2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

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


SF 250 Utke; Nelson; Lourey; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 225 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-1210
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) asset and spenddown limits increase for elderly and persons with disabilities
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017371Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 305 Utke; Nelson; Wiger; Anderson, P.; Clausen
HF 489 Fenton
Revisor No.: 17-1753
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Minnesota principals academy appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017380Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
See SF718


SF 326 Ingebrigtsen; Lang; Utke; Johnson; Goggin
HF 434 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-1691
Topic: Wetlands
Short Description: Wetland replacement for local government roads temporary conditions authorization; wetland replacement credits for local government roads appropriation; Madelia and Watonwan county fire remediation grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017384Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/06/2017508aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Transportation Finance and Policy
02/16/2017621Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
02/22/2017690aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
02/27/2017776aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/27/2017778Second reading 
03/01/2017874HF substituted on General Orders HF434


SF 333 Wiger; Hoffman; Utke
HF 1093 Fischer
Revisor No.: 17-2079
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Nationally normed college entrance exam for high school graduation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017389Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
01/30/2017453Author added Hoffman
03/01/2017895aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance
03/06/20171080Author added Utke


SF 343 Utke
HF 247 Green
Revisor No.: 17-1353
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Public agency purchase of real property or interest in real property monetary amount limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017391Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 344 Utke
HF 248 Green
Revisor No.: 17-1355
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Property tax credits for overvalued property requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017391Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 359 Utke; Klein; Eken; Relph; Abeler
HF 696 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-1074
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Adult foster care licensing provisions modification; home and community-based services individualized home supports addition; setting and licensing requirements and planning and case management requirements under waiver modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017393Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/22/2017684Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/08/20171172aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
05/11/20174509aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/11/20174509Third reading Passed 
05/21/20175702Returned from House with amendment 
05/21/20175703Senate concurred and repassed bill 
05/21/20175703Third reading 
Presentment date 05/26/17
Governor's action Approval 05/30/17
Secretary of State Chapter 90 05/30/17
Effective date Sec. 1-14, 16-24 05/31/17; Sec. 15 08/01/17


SF 372 Utke
HF 143 Green
Revisor No.: 17-1112
Topic: Lands
Short Description: Counties no net gain of state lands policy authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017396Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 393 Relph; Lourey; Utke; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 481 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1911
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Personal care assistance program modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017399Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 13


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 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 468 Utke; Nelson; Pratt; Wiger
HF 538 Christensen
Revisor No.: 17-1723
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Personal learning plan for third grade students not reading at grade level requirement; students not meeting high school standards to be informed that public school admission is free until age 21 requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017448Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
See SF718


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 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 518 Utke; Hayden; Eaton; Abeler
HF 597 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1793
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: White Earth band of Ojibwe child welfare services grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017483Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Subd. 22


SF 542 Utke
Revisor No.: 17-2444
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Clearbrook wastewater infrastructure improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017487Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 578 Draheim; Eken; Utke; Simonson; Senjem
HF 792 Theis
Revisor No.: 17-1991
Topic: Buildings and Building Codes
Short Description: Townhouse definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017494Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/22/2017685aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/22/2017692Second reading 
03/30/20172642HF substituted on General Orders HF792


SF 602 Hayden; Utke; Anderson, P.; Housley; Dziedzic
HF 793 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 17-2176
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Minneapolis YWCA economically challenged individuals job skills development grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017498Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 611 Fischbach; Westrom; Koran; Utke; Jensen
HF 323 Howe
Revisor No.: 17-1731
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment to allocate state tax revenue related to motor vehicle repair or maintenance exclusively to fund roads
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017499Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


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


SF 649 Utke; Koran; Eichorn; Mathews; Lang
HF 309 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-1226
Topic: Firearms and Weapons
Short Description: Firearm carry without permit authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017517Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/13/2017592Author added Lang


SF 650 Utke; Eichorn; Mathews; Koran; Lang
HF 188 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-1506
Topic: Firearms and Weapons
Short Description: Firearm carry without permit authorization; optional permit to carry firearm establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017517Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/13/2017592Author added Lang


