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2019 - 2020
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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2019 - 2020

Hawj
Chief and Co-Author List
Thursday, August 22, 2019


SF 88 Bigham; Hawj; Kent
HF 624 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-1022
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Red Rock corridor transitway demonstration project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201960Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 96 Dibble; Dziedzic; Champion; Hawj; Franzen
Revisor No.: 19-1189
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Sentencing guidelines commission legislation racial impact screening requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201975Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 97 Bigham; Weber; Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-0590
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Metropolitan agricultural preserves program early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201975Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 30


SF 162 Clausen; Hoffman; Carlson; Wiger; Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-1061
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Child abuse awareness posters commissioner of education development requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/201999Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
01/24/2019166Author added Wiger
02/07/2019305Author added Hawj


SF 216 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Simonson; Rarick
HF 463 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-1454
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: African Economic Development Solutions (AEDS) grant program for immigrant entrepreneurs
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019108Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/07/2019306Author added Simonson
02/28/2019593Author stricken Clausen
02/28/2019Author added Rarick


SF 317 Latz; Little; Newton; Hawj; Marty
HF 136 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-1041
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Internet service providers serving Minnesota customers and those under contract to the state or political subdivisions adherence to net neutrality requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019128Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
01/28/2019196Author added Marty


SF 372 Hawj; Simonson; Isaacson; Champion
HF 1655 Gomez
Revisor No.: 19-1882
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Natural resources department staff inclusion of members of communities traditionally underrepresented appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019137Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 373 Hawj; Newton; Bigham; Simonson; Isaacson
Revisor No.: 19-1949
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Civics class for high school graduation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 374 Mathews; Hawj; Housley; Bigham; Lang
HF 919 Xiong, T.
Revisor No.: 19-1793
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Hmong Veterans Day state holiday establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
01/28/2019197Withdrawn and re-referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
02/21/2019491Author added Lang


SF 375 Hawj; Bigham; Eaton; Simonson; Isaacson
HF 241 Xiong, T.
Revisor No.: 19-1947
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: State general tax refund for certain businesses establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 376 Hawj; Pappas; Marty
HF 2727 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-1909
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul citizen patrol stewards development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 377 Hawj; Eaton; Simonson; Champion
Revisor No.: 19-1948
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Number of voters an individual may assist in marking a ballot modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 387 Hawj; Bigham; Eaton; Simonson; Isaacson
HF 471 Hassan
Revisor No.: 19-1796
Topic: Elections
Short Description: School credit for trainee election judge service authorization; bilingual high school students recruitment requirement; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019140Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 524 Bigham; Hawj; Cwodzinski; Little
HF 826 Lislegard
Revisor No.: 19-2048
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President to designate a state funeral for the last surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipient
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019178Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy


SF 533 Cohen; Senjem; Pappas; Hawj
HF 806 Her
Revisor No.: 19-1167
Topic: Arts
Short Description: St. Paul playwrights center facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019179Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 552 Hawj; Bigham; Klein; Cohen
HF 946 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-1795
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: East St. Paul community small business development grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019182Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 559 Hawj; Hayden; Eichorn
HF 139 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-1480
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency medical services (EMT) culturally specific training appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019183Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 586 Hawj
HF 94 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-2111
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Number of voters an individual may assist in marking a ballot modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019188Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 607 Pappas; Senjem; Hawj; Marty; Cohen
HF 872 Mariani
Revisor No.: 19-1432
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul downtown YMCA grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019191Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 608 Relph; Hawj; Housley; Pappas; Laine
HF 479 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-2260
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Domestic violence and sexual assault prevention program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019192Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF8, Art. 1, Sec. 12(d); Art. 11, Sec. 108; Art. 14, Sec. 3, Sub. 2, Clause (g)


SF 619 Franzen; Rest; Jensen; Hawj
HF 420 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 19-2541
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Cannabis cultivation, consumption, use, and possession authorization, regulation, taxation, and clean indoor act modification; controlled substances act and offenses expungement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019193Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
01/31/2019229Author added Hawj
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 13-14


SF 632 Bigham; Hawj; Osmek; Weber
HF 917 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 19-0810
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Metropolitan agricultural preserves program early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019207Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 30


SF 662 Bakk; Tomassoni; Hawj
HF 402 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 19-2309
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Crane Lake public-water access and site preparation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019212Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 664 Marty; Cohen; Hawj; Pappas
HF 934 Lesch
Revisor No.: 19-2278
Topic: Zoos
Short Description: St. Paul Como Park zoo and conservatory appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019212Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 9 (a)


