State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, January 24, 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 Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 83: A bill for an act relating to taxation; repealing the sales tax exemption for clothing; adjusting the sales tax rate; creating a clothing sales tax credit; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 116.92, subdivision 8; 297A.62, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.61, subdivision 46; 297A.67, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Stumpf, Torres Ray and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 84: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a minimum school counselor to student ratio; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 85: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying environmental impact statement process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116D.04, subdivisions 2a, 3a, 11, 13, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116D.04, subdivisions 5a, 9, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Rosen, Stumpf, Saxhaug, Benson and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 86: A bill for an act relating to energy; removing ban on increased carbon dioxide emissions by utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216H.02, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216H.03.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 87: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing certain nursing facilities’ operating rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.441, subdivision 50a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Sheran, Pappas, Robling and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 88: A bill for an act relating to cities; authorizing a statutory or home rule charter city to provide for a full-time student at an institution of higher education to become an ex officio member of the city council; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 410.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Benson, Gimse, Hann and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 89: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing electronic benefit transfer card restrictions and requirements; modifying the MFIP residency requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256D.02, subdivision 4; 256D.05, subdivision 6; 256D.09, subdivisions 1, 2a; 256D.47; 256J.01, subdivision 2; 256J.08, subdivisions 65, 82a, 85, by adding subdivisions; 256J.12, subdivisions 1a, 2, by adding a subdivision; 256J.24, subdivisions 3, 5, 5a; 256J.26, subdivision 1; 256J.31, subdivision 12; 256J.37, subdivision 3a; 256J.39, subdivision 1; 256J.42; 256J.46, subdivision 1; 256J.50, subdivision 6; 256J.626, subdivision 2; 256J.68, subdivision 1; 256J.69, subdivision 1; 256J.77; 256J.95, subdivisions 1, 3, 7, 10, 12, 18; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256.9862, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 90: A resolution memorializing the United States Congress to appropriate money for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 91: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sale of certain tax-forfeited land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 92: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land bordering public waters.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 93: A bill for an act relating to education; creating model curriculum for mental health; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 94: A bill for an act relating to state government finance; making appropriation reductions to human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.766.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Bonoff, Olson and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 95: A bill for an act relating to education finance; permitting Independent School District No. 284, Wayzata, to participate in the alternative facilities revenue program; amending Laws 1999, chapter 241, article 4, section 25, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pederson, Howe, Nelson, Saxhaug and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 96: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying eligibility for children of business owners; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 268.085, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Pederson and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 97: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an Integrated Science and Engineering Laboratory Facility at St. Cloud State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Higgins, Robling, Bonoff, Berglin and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 98: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting a seller of goods or services from accepting a financial transaction card in payment unless photo identification is produced; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 99: A bill for an act relating to public health; requiring the commissioner of health to research and report on autism; requiring the Department of Human Services to train autism service providers; requiring notification of autism service options for medical assistance and MinnesotaCare recipients; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 100: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain surplus state land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Brown, Pederson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 101: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; restoring green acres and agricultural classifications to pre-2008 status; creating green acres working group; providing appointments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 273.111, subdivisions 3, 11a; 273.13, subdivision 23; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 273.1108; 273.111, subdivisions 3a, 4, 8, 9, 9a, 11; 273.114; 273.1384, subdivision 2; Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 6, section 52.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Hoffman, Pederson, Harrington and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 102: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing the penalty for criminal sexual conduct in the first degree; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.342, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Thompson, Koch, Robling, Hann and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 103: 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 Kubly, Bonoff, Stumpf, Hann and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 104: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for access to records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 120A.22, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Sheran, Higgins, Langseth, Howe and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 105: A bill for an act relating to disasters; establishing local disaster assistance program and local disaster fund; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 106: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees retirement association; Virginia Fire Department Relief Association; authorizing an administrative consolidation of the relief association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 69.77, subdivisions 1a, 4; 353.01, subdivision 2a; 353.05; 353.06; 353.15, subdivision 1; 353.37, subdivision 1; 353.65, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 353.68, subdivision 1; 356.20, subdivision 2; 356.214, subdivision 1; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; 356.401, subdivision 3; 356.407, subdivision 2; 356.465, subdivision 3; 423A.02, subdivision 1b; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Limmer, Ingebrigtsen, Hoffman, Newman and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 107: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying approved security motor vehicle and uniform markings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169.98, subdivision 3; 626.88, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hoffman, Newman, Harrington and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 108: A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating the crime of criminal possession or sale of identification documents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 109: A bill for an act relating to the city of Taylors Falls; authorizing the city of Taylors Falls to establish and exercise border city development zone powers; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.