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Minnesota Senate Bill Author

2019 - 2020
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2019 - 2020

Sparks
Chief and Co-Author List
Friday, December 6, 2019


SF 3 Draheim; Benson; Johnson; Pratt; Sparks
HF 2300 Elkins
Revisor No.: 19-1805
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Patient Right To Shop Act; health plan companies shared savings incentive program establishment requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201945Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
01/17/2019118Author added Sparks


SF 198 Latz; Clausen; Sparks; Dibble; Hoffman
HF 506 Lesch
Revisor No.: 19-1210
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Telecommunications contracts automatic renewal clause subscriber notice requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019105Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 227 Frentz; Draheim; Sparks; Eken; Dziedzic
HF 158 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-0505
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmers' Legal Action Group grant
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019110Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
02/11/2019340Author added Dziedzic


SF 281 Housley; Tomassoni; Frentz; Senjem; Sparks
HF 180 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-0251
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Centers for independent living appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019122Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 6(d)


SF 302 Bigham; Sparks; Housley; Tomassoni
Revisor No.: 19-0817
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sale hours modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019126Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 315 Frentz; Eken; Sparks; Little; Dziedzic
Revisor No.: 19-1886
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Land converted from agricultural use for environmental purposes agricultural classification authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019128Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 332 Newton; Tomassoni; Sparks; Housley; Dziedzic
HF 541 Lillie
Revisor No.: 19-1706
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty Ducks grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019131Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Capital Investment
01/24/2019166Author added Housley
01/28/2019196Author added Dziedzic


SF 426 Isaacson; Draheim; Sparks; Lang
HF 1835 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 19-0824
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Income tax rates for married individuals filing joint returns and surviving spouses modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019154Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 440 Dahms; Cohen; Senjem; Lang; Sparks
HF 353 Murphy
Revisor No.: 19-1677
Topic: News Media
Short Description: Public television (TV) equipment grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019157Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/28/2019568aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Capital Investment


SF 469 Koran; Draheim; Goggin; Eken; Sparks
HF 896 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-1919
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Manufactured home parks as housing improvement areas eligibility clarification; housing infrastructure bonds usage for manufactured home parks authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019161Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/28/2019570aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 6, Sec. 18-21, 26


SF 553 Sparks; Eken; Frentz; Dziedzic
HF 232 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-1281
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farm families and business operators mental health counseling support additional appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019182Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 554 Sparks
HF 408 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2451
Topic: 
Short Description: Cedar River watershed district flood hazard mitigation grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019182Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 566 Sparks
HF 312 Gunther
Revisor No.: 19-2022
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Nonprofit animal shelters sales and use tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019184Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 567 Sparks
HF 335 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2301
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Nonprofit conservation clubs sales and use tax exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019184Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 568 Sparks
HF 415 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2298
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Fractional homestead ownership determination based on ownership percentage recorded in county records
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 13


SF 569 Sparks
HF 416 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2265
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Austin state fire aid penalty forgiveness authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 5, Sec. 10(a)(5)


SF 570 Sparks
HF 483 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2251
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Austin firefighters relief association state aid alternative allocation extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session 2019, HF10, Art. 4, Sec. 12
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 5, Sec. 8


SF 571 Sparks
HF 141 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2017
Topic: 
Short Description: Port authority real property sales and transfers majority vote of commissioners approval requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 572 Sparks
Revisor No.: 19-2464
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Blazing Star Trail bridge over Albert Lea Lake bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019185Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Capital Investment
03/13/2019869Withdrawn and returned to author 


SF 587 Dahms; Eken; Sparks; Weber; Utke
HF 411 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-0506
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Clean water bond issue and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019188Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 630 Miller; Nelson; Senjem; Sparks
HF 238 Davids
Revisor No.: 19-2084
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Chatfield Center for the Arts bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019207Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 660 Sparks; Jasinski
HF 363 Gunther
Revisor No.: 19-2025
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Southern Minnesota initiative foundation, southwest initiative foundation, and neighborhood development center appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019211Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(n)


SF 724 Little; Eken; Sparks; Anderson, P.; Champion
HF 1339 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 19-1926
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Shade tree replacement for local governmental units appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019222Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 732 Little; Dahms; Sparks; Frentz; Bakk
HF 1631 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-2337
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Sales and use tax exemption for farm machinery extension to grain bins and construction materials
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019223Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 743 Nelson; Senjem; Miller; Frentz; Sparks
HF 2435 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-2605
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Rochester International Airport runway improvement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019225Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/27/20191395Author added Sparks


