State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 3, 2014
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2109: A bill for an act relating to transportation; motor vehicles; eliminating sunset of mini truck operation authority and regulations; amending Laws 2009, chapter 158, section 10, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Metzen, Kiffmeyer, Dahle, Jensen and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2110: A bill for an act relating to state government; exempting a person who performs threading from licensing; authorizing the good cause exemption for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 155A.23, by adding a subdivision; 155A.27, subdivision 9; 155A.29, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Eken, Pappas, Hawj, Schmit and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2111: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying eligibility for unemployment benefits when applicant is victim of sexual assault or stalking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268.095, subdivisions 1, 6, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2112: A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying off-sale intoxicating liquor sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Torres Ray, Eken, Ingebrigtsen, Stumpf and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2113: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Administration Building at the Fort Snelling Upper Post; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2114: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for city of Litchfield's phase 2 power generation improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clausen and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2115: A bill for an act relating to civil law; modifying certain exceptions to liability; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 466.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen, Gazelka, Metzen, Housley and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2116: A bill for an act relating to commerce; allowing for designated agency in real estate transactions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 82.55, by adding a subdivision; 82.66, subdivisions 1, 2; 82.67, subdivisions 3, 4; 82.73, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Dahle, Housley, Jensen, Stumpf and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2117: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring a facilities finance plan to be included in fiscal year 2016-2017 budget recommendations; providing onetime school facilities improvement revenue; establishing a base for the new facilities finance plan; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2118: A bill for an act relating to education; adopting the interstate compact on educational opportunity for military children; requiring a military-connected youth identifier; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 127A.70, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dahms, Weber, Rosen, Brown and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2119: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate and gift; repealing the gift tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 270B.01, subdivision 8; 270B.03, subdivision 1; 291.005, subdivision 1; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 292.16; 292.17; 292.18; 292.19; 292.20; 292.21.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Weber and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2120: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; donated materials exemption for library addition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen, Brown, Hann, Fischbach and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2121: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing world's best workforce annual evaluation; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 120B.11, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Champion, Hayden, Stumpf, Dibble and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2122: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for infrastructure improvements along Penn Avenue in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Franzen, Hayden and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2123: A bill for an act relating to oral health; adding dental therapists and advanced dental therapists to the health professional education loan forgiveness program; covering basic dental screenings performed by dental therapists or dental hygienists in collaborative practices; covering oral health services provided by telehealth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.1501, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 256B.0625, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Tomassoni, Dziedzic and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2124: A bill for an act relating to trades; making federal conformity changes to the apprenticeship program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 178.02; 178.03; 178.041, subdivision 2; 178.07; 178.09; 178.10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 178; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 178.03, subdivision 2; 178.05; 178.06; 178.08; Minnesota Rules, parts 5200.0300; 5200.0310; 5200.0320, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15; 5200.0340; 5200.0360; 5200.0390.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Hayden, Sheran and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2125: A bill for an act relating to human services; preventing children in foster care from being exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 260C.212, subdivision 2; 260C.215, subdivisions 4, 6, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Dahms, Housley, Weber, Ruud and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2126: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating payment of the minimum wage and overtime compensation; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 177.24, subdivision 1; 177.25, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Brown, Benson, Weber and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2127: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing the Legislative Energy Commission; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 3.8851.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Skoe, Bakk, Hann, Lourey and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2128: A bill for an act relating to the state lottery; prohibiting online sale of lottery tickets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 349A.13.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Clausen, Torres Ray, Franzen, Nelson, Pratt and introduced--
