State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Saturday, May 16, 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 Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2197: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating licensure for music therapists; imposing fees and civil penalties; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148G.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Metzen, Gazelka, Jensen and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2198: A bill for an act relating to insurance; providing an exemption for health care sharing ministries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 60A.02, by adding a subdivision; 60A.24.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2199: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to create quiet zones at railroad-highway crossings in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2200: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to Heritage Village Park in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2201: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Inver Wood Golf Course in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2202: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of Broderick Boulevard in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2203: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Veterans Memorial Community Center in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Sheran, Rosen, Carlson, Jensen and Hall introduced--
S.F. No. 2204: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing Minnesota River Basin Commission; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Energy.
Senators Jensen and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2205: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating insurance fraud; regulating the wrongful detaining, suspending, or denying of no-fault auto benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 45.0135, subdivisions 2b, 8; 65B.54, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 65B.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Schmit, Sieben and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2206: A bill for an act relating to transportation; specifying corridor for high-speed rail line.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety.
Senators Cohen and Hayden introduced--
S.F. No. 2207: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota employment and training center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senators Koenen, Gazelka, Senjem, Eaton and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2208: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a tax refund program for restaurant and hotel renovations or repair; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
Senators Rest, Gazelka, Koenen, Eaton and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2209: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing for a prepared food donation credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19c; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Rest, Gazelka, Koenen, Senjem and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 2210: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a reduced rate for electricity, natural or artificial gas, propane, and water sold to restaurants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 297A.62, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Reinert and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2211: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IX, section 1; changing the method for amending the constitution.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senator Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2212: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for nonpartisan legislative elections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 204D.08, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Reinert and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2213: A bill for an act relating to taxes; creating a Tax Expenditure Advisory Commission; providing for review and sunset of tax expenditures; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290D.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Reinert and Miller introduced--
S.F. No. 2214: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying primary elections for partisan offices; requiring the top two vote getters in partisan primary races to be placed on the general election ballot; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 200.02, subdivisions 7, 23; 204B.03; 204B.07, subdivision 4; 204C.13, subdivision 3; 204C.21, subdivision 3; 204C.32, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.05, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.08, subdivision 4; 204D.10, subdivision 1; 204D.20, subdivisions 1, 2; 206.61, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 204B.04, subdivisions 2, 3; 204D.07, subdivision 2; 204D.08, subdivision 5; 204D.13, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Reinert, Kent, Osmek, Carlson and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing shipments of malt liquor into Minnesota with certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 297G.07, subdivision 1; 340A.417.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Petersen, B. and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to health; removing natural marijuana as a Schedule I controlled substance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 152.02, subdivision 2; 152.027, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Human Services and Housing.
Senators Miller, Anderson and Reinert introduced--
S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the legislature to meet in odd years only; requiring submission of governor's operating and capital budget in odd-numbered year; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 3.011; 16A.11, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Dibble and Johnson introduced--
S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing a process for community ownership of a major league soccer team; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 4B.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government.
Senators Kent, Limmer and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to privacy; establishing student user privacy in education rights; requiring online educational services to comply with security and privacy standards; prohibiting use of student information for targeted marketing or creation of student profiles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 13.321, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.