2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Hoffman
Chief Author List
Tuesday, September 25, 2018


SF 34 Hoffman; Dahms; Newton; Ruud; Abeler
HF 169 Uglem
Revisor No.: 17-1222
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Champlin mill pond restoration bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/09/201753Introduction and first reading 
01/09/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 6, Sub. 7


SF 137 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler; Limmer
HF 206 Uglem
Revisor No.: 17-1546
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Brooklyn Park trunk highway #169 and 101st avenue interchange bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017344Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Capital Investment
01/26/2017404Author added Limmer


SF 167 Hoffman; Newton
HF 304 Hortman
Revisor No.: 17-1325
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Anoka county state-aid highway #78 rail grade crossing separation grant and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017349Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 4


SF 222 Hoffman; Hayden; Klein
Revisor No.: 17-1717
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Minnesota health plan, Minnesota health board, Minnesota health fund, office of health quality and planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy and auditor general for the Minnesota health plan creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017361Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
01/26/2017405Author added Klein


SF 350 Hoffman; Abeler; Dziedzic; Hayden; Wiger
HF 491 Clark
Revisor No.: 17-1834
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Dustin Luke Shields Act; lead poisoning prevention act, landlord residential property, and radon and lead disclosure requirements modifications; lead hazard reductions property tax benefit; civil cause of action establishment; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017392Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/22/2017710Author stricken Utke
03/08/20171191Author added Wiger


SF 441 Hoffman; Newman
Revisor No.: 17-1982
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: U.S highway #10 expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017443Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 506 Hoffman
HF 293 Sundin
Revisor No.: 17-1260
Topic: Fish and Fishing
Short Description: Spear guns to take fish authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017481Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 507 Hoffman
HF 292 Sundin
Revisor No.: 17-0579
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Beaver damage costs reimbursement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017481Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 677 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton; Rest; Eken
HF 748 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 17-2375
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Primary election voting authorization for persons under the age of 18
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017522Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 738 Hoffman; Abeler; Hawj; Fischbach
HF 774 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-2373
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Services Act provisions modernization, modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017543Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/15/2017613Author added Fischbach
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 35-39, 49, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Subd. 7, 28


SF 823 Hoffman; Relph; Hayden
HF 723 Peterson
Revisor No.: 17-1656
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Child care assistance program maximum reimbursement rates modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2017558Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 846 Hoffman; Relph; Hayden; Abeler
HF 898 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 17-1145
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Parenting with a disability support services pilot project establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017573Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017942Comm report: To pass and re-referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/13/20171285aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 873 Hoffman; Newton; Laine; Abeler; Marty
HF 961 Runbeck
Revisor No.: 17-2801
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Child care providers training requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017578Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/20/20171582Author added Marty
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 7, Sec. 24


SF 935 Hoffman
HF 904 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-2114
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Child care positive support strategies requirements exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017588Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 961 Hoffman; Chamberlain; Newton; Abeler
HF 1188 Bahr, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2458
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Group residential housing fund transfer to county human service agencies for emergency shelter beds
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017601Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/02/2017952aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/02/2017980Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 2, Sec. 34


SF 983 Hoffman; Lourey; Rosen
HF 1195 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-3158
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: Psychiatric residential treatment facilities for persons younger than 21 years criteria establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017605Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 8, Sec. 68-70


SF 989 Hoffman
HF 1112 Johnson, C.
Revisor No.: 17-2250
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment requiring gubernatorial approval of a law proposing a constitutional amendment before it is submitted to voters, providing legislative override of governor's veto of law proposing constitutional amendment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017606Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1004 Hoffman; Hayden; Lourey; Relph; Abeler
HF 1229 Pierson
Revisor No.: 17-3097
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities definitions and duties modification; ombudsman committee modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017608Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/27/2017775aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 8, Sec. 8-11


SF 1055 Hoffman; Hayden; Abeler
HF 1239 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-3071
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Home and community-based services waivers new employment services establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017633Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/20/2017680Withdrawn and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2-3, 21, 23-24,27


SF 1065 Hoffman; Relph; Abeler
HF 1445 Lohmer
Revisor No.: 17-3058
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services budget methodology exception establishment for persons leaving institutions and crisis residential settings; consumer-directed community supports budget methodology modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017635Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 1, Sec. 45-46


SF 1102 Hoffman; Clausen; Eken; Abeler
HF 1132 Backer
Revisor No.: 17-2420
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Medical assistance (MA) community first services and supports program modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017641Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1136 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1326 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-3231
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Enhanced asthma care services benefit for medical assistance (MA) establishment; asthma triggers reduction products medical assistance (MA) coverage authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017663Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1198 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1339 Erickson
Revisor No.: 17-2979
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Early childhood education assistive technology plans authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017673Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1347 Hoffman
HF 1524 Sundin
Revisor No.: 17-3488
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: University of Minnesota (U of M) board of regents election process modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017760Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 1348 Hoffman; Relph; Klein; Abeler
HF 1604 Fenton
Revisor No.: 17-2781
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Childhood education quality rating and improvement system modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2017760Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1425 Hoffman; Schoen; Limmer; Nelson
HF 1357 Gruenhagen
Revisor No.: 17-3153
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Chiropractic services coverage under medical assistance (MA) modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017782Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1446 Hoffman; Wiger; Abeler
HF 1771 Hansen
Revisor No.: 17-0172
Topic: Abortion
Short Description: Body-gripping trap provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017785Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1447 Hoffman; Wiger; Dibble; Bigham; Abeler
HF 2160 Fischer
Revisor No.: 17-2899
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Snares use to take wild animals
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017785Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/28/20171970Author added Dibble
03/08/20186370Author added Bigham
04/19/20187740Author added Abeler


SF 1721 Hoffman; Carlson; Schoen; Cohen
HF 2155 Lien
Revisor No.: 17-3085
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Distracted driving violations penalties increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017992Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/07/20171147Author added Schoen
02/22/20186170Author added Cohen


SF 1773 Hoffman
HF 2100 Smith
Revisor No.: 17-3864
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Home renal products delivery facilities pharmacy licensure requirements exemption authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171065Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1861 Hoffman; Kent
HF 1920 Kresha
Revisor No.: 17-3291
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Student inclusion and engagement and nonexclusionary policies and practices as focus of pupil discipline and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171080Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 1881 Hoffman; Isaacson
HF 2350 Fischer
Revisor No.: 17-3962
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)
Short Description: Century college advanced digital technology center orthotics and prosthetics department of employment and economic development (DEED) appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/20171144Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2035 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 2484 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 17-4130
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Families with children with special health care needs statewide parent-to-parent programs grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171362Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
04/27/20173332Author added Abeler


SF 2118 Hoffman; Schoen; Dziedzic; Frentz; Abeler
HF 1564 Franson
Revisor No.: 17-3453
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Home visiting services for pregnant and parenting teens appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20171486Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2017Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2264 Hoffman; Dziedzic
HF 577 Moran
Revisor No.: 17-2211
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) based careers for underrepresented and disadvantaged girls pilot grant program creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/28/20171970Introduction and first reading 
03/28/2017Referred to E-12 Policy
03/29/20172600Author added Dziedzic


SF 2321 Hoffman
HF 3764 Hortman
Revisor No.: 17-4448
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Green acres tax deferment property eligibility provisions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/18/20173167Introduction and first reading 
04/18/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 2443 Hoffman; Latz; Frentz; Little; Lourey
Revisor No.: 17-4713
Topic: 
Short Description: Uncodified appropriation and tax laws expiration provisions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/22/20176083Introduction and first reading 
05/22/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2531 Hoffman
HF 2923 Uglem
Revisor No.: 18-5895
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Champlin tax increment financing district (TIF) authority modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/20186153Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2018Referred to Taxes
See HF4385, Art. 6, Sec. 13


SF 2537 Hoffman; Wiger
HF 3590 Lee
Revisor No.: 18-5469
Topic: Occupations and Professions
Short Description: Teacher definition clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/20186154Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
03/14/20186498Author added Wiger


SF 2538 Hoffman
HF 3270 Christensen
Revisor No.: 18-5592
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Special education paraprofessionals paid orientation or professional development requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/20186154Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 2733 Hoffman
HF 2870 Sundin
Revisor No.: 18-5157
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: American-made motor vehicles leased or purchased by governmental units sales and use taxes and motor vehicle taxes exemption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/20186205Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2018Referred to Taxes


SF 2838 Hoffman
HF 3248 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 18-5970
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Temporary body art technicians supervisors requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186236Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See SF3656, Art. 35, Sec. 50


SF 2847 Hoffman; Abeler; Marty
Revisor No.: 18-5410
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child maltreatment response procedures modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186238Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/08/20186371Author added Marty


SF 2989 Hoffman; Abeler; Marty
Revisor No.: 18-5409
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child maltreatment interview requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186274Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/08/20186371Author added Marty


SF 3030 Hoffman
HF 3585 Moran
Revisor No.: 18-6618
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Girls in Action program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186350Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
03/29/20187045aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to E-12 Finance


SF 3031 Hoffman
HF 3545 Sundin
Revisor No.: 18-6647
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Child safety curriculum for children in grades kindergarten through grade 12 requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186350Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3467 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 3847 Lohmer
Revisor No.: 18-6888
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Consumer-directed community supports budget methodology exceptions expansion; consumer-directed community supports grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/15/20186523Introduction and first reading 
03/15/2018Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 3609 Hoffman; Pratt; Rosen
HF 3132 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 18-6140
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Minnesota health care programs audit to identify third-party liability requirement; human services commissioner contracting with a vendor for third party recovery authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/19/20186789Introduction and first reading 
03/19/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/21/20186878Author added Rosen


SF 3703 Hoffman; Abeler; Relph; Jensen; Eken
HF 4263 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 18-7271
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children with complex medical conditions care coordination requirement prior to hospital discharge
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20186871Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 3738 Hoffman; Pappas; Franzen; Hayden; Hawj
HF 4179 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 18-7311
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: African Economic Development Solutions (AEDS) grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20186920Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 3761 Hoffman; Newton; Tomassoni
HF 4083 Daniels
Revisor No.: 18-5188
Topic: Military and Military Affairs Department
Short Description: Military ready reserve special license plates establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20186924Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2018Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy


SF 3821 Hoffman; Draheim; Eichorn; Dziedzic; Abeler
Revisor No.: 18-7298
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Education partnership program modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186985Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
See SF3656, Art. 52, Sec. 8


SF 3864 Hoffman; Relph; Abeler; Wiger; Newton
HF 4330 Peterson
Revisor No.: 18-7429
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Help Me Grow program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/29/20187120Introduction and first reading 
03/29/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3874 Hoffman; Limmer
HF 4291 Uglem
Revisor No.: 18-7408
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Brooklyn Park U.S. Highway #169/101st Avenue N interchange project and local road improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/29/20187122Introduction and first reading 
03/29/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 16, Sub. 7


SF 3976 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
HF 4386 Sundin
Revisor No.: 18-7570
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Governor's council on developmental disabilities public members compensation and expense reimbursement requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/16/20187302Introduction and first reading 
04/16/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 4094 Hoffman
HF 4479 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 18-7722
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Health care providers direct secure messaging address requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20189268Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SR 34 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 17-2325
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution in memory of Danielle Rogers
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017500Introduction 
02/02/2017500Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 83 Hoffman; Hawj; Schoen; Eaton; Newton
Revisor No.: 17-4250
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing the Lao Freedom Fighters and the people of the former Kingdom of Laos
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/27/20173332Introduction 
04/27/20173332Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 87 Hoffman; Hawj; Newton; Eaton; Schoen
Revisor No.: 17-4533
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing the Lao Freedom Fighters and the people of the former Kingdom of Laos
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/04/20173378Introduction 
05/04/20173378Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 246 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 18-7744
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution commending Steve Lyons for his many years of dedicated service to the teaching profession
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/03/20188698Introduction 
05/03/20188698Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 252 Hoffman; Eaton; Hawj
Revisor No.: 18-7749
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing the importance of the federal Deferred Enforcement Departure (DED) for Liberians
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/09/20188799Introduction 
05/09/20188799Referred to Rules and Administration