State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 5, 2012
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Carlson, Gazelka, Hall, Miller and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 2206: A resolution memorializing the President of the United States and Congress to take actions to protect Minnesota’s lakes, rivers, and streams from threats due to invasive Asian carp.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Limmer, Brown, Jungbauer and Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 2207: A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting equity revenue for Independent School District No. 728, Elk River, by the metro equity region factor for students residing in the region.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hann and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2208: A bill for an act relating to health; changing a requirement for electronic claims and electronic transactions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 62J.536, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2209: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending statute of limitations for financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 628.26.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2210: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for a veterans and emergency services museum in the city of Rochester.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Senjem and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2211: A bill for an act relating to the city of Rochester; increasing its lodging tax authority and repealing authority for a food and beverage tax; amending Laws 2002, chapter 377, article 3, section 25, as amended; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 4, section 23, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2212: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying nursing facility moratorium exceptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144A.073, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 144A.073, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nelson, Wolf, Olson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2213: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain principal evaluation provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 123B.147, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Dibble, Eaton, Higgins and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2214: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring annual reports on nursing personnel staffing in medical clinics; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Rosen, Dibble, Olson and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to preserve and renovate a facility that provides educational and cultural experiences to students, tourists, and Minnesota residents in the city of Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Magnus, Dibble, Howe and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring an assessment and grant for the purpose of community energy technical assistance and outreach.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Goodhue Pioneer Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Harrington and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to education finance; phasing out the special education tuition bill-back procedure; making the serving school responsible for all special education costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 127A.47, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Malone Island Bridge in the city of Isle; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Harrington, Hall and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2220: A bill for an act relating to public safety; adding the term drug and modifying the term hazardous substance for driving while impaired crimes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169A.03, by adding a subdivision; 169A.20, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 1c; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169A.03, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Wolf introduced--
S.F. No. 2221: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying provisions relating to child passenger restraint systems to qualify for federal money; authorizing commissioner of public safety to accept federal money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 169.685, subdivision 6; 299A.01, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Wolf and Kruse introduced--
S.F. No. 2222: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating county state-aid highway funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 162.06, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2223: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 116J.431, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Pederson, Daley, Kelash and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2224: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; making federal conformity, policy, and other housekeeping changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 268.035, subdivision 12d; 268.042, subdivision 1; 268.044, subdivision 1; 268.046, subdivision 3; 268.047, subdivision 4; 268.051, subdivision 4; 268.085, subdivisions 5, 11, 15; 268.095, subdivision 6; 268.103, subdivision 1; 268.18, subdivisions 2, 2b, 4, 4a; 268.192, by adding a subdivision; 268.194, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 268.035, subdivision 20; 268.051, subdivision 5; 268.115, subdivision 1; 268.184, subdivisions 1, 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2225: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Father Hennepin Bluffs Park in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Parry, Nienow and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2226: A bill for an act relating to public safety; specifying that driving while impaired constitutes a breach of the peace for purposes of the Constitution; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 2227: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing the mandatory retirement age for administrative law judges and compensation judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 14.48, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2228: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for policy for prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education, education excellence, and special programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 120A.20, subdivision 2; 120A.22, subdivisions 4, 11; 122A.415, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 122A.416; 123B.36, subdivision 1; 123B.92, subdivision 3; 124D.08, by adding a subdivision; 124D.09, subdivision 22; 125A.14; 125A.19; 125A.515, subdivision 1; 126C.13, subdivision 4; 127A.47, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 120A.24, subdivisions 1, 2; 120B.30, subdivision 1; 124D.10, subdivisions 1, 4, 6, 13, 14, 25; 126C.10, subdivision 1; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 11, article 2, section 50, subdivision 16; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 125A.16; 125A.80; 126C.10, subdivisions 34, 35, 36; 127A.47, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Vandeveer, Rest, DeKruif, Ortman and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2229: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating building and construction contracts; prohibiting certain agreements to insure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 337.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Hall, Senjem, Lillie, Metzen and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2230: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; establishing speed limit on marked Interstate Highway 35E in St. Paul at 50 miles per hour; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Vandeveer, Wolf, Chamberlain, Kruse and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2231: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; requiring proportional distribution by Metropolitan Council of any transit reductions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 473.375, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Sieben, Marty, Latz, McGuire and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2232: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring use of an aversive agent in antifreeze; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Howe, Dahms, Stumpf, Ingebrigtsen and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2233: A bill for an act relating to civil liability; creating immunity for agritourism activities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2234: A bill for an act relating to human services; amending continuing care policy provisions; making changes to disability services and licensing provisions; establishing home and community-based services standards; establishing payment methodologies; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 245A.03, subdivision 2; 245A.041, by adding subdivisions; 245A.085; 245B.02, subdivision 10, by adding a subdivision; 245B.