2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Utke
Chief Author List
Thursday, October 19, 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 First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 57, Sub. 19


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 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 First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 9


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, Sub. 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
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 6


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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 
See SF1456, Art. 3-5


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 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
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(y)


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 First Special Session, HF2, Art. 5, Sec. 11, 14, Sub. 5


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 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 First Special Session, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 17


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 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, Sub. 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 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 First Special Session, HF2, Art. 3, Sec. 20


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 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, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(i)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub, 3(i)


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 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, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(n)(w)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(n)(v)


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 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 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