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Minnesota Senate Bill Author

2019 - 2020
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2019 - 2020

Eken
Chief Author List
Monday, May 25, 2020


SF 206 Eken
HF 177 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-1668
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Clay county resource recovery campus construction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019106Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 207 Eken
HF 298 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-1669
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Parents of proposed wards background study requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019107Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 324 Eken
HF 258 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-0465
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Nonprofit nursing facilities in border cities operating payment rate modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019129Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging
02/07/2019276Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 451 Eken
HF 383 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2134
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019158Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 452 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-2118
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Foster child dependents income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 453 Eken; Utke
HF 406 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2119
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Becker county museum bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Capital Investment
02/11/20204724Author added Utke


SF 454 Eken
HF 794 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2122
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Group residential housing service provider and home and community based service provider background study requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/11/2019315aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 2, Sec. 70


SF 455 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-2131
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Inflation adjustments to state budget forecasts requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Finance


SF 456 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-2126
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Deer hunting and angling seasons earlier opening authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 457 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-2133
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural purposes for class 2 properties definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019159Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 581 Eken; Marty
Revisor No.: 19-2207
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment eliminating per diem living expenses to legislators during a regular or special session of the legislature
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019187Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 729 Eken; Newton; Hoffman
HF 3501 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-2129
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment creating a dedicated fund for long-term care services; tax loophole closure through tax levy; revenue dedication
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019222Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging


SF 1025 Eken; Johnson; Ruud
HF 1134 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-2991
Topic: Environment
Short Description: River Watch program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019320Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1305 Eken; Simonson
HF 1101 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-2400
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government aid (LGA) city formula modification and appropriation increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019399Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1497 Eken
HF 504 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2641
Topic: Motor Vehicles-Registration, Licensing, and Taxation
Short Description: Distinguished Flying Cross medal recipients special license plate authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019471Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1512 Eken
HF 1391 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2805
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: School building bond agricultural tax credit modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019473Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 5, Sec. 2
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 5, Sec. 3-4


SF 1513 Eken
HF 1271 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-3396
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Detroit Lakes sales and use tax imposition and bonding authority authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019473Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 6, Sec. 16


SF 1603 Eken
HF 1828 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-3693
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Moorhead flood hazard mitigation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019488Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1619 Eken; Abeler; Hoffman
HF 760 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 19-2832
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Children's age eligibility for early learning scholarships modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019491Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 1724 Eken
HF 1600 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-3692
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Buffalo-Red River watershed district flood hazard mitigation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019532Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1784 Eken; Relph; Dziedzic; Abeler; Goggin
HF 2336 Howard
Revisor No.: 19-3435
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Nonprofit capacity building grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019551Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1808 Eken
HF 1763 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-3637
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Taxpayer receipt establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019555Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1809 Eken
HF 1762 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-3859
Topic: Motor Vehicles-Registration, Licensing, and Taxation
Short Description: Optional mental health designation for drivers licenses and identification cards for vehicle registration establishment; providing for data practices
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019555Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1996 Eken
HF 2388 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-4138
Topic: Libraries
Short Description: Minnesota imagination library project program establishment for early childhood literacy and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019631Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2161 Eken
HF 2240 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-4368
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #152, Moorhead; cooperative career academy school bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019703Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2270 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-4446
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Wine for personal use direct shipment volume limits elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019766Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2271 Eken
HF 2702 Dehn
Revisor No.: 19-4484
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Partisan candidates names rotation on state general election ballot requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019766Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2424 Eken; Rest; Marty; Hayden; Cwodzinski
HF 983 Elkins
Revisor No.: 19-1992
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Ranked-choice voting local election jurisdictions option to adopt authorization and procedures for adoption, implementation and use establishment; municipalities use of electronic voting systems with a reallocation feature authorization; rulemaking
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019864Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2690 Eken
HF 2724 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-4845
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Twin Valley Living Center repurposing for veterans home bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20191334Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2691 Eken
HF 2691 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-4806
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Criminal vehicular homicide penalties increase; driver education program penalties instruction requirement; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20191334Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2843 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-5047
Topic: Drivers Licenses, Training, and ID Cards
Short Description: Drivers licenses and identification cards printed in Minnesota requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20193180Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2844 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-5048
Topic: Drivers Licenses, Training, and ID Cards
Short Description: Same-day drivers licenses and identification cards in certain situations requirement; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20193181Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2878 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-5119
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Individual income tax full subtraction for social security income allowance and partial subtraction and new tax for net investment income provision
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/13/20194276Introduction and first reading 
05/13/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 2889 Eken
Revisor No.: 19-2125
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment requiring the phaseout of taxes on real and personal property; requiring the commissioner of revenue to implement a progressive tax based on individual income
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20194303Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 3168 Eken
HF 3023 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-6295
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Income and corporate franchise tax gains or losses on like-kind exchanges recognition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/20204761Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2020Referred to Taxes


