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Minnesota Senate Bill Author

2019 - 2020
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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2019 - 2020

Hoffman
Chief Author List
Monday, November 18, 2019


SF 145 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
HF 110 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-1439
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: U.S. highway #10 expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/201997Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 146 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton; Rosen
HF 647 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 19-1452
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children with complex medical conditions care coordination requirement prior to hospital discharge
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/201997Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/07/2019305Author added Rosen
02/11/2019318Comm report: To pass 
02/11/2019318Second reading 
4688Rule 47, returned to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 214 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
HF 176 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-1574
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Champlin Mississippi Crossings tax increment financing district (TIF) project requirements modification and eligible expenditures
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019108Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 7, Sec, 6


SF 215 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler; Dziedzic; Clausen
HF 190 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 19-1443
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Families with children with special health care needs statewide parent-to-parent programs grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019108Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
01/22/2019142Author added Dziedzic
02/14/2019402Author added Clausen


SF 216 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Simonson; Rarick
HF 463 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-1454
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: African Economic Development Solutions (AEDS) grant program for immigrant entrepreneurs
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019108Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/07/2019306Author added Simonson
02/28/2019593Author stricken Clausen
02/28/2019Author added Rarick


SF 280 Hoffman; Isaacson; Newton; Abeler; Rest
HF 537 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-1442
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Advanced digital technology center for orthotics and prosthetics appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019122Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
01/24/2019166Author added Rest


SF 285 Hoffman
HF 170 Daniels
Revisor No.: 19-0647
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019123Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy
See SF2415, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 30


SF 286 Hoffman
HF 92 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-0766
Topic: Fish and Fishing
Short Description: Spear guns to take fish authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019123Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 339 Hoffman
HF 224 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-1449
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child safety educational curriculum requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019132Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 539 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton
HF 362 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-2096
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: I-94/U.S. highway #10 Mississippi River crossing feasibility study appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019180Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
03/11/2019784Author added Newton


SF 540 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 360 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-2095
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: I-94/U.S. highway #10 Mississippi River crossing project development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019180Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 782 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton
HF 661 Heinrich
Revisor No.: 19-2745
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: U.S. highway #10 from Coon Rapids to Anoka expansion bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2019241Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2019Referred to Capital Investment
02/14/2019402Author added Newton


SF 1046 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Relph
HF 2165 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-2294
Topic: Immigrants and Aliens
Short Description: East African families with disabilities appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019323Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1109 Hoffman; Relph; Eken; Eaton; Abeler
HF 478 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 19-2429
Topic: Health-Mental Health
Short Description: First responders and veterans post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) targeted grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019333Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/18/2019408aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1203 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 19-1444
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Green acres tax deferment allowance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019382Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1218 Hoffman; Abeler; Relph; Bigham
HF 1264 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-3382
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Population eligible to be served with housing access grant funding modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019384Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
02/28/2019594Author added Bigham
03/13/2019812aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/13/2019853Second reading 
4689Rule 47, returned to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 5, Sec. 34


SF 1232 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 697 Albright
Revisor No.: 19-2203
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health plan contracting requirements modification; high deductible health plans costs task force establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019386Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1253 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 19-0041
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Judgement debtors standard exemption for funds in bank or other deposit accounts authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019390Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1254 Hoffman; Abeler; Hayden
HF 1535 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-2632
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Enhanced asthma care services benefit for medical assistance (MA) establishment; medical assistance (MA) coverage of certain products to reduce asthma triggers authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019390Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1255 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 19-2504
Topic: Drivers Licenses, Training, and ID Cards
Short Description: Insulin-treated diabetes mellitus disclosure requirement to public safety commissioner prohibition, exception for applicant with driving-related episode
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019390Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1280 Hoffman; Miller; Marty; Isaacson; Relph
HF 911 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-2517
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Minnesota inclusion initiative grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019394Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1312 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 1166 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 19-2001
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Adaptive Fitness Access Grant Program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019400Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1514 Hoffman; Tomassoni
HF 1195 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-2386
Topic: Cigarettes and Tobacco
Short Description: Kiosk tobacco sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019473Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Local Government


SF 1554 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton
HF 944 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-3241
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Champlin Mississippi Point Park improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019480Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1579 Hoffman; Housley
HF 1507 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-3187
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Minnesota investment fund grant limits and job training grants fund modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019484Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 2(x)


