State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2404: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; modifying requirements for qualified farm and qualified small business property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 291.03, subdivisions 9, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 2405: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing the city of Woodbury to issue public debt.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator McGuire introduced--
S.F. No. 2406: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying membership of the Student Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 136A.031, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Pappas and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2407: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring that two members of the Board of Regents be university students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 137.023.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2408: A bill for an act relating to intoxicating liquor; authorizing the relocation of an existing off-sale liquor license in the city of Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Hall and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 2409: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the definition of public data relating to agreements involving payment of public money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 13.43, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2410: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing an off-sale licensee to host monthly educational tasting events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 340A.419, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Harrington, Latz, Eaton and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2411: A bill for an act relating to commerce; amending regulation of scrap metal processing; requiring proof of ownership or hold period for vehicles purchased for scrap; creating the automated property system; creating criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 168.27, subdivisions 1a, 19a, 23, 24; 168A.153, subdivisions 1, 2; 325E.21, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3, 8, 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2412: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for RIM critical habitat match; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2413: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; clarifying that certain contributions do not violate fair campaign practices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 211B.15, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senators Sheran, Goodwin, Rest and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2414: A bill for an act relating to governmental operations; legislative and executive branch ethics; prohibiting insider trading based on nonpublic information by executive branch officers, legislators, and legislative staff; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 10A.09, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 10.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2415: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing the date of the state primary from August to June; changing the date of primary elections conducted by a political subdivision, in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.14, subdivision 4; 204B.21, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivision 1; 204D.09, subdivision 1; 204D.28, subdivision 5; 205.065, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 206.61, subdivision 5; 206.82, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 204B.14, subdivision 2; 205A.06, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government and Elections.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2416: A bill for an act relating to emergency medical services; establishing an interstate highway emergency response account; creating an interstate emergency response reimbursement program; requiring a report from the Department of Revenue; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 168A.40, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144E.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2417: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring that a penalty assessment be imposed on DWI offenders and using the money raised for spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury research grants; establishing a special revenue account; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 145; 169A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2418: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; allowing agricultural homestead classification when the homeowner lives off the farm due to flooding; amending Laws 2010, chapter 389, article 1, section 12.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Daley, Carlson, Gazelka and Lillie introduced--
S.F. No. 2419: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a business advocate in the Department of Employment and Economic Development; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2420: A bill for an act relating to education; amending provisions relating to teacher candidates passing a basic skills examination.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2421: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing provisions of grant management; changing control and oversight of the film production jobs program to the commissioner of administration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 16B.98, subdivisions 5, 7; 116U.26.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Innovation and Veterans.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2422: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; removing certain exemptions from eminent domain law requirements applicable to public service corporations; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 117.189.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Fischbach, Carlson, Dahms, Miller and Pederson introduced--
S.F. No. 2423: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding to the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities for leveraged equipment acquisition; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2424: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; adjusting the house of representatives district boundaries within senate districts 39 and 49; repealing obsolete district descriptions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 2.444; 2.484.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2425: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a public safety building in Princeton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators DeKruif and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2426: A bill for an act relating to transportation; traffic regulations; allowing vehicle combination to transport property and equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 169.81, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Daley, Metzen, Kelash, Torres Ray and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2427: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; conforming to individual retirement account rollover provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, sections 289A.02, subdivision 7; 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31; 290A.03, subdivision 15; 291.005, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Harrington introduced--
S.F. No. 2428: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; authorizing monthly review of district judge dispositions for compliance with 90-day disposition requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 546.27, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety.
Senators Hann and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2429: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 119B.13, subdivision 3a; Minnesota Statutes 2011 Supplement, section 119B.13, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services.
Senators Bonoff and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2430: A bill for an act relating to transportation; directing commissioner of transportation to utilize a consultant to study pupil transportation efficiencies; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.