2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Johnson
Chief Author List
Thursday, December 14, 2017


SF 296 Johnson
HF 452 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1657
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Nielsville flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017379Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 398 Johnson
HF 580 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2187
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Two Rivers, Roseau River, Red Lake and Middle Snake Tamarac watershed districts flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017400Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 399 Johnson; Westrom; Eken; Ingebrigtsen; Utke
HF 560 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1607
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Red River of the North river watch program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017400Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
02/06/2017532Withdrawn and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 408 Johnson; Eken; Senjem
HF 648 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1557
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Polk county Crookston food bank grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017401Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 498 Johnson; Eken; Westrom
HF 671 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1839
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Western border city enterprise zones permanent tax reduction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017452Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 9


SF 600 Johnson; Chamberlain
HF 718 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2359
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Oslo city aid penalty forgiveness authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017497Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 27


SF 621 Johnson
HF 779 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2474
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: East Grand Forks wastewater infrastructure improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017512Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 9


SF 622 Johnson; Utke
HF 780 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2446
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Polk county regional integrated solid waste management system completion grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017512Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 4


SF 643 Johnson; Tomassoni; Ingebrigtsen; Anderson, B.; Ruud
HF 717 Green
Revisor No.: 17-2207
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Culvert replacement grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017516Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 724 Johnson
HF 966 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2555
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Thief River Falls public infrastructure grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017529Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 728 Johnson; Rosen; Tomassoni; Hoffman
HF 917 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-2019
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Residential biomass heating systems temporary refundable individual income tax credit authorization and report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017531Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 739 Johnson
HF 1104 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2597
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)
Short Description: Northland community and technical college East Grand Forks bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017543Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 5


SF 740 Johnson
HF 902 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2617
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Lake Bronson dam repairs bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017543Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 4


SF 845 Johnson; Utke; Abeler
HF 772 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2357
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Wolf and elk depredation payments appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017562Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/23/20171940Author added Abeler


SF 1057 Johnson; Tomassoni
HF 1071 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2681
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Youth all-terrain vehicle (ATV) operation restrictions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017633Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


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 1197 Johnson; Limmer; Hall
HF 1281 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-2654
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Verdicts, awards and judgements Interest regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017673Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/15/20171471aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/15/20171485Second reading 
03/16/20171545Author stricken Wiger
03/23/20171941Author stricken Sparks
6107Rule 47, returned to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1254 Johnson
HF 1367 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-3168
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: East Grand Forks local sales and use tax imposition authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017696Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 18


SF 1270 Johnson
HF 1216 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-3069
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Polk county public sale of tax-forfeited lands bordering public water authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF1124, Sec. 22


SF 1314 Johnson; Draheim; Eken
HF 1165 Backer
Revisor No.: 17-2902
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Legal aid income limit and conforming farmer financial eligibility to the general poverty-based standard removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017708Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF803, Art. 2, Sec. 8


SF 1330 Johnson; Sparks; Westrom; Eken; Miller
HF 1780 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-3286
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017757Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1334 Johnson
HF 1613 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-3446
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Pennington county public safety and emergency operations center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017757Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1338 Johnson; Pratt; Clausen; Nelson
HF 494 Wills
Revisor No.: 17-2291
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Academic and behavioral strategist license inclusion in special education teacher licensing process authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017758Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/06/20171021Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/07/20171137aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Policy


SF 1416 Johnson
HF 1674 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-3441
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Marshall county office of recorder appointive office authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017780Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Local Government
03/08/20171152Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF514, Art. 3, Sec. 5


SF 1884 Johnson; Gazelka; Bakk; Chamberlain; Tomassoni
HF 2183 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-3791
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Eligible wholesale electronic component distribution center sales taxes paid during construction exemption; eligible wholesale electronic component distribution center construction forgivable loan authorization and appropriation; Thief River Falls business development public infrastructure grant authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171144Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/15/20171499aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
03/16/20171545Author added Gazelka
03/20/20171582Author added Bakk
03/23/20171941Authors added Chamberlain; Tomassoni
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(e) - (vetoed)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(e)


SF 1910 Johnson
Revisor No.: 17-2530
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Journeyworker wage rate determination modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171183Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2147 Johnson; Westrom; Simonson; Marty
HF 1867 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1889
Topic: University of Minnesota (U of M)
Short Description: Systemwide academic and student experience investments on University of Minnesota campuses appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171491Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2261 Johnson; Rest; Hall; Relph; Anderson, B.
HF 2055 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-3367
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Emancipation of minors in certain situations authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20171965Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2286 Johnson
Revisor No.: 17-4395
Topic: Pollution and Pollution Control Agency (PCA)
Short Description: Demolition debris landfill permitting solid waste permit compliance requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20172645Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 153


SF 2339 Johnson; Eken; Senjem; Ingebrigtsen; Utke
HF 2589 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-4418
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Riparian buffers implementation appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20173294Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2358 Johnson
HF 2616 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-4510
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Roseau county flood-recovery expenditures reimbursement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20173350Introduction and first reading 
05/01/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See HF470, Art. 1, Sec. 11, Sub.2(c)


SR 32 Johnson
Revisor No.: 17-2229
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Brigham Drevlow of Thief River Falls, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017454Introduction 
01/30/2017454Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 68 Johnson
Revisor No.: 17-4391
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating the Roseau High School girls basketball team on winning the 2017 State High School Class 2A girls basketball championship
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/29/20172600Introduction 
03/29/20172600Referred to Rules and Administration