State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 14, 2011
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 301: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the fourth-degree assault crime and the assaulting a police horse crime to provide more protection to law enforcement assistants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.02, by adding a subdivision; 609.2231, by adding a subdivision; 609.597.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Vandeveer, Hann, Scheid, Sparks and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 302: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating dental plan contracts and provider audits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62Q.76, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.78, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 303: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an aviation maintenance expansion project at Northland Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 304: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; naming the Terry McGaughey Memorial Bridge.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 305: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing an income tax checkoff for multiple sclerosis research and assistance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 270C.445, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bonoff, Stumpf and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 306: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a public school’s fiber optic infrastructure grant program; establishing the grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Vandeveer and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 307: A bill for an act relating to highways; prohibiting toll roads; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 117.226; 160.93, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 160.84; 160.85; 160.86; 160.87; 160.88; 160.89; 160.90; 160.91; 160.92.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Tomassoni and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 308: A bill for an act relating to State Lottery; authorizing director of the State Lottery to establish video lottery terminals; providing duties and powers to director of the State Lottery; providing for use of video lottery revenues; modifying certain lawful gambling taxes; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.94; 297E.02, subdivision 1; 299L.02, subdivision 1; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349.15, subdivision 1; 349A.01, subdivisions 10, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 349A.04; 349A.06, subdivisions 1, 5, 8, 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.08, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 349A.09, subdivision 1; 349A.10, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6; 349A.11, subdivision 1; 349A.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.651, subdivision 1; 609.75, subdivisions 3, 4; 609.761, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297E.01, subdivision 7; 297E.02, subdivisions 4, 6, 7.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Sheran, Rosen and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 309: A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to allocate permanent funding for Minnesota Faith in Action; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 310: A bill for an act relating to chemical health; providing interstate contracts for detoxification services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245.50.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 311: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying health record privacy provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.293, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Dahms and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 312: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Marshall to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 313: A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing placement of a plaque in the court of honor on the Capitol grounds to honor American Indian veterans from this state.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 314: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing LaSalle Lake State Recreation Area as a satellite unit of Itasca State Park; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 85.013, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Olson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 315: A bill for an act relating to education finance; amending lease levy authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Skoe, Langseth and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 316: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to implement flood damage reduction projects in the Red River of the North; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 317: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for RIM conservation reserve; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 318: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring school referendum elections to be held only on general election days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.17, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Rosen, Magnus, Kelash, Parry and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 319: A bill for an act relating to history and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Rosen, Sheran, Parry and DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 320: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for county highway-rail grade crossing warning devices; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Dahms, Sheran, Ingebrigtsen and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 321: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money for rehabilitation of the Dodd Ford Bridge.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 322: A resolution memorializing the United States Congress regarding the unauthorized and unscientific regulation of carbon dioxide emissions by the Environmental Protection Agency.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 323: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing sales of specific clothing and memorabilia by an exclusive liquor store; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.412, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Newman and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 324: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing allotment provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 16A.152, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann, Olson, Michel, Bonoff and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 325: A bill for an act relating to education; creating the MNovate commission; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Anderson, Senjem, Langseth and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 326: A bill for an act relating to taxation; creating an income checkoff for homeless prevention; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 270C.445, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Miller and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 327: A bill for an act relating to veterans; specifying the county in which a new veterans cemetery must be located; amending Laws 2010, chapter 333, article 2, section 23.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 328: A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring conveyance of certain surplus state land in Schmidt Wildlife Management Area.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Stumpf and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 329: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain consolidated conservation lands.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Parry, DeKruif and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 330: A bill for an act relating to highways; designating portion of marked Interstate Highway 35 as Deputy John W. Liebenstein Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Michel, Bonoff, Berglin and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 331: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; creating an early childhood education scholarship finance system; providing tax credits for training and retaining early education workers; improving quality early childhood education programming; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.09, subdivision 5; 119B.13, subdivision 3a; 124D.15, subdivisions 3, 3a; 270B.14, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19c; 290.0674, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.16, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 332: A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting certain offenses to be charged in either the county of the offense or the home county of the arresting law enforcement agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 436.05, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Limmer and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 333: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying Mississippi River management plan.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Olson, Wiger, Michel and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 334: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school authorizer restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.10, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.