State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 23, 2012
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Hayden and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1995: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the Aliveness Project of Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nienow and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 1996: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring screening for use of controlled substances in the MFIP and general assistance program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256D; 256J.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Carlson, Howe, Hayden and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1997: A bill for an act relating to commerce; weights and measures; clarifying use of petroleum inspection fee revenues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 239.101, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Dahms, Michel, Pappas, Magnus and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 1998: A bill for an act relating to taxation; liquor; modifying the definition of a qualified brewer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297G.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen, Bonoff and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 1999: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Minnesota Science and Technology Authority.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Kruse, Hall, Sparks, Vandeveer and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2000: A bill for an act relating to mortgages; modifying provisions relating to foreclosure consultants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 325N.01.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2001: A bill for an act relating to public safety; directing the commissioner of corrections to implement a gardening program at state correctional facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 241.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Ortman, Nelson, Limmer, Hann and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2002: A bill for an act relating to taxation; conforming to changes made in the Internal Revenue Code; issuing a refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Magnus, Carlson, Gazelka and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2003: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying prohibition on snowmobile metal traction devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 84.8712, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2004: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; setting standards for diversion or sale of water; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 103G.261; 103G.265, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Magnus, Carlson, Gazelka and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2005: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for snowmobile registration by agents; modifying snowmobile registration and trail sticker requirements; modifying fees; providing for disposition of fees; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.82, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 84.8205, subdivision 1; 84.83, subdivisions 2, 3; 84.86, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ortman, Daley, Koch, Reinert and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2006: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a phased-in subtraction for military retirement pay; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2007: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting valuation increases for certain properties along the central corridor light rail line; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2008: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the State High School League to arrange a requesting school’s football schedule; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 128C.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2009: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; revising deferred annuity augmentation rates for certain deferred annuitants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 354.55, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2010: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota statewide and major local defined benefit retirement plan actuarial reporting; revising the interest, salary scale, and payroll growth actuarial assumptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 3A.03, subdivision 2; 352.01, subdivision 13a; 352.017, subdivision 2; 352.04, subdivisions 8, 9; 352.23; 352.27; 352.271; 352.955, subdivisions 2, 3; 352B.013, subdivision 2; 352B.085; 352B.086; 352B.11, subdivision 4; 352D.05, subdivision 4; 352D.11, subdivision 2; 352D.12; 353.0161, subdivision 2; 353.0162; 353.27, subdivisions 7a, 12, 12a; 353.28, subdivision 5; 353.35, subdivision 1; 353.665, subdivision 8; 354.42, subdivision 7; 354.50, subdivision 2; 354.51, subdivision 5; 354.52, subdivision 4; 354.72, subdivision 2; 354A.093, subdivision 6; 354A.096; 354A.108; 354A.38, subdivision 3; 354B.23, subdivision 5; 354C.12, subdivision 2; 356.195, subdivision 2; 356.215, subdivision 1; 356.44; 356.50, subdivision 2; 356.551, subdivision 2; 490.121, subdivision 4; 490.1211; 490.124, subdivision 12; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 353.01, subdivision 16; 356.215, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2011: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding for the International Renewable Energy Technology Institute at Minnesota State University, Mankato; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2012: A bill for an act relating to education; making an exception to the school start date for school districts that suffer natural disasters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 120A.40.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Lourey, Hann, Nienow, Marty and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2013: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exemption from a licensing moratorium; establishing certification requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.03, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 245A.03, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Kruse, Lillie and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2014: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for staggered, four-year terms for members of the Metropolitan Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 473.123, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 2015: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; authorizing an Anoka-Hennepin school district teacher to purchase service credit for a voluntary layoff and extended leave of absence despite a failure to make timely payments.