S.F. No. 2129: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying unrequested leave of absence provisions for teachers in special circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.40, subdivision 10; 122A.41, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Chamberlain; Benson; Petersen, B. ; Brown and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 2130: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the tax on certain business transactions; reinstating the exemption for telecommunications equipment; 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.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2131: A bill for an act relating to children; modifying mental health screening and assessment procedures for certain children; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245.4874, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Pederson, J. and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2132: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; requiring the commissioner of transportation to utilize pavement material with a design life of at least 20 years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 174.185, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Rosen, Lourey, Sheran, Nienow and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2133: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the critical access dental provider requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 256B.76, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen, Lourey, Sheran and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2134: A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to the Minnesota prescription monitoring program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 152.126, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen, Lourey, Sheran, Marty and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2135: A bill for an act relating to health; adding and modifying definitions; changing the requirements for pharmacist participation in immunizations; changing the powers and duties of the Board of Pharmacy; changing licensing requirements for businesses regulated by the Board of Pharmacy; clarifying requirements for compounding; allowing certain educational institutions to purchase legend drugs in limited circumstances; allowing certain entities to handle drugs in preparation for emergency use; clarifying the requirement that drug manufacturers report certain payments to the Board of Pharmacy; adding certain substances to the schedules for controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 151.01; 151.06; 151.211; 151.26; 151.34; 151.35; 151.361, subdivision 2; 151.37, as amended; 151.44; 151.58, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 152.02, subdivision 8b; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 151.252, by adding a subdivision; 152.02, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen, Wiklund, Weber, Nelson and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2136: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Smile Healthy Minnesota 2016 grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Saxhaug, Ingebrigtsen and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 2137: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing a shooting sports facility grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 87A.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2138: A bill for an act relating to transportation; highways; providing for county consent on certain trunk highway projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 161.162, subdivisions 2, 4; 161.163, subdivision 2; 161.164, subdivisions 1, 2; 161.165, subdivision 5; 161.166, subdivision 5; 161.3412, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2139: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Collegeville Township road project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Torres Ray and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2140: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring training on Alzheimer's disease for all long-term care facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Franzen, Wiger, Saxhaug, Stumpf and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2141: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for early childhood education facilities in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2142: A bill for an act relating to transportation; motor carriers; amending various provisions governing registration and identification; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.185; 168.187, subdivision 12; 168D.07.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Anderson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2143: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; providing reciprocity for military experience; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 626.8517.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Schmit, Sparks, Eken, Ruud and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2144: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition and development of state parks and trails; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2145: A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics from payment limits for Medicare crossover claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, subdivision 57.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Goodwin, Carlson, Scalze and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2146: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; statutory housing warranties; allowing recovery of attorney fees by a prevailing vendor or owner for breaches; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 327A.05.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Scalze, Chamberlain and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2147: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-694-Rice Street interchange; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2148: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing that employees of the Stevens County Housing and Redevelopment Authority are included in the Public Employees Retirement Association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 353.01, subdivisions 2a, 6.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2149: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovations to the city of Cyrus fire hall; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2150: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying the financial match for an energy efficiency grant; amending Laws 2013, chapter 85, article 1, section 3, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clausen, Bonoff and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2151: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the innovative delivery pilot project; appropriating money; amending Laws 2012, chapter 263, section 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2152: A bill for an act relating to courts; allowing housing courts and housing calendars to use referees almost exclusively for landlord and tenant cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 484.013, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Housley, Ortman, Metzen, Ruud and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2153: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; conforming to certain federal income tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2154: A bill for an act relating to transportation; making technical changes to provisions affecting the Department of