State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, April 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.
Senator Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1167: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for policy for prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education, education excellence, special programs, facilities and technology, early childhood education, and student transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 11A.16, subdivision 5; 119A.50, subdivision 3; 120B.15; 120B.30, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 120B.31, subdivision 4; 120B.36, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.16, as amended; 122A.60, subdivision 4; 123B.41, subdivisions 2, 5; 123B.57; 123B.63, subdivision 3; 123B.71, subdivision 5; 123B.72, subdivision 3; 123B.75, subdivision 5; 123B.92, subdivision 5; 124D.091, subdivision 2; 124D.10, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 6a, 23; 124D.11, subdivision 9; 124D.86, subdivisions 1, 3; 124D.871; 125A.02, subdivision 1; 125A.51; 125A.79, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivision 8a; 126C.15, subdivision 2; 126C.41, subdivision 2; 126C.44; 127A.42, subdivision 2; 127A.43; 127A.45, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 125A.54; 126C.457.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hoffman and Wolf introduced--
S.F. No. 1168: A bill for an act relating to family law; changing certain custody and parenting time provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 257.541; 518.003, subdivision 3; 518.091; 518.131, subdivisions 1, 7; 518.155; 518.156; 518.167, subdivision 2; 518.17, subdivisions 1, 3; 518.1705, subdivisions 3, 5, 9; 518.175, subdivision 1; 518.179, subdivision 1; 518.18; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 518.17, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1169: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a requirement for special family day care homes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.14, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1170: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a conference in case management and personal care assistance appeals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256.045, subdivision 4a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1171: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying who may provide assistance to voters in marking ballots; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 203B.11, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 204C.16.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Dibble, Berglin, Kelash and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1172: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lake Street Transit Station; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1173: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for child safety and permanency reform, including adoptions of children under guardianship of the commissioner; providing for criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 257.01; 259.22, subdivision 2; 259.23, subdivision 1; 259.24, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6a, 7, by adding a subdivision; 259.69; 259.73; 260.012; 260C.001; 260C.007, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; 260C.101, subdivision 2; 260C.150, subdivision 1; 260C.151, by adding a subdivision; 260C.152, subdivision 5; 260C.157, subdivision 1; 260C.163, subdivisions 1, 4, 8, by adding a subdivision; 260C.171, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 260C.178, subdivisions 1, 7; 260C.193, subdivisions 3, 6; 260C.201, subdivisions 2, 10; 260C.212, subdivisions 5, 7; 260C.215, subdivisions 4, 6; 260C.301, subdivisions 1, 8; 260C.317, subdivisions 3, 4; 260C.325; 260C.328; 260C.451; 260D.08; 626.556, subdivisions 2, 10, 10e, 10f, 10i, 10k; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 260C; 611; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 259A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256.022; 259.67; 259.71; 260C.201, subdivision 11; 260C.215, subdivision 2; 260C.456; Minnesota Rules, parts 9560.0071; 9560.0082; 9560.0083; 9560.0091; 9560.0093, subparts 1, 3, 4; 9560.0101; 9560.0102.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1174: A bill for an act relating to human services; making technical and policy changes to children and family services provisions; making changes to the Minnesota family investment program and child care assistance program; simplifying the Minnesota family investment program and diversionary work program; changing a child support provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.09, subdivision 7; 119B.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.125, subdivisions 1a, 2, 6; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 3a, 6; 119B.19, subdivision 7; 119B.21, subdivision 5; 256J.08, subdivision 11; 256J.24, subdivisions 2, 6; 256J.32, subdivision 6; 256J.621; 256J.68, subdivision 7; 256J.95, subdivision 3; 518C.205.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Thompson and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1175: A bill for an act relating to families; updating the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 518C.101; 518C.102; 518C.103; 518C.201; 518C.202; 518C.203; 518C.204; 518C.205; 518C.206; 518C.207; 518C.208; 518C.209; 518C.301; 518C.303; 518C.304; 518C.305; 518C.306; 518C.307; 518C.308; 518C.310; 518C.311; 518C.312; 518C.313; 518C.314; 518C.316; 518C.317; 518C.318; 518C.319; 518C.401; 518C.501; 518C.503; 518C.504; 518C.505; 518C.506; 518C.508; 518C.601; 518C.602; 518C.603; 518C.604; 518C.605; 518C.606; 518C.607; 518C.608; 518C.609; 518C.610; 518C.611; 518C.612; 518C.613; 518C.701; 518C.801; 518C.902; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 518C.502.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1176: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying certain fees for special event recreational camping areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 327.15, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1177: A bill for an act relating to community property; adopting the Uniform Community Property Rights at Death Act; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 519A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1178: A bill for an act relating to human rights; providing for access to certain information by a respondent; requiring an award of attorney fees and other expenses in certain cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 363A.28, subdivision 9; 363A.29, subdivision 11; 363A.33, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hall and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1179: A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing supplemental contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256.0112, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Parry, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1180: A bill for an act relating to the arts; appropriating money for the Waseca Art Center.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rosen, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1181: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association privatizations; decreasing augmentation rates applicable to new privatizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 353F.