2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Benson
Chief and Co-Author List
Monday, October 16, 2017


SF 1 Benson; Dahms
HF 1 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 17-1270
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance temporary payment program; health maintenance organizations (HMO) requirements and health insurance modifications; agricultural cooperative health plan authorization; tax provision modification; transition of care coverage for 2017; reporting requirements; funds transfer; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/05/201737Introduction and first reading 
01/05/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
01/11/201778aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
01/11/2017107aComm report: To pass as amended 
01/11/2017108Second reading 
01/12/2017117Special Order 
01/12/2017122Third reading 
01/12/2017122Motion did not prevail To refer to Taxes
01/12/2017123Bill passed 
01/23/2017370Returned from House with amendment 
01/23/2017371Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
01/23/2017385Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Dahms; Jensen; Franzen
01/23/2017House conferees Hoppe; Davids; Dean M.; Fabian; Halverson
01/26/2017406cConference committee report 
01/26/2017423Motion to reject CC report, did not prevail 
01/26/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
01/26/2017424Third reading 
01/30/2017428House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 01/26/17
01/30/2017428Governor's action Approval 01/26/17
01/30/2017428Secretary of State Chapter 2 01/26/17
Effective date Various Dates
See also First Special Session, SF2, Art. 5, Sec. 8-9


SF 33 Osmek; Miller; Benson; Kent; Klein
HF 128 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-1113
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sales municipal authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201753Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 38 Osmek; Pratt; Benson; Mathews
HF 7 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-0758
Topic: Councils
Short Description: Metropolitan council members staggered terms imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Local Government
02/23/2017769Author stricken Rest


SF 40 Osmek; Pratt; Benson; Limmer; Chamberlain
Revisor No.: 17-0760
Topic: Councils
Short Description: Metropolitan council gubernatorial appointees local approval requirement and council member removal process
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 41 Osmek; Kent; Klein; Benson; Chamberlain
HF 129 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-0761
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sales prohibition removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201754Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 55 Benson
HF 83 Scott
Revisor No.: 17-1460
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance eligibility verification; health plan rate data classification as public data; state reinsurance program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201758Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
01/11/201762aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 56 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-1455
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health insurance premium assistance temporary payment program; health maintenance organizations (HMO) requirements and health insurance modifications; reporting requirements; county-based purchasing plan demonstration project establishment; state reinsurance program authorization; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201759Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/11/201769aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 57 Benson; Housley; Newman; Senjem
HF 117 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 17-1178
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: I-35W and Lake drive interchange improvement and west Freeway drive realignment bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201759Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 3


SF 139 Clausen; Benson; Kiffmeyer; Jensen; Wiklund
HF 1167 Schultz
Revisor No.: 17-1401
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Preceptor income tax credit authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017345Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 189 Kiffmeyer; Koran; Benson
HF 181 Lucero
Revisor No.: 17-1634
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: General education disparity aid creation for school districts with low general education revenue and low property wealth per pupil and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017356Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
02/23/2017769Author added Benson
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 57, Sub. 34


SF 216 Jensen; Lourey; Marty; Frentz; Benson
HF 629 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-1871
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) claims against estates provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017360Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/26/2017405Author added Marty
02/09/2017562Author added Frentz
03/08/20171169aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20171180Second reading 
03/31/20173047Author added Benson
04/27/20173331Chief author stricken, shown as co-author Lourey
04/27/2017Chief author added Jensen
05/01/20173361Special Order 
05/01/20173361Third reading Passed 
05/11/20174501Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/11/17
05/15/20174516Governor's action Approval 05/12/17
05/15/20174525Secretary of State Chapter 46 05/12/17
Effective date 05/13/17 (retroactive application)


SF 319 Kiffmeyer; Benson; Hoffman; Lourey; Abeler
HF 518 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-0850
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Complex pediatric home care nursing category establishment; home care nursing services payment rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017382Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 503 Eichorn; Lourey; Benson; Utke; Tomassoni
HF 630 Rarick
Revisor No.: 17-1965
Topic: Native Americans
Short Description: Indian child welfare out-of-home placement costs reimbursement authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017481Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/13/2017573Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes


