State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 28, 2013
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Clausen, Rosen, Sheran, Eken and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 797: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for human services programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 798: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Glacial Lakes State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson, Wiger, Carlson and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 799: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing minimum ratios for students per school counselors; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 800: A bill for an act relating to transportation; data practices; classifying certain Minnesota road use test participation data; classifying certain construction manager and general contractor contract data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.72, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Johnson, Hawj, Torres Ray, Nelson and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 801: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a Minnesota math corps program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.42.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent; Pederson, J. ; Senjem and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 802: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; amending certain legislative routes of the trunk highway system; removing certain legislative routes from the trunk highway system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 161.115, subdivision 229, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 803: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding and updating the authority of the Statewide Radio Board to include the latest emergency communication technologies; authorizing the Statewide Radio Board to elect to become a statewide emergency communication board; including tribal governments in regional radio board structure; providing comprehensive authority under board to address all emergency communications; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 403.21, subdivisions 2, 13, by adding a subdivision; 403.37, subdivision 1; 403.38; 403.39; 403.40, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 403.21, subdivision 6; 403.33.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 804: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing provisions for procurement and solicitation process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.591, subdivision 3; 16C.02, subdivision 13; 16C.06, subdivision 2; 16C.08, subdivision 4; 16C.09; 16C.10, subdivision 6; 16C.33, subdivision 3; 16C.34, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Wiger, Torres Ray, Goodwin, Pappas and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 805: A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that all necessary health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and inspector general for the Minnesota Health Plan; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62V.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 806: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited lands.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 807: A bill for an act relating to education; exempting Hendricks school district from the general reciprocity agreement.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dziedzic, Wiger, Bonoff, Hayden and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 808: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing grants for collaborative urban educator recruitment and training programs; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger, Chamberlain and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 809: A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing the director of the State Lottery to establish gaming machines; imposing a fee on gaming machine revenue; providing powers and duties to the director; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 240.13, by adding subdivisions; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.10, subdivision 3; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.75, subdivision 3; 609.761, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 240.30, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 810: A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying certain data collected from or provided by applicants, users, and customers of transit services in the metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.72, subdivision 10, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dibble, Carlson, Hawj, Saxhaug and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 811: A bill for an act relating to housing finance; appropriating money for the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson, Nienow and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 812: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a vision therapy pilot project; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Goodwin, Hall and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 813: A bill for an act relating to public safety; changing terminology in the terroristic threats crime; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.713.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Benson and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 814: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a family child care pilot program in Anoka County.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Wiger and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 815: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; reinstating the five-year moratorium on wolf hunting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97B.645, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Eaton, Sheran, Nelson and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 816: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting tanning equipment to persons age 18 or older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 325H.05; 325H.09; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325H; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 325H.06; 325H.08.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hall, Chamberlain, Gazelka, Thompson and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 817: A bill for an act relating to the city of Savage; providing tax increment financing authority.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Champion, Eaton, Dibble, Pappas and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 818: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating certain lenders that use motor vehicle titles of the borrower as collateral; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 47.