State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 23, 2009
11:00 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Bakk, Vickerman, Saxhaug, Torres Ray and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 1729: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for state parks and trails; requiring planning and a report.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson, Torres Ray, Saxhaug and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 1730: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for disposition of receipts to the parks and trails fund; establishing a grant program; 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.
Senators Sparks, Tomassoni, Bakk and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1731: A bill for an act relating to public employment; modifying definition of supervisory employee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 179A.03, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Torres Ray, Murphy, Kelash, Dibble and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1732: A bill for an act relating to marriage; recognizing certain marriages performed in other states; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 517.03, subdivision 1; 517.20.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1733: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring annual appropriation of money in Bureau of Criminal Apprehension account to commissioner of public safety; revising employment positions covered by correctional state employees retirement plan of the Minnesota State Retirement System; modifying the vesting period for a retirement annuity for the correctional state employees retirement plan; permitting a service credit transfer to the general state employees retirement plan by certain correctional employees; appropriating money for the courts, public defenders, public safety, corrections, and other criminal justice agencies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 171.29, subdivision 2; 352.72, subdivision 1; 352.90; 352.91, subdivisions 1, 3h; 352.93, subdivisions 1, 2a, 4, by adding a subdivision; 356.30, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 352.91, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3c, 3d, 3e, 3f, 3g, 3i, 4a, 4b, 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Anderson, Higgins and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1734: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing principles for allocation and expenditure of federal stimulus funds; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Hann and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1735: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the provision of MinnesotaCare services; establishing requirements for healthy Minnesota plans; establishing healthy Minnesota accounts for certain MinnesotaCare enrollees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256L.01, by adding a subdivision; 256L.03, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; 256L.15, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256L; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256L.03, subdivisions 1b, 5; 256L.12, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Rosen, Sheran, Tomassoni and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 1736: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing grants for entrepreneurial and small business assistance; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 1737: A bill for an act relating to occupations and professions; changing license provisions for chiropractors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 148.06, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Senjem, by request, and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 1738: A bill for an act relating to the city of Rochester; increasing the city’s tax authority; amending Laws 2002, chapter 377, article 3, section 25.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1739: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing state grants to leverage quality improvements in K-12 education; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1740: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; allowing the city of Anoka to establish districts under special rules.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Olson, G. and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 1741: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring designation of state land for use by veterans.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1742: A bill for an act relating to insurance; increasing funeral and burial expense benefits under the Minnesota No-Fault Automobile Insurance Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 65B.44, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1743: A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting certain claims processing practices by third-party administrators of health coverage plans; regulating health claims clearinghouses; providing a time limit on insurer audits of health claims payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 60A.23, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Bonoff, Stumpf, Bakk, Torres Ray and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1744: A bill for an act relating to libraries; modifying the maintenance of effort requirement for the Hennepin County library system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 383B.247.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1745: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing limited immunity from prosecution for a person who seeks or obtains medical assistance for an alcohol or drug-related overdose; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Saxhaug, Skogen, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1746: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring an analysis of state air quality, hazardous waste, and water quality standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 116.07, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Saxhaug, Skogen, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1747: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying environmental review requirements; exempting certain projects that are subject to standards from environmental review; requiring project proposers to prepare environmental impact statements and environmental assessment worksheets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 116D.04, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 3a, 6a, 10, by adding a subdivision; 116D.045.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1748: A bill for an act relating to capital improvement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the Hibbing Public Utilities Commission for a well.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1749: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Hibbing for street and storm sewer reconstruction; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1750: A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a gross misdemeanor for assaulting a utility employee or contractor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.2231, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Marty, Erickson Ropes and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1751: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for emergency services grants and transitional housing.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 1752: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing that residual liability coverage under an automobile insurance policy covers the cost of rental cars in certain situations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 65B.49, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 1753: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying application request for payment of investigative and expert services for indigent defendants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 611.17; 611.21.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kubly, Sparks, Gerlach and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1754: A bill for an act relating to religious corporations; permitting a church benefits board to act as a trustee of a trust; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 317A.909.