State of Minnesota
Senate General Orders
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Monday, March 2, 2015
1 - - S.F. No. 51 (SENATE AUTHORS: SKOE, Rest, Dziedzic, Koenen and Senjem; Companion to H.F. No. 30 ) A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; clarifying funding mechanism for the Minnesota Working Family Credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.0671, subdivision 6a.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/08/2015 45 Introduction and first reading  
01/08/2015   Referred to Taxes  
01/15/2015 65 Comm report: To pass  
01/15/2015 66 Second reading  
2 - - S.F. No. 72 (SENATE AUTHORS: THOMPSON, Newman and Latz; Companion to H.F. No. 262 ) A bill for an act relating to real property; modifying government approval of plats; authorizing new certificate by examiner's directive after cancellation of contract for deed; authorizing new certificate of possessory interest by directive after cancellation of contract for deed; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 505.03, subdivision 1; 508.58, by adding a subdivision; 508A.58, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/12/2015 52 Introduction and first reading  
01/12/2015   Referred to Judiciary  
01/15/2015 65a Comm report: To pass as amended  
01/15/2015 66 Second reading  
    See HF262  
(TO SECRETARY OF SENATE FOR COMPARISON WITH H.F. No. 262 )
3 - - S.F. No. 73 (SENATE AUTHORS: NEWMAN and Latz; Companion to H.F. No. 260 ) A bill for an act relating to family law; establishing and modifying the Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 518.17, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518E.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/12/2015 52 Introduction and first reading  
01/12/2015   Referred to Judiciary  
01/15/2015 66 Comm report: To pass  
01/15/2015 66 Second reading  
4 - - S.F. No. 52 (SENATE AUTHORS: SKOE, Rest, Senjem, Dziedzic and Koenen; Companion to H.F. No. 27 ) A bill for an act relating to economic development; destination medical center; clarifying the computation of state aid payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 469.40, subdivision 11; 469.44, subdivision 5; 469.47, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/08/2015 45 Introduction and first reading  
01/08/2015   Referred to Finance  
01/20/2015 82 Comm report: To pass  
01/20/2015 83 Second reading  
    See HF6  
5 - - S.F. No. 128 (SENATE AUTHORS: GOODWIN, Dibble, Saxhaug, Cohen and Skoe; Companion to H.F. No. 233 ) A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; clarifying the alternative to use of interactive video conference in civil commitment hearings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 253B.08, subdivision 2a; 253B.12, subdivision 2a; 253D.28, subdivision 2.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/15/2015 72 Introduction and first reading  
01/15/2015   Referred to Judiciary  
01/26/2015 124 Comm report: To pass  
01/26/2015 124 Second reading  
6 - - S.F. No. 110 (SENATE AUTHORS: REST; Companion to H.F. No. 510 ) A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; providing for filing of approved law modifying certain duties and procedures.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/15/2015 69 Introduction and first reading  
01/15/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/02/2015 178a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/02/2015 180 Second reading  
    See HF510  
(TO SECRETARY OF SENATE FOR COMPARISON WITH H.F. No. 510 )
7 - - S.F. No. 379 (SENATE AUTHORS: EKEN, Hayden, Koenen and Rosen; Companion to H.F. No. 423 ) A bill for an act relating to health; eliminating the requirement of a variance for a staff requirement for ambulance services; allowing alternative ambulance staffing in certain areas; allowing a licensed ambulance service in limited areas to accept full mutual aid on a part-time basis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 144E.101, subdivisions 6, 12.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/29/2015 164 Introduction and first reading  
01/29/2015   Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing  
02/05/2015 199a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/05/2015 204 Second reading  
8 - - S.F. No. 233 (SENATE AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER; Companion to H.F. No. 523 ) A bill for an act relating to health; providing additional accrediting organization for ambulatory health care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 62Q.37, subdivision 2.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/21/2015 107 Introduction and first reading  
01/21/2015   Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing  
02/05/2015 201 Comm report: To pass  
02/05/2015 204 Second reading  
9 - - S.F. No. 505 (SENATE AUTHORS: SHERAN) A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the Maltreatment of Minors Act relating to screened-out reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 626.556, subdivision 7.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/02/2015 191 Introduction and first reading  
02/02/2015   Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing  
02/12/2015 252a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/12/2015 259 Second reading  