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Kruse and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2016: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying expenditures outside district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 469.1763, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pappas, Bonoff, Latz, McGuire and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2017: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IX, section 1; requiring a two-thirds vote of each house of the legislature to submit a constitutional amendment to the people.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Pappas and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 2018: A bill for an act relating to higher education; encouraging the reduction of student course material costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 135A.25, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Dahms, Carlson, Sheran, Pederson and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2019: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the design of a science lab renovation at Southwest Minnesota State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pappas, Latz, McGuire, Marty and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2020: A bill for an act relating to higher education; prohibiting certain officials from serving on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents or Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system for a limited time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 136F.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Pappas, McGuire, Dziedzic, Sieben and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2021: A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring pregnancy leave; requiring employment accommodations for pregnant women; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 181.942, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Pappas, Latz, Harrington, Goodwin and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2022: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain requirements for University of Minnesota regents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 137.0245, subdivision 3; 137.0246, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Sieben and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2023: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for grants to metropolitan area cities to address inflow and infiltration in the sewer system; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators McGuire, Dibble, Goodwin and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2024: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for financial assurance for nonferrous metallic mineral mining; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 93.481, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 93.49; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 93.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Sparks and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2025: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing for transfer of license or business; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Harrington, Pappas, Chamberlain and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2026: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Metropolitan State University science education center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2027: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying requirements for background studies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245C.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Harrington, Limmer, McGuire, Latz and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2028: A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing the fugitive apprehension unit to apply for search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 241.025, subdivision 2; 626.05, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Sieben, Marty, Bakk, Dibble and McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 2029: A bill for an act relating to the financing and operation of state government; income and corporate franchise taxation; eliminating the preferences for foreign source income; repealing the subtraction for foreign royalties; expanding the definition of domestic corporations to include certain foreign corporations incorporated or doing business in tax havens; modifying JOBZ tax benefits; reducing the corporate franchise tax rates; modifying the apportionment of income; repealing foreign operating corporations; repealing the special apportionment formula for certain mail order businesses; repaying the school aid payment and property tax recognition shifts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 127A.45, by adding a subdivision; 289A.08, subdivision 3; 290.01, subdivisions 5, 19d, 29, by adding a subdivision; 290.17, subdivision 4; 290.191, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 469.315; 469.319, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 123B.75, subdivision 5; 290.01, subdivision 19c; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivision 6b; 290.06, subdivision 29; 290.0921, subdivision 7; 290.191, subdivision 4; 469.317; 469.318.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2030: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Cottage Grove to convert the former city hall to a business incubator; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2031: A bill for an act relating to retirement; defined benefit retirement plans administered by the Public Employees Retirement Association; increasing minimum monthly salary amount for plan coverage eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 353.01, subdivision 2b, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 353.01, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Torres Ray, Nienow, DeKruif and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2032: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing resident pupils temporarily placed in a care and treatment center to continue to participate in district extracurricular activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 123B.49, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pappas, Goodwin and McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 2033: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring certain information be provided to patients seeking in vitro fertilization therapy or donating gametes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Pappas, Harrington, Goodwin, Sheran and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2034: A bill for an act relating to education; making proficiency in a second world language a requirement for high school graduation; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120B.021; 120B.022, subdivision 1; 120B.023, subdivision 2; 120B.024.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hann, Gazelka, Carlson, Dahms and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2035: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating insurance agents; defining a term; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 60K.31, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 60K.32.