State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 23, 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 Jensen, Newman, and Frentz introduced--
S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; increasing registration tax by $125 on electric vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168.013, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying commercial vehicle weighing and inspection provision; requiring yield signs at specific railroad crossings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.85, subdivision 1; 219.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to pipelines; requiring notice of a pipeline integrity dig; allowing for state inspectors at an integrity dig; requiring notice of contamination; providing for assessing the cost of inspections to a pipeline; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216G.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Eken, Dahms, Pappas, and Relph introduced--
S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the library construction grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for Minnesota clean marina program.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2220: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying additional property tax refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290A.04, subdivision 2h.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Torres Ray, Pappas, and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2221: A bill for an act relating to taxation; imposing a temporary Super Bowl surtax; providing funding to address human trafficking; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2222: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying gifted and talented programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.11, subdivision 2; 120B.15; 120B.20; 126C.10, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senators Hawj, Frentz, Laine, and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2223: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Somali Museum of Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Hawj, Eichorn, and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2224: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to African American Registry.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen; Anderson, B. ; and Relph introduced--
S.F. No. 2225: A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a new crime of soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2226: A bill for an act relating to the Public Utilities Commission; providing for legislative appointments to the Public Utilities Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216A.03, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy.
Senators Hayden and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2227: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute for identifying roads, streets, parking areas, and trails to seal with soy-based sealant.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senators Isaacson and Schoen introduced--
S.F. No. 2228: A bill for an act relating to elections; amending requirements for participating in a program that crosschecks voter registration data with data from other states; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 201.13, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2229: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing county to sell land adjacent to public waters upon written authorization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 282.018, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2230: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the career and technical revenue program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.4531, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.4531, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2231: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying transition revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivisions 31, 32, 33.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2232: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying voluntary prekindergarten eligibility requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.151, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Policy.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2233: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing financial solvency measures for Minnesota State Retirement System, Teachers Retirement Association, St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association; increasing contribution rates; reducing certain postretirement adjustment increase rates; modifying investment return assumptions; extending amortization target dates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3A.03, subdivision 2; 352.01, subdivision 13a; 352.017, subdivision 2; 352.04, subdivisions 2, 3, 8, 9; 352.23; 352.27; 352.92, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 352.955, subdivision 3; 352B.013, subdivision 2; 352B.02, subdivisions 1a, 1c; 352B.085; 352B.086; 352B.11, subdivision 4; 352D.05, subdivision 4; 352D.11, subdivision 2; 352D.12; 354.42, subdivision 3; 354.50, subdivision 2; 354.51, subdivision 5; 354.52, subdivision 4; 354.53, subdivision 5; 354A.011, subdivision 3a; 354A.093, subdivision 6; 354A.096; 354A.12, subdivisions 1a, 2a, 7; 354A.29, subdivision 7; 354A.34; 354A.38, subdivision 3; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; 356.415, subdivisions 1a, 1d, 1e, 1f; 490.121, subdivisions 4, 25, 26; 490.1211; 490.124, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 354A.29, subdivisions 8, 9; 356.415, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Utke and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2234: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for clean water and drinking water infrastructure in the city of Mahnomen.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2235: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Lake Waconia Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Senjem, Eaton, and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2236: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Historical Society.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 2237: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; appropriating money to pay the state-level funding match for the federal E-rate program for broadband in schools.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2238: A bill for an act relating to taxation; giving county auditors additional authority; allowing counties to sell tax-forfeited lands online; making technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 276.017, subdivision 3; 281.173, subdivision 2; 281.174, subdivision 3; 282.01, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; 282.016; 282.018, subdivision 1; 282.02; 282.241, subdivision 1; 282.322; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 281; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 281.22.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 2239: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Little Rock Lake-Sartell Pool drawdown project.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senators Dahms and Anderson, P. introduced--
S.F. No. 2240: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying exemption provisions for construction materials by certain contractors; adding a refund provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Goggin, Mathews, and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2241: A resolution memorializing Congress to revive the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository licensing review process.
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy.
Senators Wiklund and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2242: A bill for an act relating to parks and trails; extending the availability of appropriation to reconstruct parking lots at Hyland-Bush-Anderson Lakes Park Reserve.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2243: A bill for an act relating to autism services; appropriating money for grants to Minnesota Life College.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.
Senators Jensen and Anderson, P. introduced--
S.F. No. 2244: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; establishing a temporary refundable high school youth skills training tax credit for employers.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2245: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the exemption for agricultural containment facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.02, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Klein introduced--
S.F. No. 2246: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing a onetime grant to the city of Lilydale.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2247: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Virginia.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Rest, Dibble, Dziedzic, and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2248: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing and governing implementation of requirements of the federal REAL ID Act; amending certain requirements governing drivers' licenses and Minnesota identification cards; amending imposition of certain fees; requiring legislative reporting; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 171.01, by adding subdivisions; 171.017; 171.04, by adding a subdivision; 171.06, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 9a; 171.072; 171.12, by adding subdivisions; 171.27; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 171.071; Laws 2009, chapter 92, section 1, as amended; Minnesota Rules, part 7410.1810.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Abeler and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2249: A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing a program to provide community violence prevention programs for African-American children; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Marty, Clausen, and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2250: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Forever Green Agriculture Initiative at the University of Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senators Marty, Clausen, and Cwodzinski introduced--
S.F. No. 2251: A bill for an act relating to environment; encouraging low-emission and zero-emission school buses; providing grants for emission reduction activities; providing for disposition of certain settlement revenue; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.