State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Thompson, Chamberlain, Gazelka, Parry and Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 1705: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; establishing a freedom of employment.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1706: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; exempting donated venison from certain food laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 31.01, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1707: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design work on the Great River Passage in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1708: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; amending regulations governing electric-assisted bicycles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 85.015, by adding a subdivision; 85.018, subdivisions 2, 4; 160.263, subdivision 2; 168.002, subdivisions 19, 20; 168.012, by adding a subdivision; 168A.03, subdivision 1; 169.011, subdivisions 4, 27, 44, 45; 169.222, subdivisions 4, 6, 7, by adding subdivisions; 169.223, subdivisions 1, 5; 171.01, subdivision 41.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 1709: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; amending bicycle equipment requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.72, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Sheran, Magnus, Kelash and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1710: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the charitable contribution deduction for certain food inventory; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1711: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying false claims provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 15C.01; 15C.02; 15C.05; 15C.08; 15C.12; 15C.13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 15C.14.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hoffman, Ortman, Benson and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1712: A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a tax reform action commission; authorizing appointments to the commission; directing preparation of a report to the legislature; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Rosen, Dahms, Kelash, Kubly and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1713: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing an immigrant and minority microloan program; modifying provisions related to the Rural Finance Authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 41B.036; 41B.048, subdivision 6; 41B.055, subdivision 1; 41B.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 41B.048, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Hann, Hoffman, Newman, Gerlach and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1714: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; establishing a freedom of employment.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Miller, Howe, Langseth, Sparks and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1715: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota business development infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1716: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; restructuring the individual income tax; eliminating subtractions, applying a single tax rate, modifying the working family credit, and repealing the alternative minimum tax and various credits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.091, subdivision 6; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19b; 290.06, subdivision 2c; 290.0671, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 3, 4; 290.0672; 290.0674; 290.0675, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 290.0679; 290.0802; 290.091, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.0675, subdivision 1; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1717: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; making changes to the State Building Code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 326B.092, subdivisions 2, 7; 326B.103, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 326B.46, subdivision 1a; 326B.49, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 1301.1201; 1302.0600; 3801.3640; 3801.3650; 3801.3660; 3801.3670; 3801.3680; 3801.3690; 3801.3700; 3801.3710; 3801.3720; 3801.3730; 3801.3740; 3801.3760; 3801.3790; 3801.3800.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Hoffman and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1718: A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying requirements for a wine tasting conducted by a nonprofit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.418, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Hoffman and DeKruif introduced--
S.F. No. 1719: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; establishing a motorcycle road guard certificate; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.06, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1720: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the family assets for independence program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256E.35, subdivisions 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Sheran and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1721: A bill for an act relating to health licensing; changing licensing provisions for alcohol and drug counselors and licensed counselors; providing penalties; setting licensing fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 148B.5301, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 148B.54, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148F; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 148C.01, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 2g, 4, 4a, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 11a, 12, 12a, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18; 148C.015; 148C.03, subdivisions 1, 4; 148C.0351, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 148C.0355; 148C.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5a, 6, 7; 148C.044; 148C.045; 148C.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 5, 6; 148C.055; 148C.07; 148C.075; 148C.08; 148C.09, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 4; 148C.091; 148C.093; 148C.095; 148C.099; 148C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 148C.11; 148C.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15; Minnesota Rules, parts 4747.0010; 4747.0020; 4747.0030; 4747.0040; 4747.0050; 4747.0060; 4747.0070, subparts 1, 2, 3, 6; 4747.0200; 4747.0400, subpart 1; 4747.0700; 4747.0800; 4747.0900; 4747.1100, subparts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 4747.1400; 4747.1500; 6310.3100, subpart 2; 6310.3600; 6310.3700, subpart 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1722: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the penalties for late payment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 279.01, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 279.01, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Olson, Ortman and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1723: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; defining compost as an agricultural product; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 273.13, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dibble, Langseth, Pappas, Hayden and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1724: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for workforce program renovation at Minneapolis Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sparks and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 1725: A bill for an act relating to crime; changing level of harm to demonstrable bodily harm for felony unreasonable restraint of a child; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.255, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Rest, Eaton, Higgins, Dziedzic and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1726: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Bioscience and Allied Health Careers addition at North Hennepin Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Robling, Metzen and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1727: A bill for an act relating to horse racing; medication; providing for certain regulatory threshold concentrations to be set by the commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 240.24, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Goodwin, Sheran and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1728: A bill for an act relating to health records; decreasing the cost a provider may charge a patient for copying records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.292, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Gimse, Pederson, Langseth, Howe and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1729: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at publicly owned airports; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1730: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 161.20, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Stumpf, Saxhaug, Skoe, Gimse and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1731: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; modifying certain speed limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.14, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Pederson, Saxhaug, Ingebrigtsen and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1732: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain parks and trails grant program provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 85.535, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Stumpf, Skoe, Saxhaug and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1733: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; amending certain regulation of motor vehicle weight limits; providing exemptions, search warrants, and citation warnings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.013, subdivision 3; 169.871, by adding a subdivision; 169.872, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Gazelka, Gimse, Reinert, Sparks and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1734: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; regulating salvage titles; modifying the disclosure of motor vehicle damage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168A.01, subdivisions 8a, 12a; 168A.151, subdivision 1; 325F.6641; 325F.6644, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168A.01, subdivision 6a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Sparks, Gerlach, Chamberlain and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1735: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; clarifying state bank closures for holidays; making changes in state bank lending limits to comply with federal law; repealing obsolete language relating to deposits payable on demand; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 47.015, subdivision 2; 48.24, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 48.50; 48.51.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Wiger and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1736: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; placing restrictions on certain traps for furbearers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Lillie, Vandeveer, Gerlach, Wiger and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1737: A bill for an act relating to local government finance; authorizing certain investments; providing for designated depositories; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 118A.04, subdivision 5; 123B.14, subdivision 3; 366.01, subdivision 4; 385.07; 427.06.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Hann, Gerlach, Gazelka, Benson and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1738: A bill for an act relating to insurance; making changes in the public employee insurance program administered by Minnesota Management and Budget; establishing a temporary moratorium to preclude employees from joining the public employee insurance program if their employer is not in the program as of the date of enactment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 43A.316, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Kruse, Sparks and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1739: A bill for an act relating to commerce; specifying the extent of responsibility of real estate licensees for property management activities on real property owned by the licensee or by an entity in which the licensee has an ownership interest; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 82.73, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1740: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Maple Grove transit station, phase 2 parking expansion; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.