State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 27, 2014
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Sieben, Kent, Carlson, Metzen and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1931: A bill for an act relating to transportation funding; allocating motor vehicle lease sales tax revenue to county state-aid highway fund and greater Minnesota transit account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.815, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahms, Koenen, Weber, Rosen and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1932: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Southwest Minnesota State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahms, Ingebrigtsen, Weber, Westrom and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1933: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reinstating valuation reductions for conservation easements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 273.117.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Koenen and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 1934: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lac qui Parle Yellow Bank Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1935: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater system improvements in the city of Seaforth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Westrom, Tomassoni, Eaton, Senjem and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1936: 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.
Senators Westrom, Ingebrigtsen, Weber, Newman and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1937: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the tax on repairing and maintaining commercial and industrial machinery and equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pederson, J. ; Senjem; Nelson; Wiger and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1938: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing the maximum amount of location equity revenue for any school district with more than 7,000 students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 1939: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain English learner provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.59, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pederson, J. and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1940: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of Eastman Hall on the St. Cloud State University campus; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Franzen, Hann, Osmek and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1941: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; establishing requirements governing marked Interstate Highway 494 rehabilitation work.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Reinert, Bonoff, Franzen, Nelson and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1942: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating the sales tax on storage and warehousing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pederson, J. and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1943: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association; authorizing exclusion from membership of certain employees of the St. Cloud Metropolitan Transit Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 353.01, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Brown, Dahms, Weber, Chamberlain and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1944: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1945: A bill for an act relating to building codes; allowing Mille Lacs County to rescind adoption of the State Building Code.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1946: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a trunk highway interchange and frontage roads in Watab; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1947: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for a native seed processing complex; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1948: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Wellness and Recreation Center at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1949: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exception to the foster care licensing moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 245A.03, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Eken and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 1950: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain nursing facility operating payment rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Pappas and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1951: A bill for an act relating to retirement; police and firefighter retirement state aid; clarifying the eligibility of independent nonprofit firefighting corporations to receive state aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 423A.022, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Metzen, Eaton and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1952: A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying labor agreements and compensation plans.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 1953: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for registration refunds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.017, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Chamberlain, Hoffman, Bonoff, Ruud and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 1954: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; extending the disabled veteran homestead valuation exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1955: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying requirements for a temporary limited license for speech-language pathologists; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.18, subdivision 7b.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Sieben and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1956: A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for pregnancy and parenting leave; requiring pregnancy accommodations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 181.940, subdivision 2; 181.941; 181.943; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Scalze, Bonoff, Chamberlain and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1957: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating the sales tax on commercial and industrial equipment repair labor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1958: A bill for an act relating to local government; increasing the maximum number of connections allowed for the Cedar Lake area water and sanitary sewer district; authorizing Helena Township in Scott County to use surplus land, property, or money for certain purposes after removal of a subordinate service district; amending Laws 1999, chapter 243, article 14, section 5, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Carlson, Dibble and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1959: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Metro Red Line Cedar Grove Transit Station; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1960: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Robert Street Transit Way; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug, Sparks, Ingebrigtsen, Dahle and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 1961: A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for low-income home energy heating assistance.