State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 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 Marty, Pappas, Anderson and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 862: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying nonconforming use provisions as applied to billboards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 462.357, subdivision 1e.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Olson, M.; Moua and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 863: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; clarifying and modifying laws governing access to data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.05, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 13D.05, subdivision 3; 125A.21, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 864: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; extending availability of an appropriation for Browns Valley flood relief; amending Laws 2007, chapter 122, section 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Tomassoni, Sheran, Vickerman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 865: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Rural Policy and Development Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman; Olson, G.; Bonoff; Clark and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 866: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the definition of comprehensive scientifically based reading instruction; making requirements of prekindergarten through grade six teachers; creating an assessment of reading instruction; providing for a legislative review of Board of Teaching rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 122A.06, subdivision 4; 122A.18, subdivisions 2, 2a, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Saltzman, Michel, Clark, Bonoff and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 867: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 124D.10; 124D.11, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Moua, Frederickson, Langseth, Dille and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 868: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for an Asian Pacific Cultural Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson, Pappas, Cohen and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 869: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for the Como Zoo.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson, Moua, Senjem and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 870: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the St. Paul Regional Amateur Sports Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 871: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; allowing the city of Columbia Heights an extension of the five year rule for a district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Higgins, Ingebrigtsen and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 872: A bill for an act relating to public safety; designating Statewide Radio Board as Minnesota’s State Interoperability Executive Committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 403.36, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 403.36, subdivision 1f.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Fobbe, Langseth, Murphy and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 873: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to replace and rehabilitate local bridges.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 874: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for flood mitigation in the city of Austin.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 875: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to upgrade the city of Brownsdale sewer systems.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Frederickson, Vickerman, Kubly and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 876: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a veterans cemetery in Redwood County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Day and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 877: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating gasoline sales below cost; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 325D.01, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 325D.01, subdivisions 11, 12; 325D.71.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 878: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for a grant to a nonprofit organization to provide emotional support and help to families and friends of persons who have died by homicide, suicide, or accident.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff; Olson, G. and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 879: A bill for an act relating to education; removing the inflationary adjustment limitation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.17, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Stumpf, Langseth, Kubly, Skoe and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 880: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the river watch program in the Red River of the North.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Marty, Pappas, Olseen and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 881: A bill for an act relating to land use; establishing statewide moratorium on new billboards; declaring existing billboards nonconforming uses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 173.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Berglin and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 882: A bill for an act relating to paternity; modifying limitations period for certain actions to declare the nonexistence of the father and child relationship; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 257.57, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Chaudhary, Saxhaug, Dille, Vickerman and Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 883: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; appropriating money for Let’s Go Fishing community outreach grants; transferring certain money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Latz and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 884: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ licenses; modifying provision relating to driver’s license suspension; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 171.18, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Dille, Vickerman, Carlson and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 885: A bill for an act relating to property taxes; extending the time frame for eligibility for the surviving spouses of certain disabled military veterans to receive the residential homestead market value exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Tomassoni, Rummel and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 886: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the health and safety revenue program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 123B.57.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 887: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a portion of Trunk Highway 200 as the Veterans Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Gimse, Day and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 888: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax refunds; exempting from the definition of household income the amount of any military disability pay received by a veteran from the federal government; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 290A.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 889: A bill for an act relating to retirement; amending the Minnesota State Retirement System unclassified program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 352.01, subdivisions 2a, 2b; 352D.015, subdivision 4; 352D.02, subdivisions 1, 1c, 1d, 2, 3, 4; 352D.03; 352D.04, subdivision 1; 352D.05, subdivision 4; 352D.09, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Prettner Solon, Torres Ray, Dibble, Lourey and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 890: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring commissioner of human services to modify the reimbursement methodology for federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics and implement related initiatives; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.0625, subdivision 30.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Olson, M.; Saxhaug and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 891: A bill for an act relating to dispute resolution; providing for arbitration of disputes; adopting the Uniform Arbitration Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 80C.146, subdivision 2; 122A.40, subdivision 15; 122A.41, subdivision 13; 179.09; 325E.37, subdivision 5; 325F.665, subdivision 6; 469.1762; 572A.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 572B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 572.08; 572.09; 572.10; 572.11; 572.12; 572.13; 572.14; 572.15; 572.16; 572.17; 572.18; 572.19; 572.20; 572.21; 572.22; 572.23; 572.24; 572.25; 572.26; 572.27; 572.28; 572.29; 572.30.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Carlson, Scheid, Prettner Solon and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 892: A bill for an act relating to commerce; enacting the Uniform Debt-Management Services Act approved and recommended for enactment in all the states by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws; making conforming changes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 332A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 332A.02; 332A.03; 332A.04; 332A.05; 332A.06; 332A.07; 332A.08; 332A.09; 332A.10; 332A.11; 332A.12; 332A.13; 332A.14; 332A.16; 332A.17; 332A.18; 332A.19.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Pariseau, Gimse, Ingebrigtsen, Limmer and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 893: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying law on use of force in defense of home and person; codifying and extending Minnesota’s self-defense and defense of home laws; eliminating the common law duty to retreat in cases of self defense outside the home; expanding the boundaries of dwelling; creating a presumption in the case of a person entering a dwelling or occupied vehicle by force; extending the rights available to a person in his or her dwelling to a person defending against entry of his or her occupied vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.065.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 894: A bill for an act relating to commerce; clarifying the regulation and management of vacation home rentals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 157.15, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Sheran, Marty, Doll, Dibble and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 895: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an academic detailing program for prescription drugs; allowing rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62U.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Wiger, Jungbauer, Dille, Stumpf and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 896: A bill for an act relating to energy; authorizing two or more existing municipal power agencies to form a new municipal power agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 453.52, subdivisions 2, 7, 8; 453.53, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9; 453.55, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Dibble, Metzen, Chaudhary, Senjem and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 897: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for redevelopment; authorizing bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 116J.575, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Tomassoni, Day, Vandeveer and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 898: A bill for an act relating to health; creating an exception to the Clean Indoor Air Act; allowing employee smoking rooms under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144.4167, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Erickson Ropes and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 899: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of La Crescent.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 900: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Fountain.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 901: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Brownsville.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 902: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for the Minnesota Historical Society grants for local historic preservation projects.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 903: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Peterson.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pariseau, Fischbach, Gimse, Dille and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 904: A bill for an act relating to health; changing an abortion provision; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Koch, Fischbach, Pariseau, Limmer and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 905: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting saline amniocentesis abortions; providing civil and criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 906: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Marty, Erickson Ropes, Lynch, Lourey and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 907: A bill for an act relating to children; authorizing relative caretaker consent to certain matters affecting a child; providing a relative caretaker consent authorization form; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 257C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Prettner Solon, Lourey, Skoe, Dille and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 908: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying requirements of eligibility based on military experience for reciprocity examination for a peace officer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 626.8517.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 909: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; renaming the Northshore Trail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 85.015, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Tomassoni, Sparks, Metzen, Bonoff and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 910: A bill for an act relating to labor and employment; regulating trucking industry classifications of employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 268.035, subdivision 25b.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Latz, Higgins and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 911: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; motor vehicle sales tax; eliminating sales tax and motor vehicle sales tax on purchases of public safety equipment by local police and fire departments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 3; 297B.03.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Latz, Dibble and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 912: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating sales tax on local government purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bakk, Dibble, Dille, Carlson and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 913: A bill for an act relating to greenhouse gas emissions reduction; making findings; requiring land use planning and limiting certain types of development; prohibiting new incorporations; modifying tax increment financing standards; prohibiting the use of minimum acreage standards for new school siting; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 116J.575, subdivision 1a; 123B.70, subdivision 1; 394.23; 462.352, by adding a subdivision; 462.353, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 462.357, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 462.358, subdivision 1a; 469.174, by adding a subdivision; 469.176, subdivision 1b, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 414; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 394.232; 414.02; 462.3585.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Betzold and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 914: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing the consolidation of the Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund with the general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association; adjusting contribution requirements; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 6.67; 13D.01, subdivision 1; 43A.17, subdivision 9; 43A.316, subdivision 8; 69.011, subdivision 1; 69.021, subdivision 10; 69.031, subdivision 5; 126C.41, subdivision 3; 256D.21; 352.01, subdivision 2b; 353.01, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 10, 16; 353.0161, subdivision 1; 353.026; 353.27, subdivisions 2, 3, 3a, 3b, by adding a subdivision; 353.29, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 353.30, subdivision 5; 353.31, subdivisions 1, 1a; 353.32, subdivision 1a; 353.33, subdivisions 1, 3, 12; 353.34, subdivision 3; 353.37, by adding a subdivision; 353.46, subdivision 6; 353.64, subdivision 7; 354.71; 354A.011, subdivision 27; 354A.39; 356.20, subdivision 2; 356.214, subdivision 1; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; 356.30, subdivision 3; 356.302, subdivisions 1, 7; 356.303, subdivision 4; 356.32, subdivision 2; 356.401, subdivision 3; 356.407, subdivision 2; 356.431, subdivision 1; 356.465, subdivision 3; 356.64; 356.65, subdivision 2; 356.91; 356.96, subdivision 1; 422A.101, subdivision 3; 422A.26; 473.511, subdivision 3; 473.606, subdivision 5; 475.52, subdivision 6; 480.181, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.63, subdivision 1; 69.011, subdivision 2a; 356.43; 422A.01, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 13a, 17, 18; 422A.02; 422A.03; 422A.04; 422A.05, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 5, 6, 8; 422A.06; 422A.08, subdivisions 1, 5, 5a; 422A.09; 422A.10; 422A.101, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a; 422A.11; 422A.12; 422A.13; 422A.14, subdivision 1; 422A.15; 422A.151; 422A.155; 422A.156; 422A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 422A.17; 422A.18, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 422A.19; 422A.20; 422A.21; 422A.22, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6; 422A.23, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; 422A.231; 422A.24; 422A.25.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Dibble, Clark, Scheid and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 915: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring school districts to obtain employee health coverage through the public employees insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 43A.316, subdivisions 9, 10, by adding subdivisions; 62E.02, subdivision 23; 62E.10, subdivision 1; 62E.11, subdivision 5; 297I.05, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 916: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating electric vehicle infrastructure; establishing incentives for adoption and use of electric vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 116D.04, by adding a subdivision; 160.93, subdivisions 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 169.011, by adding subdivisions; 216B.02, subdivision 4; 326B.106, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 325F; 471.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Olson, M. and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 917: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending statutes to reflect organizational changes in Bureau of Criminal Apprehension; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.87, subdivision 1; 84.027, subdivision 17; 122A.18, subdivision 8; 123B.03, subdivision 1; 246.13, subdivision 2; 253B.141, subdivision 1; 299C.115; 299C.40, subdivision 1; 299C.46, subdivision 1; 299C.52, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 299C.53, subdivision 1; 299C.62, subdivision 1; 299C.65, subdivisions 1, 5; 299C.68, subdivision 2; 388.24, subdivision 4; 401.065, subdivision 3a; 480.23; 518.165, subdivision 5; 524.5-118, subdivision 2; 611.272; 628.69, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 299C.61, subdivision 8; 299C.67, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.