State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, January 31, 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 Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 166: A bill for an act relating to emergency medical services; modifying certain provisions to include advanced emergency medical technicians; updating inspection provisions; providing requirements for emergency medical responder registration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144E.101, subdivision 7; 144E.18; 144E.27, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 144E.285, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 167: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an All-Veterans Memorial in the city of Edina; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jensen, Sheran, Rosen, Senjem and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 168: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for marked Trunk Highway 14 construction.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Jensen, Sheran, Senjem, Rosen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 169: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; establishing requirements concerning completion of construction projects on marked Trunk Highway 14.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Gazelka, Benson, Stumpf, Hall and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 170: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a state policy to protect students from bullying; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 121A.0695.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Nelson, Rest, Bonoff and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 171: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; creating a pilot program for individuals with autism spectrum disorders; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Tomassoni and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 172: A bill for an act relating to transportation; directing the commissioner of transportation to place traffic-control signals in the city of Eveleth.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Metzen, Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 173: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating eligibility for unemployment compensation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268.095, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Dahle, Dibble and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 174: A bill for an act relating to transit; removing restrictions on Dan Patch commuter rail line planning and development; repealing Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 85.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Fischbach and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 175: A bill for an act relating to the state budget; restricting the use of any fiscal year 2013 general fund surplus.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 176: A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting level I trauma centers from a payment rate reduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256.969, subdivision 3c.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Skoe, Johnson, Chamberlain and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 177: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing equalization aid levels for the operating referendum and debt service equalization aid programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123B.53, subdivision 5; 126C.01, by adding subdivisions; 126C.17, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Schmit, Cohen, Reinert, Miller and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 178: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the port development assistance program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Wiger and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 179: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for connection of the Dakota and Washington County regional trail systems at the site of the new Hastings Bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Housley, Kent and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 180: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Manning Avenue trail crossing.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gazelka and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 181: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the penalties for late payment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 279.01, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 279.01, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hayden, Dibble and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 182: A bill for an act relating to housing; allowing a stay of mortgage foreclosure proceedings under certain conditions; landlord and tenant; providing rights to tenants of foreclosed property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 504B.151, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 582.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dahle, Carlson and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 183: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; making award of appraisal fees in utility takings the same as other takings; modifying the "buy the farm" provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 117.189; 216E.12, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Lourey, Hayden, Sheran, Dibble and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 184: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing MinnesotaCare as the state's basic health program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16A.724, subdivision 3; 256.962, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 256L.01, by adding subdivisions; 256L.02, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 256L.03, subdivisions 1, 6, by adding subdivisions; 256L.04, subdivision 7b, by adding subdivisions; 256L.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3c, by adding a subdivision; 256L.09, subdivision 2; 256L.11, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256L; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256L.01, subdivisions 3, 3a, 4a, 5; 256L.02, subdivision 3; 256L.03, subdivisions 1a, 3, 4, 5; 256L.031; 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 1b, 2a, 7, 7a, 8, 9, 13; 256L.05, subdivisions 1b, 1c, 5; 256L.06, subdivision 3; 256L.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9; 256L.09, subdivisions 1, 4, 5, 6, 7; 256L.11, subdivisions 2a, 3, 6; 256L.12; 256L.15, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2; 256L.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Carlson, Koenen and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 185: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a transportation ombudsperson; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 174.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Sieben, Clausen, Kent and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 186: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for regional trails in Washington and Dakota Counties.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Goodwin, Latz, Limmer and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 187: A bill for an act relating to crime; allowing offenses for financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult to be aggregated over a six-month period; expanding venue options for financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.2335, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Cohen, Senjem and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 188: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing American Red Cross special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Johnson, Stumpf, Hoffman, Wiger and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 189: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing school lunch aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.111, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Osmek, Benson, Tomassoni, Rosen and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 190: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Rest, Pappas, Kiffmeyer, Benson and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 191: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying audit requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 469.3201.