2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Weber
Chief Author List
Monday, December 11, 2017


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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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


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