State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 16, 2017
11:00 A.M.
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.
Senators Housley and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2150: A bill for an act relating to public safety; including attempt to enter a school to school trespass crime; increasing the penalty for trespassing on school property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.605, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2151: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for airport hangar construction.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Abeler, Schoen, Jasinski, and Lang introduced--
S.F. No. 2152: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing an electronic scrap vehicle transaction report; requiring a stolen vehicle inquiry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168A.1501, subdivision 9, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168A.1501, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Hawj and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 2153: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing a state general tax refund for certain businesses; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pappas, Laine, Schoen, Klein, and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2154: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; modifying previous appropriations; establishing new programs and modifying existing programs; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.967; 84.946, subdivision 2; 85.34, subdivision 1; 363A.36; 363A.44, subdivision 1; 446A.072; 446A.073; 446A.081, subdivision 9; 446A.12, subdivision 1; 462A.37, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 5, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2014, chapter 294, article 1, section 17, subdivision 12; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 5, article 1, section 10, subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 219; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123A.446.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2155: A bill for an act relating to local government aids; establishing post-certification adjustments for lobbying expenses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2156: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing the Legislative Property Tax Reform Task Force; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2157: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; establishing aid reductions for cities imposing labor regulations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2158: A bill for an act relating to the state and Metropolitan Council; requiring specific authority in law for the Metropolitan Council to issue certain types of debt obligations; repealing state technology lease-purchase financing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.82; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.81.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senators Senjem, Pappas, Rosen, Relph, and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2159: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing housing infrastructure bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462A.37, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2160: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing program for riparian-buffer compensation; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.7931, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103F.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy.
Senators Senjem, Gazelka, Pappas, Rosen, and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2161: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; establishing a grant program for the development of regional behavioral health crisis programs in selected communities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245G.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pappas and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2162: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use tax; providing an exemption for construction materials used in state building projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2163: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System; revising the treatment of certain former privatized hospital employees who return to public service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 352F.04, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2164: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; authorizing the sale and purchase of health plans that do not include all mandated health benefits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2165: A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for Turnaround Arts programs.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Frentz introduced--
S.F. No. 2166: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing certain defendants to appear by interactive video teleconferencing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 629.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Frentz introduced--
S.F. No. 2167: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending immunity for underage possession or consumption of alcohol to persons assisting another who remains on the scene; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.503, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Frentz and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2168: A bill for an act relating to human rights; amending notice provisions for actions involving architectural barriers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 363A.331, subdivisions 2, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Frentz, Clausen, and Newton introduced--
S.F. No. 2169: A bill for an act relating to marriage; recognizing certain marriages between persons of the same sex under prior law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 517.01.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 2170: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the East Side Neighborhood Development Company.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senator Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 2171: A bill for an act relating to elections; increasing the number of voters an individual may assist in marking a ballot; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 204C.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2172: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for study on forest harvest levels; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2173: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expanding the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Lang and Anderson, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 2174: A bill for an act relating to military affairs; authorizing transfer of funds to address deficit in enlistment incentives program.
Referred to the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.
Senators Relph, Frentz, Eken, and Simonson introduced--
S.F. No. 2175: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for a grant to the Council on Minnesotans of African Heritage.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Koran, Tomassoni, Ingebrigtsen, and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2176: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; modifying the sale of cigarette stamps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297F.08, subdivisions 5, 7, 8; 297F.09, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Koran and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 2177: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; repealing the public subsidy program; providing for voluntary pledges to abide by expenditure limits and certain other sections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 26; 10A.105, subdivision 1; 10A.15, subdivision 1; 10A.245, subdivision 2; 10A.25, subdivisions 1, 10; 10A.257, subdivision 1; 10A.27, subdivision 10; 10A.322, subdivision 1; 10A.38; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.30; 10A.31, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 6a, 7, 7a, 10, 10a, 10b, 11; 10A.315; 10A.321; 10A.322, subdivisions 2, 4; 10A.323; 10A.324, subdivisions 1, 3; Minnesota Rules, parts 4503.1400, subparts 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 4503.1450.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.