State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, February 16, 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 Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 827: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; providing a child abuse prevention checkoff; requiring tax preparers to notify clients of option to contribute; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 270C.445, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Marty, Scalze, Sheran and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 828: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a lower rate of interest on the unpaid balance of the purchase price of tax forfeited lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 279.37, subdivision 2; 282.01, subdivision 4; 282.261, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 829: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a sales tax exemption for a wastewater treatment facility owned by the city of Mora; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Jensen and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 830: A bill for an act relating to employment; eliminating the minimum wage inflation escalator; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 177.24, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Skoe and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 831: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; requiring the commissioner to provide vendors with electronic notification for debit of electronic payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 289A.20, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Saxhaug, Stumpf, Wiger, Jensen and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 832: A bill for an act relating to libraries; appropriating money for regional library basic system support and multicounty, multitype library systems.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 833: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Voyageurs National Park clean water project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 834: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mesabi Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Osmek, Thompson, Dibble, Rest and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 835: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for staggered terms of Metropolitan Council members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 473.123, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Franzen, Champion, Schmit, Kent and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 836: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; providing for gender equality under the law.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rest, Gazelka, Koenen and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 837: A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; extending the date after which certain taxable gifts are included in the Minnesota taxable estate; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 291.016, subdivision 2; Laws 2014, chapter 150, article 3, section 3; repealing Laws 2014, chapter 308, article 4, section 21.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Skoe, Rest and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 838: A bill for an act relating to budget reserve; finance; conforming buyback level for the budget reserve with the most recent forecast; changing date of the revenue reserve report; changing the members who receive the report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 16A.152, subdivisions 2, 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Eaton, Torres Ray and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 839: A bill for an act relating to cosmetologists; defining mobile salons and setting requirements; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 155A.23, by adding a subdivision; 155A.29, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Newman, Anderson and Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 840: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to design and construct a memorial honoring Australian veterans.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 841: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for city of Litchfield's phase 2 power generation improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 842: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to Grove City for wastewater infrastructure improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Nelson, Franzen, Rosen, Sheran and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 843: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care provider requirements for providers receiving child care assistance payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 119B.09, subdivision 5; 119B.125, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Franzen, Chamberlain, Rosen and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 844: A bill for an act relating to certain state government programs; implementing a cost-benefit approach to measure success of corrections and human services programs; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Pappas, Hann, Bonoff, Dziedzic and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 845: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Somali arts and cultural heritage programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 846: A bill for an act relating to liquor; permitting municipalities to authorize Sunday off-sale of intoxicating liquors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 340A.504, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Osmek and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 847: A bill for an act relating to liquor; permitting off-sale intoxicating liquor sales on Sunday; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Eaton and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 848: A bill for an act relating to family law; allowing allocation of income tax dependency exemptions in child support matters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 518A.38, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Stumpf, Tomassoni, Wiger and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 849: A bill for an act relating to education funding; appropriating money for the Minnesota Learning Resource Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 850: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a weather transmitter.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Saxhaug, Anderson, Latz and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 851: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to public safety for a grant for training community safety personnel about the use of de-escalation techniques.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 852: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of Robert Street in West St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Dziedzic; Saxhaug; Limmer; Petersen, B. and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 853: A bill for an act relating to local government; appropriating money for data practices training and technical assistance for local units of government through the Information Policy Analysis Division of the Department of Administration.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ruud, Rosen, Weber, Koenen and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 854: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying rules for assessor accreditation and assistants to county assessors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 270C.9901; 273.061, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Fischbach, Rosen, Ortman and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 855: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the long-term care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.0672, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Nelson, Clausen, Wiger, Pratt and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 856: A bill for an act relating to education; directing eligible public postsecondary institutions to give full credit to students for completed PSEO courses; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 124D.09, subdivision 12; 135A.101, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Sheran, Dziedzic, Kent, Newman and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 857: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a working group to study and make recommendations on establishing a Silver Alert system; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Pederson, J. and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 858: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying eligibility for safe routes to schools grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 174.40, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 859: A bill for an act relating to public safety; fire marshal; revising school inspection schedules and funding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 299F.012, subdivision 1; 299F.47, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 299F.47, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 860: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting counties to have audits performed by certified public accountant firms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 6.48.