State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, April 4, 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.
Senators Limmer, Dziedzic, Dibble, Senjem and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 3426: A resolution expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned, forced organ harvesting from nonconsenting prisoners of conscience, primarily from Falun Gong practitioners imprisoned for their spiritual beliefs, and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups in the People's Republic of China.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 3427: A bill for an act relating to military veterans; providing certain disclosure requirements related to veterans benefits services; requiring the commissioner of veterans affairs to develop a disclosure statement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 196.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Johnson, Wiger, Lourey, Sparks and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3428: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying early childhood and family education home visiting levy; establishing a home visiting revenue program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 124D.135, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3429: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; modifying the border-to-border broadband grant program; modifying Minnesota's statewide broadband goals; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 116J.395, subdivisions 2, 6; 237.012; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 116J.394.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 3430: A bill for an act relating to transportation; permitting certain use of vehicles bearing drive-away in-transit plates for road exams; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 171.13, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 168.053, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 3431: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a research program to measure the impact on health care treatment outcomes and costs of providing iron-rich foods to children and pregnant women with iron deficiency anemia; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Jensen and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3432: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition and development of state parks, recreation areas, and trails; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 3433: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; clarifying the permitted use of certain increments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 469.1763, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 3434: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing hunters with a disability to hunt with laser sights; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97B.081, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3435: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying land reclamation appeal provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 93.50.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Newman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3436: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; extending the time period for commencement of certain actions alleging sexual abuse of a minor; amending Laws 2013, chapter 89, section 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3437: A bill for an act relating to transportation finance; modifying a conveyance of property to city of Floodwood; amending Laws 1994, chapter 643, section 15, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 3438: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for public safety, corrections, courts, guardian ad litem board, and human rights.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 3439: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding for higher education; establishing the equity in postsecondary attainment grant; increasing operating support; funding cybersecurity, health restoration, and healthy Minnesota initiatives; requiring a report; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Bonoff, Senjem and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 3440: A bill for an act relating to economic development; requiring capacity-building grants to connect education and jobs; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Thompson, Chamberlain, Newman and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 3441: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating income and business taxes and replacing the sales tax with a fair tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 297A.61, subdivisions 2, 7, 24; 297A.62, subdivisions 1, 1a; 297A.63, by adding a subdivision; 297A.66, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 290.01, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 4, 4a, 4c, 5, 5a, 5b, 6, 7, 7a, 7b, 8, 8a, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19a, 19b, 19c, 19d, 19f, 19h, 20, 22, 29, 29a, 30; 290.014; 290.015; 290.02; 290.03; 290.032, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 290.04; 290.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 8; 290.06, subdivisions 1, 2c, 2d, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 33, 35, 36; 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 3, 4; 290.0671, subdivisions 1a, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7; 290.0672; 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 290.0675, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 290.0677; 290.0679; 290.068, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6a, 7; 290.0681; 290.0692; 290.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 7; 290.0802; 290.081; 290.091; 290.0921, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 4, 6, 8; 290.0922; 290.093; 290.095, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 11; 290.10; 290.