State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 25, 2010
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Moua, Scheid, Hann and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2787: A bill for an act relating to juveniles; requiring the court to provide a general notice of collateral sanctions to a juvenile before accepting a guilty plea; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 260B.163, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Moua, Scheid, Hann and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2788: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending the duration of the continuance period allowed in a juvenile delinquency matter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 260B.198, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Moua, Scheid, Hann, Rest and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2789: A bill for an act relating to juvenile records; modifying provisions governing public access to certain juvenile records; limiting release of records with informed consent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 260B.171, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Moua, Ortman, Dille and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2790: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying provisions governing public hearings and public access to juvenile records; authorizing the expungement of certain juvenile records; authorizing the commissioner of human services to grant set asides or variances for certain individuals disqualified from licensure because of an offense committed as a juvenile; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 260B.163, subdivision 1; 260B.171, subdivisions 4, 5; 609A.02, subdivision 2; 609A.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 5a, 7; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 245C.24, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2791: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring specific service sign on marked Trunk Highway 52 in Olmsted County.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2792: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a veterans cemetery in southeastern Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2793: A bill for an act relating to education; permitting fund transfer.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sheran, Parry, Frederickson, Senjem and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2794: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing certain requirements concerning completion of construction projects on marked Trunk Highway 14.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Vandeveer, Saltzman, Koch, Hann and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2795: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money for improvements at the Disabled Veterans Rest Camp on Big Marine Lake in Washington County.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2796: A bill for an act relating to probate; clarifying the powers of health care agents, guardians, and others to make health care decisions for wards and protected persons; modifying provisions governing guardians and conservators; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 145C.09, subdivision 3; 524.5-303; 524.5-403; 525A.09; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 524.5-120; 524.5-304; 524.5-309; 524.5-310; 524.5-315; 524.5-316; 524.5-406; 524.5-420.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rosen, Sheran, Stumpf and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2797: A bill for an act relating to education; permitting advertisements within a baseball field.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Sheran, Langseth, Senjem and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2798: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing exemptions for public safety radio communications equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.70, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Scheid, Erickson Ropes, Metzen, Senjem and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2799: A bill for an act relating to insurance; the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association; providing an exception for children to the association’s six-month preexisting condition limitation; making a technical update; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 62E.14, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2800: A bill for an act relating to health; exempting pools that are owned and operated by a private organization from the definition of a public pool; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144.1222, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Parry and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2801: A bill for an act relating to state spending; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article XI; limiting the level of budgeted spending to the amount collected in the prior biennium.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Senjem, Sparks and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2802: A bill for an act relating to education; reducing mandates; allowing temporary mandate suspensions; amending Laws 2008, chapter 363, article 2, section 46, subdivision 1, as amended; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 123B.05; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 120A.40.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2803: A bill for an act relating to electrical licensing; modifying requirements for responsible licensed individuals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 326B.33, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Moua, Robling, Hann, Olseen and Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 2804: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring chemical use screen of juvenile offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 260B.157, subdivision 1; 260B.176, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Bonoff; Olson, G.; Michel and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2805: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the referendum allowance limit for certain school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.17, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Rest, Torres Ray, Hann and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2806: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the allowance on the building lease levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Clark, Saxhaug, Rest and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2807: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; creating an early childhood education program for at-risk four-year-olds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 124D.19, by adding a subdivision; 124D.20, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2808: A bill for an act relating to liquor; clarifying a license provision for the city of Minneapolis; amending Laws 2009, chapter 120, section 16.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Higgins; Anderson; Moua; Olson, M. and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2809: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating employment guidance for using bond proceeds; requiring reports.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2810: A bill for an act relating to gambling; proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize gambling other than parimutuel betting at a licensed racetrack; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article X, section 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2811: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an alternative teacher preparation program and limited-term teacher license; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2812: A bill for an act relating to retirement; lump sum volunteer firefighter relief associations; modifying the manner for the calculation of amortization requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 69.772, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2813: A bill for an act relating to education; updating board membership to conform with Laws 2006; authorizing the Minneapolis School Board to remove a member by a majority vote; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 128D.