State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
6:00 P.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 272: A bill for an act relating to retirement; State Patrol retirement plan; increasing member and employer contributions; increasing vesting to ten years for new hires; capping allowable service for computing annuities; reducing postretirement adjustments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 352B.02, subdivisions 1a, 1c; 352B.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a; 352B.10, subdivision 5; 352B.11, subdivision 2b; 356.415, subdivision 1e; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 352B.11, subdivision 2c.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 273: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; revising the definition of salary; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 353.01, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 274: A bill for an act relating to retirement; voluntary statewide lump sum volunteer firefighter retirement plan; extending the length of time for municipal action on the election of transfer to statewide plan coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 353G.05, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 275: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; repealing the Social Security leveling option; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 356.415, subdivisions 1, 1b; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 353.29, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 276: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association privatization chapter; removing legislative approval requirements; modifying legislative notification requirements; clarifying privatized public hospital pension benefit eligibility; making various administrative changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 353F.02, subdivisions 3, 6, by adding a subdivision; 353F.025, subdivisions 1, 2; 353F.03; 353F.04; 353F.05; 353F.051, subdivision 1; 353F.052; 353F.06; 353F.07; 353F.08; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 353F.02, subdivisions 4, 5; 353F.025, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 277: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; clarifying coverage of student employees and extending duration of excluded work-study positions; revising military service credit purchase provision for consistency with federal code; clarifying average salary for benefit purposes; clarifying MERF division benefit eligibility; adding Lake County Sunrise Home to privatization chapter; making other administrative changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 353.01, subdivisions 2b, 16, 17a, 29; 353.27, subdivision 7; 353.34, subdivisions 1, 2; 353.50, subdivisions 3, 6; 353.657, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3; 353F.02, subdivision 4; 356.635, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 278: A bill for an act relating to health; specifying an appropriation as a onetime appropriation; amending Laws 2012, chapter 247, article 6, section 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Hayden, Goodwin, Pappas and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 279: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general state employees retirement plan of the Minnesota State Retirement System; clarifying "Rule of 90" eligibility for certain state employees.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Pappas, Hayden, Saxhaug, Goodwin and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 280: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general state employees retirement plan of the Minnesota State Retirement System; providing retirement coverage for employees of the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 352.01, subdivision 2a; 352.029, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 3, 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Latz, Sheran and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 281: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying false claims provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 15C.01; 15C.02; 15C.05; 15C.08; 15C.12; 15C.13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 15C.14.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Johnson and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 282: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; amending local authority to establish speed limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 169.14, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Sheran and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 283: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying the definition of noncovered employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268.035, subdivision 20.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Saxhaug and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 284: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Range Regional Airport terminal; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Nelson, Rosen and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 285: A bill for an act relating to taxation; small business investment credit; providing a higher credit percentage for certain investments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116J.8737, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Latz, Ortman, Hall and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 286: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; modifying provisions governing public hearings in juvenile court proceedings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 260B.163, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 287: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting valuation increases for certain properties along the central corridor light rail line; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 288: A bill for an act relating to human services; repealing county concurrence requirements for foster care placement; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 9560.0560, subpart 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Brown and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 289: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the use of local sales tax revenues for the city of Clearwater; amending Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 7, section 19, subdivision 3, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 290: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for a nursing facility rate increase; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 291: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying residential treatment services for children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.4882, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 245.4885, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.4885, subdivision 3; 253C.01.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Tomassoni and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 292: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; allowing reimbursement of housing and mileage expenses for judges of the Court of Appeals living more than 50 miles from their permanent chambers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 480A.02, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dibble and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 293: A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for a grant to HOME Line for the tenant services programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahle, Metzen, Sparks and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 294: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating mortgage foreclosures; clarifying the definition of a foreclosure consultant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 325N.01.