SF 527 Kiffmeyer; Benson; Eaton; Schoen; Clausen
HF 733 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-2028
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) licensure requirements clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017484Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/20/2017657Comm report: To pass 
02/20/2017660Second reading 
05/04/20173380Special Order 
05/04/20173380Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173395Author added Clausen
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 57 05/17/17
Effective date 05/18/17


SF 531 Gazelka; Benson; Fischbach; Pappas; Abeler
HF 714 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-1478
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child sex trafficking prevention director duties modification; forfeited money transfer from public safety department to health department authorization; shelter services for sexually exploited youth and youth at risk of sexual exploitation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017485Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 96, 137; Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 24, Sec. 3, Sub. 2


SF 537 Abeler; Hoffman; Benson; Hayden; Lourey
HF 526 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-0751
Topic: Boards
Short Description: Occupational therapy practice board creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017486Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171161Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 11, Sec. 7-31, 52-54


SF 563 Koran; Benson; Eaton; Hayden; Rosen
HF 770 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-1956
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Direct injectable drugs medical assistance (MA) reimbursement provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017491Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 580 Miller; Gazelka; Rosen; Housley; Benson
HF 600 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1684
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Uniform State Labor Standards Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017494Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/09/2017539Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Local Government
02/15/2017598Comm report: To pass 
02/15/2017Rule 21, referred to Rules and Administration
02/22/2017685Comm report: Adopt previous comm report 
02/22/2017692Second reading 
03/07/20171127HF substituted on General Orders HF600


SF 593 Nelson; Franzen; Rosen; Fischbach; Benson
HF 747 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1939
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug coverage prior authorization requirements modification; prescription drug benefit transparency and disclosure requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017496Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 595 Rosen; Frentz; Benson; Lourey; Abeler
HF 529 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-1635
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services targeted case management interactive video use authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017497Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/22/2017684Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 25, 33-34, 44, 62


SF 601 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-2423
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan system plan reasonableness consideration prohibition elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017497Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 704 Fischbach; Benson; Ruud; Eken; Johnson
HF 812 Kiel
Revisor No.: 17-1922
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: Abortion facilities licensure requirement; licensing fee requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/27/2017778Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/01/2017896aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/27/20173324aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/27/20173329Second reading 
05/01/20173348HF substituted on General Orders HF812


SF 706 Benson; Newton; Kiffmeyer; Anderson, B.; Schoen
HF 806 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-1750
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minnesota humanities center appropriation for humanities programs and the Veterans' Voices program
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017526Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 8


SF 720 Dahms; Benson; Abeler; Kiffmeyer
HF 5 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1851
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Minnesota premium security plan as a state-based reinsurance program with Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association administration authorization and appropriation; provider taxes authorization; reinsurance tax imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017529Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/09/2017563Author added Kiffmeyer
03/01/2017885aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171162aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/09/20171263aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/09/20171279Second reading 
03/14/20171458HF substituted on General Orders HF5
(Non-revisor companion) HF5


SF 742 Lourey; Benson; Dibble; Hayden
Revisor No.: 17-2459
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health impact assessments on topics selected by the legislative audit commission department of health requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017543Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 773 Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 731 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-0207
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Civics testing inclusion in education curriculum requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017548Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
02/16/2017644Author added Benson
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 2, Sec. 1


SF 799 Benson; Abeler
HF 943 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1082
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MNsure and health department Interagency agreement and intra-agency transfer provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017554Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/27/2017777Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
04/20/20173284Special Order 
04/20/20173284Third reading Passed 
05/04/20173368Returned from House with amendment 
05/04/20173368Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
05/16/20175290Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Housley; Utke; Lourey
05/18/20175390House conferees Dean, M.; Schomacker; Albright; Kiel; Schultz
See SF800