Transportation; clarifying contracting requirements; modifying U-turn rules; providing bridge inspection authority in certain instances; modifying reporting requirements; modifying appropriations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16A.124, subdivision 5; 161.32, subdivisions 1f, 5; 161.3209, subdivision 2; 161.3420, subdivision 4; 161.3426, subdivisions 1, 4; 162.06, subdivision 1; 162.12, subdivision 1; 165.03, subdivision 3; 165.12, subdivision 1; 169.19, subdivision 2; 169.781, subdivision 10; 169.782, subdivision 4; 169.865, subdivision 2; 171.02, subdivision 2; 171.03; 174.37, subdivision 6; 221.031, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 161.44, subdivision 1a; 169.19, subdivision 1; 174.12, subdivision 2; Laws 2010, chapter 189, section 15, subdivision 12; Laws 2012, chapter 287, article 2, section 1; Laws 2012, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, section 28; Laws 2013, chapter 127, section 67; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 161.115, subdivision 240; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 221.0314, subdivision 9a.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2155: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the medical assistance personal needs allowance for persons in certain facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.35, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Dahle, Metzen, Pappas, Tomassoni and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2156: A bill for an act relating to liquor; extending University of Minnesota service of alcohol; repealing Laws 2012, chapter 235, section 11.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Johnson, Saxhaug, Wiklund, Dahle and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 2157: 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.
Senators Jensen, Nelson, Franzen, Sparks and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2158: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a women entrepreneurs business development competitive grant program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Skoe, Saxhaug, Tomassoni, Ruud and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2159: A bill for an act relating to education finance; taxes; allocating a portion of the state general tax on seasonal residential recreational property to school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 275.025, by adding a subdivision; 276.112.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent, Clausen and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2160: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the postsecondary enrollment options program; creating a transportation funding source for certain pupils attending an area learning center; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123A.05, by adding a subdivision; 124D.09, subdivision 9; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug, Bakk and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2161: A bill for an act relating to permanent school fund; amending funding for a school trust lands director and the Legislative Permanent School Fund Commission; amending Laws 2012, chapter 249, section 11.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hayden, Torres Ray, Eaton and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2162: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; modifying the multijurisdictional reinvestment program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 383B.79, subdivisions 1,5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Ruud, Limmer, Chamberlain and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2163: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying the consideration of criminal records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 364.021.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dahle, Marty, Schmit, Goodwin and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2164: A bill for an act relating to energy; regulating terms of sale and service and the discontinuance of service during the heating season with respect to residential propane customers; requiring registration of and reporting by propane distributors; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Anderson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2165: A resolution memorializing the President and Congress to enact legislation that would reinstate the separation of commercial and investment banking functions that were in effect under the Glass-Steagall Act, the Banking Act of 1933.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Hawj, Dahle and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2166: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing meetings by telephone or other electronic means; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 469.084, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Saxhaug, Hoffman, Stumpf, Wiger and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2167: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for equity in telecommunications access; amending Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 6, section 12, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Dibble, Tomassoni and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2168: A bill for an act relating to energy; utilities; providing an exception to certificate of need requirements for certain electric generation facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.243, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2169: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association; permitting the purchase of service credit for certain Hennepin County elected service.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Stumpf, Bonoff, Scalze and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2170: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Weber and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2171: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; increasing the limitation on abatements for the city of Jackson.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2172: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure for an industrial park in the city of Blue Earth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Koenen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2173: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a temporary amnesty for animal shelters.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2174: A bill for an act relating to public safety; making conforming changes to the ignition interlock program to include limited licenses for program participants who do not have a driver's license due to criminal vehicular operation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 171.306, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Bonoff, Cohen and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 2175: A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting state agencies from paying more than ten percent over the appraised value to acquire real property; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Scalze and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2176: A bill for an act relating to transportation; traffic regulations; eliminating special freight distribution permit; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 169.868.