Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 28


SF 543 Weber
HF 635 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1961
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Lewis and Clark regional water system project provisions modification; additional housing infrastructure bonds authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017487Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Capital Investment
04/18/20173163aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/20/20173249Comm report: To pass as amended 
04/20/20173249Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Finance
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 19


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 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 610 Weber
HF 686 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2351
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Dairy research, teaching, and consumer education authority modification and extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017499Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/16/2017618aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF1545, Art. 2, Sec. 56-57


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 629 Rosen; Weber; Dahms; Dziedzic
HF 487 Gunther
Revisor No.: 17-0843
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Nonprofit animal shelters sales and use tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017513Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 630 Rosen; Weber; Dahms
HF 504 Gunther
Revisor No.: 17-0848
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Nonprofit economic development corporations construction materials sales tax exemption and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017514Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 3, Sec. 40


SF 631 Rosen; Weber; Dahms
HF 507 Gunther
Revisor No.: 17-0845
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Jackson Memorial Park phase I redevelopment grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017514Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 672 Ruud; Weber; Eken; Tomassoni; Goggin
HF 766 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2084
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Draft impaired waters list public comment period requirement modification; impaired waters lists challenge process; publicly owned wastewater treatment facility applicants notice requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017521Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/22/2017686Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171374Withdrawn and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 122-123


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 713 Anderson, B.; Ingebrigtsen; Jasinski; Weber
HF 2284 Metsa
Revisor No.: 17-2315
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farming for agricultural development definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017527Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 717 Anderson, B.; Ingebrigtsen; Weber
Revisor No.: 17-2314
Topic: Environment
Short Description: Wastewater treatment projects receiving financial assistance review requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017528Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 725 Weber; Anderson, B.; Chamberlain; Johnson; Rosen
HF 1113 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-2361
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Passenger vehicles sales tax exemption modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017530Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes
02/15/2017598Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 737 Weber; Ruud; Senjem; Eken; Tomassoni
HF 1003 Lueck
Revisor No.: 17-2254
Topic: Pollution and Pollution Control Agency (PCA)
Short Description: Pollution control agency (PCA) effluent limitations compliance requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017542Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/22/2017686aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/15/20171468Comm report: To pass 
03/15/20171485Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 160


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 768 Clausen; Wiger; Pratt; Kent; Weber
HF 1255 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-2634
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School-linked mental health services funding increase; school staff and program development; intermediate school districts program evaluation and alternative learning centers (ALC) additional supports; appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017547Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/01/2017812Comm report: To pass and re-referred to E-12 Finance


SF 775 Weber
HF 933 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-2264
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Windom sales and use tax imposition and bonding authority authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017549Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 785 Goggin; Johnson; Eken; Weber; Sparks
HF 1020 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-0654
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Workforce housing tax credit authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017552Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 825 Weber
HF 1047 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2635
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agriculture utilization research institute (AURI) provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017559Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/22/2017721Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF1545, Art. 2, Sec. 65-73


SF 835 Draheim; Weber; Goggin; Anderson, B.; Westrom
HF 1858 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-2637
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Buffer compliance seed mixes Minnesota grown and processed requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017560Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/01/2017893Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 106


SF 841 Weber; Dahms; Tomassoni
HF 1120 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2821
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Shrimp production incentive program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017562Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/15/2017613Author added Tomassoni
02/22/2017685aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 842 Weber; Dahms
HF 1121 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2799
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural product definition modification to include shrimp for property tax classification purposes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017562Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 866 Ingebrigtsen; Draheim; Weber; Fischbach; Lang
HF 1124 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-2686
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Small wineries excise tax credit establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017577Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 11, Sec. 13


SF 899 Goggin; Weber
HF 1032 McDonald
Revisor No.: 17-2539
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Temporary or seasonal agricultural workers exemption from overtime requirements
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017582Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/22/2017751Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/01/2017931Author stricken Eken
03/01/2017932Withdrawn and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 901 Weber; Sparks; Ruud; Ingebrigtsen; Rosen
HF 1026 Gunther
Revisor No.: 17-2548
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmer-Neighbor Mediation Act; agricultural operations nuisance liability protection modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017583Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/01/2017813aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See also SF1015


SF 936 Weber; Dahms; Hoffman; Lourey; Tomassoni
HF 881 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2082
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School district telecommunications full funding; Internet access equity aid program renamed to K-12 broadband equity aid program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017589Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 938 Westrom; Weber
HF 683 Backer
Revisor No.: 17-2131
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Public waters and public drainage systems buffer requirements deadline extension and federal or state assistance to enforce requirements
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017589Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 949 Weber
HF 1210 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3014
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Currie water and sewer improvement grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017591Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 980 Westrom; Johnson; Utke; Weber; Lang
Revisor No.: 17-2506
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Border-to-border broadband grant program modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017604Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art, 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 8
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 8


SF 993 Weber; Rosen; Dahms; Eken; Sparks
HF 983 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2560
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Livestock feeders lien to eligibility clarification; livestock production input lien and temporary livestock production input lien elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017607Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1005 Eichorn; Tomassoni; Weber; Eken
HF 586 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-2057
Topic: Lands
Short Description: Annual payments for state-purchased land using dedicated revenues funds establishment; payment in lieu of taxes requirements modification; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017609Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
02/22/2017710Author stricken Ruud


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 1015 Weber; Dahms; Ingebrigtsen
HF 1221 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2760
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmer-Neighbor Mediation Act; agricultural operations nuisance liability protection modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017610Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/01/2017820Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See also SF901


SF 1016 Weber; Ingebrigtsen; Dahms
HF 1456 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2757
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Animal feedlot facilities public notice and comment provisions modifications; animal feedlot facilities environmental review requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017611Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/01/2017893aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1024 Weber; Sparks; Johnson; Eken; Ruud
HF 1370 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-2848
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Good food access account money transfer from general fund authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017612Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1025 Weber
HF 1283 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-2294
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Worthington authority to use revenues from and issue debt associated with local sales and use taxes modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017612Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 14-16


SF 1038 Weber; Tomassoni; Eichorn; Newton; Clausen
HF 1217 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1483
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School lunch aid state reimbursement increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017630Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 1056 Nelson; Pratt; Wiger; Weber; Kent
HF 1289 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-2773
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: High school advanced placement and international baccalaureate (IB) program offerings in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) student notification requirement; grants authorization and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017633Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 10, 57, Sub. 28-29


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 1092 Westrom; Johnson; Weber; Eken; Lang
HF 1126 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2631
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Restricted farm work driver's license requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017640Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/09/20171199aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171244Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1093 Ruud; Weber; Sparks; Rosen; Ingebrigtsen
HF 1293 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-0472
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Open air swine basins ban extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017640Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/14/20171435Comm report: To pass 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
03/14/20171462Author stricken Goggin
03/14/2017Author added Ingebrigtsen
6107Rule 47, returned to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF865
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 134


SF 1168 Johnson; Weber; Lang; Sparks; Senjem
HF 1178 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2881
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Tax increment financing (TIF) workforce housing projects authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017668Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/07/20171147Withdrawn and re-referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 6, Sec. 1-4


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


SF 1215 Koran; Weber; Westrom; Sparks; Johnson
HF 876 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2011
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Manufactured home park redevelopment program modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF1937, Art. 11, Sec. 5
See SF1456, Art. 11, Sec. 5


SF 1220 Weber; Rosen; Sparks
HF 1039 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2559
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Ethanol blending on premises authorization; motor fuel marketing and franchise agreements not allowing ethanol blending prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017678Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017934Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1277 Weber; Sparks; Lang; Jasinski
HF 1257 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-2656
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Wholesale and retail liquid motor fuel equipment grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017700Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1290 Mathews; Fischbach; Gazelka; Weber; Utke
HF 1387 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-3319
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Groundwater appropriation permit requirements and well interference claim requirements modifications and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017703Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/07/20171146Author added Weber
03/14/20171438aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
03/23/20171941Author added Utke
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 1311 Weber; Gazelka; Tomassoni
HF 1392 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-2135
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Housing trust fund and family homeless prevention assistance program requirements modification; rental assistance program for homeless and highly mobile students establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017707Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/01/2017931Author added Tomassoni
03/07/20171126aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF1456, Art. 11; Sec. 6


SF 1326 Weber; Dahms
HF 1655 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-2897
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Aquaculture facilities construction materials sales and use tax exemption authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017756Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1388 Weber
HF 1528 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-3452
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Windom wastewater treatment facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017767Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1389 Weber; Westrom; Ingebrigtsen; Senjem; Tomassoni
HF 1607 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-3338
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local governments housing trust funds creation authorization; cities and counties surcharge imposition on document recording fees for deposit into the housing trust fund authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017767Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1412 Clausen; Carlson; Dibble; Senjem; Weber
HF 1662 Wills
Revisor No.: 17-3156
Topic: Zoos
Short Description: Minnesota zoological gardens appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017779Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1427 Hawj; Weber; Frentz; Dziedzic
HF 1748 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-3296
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: Ethnic minority chambers of commerce grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017782Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/13/20171372Author added Dziedzic
See SF780, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3 (d)