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 245B.05, subdivision 1; 245B.06, subdivision 2; 245B.07, subdivisions 5, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 252.40; 252.41, subdivision 3; 252.42; 252.43; 252.44; 252.45; 252.451, subdivisions 2, 5; 252.46, subdivision 1a; 256B.0916, subdivision 2; 256B.49, subdivision 17; 256B.4912; 256B.501, subdivision 4b; 256B.5013, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256B.49, subdivision 16a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245A; 256B; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 252.46, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21; 256B.501, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nienow and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2235: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Minnesota Health Care Purchasing Authority; consolidating state health care purchasing through the authority; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2236: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a new source of state aid for school districts with below average revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 126C.13, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2237: A bill for an act relating to taxation; phasing out the combined receipts tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297E.02, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2238: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring disclosure of certain hospital futility policies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2239: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a vision therapy pilot project; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Nienow, Hoffman, Benson, Hann and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2240: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting health maintenance organizations and other entities from offering products that would be legal only if granted federal waivers from certain federal laws; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nienow, Hall and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2241: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing state licensure for abortion facilities; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nienow, Hall, Hoffman and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2242: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting abortions when fetal heartbeat is detected; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 147.091, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 2243: A bill for an act relating to transportation; contracts; establishing a public-private partnership pilot program and related regulations.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Hann, Thompson, McGuire and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2244: A bill for an act relating to family law; requiring mediation to develop parenting plans; requiring training; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 480.30, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2245: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2246: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical, minor, and clarifying changes in enterprise zone and economic development powers; eliminating obsolete provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16C.16, subdivision 7; 41A.036, subdivision 2; 117.025, subdivision 10; 270B.14, subdivision 3; 272.02, subdivision 77; 273.13, subdivision 24; 273.1398, subdivision 4; 276A.01, subdivision 3; 290.01, subdivision 29; 290.067, subdivision 1; 290.0921, subdivision 3; 469.015, subdivision 4; 469.033, subdivision 7; 469.166, subdivisions 3, 5, 6; 469.167, subdivision 2; 469.171, subdivisions 1, 4, 6a, 7, 9, 11; 469.172; 469.173, subdivisions 5, 6; 469.174, subdivisions 20, 25; 469.176, subdivision 7; 469.1763, subdivision 6; 469.1764, subdivision 1; 469.177, subdivision 1; 469.1793; 469.1813, subdivision 6b; 473F.02, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.06, subdivision 2c; 290.0671, subdivision 1; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0922, subdivisions 2, 3; 297A.75, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 272.02, subdivision 83; 290.06, subdivisions 24, 32; 297A.68, subdivision 41; 469.042, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 469.043; 469.059, subdivision 13; 469.129; 469.134; 469.162, subdivision 2; 469.1651; 469.166, subdivisions 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; 469.167, subdivisions 1, 3; 469.168; 469.169, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13; 469.170, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 5d, 5e, 6, 7, 8; 469.171, subdivisions 2, 5, 6b; 469.173, subdivisions 1, 3; 469.1765; 469.1791; 469.1799, subdivision 2; 469.301, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 469.302; 469.303; 469.304; 469.321; 469.3215; 469.322; 469.323; 469.324; 469.325; 469.326; 469.327; 469.328; 469.329; 473.680.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Reinert, Carlson, Pederson, Gazelka and McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 2247: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; amending the residential eligibility requirements for judges of the Court of Appeals; directing the chief judge of the Court of Appeals to redesignate judges consistent with new eligibility requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 480A.02, subdivisions 3, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Rosen, Parry, Hayden and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2248: A bill for an act relating to jobs; establishing a jobs innovation for hard-to-employ Minnesotans grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Dibble, Higgins, Marty, McGuire and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2249: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; adding requirements to lobbyists or principals related to model legislation; adding requirements to principals and public officials related to scholarship funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 10A.01, subdivisions 21, 33, by adding subdivisions; 10A.04, subdivision 6; 10A.09, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2250: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying group residential housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 256I.03, subdivision 2; 256I.04, subdivisions 1, 1b, 1c, 2; 256I.05, subdivisions 1, 1c, 1d, 1e, 1g, 1h, 1i, 1j, 1k, 1l, 1m, 1n, 3; 256I.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 7, 8; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 256I.05, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256I; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256I.04, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Dibble and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2251: A bill for an act relating to public safety; adjusting contract service rates for escort services by the State Patrol; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 299D.09.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Fischbach and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2252: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing an account for tuition reciprocity payments; modifying tuition reciprocity payments and transfers; transferring appropriations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 136A.08, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2253: A bill for an act relating to state government; increasing the maximum award amount in the state employee gainsharing program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 16A.90.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Olson and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2254: A bill for an act relating to state government; designating Lester as the official soil of the state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Gerlach, Hann and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2255: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting health plans receiving government subsidies; regulating health benefit intermediaries; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Hayden, Dibble, Marty and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2256: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying income and corporate franchise tax structures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 289A.08, subdivision 3; 290.01, subdivisions 5, 19d, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, subdivision 2d; 290.17, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19c; 290.06, subdivision 2c; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 290.01, subdivision 6b; 290.0921, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2257: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for school trust fund land acquisition; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Magnus introduced--
