State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 12, 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 Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2546: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying and clarifying predatory offender registration requirements; clarifying sentence for crime of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.344, subdivisions 1, 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 243.166, subdivisions 1b, 3a, 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Latz and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2547: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying requirements for human services background studies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245C.03, by adding a subdivision; 245C.05, subdivisions 1, 2c, 5; 245C.32, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 245C.08, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245C.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sheran, Lourey and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2548: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing civil commitment of persons with sexual psychopathic personalities and sexually dangerous persons; establishing a Sex Offender Civil Commitment Screening Unit; implementing the statewide sex offender civil commitment judicial panel; establishing a Sex Offender Civil Commitment Defense Office; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 253B.18, subdivision 4b; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 244.05, subdivision 7; 253B.18, subdivision 4c; 253D.07, subdivision 1; 253D.08; 253D.09; 253D.11; 253D.12, subdivision 2; 253D.14, subdivision 3; 253D.20; 253D.23; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 253D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 253D.27; 253D.28.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Torres Ray, Franzen, Pratt, Kent and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2549: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying postsecondary enrollment options dissemination of information requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.09, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2550: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the exemption for local governments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2551: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2552: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Shooting Star State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2553: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing an exception in the DWI vehicle forfeiture law for offenders who participate in the ignition interlock program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 169A.63, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2554: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying the scope of the ignition interlock device program relating to criminal vehicular operation; amending Laws 2013, chapter 117, article 3, sections 9; 15; 16; 17; 18.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2555: A bill for an act relating to real property; prohibiting certain restrictions on the use of residential solar energy systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 515.07; 515B.2-103; 515B.3-102; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 500.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2556: A bill for an act relating to building codes; regulating building permit fees for certain solar energy system installations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2557: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater treatment facility necessary improvements for the Clear Lake/Clearwater Sewer Authority; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiklund, Marty, Nienow and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2558: A bill for an act relating to housing finance; changing nonprofit eligibility for funding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 462A.03, by adding a subdivision; 462A.209, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 462A.29.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2559: A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating part-time peace officer licensure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 626.8468, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 626.8462; 626.8464; 626.8465, subdivision 3; 626.8468, subdivision 2; Minnesota Rules, part 6700.1101, subparts 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2560: A bill for an act relating to water policy; establishing the position of state hydrologist; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2561: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to the Minnesota Humanities Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2562: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing for nutrition policy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.111, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.111, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 7, section 21, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Tomassoni, Hawj and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2563: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying definitions; modifying time period for appeal deadlines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268.085, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2564: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for historic sites and historic preservation, including the Oliver H. Kelley Farm Historic Site; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2565: A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing the Saint Louis County Board to change a certain Board of Commissioners 2014 election term to two years.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2566: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing for issuance of liquor licenses at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.404, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 2567: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding school district eligibility for location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiklund and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2568: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing resident pupils temporarily placed in a care and treatment center to continue to participate in district extracurricular activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.49, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2569: A bill for an act relating to housing; repealing obsolete, redundant, and unnecessary laws and rules under the direction of the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency; making conforming changes; changing a State Register notice requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 462A.225; 469.0171; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 462A.203; 462A.205; 462A.206, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 462A.2092; 462A.21, subdivisions 15, 21, 24, 25, 28; 462C.04, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 4900.0351; 4900.0352; 4900.0353; 4900.0354; 4900.0355; 4900.0356; 4900.0601; 4900.0602; 4900.0603; 4900.0604; 4900.0605; 4900.1800; 4900.1801; 4900.1802; 4900.1803; 4900.1804; 4900.1805; 4900.1806; 4900.1807; 4900.1808; 4900.1900; 4900.1905; 4900.1910; 4900.1915; 4900.3370; 4900.3371; 4900.3372; 4900.3373; 4900.3374; 4900.3375; 4900.3376; 4900.3377; 4900.3378; 4900.3379; 4900.3380; 4900.3400; 4900.3402; 4900.3403; 4900.3404; 4900.3410; 4900.3411; 4900.3412; 4900.3413; 4900.3414; 4900.3420; 4900.3421; 4900.3422; 4900.3423; 4900.3424.