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Committee on Family Care and Aging
 
S.F.0002: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Benson, Kiffmeyer, Nelson and Weber; Companion to HF No. 1701.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying human services licensing provisions; directing the commissioner of human services to develop a plain-language handbook for family child care providers; requiring county licensors to seek clarification from Department of Human Services before issuing correction orders in certain circumstances; reforming child care provider licensing inspections; establishing an abbreviated inspection process for qualifying child care providers; establishing risk-based violation levels and corresponding enforcement actions; directing the commissioner of human services to assign rules and statutory provisions to violation risk levels; directing the commissioner of human services to develop key indicators that predict full compliance for use in abbreviated inspections; authorizing additional special family child care home licenses; modifying requirements for drinking water in child care centers; modifying family child care program training requirements; directing the commissioner of human services to develop an annual refresher training for family child care providers; clarifying and extending child care training timelines; exempting certain individuals from child care training requirements; modifying family child care emergency preparedness plan requirements; creating the Office of Ombudsperson for Child Care Providers; providing appointments; increasing time a child care substitute can provide care; establishing Family Child Care Working Group; directing commissioner of human services to streamline child care licensing and background study record requirements; directing the commissioner of human services to codify certain rules and propose legislation re-codifying chapter 245A; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 245A.04, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 245A.06, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 245A.065; 245A.14, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 245A.16, subdivision 1; 245A.50, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, by adding subdivisions; 245A.51, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0002
03/14/2019   Meeting scheduled for sixteen in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0004: (AUTHORS: RELPH, Abeler, Hoffman and Nelson)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying counted income for eligibility determinations for public assistance and child care programs; creating surety bond requirements for child care program providers; modifying surety bond requirements for durable medical supply providers; modifying documentation requirements for child care program providers, personal care assistance providers, mental health providers, and home and community-based services providers; modifying commissioner of human services' authority to exclude providers from programs administered by the commissioner; modifying provider enrollment requirements for medical assistance; establishing a visit verification system for home and community-based services; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 119B.09, subdivision 4; 119B.125, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 144A.479, by adding a subdivision; 245.095; 256.476, subdivision 10; 256.98, subdivisions 1, 8; 256B.02, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.056, subdivisions 3, 4; 256B.0625, subdivisions 17, 18h, 43, by adding subdivisions; 256B.064, subdivision 1b; 256B.0651, subdivision 17; 256B.0659, subdivisions 3, 12, 13, 14, 19, 21, 24; 256B.0949, subdivision 15; 256B.4912, by adding subdivisions; 256B.5014; 256B.85, subdivision 10; 256J.08, subdivision 47; 256J.21, subdivision 2; 256L.01, subdivision 5; 256P.04, subdivision 4; 256P.06, subdivision 3; Laws 2017, First Special Session chapter 6, article 3, section 49; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 256B.0705.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0004
02/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0008: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Relph, Ruud, Abeler and Eken; Companion to HF No. 90.)
 
A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an assisted living license and license requirements; establishing fees and fines; modifying the health care bill of rights and the home care bill of rights; modifying home care licensing provisions; modifying the powers and duties of the director of the Office of Health Facility Complaints; modifying consumer protection for vulnerable adults; modifying the Vulnerable Adults Act; establishing task forces; requiring reports; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 144.051, subdivisions 4, 5, 6; 144.057, subdivision 1; 144.122; 144.1503; 144A.04, subdivision 5; 144A.10, subdivision 1; 144A.20, subdivision 1; 144A.24; 144A.26; 144A.43, subdivision 6; 144A.44, subdivision 1; 144A.441; 144A.442; 144A.45, subdivisions 1, 2; 144A.471, subdivisions 7, 9; 144A.472, subdivision 7; 144A.474, subdivisions 8, 9, 11; 144A.475, subdivisions 3b, 5; 144A.476, subdivision 1; 144A.4791, subdivision 10; 144A.4799; 144A.53, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 256I.03, subdivision 15; 256I.04, subdivision 2a; 611A.033; 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9c, 12b; 626.5572, subdivisions 6, 21; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 144A; 144G; 630; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 144A.472, subdivision 4; 144D.01; 144D.015; 144D.02; 144D.025; 144D.03; 144D.04; 144D.045; 144D.05; 144D.06; 144D.065; 144D.066; 144D.07; 144D.08; 144D.09; 144D.10; 144D.11; 144G.01; 144G.02; 144G.03; 144G.04; 144G.05; 144G.06; 325F.72; Minnesota Rules, part 6400.6970.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0008
03/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0011: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Rest, Relph, Abeler and Eken; Companion to HF No. 146.)
 
A bill for an act relating to health; establishing requirements for authorized electronic monitoring in nursing facilities and assisted living facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0011
01/30/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
02/05/2019   Meeting scheduled for sixteen in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
02/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0324: (AUTHORS: EKEN; Companion to HF No. 258.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the operating payment rate for certain nonprofit nursing facilities in border cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 256R.53, subdivision 2.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0324
01/30/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
02/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0537: (AUTHORS: NELSON, Eken, Simonson, Weber and Relph; Companion to HF No. 422.)
 
A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for sustainable child care in rural Minnesota.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0537
02/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0538: (AUTHORS: RELPH, Eken, Simonson, Eichorn and Johnson; Companion to HF No. 423.)
 
