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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

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2019 - 2020

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Chief Author List
Thursday, June 20, 2019


SF 102 Johnson; Weber; Ingebrigtsen; Tomassoni; Lang
Revisor No.: 19-1263
Topic: Environment
Short Description: Legislative approval for certain water pollution fees requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201976Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/04/2019603Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 166 Johnson; Utke; Eichorn; Eken
HF 18 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-1290
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Livestock wolf depredation and crop and fence damage payments appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019100Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub.2 (b)


SF 255 Johnson; Lang; Draheim; Goggin; Weber
Revisor No.: 19-0784
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Beginning farmer tax credits eligibility modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019114Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
03/04/2019618Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
03/26/20191275Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes
03/26/2019Joint rule 2.03, referred to Rules and Administration


SF 318 Johnson; Eken; Gazelka
HF 818 Persell
Revisor No.: 19-1258
Topic: Pipelines
Short Description: Natural gas pipelines property tax abatement authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019128Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 21


SF 327 Johnson; Eaton
HF 1209 Edelson
Revisor No.: 19-0448
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Home care provider predatory offender status notice requirement prior to service
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019130Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/07/2019657aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/07/2019683Second reading 


SF 558 Johnson; Latz
HF 300 Pinto
Revisor No.: 19-1601
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Public procurement actions original jurisdiction granted to district courts
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019183Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
02/28/2019569aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
03/07/2019658aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Local Government
03/14/2019977Comm report: To pass 
03/14/2019977Second reading 
04/08/20192252Special Order 
04/08/20192252Third reading Passed 
05/07/20194226Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/09/2019
05/13/20194272Governor's action Approval 05/09/2019
05/13/20194272Secretary of State Chapter 21 05/09/2019
Effective date 05/10/19


SF 583 Johnson; Wiklund; Nelson; Klein; Abeler
HF 637 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-2106
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Temporary license suspensions and background checks for certain health-related professions modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019187Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/07/2019276aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/25/2019499aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/25/2019515Second reading 
04/11/20192740Rule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF637


SF 584 Johnson; Wiklund; Nelson; Klein; Abeler
HF 636 Morrison
Revisor No.: 19-2107
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Allied health professions conversion to a birth month renewal cycle authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019187Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
02/07/2019277Comm report: To pass 
02/07/2019277Second reading 
02/21/2019494Special Order 
02/21/2019494Third reading Passed 
04/08/20192245Returned from House 
Presentment date 04/09/2019
04/23/20193048Governor's action Approval 04/11/2019
04/23/20193048Secretary of State Chapter 8 04/11/2019
Effective date 08/01/19


SF 665 Johnson; Utke
HF 542 Kiel
Revisor No.: 19-2174
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Multicounty housing and redevelopment authorities levy authority extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019212Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 31


SF 686 Johnson; Anderson, B.; Clausen; Lang; Newton
HF 562 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-2633
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President and Congress to designate a state funeral for the last surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipient
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019216Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy
02/18/2019409Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Rules and Administration
02/18/2019441Author added Newton


SF 753 Johnson; Limmer; Latz; Koran; Clausen
HF 1263 Neu
Revisor No.: 19-2702
Topic: Omnibus Bills
Short Description: Omnibus DWI bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019227Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/11/2019341Author added Latz
03/13/2019868Author added Koran
03/18/2019983aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/18/2019999Second reading 
04/04/20192159Author added Clausen
05/09/20194246aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/09/20194250Third reading Passed 
See First Special Session 2019, SF8, Art. 6, