State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 14, 2011
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Thompson, Hann, Scheid and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 750: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the postsecondary enrollment options act; requiring high school students to take a college level class; modifying college transfer credits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120B.024; 124D.09, subdivisions 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 24, 25, by adding a subdivision; 135A.08, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.09, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 751: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; modifying the distribution; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Kruse, Gazelka, Scheid and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 752: A bill for an act relating to insurance; providing for the establishment of an online motor vehicle insurance verification system; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.09, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Rosen, Hoffman, Sieben and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 753: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying provisions for licensure of social workers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 148E.055, subdivision 1; 148E.060, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, by adding a subdivision; 148E.065, subdivisions 2, 4, 5; 148E.120; 148E.195, subdivision 2; 148E.280; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148E; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 148E.065, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 754: A bill for an act relating to local government; expanding state preemption of firearms and firearms dealers regulations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 471.633; 471.635.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Lillie and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 755: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to enter into a reciprocal agreement with the federal government for collection of unpaid debts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16D.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Dahms, Skoe, Pederson, Carlson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 756: A bill for an act relating to environment; extending subsurface sewage treatment systems ordinance adoption delay; amending Laws 2010, chapter 361, article 4, section 73.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Tomassoni and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 757: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; appropriating money for the Vinland Center for rehabilitation services.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Kelash, Higgins, Jungbauer and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 758: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for operation and maintenance of metropolitan regional parks.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Kruse, Benson, Wolf and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 759: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing the Coon Rapids Dam Commission; providing appointments; appropriating money for predesign and design of improvements to the Coon Rapids Dam.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 760: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek a waiver from the federal government to reform the medical assistance program; setting guidelines for the reformed medical assistance program; providing for rulemaking authority; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Torres Ray, Tomassoni and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 761: A bill for an act relating to employment and economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Neighborhood Development Center.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Gazelka and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 762: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from the clean water fund for restoration of infested waters and for prevention activities and increased inspections.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Hall, Metzen, Gerlach, Sparks and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 763: A bill for an act relating to history and cultural heritage; appropriating money to the Minnesota Zoo.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Kruse, Hann, Olson, Ortman and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 764: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; modifying education credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.0674, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen, Higgins, Tomassoni, Senjem and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 765: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money to continue a demonstration project for high-risk adults.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Robling, DeKruif and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 766: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Scott County Regional Public Safety Training Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 767: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring reimbursement for costs of the Red River State Recreation Area.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Thompson, Olson and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 768: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying requirements governing probationary teacher and principal status; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.40, subdivisions 5, 11, by adding a subdivision; 122A.41, subdivisions 2, 5a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Senjem, Miller, Magnus, Pederson and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 769: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the wastewater infrastructure funding program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Nelson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 770: A bill for an act relating to tobacco; modifying the definition of cigarette; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297F.01, subdivision 3; 325D.32, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 771: A bill for an act relating to commerce; appropriating money to the Department of Commerce; extending the Petroleum Tank Release Cleanup Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115C.13.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Harrington and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 772: A bill for an act relating to local government; removing the expiration on the authority for Ramsey County to impose a mortgage registry and deed tax; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 383A.80, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Pappas, Hann, Sheran and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 773: A resolution memorializing certain federal agencies concerning Minnesota-licensed health care professionals and torture or cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment of prisoners.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nelson, Ortman, Robling, Senjem and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 774: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; reinstating taconite aid offset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 477A.011, subdivision 43.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hann, Hoffman, Hall, Sheran and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 775: A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to dental licensing provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 150A.06, subdivisions 1c, 3, 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 150A.09, subdivision 3; 150A.091, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, by adding a subdivision; 150A.105, subdivision 7; 150A.106, subdivision 1; 150A.14.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Rosen, Skoe, Dahms, Nienow and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 776: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; clarifying the authority for regulating terrestrial pesticide applications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 18B.03, subdivision 1; 115.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 777: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a grant program for targeted family outreach activities; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Ortman, Rest, Rosen, Fischbach and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 778: A bill for an act relating to state government; extending the expiration date for the Advisory Committee for Technology Standards for Accessibility and Usability and codifying the advisory committee; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16E.