State of Minnesota
Ninetieth Legislature
SENATE AGENDA
Eighty-Sixth Day
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
12:00 Noon
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS
Petitions, Letters and Remonstrances
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS
Executive and Official Communications
The following communication was received.
April 23, 2018
The Honorable Michelle L. Fischbach
President of the Senate
Dear Senator Fischbach:
As the Senate Minority Leader, I hereby make the following appointment:
Pursuant to Executive Order
18-04: Governor's Advisory Council on Connected and Automated Vehicles - Senator Dibble to serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority.
Sincerely,
Thomas M. Bakk
Senate DFL Leader
MN Senate, District 3
THIRD ORDER OF BUSINESS
Messages From the House
Madam President:
I have the honor to announce the passage by the House of the following House Files, herewith transmitted: H.F. Nos. 817, 3280, 3389 and 3833.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Transmitted April 23, 2018
Madam President:
I have the honor to announce the passage by the House of the following House Files, herewith transmitted: H.F. Nos. 2391, 3548, and 3552.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Transmitted April 24, 2018
FOURTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
First Reading of House Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
H.F. No. 817: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing crimes for interfering or attempting to interfere with point-of-sale terminals, gas pump dispensers, and automated teller machines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.87, subdivision 2a, by adding subdivisions; 609.891, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 2582, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 3280: A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing findings and authorizing listing of wild-rice waters; nullifying and restricting the application of certain water quality standards; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 4, article 4, section 136, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 2983, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 3389: A bill for an act relating to children; modifying presumptions in child support modifications; codifying case law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 518A.39, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 2885, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 3833: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing financial exploitation protections for older adults and vulnerable adults; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 45A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 919, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 2391: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating health savings and medical savings accounts; providing asset protection; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 550.37, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 2556, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 3548: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying certain hours of service requirements for agricultural transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 221.031, subdivision 2d; 221.0314, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 3405, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 3552: A bill for an act relating to real property; modifying the definition of residential use under the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 515B.1-102; 515B.1-106; 515B.2-113; 515B.4-111; Minnesota Statutes 2017 Supplement, section 515B.1-103.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 3183, now on General Orders.
FIFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Reports of Committees
Senator Gazelka, from the Committee on Rules and Administration, to which was referred
H.F. No. 3249 for comparison with companion Senate File, reports the following House File was found not identical with companion Senate File as follows:
GENERAL ORDERS
CONSENT CALENDAR
CALENDAR
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
3249
2977
Pursuant to Rule 45, the Committee on Rules and Administration recommends that H.F. No. 3249 be amended, and when so amended, H.F. No. 3249 will be identical to S.F. No. 2977 and further recommends that H.F. No. 3249 be given its second reading and substituted for S.F. No. 2977 and that the Senate File be indefinitely postponed.
Senator Gazelka, from the Committee on Rules and Administration, to which was referred
H.F. No. 3551 for comparison with companion Senate File, reports the following House File was found identical and recommends the House File be given its second reading and substituted for its companion Senate File as follows:
GENERAL ORDERS
CONSENT CALENDAR
CALENDAR
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
H.F. No.
S.F. No.
3551
3198
and that the above Senate File be indefinitely postponed.
Pursuant to Rule 45, these reports were prepared and submitted by the Secretary of the Senate on behalf of the Committee on Rules and Administration.
SIXTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of Senate Bills
SEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of House Bills
H.F. Nos. 3249 and 3551 were read the second time.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
NINTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Motions and Resolutions
Senator Hawj moved that the name of Senator Bigham be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3828.
Senator Franzen moved that the names of Senators Eken and Hoffman be added as co-authors to S.F. No. 3975.
Senator Senjem moved that the name of Senator Nelson be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 4023.
Senator Hawj moved that the name of Senator Bigham be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 4024.
Senator Gazelka introduced --
Senate Resolution No. 222: A Senate resolution honoring the small businesses of the state and the National Federation of Independent Business on its 75th anniversary.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
TENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Calendar
ELEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Consent Calendar
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
General Orders
THIRTEENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Announcements of Senate Interest