SF 651 Eichorn; Utke; Eken
HF 1114 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-2240
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Heartland state trail bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017517Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment
02/22/2017710Author added Eken


SF 667 Relph; Limmer; Utke
HF 251 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-0962
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Seat belt use for evidentiary purposes admissibility modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017520Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF803, Art. 2, Sec. 20


SF 696 Utke; Latz
HF 746 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-1604
Topic: Contracts
Short Description: Building and construction contract requirements modification and clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017525Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 697 Utke
Revisor No.: 17-2591
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Individual health plans issuers commissions payment regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017525Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 703 Goggin; Mathews; Westrom; Eichorn; Utke
HF 810 Pugh
Revisor No.: 17-1914
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: State-sponsored health programs abortion funding limitations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 705 Hall; Mathews; Eichorn; Draheim; Utke
HF 811 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1921
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: Abortion facilities licensure requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 727 Utke; Hayden; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 814 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-2212
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Disability waiver rate system modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017531Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 756 Jensen; Klein; Utke; Relph; Little
HF 1660 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-2115
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Mobile food shelf grants by Hunger Solutions appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017546Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/15/2017613Author added Little
02/22/2017721Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 784 Utke; Eken; Sparks; Simonson
HF 1018 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-1277
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Economic development grant programs eligibility requirements modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017552Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 807 Hayden; Utke; Clausen; Wiklund; Abeler
HF 1182 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-2578
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Children with disabilities services parental contribution amounts modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017556Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 7, Sec. 25


SF 833 Utke; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1386 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-2945
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Disability waiver services medical assistance (MA) rate reductions phase in
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017560Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 834 Utke
HF 963 Green
Revisor No.: 17-0690
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Road construction projects purchases by the department of transportation (DOT) sales and use tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017560Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 844 Ingebrigtsen; Johnson; Utke
HF 771 Fabian
Revisor No.: 17-2360
Topic: Environment
Short Description: Omnibus environment and natural resources appropriation bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017562Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/14/20171435aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
03/14/20171461Author added Ingebrigtsen
03/29/20172600Chief author stricken, shown as co-author Johnson
03/29/2017Chief author added Ingebrigtsen
04/24/20173314Special Order 
04/24/20173314Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173390Returned from House with amendment 
05/08/20173390Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
05/16/20175290Senate conferees Ingebrigtsen; Ruud; Westrom; Mathews; Tomassoni
05/18/20175390House conferees Fabian; Uglem; Heintzeman; Swedzinski; Ecklund
05/21/20175583cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/21/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/21/20175701Third reading 
05/21/20175794House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/26/17
Governor's action Approval 05/30/17
Secretary of State Chapter 93 05/30/17
Effective date Various Dates
See also First Special Session SF4, Sec. 1, 9-10


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 852 Lourey; Relph; Hoffman; Utke; Abeler
HF 865 McDonald
Revisor No.: 17-1606
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Housing support services for persons with disabilities; commissioner of human services (DHS) necessary federal waivers procurement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017574Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 10


SF 853 Lourey; Relph; Utke; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 866 McDonald
Revisor No.: 17-1769
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minnesota supplemental aid (general assistance) modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017575Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 879 Utke; Dahms; Sparks
HF 1046 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-2641
Topic: Associations and Societies
Short Description: Minnesota Joint Underwriting Association liquor liability and medical malpractice coverage authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017579Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017934Comm report: To pass 
03/02/2017980Second reading 
03/06/20171082General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/08/20171158aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
04/27/20173339Special Order 
04/27/20173339Third reading Passed 
05/09/20173409Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/09/17
05/15/20174516Governor's action Approval 05/11/17
05/15/20174525Secretary of State Chapter 34 05/11/17
Effective date 08/01/17


SF 881 Ingebrigtsen; Johnson; Utke
Revisor No.: 17-2764
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Sanctuary cities local government aid (LGA) prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017579Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 912 Housley; Hayden; Utke; Dziedzic; Chamberlain
HF 1127 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-2505
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Microdistillery off-sales regulation modification and products wholesale distribution regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017584Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF444, Sec. 2


