State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, March 4, 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 Wiklund, Rosen and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2257: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance redeterminations of eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 119B.025, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.025, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Franzen, Hoffman, Rosen, Clausen and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2258: A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating the county share for certain adult mental health case management services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 256B.06, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Reinert and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2259: A bill for an act relating to the city of Duluth; modifying local food and beverage and lodging taxes; amending Laws 1980, chapter 511, sections 1, subdivision 2, as amended; 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Nelson, Rosen and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2260: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the registration of automatic external defibrillators; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sheran, Rosen and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2261: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the criteria for comprehensive and primary stroke centers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 144.493, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Eken and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2262: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a plan for achieving continuous quality improvement in the care provided under the statewide system for ST elevation myocardial infarction response and treatment; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2263: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association; modifying coordinated program employee and employer contribution rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 353.27, subdivisions 2, 3, 3b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Torres Ray and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2264: A bill for an act relating to liquor; expanding locations for small wineries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.315; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.101, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2265: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Ely Municipal Area Airport; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Dziedzic and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2266: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; authorizing industrial hemp research in accordance with federal law; authorizing rulemaking; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18K.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Carlson, Eaton, Marty and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2267: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance asset availability requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.059, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2268: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan transit; expanding scope of jurisdiction of Transportation Accessibility Advisory Committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 473.375, by adding a subdivision; 473.386, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Carlson, Clausen, Dibble and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2269: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing process for driver's license and Minnesota identification card applications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 171.06, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2270: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan transit; requiring Metropolitan Council to adopt standards for light rail vehicles; requiring Transportation Accessibility Advisory Committee approval of vehicle standards; requiring report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Wiklund and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2271: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; repealing obsolete provisions governing the Metropolitan Council; making certain conforming technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 473.123, subdivision 4; 473.125; 473.129, subdivisions 6, 12; 473.173, subdivision 2; 473.181, subdivision 2; 473.254, subdivisions 3a, 4, 5; 473.315, subdivision 1; 473.375, subdivision 11; 473.39, subdivision 1e; 473.391, subdivision 1; 473.405, subdivision 5; 473.42; 473.504, subdivisions 5, 11; 473.858, subdivision 1; 473.859, subdivision 6; 473.861, subdivision 2; 473.862, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 473.123, subdivision 7; 473.13, subdivision 1c; 473.23; 473.241; 473.243; 473.244; 473.254, subdivision 3; 473.315, subdivision 2; 473.326; 473.333; 473.375, subdivision 9; 473.382; 473.388, subdivision 8; 473.392; 473.516, subdivision 5; 473.523, subdivision 2; 473.535; 473.852, subdivision 11; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 473.517, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Sieben, Pappas and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2272: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing review and certification process for ordinances and variances adopted under Lower St. Croix Wild and Scenic River Act; establishing variance criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 103F.351, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2273: A bill for an act relating to juvenile justice; addressing numerous issues relating to juveniles including detention, noncustodial supervision, risk assessments, continuances, diversion, life without release sentences, mandatory minimum sentences, predatory offender registration, expungement, and DHS collateral sanctions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 243.166, subdivision 2; 244.05, subdivisions 4, 5; 245C.14, subdivision 1; 260B.125, by adding a subdivision; 260B.130, subdivision 4; 260B.176, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 260B.178, subdivision 1; 260B.198, subdivisions 6, 7; 332.70, by adding a subdivision; 609.106, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.3455, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 243.166, subdivisions 1b, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260B.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Franzen, Jensen, Sparks, Bonoff and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2274: A bill for an act relating to employment; 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; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116L.98; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 116L.665, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116L.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2275: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; authorizing local units of government to establish educational diversion programs for certain traffic offenses; requiring the development of uniform minimum standards for the programs; classifying data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 6.74; 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 169.022; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Schmit, Hoffman and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2276: A bill for an act relating to environment; addressing expiration and elimination of certain advisory groups; modifying certain rulemaking requirements; modifying tank fee submission deadline; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 115.44, subdivision 7; 115.551; 115.741, by adding a subdivision; 116.07, subdivision 2; 116.99, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2277: A bill for an act relating to safe at home program; regulating participant data and real property records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 5B.05; 13.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 386.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2278: 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 Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2279: A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; extending the local sales and use taxes in the cities of Baxter and Brainerd; amending Laws 2006, chapter 259, article 3, sections 10, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 11, subdivisions 3, 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2280: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the city of Baxter's Isle Drive extension and County State-Aid Highway 48 intersection improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2281: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to Pequot Lakes to replace its spray irrigation field equipment at the wastewater treatment facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dahle, Hoffman and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2282: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school district review and comment requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.71, subdivisions 8, 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.71, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2283: A bill for an act relating to human services; making culturally specific substance use disorder programs eligible for higher chemical dependency treatment payment rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 254B.01, by adding a subdivision; 254B.05, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Metzen, Rosen, Lourey and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2284: A bill for an act relating to health; setting requirements for the designation of specialty drugs and the filling of specialty drug prescriptions; allowing retail community pharmacies to fill mail-order prescriptions; placing limits on the use of maximum allowable cost pricing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2285: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying laws governing certain executive branch advisory groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 136A.031, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.94.