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Hoffman, Rosen and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 819: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying personal care assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0659, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Marty, Sieben, Eken and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 820: A bill for an act relating to lobbyists; prohibiting former legislators, constitutional officers, and agency heads from lobbying for legislative or administrative action for two years after leaving office; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Marty and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 821: A bill for an act relating to food safety; requiring disclosure of genetically engineered food and seed; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 21.86, subdivision 1; 34A.03; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 31.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Marty, Pappas and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 822: A bill for an act relating to openness in government; requiring conference committee and budget negotiations to be open to the public; requiring additional disclosure of economic interests of public officials; prohibiting former legislators, constitutional officers, and agency heads from lobbying for two years after leaving office; requiring additional disclosure of lobbying and lobbyist contributions; requiring certain reports of lobbying activity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 3.055, subdivision 1; 10A.01, subdivision 5; 10A.04, subdivisions 4, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Pappas and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 823: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing an on-sale liquor license for the Lowertown Regional Ballpark.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Eken, Miller and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 824: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing the Open Educational Resource Council; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 825: A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to the Medical Practice Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 147.001; 147.01, subdivision 1; 147.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 147.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Marty, Rest, Eken and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 826: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying provisions related to certain contributions to political committees or funds, independent expenditures, and campaign expenditures; prohibiting contributions by foreign nationals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 10A.01, by adding subdivisions; 10A.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Latz and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 827: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; removing redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to laws, statutes, and rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.08, subdivision 4; 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 13.383, subdivision 11a; 13.461, subdivision 2; 13.7191, subdivision 14; 13.7905, by adding a subdivision; 13.7931, by adding a subdivision; 13.82, subdivision 5; 13B.06, subdivisions 4, 7; 13B.07, subdivision 7; 14.57; 14.63; 15A.0815, subdivision 1; 15B.155, subdivision 4; 16A.727; 28.04; 28A.0752, subdivision 1; 28A.085, subdivision 1; 29.21, subdivision 1; 29.22, subdivision 5; 31.02; 31.095; 31.15; 31.51, subdivision 1; 31.56, subdivision 1; 31.59, subdivision 1; 31.632; 31.671; 82.67, subdivision 1; 116.182, subdivision 5; 124D.111, subdivision 1; 126C.05, subdivision 15; 144.10; 144.125, subdivision 7; 144.56, subdivision 2; 148.65, subdivision 4; 148.741; 148B.591; 148D.061, subdivision 1; 150A.06, subdivision 2c; 169.011, by adding a subdivision; 216B.16, subdivision 6b; 216B.164, subdivision 9; 232.20; 232.21, subdivision 1; 232.24; 243.1606, subdivision 1; 245D.03, subdivision 2; 252.27, subdivision 2a; 256B.055, subdivision 1; 256B.0595, subdivision 4; 256J.21, subdivision 2; 256J.24, subdivision 3; 257.0755, subdivision 3; 257.0769, subdivision 1; 259.22, subdivision 4; 259.35, subdivision 1; 259.85, subdivision 1; 260C.007, subdivisions 6, 8; 260C.178, subdivision 1; 260C.503, subdivision 2; 272.488, subdivision 2; 275.066; 297E.021, subdivision 4; 299A.642, subdivision 4; 299A.78, subdivision 1; 299L.02, by adding a subdivision; 308A.931, subdivision 2; 336.9-313; 360.046, subdivision 1; 383A.13, subdivision 4; 390.32, subdivision 9; 463.04; 465.05; 469.169, subdivisions 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18; 469.1763, subdivision 2; 471.982, subdivision 3; 473J.14; 504B.285, subdivision 1c; 518B.02, subdivision 3; 524.3-803; 580.041, subdivision 2a; 609.233, subdivision 1a; 609B.445; 611A.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 611A.201, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 611A.37, subdivisions 2, 3; 611A.373; 611A.46; 611A.77, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 626.556, subdivision 2; 626.9517, subdivision 1; 629.341, subdivision 4; Laws 2010, chapter 375, section 11; Laws 2012, chapter 199, section 6; Laws 2012, chapter 293, section 13, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 2.031, subdivision 2; 2.444; 2.484; 13.717, subdivisions 6, 7; 260C.301, subdivision 3; 325E.3161; 473.618; Laws 2007, chapter 85, section 3; Laws 2012, chapter 216, article 9, section 4; Minnesota Rules, part 7200.0100, subpart 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Westrom and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 828: A bill for an act relating to electrical licensing; providing an exemption from licensing for certain radio station employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 326B.33, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Hoffman, Rosen and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 829: A bill for an act relating to mental health; providing medical assistance coverage for services provided by a licensed professional counselor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hayden, Nelson, Rosen, Eaton and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 830: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding dental services for the disabled; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 831: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying criteria for designation as a critical access dental provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.76, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 832: A bill for an act relating to bonds; modifying requirements for bond security; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 574.01.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Stumpf, Eken and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 833: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for monitoring Red River of the North.