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Sieben, Housley and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2177: A bill for an act relating to economic development; border city development zones; authorizing Washington County to designate cities within its jurisdiction as development zones; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Jensen, Gazelka, Metzen, Housley and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2178: A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying requirements for Department of Commerce licensee education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 45.25, subdivisions 2a, 5a.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2179: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; authorizing use of traffic safety pretrial diversion programs by local units of government for certain traffic offenses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2180: A bill for an act relating to human services; adjusting long-term care provider payments to reflect the cost of assessments under the Affordable Care Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Jensen, Sheran and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2181: A bill for an act relating to crime; requiring hospitals to give written notice of rights to victim of sexual assault; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sheran, Eaton, Hayden and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2182: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for grants to recovery school programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2183: A bill for an act relating to disaster assistance; authorizing the use of certain disaster relief appropriations for privately owned electrical cooperatives eligible for FEMA assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 12A.03, subdivision 1; 12A.15, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2184: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to public safety for a grant for training community safety personnel about the use of de-escalation techniques for dealing with veterans returning from active military service in combat zones.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dziedzic, Marty and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2185: A bill for an act relating to waters; prohibiting county commissioners from serving as drainage inspectors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 103E.065.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hawj, Marty, Tomassoni and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2186: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; making policy and housekeeping changes to the unemployment insurance program; adopting recommendations of the Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 268.035, subdivisions 2, 4, 11, 12, 20, 22, 29; 268.051, subdivision 4; 268.057, subdivisions 5, 7; 268.0625, subdivision 4; 268.085, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 268.0865, subdivisions 3, 4; 268.095, subdivision 2; 268.103, subdivision 2a; 268.105, subdivisions 1, 2, 3a, 5, 6; 268.18, subdivision 2b; 268.184, subdivisions 1, 1a; 268.186; 268.196, subdivision 1; 268.215; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268.105, subdivision 4; Laws 2005, chapter 112, article 1, section 15; Laws 2008, chapter 363, article 10, section 30; Minnesota Rules, parts 3315.0200, subpart 1; 3315.0203; 3315.0211; 3315.0212; 3315.0213; 3315.0801; 3315.0805; 3315.0810; 3315.0815; 3315.0820; 3315.0825; 3315.0830; 3315.0835; 3315.0840; 3315.0845; 3315.0901; 3315.0905.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Franzen and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2187: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a health care homes advisory committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0751, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug, Newman and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2188: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying firearm seizure penalty for baiting deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97B.328, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2189: A bill for an act relating to health; adding a provision for the requirements of a preparation and embalming room for funeral establishments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 149A.92, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2190: 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 Marty, Hoffman, Eaton and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2191: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying all-terrain vehicle operating restrictions; providing for certain regulatory efficiencies; modifying use and designation of forest trails; modifying invasive species provisions; modifying Water Law; modifying outdoor recreation system provisions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.055, subdivision 5; 17.4982, subdivision 18a; 84.027, subdivisions 12, 13a, 14a; 84.0857; 84.925, subdivision 5; 84.926, subdivision 4; 84D.01, subdivisions 8, 13, 15, 17, 18; 84D.03, as amended; 84D.06; 84D.10, subdivision 3; 84D.11, subdivision 2a; 84D.12; 84D.13, subdivision 5; 86A.09; 86A.11; 89.19, subdivision 2; 97C.821; 103F.121, subdivisions 2, 5; 103F.165, subdivision 3; 103G.245, subdivision 2; 103G.615, subdivision 3a; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 84.027, subdivision 13; 84D.10, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.521; 89.01, subdivision 7; 103F.121, subdivisions 3, 4; 103F.165, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Marty, Hawj, Hoffman, Eaton and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2192: A bill for an act relating to environment; prohibiting and regulating certain lead and mercury products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 115A.932, subdivision 1; 116.92, subdivisions 4, 5, 6, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Scalze, Eaton and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2193: A bill for an act relating to environment; classifying certain data; modifying certain reporting requirements; modifying and creating certain permitting efficiencies; modifying duties of Pollution Control Agency; modifying administrative penalty order and field citation provisions; providing civil penalties; requiring rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.741, by adding a subdivision; 84.027, subdivision 14a, by adding a subdivision; 115.03, subdivisions 1, 10; 116.03, subdivision 2b; 116.07, subdivision 4d; 116.072, subdivision 2; 116.073, subdivisions 1, 2; 116J.035, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dibble, Rosen, Eken and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2194: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to fund activities under the Homeless Youth Act.