State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
12:00 Noon
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 Rosen and Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2012: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing rebates for propane vehicles and fueling stations; establishing a rebate program with the Department of Commerce; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Hoffman, Sparks, Hawj and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2013: A bill for an act relating to employment; establishing a grant program to help low-income, low-skilled individuals enter the workforce; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Goodwin and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2014: A bill for an act relating to the environment; requiring the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority to make the stadium bird safe; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 473J.11, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2015: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an intoxicating liquor license for a municipal athletic complex in St. Cloud.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2016: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for certain postsecondary student transportation.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2017: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for elevator code compliance in historic buildings.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Pederson, J. introduced--
S.F. No. 2018: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; providing for a youth development and crime prevention program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2019: A bill for an act relating to family law; requiring the commissioner of human services to review the parenting expense adjustment; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2020: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying refunds for overpayment; allowing the county auditor to issue certificates for refunds for overpayment to apply to future taxes payable; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 278.12.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2021: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the exemption for Super Bowl admissions tickets; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.68, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2022: A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for technology at the Perpich Center for Arts Education.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2023: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a study on the proposed Paul Bunyan Expressway; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2024: A bill for an act relating to state government; canceling money from Department of Education; appropriating money to Department of Veterans Affairs.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koenen introduced--
S.F. No. 2025: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; changing the tax rate for nicotine solution used in electronic cigarettes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 297F.01, subdivision 19, by adding subdivisions; 297F.05, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 297F.06, subdivisions 1, 4; 325F.77, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2026: A bill for an act relating to state government finance; governing taxation and safety of railroads and pipelines; amending property taxes on railroads; eliminating sunset on assessment of railroads and pipeline companies; appropriating funds for certain railroad crossing improvements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 270.80, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; 270.81, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 270.82; 270.83, subdivisions 1, 2; 270.84; 270.86; 270.87; 272.02, subdivision 9; 275.025, subdivisions 1, 4; 299A.55, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 270.81, subdivision 4; 270.83, subdivision 3; Minnesota Rules, parts 8106.0100, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17, 17a, 18, 19, 20, 21; 8106.0300, subparts 1, 3; 8106.0400; 8106.0500; 8106.0600; 8106.0700; 8106.0800; 8106.9900.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 2027: A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing an American Indian education aid program; eliminating the equalization cap for Bureau of Indian Education schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 124D.81; 124D.83, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.