State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 7, 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 Skoe and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 232: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing for lakewide invasive species control on public waters; exempting lakewide invasive species control from certain permit fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 103G.615, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 233: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Oliver H. Kelley Farm Historical Site; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Jungbauer and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 234: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring certain meetings between Department of Natural Resources, Ojibwe bands, and Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission to be subject to open meeting law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 235: A bill for an act relating to environment; repealing state goals for greenhouse gas emission reductions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3.8851, subdivision 3; 116J.437, subdivision 1; 216H.021, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 216C.055; 216H.02; 216H.07.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Magnus, Jungbauer, Metzen, Rosen and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 236: A bill for an act relating to public safety; 911 telephone service; providing for collection of 911 fees from prepaid wireless telecommunications services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 403.02, by adding a subdivision; 403.11, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 237: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; transferring certain responsibilities to Board of Water and Soil Resources from Pollution Control Agency and Department of Natural Resources.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 238: A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying responsibilities of Pollution Control Agency; providing for state environmental permit coordination and management; abolishing Environmental Quality Board; specifying transfer of responsibilities from abolished board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116.02, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 116.02, subdivision 8; 116C.01; 116C.02; 116C.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3a, 4, 5, 6; 116C.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10, 11; 116C.06; 116C.08.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Kruse, Scheid, Nelson and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 239: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a transfer from the reserved for operating capital account to the undesignated general fund; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 240: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the definition of optometry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 148.56, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 241: A bill for an act relating to real property; allowing common interest community unit owners to obtain copies of association records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 515B.3-118.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Bonoff and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 242: A bill for an act relating to education finance; repealing requirement that Department of Management and Budget require school district state-aid payments to be reduced prior to state of Minnesota undertaking short-term borrowing for cash flow needs; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 127A.46.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Gazelka, Scheid, Dahms, Brown and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 243: A bill for an act relating to insurance; establishing the Fairness for Responsible Drivers Act; limiting certain remedies of uninsured motorists; increasing the amount of certain criminal fines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 65B.51, subdivision 3; 169.797, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 244: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing the permitted holding period for exempt property held for economic development for certain cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 272.02, subdivision 39.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 245: A bill for an act relating to family law; modifying provisions governing grandparent visitation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 257C.08, subdivisions 2, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 257C.08, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 246: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting growth in market value; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Gerlach and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 247: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring local government employees to approve participation in or withdrawal from the public employees insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 43A.316, subdivision 5; 471.61, subdivision 2b; 471.611, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Fischbach, Rosen, Marty, Berglin and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 248: A bill for an act relating to health; extending moratorium on radiation therapy facility construction in certain counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.5509.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Kruse, Scheid, Gazelka, Carlson and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 249: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the provision of certain goods and services of residential contractors; providing enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 325E.66.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Rosen, Hann, Thompson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 250: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a qualified economic offer in teacher contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.40, by adding a subdivision; 122A.41, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Jungbauer, Nienow and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 251: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for five-year continuing teacher contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.40, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 122A.41, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Jungbauer and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 252: A bill for an act relating to commerce; authorizing use and sale of incandescent light bulbs manufactured in Minnesota; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 253: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating compensation for faculty in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities for the biennium ending June 30, 2013.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Vandeveer, Nienow, Benson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 254: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying license requirements for adult foster care and family adult day services; directing commissioner to apply for federal waiver for medical assistance reimbursement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 245A.11, subdivision 2b; 245A.143, subdivision 1; 256B.49, subdivision 16a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 255: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ licenses; requiring school attendance as a condition of obtaining instruction permits and drivers’ licenses for applicants under 18; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.32, subdivision 3; 171.02, subdivision 3; 171.04, subdivision 1; 171.05, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 256: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for an all-terrain vehicle trail in Lake County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Kelash, Langseth and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 257: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Lindau Lane Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Saxhaug, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 258: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting property owned and operated by a veterans organization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Saxhaug and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 259: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing scopes on muzzleloaders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.031, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Saxhaug and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 260: A bill for an act relating to county and agricultural society lands; clarifying authority of county boards and county agricultural societies to exchange lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 38.01; 373.01, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Senjem, Newman and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 261: A bill for an act relating to regulatory reform; providing that certain rules take effect only upon legislative approval; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 14.19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 14; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 14.127.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Senjem and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 262: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements related to Trunk Highway 52 in Rochester; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Dahms, Sheran, DeKruif and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 263: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Minnesota Valley Regional Rail Authority; authorizing sale and issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Limmer, Carlson, Stumpf, Rosen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 264: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators DeKruif, Benson, Nienow, Kruse and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 265: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Howe, DeKruif, Parry, Sheran and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 266: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; modifying provision exempting road equipment preparing for winter storm from certain highway restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.035, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dahms, Rosen, Ortman, Sheran and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 267: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding exemption for public safety radio communication system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.70, subdivision 8; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.