State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, April 28, 2011
10:30 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Hall, Olson, Kruse, Rest and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1325: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; extending authority of the county to impose a mortgage registry and deed tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 383B.80, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1326: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the list of Schedule I controlled substances to add the synthetic drug known as plant food; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 152.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 1327: A bill for an act relating to manufactured home park lot rentals; establishing a new administrative remedy for violations of Minnesota Statutes, sections 327C.01 to 327C.14; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 327C.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 327C.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Marty, Lourey, McGuire, Torres Ray and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 1328: A bill for an act relating to welfare reform; enabling low-income workers to meet basic needs; reducing welfare costs to taxpayers; providing child care assistance to low-income workers; increasing working family tax credit; increasing minimum wage; reestablishing the Minnesota emergency employment development program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9, 10; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivisions 4a, 7; 119B.10; 119B.11, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 119B.15; 119B.24; 177.24, subdivision 1; 290.0671, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 20, 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.07; 119B.09, subdivision 3; 119B.11, subdivision 4; 290.0671, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Marty, McGuire, Rest, Sieben and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1329: A bill for an act relating to lobbyists; prohibiting former legislators, constitutional officers, and agency heads from lobbying for legislative or administrative action for two years after leaving office; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Marty and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1330: A bill for an act relating to legislative procedure; requiring certain conference committee communications to be open to the public; requiring budget negotiations between legislative leaders and bill and budget negotiations between the governor and legislative leaders to be open to the public; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 3.055, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1331: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the pasture exemption from feedlot requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116.07, subdivision 7d.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Parry, Lillie and DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 1332: A bill for an act relating to veterans; preserving a collection of veterans license plates; directing the distribution and sale of remaining discontinued veterans plates and authorizing the use of revenues; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1333: A bill for an act relating to public safety; aligning state controlled substance schedules with federal controlled substance schedules; modifying the authority of the Board of Pharmacy to regulate controlled substances; allowing the electronic prescribing of controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 152.01, by adding a subdivision; 152.02; 152.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 2d, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 1334: A bill for an act relating to family law; providing for calculation of maintenance after child support; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 518.552, by adding a subdivision; 518A.29.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Higgins, Sheran, Kelash and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1335: A bill for an act relating to public health; requiring reporting by manufacturers of children’s products that contain harmful chemicals; specifying treatment of harmful chemicals that are trade secrets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.7411, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1336: A bill for an act relating to the city of Sauk Rapids; authorizing inclusion of certain parcels in a tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1337: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for interchange at Highway 14 and Dodge County Road 15; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1338: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Hall, Scheid, Higgins and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1339: A bill for an act relating to children; creating the Family Reunification Act of 2011; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 260C.101, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.