State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 7, 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 Rest, Cohen, Wiger and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1107: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying integration revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.86; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 11, article 2, section 51; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.86, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Wiklund and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1108: A bill for an act relating to evidence; limiting availability of certain evidence arising from a collaborative law process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 595.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dahle, Reinert and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1109: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring refund of premiums paid on life insurance policies in certain circumstances; authorizing the judicial declaration of the validity of a policy in certain circumstances; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 61A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1110: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Willmar transit facilities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1111: A bill for an act relating to local government; giving Hennepin County the same authority as Minneapolis to negotiate agreements relating to skilled trade and craft workers and apprentices; amending Laws 1988, chapter 471, sections 1, subdivisions 1, as amended, 4, as amended; 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Johnson, Metzen, Pappas and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 1112: A bill for an act relating to the State Lottery; establishing electronic lottery terminals; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Hayden, Eaton, Eken, Lourey and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1113: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying nursing facility level of care to prevent seniors currently enrolled in the elderly waiver program from losing coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.0724, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1114: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota River State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Rosen, Dibble, Nelson and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1115: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; adding a subtraction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.01, subdivisions 19b, 19d.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1116: A bill for an act relating to the city of Marshall; further defining use of tax revenues; providing for local approval of certain laws and validating certain actions of the city; amending Laws 2010, chapter 389, article 5, section 6, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1117: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating the Minnesota Families and Children Assistance Program Act; modifying the MFIP and child care assistance programs; providing directions to commissioner; instructing the revisor to change certain terminology; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16A.152, subdivision 2; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 256J.08, by adding a subdivision; 256J.24, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256J; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256J.24, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Clausen, Sheran, Nienow, Rosen and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1118: A bill for an act relating to education; qualifying certain homeless children for early educational services; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 125A.02, subdivision 1a; 125A.30.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1119: A bill for an act relating to the military; clarifying that an employee may choose when to use paid military leave; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 192.26.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Tomassoni, Metzen, Sparks and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1120: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying definitions and making other technical, clarifying, and conforming changes related to electronic games; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 349.12, subdivisions 12a, 12b, 12d, 18; 349.13; 349.151, subdivision 4d; 349.17, subdivision 9; 349.1721, subdivision 4; 349.2127, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1121: A bill for an act relating to energy; defining terms in the energy improvements program for local governments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216C.435, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; 216C.436, subdivision 2; 429.101, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Rest, Chamberlain and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1122: A bill for an act relating to economic development; science and technology; creating a technology transfer corporate tax exemption for certain licensing agreements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.01, subdivision 19d; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1123: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying primary elections for partisan offices; requiring the top two vote getters in partisan primary races to be placed on the general election ballot; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 200.02, subdivisions 7, 23; 204B.03; 204B.07, subdivision 4; 204C.13, subdivision 3; 204C.21, subdivision 3; 204C.32, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.05, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.08, subdivision 4; 204D.09, subdivision 2; 204D.10, subdivision 1; 204D.20, subdivisions 1, 2; 205.17, subdivision 3; 206.61, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 204B.04, subdivisions 2, 3; 204D.07, subdivision 2; 204D.08, subdivision 5; 204D.13, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1124: A bill for an act relating to the military; appropriating money for a grant to support activities related to the commissioning of the USS Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1125: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the state fire marshal to make the fire code available to the general public; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 326B.02, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Stumpf, Nienow, Nelson and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 1126: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for improved career and college readiness; aligning high school graduation exams with college readiness; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 120B.30, subdivisions 1, 1a, by adding a subdivision; 120B.35, subdivision 3; 124D.09, subdivision 13; 124D.091, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dahle, Rosen and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1127: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a nursing facility rate increase for health information technology costs; providing a grant to elderly waiver providers for health information technology costs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.441, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Schmit, Eken and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1128: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; broadband; establishing the Office of Broadband Development in the Department of Employment and Economic Development and assigning it duties; requiring the Department of Transportation to post a database on its Web site; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 237.012, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 161; 237.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1129: A bill for an act relating to public contracts; authorizing the state, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the University of Minnesota, and cities to adopt a program requiring certain hiring practices in construction and services contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 136F.581, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16C; 137; 471.