State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, May 15, 2014
10:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senators Marty and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 2987: A bill for an act relating to worker dignity; enabling low-income workers to meet basic needs; continuing the phased-in minimum wage increase beyond 2016; increasing the working family credit to match level of the federal earned income tax credit; providing child care assistance to low-income workers; reestablishing the Minnesota emergency employment development program; reducing welfare costs to taxpayers; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9, 10; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivisions 4a, 7; 119B.10; 119B.11, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.15; 119B.24; 177.24, subdivision 1, as amended; 290.0671, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.13, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 20, 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.07; 119B.09, subdivision 3; 119B.11, subdivision 4; 290.0671, subdivision 7; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 119B.03, subdivision 4; 119B.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Sparks, Reinert, Schmit, Scalze and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2988: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying authority of soil and water conservation districts; granting levy authority; providing for creation of soil and water management areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 103C.331, subdivision 16, by adding a subdivision; 444.075, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Nelson, Rosen, Weber, Miller and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2989: A resolution memorializing the Congress of the United States to direct the United States Food and Drug Administration to conduct trials for medical marijuana research.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2990: A bill for an act relating to data practices; limiting assertion of copyright interests in government data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 13.03, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2991: A bill for an act relating to local government; specifying requirements for ordinances establishing responsibility for maintenance of water service pipes; adding definitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 444.075, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Bonoff and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2992: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring annual review of charter school authorizers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.