A bill for an act relating to capital investment; establishing a greater Minnesota child care facility capital grant program; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0538
02/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0573: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY; Companion to HF No. 267.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; recodifying elderly waiver language; making technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 144.0724, subdivisions 2, 11; 144D.04, subdivision 2a; 144G.05; 245A.03, subdivision 7; 245A.04, subdivision 14; 245A.11, subdivisions 7a, 9, 10, 11; 245D.02, subdivisions 3, 4b, 10; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 256B.038; 256B.051, subdivision 3; 256B.059, subdivision 1; 256B.0595, subdivision 1; 256B.06, subdivision 4; 256B.0659, subdivision 1; 256B.0711, subdivision 1; 256B.0911, subdivisions 1a, 3a; 256B.0913, subdivisions 4, 7, 8, 13, 14; 256B.0917, subdivision 1a; 256B.0918, subdivision 2; 256B.0919, subdivision 3; 256B.0922, subdivision 2; 256B.15, subdivision 4; 256B.439, subdivision 1; 256B.4912, subdivisions 1, 5, 7; 256B.69, subdivision 6b; 256B.765; 256B.85, subdivisions 2, 3, 6; 295.50, subdivision 9b; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256S; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 256B.0915, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 1d, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 3d, 3e, 3f, 3g, 3h, 3i, 3j, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0573
02/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0669: (AUTHORS: ABELER, Eken, Kiffmeyer, Hoffman and Draheim)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding child care fix-it ticket violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.065.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0669
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0789: (AUTHORS: GOGGIN, Koran, Howe and Osmek; Companion to HF No. 711.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; directing commissioner of human services to streamline various child care training requirements.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0789
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0882: (AUTHORS: KORAN, Senjem, Howe, Mathews and Relph; Companion to HF No. 1926.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting certain individuals from child care background studies and training; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 245A.50, by adding subdivisions; 245C.03, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0882
02/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0886: (AUTHORS: WEBER; Companion to HF No. 2047.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring county licensors to seek clarification from Department of Human Services before issuing correction orders in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.06, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0886
02/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0931: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY and Hoffman; Companion to HF No. 1565.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0931
03/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.0933: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Eken and Benson; Companion to HF No. 1389.)
 
A bill for an act relating to health; making technical changes to sections relating to the Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators; establishing licensure for health services executives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 144A.04, subdivision 5; 144A.20, subdivision 1; 144A.24; 144A.26; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 6400.6970.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0933
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0979: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER, Draheim, Relph, Utke and Rosen; Companion to HF No. 2048.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying and extending child care training timelines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.50, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, 9.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0979
02/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended and recommended to pass
 

 
S.F.0980: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER, Utke, Draheim, Relph and Rosen; Companion to HF No. 2049.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying child care training requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.50, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0980
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.0982: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER, Draheim, Utke, Relph and Goggin; Companion to HF No. 1924.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying family child care emergency preparedness plan requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.51, subdivision 3.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF0982
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1030: (AUTHORS: KIFFMEYER, Relph, Mathews, Utke and Weber; Companion to HF No. 1801.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; instructing the revisor of statutes to recodify rules and statutes governing licensing of day care facilities.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1030
02/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1034: (AUTHORS: RELPH and Rosen; Companion to HF No. 1685.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing time a child care substitute can provide care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.50, subdivisions 2, 7, 9.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1034
02/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1035: (AUTHORS: RELPH and Rosen; Companion to HF No. 1684.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; directing commissioner of human services to streamline child care licensing and background study record requirements.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1035
02/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Laid over and maybe considered for omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1097: (AUTHORS: MATHEWS, Relph and Draheim)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying minimum water temperature requirements for family child care homes and group family child care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 245A.51, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1097
02/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    As discussed, amended and may become part of the omnibus bill
 

 
S.F.1111: (AUTHORS: WEBER, Eichorn, Hayden, Wiklund and Relph; Companion to HF No. 1238.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance program provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20, by adding a subdivision; 119B.025, subdivision 1; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.095, by adding a subdivision.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1111
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.1295: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY, Kiffmeyer, Koran, Hoffman and Hall; Companion to HF No. 1666.)
 
A bill for an act relating to child care; clarifying child care authorizations for parenting time; clarifying child care reimbursement for parenting time; clarifying child care reporting requirements; modifying parenting time presumptions; requiring findings for parenting time schedules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 119B.095, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256P.07, subdivision 6; 518.175, subdivision 1.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1295
02/27/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.1296: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY)
 
A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring speedy trials and depositions for criminal cases involving vulnerable adult victims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 611A.033; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 630.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1296
03/20/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Removed from agenda
 

 
S.F.1452: (AUTHORS: HOWE; Companion to HF No. 1665.)
 
A bill for an act relating to human services; creating the Office of Ombudsperson for Child Care Providers; providing appointments; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF1452
03/06/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging
 

 
S.F.2059: (AUTHORS: HOUSLEY and Utke)
 
A bill for an act relating to child care business development; providing grants to promote child care business start-ups and expansion; appropriating money.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2059
03/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
 

 
S.F.2322: (AUTHORS: WEBER, Housley, Kiffmeyer, Draheim and Rosen)
 
A bill for an act relating to child care; reforming child care provider licensing inspections; establishing an abbreviated inspection process for qualifying child care providers; establishing risk-based violation levels and corresponding enforcement actions; directing the commissioner of human services to assign rules and statutory provisions to violation risk levels; directing the commissioner of human services to develop key indicators that predict full compliance for use in abbreviated inspections; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 245A.04, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 245A.06, subdivision 1; 245A.065; 245A.16, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.
 
 
DATE    UNOFFICIAL STATUS FOR SF2322
03/13/2019   Meeting scheduled for eight in Room 1100 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Meeting canceled
03/14/2019   Meeting scheduled for sixteen in Room 1150 Minnesota Senate Bldg.
    Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Family Care and Aging