State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, April 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.
Senators Reinert, Marty, Tomassoni, Stumpf and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2077: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Duluth for transitional housing and community services for homeless youth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2078: A bill for an act relating to courts; requiring court reporters and court reporting firms to charge all parties the same rate for copies of a transcript; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 486.10, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2079: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a reduced classification rate for unimproved commercial and industrial property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 273.13, subdivision 24.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Chamberlain introduced--
S.F. No. 2080: A bill for an act relating to local governments; providing for reverse referendum approval of certain issuance of debt; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 416.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2081: A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for a regional arts center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lourey, Saxhaug and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2082: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a wolf-livestock conflict prevention grants program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 3.737, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Limmer; Petersen, B. ; Newman and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2083: A bill for an act relating to local and state government; abolishing the Metropolitan Council; transferring duties to the commissioners of administration and natural resources; transferring transportation and transit-related functions to Department of Transportation; making conforming amendments to public safety radio communication laws, fiscal disparity laws; providing for payment of bonds and other debt obligations; repealing metropolitan land use planning provisions; ending Metropolitan Council oversight of Metropolitan Airports Commission; transferring Metropolitan Council powers and authority to Metropolitan Parks and Open Space Commission; creating metropolitan area sanitary sewer district; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 3.886, subdivision 4; 4A.02; 6.80, subdivision 3; 10.60, subdivision 1; 10A.01, subdivisions 24, 31, 32, 35; 13.201; 13.685; 13.72, subdivision 9; 15.0597, subdivision 1; 15.0599, subdivision 1; 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 15B.11, subdivision 3; 16A.88, subdivision 2; 16C.073, subdivision 1; 16C.285, subdivision 1; 43A.346, subdivisions 1, 2; 47.52; 65B.43, subdivision 20; 85.016; 85.017; 85.53, subdivision 3; 103B.155; 103B.231, subdivisions 3a, 7, 9, 11; 103B.235, subdivision 3; 103B.255, subdivisions 8, 9, 12; 103D.401; 103D.405, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6; 103G.293; 114C.25; 114D.30, subdivisions 2, 4; 115.741, subdivision 2; 115A.151; 115A.471; 115A.52; 116.16, subdivision 2; 116.182, subdivision 1; 116D.04, subdivision 1a; 116G.03, subdivision 5; 116G.15, subdivisions 2, 5; 116J.401, subdivision 2; 116M.15, subdivision 1; 117.57, subdivision 3; 118A.07, subdivision 1; 124D.892, subdivision 1; 134.201, subdivision 5; 145A.02, subdivision 16; 160.165, subdivision 1; 160.265, subdivision 1; 160.93, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a; 162.09, subdivision 4; 169.306; 169.781, subdivision 1; 169.791, subdivision 5; 169.792, subdivision 11; 174.03, subdivisions 1, 4, 5, 6a; 174.04, subdivisions 1, 2; 174.247; 174.285, subdivision 4; 174.30, subdivision 4; 174.37, subdivision 2; 174.90; 174.93, subdivisions 1, 2; 216C.145, subdivision 1; 216C.15, subdivision 1; 216H.02, subdivision 2; 221.012, subdivision 38; 221.022; 221.031, subdivision 3a; 240.06, subdivision 2; 270.12, subdivision 3; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.066; 275.62, subdivision 3; 275.70, subdivision 4; 297A.70, subdivisions 2, 3; 297A.992, subdivisions 4, 5; 352.01, subdivisions 2a, 2b; 352.03, subdivision 1; 352.04, subdivision 6; 352D.02, subdivision 1; 353.50, subdivision 7; 353.64, subdivision 7a; 363A.44, subdivision 1; 373.40, subdivision 1; 383A.81, subdivision 3; 383B.81, subdivision 3; 398A.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 9; 403.30, subdivision 1; 403.31, subdivisions 4, 5; 403.36, subdivision 1; 414.02, subdivision 3; 414.031, subdivision 4; 462A.04, subdivision 1; 462A.07, subdivision 11; 462A.222, subdivision 4; 462C.04, subdivision 2; 462C.071, subdivision 2; 465.82, subdivision 1; 469.174, subdivision 26; 469.351, subdivision 2; 471.425, subdivision 1; 471.9997; 473.121, subdivisions 2, 14, 24; 473.142; 473.1425; 473.143; 473.144; 473.145; 473.146, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; 473.1466; 473.147; 473.149, subdivision 3; 473.166; 473.167, subdivisions 2, 2a; 473.168, subdivision 2; 473.192, subdivisions 2, 3; 473.223; 473.301, subdivision 2; 473.303; 473.313; 473.315, subdivision 1; 473.325; 473.334, subdivision 1; 473.341; 473.351, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 