2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Bakk
Chief Author List
Tuesday, November 21, 2017


SF 87 Bakk; Tomassoni; Gazelka; Lourey; Johnson
HF 1024 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 17-0704
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Small schools revenue calculation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017104Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
01/26/2017404Author added Gazelka
02/09/2017562Authors added Lourey; Johnson


SF 136 Bakk; Simonson; Tomassoni
HF 158 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1424
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth north shore sanitary district debt relief appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017344Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 225 Bakk; Simonson
HF 153 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1535
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hermantown local option sales tax revenue uses modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017362Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Taxes
02/16/2017644Author added Simonson
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 6


SF 226 Bakk
HF 701 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1786
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: High school students time of day for work modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017362Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/13/2017570aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/13/2017573Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1457, Art. 1, Sec. 1
See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 18


SF 227 Bakk
Revisor No.: 17-0461
Topic: Boats, Boating, and Watercraft
Short Description: Watercraft used for trapping licensing requirement exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017362Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/06/2017532Withdrawn and returned to author 


SF 228 Bakk; Simonson
HF 154 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1461
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Proctor sales and use tax imposition authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017363Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Taxes
02/16/2017644Author added Simonson
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 5, Sec. 11, 28


SF 238 Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 114 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-0716
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Lake county Prospectors ATV trail system grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017364Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 8


SF 239 Bakk; Tomassoni; Simonson
HF 91 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1124
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Two Harbors Agate Bay small-craft safe harbor grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017364Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 240 Bakk; Tomassoni; Simonson
HF 87 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1099
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hermantown Arrowhead regional health and wellness center construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017365Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 20, Sub. 11


SF 241 Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 337 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1693
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Silver Creek township wastewater collection and treatment facility construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017365Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 242 Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 220 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1539
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Koochiching county-Voyageurs national park clean water project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017365Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 21, Sub. 11


SF 243 Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 336 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1694
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Silver Bay black beach municipal campground establishment bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017365Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 244 Bakk; Tomassoni; Simonson
HF 288 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1540
Topic: Airports and Aircraft
Short Description: Falls international airport improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017365Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 10


SF 279 Bakk; Tomassoni; Simonson; Ingebrigtsen; Senjem
HF 195 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-0812
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Grand Marais Lake Superior water access facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017376Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 414 Bakk; Tomassoni; Wiger
HF 690 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1987
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Orr Voyageur all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail system construction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017402Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
01/30/2017453Author added Wiger
See SF723, Art. 1
See SF844, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 5(i)


SF 456 Bakk; Ruud; Tomassoni; Wiger; Franzen
HF 439 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-1927
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Gitchi-Gami state trail development bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017446Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 6


SF 495 Bakk; Tomassoni; Clausen; Isaacson; Eichorn
HF 196 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-0641
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Cook county higher education board educational programming and academic support services funds transfer and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017452Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
02/16/2017617aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(aa)
See SF2214, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3 (e)
See SF943, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(e)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(x)


SF 582 Bakk; Simonson
HF 725 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1659
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Newly incorporated city base year formula aid authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017494Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes
02/16/2017644Author added Simonson
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 26


SF 615 Bakk; Eken; Miller; Gazelka; Simonson
HF 773 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1905
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government aid (LGA) to cities formula modification and adjustments
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017511Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes
02/16/2017644Author added Simonson
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 15-16


SF 646 Bakk; Chamberlain; Anderson, P.
HF 513 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 17-0640
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: American Indians living on reservations working family income tax credit modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017517Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 681 Bakk
HF 785 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2016
Topic: Boats, Boating, and Watercraft
Short Description: Watercraft licensing exemptions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017522Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 805 Bakk
HF 936 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2583
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Bear-hunting permits lotteries preference modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017555Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF865
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 95


SF 900 Bakk; Tomassoni; Rosen; Senjem; Gazelka
HF 2328 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2288
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Super Bowl admissions sales tax exemption modification; Minnesota sports facilities commission operating and capital expenses sales tax reimbursement requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017583Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 3, Sec. 21, 41


SF 914 Bakk; Gazelka; Ingebrigtsen; Ruud; Eken
HF 1355 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-2717
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Clean air act settlement money specifically appropriated by law requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017585Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/22/2017743aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
03/02/2017942Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/08/20171159aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
03/09/20171254General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
03/20/20171553aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/20/20171575Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Finance
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF1937, Art. 10, Sec. 3


SF 1034 Bakk; Housley; Miller
HF 1307 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2754
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: American Indian workforce training pilot project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017629Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(z)
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(w)


SF 1214 Bakk; Eichorn; Tomassoni
HF 1359 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2823
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Sustainable forest initiative act land withdrawal provisions modifications for certain paved trails
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 10, Sec. 4


SF 1272 Bakk
HF 1690 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3353
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Lake county public sale of tax-forfeited land bordering public water
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017700Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF1124, Sec. 18-20


SF 1274 Bakk
HF 1689 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3470
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: City and town historical societies use of city and town expenditures authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017700Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1360 Bakk; Tomassoni; Ruud
HF 1485 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3224
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Voyageurs national park sanitary-sewer projects local government grants appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017762Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1394 Bakk; Eichorn; Ruud
HF 1643 Layman
Revisor No.: 17-3248
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Iron Range resources and rehabilitation commissioner duties modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017768Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/09/20171199aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/15/20171469aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 23; Art. 11, Sec. 17-18, 20


SF 1482 Bakk; Tomassoni; Eichorn
HF 1807 Lueck
Revisor No.: 17-3081
Topic: Wetlands
Short Description: Surplus wetland credit allocation under a permit to mine authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017791Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF865
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 56, 110


SF 1507 Bakk
HF 1548 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2690
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Propane vehicle and fueling station rebate program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017795Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1727 Bakk
HF 2279 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-2737
Topic: Fish and Fishing
Short Description: Public water access acquisitions moratorium establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017994Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1739 Bakk
HF 1999 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3834
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Ely trailhead facility and road access grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171059Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1740 Bakk
HF 1977 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3833
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Ely Business Park, industrial park, and Vermilion Community College infrastructure grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171059Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1741 Bakk
HF 2075 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3879
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Tofte municipal housing operation authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171059Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1843 Bakk; Klein; Cohen; Hoffman; Rest
Revisor No.: 17-2853
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Legislature size reduction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171076Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1903 Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 2260 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-4034
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Special paper products vehicle permit modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171181Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2072 Bakk
HF 2074 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3923
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Town electors financial assistance to schools authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171368Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 2077 Bakk
HF 2366 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 17-3958
Topic: Administration Department
Short Description: Minnesota historical preservation office duties transfer to department of administration
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171369Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session SF1, Art. 1, Sec. 11, Sub. 2 and Art. 2, Sec. 29, 54


SF 2120 Bakk
HF 1541 Thissen
Revisor No.: 17-3428
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: State information and communications systems accessibility standards legislative compliance requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171486Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections