State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senator Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 160: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; changing thresholds for filing requirements; providing a vendor allowance; requiring Department of Revenue to develop an address-based sales tax calculator; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivision 4; 297A.77, subdivision 3; 297A.99, subdivision 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dahms, Koenen, Weber, Sparks and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 161: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the MERIT Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Koenen, Westrom, Brown, Newman and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 162: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing school boards to implement flexible learning year programs without approval by the commissioner of education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 120A.41; 124D.121; 124D.122; 124D.126, subdivision 1; 124D.127; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 3500.1000.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Hoffman, Johnson, Wiklund, Saxhaug and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 163: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the formula allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 126C.10, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Johnson, Wiger and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 164: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing additional accountability measures for charter schools serving at-risk student populations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 124D.10, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pederson, J. ; Fischbach and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 165: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for St. Cloud State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Osmek, Chamberlain, Benson and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 166: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; making certain Metropolitan Council guidelines and plans advisory; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 473.145; 473.175, subdivision 1; 473.206; 473.852, subdivision 8; 473.856; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 473.851.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble, Dziedzic and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 167: A bill for an act relating to education; updating board membership to conform with Laws 2006; authorizing the Minneapolis School Board to remove a member by a majority vote; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 128D.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 128D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 128D.14.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kiffmeyer, Ingebrigtsen, Dziedzic, Limmer and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 168: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for consecutive sentencing of a person who is charged with or convicted of a crime by the United States and who is incarcerated in a county or regional jail and convicted of assaulting an employee of the jail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 609.2231, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Brown, Anderson, Kiffmeyer, Rest and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 169: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for certain military income; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 170: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying ambulance provider procedures for seeking payment for services not covered by medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.0625, subdivision 55.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kiffmeyer; Pederson, J. ; Anderson; Hoffman and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 171: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for lane expansion of marked Interstate Highway 94 and replacement of black iron overpasses in Wright County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Kiffmeyer; Hoffman; Petersen, B. ; Benson and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 172: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for construction at the intersection of marked Trunk Highway 101, U.S. Highway 10, and U.S. Highway 169; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Kiffmeyer; Hoffman; Petersen, B. ; Benson and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 173: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for construction at the intersection of marked Trunk Highway 101, U.S. Highway 10, and U.S. Highway 169; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 174: A bill for an act relating to financing and operation of state government; providing deficiency funding for disaster assistance, food assistance, the Minnesota Security Hospital, natural resources enforcement activities, Ebola-related costs, and the Zoological Board; providing local match funds to repair local roads; providing funding to protect water and soil resources in a disaster area; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hayden, Eken and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 175: A bill for an act relating to health; transferring administration of regional emergency medical services program grants to the commissioner of health; modifying grant procedures; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 144E.50; 144F.01, subdivision 5; 169.686, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 144E.52.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen, Hayden, Lourey, Eken and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 176: A bill for an act relating to health; creating a certification for community medical response emergency medical technicians; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 144E.001, by adding a subdivision; 144E.275, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hayden, Eken and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 177: A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating rate reductions for nonemergency medical transportation and ambulance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.0625, subdivisions 17, 17a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 178: A bill for an act relating to health; repealing the Clean Indoor Air Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 152.23; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 144.411; 144.412; 144.413; 144.414; 144.416; 144.4167; 144.417; 245D.26, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Weber and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 179: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Area II Minnesota River Basin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Scalze, Wiger, Chamberlain, Marty and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 180: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for redevelopment of the former Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant (TCAAP) in Ramsey County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Scalze, Wiger, Chamberlain, Marty and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 181: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for redevelopment of the former Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant (TCAAP) in Ramsey County.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Scalze, Wiger, Chamberlain, Marty and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 182: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-694/Rice Street interchange.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Scalze, Wiger, Chamberlain, Marty and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 183: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-694/Rice Street interchange; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Franzen; Dibble; Newman; Pederson, J. and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 184: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying youth intervention programs provisions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 299A.73, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gazelka, Ruud and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 185: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; repealing the sunset of the small business investment credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 116J.8737, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 116J.8737, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Gazelka, Ruud and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 186: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; increasing the small business investment credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 116J.8737, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Gazelka, Jensen, Dahms and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 187: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the board membership for the MNsure Board of Directors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 62V.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Koenen, Skoe, Hann, Hall and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 188: A bill for an act relating to the State Lottery; suspending sale of certain lottery tickets through a Web site or self-service device.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Bakk and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 189: A bill for an act relating to courts; appropriating money for special prosecutor fees.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Franzen, Carlson, Kiffmeyer, Hoffman and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 190: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for bullion coin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Franzen, Reinert, Bonoff, Hoffman and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 191: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for military retirement pay; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Sieben, Schmit and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 192: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Red Rock Corridor transitway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sieben, Schmit and Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 193: A bill for an act relating to transportation; mass transit; appropriating money for the Red Rock Corridor transitway.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sheran, Dahms and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 194: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to design, renovate, renew, furnish, and equip laboratory, classroom, and office spaces at South Central College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Hoffman; Wiger; Petersen, B. ; Dahle and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 195: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing a grant to the Minnesota Council on Economic Education; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 196: A bill for an act relating to state land; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited lands in Pine County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 197: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; modifying the definition of legislative day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 3.012.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Koenen, Gazelka, Thompson, Sparks and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 198: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate tax; conforming to the federal exclusion amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1; 291.016, subdivision 3; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Nelson, Dziedzic, Anderson, Kiffmeyer and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 199: A bill for an act relating to veterans; providing a veterans jobs tax credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Housley and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 200: A bill for an act relating to parks and trails; appropriating money for improvements at the veterans rest camp in Big Marine Lake.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pederson, J. ; Tomassoni; Sparks and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 201: A bill for an act relating to construction codes; adopting a six-year cycle for code adoption and a 12-month implementation period; requiring free copies of construction codes; delaying the effective date of the International Residential Code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 326B.106, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 202: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the Minnesota Historical Society.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 203: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the Minnesota State Arts Board.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 204: A bill for an act relating to securities regulation; providing an exemption from regulation for crowdfunding transactions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Carlson, Sieben and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 205: A bill for an act relating to ethics; modifying provisions related to the campaign finance and public disclosure board; making changes to provisions related to enforcement, registration, fees, data, contributions, statements of economic interest, and various other provisions administered by the board; providing penalties; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 10A.02, subdivision 11; 10A.03, subdivision 3; 10A.08, subdivision 1; 10A.09, subdivisions 6, 10; 10A.14, subdivisions 1, 1a, 4; 10A.17, subdivision 4; 10A.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 10A.25, subdivision 10; 10A.27, subdivision 1; 10A.273, subdivisions 1, 3; 10A.322, subdivision 4; 10A.34, by adding a subdivision; 13.607, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 211B.04; 211B.12; 211B.15, subdivision 2; 211B.37; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 10A.20, subdivision 1c; Minnesota Rules, part 4503.1500, subpart 2.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Carlson and Clausen introduced--
S.F. No. 206: A bill for an act relating to elections; permitting individuals who are at least 16 years of age to register to vote; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 201.054, subdivisions 1, 2; 201.061, subdivision 1; 201.071, subdivision 1; 201.091, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Lourey and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 207: A bill for an act relating to local government aid for out-of-home placement costs of children under the Indian Child Welfare Act; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Latz, Dziedzic, Koenen and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 208: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing valuation exclusion for certain improvements to homestead and commercial-industrial property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 273.11, subdivision 16, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Saxhaug and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 209: A bill for an act relating to manufacturing housing; modifying manufactured home space requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 327.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Goodwin and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 210: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for a crime victim support grant.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent, Housley, Wiger, Hawj and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 211: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the Gateway Corridor Transitway.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kent, Housley, Wiger, Hawj and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 212: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Gateway Corridor Transitway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Bonoff, Saxhaug, Nelson, Torres Ray and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 213: A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the parent-child home program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Sieben, Rest and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 214: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; amending prorating method for contributions or use of general treasury money; modifying definition of expressly advocating; providing for disclosure of electioneering communications; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 10A.01, subdivision 16a; 10A.121, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.244; 10A.25, subdivision 3a; 10A.27, subdivision 15; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 215: A bill for an act relating to pensions; permitting the Proctor Volunteer Firefighters Relief Association to limit application of an increase in service pensions.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dahle and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 216: A bill for an act relating to wages; modifying wage deductions for credit card charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 177.24, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 5200.0080, subpart 7.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 217: A bill for an act relating to education; exempting Hendricks school district from the general reciprocity agreement.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Fischbach, Osmek, Brown, Benson and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 218: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for zero-based budgeting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Fischbach and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 219: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for the expansion of County State-Aid Highway 3; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 220: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for site remediation in Paynesville; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Thompson, Hann, Chamberlain and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 221: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain bullying provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 121A.031, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Benson, Anderson, Gazelka and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 222: A bill for an act relating to veterans; modifying veteran-owned small business certification for purposes of state procurement; requiring contract bid preference for veteran-owned small businesses in certain situations involving capital investment projects; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 16C.19; 375.771, subdivisions 1, 2; 469.44, by adding a subdivision; 471.3457.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 223: A bill for an act relating to cosmetology; providing for cosmetology apprenticeships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 155A.23, by adding a subdivision; 155A.27, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 155A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Champion and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 224: A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending requirements governing driver's licenses and Minnesota identification cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 171.06, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7410.0410, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 225: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting fiscal disparities contributions for certain municipalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 473F.07, subdivision 1; 473F.08, subdivisions 2, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Limmer and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 226: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying definition of income for property tax refunds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290A.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Latz and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 227: A bill for an act relating to debt collection; regulating debt buyers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 332.31, subdivisions 3, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Franzen, Reinert, Wiger, Dziedzic and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 228: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; taxes; amending provisions governing transportation finance; establishing gross receipts motor fuels tax; amending vehicle registration tax and metropolitan area transit sales tax; amending distribution of highway user fund and county state-aid funding; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds and general obligation bonds; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 161.081, subdivision 1; 161.20, by adding a subdivision; 162.07, subdivision 1a; 168.013, subdivisions 1a, 8; 168.31, by adding a subdivision; 174.42, by adding a subdivision; 222.50, subdivision 7; 296A.061; 296A.11; 296A.12; 296A.16; 297A.815, subdivision 3; 297A.992; 473.167; 473.915; Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 11, section 33; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 161; 174; 296A; 297A; 435; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 161.081, subdivision 3; 297A.992, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.