SF 800 Benson; Abeler
HF 945 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2622
Topic: Omnibus Bills
Short Description: Omnibus health human services bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017554Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
03/28/20172190aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/29/20172631aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/29/20172639Second reading 
04/03/20173088aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/03/20173116Third reading Passed 
04/18/20173161Returned from House with amendment 
04/18/20173162Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
04/18/20173170Senate conferees Benson; Abeler; Housley; Utke; Lourey
04/20/20173183House conferees Dean, M.; Schomacker; Albright; Kiel; Schultz
05/09/20173571cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/09/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/09/20174050Third reading 
05/09/20174292House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/09/17
Governor's action Veto 05/12/17
Secretary of State Chapter 45 05/12/17
05/15/20174524Veto message laid on table 
See First Special Session, SF2


SF 801 Benson; Abeler
HF 944 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2621
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Terminology correction change from food support and food stamps to supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP)
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017555Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/14/20171432Comm report: To pass 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler


SF 815 Nelson; Lourey; Abeler; Senjem; Benson
HF 959 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1869
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical faculty license permanency
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017557Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/22/2017719Comm report: To pass 
02/22/2017752Second reading 
02/27/2017807General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171475aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/20/20173187Comm report: To pass 
04/20/20173249Second reading 
05/09/20173412HF substituted on General Orders HF959


SF 864 Newton; Benson; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1406 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-1752
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Anoka county group residential housing provider supplemental rate establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017576Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 33


SF 925 Clausen; Benson; Kiffmeyer; Wiklund; Jensen
HF 1169 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-2734
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Legislative health care workforce commission expiration extension and work plan report requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017587Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/08/20171161Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171284Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 931 Benson; Hall
HF 1117 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2905
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Oak Grove land designation as rural residential for comprehensive plan update purposes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017588Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Local Government
See First Special Session, HF3, Art. 3, Sec. 126


SF 971 Chamberlain; Benson; Newton; Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1130 West
Revisor No.: 17-2809
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Anoka county recruitment of foster families grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017603Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 975 Benson
HF 1305 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-3068
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan council members communication with elected officials in their respective district requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017604Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 981 Benson; Lourey
HF 1261 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2983
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Hospital rate and reimbursement and dental services administration for medical assistance (MA) recipients provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017604Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 7-9, 14, 49


SF 998 Benson; Franzen
HF 1703 Barr, R.
Revisor No.: 17-2759
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Public health nurse home visits medical assistance (MA) reimbursement rate increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 53
See SF1456, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(l)


SF 1002 Benson
HF 920 Theis
Revisor No.: 17-2091
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Housing with services establishments exemption from department of health lodging licensing requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 74


SF 1003 Rosen; Senjem; Pappas; Benson
HF 1260 Cornish
Revisor No.: 17-3127
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) coverage expansion for community-based service coordination in jails
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1023 Frentz; Rosen; Lourey; Jensen; Benson
HF 972 Johnson, C.
Revisor No.: 17-1873
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency medical services regulatory board adoption of rules authorizing certified emergency medical services personnel to assist with administering certain emergency prescription medications and participate in care coordination establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017612Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1032 Relph; Klein; Benson; Lourey; Abeler
HF 1383 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-2765
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Traumatic brain injury human services commissioner to seek amendment to the brain injury waiver to include fetal alcohol exposure; fetal alcohol syndrome reduction program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017629Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171278aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 32


SF 1058 Jensen; Hoffman; Benson; Rosen; Klein
HF 1371 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-0752
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Hennepin county juvenile psychiatric hospital construction moratorium exception authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017633Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 66


SF 1085 Miller; Kent; Osmek; Klein; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3227
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1086 Miller; Osmek; Kent; Klein; Benson
HF 30 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-1029
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday intoxicating liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/22/2017722aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/22/2017752Second reading 
02/23/2017755HF substituted on General Orders HF30


SF 1148 Jensen; Benson; Rosen; Dahms; Anderson, P.
HF 10 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1235
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: MNsure transition to federally facilitated health insurance marketplace requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017665Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1165 Benson; Hayden; Relph; Lourey; Abeler
HF 1453 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1907
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Minnesota family investment program (MFIP) income exclusions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017668Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1199 Nelson; Senjem; Hawj; Benson; Abeler
HF 1384 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-2557
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Olmsted county group residential housing facility supplemental rate authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017673Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 32


SF 1212 Koran; Benson
HF 1267 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2786
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Cambridge trunk highway #95 improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1213 Koran; Benson
HF 1277 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2797
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Cambridge trunk highway #95 improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017676Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1232 Benson; Hall
HF 1197 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-1302
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Election candidate requirement to file petition in certain circumstances authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1233 Benson; Pratt; Newman
HF 1278 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 17-2777
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Comments on driving decal on school buses requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1234 Benson; Housley; Senjem; Newman
HF 462 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 17-1667
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Anoka county highway and street improvements at I-35 and trunk highway #97 bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017693Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 3


SF 1251 Anderson, P.; Wiklund; Benson; Simonson; Kiffmeyer
HF 1896 Nash
Revisor No.: 17-2575
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Legislative commission on cyber security establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017696Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/09/20171270aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171671aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/23/20171934Second reading 
05/01/20173361aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/01/20173361Third reading Passed 


SF 1267 Benson; Osmek; Hall
HF 201 Runbeck
Revisor No.: 17-1023
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide legislative approval requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1268 Benson; Abeler
HF 2070 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3096
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical cannabis health commissioner authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017699Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1291 Utke; Benson
HF 1245 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-0004
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children and family services, chemical and mental health services, operations, health care and community supports provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017703Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017965aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171254Author added Benson
03/13/20171290aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 21, 23-24, 27; Art. 2, Sec. 1-2, 4-7; Art. 8, Sec. 4; Art. 13, Sec. 2


SF 1308 Jensen; Benson; Klein; Anderson, P.; Kiffmeyer
HF 1812 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-3247
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Prescription drug price comparison human services commissioner online interactive application establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017707Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1313 Lang; Dahms; Benson; Goggin; Westrom
HF 984 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-2339
Topic: Taxation-Gasoline and Special Fuels
Short Description: Gas tax sign on petroleum dispenser requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/2017707Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/02/2017934aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF1937, Art. 8, Sec. 3
See SF1313, Art. 8, Sec. 9


SF 1335 Benson; Lourey
HF 1559 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3508
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Hospital rate and reimbursement provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017758Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 7-9, 11-14, 49


SF 1340 Jensen; Lourey; Benson
HF 1517 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3328
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Quality of health care services assessment measures offered by health care providers provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017758Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 3


SF 1353 Rosen; Clausen; Schoen; Benson
HF 1314 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-2942
Topic: Occupations and Professions
Short Description: Telemedicine practice requirement establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017761Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/13/20171293aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
05/04/20173379Special Order 
05/04/20173379Third reading Passed 
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 58 05/17/17
Effective date 08/01/17


SF 1367 Benson
HF 1428 Daudt
Revisor No.: 17-3264
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Court-placed students nonresident tuition rate clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017763Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/15/20171483Comm report: To pass and re-referred to E-12 Finance
See First Special Session, HF2, Art. 3, Sec. 3


SF 1372 Benson; Abeler
HF 1571 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-3290
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Long-term care services and supports study statutory changes; long-term care services gaps analysis appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017764Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
03/08/20171192Withdrawn and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/20/20171553aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/27/20171966Author added Abeler
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 27, Sec. 11


SF 1390 Housley; Rosen; Benson; Schoen; Simonson
HF 1924 Bennett
Revisor No.: 17-2644
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Trapping without written permission on certain private lands prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017767Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/01/2017931Author added Simonson
See SF723, Art. 2


SF 1404 Little; Benson; Jensen
Revisor No.: 17-2959
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Individual health coverage cancellation by contacting health plan company or MNsure authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017778Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF800


