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Higher Education Finance and Policy

2021-2022 Regular Session

Report Date: July 2, 2022 9:01:41 AM

Bill # Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF10 Osmek Regent Candidate Advisory Council repeal 01/07/2021
SF40 Draheim Higher education state grant program institution requirements modification 01/11/2021
SF41 Draheim Minnesota State Colleges and Universities providing affordable textbooks for a percentage of courses requirement 01/11/2021
SF42 Draheim Mental health professional loan forgiveness program establishment 01/11/2021 03/04/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See HF2725
SF111 Clausen Direct Care Service Corps pilot project establishment and appropriation 02/01/2021
SF112 Clausen Minnesota merit-based scholarship program establishment 01/14/2021
SF113 Clausen Student loan refinancing program eligibility expansion and appropriation 01/14/2021
SF114 Clausen Reverse credit transfer agreement for higher education requirement 01/14/2021
SF233 Bigham University of Minnesota per- and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) substances research review; appropriation 01/21/2021
SF248 Clausen University of Minnesota pharmacogenomics (PGx) task force establishment; appropriation 01/21/2021
SF250 Draheim Higher education loan program interest rate cap 01/21/2021
SF274 Goggin State colleges and universities surplus federal property fees waiver; appropriation 01/25/2021
SF526 Koran Black Men Teach Twin Cities grant appropriation 02/01/2021 02/16/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF829 Clausen College Possible appropriation 02/11/2021 03/11/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF863 Hoffman Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees adoption of retroactive internship credit standards requirement 02/11/2021 02/23/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF869 Tomassoni Higher education provisions modifications 02/11/2021 03/02/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF905 Fateh New measurement of economic welfare establishment; inclusion of the economic measure in the state budget forecast requirement; appropriating money 02/11/2021
SF964 Rarick Higher education projects specifications eligibility for grant funds 02/11/2021 03/02/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF967 Dziedzic Higher education summer academic enrichment program appropriation 02/11/2021 02/23/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF975 Tomassoni Omnibus higher education policy and finance bill 02/11/2021 06/09/2021 See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF980 Nelson Higher education facilities authority rename as Minnesota Health and Education Facilities Authority; health care facilities construction and finance authority; bond capacity increase 02/15/2021 02/23/2021 Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
SF1103 Putnam Hunger free campus designation expansion and appropriation; expiration repeal 02/17/2021 03/02/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF1139 Clausen Addiction medicine graduate medical education fellowship appropriation 02/18/2021
SF1301 Tomassoni Workforce development scholarships clarification and expansion 02/22/2021 03/02/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF1306 Rarick Grant and waiver programs for certain students formerly in foster care establishment 02/22/2021 03/04/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1418 Housley Spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury research grant program establishment in the department of human services; advisory council membership; appropriation 02/25/2021 03/04/2021 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
SF1434 Mathews St. Cloud State University employee teachers retirement association coverage and retroactive coverage election authorization 02/25/2021
SF1502 Duckworth Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights 02/25/2021 03/09/2021 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy See First Special Session 2021, HF6, Art. 6, Sec. 1-11
SF1575 Bakk Minnesota State Colleges and Universities board of trustees operations and maintenance supplemental aid appropriation 03/01/2021 03/09/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1599 Putnam Higher education Z-Degree program modification and appropriation 03/01/2021 See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF1631 Tomassoni Student success basic needs barrier reduction requirement and appropriation 03/01/2021 03/09/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1788 Westrom Teacher shortage loan forgiveness eligibility modification to include nonpublic schools authorization 03/04/2021 03/09/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1975 Tomassoni State higher education state grant parameters modification and appropriation 03/10/2021 03/11/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1976 Rarick Higher education financial records classification requirement 03/22/2021
SF1977 Eichorn Emergency assistance grants for postsecondary students authorization and appropriation 03/10/2021 03/11/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF1984 Duckworth Teacher candidate grant program and teacher shortage loan forgiveness program modification 03/10/2021 03/11/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2001 Abeler Campus mental health services, training, and information requirement and appropriation 03/11/2021 03/16/2021 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF2053 Rarick Office of Higher Education appropriation for a competitive grant to an organization providing vocational and life skills training to young adults with learning differences authorization 03/15/2021
SF2061 Putnam Postsecondary student voter registration provisions modifications 03/15/2021
SF2065 Draheim Z-Degree program expansion and appropriation 03/15/2021 03/16/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF2101 Jasinski Minnesota State Colleges and Universities online differential tuition rate charged for students for certain online courses reimbursement requirement 03/15/2021 03/16/2021 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2146 Tomassoni University of Minnesota Natural Resources Research Institute funding increase appropriation 03/17/2021 See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF2181 Putnam Higher education system state grant program parameters and state colleges and universities developmental education restrictions modifications; office of higher education and MnSCU new grant programs creation; appropriations 03/18/2021 See First Special Session 2021, HF7
SF2223 Benson MnSCU postsecondary education innovation grants program establishment and appropriation 03/22/2021
SF2501 McEwen University of Minnesota Board of Regents member election process modification; University of Minnesota faculty member to serve on the Board of Regents requirement; addressing the effects of redistricting on the Board of Regents authorization 05/06/2021