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1182: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association privatizations; adding Cedarview Care Center and Traverse Care Center to covered privatization list; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 353F.02, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Ortman, Thompson and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1183: A bill for an act relating to civil law; restoring state and local government tort liability limits to pre-2008 levels; prohibiting state and local government contracts that require contractors to provide liability insurance or other security in excess of those limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3.736, subdivision 4; 466.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Sparks, Koch and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1184: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for resident hunting licenses for military personnel on leave; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.465, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1185: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating an option for a school district-sponsored collaborative charter school designed to enhance student achievement; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1186: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance coverage to include consultations with psychologists; increasing medical assistance reimbursement rate for critical access mental health services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256B.0625, subdivision 48; 256B.763.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1187: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; prohibiting expenditure of funds for Lake Ogechie wild rice project until legal analysis is completed.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1188: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money to preserve the Todd County Historic Court House; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Sparks, Scheid and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 1189: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating auto body repairs; imposing a registration requirement; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Chamberlain and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 1190: A bill for an act relating to local government; zoning; providing for residential property used as vacation rental; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 394.25, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 462.357, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Olson, Rosen, Stumpf, Ingebrigtsen and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1191: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for exception to municipal approval for hydroelectric facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 103G.535, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Wolf, Chamberlain, Thompson and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 1192: A bill for an act relating to education; limiting dues check off for probationary teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 179A.06, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1193: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a new tiered teacher licensing system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 122A.09, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Sparks and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1194: A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing Energy Reliability and Intervention Office within Department of Commerce to replace Energy Issues Intervention Office and energy reliability administrator; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 216B.62, subdivisions 2, 3; 216C.052; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216A.085.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Rosen, Sparks and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1195: A bill for an act relating to energy; relieving Energy Conservation Information Center from certain data-gathering responsibilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216C.11.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Rosen, Sparks and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1196: A bill for an act relating to utilities; modifying provision relating to transmission projects reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216B.2425, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Rosen, Sparks and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1197: A bill for an act relating to energy; making technical changes and modifying provisions related to utility report filings, weatherization programs, and public utility commission assessments; removing obsolete and redundant language; providing for certain reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16E.15, subdivision 2; 216B.241, subdivision 2; 216C.264; 216E.18, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1198: A bill for an act relating to utilities; making technical and clarifying changes relating to charitable contributions and securities issuance by utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 216B.16, subdivision 9; 216B.49, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Pederson, Rosen, Gimse and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1199: A bill for an act relating to labor and employment; modifying prevailing wage provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 177.42, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Nelson, Senjem and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1200: A bill for an act relating to the Capitol building; establishing a State Capitol Preservation Commission; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15B.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Senjem, Miller, Sparks, Nelson and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1201: A bill for an act relating to health; changing provisions in dental practice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 150A.05, subdivision 1b; 150A.105, subdivisions 2, 8; 150A.106.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1202: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying personal watercraft operational requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 86B.313, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1203: A bill for an act relating to railroads; modifying provisions relating to duties of commissioner of transportation regarding passenger railroads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 174.632.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Nelson, Pederson and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1204: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; providing for a public library representative to the Governor’s Workforce Development Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116L.665, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Rosen, Metzen and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 1205: A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating certain allocations and temporarily prohibiting approval of certain expenditures from renewable development account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116C.779, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.