SF 1612 Hoffman; Rosen; Abeler
HF 1300 Koegel
Revisor No.: 19-3305
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month designation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019490Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 12


SF 1734 Hoffman; Abeler; Hayden
HF 1523 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-3662
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug purchasing program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019534Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 1793 Hoffman; Abeler; Eaton
HF 1814 Richardson
Revisor No.: 19-3824
Topic: 
Short Description: Child abuse and neglect prevention grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019552Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 1850 Hoffman; Hawj; Dziedzic; Eaton; Abeler
HF 1811 Noor
Revisor No.: 19-4026
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President of the United States to continue the federal deferred enforcement departure (DED) for Liberians
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019579Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/20/20191067Author added Abeler


SF 1963 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton
HF 1602 Moran
Revisor No.: 19-3848
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Minnesota One-Stop for Communities parent support grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019625Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 14, Sec. 2, Sub. 22, Clause (b)


SF 1981 Hoffman; Eken; Newton; Rest; Cwodzinski
Revisor No.: 19-1440
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Individuals under the age of 18 primary election voting authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019629Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/25/20191264Author added Cwodzinski


SF 2191 Hoffman
HF 1220 Koegel
Revisor No.: 19-2931
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Head Start programs requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019708Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2367 Hoffman; Eaton
HF 2358 Christensen
Revisor No.: 19-4442
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Solar photovoltaic devices installation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019854Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/14/2019979Author added Eaton


SF 2398 Hoffman
HF 2716 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-4553
Topic: University of Minnesota (U of M)
Short Description: Board of regents of University of Minnesota election process modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019859Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 2409 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 2306 Edelson
Revisor No.: 19-4395
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Human services housing and chemical and mental health policy governing provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019861Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 5, Sec. 76, 78, 94; Art. 6, Sec. 6-23, 25-39, 46-47, 49


SF 2472 Hoffman
HF 2491 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-4590
Topic: Workers Compensation
Short Description: Independent contractors in trucking and messenger/courier industries definition modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019924Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2495 Hoffman; Hawj; Latz; Abeler; Dziedzic
HF 739 Mariani
Revisor No.: 19-2778
Topic: Courts
Short Description: Postconviction relief petition hearings procedures modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019928Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2511 Hoffman; Abeler; Newton; Eaton
HF 2725 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-4412
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #279, Osseo; single-member school board election districts establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019931Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
03/20/20191068Author added Eaton


SF 2549 Hoffman; Abeler; Relph
HF 2651 Pryor
Revisor No.: 19-4327
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child care advisory working group establishment; child care assistance program requirements modification; commissioner of human services directions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191005Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Family Care and Aging
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 1, Sec. 6


SF 2640 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
HF 2674 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-4777
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Anoka county housing support provider supplemental rate establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20191237Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2019Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 2664 Hoffman; Abeler
HF 2618 Stephenson
Revisor No.: 19-4456
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Electric school bus demonstration grant program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20191261Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2702 Hoffman
HF 2634 Daniels
Revisor No.: 19-3746
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Sign Language Interpreters and Transliterators board establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20191336Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 2710 Hoffman
HF 2718 Daniels
Revisor No.: 19-4833
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Minnesota State Academies board requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20191393Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2831 Hoffman; Rarick; Mathews; Chamberlain; Housley
HF 2862 Heintzeman
Revisor No.: 19-4953
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution memorializing the President and Congress to hold vaccine manufacturers liable for design defects that result in adverse side effects from vaccines
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/11/20192744Introduction and first reading 
04/11/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SR 38 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
Revisor No.: 19-0189
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Margaret Tjosvold of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, on her 100th birthday
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201965Introduction 
01/10/201965Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 42 Hoffman; Newton; Abeler
Revisor No.: 19-0369
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution commending Connie Svendsen for her many years of dedicated service to the education profession
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201966Introduction 
01/10/201966Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 43 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 19-0168
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Jeff Warner of Warners' Stellian on his retirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201966Introduction 
01/10/201966Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 79 Hoffman; Hawj; Pappas; Cohen; Dziedzic
Revisor No.: 19-4591
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating the Shop with Cops program on its 20-year anniversary
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20191239Introduction 
03/21/20191239Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 85 Hoffman
Revisor No.: 19-5008
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution commending Rolf Carlsen for over 30 years of dedicated service to the education profession
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/11/20192744Introduction 
04/11/20192744Referred to Rules and Administration