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 861: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a reduced classification rate for property of a congressionally chartered veterans organization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 273.13, subdivision 25.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Brown, Marty, Torres Ray, Anderson and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 862: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; requiring legislators to disclose certain travel payments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Bonoff, Cohen, Clausen, Sheran and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 863: A bill for an act relating to education; postsecondary; establishing a budget for higher education; appropriating money to the Office of Higher Education, the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota, and the Mayo Clinic; modifying the state grant deduction; making changes to the assigned family responsibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Hawj and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 864: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing training for peace officers in de-escalation techniques; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 626.8452, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Marty, Hawj, Goodwin and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 865: A bill for an act relating to marriage; authorizing notaries to perform civil marriages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 359.04; 517.04.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rosen, Benson, Stumpf, Marty and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 866: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Smile Healthy Minnesota 2016 grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Dibble, Jensen, Kiffmeyer, Rest and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 867: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money from the fire safety account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 299F.012, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni, Saxhaug, Bakk and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 868: A bill for an act relating to environment; prohibiting application of wild rice water quality standards until certain conditions are met.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hayden and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 869: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for long-term homeless supportive services.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Eken, Rosen and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 870: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a tax credit for modification or improvements to homes of people with disabilities; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Clausen, Pratt, Nelson, Miller and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 871: A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating the process for determining whether a student at the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities requires remedial education; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 872: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing bottle sales for microdistilleries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 340A.22, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Osmek, Gazelka, Goodwin, Metzen and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 873: A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing fair repair requirements for manufacturers of digital electronic products; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Koenen, Eken, Dziedzic and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 874: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing appropriation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 477A.03, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hawj, Scalze, Marty, Pappas and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 875: A bill for an act relating to the arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Chinese garden.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Scalze, Marty, Cohen and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 876: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the China Friendship Garden in Phalen-Keller Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sparks, Ruud and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 877: A bill for an act relating to utilities; establishing requirements relating to crossing railroad rights-of-way by utilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 878: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; modifying disaster assistance; appropriating money for courts, Guardian Ad Litem Board, Uniform Laws Commission, Board on Judicial Standards, Board of Public Defense, sentencing guidelines, public safety, Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Board, Private Detective Board, human rights, and corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 12.221, subdivision 6; 12B.15, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 12B.25, subdivision 1; 12B.40; Laws 2013, chapter 86, article 1, section 9.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Bonoff, Rest and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 879: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Plymouth Ice Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Ruud and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 880: A bill for an act relating to public safety; addressing the collection of biological specimens for DNA analysis; imposing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 299C.105.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rest, Gazelka and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 881: A bill for an act relating to estates; providing apportionment of taxes occasioned by a decedent's death; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 524.3-916.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Dibble and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 882: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for highway-rail grade separation project in Plymouth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rosen, Lourey, Benson, Hoffman and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 883: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; changing licensing provisions for the Board of Social Work; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 148E.075; 148E.080, subdivisions 1, 2; 148E.180, subdivisions 2, 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 148E.060, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Rosen and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 884: A bill for an act relating to retirement; volunteer firefighter relief associations; implementing the recommendations of the state auditor's volunteer firefighter working group; addressing various disbursement and accounting issues; addressing various benefit issues; updating volunteer fire state aid references; addressing various relief association establishment and membership issues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 69.051, subdivision 1a; 69.80; 424A.001, by adding a subdivision; 424A.002, subdivision 1; 424A.016, subdivision 4; 424A.02, subdivisions 3, 3a, 9a; 424A.05, subdivisions 2, 3; 424A.092, subdivisions 3, 6; 424A.093, subdivisions 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Rest, Dibble, Eaton, Champion and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 885: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for highway-rail grade separation project in Crystal; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Rest, Dibble, Eaton, Champion and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 886: A resolution memorializing the Surface Transportation Board to require an environmental impact statement on construction of railroad connector track in Crystal, Minnesota, which permits an alternative routing of unit trains transporting oil products through the Twin Cities metropolitan area.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Eken, Hoffman and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 887: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing statutory cities to set candidate filing fees by ordinance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 205.13, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Saxhaug and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 888: A bill for an act relating to the operation of state government; providing funding for the legislature, constitutional officers, and other agencies, boards, councils, commissions, and state entities; changing certain government programs; changing requirement for targeted group business; changing licensing provisions for pari-mutuel horse racing; changing the monthly regulatory fee for lawful gambling; specifying additional uses for the "Support Our Troops Fund"; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 16A.28, subdivision 1; 16C.16, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 16C.19; 190.19, subdivision 2a; 240.08, subdivision 4; 240.10; 349.16, subdivision 6a; Laws 2013, chapter 142, article 1, section 10; Laws 2014, chapter 287, section 25.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Eaton, Sparks, Carlson and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 889: A bill for an act relating to human rights; providing compliance oversight for human rights claims; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 363A.06, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Marty and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 890: A bill for an act relating to worker dignity; enabling low-income workers to meet basic needs; extending the phased-in minimum wage increase; increasing the working family credit to exceed the federal earned income tax credit; providing increased child care assistance to all low-income workers; reestablishing the Minnesota emergency employment development program; reducing welfare costs to taxpayers; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, 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, subdivision 7; 119B.10; 119B.11, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 119B.15; 119B.24; 177.24, subdivision 1; 290.0671, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 20, 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.07; 119B.09, subdivisions 3, 4a; 119B.11, subdivision 4; 290.0671, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 891: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; prohibiting withholding for purposes of Minnesota individual income tax; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 270C.59; 270C.60; 270C.66; 289A.09; 289A.20, subdivision 2; 289A.25, subdivision 8; 290.92; 290.9201, subdivisions 7, 8, 11; 290.923.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hayden and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 892: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying eligibility for group residential housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 256I.04, subdivision 1; 256I.06, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hawj, Dibble, Torres Ray and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 893: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for programs to help foreign-born and other students succeed in nursing programs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 894: A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making certain county offices appointive in Cottonwood County.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Sparks, Dahms, Eken and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 895: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; prohibiting regulation of voice-over-Internet protocol service and Internet protocol-enabled service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 237.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Skoe, Tomassoni and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 896: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying funding of soil and water conservation districts; providing that county levies for soil and water conservation districts are special taxing district levies; appropriating money for soil and water conservation district grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 275.066; 275.07, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Skoe and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 897: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Heartland Trail extension from Park Rapids to Itasca State Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Schmit; Dibble; Senjem; Pederson, J. and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 898: A bill for an act relating to highways; providing for use of certain national standards in design and construction of state-aid streets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 162.02, by adding a subdivision; 162.09, by adding a subdivision; 174.75, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 899: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the farm to food shelf program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Schmit, Eken, Koenen, Anderson and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 900: A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting sale and purchase of firearms in any state where lawful under federal Gun Control Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 624.71.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Schmit, Saxhaug, Ruud, Ingebrigtsen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 901: A bill for an act relating to skier and ski area responsibilities; establishing safety and liability standards; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 184C.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Eken, Miller, Nelson, Senjem and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 902: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying requirements for the State Quality Council and regional quality councils; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.097, subdivisions 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Hall; Housley; Gazelka; Pederson, J. and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 903: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring permission to enter all privately owned land for outdoor recreation purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97B.001, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hall, Stumpf, Gazelka, Nienow and Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 904: A bill for an act relating to health; creating the Born Alive Infants Protection Act; providing for civil remedies and protections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 145.423.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 905: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to sell a certain parcel of land located north of Elgin.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Carlson, Nelson, Eken, Rosen and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 906: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the collaboration of community services partners demonstration project.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Eken, Stumpf and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 907: A bill for an act relating to taxation; economic development; providing permanent tax reduction authority to border city enterprise zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 469.169, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Fischbach and Westrom introduced--
S.F. No. 908: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring legislative approval of salaries for certain executive branch officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 3.855, subdivision 3; 15A.0815, subdivisions 1, 5.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 909: A bill for an act relating to building codes; regulating the heating, ventilating, and cooling occupation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.