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 128D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 128D.14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dibble and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2814: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing day training and habilitation insurance provisions; setting liability limits; changing the age limit for operators of vehicles for hire; directing the commissioner to seek a federal waiver; allowing a sales tax exemption for certain vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 171.322; 174.30, subdivision 1; 297B.03; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 65B.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Lourey, Prettner Solon, Doll and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2815: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a quality improvement program for physician clinics and hospitals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 62U.04, subdivisions 3, 6, 9, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 256B.032.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Scheid, Carlson, Koering, Marty and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2816: A bill for an act relating to insurance; limiting excessive enrollee cost-sharing on biologic prescription drugs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Dahle, Sheran, Erickson Ropes and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2817: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing certain qualified persons with medical training or supervision to take blood samples from DWI offenders; providing legal immunity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169A.51, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dahle, Saltzman and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2818: A bill for an act relating to education; creating efficiency plus access task forces; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Marty and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2819: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the school finance system; creating a new education funding framework; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 123B.53, subdivision 5; 124D.4531, as amended; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.65, subdivision 5; 125A.76, subdivision 5; 125A.79, subdivision 7; 126C.01, by adding subdivisions; 126C.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 16, 17; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3, 4, 6, 13, 14, 18, by adding subdivisions; 126C.13, subdivisions 4, 5; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 5, 6; 126C.20; 126C.40, subdivision 1; 127A.51; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123B; 126C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 123B.54; 123B.57, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 123B.591; 125A.76, subdivision 4; 125A.79, subdivision 6; 126C.10, subdivisions 2b, 13a, 13b, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 31a, 31b, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36; 126C.12; 126C.126; 127A.50.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2820: A bill for an act relating to waters; requiring approval of local government exceptions to lower St. Croix River standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103F.351, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Saxhaug, Frederickson, Ingebrigtsen, Chaudhary and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2821: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying off-highway vehicle seasons; modifying off-highway vehicle youth operation requirements; modifying nonresident all-terrain vehicle state trail pass; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 84.777, subdivision 2; 84.9256, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 84.793, subdivision 1; 84.9275, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Clark, Pappas, Sheran and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 2822: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating the transfer of credits within institutions belonging to the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Prettner Solon and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2823: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying the definition of the practice of dentistry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 150A.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2824: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a variable rate fertilizer application equipment grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Sparks, Scheid, Gerlach, Vandeveer and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2825: A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying continuing education provisions; amending insurance laws involving insurance company rehabilitation and liquidation, group life insurance, the use of mortality tables, the Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, and mutual insurance companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 60B.03, by adding subdivisions; 61A.09, by adding a subdivision; 61A.257, subdivisions 2, 3; 61B.19, subdivision 3; 61B.28, subdivision 7; 66A.40, subdivision 11; 66A.42; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 45.31, subdivision 3; 60K.56, subdivision 6; 61B.19, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60B.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Dibble; Rest; Olson, G.; Torres Ray and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2826: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; authorizing business entity participation for certain energy-related purposes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383B.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2827: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating property tax exemption for real and personal property used for pollution control as part of an electric generation system; authorizing a rate rider to compensate for tax increase; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 272.02, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2828: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing scopes on muzzleloaders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 97B.031, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2829: A bill for an act relating to taxation; city of Coon Rapids; tax increment financing.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Chaudhary, Fobbe, Skogen, Saxhaug and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2830: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; repealing certain definitions related to natural resources; repealing a legislative guide requirement; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 84.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 3.3006; 84.02, subdivisions 4a, 6a, 6b; Laws 2009, chapter 172, article 5, section 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2831: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to reinstate the emergency general assistance and emergency Minnesota supplemental aid programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman, Scheid, Bakk, Moua and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2832: A bill for an act relating to real property; requiring performance guidelines for certain residential contracts; modifying statutory warranties; requiring notice and opportunity to repair; providing for dispute resolution procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 326B.809; 327A.01, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 327A.02, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2833: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a property tax exemption for certain property leased to charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 272.02, subdivision 42.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bakk, Saxhaug, Chaudhary and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2834: A bill for an act relating to civil law; restoring state and local government tort liability limits to pre-2008 levels; prohibiting state and local government contracts that require contractors to provide liability insurance or other security in excess of those limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.736, subdivision 4; 466.