SF 1408 Benson
HF 2027 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-3368
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Medical care deductibles income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017779Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1421 Jensen; Benson; Hayden; Wiklund
HF 1414 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-3233
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Demonstration pilot projects for certain complex patient populations authorization; health care providers serving managed care enrollees fee schedule establishment; health care service provider payments and quality standards reform authorization; health information technology grants establishment; health care workforce pilot projects authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017781Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Author added Hayden
03/07/20171146Author added Wiklund


SF 1436 Dziedzic; Ingebrigtsen; Benson; Hall; Latz
HF 2288 Hilstrom
Revisor No.: 17-3627
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency (911) responders training grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017783Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1440 Mathews; Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 1560 Newberger
Revisor No.: 17-3416
Topic: Forests and Trees
Short Description: Sand Dunes state forest management plan requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017784Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF723, Art. 2
See SF844, Art. 2, Sec. 155


SF 1472 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3412
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Nonprofit health care entity conversions attorney general review and approval provisions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017789Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171254Withdrawn and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/14/20171423aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171476aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/15/2017Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171672Comm report: Adopt previous comm report Joint rule 2.03 Suspended


SF 1483 Benson
HF 628 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2174
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan Land Planning Act reasonableness of system statements consideration authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017791Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 1492 Benson; Abeler; Eaton
HF 1739 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3506
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Legislative commission on managed care creation and report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017793Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/15/20171473aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/20/20171557aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/20/20171586Withdrawn and re-referred to Rules and Administration
03/23/20171671Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1496 Benson; Abeler; Nelson; Marty; Hayden
HF 1712 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-3505
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Collaborative community dental hygiene services requirements modification and dental assisting services requirements establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017793Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/14/20171377aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/14/20171458Second reading 
05/01/20173348HF substituted on General Orders HF1712


SF 1517 Abeler; Eaton; Benson; Marty
HF 2065 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3341
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health maintenance organizations (HMO) quality of care complaints record and data provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017797Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/09/20171276Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1575 Pratt; Benson; Draheim
HF 1010 Loonan
Revisor No.: 17-2721
Topic: 
Short Description: Minnesota racing commission ongoing operation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017916Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1599 Abeler; Clausen; Hoffman; Isaacson; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3507
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Minnesota Transitions charter school mental health counselors employment appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017921Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1605 Benson; Hoffman
HF 1788 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-3694
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution recognizing pornography as a public health hazard leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms and memorializing Congress to recognize this hazard and address pornography at a national level
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017922Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1616 Lourey; Benson; Abeler; Hayden
HF 1619 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3434
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Children's hospitals contingent alternative medical assistance (MA) payment method authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017923Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/06/20171081Authors added Abeler; Hayden
03/15/20171472aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/15/20171485Second reading 
04/06/20173152Special Order 
04/06/20173152Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173390Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/08/17
05/15/20174516Governor's action Approval 05/11/17
05/15/20174525Secretary of State Chapter 32 05/11/17
Effective date Sec. 1 08/01/17; Sec. 2 1/1/15 (retroactive)
See SF800


SF 1622 Benson; Gazelka
HF 426 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-1509
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Unified personal health premium accounts administration establishment; small employer market availability of coverage provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017924Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1623 Benson; Gazelka; Chamberlain; Dahms
HF 2064 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-3369
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Health insurance premium payment income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/2017925Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1708 Wiklund; Benson; Abeler; Lourey
HF 2023 Omar
Revisor No.: 17-3785
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Spoken language health care interpreters registry system establishment and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017990Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/07/20171126Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1786 Benson
HF 2123 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-3920
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minnesota eligibility system relating to county human services purposes appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171067Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1791 Anderson, P.; Benson; Draheim; Nelson; Miller
HF 736 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-1941
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Family and medical leave savings accounts and income tax deductions, exemptions, and credits authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171068Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1816 Lourey; Jensen; Gazelka; Hayden; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-2143
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health care regulatory review task force establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171072Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1844 Kiffmeyer; Abeler; Benson; Eaton; Clausen
HF 2177 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3766
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Advanced practice registered nurses and physicians assistants addition to certain statutes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171076Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/13/20171294aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/20171359Second reading 
05/04/20173379Special Order 
05/04/20173379Third reading Passed 
05/08/20173395Author added Clausen
05/15/20174525Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/17
05/18/20175388Governor's action Approval 05/17/17
05/18/20175388Secretary of State Chapter 59 05/17/17
Effective date Sec. 1-15 08/01/17; Sec. 16 05/18/17


