State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 13, 2012
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Rest, Latz and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1781: A bill for an act relating to higher education; graduate family medicine education programs; appropriating money; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 5, article 1, section 5, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Reinert, Bakk and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1782: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for construction of water facilities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Thompson, Newman, Latz, Ingebrigtsen and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1783: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing enhanced penalties for causing the death of or assaulting a prosecuting attorney; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.185; 609.221, subdivision 2; 609.2231, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1784: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing an on-sale license for the Bluestem Center for the Arts.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Eaton, Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1785: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Bottineau Boulevard Transit Way corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1786: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for agriculture reconfiguration and main building renovation at Central Lakes College, Staples; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Kelash, Skoe, Saxhaug and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1787: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for an Aquatic Invasive Species Cooperative Research Center; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84D.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Howe, Rosen and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 1788: A bill for an act relating to utilities; requiring a study for the purpose of reducing regulatory burdens.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Hann, Hoffman, Newman, Fischbach and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1789: A bill for an act relating to finance; repealing statutory appropriations of federal funds; appropriating certain federal funds received for emergency management purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 4.07, subdivision 3; 12.22, subdivision 1; 116.03, subdivision 3; 116J.035, subdivisions 1, 6; 136A.06; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 3.3005.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1790: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; rotation of assessors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.08.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators DeKruif, Rest and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1791: A bill for an act relating to public safety; vehicle titles; clarifying requirements pertaining to bonds and issuance of title; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168A.07, by adding a subdivision; 168A.20, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Hoffman and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1792: A bill for an act relating to highways; removing certain legislative routes from the trunk highway system.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dahms, Sparks, Rest and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1793: A bill for an act relating to insurance; modifying the definition of a health plan company; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 645.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Miller, Parry, Carlson, Reinert and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 1794: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; military service credit; eliminating income-based reduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Ingebrigtsen, Miller, Kelash and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1795: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for RIM reserve; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pappas, Bonoff and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1796: A bill for an act relating to government operations; requiring a study of the feasibility of consolidating counties and rationalizing other internal boundaries; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1797: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying dental coverage for certain medical assistance enrollees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1798: A bill for an act relating to public safety; firearms; authorizing federally licensed firearms manufacturers to possess federally registered firearm silencers for the purpose of testing firearms manufactured for police and military agencies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 609.66, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1799: A bill for an act relating to higher education; directing a portion of the permanent university fund for a mining engineering program and forestry research; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 137.022, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Pappas, McGuire and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1800: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring an expenditure from the renewable development account to the University of Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 116C.779, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Benson, Brown and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1801: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring testing for controlled substances in the Minnesota family investment program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256J.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1802: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the extension of the floodwall in the city of South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1803: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Range Regional Airport terminal; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1804: A bill for an act relating to state government; making changes to health and human services policy provisions; modifying provisions related to continuing care, the telephone equipment program, chemical and mental health, and health care; reforming comprehensive assessment and case management services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 237.50; 237.51; 237.52; 237.53; 237.54; 237.55; 237.56; 245.461, by adding a subdivision; 245.462, subdivision 20; 245.487, by adding a subdivision; 245.4871, subdivision 15; 245.4932, subdivision 1; 245A.11, subdivision 2a; 246.53, by adding a subdivision; 256.9657, subdivision 1; 256B.04, subdivision 14; 256B.056, subdivision 3c; 256B.0595, subdivision 2; 256B.0625, subdivisions 13, 13d, 42; 256B.0659, subdivisions 1, 2, 3a, 4; 256B.0911, subdivisions 1, 2b, 2c, 3, 3b, 4c, 6; 256B.0913, subdivisions 7, 8; 256B.0915, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 3c, 6; 256B.092, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 1e, 1g, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 8a, 9, 11; 256B.19, subdivision 1c; 256B.441, subdivisions 13, 31, 53; 256B.49, subdivision 13; 256B.69, subdivision 5; 256F.13, subdivision 1; 256G.02, subdivision 6; 256L.05, subdivision 3; 514.982, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 125A.21, subdivision 7; 144A.071, subdivisions 3, 4a; 254B.04, subdivision 2a; 256B.056, subdivision 3; 256B.057, subdivision 9; 256B.0625, subdivisions 13e, 13h, 14; 256B.0631, subdivisions 1, 2; 256B.0911, subdivisions 1a, 3a, 4a; 256B.0915, subdivision 10; 256B.49, subdivisions 14, 15; 256B.69, subdivisions 5a, 28; 256L.15, subdivision 1; 626.557, subdivision 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256.01, subdivision 18b; 256B.431, subdivisions 2c, 2g, 2i, 2j, 2k, 2l, 2o, 3c, 11, 14, 17b, 17f, 19, 20, 25, 27, 29; 256B.434, subdivisions 4a, 4b, 4c, 4d, 4e, 4g, 4h, 7, 8; 256B.435; 256B.436; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256B.431, subdivision 26; Minnesota Rules, part 9555.7700.