2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Hawj
Chief Author List
Saturday, December 16, 2017


SF 35 Hawj; Schoen; Senjem; Klein
HF 56 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-0938
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Battle Creek winter recreation area bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201753Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 36 Hawj; Schoen; Senjem; Klein
HF 52 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-0939
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: St. Paul Pigs Eye regional park improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 37 Hawj; Schoen; Senjem; Klein
HF 53 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-0940
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: St. Paul Brue Vento Nature Sanctuary Wakan Tipi Center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 81 Hawj
HF 100 Lillie
Revisor No.: 17-1044
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Ramsey county Battle Creek regional park winter recreation area bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017103Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 88 Hawj
HF 133 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-1043
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Ramsey county east metro rail corridor bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017104Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 89 Hawj
HF 134 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-1042
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Ramsey county east metro rail corridor appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017104Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 121 Hawj
HF 993 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-1347
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Employers of low-income members of communities of color income tax credit establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/2017116Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 397 Hawj; Senjem; Pappas; Ingebrigtsen; Cohen
HF 544 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-2185
Topic: Libraries
Short Description: East side freedom library bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017400Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 463 Hawj
HF 539 Fischer
Revisor No.: 17-1041
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Ramsey county regional railroad authority Rush Line corridor grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017447Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 464 Hawj; Dziedzic; Champion; Marty
HF 59 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-0941
Topic: Law Enforcement
Short Description: Peace officer training in de-escalation techniques appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017447Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/16/20171545Author added Marty
See HF470, Art. 1, Sec. 12, Sub. 5


SF 685 Hawj; Tomassoni; Dziedzic; Hoffman
HF 620 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-2263
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul East Side Enterprise Center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017523Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(bb)


SF 909 Hawj; Tomassoni
HF 1141 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-1739
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Humanities Center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017584Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1294 Hawj; Cwodzinski; Lang; Mathews; Eaton
HF 1629 Lillie
Revisor No.: 17-3275
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul or Ramsey county public takraw court appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017704Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred 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 1428 Hawj; Fischbach; Champion; Abeler; Jensen
HF 1587 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-3321
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Progressive Center for Education and Economic Development, Inc. grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017782Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 1513 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-2647
Topic: Wildlife Management and Habitat
Short Description: Wolf mortality reporting requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017796Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1710 Hawj; Anderson, B.; Newton; Limmer; Cwodzinski
HF 2206 Lee
Revisor No.: 17-3871
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Hmong-Lao Veteran Memorial Day May 14 designation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017990Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Authors added Newton; Limmer; Cwodzinski
03/09/20171261aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171279Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Transportation Finance and Policy


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


SF 1971 Hawj
HF 2327 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-4089
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)
Short Description: Metropolitan State University GROW-IT center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/20171246Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See HF1545, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 4(o)


SF 2097 Hawj
HF 2549 Fenton
Revisor No.: 17-4172
Topic: Occupations and Professions
Short Description: Mobile barber shops authorization and rulemaking
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20171459Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2153 Hawj; Pratt
Revisor No.: 17-4193
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: General property tax refund for eligible metropolitan area businesses
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/16/20171540Introduction and first reading 
03/16/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2170 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-4192
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul East Side Neighborhood Development Company appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/16/20171543Introduction and first reading 
03/16/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2171 Hawj
HF 2451 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-4194
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Physical assistance in marking ballots limit elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/16/20171543Introduction and first reading 
03/16/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2182 Hawj; Champion; Franzen; Hayden; Wiger
HF 2331 Maye Quade
Revisor No.: 17-3051
Topic: Popular Names
Short Description: Increase Teachers of Color Act; inclusive school climate and curriculum enhancement grants appropriation; teacher shortage task force
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171576Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/23/20171941Author added Wiger
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 57, Sub. 9, 36


SF 2210 Hawj; Marty
HF 2535 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-4231
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul parks and recreation department work with St. Paul police department to develop patrol stewards from communities of color in poverty areas and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171581Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


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


SF 2224 Hawj; Eichorn; Pappas; Dziedzic
HF 2192 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-2984
Topic: Arts
Short Description: African American registry grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171935Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/28/20171970Author added Dziedzic
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 57, Sub. 32


SF 2252 Hawj; Hoffman; Marty; Eaton; Wiger
Revisor No.: 17-4232
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Ramsey county St. Paul intersection safety improvements grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20171964Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


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


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


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


SF 2283 Hawj; Franzen
HF 2523 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-4340
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Housing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements modification; homeless highly mobile students rental assistance program establishment and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172644Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See SF1456, Art. 11, Sec. 6


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


SF 2322 Hawj
HF 1700 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-3580
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Culturally competent mental health provider grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


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


SF 2397 Hawj
HF 2214 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-3935
Topic: Associations and Societies
Short Description: Minnesota China Friendship Garden Society Chinese garden development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20175353Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SR 36 Hawj; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-2404
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing and acknowledging Chao Her for his commitment and service to the community
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017532Introduction 
02/06/2017532Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 37 Hawj; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-2405
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing and acknowledging Mei Livanh for her outstanding leadership and service to the community
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017532Introduction 
02/06/2017532Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 38 Hawj; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-2403
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Mai Tong Her for her outstanding leadership and service to the community
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 39 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-0135
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 40 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-0082
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the United State National Defense Force Support Command
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 41 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-0027
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Colonel Alex Phouminh for his service in the Secret War in Laos during the Vietnam War, from 1961 through 1975
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 42 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-0028
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Colonel Bounhom Phithaksounthon for his service in the Secret War in Laos during the Vietnam War, from 1961 through 1975
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 43 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-0026
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Colonel Kong Kham Thiravong for his service in the Secret War in Laos during the Vietnam War, from 1961 through 1975
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017533Introduction 
02/06/2017533Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 52 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-3292
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing BONES, aka Mike Hartzell, as an upstanding citizen of St. Paul and icon on Rice Street
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017711Introduction 
02/22/2017711Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 85 Hawj
Revisor No.: 17-4487
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution in memory of Seng Wang Herr (Vaam Xeeb Hawj)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/04/20173378Introduction 
05/04/20173378Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 88 Hawj; Pappas; Champion; Hayden; Marty
Revisor No.: 17-4567
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Rev. Dr. Earl Fredrick Miller, Sr. on the occasion of his retirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/09/20173414Introduction 
05/09/20173414Referred to Rules and Administration