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sheran, Pappas, Carlson, Marty and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2835: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for city payments to towns following annexation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 414.036.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dille, Marty, Pappas and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2836: A bill for an act relating to local government; defining urban or suburban in character for the purposes of annexation; adding a factor to be considered in annexation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 414.011, by adding a subdivision; 414.031, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Dahle, Marty, Pappas, Jungbauer and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2837: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating payday lending; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 47.59, subdivision 2; 47.60, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 53.05; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 47.60, subdivision 1; 47.601, subdivisions 2, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2838: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying requirements for quartering deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 97A.535, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Scheid, Sparks and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2839: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating various licensees and other entities; modifying informational requirements, continuing education requirements, and notice requirements; making various housekeeping, technical, and clarifying changes; reorganizing various provisions relating to real estate brokers, salespersons, and closing agents; modifying the membership requirements of, and appointment authority to, the real estate appraiser advisory board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 45.0112; 60A.084; 60A.204; 60K.31, subdivision 10; 61A.092, subdivision 3; 62A.17, subdivision 5; 62A.65, subdivision 2; 62E.02, subdivision 15; 62E.14, subdivision 4c; 62L.05, subdivision 4; 62S.24, subdivision 8; 62S.266, subdivision 4; 62S.29, subdivision 1; 72A.20, subdivisions 36, 37; 72A.492, subdivision 2; 80A.41; 82.17, subdivision 15, by adding a subdivision; 82.19; 82.21, subdivision 2; 82.24, subdivision 3; 82.29, subdivisions 4, 5, 8; 82.31, subdivisions 1, 2; 82.33, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 82.34, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 13; 82.39; 82.41, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 82.45, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 82.48, subdivisions 2, 3; 82B.05, as amended; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 45.027, subdivision 1; 45.30, subdivision 4; 60A.9572, subdivision 6; 65A.29, subdivision 13; 82.31, subdivision 4; 82.32; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 82; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 82.19, subdivision 3; 82.22, subdivisions 1, 6, 7, 8, 9; 82.31, subdivision 6; 82.34, subdivision 16; 82.41, subdivisions 3, 7; 332.335; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 65B.133, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Johnson, Skoe and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2840: A bill for an act relating to weights and measures; modifying requirements for petroleum storage tanks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 239.752.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2841: A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying petroleum tank release provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.7411, subdivision 6; 115C.02, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision; 115C.07, subdivision 3; 514.671, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2842: A bill for an act relating to real property; modifying a timeline relating to mechanics lien; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 514.011, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2843: A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying watershed plan provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103B.231, subdivisions 7, 9, 11; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103B.231, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Skoe and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2844: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; modifying elevator provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 326B.184, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 326B.163, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2845: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; waiving the supplemental application fee for utility crossings of public lands and waters under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 84.415, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2846: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying provisions governing movement of large vehicles on public streets and highways; making technical changes; repealing certain rules related to motor carriers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 169.86, subdivision 5; 169.863, subdivision 1; 169.864, subdivision 4; 169.871, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 169.801, subdivision 10; 169.81, subdivision 3; 169.824, subdivision 2; 169.8261, subdivision 2; 169.864, subdivision 2; 169.865, subdivision 1; 221.025; 221.031, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.826, subdivision 6; Minnesota Rules, parts 7800.0100, subparts 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14; 7800.0200; 7800.0400; 7800.0800; 7800.0900; 7800.1000; 7800.3200, subpart 2; 7800.3300; 7805.0500; 7805.0900; 7805.1300; 8850.7950; 8850.8000; 8850.8050, subpart 2; 8850.8100; 8850.8250; 8850.8300; 8850.8350; 8850.8800; 8850.8850; 8850.9050, subpart 3; 8855.0410; 8855.0600; 8855.0850; 8920.0100; 8920.0150; 8920.0200; 8920.0300; 8920.0400; 8920.0500; 8920.0600; 8920.0700; 8920.0800; 8920.0900; 8920.1000; 8920.1100; 8920.1200; 8920.1300; 8920.1400; 8920.1500; 8920.1550; 8920.1600; 8920.1700; 8920.1800; 8920.1900; 8920.2000; 8920.2100; 8920.2200; 8920.2300; 8920.2400; 8920.2500; 8920.2600; 8920.2700; 8920.2800; 8920.2900; 8920.3000; 8920.3100; 8920.3200; 8920.3300; 8920.3400; 8920.3500; 8920.3600; 8920.3700; 8920.3800; 8920.3900; 8920.4000; 8920.4100; 8920.4200; 8920.4300; 8920.4400; 8920.4500.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2847: A bill for an act relating to bridges; providing for ongoing prioritization of bridge projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 165.14, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2848: A bill for an act relating to railroads; exempting certain railroad property from storm sewer or storm water utility assessments, levies, or charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 218.011, by adding a subdivision; 444.075, by adding a subdivision; 444.20; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 429.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2849: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for a pilot program on water quality enhancement.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2850: A bill for an act relating to highways; removing Route No. 297 and a portion of Route No. 332 from trunk highway system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 161.115, subdivision 263.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 2851: A bill for an act relating to health; making technical changes to licensing provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 148.5193, subdivision 6; 148.5195, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 148.6405.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2852: A bill for an act relating to health; providing administrative simplification by adding a health care clearinghouse for health care provider transactions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 62J.51, by adding subdivisions; 62J.536, subdivisions 1, 2b, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Torres Ray, Tomassoni, Chaudhary and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2853: A bill for an act relating to workforce training; appropriating money to the Minority Workforce Collaborative.