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Latz and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2195: A bill for an act relating to courts; providing that petitioners in errors and omissions petitions shall also serve the petition on all candidates for the office in which the error or omission is alleged; eliminating requirements that court seal be a raised seal; removing requirements for notarial act on pleadings and affidavits filed with the court in all cases; providing that court documents are signed under penalty of perjury; permitting alternative service in certain probate matters; requiring applicants in structured settlement transfer action to provide the court with information; providing that a request for a hearing in response to a temporary restraining order must be made within 20 days after the temporary restraining order is served; permitting application of fine payment to restitution before application to court fines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 204B.44; 358.03; 359.01, subdivision 5; 524.1-401; 524.5-113; 549.32, subdivision 2; 600.13; 609.48, subdivision 1; 609.748, subdivision 3; 611A.04, subdivision 4; 645.44, subdivisions 10, 14; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 358.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dziedzic, Eaton, Hoffman and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 2196: A bill for an act relating to public health; requiring notification of autism service options for medical assistance and MinnesotaCare recipients; requiring medical assistance to cover specified services for the treatment of autism; requiring commissioner of health to research and report on autism; requiring commissioners of health and human services to train autism service providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2197: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring funeral providers disclosure of prices on Internet Web sites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 149A.71, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Pappas, Rosen, Senjem, Stumpf and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2198: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an emergency shelter and housing facility and a connection center facility to be located within the city of St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahle, Clausen, Wiklund and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2199: A bill for an act relating to education; postsecondary; establishing the Minnesota Student Password Protection Act; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Chamberlain, Nienow and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2200: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain assessment reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.31, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2201: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the definition of employee to reflect the school calendar for purposes of parental leave; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 181.940, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Saxhaug, Hawj and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2202: A bill for an act relating to veterans; providing a grant for the Minnesota Humanities Center Veterans' Voices; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pratt, Ruud and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2203: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate and gift; conforming to the federal exemption amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1; 291.005, subdivision 1; 291.03, subdivision 1; 292.17, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Schmit, Sparks, Saxhaug, Wiger and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2204: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a farm-to-foodshelf program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Rest and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2205: A bill for an act relating to economic development; extending the Allina Health systems extended employment services authorization; amending Laws 2013, chapter 85, article 1, section 3, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2206: A bill for an act relating to energy; making changes to the energy improvements program for local governments; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216C.41, subdivision 4; 216C.436, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 3300.0800; 3300.0900; 3300.1000, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 25a, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36; 3300.1100; 3300.1200; 3300.1300; 3300.1400; 3300.1500; 3300.1600; 3300.1700; 3300.1800; 3300.1900; 7607.0100; 7607.0120; 7607.0130; 7607.0140; 7607.0150; 7607.0160; 7607.0170; 7607.0180; 7610.0300; 7685.0100; 7685.0120; 7685.0130; 7685.0140.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Kent, Clausen, Dahle and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2207: A bill for an act relating to education; directing commissioner of education to prepare report for the legislature on K-12 students' experience with physical education.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dibble and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2208: A bill for an act relating to transportation; airports; establishing a community environmental committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 473.614, by adding a subdivision; 473.621, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dibble and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2209: A bill for an act relating to transportation; airports; requiring the commissioner of transportation and Metropolitan Airports Commission to plan airport development in collaboration with St. Cloud and Rochester airport boards.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dibble and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2210: A bill for an act relating to transportation; airports; requiring completion of an environmental impact statement for the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport 2020 Improvements project.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Eaton, Hall, Johnson, Housley and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2211: A bill for an act relating to gambling; establishing an online gambling study and moratorium.