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Latz, Goodwin and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 834: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; modifying certain provisions relating to the State Guardian Ad Litem Board amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 260B.163, subdivision 6; 260B.331, subdivision 6; 260C.163, subdivision 5; 260C.331, subdivision 6; 480.35, subdivision 1; 518.165, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Koenen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 835: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to design and reconstruct a levee in the city of Montevideo; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff; Petersen, B. ; Clausen; Nelson and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 836: A bill for an act relating to education; providing additional accountability for charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.10, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Cohen, Pappas, Bakk, Tomassoni and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 837: A bill for an act relating to public finance; forgiving payments on a loan to finance the St. Paul RiverCentre Arena; amending Laws 1998, chapter 404, section 23, subdivision 6, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 838: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding dental services for the disabled; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen, Schmit and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 839: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing a special Pedal Minnesota license plate; providing for bicycle safety donations and grants; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.013, subdivision 22; 168.1293, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 168; 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Champion and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 840: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying use of personal sick leave benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 181.9413.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Dahle; Eken; Schmit; Pederson, J. and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 841: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating building and construction contracts; requiring retainage to be held in escrow or trust accounts until released; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 337.10, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Pappas, Dibble, Sieben, Carlson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 842: A bill for an act relating to occupations; establishing licensing of interior designers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 326.02, subdivision 4b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Scalze and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 843: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing publication of advertisements for competitive bids in a recognized industry trade journal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 331A.01, by adding a subdivision; 429.041, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 844: A bill for an act relating to school district lands; authorizing transfer of land from Red Lake School District to the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Schmit, Koenen and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 845: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing the governor's budget for agriculture; appropriating money to the Department of Agriculture, the Board of Animal Health, and the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute; modifying provisions related to animal waste technicians; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 17.03, subdivision 3; 17.1015; 18C.430; 18C.433, subdivision 1.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 846: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing tax increment financing in the city of Apple Valley.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 847: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing that the education expense credit and deduction apply to certain expenditures for prekindergarten expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.0674, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 848: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for partial payments for additional charges collected along with property taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 279.01, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 849: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing Sunday liquor sales on the date of the 2014 Super Bowl.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 850: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements in the Red River State Recreation Area in East Grand Forks; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 851: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; clarifying provisions pertaining to disability parking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169.34, subdivision 1; 169.346, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 852: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for upper Mississippi River comprehensive plan grants.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahle and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 853: A bill for an act relating to energy; regulating certain residential heating propane suppliers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Thompson, Chamberlain and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 854: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a school district to publish its minutes and budget information on its Web site; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123B.09, subdivision 10; 123B.10.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 855: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing financial assistance to tribally controlled colleges for certain purposes; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Eken and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 856: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the hospital construction moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.551, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 857: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring a three-fifths vote to pass legislation reducing the school aid payment percentage below 90; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 127A.45, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Reinert, Rosen, Metzen and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 858: A bill for an act relating to occupations and professions; modifying provisions of the Athletic Trainers Practice Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 148.7802, subdivisions 3, 9, by adding subdivisions; 148.7803; 148.7805, subdivision 1; 148.7806; 148.7808, subdivisions 1, 4; 148.7812, subdivision 2; 148.7813, by adding a subdivision; 148.7814; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 148.7802, subdivisions 4, 5; 148.7808, subdivision 2; 148.7813.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Torres Ray, Hayden, Bonoff, Thompson and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 859: A bill for an act relating to education; developing teacher evaluations through a meet and confer process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 860: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing certain brewers with production over 3,500 barrels to sell growlers at off-sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.301, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Hayden, Tomassoni, Ingebrigtsen, Saxhaug and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 861: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for opportunities industrialization centers.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas, Torres Ray, Bonoff and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 862: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating the summer bridge program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 135A.61; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 136A.121, subdivision 9b.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Dziedzic, Bakk and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 863: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring reporting of nonwage payments to construction service providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 270B.14, subdivision 2; 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 289A.18, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 864: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing judges under certain circumstances to relieve certain nonviolent offenders of the duty to register as a predatory offender; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 243.166, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rosen, Sheran, Cohen and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 865: A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing a parole board; prescribing its membership, duties, and powers; prescribing when an individual is eligible to be considered for parole; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 866: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for right-of-way acquisition and construction of marked Trunk Highway 212.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 867: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying driver's license suspension and revocation provisions for certain persons who commit criminal vehicular operation offenses; expanding the ignition interlock device program to include these offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169A.51, subdivision 2; 169A.55, by adding a subdivision; 171.17, by adding a subdivision; 171.30, subdivisions 1, 2a, by adding a subdivision; 171.306, subdivisions 1, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 171; 629; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 7503.0300, subpart 1; 7503.0800, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Schmit, Bonoff and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 868: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing tax exemption for qualified data centers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.68, subdivision 42.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Johnson, Dibble, Saxhaug, Stumpf and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 869: A bill for an act relating to education; adding school personnel notice and reporting requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Reinert, Rest, Benson, Metzen and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 870: A bill for an act relating to the legislative auditor; providing for financial and data security audits; requiring certain notice to the legislative auditor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 3.971, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Reinert, Sparks, Jensen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 871: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; regulating salvage titles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168A.01, subdivision 6a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 872: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to fair hearings and internal audits; creating the Cultural and Ethnic Leadership Communities Council; removing obsolete language; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.4661, subdivisions 2, 6; 245.482, subdivision 5; 256.01, subdivision 2; 256.017, subdivision 1; 256.045, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 256.0451, subdivisions 5, 13, 22, 24; 256B.055, subdivision 12; 256B.057, subdivision 3b; 256D.02, subdivision 12a; 256J.30, subdivisions 8, 9; 256J.37, subdivision 3a; 256J.395, subdivision 1; 256J.575, subdivision 3; 256J.626, subdivisions 6, 7, 8; 256J.72, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.461, subdivision 3; 245.463, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 256.01, subdivisions 2a, 13, 23a; 256B.0185; 256D.02, subdivision 4a; 256J.575, subdivision 4; 256J.74, subdivision 4; 256L.04, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Thompson and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 873: A bill for an act relating to forfeiture; shifting the burden of proof to the prosecutor in an innocent owner case involving off-highway vehicles, DWI, designated offenses, controlled substance offenses, fleeing offenses, and prostitution offenses; codifying and expanding the homestead exemption; allowing innocent owners to reclaim vehicle if equipped with ignition interlock device; creating criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.7741, subdivision 7; 169A.63, subdivisions 4, 7, 9; 609.531, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 609.5311, subdivision 3; 609.5312, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 609.5318, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Thompson and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 874: A bill for an act relating to forfeiture; requiring a conviction for judicial forfeiture of property associated with controlled substance offenses and vehicles used in drive-by shootings; eliminating presumption for administrative forfeiture; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 609.531, subdivision 6a; 609.5313; 609.5314, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.5316, subdivision 3; 609.5318, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.5314, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Franzen; Pederson, J. and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 875: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating public-private partnerships involving public infrastructure investments; establishing a joint program office; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Sparks, Tomassoni, Metzen and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 876: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for economic development rate plans for public utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.161.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hayden and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 877: A bill for an act relating to real property; landlord and tenant law; termination of lease upon death of unmarried tenant living alone; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 504B.265, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Nelson; Pederson, J. ; Rosen; Senjem and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 878: A bill for an act relating to counties; giving counties authority to provide for the general welfare; establishing an alternative service delivery pilot program for waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 375.18, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 402A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 879: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing exchange of tax-forfeited land bordering public waters.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 880: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a Minnesota Food Council; providing appointments; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41E.