10 - - S.F. No. 495 (SENATE AUTHORS: SHERAN, Rosen, Hayden, Eken and Lourey; Companion to H.F. No. 513 ) A bill for an act relating to health; requiring stroke transport protocols; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 144E.16, by adding a subdivision.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/02/2015 190 Introduction and first reading  
02/02/2015   Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing  
02/16/2015 292a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/16/2015 302 Second reading  
11 - - S.F. No. 421 (SENATE AUTHORS: WIKLUND and Franzen; Companion to H.F. No. 398 ) A bill for an act relating to local government; clarifying authority of home rule charter cities to assess for garbage collection; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 443.015.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/29/2015 171 Introduction and first reading  
01/29/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/05/2015 220 Author added Franzen  
02/16/2015 297a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/16/2015 302 Second reading  
12 - - S.F. No. 272 (SENATE AUTHORS: REST, Dziedzic and Cohen; Companion to H.F. No. 192 ) A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the commissioner of administration to provide rehearsal and storage space for the state band; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 16B.24, by adding a subdivision.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/22/2015 116 Introduction and first reading  
01/22/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/19/2015 321a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/19/2015 354 Second reading  
13 - - S.F. No. 283 (SENATE AUTHORS: WESTROM, Newman and Limmer; Companion to H.F. No. 239 ) A bill for an act relating to civil law; amending the Uniform Probate Code; providing an exception for conservators to post bond for the assets of a protected person; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 524.5-413; 524.5-416.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/26/2015 125 Introduction and first reading  
01/26/2015   Referred to Judiciary  
01/29/2015 173 Author added Limmer  
02/19/2015 337a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/19/2015 354 Second reading  
14 - - S.F. No. 47 (SENATE AUTHORS: EKEN; Companion to H.F. No. 172 ) A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Uniform Faithful Presidential Electors Act; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 204B.07, subdivision 2; 208.02; 208.03; 208.06; 209.01, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 208.07; 208.08.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/08/2015 44 Introduction and first reading  
01/08/2015   Referred to Rules and Administration  
02/19/2015 340 Comm report: To pass  
02/19/2015 354 Second reading  
15 - - S.F. No. 617 (SENATE AUTHORS: HOUSLEY; Companion to H.F. No. 450 ) A bill for an act relating to the military; establishing Military Spouses and Families Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/09/2015 233 Introduction and first reading  
02/09/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/23/2015 377a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/23/2015 387 Second reading  
16 - - S.F. No. 427 (SENATE AUTHORS: SAXHAUG; Companion to H.F. No. 134 ) A bill for an act relating to veterans; making technical changes to veterans trust; removing obsolete provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 197.133; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 197.131; 197.132.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/29/2015 172 Introduction and first reading  
01/29/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/23/2015 377a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/23/2015 387 Second reading  
17 - - S.F. No. 807 (SENATE AUTHORS: SHERAN, Rosen and Miller; Companion to H.F. No. 8 ) A bill for an act relating to human services; updating child protection provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 626.556, subdivisions 1, 7.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/12/2015 277 Introduction and first reading  
02/12/2015   Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing  
02/19/2015 369 Author added Miller  
02/23/2015 381a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/23/2015 387 Second reading  
02/23/2015   See HF8  
(TO SECRETARY OF SENATE FOR COMPARISON WITH H.F. No. 8 )
18 - - S.F. No. 871 (SENATE AUTHORS: CLAUSEN, Pratt, Nelson, Miller and Bonoff; Companion to H.F. No. 1150 ) A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating the process for determining whether a student at the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities requires remedial education; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/16/2015 309 Introduction and first reading  
02/16/2015   Referred to Higher Education and Workforce Development  
02/23/2015 385 Comm report: To pass  
02/23/2015 387 Second reading  