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Tomassoni; Pederson, J. ; Dibble; Reinert and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 295: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; transportation; authorizing spending for local roads with statewide or regional significance and local bridges; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Eken and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 296: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood mitigation improvements in Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lourey and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 297: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for replacement of schools damaged by flooding in Rushford and Moose Lake; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Franzen, Chamberlain, Johnson, Carlson and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 298: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying certain petition requirements for proposals for detachment and annexation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123A.45, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Miller, Nelson, Sparks and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 299: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Chatfield Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni; Wiger; Pederson, J. ; Jensen and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 300: A bill for an act relating to transportation; motor vehicles; amending fees for certain motor vehicle titling transactions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168A.29, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 301: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a technology levy for Independent School District No. 381, Lake Superior.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Reinert, Kent, Hayden, Eken and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 302: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying dental reimbursement provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.76, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Skoe, Saxhaug, Senjem and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 303: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying provisions related to aircraft sales taxes, jet and special fuel excise taxes, and aircraft registration taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 296A.09, subdivision 2; 296A.17, subdivision 3; 297A.82, subdivision 4; 360.531, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 360.531, subdivisions 3, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 304: A bill for an act relating to education finance; permitting Independent School District No. 199, Inver Grove Heights, to participate in the alternative facilities revenue program; amending Laws 1999, chapter 241, article 4, section 25, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Stumpf, Tomassoni and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 305: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an aviation maintenance expansion project at Northland Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 306: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the maintenance and acquisition of equipment at Alexandria Technical and Community College.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 307: A bill for an act relating to sales and use tax; changing thresholds for filing requirements; providing a vendor allowance; requiring revenue to develop an address-based sales tax calculator; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivision 4; 297A.77, subdivision 3; 297A.99, subdivision 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Fischbach; Pederson, J. ; Miller; Dahms and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 308: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding for leveraged equipment acquisitions by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 309: 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.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 310: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for military pensions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hawj, Wiger and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 311: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary Cultural Center in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 312: A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government; modifying the definition of market value for tax, debt, and other purposes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 38.18; 40A.15, subdivision 2; 69.011, subdivision 1; 69.021, subdivisions 7, 8; 88.51, subdivision 3; 103B.245, subdivision 3; 103B.251, subdivision 8; 103B.635, subdivision 2; 103B.691, subdivision 2; 103D.905, subdivisions 2, 3, 8; 117.025, subdivision 7; 127A.48, subdivision 1; 138.053; 144F.01, subdivision 4; 162.07, subdivisions 3, 4; 163.04, subdivision 3; 163.06, subdivision 6; 165.10, subdivision 1; 272.03, by adding subdivisions; 273.032; 273.11, subdivision 1; 273.124, subdivisions 3a, 13; 273.13, subdivision 21b; 273.1398, subdivisions 3, 4; 275.011, subdivision 1; 275.077, subdivision 2; 275.71, subdivision 4; 276.04, subdivision 2; 276A.01, subdivisions 10, 12, 13, 15; 276A.06, subdivision 10; 287.08; 287.23, subdivision 1; 353G.08, subdivision 2; 365.025, subdivision 4; 366.095, subdivision 1; 366.27; 368.01, subdivision 23; 368.47; 370.01; 373.40, subdivisions 1, 4; 375.167, subdivision 1; 375.18, subdivision 3; 375.555; 383B.152; 383B.245; 383B.73, subdivision 1; 383E.20; 383E.23; 385.31; 394.36, subdivision 1; 398A.04, subdivision 8; 401.05, subdivision 3; 410.32; 412.221, subdivision 2; 412.301; 428A.02, subdivision 1; 430.102, subdivision 2; 447.10; 450.19; 450.25; 458A.10; 458A.31, subdivision 1; 465.04; 469.033, subdivision 6; 469.034, subdivision 2; 469.053, subdivisions 4, 4a, 6; 469.107, subdivision 1; 469.180, subdivision 2; 469.187; 469.206; 471.24; 471.571, subdivisions 1, 2; 471.73; 473.325, subdivision 2; 473.629; 473.661, subdivision 3; 473.667, subdivision 9; 473.671; 473.711, subdivision 2a; 473F.02, subdivisions 12, 14, 15, 23; 473F.08, subdivision 10; 475.521, subdivision 4; 475.53, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 475.58, subdivision 2; 475.73, subdivision 1; 477A.011, subdivisions 20, 32; 477A.0124, subdivision 2; 641.23; 641.24; 645.44, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 273.11, subdivision 1a; 276A.01, subdivision 11; 473F.02, subdivision 13; 477A.011, subdivision 21.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Eaton, Dziedzic, Tomassoni and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 313: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring annual reports on nursing personnel staffing in medical clinics; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Eaton, Senjem, Sheran and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 314: A bill for an act relating to insurance; providing coverage for autism spectrum disorders; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Dziedzic, Hayden, Dibble, Torres Ray and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 315: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the rehabilitation of the Franklin Avenue Bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 316: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring estate sale conductors to post a bond to protect owners of the property to be sold; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.