SF 671 Wiklund; Franzen; Hayden; Hawj; Wiger
HF 30 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-1862
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Great start for all Minnesota Children Act; home visiting; early learning and care; child care availability; appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019213Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 11, Sec. 69-70; Art. 14, Sec. 3, Sub. 2, Clause (a)


SF 691 Cohen; Pappas; Kent; Isaacson; Hawj
HF 545 Pinto
Revisor No.: 19-0542
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Ramsey county regional railroad authority Riverview Corridor transitway grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019216Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 696 Koran; Ingebrigtsen; Torres Ray; Hawj; Westrom
HF 2249 Gomez
Revisor No.: 19-1824
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Eyelash extensions practitioners salon licensing provisions repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019217Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/18/2019441Author added Westrom


SF 697 Koran; Draheim; Hawj
HF 2309 Noor
Revisor No.: 19-1826
Topic: Death, Funerals, and Cemeteries
Short Description: Mortuary science nonlicensed personnel duties performed under the direct supervision of individuals licensed to practice mortuary science clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019217Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/21/2019491Author stricken Lang


SF 725 Hawj; Laine; Wiger
HF 529 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-0539
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Ramsey county regional railroad authority east metro rail corridor appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019222Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 726 Pappas; Hawj; Wiger; Laine
HF 528 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-0543
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Ramsey county regional railroad authority Rush Line Corridor Transitway appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019222Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 730 Hayden; Champion; Isaacson; Dziedzic; Hawj
HF 342 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-2008
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minnesota African American Family Preservation Act; African American welfare oversight council creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019223Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/04/2019605Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 756 Marty; Carlson; Hawj; Cwodzinski; Dziedzic
Revisor No.: 19-1558
Topic: 
Short Description: Plastic straw use in restaurants restrictions establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019227Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/11/2019341Author added Dziedzic


SF 820 Wiklund; Franzen; Wiger; Hawj; Hayden
HF 1 Kotyza-Witthuhn
Revisor No.: 19-0900
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Great Start For All Minnesota Children Act; home visiting for pregnant women and families with young children; early learning and care; child care provider grants appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2019247Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 11, Sec. 69-70; Art. 14, Sec. 3, Sub. 2, Clause (a)


SF 864 Hawj; Eaton; Marty
HF 978 Gomez
Revisor No.: 19-3047
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State procurement executive salary preference provision
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019280Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 868 Hawj; Ingebrigtsen; Dziedzic
HF 133 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-1569
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: No child left inside grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019280Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 23


SF 874 Hawj; Klein; Bigham
HF 305 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-2509
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: White-tailed deer possession moratorium establishment; white-tailed deer buyout program creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019281Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 875 Wiklund; Hawj; Marty; Limmer; Benson
HF 1400 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-1698
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Spoken language health care interpreters registry system establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019282Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/04/2019615aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 921 Marty; Hawj; Jensen
HF 534 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-0339
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment changing the process for filling a vacancy in the office of lieutenant governor
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019289Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 926 Hawj; Cohen; Anderson, B.; Pappas; Senjem
HF 231 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-2205
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Humanities Center asset preservation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019290Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 927 Eaton; Wiger; Hawj; Isaacson; Dibble
HF 1327 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-2457
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Open season for taking wolves prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019290Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1012 Torres Ray; Franzen; Hawj; Abeler; Anderson, P.
HF 824 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-3020
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Increase Teachers of Color Act strengthening and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019304Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
02/14/2019402Author added Abeler
03/13/2019868Author added Anderson, P.
See First Special Session 2019, HF1, Art. 3, Sec. 10-11, 13-17, 22, 23, Sub. 2, 5


SF 1022 Wiger; Newton; Hawj; Little; Cwodzinski
Revisor No.: 19-3252
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President and Congress to designate a state funeral for the last surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipient
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019319Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy


SF 1046 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Relph
HF 2165 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-2294
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: East African families with disabilities appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019323Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1051 Wiklund; Dziedzic; Franzen; Hawj; Kent
HF 908 Kotyza-Witthuhn
Revisor No.: 19-2237
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: WomenVenture appropriation for business training program for child care providers and related expenses
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019324Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging


SF 1052 Wiklund; Dziedzic; Franzen; Hawj; Kent
HF 825 Kotyza-Witthuhn
Revisor No.: 19-2236
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: WomenVenture cooperative child care businesses in low-income urban areas pilot programs creation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019324Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging


SF 1071 Cohen; Hawj; Senjem; Pappas; Marty
HF 1080 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-2685
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Third Street/Kellogg Boulevard bridge removal and replacement bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019327Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1123 Franzen; Torres Ray; Pappas; Eaton; Hawj
HF 841 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-2891
Topic: Minorities and Protected Groups
Short Description: Women of Color Opportunity Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019336Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1129 Carlson; Dziedzic; Dibble; Hawj; Wiklund
Revisor No.: 19-3156
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Minnesota health plan, health board, health fund, office of health quality and planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and auditor general for the Minnesota health plan establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019337Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1143 Pappas; Cohen; Hawj
HF 1067 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-2669
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Victoria Theater bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019339Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Capital Investment
03/26/20191336Author added Hawj


SF 1153 Chamberlain; Anderson, B.; Hayden; Hawj; Newton
HF 998 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 19-1913
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Military veteran offenders restorative justice sentence
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019373Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
02/25/2019501aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1156 Wiger; Chamberlain; Kent; Isaacson; Hawj
HF 1466 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-3352
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Metro transit service from downtown St. Paul to Maplewood Mall transit center and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019373Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1157 Dziedzic; Hawj; Simonson; Senjem
HF 212 Davnie
Revisor No.: 19-0724
Topic: 
Short Description: Cities of the first class pesticide control ordinances state preemption elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019374Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1175 Newton; Cwodzinski; Bigham; Hawj; Little
HF 585 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 19-1707
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minneapolis veterans home expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019377Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1194 Ruud; Tomassoni; Wiger; Franzen; Hawj
HF 1081 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-1163
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Forests of the future program bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019380Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1204 Bigham; Hawj
HF 1660 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-2730
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Industrial hemp and marijuana definitions modification; industrial hemp possession provision modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019382Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 2, Sec. 10-11; Art. 11, Sec. 77


SF 1276 Abeler; Bigham; Hawj; Tomassoni
HF 776 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-2519
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Lawns to legumes grant program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019394Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 2, Sec. 2, Sub. 8 (f)


SF 1291 Marty; Cohen; Pappas; Hawj; Dziedzic
HF 958 Hausman
Revisor No.: 19-2976
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Bell Museum appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019397Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF3, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 10


SF 1309 Koran; Mathews; Hawj; Newman; Draheim
HF 2179 Huot
Revisor No.: 19-1825
Topic: Death, Funerals, and Cemeteries
Short Description: Casket and urn sales licensure exception clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019400Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1323 Abeler; Bigham; Hawj; Dziedzic
HF 1124 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-2873
Topic: Metropolitan Council
Short Description: Metropolitan regional parks and trails appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019417Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, S7, Art. 1, Sec. 5 (a)(b)


SF 1329 Bigham; Klein; Hawj
HF 759 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-2800
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Donated venison processing reimbursement increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019418Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
02/27/2019541Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 2


SF 1346 Goggin; Lang; Johnson; Dziedzic; Hawj
HF 811 Lippert
Revisor No.: 19-3163
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Farm-to-school program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019421Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/04/2019617aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3


SF 1359 Hawj; Isaacson; Bigham; Tomassoni; Klein
HF 553 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-2615
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmed cervidae regulatory duties and powers transfer to department of natural resources (DNR)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019423Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1360 Hawj; Isaacson; Dziedzic
HF 1293 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-3306
Topic: Fertilizers and Pesticides
Short Description: Corn or soybean seed coated or treated with a neonicotinoid pesticide additional label statement requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019423Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1361 Isaacson; Hawj; Pappas
HF 410 Hassan
Revisor No.: 19-0736
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Graduation fees prohibition; school district fees report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019423Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 1365 Housley; Pappas; Hawj; Wiger; Klein
HF 1480 Hausman
Revisor No.: 19-3271
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Ramsey county Battle Creek regional park winter recreation area grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019424Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 1366 Housley; Pappas; Hawj; Wiger; Klein
HF 1481 Lillie
Revisor No.: 19-3194
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Ramsey county Battle Creek regional park winter recreation area grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019424Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1392 Pappas; Hawj; Torres Ray; Eaton; Koran
HF 1074 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3178
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Hmong Cultural Center Museum and Library appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019428Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/27/2019561Author added Torres Ray
03/04/2019640Author added Eaton
03/07/2019715Author added Koran