SF2856 Rarick State grant eligibility requirement expansion for institutions 02/03/2022 03/03/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2894 Tomassoni State grant program student responsibility assignment decrease and appropriation increase 02/07/2022 03/03/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2905 Tomassoni University of Minnesota Natural Resources Research Institute supplemental financing provision 02/07/2022 03/24/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2908 Newton Secondary Technical Education Program facility fabrication lab grant authorization and appropriation 02/07/2022
SF2964 Jasinski Workforce development scholarships expansion and appropriation to include law enforcement 02/07/2022 02/10/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2965 Eichorn Grant program establishment for students pursuing law enforcement degree 02/07/2022 02/10/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3001 Putnam Higher education state grant program parameters modification 02/10/2022 03/17/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3079 Putnam Time-limited tuition relief program establishment for students who pursue a degree in law enforcement and appropriation 02/10/2022
SF3093 Tomassoni Student financial aid, institutional licensure provisions and institutional grant programs policy changes provisions 02/14/2022 02/22/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3134 Clausen Dakota County Technical College driver training facility appropriation 02/14/2022
SF3189 Dziedzic Student teacher grants for student teachers establishment; income tax subtraction for student teacher grants authorization 02/17/2022
SF3229 Coleman Alternative teacher preparation program grant eligibility modification and appropriation 02/17/2022 03/03/2022 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Education Finance and Policy
SF3261 Tomassoni Minnesota State Colleges and Universities appropriations 02/17/2022
SF3318 Bigham Research related to PFAS exposure review by the University of Minnesota request and appropriation 02/21/2022
SF3372 Tomassoni Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research and caregiver support programs appropriation 02/21/2022 03/08/2022 Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
SF3396 Senjem University of Minnesota Extension Service weather resilience program appropriation 02/24/2022
SF3424 Koran Hennepin County Medical Center addiction medicine graduate medical education fellowship program appropriation 02/24/2022 03/22/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3430 Putnam Hunger-free campus program requirements modifications; hunger-free campus grant program funding increase; appropriating money 02/24/2022
SF3431 Dziedzic Emergency assistance for postsecondary students program funding increase and grant program income tax subtraction authorization 02/24/2022
SF3500 Klein Grant program to provide funding for a onetime payment for any teacher with an educational loan creation and appropriation 02/28/2022
SF3510 Tomassoni Omnibus Higher education policy and supplemental appropriations 02/28/2022 03/31/2022 Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance
SF3524 Rarick Legislature provision to elect members to Board of Regents when a vacancy exists during a regular legislative session 02/28/2022
SF3624 Jasinski Owatonna Learn to Earn Coalition appropriation 03/24/2022 03/29/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3654 Senjem University of Minnesota Extension Service weather resilience program appropriation 03/02/2022
SF3714 Rarick Increase Teachers of Color Act strengthening and appropriation 03/03/2022 03/17/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3718 Tomassoni Workforce development scholarships expansion 03/03/2022 03/08/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF3799 Senjem University of Minnesota supplemental financing appropriation to increase access and reduce costs 03/07/2022
SF3818 Coleman Skills path program establishment for employment-based training 03/09/2022 03/17/2022 Recommended to pass as amended and referred to Committee on Education Finance and Policy
SF3818 Coleman Skills path program establishment for employment-based training 03/24/2022 03/17/2022 Recommended to pass as amended and referred to Committee on Education Finance and Policy
SF3846 Kiffmeyer Legislative Salary Council and Mississippi River Parkway Commission provisions modification 03/17/2022 03/29/2022 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
SF3929 Port ACT and SAT test scores use by Minnesota institutions of higher education regulation 03/10/2022
SF3972 Hoffman Inclusive Higher Education Technical Assistance Center and inclusive higher education grant establishment and appropriation 03/14/2022 03/29/2022 Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
SF4023 Jasinski University of Minnesota campus safety supplemental financing appropriation 03/16/2022 03/22/2022 Recommended to pass as amended and referred to Committee on Finance
SF4045 Coleman Provisions governing the Rare Disease Advisory Council modification 03/16/2022 03/29/2022 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy See HF4065
SF4055 Rarick Grant program establishment and appropriation for organizations providing vocational and life skills training to young adults with learning differences and autism 03/16/2022
SF4056 Rarick Minnesota Independence College and Community appropriation for student scholarships and tuition reduction 03/16/2022 03/22/2022 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF4079 Putnam Minimum counselor requirements setting for Minnesota State College campuses 03/16/2022
SF4096 Rarick Allied health technician scholarship program establishment and appropriation 03/17/2022 03/24/2022 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF4146 Johnson Stewart Minnesota State Colleges and Universities land surveying programs appropriation 03/21/2022
SF4147 Dornink Aspiring peace officer grant program establishment and appropriation 03/21/2022
SF4154 Rarick Permanent university fund for mineral research modification 03/21/2022
SF4304 Kunesh Affirmative consent standards in campus sexual assault policies requirement 03/28/2022
SF4430 Lang Paramedic scholarship program establishment and appropriation 04/04/2022
SF4459 Tomassoni Nonprofit private postsecondary institutions eligibility for hunger-free campus grants authorization and appropriation 04/04/2022
SF4508 Rarick Board of Regents request to establish a special commission to review intercollegiate athletics 04/21/2022
SF4549 Rarick Minnesota's Tribal colleges money transfer appropriation 04/27/2022
SF4552 Abeler University of Minnesota green training program authorization and account establishment; appropriating money 04/28/2022
SF4560 Klein Education benefit for dependents of disabled veterans establishment 04/29/2022
SF4580 Rarick Teach for America grant appropriation 05/09/2022
SF4581 Westrom Immunizations exceptions expansion 05/09/2022