State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
11:30 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Vandeveer, Erickson Ropes, Koch, Hann and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2623: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the income-based reduction of the individual income tax credit for prior military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Vandeveer, Erickson Ropes, Koch, Hann and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2624: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a military retirement pay subtraction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Vandeveer, Koch, Hann and Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2625: A bill for an act relating to veterans; expanding eligibility of disabled veterans for a free annual state park permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 85.053, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2626: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Minnesota State Academies; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Vandeveer and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2627: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2628: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; authorizing an on-sale intoxicating liquor license for the premises of St. Thomas University.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Sieben, Vandeveer and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2629: A bill for an act relating to elections; appropriating money for grants to counties for voting equipment and vote-counting equipment; specifying grant terms and procedures.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2630: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying fees for control of aquatic vegetation in certain public waters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103G.615, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2631: A bill for an act relating to retirement; amending certain Public Employees Retirement Association plan provisions; defining terms; adjusting contribution rates; modifying vesting requirements; adjusting interest rates; providing for postretirement adjustments; eliminating privatized hospital employee election; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 353.01, by adding a subdivision; 353.27, subdivision 3b; 353.29, subdivision 1; 353.30, subdivision 1c; 353.32, subdivisions 1, 1a; 353.34, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 353.651, subdivisions 1, 4; 353.657, subdivisions 1, 2a; 353.71, subdivisions 1, 2; 353E.04, subdivisions 1, 4; 353E.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 353F.03; 356.215, subdivision 8; 356.30, subdivision 1; 356.47, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 353.27, subdivisions 2, 3; 353.33, subdivision 1; 353.65, subdivisions 2, 3; 356.415, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 353.34, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Marty and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2632: A bill for an act relating to food safety; authorizing certain beverage production in basements; directing the commissioner of agriculture to amend Minnesota Rules.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2633: A bill for an act relating to retirement; permitting the repayment of certain member contribution refunds; authorizing a second chance option to elect Teachers Retirement Association retirement plan benefit coverage; mandating certain contributions.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2634: A bill for an act relating to forfeiture; requiring officers to give forfeiture receipts upon seizure of property; implementing timelines for forfeiture notice and hearings; placing a cap on the value of property that may be forfeited administratively; authorizing petitions for remission and mitigation of seized property; requiring certification by prosecutor before property may be forfeited administratively; requiring forfeiture proceeds to be deposited in special trust accounts; directing Department of Public Safety to establish ethical guidelines related to forfeiture proceedings; requiring law enforcement to secure seized property; prohibiting sale of forfeited property to law enforcement officers, employees, and family members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 609.531, subdivisions 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; 609.5311, subdivision 3; 609.5313; 609.5314, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.5315, subdivisions 1, 2, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2635: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing a refund repayment by a Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System employee covered by the individual retirement account plan.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Wiger, Scheid, Higgins and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2636: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing a pilot project to allow judges to order electronic monitoring for domestic abuse offenders on pretrial release; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 629.72, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kubly, Dille, Koering and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2637: A bill for an act relating to farm wineries; allowing the holder of an intoxicating liquor license to own and operate a farm winery; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 340A.315, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Scheid, Frederickson and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2638: A bill for an act relating to education finance; allowing school districts to use the health and safety levy for costs associated with preparing for seasonal virus prevention; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 123B.57, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lourey, Sheran, Lynch, Marty and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2639: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying programs and licensure provisions for services to persons with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 326B.43, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 245A.03, subdivision 7; 245A.11, subdivisions 7a, 7b; 256D.44, subdivision 5; Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 8, sections 81; 84.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Marty, Higgins and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2640: A bill for an act relating to landlord tenant law; modifying provisions related to expungement of eviction records; providing access to a unit for the personal representative of deceased tenant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 484.014, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding subdivisions; 504B.225; 504B.231; 504B.375, subdivisions 1, 2, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Kubly, Dille, Vickerman and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2641: A bill for an act relating to Canis latrans; providing a coyote conflict management option for counties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 348.