State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, February 4, 2010
12:00 Noon
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Metzen, Bakk and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2167: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for stimulation of the construction industry; streamlining and modifying conditions that apply to certain construction projects; providing an investment tax credit and a historic structure rehabilitation credit; authorizing green energy revenue bonds; permitting local assessments for energy improvements; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 16C.16, by adding a subdivision; 429.011, by adding subdivisions; 429.021, subdivision 1; 429.031, subdivision 3; 469.176, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 469.153, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 290; 469.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Berglin, Lynch and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2168: A bill for an act relating to health care; establishing mental health urgent care and consultation services; modifying the general assistance medical care program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256.9657, subdivisions 2, 3; 256.969, subdivisions 21, 26, 27; 256B.0625, subdivisions 13f, 20, by adding a subdivision; 256B.69, by adding a subdivision; 256L.05, subdivisions 1b, 3, 3a; 256L.07, subdivision 6; 256L.15, subdivision 4; 256L.17, subdivision 7; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 256.969, subdivisions 2b, 3a, 30; 256B.195, subdivision 3; 256D.03, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245; 256D.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Cohen, Erickson Ropes, Betzold and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2169: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring reductions in executive agency appropriations include proportionate reductions in expenditures on contracts; providing requirements during periods of projected deficits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 16A.152, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Scheid, Higgins, Kelash, Moua and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2170: A bill for an act relating to real property; providing for mediation prior to commencement of mortgage foreclosure proceedings on homestead property; creating a homestead-lender mediation account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 580.021, as amended; 580.022, subdivision 1; 580.23, by adding a subdivision; 582.30, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 357.18, subdivision 1; 508.82, subdivision 1; 508A.82, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 583.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Sparks, Prettner Solon, Cohen, Scheid and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2171: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for rehabilitation public housing; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Prettner Solon and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2172: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for construction of sanitary sewer overflow storage facilities in Duluth.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Prettner Solon and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2173: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for construction of sanitary sewer overflow storage facilities in Duluth.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk and Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 2174: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for new terminal facilities at the Duluth airport.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gerlach and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2175: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for marked Trunk Highway 52 interchange at County State-Aid Highway 42 in Dakota County.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2176: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood mitigation in the city of Austin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest; Bonoff; Latz; Olson, G. and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2177: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing the safe schools levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 126C.44.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2178: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to design and construct the Gaylord Area Regional Aquatic Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sheran and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2179: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to expand the Mankato Civic Center auditorium and remodel and expand the Mankato Civic Center and All Seasons arenas.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2180: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for water and sewer systems improvements in the city of North Branch; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2181: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Swedish Immigrant Regional Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2182: A bill for an act relating to highways; designating a Veterans Memorial Bridge on marked Trunk Highway 95 in the city of North Branch; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2183: A bill for an act relating to highways; designating the Corporal Johnathan Benson Memorial Highway in the city of North Branch; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2184: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to replace a municipal bridge in the city of Cambridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2185: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; expanding prohibitions on the appropriation of water from the Mt. Simon-Hinckley aquifer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103G.271, subdivision 4a.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2186: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; clarifying civil commitment venue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 253B.02, by adding a subdivision; 253B.045, subdivision 2; 253B.05, subdivision 3; 253B.064, subdivision 1; 253B.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 2d; 253B.185, subdivision 1; 253B.20, subdivision 4; 253B.23, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 253B.10, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Betzold and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2187: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for transfer of general fund matching appropriations to the Help America Vote Act account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 5.30.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Betzold, Rest and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2188: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a position for a state Webmaster; requiring the state chief information officer to develop standards for enhanced public access to state electronic records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 16E.04, subdivision 2; 16E.05, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 16E.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2189: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Soo Line Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2190: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Carlton County business park and housing development; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2191: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the St. Louis River Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2192: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Spring Lake Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2193: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mora wastewater treatment plant renovation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2194: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mora water treatment plant; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2195: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Moose Lake Water and Light Commission public utility infrastructure expansion to support MSOP phase II; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2196: A bill for an act relating to personnel data; limiting disclosure of disciplinary records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 13.43, subdivision 5a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2197: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to renovate the Hinckley Fire State Monument.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2198: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a fire station in Pine City; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, G. introduced--
S.F. No. 2199: A bill for an act relating to state government; reducing the number of members of the legislature; preventing the division of a senate district in the formation of a congressional district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 2.021; 2.031, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Olson, G. introduced--