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Carlson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2570: A bill for an act relating to transportation; railroads; amending regulation of motor carriers of railroad employees; imposing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169.781, subdivision 2; 221.0255.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 2571: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing technical amendments to criminal vehicular homicide or operation statute; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.21, subdivisions 1, 1a, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2572: A bill for an act relating to liquor; repealing obsolete provision relating to citation of the Liquor Act; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 340A.901.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2573: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule for TIF District 2-5 in the city of Eagan.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Brown, Benson, Kiffmeyer, Rosen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2574: A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting services provided by providers licensed under Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245D, from the family deductible under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0631, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 256B.0631, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Eken, Sheran, Ruud, Hoffman and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2575: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying a proposed constitutional amendment to stop lawmakers from raising their own pay; amending Laws 2013, chapter 124, section 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Goodwin, Scalze, Limmer and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2576: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring any Web site established for elections or voting purposes be accessible to persons with disabilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 200.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2577: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an expansion of existing solid waste and recyclable material facilities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2578: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the threshold criteria for the allocation of low-income housing tax credits for the Dakota County Community Development Agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 383D.41, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Sheran and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2579: A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; authorizing local authorities to regulate traffic at intersections using traffic safety cameras; requiring signage; establishing criminal penalties and fines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 169.011, by adding a subdivision; 169.04; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Nienow and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2580: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing adult basic education aid for community-based program providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.531, subdivisions 2, 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.531, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Eaton, Franzen and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2581: A bill for an act relating to local government; broadening the application of city special service districts to include residential and mixed uses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 428A.08; 428A.09, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 428A.02, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 428A.01, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2582: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to identify, seek to recover, and report on certain administrative costs for transferred human services programs; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jensen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2583: A bill for an act relating to insurance; health plan contracts and stop loss coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 60A.235, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Nienow and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2584: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring community notification prior to licensing residential or nonresidential programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2585: A bill for an act relating to judiciary; requiring judicial training on needs of child witnesses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 480.30, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2586: A bill for an act relating to witness testimony; providing for manner of child testimony; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 595.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2587: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Dahms, Koenen, Schmit and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2588: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; adding two new members to the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116V.01, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Housley and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2589: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing high school students with disabilities to transfer between schools without affecting their eligibility for varsity competition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 128C.02, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Housley and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 2590: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a deduction for military compensation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2591: A bill for an act relating to utilities; requiring that cost of service be the primary factor in determining revenue allocations between electric utility customer classes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.16, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2592: A bill for an act relating to corrections; eliminating the requirement of contiguous counties from qualifications for a grant for the delivery of correctional services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 401.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2593: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing community destination sign program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 173.02, subdivision 16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Rest; Pederson, J. ; Schmit and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2594: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; increasing the time permitted to expend increments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 469.1763, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 469.1763, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2595: A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing a fee schedule for automated property system transactions; authorizing state auditor to examine fee schedule; delaying effective dates for automated property system; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 325E.21, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 168A.1501, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 325E.21, subdivisions 1a, 1c, 4; Laws 2013, chapter 126, sections 5; 10; 11.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2596: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Blufflands State Trail system; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2597: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for English learners with interrupted formal education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.59, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2598: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the small business development center program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2599: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reducing the class rate for the disparity reduction credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 273.1398, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2600: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the incentives available in and the funding for border city enterprise and development zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 469.171, subdivision 6; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 469.169, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Cohen, Tomassoni, Miller, Lourey and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2601: A bill for an act relating to disaster relief; creating a disaster assistance contingency account; requiring transfer of unused disaster relief appropriations to the disaster assistance contingency account; establishing a disaster relief cost-share relationship between the state, local governments, and American Indian tribes and bands; authorizing state public disaster assistance in the absence of federal public disaster assistance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 12.03, by adding subdivisions; 12.221, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 12A.02, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 12A.03, subdivision 3; 12A.15, subdivision 1; 16A.28, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2602: A bill for an act relating to health; amending the responsibility of collection and reporting of prehospital care data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 144E.31, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 144E.123.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2603: 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.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2604: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing home-brewed products to be shown at public events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 297G.07, subdivision 1; 340A.301, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2605: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; authorizing the sale of state bonds; modifying programs; modifying prior appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 16A.641, by adding a subdivision; 16A.642, subdivisions 1, 2; 115A.0716, subdivision 1; 462A.37, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 11, subdivision 4; Laws 2010, chapter 189, section 15, subdivision 5; Laws 2012, chapter 293, section 19, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2606: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying muskellunge minimum size limit; requiring rulemaking.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2607: A bill for an act relating to human services; updating and clarifying language governing consent to marriage for developmentally disabled persons under state guardianship; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 246.01; 252A.111, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 517.08, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 517.03, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2608: A bill for an act relating to local government; repealing the authorization for the creation of the Grand Rapids Central School Commission; repealing Laws 1986, chapter 347, sections 1; 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2609: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing four-year terms for Grand Rapids Public Utilities Commission; amending Laws 1999, chapter 195, section 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Jensen, Reinert, Sparks and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2610: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting noncovered discounts for vision care provided by health and vision plans; adding optometrists to a definition of health care provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 62Q.74, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Torres Ray, Wiger, Dahle and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2611: A bill for an act relating to education; recognizing the native and English language development and academic needs of English learners, from young children to adults; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119A.50, subdivision 3; 120B.12; 122A.06, subdivision 4; 122A.14, subdivisions 2, 3; 122A.18, subdivisions 2a, 4; 122A.19; 122A.413, subdivision 2; 122A.414, subdivision 2; 122A.60, subdivisions 1a, 2, 3; 122A.68, subdivision 3; 122A.74; 123A.06, subdivision 2; 123B.04, subdivision 4; 123B.147, subdivision 3; 124D.13, subdivision 2; 124D.15, subdivision 3; 124D.49, subdivision 3; 124D.52, as amended; 