State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Friday, April 24, 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.
Senator Jensen introduced--
S.F. No. 2116: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; requiring notice of automatic renewal cancellation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Pratt and Osmek introduced--
S.F. No. 2117: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; providing for metropolitan county commissioners to serve as members of the Metropolitan Council; modifying the vote required to approve Metropolitan Council policies, plans, and budgets; modifying the Metropolitan Land Planning Act to eliminate authority of the Metropolitan Council to require local comprehensive plan amendments in response to council policies, plans, and system statements; establishing a blue ribbon commission to study and make recommendations on metropolitan governance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 473.123, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding subdivisions; 473.145; 473.175, subdivisions 1, 2; 473.851; 473.856; 473.858, subdivision 1; 473.859, subdivisions 3, 4; 473.864, subdivision 2; 473.865, subdivision 2; 473.87; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 473.123, subdivisions 2a, 3, 3a, 3e; 473.175, subdivision 3; 473.857; 473.864, subdivision 1; 473.866; Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2118: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; modifying previous appropriations; providing for the sale, conveyance, and disposition of state bond-financed property; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 219.166; 462A.37, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2012, chapter 293, section 3, subdivision 18; Laws 2013, chapter 136, section 4, as amended; Laws 2014, chapter 294, article 1, sections 4, subdivision 3; 15, subdivision 2; 18, subdivisions 3, 4; 21, subdivisions 10, 16, 18; Laws 2014, chapter 295, section 10, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2119: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; temporarily lifting the monetary mediation threshold for poultry producers directly affected by avian influenza.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 2120: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to the farm advocates program and the farmer assistance network for assistance to turkey producers directly affected by avian influenza.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Torres Ray, Hayden, Senjem, Champion and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2121: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for construction of a facility for the Family Partnership.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.