S.F. No. 2200: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a pedestrian and bike tunnel in the city of Minnetonka Beach; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Frederickson, Saxhaug, Bakk, Torres Ray and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2201: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for state park land acquisition; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Frederickson and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2202: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Redwood County Material Recovery Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 2203: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Lowry Avenue Bridge Phase II; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2204: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-35W and 3rd and 4th Streets South interchange in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 2205: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-35W storm tunnel; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2206: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Hiawatha Light Rail Transit Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 2207: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Northtown Rail Yard bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2208: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an Emergency Operations Center and Fire Training Facility in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 2209: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for development of Granary Road in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2210: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Target Center capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2211: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Shell Rock River Watershed District to improve Fountain Lake; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2212: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Shell Rock River watershed; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2213: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Virginia Public Schools, Independent School District No. 706, for an early childhood education and Head Start center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2214: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to improve multipurpose sports facilities in the St. Louis County Arrowhead region; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a veterans nursing home in Hibbing; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for facilities for the Iron Range engineering program at Mesabi Range Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a regional fire-based emergency medical services facility in Virginia; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Chaudhary, Anderson, Betzold and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Fridley for capital improvements to Springbrook Nature Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the Brooklyn Center and White Bear Lake School Districts for full-service community schools; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2220: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Lancaster Community Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2221: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation in the city of Oslo in Marshall County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2222: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a hangar at the Thief River Falls Regional Airport; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2223: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a wind turbine training facility on the campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Canby.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2224: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales tax exemptions for public safety radio communications equipment upgrade purchased by counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.70, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2225: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing special agricultural homesteads for certain taxpayers in Marshall County due to floods in March 2009; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 273.124, subdivision 14.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rummel, Robling, Rest, Moua and introduced--
S.F. No. 2226: A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting threats of reprisal against a person who is or is considering being a candidate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 211B.10, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2227: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Battle Creek Winter Recreation Area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2228: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the St. Paul Port Authority for dockwall reconstruction; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2229: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the exemption for construction materials used in low-income housing projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.71, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Higgins and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2230: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for snowmaking facilities and a winter recreation center at Theodore Wirth Regional Park in Golden Valley; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2231: A bill for an act relating to real property; clarifying requirements for an instrument intended to secure debt; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 287.03.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2232: A bill for an act relating to real property; making changes relating to common interest community certificates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 508.351, subdivisions 1, 5, 7; 508A.351, subdivisions 1a, 5, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Langseth, Stumpf and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2233: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to implement flood damage reduction projects of a capital nature with certain conditions; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2234: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for phase II at Ridgewater College, Willmar; authorizing the sale and issuance of bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2235: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the New London dam renovation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2236: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Glacial Lakes State Trail extension from New London to Sibley State Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2237: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a new veterans home in Kandiyohi County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2238: A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; amending seat belt equipment requirements for procurement of school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 169.447, subdivision 2a; 169.685, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2239: A bill for an act relating to transportation; repealing the temporary prohibition against demolition of the Rock Island Bridge; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 45.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2240: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minnesota Zoo capital projects; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2241: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Ramsey Northstar Commuter Rail Station; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Marty, Tomassoni, Berglin and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2242: A bill for an act relating to economic development; allowing a stay of mortgage foreclosure proceedings under certain conditions; landlord and tenant; providing rights to tenants of foreclosed property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 504B.151, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 504B.151, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 582.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Berglin, Marty, Torres Ray and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2243: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the Minnesota family investment program time limit on assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256J.42, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Berglin, Marty, Torres Ray and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2244: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding Minnesota family investment program (MFIP) hardship extensions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256J.425, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Lourey and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2245: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2246: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans nursing home in Brainerd; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2247: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans nursing home in Little Falls; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2248: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans nursing home in Crosby; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2249: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Crosby water treatment facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2250: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to complete phase II of the comprehensive emergency management training facility at Camp Ripley; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Rest, Gerlach, Sieben and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2251: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing the date of the state primary; changing certain primary-related dates and provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 10A.31, subdivision 6; 10A.321; 10A.322, subdivision 1; 10A.323; 203B.06, subdivision 1; 203B.081; 203B.11, subdivision 2; 203B.13, subdivision 2; 203B.17, subdivision 1; 203B.22; 203B.225, subdivision 1; 203B.23, subdivision 2; 204B.09, subdivision 1; 204B.14, subdivisions 2, 4; 204B.21, subdivision 1; 204B.33; 204B.35, subdivision 4; 204B.45, subdivision 2; 204C.26, subdivision 3; 204D.03, subdivision 1; 204D.09, subdivision 1; 204D.17; 204D.19; 204D.28, subdivisions 5, 6, 8, 9, 10; 205.065, subdivisions 1, 2; 205.13, subdivision 1a; 205.16, subdivision 4; 205A.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.05, subdivision 3; 205A.06, subdivision 1a; 205A.07, subdivision 3; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 208.03; 211B.045; 447.32, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 206.82, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204D.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2252: A bill for an act relating to certified public accountants; clarifying licensing requirements; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 3.972, subdivision 1; 6.66; 110A.32, subdivision 2; 144A.05; 367.36, subdivision 1; 385.06, subdivision 2; 412.222; 412.591, subdivision 3; 471.49, subdivision 10; 471.6985, subdivision 2; 515B.3-121; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 297E.06, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 8122.0150, subpart 7.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Metzen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2253: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; repealing moratorium on demolition or removal of the Rock Island Bridge; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 45.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Prettner Solon, Doll, Scheid and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2254: A bill for an act relating to communications; setting state goals for the deployment and speed of high-speed broadband; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2255: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; housing replacement districts; allowing additional authority to spend increments for housing replacement district plans; authorizing the city of Brooklyn Park to establish housing replacement districts; eliminating the local contribution requirement for housing replacement districts; reauthorizing the cities of St. Paul and Fridley to use special laws for housing replacement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 469.1763, subdivision 2; Laws 1995, chapter 264, article 5, sections 44, subdivision 4, as amended; 45, subdivision 1, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2256: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Coon Rapids dam; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2257: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Foley Boulevard Northstar commuter rail station; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2258: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at Anoka Ramsey Community College, Coon Rapids; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2259: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing federally recognized Indian tribes to participate in joint powers agreements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 471.59, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2260: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 12; adding a provision to allow legislators to call a special session.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Murphy; Jungbauer; Olson, G.; Saltzman and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2261: A bill for an act relating to transportation; repealing provisions relating to the filing of tariffs by household goods movers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 221.0252, subdivision 7; 221.036, subdivisions 1, 3; 221.221, subdivision 3; 221.251, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 174.66; 221.026, subdivision 2; 221.031, subdivision 1; 221.122, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 221.161, subdivisions 2, 3; 221.291, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, sections 221.161, subdivisions 1, 4; 221.171; Minnesota Rules, parts 7805.0300; 7805.0400.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Prettner Solon, Olseen, Lourey, Dibble and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2262: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Northern Lights Express Passenger Rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Dibble, Jungbauer and Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2263: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the local road improvement program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2264: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Goodhue Pioneer Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2265: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Veterans Victory Memorial Parkway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2266: A bill for an act relating to education; expanding full-time equivalent definition for maintenance of effort; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 126C.44.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2267: A bill for an act relating to occupations and professions; modifying terms relating to firefighters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 299N.03, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2268: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; designating the Blue Earth River as a canoe and boating route; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 85.32, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2269: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a bridge in the city of Fairmont; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Bakk, Sparks, Frederickson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2270: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; special levies; county veteran service officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 275.70, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2271: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Sargeant Community Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2272: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the city of Hibbing for the Carey Lake shared use path; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Cohen, Senjem, Lynch and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2273: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of Orchestra Hall and Peavey Plaza in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Rest, Dibble, Jungbauer and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2274: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for local bridges; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben, Lynch, Senjem, Pappas and Kelash introduced--
S.F. No. 2275: A bill for an act relating to housing; authorizing the sale and issuance of nonprofit housing bonds for community land trusts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 462A.36, by adding subdivisions.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2276: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; clarifying the purpose of a grant to Koochiching County for a plasma torch gasification facility; amending Laws 2006, chapter 258, section 8, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2277: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying business incubator exemption; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 272.02, subdivision 31.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2278: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Nashwauk to construct a community building and early childhood center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sieben and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2279: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to replace the sewage plant pumping station in South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2280: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; natural resources; appropriating money for paving the Luce Line Trail; authorizing issuance and sale of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2281: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Plato for community center accessibility improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2282: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Hoffman Interlocking Capacity Improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2283: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Chicago to the Twin Cities high-speed rail line; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2284: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Union Depot multimodal transit center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Higgins and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2285: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Bottineau Boulevard Transit Way; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Olseen, Anderson, Chaudhary and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2286: A bill for an act relating to recycling; requiring state building projects to recycle at least 50 percent of project waste; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2287: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Midtown Farmers Market in the city of Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2288: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a grant to the Namakan Basin Joint Powers Board for predesign of a wastewater collection and treatment facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2289: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the acquisition and development of the Northwoods Regional All-Terrain Vehicle Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 2290: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a pedestrian bridge in Milaca; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 2291: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a public safety building in Princeton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2292: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital projects at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2293: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a regional community facility in Deer River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2294: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Leech Lake Tribal College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2295: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a state Emergency Operations Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2296: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for contamination cleanup at the former Northwest Refinery site in the city of New Brighton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Fischbach and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2297: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Sauk River Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2298: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for development of Phase One of Rockville County Park and Nature Preserve in Stearns County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2299: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting construction materials and equipment used in the construction and improvement of a regional wastewater treatment facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Clark and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2300: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rocori Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2301: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for flood mitigation in the Red River Valley.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2302: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a public boat launch at Lake Waconia Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2303: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for library accessibility and improvement grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2304: A bill for an act relating to public safety; defining attorney for consultation with persons in custody; including calls to attorney cellular telephones from persons in custody; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 481.10.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Bonoff; Olson, G.; Rest and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2305: A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting the education aid payment schedule; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 123B.75, subdivisions 5, 9, by adding a subdivision; 126C.48, subdivision 7; 127A.441; 127A.45, subdivisions 2, 3, 13, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2306: A bill for an act relating to taxation; insurance; providing a credit for investment in start-up and emerging Minnesota businesses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 297I.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2307: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an investment tax credit; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 290.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2308: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for water and sewer improvements in the city of Lake Elmo.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2309: A bill for an act relating to local government; lengthening probationary period for newly hired peace officers in certain statutory cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 44.01, by adding a subdivision; 44.10, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2310: A bill for an act relating to business development; providing for a comparative study of state laws affecting small business start-ups in Minnesota and Wisconsin; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 2311: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the National Volleyball Center in Rochester; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2312: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for park and trail development at the site of the Rock Island Bridge; repealing moratorium on demolition or removal of bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 45.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2313: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation in the city of Afton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2314: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; specifying lane into which left turns must be made; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.19, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2315: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for wastewater infrastructure in the city of Afton.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman, Sieben, Wiger, Moua and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2316: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an I-94 Corridor Park-and-Ride facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2317: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for grants to metropolitan area cities to address inflow and infiltration in the sewer system.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Moua and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 2318: A bill for an act relating to state government; repealing unallotment authority; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 16A.152, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2319: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an I-35W interchange and transit station at Lake Street in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2320: A bill for an act relating to education; conforming authority to remove a Minneapolis school board member with the practice that exists for other school district boards; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 128D.14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dibble and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2321: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minneapolis Transportation Interchange Facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Betzold, Scheid, Pariseau and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2322: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating business screening services; providing for the correction and deletion of certain criminal records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 332.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Scheid, Limmer and Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2323: A bill for an act relating to highways; appropriating money to construct marked Trunk Highway 610, or elements thereof, in the city of Maple Grove; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2324: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements and land acquisition at Minneapolis Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Rest, Gerlach and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2325: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; creating a cooperative local facilities grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Wiger, Rest and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 2326: A bill for an act relating to education finance; repealing 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 Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2327: A bill for an act relating to state government; adding a provision to the Minnesota Data Practices Act on computer data; clarifying state agency use of temporary session cookies on government Web sites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 13.15, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2328: A bill for an act relating to civil commitments; providing for oaths or affirmations without notarization and the acceptability of electronic signatures and documents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 253B.23, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Lynch and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2329: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to acquire the Pine Island Spur Railroad right-of-way in Rochester; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Skoe, Berglin, Langseth, Senjem and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 2330: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a construction project at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare for use as a health care facility.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Fobbe, Limmer and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 2331: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for explosive growth revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 126C.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Clark, Langseth, Jungbauer, Fobbe and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2332: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for extending the Northstar commuter rail line from Big Lake to St. Cloud; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rest, Pappas, Jungbauer, Moua and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2333: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for improvements to the capitol area to accommodate the central corridor light rail transit line; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Murphy, Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2334: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting purchases for resale subsequently donated to charities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2335: A bill for an act relating to human services; extending and modifying eligibility for the COBRA premium state subsidy; amending Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 5, section 78, subdivisions 1, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2336: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance coverage under the asthma coverage demonstration project; amending Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 5, section 75, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2337: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an intensive care management program for medical assistance enrollees; reducing funding for the medical assistance program; requiring a request for proposals; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Laws 2009, chapter 79, article 13, section 3, subdivision 6, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2338: A bill for an act relating to taxation; imposing an excise tax on disposable bags; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 289A.01; 289A.02, subdivision 5; 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 289A.18, by adding a subdivision; 289A.19, by adding a subdivision; 289A.20, by adding a subdivision; 289A.56, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 270C.56, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297J.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Higgins and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2339: A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing the criminal penalty for possessing dangerous weapons on school property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 609.66, subdivision 1d.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Clark, Dille and Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 2340: A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing issuance of the combat wounded vehicle license plate to a recipient of the purple heart medal who is continuing to serve in the military; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 168.123, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Bonoff; Olson, G. and Fobbe introduced--
S.F. No. 2341: A bill for an act relating to veterans; eliminating a residency requirement for purposes of eligibility for higher educational benefits for the surviving spouse and children of a deceased veteran who dies as a result of military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 197.75, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Rest, Metzen and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2342: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Capitol campus security upgrades; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark, Langseth, Rosen and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2343: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to construct and rehabilitate early childhood learning and child protection facilities.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark, Fischbach, Pappas and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2344: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an Integrated Science and Engineering Laboratory Facility at St. Cloud State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark, Fischbach, Pappas and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 2345: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Allied Health Center at St. Cloud Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark, Fischbach and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2346: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; providing for payment of certain lease revenue by the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Latz and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2347: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating overtime payment obligations of employers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 177.25, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Latz, Dibble, Rest and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2348: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Southwest Corridor light rail line; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Frederickson, Cohen, Sieben and introduced--
S.F. No. 2349: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for financial assurance for nonferrous metallic mineral mining; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 93.481, by adding a subdivision; 93.49; Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 93.481, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 93.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Tomassoni and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2350: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a women’s and girls’ hockey locker room facility at the National Sports Center in Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Latz, Rest, Stumpf, Langseth and Rummel introduced--
S.F. No. 2351: 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; appropriating money for improvements to the Perpich Center for Arts Education; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk, Rest, Marty, Hann and Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2352: A bill for an act relating to taxation; accelerating the income tax charitable deduction for relief of Haitian earthquake victims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2009 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2353: A bill for an act relating to elections; repealing ban on independent expenditures by corporations; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 211B.15, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Betzold, Rest, Moua, Gerlach and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2354: A bill for an act relating to data practices; providing an administrative remedy for certain data practices and open meetings law violations; providing civil penalties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 13D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 13.08, subdivision 4; 13D.06.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Carlson, Robling, Metzen, Kelash and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2355: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for dredge material site projects in the Lower Minnesota River Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Skogen, Sheran, Saxhaug, Sparks and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 2356: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Greater Minnesota business development infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2357: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2358: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts to use certified mail to notify parents when their children are suspended from school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 121A.46, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2359: A bill for an act relating to health; transferring the comprehensive advanced life-support educational program to the commissioner of health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 144E.37.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Langseth, for the Committee on Capital Investment, introduced--
S.F. No. 2360: 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; establishing new programs and modifying existing programs; authorizing the sale of state bonds; canceling and modifying previous appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 240A.09; Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, sections 19, subdivision 4; 23, subdivision 12, as amended; Laws 2006, chapter 258, sections 8, subdivision 4; 17, subdivision 5; Laws 2008, chapter 179, section 5, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 93, article 1, section 45.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.