State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 21, 2011
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 909: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Moose Lake to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Jungbauer and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 910: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; authorizing the Metropolitan Council to disqualify criminal offenders from becoming bus and light rail vehicle operators; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 364.09.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Langseth and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 911: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the Central Iron Range Sanitary Sewer District for a wastewater treatment plant and sewer system improvements; authorizing the sale of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 912: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and wastewater system improvements in the city of Hoyt Lakes; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Reinert, Sheran, Dibble, Lourey and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 913: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for local bridge replacement and rehabilitation; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Howe and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 914: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing a valuation exclusion for certain improvements to homestead properties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.11, subdivision 16.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Magnus, Howe, Metzen, Stumpf and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 915: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing funding for clean energy resource teams; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 916: A bill for an act relating to building codes; requiring equivalent load bearing capacity for panels used in agricultural building roofs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326B.121, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 917: A bill for an act relating to health; creating the Minnesota health benefit exchange; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62V.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Gerlach, Cohen and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 918: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing on-sale liquor license for private, nonprofit college with certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.404, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Chamberlain and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 919: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying certain election administration and districting procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 203B.085; 204B.135, subdivision 1; 204B.14, subdivisions 2, 3; 204B.44; 204B.45, subdivision 2; 204C.06, subdivision 2; 375.025, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Gimse, Dibble, Howe and Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 920: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring report on trunk highway fund expenditures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 174.56; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 161.08, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Vandeveer, Wolf, Wiger, Thompson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 921: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing single source acquisition of public safety equipment; authorizing long-term leasing of public safety equipment; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Nelson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 922: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rochester Community and Technical College work force center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Magnus, Dahms, Kubly and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 923: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying disposition of certain money recovered by the state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115.073.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Fischbach, Robling, Gimse and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 924: A bill for an act relating to higher education; amending postsecondary education provisions; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 136A.121, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Marty, Rest, Pogemiller, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 925: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy, technical, administrative, enforcement, and other changes to individual income, corporate franchise, estate, sales and use, property, insurance, and other taxes and tax-related provisions; conforming to changes made to the Internal Revenue Code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 270C.01, by adding subdivisions; 270C.03, subdivision 1; 275.025; 276.112; 289A.02, subdivision 7; 289A.08, subdivision 3; 289A.60, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, subdivisions 7, 19, 19a, 19b, 19c, 19d, 22, 29, 31; 290.014, subdivision 5; 290.05, subdivision 1; 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d, 22; 290.0671, subdivision 1; 290.0675, subdivision 1; 290.068, subdivisions 1, 2; 290.0921, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6; 290.0922, subdivisions 1, 2; 290.093; 290.095, subdivisions 2, 3; 290.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 290.191, subdivisions 2, 5; 290.21, subdivision 4; 290.9201, subdivision 11; 290A.03, subdivision 15; 290A.04, subdivision 2h; 291.005, subdivision 1; 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 25, 27, by adding subdivisions; 297A.64, subdivision 1; 297A.66, by adding subdivisions; 297A.668, by adding a subdivision; 297A.70, subdivision 6; 297A.94; 297B.03; 297I.01, subdivisions 9, 16, by adding subdivisions; 297I.05, subdivisions 7, 12; 297I.20, subdivision 1; 297I.30, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 270C; 275; 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivision 6b; 290.0678; 290.9201, subdivision 3; 297F.14, subdivision 4; 297I.05, subdivisions 9, 10; Laws 2010, First Special Session chapter 1, article 13, section 6; Minnesota Rules, part 8130.0500, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Gerlach, Limmer, Scheid, Thompson and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 926: A bill for an act relating to real property; expanding and defining certain residential property rights; modifying certain association vote and lien provisions of the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 500.215; 515B.2-119; 515B.2-123; 515B.2-124; 515B.3-113; 515B.3-116; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 500.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 927: A bill for an act relating to retirement; all Minnesota public pension plans; revising investment authority provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 11A.24; 69.77, subdivision 9; 69.775; 354A.08; 356A.06, subdivisions 6, 7.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 928: A bill for an act relating to retirement; volunteer fire relief association working group recommendations; clarifying countersigners on certain financial reports; clarifying recipients of certain financial requirement determination certifications; authorizing an expansion of relief association board salaries; authorizing filing and application fees as authorized administrative expenses; modifying various former firefighter return to service and relief association coverage provisions; authorizing defined contribution relief association survivor benefit installment payments; clarifying the disposition of member dues that are relief association member contributions; making various technical amendments in volunteer firefighter relief association provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 69.011, subdivision 1; 69.051, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; 69.772, subdivision 4; 69.773, subdivision 5; 69.80; 424A.001, subdivision 4; 424A.01, subdivision 6; 424A.016, subdivision 5; 424A.02, subdivision 9; 424A.04, subdivision 3; 424A.06, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 929: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing additional deputy registrar of motor vehicles for Scott County.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 930: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing deficiency funding for certain state agencies; appropriating money; amending Laws 2005, chapter 156, article 2, section 45, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 931: A bill for an act relating to local government; increasing the membership of the city of Melrose Public Utilities Commission membership from three to five members.