124D.522; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.895; 124D.8955; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.11; 120B.115; 120B.125; 120B.35, subdivision 3; 120B.36, subdivision 1; 122A.09, subdivision 4; 122A.18, subdivision 2; 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 127A.70, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.19, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2612: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying the definition of paddlewheel games; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 349.12, subdivisions 28a, 28b, 29; 349.211, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2613: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modernizing provisions relating to traffic regulations and motor vehicles; eliminating certain reporting requirements; clarifying distribution of motor vehicle sales tax revenues; eliminating antiquated, unnecessary, and obsolete provisions; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.056; 168.10, subdivision 1b; 169.685, subdivision 7; 169.751; 297B.09, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.0422; 168.055; 168A.20, subdivision 1a; 169.11; 169.36; 169.39; 169.725; 169.743; 169.754; 169.78; 169.7961; 169.983; 169A.60, subdivision 18; 171.28; 299D.02; 299D.04; 299D.05; 609B.202; Minnesota Rules, part 7409.4700, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dibble and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2614: A bill for an act relating to transportation; removing length limit of certain connector highways; allowing one-week bid advertisement period for certain trunk highway contracts; clarifying state responsibility for certain bond payments for cities with population decline to under 5,000; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 161.261, subdivisions 1, 2; 161.32, subdivision 4; 162.18, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dibble, Marty, Pratt and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2615: A bill for an act relating to energy; conservation; amending the amount the Department of Commerce may assess utilities; allocating incremental revenue to develop and maintain a statewide uniform energy conservation reporting system for utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.241, subdivision 1d.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dibble and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2616: A bill for an act relating to transportation; eliminating certain reporting requirements; eliminating or modernizing antiquated, unnecessary, redundant, and obsolete provisions; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 12A.16, subdivision 5; 16A.633, subdivision 4; 16B.335, subdivision 1; 16B.51, subdivision 1; 161.082, subdivision 2a; 161.20, subdivision 2; 161.3410, subdivision 1; 161.3412, subdivision 2; 161.3414, subdivision 1; 161.3418, subdivision 2; 161.36, subdivision 7; 162.06, subdivision 3; 162.12, subdivision 3; 162.13, subdivision 1; 165.09, subdivision 3; 169.86, subdivision 5; 173.02, subdivisions 6, 16; 173.13, subdivision 4; 174.02, subdivisions 6, 8; 174.06, subdivision 7; 174.30, subdivision 9; 174.40, subdivision 8; 174.66; 221.022; 221.0252, subdivision 7; 221.026, subdivision 2; 221.031, subdivision 1; 221.036, subdivisions 1, 3; 302A.021, subdivision 10; 322B.02; 336.9-201; 360.015, subdivision 2; 360.511, subdivision 4; 360.55, subdivision 4; 360.59, subdivision 7; Laws 2013, chapter 117, article 1, section 3, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 160.27, subdivision 3; 160.283, subdivision 1; 161.05; 161.06; 161.07; 161.08, subdivision 1; 161.082, subdivision 3; 161.1231, subdivisions 3, 9; 161.13; 161.161; 161.201; 161.22; 161.31, subdivision 2; 161.3205; 161.3428; 161.51; 162.02, subdivision 2; 162.06, subdivision 6; 162.065; 162.08, subdivision 3; 162.09, subdivision 3; 162.12, subdivision 5; 162.125; 163.07, subdivision 3; 164.041; 164.05; 165.09, subdivision 5; 165.11; 165.13; 169.16; 169.835; 169.867; 173.0845; 173.085; 174.02, subdivision 7; 174.05; 174.06, subdivision 8; 174.19; 174.256, subdivision 5; 174.50, subdivisions 6a, 6b; 174.93, subdivision 2; 181.28; 181.29; 181.30; 218.021; 218.031, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 218.041, subdivisions 1, 2, 7; 219.55; 219.562, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3, 4; 219.565; 219.566; 221.123; 221.151, subdivision 1; 221.241; 221.251; 221.295; 222.04; 222.06; 222.07; 222.08; 222.09; 222.10; 222.11; 222.12; 222.13; 222.141; 222.15; 222.16; 222.17; 222.18; 222.19; 222.20; 222.21; 222.22; 222.23; 222.24; 222.25; 222.28; 222.31; 222.32; 222.35; 360.013, subdivision 59; 360.015, subdivisions 11a, 17, 19; 360.55, subdivision 7; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 174.03, subdivision 1d.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2617: A bill for an act relating to economic development; repealing obsolete, redundant, and unnecessary laws administered by the Department of Employment and Economic Development; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 15.991, subdivision 1; 116C.34, subdivision 3; 116D.04, subdivision 2a; 116L.02; 116L.05, subdivision 5; 116L.20, subdivision 2; 256J.49, subdivision 4; 256J.51, subdivision 2; 268.105, subdivision 7; 268.186; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 116C.22; 116C.23; 116C.24; 116C.25; 116C.26; 116C.261; 116C.27; 116C.28; 116C.29; 116C.30; 116C.31; 116C.32; 116C.33; 116J.037; 116J.422; 116J.578; 116J.658; 116J.68, subdivision 5; 116J.74, subdivision 7a; 116J.874, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 116J.885; 116J.987; 116J.988; 116J.989; 116J.990, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 116L.06; 116L.10; 116L.11; 116L.12, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6; 116L.13; 116L.14; 116L.146; 116L.15; 116L.361, subdivision 2; 116L.363; 116L.871; 116L.872; 469.109; 469.124; 469.35; 469.351; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 116J.6581; 116J.70, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2618: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; removing obsolete, redundant, and unnecessary laws administered by the Department of Agriculture; transferring the enforcement of warehouse law from the Department of Agriculture to the Department of Commerce; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 17.03, subdivision 1; 17.101, subdivision 5; 28A.05; 28A.08, subdivision 3; 32.645, subdivision 1; 231.01, subdivisions 2, 5; 231.18, subdivision 3; 609B.105; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 28A.0752, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 17.03, subdivision 2; 17.038; 17.045; 17.1161; 17.138; 17.14, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 17.15; 17.16; 17.17; 17.18; 17.181; 17.19; 17.42; 17.43; 17.44; 17.452, subdivisions 1, 2; 18.011; 18.62; 18.63; 18.64; 18.65; 18.66; 18.67; 18.68; 18.69; 18.70; 18.71; 30.003; 30.01, subdivisions 1, 6; 30.099; 30.10; 30.102; 30.103; 30.104; 30.15; 30.151; 30.152; 30.16; 30.161; 30.17; 30.19; 30.20; 30.201; 30.55; 30.56; 30.57; 30.58; 30.59; 32.104; 32.411, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 32.417; 32.57; 32.59.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Franzen and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2619: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Healthy Eating, Here at Home program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256E.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2620: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending and repealing outdated and redundant statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.823; 15.0591, subdivision 2; 299C.05; 299C.111; 403.025, subdivision 7; 403.05, subdivision 1; 403.08, subdivision 10; 518B.01, subdivision 21; 611A.0311, subdivision 2; 611A.37, subdivision 5; 611A.76; 629.342, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 13.82, subdivision 5; 403.11, subdivision 1; 611A.02, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 237.83, subdivision 4; 299A.63; 299C.01, subdivision 1; 299C.04; 299C.145, subdivision 4; 299C.19; 299C.20; 299C.215; 299C.30; 299C.31; 299C.32; 299C.33; 299C.34; 299C.49; 299F.01, subdivision 1; 299F.04, subdivision 3a; 299F.37; 403.02, subdivision 15; 611A.02, subdivision 1; 611A.0311, subdivision 3; 611A.21; 611A.22; 611A.221; 611A.41; 611A.43; 611A.78.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2621: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating certain lenders, loans, lending practices, health insurance benefits, and property and casualty cancellations and nonrenewals; establishing a communications fraud act and prescribing criminal and civil penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 47.60, subdivision 2; 47.601, subdivision 2; 53.05; 53C.01, subdivisions 8, 12; 53C.02; 53C.08, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 72A.20, by adding a subdivision; 332.32; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 53C; 609.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Carlson and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2622: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring a special electric tariff for charging electric vehicles; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2623: A bill for an act relating to building codes; prohibiting spans or weight loads containing engineered lightweight wood components; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 299F.01, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Kent, Pratt and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2624: A bill for an act relating to commerce; transferring certain accident report fees to the insurance fraud prevention account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 169.09, subdivision 13; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 45.0135, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Kent and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2625: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending requirements governing Minnesota Department of Transportation expenditures on transportation alternatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 174.42, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent, Pratt and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2626: A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying standards related to bulk transfer of certain driver's license and motor vehicle registration data; requiring a study; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 168.346, subdivision 1; 171.12, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Pappas and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2627: A bill for an act relating to assisted reproduction; modifying certain provisions related to determinations of paternity and maternity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 257.54; 257.541, subdivision 1; 257.55, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Benson and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2628: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring a report of the number of uninsured enrolling through MNsure.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Kiffmeyer and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2629: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; removing the rulemaking exemption for MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 62V.03, subdivision 2; 62V.05, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2630: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; modifying the participation requirements for health carriers and health plans for MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 62V.05, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Brown, Kiffmeyer and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2631: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring background studies for MNsure navigators and in-person assisters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 62V.05, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Bonoff, Tomassoni and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2632: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a Sustainable Mining Institute at the University of Minnesota, Duluth; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Bonoff and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2633: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; modifying program accountability requirements for economic development programs; requiring measurement standards for workforce program outcomes; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 116J.997; 116L.98.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Benson and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2634: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; stipulating that no other money shall be collected from health carriers for the operation of MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 62V.05, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Housley and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2635: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; removing the exemption for MNsure from Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16E; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 62V.03, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Thompson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2636: A bill for an act relating to collective bargaining; repealing the authorization for collective bargaining among family child care providers; repealing Laws 2013, chapter 128, article 1, sections 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.