State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Friday, March 25, 2011
9:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Wiger, Goodwin, Cohen, Dibble and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1031: A bill for an act relating to state government finance; changing the amount the commissioner of management and budget may bill for statewide services provided; setting a maximum amount for general fund budget reserve; allocating additional forecast balance; specifying which fund proceeds of bonds are credited to; making technical changes to Environmental Quality Board; extending availability of funds for the Enterprise Real Property Technology System; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16A.1286, subdivision 2; 16A.152, subdivisions 1b, 2; 16A.641, subdivision 7; 16A.642, subdivision 2; 116C.03, subdivisions 4, 5; Laws 2009, chapter 101, article 2, section 106; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 197.585, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Harrington, Pappas and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1032: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Science Education Center at Metropolitan State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Gazelka, Carlson, Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1033: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; requiring same renewal date for certain overweight permit as for the vehicle’s plate registration date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169.826, by adding a subdivision; 169.8261, by adding a subdivision; 169.863, by adding a subdivision; 169.865, by adding a subdivision; 169.866, by adding a subdivision; 169.867, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Thompson, Scheid, Gerlach, Limmer and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1034: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating the admissibility of seat belt use evidence in certain civil actions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.685, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Higgins, Torres Ray, Lourey, Harrington and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1035: A bill for an act relating to children; requiring cultural competency training for child protection workers.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 1036: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; creating a cause of action for sex trafficking victims; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1037: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and for other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; making changes to the nonprofit housing bond authorization; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; modifying previous appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 462A.36; Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 19, subdivision 4; Laws 2010, chapter 189, section 6, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1038: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Central Iron Range Sanitary Sewer District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Daley, Gerlach, Thompson and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1039: A bill for an act relating to investment securities; gradually adjusting certain revenue-based filing fees beginning in fiscal year 2014; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 80A.65, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Dahms, Saxhaug, Langseth, Carlson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1040: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage fund; appropriating money to Department of Education.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1041: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying operating provisions for certain recreational vehicles; providing for dual registration of certain motorcycles; modifying special vehicle use on roadways; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.777, subdivision 2; 84.788, by adding a subdivision; 84.9257; 168.002, subdivision 18; 168A.085; 169.045, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Wiger, Lillie, Gimse, Dibble and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1042: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating driver education and driver examination related to carbon monoxide poisoning; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 171.0701; 171.13, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1043: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money to the Bell Museum of Natural History for new programming.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Parry, Rosen, Senjem, Sheran and DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 1044: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions relating to state agency responses to natural disasters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 12A.05; 12A.06, subdivision 1; 12A.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 12A.09, subdivision 4; 12A.10, by adding a subdivision; 12A.12, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 12A.15, by adding a subdivision; 12A.16.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Chamberlain and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1045: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating continuing education requirements, pharmacy benefit managers, insurance coverages, adjusters, and appraisers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 45.011, subdivision 1; 45.25, by adding subdivisions; 60A.23, subdivision 8; 62A.095, subdivision 1; 62A.318, subdivision 17; 62E.14, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 62L.03, subdivision 3; 72B.041, subdivision 5; 82.641, subdivision 1; 82B.11, subdivision 6; 82B.13, by adding a subdivision; 82B.14; 82C.08, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 45; 72B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 45.25, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Senjem, Robling, Sparks, Parry and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1046: A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing the director of the State Lottery to establish gaming machines; imposing a tax on gaming machine revenue; providing powers and duties to the director; establishing a Minnesota future fund and an industry improvement fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 240.13, by adding a subdivision; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.10, subdivision 3; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.75, subdivision 3; 609.761, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 297A; 349A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 240.30, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Parry, for the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans, introduced--
S.F. No. 1047: A bill for an act relating to state government financing; establishing the Sunset Advisory Commission; prohibiting legislative liaison positions in state agencies and departments; eliminating assistant commissioner positions and reducing deputy commissioner positions; changing provisions of performance data required in the budget proposal; requiring specific funding information for forecasted programs; implementing zero-based budgeting principles; implementing federal offset program for collection of debts owed to state agencies; continuing the employee salary freeze; providing an HSA-eligible high-deductible health plan for employees and a high-deductible plan for eligible former employees; requiring a 15 percent reduction in the state workforce; requiring verification audit for dependent eligibility for state employee health insurance; requiring a request for proposals for recommendations on state building efficiency, state vehicle management, tax fraud prevention, and strategic sourcing; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 15.057; 15.06, subdivision 8; 16A.10, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c; 16A.103, subdivision 1a; 16A.11, subdivision 3; 16B.03; 43A.08, subdivision 1; 43A.23, subdivision 1; 43A.316, subdivision 8; 45.013; 84.01, subdivision 3; 116.03, subdivision 1; 116J.01, subdivision 5; 116J.035, subdivision 4; 174.02, subdivision 2; 241.01, subdivision 2; 270C.41; Laws 2010, chapter 215, article 6, section 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 16D; 43A; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 197.585, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.