State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Bonoff and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1251: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to acquire land within the statutory boundaries of Crow Wing State Park.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1252: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; authorizing a salary credit purchase by certain part-time teaching program participants.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1253: A bill for an act relating to civil law; providing certain liability protections for those grazing livestock on state land; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1254: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending criminal trespass; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.605, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1255: 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.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 1256: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a waste transfer station in Renville County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Newman and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 1257: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing familial DNA searches; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Harrington and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1258: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Beacon Bluff Business Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1259: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; allowing vehicles bearing special veterans’ plates to park free of charge in public parking facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Kruse, Chamberlain, Hann, Thompson and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 1260: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting counties to perform private audit meeting standards of state auditor; permitting federal single audit for cities and counties; eliminating certain mandated reporting; providing for alternative Web site publication; making building code official designation permissive; modifying certain mandates for municipal planning process; repealing mandate of clerk hire in certain counties; repealing provisions on seed and feed loans; repealing certain mandates regarding group insurance for governmental units; repealing mandate for policy on out-of-state travel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 6.48; 299A.77; 326B.133, subdivision 1; 331A.12; 462.355, subdivision 4; 471.697, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 326B.145; 340A.403, subdivision 4; 382.265; 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.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1261: A bill for an act relating to children; modify certain children’s mental health provisions regarding juvenile treatment screening; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 260C.157, subdivision 3; 260D.01.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1262: A bill for an act relating to administration; appropriating money for a structural risk assessment of the Capitol site.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Nelson, Michel, Senjem and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1263: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money to the Minnesota Children’s Museum.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1264: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying formula for municipal state aid to cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 162.13, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Pederson and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1265: A bill for an act relating to drug and alcohol testing; modifying provisions related to professional athletes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 181.955, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1266: A bill for an act relating to state government; making changes to state government resource recovery program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115A.15, subdivisions 2, 9, 10; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115A.15, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1267: A bill for an act relating to corporations; providing for incorporation of socially responsible for-profit business corporations; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 304A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1268: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating pay day lenders; authorizing the imposition of certain fees and charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 47.59, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Benson, Hann, Nienow, Marty and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1269: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring reporting of fiscal information on health care services to children under Minnesota public health care programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Wiger and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1270: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing a provision in geospatial advisory council and extending the expiration date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 16B.99, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 16B.99, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Bonoff and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 1271: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring study on cooling capacity of geothermal energy from municipal wells.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Newman and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1272: A bill for an act relating to real property; landlord and tenant; modifying certain late fee provisions; clarifying certain provisions related to eviction from property subject to foreclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 504B.177; 504B.285, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Senjem and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1273: A bill for an act relating to commerce; repealing prohibition on municipality issuing more than one off-sale license to any one person or place; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.412, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Jungbauer, Vandeveer, Higgins and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1274: A bill for an act relating to occupations; establishing licensing of interior designers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326.02, subdivision 4b.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Vandeveer and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1275: A bill for an act relating to real estate; regulating the purchase of real estate during the redemption period following a sheriff’s sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 580.06, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 1276: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for predesign and preliminary engineering for the removal of the Minnesota Falls Dam on the Minnesota River near Granite Falls and for predesign and preliminary engineering for construction of a rock rapids structure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1277: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing for increased annuity for surviving spouse and dependent children of employee killed while engaged in emergency response to flooding.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1278: A bill for an act relating to civil law; extending civil immunity to municipalities that donate fire and rescue equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 466.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1279: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; authorizing a joint powers entity in Sibley and Renville Counties to engage in certain telecommunications activity.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Thompson, Higgins, Michel and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1280: A bill for an act relating to employment; providing notice of sharing of gratuities and authorizing employers to safeguard and disburse shared gratuities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 177.24, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1281: A bill for an act relating to energy; creating solar energy standard for utilities; regulating solar energy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216B.1691, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 1282: A bill for an act relating to courts; establishing a pilot program to fund mediation programs in Koochiching and Rice Counties through a surcharge on district court filing fees; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1283: A bill for an act relating to the State Capitol; creating an advisory committee on Capitol Complex Security; authorizing the State Patrol to provide security and protection to certain government officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 299D.03, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299E.