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2286: 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 Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2287: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; changing the authority of the Compensation Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 15A.082, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 15A.082, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Sieben and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2288: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for submission of voter registration and absentee ballot applications online; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 201.061, subdivision 1; 201.071, subdivisions 1, 3; 203B.17; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 203B.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2289: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying laws governing certain executive branch advisory groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 92.35; 103F.518, subdivision 1; 115.55, subdivision 12; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.964; 103F.518, subdivision 11; 116C.711; 216C.265, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Carlson, Tomassoni and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2290: A bill for an act relating to transportation; railroads; establishing standards for railroad yard lighting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 219.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Hawj and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2291: A bill for an act relating to civil marriage; allowing legislators to solemnize civil marriage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 517.04.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Koenen, Hoffman, Eken and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2292: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the appropriation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 477A.013, subdivision 8; 477A.03, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Koenen, Dibble and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2293: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a credit for volunteer first responders; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2294: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying the definition of noncampaign disbursement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 10A.01, subdivision 26.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Kent, Housley, Wiger and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2295: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for trunk water main construction in Lake Elmo; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Osmek, Rest and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2296: A bill for an act relating to energy; regulating siting of certain transmission lines; amending Laws 2013, chapter 57, section 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Sparks, Koenen and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2297: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and franchise; establishing a greater Minnesota angel investment credit; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Chamberlain, Benson, Housley, Scalze and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2298: A bill for an act relating to water; requiring groundwater management area advisory teams and approval of groundwater management area plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 103G.287, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2299: A bill for an act relating to education; implementing recommendations of the 2014 Special Education Case Load and Rule Alignment Task Force; authorizing the commissioner of education to use expedited rulemaking to implement the rule recommendations of the task force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 121A.582, subdivision 1; 125A.08; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 125A.0942, subdivision 2; 626.556, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Chamberlain and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2300: A bill for an act relating to data practices; clarifying enforceability of contracts that fail to include certain data practices terms; requiring submission to an agency or municipality of certain documents maintained by a contractor upon request; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.05, subdivision 11; 16C.05, subdivision 2; 471.345, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Chamberlain, Clausen, Kent and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2301: A bill for an act relating to education; amending local literacy plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.12, subdivision 4a.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2302: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring soil and water conservation district supervisors to be elected by supervisor districts in the seven-county metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 103C.311, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2303: A bill for an act relating to public administration; prohibiting certain employees in the governor's office from serving as chair of the Destination Medical Center Corporation; clarifying duties and conflict of interest standards for board members of the Destination Medical Center Corporation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 469.41, subdivisions 5, 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2304: A bill for an act relating to agriculture finance; appropriating money for the Forever Green Agriculture Initiative at the University of Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2305: A bill for an act relating to education; reducing paperwork burdens by creating a unified online system for collecting and reporting required special education due process data and thereby increasing opportunities for special education educators to focus on teaching students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 125A.08; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 5, section 31, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Johnson and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2306: A bill for an act relating to human rights; making changes to scope of application for certificate of compliance; clarifying requirements for bids and proposals from certain businesses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.144; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 363A.36, subdivision 1; 363A.37, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Clausen, Wiger, Metzen, Carlson and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2307: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Zoo; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2308: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying coverage in the correctional employee retirement plan for certain state employees employed by the state-operated forensic services program; allowing certain employees of the Minnesota Specialty Health System-Cambridge to remain in the correctional employee retirement plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 352.90; 352.91, subdivisions 1, 2, 3c, 3d, 3e, 3f, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Clausen, Eken, Brown, Carlson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2309: A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to the local public health system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 145A.02, subdivisions 5, 15, by adding subdivisions; 145A.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 145A.04, as amended; 145A.05, subdivision 2; 145A.06, subdivisions 2, 5, 6, by adding subdivisions; 145A.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 145A.08; 145A.11, subdivision 2; 145A.131; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 145A.06, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 145A.02, subdivision 2; 145A.03, subdivisions 3, 6; 145A.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 145A.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5a, 7, 9, 10; 145A.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.