State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 61: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Hugo Short Line Railway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 62: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the calculation of special education aid; increasing school district basic revenue; indexing basic revenue to inflation; authorizing a school district to renew an expiring referendum by action of the school board; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2c; 125A.79, subdivision 5; 126C.10, subdivision 2; 126C.17, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senators Dziedzic, Dibble, Hayden, Torres Ray, and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 63: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money from the state transportation fund for repair and rehabilitation of the 10th Avenue bridge in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Housley and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 64: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a safety improvement study for the interchange of signed Interstate Highways 94, 494, and 694.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Fischbach, Nelson, Housley, Draheim, and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 65: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for zero-based budgeting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 66: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Root River State Trail from Preston to Forestville; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 67: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Blufflands Trail system; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 68: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Chatfield Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 69: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans home in Fillmore County; allowing for nonstate contributions; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Ruud, Rest, Gazelka, Dziedzic, and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 70: A bill for an act relating to taxation; special fuels; modifying the tax rate on compressed natural gas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 296A.08, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Clausen; Anderson, B. ; Newton; and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 71: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the disabled veteran's exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 72: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for grade separated rail crossings in the city of Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Clausen and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 73: A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating automatic renewal clauses in consumer contracts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senator Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 74: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring rental car reimbursement for automobile damage claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 72A.201, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Clausen, Newton, and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 75: A bill for an act relating to military veterans; exempting certain disabled veterans from the motor vehicle registration tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168.031.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Clausen; Anderson, B. ; Newton; and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 76: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the credit for past military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0677, subdivisions 1a, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Osmek, Koran, Newman, and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 77: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying various provisions governing registration, fees, and insurance for motorcycles; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 65B.48, subdivision 5; 171.06, subdivision 2a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Gazelka, Bakk, Rosen, and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 78: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the Legislative Budget Office; prescribing its powers and duties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.305, subdivision 1; 3.98, subdivisions 1, 4; 3.987, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Laine introduced--
S.F. No. 79: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing a driver's license agent appointment.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Pappas, Abeler, Senjem, Chamberlain, and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 80: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an opportunity center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 81: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Battle Creek winter recreation area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Jensen, Newman, and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 82: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for right-of-way acquisition and construction of marked Trunk Highway 212.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Anderson, B. ; Hall; Chamberlain; Goggin; and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 83: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; repealing the estate tax; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270C.585; 289A.10; 289A.18, subdivisions 3, 3a; 289A.19, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivisions 3, 3a; 289A.30, subdivision 2; 289A.55, subdivision 7; 291.005; 291.01; 291.016; 291.03, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1d, 8, 9, 10, 11; 291.031; 291.075; 291.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 291.13, subdivisions 1, 3; 291.16; 291.21, subdivision 1; 291.215, subdivision 1; 291.27.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Lang; Anderson, B. ; Nelson; Jasinski; and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 84: A bill for an act relating to taxation; homestead valuation exclusion for disabled veterans; modifying benefit eligibility for a deceased veteran's spouse; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Mathews, Osmek, and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 85: A bill for an act relating to energy; authorizing construction and operation of a natural gas combined cycle electric generation plant.
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy.
Senator Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 86: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; establishing districting principles for legislative and congressional plans; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Bakk and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 87: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of small schools revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2c.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 88: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the East Metro Rail Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 89: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the East Metro Rail Corridor.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.