State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, April 18, 2011
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Sieben and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1206: A bill for an act relating to solid waste; requiring a refund to be placed on recyclable beverage containers; requiring labeling of beverage containers; establishing an account; providing reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.7411, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Carlson, Gazelka, Skoe, Saxhaug and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1207: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for Minnesota Public Television Association.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Sparks and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1208: A bill for an act relating to insurance; modifying a definition; regulating life insurance and title insurance reserves; regulating certain accounts and funding agreements; repealing obsolete and conflicting provisions; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 60A.60, subdivision 9; 60C.03, subdivision 6; 61A.25, subdivision 4; 61A.282, subdivision 2; 68A.03, subdivision 3; 72A.31, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 61A.275; 61A.276, subdivision 4; 67A.27; 67A.28; 67A.29; 67A.30, subdivisions 1, 3; 67A.31; 67A.32; 67A.34; 67A.35; 67A.36; 67A.37; 67A.38; 67A.39.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Carlson and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1209: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to establish a veterans facility in the city of Bemidji; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Nienow and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1210: A bill for an act relating to education; adopting a response to intervention model; requiring rulemaking; requiring a report; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 3525.1329, subpart 3; 3525.1341, subpart 2, item B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1211: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying family day care requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.14, subdivisions 1, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Brown and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1212: A bill for an act relating to health records; adding adult children of a deceased patient to the definition of patient; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.291, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nelson, Wolf and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 1213: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying adult education tracking system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.52, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Limmer, Hall, Harrington and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1214: A bill for an act relating to data practices; adding a provision to the safe at home program; providing for protective orders; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 5B.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 1215: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ license; providing for acceptable methods of payment; imposing surcharge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 171.061, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1216: A bill for an act relating to commerce; eliminating fees for license technology, automobile theft prevention, and the real estate recovery fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 45.24; 60K.55, subdivision 2; 65B.84, subdivision 1; 82.57, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 82B.09, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 82.86, subdivisions 3, 4; 168A.40, subdivisions 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1217: A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making certain county offices appointive in Marshall County.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1218: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing Emily’s law; lowering the age of extended jurisdiction juvenile prosecution for violent offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 242.44; 260B.007, by adding a subdivision; 260B.130; 260B.141, subdivision 4; 260B.193, subdivision 5; 260B.198, subdivision 6; 260B.199; 260B.201, subdivision 2; 609.055.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Latz, Dibble and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1219: A bill for an act relating to transportation; granting subpoena power to commissioner of transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 174.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Miller, Carlson, Saxhaug, Higgins and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 1220: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for educational radio.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Rest, Gerlach, Gazelka, Chamberlain and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 1221: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating statutory premium reserves for title insurers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 68A.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Goodwin, Pappas, Torres Ray, Bakk and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1222: A bill for an act relating to education; making nonpublic schools that receive state aid, materials, services, or other publicly funded support subject to certain requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Benson, Koch, Saxhaug, Kubly and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1223: A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying provisions related to exemptions from conservation improvement programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 216B.2401; 216B.241, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Hall, Gazelka, Hoffman, Benson and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1224: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of family planning grant funds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 1225: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; changing certain procedures and requirements of the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 10A.01, by adding subdivisions; 10A.02, subdivisions 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, by adding a subdivision; 10A.105, subdivision 1; 10A.12, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2; 10A.121, subdivision 1; 10A.14, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 10A.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 12, by adding a subdivision; 10A.24, by adding a subdivision; 10A.27, subdivisions 14, 15; 10A.31, subdivision 7; 10A.315; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 4501.0500, subpart 2, item A; 4503.0200, subpart 6; 4503.0500, subpart 8; 4503.1700; 4512.0100, subparts 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators DeKruif, Magnus and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 1226: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing Start Seeing Motorcycles special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Saxhaug, Higgins and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 1227: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying disposition of certain revenue; modifying license requirements and fees; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 97A.071, subdivision 2; 97A.075; 97A.411, subdivision 1; 97A.435, subdivision 2; 97A.451, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 97A.473, subdivisions 2, 2b, 3, 4, 5, 5a; 97A.474, subdivision 2; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 20, 43, 44, 45; 97A.485, subdivision 7; 97B.715, subdivision 1; 97B.801; 97C.301, subdivision 3; 97C.305, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.451, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Cohen, Miller, Gazelka, Bonoff and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1228: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; creating a reimbursement program for Minnesota film projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 129D.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 1229: A bill for an act relating to unemployment compensation; modifying definition of suitable employment related to staffing services; modifying payments that delay benefits; modifying penalty relating to offers of suitable employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 268.035, subdivision 23a; 268.085, subdivisions 3, 13c.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Pederson, Miller, Gazelka, Dahms and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1230: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; specifying the allocation of money in the parks and trails fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 85.53, subdivision 1; 85.535, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1231: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for payment of wholesale energy rate for qualifying facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216B.164, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Miller, Nelson and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1232: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Chatfield Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Parry, Gimse, Chamberlain, Gazelka and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1233: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; broadening the definition of "corporation"; prohibiting certain government contributions; imposing a penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 211B.15, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1234: A bill for an act relating to the secretary of state; simplifying certain certificates issued to business entities; modifying effective date of resignations of agents; revising notice provided to organizations; allowing use of an alternate name; redefining business entities; eliminating issuance of certificates to business trusts and municipal power agencies; regulating access to, and the treatment of, certain data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 5.001, subdivision 2; 13.355, by adding a subdivision; 302A.711, subdivision 4; 302A.734, subdivision 2; 302A.751, subdivision 1; 303.08, subdivision 2; 303.17, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 317A.711, subdivision 4; 317A.733, subdivision 4; 317A.751, subdivision 3; 318.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 321.0809; 321.0906; 322B.826, subdivision 2; 322B.935, subdivisions 2, 3; 323A.1102; 453.53, subdivision 2; 453A.03, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 5; 323A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 302A.801; 302A.805; 308A.151; 317A.022, subdivision 1; 317A.801; 317A.805; 318.02, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1235: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money for public radio.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Parry, Gerlach, Sheran and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1236: A bill for an act relating to commerce; limiting successor corporation asbestos-related liabilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1237: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying electronic device recycling requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 115A.1310, subdivisions 7, 20; 115A.1312, subdivision 2; 115A.1314, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Thompson, Harrington, Latz and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1238: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring state law enforcement agencies to report on the transfer of cases involving forfeiture to the federal government; providing for more uniformity in terminology; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.5315, subdivisions 5, 5a, 5b, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Thompson, Harrington, Latz, Ortman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1239: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying the general criminal code forfeiture law; necessity of conviction and burden of proof; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.531, subdivision 6a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Thompson, Harrington, Latz, Ortman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1240: A bill for an act relating to public safety; making changes to the DWI, off-highway vehicle, drive-by shooting, designated offense, and controlled substance forfeiture laws to provide more uniformity; raising the monetary cap on the value of certain property forfeitures that may be adjudicated in conciliation court; prohibiting forfeited property from being sold to prosecuting authorities or persons related to prosecuting authorities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.7741, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 169A.63, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 491A.01, subdivision 3; 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.5314, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.5315, subdivisions 1, 5, 5a, 5b; 609.5318, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Rest and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 1241: A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1242: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for Science Museum of Minnesota
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1243: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying Waste Management Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 115A.03, subdivision 25a; 115A.95.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Dahms and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1244: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring rulemaking for certain environmental review and solid waste land disposal facility permits.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1245: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to the Minnesota Historical Society.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1246: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; adopting a congressional districting plan for use in 2012 and thereafter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.731; 2.91, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 2.031, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1247: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; adopting congressional and legislative districting plans for use in 2012 and thereafter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.031, subdivision 1; 2.731; 2.91, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.031, subdivision 2; 2.444; 2.484.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1248: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; adopting a legislative districting plan for use in 2012 and thereafter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.031, subdivision 1; 2.91, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.031, subdivision 2; 2.444; 2.484.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1249: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; eliminating a requirement that a metes and bounds description of districts be coded in Minnesota Statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 2.91, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1250: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to Minnesota Humanities Center.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.