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Minnesota Legislature

Higher Education Finance and Policy

2019-2020 Regular Session

Report Date: June 20, 2019 9:19:45 AM

Bill # Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF20 Cwodzinski Lyme disease research appropriation 01/10/2019
SF46 Osmek Regent candidate advisory council repeal 01/10/2019
SF130 Draheim Affordable textbooks Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) requirement 01/14/2019
SF143 Newton Anoka Technical College secondary technical education program fabrication lab grant authorization and appropriation 01/14/2019 02/26/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF183 Dziedzic Summer academic enrichment program appropriation 01/17/2019 02/21/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 21
SF187 Dziedzic Affirmative consent standards in campus sexual assault policies requirement and appropriation; sexual violence grant program establishment and appropriation 01/17/2019 See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 25-26
SF275 Clausen Career and technical continuing education program for career and technical education licensure authorization and appropriation 01/17/2019
SF285 Hoffman Large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program appropriation 01/22/2019 See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 30
SF306 Draheim Student loan debt counseling grant program and appropriation 01/22/2019 02/21/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 36; Art. 2, Sec. 18
SF343 Clausen Sexual assault victim notice to include information about the availability of legal advocacy services requirement 01/22/2019 02/14/2019 Amended, laid over and may become part of omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 3
SF378 Bigham Higher education institutions eligibility for the state grant program modification 01/22/2019 03/19/2019 Removed from agenda by author request
SF489 Champion Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center at the University of Minnesota (U of M) appropriation 01/24/2019
SF509 Torres Ray Pell grant stipend modification 01/28/2019
SF518 Bigham PFAS (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) exposure University of Minnesota (U of M) review and research request and appropriation 01/28/2019
SF641 Bakk Cook county higher education board educational programming and academic support services to remote regions in northeaster Minnesota appropriation 01/31/2019 02/26/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3
SF675 Clausen Higher education reverse credit transfer agreement creation requirement 01/31/2019
SF676 Clausen Postsecondary institutions student retention and attraction incentives report requirement 01/31/2019
SF677 Clausen Adult learner 360 assessment requirement and appropriation 01/31/2019
SF678 Clausen Minnesota reconnect persistence incentives creation requirement 01/31/2019
SF679 Clausen Minnesota reconnect persistence incentives creation requirement 01/31/2019
SF680 Clausen Dual training competency grants eligibility expansion and appropriation 01/31/2019 See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 22
SF681 Clausen Dual training competency grants eligibility expansion and appropriation 01/31/2019 See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 22-23
SF699 Draheim Z-Degree program at the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) establishment and appropriation; open educational resources review by instructors requirement 01/31/2019 02/14/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3; Art. 2, Sec. 39
SF776 Senjem Teacher preparation program leading to a license to teach the blind or visually impaired appropriation 02/04/2019 02/14/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF777 Senjem Teacher program leading a license to teach the blind or visually impaired appropriation 02/04/2019
SF828 Clausen Higher education state grant amounts calculation regulation 02/04/2019 See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 4
SF888 Eichorn Postsecondary homeless students emergency assistance grants authorization and appropriation 02/07/2019 03/21/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec, 2, Sub. 27
SF889 Anderson, P. Higher education state grant program parameters adjustments 02/07/2019 03/12/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 4
SF956 Isaacson Community and technical college grant program establishment and appropriation 02/07/2019 03/14/2019 Laid on the table
SF973 Miller University of Minnesota (U of M) advisory council on rare diseases establishment request and appropriation 03/07/2019 03/07/2019 Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
SF1181 Abeler Aviation degree loan forgiveness provisions modifications and appropriation 02/14/2019 02/21/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 32; Art. 2, Sec. 19-21
SF1225 Bakk Minnesota State two-year colleges supplemental aid appropriation 02/14/2019 03/21/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1308 Dziedzic College promise grant program creation; Minnesota accelerated study in associates programs development and implementation requirement; appropriation 02/14/2019 03/28/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1394 Pappas Higher education grant stipends modification 02/18/2019
