State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 27, 2014
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2908: A bill for an act relating to public health; prohibiting the sale of certain cleaning products containing triclosan; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 2909: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; requiring at least one member of the Metropolitan Council to have an agriculture industry background; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 473.123, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2910: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; modifying the rate on certain cigarettes; repealing annual indexing for cigarettes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297F.05, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 297F.05, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2911: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for construction of an amphitheater at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Brown and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2912: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Mille Lacs Lake business loan program.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 2913: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Isle to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 2914: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for county state-aid highway repairs related to the winter season.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2915: A bill for an act relating to gambling; modifying social skill games to include tournaments or contests of whist; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.761, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2916: A bill for an act relating to local government aids; city of Bluffton; penalty forgiveness; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2917: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article I; establishing an inflation adjusted minimum wage.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Pappas, Bakk, Senjem, Bonoff and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 2918: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a sales tax exemption for certain organizations.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2919: A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; modifying the rates of tax on nonferrous mining; modifying the distribution of net proceeds and production tax revenues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 298.015, subdivision 1; 298.225, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 298.01, subdivision 3; 298.018, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ortman and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2920: 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.