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Minnesota Senate Bill Author

2021 - 2022
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE 92nd LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2021 - 2022

Benson
Chief and Co-Author List
Sunday, May 16, 2021


SF 6 Benson; Kiffmeyer; Draheim
HF 371 Haley
Revisor No.: 21-01380
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Governor's peacetime emergency order or rule termination by the legislature if the emergency is continued for more than 30 days authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/07/202169Introduction and first reading 
01/07/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
01/11/202182Author added Kiffmeyer
01/21/2021137Author added Draheim


SF 78 Newton; Abeler; Hoffman; Benson
HF 492 Koegel
Revisor No.: 21-00305
Topic: Senior Citizens
Short Description: Silver alert system to locate missing senior citizens with cognitive impairment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/202192Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2021Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 80 Abeler; Newton; Hoffman; Benson
HF 490 Koegel
Revisor No.: 21-00835
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: U.S. highway #10 expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/202192Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2021Referred to Capital Investment


SF 90 Benson
HF 1612 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 21-01265
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Health policy commission establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/202194Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 129 Rarick; Benson; Hoffman; Abeler
Revisor No.: 21-01356
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Prescribed pediatric extended care (PPEC) centers licensing requirements modification; PPEC basic services as services covered by medical assistance and setting medical assistance reimbursement rates establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/2021100Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/19/2021121Authors added Hoffman; Abeler


SF 132 Draheim; Benson; Koran; Abeler; Hoffman
HF 1242 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 21-00458
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Department of Direct Care and Treatment and Office of Human Services Licensing and Integrity establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/2021101Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2021Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 146 Benson; Draheim; Utke; Howe; Koran
HF 55 Elkins
Revisor No.: 21-01126
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Mandated health benefit proposals evaluation process modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2021111Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/21/2021138Authors added Draheim; Utke; Howe; Koran
02/04/2021228aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF972, Art. 2


SF 180 Benson; Jasinski; Abeler; Bigham; Hoffman
HF 52 Nash
Revisor No.: 21-00509
Topic: Open Meetings
Short Description: Public bodies open meetings public comments requirement including electronic meetings
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2021117Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2021Referred to Local Government Policy
02/11/2021343Authors added Abeler; Bigham; Hoffman


SF 193 Benson; Draheim; Wiklund; Koran; Rosen
HF 269 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-01104
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Psychology interjurisdictional compact (PSYPACT) creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2021119Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/25/2021165Authors added Draheim; Wiklund; Koran; Rosen
01/28/2021175aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
02/08/2021272Comm report: To pass 
02/08/2021273Second reading 
04/21/20213034Special Order 
04/21/20213034Third reading Passed 
05/03/20214068Returned from House with amendment 
05/03/20214068Senate not concur, conference committee of 3 requested 
05/13/20214207Senate conferees Benson; Draheim; Wiklund
05/15/2021House conferees Morrison; Moller; Rasmusson


SF 202 Eichorn; Utke; Chamberlain; Housley; Benson
Revisor No.: 21-00968
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Infants born alive as a result of an abortion medical care protections modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/21/2021126Introduction and first reading 
01/21/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 203 Eichorn; Chamberlain; Housley; Benson; Duckworth
HF 692 Igo
Revisor No.: 21-00978
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: School supplies purchases annual sales and use tax holiday authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/21/2021126Introduction and first reading 
01/21/2021Referred to Taxes


SF 213 Abeler; Benson; Rosen; Housley; Kiffmeyer
Revisor No.: 21-00669
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Executive order violation by a business additional penalties imposition prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/21/2021128Introduction and first reading 
01/21/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/15/2021352aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/15/2021385Second reading 


SF 252 Draheim; Koran; Benson
HF 1837 Elkins
Revisor No.: 21-00459
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health plan companies shared savings incentive program development and implementation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/21/2021135Introduction and first reading 
01/21/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 260 Chamberlain; Benson; Utke; Draheim; Housley
HF 308 Kresha
Revisor No.: 21-01086
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Education K-12 scholarships income tax credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/21/2021136Introduction and first reading 
01/21/2021Referred to Education Finance and Policy
01/25/2021166Author added Housley


SF 387 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler; Benson
HF 189 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 21-00817
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Supervised parenting time visitation facility video recording requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2021182Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2021Referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy


SF 408 Housley; Benson; Chamberlain; Eichorn; Tomassoni
HF 917 Sandstede
Revisor No.: 21-01720
Topic: Education and Education Department
Short Description: Pupil transportation sparsity revenue percent update
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2021185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2021Referred to Education Finance and Policy
02/04/2021258Author added Eichorn
02/11/2021344Author added Tomassoni


