State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 24, 2016
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3174: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing Minnesota emerald ash borer suppression program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Tomassoni, Latz and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 3175: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating bullion product dealers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 80G.01; 80G.02; 80G.03; 80G.04; 80G.05; 80G.06; 80G.07, subdivision 1; 80G.08; 80G.10; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 80G.07, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Reinert and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3176: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minneapolis to Duluth high-speed passenger rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni, Ingebrigtsen and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3177: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying off-road vehicle registration requirements; providing for resident trail pass; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 84.798, subdivision 2; 84.8035.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hawj, Hayden, Nelson, Ingebrigtsen and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 3178: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the Asian Economic Development Association.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 3179: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a task force to review and evaluate the standards and training of school resource officers and the relationship between schools and officers; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Bonoff and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 3180: A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing voter electronic signatures for purposes of electronic rosters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 201.225, subdivisions 2, 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Reinert and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 3181: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing certain motor vehicle weight limits; providing for an increase in weight limits for certain vehicles powered by natural gas; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 169.824, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Cohen, Pappas, Hawj, Metzen and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3182: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements for the Minnesota Museum of American Art including an integrated education facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Dziedzic and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 3183: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for grants to expand Takeoff 4-H STEAM for Somali youth.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson, Hann and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 3184: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; providing game and fish resident licenses for nonresident National Guard members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97A.465, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 3185: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of an amphitheater in Waite Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3186: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Blazing Star Landing project in Albert Lea; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sheran, Bakk, Goodwin and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 3187: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring written statement for change of information by registered predatory offenders; authorizing access to registration data by child protection workers for determination of child residence with predatory offender; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 243.166, subdivisions 1b, 7, by adding a subdivision; 299C.093.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Eken and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3188: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a facility for the Lakes and Prairies Community Action Partnership and early learning center in Moorhead.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Eken and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3189: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a facility for the Lakes and Prairies Community Action Partnership and early learning center in Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3190: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for sustainable child care in rural Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Benson, Brown and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 3191: A bill for an act relating to air pollution; requiring legislative approval of a state plan to comply with federal regulations regarding emissions from existing power plants; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216H; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 216H.077.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Koenen, Tomassoni, Dahms and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 3192: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing the commissioner of corrections to house offenders in nonpublicly owned facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 241.01, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3193: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for Klondike comprehensive water management project; authorizing conveyances of certain state land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Anderson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 3194: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; military service credit; modifying income-based reduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Carlson, Hayden and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3195: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pilot program to provide health and wellness information, services, and referrals to East African seniors; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Wiklund and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3196: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an advisory group to develop recommendations to design and implement a statewide outdoor place-based education plan; establishing an outdoor place-based education program; requiring a report; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3197: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring disclosure of cosmetic fragrance ingredients; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Pappas, Dibble and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 3198: A bill for an act relating to the State Board of Investment; mandating a report on fossil fuel divestment.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble, Goodwin, Reinert, Johnson and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 3199: A bill for an act relating to animal welfare; prohibiting certain facilities from the use of nonanesthetic gas to euthanize an animal; providing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 343.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Hoffman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3200: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange project at marked Trunk Highway 169 and 101st Avenue; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 3201: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending the Minnesota Organic Advisory Task Force; requiring the commissioner of agriculture to consult the Minnesota Organic Advisory Task Force and provide recommendations to the legislature; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 31.94.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3202: A bill for an act relating to mental health; enacting recommendations of the legislative auditor; appropriating money to fully fund community behavioral health hospitals; authorizing data sharing; providing for treatment and competency restoration of individuals who are found incompetent to participate in criminal proceedings; authorizing administration of neuroleptic medications in jails in certain cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 241.021, subdivision 1; 253B.02, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 253B.07, subdivision 2a; 253B.092, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 8; 253B.10, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 13.46, subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 253B; 641.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Hoffman and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3203: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the timeline and procedure for periodic data matching; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 256B.0561, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Dziedzic, Dahle and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 3204: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the summer academic enrichment program; amending Laws 2015, chapter 69, article 1, section 3, subdivision 22.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3205: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending certain regulations and penalties governing special transportation service providers; setting requirements for nonemergency medical transportation providers related to background studies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 174.30, subdivisions 1, 4a, 8, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 174.30, subdivisions 4, 10; 256B.0625, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3206: A bill for an act relating to human services; amending certain regulations and penalties governing special transportation service providers; setting requirements for nonemergency medical transportation providers related to background studies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 174.30, subdivisions 1, 4a, 8, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 174.30, subdivisions 4, 10; 256B.0625, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3207: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing access to extended time program funding for charter schools; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 124E.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 3208: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating a legislative task force on child care; requiring the commissioner to prepare a report to the governor.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sheran, Rosen, Goodwin and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 3209: A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing a program for the release of certain inmates; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 244.09, subdivision 7; 244.101, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dziedzic, Hayden, Bonoff, Ruud and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3210: A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for performance-based grants; appropriating money; modifying grant requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 116J.8747, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 3211: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to consult, develop, adopt, and publicize best practices to improve objectivity and transparency in project selection processes; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 3212: A bill for an act relating to state government; making changes to responsible contractor requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 16C.285, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 3213: A bill for an act relating to crime; modifying crime and increasing sentence of interfering with a body or scene of death; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 609.502, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dibble and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 3214: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for security upgrades for the Capitol Complex; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3215: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing medical assistance coverage for services provided by a community medical response emergency medical technician; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Tomassoni and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3216: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; adopting recommendations of the Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 268.035, subdivisions 12, 20, 23a, 29, by adding subdivisions; 268.051, subdivision 5; 268.085, subdivisions 4, 5; 268.0865, subdivisions 3, 4; 268.095, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 268.101, subdivision 2; 268.18; 268.182, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 268.07, subdivision 3b; 268.085, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Ortman and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3217: A bill for an act relating to transportation; permitting specific service signs at two locations under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 160.293, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Nelson, Lourey, Sheran and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 3218: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying swing bed approval; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 144.562, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Clausen, Eken, Miller, Bonoff and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 3219: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating the calculation of state grant amounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 3220: A bill for an act relating to disabled veterans; providing certain exemptions from taxes and fees on motor vehicles and watercraft for eligible veterans with a disability, including certain registration taxes, license plates and licensing fees, title fees, driver's license and identification card fees, and general sales taxes and motor vehicle sales taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 86B.415, by adding a subdivision; 86B.870, by adding a subdivision; 163.051, subdivision 1; 168.012, by adding a subdivision; 168A.29, by adding a subdivision; 171.01, by adding a subdivision; 171.06, by adding a subdivision; 297A.67, by adding a subdivision; 297B.03.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3221: A bill for an act relating to child care business development; providing for a child care business start-up manual; providing grants to promote child care business start-up and expansion; requiring a report; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 3222: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring the implementation of a statewide education and outreach program to protect vulnerable adults, seniors, and caregivers from financial exploitation; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 3223: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; providing a small business refund for the cost of using a certified service provider or a certified automated system; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 3224: A bill for an act relating to real property; amending the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act to provide for construction defect claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 515B.1-103; 515B.3-102; 515B.3-107; 515B.3-111; 515B.3-114; 515B.4-113; 515B.4-116.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 3225: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for 2016 walleye fishing regulations for Mille Lacs Lake.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Weber, Tomassoni, Dahms and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 3226: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for conditional water use permit and data collection for calcareous fens; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 3227: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying electronic waste management; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 115A.1318, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 3228: A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying the meaning of the household size methodology for pregnant women under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.056, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Bonoff, Cohen, Ruud, Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3229: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Minnesota Film and Television Board's film production jobs program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jensen, Gazelka, Pappas and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3230: A bill for an act relating to insurance; making changes to the life insurance reserves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 61A.24, subdivision 12, by adding a subdivision; 61A.25.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Sheran, Rosen and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 3231: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; modifying examiner report for petition for civil commitment; designating head of treatment facility to write aftercare plan for certain provisionally discharged patients; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 253B.07, subdivision 2; 253B.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 3232: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the commissioner of education's authority to adopt desegregation and integration rules for Minnesota's public schools; defining eligible districts in statute; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 124D.861, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 124D.896; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 3535.0110, subparts 6, 7, 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug, Bakk, Ruud and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 3233: A resolution urging the President and Congress of the United States to take action to halt the illegal dumping of foreign steel into the United States market.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Rosen, Weber, Scalze and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3234: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the city of Sherburn water treatment plant and storage tower; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Weber, Scalze and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3235: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for sewer connection to the Jackson wastewater treatment plant; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Scalze and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3236: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the city of Winnebago's northwest area utility improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 3237: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for phase I of the city of Jackson's Memorial Park redevelopment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3238: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Green Giant Museum in Blue Earth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Anderson, Osmek and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 3239: A bill for an act relating to military veterans; modifying Veterans Preference Act removal hearing procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 197.46.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3240: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying watershed district's authority to use revenue from leasing state bond-financed property; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 103D.335, subdivision 21.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas, Senjem, Hoffman, Cohen and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 3241: A bill for an act relating to stadiums; providing for a Major League Soccer stadium in St. Paul; providing certain tax exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hoffman, Abeler and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 3242: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying employment waiver services; adjusting the disability waiver rate system budget neutrality adjustment for unit-based services with programming; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 256B.4913, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 3, 5, 16; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 245D.03, subdivision 1; 256B.4914, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3243: A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying the effective date for a certain time limit related to the Petrofund; amending Laws 2014, chapter 198, article 2, section 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Schmit, Jensen and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3244: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing an advisory working group to observe and report on development of a passenger rail project between Rochester and the Twin Cities.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Limmer and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3245: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain boathouse lease terms; amending Laws 2000, chapter 486, section 4, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.