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Vandeveer, Ingebrigtsen, Fischbach, Harrington and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2036: A bill for an act relating to higher education; authorizing a safety officer survivor education benefit for graduate study; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 299A.45, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Hann, Nienow, Newman and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2037: A bill for an act relating to insurance; repealing the mandated health insurance coverages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62Q.021; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62A.041, subdivisions 1, 2; 62A.0411; 62A.042; 62A.043; 62A.047; 62A.048; 62A.14; 62A.141; 62A.145; 62A.146; 62A.147; 62A.148; 62A.149, subdivision 1; 62A.15; 62A.151; 62A.152; 62A.153; 62A.154; 62A.155; 62A.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 5b, 6; 62A.20; 62A.21, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 3; 62A.25; 62A.26; 62A.265; 62A.27; 62A.28; 62A.285, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 62A.30; 62A.302; 62A.304; 62A.305; 62A.307; 62A.3075; 62A.308; 62A.3091; 62A.3092; 62A.3093; 62D.101; 62D.102; 62D.103; 62D.105; 62D.107; 62Q.19; 62Q.23; 62Q.47; 62Q.471; 62Q.50; 62Q.525; 62Q.527; 62Q.53; 62Q.535; 62Q.545; 62Q.55; 62Q.66; 62Q.67; 62Q.675.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Vandeveer and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2038: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying shared time aid for home-schooled students attending charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.19, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2039: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2040: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the Dakota County Community Development Authority to create a tax increment financing district subject to special rules.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Stumpf, Olson and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2041: A bill for an act relating to education finance; eliminating the limitation on the career and technical levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 124D.4531, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dahms, Langseth, Hoffman, Skoe and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2042: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying Wetland Conservation Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 103G.2241, subdivision 9; 103G.2242, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 103G.222, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103G.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Chamberlain and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2043: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying certain election administration procedures for individuals who have been convicted of a felony; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 201.054, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 201.157; 201.275; 204C.14; 241.065, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 203B.06, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2044: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for classroom renovation and addition at South Central College in Faribault; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2045: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying teacher due process procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 122A.40, subdivisions 9, 13, 14; 122A.41, subdivisions 7, 12, 13.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2046: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a nursing facility rate increase for health information technology costs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.441, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Pappas, Goodwin, Tomassoni and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 2047: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing certain persons under the age of 21 to drink alcohol under certain conditions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2048: A bill for an act relating to insurance; specifying financial responsibility for hospital-acquired infections; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Hann and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2049: A bill for an act relating to insurance; expanding the small employer health insurance market; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62L.02, subdivision 26, by adding a subdivision; 62L.08, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Vandeveer, Sieben, Lillie and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2050: A bill for an act relating to the Washington County Housing and Redevelopment Authority; clarifying the jurisdiction of the authority; amending Laws 1974, chapter 475, sections 1; 2, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2051: 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.
Senators Tomassoni and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2052: A bill for an act relating to education finance; proportionately increasing early childhood education funding when the basic formula allowance increases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 124D.135, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Lourey and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2053: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring commissioner of transportation to establish guidelines for highway construction project information signs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Lourey and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2054: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to establish wireless Internet service at safety rest areas.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dahms and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2055: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; authorizing and clarifying the use of general permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 84.0895, subdivision 7; 97A.401, subdivision 1; 103G.245, subdivision 3; 103G.271, subdivision 1; 103G.301, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 5a; 103G.611, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 103G.615, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2056: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; providing for indeterminate sentencing for certain sex offenders; creating a sex offender indeterminate sentence review board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 609.342, subdivision 2; 609.343, subdivision 2; 609.344, subdivision 2; 609.345, subdivision 2; 609.3451, subdivision 3; 609.3455; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Latz, Hall and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2057: A bill for an act relating to public safety; adding fifth degree assault and certain domestic assault provisions to crime of violence; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 624.712, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Chamberlain and Wolf introduced--