SF 1393 Pappas; Hawj; Dziedzic; Benson; Relph
HF 745 Her
Revisor No.: 19-1276
Topic: Marriage and Marriage Dissolution
Short Description: Marriage by minors authorization provisions elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019428Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/25/2019537Author added Benson
02/27/2019561Author added Relph


SF 1447 Bigham; Jensen; Hawj; Abeler
HF 1661 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-2731
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Hemp growers sales of state grown hemp to medical cannabis program manufacturers authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019437Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 11, Sec. 1, 86, 97


SF 1475 Hawj; Marty; Newton
HF 1175 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3445
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Humanities Center DIAL Group grant for Hmong culture celebration appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019467Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1476 Hawj; Hoffman; Abeler; Newton
HF 1176 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3373
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul TAP mental health program in disability communities grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019467Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1477 Hawj; Laine; Anderson, P.; Newton; Little
HF 1313 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3628
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Minnesota China Friendship Garden in Phalen Park construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019467Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1478 Hawj; Tomassoni; Pappas; Newton; Champion
HF 1350 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3627
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul east side freedom library renovation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019467Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1491 Kent; Housley; Bigham; Hawj; Wiger
HF 1470 Xiong, T.
Revisor No.: 19-3525
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: I-94, I-494 and I-694 interchange project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019470Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1543 Lang; Cohen; Hawj
HF 1474 Hausman
Revisor No.: 19-2920
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Humanities Center and Veterans' Voices program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019478Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
03/04/2019604Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1569 Cohen; Senjem; Pappas; Hawj; Marty
HF 1218 Lesch
Revisor No.: 19-2168
Topic: Lodging
Short Description: St. Paul authorized local lodging rate tax increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019482Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 6, Sec. 6


SF 1617 Marty; Laine; Hawj; Torres Ray
HF 1346 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-1539
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Dakota and Ojibwe indigenous language recognition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019490Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1682 Lang; Laine; Wiger; Franzen; Hawj
HF 1079 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-1243
Topic: Easements and Conveyances
Short Description: Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) reserve program working grasslands easements acquisition for restoration and rehabilitation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019525Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1752 Hawj; Dibble; Abeler; Dziedzic; Hoffman
HF 2343 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3896
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: St. Paul TAP (Tap All Possibilities) program to address mental health in disability communities appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019546Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1754 Hawj; Senjem; Laine; Miller; Carlson
HF 1611 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3624
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Phalen Park Chinese friendship garden grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019546Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1755 Hawj; Laine; Senjem; Miller; Carlson
HF 1613 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3625
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Phalen Park Chinese friendship garden grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019546Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF3, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 6, Clause (k)


SF 1756 Hawj; Senjem; Laine; Miller; Carlson
HF 1612 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3626
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Phalen Park Chinese garden grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019546Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF3, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 6, Clause (k)


SF 1790 Hawj; Lang; Rarick; Hayden
HF 1803 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3453
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Latino Communities United in Service (CLUES) appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019552Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1798 Little; Abeler; Hawj; Dziedzic
HF 1007 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-1753
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Lead safe home grant program creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019554Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/14/2019978Author added Dziedzic


SF 1837 Bigham; Tomassoni; Hawj
HF 1362 Her
Revisor No.: 19-2595
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmed Cervidae herd infected with chronic wasting disease depopulation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019577Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1850 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Eaton; Abeler
HF 1811 Noor
Revisor No.: 19-4026
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President of the United States to continue the federal deferred enforcement departure (DED) for Liberians
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019579Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/20/20191067Author added Abeler


SF 1961 Lang; Westrom; Ingebrigtsen; Hawj; Eken
HF 1402 Howard
Revisor No.: 19-2850
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Local housing trust funds grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019625Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1964 Hawj; Marty; Pappas; Kent; Cohen
HF 2315 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-3772
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Asian Economic Development Association east metropolitan area technology center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019625Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2038 Marty; Carlson; Clausen; Hawj; Dibble
HF 2701 Dehn
Revisor No.: 19-0396
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution memorializing Congress to overturn the United States Supreme Court decision Citizens United V. FEC; requesting Congress to clarify that spending money is not free speech; request for Congress to propose a constitutional amendment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019638Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
04/10/20192392Author added Dibble


SF 2128 Marty; Wiklund; Eaton; Carlson; Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-4079
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Universal health care system benefit and cost analysis requirement to assist legislature in comparing it to current health care financing system
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019698Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/26/20191337Author added Hawj


