State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 27, 2012
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 2081: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for land acquisition for a regional park in Wright County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Michel, Metzen, Tomassoni and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2082: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; defining solicitor for nexus purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.66, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Michel, Senjem, Ortman and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2083: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying liquor reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.8155.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2084: A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting victim notification regarding offenders by Department of Corrections to include electronic notification in addition to written notification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 253B.18, subdivision 5a; 253B.185, subdivision 10; 611A.06, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Rosen, Stumpf, Parry, Metzen and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 2085: A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing the director of the State Lottery to establish gaming machines at a licensed racetrack; imposing a fee on gaming machine revenue; providing powers and duties to the director; dedicating money for education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 240.03; 240.13, by adding a subdivision; 240.14, by adding a subdivision; 240.28, subdivision 2; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.10, subdivision 3; 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; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 240.30, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2086: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Sheldon Theatre in Red Wing; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2087: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing off-sale license for growlers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.405, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Hann, Olson, Nelson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2088: A bill for an act relating to education; changing by one month the date by which a school board must notify a probationary teacher about not renewing the teacher’s contract; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 122A.40, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pappas and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2089: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing school districts to levy for changes to employer contribution for teacher retirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.41, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2090: A bill for an act relating to state government; removing restrictions relating to outside contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16C.08, subdivision 2; 16C.09; 136F.77, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16C.085; 43A.047; 179A.23.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2091: A bill for an act relating to health; removing a provision that prohibited providers from charging certain patients a fee for producing requested copies of the patient’s health record; requiring hospitals to publicly report certain information through the Leapfrog Group; transferring the Department of Health’s health economics program to the Department of Commerce; requiring the commissioner of health to study possible effects of allowing for-profit HMOs to operate in the state; modifying requirements for release of patient health information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 144.292, subdivision 6; 144.293, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2092: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying parental contributions for certain disability services; modifying state agency hearings related to the personal care assistance program; modifying assessment and support planning; modifying certain congregate rate reductions; modifying consultation for housing with services; developing the Community First Choice Option; modifying the foster care licensing moratorium; modifying residential settings for home and community-based services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 252.27, subdivision 2a; 256B.0659, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 245A.03, subdivision 7; 256.045, subdivision 3; 256B.0911, subdivisions 3a, 3c; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 10, section 3, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2093: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a supplementary rate for a certain group residential housing provider; modifying the general assistance program; modifying early childhood learning and child protection facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256D.06, subdivision 1b; 256E.37, subdivision 1; 256I.05, subdivision 1e.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2094: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying eligibility for the healthy Minnesota contribution program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256L.07, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 62E.14, subdivision 4g; 256L.031, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2095: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article I; providing for right of individuals to keep and bear arms.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2096: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood mitigation improvements in Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Dahms, Tomassoni, Kubly, Senjem and Wolf introduced--
S.F. No. 2097: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Southwest Regional Amateur Sports Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sparks, Rosen and Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2098: A bill for an act relating to utilities; modifying the reporting obligations of certain cooperative utilities under the integrated resource planning process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 216B.2422, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senators Nelson, Dahms, Rosen, Sparks and Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 2099: A bill for an act relating to taxes; individual income and corporate franchise; conforming to federal section 179 expensing allowance for certain taxpayers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19c.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2100: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for a longer public notice period in a zoning ordinance or amendment for large projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 462.357, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Thompson, DeKruif, Hann, Hoffman and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 2101: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; exempting military personnel and veterans from firearms safety certificate requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 97B.015, subdivision 5a; 97B.020.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Hann, Lourey, Higgins and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2102: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for living skills training programs for persons with intractable epilepsy.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2103: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for the continued existence of the Council on Affairs of Chicano/Latino People, Council on Black Minnesotans, Council on Asian-Pacific Minnesotans, Indian Affairs Council, and Council on Disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 3D.21, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2104: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; establishing the Truth in Taxation Task Force.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2105: A bill for an act relating to retirement; White Bear Lake Volunteer Fire Department Relief Association; authorizing the payment of retired member death benefits from the special fund.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Marty, Newman, Sieben, Limmer and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2106: A bill for an act relating to marriage; authorizing a judge from the Office of Administrative Hearings to perform marriages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 517.04.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Bonoff, Wolf, Rest, Michel and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 2107: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; appropriating money for the parent-child home program; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 11, article 7, section 2, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2108: A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting law enforcement to take fingerprints of an offender interacting with the criminal justice system for any offense to eliminate a suspense record; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 299C.10, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Howe, Chamberlain, Rest and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2109: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying definitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 469.174, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2110: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying critical access dental provider payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256B.76, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2111: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding and updating the authority of the Statewide Radio Board to include the latest emergency communication technologies; authorizing the Statewide Radio Board to elect to become a statewide emergency communication board; including tribal governments in regional radio board structure; providing comprehensive authority under board to address all emergency communications; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 403.02; 403.025; 403.03; 403.05; 403.06; 403.07; 403.08; 403.09, subdivision 2; 403.10; 403.11; 403.113; 403.15; 403.21, subdivisions 2, 13, by adding a subdivision; 403.37, subdivision 1; 403.38; 403.39; 403.40, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 403.21, subdivision 6; 403.33.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2112: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for settlement of certain claims; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann, Harrington, DeKruif, Thompson and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 2113: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain charter school provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 11, 15, 17a, 23, 25.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2114: A bill for an act relating to child support judgments; eliminating certain provisions providing for 20-year survival of judgments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 541.04; 548.09, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Latz and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2115: A bill for an act relating to corporations; providing that business corporations do not have the power to make corporate independent political expenditures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 302A.165; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 302A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2116: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sales of certain tax-forfeited land in St. Louis County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Brown, Thompson, DeKruif and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2117: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Legislative Commission on United Nations Agenda 21; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2118: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing town boards to require sewer and water connections on certain property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 366.01, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Hann, DeKruif, Thompson, Olson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2119: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring 90 percent aid payments for charter schools in their first three years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 124D.11, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kruse, Nienow and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2120: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying county fees for licensing inspections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245A.10, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Robling, Reinert, Parry, Metzen and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2121: A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying data on unofficial fiscal notes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.64, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2122: A bill for an act relating to Anoka County; providing for powers and jurisdiction of the Anoka County Housing and Redevelopment Authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 383E.17.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Wolf, Nienow and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2123: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care support provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 518A.40, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2124: A bill for an act relating to health; amending health professional education loan forgiveness program requirements; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 2, section 30.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2125: A bill for an act relating to public safety; firearms; authorizing federally licensed firearms importers, manufacturers, and dealers to possess and sell firearm silencers to authorized law enforcement and wildlife management agencies for certain authorized purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 609.66, subdivision 1h.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Marty and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2126: A bill for an act relating to charitable solicitations; regulating public disclosures of certain charitable organization salaries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 309.556, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Chamberlain, Hann and Wolf introduced--
S.F. No. 2127: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for a new privately owned National Football League stadium in Minnesota; authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds; phasing out statewide business property tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 275.025, subdivision 1; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 340A.404, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 275.025, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Hann and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2128: A bill for an act relating to health; allowing the electronic prescribing of controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 152.11.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2129: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the restoration of Lake Zumbro in Olmsted and Wabasha Counties; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Nienow, Lourey, Hoffman, Benson and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2130: A bill for an act relating to human services; classifying certain physician assistants as mental health professionals for purposes of medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.0625, subdivision 42.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Howe, Gimse, DeKruif and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2131: A bill for an act relating to transportation; contracts; authorizing completion of design-build projects approved under pilot program; amending Laws 2009, chapter 36, article 3, sections 28, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 29, subdivisions 2, 4, 7; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 36, article 3, section 28, subdivisions 1, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2132: A bill for an act relating to state lands; providing for the public sale of certain tax-forfeited lands bordering public waters in Lake County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2133: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the west fire station and training facility in the city of Red Wing; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2134: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a domestic abuse no contact order as a criminal order; modifying when proceeding occurs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 629.75, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2135: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy, technical, administrative, and other changes to estate, property, sales and use, special, and various taxes and tax-related provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 65B.84, subdivision 1; 270.077; 270C.38, subdivision 1; 270C.69, subdivision 1; 272.0211, subdivision 2; 272.03, subdivision 9; 273.372, subdivision 4; 287.20, subdivision 2; 297A.665; 297F.01, subdivision 23; 297G.04, subdivision 2; 297I.30, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 273.114, subdivision 6; 273.13, subdivisions 23, 25; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11; 297I.05, subdivisions 7, 12; 297I.30, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297I; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168A.40, subdivisions 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2136: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical, administrative, and clarifying changes to individual income, corporate franchise, estate, property, sales and use, special, mineral, and various taxes and tax-related provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 13.4965, subdivision 3; 16A.46; 270.41, subdivision 5; 270C.42, subdivision 2; 272.01, subdivision 2; 273.124, subdivision 13; 273.1315, subdivisions 1, 2; 273.19, subdivision 1; 273.39; 279.06, subdivision 1; 287.20, by adding a subdivision; 287.385, subdivision 7; 289A.02, by adding a subdivision; 289A.10, by adding a subdivision; 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 289A.18, by adding a subdivision; 289A.20, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 289A.26, subdivisions 3, 4, 7, 9; 289A.38, subdivisions 7, 8, 9; 289A.42, subdivision 2; 289A.55, subdivision 9; 289A.60, subdivisions 4, 24; 290.01, subdivisions 6b, 19d; 290.0921, subdivision 3; 290.095, subdivision 3; 290.17, subdivision 4; 290A.25; 290B.04, subdivision 2; 296A.22; 297E.14, subdivision 7; 297F.09, subdivision 9; 297F.18, subdivision 7; 297G.09, subdivision 8; 297G.17, subdivision 7; 297I.05, subdivision 11; 297I.80, subdivision 1; 298.018, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 270C.34, subdivision 1; 272.02, subdivision 97; 273.13, subdivision 23; 290.01, subdivisions 19b, 19c; 291.03, subdivision 11; 298.01, subdivision 3; 373.01, subdivision 1; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 7, article 10, section 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 272.69; 273.11, subdivision 22.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Gerlach, Sparks and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 2137: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating certain wealth-related claims practices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 65A.29, subdivisions 8, 11; 326B.081, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 325E.66, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2138: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to establish the Northern Minnesota Veterans Home; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.