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Wiklund and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2212: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring an influenza vaccination for health care workers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 2213: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a performance-based pay system for teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 124D.10, by adding a subdivision; 126C.10, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 124D.11, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivision 1; 126C.13, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.413; 122A.414; 122A.4144; 122A.415, subdivisions 1, 3; 122A.4155; 122A.416; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.415, subdivisions 4, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2214: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; modifying provisions governing expungement of criminal records; requiring business screening services to delete expunged records; allowing expungement of eviction records in certain cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 260B.198, subdivision 6; 332.70, by adding a subdivision; 504B.345, subdivision 1; 609A.02, subdivision 3; 609A.03, subdivisions 5, 7, 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Franzen, Scalze, Tomassoni, Hann and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to commerce; consumer protection; modifying biodiesel content requirements and related regulations; eliminating a sunset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 239.77, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Hawj and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to the city of St. Paul; expanding the authority to spend certain tax increments; amending Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 5, section 36, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain purchases by snowmobile clubs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; modifying rate case procedures; standardizing consumer billing practices; requiring intrastate call completion; simplifying certification procedures; removing antiquated or obsolete provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 237.01, by adding subdivisions; 237.02; 237.035; 237.04; 237.075, subdivision 1; 237.081, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 237.12, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 237.03; 237.068; 237.072; 237.075, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 237.21; 237.22; 237.411; 237.44; 237.45; 237.57; 237.59, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10; 237.64, subdivision 2; 237.67; 237.75; 237.76; 237.761; 237.762; 237.763; 237.764; 237.765; 237.766; 237.767; 237.768; 237.769; 237.770; 237.771; 237.772; 237.773, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 237.774; 237.775; 237.80.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Albert Lea Lake management and invasive species control.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2220: A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; adopting the recommendations of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 176.129, subdivisions 2a, 7; 176.135, subdivision 7; 176.136, subdivision 1a; 176.231, subdivision 2; 176.305, subdivision 1a; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 176.011, subdivision 15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 175.006, subdivision 1; 175.08; 175.14; 175.26; 176.1311; 176.136, subdivision 3; 176.2615; 176.641.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Sparks, Dahms and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2221: A bill for an act relating to water; modifying drainage system provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 103E.015, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 103E.091, subdivision 1; 103E.245, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 103E.255; 103E.261, subdivisions 4, 5; 103E.285, subdivision 10; 103E.301; 103E.341, subdivision 1; 103E.501, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2222: A bill for an act relating to energy; biodiesel fuel; exempting certain diesel generators from the requirement to use biodiesel fuel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 239.77, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Cohen, Pappas, Hawj and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2223: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to renovate the Palace Theater in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 2224: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modernizing, streamlining, and clarifying various statutes; eliminating unnecessary or redundant laws and rules; deleting obsolete language and unnecessary verbiage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 135A.051, subdivision 3; 135A.14, subdivision 6a; 136A.002; 136A.01, as amended; 136A.05, subdivision 1; 136A.06; 136A.08, subdivisions 2, 7; 136A.101, subdivisions 7, 7a, 7b, by adding a subdivision; 136A.121, subdivisions 2, 9; 136A.125, subdivision 1; 136A.126, subdivisions 2, 4; 136A.1311; 136A.15, subdivision 8; 136A.16, subdivisions 1, 5; 136A.162; 136A.1701, subdivision 1; 136A.171; 136A.232; 136A.233, subdivisions 1, 4; 136A.65, subdivision 6; 136A.685; 136A.861, subdivision 6; 136F.01; 136F.02, subdivision 1; 136F.03, subdivision 1; 136F.04, subdivision 2; 136F.045; 136F.05; 136F.10; 136F.12; 136F.14; 136F.18; 136F.23; 136F.28, subdivision 1; 136F.48; 136F.482; 136F.581, subdivision 1; 136F.60, subdivision 1; 136F.65; 136F.705; 136F.90, subdivision 1; 136F.92; 136F.93; 136F.94; 136F.95; 136F.96; 136F.97; 136F.98, subdivisions 1, 3; 136G.09, subdivision 8; 137.52; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 136A.03; 136A.125, subdivision 2; 136A.126, subdivision 1; 136A.129, subdivision 2; 136A.1795, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5; 136A.1796, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 136A.233, subdivision 2; 136A.861, subdivisions 1, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 135A.14, subdivision 6; 136A.05, subdivision 2; 136A.101, subdivision 2; 136A.15, subdivisions 3, 5; 136A.16, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 7; 136A.17; 136A.62, subdivision 2; 136F.11; 136F.44, subdivision 2; 136F.49; 136F.90, subdivision 6; 137.02, subdivision 1; 137.59; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 136A.101, subdivision 3; 136A.15, subdivision 4; 136A.16, subdivision 10; Minnesota Rules, parts 4810.2100; 4810.2200; 4810.2300; 4810.2400; 4810.2500; 4810.2600; 4810.2700; 4810.2800; 4830.5000; 4830.5100; 4830.5200, subparts 1, 3; 4830.5300; 4830.5400.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Schmit, Gazelka, Koenen, Jensen and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2225: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; providing authority for broadband infrastructure development and bonding; authorizing the state to guarantee debt of local units of government incurred for broadband infrastructure development; authorizing local units of government to establish certain entities to deliver broadband services; abolishing limits on contributions to regional or local organizations by cities or towns; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 446A.086, subdivision 1; 469.191; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 237.19.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2226: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing property tax credit programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 276.