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1130: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying that a school district may lease a facility to a charter school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.10, subdivision 23a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen, Bakk, Reinert, Thompson and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1131: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting criminalization and restriction on sale of motor fuel; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Carlson, Metzen, Dahle, Nienow and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1132: A bill for an act relating to no-fault auto insurance; regulating certain unethical practices by health care providers; regulating independent medical examinations; modifying the criminal provision against a person employing, using, or acting as a capper, runner, or steerer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 65B.54, subdivision 6; 609.612; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 65B.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Ruud and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1133: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending regulations governing school bus use for special events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169.011, by adding a subdivision; 169.443, subdivision 3; 221.132; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Osmek, Thompson, Hann, Brown and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1134: A bill for an act relating to local governments; providing for reverse referendum approval of certain issuance of debt; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 416.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1135: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for state energy conservation policies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216B.2401; 216C.05.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 1136: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying the application of the criminal and traffic surcharge to offenders who enter diversion programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 357.021, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Reinert, Tomassoni, Brown and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1137: A bill for an act relating to public safety; imposing a mandatory minimum sentence on prisoners who commit assaults in jails and workhouses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.2231, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1138: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; prohibiting use of driver feedback and safety-monitoring equipment in certain vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 169.71, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Carlson, Dibble, Senjem and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1139: A bill for an act relating to transportation; railroads; clarifying the commissioner's passenger rail duties; providing contract authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 174.632; 174.636.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Ruud and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1140: A bill for an act relating to education; aligning high school graduation exams with college readiness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.30, subdivisions 1, 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Schmit and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1141: A bill for an act relating to public finance; providing an alternative general system to issue state and local debt obligations; enacting the "Minnesota All-Government Bond Act"; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16F.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Stumpf, Hoffman and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1142: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying and repealing certain education funding provisions; establishing a general education levy; eliminating existing general education levies; rolling the alternative compensation programs out of general education; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.415, by adding subdivisions; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 13a, 13b, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36; 126C.13, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, subdivisions 13a, 13b, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dziedzic and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1143: A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying certain provisions related to disclosure of personnel data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.43, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1144: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Isle for sewer infrastructure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1145: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Isle for water and sewer infrastructure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Torres Ray, Tomassoni, Hayden and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 1146: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Neighborhood Development Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1147: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Rocori Trail construction; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1148: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the division and distribution of minerals taxes to school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 298.28, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1149: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying and creating permitting efficiencies; modifying duties of Pollution Control Agency; requiring rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.027, subdivision 14a, by adding a subdivision; 115.03, subdivision 1; 116.03, subdivision 2b; 116.07, subdivision 4d; 116J.035, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Reinert and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1150: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of renovation of Wade Stadium in Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1151: A bill for an act relating to state lands; clarifying the use of certain payments to counties for consolidated conservation lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 84A.51, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Pederson, J. ; Pappas and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1152: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for alternative Web site publication; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 331A.12.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1153: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing for the development and regulation of an industrial hemp industry; authorizing rulemaking; providing a defense for possession and cultivation of industrial hemp; modifying the definition of marijuana; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 18J.01; 18J.02; 18J.03; 18J.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 18J.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 6; 18J.06; 18J.07, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 18J.09; 18J.11, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 152.01, subdivision 9; 375.30, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18K.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Saxhaug, Chamberlain and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1154: A bill for an act relating to state government finance; modifying provisions of the state auditor for costs and fees; requiring determination of IT costs for certain projects; establishing the e-government advisory council; changing the audit responsibility for job opportunity building zones to the legislative auditor; changing campaign finance provisions and establishing fees; changing provisions that refer to school trust lands director; authorizing "Support Our Veterans" license plates; changing provisions related to veterans; making department of revenue changes; establishing an automobile theft prevention surcharge; making conforming changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 6.48; 6.56, subdivision 2; 10A.01, subdivision 26; 10A.02, subdivision 15; 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 16A.82; 16E.07, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 65B.84, subdivision 1; 94.342, subdivision 5; 127A.30, subdivision 1; 127A.351; 127A.352, subdivisions 1, 2; 197.608, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6; 197.791, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 270C.69, subdivision 1; 289A.20, subdivisions 2, 4; 289A.26, subdivision 2a; 295.55, subdivision 4; 297F.09, subdivision 7; 297G.09, subdivision 6; 297I.30, by adding a subdivision; 297I.35, subdivision 2; 469.3201; 471.699; 473.843, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 6; 10A; 16; 168; 196; 297I; 349A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 6.58; 127A.352, subdivision 3; 127A.353; 168A.40, subdivisions 3, 4; 197.608, subdivision 2a; 270C.145.