State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Kubly, Torres Ray, Metzen, Newman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 988: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; extending renewal period for restricted plumber licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326B.475, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Skoe and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 989: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing Legislative Environment Commission; eliminating Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, Clean Water Council, and Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources; eliminating water system improvement loan program; modifying appropriations from outdoor heritage fund; providing appointments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 4.071, subdivision 2; 10A.01, subdivision 35; 89.022, subdivision 2; 97A.056, subdivisions 1, 6, 8, 9; 290.431; 290.432; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 97A.056, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 114D.15, subdivision 3; 114D.30, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7; 116P.05; 116P.07; 116P.08, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 116P.09; 116P.12; 116Q.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Dibble, Reinert, Sheran, Rest and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 990: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for transportation, Metropolitan Council, and public safety activities; providing for fund transfers, general contingent accounts, and tort claims; providing for various fees and accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168A.29, subdivision 1; 171.06, subdivision 2; Laws 2008, chapter 363, article 11, sections 6; 9.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Nelson and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 991: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the process for third-party reimbursement of qualifying services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 125A.21, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Wolf, Harrington, Torres Ray, Kruse and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 992: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring crossing control arms on school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.4503, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 993: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for disposition of contested case hearings by the Office of Administrative Hearings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 14.57.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Senjem and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 994: A bill for an act relating lawful gambling; clarifying the use of gross profits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 349.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 995: A bill for an act relating to local government; expanding state preemption of regulations for firearms and firearms dealers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 471.633; 471.635.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 996: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Children’s Discovery Museum in Grand Rapids for new exhibits.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Daley, Thompson, Rosen, Senjem and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 997: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of administration to develop requests for proposals to select vendors to operate certain Minnesota state-operated community services programs.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Marty and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 998: A bill for an act relating to judiciary finance; establishing an alcohol judicial and health impact fund; imposing an alcohol judicial and health impact fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 295.75, subdivisions 2, 11; 297G.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 297G.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 999: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for disposition of waterfowl habitat improvement account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.075, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 1000: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying certain harassment restraining order provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.748, subdivisions 4, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 1001: A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring the commissioner of corrections to issue a request for proposals for housing individuals committed to the custody of the commissioner in private prisons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 241.01, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1002: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for disposition of trout and salmon management account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.075, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1003: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for disposition of pheasant habitat improvement account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.075, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Bonoff, Higgins and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1004: A bill for an act relating to insurance; the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association; providing an exception for children to the association’s six-month preexisting condition limitation; making a technical update; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62E.14, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 1005: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a onetime fund transfer for Independent School District No. 883, Rockford.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1006: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; making technical changes necessary to conform to streamlined sales and use tax agreement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.62, by adding a subdivision; 297A.63, by adding a subdivision; 297A.668, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1007: A bill for an act relating to taxation; repeal of sales and use tax on ring tones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Limmer, Rest and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1008: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing certain procedures and requirements related to vacancies in nomination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 204B.13, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.41; 204D.169.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Limmer, Rest and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1009: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing certain procedures and requirements related to vacancies in nomination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.04, subdivision 2; 204B.13, subdivisions 1, 4; 205.13, subdivision 1a; 205A.06, subdivision 1a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.41; 204D.169; 205.065, subdivision 7; 205A.03, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Sieben, Wiger, Stumpf and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 1010: A bill for an act relating to education; further clarifying professional development and evaluation requirements for probationary and continuing contract teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.40, subdivisions 5, 6, 8; 122A.41, subdivisions 2, 3, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 1011: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing tax on special fuel used as substitute for aviation gasoline; basing aircraft property tax on maximum takeoff weight; removing obsolete language and making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 296A.09, subdivisions 2, 6; 296A.17, subdivisions 1, 3; 360.511, by adding a subdivision; 360.531, subdivisions 1, 2, 8, 9, by adding a subdivision; 360.57; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 360.531, subdivisions 3, 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Howe, Gazelka, Lillie, Rest and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1012: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying remittance schedule for certain vendors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 289A.20, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 289A.60, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pappas, Thompson and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1013: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing brewpubs to sell malt liquor to licensed wholesalers for distribution to other retail licensees without limit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.301, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Limmer and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1014: A bill for an act relating to common interest ownership; clarifying certain provisions related to disclosure statements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 515B.4-106.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1015: A bill for an act relating to controlled substances; adding to the list of schedule I controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 152.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Magnus, for the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies, introduced--
S.F. No. 1016: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for agriculture, the Board of Animal Health, and the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute; modifying certain fees; modifying certain restrictions on farm disposal; clarifying the authority of certain entities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 17.135; 18B.03, subdivision 1; 18C.005, by adding a subdivision; 18C.111, by adding a subdivision; 18C.131; 18C.425, by adding a subdivision; 18D.201, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 18E.03, subdivision 4; 27.041, by adding a subdivision; 28A.08, subdivision 3; 38.01; 41A.09, subdivision 3a; 373.01, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1017: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying minor consent for health procedures and records; amending the retention of blood or tissue samples related to testing of infants for heritable and congenital disorders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 121A.22, subdivision 2; 144.125, subdivisions 1, 3; 144.128; 144.291, subdivision 2; 144.343, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.3441.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.