S.F. No. 2058: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing obsolete statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120A.22, subdivision 2; 126C.12, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 120B.30, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120A.28; 120B.019; 120B.13, subdivision 1; 120B.31, subdivision 3; 121A.60, subdivisions 3, 4; 121A.62; 121A.63; 122A.18, subdivision 9; 122A.68.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Nelson, Nienow, Hann, Thompson and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 2059: A bill for an act relating to education; striking the requirement to allocate portions of reserved staff development revenue for particular purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 122A.61, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Limmer and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2060: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; removing redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to laws, statutes, and rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 5.25, subdivision 1; 12A.04; 12A.08, subdivision 1; 12A.09, subdivision 2; 12A.10, subdivision 1; 12A.12, subdivision 1; 13.383, subdivision 10; 13.6401, subdivision 2; 13.716, subdivision 1; 13.7191, by adding subdivisions; 13.805, subdivision 1; 60A.0811, subdivision 1; 62L.05, subdivision 13; 67A.40, subdivision 1; 82B.195, subdivision 1; 124D.09, subdivision 16; 129D.01; 144.291, subdivision 2; 144A.01, subdivision 4; 145.883, subdivision 1; 145A.12, subdivision 7; 145A.131, subdivision 3; 148D.061; 148D.062, subdivision 4; 148D.063, subdivision 2; 148E.100, subdivision 2a; 148E.105, subdivision 2a; 148E.106, subdivision 2a; 148E.110, subdivision 1a; 148E.115, subdivision 1a; 148E.130, subdivision 1a; 171.306, subdivision 7; 204B.04, subdivision 3; 204B.07, subdivision 1; 204B.11, subdivision 2; 204B.13, subdivision 6; 205.02, subdivision 2; 205A.06, subdivision 1; 214.01, subdivision 2; 216B.1694, subdivision 2; 245.4835, subdivision 1; 256B.0625, subdivision 19c; 256B.0755, subdivision 1; 256B.094, subdivision 6; 256B.69, subdivision 20; 256B.75; 256J.49, subdivision 4; 256L.12, subdivision 6; 270B.14, subdivision 11; 273.1392; 282.08; 297I.06, subdivision 2; 298.018; 299L.03, subdivision 1; 349.15, subdivision 2; 349.151, subdivisions 2, 4a; 349.166, subdivision 1; 352.01, subdivision 11; 352D.05, subdivision 3; 353.46, subdivision 6; 390.32, subdivision 9; 609.131, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 12A.05, subdivision 1; 12A.06, subdivision 1; 12A.07, subdivision 1; 60A.206, subdivision 3; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 123B.75, subdivision 5; 124D.10, subdivision 15; 127A.441; 176.307; 256B.021, subdivision 4; 268.035, subdivision 29; 270C.991, subdivision 4; 297A.668, subdivision 7; 297A.70, subdivision 3; 297A.75, subdivision 1; 349.15, subdivision 1; 353.6511, subdivisions 2, 7; 353.667, subdivision 8; 353.668, subdivision 8; 402A.35, subdivision 4; 515B.1-102; 515B.3-105; 515B.3-1151; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 8, article 7, section 19; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62Q.10; 148C.04, subdivision 3; 326B.82, subdivision 1; Laws 2011, chapter 22, article 1, section 1; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 6, section 87; Minnesota Rules, part 4604.0600, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Magnus, Skoe, Brown, Kubly and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2061: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying provisions related to pesticides, plants, nursery law, inspections, enforcements, food, animals, grain, and weights and measures; establishing Dairy Research, Teaching, and Consumer Education Authority; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 17.114, subdivisions 3, 4; 18B.065, subdivision 2a, by adding a subdivision; 18B.316, subdivision 6; 18G.02, subdivision 14; 18G.07, subdivision 1; 18G.10, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 18H.02, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision; 18H.10; 18H.14; 18J.01; 18J.02; 18J.03; 18J.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 18J.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 6; 18J.06; 18J.07, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 21.82, subdivisions 7, 8; 31.13; 31.94; 35.0661, subdivisions 2, 3; 40A.17; 41A.12, subdivisions 2, 4; 223.16, subdivision 12; 223.17, subdivisions 1, 4, 6, 9; 232.21, subdivisions 2, 6, 12; 232.22, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 7; 232.23, subdivisions 2, 5, 10; 232.24, subdivisions 1, 2; 239.092; 239.093; Laws 2011, chapter 14, section 6; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 32C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 17B.01; 17B.02; 17B.03; 17B.04; 17B.041; 17B.0451; 17B.048; 17B.05; 17B.06; 17B.07; 17B.10; 17B.11; 17B.12; 17B.13; 17B.14; 17B.15, subdivisions 1, 3; 17B.16; 17B.17; 17B.18; 17B.20; 17B.22, subdivisions 1, 2; 17B.28; 17B.29; 27.19, subdivisions 2, 3; 27.20; 223.16, subdivision 7; 223.18; 232.21, subdivision 4; 232.24, subdivision 3; 232.25; 233.01; 233.015; 233.017; 233.02; 233.03; 233.04; 233.05; 233.06; 233.07; 233.08; 233.09; 233.10; 233.11; 233.12; 233.22; 233.23; 233.24; 233.33; 234.01; 234.03; 234.04; 234.05; 234.06; 234.08; 234.09; 234.10; 234.11; 234.12; 234.13; 234.14; 234.15; 234.16; 234.17; 234.18; 234.19; 234.20; 234.21; 234.22; 234.23; 234.24; 234.25; 234.27; 235.01; 235.02; 235.04; 235.05; 235.06; 235.07; 235.08; 235.09; 235.10; 235.13; 235.18; 236.01; 236.02; 236.03; 236.04; 236.05; 236.06; 236.07; 236.08; 236.09; 395.14; 395.15; 395.16; 395.17; 395.18; 395.19; 395.20; 395.21; 395.22; 395.23; 395.24; Minnesota Rules, parts 1505.0780; 1505.0810; 1511.0100; 1511.0110; 1511.0120; 1511.0130; 1511.0140; 1511.0150; 1511.0160; 1511.0170; 1562.0100, subparts 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25; 1562.0200; 1562.0400; 1562.0700; 1562.0900; 1562.1300; 1562.1800.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Nienow, Rosen, Sheran, Higgins and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2062: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the continuity of care provision of the health care bill of rights; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144.651, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2063: A bill for an act relating to limited liability companies; providing for the creation and operation of low-profit limited liability companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 322B.03, by adding a subdivision; 322B.115, subdivision 1; 322B.12, subdivision 1; 322B.833, subdivision 1; 322B.843, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 322B.