473.375; 473.384; 473.385; 473.386; 473.387, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 473.3875; 473.39, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 5; 473.391; 473.3925; 473.399; 473.3994; 473.3995; 473.3997; 473.405; 473.4051, subdivision 1; 473.4056, subdivision 1; 473.4057, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8; 473.407, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5; 473.408; 473.409; 473.41, subdivision 1; 473.411, subdivision 5; 473.415, subdivision 1; 473.416; 473.42; 473.436, subdivisions 2, 3, 6; 473.446, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 8, by adding a subdivision; 473.448; 473.449; 473.602; 473.604, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 473.608, subdivision 19; 473.611, subdivision 5; 473.638; 473.64; 473.655; 473.661, subdivision 4; 473.667, subdivision 8; 473.8011; 473.910, subdivision 3; 473F.02, subdivisions 7, 8; 473F.08, subdivisions 3, 5, 7a; 473F.13, subdivision 1; 473H.04, subdivision 3; 473H.06, subdivisions 1, 5; 473H.08, subdivision 4; 473J.25, by adding a subdivision; 477A.011, subdivisions 3, 38; 477A.0124, subdivision 2; 572A.02, subdivision 5; 604B.04, subdivision 7; 609.2231, subdivision 11; 609.594, subdivision 1; 609.6055, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 115; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 3.8841; 103B.235, subdivision 3a; 115.66; 115A.03, subdivision 19; 174.22, subdivision 3; 238.43, subdivision 5; 297A.992, subdivision 12; 403.27; 403.29, subdivision 4; 403.32; 462.382; 462C.071, subdivision 4; 473.121, subdivisions 3, 8, 12; 473.123, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 3a, 3e, 4, 8; 473.125; 473.127; 473.129; 473.1293; 473.132; 473.1565; 473.165; 473.167, subdivisions 3, 4; 473.175; 473.181, subdivisions 2, 5; 473.191; 473.206; 473.208; 473.24; 473.242; 473.245; 473.246; 473.249, subdivisions 1, 2; 473.25; 473.251; 473.253; 473.254; 473.255; 473.3875; 473.388, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 473.39, subdivision 4; 473.3993, subdivision 4; 473.3999; 473.411, subdivisions 3, 4; 473.4461; 473.501, subdivisions 1, 3; 473.504, subdivisions 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12; 473.505; 473.511, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 473.5111; 473.512; 473.513; 473.515; 473.5155; 473.516, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 473.517, subdivisions 1, 3, 6, 10; 473.519; 473.521; 473.523, subdivisions 1, 1a; 473.524; 473.541; 473.542; 473.543, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 473.545; 473.547; 473.549; 473.621, subdivision 6; 473.834, subdivisions 1, 2; 473.851; 473.852, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 473.853; 473.854; 473.856; 473.857; 473.858; 473.859; 473.86; 473.861; 473.862; 473.864; 473.865; 473.866; 473.867, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6; 473.869; 473.87; 473.871; 473.915; 473F.02, subdivision 21; 473F.08, subdivision 3b; 473H.02, subdivisions 7, 8; 473J.25, subdivision 5; Minnesota Rules, parts 5800.0010; 5800.0020; 5800.0030; 5800.0040; 5800.0050; 5800.0060; 5800.0070; 5800.0080; 5800.0090; 5800.0100; 5800.0110; 5800.0120; 5800.0130; 5800.0140; 5800.0150.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dziedzic and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2084: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for an emergency shelter facility in Hennepin County.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2085: A bill for an act relating to alcohol; creating a primary source law for distilled spirits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 340A.311.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2086: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; making various changes in the taxation of agricultural property; creating a valuation exclusion for homeowners over age 65; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 273.11, by adding a subdivision; 273.13, subdivision 23, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2087: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the definition of resident to exclude days spent in Minnesota for medical treatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 290.01, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2088: A bill for an act relating to state government; allowing spending estimates in budget forecast to include inflation adjustments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 16A.103, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Cohen and Goodwin introduced--
S.F. No. 2089: A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that all necessary health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and auditor general for the Minnesota Health Plan; requesting a 1332 waiver; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Johnson and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2090: A resolution expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned, forced organ harvesting from nonconsenting prisoners of conscience, primarily from Falun Gong practitioners imprisoned for their spiritual beliefs, and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups in the People's Republic of China.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.