SF 768 Ruud; Dahms; Sparks; Housley
HF 622 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 19-2253
Topic: Real Estate
Short Description: Real estate brokers and licensees advertising requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2019239Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/07/2019306Author added Sparks
02/27/2019561Author added Housley
02/28/2019566aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/28/2019577Second reading 
04/11/20192740Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF622


SF 791 Limmer; Johnson; Sparks; Relph; Tomassoni
HF 35 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-1292
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Duty of owner of real property to trespassers
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2019243Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/18/2019410Comm report: To pass 
02/18/2019416Second reading 
4689Rule 47, returned to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 899 Pratt; Utke; Dahms; Anderson, P.; Sparks
HF 580 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-1900
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Financial services inclusion program grant to Prepare and Prosper appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019286Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 2


SF 907 Tomassoni; Dahms; Bakk; Sparks; Jasinski
HF 639 Sandstede
Revisor No.: 19-2894
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Commercial telephone solicitation caller ID blocking or altering prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019287Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
02/25/2019506Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/27/2019562Withdrawn 
02/27/2019562Second reading 
4689Rule 47, returned to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 923 Marty; Eken; Frentz; Sparks
Revisor No.: 19-0881
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Licensed dentist addition as member of rural health advisory committee authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019289Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 924 Pratt; Sparks; Dahms; Dziedzic
HF 914 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-2555
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Financial institutions account in the special revenue fund funding authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019290Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 10, Sec. 1


SF 928 Howe; Ingebrigtsen; Lang; Mathews; Sparks
HF 1198 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-1473
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Water appropriations, wells, and permitting provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019290Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF835


SF 934 Dahms; Eichorn; Sparks
HF 990 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-2785
Topic: Banks and Financial Institutions
Short Description: Residential mortgage originators licensing requirement exemption establishment; federal truth in lending requirements conformity authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019291Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/28/2019566aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/07/2019665Comm report: To pass 
03/07/2019683Second reading 
04/11/20192741Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF990


SF 947 Rarick; Sparks; Anderson, B.; Simonson; Goggin
HF 878 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-1363
Topic: Contracts
Short Description: Public contracts and building and construction contracts retainage requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019293Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/14/2019403Withdrawn and re-referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/25/2019537Chief author stricken Koran
02/25/2019Chief author added Rarick
03/20/20191023aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/26/20191372aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/26/20191375Second reading 
4689Rule 47, returned to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 9, Sec. 1, 13


SF 1009 Nelson; Senjem; Frentz; Sparks
HF 660 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-2997
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Rochester international airport improvement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019304Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/07/2019714Authors added Frentz; Sparks


SF 1020 Draheim; Sparks; Ruud; Jasinski; Limmer
HF 1112 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-2950
Topic: Real Estate
Short Description: Real estate transactions designated agency for buyer and seller authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019319Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/07/2019669aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1043 Koran; Senjem; Rosen; Laine; Sparks
HF 458 Bernardy
Revisor No.: 19-1650
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Manufactured home park cooperatives inclusion of ground lease payments in homestead credit state refund
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019322Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 9 and 25


SF 1091 Weber; Sparks; Rest; Howe
Revisor No.: 19-0452
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Facilitating Business Rapid Response to Declared State of Disaster Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019330Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1206 Little; Hoffman; Rest; Sparks
Revisor No.: 19-0203
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Individual income tax charity dental services subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019382Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1235 Nelson; Hoffman; Sparks; Koran; Housley
HF 1889 Her
Revisor No.: 19-1615
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health plan companies to count payments to out-of-network providers toward enrollee annual deductible
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019387Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/18/2019442Author added Housley


SF 1354 Johnson; Lang; Sparks; Eken; Ingebrigtsen
HF 436 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-0845
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Good food access account funds transfer requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019422Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1391 Lang; Sparks; Eken; Johnson; Weber
HF 2275 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2990
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Watershed district construction or implementation fund and project tax levy sources of financing expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019428Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/13/2019807Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 1-2


