State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
Senators Simonson and Newton introduced--
S.F. No. 1227: A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the Starbase MN program.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1228: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing cities to create land-value taxation districts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 428A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1229: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing all peace officers to serve a harassment restraining order; creating short-form notification requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.748, subdivisions 3, 3a, 5, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1230: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a tiered teacher licensing system; providing for rulemaking.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1231: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a pedestrian walkway adjacent to White Bear Lake and marked Trunk Highway 244 in the cities of Dellwood and Mahtomedi.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Benson and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1232: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring a candidate to file a petition in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 204B.11, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Benson, Pratt, and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1233: A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; requiring a decal on school buses for comments on driving; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.4503, by adding a subdivision; 169.454, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Benson, Housley, Senjem, and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1234: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Interstate Highway 35W and Lake Drive interchange improvements and realignment of West Freeway Drive and Hornsby Street; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Lang, Ingebrigtsen, Schoen, Utke, and Koran introduced--
S.F. No. 1235: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of night vision equipment when hunting coyotes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.086.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Lang introduced--
S.F. No. 1236: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for city of Montevideo flood hazard mitigation grant; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1237: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Green Giant Museum.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 1238: A bill for an act relating to taxes; authorizing special property tax abatement aid.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 1239: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy.
Senators Eichorn, Bakk, Utke, Ruud, and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1240: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing aid for certain county-administered land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.12, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Clausen, Dahms, and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1241: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing school boards to adopt policies for certain snow days; authorizing e-learning days for school days with inclement weather; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120A.41; 126C.05, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120A.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senators Anderson, P. ; Torres Ray; and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 1242: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain concurrent enrollment provisions; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to establish a supplemental instruction program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.09, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.
Senators Limmer, Dahms, Utke, Sparks, and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1243: A bill for an act relating to life insurance; limitation on payments to beneficiaries of persons furthering terrorism; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 61A.09, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1244: A bill for an act relating to veterans; removing state veterans cemetery burial fee for spouses and dependents of eligible veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 197.236, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Mathews, Hall, and Laine introduced--
S.F. No. 1245: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the requirements for payment of claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.38; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.391, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senator Schoen introduced--
S.F. No. 1246: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; providing an interstate compact for the recognition of emergency medical services personnel licensure; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144E.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1247: A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money to Wheel and Cog Children's Museum.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Newton and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1248: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rail grade separation in Coon Rapids; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Newton and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1249: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rail grade separation in Coon Rapids.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Limmer; Hoffman; Kiffmeyer; Anderson, B. ; and Laine introduced--
S.F. No. 1250: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for modifications to a marked Trunk Highway 610 interchange project; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Anderson, P. ; Wiklund; Benson; Simonson; and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1251: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Legislative Commission on Cyber Security; providing legislative appointments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1252: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of referendum equalization levy and aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.17, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1253: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sales of certain tax-forfeited lands.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1254: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of East Grand Forks to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Senjem, Pappas, Housley, Rest, and Anderson, P. introduced--
S.F. No. 1255: A bill for an act relating to stadiums; providing for a Major League Soccer stadium in St. Paul; providing certain tax exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Mathews, Eichorn, and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1256: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing rebates for propane school buses and fueling stations; establishing a rebate program with the Pollution Control Agency; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senators Mathews and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1257: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; authorizing permit for releasing certain invasive carp; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 84D.11, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1258: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring a person authorized to issue hunting and fishing licenses to issue licenses to certain disabled residents without charging a fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.441, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Anderson, P. ; Bakk; Eken; and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1259: A bill for an act relating to taxation; petroleum and sales and use; exempting special fuels for certain off-road uses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 296A.16, subdivision 2; 297A.68, subdivision 19.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1260: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring county licensing agencies to offer and conduct exit interviews for family child care providers; authorizing a fix-it ticket alternative to a correction order in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.04, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Latz, Schoen, Hayden, Cohen, and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1261: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring criminal background checks for firearm transfers; excepting certain transfers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.66, by adding a subdivision; 624.7132, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 624; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.66, subdivision 1f; 624.7132, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Latz, Schoen, Hayden, Dziedzic, and Cwodzinski introduced--