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2854: A bill for an act relating to waters; appropriating money for remediation of Thompson Lake.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Torres Ray, Marty and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2855: A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to children and family services technical and policy provisions; Minnesota family investment program and adult supports; early childhood development; child welfare; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 119B.189, by adding subdivisions; 119B.19, subdivision 7; 119B.21, as amended; 245A.04, subdivision 11; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.046, subdivision 1; 256.82, subdivision 3; 256.98, subdivision 8; 256J.24, subdivisions 3, 5a, 10; 256J.37, subdivision 3a; 256J.425, subdivision 5; 260C.007, subdivision 4; 260C.193, subdivision 6; 260C.201, subdivision 10; 260C.451; 626.556, subdivision 10; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 256D.44, subdivision 3; 256J.24, subdivision 5; 256J.425, subdivision 2; 256J.521, subdivision 2; 256J.561, subdivision 3; 256J.66, subdivision 1; 256J.95, subdivisions 3, 11; 260.012; 260C.212, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256.82, subdivision 5; Minnesota Rules, part 9560.0660.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Tomassoni, Cohen, Bakk, Pogemiller and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2856: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying authority of the commissioner of management and budget to reduce allotments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 16A.152, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2857: A bill for an act relating to retirement; specifying coverage for certain Minnesota State Colleges and Universities employees; requiring employer to provide certain notices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 354B.21, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 2858: A bill for an act relating to state government; making technical changes to amount of agency deposit receipts and clarifying use of fees in the combined charities campaign; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 16A.275; 43A.50, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jungbauer, Chaudhary and Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2859: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; creating the Coon Rapids Dam Commission; providing appointment; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Higgins, Dibble, Torres Ray and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2860: A bill for an act relating to judicial proceedings; providing for wrongful death actions by domestic partners; establishing a witness privilege and crime victim rights for domestic partners; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.736, subdivision 6; 466.05, subdivision 2; 573.02, subdivisions 1, 3; 595.02, subdivision 1; 611A.01; 611A.036, subdivision 2; 611A.52, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Clark and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2861: A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting state employees, constitutional officers, and members of the legislature from using public funds to pay for the use of lodging, training, and meeting facilities that make pornographic images available to their patrons; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Scheid, Higgins and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2862: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the predatory offender registration law to address registrants living in homeless shelters and to clarify that the registration requirement for offenders who move out of state are suspended not terminated; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 243.166, subdivisions 1a, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Saxhaug and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2863: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; increasing cross-country ski trail pass fees and providing an exception for school activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 85.41, subdivision 3; 85.42.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2864: A bill for an act relating to state lands; providing for designation of certain state park and state forest boundaries; providing for certain historic property exemption; modifying state forest acquisition provisions; providing for acquisition of Lake Vermilion State Park; adding to and deleting from state parks and state forests; authorizing public and private sales, conveyances, and exchanges of certain state land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 85.011; 85.012, subdivision 40; 89.021, by adding a subdivision; 89.032, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2865: A bill for an act relating to genetic information; specifying how genetic information is to be treated; requiring informed consent prior to collecting genetic information and biological specimens; classifying data collection; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.3805, by adding a subdivision; 13.384, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 144.69; 299C.155, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 13.386; Minnesota Rules, part 4606.3306.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2866: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for the statewide trauma system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 144.603; 144.605, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 144.608, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 145.61, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144.607.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Sheran, Higgins and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2867: A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing certain firefighters and volunteer ambulance attendants to purchase MinnesotaCare coverage at full cost; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256L.07, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Stumpf, Skogen, Metzen, Senjem and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2868: A bill for an act relating to energy; repealing prohibition on importation of electric energy from coal-fired power plants in other states; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 216H.01, subdivision 2; 216H.03, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2869: A bill for an act relating to human rights; making technical amendments to the Human Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 363A.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2870: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for certain funds established in the constitution to pay for audit costs incurred by the legislative auditor; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2871: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; corporate franchise; interest netting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 270C.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bakk and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2872: A bill for an act relating to taxation; imposing sales tax on motor vehicle repair parts and supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.68, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Frederickson, Tomassoni, Anderson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2873: A bill for an act relating to Public Facilities Authority; amending certain programs; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 446A.03, subdivision 5; 446A.07, subdivision 8; 446A.072, subdivisions 1, 3, 5a, 9; 446A.081, subdivision 9; 446A.086, subdivisions 1, 2, 11; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 446A.075, subdivisions 1a, 2, 4, 5; 446A.081, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Pogemiller, Tomassoni, Saltzman and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2874: A bill for an act relating to state government; streamlining state government; abolishing the Department of Employment and Economic Development and the Department of Labor and Industry; downsizing the Department of Commerce; establishing a task force; requiring establishment of an employee participation committee before agency restructuring; requiring reports.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.