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Champion, Hayden, Torres Ray, Dibble and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 192: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the renovation of Nicollet Mall; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden, Torres Ray, Dibble, Champion and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 193: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Pioneer and Soldiers Cemetery restoration; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Hayden, Torres Ray, Dziedzic and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 194: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-35W storm tunnel; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson; Petersen, B. ; Ingebrigtsen and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 195: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; military service credit; modifying income-based reduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 196: A bill for an act relating to probate; authorizing inventory and emergency order protecting specified personal property of homicide victim to preserve rights of decedent's heirs and beneficiaries; adding notice of rights and procedures to crime victims' chapter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 524.2-803; 524.3-614; 524.3-615; 611A.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Ortman, Chamberlain, Thompson and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 197: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; conforming to the income tax provisions of the American Taxpayer Relief Act affecting the computation of the standard deduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.01, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Nelson, Dibble, Rosen, Sparks and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 198: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying employee sick leave policy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 181.9413.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 199: A bill for an act relating to courts; increasing the number of trial court judgeships in the third district; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 2.722, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sparks, Tomassoni, Stumpf, Rosen and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 200: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Shell Rock River watershed; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk, Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 201: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for new sanitary sewer collection systems in Voyageurs National Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahms and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 202: A bill for an act relating to the city of Canby; allowing creation of a special tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 203: A bill for an act relating to energy; wind energy; adding a provision for siting wind energy conversion systems; modifying county authority to enact siting standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216B.1691, subdivision 2b; 216F.081.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 204: A bill for an act relating to energy; utilities; community-based energy development projects; modifying tariff issues; adding an eligibility review; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.1612, subdivisions 3, 7, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Champion and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 205: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying provisions related to the transfer of pistols or semiautomatic military-style assault weapons and eligibility to possess a firearm; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 624.713, subdivisions 1, 4; 624.7131, subdivisions 1, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10; 624.7132, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13, 15, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 609.66, subdivision 1f; 624.7132, subdivision 14; 624.7141.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Carlson, Sieben, Clausen and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 206: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; establishing a crime for causing death or great bodily harm by driving in an aggressive, inattentive, reckless, or careless manner; providing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Wiklund, Franzen, Bakk and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 207: A bill for an act relating to the city of Bloomington; providing expanded tax increment financing powers relating to certain existing districts; modifying the imposition and use of proceeds of special sales taxes in the city; appropriating money to renovate and restore or replace the Old Cedar Avenue Bridge in Bloomington; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 469.071, subdivision 5; 473F.08, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2006, chapter 258, section 17, subdivision 8, as amended; Laws 2008, chapter 365, section 4, subdivision 3, as amended; Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 5, section 26; Laws 2010, chapter 189, section 16, subdivision 4, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Anderson; Petersen, B. and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 208: A bill for an act relating to veterans; designating the Honor and Remember Flag as an official symbol of the state's commitment to military service members who have lost their lives in service to our country; encouraging display of the flag on certain days in certain public locations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble, Sheran, Marty and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 209: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; increasing the excise tax; repealing the health impact fee; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 270C.56, subdivision 1; 297F.01, subdivisions 3, 19, by adding a subdivision; 297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 297F.24, subdivision 1; 297F.25, subdivision 1; 325D.32, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16A.725; 256.9658.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dibble, Marty and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 210: A bill for an act relating to data practices; requiring destruction of automated license plate reader data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.82, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dibble, Hoffman, Jensen and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 211: A bill for an act relating to data practices; enhancing certain penalties and procedures related to unauthorized access to data by a public employee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.05, subdivision 5; 13.055; 13.08, subdivision 1; 13.09.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Franzen, Rest, Senjem and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 212: A bill for an act relating to local governments; repealing the deadline for special service districts; repealing the deadline for housing improvement districts; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 428A.101; 428A.21.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Anderson; Petersen, B. and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 213: A bill for an act relating to veterans; modifying eligibility for a tax credit for past military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.0677, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Anderson and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 214: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; adjusting audit amounts for organizations; making clarifying and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297E.06, subdivision 4; 349.19, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Sieben and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 215: A bill for an act relating to elections; soil and water conservation districts; modifying timeline in which a copy of the resolution establishing supervision districts is filed; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 103C.311, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Sieben, Housley and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 216: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; adjusting the house of representatives district boundaries within Senate District 39; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Chamberlain and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 217: A bill for an act relating to the military; providing civil immunity from damages in certain situations; modifying business discrimination provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 363A.17; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 192.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Chamberlain; Petersen, B. and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 218: A bill for an act relating to veterans; establishing a presumption of rehabilitation through a person's honorable military service following a prior offense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 364.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.