S.F. No. 1262: A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling law enforcement and family members to petition a court to prohibit people from possessing firearms if they pose a significant danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.713, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Hayden, Champion, Schoen, Latz, and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1263: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Taylor Hayden Gun Violence Prevention Act; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Housley and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1264: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing the date of the state primary from August to June; changing the date of primary elections conducted by a political subdivision in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 204B.14, subdivisions 2, 4; 204B.21, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivision 1; 204D.09, subdivision 1; 204D.28, subdivision 5; 205.065, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.06, subdivision 1a; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 206.61, subdivision 5; 206.82, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Kent, Ingebrigtsen, Carlson, Dibble, and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 1265: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing peace officers to issue citations based on report from work zone flagger; prohibiting wireless communications device use in work zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.06, subdivision 4a; 169.475, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 1266: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying tax rates; updating brackets to current values; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Benson, Osmek, and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1267: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; requiring approval before implementation of the Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide; requiring revision after local government input; providing for legislative approval of housing-related plans and goals; allowing local governments to reject population and demographic assumptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473.145; 473.254, subdivisions 2, 3a; 473.857, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senators Benson and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1268: A bill for an act relating to health; removing the commissioner of health's authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms of medical cannabis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.22, subdivisions 6, 14; 152.27, subdivision 2; repealing Laws 2014, chapter 311, section 20, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1269: A bill for an act relating to climate change; creating legislative Health and Climate Resiliency Commission to develop state strategic plan; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1270: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1271: A bill for an act relating to commerce; clarifying the authority of the Commerce Fraud Bureau to apply for or execute search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.05, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1272: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the sale of certain state lands bordering public water in Lake County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Relph introduced--
S.F. No. 1273: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for road and infrastructure improvements in the city of St. Cloud; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1274: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting city and town expenditures for city and town historical societies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 138.053.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senator Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1275: A bill for an act relating to health care; establishing medical assistance reimbursement rates for doula services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Utke, Eaton, Eken, and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1276: A bill for an act relating to local governments; appropriating money for onetime grants to certain local governments.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Weber, Sparks, Lang, and Jasinski introduced--
S.F. No. 1277: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to provide technical assistance and appropriate technology for certain spark ignition motor fuel wholesalers and retailers.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senators Lourey, Wiklund, Eichorn, and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1278: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain child care provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 6, 20, 20a, by adding a subdivision; 119B.02, subdivision 1; 119B.025, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 4; 119B.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 6; 256P.05, subdivision 1; 256P.07, subdivisions 3, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.07.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senator Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 1279: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing for off-sale for brew pubs and small brewers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 340A.24, subdivision 3; 340A.28; 340A.285.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Jensen, Eken, Lang, Jasinski, and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1280: A bill for an act relating to taxation; petroleum; dedicating revenues from the aviation taxes on gasoline used as a substitute for aviation gasoline to the state airports fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 296A.01, by adding a subdivision; 296A.07, subdivision 4; 296A.09, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6; 296A.15, subdivisions 1, 4; 296A.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 296A.18, subdivisions 1, 8; 296A.19, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 8125.1300, subpart 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Eichorn, Ingebrigtsen, and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 1281: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing public school students to attend courses at nonpublic schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120A.22, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senators Hayden, Wiklund, and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1282: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying basic sliding fee child care funding priorities and allocation formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.03, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Newman, Ingebrigtsen, Utke, Eken, and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1283: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring legislative approval of certain water quality standards and rules; suspending certain water quality standards and rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 115.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Little introduced--
S.F. No. 1284: A bill for an act relating to adoption; modifying provisions governing access to original birth records and other adoption-related information; modifying provisions related to affidavits of disclosure and nondisclosure; providing for a contact preference form; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.10, subdivision 5; 13.465, subdivision 8; 144.218, subdivision 1; 144.225, subdivision 2; 144.2252; 144.226, subdivision 1; 259.83, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 259.89; 260C.317, subdivision 4; 260C.637; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 259; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.212, subdivision 11; 259.89, subdivisions 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Abeler and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 1285: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing supplemental payments to providers of durable medical equipment and medical supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.766.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Dziedzic, Abeler, and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1286: A bill for an act relating to family law; appropriating money for a grant to NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center for coparent services.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Champion and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1287: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grocery store and wellness center in north Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senator Utke introduced--