SF 429 Benson; Newman; Howe
HF 453 Lucero
Revisor No.: 21-01664
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Presidential electors designation and election
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2021190Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/18/2021464Author added Howe


SF 475 Draheim; Rosen; Duckworth; Benson; Wiklund
HF 789 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 21-01819
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Dentist administration of coronavirus vaccinations authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2021197Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/01/2021223Author added Duckworth
02/04/2021230aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/04/2021231Second reading 
02/04/2021258Author added Benson
02/08/2021288Author added Wiklund
02/08/2021290Special Order 
02/08/2021290Third reading Passed 
03/01/2021591Returned from House with amendment 
03/01/2021592Senate concurred and repassed bill 
03/01/2021592Third reading 
Presentment date 03/03/2021
03/04/2021637Governor's action Approval 03/03/2021
03/04/2021637Secretary of State 03/03/2021 Chapter 4
Effective date 03/04/21


SF 481 Benson; Nelson; Draheim; Coleman
HF 511 Albright
Revisor No.: 21-01596
Topic: Chemical Dependency
Short Description: Substance use disorders and mental health treatment provided through telemedicine requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/01/2021209Introduction and first reading 
02/01/2021Referred to Human Services Licensing Policy
02/04/2021259Authors added Nelson; Draheim
03/15/2021918Author added Coleman


SF 512 Benson; Nelson; Klein
HF 571 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-01469
Topic: Liability
Short Description: COVID-19 peacetime emergency liability immunity for health care providers, facilities, and responders
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/01/2021214Introduction and first reading 
02/01/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/04/2021259Authors added Nelson; Klein


SF 561 Anderson; Benson
HF 565 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 21-01977
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department
Short Description: Electronic benefit card prohibited purchases expansion to gambling-related purchases
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2021234Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2021Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/15/2021918Author added Benson


SF 694 Dahms; Benson; Dornink; Rosen; Abeler
HF 1153 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 21-02035
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Minnesota premium security plan administration by the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2021256Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2021Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/08/2021289Authors added Benson; Dornink; Rosen
02/17/2021417Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/17/2021447Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
02/18/2021451Comm report: To pass 
02/18/2021452Second reading 
02/18/2021464Author added Abeler
03/01/2021630Special Order 
03/01/2021632Third reading Passed 
See SF972, Art. 3, Sec. 1


SF 738 Duckworth; Benson; Coleman; Osmek; Hoffman
HF 674 Koznick
Revisor No.: 21-02206
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Counties that impose the county transportation sales and use tax reporting requirements establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/08/2021281Introduction and first reading 
02/08/2021Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 780 Rosen; Benson; Draheim; Nelson
HF 1411 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-02406
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Telehealth expansion; telemedicine term change to telehealth
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021308Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/15/2021401Author added Nelson


SF 820 Dornink; Howe; Hoffman; Benson; Rosen
HF 698 Mueller
Revisor No.: 21-01621
Topic: Law Enforcement
Short Description: Law enforcement human sex trafficking investigation cases model policies adoption requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021315Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 831 Benson; Draheim; Kiffmeyer; Dahms; Coleman
HF 2004 Haley
Revisor No.: 21-01870
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug manufacturer importation pathway plan application and incentives
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021316Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/11/2021830Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/15/2021918Author added Coleman
03/17/2021936Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 874 Housley; Jasinski; Benson; Dziedzic; Pappas
HF 1050 Nash
Revisor No.: 21-00699
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Brewer off-sale license condition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021324Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/15/2021403Authors added Benson; Dziedzic; Pappas


SF 875 Ingebrigtsen; Eichorn; Goggin; Draheim; Benson
HF 1080 Richardson
Revisor No.: 21-01370
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Nondiscrimination in access to transplants requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021324Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
02/25/2021522aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/2021734Author added Draheim
03/17/2021937aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/17/2021954Second reading 
05/03/20214077Author added Benson


SF 953 Benson; Pappas; Wiklund; Draheim; Klein
HF 834 Her
Revisor No.: 21-01781
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Ramsey county hospital moratorium exception
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021337Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/17/2021439Author added Klein
03/01/2021593Comm report: To pass 
03/01/2021600Second reading 


SF 954 Benson; Koran; Utke; Dornink
Revisor No.: 21-02162
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical assistance enrollees not using tobacco products cost-sharing waiver; MinnesotaCare tobacco use premium surcharge creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2021337Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 999 Benson; Koran; Draheim; Nelson
HF 1483 Kiel
Revisor No.: 21-02573
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical assistance pharmacy providers restriction to in-state pharmacies use
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021390Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1012 Chamberlain; Benson; Dornink; Duckworth
HF 1836 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-02586
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Digital well-being LiveMore ScreenLess grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021392Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to Education Finance and Policy
02/17/2021439Author added Duckworth