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 881: A bill for an act relating to the city of St. Cloud; clarifying the status of a tax increment financing district.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 882: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Museum of American Art; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 883: A bill for an act relating to energy; regulating utility recovery of transmission costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.16, subdivision 7b; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Fischbach and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 884: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; reauthorizing the 2008 bonding appropriation for the Central Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails project; amending Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 7, subdivision 26, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Hoffman and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 885: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing grant program for collaborative activities to reduce unemployment among minority populations; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Hawj, Saxhaug, Koenen, Scalze and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 886: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying landowners' bill of rights; modifying land acquisition account; adding to and deleting from state parks and forests; authorizing certain exchanges and sales of state lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.0274, subdivision 6; 94.165.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 887: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring radon education disclosure for residential real property; changing provisions for tuberculosis standards; changing adverse health events reporting requirements; modifying a poison control provision; providing liability coverage for certain volunteer medical personnel and permitting agreements to conduct criminal background studies; defining occupational therapy practitioners; changing provisions for occupational therapy; amending prescribing authority for legend drugs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.50, by adding a subdivision; 144.55, subdivision 3; 144.56, by adding a subdivision; 144.7065, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, by adding a subdivision; 144A.04, by adding a subdivision; 144A.45, by adding a subdivision; 144A.752, by adding a subdivision; 144D.08; 145.93, subdivision 3; 145A.04, by adding a subdivision; 145A.06, subdivision 7; 148.6402, by adding a subdivision; 148.6440; 151.37, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 145A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 146B.03, subdivision 10; Minnesota Rules, parts 4655.3000, subparts 2, 3, 4; 4658.0810, subparts 1, 2; 4658.0815, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4; 4664.0290, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4; 4668.0065, subparts 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 888: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked Trunk Highway 14; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Schmit and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 889: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying commissioner's authority; modifying snowmobile registration; extending Matthew Lourey Trail; modifying certain fees; creating certain state park permit exemption; providing for duplicate cross-country ski pass; providing for wildlife rehabilitation permit exemption; modifying permitted uses in Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area; modifying penalties; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.027, by adding a subdivision; 84.774; 84.82, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 84.8205, subdivision 1; 85.015, subdivision 13; 85.054, by adding a subdivision; 85.055, subdivision 1; 85.42; 97A.401, subdivision 3; Laws 1993, chapter 172, section 34, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hawj, Tomassoni, Schmit and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 890: A bill for an act relating to economic development; requiring an annual cost-of-living study; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 891: A bill for an act relating to transportation, taxes, and state government finance; amending various provisions related to transportation finance and taxes; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds; making technical changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 163.051; 168.013, subdivision 1a; 168.31, by adding a subdivision; 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2; 297A.61, subdivision 3; 297A.68, subdivision 3; 297A.70, subdivisions 2, 3; 297A.815, subdivision 3; 297A.94; 297A.992, subdivisions 2, 6; 297A.993, subdivision 1; 297B.01, subdivisions 14, 16; 297B.02, subdivision 3; 297B.03; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 435.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Schmit, Sieben, Dibble and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 892: A bill for an act relating to water; appropriating money to synthesize groundwater quality and quantity data.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dziedzic, Saxhaug, Sieben, Sparks and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 893: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for surcharge to develop and maintain records management system; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.788, subdivision 6; 84.798, subdivision 6; 84.82, subdivision 3; 84.922, subdivision 5; 86B.415, subdivision 9; 97A.065, by adding a subdivision; 97A.475, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 894: A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to resident reimbursement classifications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.0724.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hoffman and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 895: A bill for an act relating to commerce; weights and measures; clarifying use of petroleum inspection fee revenues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 239.101, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 896: A bill for an act relating to local government; extending and providing certain levy authority for certain multicounty housing and redevelopment authorities; amending Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 5, section 33; repealing Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 5, section 33.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Carlson, Bonoff, Saxhaug and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 897: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the Online Learning Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.095, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Carlson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 898: 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 2012, sections 204B.14, subdivisions 2, 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.06, subdivision 1a; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 206.61, subdivision 5; 206.82, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Bonoff, Kent, Miller and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 899: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the publication of labor market information by the Department of Employment and Economic Development; requiring the use and dissemination of labor market information by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; utilizing workforce centers in assisting individuals seeking credentials for high-demand jobs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 136F.37; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 116L.