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2064: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Spring Grove alley renovation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Daley, Michel, Tomassoni and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2065: A bill for an act relating to building codes; making changes to contractor recovery fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 326B.092, subdivision 7; 326B.89, subdivisions 3, 4, 7, 10; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 326B.89, subdivision 16.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Sieben and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2066: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for demonstration grants to prevent sexual violence.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Daley, Kelash and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2067: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; clarifying the definition of home solicitation sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 325G.06, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Senjem, Hall, Kelash, Bakk and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2068: A bill for an act relating to the city of Bloomington; allowing extension of a tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Brown, Sparks and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2069: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating the offer and dissemination of travel insurance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 60K.36, subdivision 2; 60K.38, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60K.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2070: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees defined contribution plan; authorizing in-service distributions at age 66; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 353D.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Howe, Sieben and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2071: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 174.632; 174.636.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dahms, Ingebrigtsen, Stumpf, Skoe and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 2072: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying the exemption from the Wetland Conservation Act for agricultural land subject to certain federal requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 103G.2241, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Pederson, Hayden, Tomassoni, Brown and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2073: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for housing; authorizing the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency to issue housing infrastructure bonds; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 462A.21, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462A.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 2074: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; making changes to construction loans; commercial general liability loans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 47.20, by adding a subdivision; 326B.86, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 2075: A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting a small employer to retain small employer health coverage when its workforce is reduced to one covered employee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62L.03, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Saxhaug, Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2076: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; making permanent certain exceptions to the minimum content requirements for biodiesel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 239.77, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2077: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; modifying the payment to certain cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2078: A bill for an act relating to public employment; providing that certain contract terms do not continue in effect after expiration of a collective bargaining agreement; forbidding certain retroactive provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 179A.20, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2079: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for predesign and design of the floodwall extension in the city of South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Sparks, Howe, Senjem and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2080: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; streamlining telecommunications regulations; modifying and updating civil penalties, rate regulations, regulatory requirements; and technical provisions; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 237.01, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8; 237.011; 237.012; 237.02; 237.03; 237.035; 237.036; 237.04; 237.05; 237.06; 237.065; 237.066; 237.067; 237.068; 237.069; 237.07; 237.071; 237.072; 237.075, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 237.076; 237.081, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 4, 5; 237.082; 237.09; 237.10; 237.101; 237.11; 237.115; 237.12; 237.121; 237.14; 237.15; 237.155; 237.16, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13; 237.162; 237.163; 237.164; 237.17; 237.18; 237.19; 237.20; 237.21; 237.22; 237.23; 237.231; 237.24; 237.25; 237.26; 237.27; 237.28; 237.295; 237.30; 237.33; 237.34; 237.35; 237.36; 237.37; 237.38; 237.39; 237.40; 237.411; 237.414; 237.435; 237.44; 237.45; 237.46; 237.461, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 237.47; 237.49; 237.491; 237.50, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 6a, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 237.51, subdivisions 1, 5, 5a; 237.52; 237.53, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 237.54, subdivision 2; 237.55; 237.56; 237.57; 237.59, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10; 237.60, subdivisions 3, 4; 237.61; 237.626; 237.64; 237.66, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1c, 1d, 2, 2a, 3; 237.661; 237.662; 237.663; 237.665; 237.67; 237.681; 237.69, subdivisions 1, 5, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17; 237.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4a, 5, 6, 7; 237.701; 237.71; 237.711; 237.73; 237.74; 237.75; 237.76; 237.761; 237.762; 237.763; 237.764; 237.765; 237.766; 237.767; 237.768; 237.769; 237.770; 237.771; 237.772; 237.773, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 237.774; 237.775; 237.79; 237.80; 237.81; 237.82; 237.83; Minnesota Rules, parts 7810.3200; 7810.3300; 7810.4100; 7810.4300; 7810.4900; 7810.5000; 7810.5100; 7810.5200; 7810.5300; 7810.5400; 7810.5500; 7810.5800; 7810.5900; 7810.6000; 7810.6100; 7810.6400; 7810.6600; 7810.6700; 7810.6800; 7810.8600; 7810.8605; 7810.8610; 7810.8615; 7810.8620; 7810.8625, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 6; 7810.8630, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10; 7810.8635; 7810.8640; 7810.8645; 7810.8650; 7810.8655; 7810.8660; 7810.8665; 7810.8670; 7810.8675; 7810.8680; 7810.8685; 7810.8690; 7810.8700; 7810.8705; 7810.8710; 7810.8715; 7810.8720; 7810.8725; 7810.8730; 7810.8735; 7810.8805; 7810.8810; 7810.8815.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.