State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 26, 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 Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1982: A bill for an act relating to volunteer firefighters; expanding areas eligible for aid; making the program ongoing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 69.022, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 69.022, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hawj, Dziedzic, Champion and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1983: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for culturally appropriate fitness grants for immigrant women.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Senjem and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1984: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing the expiration date for the Mississippi River Parkway Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 161.1419, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 1985: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying participation requirements in certain public health care programs for dental service providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 256B.0644.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Thompson and Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1986: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Dennison for sewage treatment system improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Hawj, Dziedzic, Schmit, Sparks and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1987: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for shade tree grant purposes.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1988: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 1989: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying and correcting appropriations of general obligation bond proceeds; amending Laws 2014, chapter 294, article 1, sections 4, subdivision 3; 15, subdivision 2; 18, subdivision 4; 21, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 1990: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for language preservation.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Petersen, B. and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 1991: A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for highway-rail grade separation project in the city of Ramsey; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Torres Ray, Stumpf, Hoffman, Senjem and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1992: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for historic sites and historic preservation, including Historic Fort Snelling; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1993: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; creating the agriculture research, education, extension, and technology transfer grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 1994: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for a local food promotion and education event.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1995: A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating the Ag2School debt service property tax credit; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 1996: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying certain facilities funding provisions; creating a long-term facilities maintenance revenue program for certain school districts and educational cooperatives; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 123B.57, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 123B.591.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1997: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for grants to filmmakers and production companies from the refugee community in Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Tomassoni, Metzen, Ingebrigtsen and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 1998: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the Eastside Enterprise Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hawj, Tomassoni, Metzen, Ingebrigtsen and Scalze introduced--
S.F. No. 1999: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Asian Economic Development Association.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Rest, Osmek, Latz and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2000: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring Metropolitan Council to study and report on feasibility of use of commuter rail transit in or near the Interstate Highway 394 Corridor and the feasibility of connecting the Interstate Highway 394 and Southwest Light Rail Transit Corridors; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senator Schmit introduced--
S.F. No. 2001: A bill for an act relating to human services finance; appropriating money for a pilot program for home-based monitoring of persons with disabilities.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.