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1962: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; modifying the calculation on aid losses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 477A.013, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 1963: A bill for an act relating to transportation; mass transit; amending municipal consent process for certain light rail transit projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 473.399, subdivision 1; 473.3994, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dziedzic, Latz and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1964: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; consumer protection; establishing requirements for acquisition and resale of wireless communications devices; providing for criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Dziedzic, Dibble, Kent, Tomassoni and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 1965: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring notice and coordination for certain transportation improvements and major projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Franzen, Cohen, Torres Ray, Bonoff and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1966: A bill for an act relating to early learning; expanding the availability of early learning scholarships; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1967: A bill for an act relating to education finance; transferring the funding for the alternative compensation program to the basic general education formula allowance beginning in fiscal year 2016; repealing the alternative compensation program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.415, subdivisions 4, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1968: A bill for an act relating to education finance; transferring the Harambee school from the East Metro Integration District to the Roseville School District.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1969: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing certain persons to erect and temporarily leave portable deer stands or blinds in wildlife management areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97A.137, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Skoe and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1970: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy changes to property taxes and other miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 270C.56, subdivision 3; 274.01, subdivision 1; 274.014, subdivision 3; 289A.18, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 273.1325, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1971: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying wetlands provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 103G.222, subdivision 3; 103G.2241, subdivision 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103G.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dziedzic, Scalze, Stumpf and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1972: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Tate Science and Teaching renovation at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Dziedzic and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1973: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Microbial Sciences Research Building at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Franzen, Housley, Senjem and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1974: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing for a maximum rate of 7.85 percent on active trade or business income; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.0675, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bonoff, Kent, Osmek, Dahle and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1975: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating travel abroad study programs used for postsecondary education credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Osmek, Reinert, Pappas, Bonoff and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 1976: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing taprooms to be open on Sunday; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 340A.301, subdivision 6b.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Stumpf, Senjem, Tomassoni, Hayden and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 1977: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public housing rehabilitation and debt service on additional housing infrastructure bonds issued by the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 462A.37, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson, Tomassoni and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1978: A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing special women veterans license plates; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.123, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 168.123, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Newman and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1979: A bill for an act relating to business organizations; providing a prefiling document review; regulating limited liability companies and business corporations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 80B.01, subdivision 6; 302A.011, subdivisions 18, 63, 64; 302A.111, subdivisions 2, 4; 302A.137; 302A.351; 302A.361; 302A.423, subdivision 2; 302A.441, subdivision 3; 302A.471, subdivision 1; 302A.473, subdivision 1; 302A.611, subdivision 1; 302A.621, subdivision 3; 302A.641, subdivision 2; 302A.651, subdivision 4; 302A.681, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 302A.683; 302A.685; 302A.687; 302A.689; 302A.691, subdivisions 2, 3; 302A.734, subdivision 2; 322B.115, subdivision 2; 322B.155; 322B.35, subdivision 3; 322B.386, subdivision 1; 322B.689; 322B.69; 322B.71, subdivision 1; 322B.75, subdivision 2; 322B.76, subdivision 4; 322B.78; 322B.826, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dziedzic, Marty, Tomassoni, Stumpf and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1980: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for research laboratory improvement at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1981: A bill for an act relating to state government; specifying nonvoting members of the Chicano/Latino Affairs Council; expanding duties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 3.9223, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1982: A bill for an act relating to education finance; including Independent School District No. 535, Rochester, in the definition of metropolitan school district for purposes of location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest; Dibble; Pederson, J. and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1983: A bill for an act relating to taxation; aircraft; clarifying rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 360.531, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Clausen, Nelson, Johnson, Torres Ray and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1984: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing requirements for a standard adult high school diploma; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.52, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.52, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Housley, Kent and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 1985: A bill for an act relating to public safety; transferring responsibility for maintaining the level III predatory offender Web site from the Department of Corrections to the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 244.052, subdivisions 4, 4b.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Eken and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1986: A bill for an act relating to education finance; including compliance with EPA rules for school generators as an eligible use of health and safety revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.57, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dahle, Eaton, Housley, Franzen and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 1987: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Tomassoni, Osmek, Saxhaug and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 1988: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Wiger, Senjem, Schmit and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1989: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden, Clausen, Nelson, Carlson and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1990: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1991: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Westrom, Hawj, Hall, Weber and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1992: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Eken, Hann, Sheran, Rosen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1993: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jensen, Gazelka, Chamberlain, Johnson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1994: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Brown, Koenen, Benson, Cohen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1995: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and home and community-based services providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Osmek, Newman, Gazelka, Nienow and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 1996: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying the sales tax exemption for units of local government; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Latz and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1997: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; removing redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to laws, statutes, and rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 10A.322, subdivision 1; 13.7191, by adding a subdivision; 47.58, subdivision 1; 62J.495, subdivision 11; 62J.691; 62Q.471; 62U.04, subdivisions 4, 5; 93.2235, subdivision 2; 116V.01, subdivision 10; 120B.021, subdivision 1a; 122A.415, subdivision 1; 124D.041, subdivision 3; 124D.895, subdivision 3; 125A.78, as amended; 137.022, subdivision 2; 144A.10, subdivision 16; 144A.441; 144A.442; 145.8821; 148F.105, subdivision 2; 148F.2051; 168D.07; 176.081, subdivision 9; 216B.39, subdivision 6; 245.4712, subdivision 2; 245A.04, subdivision 7; 252.41, subdivision 1; 252.451, subdivision 2; 256B.038; 256B.0625, subdivision 33; 256B.0918, subdivision 2; 256B.0947, subdivision 3a; 256B.431, subdivision 28; 256B.69, subdivision 23; 256B.765; 256J.95, subdivision 10; 257.73, subdivision 1; 260C.307; 268.095, subdivision 5; 270.12, subdivision 3; 273.1398, subdivision 8; 273.42, subdivision 2; 275.065, subdivision 3; 276A.01, subdivision 4; 297B.01, subdivision 12; 298.01, subdivisions 4b, 4c; 299C.54, subdivision 4; 299D.02, subdivision 1; 322B.925; 326B.32, subdivision 4; 327B.12, subdivision 1; 353.27, subdivision 1a; 353.28, subdivision 6; 353.65, subdivisions 1, 6; 353D.03, subdivision 4; 356.99, subdivision 1; 374.21, subdivision 3; 375.192, subdivision 3; 383A.405, subdivision 3; 383B.219, subdivision 3; 424B.12, subdivision 2; 461.15; 462A.05, subdivision 24; 469.175, subdivision 6; 469.1764, subdivision 1; 469.1771, subdivision 1; 469.310, subdivision 7; 473.641, subdivision 1; 473.661, subdivision 4; 473F.02, subdivision 4; 475.53, subdivision 7; 484.90, subdivision 6; 518C.613; 548.091, subdivision 2a; 572B.04; 604A.33, subdivision 1; 609B.203; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 10A.01, subdivision 35; 62L.045, subdivision 2; 62Q.186, subdivision 4; 69.021, subdivision 10; 69.031, subdivision 5; 69.041; 69.051, subdivision 3; 72A.2032, subdivision 5; 85.055, subdivision 1; 125A.79, subdivision 1; 144A.4792, subdivision 3; 145A.061, subdivision 3; 149A.93, subdivision 3; 152.126, subdivision 6; 245.94, subdivision 2a; 245A.192, subdivisions 2, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12; 245D.02, subdivisions 4d, 8c, 23b; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.051, subdivision 1; 245D.10, subdivision 4; 245D.11, subdivision 4; 245D.31, subdivision 10; 256B.057, subdivision 8; 256B.0911, subdivision 6; 256B.0917, subdivision 1a; 256B.0949, subdivision 11; 256B.5015, subdivision 1; 256B.694; 256B.85, subdivisions 2, 5, 8; 256N.02, subdivision 13; 256N.24, subdivisions 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13; 256N.25, subdivisions 2, 3; 256N.26, subdivisions 6, 15; 256N.27, subdivision 3; 290B.04, subdivision 2; 292.16; 296A.17, subdivision 3; 297A.66, subdivisions 3, 4a; 352.03, subdivision 4; 353.29, subdivision 3; 354A.31, subdivisions 4, 4a; 356.47, subdivision 1; 356A.01, subdivision 19; 383B.158, subdivision 1; 423A.02, subdivision 3; 424A.02, subdivision 7; 469.177, subdivision 1d; 473.606, subdivision 3; 473F.08, subdivision 3c; 490.121, subdivisions 25, 26; 490.124, subdivision 1; 626.556, subdivision 2; Laws 1969, chapter 223, section 1, as amended; Laws 2010, chapter 216, section 55, as amended; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 1, section 68; article 3, section 48; article 11, sections 33; 34; article 12, section 108; article 15, section 3; Laws 2013, chapter 111, article 16, section 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.214, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 270B.14, subdivision 14; 353.026; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 256B.021, subdivision 7; 256I.05, subdivision 1o; 356.315, subdivision 8a; Laws 2013, chapter 107, article 4, section 19; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 1, section 66; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 49, subdivisions 5, 6; Laws 2013, chapter 134, section 7; Laws 2013, chapter 138, article 4, section 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Goodwin, Sheran, Latz, Limmer and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1998: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a working group to study and make recommendations on how to address mentally ill offenders who are arrested or subject to arrest; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Goodwin, Pappas, Metzen and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 1999: A bill for an act relating to human rights; protecting wage disclosure; prohibiting retaliation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 363A.08, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sheran and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2000: A bill for an act relating to human rights; clarifying unfair employment practices related to nursing mothers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 181.939; 363A.08, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Bonoff, Ruud, Franzen, Kent and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2001: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing resident tuition status for certain veterans at public postsecondary institutions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Bonoff, Metzen, Franzen and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2002: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating the sales tax on electronic and precision equipment repair labor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Newman and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2003: A bill for an act relating to real property; making clarifying and conforming changes relating to ownership of real estate by spouses and mortgage redemption periods; modifying transfer on death deeds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 287.20, subdivision 3a; 358.14; 507.02; 507.071, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6, 8, 10; 580.26; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 507.403, subdivision 5a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2004: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying appropriations to the commissioner of human services for grant programs; amending Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 14, section 2, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Wiklund and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2005: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the 77th Street underpass; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiklund, Goodwin, Dziedzic, Sheran and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2006: A bill for an act relating to human rights; prohibiting discrimination in employment based on status as a family caregiver; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 363A.03, by adding a subdivision; 363A.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen, Bakk, Tomassoni, Eken and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2007: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for and modifying the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116J.431, subdivisions 2, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Franzen, Bonoff, Carlson, Gazelka and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2008: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for bullion coin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hall and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2009: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; modifying filing of petition for relief from conviction; eliminating reimbursement report by Board of Public Defenders; modifying notice to offender for restitution; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 590.02, subdivision 3; 611.20, subdivision 3; 611A.045, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2010: A bill for an act relating to real property; modifying expungement and disclosure of eviction proceedings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 484.014, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 504B.321, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kent, Limmer, Housley and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2011: A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying financial account numbers as private or nonpublic data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kent, Pappas, Hawj and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2012: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending authorization for pilot projects using GPS to monitor domestic violence offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 609.135, subdivision 5a; 629.72, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 629.72, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2013: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to human services operations; modifying bond requirements for medical suppliers; repealing certain reports and obsolete rules; authorizing rulemaking; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256B.5016, subdivision 1; 256B.69, subdivision 16; 393.01, subdivisions 2, 7; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 256B.04, subdivision 21; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 9, section 17; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256.01, subdivision 32; Minnesota Rules, parts 9500.1126; 9500.1450, subpart 3; 9500.1452, subpart 3; 9500.1456; 9525.1580.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2014: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; expanding sales at microdistilleries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 340A.301, subdivision 6c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2015: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; revising salary reporting requirement; clarifying early retirement provision application to sheriffs; revising postretirement option program requirements and extending expiration date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 353.27, subdivision 4; 353.371, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 353.651, subdivision 4; Laws 2009, chapter 169, article 5, section 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Wiger and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2016: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying water appropriation provisions; providing for administrative penalties for water appropriation violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 103G.251; 103G.271, subdivisions 5, 6; 103G.281, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 103G.301, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103G.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2017: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; dedicating unclaimed lottery prize money for acquisition of certain school trust lands; providing for condemnation of school trust lands to be acquired; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 349A.08, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 94.165, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 92.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2018: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing persons over age 60 to hunt with crossbow; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2019: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for the Headwaters Science Center; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2020: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to Headwaters Science Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2021: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at Itasca Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen, Wiger and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2022: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for metropolitan cities inflow and infiltration grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2023: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Thief River Falls Airport wastewater treatment project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2024: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Fosston street improvement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2025: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the Minnesota Personal Protection Act to recognize the North Dakota permit to carry a pistol as being valid within Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 624.714, subdivision 16.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2026: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the hospital construction moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.551, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sheran, Rosen, Eaton, Marty and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2027: A bill for an act relating to health; regulating e-cigarettes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.413, subdivision 4; 144.4165; 461.12; 461.18; 461.19; 609.685; 609.6855.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2028: A bill for an act relating to public safety; granting the Board of Pharmacy cease and desist authority to prevent the sale of synthetic drugs; modifying laws governing misbranding drugs, adulterated drugs; expanding the definition of drug; repealing the sunset and legislative reporting requirement for the Board of Pharmacy's emergency drug scheduling authority; providing training and expert support in the prosecution of synthetic drug cases; establishing a public education plan; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 151.01, subdivision 5; 151.06, by adding subdivisions; 151.26, subdivision 1; 151.34; 151.35; 151.36; 152.02, subdivision 8b.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2029: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the refill of a growler; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 340A.301, subdivision 6d.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2030: A bill for an act relating to liquor; permitting off-sale intoxicating liquor sales on Sunday; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2031: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing municipalities to allow off-sales on Sundays; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Limmer, Schmit and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2032: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying definition of equity region; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, subdivision 28.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scalze, Goodwin and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2033: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant redevelopment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Nienow and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2034: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing importation of bulk spirits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.315, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2035: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; designating Nicholas Patrick Spehar Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2036: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing the city of North Branch to increase its Public Utilities Commission from three to up to seven members.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Nienow; Petersen, B. ; Tomassoni and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2037: A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting law enforcement agencies from using unmanned aerial cameras to gather evidence in certain circumstances; authorizing civil actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Nienow; Petersen, B. ; Tomassoni and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2038: A bill for an act relating to privacy; establishing standards for use of data collected by an event data recorder; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Nienow and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2039: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2040: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new Chisago County jail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scalze, Goodwin and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2041: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; requiring a noise barrier on a segment of marked U.S. Highway 10 and marked Interstate Highway 35W in Mounds View.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Jensen, Tomassoni, Kent and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2042: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending arrest without warrant to nonfelony violations of domestic court orders; removing time limit for probable cause arrests for domestic abuse; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 629.34, subdivision 1; 629.341, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen, Tomassoni, Kent and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2043: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing victim of domestic violence or crime of violence with notice of release of offender; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.84, subdivision 5; 611A.06, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Latz, Hall, Westrom and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2044: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; adjusting certain time limits relating to the certification of expert review because of recent amendments to the Minnesota Rules of Civil Procedure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 145.682, subdivisions 2, 4; 544.42, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2045: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a segment of the Mill Towns State Trail in Faribault; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2046: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for asset preservation, a new dormitory, and Pollard Hall renovation at the Minnesota State Academies; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Hayden and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2047: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the newborn screening program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.125, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 144.125, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.125, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2048: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing legally taken deer to be used in a contest in conjunction with a raffle; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2049: A bill for an act relating to energy; utilities; authorizing a bill for gas or electric services to include charges for certain conservation improvements; requiring a Sustainable Building 2030 incentive rate; requiring industrial energy efficiency plans to meet forecasted electric generation capacity needs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216B.241, by adding a subdivision; 216B.2422, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Pappas, Saxhaug, Sieben, Hoffman and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 2050: A bill for an act relating to women's economic security; promoting the economic self-sufficiency of women; reducing gender segregation in the workforce; reducing the gender pay gap through the participation of women in high-wage, high-demand, nontraditional occupations; establishing a Women and Nontraditional Jobs Grant Program; modifying eligibility for unemployment benefits when applicant is a victim of sexual assault or stalking; creating a women entrepreneurs business development competitive grant program; modifying medical assistance asset availability requirements; providing for pregnancy and parenting leave; requiring pregnancy accommodations; providing for earned sick and safe time; requiring certificates of pay equity compliance as a condition for certain state contracts; classifying data; protecting wage disclosure; prohibiting retaliation; prohibiting discrimination in employment based on status as a family caregiver; clarifying unfair employment practices related to nursing mothers; forecasting the basic sliding fee child care assistance program; modifying child care assistance provider reimbursement rates; early learning; expanding the availability of early learning scholarships; requiring a report; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.552, by adding a subdivision; 116L.98; 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 4; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivision 4a; 119B.231, subdivision 5; 177.24, subdivision 1; 181.939; 181.940, subdivision 2; 181.941; 181.943; 256.017, subdivision 9; 256B.059, subdivision 5; 268.095, subdivisions 1, 6, by adding a subdivision; 363A.03, by adding a subdivision; 363A.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 504B.001, by adding subdivisions; 504B.171, subdivision 1; 504B.206, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 504B.285, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 116L.665, subdivision 2; 119B.011, subdivision 19b; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 124D.165, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 16C; 116L; 181; 363A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.09, subdivision 3; 504B.206, subdivisions 4, 6; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 119B.03, subdivision 4; 181.9413; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0020, subpart 8; 3400.0030; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 6, 6a, 7.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Thompson and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2051: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the tax on storage and warehousing services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Thompson; Anderson; Benson; Petersen, B. and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2052: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain business purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.68, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Marty, Carlson and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2053: A bill for an act relating to corporations; providing for the organization and operation of public benefit corporations; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 304A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Anderson, Chamberlain, Gazelka and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2054: A bill for an act relating to veterans; modifying veteran-owned small business certification for purposes of state procurement; requiring contract bid preference for veteran-owned small businesses in certain situations involving capital investment projects; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16C.19; 375.771, subdivisions 1, 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 469.44, by adding a subdivision; 471.3457.