SF 1016 Dornink; Hoffman; Draheim; Lang; Benson
HF 467 Lucero
Revisor No.: 21-00852
Topic: Education and Education Department
Short Description: Digital and online library database resources for students establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021393Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to Education Finance and Policy


SF 1017 Dornink; Hoffman; Draheim; Lang; Benson
Revisor No.: 21-02178
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Federal conformity to exclusion of paycheck protection loan forgiveness from gross income and certain related deductions establishment; certain business entities option to file as a C-option corporation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021393Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to Taxes


SF 1019 Koran; Kiffmeyer; Klein; Frentz; Benson
HF 994 Hansen, R.
Revisor No.: 21-01866
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Provisions governing the Office of Legislative Auditor activities modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021393Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/25/2021573Authors added Kiffmeyer; Klein; Frentz
03/04/2021666aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/04/2021702Author added Benson
03/10/2021796aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
05/05/20214084Comm report: To pass 
05/05/20214085Second reading 


SF 1045 Rarick; Mathews; Kiffmeyer; Ruud; Benson
HF 1099 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 21-02697
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: State-sponsored health programs for funding abortions use limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2021398Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/17/2021440Authors added Mathews; Kiffmeyer
02/25/2021573Authors added Ruud; Benson


SF 1156 Benson; Rosen; Abeler; Nelson
HF 1438 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-02698
Topic: Vaccines
Short Description: COVID-19 vaccination administration medical reimbursement rate increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021455Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/01/2021593aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/10/2021765aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/10/2021797Second reading 
03/11/2021845Author added Nelson
03/24/20211151Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF1438


SF 1160 Rosen; Benson; Clausen; Nelson; Klein
HF 1412 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-02295
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Minnesota Telehealth Act; task force on creating a person-centered telepresence strategy establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021455Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/25/2021507aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/25/2021574Authors added Nelson; Klein
03/04/2021639aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/10/2021785aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/18/20211060aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/25/20211162aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration
03/25/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
04/06/20211207Comm report: To pass 
04/06/2021Joint rule 2.03 Suspended amend previous committee report 
04/06/2021Re-referred to Finance
04/26/20213088aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/26/20213235Second reading 
04/27/20213975aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/27/20213977Third reading Passed 


SF 1180 Coleman; Benson
HF 357 Koegel
Revisor No.: 21-01789
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department
Short Description: Pregnancy accommodations in employment settings expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021459Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Labor and Industry Policy
03/18/2021965Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1182 Benson; Bigham
HF 1026 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-02532
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Prenatal substance use reporting requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021459Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/01/2021593aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
03/18/20211075Author added Bigham
03/22/20211084Comm report: To pass 
03/22/20211110Second reading 


SF 1183 Benson
HF 346 Scott
Revisor No.: 21-00609
Topic: Firearms and Weapons
Short Description: Firearm transference to persons who are ineligible to possess firearms penalties increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021459Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1198 Bigham; Latz; Pappas; Benson; Housley
HF 310 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 21-01724
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Known or suspected child maltreatment persons required to report expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2021461Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2021Referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
02/22/2021499Author added Housley


SF 1257 Benson; Utke; Wiklund; Hoffman
HF 1512 Edelson
Revisor No.: 21-02959
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department
Short Description: Background studies requirement exemption for licensed persons; additional authorized fingerprint collection vendors establishment; authorized on-site fingerprint collection vendor requirement; appropriating money
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2021481Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/25/2021574Author added Wiklund
03/01/2021627Author added Hoffman
03/01/2021629Withdrawn and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/10/2021774aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1315 Kiffmeyer; Housley; Pratt; Benson; Pappas
HF 1403 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 21-00201
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department
Short Description: Pregnant and postpartum female inmates placement in community-based programs authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2021490Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2021Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/25/2021575Author added Pappas
03/17/2021947aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/17/2021954Second reading 
04/13/20212768Special Order 
04/13/20212768Third reading Passed 
05/11/20214189Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/12/2021
Governor's action Approval 05/13/2021


SF 1360 Coleman; Wiklund; Benson; Wiger; Housley
HF 1197 Bahner
Revisor No.: 21-02919
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Pregnant women and families home visiting program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021542Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/01/2021628Authors added Wiklund; Benson
03/10/2021811Author added Wiger
03/24/20211157Author added Housley