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1284: A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to health care program provisions; making technical and policy changes; clarifying obsolete language; making federal conformity changes; clarifying eligibility requirements; modifying pharmaceutical provisions; clarifying certain covered services; eliminating the elderly waiver payment; providing a right to appeal and appeal processes; imposing provider requirements; requiring a report on nonemergency medical transportation; requiring reporting of managed care and county-based purchasing data; providing civil penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.461, subdivision 24a; 256B.02, by adding a subdivision; 256B.03, by adding subdivisions; 256B.04, by adding a subdivision; 256B.056, subdivisions 1c, 3, 3c; 256B.057, subdivision 9; 256B.0625, subdivisions 13, 13d, 13e, 17a, 22, 30, 31, by adding subdivisions; 256B.064, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 2; 256B.0641, subdivision 1; 256B.0659, subdivision 30; 256B.199; 256B.27, subdivision 3; 256B.69, subdivisions 5, 28, by adding a subdivision; 256B.76, subdivision 4; 256L.04, subdivision 7b; 256L.05, subdivision 3; 256L.11, subdivision 6; 256L.15, subdivision 1; Laws 2010, First Special Session chapter 1, article 16, sections 8; 9; 10; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256.01, subdivision 18b; 256B.69, subdivision 9b.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1285: A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to chemical and mental health services; making rate reforms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 245.462, subdivision 8; 245.467, subdivision 2; 245A.03, subdivision 7; 253B.02, subdivision 9; 254B.03, subdivisions 5, 9; 254B.05; 254B.12; 254B.13, subdivision 3; 256.9693; 256B.0622, subdivision 8; 256B.0623, subdivisions 3, 8; 256B.0624, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 256B.0625, subdivisions 23, 38; 256B.0926, subdivision 2; 256B.0947; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 254B.01, subdivision 7; 256B.0622, subdivision 8a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1286: A bill for an act relating to health; changing provisions to resident case mix classification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.0724, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1287: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions regarding the Minnesota sex offender program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 253B.141, subdivision 2; 253B.185, subdivisions 1, 16, by adding subdivisions; 253B.19, subdivision 2; 609.485, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1288: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying human services agency provisions; modifying agency hearing and appeals provisions; creating the Disparities Reduction Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256.045, subdivisions 3, 4; 256.0451, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1289: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying human services agency provisions; modifying agency hearing and appeals provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256.045, subdivisions 3, 4; 256.0451, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 1290: A bill for an act relating to local government aids; providing alternative sales tax sharing to certain cities in lieu of local government aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 477A.013, subdivision 9; 477A.03, subdivision 2a, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 1291: A bill for an act relating to education; providing special instruction and services that meet minimum federal special education requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 125A.03; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 121A.43; 121A.67; 125A.023, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7; 125A.027; 125A.06; 125A.08; 125A.11; 125A.12; 125A.13; 125A.14; 125A.15; 125A.155; 125A.16; 125A.17; 125A.18; 125A.19; 125A.20; 125A.21; 125A.22; 125A.23; 125A.24; 125A.25; 125A.259; 125A.26; 125A.27; 125A.29; 125A.30; 125A.31; 125A.32; 125A.33; 125A.34; 125A.35; 125A.36; 125A.37; 125A.38; 125A.39; 125A.40; 125A.41; 125A.42; 125A.43; 125A.44; 125A.45; 125A.46; 125A.48; 125A.51; 125A.515, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 125A.52; 125A.53; 125A.54; 125A.55; 125A.57; 125A.58; 125A.59; 125A.60; Minnesota Rules, parts 3525.0300; 3525.0550; 3525.0700; 3525.0750; 3525.0755; 3525.0800; 3525.0850; 3525.1100; 3525.1352; 3525.1354, subpart 1; 3525.1400; 3525.1550; 3525.2325; 3525.2335, subpart 2; 3525.2340, subparts 4, 5; 3525.2350, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4; 3525.2380, subpart 1; 3525.2385; 3525.2405, subpart 1; 3525.2435; 3525.2440; 3525.2450; 3525.2455; 3525.2710; 3525.2810; 3525.2900, subparts 4, 5; 3525.3010; 3525.3100; 3525.3600.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Gimse and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1292: A resolution memorializing the President and Congress to enact legislation encouraging domestic oil drilling.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1293: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; clarifying the right of protective agents to escort oversized loads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326.338, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1294: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money for Indian language preservation.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1295: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; permitting certain Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system faculty members to elect prospective and retroactive defined benefit coverage for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system employment.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Miller, Ingebrigtsen, Harrington and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 1296: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring Department of Public Safety to maintain database of designated persons to be contacted when licensee involved in serious vehicle crash or emergency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.69, subdivision 1; 171.06, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1297: A bill for an act relating to highways; modifying provisions relating to toll lanes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 160.845; 160.93, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 160.93, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1298: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating the imposition of certain civil penalties by state agencies; awarding fees and expenses to prevailing parties in certain actions involving state agencies and municipalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 15.471, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 15.472; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 15; 471.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Thompson, Wolf and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1299: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying school readiness service agreements in the child care assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 119B.231, subdivisions 2, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.142.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Thompson and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1300: A bill for an act relating to health; repealing family home visiting programs and related provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 124D.141, subdivision 2; 145.882, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 145A.17, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1301: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing appointment of a deputy registrar and driver’s license agent in city of Farmington; repealing Laws 2010, chapter 351, section 67.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1302: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a school grading system; creating a school recognition program; modifying school report cards; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 120B.36, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1303: A bill for an act relating to public sector labor relations; changing provisions governing the period after contract expiration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 179A.20, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 1304: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money for civics education.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1305: A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to human services licensing provisions; changing data practices provisions; amending the Maltreatment of Vulnerable Adults Act; amending the Human Services Background Studies Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.46, subdivision 4; 245A.02, by adding subdivisions; 245A.04, subdivisions 1, 5, 7, 11; 245A.05; 245A.07, subdivision 3; 245A.08, subdivision 2a; 245A.10, subdivision 5; 245A.14, by adding a subdivision; 245A.22, subdivision 2; 245C.03, subdivision 1; 245C.04, subdivision 1; 245C.05, subdivisions 4, 6, 7; 245C.07; 245C.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 245C.14, subdivision 2; 245C.15; 245C.22, subdivision 5; 245C.28, subdivisions 1, 3; 245C.29, subdivision 2; 256.045, subdivision 3b; 626.557, subdivisions 9c, 12b; 626.5572, subdivisions 8, 11, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.