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Kubly, Langseth, Stumpf, Lourey and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1805: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for economic development; establishing the transportation economic development program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Chamberlain and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1806: A bill for an act relating to debt management and debt settlement; clarifying exemption for attorneys at law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 332A.02, subdivision 8; 332B.02, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Miller, DeKruif, Sparks, Magnus and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1807: A bill for an act relating to transportation; changing requirements for USDOT number on farm trucks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168.185.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1808: A bill for an act relating to retirement; correctional state employees retirement plan of the Minnesota State Retirement System; implementation of coverage changes recommended by the commissioner of human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 352.91, subdivisions 3c, 3d, 3f.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Hann, Sheran, Hayden, Benson and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1809: A bill for an act relating to health; removing requirements for implementation of evidence-based strategies as part of hospital community benefit programs and health maintenance organizations collaboration plans; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 10, section 4, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Marty, Goodwin, Kubly and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1810: A bill for an act relating to solid waste; amending process for cities to implement organized collection of solid waste; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115A.94, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115A.94, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Nienow, Hall, Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1811: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring accreditation of advanced diagnostic imaging services operating in the state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1812: A bill for an act relating to the military; providing an exemption of the motor vehicle sales tax on a portion of the value of a motor vehicle purchased abroad during military service outside the United States; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 297B.03.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1813: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Steele County Highway Operations Complex; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 1814: A bill for an act relating to veterans; honor guard stipends; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 197.231.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Brown, Benson, Sparks and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1815: A bill for an act relating to energy; utilities; establishing rights for incumbent electric transmission owners; establishing commission procedures; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Tomassoni, McGuire, Dziedzic, Dibble and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1816: A bill for an act relating to elections; right to be absent from work to vote; expanding eligible elections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 204C.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1817: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the use of state appropriations for renewable solar energy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Sparks and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1818: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for renewable solar energy systems; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1819: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying trespass provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.001, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1820: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying requirements to tend snares; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.931, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 1821: A bill for an act relating to education; creating innovation schools and zones; amending certain employment provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 126C.10, by adding a subdivision; 179A.03, by adding a subdivision; 179A.13, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123B; 179A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Saxhaug and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1822: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at Itasca Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1823: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and for other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; establishing programs; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; modifying previous appropriations; authorizing Cook County to form a district for the construction of water facilities and provision of water service; authorizing the commissioner of natural resources to make certain acquisitions of land or interests in land; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 462A.21, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2006, chapter 258, section 7, subdivision 23, as amended; Laws 2008, chapter 179, sections 7, subdivision 27, as amended; 17, subdivision 4; 19, subdivision 4, as amended; 21, subdivision 15; Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 12, subdivision 2; Laws 2010, chapter 189, sections 7, subdivision 12; 18, subdivision 5; 24, subdivision 3; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 12, sections 3, subdivisions 7, 8; 14, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 462A; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 8895.0700, subpart 1.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Nienow, Marty, Eaton and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1824: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring certain changes in managed care plan financial reporting; requiring an annual independent third-party audit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256B.69, subdivision 9c.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1825: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing convictions under the original criminal vehicular operation law to enhance certain DWI offenses; correcting a legislative oversight; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169A.03, subdivisions 20, 21; 169A.24, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators McGuire, Torres Ray, Saxhaug, Sparks and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1826: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Child Care Affordability Act; modifying child care assistance programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.035, subdivision 1; 119B.05, subdivisions 1, 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 4a; 119B.11, subdivision 1; 119B.231, subdivision 5; 256.017, subdivision 9; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 119B.13, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.09, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Latz and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1827: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Perpich Center for Arts Education; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 1828: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting use of lead shot to take wolves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 97B.031, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Robling and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1829: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying property tax statements and notices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 275.065, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 276.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.