SF 1406 Housley; Rest; Draheim; Anderson, P.; Sparks
HF 1457 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 19-3060
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: First-time home buyer individual income tax home buyer savings account subtraction extension to contributions and employer contributions subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019430Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1443 Ruud; Sparks; Ingebrigtsen; Rarick; Hoffman
HF 1284 Persell
Revisor No.: 19-2246
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Soil and water conservation districts funding authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019436Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/27/2019561Author added Hoffman
03/11/2019726Comm report: No recommendation, re-referred to Taxes


SF 1446 Weber; Westrom; Sparks; Eken; Jasinski
HF 1351 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3399
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Spark ignition motor fuel wholesalers and retailers technical assistance and technology promotion grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019437Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/04/2019618Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1507 Draheim; Sparks; Nelson
HF 2355 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 19-2446
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Broadband development pilot program for underserved areas establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019472Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1535 Sparks; Weber; Lang
HF 953 Davids
Revisor No.: 19-2261
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Feedlot training curriculum development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019477Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/11/2019726Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 8(d)


SF 1539 Goggin; Cohen; Eken; Sparks
HF 1553 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3655
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Community development for greater Minnesota program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019477Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/07/2019715Author added Eken
04/04/20192159Author added Sparks


SF 1565 Kiffmeyer; Mathews; Sparks; Osmek; Bakk
HF 1871 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 19-3568
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Motorcycle endorsement fees increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019482Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/04/2019640Authors added Osmek; Bakk


SF 1585 Rarick; Tomassoni; Weber; Sparks; Westrom
HF 1595 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-3417
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Bioincentive program modification; account creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019485Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/04/2019618Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 3


SF 1650 Koran; Housley; Sparks
HF 1794 Nash
Revisor No.: 19-2722
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Municipality issuing more than one off-sale license to one person or place prohibition repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019520Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1664 Rosen; Jasinski; Senjem; Sparks; Tomassoni
HF 2095 Gunther
Revisor No.: 19-3768
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Pemberton community center on-sale liquor license issuance authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019522Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF2130, Sec. 7


SF 1666 Miller; Nelson; Senjem; Pratt; Sparks
HF 63 Sauke
Revisor No.: 19-1590
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Bridges to Healthcare grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019523Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(x)


SF 1669 Draheim; Weber; Frentz; Johnson; Sparks
HF 2563 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-3801
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Housing infrastructure grants pilot program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019523Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/11/2019744Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF2226


SF 1673 Pratt; Sparks
HF 1840 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 19-3573
Topic: Revisor of Statutes
Short Description: Subprime statutory references removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019524Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/13/2019819Comm report: To pass 
03/13/2019853Second reading 
04/11/20192742Rule 45; subst. General Orders HF1840


SF 1712 Ruud; Simonson; Sparks; Tomassoni; Eichorn
HF 1624 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-3327
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Soil and water conservation districts appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019530Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 1733 Ruud; Bigham; Sparks; Jensen
HF 1706 Lippert
Revisor No.: 19-2474
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Soil and water conservation districts duties and services specification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019534Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/11/2019784Author added Jensen
See SF835
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 76


SF 1825 Miller; Jasinski; Sparks; Goggin; Draheim
HF 994 Davids
Revisor No.: 19-2760
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Venture SE Minnesota Diversification revolving loan program creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019558Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1930 Simonson; Sparks
HF 1449 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3346
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Hard cider sales by licensed wine manufacturers at on-sale or off-sale without Minnesota grown requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019592Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1946 Draheim; Little; Pratt; Howe; Sparks
HF 2035 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-3545
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Individual income tax prepared food donation credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019622Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 2007 Utke; Sparks; Simonson
HF 1650 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2742
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Employment and economic development grants local match requirements modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019633Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2092 Sparks
Revisor No.: 19-2699
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Peace officers or sheriffs providing school safety liaison services training requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019692Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2093 Sparks
HF 692 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-2623
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses expanded use of extended time authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019692Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2106 Sparks; Senjem
HF 2175 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-4224
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Austin and Rochester on-sale liquor licenses issuance authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019694Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See SF2130, Sec. 4-5


SF 2190 Goggin; Eken; Sparks
HF 2202 Lippert
Revisor No.: 19-3739
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Next Generation Minnesota Farmer Act; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019708Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
04/04/20192159Author added Sparks