SF 1366 Benson; Johnson Stewart
HF 1212 Daudt
Revisor No.: 21-02799
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Zimmerman Sherburne county state-aid highway #4 and U.S. highway #169 interchange appropriation and bond issue
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021544Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to Capital Investment
03/15/2021919Author added Johnson Stewart


SF 1372 Benson; Klein; Wiklund; Kunesh
HF 1609 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-02493
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department
Short Description: Non-state government-owned teaching hospitals with high Medicaid utilization and level 1 trauma centers and their affiliated physicians direct payment arrangements authorization; inpatient hospital rates for certain hospitals establishment; certain health plan revenue exemption from premium taxes and surcharges; certain hospital revenue exemption from the provider tax establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021545Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/04/2021704Authors added Klein; Wiklund
03/11/2021846Author added Kunesh


SF 1414 Benson
HF 1510 Schultz
Revisor No.: 21-02656
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department
Short Description: Human services older adults continuing care, children and family services, community supports, health care, licensing and background studies, and technical modifications; conforming provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021551Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF761, Sec. 1-2, 4-5


SF 1425 Tomassoni; Pratt; Benson
HF 1514 Sandstede
Revisor No.: 21-03192
Topic: Recreation, Tourism, and Amusment
Short Description: COVID-19 bar and restaurant greater Minnesota restrictions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021554Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/10/2021812Authors added Pratt; Benson


SF 1480 Pratt; Hoffman; Kunesh; Benson
HF 1207 Long
Revisor No.: 21-02882
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Candidate request that the candidate's residential address be classified as private data when the candidate has reasonable fear as to the safety of the candidate or the candidate's family authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021564Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1502 Duckworth; Tomassoni; Benson; Clausen; Franzen
HF 1493 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 21-02711
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2021567Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2021Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
03/01/2021629Author added Franzen
03/10/2021769Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1521 Champion; Benson
HF 1998 Agbaje
Revisor No.: 21-02841
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: B. Robert Lewis bust placement in State Capitol Building senate chamber
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021600Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/04/2021705Author stricken Gazelka


SF 1525 Chamberlain; Eichorn; Benson; Jasinski; Johnson
HF 1528 Erickson
Revisor No.: 21-02651
Topic: Education and Education Department
Short Description: Education Savings Accounts for Students Act; appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021601Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to Education Finance and Policy
03/10/2021764aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/15/2021871Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Education Finance and Policy


SF 1535 Duckworth; Benson; Draheim; Klein; Johnson Stewart
HF 526 Klevorn
Revisor No.: 21-00763
Topic: Data Practices and Privacy
Short Description: Birth and death records access modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021603Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/2021745Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
03/17/2021953Comm report: To pass 
03/17/2021954Second reading 


SF 1587 Benson; Coleman; Mathews; Bigham
HF 1202 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 21-02608
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child maltreatment investigations face-to-face contact requirement modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021611Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
03/15/2021919Author added Coleman
03/22/20211084Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/22/20211122Author added Mathews
03/24/20211157Author added Bigham


SF 1589 Benson; Koran; Mathews; Johnson; Ruud
HF 1583 Scott
Revisor No.: 21-02590
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Communicable diseases contact tracing, digital contact tracing, immunizations, and required disclosures limits establishment; data destruction requirement; employer mandatory digital contact tracing prohibition; civil penalties
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021612Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/06/20211183aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
04/06/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
04/07/20211312Authors added Johnson; Ruud
05/10/20214181Comm report: Adopt previous comm report Jt rule 2.03 suspended
05/13/20214203Comm report: To pass 
05/13/20214204Second reading 
05/14/20214223aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/14/20214224Third reading Passed 


SF 1636 Benson; Coleman; Housley; Ruud
HF 2180 Novotny
Revisor No.: 21-02821
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: Licensure for abortion facilities requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2021619Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/04/2021705Author added Coleman
03/17/2021946Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
03/18/20211079Withdrawn and re-referred to Rules and Administration
03/18/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
03/22/20211122Authors added Housley; Ruud
03/22/20211133Joint rule 2.03 Suspended 
03/22/2021Comm report: Re-referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy


SF 1698 Housley; Coleman; Benson; Franzen
HF 2421 Boldon
Revisor No.: 21-02908
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Vivian Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2021681Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/2021736Author added Coleman
03/22/20211122Author added Benson
04/06/20211218Author added Franzen