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2055: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a due date for an evaluation report of the early learning scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Schmit, Dahms, Sparks, Jensen and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2056: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; broadband; establishing a program to award grants for the expansion of broadband service to underserved areas; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Chamberlain, Clausen, Kent, Nelson and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2057: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the Minnesota education credit by adding additional allowances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding subdivisions; 290.0679, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hoffman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2058: A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to study medical assistance spenddown collection options; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hoffman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2059: A bill for an act relating to health; exempting home health care agencies from health care information system requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 62J.498, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2060: A bill for an act relating to food safety; providing a definition of farmers' market; permitting food product sampling and demonstration in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 28A.03, by adding subdivisions; 28A.15, by adding a subdivision; 157.15, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 28A.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Rest and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2061: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for corridor improvement study along marked U.S. Highway 169; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2062: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for construction along marked Trunk Highway 55; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen, Kent, Hawj and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2063: A bill for an act relating to barbers; repealing rule that precludes mobile barber shops; setting registration and renewal fees for mobile barber shops; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 154.003; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 2100.7000.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Scalze, Clausen, Limmer and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2064: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the period for the city of Shoreview to collect tax increment.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Schmit and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2065: A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; making permanent an independent contractor registration pilot project; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 181.723, subdivisions 4, 4a, 5, 7, 16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Dibble and Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 2066: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a Legislative Commission on Data Practices and Personal Data Privacy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2067: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring general permit for control of certain cattails.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dibble, Carlson and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2068: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating certain animal research; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2069: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the re-creation of Hall's Island in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sheran, Eaton and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2070: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying grounds for disciplinary action by the Board of Nursing; modifying the health professionals services program; modifying the compensation paid to the health-related licensing board members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 148.261, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 214.09, subdivision 3; 214.32, by adding a subdivision; 214.33, subdivision 3; 214.35; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 364.09.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sheran and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2071: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; license plates; authorizing a veteran's special motorcycle plate for combat wounded veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.123, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Hayden and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2072: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a medical assistance benefit for detoxification services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sheran, Clausen and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2073: A bill for an act relating to public safety; specifying that driving while impaired constitutes a breach of the peace for purposes of the Constitution; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Kent, Sieben, Housley, Dibble and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2074: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Gateway Corridor transit way; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Fischbach and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2075: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of County State-Aid Highway 3 in Benton County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Clausen and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2076: A bill for an act relating to Dakota County; authorizing adoption of local county government plan; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383D.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Sieben, Hawj, Wiger and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2077: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rail capacity improvements in the east metro; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2078: A bill for an act relating to retirement; creating the Minnesota secure choice retirement savings plan; requiring a report; establishing a trust account; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 352G.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Nelson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2079: A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting the location equity regional definition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Senjem, Marty and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2080: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; extending the deadline for certification of proposed levies for certain jurisdictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 275.065, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2081: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying laws governing certain Department of Commerce advisory groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216B.813, subdivision 2; 216B.815; 216C.02, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 82B.021, subdivision 10; 82B.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7; 82B.06; 116L.361, subdivision 2; 116L.363.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2082: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying laws governing certain Department of Transportation advisory groups; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 162; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 162.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 162.09, subdivisions 2, 3; 174.86, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Sieben and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2083: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying definition of expressly advocating; providing for disclosure of electioneering communications; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 10A.25, subdivision 3a; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 10A.01, subdivision 16a; 10A.121, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.244; 10A.27, subdivision 15; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2084: A bill for an act relating to transportation; roads; appropriating money for local roads in Blaine.