State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Gazelka, Hann, Thompson, Torres Ray and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 650: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for compulsive gambling.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Benson, Hoffman, Sparks and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 651: A bill for an act relating to state government; promoting efficiency and energy savings through electronic conduct of state meetings and through telework; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 15.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Chamberlain, Ortman and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 652: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a tax amnesty period; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 653: A bill for an act relating to the city of Lino Lakes; allowing extension of a tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 654: A bill for an act relating to probate; changing, updating, and clarifying certain provisions of the Uniform Disclaimer of Property Interests Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 524.2-1103; 524.2-1104; 524.2-1106; 524.2-1107; 524.2-1114; 524.2-1115; 524.2-1116.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 655: A bill for an act relating to guardianship; clarifying certain compensation provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 524.5-502.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Goodwin, Berglin, Rest, Bonoff and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 656: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a bicycle and pedestrian trail to connect the Northtown Transit hub to the metropolitan regional trail and to provide a safe route for elementary school students; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 657: A bill for an act relating to water; appropriating money from the clean water fund; modifying the Clean Water Legacy Act; revising membership and duties of the Clean Water Council; providing appointments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 114D.10; 114D.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6, 7; 114D.30; 114D.35; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 114D.45.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Scheid and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 658: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement and North Hennepin Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Bonoff, Rest and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 659: A bill for an act relating to highways; appropriating money for adding lanes to a portion of Interstate Highway 494; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 660: A bill for an act relating to local sales tax; requesting Department of Revenue to report on use of zip codes in collecting local sales taxes.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 661: A bill for an act relating to the city of Hermantown; modifying its current local sales tax rate; amending Laws 1996, chapter 471, article 2, section 29, subdivision 1, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 662: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Two Harbors Marina; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 663: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion of a campground in the city of Two Harbors; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 664: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pappas and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 665: A bill for an act relating to state government; designating the month of April as Genocide Awareness and Prevention Month; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Bonoff, Scheid, Rest and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 666: A bill for an act relating to real property; requiring transaction agents to disclose information on lenders for residential mortgage loans; requiring additional data in foreclosure notices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 580.025, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 667: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to purchase land within the statutory boundaries of Crow Wing State Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Magnus, Miller, Ingebrigtsen, Dahms and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 668: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for agricultural clean water programs.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 669: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a water and sewer project in the city of Albert Lea; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Thompson, Olson, Lillie, Daley and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 670: A bill for an act relating to state government; removing certain restrictions relating to outside contractors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16C.08, subdivision 2; 16C.09; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16C.085; 43A.047; 179A.23.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Pappas and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 671: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales; extending the tax to certain cosmetic procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 672: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for unmarked vehicle plates for conservation officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168.012, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168.012, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 673: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; creating an adopt-a-WMA program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 674: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Headwaters Regional Center for Science, History, Culture, and the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 675: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying enforcement provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 299C.40, subdivision 1; 609.66, subdivision 1h.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Saxhaug and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 676: A bill for an act relating to waters; appropriating money for the Voyageurs National Park clean water project.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Howe, Michel, Bakk and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 677: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; medical devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.67, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Gazelka, Fischbach, Daley and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 678: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; expanding game and fish lottery and drawing preferences for service members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.465, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 679: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Regional Earl Ellens Park and Riverside Center as trailhead for the Willard Munger State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Newman, Limmer, Scheid and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 680: A bill for an act relating to crime; creating the crime of organized retail theft; adding organized retail theft to list of designated offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.902, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 681: A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; modifying the rates of taxation of nonferrous minerals; modifying the distribution of the net proceed and taconite production taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 298.01, subdivision 3; 298.015, subdivision 1; 298.018, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivisions 3, 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dibble and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 682: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to Center for Transportation Studies for a study on motor fuel use for nonhighway purposes.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dibble, Lourey, Marty, Pappas and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 683: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIII, by adding a section; defining the term "person."
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Higgins, Olson and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 684: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Hennepin County lake and stream improvements.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Chamberlain and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 685: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the capital project referendum ballot language in cases where the same level of taxing authority is renewed; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 123B.63, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 686: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Medford to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 687: A bill for an act relating to taxation; gross revenues; exempting certain payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 295.53, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 688: A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring commissioner to fund certain county sentence to service programs.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 689: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending formula requirements in allocating state aid for town roads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 162.081, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Thompson, Howe, Sieben and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 690: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for spillway of Lake Byllesby Dam on the Cannon River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Thompson, Gerlach, Sieben and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 691: A bill for an act relating to data practices; providing for optional disclosure of public appraisals by a government entity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.44, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hall, Ingebrigtsen, Higgins and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 692: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for certain acquisition by exchange; modifying peatland protection; modifying enforcement provisions for recreational vehicles; modifying cash match requirement for local recreation grants; modifying Mineral Coordinating Committee; repealing Blakeley State Wayside; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.033, subdivision 1; 84.035, subdivision 6; 84.925, subdivision 1; 85.018, subdivision 5; 85.019, subdivisions 4b, 4c; 86B.106; 86B.121; 93.0015, subdivisions 1, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 85.013, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Dibble, Marty, Pappas, Bakk and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 693: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a right to reproductive privacy; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145D.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.