State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, April 8, 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 Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1554: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; increasing the permitted holding period for exempt property held for economic development for certain cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 272.02, subdivision 39.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1555: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring a candidate to file a petition in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 204B.11, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1556: A bill for an act relating to the city of Taylors Falls; authorizing the city of Taylors Falls to establish and exercise border city development zone powers; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1557: A bill for an act relating to education; directing the commissioner of education to seek federal approval to modify the multiple measurements rating to fairly calculate graduation rates in districts and schools serving eligible students with disabilities ages 18 to 21.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1558: A bill for an act relating to occupational safety; providing standards for recovery of embedded equipment and vehicles; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 182.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Eaton, Marty and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1559: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying Infectious Waste Control Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116.78, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1560: A bill for an act relating to dangerous dogs; requiring certain notifications when transferring ownership of a dangerous dog; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 347.52.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Franzen, Dibble and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1561: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Airports Commission; requiring the Metropolitan Airports Commission to complete an environmental impact statement for the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport 2020 Improvements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.614, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Franzen, Rosen and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1562: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for poison information centers.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1563: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; requiring a truth in taxation budget hearing; repealing requirement for notice of proposed property taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 273.124, subdivision 13; 275.065, subdivisions 6, 7; 275.07, subdivision 1; 276.04, subdivision 2; 383E.21, subdivision 2; 469.1815, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 275; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 275.065, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Wiklund, Eken, Pappas and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1564: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for redistricting of the Metropolitan Council districts; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.123, subdivision 3d.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 1565: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; broadband; requiring a study and report on cyber security and broadband infrastructure vulnerabilities.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Pappas, Hoffman, Tomassoni, Nienow and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1566: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring qualifications and continuing education for employment as a surgical technologist; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 146C.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Westrom; Petersen, B. and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 1567: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1568: A bill for an act human services; establishing community first services and supports and Northstar Care for Children; modifying provisions relating to vital records, reporting suspected maltreatment, child custody, data practices, background studies, and fraud investigations; licensing home care providers; establishing penalties; establishing an advisory council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.051, by adding subdivisions; 144.212; 144.213; 144.215, subdivisions 3, 4; 144.216, subdivision 1; 144.217, subdivision 2; 144.218, subdivision 5; 144.225; 144.226; 243.166, subdivision 7; 245C.04, by adding a subdivision; 245C.08, subdivision 1; 245C.33, subdivision 1; 245D.05; 245D.06; 245D.10; 257.75, subdivision 7; 260C.635, subdivision 1; 517.001; 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9, 9e; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 144A; 149A; 245D; 256B; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245E; 256N.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1569: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the renovation and restoration of the State Capitol Building; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.