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2019 - 2020
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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

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2019 - 2020

Westrom
Chief Author List
Friday, September 20, 2019


SF 78 Westrom
HF 453 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-0786
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Off-sale alcoholic beverage sales exclusion when determining a food handler license fee authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201959Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/21/2019463aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
02/27/2019542Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
03/14/2019932Withdrawn and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 2, Sec. 12


SF 153 Westrom; Benson; Jensen; Frentz; Abeler
HF 85 Brand
Revisor No.: 19-1587
Topic: Emergency and 911 Services (EMS)
Short Description: Emergency medical services regulatory board guidelines for patient-assisted medication administration in EMT emergencies
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/201998Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
03/04/2019615aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/04/2019621Second reading 
05/06/20194216Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF85
(Non-revisor companion) 


SF 185 Westrom; Jasinski; Lang; Howe; Tomassoni
HF 991 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-1619
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Counties increase of speed limits on county roads in excess of 55 miles per hour authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019103Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 252 Westrom
HF 122 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-1792
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Stearns county conveyance of state land to a private entity authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019114Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF6, Art. 3, Sec. 121
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 4, Sec. 19


SF 288 Westrom; Howe; Gazelka; Miller; Senjem
HF 215 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-1727
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Melrose fire sales tax exemption extension and remediation grants for lapsed appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019123Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 5, Sec. 11 and 18


SF 346 Westrom; Johnson; Lang; Eken
HF 1700 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-1630
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Remote sugar beet storage requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019133Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/18/2019416Comm report: To pass 
02/18/2019416Second reading 
4688Rule 47, returned to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 96


SF 459 Westrom; Weber; Goggin; Draheim; Lang
HF 200 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-0742
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Riparian-buffer compensation program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019160Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 642 Westrom
HF 565 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-2672
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Qualified farm property for calculation of the recapture tax application modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019209Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 659 Westrom
HF 392 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-2243
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Sauk Centre local sales and use tax imposition authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019211Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 6, Sec. 28


SF 672 Westrom; Howe
HF 391 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-2382
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Agricultural historical society property exemption acreage increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019213Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 5


SF 1113 Westrom; Howe; Lang; Newman; Senjem
HF 992 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-3123
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farm truck definition extension to pickup trucks
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019334Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1275 Westrom; Dziedzic
HF 1181 Davnie
Revisor No.: 19-2725
Topic: Lands-Tax-Forfeited
Short Description: Tax-forfeited land sale documentation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019394Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 23


SF 1324 Westrom; Johnson; Eken
Revisor No.: 19-3122
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farm truck records inspection search warrant requirement establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019417Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
02/21/2019493Withdrawn and re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1464 Westrom; Eken
HF 1406 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-1384
Topic: Buildings and Building Codes
Short Description: Border cities adoption of changes in the state building code authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019440Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1465 Westrom
HF 948 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-1405
Topic: Watershed Districts
Short Description: Buffalo-Red River watershed district flood hazard mitigation funding bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019440Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1466 Westrom
HF 1325 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-3582
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Pope county highway interchange and railroad grade separation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019440Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1467 Westrom
HF 1158 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-3479
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Redpath impoundment flood hazard mitigation project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019440Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1468 Westrom
HF 1157 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-3480
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Browns Valley Toelle Coulee flood hazard mitigation project bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019440Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1540 Westrom
HF 1498 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-3598
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Glenwood sales and use tax imposition and bonding authority authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019477Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 6, Sec. 19


SF 1698 Westrom; Goggin; Miller
HF 1418 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3307
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Dairy producer margin coverage premium assistance program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019528Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/07/2019661Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF2226


SF 1726 Westrom
HF 1581 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3941
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmer mental health counseling appropriation; agricultural growth, research, and innovation program previous appropriation cancellation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019533Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/07/2019652Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance


SF 1727 Westrom; Gazelka; Bakk; Marty; Kiffmeyer
HF 1962 Nelson, M.
Revisor No.: 19-3619
Topic: Legislature
Short Description: Legislature accessibility measures working group establishment; accessibility standards for technology legislature compliance requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019533Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/07/2019664Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF10, Art. 5, Sec. 1, 4-5


SF 1938 Westrom
HF 2259 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-3957
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #846, Breckenridge; postsecondary enrollment options agreement authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019621Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF1, Art. 2, Sec. 31


SF 2004 Westrom; Eaton; Abeler; Koran; Hoffman
HF 1968 Hornstein
Revisor No.: 19-3773
Topic: Working Group/Study Group
Short Description: State employees with disabilities provision modifications; working group creation; report
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019633Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session 2019, SF10, Art. 2, Sec. 11-13, 24


SF 2226 Westrom; Weber
HF 2200 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3750
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Omnibus agriculture department, rural development, and housing finance bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019759Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
04/03/20192093Author added Weber
04/04/20192175aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/11/20192749aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/11/20193043Second reading 
04/23/20193116aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/23/20193120Third reading Passed 
04/29/20193614Returned from House with amendment 
04/29/20193614Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
05/01/20194169Senate conferees Westrom; Weber; Goggin; Draheim; Dziedzic
05/01/20194196House conferees Poppe; Hausman; Pelowski; Vang; Gunther
05/06/20194219House conferee change Lippert replaces Vang
05/20/20194596cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/20/2019Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/20/20194683Third reading 
See First Special Session 2019, SF1


SF 2239 Westrom
HF 1499 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-3630
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Midwest Outdoors Limited appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019761Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF3, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 6, Clause (n)


SF 2240 Westrom
HF 2271 Backer
Revisor No.: 19-4020
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Public waters inventory revisions requirements
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019761Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2344 Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-4539
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Pasture regulation and natural deposit of manure under feedlot permits clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019780Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 2, Sec. 16-18


SF 2708 Westrom; Draheim; Lang; Johnson; Ingebrigtsen
Revisor No.: 19-4549
Topic: Cooperatives
Short Description: Electric cooperative health plans authorizations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20191393Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2743 Westrom
HF 1776 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-3850
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Absentee ballot voting period and ballot delivery schedule modification and clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191518Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2744 Westrom
HF 2734 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-4859
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Glenwood central square cultural and civic center asset preservation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191518Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2753 Westrom; Draheim; Weber; Johnson; Goggin
Revisor No.: 19-4792
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child care provider licensing modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20191520Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 2838 Westrom
HF 2422 Anderson
Revisor No.: 19-4522
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Liquor on-sale license issuance for bowling centers modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/23/20193050Introduction and first reading 
04/23/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2922 Westrom; Rosen; Draheim; Weber; Utke
Revisor No.: 19-5202
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Assisted living awake-staff requirement modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/20/20194521Introduction and first reading 
05/20/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SR 12 Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-0042
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Richard and Alice Peters of Sauk Centre, Minnesota, on their 60th wedding anniversary
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201962Introduction 
01/10/201962Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 23 Westrom; Ingebrigtsen
Revisor No.: 19-0128
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Nick Lundeen of Brandon, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201963Introduction 
01/10/201963Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 27 Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-0243
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Colton Quade of Sauk Centre, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 37 Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-0405
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Cody Messner of Hancock, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201965Introduction 
01/10/201965Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 113 Westrom
Revisor No.: 19-5183
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Micah Andrew Aanerud of Donnelly, Minnesota, for earning the rank of Eagle Scout
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20194351Introduction 
05/17/20194351Referred to Rules and Administration