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Daley, Parry, Hoffman and Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 932: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; requiring that certain services be provided through a joint legislative office; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3.06, subdivision 1; 3.303, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Daley, Parry, Lillie and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 933: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing the Back Office Consolidation Act; centralizing accounting, financial reporting, procurement, fleet services, human resources, and payroll functions in the Department of Administration; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 934: A bill for an act relating to waters; appropriating money for the Central Iron Range Sanitary Sewer District.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 935: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the regional library system maintenance of effort formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 134.34, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Higgins and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 936: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Heart of the Earth Interpretive Center in Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 937: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding for full-day kindergarten for certain kindergarten programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Senjem, Gimse, Howe, Langseth and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 938: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for airport runway preservation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 939: A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; modifying pupil transportation provisions; clarifying Department of Education’s role in maintaining training programs; including use of certain lift buses in the category of revenue authorized for reimbursement; including actual contracted transportation costs as a method for allocating pupil transportation costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 123B.88, subdivision 13; 123B.90, subdivision 3; 123B.92, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 940: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying nonresident trapping restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.601, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 941: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; reauthorizing minimum shoreland standard rules.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 942: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing deficiency funding for the Department of Public Safety, the Board on Judicial Standards, and the Tax Court; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 943: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying aquaculture provisions; modifying compensation and assistance provisions for crop damage by elk; modifying requirements for fish and wildlife management plans; modifying provisions for taking, possessing, and transporting wild animals; modifying certain acquisition procedures; modifying penalty and license provisions; modifying invasive species control provisions; limiting landowner liability for state walk-in access program; requiring rulemaking; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3.7371, subdivisions 1, 3; 17.4982, subdivisions 8, 12, 13, by adding a subdivision; 17.4991, subdivision 3; 17.4994; 84.942, subdivision 1; 84.95, subdivision 2; 84D.08; 84D.11, subdivision 2a; 84D.14; 97A.015, subdivisions 24, 49, 52, 55; 97A.028, subdivision 3; 97A.101, subdivision 3; 97A.145, subdivision 2; 97A.311, subdivision 5; 97A.321, subdivision 1; 97A.331, by adding a subdivision; 97A.405, subdivision 2; 97A.415, subdivision 2; 97A.425, subdivision 3; 97A.433, by adding a subdivision; 97A.435, subdivision 1; 97A.445, subdivision 1a; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3, 7; 97A.505, subdivision 2; 97A.545, subdivision 5; 97B.022, subdivision 2; 97B.031, subdivision 5; 97B.041; 97B.055, subdivision 3; 97B.075; 97B.106, subdivision 1; 97B.325; 97B.405; 97B.515, by adding a subdivision; 97B.711, by adding a subdivision; 97B.803; 97C.005, subdivision 3; 97C.081, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 97C.087, subdivision 2; 97C.205; 97C.311, subdivision 1; 97C.341; 604A.21, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 17; 97B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.942, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 97A.015, subdivisions 26b, 27b, 27c; 97A.435, subdivision 5; 97B.511; 97B.515, subdivision 3; 97C.081, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Torres Ray and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 944: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a school district levy for early learning programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 945: A bill for an act relating to transportation finance; appropriating money for aeronautics activities.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators DeKruif, Bonoff, Torres Ray, Nienow and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 946: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a pilot project to examine how school districts might operate jointly to provide innovative delivery of programs and activities and share resources.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Harrington and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 947: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing grant program for collaborative activities to reduce unemployment among minority populations; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Harrington, Reinert, Wiger, Kelash and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 948: A bill for an act relating to public safety; proposing new penalties for repeat violators of certain motor vehicle property crimes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.546.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 949: A bill for an act relating to taxation; repealing the MinnesotaCare provider taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16A.724, subdivision 2; 62J.041, subdivision 1; 214.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 256.01, subdivision 23a; 270B.14, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.4967, subdivision 3; 295.50, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 4, 6, 6a, 7, 9b, 9c, 10a, 10b, 12b, 13, 14, 15; 295.51, subdivisions 1, 1a; 295.52, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7; 295.53, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4a; 295.54; 295.55; 295.56; 295.57; 295.58; 295.581; 295.582; 295.59.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 950: A bill for an act relating to human services; transferring certain excess health plan revenues to the general fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.69, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Marty, Torres Ray and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 951: A bill for an act relating to public health; reducing human exposure to arsenic; prohibiting sale and purchase of certain products containing arsenic; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 25.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Limmer and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 952: A bill for an act relating to public defenders; modifying provisions providing for representation by a public defender; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.131, subdivision 1; 611.17; 611.20, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 611.20, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Kelash, Berglin, Torres Ray and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 953: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for transition activities and termination of a neighborhood revitalization program in a city of the first class; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 469.1831, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 954: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the sale of bottled wine with gift baskets with certain conditions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Brown, Thompson and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 955: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating return of pledged goods and location restrictions of pawnbrokers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 325J.08; 325J.10; 325J.13.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Olson, Hall and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 956: A bill for an act relating to local government; terminating Hennepin County Soil And Water Conservation District and transferring certain duties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383B.