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2227: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying game and fish laws; modifying use of vehicles for hunting; modifying oversight committee provisions; modifying provisions for wildlife management areas; modifying license provisions and fees; modifying trespass provisions; modifying provisions for taking wild animals; authorizing nonlethal hazing of Canada geese; updating and eliminating certain obsolete language; modifying prior appropriations; requiring rulemaking; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.154, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 84.777, subdivision 2; 84.87, by adding a subdivision; 84.944, subdivision 2; 84A.10; 84A.50; 97A.025; 97A.055, subdivision 4b; 97A.131; 97A.137, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 97A.311, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 97A.434, subdivision 1; 97A.473, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 5, 5a; 97A.502; 97B.001, subdivisions 3, 4, 7; 97B.031, subdivision 5; 97B.081, subdivision 3; 97B.086; 97B.095; 97B.516; 97B.605; 97B.655, subdivision 1; 97B.667, subdivisions 3, 4; 97B.731, subdivision 1; 97C.821; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3; 97A.485, subdivision 6; Laws 2008, chapter 363, article 5, section 4, subdivision 7, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 97B; 97C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.154, subdivision 5; 84A.04; 84A.08; 84A.11; 97A.081; 97A.083; 97A.445, subdivision 3; 97A.4742, subdivision 3; 97B.061; 97B.611; 97B.615; 97B.621, subdivisions 1, 4; 97B.625; 97B.631; 97B.635; 97B.711; 97B.715, subdivision 2; 97B.803; 97B.911; 97B.915; 97B.921; 97B.925; 97C.011; 97C.827; Minnesota Rules, part 6100.5100.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2228: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a state parks and trails license plate; creating an account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 85.053, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 85; 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2229: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; repealing assessor accreditation requirement; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 270C.9901.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2230: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; local government; modifying payment in lieu of taxes distribution; modifying the calculation on aid losses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 477A.013, subdivision 8; 477A.14, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Schmit, Tomassoni and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2231: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; broadband; appropriating money from the general fund to stimulate broadband infrastructure development; requiring a study.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dziedzic, Rest and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2232: A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a new markets tax credit program; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Bonoff, Wiger and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2233: A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the calculation of location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 126C.10, subdivision 2e; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 6, 7b, 9, 9a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2234: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a state-only MinnesotaCare program to cover uninsured Minnesotans who are ineligible for medical assistance, MinnesotaCare, or the MNsure insurance marketplace; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256B.06, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 256L.04, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256L.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Franzen, Wiklund and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2235: A bill for an act relating to health; defining spoken language healthcare interpreter services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144.058.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2236: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting propane tanks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2237: A bill for an act relating to taxation; removing obsolete, redundant, and unnecessary laws and administrative rules administered by the Department of Revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16D.02, subdivisions 3, 6; 16D.04, subdivisions 3, 4; 16D.07; 16D.11, subdivisions 1, 3, 7; 84A.20, subdivision 2; 84A.31, subdivision 2; 115B.49, subdivision 4; 163.06, subdivision 1; 270.11, subdivision 1; 270.12, subdivisions 2, 4; 270A.03, subdivision 2; 270B.14, subdivision 3; 270C.085; 270C.52, subdivision 2; 272.01, subdivisions 1, 3; 272.025, subdivision 1; 272.027, subdivision 1; 272.029, subdivision 6; 273.061, subdivision 6; 273.10; 273.11, subdivision 13; 273.112, subdivision 6a; 273.18; 274.01, subdivisions 1, 2; 275.08, subdivisions 1a, 1d; 275.74, subdivision 2; 275.75; 279.03; 279.16; 279.23; 279.25; 280.001; 280.03; 280.07; 280.11; 281.03; 281.327; 282.01, subdivision 6; 282.04, subdivision 4; 282.261, subdivisions 2, 4, 5; 282.322; 287.30; 289A.25, subdivision 1; 290.01, subdivisions 5, 19f, 29; 290.015, subdivision 1; 290.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 290.0922, subdivision 3; 290.095, subdivision 3; 290.9728, subdivision 2; 297A.70, subdivision 10; 297A.94; 297B.09; 297F.03, subdivision 2; 297I.05, subdivision 14; 412.131; 469.176, subdivisions 1b, 3; 473.665, subdivision 5; 477A.0124, subdivision 5; 477A.014, subdivision 1; 611.27, subdivisions 13, 15; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 273.032; 273.13, subdivision 23; 273.1325, subdivision 2; 275.70, subdivision 5; 279.37, subdivision 2; 281.17; 290.01, subdivision 19d; 290.0921, subdivision 3; 290.191, subdivision 5; 297A.61, subdivision 3; 297A.68, subdivision 5; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 423A.022, subdivision 3; 469.1763, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16D.02, subdivisions 5, 8; 16D.11, subdivision 2; 270C.131; 270C.53; 270C.991, subdivision 4; 272.02, subdivisions 1, 1a, 48, 51, 53, 67, 72, 82; 272.027, subdivision 2; 272.031; 273.015, subdivision 1; 273.03, subdivision 3; 273.075; 273.1115; 273.1383; 273.1386; 273.80; 275.77; 279.32; 281.173, subdivision 8; 281.174, subdivision 8; 281.328; 282.10; 282.23; 287.20, subdivision 4; 287.27, subdivision 2; 289A.56, subdivision 7; 290.01, subdivisions 4b, 19e, 20e; 290.06, subdivisions 30, 31; 290.0674, subdivision 3; 290.33; 290C.02, subdivisions 5, 9; 290C.06; 291.41; 291.42; 291.43; 291.44; 291.45; 291.46; 291.47; 295.52, subdivision 7; 297A.68, subdivision 38; 297A.71, subdivisions 4, 5, 7, 10, 17, 18, 20, 32; 297F.08, subdivision 11; 297H.10, subdivision 2; 469.174, subdivision 10c; 469.175, subdivision 2b; 469.176, subdivision 1i; 469.1764; 469.177, subdivision 10; 469.330; 469.331; 469.332; 469.333; 469.334; 469.335; 469.336; 469.337; 469.338; 469.339; 469.340, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 469.341; 477A.0124, subdivisions 1, 6; 505.173; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 469.340, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 8002.0200, subpart 8; 8007.0200; 8100.0800; 8130.7500, subpart 7; 8130.8900, subpart 3; 8130.9500, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hawj, Schmit, Cohen, Bonoff and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2238: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for a grant for open government, civic technology, and open data.