State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, April 11, 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 Sheran, Stumpf, Bonoff and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1131: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying licensure requirements for paraprofessionals using restrictive procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 125A.0942, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Metzen and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1132: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Floodwood for business development public infrastructure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Torres Ray, Higgins, Berglin, Dibble and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 1133: A bill for an act relating to jobs; awarding grants for the summer youth employment program; appropriating money to the city of Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1134: A bill for an act relating to health; changing provisions for body art technicians; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 146B.03, subdivision 4; 146B.04, subdivision 1; 146B.06, subdivision 5; 146B.10, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1135: A bill for an act relating to health; extending the Maternal and Child Health Advisory Task Force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 145.881, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Wolf, Rest, Lourey, Rosen and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1136: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending operation requirements and regulation of electric-assisted bicycles; permitting electric-assisted bicycle operation on bikeways and bicycle trails; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 85.015, by adding a subdivision; 85.018, subdivisions 2, 4; 160.263, subdivision 2; 169.011, subdivision 27; 169.223, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Hann, Gazelka and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1137: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing designation of state agency programs as performance-based organizations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Harrington and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1138: A bill for an act relating to data practices; permitting sharing of law enforcement data in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.82, by adding a subdivision; 13.84, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1139: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a lease levy for administrative space for Independent School District No. 656, Faribault.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Parry, Senjem and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1140: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying placement of certain motor vehicle license plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.79, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators DeKruif, Lillie and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1141: A bill for an act relating to construction; requiring residential written contract performance guidelines be provided to subcontractors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326B.809.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Nienow, Gazelka, Gerlach and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1142: A bill for an act relating to insurance; providing a separate risk pool for employers that have between 51 and 100 employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62L.02, subdivision 26, by adding a subdivision; 62L.08, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 1143: A bill for an act relating to state government; making technical changes to data practices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.02, subdivisions 3, 4, 8a, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15; 13.03, subdivision 1; 13.10, subdivision 1; 13.201; 13.202, subdivision 3; 13.35; 13.3805, subdivisions 1, 2; 13.384, subdivision 1; 13.39, subdivision 2; 13.392, subdivision 1; 13.393; 13.40, subdivision 1; 13.41, subdivision 2; 13.46, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 13.462, subdivision 1; 13.467, subdivision 1; 13.47, subdivision 1; 13.485, by adding subdivisions; 13.495; 13.51, subdivisions 1, 2; 13.52; 13.548; 13.55, subdivision 1; 13.585, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 13.59, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 13.591, subdivision 4; 13.601, subdivision 3; 13.643, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 13.6435, by adding a subdivision; 13.65, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 13.67; 13.679, subdivisions 1, 2; 13.714; 13.719, subdivisions 1, 5; 13.7191, subdivisions 14, 18; 13.72, subdivision 7; 13.792; 13.7932; 13.82, subdivisions 2, 3, 6, 7; 13.83, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 13.861, subdivision 1; 13.87, subdivisions 1, 2; 79A.16; 79A.28; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13D.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Kubly, Magnus, Lourey, Senjem and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1144: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing beginning farmer program tax credits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.06, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hann, Senjem, Hoffman, Newman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1145: A bill for an act relating to human services; permitting the state to contract with third-party administrators to provide medical assistance benefits; requiring use of a competitive request for proposal process; repealing mandatory participation by health maintenance organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256B.0644; 256B.69, subdivisions 2, 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62D.04, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Wolf, Chamberlain, Thompson and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1146: A bill for an act relating to public employment; requiring written request for dues check off; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 179A.06, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 1147: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for construction manager/general contractor contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.72, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1148: A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting certain activities on rail bank property; imposing misdemeanor penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 222.63, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1149: A bill for an act relating to data practices; clarifying definition of "personnel data"; classifying data obtained for design-build transportation projects; classifying certain data related to adopt-a-highway program; classifying data related to mileage-based road users; modifying provisions related to traffic accident data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.43, subdivision 1; 13.72, subdivision 11, by adding subdivisions; 169.09, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1150: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the Sunset Advisory Commission; providing for sunset and review of state agencies and their rules; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3D.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1151: A bill for an act relating to health; adjusting contracting procedures between health care providers and health plan companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62Q.735, subdivision 5; 62Q.75, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1152: A bill for an act relating to the permanent school fund; creating an independent authority to manage, supervise, and administer Minnesota’s permanent school trust lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16A.06, subdivision 11; 16A.125, subdivision 5; 84.027, subdivision 18; 84.085, subdivision 1; 92.12, subdivision 1; 92.121; 92.13; 93.2236; 94.342, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 128E.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Gimse and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1153: A bill for an act relating to taxation; creating a teleworking credit; providing a sales tax exemption for telework expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Thompson, Harrington, Newman and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1154: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying provisions providing for representation by a public defender; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 611.14; 611.16; 611.18; 611.27, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1155: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing disaster recovery grant program; authorizing Department of Public Safety to provide technical assistance to local governments in a presidentially declared disaster; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 12.09, by adding a subdivision; 12A.15, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Skoe, Chamberlain and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 1156: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; valuation of income-producing property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 278.05, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Robling, Ortman and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1157: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; modifying provisions governing metropolitan transportation planning; creating a metropolitan transportation board; designating the board as the metropolitan planning organization for purposes of federal transportation law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 473.146, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Gazelka, Gerlach, Brown and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1158: A bill for an act relating to insurance; enacting the Group Insurance Portability Act (GIPA); conforming state law on continuation employer group health coverage to the federal COBRA law; providing access to a GAP policy as an alternative; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62A.146; 62A.148; 62A.17; 62A.20, subdivision 2; 62A.21, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Lillie and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 1159: A bill for an act relating to workers’ compensation; adopting recommendations of the Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 14.48, subdivisions 2, 3; 14.49; 14.50; 176.106, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 176.238, subdivision 6; 176.305, subdivisions 1, 1a; 176.307; 176.341, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1160: A bill for an act relating to education; recommending comprehensive eye exams; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 121A.17, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hall, Gazelka, Stumpf, Hoffman and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 1161: A bill for an act relating to marriage; requiring participation in a marriage dissolution education program in marriage dissolution or legal separation proceedings involving minor children; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.465, subdivision 9; 518.091, subdivision 2; 518.157.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Dibble and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1162: A bill for an act relating to real property; landlord and tenant; clarifying definition of a residential tenant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 504B.285, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 1163: A bill for an act relating to education; conforming school food authority procurement cycle with the federal procurement cycle; clarifying contract terms for certain food service management contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 123B.52, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Harrington, Magnus and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1164: A bill for an act relating to stadiums; providing for a new National Football League stadium in Minnesota; establishing a site selection process; providing for a Minnesota Stadium Authority; abolishing the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission; authorizing the imposition of certain taxes; authorizing the sale and issuance of revenue bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3.971, subdivision 6; 3.9741, by adding a subdivision; 10A.01, subdivision 35; 13.55, subdivision 1; 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 27; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 340A.404, subdivision 1; 352.01, subdivision 2a; 473.121, subdivision 5a; 473.164; 473.565, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 295; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473J; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 137.50, subdivision 5; 473.551; 473.552; 473.553, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13; 473.556, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17; 473.561; 473.564, subdivisions 2, 3; 473.572; 473.581; 473.592, subdivision 1; 473.595; 473.5955; 473.596; 473.598; 473.599; 473.5995; 473.76.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Nienow and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1165: A bill for an act relating to children; modifying early intervention criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 125A.30.
Referred to the Committee on Education.