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Rest, Ortman, Miller, Senjem and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 957: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the market value homestead credit reimbursement for residential homesteads located in towns; eliminating the sales tax on purchases by towns; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 273.1384, subdivision 4; 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 958: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for the courts, public defenders, public safety, corrections, certain other criminal justice agencies, boards, and commissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297I.06, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Vandeveer, Daley and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 959: A bill for an act relating to veterans; extending eligibility for the disabled veterans homestead market value exemption for surviving spouses of qualified disabled veterans, and inclusion of certain approved primary family caregivers of qualified disabled veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Hall and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 960: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; prohibiting disproportionate reductions to Metropolitan Council for regional parks.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 961: A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring state and local jail and prison inmates to be housed in publicly owned and operated jails and prisons; prohibiting the state and counties from contracting with private prisons; prohibiting renewal of the Prairie Correctional Facility contract; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 241.01, subdivision 3a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 243; 641.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Howe, Bakk, Tomassoni and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 962: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying pollution control exemption and class 3 rate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 272.02, subdivision 10; 273.13, subdivision 24.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Miller, Howe, Nelson, Carlson and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 963: A resolution memorializing the Congress of the United States not to reauthorize the No Child Left Behind Act.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Lillie and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 964: A bill for an act relating to state government; specifying components of a state employee performance appraisal and bonus pay system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 43A.20.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 965: A bill for an act relating to insurance; establishing a moratorium on implementation of new mandated health benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62J.26, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 966: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating gasoline sales below cost; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 325D.01, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 325D.01, subdivisions 11, 12; 325D.71.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 967: A bill for an act relating to education finance; allowing a school district to transfer up to $51 per adjusted marginal cost pupil unit from its reserve for operating capital account to the unrestricted general fund.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 968: A bill for an act relating to education finance; allowing the referendum allowance limit to grow at the same percentage as the basic formula allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.17, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 969: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the building lease levy authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 970: A bill for an act relating to education finance; eliminating the limit on total operating referendum authority; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.17, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 971: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school authorizer provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120B.30, subdivision 3; 124D.10, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Miller, Senjem, Skoe and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 972: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the charitable contribution deduction for certain food inventory; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hoffman, Lourey, Rosen, Hall and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 973: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pharmacy audit integrity program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Rest, Dibble and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 974: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing for subtraction of certain railroad track maintenance expenditures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19b, 19d; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Goodwin and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 975: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing deficiency funding for certain state agencies; appropriating money; amending Laws 2005, chapter 156, article 2, section 45, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 976: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing White Bear Township to issue liquor licenses.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Wolf, Thompson, Olson, Bonoff and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 977: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying charter school revenue formulas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.11, subdivisions 1, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators DeKruif, Senjem and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 978: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; authorizing special overweight permits for hauling construction aggregate; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Brown and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 979: A bill for an act relating to taxation; expanding education subtraction and credit to broadband subscription expenses; providing a sales tax exemption for education-related broadband subscriptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.0674, subdivision 1; 297A.67, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Magnus, Kubly, Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 980: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Redwood County Material Recovery Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 981: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environment, natural resources, and energy; modifying fees and surcharges; creating accounts; modifying disposition of certain receipts; modifying certain game and fish license requirements; modifying permit requirements for harvest and control of aquatic plants; extending petroleum tank release cleanup provisions; transferring staff and administrative support of Environmental Quality Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 85.052, subdivision 4; 85.055, subdivision 2; 86B.415, subdivision 7; 89.039; 89.21; 97A.055, by adding a subdivision; 97A.071, subdivision 2; 97A.075; 97A.411, subdivision 1; 97A.435, subdivision 2; 97A.451, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 97A.473, subdivisions 2, 2b, 3, 4, 5, 5a; 97A.474, subdivision 2; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 20, 43, 44, 45; 97A.485, subdivision 7; 97B.020; 97B.715, subdivision 1; 97B.801; 97C.301, subdivision 3; 97C.305, subdivisions 1, 2; 103G.271, subdivision 6; 103G.301, subdivision 2; 103G.615, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 115A.1314; 115A.1320, subdivision 1; 115C.13; 116.07, subdivision 4d; 116C.03, subdivisions 4, 5; 357.021, subdivision 7; Laws 2007, chapter 57, article 1, section 4, subdivision 2, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 84; 89; 97A; 103G; 115A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 97A.451, subdivisions 3a, 7; 97C.303.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Hoffman and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 982: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding medical assistance dental coverage for adults; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Hoffman and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 983: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying criteria and payment methods for critical access dental providers; prohibiting rulemaking for the critical access dental program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.76, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 984: A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating Minnesota Rural Road Safety Task Force; providing appointments; requiring development of strategy to reduce rural road fatalities and serious injuries; requiring report; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators DeKruif and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 985: A bill for an act relating to taxation; clarifying the timing of tax collection for rent-to-own or lease-to-own used vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.815, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 986: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; canceling bond sale authorizations and reducing appropriations; requiring the sale and issuance of refunding bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 987: A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money to Public Utilities Commission.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.