State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, January 31, 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 Ortman, Newman, Thompson, Michel and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 149: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; modifying remedies related to certain unlawful or deceptive trade practice actions; permitting appeals of certain court orders related to class actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 8.31, subdivision 3a, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 540.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Gazelka, Brown, Hoffman, Lillie and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 150: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying residency requirements for MFIP and general assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256D.02, subdivision 12a, by adding a subdivision; 256J.12, subdivisions 1a, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Kubly, Langseth, Sheran and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 151: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a veterans home in Montevideo.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Kruse, Jungbauer, Scheid, Wolf and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 152: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Coon Rapids Dam; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pogemiller and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 153: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for renovation and expansion of the Brian Coyle Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Vandeveer, Newman, Nienow, Sieben and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 154: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for appeals of denial of green acres treatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.111, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 155: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; authorizing registration and operation of mini trucks as all-terrain vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.92, subdivisions 8, 10; 84.922, subdivision 1a; 169.011, subdivision 40a; 169.045, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 156: A bill for an act relating to elections; increasing the time provided for canvassing state primary election returns; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 204C.32.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Bakk, Saxhaug and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 157: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring state funds used for state-funded projects to use state or American-made goods; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Pederson, Miller, Saxhaug and DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 158: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from the outdoor heritage fund; modifying certain outdoor heritage provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97A.056, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2009, chapter 172, article 1, section 2, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Carlson, Parry, DeKruif, Hoffman and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 159: A bill for an act relating to local government; abolishing certain local government mandates; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.61; 123B.05; 126C.12; 134.34, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 7; 326B.145; 340A.403, subdivision 4; 382.265; 388.24, subdivision 4; 395.14; 395.15; 395.16; 395.17; 395.18; 395.19; 395.20; 395.21; 395.22; 395.23; 395.24; 471.6161, subdivision 5; 471.661; 471.991; 471.992, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 471.993; 471.994; 471.995; 471.9966; 471.997; 471.9981, subdivisions 5a, 5b, 6, 7; 471.999; 626.8458, subdivision 5; 626.8468, subdivision 1; 626A.17.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Hann, Scheid, Magnus, Limmer and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 160: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; prohibiting actions against certain persons for weight gain as a result of consuming certain foods; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Pederson, Howe, Brown, Hoffman and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 161: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring coordination with Wisconsin in establishing a phosphorus standard for Lake Pepin.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Pederson, Hoffman, Vandeveer, Dahms and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 162: A bill for an act relating to health; exempting municipal laboratories from certification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.98, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Pappas and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 163: A bill for an act relating to state government; increasing the membership of the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 3.85, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Olson, Bakk, Hann, Gazelka and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 164: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the general assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256D.06, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Olson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 165: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring rulemaking to allow mechanical control of narrow-leaved cattail without an aquatic plant management permit.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Latz and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 166: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a school district to use its operating capital for certain costs associated with closing a school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.10, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Gerlach, Scheid, Kruse and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 167: A bill for an act relating to real estate professionals; regulating the provision of broker price opinions on residential real estate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 82.55, by adding subdivisions; 82.81, subdivision 9; 82B.021, subdivision 19; 82B.035, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 82.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Jungbauer, Nienow, Gerlach, Scheid and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 168: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exemption from smoking prohibition in public places; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.414, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Limmer, Vandeveer, Gazelka and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 169: 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 Daley, Nienow, DeKruif and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 170: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring teacher candidates to pass basic skills exam; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 122A.18, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 171: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding the uses of operating capital revenue to include leasing vehicles, including school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.10, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Scheid and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 172: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain requirements for titling watercraft; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 86B.825, subdivision 3; 86B.830, subdivision 2; 86B.850, subdivision 1; 86B.885.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 173: A bill for an act relating to taxation; appealing official orders of commissioner of revenue; notice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 271.06, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Fischbach, Ingebrigtsen, Scheid, Parry and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 174: A bill for an act relating to gambling; providing for electronic linked bingo; establishing electronic pull-tabs and video lottery terminals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.94; 299L.02, subdivision 1; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349.12, subdivisions 5, 12a, 25b, 25c, 25d, by adding subdivisions; 349.15, subdivision 1; 349.151, subdivision 4c, by adding a subdivision; 349.16, subdivision 7; 349.1635, subdivision 1; 349.17, subdivisions 6, 8; 349.18, subdivision 1; 349.211, subdivision 1a; 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; 349; 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 Ingebrigtsen, Hoffman, Dahms, Pederson and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 175: A bill for an act relating to state government; designating English as the official language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 171.04, subdivision 1; 171.13, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 15.441.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.