SF 2224 Jasinski; Sparks; Bakk
HF 2307 Torkelson
Revisor No.: 19-4182
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Salvage certificate of title class of vehicles requirement modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019714Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2230 Franzen; Hawj; Sparks
HF 1546 Lippert
Revisor No.: 19-3177
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Beginning farmer tax credits eligibility modification; farmers belonging to protected group tax credit allocation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019759Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/14/2019978Author stricken Lang
03/21/20191237Author added Eken
03/25/20191264Author stricken Goggin
03/27/20191396Author stricken Eken
See HF1733, Sec. 23


SF 2317 Weber; Sparks
HF 2034 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3823
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: County feedlot program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019775Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 8(a)


SF 2378 Utke; Sparks
HF 2311 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-4367
Topic: Workers Compensation
Short Description: Workers compensation advisory council recommendations adoption authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019856Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/20/20191068Author added Sparks


SF 2390 Housley; Sparks
HF 2234 Richardson
Revisor No.: 19-2972
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Post accident insurance funded motor vehicles repairs provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019858Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2395 Clausen; Anderson, P.; Dibble; Sparks; Senjem
HF 2328 Huot
Revisor No.: 19-4499
Topic: Zoos
Short Description: Minnesota zoological gardens bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019858Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2420 Frentz; Little; Eken; Dibble; Sparks
HF 2174 Wolgamott
Revisor No.: 19-4226
Topic: 
Short Description: Highway user tax distribution fund set-aside redistribution; small cities road account and large cities road account establishment; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019863Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2450 Johnson; Eken; Sparks; Weber
HF 2431 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-4520
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019921Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2451 Ingebrigtsen; Eken; Sparks; Johnson
HF 1837 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-3989
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Soil and water conservation district supervisor and watershed district manager compensation increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019921Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 77


SF 2502 Rarick; Nelson; Wiger; Housley; Sparks
HF 2372 McDonald
Revisor No.: 19-4357
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: K12 lottery game establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019929Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2544 Rarick; Simonson; Sparks; Eichorn
HF 2430 Koegel
Revisor No.: 19-4444
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Small business growth acceleration program grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191004Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(i)


SF 2551 Frentz; Jasinski; Sparks; Draheim; Eken
Revisor No.: 19-4495
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Rural Policy and Development Center grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191005Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(e)


SF 2563 Pratt; Koran; Johnson; Sparks; Simonson
Revisor No.: 19-4220
Topic: Interstate Compacts and Agreements
Short Description: Intrastate Securities Exchange Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191008Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2596 Anderson, P.; Sparks; Pratt; Benson; Eken
HF 2453 Scott
Revisor No.: 19-4540
Topic: Firearms and Weapons
Short Description: Firearms transfer to persons ineligible to possess firearms penalties increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20191063Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2598 Housley; Eichorn; Sparks; Clausen; Wiger
HF 1416 Murphy
Revisor No.: 19-2714
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Minnesota Center for the Book programming appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20191064Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF1, Art. 2, Sec. 33, Sub. 22


SF 2668 Little; Rest; Sparks; Tomassoni; Bigham
HF 886 Huot
Revisor No.: 19-3068
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Individual income tax standard deduction increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191261Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 2669 Dziedzic; Clausen; Rest; Little; Sparks
HF 2348 Loeffler
Revisor No.: 19-4502
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Homestead credit refund maximum refund increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191262Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 2748 Hawj; Nelson; Sparks; Simonson; Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-4870
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution calling for an end to the cold genocide and forced organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191519Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2795 Sparks
HF 2787 Bennett
Revisor No.: 19-4899
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Blazing Star state trail connecting bridge bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20192158Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2796 Sparks
HF 2828 Bennett
Revisor No.: 19-4931
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Blazing Star state trail connecting bridge appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20192159Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2797 Bigham; Sparks; Rosen; Eichorn
Revisor No.: 19-4758
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children's meals at restaurants default beverage designation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20192159Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2849 Sparks
HF 2854 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-5060
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Austin Hormel Institute facility expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/25/20193325Introduction and first reading 
04/25/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2854 Sparks
HF 2853 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-5059
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Austin wastewater treatment facility improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/29/20193944Introduction and first reading 
04/29/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2890 Sparks; Frentz
HF 2894 Bennett
Revisor No.: 19-5137
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Shell Rock River watershed district bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20194303Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SR 114 Sparks
Revisor No.: 19-5182
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the Nation of Patriots
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20194351Introduction 
05/17/20194351Referred to Rules and Administration