SF 1849 Koran; Kiffmeyer; Benson; Chamberlain
HF 112 Runbeck
Revisor No.: 17-1022
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Public buildings leases reverse referendum approval of certain issuance of debt requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171077Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1868 Utke; Benson
HF 2066 Baker
Revisor No.: 17-3968
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Acute dental and ophthalmic pain opiate prescribed quantity limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171142Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 12, Sec. 2


SF 1888 Limmer; Kiffmeyer; Benson
HF 2094 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-3379
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Patient's affirmative consent or nonconsent for each item when requested to release health records requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171145Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1907 Goggin; Pratt; Dibble; Benson
HF 2233 Anselmo
Revisor No.: 17-3631
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Energy conservation improvement program technical assistance assessment extension and modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171182Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/15/20171491Author added Pratt
03/16/20171546Author added Dibble
03/20/20171582Author added Benson
See SF1456, Art. 10, Sec. 13


SF 1928 Benson
HF 120 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-1262
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Medical cannabis health commissioner authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms removal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171185Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1963 Benson
HF 2195 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-4008
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health insurance coverages provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171191Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/09/20171278aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 5, Sec. 2, 4-7


SF 2062 Benson
HF 2323 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-4109
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MinnesotaCare repeal
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171366Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2125 Benson
HF 2131 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-3886
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Audits of department of human services (DHS) priority by the legislative auditor establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171487Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 4, Sec. 1


SF 2126 Benson
HF 2222 Drazkowski
Revisor No.: 17-4015
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MNsure, medical assistance (MA) and MinnesotaCare eligibility determinations improved oversight requirement; special revenue account for savings establishment; long-term care provider rate increases savings use requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171487Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2304 Benson; Abeler
HF 2463 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-4267
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical cannabis manufacturers penalties imposition by commissioner of health
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/03/20173055Introduction and first reading 
04/03/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 123, 127


SF 2310 Abeler; Utke; Klein; Rosen; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4132
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Medical practice board limited license issuance to practice medicine in rural or undeserved communities for international medical graduates authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/06/20173142Introduction and first reading 
04/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2318 Benson
HF 156 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-0659
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Charity health services income tax deduction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173167Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2323 Osmek; Miller; Limmer; Benson; Abeler
HF 2606 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 17-4431
Topic: Data Practices and Privacy
Short Description: Personal information collection without customer express written approval prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173168Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2352 Anderson, P.; Pratt; Miller; Benson; Frentz
Revisor No.: 17-4502
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Office of Legislative Auditor's April 2017 evaluation report of the Minnesota State High School League recommendations implementation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/27/20173331Introduction and first reading 
04/27/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 2355 Housley; Anderson, B.; Mathews; Benson; Hall
HF 2621 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-4521
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Female genital mutilation crime expansion and education and outreach modification; egregious harm definition expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20173349Introduction and first reading 
05/01/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
05/04/20173378Author added Anderson, B.
05/08/20173396Author added Mathews
05/09/20173413Author added Benson
05/16/2017Author added Hall


SF 2415 Osmek; Chamberlain; Koran; Mathews; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4683
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan council abolishment and duty transfer authorization; metropolitan land use planning provisions repeal; metropolitan council oversight of metropolitan airports commission repeal; metropolitan area sanitary sewer district establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/20/20175444Introduction and first reading 
05/20/2017Referred to Local Government


SF 2423 Benson
HF 2676 Dean, M.
Revisor No.: 17-4641
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Public health response contingency account creation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/21/20175449Introduction and first reading 
05/21/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 62


SR 119 Benson
Revisor No.: 17-4707
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing May 7-13, 2017, as the Week of the Family Child Care Provider
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/22/20175983Introduction 
05/22/20175983Referred to Rules and Administration