S.F. No. 2258: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing for food law enforcement; making technical and conforming changes; repealing obsolete provisions; imposing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 17.982, subdivision 1; 17.983; 25.33, subdivisions 13, 14; 25.36; 25.37; 28A.03, subdivisions 3, 5, 6; 28A.21, subdivision 6; 31.01, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 21, 25, 28; 31.121; 31.123; 31A.02, subdivisions 13, 14, 15, 16; 31A.23; 32.01, subdivisions 11, 12; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 34A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 17.984; 28.15; 28A.12; 28A.13; 29.28; 31.031; 31.041; 31.05; 31.14; 31.393; 31.58; 31.592; 31.621, subdivision 5; 31.631, subdivision 4; 31.633, subdivision 2; 31.681; 31.74, subdivision 3; 31.91; 31A.24; 31A.26; 32.078; 32.475, subdivision 7; 32.61; 32.90; 34.113; Minnesota Rules, parts 1540.0010, subpart 26; 1550.0930, subparts 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 1550.1040, subparts 3, 4, 5, 6; 1550.1260, subparts 6, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Economies.
Senators Stumpf and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2259: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying coverage of certain dental services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2260: A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for alternative local standards for subsurface sewage treatment systems; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 115.55, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Rest and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2261: A bill for an act relating to transportation; public safety; directing reinstatement of Golden Valley deputy registrar office after certain conditions are met.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Rosen and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2262: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for provider peer grouping; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 62U.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 256B.0754, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 62U.04, subdivisions 3, 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Carlson, Gazelka and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 2263: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying the distribution of revenue from the in lieu of sales tax on lottery tickets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 297A.94.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2264: A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for clean water assistance grants; appropriating money for an Aquatic Invasive Species Cooperative Research Center; modifying prior appropriations; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 2, article 3, section 2, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2265: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying restrictions on certain traps; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Marty and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2266: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying provisions related to certain contributions to political committees or funds, independent expenditures, and campaign expenditures; prohibiting contributions by foreign nationals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 10A.01, by adding a subdivision; 10A.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Marty, Sieben and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2267: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance and public disclosure; modifying definition of associated business; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 10A.01, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Howe introduced--
S.F. No. 2268: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for land acquisition for Mill Towns State Trail and expansion of Goodhue County Lake Byllesby Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Hayden and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2269: A bill for an act relating to mental health; adding a member to the State Advisory Council on Mental Health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 245.697, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Nelson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2270: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; extending the availability of the appropriation for the Chester Woods State Trail; amending Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 7, subdivision 27, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators DeKruif and Daley introduced--
S.F. No. 2271: A bill for an act relating to the military; allowing issuance of state awards to nonmembers of the Minnesota National Guard; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 192.23.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators DeKruif and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 2272: A bill for an act relating to sales and use tax; eliminating certain accelerated payments of monthly sales tax liability; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 289A.20, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 289A.60, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Howe, Lillie, Sheran and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2273: A bill for an act relating to public safety; motor vehicles; motor vehicle dealer regulations; expanding the class of eligible buyers for junked vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.27, subdivisions 2, 3, 3c; 168A.151, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7400.5300, subpart 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Howe, Miller, Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2274: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; establishing a new jobs training program; providing a credit against withholding tax liability; establishing accounts; authorizing administrative rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116L.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senators Saxhaug and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2275: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minnesota forest conservation and acquisition; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Pederson, Senjem and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2276: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition and development of state trails; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Gazelka, Senjem and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2277: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for state park and recreation area acquisition; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Dibble, Pappas, Bonoff, McGuire and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2278: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; establishing a task force to study and make recommendations on metropolitan governance.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2279: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending the time period for a continuance without adjudication in a juvenile delinquency case; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 260B.198, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2280: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school boards to determine the number and identity of annuity contract vendors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 123B.02, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2281: A bill for an act relating to state government; protecting the citizens of the state from the application of certain foreign laws; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2282: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing the Equal Pay and Benefits Act; providing a method for determining public employee compensation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15A.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senators Pederson, Senjem, Michel and McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 2283: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion of the University Enterprise Laboratories building; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.