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1155: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a task force to review school district detachment and annexation.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1156: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts and charter schools to report electronically to the education commissioner on school lock-down drills; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 121A.035, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Koenen and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1157: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; making an appropriation for construction of segments of marked Trunk Highway 23 as a four-lane divided highway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1158: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to continuing care; redesigning home and community-based services; modifying provisions related to nursing facility admission and maltreatment; establishing community first services and supports; requiring a study; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.0724, subdivision 4; 144A.351; 148E.065, subdivision 4a; 256.01, subdivisions 2, 24; 256.975, subdivision 7, by adding subdivisions; 256.9754, subdivision 5, by adding subdivisions; 256B.021, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0911, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3a, 4d, 7, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0913, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0915, subdivisions 3a, 5, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0917, subdivisions 6, 13, by adding subdivisions; 256B.092, by adding a subdivision; 256B.439, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 256B.49, subdivisions 12, 14, by adding a subdivision; 256I.05, by adding a subdivision; 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9, 9e; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245A.655; 256B.0911, subdivisions 4a, 4b, 4c; 256B.0917, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1159: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions to promote the safe and healthy development of children; modifying provisions related to child care programs, human services licensing, background studies, foster care, and the Minnesota family investment program; establishing Northstar Care for Children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.011, by adding a subdivision; 119B.02, by adding a subdivision; 119B.025, subdivision 1; 119B.03, subdivision 4; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 1a, 6, by adding subdivisions; 245A.07, subdivision 2a; 245A.1435; 245A.144; 245A.1444; 245A.40, subdivision 5; 245A.50; 245C.08, subdivision 1; 245C.33, subdivision 1; 256.0112, by adding a subdivision; 256.82, subdivisions 2, 3; 256.98, subdivision 8; 256J.08, subdivision 24; 256J.21, subdivisions 2, 3; 256J.24, subdivisions 3, 7; 256J.621; 256J.626, subdivision 7; 257.85, subdivisions 2, 5, 6; 260C.446; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245A; 256J; 259A; 260C; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256N; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256.82, subdivision 4; 256J.24, subdivision 10; 260C.441; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0130, subpart 8; 9502.0355, subpart 4; 9560.0650, subparts 1, 3, 6; 9560.0651; 9560.0655.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sparks and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1160: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; making policy, technical, conforming, and clarifying changes to provisions related to agricultural law; modifying provisions related to pesticide control, agricultural resource loan and ethanol development, the Rural Finance Authority, grain buyers, and other agriculture-related provisions; establishing the Minnesota agricultural water quality program; modifying noxious weed law; modifying definition of E85; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 17.118, subdivision 2; 18.77, subdivisions 3, 4, 10, 12; 18.78, subdivision 3; 18.79, subdivisions 6, 13; 18.82, subdivision 1; 18.91, subdivisions 1, 2; 18B.01, by adding a subdivision; 18B.065, subdivision 2a; 18B.07, subdivisions 4, 5, 7; 18B.26, subdivision 3; 18B.316, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 8, 9; 18B.37, subdivision 4; 31.94; 41A.105, subdivision 5; 41A.12, by adding a subdivision; 41B.04, subdivision 9; 223.17, by adding a subdivision; 232.22, by adding a subdivision; 296A.01, subdivision 19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 17; 18; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 18.91, subdivisions 3, 5; 18B.07, subdivision 6; Minnesota Rules, parts 1505.0751, subparts 7, 8; 1510.0011, subparts 1, 4; 1510.0020; 1510.0030; 1510.0040; 1510.0050; 1510.0060; 1510.0070; 1510.0080; 1510.0090; 1510.0100; 1510.0111; 1510.0161; 1510.0171; 1510.0180; 1510.0200; 1510.0210; 1510.0220; 1510.0231; 1510.0241; 1510.0261; 1510.0340; 1510.0350; 1510.0360.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1161: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying chemical and mental health provisions; modifying provisions related to funding mental health services; providing for coverage of family psychoeducation services and clinical care consultations in the medical assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.4682, subdivision 2; 246.18, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0625, by adding subdivisions; 256B.761.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Saxhaug and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1162: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax; requiring a study of the Iron Range fiscal disparities program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Nelson and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1163: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the history of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 to be included in Minnesota's elementary and secondary social studies standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.023, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1164: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring certain research dogs and cats at higher education research and related facilities to be offered for placement with an animal research organization; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Sieben and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 1165: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for eradication and control of Grecian foxglove.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Torres Ray, Eaton, Dibble and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1166: A bill for an act relating to environmental health; prohibiting the sale of certain products containing triclosan or similar antibacterial compounds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Pratt and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1167: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a new intermediate school district in Carver, Scott, and LeSeuer counties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kent, Wiger, Carlson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1168: A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating new crimes relating to 911 emergency calls; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.78.