State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, May 1, 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.
Senator Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 2355: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the crime of female genital mutilation; updating requirements for education and outreach; expanding the definition of egregious harm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.3872; 260.012; 260C.007, subdivision 14; 260C.175, subdivision 1; 609.2245, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Housley, Hawj, Sparks, Senjem, and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2356: A bill for an act relating to state government; designating purple as the official color of the state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2357: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; prohibiting certain policy provisions in omnibus budget bills; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2358: A bill for an act relating to disaster relief; reimbursing Roseau County for certain flood-recovery expenditures; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2359: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the physician residency expansion grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.1506.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2360: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing MinnesotaCare premiums; directing the commissioner of human services to seek federal waivers and approvals necessary to provide flexibility in the use of money in the state's basic health program trust fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256L.15, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2361: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying soil and water conservation district provisions; authorizing tax levies for and charges by soil and water conservation districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103C.331, subdivision 16; 275.066; 444.075, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senators Rosen, Draheim, Sparks, Dahms, and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 2362: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for a grant to Farmamerica.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance.
Senator Jasinski introduced--
S.F. No. 2363: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to study the feasibility of an interchange on Interstate Highway 35 at County Road 9 in Rice County.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senator Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 2364: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing towns to appropriate funds to community food shelves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 465.039.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senator Eichorn introduced--
S.F. No. 2365: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a medical assistance capitation payment withhold related to verification of coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.69, subdivision 5a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Mathews and Lang introduced--
S.F. No. 2366: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the abortion data required to be reported by physicians or facilities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 145.4131, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Koran and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2367: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to report to the legislature on the receipt and use of federal opioid crisis grants; requiring certain funds to be used for opioid abuse prevention and other related initiatives.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Relph and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2368: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a biomedicine and bioethics innovation grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Lang and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2369: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to develop and implement a health care delivery system demonstration project; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.