SF 915 Hayden; Utke; Relph; Lourey
HF 1186 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-2969
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Mental health services provisions modifications; mental health practitioner definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017585Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017952aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/02/2017980Second reading 
05/09/20173411HF substituted on General Orders HF1186
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 8, Sec. 70


SF 929 Koran; Gazelka; Utke; Dahms; Kiffmeyer
Revisor No.: 17-3016
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Auto theft prevention funds redirection from general fund to insurance fraud prevention account
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017587Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF1937


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


SF 1013 Eichorn; Relph; Utke
Revisor No.: 17-3045
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Indian child welfare act out-of-home placement costs county reimbursement, aid payments and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017610Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/20/2017680Authors added Relph; Utke
03/23/20171925aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
03/23/2017Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration


SF 1050 Abeler; Hoffman; Utke
Revisor No.: 17-1774
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: 340B drugs identity and report process development requirement; federally qualified health centers to submit claims for payment directly to commissioner of human services; federally qualified health centers and rural clinics provisions modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017632Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 3, Subd. 2


SF 1067 Kiffmeyer; Utke; Hall
HF 1508 Lucero
Revisor No.: 17-3013
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child care licensing provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017635Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/20/2017680Author added Hall
03/06/20171004aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/14/20171428aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 9, Sec. 1-2, 4, 9


SF 1068 Kiffmeyer; Utke; Newman
HF 458 Lucero
Revisor No.: 17-1747
Topic: Courts-Specific
Short Description: Wright, Becker, and Ramsey counties state auditor reimbursement of legal costs
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017635Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF605, Art. 2, Sec. 50


SF 1074 Hayden; Dahms; Sparks; Anderson, P.; Utke
HF 1328 Vogel
Revisor No.: 17-2538
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Prepare and Prosper grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017636Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/09/20171254Withdrawn and re-referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1077 Utke; Mathews; Eichorn; Johnson
HF 1201 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2692
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Drug offender treatment grant program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017637Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/20/2017680Author added Johnson


SF 1078 Utke; Eichorn
HF 2044 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-2067
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Itasca State Park bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017637Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1089 Lang; Eichorn; Utke; Anderson, B.
HF 1109 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-1642
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minnesota Veterans and Quality of Life Act; Montevideo and Bemidji veterans homes bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017639Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1106 Utke; Sparks
HF 212 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1208
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Individual health plans issuers commissions payment regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017642Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017935Comm report: To pass 
03/02/2017980Second reading 
03/07/20171127HF substituted on General Orders HF212


SF 1108 Eichorn; Utke
HF 940 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-2442
Topic: Lands-Tax-Forfeited
Short Description: Beltrami county tax-forfeited land bordering public water public sale authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017642Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/06/20171080Author added Utke
See SF1124, Sec.5


SF 1109 Utke
HF 962 Green
Revisor No.: 17-2512
Topic: Lands-Tax-Forfeited
Short Description: Tax-forfeited land sale requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017642Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1154 Utke; Rosen; Frentz
HF 1462 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-2623
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services financing reform task force establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017666Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/06/20171080Author added Frentz
03/09/20171255Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/09/20171269aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171671Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1179 Eken; Anderson, B.; Utke
HF 807 Marquart
Revisor No.: 17-2496
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Becker and Wright counties litigation costs for defending county audit law reimbursement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017670Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF605, Art. 2, Sec. 50


SF 1235 Lang; Ingebrigtsen; Schoen; Utke; Koran
HF 1163 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-2645
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Coyote hunting night vision equipment use authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1240 Eichorn; Bakk; Utke; Ruud; Tomassoni
HF 1246 Lueck
Revisor No.: 17-1966
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: County-administered land local government aid (LGA) increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017694Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Taxes
See HF4


SF 1243 Limmer; Dahms; Utke; Sparks; Pappas
HF 1397 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 17-3277
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Persons furthering terrorism life insurance beneficiaries payment limitation establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017695Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/09/20171196aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171244Second reading 
04/27/20173329HF substituted on General Orders HF1397


