State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Saturday, May 21, 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 DeKruif, Gimse, Lillie, Parry and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1456: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; transferring certain duties regarding commercial vehicles and permits from commissioner of transportation to commissioner of public safety; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169.781, subdivisions 3, 5, 6; 169.783, subdivision 1; 169.81, subdivision 1; 169.826, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2; 169.8261, subdivision 2; 169.86; 169.862, subdivision 1; 169.863; 169.864, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 169.866, subdivisions 1, 3; 299D.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Nienow, Miller, Hall, Kruse and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1457: A bill for an act relating to state government; suspending compensation of legislators and the governor until certain major budget bills have been passed by the legislature; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Nienow, Miller, Hall, Parry and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 1458: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing certain appropriations continue in effect at a 70 percent rate unless eliminated or otherwise modified.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1459: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying determinations of substandard buildings for redevelopment districts and renewal and renovation districts in the tax increment financing law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 469.174, subdivisions 10, 10a; 469.176, subdivision 4j.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1460: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; increasing the cigarette and tobacco products taxes and fees; modifying definitions; requiring a study; imposing a floor stocks tax on cigarettes; adjusting the 2011 rate of the cigarette sales tax; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297F.01, subdivisions 3, 19; 297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 325D.32, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1461: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring rulemaking for recreational prospecting.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Magnus, Sparks, Rosen and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 1462: A bill for an act relating to the State Lottery; establishing lottery facility games; imposing a tax on and providing for facility revenues; providing powers and duties to the director; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 297A.94; 299L.02, subdivision 1; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.404, by adding a subdivision; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivisions 10, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 349A.02, subdivision 3; 349A.04; 349A.06, subdivision 8; 349A.08, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 349A.10, subdivisions 2, 5; 349A.11, subdivision 1; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.75, subdivision 3; 609.761, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Pappas, Magnus, Carlson and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1463: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Minnesota Telecenter Building in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Magnus, Harrington, Daley, Hann and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1464: A bill for an act relating to family law; allowing recovery of a portion of the marriage license fee for members of the armed forces who complete premarital education after the license is issued; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 517.08, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Magnus, Rest, Harrington, Olson and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1465: A bill for an act relating to judicial selection; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VI, sections 7 and 8; establishing retention elections for judges; creating a judicial performance evaluation commission; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 10A.01, subdivisions 7, 10, 15; 10A.14, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 2; 204B.06, subdivision 6; 204B.11, by adding a subdivision; 204B.34, subdivision 3; 204B.36, subdivision 4; 480B.01, subdivisions 1, 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 204D; 480B; 490A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.36, subdivision 5; 204D.14, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.