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 2235 Hayden; Torres Ray; Hawj; Dziedzic
HF 1183 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3475
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Voting instructions and sample ballots in languages other than English for certain designated precincts requirement; multilingual election judges in certain precincts requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019760Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2315 Hawj; Cwodzinski; Hall; Miller; Pappas
HF 1823 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-3987
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Hmong Museum grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019775Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2325 Hawj; Cwodzinski; Dziedzic
HF 2116 Noor
Revisor No.: 19-4318
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Somali Museum of Minnesota appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019777Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/14/2019979Author added Dziedzic


SF 2326 Hawj; Weber; Eken; Ingebrigtsen; Hoffman
HF 2573 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-3849
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Ethnic minority and immigrant farmer outreach coordinator appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019777Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/14/2019932Author added Hoffman


SF 2495 Hoffman; Hawj; Latz; Abeler; Dziedzic
HF 739 Mariani
Revisor No.: 19-2778
Topic: Courts
Short Description: Postconviction relief petition hearings procedures modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019928Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2506 Rest; Dibble; Dziedzic; Isaacson; Hawj
HF 1825 Loeffler
Revisor No.: 19-3542
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Working family income tax credit calculation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019930Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 2, Sec. 17


SF 2653 Marty; Hawj; Pappas; Frentz; Cohen
HF 2201 Her
Revisor No.: 19-4072
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul college savings account creation at birth grant; reporting; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191259Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
03/26/20191337Author added Frentz
03/28/20191424Author added Cohen


SF 2656 Hawj; Abeler; Hoffman; Newton; Pappas
HF 2114 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-4328
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Face to Face Health Counseling Service, Inc. grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191259Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 2673 Hawj; Dziedzic
HF 2649 Pinto
Revisor No.: 19-4679
Topic: Minorities and Protected Groups
Short Description: African American Youth Access and African Immigrant Family Outreach programs grant establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191262Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2688 Hayden; Dziedzic; Hawj
HF 2653 Noor
Revisor No.: 19-4638
Topic: News Media
Short Description: KALY-FM East African radio station appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20191333Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2705 Hawj; Clausen; Abeler; Hoffman; Relph
Revisor No.: 19-3658
Topic: Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
Short Description: Nonprofit organizations healthy living initiatives education, guidance, and assistance grants appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20191392Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 2709 Miller; Pratt; Hawj
HF 2731 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 19-4008
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Hmong Chamber of Commerce grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20191393Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(aa)


SF 2741 Kent; Housley; Bigham; Wiger; Hawj
HF 2677 Xiong, T.
Revisor No.: 19-4783
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Washington county 4th street bridge over I-694 reconstruction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191518Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2742 Hawj
HF 2699 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-4773
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Legislature translation services to individuals who are members of a language minority requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191518Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


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 2808 Hawj
HF 2391 Gomez
Revisor No.: 19-1377
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Former legislators and legislative employees lobbying activities prohibition upon leaving legislative office or separation from employment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/08/20192249Introduction and first reading 
04/08/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2853 Hawj; Isaacson
HF 2830 Xiong, J.
Revisor No.: 19-4969
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Minneapolis affordable housing project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/29/20193943Introduction and first reading 
04/29/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 2868 Marty; Dziedzic; Laine; Hawj; Isaacson
Revisor No.: 19-5072
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School-linked mental health services grants, full-service community schools, support our students grants, homework starts with home program, and collaborative educator program funding provisions; appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/06/20194218Introduction and first reading 
05/06/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 6, Sec. 2


SF 2880 Laine; Marty; Wiklund; Hawj; Carlson
Revisor No.: 19-5011
Topic: Contracts
Short Description: Legislature and executive branch contracting restrictions based on vendor practices towards Israel elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/13/20194277Introduction and first reading 
05/13/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SR 28 Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-0105
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Colonel TouLong Yang on his service in the Secret War in Laos during the Vietnam War
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 29 Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-0234
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Dr. Yang Dao's 75th birthday
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 63 Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-3586
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the life and service of Youa Toua Her
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019493Introduction 
02/21/2019493Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 64 Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-3635
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the life and service of Eng Lia Her
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019493Introduction 
02/21/2019493Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 68 Eaton; Hawj; Hoffman; Pappas; Marty
Revisor No.: 19-4166
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Soua Thao Heu
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019716Introduction 
03/07/2019716Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 79 Hoffman; Hawj; Pappas; Cohen; Dziedzic
Revisor No.: 19-4591
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating the Shop with Cops program on its 20-year anniversary
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20191239Introduction 
03/21/20191239Referred to Rules and Administration