S.F. No. 1288: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions governing judicial appeal panel decisions for civil commitment, assertive community treatment and intensive residential treatment services, Minnesota family investment program innovation funds, and appeals and fair hearings for Northstar Care for Children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 253D.28, subdivision 3; 256B.0622, subdivisions 3a, 4; 256J.626, subdivision 5; 256N.28, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senator Schoen introduced--
S.F. No. 1289: A bill for an act relating to creditor remedies; providing for the use of the Minnesota minimum wage in garnishment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 571.922.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Mathews, Fischbach, and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1290: A bill for an act relating to water; modifying groundwater appropriation permit requirements; modifying well interference claim requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103G.223; 103G.271, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 103G.287, subdivisions 1, 4; 103G.289.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Utke introduced--
S.F. No. 1291: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing children and families services, chemical and mental health services, operations, health care, and community supports; making various technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144D.04, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 245.095; 245.462, subdivisions 6, 11; 245.464, subdivision 2; 245.466, subdivision 2; 245.470, subdivision 2; 245.4871, subdivisions 9a, 14, by adding a subdivision; 245.4875, subdivision 2; 245.488, subdivision 2; 245.735, subdivision 3; 245.8261, subdivision 1; 245A.02, subdivisions 5a, 8, 9, 12, by adding subdivisions; 245A.03, subdivisions 1, 7; 245A.04, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 14, by adding a subdivision; 245A.05; 245A.07, subdivision 2; 245A.11, by adding subdivisions; 245D.02, subdivision 20; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.071, subdivisions 1, 3; 245D.09, subdivision 5a; 245D.11, subdivision 4; 245D.24, subdivision 3; 253B.02, subdivision 9; 254B.15, subdivisions 4, 5; 256.01, subdivision 29, by adding a subdivision; 256.045, subdivision 3; 256B.02, subdivision 7; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.055, subdivision 12; 256B.0615; 256B.0616; 256B.0622, subdivisions 2, 2b, 7a; 256B.0623, subdivision 2; 256B.0624, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 256B.0625, subdivisions 35a, 43, 60a; 256B.064, subdivision 1b; 256B.0651, subdivision 17; 256B.0659, subdivisions 3, 12, 14, 21, 23, 24; 256B.0911, subdivision 3a; 256B.092, subdivisions 1a, 14; 256B.0943, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 7, 9; 256B.0946, subdivisions 1, 1a, 4, 6; 256B.0947, subdivisions 3a, 7; 256B.49, subdivisions 13, 25; 256B.4912, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4913, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 3, 5, 8, 16; 256B.84; 256B.85, subdivision 12b; 256G.01, subdivision 4; 256G.02, subdivision 4; 256G.09, subdivision 2; 256G.10; 256N.02, subdivisions 10, 16, 17, 18; 256N.22, subdivision 1; 256N.23, subdivision 6; 256N.24, subdivisions 1, 8, 11, 12, 14; 256N.28, subdivision 6; 256P.08, subdivision 4; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 626.5572, subdivision 21; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245; 245A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.125, subdivision 8; 245.469; 245.4879; 256B.0624, subdivisions 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 256B.0944; Minnesota Rules, parts 9555.6255; 9555.7100; 9555.7200; 9555.7300; 9555.7600.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senator Utke introduced--
S.F. No. 1292: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing children and families services, mental health services, and operations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.46, subdivisions 2, 3; 13.461, subdivision 28; 119B.02, subdivision 6; 144.057, subdivision 1; 245A.02, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 245A.03, subdivision 3; 245A.04, subdivision 1; 245A.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 245A.08, subdivision 3; 245C.02, subdivisions 5, 13b, by adding subdivisions; 245C.05, subdivisions 1, 5; 245C.08, subdivisions 1, 3; 245C.12; 245C.32, subdivisions 1a, 2, 3; 245C.33, subdivision 4; 245C.34, subdivision 4; 245D.10, subdivision 3a; 256.01, subdivisions 18d, 18e; 256.045, subdivisions 3, 4; 256.0451, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 21; 256.046, subdivision 1; 256.9685, subdivisions 1, 1a; 256B.064, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0943, subdivision 8; 256D.051, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 6b, 8, 18; 256J.626, subdivision 5; 256J.751, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding subdivisions; 256P.02, subdivisions 1, 1a; 259.35, subdivision 1; 259.53, subdivision 4; 259.83, subdivision 1a; 260C.101, by adding a subdivision; 260C.171, subdivision 2; 260C.178, subdivision 1; 260C.212, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 260C.219; 260C.503, subdivision 2; 260C.515, subdivision 4; 260C.605, subdivision 1; 260C.607, subdivision 6; 260C.609; 260C.611; 260C.613, subdivision 6; 260C.615, subdivision 1; 260C.623, subdivision 4; 260C.625; 260C.629, subdivision 2; 393.07, subdivision 10; 518A.41, subdivision 4; 518A.685; 626.556, subdivisions 2, 3, 3c, 3e, 7, 10, 10f, 10m, 11; 626.5561, subdivision 1; 626.558, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256B; 518; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.125, subdivision 8; 256J.751, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senator Utke introduced--
S.F. No. 1293: A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; adopting recommendations of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council; adopting department proposals; allowing a forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund; modifying intervention procedures; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 176.275, subdivision 1; 176.285; 176.361, subdivisions 2, 3; 176.521, by adding a subdivision; 176.541, subdivisions 1, 8, by adding a subdivision; 176.611, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 176; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 176.541, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Hawj, Cwodzinski, Lang, Mathews, and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 1294: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to construct a public takraw court.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Osmek, Hall, Jasinski, and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1295: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for alternative Web site publication; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 331A.12, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senator Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 1296: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing the Office of Economic Equity and Opportunity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.401, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Lang, Frentz, Dahms, Sparks, and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1297: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to Second Harvest Heartland.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senators Abeler and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1298: A bill for an act relating to health; restricting ability of housing with services establishments to require residents to change living units; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144D.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Marty, Eaton, Klein, and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1299: A bill for an act relating to health care; establishing a Primary Care Case Management program; authorizing direct state payments to health care providers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Eichorn and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1300: A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the availability of the Education Innovation Partners Cooperative Center appropriation; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 25, section 62, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senators Eichorn and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1301: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for sanitary and storm sewer facilities in Coleraine, Bovey, and Taconite; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Abeler, Jensen, and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 1302: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a family medical account program; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Anderson, P. ; Fischbach; Gazelka; Clausen; and Draheim introduced--
S.F. No. 1303: A bill for an act relating to higher education; adjusting state grant program parameters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.
