State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, January 24, 2013
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 93: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for hospital campus infrastructure in Sandstone; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sheran, Rosen and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 94: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mankato arena improvements and events center expansion; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger, Chamberlain and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 95: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; allowing capital equipment exemption at time of purchase; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297A.68, subdivision 5; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 96: 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 and Local Government.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 97: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing 2025 renewable energy standards; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 3.8851, subdivision 3; 216B.1691, subdivisions 2d, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.1691, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 2c.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 98: A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; authorizing the city of Vergas in Otter Tail County to impose an aggregate tax under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 298.75, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dibble, Dziedzic, Hayden, Champion and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 99: A bill for an act relating to local government; changing the city of Minneapolis and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board joint dedication fee; amending Laws 2006, chapter 269, section 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Johnson and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 100: A bill for an act relating to retirement; changing the durational time limit for certain public employees excluded from participation as members of the Public Employee Retirement Association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 353.01, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Metzen, Housley, Tomassoni, Sheran and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 101: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Mighty Ducks grants for new or renovated air handling systems of indoor ice facilities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 240A.09.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahms, Koenen, Weber, Senjem and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 102: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lake Redwood reclamation and enhancement project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen; Pederson, J. ; Sparks; Senjem and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 103: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Truman for a storm water project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 104: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating sales tax on purchases by political subdivisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dibble, Latz, Bonoff and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 105: A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota Historical Society; appropriating money for a bust of former United States Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Pappas and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 106: 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 Finance.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 107: A bill for an act relating to elections; voting; restoring the civil rights of an individual upon release from incarceration; requiring notice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 201.014, by adding a subdivision; 201.071, subdivision 1; 201.155; 204C.08, subdivision 1d; 204C.10; 609.165, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 243.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Wiger, Chamberlain, Kent, Tomassoni and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 108: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from the clean water fund to protect water supplies and lakes in the northeast Twin Cities.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 109: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; permitting limited use of laser sights by visually impaired hunters; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97B.031, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 110: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a property rate increase for certain nursing facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.431, subdivision 44.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden, Dziedzic, Hoffman and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 111: A bill for an act relating to health; creating a grant program for spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury research; establishing the spinal cord and traumatic brain injury advisory committee; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Gazelka and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 112: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to study and develop recommendations for implementing a return on taxpayer investment methodology and practices for human services and corrections programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Eken and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 113: A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying drainage system provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 103E.005, subdivisions 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 103E.101, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; 103E.227, subdivision 1; 103E.525, subdivision 1; 103E.701, subdivisions 1, 6; 103E.715, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 114: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing a license for Valley Fair.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Pappas, Eken and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 115: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance absent days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 119B.13, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 116: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing special plates for retired firefighters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.12, subdivision 2b, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 117: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Upper Mississippi Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden, Eaton, Lourey, Rosen and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 118: A bill for an act relating to health; changing provisions for radiation therapy facility construction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.5509.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Skoe, Rest and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 119: A bill for an act relating to taxation; conforming certain income, franchise, and property tax refund provisions for tax year 2012 to the provisions of the Federal Aviation Administration Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31; 290A.03, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 120: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for construction and renovation of facilities in Independent School District No. 38, Red Lake; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.