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Moua and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2642: A bill for an act relating to legislation; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; eliminating redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous technical corrections to laws and statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.7393, subdivision 12; 12A.05, subdivision 3; 13.321, subdivision 10; 13.411, subdivision 5; 13.861, subdivision 2; 16B.24, subdivision 5; 16D.11, subdivision 7; 53C.01, subdivision 12a; 84.797, subdivision 6; 84.803, subdivision 2; 84.8045; 115A.932, subdivision 1; 116.155, subdivision 3; 125A.64, subdivision 6; 126C.55, subdivision 6; 128D.03, subdivision 2; 129C.10, subdivision 8; 136F.61; 168.002, subdivision 13; 168.013, subdivision 1; 169.67, subdivision 1; 190.025, subdivision 3; 214.04, subdivision 1; 216B.1691, subdivision 1; 245A.18, subdivision 2; 256L.04, subdivision 1; 260C.301, subdivision 1; 270.41, subdivision 5; 273.1115, subdivisions 1, 3; 273.124, subdivision 11; 290.0921, subdivision 3a; 297A.61, subdivision 3; 309.72; 325F.675, subdivision 6; 325F.732, subdivision 2; 332.37; 332.40, subdivision 2; 332.52, subdivision 3; 374.02; 469.154, subdivision 3; 473.599, subdivision 8; 490.133; 507.071, subdivision 16; 515B.1-102; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 16A.126, subdivision 1; 16C.138, subdivision 2; 47.60, subdivisions 4, 6; 53.09, subdivision 2; 69.772, subdivision 6; 116J.401, subdivision 2; 120B.30, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.60, subdivision 2; 124D.10, subdivisions 3, 8, 14, 15, 23, 25; 152.025; 168.33, subdivision 7; 169.011, subdivision 71; 169.865, subdivision 1; 176.135, subdivision 8; 246B.06, subdivision 7; 256.969, subdivision 3b; 256B.0659, subdivision 3; 256B.5012, subdivision 8; 260C.212, subdivision 7; 270.97; 270C.445, subdivision 7; 299A.61, subdivision 1; 332B.07, subdivisions 1, 4; 332B.09, subdivision 3; 424A.02, subdivision 10; 571.914, subdivision 4; 626.557, subdivision 20; Laws 2009, chapter 78, article 8, section 22, subdivision 3; Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 10, section 48; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.6435, subdivision 9; 15.38, subdivision 5; 168.098; 256B.041, subdivision 5; 256D.03, subdivision 5; Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 4, article 8, section 87; Laws 2006, chapter 277, article 1, sections 1; 3; Laws 2008, chapter 287, article 1, section 104; Laws 2008, chapter 300, section 6; Laws 2009, chapter 78, article 4, section 41; Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 6, sections 14; 15; 16; Laws 2009, chapter 169, article 10, section 32; Minnesota Rules, parts 9525.0750; 9525.0760; 9525.0770; 9525.0780; 9525.0790; 9525.0800; 9525.0810; 9525.0820; 9525.0830.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2643: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; providing for the licensing and regulation of an individual engaged in the business of a mortgage loan origination or the mortgage loan business; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2644: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund; transfer of administrative functions to the Public Employees Retirement Association; creation of MERF consolidation account within the Public Employees Retirement Association; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 11A.23, subdivision 4; 13D.01, subdivision 1; 43A.17, subdivision 9; 43A.316, subdivision 8; 69.021, subdivision 10; 126C.41, subdivision 3; 256D.21; 353.01, subdivision 2b, by adding subdivisions; 353.03, subdivision 1; 353.05; 353.27, as amended; 353.34, subdivisions 1, 6; 353.37, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 353.46, subdivisions 2, 6; 353.64, subdivision 7; 353.71, subdivision 4; 353.86, subdivisions 1, 2; 353.87, subdivisions 1, 2; 353.88; 354.71; 354A.011, subdivision 27; 354A.39; 356.214, subdivision 1; 356.215, subdivision 8; 356.30, subdivision 3; 356.302, subdivisions 1, 7; 356.303, subdivision 4; 356.407, subdivision 2; 356.431, subdivision 1; 356.465, subdivision 3; 356.64; 356.65, subdivision 2; 356.91; 422A.101, subdivision 3; 422A.26; 473.511, subdivision 3; 473.606, subdivision 5; 475.52, subdivision 6; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 6.67; 69.011, subdivision 1; 69.031, subdivision 5; 352.01, subdivision 2b; 353.01, subdivision 2a; 353.06; 356.20, subdivision 2; 356.215, subdivision 11; 356.32, subdivision 2; 356.401, subdivision 3; 356.415, subdivision 2; 356.96, subdivision 1; 480.181, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.63, subdivision 1; 69.011, subdivision 2a; 356.43; 422A.01, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13a, 17, 18; 422A.02; 422A.03; 422A.04; 422A.05, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 5, 6, 8; 422A.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 422A.08, subdivision 1; 422A.09; 422A.10; 422A.101, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a; 422A.11; 422A.12; 422A.13; 422A.14, subdivision 1; 422A.15; 422A.151; 422A.155; 422A.156; 422A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 422A.17; 422A.18, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 422A.19; 422A.20; 422A.21; 422A.22, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6; 422A.23, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; 422A.231; 422A.24; 422A.25; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 422A.06, subdivision 8; 422A.08, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Pappas, Marty, Wiger, Torres Ray and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2645: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a responsible family life and sexuality education program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 121A.23.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2646: A bill for an act relating to veterans; delaying the sunset date for the higher education veterans assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 197.585, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2647: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the income-based reduction of the individual income tax credit for prior military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hann and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2648: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing suspensions without pay for teachers charged with felonies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 122A.40, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hann and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2649: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding the number of public school pupils covered by the permanent school fund endowment apportionment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 123A.55; 127A.33.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2650: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a process for state consideration of federal mandates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Gerlach and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2651: A bill for an act relating to utilities; modifying wire crossing or paralleling utility line provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 237.04.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Torres Ray, Pappas, Limmer, Higgins and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2652: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying and recodifying certain provisions and modifying certain definitions in the prostitution laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 609.321, subdivisions 4, 8, 9; 609.324, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 609.324, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2653: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending requirements for type III vehicle drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 171.321, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 171.02, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Olson, M.; Chaudhary; Anderson; Metzen and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2654: 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.
Senator Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2655: A bill for an act relating to water; requiring public water suppliers to recover the costs of providing service; modifying eligibility for loans and grants administered by the Public Facilities Authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 444.075, subdivision 3; 446A.051, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Skoe, Langseth, Sparks, Stumpf and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 2656: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; increasing watershed district borrowing authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103D.335, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2657: A bill for an act relating to veterans; waiving certain application fees for persons serving in active service or retired from active service; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2658: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing road authority to issue annual permit for overweight vehicle transporting milk under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 169.865, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.