State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, April 2, 2009
11:30 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Rest and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2019: A bill for an act relating to taxes; modifying provisions relating to lawful gambling taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 297E.01, subdivisions 7, 8; 297E.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 7, 10; 297E.13, subdivision 5; 349.12, subdivision 25; 349.19, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 297E.02, subdivisions 4, 6, 11; 349.15, subdivision 3; 349.19, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2020: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a regional community facility in Deer River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2021: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending schedule of state payments for operating assistance to greater Minnesota transit providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 174.24, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2022: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for Words Work grants for early childhood literacy.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2023: A bill for an act relating to transportation; driver’s licensing; specifying the waiting period for issuance of a limited license following a nondriving violation of the no alcohol requirement of a conditional driver’s license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 171.09, subdivision 1; 171.30, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2024: A bill for an act relating to impaired driving; specifying rehabilitation requirements for certain repeat impaired driving offenders as a condition for a limited license to drive to work; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169A.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 2025: A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating Sioux Trail Transit Way; requiring Metropolitan Council to conduct Sioux Trail Transit Way feasibility study.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2026: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for homeless programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2027: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; extending an appropriation for the Minnesota Planetarium; amending Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, section 23, subdivision 16, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Torres Ray, Rummel and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2028: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing eligibility requirements for parks and trails funding; establishing priorities for appropriating money from the parks and trails fund; requiring the development of a statewide parks and trails system inventory; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 85.53; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2029: A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for a grant to the Natural Resources and Research Institute at the University of Minnesota, Duluth.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2030: A bill for an act relating to health licensing boards; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ortman, Scheid, Moua and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2031: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an exemption for pass-through income; expanding sales tax base; exempting certain purchases from sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 297A.61, subdivision 3; 297A.67, subdivision 8; 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Tomassoni, Limmer and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2032: A bill for an act relating to taxation; limiting the tax on cigars; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297F.05, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.