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Koenen, Dahms, Jensen, Eken and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 900: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; making changes to exclusions for qualified small business property and qualified farm property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Marty, Scalze, Hoffman, Eaton and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 901: A bill for an act relating to energy; cogeneration and small power production; modifying provisions governing net metered systems and aggregation of meters; prohibiting limits on cumulative generation; authorizing rulemaking; establishing a solar electricity standard; clarifying the repayment period for the energy improvements program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216B.02, subdivision 4; 216B.164, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, by adding subdivisions; 216C.436, subdivisions 7, 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.164, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Eaton, Marty and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 902: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing the tax rates under the alcoholic beverage excise taxes; establishing an alcohol health and judicial impact fund; providing for deposit of revenues; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297G.03, subdivision 1; 297G.04; 297G.10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 903: A bill for an act relating to utilities; regulating notice to cities of certain utility disconnections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.0976, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 904: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school districts to use safe schools levy proceeds for mental health services and facility modifications designed to enhance student and staff safety; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.44.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Nienow, Hall and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 905: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying property tax due dates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 279.01, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 279.02.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 906: A bill for an act relating to privacy; establishing standards for use of data collected by an event data recorder; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Nienow, Thompson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 907: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring state budget documents to include federal contingency planning; requiring reports on certain losses of federal funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16A.10, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Nienow and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 908: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring disclosures of certain futility policies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 909: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing towns to make gifts to community food shelves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 465.039.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dziedzic, Goodwin, Franzen, Saxhaug and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 910: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the secretary of state to solicit funds for certain uses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 5; 5B.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Hayden and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 911: A bill for an act relating to energy; amending factors used by the Public Utilities Commission to determine just compensation for a utility purchased by a municipality; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.45.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hayden, Tomassoni, Scalze, Dahle and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 912: A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that all necessary health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and inspector general for the Minnesota Health Plan; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62V.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 913: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; reauthorizing the appropriation of money for the Worthington bioscience development project; amending Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, section 23, subdivision 12, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Weber, Jensen, Dahms and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 914: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the agricultural growth, research, and innovation program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Weber, Dahms and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 915: A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county auditor-treasurer appointive in Jackson County; providing a process for making the county auditor-treasurer and the recorder appointive in Lyon County.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Chamberlain, Nienow, Dahms and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 916: A bill for an act relating to elections; reducing the number of proof-of-residence oaths that a voter may sign on election day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 201.061, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Nelson, Bonoff, Kent, Clausen and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 917: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school districts to begin the school year before Labor Day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120A.40.