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Hann, Higgins, Johnson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1755: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting fees for hearing aid dispensers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 153A.17.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Olson, M.; Koering; Skogen; Sparks and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1756: A bill for an act relating to commerce; clarifying the application of usury laws to certain loans related to a right to sue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 334.01, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1757: A bill for an act relating to taxation; city of Eagan; extending duration and time for certain activities in a tax increment financing district; establishing certain adjustments to original net tax capacity.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 1758: A bill for an act relating to state government; allowing all public employees to buy into the state long-term care insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 43A.318, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1759: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ licenses; permitting a driver’s license or identification card applicant to designate an emergency contact person; establishing procedures for access to emergency contact data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.69, subdivision 1; 171.06, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1760: A bill for an act relating to energy; extending period during which renewable energy payment incentives may be paid; directing payments to other projects from projects whose eligibility to receive payments expires; appropriating money for incentive payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 116C.779, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Scheid, Prettner Solon, Johnson and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1761: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring health plans to establish equal out-of-pocket requirements for oral chemotherapy medications and intravenously administered chemotherapy medications; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Tomassoni, Anderson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1762: A bill for an act relating to employment; appropriating money for grants to encourage women to enter nontraditional careers.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Robling, Rest, Jungbauer and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 1763: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring state agencies to develop policies regarding telecommuting by state employees; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Olson, M.; Tomassoni; Bakk; Marty and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1764: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a Minnesota business venture capital program; creating a revolving fund; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1765: A bill for an act relating to taxation; city of Arden Hills; authorizing creation of a tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen, Lourey and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1766: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating chemical health pilot projects; requiring reports.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1767: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; leased seasonal-recreational land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 272.0213.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1768: A bill for an act relating to corrections; allowing the parents of juvenile petty offenders be ordered probation supervisory duties; changing children’s mental health screening duties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 260B.235, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1769: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; excepting Anoka and Washington Counties from certain land use plan requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 473.862, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Jungbauer, Dibble and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 1770: A bill for an act relating to poverty; establishing the Ladder Out of Poverty Task Force; providing for its membership and duties; providing legislative appointments.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 1771: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring study and recommendations concerning low-carbon fuel standard for motor vehicle fuels.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Metzen, Moua, Tomassoni, Foley and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1772: A bill for an act relating to economic development and housing; modifying the targeted neighborhood revitalization program; creating a revolving fund; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 469.201, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12; 469.202; 469.203, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 469.204, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 469.205; 469.207, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 469.203, subdivision 3; 469.204, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1773: A bill for an act relating to environment; changing waste management reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 115A.557, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1774: A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring placement of sign on highway 52.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Gimse and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 1775: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying horse trail pass requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 85.46, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Pariseau, Tomassoni and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 1776: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant for women’s business development programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1777: A bill for an act relating to taxation; reducing corporate income tax rate; providing green job incentives; establishing small business investment company credit and job growth investment credit; abolishing political contribution refund; changing rent percentage for purposes of property tax refund; modifying capital equipment sales tax exemption; modifying incentive payment for sustainable forest resource management program; providing a federal update; providing for green job opportunity building zones; providing tax credits; allowing tax benefits; making changes to local government aid, the market value homestead credit, income, franchise, property, sales and use, minerals, and other taxes and tax-related provisions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 268.19, subdivision 1; 270A.03, subdivision 7; 270B.14, subdivision 3; 270B.15; 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 272.029, subdivision 7; 273.1384, subdivision 4; 289A.02, subdivision 7; 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 289A.50, subdivision 1; 290.01, subdivisions 6, 19, 19a, 19b, 19c, 19d, 29, 31; 290.06, subdivisions 1, 2c, by adding subdivisions; 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2a; 290.0671, subdivision 1; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0921, subdivisions 1, 3; 290.0922, subdivisions 2, 3; 290.095, subdivisions 2, 11; 290A.03, subdivisions 3, 11, 13, 15; 290C.07; 291.005, subdivision 1; 297A.68, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivision 1; 298.285; 477A.0124, by adding a subdivision; 477A.013, subdivision 9, by adding a subdivision; 477A.03, subdivisions 2a, 2b; 477A.12, subdivision 1; 477A.14, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 297I; 469; 477A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 10A.322, subdivision 4; 290.06, subdivision 23; 477A.03, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1778: A resolution memorializing the Congress of the United States to oppose enactment of legislation of the substance and tenor of S. 40/H.R. 3200 -- the National Insurance Act of 2007 -- proposed optional federal charter legislation.