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson, Torres Ray, Wiger and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2085: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; providing for Montessori early childhood programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.03, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2086: A bill for an act relating to veterans; providing a grant to Eagle's Healing Nest; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2087: A bill for an act relating to health; specifying the protocol for pharmacist administration of vaccines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 151.01, subdivision 27.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2088: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring electric energy used in state buildings in the Capitol area to be generated from renewable sources; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Koenen and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2089: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; providing for discharge of a portion of an easement acquired by condemnation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 117.225.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2090: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing farm wineries to import bulk distilled spirits; creating an excise tax exemption; increasing production limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297G.07, subdivision 1; 340A.101, by adding subdivisions; 340A.315, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Rest and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2091: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical and clarifying changes to income and franchise taxes, property taxes, sales and use taxes, and other taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 126C.01, subdivision 3; 168.013, subdivision 5; 270.12, subdivision 4; 270.87; 270.91; 270C.34, subdivision 2; 272.029, subdivision 4a; 273.01; 273.11, subdivisions 12, 19; 273.1102, subdivision 3; 273.124, subdivisions 3, 8; 273.13, subdivisions 22, 24, 25a, 31; 273.1383, subdivision 1; 273.1386, subdivision 1; 273.33, subdivision 2; 273.37, subdivision 2; 273.3711; 275.08, subdivision 1a; 276A.06, subdivision 9; 282.241, subdivision 2; 296A.01, subdivision 16; 469.1763, subdivision 6; 469.177, subdivisions 1, 11; 469.1792, subdivision 1; 469.1794, subdivisions 3, 6; 469.1814, subdivision 6; 473F.08, subdivision 8a; 473H.10, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 272.03, subdivision 15; 273.117; 273.124, subdivision 3a; 273.13, subdivisions 21b, 23, 25; 273.1398, subdivision 3; 290.01, subdivision 19d; 290.0921, subdivision 3; 290.191, subdivision 5; 290C.03; 403.162, subdivision 5; 423A.02, subdivision 3; 477A.12, subdivision 1; 477A.14, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 8, section 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 273.13, subdivision 21a; 290C.02, subdivisions 5, 9; 290C.06; Minnesota Rules, parts 8130.8900, subpart 3; 8130.9500, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2092: A bill for an act relating to public utilities; regulating low-income residential electric customer programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.16, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Sheran, Schmit, Saxhaug, Reinert and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2093: A bill for an act relating to skiing; regulating skier and ski area responsibilities; establishing safety and liability standards; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 184C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rest and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2094: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; eliminating accelerated payment requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.60, subdivision 21; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 289A.20, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 289A.60, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hoffman and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2095: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; conforming to the federal exclusion of discharge of qualified principal residence indebtedness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2096: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the allocation of compensatory revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.15, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.15, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2097: A bill for an act relating to the financing of state government; making supplemental appropriations for early childhood through grade 12 education, higher education, health and human services, and state government; modifying certain statutory provisions; increasing the general fund budget reserve; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16A.152, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16A.152, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Saxhaug, Ingebrigtsen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2098: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from outdoor heritage fund.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2099: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; requiring that certain political contributions be made from funds subject to the individual income tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 10A.27, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Sieben and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2100: A bill for an act relating to public safety; deputy registrars; removing the residency requirement for deputy registrars; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.33, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Saxhaug, Rosen and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2101: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; creating a renewable chemical and advanced biofuel capital equipment loan program; creating an advanced biofuel production incentive program; establishing a renewable chemical production incentive program; establishing a biomass production incentive program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2102: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for terrestrial invasive species research center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2103: A bill for an act relating to transportation; motor vehicles; modifying the permitted uses of vehicles used for testing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 168.25, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2104: A bill for an act relating to capital investments; appropriating money for the Koochiching renewable energy clean air project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas, Hayden, Hawj and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2105: A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for earned sick and safe time; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 181.9413.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2106: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the use of the all-payer claims data; convening a work group to make recommendations on expanded uses of the all-payer claims database; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 62U.04, subdivisions 2, 3, 3b, 3c, 3d, 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 62U.04, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2107: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; taxes; amending provisions governing transportation finance; establishing gross receipts motor fuels tax; amending metropolitan area transit sales tax; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 162.07, subdivision 1a; 296A.061; 296A.11; 296A.12; 296A.16; 297A.992; 473.167; 473.915; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 174.42, by adding a subdivision; 297A.815, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 161; 174; 296A; 297A; 473.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Latz, Pratt, Limmer, Goodwin and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2108: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting certain practices in connection with a sales representative agreement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 325E.37, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.