SF 1276 Utke; Eaton; Eken; Abeler
HF 1248 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2838
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Mahnomen county local government grant to reimburse the White Earth Band of Ojibwe for child welfare costs authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017700Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1283 Newman; Ingebrigtsen; Utke; Eken; Tomassoni
Revisor No.: 17-0677
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Water quality rules and standards legislative approval requirement and certain water quality rules suspension authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017702Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1288 Utke
HF 1417 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-0012
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Assertive community treatment (ACT) certification requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017702Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017949aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/09/20171268aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171279Second reading 


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 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 1292 Utke
HF 1207 Scott
Revisor No.: 17-0002
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children and family services, mental health services, community services system data sharing and operations provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017704Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017954aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/13/20171347aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 7, Sec. 1-4, 36; Art. 13, Sec. 3


SF 1293 Utke; Sparks
HF 1366 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-0456
Topic: Workers Compensation
Short Description: Workers compensation provisions modifications; workers compensation advisory council recommendations and department of labor and industry (DLI) proposals adoption; forbearance of accounts owed to a special compensation fund authorization; intervention procedures modification; rulemaking authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017704Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/06/20171080Author added Sparks
03/07/20171128aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/09/20171268aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/24/20173291aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/24/20173294Second reading 
05/01/20173353aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/01/20173355Third reading Passed 


SF 1327 Utke; Miller; Dziedzic; Goggin; Rest
HF 1303 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-1047
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: New markets income tax program establishment, report requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017756Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1344 Utke; Dahms; Sparks
HF 1443 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-3020
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Insurance fraud provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017759Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/08/20171158aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/13/20171289aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
05/10/20174297HF substituted on General Orders HF1443


SF 1345 Utke; Dahms; Sparks
HF 1011 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-2372
Topic: Insurance-Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Uninsured motorists remedies limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017759Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1382 Eichorn; Bakk; Utke; Ruud; Tomassoni
HF 1247 Lueck
Revisor No.: 17-3047
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Natural resource land payments in lieu of taxes modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017766Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1432 Relph; Hoffman; Utke; Abeler
HF 1889 Theis
Revisor No.: 17-2847
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Motor vehicle disability plates eligibility modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017783Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1478 Eichorn; Wiger; Relph; Utke; Cwodzinski
HF 1635 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-3202
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Care and treatment facility education programs establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017790Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1485 Eken; Utke; Hoffman
HF 2343 Marquart
Revisor No.: 17-3602
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services background study requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017791Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1502 Utke
HF 1728 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-3516
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Beltrami county public sale of tax-forfeited land bordering public water authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017794Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


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


SF 1522 Anderson, P.; Housley; Jasinski; Utke; Champion
HF 1916 Howe
Revisor No.: 17-3481
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Minnesota investment fund, job creation fund, and redevelopment program appropriations authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017798Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/13/20171373Author added Champion
See SF1937


SF 1530 Utke; Mathews
HF 1803 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-3589
Topic: Fire and Firefighters
Short Description: Firefighter specialty license plates eligibility expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017799Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1565 Utke; Simonson; Tomassoni
HF 1743 Backer
Revisor No.: 17-3161
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Greater Minnesota workforce opportunity grant pilot program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017805Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1580 Utke
HF 1886 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-3757
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #36, Kelliher; early repayment aid incentive extension and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017917Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
See SF718


SF 1609 Utke; Koran
HF 1817 Anderson, S.
Revisor No.: 17-3093
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Optometrist services payment and certain contract provisions specification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017922Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1610 Anderson, B.; Utke; Tomassoni; Housley; Little
HF 2024 Neu
Revisor No.: 17-3279
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Extended employment service providers for persons with severe disabilities rate increase authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017922Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 1611 Utke
HF 1220 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-2954
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #308, Nevis; levy adjustment authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017923Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
See SF718


