State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 15, 2010
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Koch, Rosen, Senjem and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 3224: A bill for an act relating to energy; sunsetting prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3225: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying the definition of sex trafficking and defining commercial sex act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.321, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 609.321, subdivision 7a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3226: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a managed care plan to accept a housing with services facility as a provider of customized living and 24-hour customized living services if specified criteria are met; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256B.69, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3227: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; clarifying the use of gross profits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 349.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Kubly, Vickerman, Skogen and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 3228: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing income tax credits to encourage beginning farmers; modifying the beginning farmer program administered by the Rural Finance Authority; appropriating money for beginning farmer individual development accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 290.06, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3229: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing funding changes for public safety, the judiciary, private detective board, human rights, and corrections; authorizing the Office of Administrative Hearings to review driver’s license revocation or disqualification and motor vehicle plate impoundment resulting from implied consent violations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 169A.52, subdivision 6; 169A.53; 169A.60, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 357.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 3230: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing 2025 renewable energy standards; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.8851, subdivision 3; 216B.1691, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3231: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a transportation economic development assistance program; establishing accounts and appropriating funds; amending the petroleum tank release cleanup fee; requiring legislative reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 115C.07, by adding a subdivision; 115C.08, as amended; 446A.085, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 446A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3232: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending provisions governing authorization and discontinuance of special plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 168.002, by adding a subdivision; 168.1293.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Pogemiller, Tomassoni and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 3233: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing certain requirements for state contracts valued at more than $100,000; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Gerlach, Hann, Vickerman, Ingebrigtsen and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3234: A bill for an act relating to veterans; broadening eligibility for the bid preference program for designated veteran-owned small businesses bidding for state contracts for goods and services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 16C.16, subdivision 6a; 16C.19.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3235: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring a terminal capacity study; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Lynch, Marty, Lourey and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 3236: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a long-term care liaison office in the Department of Health; establishing duties; requiring state agency cooperation; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 16A.06, by adding a subdivision; 45.012; 174.23, by adding a subdivision; 175.17; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 270C.02, by adding a subdivision; 299A.01, subdivision 2; 462A.07, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 116J.401, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gerlach, Prettner Solon, Koering, Limmer and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 3237: A bill for an act relating to state government; clarifying uses of certain fees; changing certain appropriations and programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 214.06, subdivision 1a; Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 13, section 5, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3238: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the definition of an essential community provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 62Q.19, subdivisions 1, 2a, 5b.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Koch, Pariseau and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 3239: A bill for an act relating to economic development; merging the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure and bioscience business development public infrastructure grant programs; modifying licensing provisions; imposing and modifying certain license fees; reducing appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 326B.133, subdivisions 1, 3, 8, 11, by adding subdivisions; 326B.197; 326B.33, subdivisions 18, 20, 21; 326B.42, by adding subdivisions; 326B.44; 326B.46, as amended; 326B.47; 326B.475, subdivision 2; 326B.50, by adding subdivisions; 326B.54; 326B.55, as amended if enacted; 326B.56, as amended; 326B.805, subdivision 6; 326B.83, subdivisions 1, 3, 6; 326B.865; 326B.921, subdivisions 2, 4, 7; 326B.922; 326B.978, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 327B.04, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 326B.33, subdivision 19; 326B.475, subdivision 4; 326B.49, subdivision 1; 326B.58; 326B.815, subdivision 1; 326B.86, subdivision 1; 326B.94, subdivision 4; 326B.986, subdivision 5; 327B.04, subdivisions 7, 7a, 8; 327B.041; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 326B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 116J.431, subdivisions 3, 7, 8; 116J.435, subdivisions 1, 4, 5, 6, 7; 326B.133, subdivisions 9, 10; 326B.37, subdivision 13; 326B.475, subdivisions 5, 6; 326B.56, subdivision 3; 326B.885, subdivisions 3, 4; 326B.976; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 116J.431, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 4, 6; 116J.435, subdivisions 2, 3; 326B.56, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 1301.0500; 1301.0900; 1301.1100, subparts 2, 3, 4; 1350.7200, subpart 3; 1350.8000, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3240: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a five-year pilot program allowing alternative learning centers and charter schools to identify systemic improvement measures to best serve eligible students; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Gerlach, Rummel and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 3241: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring equal treatment of students eligible for free or reduced price meals; prohibiting certain collection activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 124D.111, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 3242: A bill for an act relating to public safety; broadening the definition of "BB gun" to include certain realistic appearing airsoft guns; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 609.66, subdivision 1d; 609.713, subdivision 3; 624.7181, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 3243: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing school districts to transfer money among funds and accounts.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 3244: A bill for an act relating to crime; requiring registration for persons convicted or adjudicated in another country for offenses requiring registration in Minnesota; clarifying that registration time period of predatory offender restarts after conviction of new crime; including attempt, aiding and abetting, and conspiracy to commit crimes against persons for purposes of registration for predatory offender registration law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 243.166, subdivisions 3a, 4, 5; 243.167, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 243.166, subdivisions 1b, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 3245: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; modifying the child care assistance programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 119B.025, subdivision 1; 119B.09, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 3246: 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.
Senator Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 3247: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to study technical education credentials.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3248: A bill for an act relating to ambulance services; requiring payment to providers of ambulance services within a geographic area; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144E.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 3249: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying appropriation to prevent water pollution from polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; amending Laws 2009, chapter 172, article 2, section 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 3250: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating consumer contracts; imposing certain language requests; providing remedies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 325G.31.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3251: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions regarding persons with sexual psychopathic personalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 253B.05, subdivision 1; 253B.10, subdivision 5; 253B.15, subdivision 1; 253B.18, subdivision 5a; 253B.185; 253B.19, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 253B.14.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3252: 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 Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 3253: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; modifying certain emergency hold provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 253B.02, by adding a subdivision; 253B.05, subdivisions 1, 2b, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Olson, G. introduced--
S.F. No. 3254: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; making technical corrections to provisions relating to park trailers; updating references to certain federal law and regulations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 168.013, subdivision 1; 168A.085, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 168.098.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3255: A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying provisions relating to wind easements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 500.30, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216F.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 3256: A bill for an act relating to child care; requiring child care centers to develop a risk reduction plan; defining the term nonmaltreatment mistake; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 245A.66; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 626.556, subdivisions 2, 10e.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 3257: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending the felony of fraudulent or other improper finance statements to include retaliation against a sheriff for executing the duties connected with a sheriff’s sale of real property or county recorder for executing the duties connected with a lien placed on real property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.7475, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 3258: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the controlled substance schedules by adding tramadol to schedule IV; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 152.02, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3259: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the ICF/MR provider surcharge; providing a medical assistance rate increase; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256.9657, subdivision 3a; 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Olseen, Betzold, Murphy, Erickson Ropes and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 3260: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; requiring reports of transfers out of the Support Our Troops account; requiring return of Support Our Troops money to Support Our Troops account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 190.19, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.