19 - - S.F. No. 340 (SENATE AUTHORS: PEDERSON, J., Scalze, Koenen, Brown and Schmit; Companion to H.F. No. 668 ) A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring local approval before issuance of state disposal facility permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 116.07, subdivision 4j.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/26/2015 134 Introduction and first reading  
01/26/2015   Referred to Environment and Energy  
02/23/2015 385a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/23/2015 387 Second reading  
20 - - S.F. No. 188 (SENATE AUTHORS: KOENEN, Skoe, Hann, Hall and Bakk; Companion to H.F. No. 51 ) A bill for an act relating to the State Lottery; suspending sale of certain lottery tickets through a Web site or self-service device; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 349A.13.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/20/2015 87 Introduction and first reading  
01/20/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/05/2015 197a Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance  
02/19/2015 328 Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes  
02/26/2015 415a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/26/2015 430 Second reading  
    See also SF229, Sec. 25-26  
21 - - S.F. No. 229 (SENATE AUTHORS: KOENEN, Torres Ray, Skoe, Chamberlain and Rest; Companion to H.F. No. 374 ) A bill for an act relating to gambling; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes relating to lawful gambling; modifying games, prizes, and other provisions regulating the conduct of lawful gambling; prohibiting director of State Lottery from offering casino-style games; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 349.12, subdivision 18, by adding subdivisions; 349.16, by adding a subdivision; 349.163, by adding subdivisions; 349.1635, subdivision 4; 349.17, subdivisions 5, 6, 9; 349.1711, subdivisions 1, 2; 349.1721, subdivision 4; 349.173; 349.181, subdivision 3; 349.19, subdivisions 2, 10, 11; 349.211, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, by adding a subdivision; 349A.13; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 349.169; 349.19, subdivision 9.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/21/2015 106 Introduction and first reading  
01/21/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
01/22/2015 118 Author added Rest  
02/05/2015 198a Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance  
02/19/2015 328a Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes  
02/26/2015 416a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/26/2015 430 Second reading  
    See also SF188  
22 - - S.F. No. 338 (SENATE AUTHORS: SAXHAUG; Companion to H.F. No. 546 ) A bill for an act relating to state government; permitting a government entity to release certain military release forms to another government entity for a limited purpose; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 196.08.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/26/2015 133 Introduction and first reading  
01/26/2015   Referred to State and Local Government  
02/23/2015 379 Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary  
02/26/2015 427 Comm report: To pass  
02/26/2015 430 Second reading  
23 - - S.F. No. 337 (SENATE AUTHORS: PAPPAS and Marty; Companion to H.F. No. 424 ) A bill for an act relating to education; making a technical change to conform the definition of directory information with federal law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 13.32, subdivision 5.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
01/26/2015 133 Introduction and first reading  
01/26/2015   Referred to Education  
02/19/2015 339a Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary  
02/26/2015 427 Comm report: To pass  
02/26/2015 430 Second reading  
24 - - S.F. No. 578 (SENATE AUTHORS: COHEN, Latz and Newman; Companion to H.F. No. 383 ) A bill for an act relating to trusts; establishing the Minnesota Trust Code; recodifying certain provisions; modifying power of appointments; making conforming and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 48.01, subdivision 2; 48A.07, subdivision 6; 317A.161, subdivision 24; 353.95, subdivision 4; 500.17, subdivision 2; 501B.31, subdivisions 2, 4, 5; 501B.41, subdivision 3; 501B.46; 508.62; 508A.62; 524.2-804, subdivision 1; 524.5-417; 529.06; 529.12; 529.14; 541.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 502; 507; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 501C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 501B.01; 501B.012; 501B.02; 501B.03; 501B.04; 501B.05; 501B.06; 501B.07; 501B.08; 501B.09; 501B.12; 501B.13; 501B.14; 501B.15; 501B.151; 501B.152; 501B.154; 501B.155; 501B.16; 501B.17; 501B.18; 501B.19; 501B.20; 501B.21; 501B.22; 501B.23; 501B.24; 501B.25; 501B.56; 501B.561; 501B.57; 501B.571; 501B.59; 501B.60; 501B.61; 501B.62; 501B.63; 501B.64; 501B.65; 501B.665; 501B.67; 501B.68; 501B.69; 501B.705; 501B.71; 501B.72; 501B.73; 501B.74; 501B.75; 501B.76; 501B.79; 501B.80; 501B.81; 501B.82; 501B.87; 501B.88; 501B.89; 501B.895; 501B.90; 502.62; 502.63; 502.64; 502.65; 502.66; 502.67; 502.68; 502.69; 502.70; 502.71; 502.72; 502.73; 502.74; 502.75; 502.76; 502.77; 502.78; 502.79.
DATE D-PG OFFICIAL STATUS  
02/05/2015 214 Introduction and first reading  
02/05/2015   Referred to Judiciary  
02/26/2015 427a Comm report: To pass as amended  
02/26/2015 430 Second reading