SF 1437 Dziedzic; Pappas; Weber
Revisor No.: 17-3312
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government aid appropriation (LGA) modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017784Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1500 Weber; Ingebrigtsen; Anderson, B.
HF 1349 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-3024
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Urgent care dental services pilot project authorization; critical dental provider payments modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017794Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1501 Weber; Ingebrigtsen; Anderson, B.
HF 1350 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-3010
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) spenddown procedures modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017794Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1512 Utke; Eken; Weber; Isaacson; Anderson, P.
HF 1410 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-3105
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Local communities child care business development grants to promote child cares business start-ups and expansion appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017796Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(y)


SF 1645 Weber
HF 1913 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3765
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Murray county intermediate care facility for persons with developmental disabilities (ICF/DD) operating payment rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017928Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 3, Sec. 27


SF 1646 Weber; Sparks; Ingebrigtsen; Tomassoni; Ruud
Revisor No.: 17-3543
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Shell Rock River watershed district storm water water-quality credit trading pilot program agreement with the pollution control agency (PCA) and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017928Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See SF723, Art. 1


SF 1647 Weber; Sparks; Ingebrigtsen; Tomassoni; Ruud
Revisor No.: 17-3320
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Shell Rock River watershed district storm water water-quality credit trading pilot program agreement with the pollution control agency (PCA) and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017929Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 1


SF 1657 Goggin; Sparks; Weber; Lang; Dziedzic
HF 2049 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-3725
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farm-to-school program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017981Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1659 Weber
Revisor No.: 17-3144
Topic: Real Estate
Short Description: Real estate appraiser accreditation requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017981Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1665 Weber
HF 1025 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2570
Topic: Death, Funerals, and Cemeteries
Short Description: Cremator operators qualifications establishment and commissioner of health duties modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017982Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


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


SF 1674 Weber
HF 1717 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-0077
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Omnibus agriculture policy and technical provisions modifications; dairy law reorganization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017984Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/14/20171378aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
04/18/20173166HF substituted on General Orders HF1717
See HF1545


SF 1690 Utke; Lourey; Weber; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-3330
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Community action agencies allocation of money provisions modifications; community action grants and financial coaching appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017987Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/14/20171462Author added Hoffman
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 7, Sec. 26; Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 24


SF 1693 Weber; Dahms
HF 1994 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-3774
Topic: Drainage and Ditches
Short Description: Buffers on public waters and drainage ditches requirements modifications; soil loss ordinances rulemaking clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017987Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/09/20171223aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171244Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2


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


SF 1766 Weber; Tomassoni; Dziedzic
HF 1809 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3431
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Online hunter education and safety course competitive bids requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171064Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1788 Jasinski; Lang; Eken; Sparks; Weber
HF 1495 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-2650
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Combined heat and power and expander generator income and corporate franchise tax credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171067Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1867 Utke; Weber; Goggin; Draheim
HF 636 Poston
Revisor No.: 17-1560
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural homestead classified land farmed by beginning farmer homestead property tax classification qualification continuation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171142Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/15/20171485Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes


SF 1875 Senjem; Weber
HF 2663 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1942
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Local sales and use tax imposition general authority under certain criteria
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171143Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1955 Weber; Eken; Ruud
HF 2152 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 17-3902
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: County agricultural societies county fairs grant; department of agriculture appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171190Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1969 Anderson, B.; Lang; Senjem; Hayden; Weber
Revisor No.: 17-3969
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
03/09/20171246Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2114 Weber; Ingebrigtsen; Dahms
HF 2417 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-4155
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: County feedlot program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171485Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 2119 Weber
HF 1224 Howe
Revisor No.: 17-0196
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: School bus standards modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171486Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, HF3, Art. 3, Sec. 46, 57, 73


SF 2237 Weber
HF 2449 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-4240
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Broadband in schools federal E-rate program funding appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171938Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2308 Weber; Westrom
HF 2565 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 17-4070
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Property tax exemption for property owned by a conservation organization and made available to private entities for certain purposes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20173124Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2325 Weber
HF 2583 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-4400
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Lakefield wastewater infrastructure grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2362 Rosen; Draheim; Sparks; Dahms; Weber
HF 2615 Cornish
Revisor No.: 17-4483
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmamerica grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20173350Introduction and first reading 
05/01/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 2419 Westrom; Weber; Eken; Sparks; Ingebrigtsen
HF 2687 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-4596
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Public waters and public drainage system laws clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/21/20175448Introduction and first reading 
05/21/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SR 46 Weber
Revisor No.: 17-2660
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Matthew Dulas of Pipestone, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017563Introduction 
02/09/2017563Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 48 Weber
Revisor No.: 17-2856
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Teague Joseph Schultz of Lakefield, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017592Introduction 
02/13/2017592Referred to Rules and Administration