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 779: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing city of Red Wing to convey certain property; providing for conveyance of certain surplus state land; amending Laws 1976, chapter 50, section 1, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Pederson, Gimse and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 780: A bill for an act relating to taxation; repealing two percent contractor withholding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 289A.31, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.92, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Harrington and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 781: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the Teacher Tenure Act for school districts located in a city of the first class; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 122A.41, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Magnus and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 782: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; clarifying the authority for regulating terrestrial pesticide applications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 18B.03, subdivision 1; 115.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Lillie, Tomassoni, DeKruif and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 783: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to Enterprise Minnesota, Inc.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Senjem and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 784: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Boys and Girls Club.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators DeKruif, Pederson, Parry, Kruse and Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 785: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; repealing requirement of vehicle reregistration to operate at excessive gross weights; adding permit fee surcharge; crediting fee to highway user tax distribution fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.013, subdivisions 1e, 3; 169.85, subdivision 2; 169.86, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168.013, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 786: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing an alternative method of detachment for hospital districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 447.38, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 787: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring separate statements of special taxing district levies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 276.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 788: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing a license for Raceway Park.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 789: A bill for an act relating to education finance; removing obsolete language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.10, subdivision 13a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Metzen, Rosen, Sparks and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 790: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying certain small business investment tax credit provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116J.8737, subdivisions 1, 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 791: A bill for an act relating to accountability in health care program contracts; requiring competitive bids and audits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 792: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for concurrent detachment and annexation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 414.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 793: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying long-term care consultation; modifying elderly waiver; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256B.0911, subdivision 3a; 256B.0915, subdivisions 3e, 3h, 5, 6, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Harrington and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 794: A bill for an act relating to public safety; enhancing penalties for certain repeat criminal sexual conduct offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.3451, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Sparks and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 795: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; modifying annual construction code fund transfers; amending Laws 2007, chapter 140, article 13, section 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 796: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for a pilot program on water quality enhancement.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 797: A bill for an act relating to waters; providing for prevention of water supply and groundwater degradation; appropriating money from clean water fund.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Jungbauer and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 798: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the commissioner of administration to enter into a contract for state agency real estate lease evaluation services; increasing the length of time required for notice of cancellation of state leases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 16B.24, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Miller and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 799: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for the use of student data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Harrington, Cohen, Anderson and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 800: A bill for an act relating to jobs; awarding grants for the summer youth employment program; appropriating money to the city of St. Paul.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 801: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; eliminating the match requirement for the city of Hokah project; amending Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 24, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Miller, Reinert and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 802: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; directing commissioner to negotiate a reciprocity agreement with state of Wisconsin and permitting its termination only by law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.081.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Howe, Pederson, Magnus, DeKruif and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 803: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a small business loan guarantee program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 804: A bill for an act relating to the judiciary; providing for payment of examiner fees in civil commitment cases; limiting the right to counsel in paternity proceedings; eliminating jury trials in eviction actions; providing for payment of costs by parents in certain guardianship or conservatorship proceedings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 253B.07, subdivision 3; 253B.17, subdivision 3; 253B.23, subdivision 1; 257.69, subdivision 1; 504B.335; 504B.345, subdivision 1; 504B.355; 524.5-502; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 504B.351.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hann and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 805: A bill for an act relating to state government; making changes to the public employees insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 43A.23, subdivision 1; 43A.316, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 806: A bill for an act relating to tobacco; modifying the definition of cigarette; proposing a study; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297F.01, subdivision 3; 325D.32, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 807: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 4; providing for staggered terms for senators.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 808: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans memorial in the city of Oakdale; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Thompson, Wiger, Olson, Jungbauer and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 809: A bill for an act relating to education finance; prohibiting payment of minerals management costs from permanent school trust fund land proceeds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 93.22, subdivision 1; 93.2236.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Thompson, Wiger, Jungbauer and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 810: A bill for an act relating to the permanent school fund; creating an independent authority to manage, supervise, and administer Minnesota’s permanent school trust lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16A.06, subdivision 11; 16A.125, subdivision 5; 84.027, subdivision 18; 84.085, subdivision 1; 92.12, subdivision 1; 92.121; 92.13; 93.2236; 94.342, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 128E.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 811: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the commissioner of management and budget to issue a request for proposals and enter into a contract for dependent audit verification for state employee health plans.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Gazelka, Parry, Brown, Hoffman and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 812: A bill for an act relating to state government; reducing salary of all state employees and elected officials by six percent.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Hoffman, Parry, Thompson, Chamberlain and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 813: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying member and employer contribution rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3A.03, subdivision 1; 352.04, subdivisions 2, 3; 352.92, subdivisions 1, 2; 352D.04, subdivision 2; 353.27, subdivisions 2, 3; 353E.03; 354.42, subdivisions 2, 3; 354A.12, subdivisions 1, 2a; 490.123, subdivisions 1a, 1b.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.