State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 17, 2011
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 335: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; expanding requirement of display of vehicle lighting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.48.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 336: A bill for an act relating to building codes; allowing Mille Lacs County to rescind adoption of the State Building Code.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 337: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting taking white deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.311.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 338: A bill for an act relating to education; permitting a fund transfer for Independent School District No. 837, Madelia.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Olson, Limmer, Harrington, Scheid and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 339: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the time period in which an offender is considered to be in a position of authority over a victim for purposes of the criminal sexual conduct laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.341, subdivision 10; 609.342, subdivision 1; 609.343, subdivision 1; 609.344, subdivision 1; 609.345, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Kubly, Stumpf, Sparks and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 340: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for special "MN supports family farmers" license plates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Senjem, Rest, Lourey and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 341: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing alternative site for keeping motor vehicle dealer records; modifying provision related to motor vehicle registration; adding provision relating to treatment of vehicle history information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.017, subdivision 3; 168A.11, subdivision 4; 325F.6642, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 342: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for Cook County higher education.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 343: A bill for an act relating to veterans; providing a waiver of immunity for veterans to sue the state of Minnesota as an employer in federal or other courts for violation of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 1.05, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Thompson and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 344: A bill for an act relating to evidence; limiting the availability of certain evidence arising from a collaborative law process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 595.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Pappas, Sieben and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 345: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing certain registration requirements and provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 201.061, subdivision 1; 201.071, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Senjem and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 346: A bill for an act relating to the Mississippi River Parkway Commission; changing its expiration date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 161.1419, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Senjem, Fischbach, Marty, Torres Ray and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 347: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring collection and reporting of certain data related to Alzheimer’s disease; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Berglin, Lourey and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 348: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying personal care assistance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256B.0625, subdivision 19a; 256B.0652, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 349: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; modifying provision relating to disability parking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.345, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 350: A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting the eligibility criteria for sparsity revenue; permitting Independent School District No. 356, Lancaster, to recover sparsity aid that the district lost due to the closing of a school building; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.10, subdivision 8a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 351: A bill for an act relating to health care; creating a withhold to managed care plans and county-based purchasing plans for reducing second hospitalizations within 30 days of a hospitalization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256B.69, subdivision 5a; 256L.12, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 352: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; amending statutes regarding receiverships and assignments for the benefit of creditors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 302A.753, subdivisions 2, 3; 302A.755; 302A.759, subdivision 1; 302A.761; 308A.945, subdivisions 2, 3; 308A.951; 308A.961, subdivision 1; 308A.965; 308B.935, subdivisions 2, 3; 308B.941; 308B.951, subdivision 1; 308B.955; 316.11; 317A.753, subdivisions 3, 4; 317A.755; 317A.759, subdivision 1; 322B.836, subdivisions 2, 3; 322B.84; 462A.05, subdivision 32; 469.012, subdivision 2i; 540.14; 559.17, subdivision 2; 576.04; 576.06; 576.08; 576.09; 576.11; 576.121; 576.123; 576.144; 576.15; 576.16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 576; 577; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 302A.759, subdivision 2; 308A.961, subdivision 2; 308B.951, subdivisions 2, 3; 317A.759, subdivision 2; 576.01; 577.01; 577.02; 577.03; 577.04; 577.05; 577.06; 577.08; 577.09; 577.10.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Berglin, Dibble, Langseth, Higgins and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 353: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a Minnesota African American History Museum in Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Chamberlain, Wolf, Carlson, Gimse and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 354: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring voters to provide picture identification before receiving a ballot; providing for the issuance of identification cards at no charge; establishing a procedure for provisional balloting; specifying other election administration procedures; requiring use of electronic polling place rosters; enacting procedures related to recounts; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 135A.17, subdivision 2; 200.02, by adding a subdivision; 201.021; 201.022, subdivision 1; 201.061, subdivisions 3, 7; 201.071, subdivision 3; 201.081; 201.091, subdivision 4; 201.121, subdivisions 1, 3; 201.171; 201.221, subdivision 3; 203B.06, subdivision 5; 203B.121, subdivision 1; 204B.14, subdivision 2; 204B.40; 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivisions 3, 4; 204C.14; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 204C.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 204C.23; 204C.24, subdivision 1; 204C.38; 204D.24, subdivision 2; 206.86, subdivisions 1, 2; 209.021, subdivision 1; 209.06, subdivision 1; 211B.11, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 200; 201; 204C; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 204E; 206A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.36, subdivision 5; 204C.34; 204C.35; 204C.36; 204C.361; Minnesota Rules, parts 8235.0200; 8235.0300; 8235.0400; 8235.0600; 8235.0700; 8235.0800; 8235.1100; 8235.1200.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Harrington, Goodwin and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 355: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying grants for youth intervention programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 299A.73, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Gerlach, Ingebrigtsen and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 356: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying eligibility for reimbursement from petroleum tank release cleanup fund; extending sunset date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 115C.09, subdivision 3c; 115C.13.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 357: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing a grant to the Kensington Area Historical Society for development of a museum and heritage center.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Kubly, Pederson, Gazelka and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 358: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for beaver control by road authorities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.667.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Michel, Lillie and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 359: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the Sunset Advisory Commission; providing for sunset and review of state agencies; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3D.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 360: A bill for an act relating to transit; removing restrictions on Dan Patch commuter rail line planning and development; repealing Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 85.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Magnus, Parry and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 361: A bill for an act relating to state government; Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Tomassoni, Scheid, Jungbauer and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 362: A bill for an act relating to health; creating an exception to the Clean Indoor Air Act; allowing employee smoking rooms under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.4167, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 363: A bill for an act relating to the city of Clearwater; modifying local sales tax provisions; amending Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 7, section 19, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 364: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; discontinuing state tree nursery operations; requiring sale of state tree nursery land; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 89.06; 89.35; 89.36; 89.37; 89.38; 89.39; 89.391.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Parry, Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 365: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating funds for marked Trunk Highway 14 construction.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Parry, Rosen, Dahms, Magnus and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 366: A bill for an act relating to transportation; permitting gross weight seasonal increases for transportation of sweet corn; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.826, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Chamberlain, Howe, Ortman and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 367: A bill for an act relating to taxation; clarifying the imposition of sales tax on motor vehicle paint and supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.61, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Senjem, Rosen, Sheran, Sparks and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 368: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying fees for transactions relating to motor vehicles and drivers’ licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.33, subdivision 7; 171.06, subdivisions 2, 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Wiger and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 369: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition of land for the Fish Creek Natural Greenway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 370: A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to develop a proposal to create a single administrative structure for the delivery of medical nonemergency transportation services in the medical assistance program.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators DeKruif, Ortman, Miller, Benson and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 371: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating sales tax on purchases by political subdivisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.