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hawj and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 918: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing a process for joint governance of certain entertainment facilities in Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 919: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying area learning center provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123A.06, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Petersen, B. and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 920: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying unrequested leave of absence provisions for teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.245, subdivision 1; 122A.40, subdivisions 5, 10, 11; 122A.41, subdivisions 2, 14; 123A.75, subdivision 1; 179A.20, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.40, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Johnson, Kent and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 921: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a charter school; authorizing annual portfolio report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.10, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kent and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 922: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for additional financing of metropolitan area transit and paratransit capital expenditures; authorizing the issuance of certain obligations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.39, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 923: A bill for an act relating to public safety; motor vehicles; clarifying registration rules and periods; modifying rules pertaining to trip permits; modifying the design for veterans special plates; modifying record retention requirements; making changes to conform with federal requirements; authorizing background checks of certain department employees; clarifying language pertaining to senior identification cards; making technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.017, subdivisions 2, 3; 168.053, subdivision 1; 168.123, subdivision 2; 168.183, subdivision 1; 168.187, subdivision 17; 168.27, subdivisions 10, 11, by adding a subdivision; 168A.153, subdivisions 1, 2; 171.01, subdivision 49b; 171.07, subdivisions 3a, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.094.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Sparks and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 924: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; making federal conformity, policy, and housekeeping changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 116L.17, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 268.033; 268.035, subdivisions 2, 4, 11, 12, 15, 22, 29; 268.042, subdivision 1; 268.043; 268.051, subdivisions 4a, 5; 268.057, subdivisions 5, 7; 268.0625, subdivision 4; 268.069, subdivision 3; 268.07, subdivisions 1, 3b; 268.085, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6; 268.0865, subdivisions 3, 4; 268.095, subdivisions 2, 3; 268.103, subdivision 2a; 268.105; 268.131, subdivision 1; 268.136, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; 268.18, subdivisions 1, 2b; 268.184, subdivision 1a; 268.186; 268.192, subdivision 1a; 268.194, subdivision 1; 268.196, subdivision 1; 268.215; 268.23; Laws 2012, chapter 201, article 1, section 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 268; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 3310.2905, subpart 2; 3310.2910; 3310.2914, subpart 1; 3310.2916; 3310.2919; 3310.2920; 3315.0200, subpart 1; 3315.0203; 3315.0211; 3315.0212; 3315.0213; 3315.0501, subparts 1, 2; 3315.0555, subpart 1; 3315.0801; 3315.0805; 3315.0810; 3315.0815; 3315.0820; 3315.0825; 3315.0830; 3315.0835; 3315.0840; 3315.0845; 3315.0901; 3315.0905; 3315.1001; 3315.1010.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Dibble; Marty; Petersen, B. ; Lourey and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 925: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing for marriage between two persons; providing for exemptions based on religious association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 363A.26; 517.01; 517.03, subdivision 1; 517.08, subdivision 1a; 517.09; 518.07; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 517.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 926: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring all 911 public safety answering points to provide for emergency medical instruction for certain emergency calls; specifically providing that any expenses related to this change be covered under the current allowable expenditures for 911 funds; providing for the registration of automatic external defibrillators; providing for a criminal penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 403.113, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Champion; Dibble; Wiger; Pederson, J. and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 927: A bill for an act relating to transportation; transit finance; reallocating revenues from motor vehicle lease sales tax; imposing metropolitan area sales tax for transit, bicycle, and pedestrian improvements; providing for use of sales tax revenues; authorizing issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297A.815, subdivision 3; 297A.992, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 928: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying health and safety revenue uses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.57, subdivisions 6, 6a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Nienow and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 929: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a new source of state aid for school districts with below average revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.13, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lourey, Eken and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 930: A bill for an act relating to public health; appropriating money for a statewide text message suicide prevention program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hall, Thompson, Anderson, Osmek and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 931: A bill for an act relating to assumed names; modifying publication requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 333.01, subdivision 1; 333.04.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Koenen, Goodwin, Limmer and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 932: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for probation supervision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hoffman, Benson, Johnson and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 933: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing a minimum level of compensatory funding for each school district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger, Hayden, Goodwin and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 934: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating motor vehicles; 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 2012, sections 168.27, subdivisions 1a, 19a, 23, 24; 168A.153, subdivisions 1, 3; 325E.21, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3, 6, 8, 9, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168A.153, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Pappas, Rest, Skoe, Rosen and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 935: A bill for an act relating to public pensions; imposing an insurance surcharge; modifying pension aids; providing pension funding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 69.021, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297I.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Tomassoni, Schmit, Dibble, Dziedzic and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 936: A bill for an act relating to energy; allocating certain funds from the renewable development account; creating an account; providing for financial incentives for solar photovoltaic modules manufactured in Minnesota; requiring studies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116C.779, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.