SF 1726 Eken; Benson
HF 1559 Rasmusson
Revisor No.: 21-00281
Topic: Adoption
Short Description: Safe place for newborns, adoption, child welfare program, and Northstar kinship assistance provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2021686Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2021Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/11/2021846Author added Benson
03/15/2021920Withdrawn and re-referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
03/22/20211131aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1836 Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 2105 Nash
Revisor No.: 21-03471
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State Historic Preservation Office roles modification; surplus state-owned real property in St. Paul designation and sale authorization; appropriating and transferring money
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/2021721Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/11/2021817aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/11/2021837Second reading 
03/11/2021847Author added Benson


SF 2050 Benson; Draheim; Abeler
HF 2129 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-03667
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Department of human services forecast adjustment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/2021904Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/18/20211060Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
03/22/20211122Authors added Draheim; Abeler


SF 2110 Draheim; Benson
HF 2311 Elkins
Revisor No.: 21-03653
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Patient medical bill information requirements modification; health care price transparency requirements establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/2021915Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/17/2021962Author added Benson


SF 2130 Klein; Benson; Marty; Frentz
HF 1917 Morrison
Revisor No.: 21-03479
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Physician-patient relationship preservation by prohibiting noncompete agreements authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/2021955Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2155 Coleman; Benson
HF 1178 Edelson
Revisor No.: 21-02395
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Certifying organizations for doulas list modifications; doula registry governing provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/2021959Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2178 Benson; Kiffmeyer; Rosen; Bakk
HF 2327 Howard
Revisor No.: 21-03688
Topic: Government-Employees
Short Description: Pharmacy benefit manager commissioner of management and budget contract procurement requirement to administer the prescription drug benefit for state employees group insurance program participants
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20211071Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2021Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/22/20211123Author added Bakk


SF 2193 Benson; Mathews; Koran; Hoffman
HF 2259 Scott
Revisor No.: 21-03663
Topic: Vaccines
Short Description: COVID-19 Vaccine Connector data regulation and classification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20211073Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/06/20211184Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
04/06/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration


SF 2223 Benson; Tomassoni; Pratt; Rarick; Hoffman
Revisor No.: 21-03601
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Short Description: MnSCU postsecondary education innovation grants program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20211114Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2021Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 2244 Benson; Anderson
HF 1993 Bahr
Revisor No.: 21-03185
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department
Short Description: Northstar Commuter Rail service operations termination; Northstar Commuter Rail agreements termination and remaining assets sale requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20211117Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2021Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
04/06/20211219Author added Anderson


SF 2245 Benson
HF 1900 Bahr
Revisor No.: 21-03397
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: State property tax general levy distribution to certain municipalities authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20211117Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2021Referred to Taxes


SF 2246 Benson; Draheim; Abeler
HF 2325 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-03845
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20211118Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2021Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
04/06/20211219Author added Abeler


SF 2247 Benson; Draheim; Abeler
HF 2324 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-03846
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services
Short Description: Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board operation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20211118Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/06/20211183aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/06/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
04/06/20211219Author added Abeler


SF 2277 Benson; Draheim
Revisor No.: 21-03853
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Prescription drug price transparency public posting modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/24/20211153Introduction and first reading 
03/24/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2302 Nelson; Benson
HF 2184 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 21-03579
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Nurse Licensure Compact establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20211165Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2313 Housley; Benson; Nelson; Eken
HF 2221 Koegel
Revisor No.: 21-03721
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Long-term care workers hero payments and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20211167Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2021Referred to Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
04/06/20211220Authors added Nelson; Eken


SF 2360 Benson; Abeler; Draheim
HF 2128 Liebling
Revisor No.: 21-03536
Topic: Appropriations-Omnibus Bills
Short Description: Omnibus health and human services policy and finance bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/06/20211215Introduction and first reading 
04/06/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/07/20211313Authors added Abeler; Draheim
04/12/20212147aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/26/20213272aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/26/20213958Second reading 
04/28/20213982Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF2128


SF 2372 Benson; Nelson
HF 2644 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 21-03953
Topic: Health and Health Department
Short Description: Medical assistance program prescription drug dispensing fee increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/07/20211309Introduction and first reading 
04/07/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/08/20211541Author added Nelson


SF 2430 Pratt; Benson; Koran; Coleman; Jasinski
HF 2511 Albright
Revisor No.: 21-03980
Topic: Vaccines
Short Description: Vaccine passports for COVID-19 immunization status requirement prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/16/20212916Introduction and first reading 
04/16/2021Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
04/22/20213042Authors added Benson; Koran
04/27/20213969Authors added Coleman; Jasinski


SF 2509 Benson; Mathews
Revisor No.: 21-04129
Topic: Vaccines
Short Description: Clarifying access to immunization data
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/10/20214183Introduction and first reading 
05/10/2021Referred to Civil Law and Data Practices Policy
05/13/20214201aComm report: To pass as amended 
05/13/2021Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration