State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 14, 2013
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1377: A bill for an act relating to parks and trails; appropriating money from the parks and trails fund for Camp Ripley/Veterans State Trail.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Chamberlain, Pratt and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1378: A bill for an act relating to firearms; regulating the lawful possession, purchase, and transfer of firearms and ammunition; amending the definition of crime of violence; establishing mandatory minimum sentences; creating new criminal offenses; providing procedures for restoring firearms rights; directing the commissioner of human services to report mental health commitment information to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System for the purpose of facilitating firearms background checks; creating a reporting requirement; requiring timely transmittal of civil commitment, law enforcement, and court data to certain state and federal searchable databases; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 241.301; 245.041; 253B.24; 299C.10, subdivisions 1, 3; 299C.11, subdivision 1; 299C.14; 299C.17; 609.165, subdivision 1b; 609.505, by adding a subdivision; 624.712, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 624.713, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; 624.7141, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 299C; 624; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 624.713, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1379: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding health and safety revenue to include facility modifications necessary to make school facilities more secure for students and staff; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.57, subdivisions 6, 6a, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1380: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Northeast Regional Correctional Center (NERCC); authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1381: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a multipurpose regional training and public safety facility in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1382: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; expanding the class of persons eligible for disability license plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.021, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Hayden, Dibble and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1383: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the Aliveness Project.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1384: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a community center in St. Joseph; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1385: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying provisions relating to permits and to escort drivers for overdimensional loads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 169.86, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Pratt and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1386: A bill for an act relating to the permanent school fund; requiring the costs of the school trust lands director to be paid from the minerals management account; appropriating money; amending Laws 2012, chapter 249, section 11.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1387: A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting the use of consumer credit scores or history by insurers in underwriting automobile insurance policies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 72A.20, subdivision 36; 72A.499, subdivision 1; 72A.501, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1388: A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting discrimination in auto insurance based upon geographic location within the Twin Cities metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 72A.20, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1389: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for rulemaking by the commissioner of education.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Chamberlain and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1390: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing municipalities to grant property tax exemptions for certain new and expanding business property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1391: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating consumer fraud; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 325F.69, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1392: A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales taxes; modifying allowed expenditures regarding imposition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.99, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1393: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; providing for earlier openings for deer hunting and angling seasons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 97B.311; 97C.395, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1394: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying bond authorizations and appropriations for the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center; amending Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 22, subdivision 6, as amended; Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, section 20, subdivision 3, as amended; Laws 2006, chapter 258, section 18, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1395: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the city of Duluth to issue a 3.2 malt liquor license for the premises known as Wheeler Field.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1396: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating funds to the community offender reentry program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1397: A bill for an act relating to public disclosure; expanding the definition of public official in campaign finance and public disclosure law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 10A.01, subdivision 35.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Skoe, Tomassoni and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1398: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing exception to certain minnow testing requirements; establishing a minnow special harvesting permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 84D.03, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1399: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for school buildings and facilities renovation in Hibbing; authorizing the sale and issuance of school bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hoffman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1400: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying payment methodologies for home and community-based services waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256B.0916, subdivision 2; 256B.092, subdivision 4; 256B.49, subdivision 17; 256B.4913; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scalze, Marty and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1401: A bill for an act relating to the environment; prohibiting the use and sale of certain coal tar products; appropriating money from the clean water fund; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116.201.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1402: A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the manufacture, sale, and use of fireworks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 624.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1403: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exception to a licensing moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.03, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1404: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying payment rates for low-rate nursing facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.441, subdivision 61.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1405: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying payment rates for nursing facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.441, subdivisions 55, 62.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 1406: A bill for an act relating to the city of Rochester; modifying local tax authority; amending Laws 2002, chapter 377, article 3, section 25, as amended; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 4, section 23, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pederson, J. and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1407: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; exempting bingo halls from combined net receipts tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297E.02, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Johnson, Stumpf, Metzen, Sparks and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1408: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion of the National Sports Center in Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1409: A bill for an act relating to veterans; expanding eligibility for burial in the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery to include deceased allied Hmong-American or Lao-American veterans of the American Secret War in Laos; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 197.236, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1410: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; clarifying responsibilities for state tree nurseries; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 89.36, subdivision 1; 89.37, subdivision 3; repealing Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 2, article 4, section 30.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1411: A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for a grant for energy efficiency improvements.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1412: A resolution memorializing Congress and the President of the United States to amend federal veterans cemetery law to expand eligibility for burial in state veterans cemeteries developed with federal funding to include allied Hmong-American and Lao-American veterans of America's Secret War in Laos.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1413: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a trunk highway interchange; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Franzen and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1414: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Airports Commission; requiring certain commission meetings to be held outside of the airport security area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.604, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Nelson, Wiger and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 1415: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; removing a surcharge for certain vehicle parking violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 357.021, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Champion, Dibble, Torres Ray, Dziedzic and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1416: A bill for an act relating to transportation; making a conditional appropriation for school transit passes.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Torres Ray and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1417: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a waiver request concerning the federal Disadvantaged Business Enterprise program.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 1418: A bill for an act relating to state government; reducing the number of members of the legislature; preventing the division of a senate district in the formation of a congressional district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 2.021; 2.031, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 1419: A bill for an act relating to data practices; eliminating an administrative remedy for certain data practices violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.072, subdivision 2; 13.08, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.085.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1420: A bill for an act relating to courts; increasing mandatory retirement age for judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 490.121, subdivision 21d.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1421: A bill for an act relating to courts; amending the mandatory retirement age for judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 490.121, subdivision 21d.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Pappas, Wiger, Metzen, Goodwin and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1422: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the Metropolitan Council for regional park and open-space land acquisition and improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 1423: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying certain provisions regarding domestic abuse; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 518B.01, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision; 609.2242, subdivision 2; 609.748, subdivision 6; 629.75, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 634.20.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1424: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring executive agencies to take certain actions to guide interactions with sovereign tribal nations in Minnesota; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.