SF 1612 Utke; Johnson
HF 1089 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-3006
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Warroad Northwest Angle school expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017923Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1630 Utke; Eichorn; Johnson; Tomassoni
HF 1628 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-3134
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Property tax judgements against state-assessed property costs state responsibility authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017926Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1678 Eichorn; Tomassoni; Utke; Bakk
HF 1531 Lueck
Revisor No.: 17-2929
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Forestry management appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017985Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 1682 Utke
HF 1551 Green
Revisor No.: 17-2371
Topic: Senior Citizens
Short Description: Homesteads owned by persons 65 or older property value increase prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017986Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1683 Utke
HF 1909 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-3832
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #38, Red Lake; facilities project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017986Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Capital Investment


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, Subd. 24


SF 1730 Utke; Fischbach
HF 2117 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-3651
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Minnesota state council on disability appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017995Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1748 Chamberlain; Utke
HF 1966 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-3781
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School performance reports modification; school rating system creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171061Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1756 Utke; Eichorn; Anderson, P.
HF 1768 Fenton
Revisor No.: 17-3513
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Alternative teacher preparation grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171062Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/13/20171295aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance
See SF4, Art. 2, Sec. 18, 30


SF 1807 Eichorn; Utke
HF 1437 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-3274
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Paul Bunyan expressway, trunk highway #371 from Jenkins to Cass Lake, expansion study
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171070Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1827 Anderson, P.; Utke; Wiger
HF 149 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 17-1002
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School finance task force establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171074Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
03/27/20171966Author added Wiger


SF 1848 Utke
HF 1012 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-0966
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: No-fault auto benefits regulation; deduction of basic economic loss benefits previously provided requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171077Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/09/20171197aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171244Second reading 


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 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 1871 Housley; Utke
HF 1481 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-2614
Topic: Fire and Firefighters
Short Description: Firefighters and medical personnel assault enhanced criminal penalties imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171142Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1985 Utke; Dahms
HF 1947 Smith
Revisor No.: 17-3689
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Insurance adjusters regulation and definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/20171248Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1997 Utke
HF 2423 Flanagan
Revisor No.: 17-3924
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Regional American Indian and communities of color worker reintegration and stabilization initiative establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/20171250Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 2020 Housley; Utke; Champion; Simonson; Hawj
HF 1805 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 17-3566
Topic: 
Short Description: Neighborhood Development Center small business programs grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171360Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 2028 Utke; Latz; Abeler; Isaacson; Lourey
HF 1974 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-3808
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Mental health and medical benefits parity requirement; mental health and substance use disorder definition; health plan transparency requirement; commissioners of health and commerce accountability
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171361Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2039 Utke
HF 2061 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-3654
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Transportation and public transit services sales and use tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171363Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2124 Utke; Gazelka
HF 2406 Poston
Revisor No.: 17-3895
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Payments to counties where Indian gaming casinos are located modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171487Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2138 Relph; Hoffman; Westrom; Pratt; Utke
Revisor No.: 17-4211
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
03/15/20171489Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/23/20171941Author added Hoffman
04/20/20173251Author added Westrom
05/08/20173395Author added Pratt
05/09/20173413Author added Utke


SF 2187 Utke; Anderson, P.
HF 2369 Neu
Revisor No.: 17-3496
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Enterprise Minnesota Inc. grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171577Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937


SF 2198 Utke; Eichorn; Lang
HF 2378 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-4166
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Music education online access for rural children and students grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20171579Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2017Referred to E-12 Finance


SF 2234 Utke; Eken
HF 2611 Marquart
Revisor No.: 17-4274
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Mahnomen clean water and drinking water infrastructure grant appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20171937Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


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 2324 Utke
HF 2586 Grossell
Revisor No.: 17-4432
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug deactivation and disposal grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2338 Eken; Johnson; Ingebrigtsen; Utke
HF 2588 Marquart
Revisor No.: 17-4419
Topic: Environment
Short Description: Environmental assessment worksheets requirements exemptions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20173294Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


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 2386 Utke
HF 2659 Flanagan
Revisor No.: 17-4572
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Mahnomen county multijurisdictional law enforcement center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/11/20174504Introduction and first reading 
05/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment