State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, January 22, 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 Dille, Vickerman, Skogen, Erickson Ropes and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 132: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a veterinarian education loan forgiveness program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dille, Skoe, Koering, Lourey and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 133: A resolution memorializing Congress to oppose federal legislation that interferes with a state’s ability to direct the transport or processing of horses.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Olseen, Lourey, Wiger, Marty and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 134: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for commuter bus service along Rush Line Corridor.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson; Olson, M.; Berglin and Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 135: A bill for an act relating to child support; requiring collection service fees to be paid by obligor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 518A.51.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 136: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to replace barriers along Highway 52; authorizing sale of state transportation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest; Olson, G.; Erickson Ropes; Berglin and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 137: A bill for an act relating to adoption; modifying provisions governing access to adoption records and original birth certificates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.465, subdivision 8; 144.218, subdivision 1; 144.225, subdivision 2; 144.2252; 144.226, subdivision 1; 259.89, subdivision 1; 260C.317, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 259.83, subdivision 3; 259.89, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 138: A bill for an act relating to insurance; creating an autism spectrum disorder task force; providing appointments; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Koch, Ingebrigtsen, Gimse, Fischbach and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 139: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; repealing the 2008 changes to the Green Acres law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.111, subdivisions 3, 4, 8, 9, 11, 11a; Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 6, section 52; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.111, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Latz, Marty and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 140: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating consumer fraud; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 325F.69, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Murphy, Prettner Solon, Langseth, Erickson Ropes and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 141: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for port development assistance; authorizing the sale of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 142: A bill for an act relating to education finance; allowing Independent School District No. 200, Hastings, to participate in the alternative facilities bonding and levy program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse, Fischbach, Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 143: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying that the aggravated forgery law covers documents associated with federal I-9 employment eligibility verification forms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.625, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Gimse, Fischbach, Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 144: A bill for an act relating to law enforcement; prohibiting immigration law enforcement noncooperation ordinances and policies; providing for use of immigration-related data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 299A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Gimse, Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 145: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a finger imaging system to identify applicants for and recipients of public assistance programs; imposing penalties; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Koch, Gerlach, Gimse, Rosen and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 146: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring voters to provide picture identification before receiving a ballot; providing for the issuance of voter identification cards at no charge; establishing a procedure for provisional balloting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 204C.10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 204C.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Sheran, Robling, Erickson Ropes, Pappas and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 147: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; establishing a lifelong learning account program; allowing tax credits to employers and employees for contributions to lifelong learning accounts; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116L; 290.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 148: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for Trunk Highway 8 improvements in the city of Lindstrom; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 149: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing payment rates for nursing facilities in Chisago County to geographic group III median rate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 150: A bill for an act relating to higher education; capital improvements; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement; authorizing the sale of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 151: A bill for an act relating to the city of Oakdale; making technical corrections in the city’s authority to establish tax increment financing districts; amending Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 5, section 34.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Vandeveer and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 152: A bill for an act relating to highways; prohibiting toll roads; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 117.226; 160.93, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 160.84; 160.85; 160.86; 160.87; 160.88; 160.89; 160.90; 160.91; 160.92.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Vandeveer, Koering, Rosen, Jungbauer and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 153: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; repealing the 2008 changes to the Green Acres law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.111, subdivisions 3, 4, 8, 9, 11, 11a; Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 6, section 52; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.111, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Koch, Senjem and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 154: A bill for an act relating to crime; providing a life imprisonment sentence for persons convicted of three or more violent felonies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 244.05, subdivision 4; 609.1095, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 155: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for state membership in the Midwest Higher Education Compact; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lynch, Senjem, Sparks, Langseth and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 156: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing sale of state bonds; appropriating money for high-speed rail line between Chicago and the Twin Cities through Rochester.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Scheid, Sieben, Bakk and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 157: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for a presidential primary; expanding the definition of public official in campaign finance and public disclosure law; requiring primaries for election of soil and water conservation district supervisors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 10A.01, subdivision 35; 103C.305, subdivision 1; 201.014, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 207A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Gerlach, Jungbauer and Day introduced--
S.F. No. 158: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; designating speed limit on portion of I-35E; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Pappas, Jungbauer, Sieben, Higgins and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 159: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; creating special "Mississippi River" plate; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas, Higgins, Lynch and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 160: A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing certain persons access to multiple unit residences for certain campaign and election purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 211B.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Vandeveer, Rummel, Tomassoni, Moua and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 161: A bill for an act relating to disaster assistance; providing a grant to the city of Hugo for tornado relief; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Berglin, Higgins, Koering, Marty and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 162: A bill for an act relating to health; extending moratorium on radiation therapy facility construction in certain counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144.5509.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 163: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing American Red Cross special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Moua, Scheid, Gerlach and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 164: A bill for an act relating to adoption; requiring affidavit regarding disclosure of birth records; requiring updated nonidentifying medical history; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 259.89, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Senjem and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 165: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; directing commissioner of transportation to issue permits to city of Rochester.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scheid, Moua, Betzold, Pogemiller and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 166: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating life insurance; prohibiting stranger-originated life insurance; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 61A.073; 61A.074.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Pappas, Moua, Torres Ray, Dibble and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 167: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; reattaching land constituting an intermediate airport to the city and school district where the property is located; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 473.625; 473F.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Michel, Senjem, Koch, Limmer and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 168: A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate income tax rate; providing for a gradual phase out of the corporate income tax rate beginning in 2010; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 290.06, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 169: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring a pilot project to control Eurasian water milfoil; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Saltzman, Latz and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 170: A bill for an act relating to statutory housing warranties; augmenting remedies for breaches; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 327A.05.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 171: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; extending Casey Jones Trail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 85.015, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Lynch, Fobbe, Saltzman and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 172: A bill for an act relating to education; removing certain restrictions on distribution of staff development revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 122A.61, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 173: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring pharmacies to provide certain drug purchase information to law enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 152.02, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Marty, Koering, Murphy, Higgins and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 174: A bill for an act relating to health care; prohibiting the use of a broker for medical transportation services; allowing county social workers to make level of need determinations; renaming special transportation services; modifying medical transportation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256B.04, subdivision 14a; 256B.0625, subdivision 17, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 175: A bill for an act relating to state lands; providing for the apportionment of proceeds from the sale of certain tax-forfeited land in Itasca County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 176: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying lease terms for tax-forfeited lands in Itasca County; amending Laws 2007, chapter 57, article 1, section 162.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Dibble, Doll, Torres Ray, Carlson and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 177: A bill for an act relating to Metropolitan Airports Commission; requiring environmental planning; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 178: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring health insurance coverage of durable medical equipment to include coverage of items necessary to reduce asthma symptoms; requiring state health care program coverage of certain items necessary to reduce asthma symptoms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 62Q.66; 256B.0625, subdivision 31; 256D.03, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 179: A bill for an act relating to the financing of state government; requiring money transfer from general fund to state airports fund; repealing Laws 2008, chapter 363, article 11, section 10.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 180: A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing the director of the State Lottery to establish lottery gaming machines and enter into a contract for the management and placement of the machines; providing powers and duties to the director; providing for gaming machine revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 240.13, by adding a subdivision; 240.35, subdivision 1; 297A.94; 299L.02, subdivision 1; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.04; 349A.10, subdivisions 3, 6; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.651, subdivision 1; 609.75, subdivisions 3, 4; 609.761, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 181: A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing gambling other than parimutuel betting at a licensed racetrack; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article X, section 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 182: A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing districting principles for legislative and congressional plans; providing for appointment of a commission to recommend the boundaries of legislative and congressional districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 2.021; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 2.031.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Olson, M.; Chaudhary; Saxhaug; Skoe and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 183: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for grants to the Star Lake Board.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 184: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Minnesota Office of Higher Education to report on certain financial transactions.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Torres Ray, Rest, Gimse, Rosen and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 185: A bill for an act relating to state government; extending authority for activities relating to understanding and appreciating ethnic and cultural diversity in Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 3.303, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Fischbach, Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 186: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying requirements for fishing contest permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 97C.081, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 187: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; broadening the definition of "corporation"; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 211B.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Prettner Solon, Tomassoni, Bakk, Lourey and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 188: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the Duluth Children’s Museum to purchase land, renovate historic buildings, construct, furnish, and equip a new children’s museum.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 189: A bill for an act relating to human services; designating certain nursing facilities in Rice County as metro for purposes of determining reimbursement rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Ortman, Limmer and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 190: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring a replacement death record when ordered by the court; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 144.221, by adding a subdivision; 390.23.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 191: A bill for an act relating to retirement; extending filing deadlines; requiring written applications; amending disability benefit provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 352.113, subdivision 4; 352.95, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 352B.10, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 192: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; permitting the designation of statewide panels of judges and attorneys for sexual psychopathic personality and sexually dangerous person commitments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 253B.185, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 193: A bill for an act relating to retirement; amending certain correctional employee disability benefit provisions; defining terms; amending age limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 352.95, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 7, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 194: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a petty misdemeanor offense of damaging property with graffiti and addressing how liability may be established; requiring local approval; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 617.90, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Prettner Solon, Bakk and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 195: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an on-sale license for intoxicating liquor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 340A.404, subdivision 4a.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 196: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a highway overpass in the city of Staples in Todd County.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 197: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing the purchase of service credit for a period of past due omitted contributions.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Skogen, Dille and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 198: A bill for an act relating to taxation; expanding definition of agricultural products for purposes of property taxation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.13, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 199: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; creating special Gold Star license plate for family members of military personnel who died in active service; exempting plate fee for certain survivors; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 200: A bill for an act relating to judicial reform; defining infraction offenses and providing a procedure for adjudicating those cases; reducing the penalty for numerous offenses by making them infractions; establishing the position of judicial hearing officer and defining its authority; eliminating the authority of local units of government to enact criminal ordinances; reducing the number of judges statewide; making numerous conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 2.722, subdivision 1; 260B.007, subdivision 16; 366.01, subdivision 10; 375.53; 412.231; 484.91, subdivision 4; 609.02, by adding a subdivision; 645.241; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 410; 484; 609; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 609.02, subdivision 4a; 609.0331; 609.0332; 609.034.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 201: A bill for an act relating to animals; providing for registration and standards of care for dog and cat breeders; imposing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 347.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 202: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Montevideo wastewater treatment facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kubly, Berglin, Lourey and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 203: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing oversight for rural health cooperative arrangements; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62R.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Dibble, Marty, Koering, Torres Ray and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 204: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an HIV transmission public education program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Sparks, Senjem, Rosen, Vickerman and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 205: A bill for an act relating to education; removing wind energy production tax from county apportionment deduction for school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.21, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 206: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of general obligation bonds; appropriating money to upgrade the city of Rose Creek sewer systems.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Berglin, Lourey, Rosen, Lynch and Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 207: A bill for an act relating to health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 7a, by adding a subdivision; 256L.05, subdivisions 3, 3a; 256L.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 256L.15, subdivisions 2, 3; 256L.17, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256L; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256L.17, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 208: A bill for an act relating to transportation; permitting statewide use of freeway shoulders by transit and metro mobility buses; allowing limited use of bus stops by motor carriers of passengers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 169.306; 473.411, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 209: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money for graduate housing on the campus of the Minnesota State Academies.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.