Senators Limmer; Anderson, P. ; Relph; and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1304: A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying unclaimed property requirements; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 345.42, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Pratt and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1305: A bill for an act relating to mass transit; appropriating money for the suburb-to-suburb transit demonstration project.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Dziedzic and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1306: A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing a grant to Hennepin County; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Dziedzic, Champion, and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1307: A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing a grant to Hennepin County; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Jensen; Benson; Klein; Anderson, P. ; and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1308: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to establish a Web application to compare prescription drug prices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256.01, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Jensen, Goggin, Abeler, Lourey, and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1309: A bill for an act relating to health; protecting physician-patient relationship by prohibiting noncompete agreements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Ruud, Ingebrigtsen, Tomassoni, Koran, and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1310: A bill for an act relating to environment; eliminating rulemaking authority pertaining to particulate emissions from silica sand projects; amending Laws 2013, chapter 114, article 4, section 105.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Weber and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1311: A bill for an act relating to housing; modifying housing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements; establishing a rental assistance program for homeless and highly mobile students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 462A.201, subdivision 2; 462A.204, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy.
Senators Housley and Draheim introduced--
S.F. No. 1312: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing property of less than ten acres to qualify for the green acres program under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.111, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Lang, Dahms, Benson, Goggin, and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1313: A bill for an act relating to commerce; weights and measures; requiring signage disclosing gasoline tax rate; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 239.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Johnson, Draheim, and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1314: A bill for an act relating to legal aid; removing the income limit and conforming farmer financial eligibility to the general poverty-based standard; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 480.242, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Lang introduced--
S.F. No. 1315: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for career education and job skills training; requiring reports.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Lang; Anderson, B. ; Jasinski; Little; and Newton introduced--
S.F. No. 1316: A bill for an act relating to the military; modifying uses of Support Our Troops account money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 190.19, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Torres Ray, Eaton, Carlson, Tomassoni, and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 1317: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing an urban agriculture development pilot grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senators Marty, Torres Ray, Eaton, and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 1318: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing a phased-in minimum wage increase; enabling low-income workers to meet basic needs; increasing the working family credit; providing increased child care assistance to all low-income workers and increasing reimbursement rates; increasing MFIP grants; providing funding by closing a tax loophole for high-income individuals with income exempt from Social Security taxes; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9, 10; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivision 7; 119B.10; 119B.11, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 119B.15; 119B.24; 177.24, subdivision 1; 256J.24, subdivision 5; 290.0671, subdivision 1, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 20, 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.07; 119B.09, subdivisions 3, 4a; 119B.11, subdivision 4; 290.0671, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1319: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting information blocking by health care providers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1320: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing individuals 21 years of age and older to consume and use marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories for personal use; providing for regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, and sale of marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories by the commissioner of health and local governments; permitting activities related to marijuana establishments; authorizing rulemaking; authorizing the use of certain not public data; providing criminal penalties; requiring development of a fee schedule and a tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.01, by adding subdivisions; 152.027, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 152.092; 152.093; 152.31; 297D.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.027, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Dahms, Pratt, and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1321: A bill for an act relating to school district insurance; regulating coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 471.6161, subdivision 8; 471.617, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senators Lang, Limmer, Dahms, Westrom, and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1322: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing commissioner of corrections to house offenders in nonpublicly owned facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 241.01, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Anderson, B. and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 1323: A bill for an act relating to public safety; corrections; creating an ombudsman for inmate mental health services; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 243.48, subdivision 1; 253B.02, subdivision 10; 641.15, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 241.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.