State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, April 14, 2009
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Sieben, Vandeveer and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2063: A bill for an act relating to elections; extending availability of an appropriation for certain optical scan voting equipment; amending Laws 2005, chapter 162, section 34, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2064: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for additional financing of parks, trails, and recreational facilities for local units of government by special assessments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 448.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2065: A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring a report on green jobs in the food production sector; appropriating money for farm-to-school and farm-to-home pilot projects.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2066: A bill for an act relating to youth training; providing for summer programming for American Indian youth; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2067: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for an online high school agricultural education program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2068: A bill for an act relating to employment; appropriating money for a grant to a Southeast Asian youth job skills development program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2069: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax levy for the seaway port authority of Duluth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 469.053, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2070: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the issuance of certain federal incentive payments; providing a temporary rate increase for certain hospitals; authorizing certain voluntary intergovernmental transfer payments; authorizing additional medical assistance payments under certain circumstances; requiring reporting of additional certified public expenditures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.969, by adding a subdivision; 256B.199; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 2071: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax exemption for leased property at Minneapolis Convention Center.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2072: A bill for an act relating to health care; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article XI; dedicating the proceeds of the health care provider tax to MinnesotaCare and health care access.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.