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1169: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a special education case loads task force; modifying rules governing individualized education program development; modifying rules governing special education services purchasing; requiring a report; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 3525.0800, subpart 2; 3525.2810, subparts 1, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1170: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environment, natural resources, and commerce; modifying and providing for certain fees; modifying and providing for disposition of certain revenue; creating accounts; modifying mining permit provisions; modifying provisions for taking game and fish; providing for wastewater laboratory certification; modifying certain permanent school fund provisions; providing for product stewardship programs; providing for sanitary districts; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.7411, subdivision 4; 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 60A.14, subdivision 1; 85.052, subdivision 6; 85.054, by adding a subdivision; 85.055, subdivision 2; 89.0385; 89.17; 92.50; 93.17, subdivision 1; 93.1925, subdivision 2; 93.25, subdivision 2; 93.285, subdivision 3; 93.46, by adding a subdivision; 93.481, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding subdivisions; 93.482; 94.342, subdivision 5; 97A.045, subdivision 1; 97A.445, subdivision 1; 97A.451, subdivisions 3, 3b, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3; 97A.485, subdivision 6; 103G.615, subdivision 2; 103I.601, by adding a subdivision; 127A.30, subdivision 1; 127A.351; 127A.352; 168.1296, subdivision 1; 239.101, subdivision 3; 275.066; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 93; 115; 115A; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 442A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 97A.451, subdivision 4a; 115.18, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 115.19; 115.20; 115.21; 115.22; 115.23; 115.24; 115.25; 115.26; 115.27; 115.28; 115.29; 115.30; 115.31; 115.32; 115.33; 115.34; 115.35; 115.36; 115.37; 127A.353.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Clausen, Sieben, Metzen and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1171: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital improvements; appropriating money for reconstruction of interchange of County Road 42 at marked Trunk Highway 52 in Dakota County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1172: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying operating payment rates for a nursing facility in Meeker County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1173: A bill for an act relating to transportation; defining project for metropolitan area regional railroad authorities' contributions toward capital costs of light rail transit or commuter rail project; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 398A.10, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dahms, Miller, Weber, Koenen and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1174: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a pay increase for employees of community-based services facilities serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Dziedzic, Ortman, Senjem and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1175: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; modifying the historic structure rehabilitation credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.0681, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 10; Laws 2010, chapter 216, section 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Kent and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1176: A bill for an act relating to transportation; specifying minimum funding for alternative transportation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Hawj, Jensen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1177: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Boys and Girls Club.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Koenen, Hawj, Carlson and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 1178: A bill for an act relating to lobbying reports; amending the reporting requirements for lobbying expenses for certain procedures at the Public Utilities Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 10A.04, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1179: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for conveyance of state land to the city of Newport.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Ortman, Chamberlain and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1180: A bill for an act relating to public safety; limiting the authority of local units of government to enact new criminal ordinances; providing for a delayed reduction in the criminal penalties applicable to existing local ordinance violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 366.01, subdivision 10; 375.53; 412.231; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 410; 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.034.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1181: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring reporting of diverted narcotics or controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 214.33, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1182: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing municipalities to issue obligations without election for certain street improvements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 475.58, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1183: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring mandatory rabies vaccination for dogs and proof of vaccination; providing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 346.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Chamberlain, Housley and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1184: A bill for an act relating to local government; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Hugo to study the feasibility of a regional sewer and water system.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Eaton, Bakk, Metzen, Saxhaug and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1185: A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying labor agreements and compensation plans.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1186: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private and public sales of certain tax-forfeited land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Ortman, Nienow, Dibble, Sieben and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1187: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying certain provisions regarding the Forensic Laboratory Advisory Board; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 299C.156.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Brown, Scalze and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1188: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying certain exemptions from food handler licensing requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 28A.15, subdivisions 9, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Stumpf and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1189: A bill for an act relating to education finance; enhancing online college in the high school operations; increasing course offerings; providing additional online support to high schools in Minnesota; enhancing technology; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1190: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing provisions of the Legislative Advisory Commission, Legislative Coordinating Commission, Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement, Compensation Council, and Mississippi River Parkway Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 3.30, subdivision 2; 3.303, by adding a subdivision; 3.85, subdivisions 8, 9; 15A.082, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 161.1419, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 3.304, subdivisions 1, 5; 3.885, subdivision 10; 16A.10, subdivision 1c.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1191: A bill for an act relating to retirement; volunteer firefighter relief associations; defining a relief association fiscal year; clarifying leaves exempted from minimum resumption service requirements for break-in-service service credit; mandating municipal approval for certain interest rates creditable to deferred service credits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 69.771, subdivision 1; 69.774, subdivision 1; 424A.001, by adding a subdivision; 424A.01, subdivision 6; 424A.015, subdivisions 1, 4; 424A.016, subdivision 6; 424A.02, subdivision 7; 424A.10, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 424A.10, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Hoffman, Dziedzic, Marty and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1192: A bill for an act relating to water; modifying the Clean Water Legacy Act to improve accountability; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 114D.15, subdivision 11; 114D.25, by adding subdivisions; 114D.50, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 114D.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hoffman, Johnson and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 1193: A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate franchise tax; allowing a technology transfer program for new or expanding biotechnology companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19d, 29; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 290.0921, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.