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2239: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions relating to continuing care; making changes to requirements for personal care assistants and designation of a common entry point; modifying a provider rate increase; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256B.0659, subdivisions 11, 28; 256B.493, subdivision 1; 256D.01, subdivision 1e; 256G.02, subdivision 6; 256I.03, subdivision 3; 256I.04, subdivision 2a; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 256B.4912, subdivision 10; 256B.492; 626.557, subdivision 9; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 7, section 7; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 7, section 60.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2240: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions relating to children and family services; changing requirements for the Northstar Care for Children program, background studies, and adoption; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 256I.04, subdivision 2a; 257.85, subdivision 11; 259.41, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 252.27, subdivision 2a; 256B.055, subdivision 1; 256D.44, subdivision 5; 256N.02, by adding a subdivision; 256N.21, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256N.22, subdivision 6; 256N.23, subdivision 1; 256N.24, subdivisions 9, 10; 259.35, subdivision 1; 609B.445.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Franzen and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 2241: A bill for an act relating to employers; regulating payment of wages using a payroll card account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 177.255, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2242: A bill for an act relating to employers; regulating electronic employee earnings statements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 181.032.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2243: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction from federal taxable income for deposits to a qualified tuition savings plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Champion and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2244: A bill for an act relating to courts; amending partial payment or reimbursement of costs from a party proceeding in forma pauperis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 563.01, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2245: A bill for an act relating to public beaches; requiring lifeguards at public beaches to have certain minimum training; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 86B; 471.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Koenen, Weber, Senjem and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2246: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicle sales taxation; expanding an exemption for certain motor vehicle purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297B.03.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni, Hoffman, Stumpf, Saxhaug and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2247: A bill for an act relating to education finance; taxation; minerals; encouraging cooperatively authorized secondary programs; expanding cooperation aid; imposing an excise tax on royalties; allowing an income and corporate franchise tax credit; increasing the taconite production tax rate; modifying the distribution of production taxes; providing security for payment of certain school bonds; authorizing uses of the Douglas J. Johnson economic protection trust fund; establishing a trust account to finance school facilities on the Iron Range; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123A.442, by adding a subdivision; 123A.485; 123A.64; 290.01, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 290.62; 290.923, by adding a subdivision; 298.28, subdivision 11, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 123B.53, subdivision 1; 126C.48, subdivision 8; 290.10, subdivision 1; 298.292, subdivision 2; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123A; 290; 298; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.923, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clausen, Carlson, Sieben and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2248: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Big Rivers Regional Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clausen, Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2249: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mississippi River Regional Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2250: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a policy for the general fund budget reserve level; increasing the budget reserve; authorizing a transfer of funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16A.152, subdivisions 1b, 2, 8.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2251: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for additional financing of metropolitan area transit and paratransit capital expenditures; authorizing the issuance of certain obligations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.39, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Kent and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2252: A bill for an act relating to public safety; pupil transportation; requiring seat belt cutters in type III vehicles; requiring school bus drivers to conduct post-trip inspections; modifying reporting and cancellation requirements for bus endorsements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169.443, by adding a subdivision; 169.451, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 169.454, by adding a subdivision; 169.4582, by adding a subdivision; 171.02, subdivision 2b; 171.3215, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Kent, Torres Ray, Senjem, Stumpf and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2253: A bill for an act relating to education; further recognizing students' proficiency in languages in addition to English; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.022; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.11, subdivision 3; 120B.115; 124D.861, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kent, Dibble and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2254: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for certain qualified transportation fringe benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2255: A bill for an act relating to deposits and investments of public funds; granting the Metropolitan Council additional investment authority; making certain conforming technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 118A.03, subdivision 5; 118A.04, subdivisions 7, 8; 118A.07; 473.543, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Hawj, Eaton and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2256: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying wolf management provisions; providing limits on wolf baiting; providing for temporary suspension of wolf hunt; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 97B.646; 97B.647, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.