State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 8, 2010
10:30 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Kubly, Sheran and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 2361: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the campground road at Fort Ridgely State Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann, Ingebrigtsen and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2362: A bill for an act relating to family law; providing for termination of spousal maintenance based on cohabitation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 518A.39, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Betzold and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2363: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing fire departments to access criminal history data on current employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 299F.035.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Pappas, Skoe, Robling, Sheran and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2364: A bill for an act relating to higher education; increasing the revenue bond limit of the higher education facilities authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 136A.29, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2365: A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; modifying pupil transportation provisions; clarifying Department of Education’s role in maintaining training programs; including use of certain lift buses in the category of revenue authorized for reimbursement; including actual contracted transportation costs as a method for allocating pupil transportation costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 123B.88, subdivision 13; 123B.90, subdivision 3; 123B.92, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 123B.92, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Metzen, Vickerman, Murphy and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2366: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a memorial to public servants in the city of Eagan.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2367: A bill for an act relating to the judiciary; providing for senate confirmation of the executive secretary of the Board on Judicial Standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 490A.01, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Lynch, Senjem, Tomassoni and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2368: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to renovate infrastructure and colocate the Minnesota Workforce Center at Rochester Community and Technical College.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas, Murphy, Moua, Jungbauer and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2369: A bill for an act relating to highways; imposing moratorium on electronic advertising devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 160.02, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Pappas, Murphy, Moua, Jungbauer and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2370: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; prohibiting sale of illegally tinted motor vehicle windows; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2371: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for shade tree replacement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Rummel, Fobbe, Skogen and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2372: A bill for an act relating to veterans; clarifying the role of the commissioner and Department of Veterans Affairs in providing certain resources for the county veterans service offices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 197.60, subdivision 1; 197.601; 197.605; 197.606; 197.609, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Fobbe, Rummel, Skogen and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2373: A bill for an act relating to veterans; designating September 16 of each year as American Legion Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Fobbe, Langseth, Tomassoni and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2374: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for preservation and improvements of historic sites and local historic structures, and the revitalization of the Oliver H. Kelley Farm Historic Site; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2375: A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting transition revenue for Independent School District No. 356, Lancaster; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.10, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ortman, Robling and Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2376: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Chanhassen trail underpass; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ortman, Robling and Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2377: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Chanhassen trail and storm water improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ortman, Robling and Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2378: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Chanhassen to stabilize the Bluff Creek ravine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lynch, Senjem, Skogen, Lourey and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2379: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to design and renovate classrooms and programs at the Rochester Community Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pogemiller, Dibble, Tomassoni, Rosen and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2380: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to renovate the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Langseth, Stumpf and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2381: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dille, Moua, Robling, Clark and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2382: A bill for an act relating to marriage; requiring participation in a marriage dissolution education program in marriage dissolution or legal separation proceedings involving minor children; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dille, Moua, Robling, Clark and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2383: A bill for an act relating to marriage; establishing a couples on the brink project; redirecting disposition of a portion of the marriage license fee; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 517.08, subdivision 1c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Saltzman, Fobbe, Koch, Sieben and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2384: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the referendum equalizing factor; eliminating the second tier of referendum equalization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.17, subdivisions 5, 6, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins, Sparks, Moua, Sieben and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2385: A bill for an act relating to commerce; banning cadmium jewelry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 325E.389.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Metzen; Scheid; Betzold; Olson, G. and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2386: A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying labor agreements and compensation plans.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Pariseau, Ingebrigtsen, Rosen, Dille and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2387: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the permissible purposes for which certain persons may possess and use firearms silencers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.66, subdivision 1h.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sieben, Rest, Gerlach, Bonoff and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2388: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing and clarifying certain provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 201.016, subdivision 1a; 201.061, subdivision 1; 201.12; 201.13; 201.14; 201.15, subdivisions 1, 2; 201.155; 203B.02, subdivision 3; 203B.04, subdivision 1; 203B.06, subdivision 5; 203B.16, subdivision 2; 203B.19; 204B.04, subdivision 2; 204B.135, subdivision 4; 204B.14, by adding a subdivision; 204B.18, subdivision 1; 204B.19, subdivision 2; 204B.21, subdivision 2; 204B.22, subdivisions 1, 2; 204B.24; 204B.27, subdivisions 2, 3; 204B.38; 204C.02; 204C.04, subdivision 1; 204C.06, subdivision 1; 204C.08; 204C.12, subdivision 2; 204C.13, subdivision 2; 204C.33, subdivision 1; 204C.35, subdivision 2; 204C.36, subdivisions 3, 4; 204C.37; 204D.04, subdivision 2; 204D.09, subdivision 2; 204D.10, subdivision 1; 204D.20, subdivision 1; 205.07, by adding a subdivision; 205.075, subdivision 1; 205.13, subdivisions 1, 2; 205.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 205A.05, subdivision 1; 205A.11, subdivision 3; 208.03; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 205A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.22; 204B.22, subdivision 3; 204D.10, subdivision 2; 206.57, subdivision 7; 206.91.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2389: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Shingobee Trail Connection; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Senjem, Parry, Koch and Gimse introduced--
S.F. No. 2390: A resolution urging the President and the Congress of the United States to refuse to enact cap-and-trade legislation that would negatively impact Americans by increasing the costs of goods and services and instead enact legislation that encourages states to establish and develop their own renewable energy portfolio standards.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2391: A bill for an act relating to crimes; providing penalty for careless driving resulting in death; providing for revocation of violator’s driver’s license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 169.13, by adding a subdivision; 171.17, subdivision 1; 171.30, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Murphy, Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2392: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing general obligation bonds and appropriating funds for town road signs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2393: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and for other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 2394: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association; authorizing a late disability benefit application in certain cases.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2395: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Saint Paul for streetscaping along University Avenue; authorizing the sale and issuance of bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2396: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the commissioner of transportation to replace two bicycle and pedestrian bridges over I-94 in Saint Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2397: A bill for an act relating to the city of Duluth; providing for membership of the Spirit Mountain Recreation Area Authority; amending Laws 1973, chapter 327, section 2, subdivision 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 2398: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at Normandale Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kelash and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2399: A bill for an act relating to construction codes; requiring automatic external defibrillators in certain structures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 326B.106, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 2400: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting certain metropolitan area local governments to impose response time residency requirements upon firefighters.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Lynch, Senjem, Murphy, Olseen and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2401: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for local bridge replacement and rehabilitation.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lynch, Erickson Ropes and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2402: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing Gold Star license plate eligibility for surviving son or daughter; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 168.1253, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dahle and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2403: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to rehabilitate tracks owned by the Minnesota Valley Regional Railroad Authority; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2404: A bill for an act relating to retirement; regulating certain teachers retirement funds; adjusting contribution rates; adjusting state aid amounts; adjusting annuity formulas; amending fiduciary responsibilities; regulating investments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 354A.12, subdivisions 1, 3a, 3c; 354A.31, subdivision 4; 356A.02, subdivision 1; 356A.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 7, 7a, 8b; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 354A.12, subdivision 2a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 354A.08; 356A.06, subdivisions 4, 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Bakk and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2405: A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the sparsity revenue guarantee to all qualifying school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 8a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2406: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion of a campground in the city of Two Harbors; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2407: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Proctor spur trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2408: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying mandatory work and meal breaks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 177.253, subdivision 1; 177.254, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Berglin and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 2409: A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying medical assistance coverage for children’s therapeutic services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 256B.0943, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2410: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Rosemount for a park and ride lot and transit shelter; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Koch, Dille and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2411: A bill for an act relating to license plates; establishing special equine enthusiast license plates; creating account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2412: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2413: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing municipalities to permit certain solicitations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 465.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Berglin and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2414: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct a new hyperbaric oxygen chamber; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Olseen and Olson, G. introduced--
S.F. No. 2415: A bill for an act relating to transportation; exempting certain school buses from child passenger restraint requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.685, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2416: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for construction of a transfer station in Becker County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Prettner Solon, Lourey, Tomassoni, Bakk and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2417: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the American Indian Learning Resource Center at the University of Minnesota, Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel, Anderson, Frederickson and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2418: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an anaerobic digester; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kubly, Bakk, Frederickson, Sparks and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2419: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for state trail development, trail connections, and regional trails; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2420: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding the definition of average daily membership for purposes of calculating elementary sparsity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.10, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2421: A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying definition of income in the MinnesotaCare program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 256L.01, subdivision 4a.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2422: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rehabilitation of the pedestrian suspension bridge over the Minnesota River in Granite Falls; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2423: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Granite Falls library and senior center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2424: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the revitalization of the Oliver H. Kelley Farm Historic Site; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Pappas and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 2425: A bill for an act relating to higher education; clarifying disclosure of educational data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 13.32, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senators Bonoff; Saltzman; Olson, G. and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2426: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing a valuation exclusion for certain improvements to homestead properties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.11, subdivision 16.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2427: A bill for an act relating to property held in trust; clarifying status of certain distributions; changing certain relationship and inheritance provisions; providing for emergency and temporary conservators; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 501B.64, subdivision 3; 524.1-201; 524.2-114; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 524.5-409; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 524.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dille, Metzen and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2428: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Dassel-Cokato Regional Ice and Sports Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Olseen, Murphy and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2429: A bill for an act relating to veterans; clarifying the transit fee exemption provisions related to veterans with service-connected disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 174.24, subdivision 7; 473.408, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Scheid; Olson, M. and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2430: A bill for an act relating to mortgages; regulating acquisition of the legal right to redeem a residence in foreclosure; requiring a notice to the mortgagee after a sheriff’s sale of residential real property in foreclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 325N.10, by adding a subdivision; 325N.17; 580.06; 582.25.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2431: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; requiring single license plate on certain motor vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 168.012, subdivision 1c; 168.123, subdivision 1; 168.1235, subdivision 1; 169.79, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2432: A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting insurance underwriting for motor vehicle or homeowner’s insurance on the basis of credit information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 72A.20, subdivision 36.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk and Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2433: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Arrowhead Regional Corrections Facilities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Chaudhary and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2434: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the commissioner of natural resources for a grant to the city of Preston for a National Trout Learning Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Bakk and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2435: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring payment of compensation to certain cities; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2436: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for development of the Casey Jones State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Moua, Higgins, Betzold, Scheid and Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2437: A bill for an act relating to public safety; extending area for protection to a reasonable area around residence or dwelling in ex parte orders for protection; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 518B.01, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Murphy, Prettner Solon, Dille, Cohen and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2438: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for port development assistance; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman, Scheid, Skogen and Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 2439: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting the use of live check solicitations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Olseen and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 2440: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for natural and scenic areas and regional parks; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2441: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a public infrastructure grant to Ramsey County to accommodate bioscience business development; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2442: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for Ramsey County; amending Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, section 23, subdivision 12, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger, Saltzman and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2443: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Maplewood to design, renovate, and equip the former St. Paul’s monastery as a regional service center and learning institute; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger, Moua, Anderson and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2444: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Metropolitan Council for improvements to the Phalen-Keller Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wiger and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2445: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a regional firefighter training facility in the city of Maplewood; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2446: A bill for an act relating to education; implementing a transitions plan for high school students to successfully pursue postsecondary education and employment; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 120B.125.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Jungbauer and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2447: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending the appropriation for trunk highway bonds; amending Laws 2008, chapter 152, article 2, section 3, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Robling, Ortman, Bakk, Limmer and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2448: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring separate statements of special taxing district levies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 276.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Olson, G. introduced--
S.F. No. 2449: A bill for an act relating to education finance; repealing the requirement that the Department of Management and Budget require school district state aid payments to be reduced prior to the state of Minnesota undertaking short-term borrowing for cash flow needs; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 127A.46.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2450: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a tornado siren in the city of Ellendale; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2451: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for predesign of new technology center for the Minnesota State Academies in place of renovation of Mott Hall; amending Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 5, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Parry introduced--
S.F. No. 2452: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for city of Blooming Prairie sewer improvements.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Jungbauer and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2453: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; allowing bicyclist to stop and proceed through red light under limited circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.06, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Fischbach, Gimse and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2454: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for master planning of Kraemer Lake/Wildwood Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Metzen, Doll, Pariseau and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2455: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds; appropriating money for capacity and safety improvements on marked Trunk Highway 77 in Dakota and Hennepin Counties.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Doll, Metzen, Carlson, Robling and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2456: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds; authorizing spending for public purposes; appropriating money for interchange at marked Trunk Highway 13 and County State-Aid Highway 5 in Dakota County.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pariseau, Metzen and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2457: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for spillway of Lake Byllesby Dam on the Cannon River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pariseau, Metzen, Sieben and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2458: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a pedestrian bridge over the Cannon River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2459: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for the Carlton County community services building.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Metzen, Sieben, Pariseau and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 2460: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Cedar Avenue Bus Rapid Transit Way (BRT) in Dakota and Hennepin Counties; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lourey, Dibble, Jungbauer, Rest and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2461: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to implement complete streets policy; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Anderson, Frederickson, Chaudhary, Pariseau and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2462: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environment and natural resources.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2463: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the Public Employees Retirement Association police and fire plan; increasing annuity of an accelerated annuity recipient.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Robling, Saxhaug and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2464: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; eliminating magnification restriction for scopes on muzzleloaders used by visually impaired hunters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 97B.031, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2465: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; allowing a temporary lien for livestock production inputs for 30 days following a mediation request; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 514.966, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2466: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; creating a special license plate for veterans who are Korean Defense Service Medal recipients; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Moua, Anderson, Pappas and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2467: A bill for an act relating to the city of St. Paul; providing special rules for the expenditure of tax increments.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Murphy and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2468: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; regulating the admissibility of seat belt use evidence in certain civil actions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.685, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Murphy, Olseen and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2469: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating contracts; prohibiting indemnification provisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 221.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2470: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing wireless telecommunications service providers to provide call locations for emergencies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 626A.01, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626A.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2471: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating certain filings with the secretary of state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 318.02, subdivision 1; 557.01.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Chaudhary, Frederickson, Saxhaug and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2472: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for aquatic and wildlife management areas and critical habitat; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2473: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing judges to prohibit certain juvenile sex offenders from residing near their victims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 260B.198, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 260B.198, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2474: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; purchase of salary credit procedures in certain partial salary situations; adding new partial salary credit purchase authority for partial paid medical leaves and budgetary leaves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 353.0161, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 353.01, subdivision 40.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Fobbe, Erickson Ropes, Ingebrigtsen and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2475: A bill for an act relating to veterans; designating May 28 as Veterans of Foreign Wars Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2476: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; allowing the director of the Gambling Control Board flexibility in allowable expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 349.12, subdivision 25.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.