SF 3171 Eken
HF 3372 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-6084
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Heartland State Trail capital improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/20204762Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2020Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3172 Eken
HF 3373 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-6472
Topic: Holidays
Short Description: Patriots' Day celebration establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/20204762Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2020Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 3174 Eken
HF 2958 Lien
Revisor No.: 20-5437
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)
Short Description: Moorhead State University capital improvement bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/20204762Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2020Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3175 Eken
HF 3399 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-5294
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Persons committing criminal vehicular homicide conditional release period establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/20204763Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2020Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3411 Eken
HF 3566 Lien
Revisor No.: 20-6996
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Moorhead rail grade separation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/20204847Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2020Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3412 Eken
HF 3565 Lien
Revisor No.: 20-6997
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Moorhead community and aquatics center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/20204847Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2020Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3464 Eken
HF 3546 Lien
Revisor No.: 20-7016
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Moorhead local sales and use tax imposition authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/20204855Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2020Referred to Taxes


SF 3568 Eken; Johnson
HF 3716 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-7232
Topic: Occupations and Professions
Short Description: Nurses from border states license recognition and reciprocity for providing aftercare
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/24/20204892Introduction and first reading 
02/24/2020Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 3576 Eken; Rarick; Frentz; Goggin
HF 3689 Lippert
Revisor No.: 20-7153
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmers with farmer-lender mediation notices MinnesotaCare income limits exemption and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/24/20204894Introduction and first reading 
02/24/2020Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 3750 Eken
HF 3703 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-7081
Topic: Water and Soil Conservation
Short Description: Soil and water conservation district supervisor compensation increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/20205037Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2020Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/11/20205371Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 3751 Eken
HF 3882 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-7399
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Full section 179 expensing for certain like-kind exchange property authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/20205038Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2020Referred to Taxes


SF 3752 Eken
HF 3723 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-7087
Topic: Corporations and Partnerships
Short Description: Limited liability partnerships filing fee requirements standardization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/20205038Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2020Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3784 Eken
HF 3877 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 20-7444
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Workforce housing projects maximum grant or loan amount modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/20205043Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2020Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 3883 Eken
HF 3564 Lien
Revisor No.: 20-7054
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: New and used motor vehicle dealers disclosure of recall prior to sale requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/20205126Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2020Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 3961 Eken; Wiger
HF 3945 Brand
Revisor No.: 20-7333
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Precision Agriculture Center at University of Minnesota (U of M) appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/20205233Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2020Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 4007 Eken; Wiger; Eaton
HF 4505 Fischer
Revisor No.: 20-7350
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Water quality modeling for best management practices evaluation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20205252Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2020Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 4102 Eken; Westrom; Johnson; Sparks
HF 4166 Persell
Revisor No.: 20-7750
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Housing rehabilitation outside the seven-county metropolitan area appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/20205335Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2020Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 4241 Eken; Anderson, P.
HF 4350 Lesch
Revisor No.: 20-6837
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Direct support professionals income tax credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/20205406Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2020Referred to Taxes
03/16/20205519Author added Anderson, P.


SF 4370 Eken
HF 4466 Marquart
Revisor No.: 20-8034
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #2527, Norman County West: unused school building in Halstad demolition appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/16/20205512Introduction and first reading 
03/16/2020Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 4490 Eken
HF 3994 Carlson, L.
Revisor No.: 20-7149
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Constitutional amendment to allow the legislature or presiding officers to call a special session
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/20/20205797Introduction and first reading 
04/20/2020Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections