State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 2, 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.
Senators Limmer and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1218: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; removing redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to laws, statutes, and rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 5.25, subdivision 5; 13.321, subdivision 2a, by adding a subdivision; 13.3806, subdivision 1b; 13.381, subdivision 14a; 13.461, subdivisions 3, 7a; 13.602, subdivision 2; 13.681, by adding a subdivision; 13.72, subdivision 12; 13.871, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 16A.126, subdivision 1; 16C.137, subdivision 2; 16D.04, subdivision 1; 81A.04, subdivision 1; 82.67, subdivision 3; 82.72, subdivision 3; 116D.04, subdivision 2a; 116L.146; 119A.50, subdivision 3; 120A.41; 122A.23, subdivision 2; 122A.414, subdivision 2; 122A.61, subdivision 1; 124D.10, subdivision 4; 124D.20, subdivision 8; 124D.861, subdivision 3; 125A.79, subdivisions 4, 8; 127A.441; 127A.49, subdivisions 2, 3; 144.0724, subdivision 4; 144.227, subdivision 1; 144A.10, subdivision 16; 161.3209, subdivision 3; 168A.03, subdivision 1; 169.781, subdivisions 1, 2; 174.12, subdivision 8; 241.332, subdivision 2; 241.335, subdivision 2; 241.336, subdivision 3; 244.05, subdivision 5; 245.466, subdivision 3a; 245.4871, subdivision 13; 245.4874, subdivision 1; 245.4877; 245.493, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2; 245A.191; 245A.192, subdivision 11; 245A.50, subdivision 4; 245C.03, subdivision 2; 245C.22, subdivision 5; 245D.061, subdivision 1; 253B.07, subdivision 7; 254B.05, subdivision 5; 256.01, subdivision 14b; 256.969, subdivisions 8, 23; 256B.0654, subdivision 2b; 256B.199; 256B.76, subdivision 4; 256J.14; 256J.21, subdivision 2; 256J.61; 260B.185, subdivision 1; 268.046, subdivision 1; 297A.68, subdivision 2; 297E.02, subdivision 6; 299C.61, subdivision 4; 299F.01, subdivision 2; 299L.02, subdivision 5; 299L.07, subdivision 5; 322C.0102, subdivision 6; 325D.40, subdivision 2; 325E.028, subdivision 4; 326B.04, subdivision 2; 403.09, subdivision 3; 412.014; 466A.01, subdivision 6; 471.87; 473.604, subdivision 3; 477A.011, subdivisions 30, 30a, 42; 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9; 477A.015; 477A.03, subdivisions 2a, 2c; 477A.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 477A.16, subdivisions 1, 2; 477A.19, subdivisions 4, 5; 480A.09, subdivision 2; 518B.01, subdivision 4; 572A.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.106, subdivision 2; 609.19, subdivision 1; 609.223, subdivision 2; 609.266; 609.531, subdivision 1; 626.556, subdivision 3c; 626.8463, subdivision 1; 626.8555; 629.725; Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 8, section 40; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 13.381, subdivision 17; 13.46, subdivision 13; 13.681, subdivision 7; 126C.01, subdivision 9; 239.001; 256B.0625, subdivision 50; 273.111, subdivision 9a; 469.1816; Laws 2014, chapter 228, article 1, section 2; Laws 2014, chapter 291, article 10, section 4; article 11, sections 15; 16; 21; Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 25, section 11; article 28, section 1; Minnesota Rules, parts 4900.3401; 8710.3000, subpart 5; 8710.3200, subpart 6; 8710.3310, subpart 5; 8710.3320, subpart 5; 8710.3330, subpart 5; 8710.3340, subpart 5; 8710.4000, subpart 5; 8710.4050, subpart 5; 8710.4200, subpart 5; 8710.4250, subpart 5; 8710.4300, subpart 5; 8710.4310, subpart 5; 8710.4320, subpart 5; 8710.4400, subpart 5; 8710.4450, subpart 5; 8710.4500, subpart 5; 8710.4550, subpart 5; 8710.4600, subpart 5; 8710.4650, subpart 5; 8710.4700, subpart 5; 8710.4750, subpart 9; 8710.4800, subpart 5; 8710.4850, subpart 5; 8710.4900, subpart 5; 8710.4950, subpart 9.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rosen, Miller, Eaton, Sheran and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1219: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the schedules of controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 152.02, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Clausen, Wiger and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1220: A bill for an act relating to education; removing language excluding retired principals who serve as a substitute principal from continuing education requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 122A.14, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Hoffman and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1221: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing exemptions for nonprofit animal shelters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ortman, Osmek, Hann, Chamberlain and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1222: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the definition of a resident; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.01, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rosen, Koenen, Dahle, Dahms and Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 1223: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for a grant to Farmamerica the Minnesota agricultural interpretive center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Chamberlain, Thompson and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 1224: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the K-12 education expense subtraction and credit; extending the credit to tuition; increasing the subtraction and credit amounts; increasing the income phaseout for the credit; adjusting the credit and subtraction amount and credit phaseout threshold for inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Stumpf, Dibble, Ingebrigtsen, Weber and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1225: A bill for an act relating to waters; appropriating money for feasibility study of section 404 permit program.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 1226: A bill for an act relating to waters; requiring adoption of rules for regulating discharge of dredged and fill material into state waters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 103G.2375.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Skoe, Stumpf, Metzen, Senjem and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1227: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying lawful gambling taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 297E.01, by adding a subdivision; 297E.02, subdivisions 1, 6; 297E.06, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Sieben, Carlson and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1228: A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing the Elections Emergency Planning Task Force; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Rosen and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 1229: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing grants for services for indigent individuals with emergency medical conditions or complex or chronic health conditions; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1230: 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 Energy.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1231: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to design and construct a memorial honoring Filipino veterans.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gazelka, Pratt, Chamberlain, Brown and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 1232: A bill for an act relating to health; repealing MNsure statutes and rules; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 62V.01; 62V.02; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; 62V.10; 62V.11; Minnesota Rules, parts 7700.0010; 7700.0020; 7700.0030; 7700.0040; 7700.0050; 7700.0060; 7700.0070; 7700.0080; 7700.0090; 7700.0100; 7700.0101; 7700.0105.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Benson, Rosen and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1233: A bill for an act relating to children; requiring reports of maltreatment; establishing a crime of chemical endangerment of unborn children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 626.5561, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Hawj, Pappas, Kent, Cohen and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 1234: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the reconstruction of the Kellogg-Third Street bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state transportation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1235: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Torres Ray, Wiger and Hawj introduced--
S.F. No. 1236: A bill for an act relating to education; reporting data on homeless and highly mobile students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 120B.30, subdivision 3; 120B.31, subdivision 4; 120B.36, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1237: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain assessment provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 120B.30, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Metzen, Housley and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1238: A bill for an act relating to liquor; creating an 8:00 a.m. on-sale opening time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 340A.504, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 1239: A bill for an act relating to education; adding school personnel notice and reporting requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Sparks, Eken, Sheran and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1240: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1241: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; prohibiting the use of pollinator lethal insecticides on wildlife management areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 86A.05, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dibble, Carlson and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1242: A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating a road-user charge working group to study and report on issues concerning implementation of a road-user charge as an alternative to motor fuels tax; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1243: A bill for an act relating to water; appropriating money from the clean water fund for wastewater treatment system planning.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Osmek and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1244: A bill for an act relating to public safety; corrections; requiring persons placed on intensive supervised release from prison to be placed on electronic monitoring immediately upon release; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 244.15, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Johnson, Wiklund, Stumpf, Dahms and Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 1245: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a video resource grant program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clausen, Wiklund, Kiffmeyer, Lourey and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1246: A bill for an act relating to health; implementing investment priorities of the Legislative Health Care Workforce Council; establishing a grant program to expand clinical training of advanced practice registered nurses, physician assistants, and mental health professionals; establishing a grant program to expand primary care residency training; providing an incentive payment for health professions student preceptors and medical resident preceptors; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1247: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for the Hennepin Center for the Arts; amending Laws 2014, chapter 294, article 1, section 21, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Stumpf, Bonoff, Pratt, Kent and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 1248: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing a computer science course credit to fulfill a math credit requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 120B.024, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Dibble and Brown introduced--
S.F. No. 1249: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying licensing exclusions for the direct sale of certain prepared food; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 28A.15, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Osmek, Brown, Pratt, Nienow and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 1250: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing transitway development and finance; establishing certain legislative authorization requirements; specifying permissible uses and prioritizing uses of revenue from a metropolitan transportation area sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 174.636, by adding a subdivision; 174.92; 174.93, subdivision 1; 297A.992, subdivisions 1, 6, 6a; 398A.04, by adding a subdivision; 473.399, by adding a subdivision; 473.4051, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.992, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Rest, Limmer, Dziedzic and Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1251: A bill for an act relating to condemnation; limiting railroad condemnation power in Hennepin County for public safety reasons; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383B.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1252: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; modifying the sale of cigarette stamps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 297F.08, subdivisions 5, 7, 8; 297F.09, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Chamberlain, Eaton, Thompson and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1253: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a technology corporate franchise tax certificate transfer program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 290.01, subdivision 29; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Pratt, Metzen, Gazelka and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 1254: A bill for an act relating to MNsure; requiring the commissioner of commerce to seek federal approval to allow small businesses health care tax credit for enrollment occurring in small group health plans outside of MNsure.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1255: A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying requirements related to access to and transfer of MNsure data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 62V.06, subdivisions 5, 8.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1256: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; eliminating dedication of certain license revenue for wolf management and monitoring; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97A.075, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Eken, Hawj and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1257: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to the Minnesota State Council on Disability.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Champion introduced--
S.F. No. 1258: A bill for an act relating to courts; increasing mandatory retirement age for judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 490.121, subdivision 21d.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Dziedzic, Dibble, Champion, Hayden and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1259: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money from the state transportation fund for repair and rehabilitation of the 10th Avenue bridge in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Gazelka and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1260: A bill for an act relating to broadband; appropriating money for the broadband development grant program.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Marty, Eaton, Hayden, Sieben and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1261: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring analysis of impact on health care costs from reducing air pollution.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Housley and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 1262: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a toddler tax credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Skoe, Koenen and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 1263: A bill for an act relating to energy; allowing public utility commission approval for rate recovery for natural gas extension projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Brown and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 1264: A bill for an act relating to constitutional rights; prohibiting application of foreign law in certain cases; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 546.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Jensen and Gazelka introduced--
S.F. No. 1265: A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting individuals to contract with an insurance producer to advocate on the individual's behalf with respect to health coverage with an insurance company; regulating payment of commissions by issuers of qualified health plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 60K.31, by adding subdivisions; 60K.48, by adding a subdivision; 60K.49, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62V.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Jensen, Franzen, Saxhaug, Rosen and Newman introduced--
S.F. No. 1266: A bill for an act relating to human rights; providing a small business exemption from unfair discriminatory practices in employment based on familial status; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 363A.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Eken and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1267: A bill for an act relating to State Building Code; authorizing border cities to adopt changes to the code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 326B.121, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1268: A bill for an act relating to the city of Eagan; tax increment financing; amending Laws 2014, chapter 308, article 6, section 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Sieben, Goodwin and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 1269: A bill for an act relating to public safety; addressing needs of incarcerated women relating to pregnancy and childbirth; requiring a report on use of restraints; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 241.88, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 241.89, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Pappas and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 1270: A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending provisions on data privacy, predatory offender registration, evidence, crime victim protections, and criminal defenses relating to sex trafficking; creating new criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 13.82, subdivision 17; 243.166, subdivision 1b; 609.1095, subdivision 1; 609.324, subdivision 1; 609.325, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 609.3471; 611A.26, subdivisions 1, 6; 617.242, subdivision 6; 628.26.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 1271: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring a livestock industry study.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Hawj, Hoffman, Senjem and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 1272: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Services Division; appropriating money for services for people who are deaf, deafblind, or hard-of-hearing.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Petersen, B. ; Bonoff and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 1273: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing an alternative teacher preparation grant program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senators Pappas, Eaton and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 1274: A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying a labor agreement for individual providers of direct support services.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Hayden, Lourey, Sheran and Eaton introduced--
S.F. No. 1275: A bill for an act relating to health care; establishing a Health Care Innovation Task Force; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Pappas, Wiger and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1276: A bill for an act relating to education; youth development; establishing an educational partnership fund; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 1277: A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a bridge over signed Interstate Highway 94 in St. Paul as John Alleman Memorial Bridge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Pappas, Eaton, Sheran, Sieben and Wiklund introduced--
S.F. No. 1278: A bill for an act relating to health; changing employee benefits; regulating insurance; providing for disclosure of benefit information by certain employers; providing for enforcement; providing religious exemptions; requiring health plans to cover contraceptive methods, sterilization, and related medical services, patient education, and counseling; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 177.27, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62Q; 181.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Thompson, Newman, Chamberlain and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1279: A bill for an act relating to local government; establishing a grant program to finance public infrastructure for cities using a portion of the city local government aid program to fund the grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9, by adding a subdivision; 477A.03, subdivision 2a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Stumpf and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1280: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota to support clinical medical research and establish and hire medical discovery teams; requesting a report to the legislature.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Stumpf and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1281: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota to support the healthy Minnesota initiative.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scalze, Wiger, Chamberlain, Kent and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1282: A bill for an act relating to courts; modifying the disposition of certain fines, penalties, and forfeitures in Ramsey County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 484.85.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ortman, Senjem and Thompson introduced--
S.F. No. 1283: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; clarifying the definition of retail sales as it relates to fiber optic and communication cable; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.61, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Ortman; Petersen, B. ; Hall; Tomassoni and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1284: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying stay of sentence maximum periods; requiring public defender at all probation revocation hearings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 609.135, subdivision 2; 609.14, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Westrom, Senjem, Tomassoni and Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 1285: A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing unconventional vehicles; providing for vehicle registration, titling, and operation on streets and highways; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 168.002, subdivision 24; 168A.05, by adding a subdivision; 169.011, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Dziedzic, Dahle, Clausen, Sheran and Nelson introduced--
S.F. No. 1286: A bill for an act relating to higher education; creating the summer academic enrichment program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1287: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain pupil unit provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 126C.05, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1288: A bill for an act relating to counties; repealing the requirement for appointment of an overseer of roads in unorganized territories of a county; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 375.23.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Latz, Hayden and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 1289: A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling law enforcement and family members to petition a court to prohibit people from possessing firearms if they pose a significant danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm; requiring the commissioner of human services to create and maintain a centralized register of individuals who voluntarily wish to be ineligible to purchase firearms for a self-determined period of time; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 245.041; 624.713, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 624.7131, subdivisions 1, 2; 624.7132, subdivisions 1, 2; 624.714, subdivisions 3, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 214; 245.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Brown, Koenen, Benson and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1290: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; making a violation of the federal Do Not Call Rule a violation of state law; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Wiklund, Scalze and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1291: A bill for an act relating to manufactured homes; park lot rentals; making changes to the manufactured home relocation trust fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 327C.095, subdivisions 12, 13.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1292: A bill for an act relating to human services; regulating nonemergency medical transportation providers; modifying payment rates for nonemergency medical transportation services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 174.29, subdivision 1; 174.30, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0625, subdivisions 17, 17a, 18a, 18e; Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 24, section 45, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1293: A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the offense of fifth degree criminal sexual conduct; creating the crime of adulteration by bodily fluid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 243.166, subdivision 1b; 609.3451, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Ortman, Dziedzic, Hann and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 1294: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing a state general tax refund for certain businesses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1295: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for grants to assisted living facilities for assistive technology.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1296: A bill for an act relating to rural economic development; creating an organic agriculture financing program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1297: A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; modifying audit requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 477A.017, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1298: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sales of certain tax-forfeited lands in St. Louis County.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Dibble; Petersen, B. and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 1299: A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the use of unmanned aerial vehicles by law enforcement agencies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Benson, Clausen and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 1300: A bill for an act relating to higher education; data practices; requiring changes to campus policies on sexual harassment and sexual violence; encouraging good faith reporting of sexual harassment and sexual violence; requiring coordination between postsecondary institutions and law enforcement; requiring postsecondary institutions to create an online reporting system; restricting access to data; requiring training of campus security officers and administrators; requiring institutions provide student health services for victims of sexual assault; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 135A.15, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development.
Senator Petersen, B. introduced--
S.F. No. 1301: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting certain practices relating to property management; providing remedies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Weber introduced--
S.F. No. 1302: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for veterinary diagnostic laboratory equipment and facilities.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 1303: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain authorities; extending expiration of citizen oversight committees; providing for compliance with federal law; modifying enforcement provisions; modifying provisions to take, possess, and transport wild animals; providing for certain licenses; modifying landowner's bill of rights; providing criminal penalties; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 84.027, subdivision 13a; 84.0274, subdivisions 3, 5; 84D.03, subdivision 3; 97A.045, subdivision 11; 97A.055, subdivision 4b; 97A.057, subdivision 1; 97A.211, subdivisions 1, 2; 97A.255, subdivision 4; 97A.425, subdivisions 1, 2; 97A.435, subdivision 4; 97A.475, subdivision 21, by adding a subdivision; 97B.001, subdivision 7; 97B.081, subdivision 3; 97B.085, subdivision 2; 97B.668; 97B.701, by adding a subdivision; 97B.905, subdivision 1; 97B.931, subdivision 2; 97C.005, subdivision 3; 97C.301, by adding a subdivision; 97C.345, by adding a subdivision; 97C.501, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 97A; 97B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 97A.475, subdivision 25; 97B.905, subdivision 3; Minnesota Rules, part 6264.0400, subparts 27, 28.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1304: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a legislative budget office; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 3.98; 3.987, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.