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 1779: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for agriculture, the Board of Animal Health, veterans, and the military; changing certain agricultural and animal health requirements and programs; establishing a program; eliminating a sunset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.737, subdivision 1; 3.7371, subdivision 3; 17.03, subdivision 12; 18B.01, subdivision 8, by adding subdivisions; 18B.065, subdivision 2a, by adding subdivisions; 18B.26, subdivision 3; 18E.03, subdivision 2; 28A.085, subdivision 1; 32.394, subdivision 8; 41A.09, subdivisions 2a, 3a; 197.585, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 18B; 41A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 17.49, subdivision 3; 38.02, subdivisions 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1780: A bill for an act relating to state government; eliminating mandatory retirement age for administrative law judges and compensation judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 14.48, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Torres Ray, Tomassoni and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1781: A bill for an act relating to employment; occupational health and safety; requiring that records be kept of the ethnicity of certain injured, sick, or deceased employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 182.663, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1782: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding food stamp and food assistance eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256D.0515.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Anderson and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 1783: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for high-resolution digital elevation data.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 1784: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from the clean water fund for high-resolution elevation data collection to aid with impaired waters modeling and total maximum daily load implementation.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Foley, Betzold and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1785: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing funding for the public defender; establishing a public defender fee for licensed attorneys; establishing a public defender fee account in the special revenue fund.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Foley; Olson, M.; Ingebrigtsen and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1786: A bill for an act relating to courts; adding per page filing fees for court papers; directing the increase in fees to the Supreme Court; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 357.021, subdivisions 1a, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1787: A bill for an act relating to data practices; regulating employment and training data; classifying data; defining terms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 13.47, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 1788: A bill for an act relating to courts; including appellate court appointments in the Commission on Judicial Selection process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 480B.01, subdivisions 1, 6, 8, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1789: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating medical liability actions; providing for the inadmissibility of certain health care provider statements, gestures, or conduct; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1790: A bill for an act relating to courts; modifying determination of when a party prevails on a claim removed from conciliation court to district court for the purposes of recovering district court costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 491A.02, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Foley, Higgins and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1791: A bill for an act relating to courts; amending court filing fees and the criminal surcharge amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 357.021, subdivisions 2, 6, 7; 357.022; 357.08.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1792: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing recount procedures; requiring certain verification programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 204C.35; 204C.36, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 204C.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Marty and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 1793: A bill for an act relating to health; regulating the use of lasers, intense pulsed light devices, and radio frequency devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 147.081, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 147.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Clark and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 1794: A bill for an act relating to veterans; clarifying the circumstances under which pay differential applies for deployed National Guard and reserve members who are teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 471.975.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 1795: A bill for an act relating to counties; creating two new counties; providing for their representation.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 1796: A bill for an act relating to intergovernmental operations; providing for elimination of unnecessary mandates; providing for better public understanding of the roles and responsibilities of state and county governments; providing for financial accountability between state and county governments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 275.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Torres Ray, Fobbe and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1797: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the Departments of Human Services, Health, and Education to create an inventory of early childhood services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Chaudhary, Ingebrigtsen, Saxhaug and Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 1798: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying restrictions on bow fishing to take rough fish; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 97A.015, by adding a subdivision; 97C.335; 97C.345, subdivision 2; 97C.375; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97C.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1799: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to convene an Alzheimer’s disease working group; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Fobbe, Stumpf, Bonoff, Saxhaug and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 1800: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying school district obligations to children with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 125A.57, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 125A.03.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1801: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to restore Lake Zumbro.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1802: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to dredge and maintain Lake Shady.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1803: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to support Stagecoach Trail.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 1804: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; removing certain land in the Rum River area from the wild and scenic rivers program.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Moua, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1805: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; allowing recovery for loss of society, affection, and companionship of a child or a parent; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 549.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 1806: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing probation officers and pretrial release agents to conduct searches of persons on probation or pretrial release; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Doll, Moua and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 1807: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance, MinnesotaCare, and general assistance medical care coverage of chiropractic services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Saltzman, Rosen and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1808: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating minimum wage for tipped employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 177.24, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.