SF1472 Eichorn Minnesota state colleges and universities, K-12 school districts, and local businesses and industry partnerships appropriation 02/18/2019 03/26/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1473 Draheim Tuition for online higher education courses modification 02/18/2019 03/05/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1583 Anderson, P. Tuition reduction for University of Minnesota (U of M) and tuition reduction and freeze for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) 02/21/2019 03/12/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF1595 Chamberlain Free expression policy creation requirement by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) and the University of Minnesota (U of M); disciplinary policy and report requirements 02/21/2019
SF1702 Clausen Mental health training program for University of Minnesota (U of M) pediatric residents appropriation 02/25/2019 03/05/2019 Amended and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
SF1739 Franzen Next generation technology inclusion in dual-training competency grants and appropriation 02/25/2019
SF1742 Marty New measurement of economic welfare establishment; state budget forecast inclusion of economic measure authorization, report requirement and appropriation 02/25/2019
SF1750 Dziedzic University of Minnesota agricultural research and extension appropriation 02/27/2019 See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 4
SF1792 Newton State university programs for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities requirement 02/27/2019
SF1800 Clausen Student loan refinancing program eligibility expansion and appropriation 02/27/2019
SF1841 Anderson, P. Higher education data provisions modifications 03/18/2019 See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 1, 19-21, 23, 27, 34, 40
SF1851 Anderson, P. Workforce development scholarship program provision clarification 02/28/2019 03/21/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec, 40
SF1878 Draheim Higher education institution requirements for state grant program modification 02/28/2019
SF1880 Draheim Mental health professional loan forgiveness program establishment 02/28/2019 03/07/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2023 Anderson, P. Higher education policy provisions modifications 03/04/2019 03/12/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 1, 8-17, 22-35, 41, 45
SF2024 Cohen Low-income students College Possible admission and graduation support and appropriation 03/04/2019 03/07/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2048 Clausen Postsecondary institutions offering graduate training for teachers of concurrent enrollment courses grant program creation; reporting; appropriation 03/07/2019
SF2080 Clausen Direct care service corps pilot project for personal care assistants establishment and appropriation 03/26/2019
SF2086 Abeler Spinal cord and traumatic brain injury research grant program appropriation 03/07/2019 03/26/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 20
SF2214 Draheim Inclusive access pilot program for distribution of postsecondary textbooks authorization and appropriation 03/07/2019 03/19/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2257 Abeler Office of higher education requirement to notify students with disabilities of postsecondary education options; Minnesota Independence College and Community grant appropriation 03/11/2019 03/19/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 35; Art. 2, Sec. 36
SF2297 Abeler Community health workers curriculum Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) development requirement 03/11/2019 03/19/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2319 Abeler Loan repayment assistance program of Minnesota debt relief to attorneys grant appropriation 03/11/2019 03/14/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 34
SF2398 Hoffman Board of regents of University of Minnesota election process modification 03/13/2019
SF2415 Anderson, P. Omnibus higher education appropriations and policy provisions 03/13/2019 04/11/2019 Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Finance See also HF13, First Special Session (Revisor's bill)
SF2517 Draheim Higher education low-interest student loan program establishment and appropriation 03/18/2019 03/26/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2587 Frentz Rural attorney loan repayment program; appropriation 03/20/2019
SF2605 Tomassoni Iron Range engineering program appropriation 03/20/2019
SF2666 Draheim Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) employee payment contracting restriction to department of management and budget (MMB) agreement 03/25/2019 03/28/2019 Laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2689 Hayden Teacher candidates of color financial aid and appropriations 03/26/2019 See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 28
SF2692 Anderson, P. Higher education administrative costs ten percent reduction reporting requirement 03/26/2019 03/28/2019 Amended, laid over for possible inclusion in the omnibus bill
SF2706 Lang Hunger Free Campus Act; hunger free campus designation requirements; campus food shelves at all Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) campuses; appropriation 03/27/2019 See SF2415, Art. 2, Sec. 38
SF2841 Anderson, P. Argosy University closure student relief authorization 04/24/2019