State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 19, 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 Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2753: A bill for an act relating to the operation of state government; making changes to provisions relating to the Department of Health, Northstar Care for Children program, continuing care, community first services and supports, health care, and chemical dependency; modifying the hospital payment system; modifying provisions governing background studies and home and community-based services standards; setting fees; providing rate increases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.46, subdivision 4; 245C.03, by adding a subdivision; 245C.04, by adding a subdivision; 245C.05, subdivision 5; 245C.10, by adding a subdivision; 245C.33, subdivisions 1, 4; 252.451, subdivision 2; 254B.12; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.9685, subdivisions 1, 1a; 256.9686, subdivision 2; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 2c, 3a, 3b, 6a, 9, 10, 14, 17, 30, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0625, subdivision 30; 256B.199; 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; 256I.05, subdivision 2; 257.85, subdivision 11; 260C.212, subdivision 1; 260C.515, subdivision 4; 260C.611; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245.8251; 245A.042, subdivision 3; 245C.08, subdivision 1; 245D.02, subdivisions 3, 4b, 8b, 11, 15b, 29, 34, 34a, by adding a subdivision; 245D.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 4, 5; 245D.051; 245D.06, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 8; 245D.071, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 245D.081, subdivision 2; 245D.09, subdivisions 3, 4a; 245D.091, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 245D.10, subdivision 3; 245D.11, subdivision 2; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.055, subdivision 1; 256B.439, subdivisions 1, 7; 256B.4912, subdivision 1; 256B.85, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, by adding subdivisions; 256N.02, by adding a subdivision; 256N.21, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256N.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 6; 256N.23, subdivisions 1, 4; 256N.24, subdivisions 9, 10; 256N.25, subdivisions 2, 3; 256N.26, subdivision 1; 256N.27, subdivision 4; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 7, section 49; article 14, section 2, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.825, subdivisions 1, 1b; 256.969, subdivisions 8b, 9a, 9b, 11, 13, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28; 256.9695, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245D.02, subdivisions 2b, 2c, 3b, 5a, 8a, 15a, 15b, 23b, 28, 29, 34a; 245D.06, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8; 245D.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 256N.26, subdivision 7; Minnesota Rules, parts 9525.2700; 9525.2810.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2754: A bill for an act relating to the operation of state government; making changes to provisions relating to the Department of Health, Northstar Care for Children program, continuing care, community first services and supports, health care, and chemical dependency; modifying the hospital payment system; modifying provisions governing background studies and home and community-based services standards; setting fees; providing rate increases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.46, subdivision 4; 245C.03, by adding a subdivision; 245C.04, by adding a subdivision; 245C.05, subdivision 5; 245C.10, by adding a subdivision; 245C.33, subdivisions 1, 4; 252.451, subdivision 2; 254B.12; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.9685, subdivisions 1, 1a; 256.9686, subdivision 2; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 2c, 3a, 3b, 6a, 9, 10, 14, 17, 30, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0625, subdivision 30; 256B.199; 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; 256I.05, subdivision 2; 257.85, subdivision 11; 260C.212, subdivision 1; 260C.515, subdivision 4; 260C.611; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245.8251; 245A.042, subdivision 3; 245C.08, subdivision 1; 245D.02, subdivisions 3, 4b, 8b, 11, 15b, 29, 34, 34a, by adding a subdivision; 245D.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 4, 5; 245D.051; 245D.06, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 8; 245D.071, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 245D.081, subdivision 2; 245D.09, subdivisions 3, 4a; 245D.091, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 245D.10, subdivision 3; 245D.11, subdivision 2; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.055, subdivision 1; 256B.439, subdivisions 1, 7; 256B.4912, subdivision 1; 256B.85, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, by adding subdivisions; 256N.02, by adding a subdivision; 256N.21, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256N.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 6; 256N.23, subdivisions 1, 4; 256N.24, subdivisions 9, 10; 256N.25, subdivisions 2, 3; 256N.26, subdivision 1; 256N.27, subdivision 4; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 7, section 49; article 14, section 2, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.825, subdivisions 1, 1b; 256.969, subdivisions 8b, 9a, 9b, 11, 13, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28; 256.9695, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245D.02, subdivisions 2b, 2c, 3b, 5a, 8a, 15a, 15b, 23b, 28, 29, 34a; 245D.06, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8; 245D.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 256N.26, subdivision 7; Minnesota Rules, parts 9525.2700; 9525.2810.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2755: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying special education caseload provisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2756: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the state forecast include the rate of inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16A.103, subdivisions 1a, 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Gazelka, Eken, Koenen and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2757: A bill for an act relating to taxation; petroleum; dedicating revenues from the excise taxes on gasoline used as substitute for aviation gasoline to the state airports fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 296A.09, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 296A.18, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2758: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; requiring the commissioner of public safety to appoint railroad peace officers; providing for licensing and compensation of railroad peace officers; addressing civil liability issues; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 626.05, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 626.84, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 219.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2759: A bill for an act relating to investment of public funds; authorizing investment in certain negotiated certificates of deposit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 118A.04, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2760: A bill for an act relating to state lottery; restricting delivery methods; modifying restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 349A.13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2761: A bill for an act relating to the city of Waite Park; authorizing a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Benson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2762: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; removing the exemption from Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16B and 16C, for MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 62V.03, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2763: A bill for an act relating to transportation; mass transit; modifying the Metropolitan Council's prohibited activities with respect to the Dan Patch commuter rail line; prohibiting certain regional rail authorities from spending money to study or plan the Dan Patch commuter rail line; amending Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 85.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2764: A bill for an act relating to clean water; abolishing the privatization of water or wastewater treatment law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 116.18, subdivision 3b; 469.153, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.202, subdivision 10; 115.58, subdivision 2; 272.02, subdivision 63; 471A.01; 471A.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16; 471A.03; 471A.05; 471A.06; 471A.08; 471A.09; 471A.10; 471A.11; 471A.12.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2765: A bill for an act relating to taxation; renter property tax refunds; increasing the amount paid for refunds based on rent paid in 2013 only; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2766: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2767: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending allowance of the small business investment credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 116J.8737, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Nelson and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2768: A bill for an act relating to cultural heritage; appropriating money to the Minnesota Veterans and Emergency Services Museum.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 2769: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure for Wadena; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Weber, Koenen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2770: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and sewer line replacement in the city of Currie; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2771: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to develop a plan for timely degree completion for certain transfer students.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2772: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money to the commissioner of health to provide subsidies to federally qualified health centers.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2773: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing a provision for state procurement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 16C.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Scalze, Metzen, Housley, Wiger and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2774: A bill for an act relating to transportation; sales and use tax; amending allocation requirements for the metropolitan area transportation sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297A.992, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 2775: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for a health impact assessment; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2776: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; motor vehicles; allowing an exemption for purchases by a municipal airport; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 297B.03; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2777: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for study of Lake Emily dam.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2778: A bill for an act relating to veterans preference; providing that cost of hearing be paid by the state, political subdivision, municipality, or public agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 197.481, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Torres Ray, Hoffman, Johnson and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2779: A bill for an act relating to real property; establishing mortgage foreclosure mediation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 357.18, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 581.03; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 580.02; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 584.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Reinert, Hayden and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 2780: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a single administrator to administer the provision of dental services to medical assistance and MinnesotaCare enrollees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2781: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying the greater Minnesota business expansion sales tax exemption; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 116J.8738, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 297A.68, subdivision 44.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2782: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying certain contribution limits; requiring certain reports to be made available online; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 211A.02, by adding a subdivision; 211A.12.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Petersen, B. and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2783: A bill for an act relating to public safety; adjusting criminal sentences for certain controlled substance offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 152.01, subdivision 16a; 152.021, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.022, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.023, subdivisions 1, 2; 244.09, subdivisions 2, 3, 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Brown, Lourey, Ruud and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2784: A bill for an act relating to tourism; transferring money for a grant to the Mille Lacs Tourism Council.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2785: A bill for an act relating to state government; making supplemental appropriations for higher education, economic development, transportation, public safety, corrections, state government, health and human services, and early childhood, kindergarten through grade 12, and adult education; modifying certain statutory provisions and laws; providing for certain programs; regulating the carrying of pistols in the capitol area; making forecast adjustments; setting and modifying fees; providing for rate increases; regulating certain accounts; providing for conformity with federal law; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.46, subdivision 4; 122A.415, subdivision 1; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 124D.09, subdivision 13; 124D.111, by adding a subdivision; 124D.522; 124D.531, subdivision 3; 125A.76, subdivision 2; 126C.10, subdivisions 25, 26; 165.15, subdivision 2; 171.02, subdivision 3; 171.06, subdivision 2; 174.02, by adding a subdivision; 245C.03, by adding a subdivision; 245C.04, by adding a subdivision; 245C.05, subdivision 5; 245C.10, by adding a subdivision; 245C.33, subdivisions 1, 4; 252.451, subdivision 2; 254B.12; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.9685, subdivisions 1, 1a; 256.9686, subdivision 2; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 2c, 3a, 3b, 6a, 9, 10, 14, 17, 30, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0625, subdivision 30; 256B.199; 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; 256I.05, subdivision 2; 257.85, subdivision 11; 260C.212, subdivision 1; 260C.515, subdivision 4; 260C.611; 268.057, subdivision 5; 268.18, subdivision 2b; 473.39, by adding a subdivision; 609.66, subdivision 1g; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 124D.11, subdivision 1; 124D.111, subdivision 1; 124D.531, subdivision 1; 124D.862, subdivisions 1, 2; 125A.11, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2c; 125A.79, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 126C.05, subdivision 15; 126C.10, subdivisions 2a, 24, 31; 126C.17, subdivisions 6, 7b, 9, 9a; 126C.44; 127A.47, subdivision 7; 174.12, subdivision 2; 245.8251; 245A.042, subdivision 3; 245C.08, subdivision 1; 245D.02, subdivisions 3, 4b, 8b, 11, 15b, 29, 34, 34a, by adding a subdivision; 245D.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 4, 5; 245D.051; 245D.06, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 8; 245D.071, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 245D.081, subdivision 2; 245D.09, subdivisions 3, 4a; 245D.091, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 245D.10, subdivision 3; 245D.11, subdivision 2; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.055, subdivision 1; 256B.439, subdivisions 1, 7; 256B.4912, subdivision 1; 256B.85, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, by adding subdivisions; 256N.02, by adding a subdivision; 256N.21, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256N.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 6; 256N.23, subdivisions 1, 4; 256N.24, subdivisions 9, 10; 256N.25, subdivisions 2, 3; 256N.26, subdivision 1; 256N.27, subdivision 4; Laws 2009, chapter 83, article 1, section 10, subdivision 7; 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 1, section 6, as amended; Laws 2013, chapter 85, article 1, section 3, subdivision 2; Laws 2013, chapter 99, article 1, section 4, subdivision 3; article 3, section 3; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 7, section 49; article 14, sections 2, subdivisions 5, 6; 3, subdivisions 1, 4; 12; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11; article 3, section 37, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 20; article 4, section 9, subdivision 2; article 5, section 31, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; article 6, section 12, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6; article 7, section 21, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9; article 8, section 5, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 10, 11, 14; article 9, section 2; Laws 2013, chapter 117, article 1, sections 3, subdivisions 2, 3, 6; 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144A; 171; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 245.825, subdivisions 1, 1b; 256.969, subdivisions 8b, 9a, 9b, 11, 13, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28; 256.9695, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245D.02, subdivisions 2b, 2c, 3b, 5a, 8a, 15a, 15b, 23b, 28, 29, 34a; 245D.06, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8; 245D.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 256N.26, subdivision 7; Minnesota Rules, parts 4830.7500, subpart 2a; 9525.2700; 9525.2810.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2786: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying regulation of off-highway vehicles; providing for donations to fund trails; modifying information on driver's license and identification card; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 84.773, by adding a subdivision; 84.788, by adding a subdivision; 84.791, subdivision 4; 84.794, subdivision 1; 84.798, by adding a subdivision; 84.803, subdivision 1; 84.82, by adding a subdivision; 84.83, subdivision 2; 84.922, by adding a subdivision; 84.925, subdivision 3; 85.41, by adding a subdivision; 85.43; 85.46, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 171.07, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 84.9256, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2787: A bill for an act relating to employment; vocational rehabilitation; modifying requirements for affirmative business enterprises; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 268A.01, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2788: A bill for an act relating to education; removing redundant, obsolete, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 120A.22, subdivision 2; 120A.32; 121A.36; 122A.09, subdivision 7; 124D.141, subdivisions 2, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119A.04, subdivision 3; 119A.08; 120A.30; 120B.19; 120B.24; 121A.17, subdivision 9; 122A.52; 122A.53.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 2789: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring government entities to obtain search warrants before obtaining certain types of personal identifying information on an individual; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 626A.28, subdivisions 1, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 626A.28, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2790: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing an advanced placement computer science course to fulfill a mathematics or science credit requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 120B.024, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2791: A bill for an act relating to health; education; providing for parent and caregiver educational information regarding eating disorders; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Wiger and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2792: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring student-to-school counselor ratio at national average; creating a task force on racial diversity of teachers and guidance counselors; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2793: A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying an existing microenergy loan program to include certain community energy projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 216C.145; 216C.146, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2794: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; providing use for certain workforce housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 462A.33, subdivision 3; 469.174, subdivision 12; 469.175, subdivision 3; 469.1761, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 469.176, subdivision 4c.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Jensen, Carlson, Kent, Dibble and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2795: A bill for an act relating to transportation; railroads; providing for railroad, truck, and grade crossing safety pertaining to the transport of oil and other hazardous materials; specifying powers and duties; establishing a grant program; requiring a study and report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 219.015, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Jensen, Dibble, Kent and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2796: A bill for an act relating to transportation; public safety; providing for railroad and pipeline safety and emergency response preparedness for oil and other hazardous materials; specifying powers and duties; establishing a grant program; appropriating money; requiring legislative report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 115E.08, by adding a subdivision; 299F.012; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299F.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen, Carlson, Kent, Dibble and Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2797: A bill for an act relating to transportation; public safety; environment; providing for railroad and pipeline hazardous materials safety and emergency response preparedness; establishing requirements related to preparedness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 115E.01, by adding subdivisions; 115E.08, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115E.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Miller and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2798: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; requiring update of a study; requiring the commissioner of revenue to initiate negotiations for a reciprocity agreement; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 7, article 1, sections 9; 11; 12.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Eken and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2799: A bill for an act relating to human services; health; economic development; providing for long-term care workforce needs; requiring studies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 144.1501, subdivision 3; 256B.431, subdivision 36; 256B.441, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 256B.441, subdivisions 13, 53.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2800: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing certain vehicle use by hunters in state forests in August; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 84.926, subdivisions 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2801: 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. 2802: A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for a study of plastic microbeads in surface waters.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2803: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; changing the classification procedure for property that is part homestead and part commercial-industrial; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 273.124, subdivision 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2804: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying senior nutrition programs; appropriating money for congregate dining; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256.9752, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Carlson, Scalze and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2805: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for settlement of certain claims; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hoffman, Schmit, Hawj and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2806: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying terminology; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 97C.417.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2807: A bill for an act relating to veterans; modifying disabled veteran's credit and definition of disabled veteran for purposes of the veteran's preference; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 197.455, subdivisions 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Chamberlain, Gazelka, Hann, Thompson and Kiffmeyer introduced--
S.F. No. 2808: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; repealing authority to build a new legislative office building; appropriating money remaining from the project to the capitol renovation project; amending Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 12, section 21.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Benson, Brown, Dahms, Limmer and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2809: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; repealing authority to build a new legislative office building; appropriating money remaining from the project to the Capitol renovation project; amending Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 12, section 21.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2810: A bill for an act relating to education; addressing access to student data; clarifying disclosure requirements affecting personally identifiable information about a student; allowing Minnesota to withdraw from an agreement affecting its autonomy over state academic standards; managing personally identifiable information in electronic student education records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 13.32, subdivision 5; 120B.021, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 127A.70, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2811: A bill for an act relating to education; removing redundant, obsolete, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 120A.22, subdivision 2; 120A.32; 121A.36; 122A.09, subdivision 7; 124D.141, subdivisions 2, 3; 127A.41, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119A.04, subdivision 3; 119A.08; 120A.30; 120B.19; 120B.24; 121A.17, subdivision 9; 122A.52; 122A.53; 122A.61, subdivision 2; 122A.71; 124D.24; 124D.25; 124D.26; 124D.27; 124D.28; 124D.29; 124D.30; 124D.31.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2812: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for systemwide trail connections in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Thompson and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 2813: A bill for an act relating to energy; renewables; eliminating a capacity limitation on hydroelectric generation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 216B.1691, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2814: A bill for an act relating to regulatory reform; modifying legislative approval of certain rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 14.127.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 2815: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; changing the effective date for the up-front capital equipment exemption; amending Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 8, sections 26; 40.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Westrom and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2816: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the West Central Initiative.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2817: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying the membership of the nominating committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.123, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble, Torres Ray and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2818: A bill for an act relating to employment; establishing the emerging workforce grant program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Dibble, Torres Ray and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2819: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a green jobs deconstruction pilot program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.