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 290.172; 290.191, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; 290.20; 290.21, subdivisions 1, 4; 290.22; 290.26, subdivision 6; 290.281, subdivision 1; 290.30; 290.31, subdivisions 1, 27; 290.311, subdivision 1; 290.32; 290.34, subdivisions 1, 2; 290.36; 290.371, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 290.431; 290.432; 290.48, subdivision 10; 290.491; 290.62; 290.92, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 4, 4a, 4b, 4c, 5, 5a, 9, 10, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; 290.9201, subdivisions 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 11; 290.923, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11; 290.9705, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 290.9725; 290.9726, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 290.9727; 290.9728; 290.9729; 290.9741; 290.9742; 290.9743; 290.9744; 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 4, 10, 12, 13, 16a, 16b, 16c, 17, 17a, 17b, 18, 25, 26, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41, 42, 44, 45, 46, 49; 297A.62, subdivision 3; 297A.63, subdivision 2; 297A.64, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 297A.65; 297A.67, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 7a, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13a, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32; 297A.68, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35a, 36, 37, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44; 297A.69, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7; 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19; 297A.71, subdivisions 1, 3, 6, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 22, 23, 34, 35, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48; 297A.75; 297D.01; 297D.02; 297D.03; 297D.04; 297D.05; 297D.06; 297D.07; 297D.08; 297D.085; 297D.09; 297D.10; 297D.11; 297D.12; 297D.13; 297F.01; 297F.02; 297F.03; 297F.031; 297F.04; 297F.05; 297F.06; 297F.07; 297F.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 8a, 9, 10, 12, 13; 297F.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10; 297F.10; 297F.11; 297F.12; 297F.13; 297F.14; 297F.15, subdivisions 9, 10; 297F.17; 297F.18; 297F.185; 297F.19, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 297F.20; 297F.21, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 297F.23; 297F.24; 297F.25; 297G.01; 297G.02; 297G.03; 297G.031; 297G.032; 297G.04; 297G.05; 297G.06; 297G.07; 297G.08; 297G.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 297G.10; 297G.11; 297G.12; 297G.13; 297G.14, subdivision 9; 297G.16; 297G.17; 297G.18, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 297G.19; 297G.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 297G.22; 297H.01; 297H.02; 297H.03; 297H.04; 297H.05; 297H.06; 297H.07; 297H.08; 297H.09; 297H.10, subdivision 1; 297H.11; 297H.115; 297H.12; 297H.13, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 297I.01; 297I.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14; 297I.06; 297I.10, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 297I.11; 297I.15; 297I.20; 297I.25; 297I.30, subdivisions 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10; 297I.35; 297I.40; 297I.60; 297I.65; 297I.70; 297I.75; 297I.80; 297I.85; 297I.90; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31; 290.0671, subdivisions 1, 6a; 297A.67, subdivision 13; 297A.68, subdivisions 2, 5; 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 3442: A bill for an act relating to public safety; enhancing penalties and establishing minimum fines for repeat violations of driving without a valid license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 171.24.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3443: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring testing of sexual assault examination kits; allowing patients to opt out of testing sexual assault examination kits; requiring peace officers to participate in recurring sexual assault investigation training; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 626.8451, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 3444: A bill for an act relating to commerce; appropriating money for civil insurance fraud investigators.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 3445: A bill for an act relating to early childhood; creating the voluntary prekindergarten MinneK program; expanding the age range for early learning scholarships; eliminating the Head Start waiting list; encouraging additional home visiting opportunities; creating education grants and loan forgiveness for certain prospective early education teachers; appropriating money for early childhood learning and child protection facilities; authorizing grants to be used to renovate facilities and for school-based prekindergarten programs; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 122A.09, by adding a subdivision; 122A.26, subdivision 2; 123B.92, by adding a subdivision; 124D.1158, subdivisions 3, 4; 124D.13, subdivisions 4, 9, 12, by adding a subdivision; 124D.135, subdivisions 1, 6; 124D.15, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, 15; 124D.165, as amended; 126C.10, subdivision 2d; 256E.37; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, sections 120A.41; 122A.415, subdivision 1; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124E.11; 126C.05, subdivision 1; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 9, section 8, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 122A; 123B; 124D; 136A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 136A.128, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3446: A bill for an act relating to data practices; restricting use of private and nonpublic data to only those purposes authorized by law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 13.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Hawj and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3447: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing a state general tax refund for certain businesses; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Saxhaug, Carlson, Torres Ray and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 3448: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing supplemental appropriations for Office of MN.IT Services, Departments of Administration, Minnesota Management and Budget, Revenue, Gambling Control Board, Minnesota State Retirement System, and Military Affairs; changing certain provisions in the information and telecommunications account; providing fines for violations of horse racing laws and rules be deposited in a racehorse rescue and retraining account; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 16E.21; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 240.22; Laws 2015, chapter 77, article 1, section 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.