State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Koenen, Sheran, Dibble and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1512: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Minnesota Valley Regional Rail Authority; authorizing sale and issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1513: A bill for an act relating to parks; appropriating money for Sibley State Park.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1514: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing owner or occupant of land to take geese causing damage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97B.655, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1515: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new municipal building in Cosmos; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1516: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying property tax refunds; decreasing the threshold percentage for the homestead credit refund for homeowners; increasing the percentage of rent constituting property taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290A.03, subdivisions 11, 13; 290A.04, subdivisions 2, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1517: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.10, subdivisions 4, 4a, 11, 23.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Chamberlain, Housley, Brown and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1518: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing that legislators and constitutional officers do not participate in the state employee group insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 43A.24, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 1519: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Goodhue Pioneer State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1520: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; limiting taxable valuation for class 4d property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 273.11, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Wiger and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 1521: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting taking wolves in Boundary Waters Canoe Area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97B.647, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1522: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood relief for the city of Maynard; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1523: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating sales tax on purchases by cities and counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1524: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing requirements for radio station grants; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 129D.14, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1525: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an event center in the Giants Ridge Recreation Area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1526: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Gitchi Gami State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1527: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Two Harbors Marina; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Cohen, Saxhaug, Dibble and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1528: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Public Radio.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Cohen, Bonoff, Stumpf and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1529: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for Minnesota Public Radio, Inc.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1530: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Winona State University to create an education village; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1531: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pilot grant program for outreach to communities of color and other under-represented minority groups who are or may be afflicted with dementia but are not yet diagnosed; appropriating money for health outreach grants and specific education activities.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1532: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying enrollment priorities under the Postsecondary Enrollment Options Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.09, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1533: A bill for an act relating to public finance; authorizing certain investments of public funds; providing for repayment of certain energy improvements; changing certain requirements for financing capital equipment purchases; capital improvements; changing certain election requirements for issuance of street reconstruction bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 118A.04, subdivision 3; 118A.05, subdivision 5; 216C.436, subdivision 7; 373.01, subdivision 3; 373.40, subdivisions 1, 2; 410.32; 412.301; 473.606, subdivision 3; 475.521, subdivisions 1, 2; 475.58, subdivision 3b; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 428A.101.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pappas and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1534: A bill for an act relating to state government; implementing recommendations of the Compensation Council; modifying certain salary provisions; requiring a compensation study; providing for legislative, judicial, and constitutional officers' salaries; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 3.099, subdivision 1; 3.855, subdivision 3; 15A.0815, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 43A.17, subdivisions 1, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 43A.17, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.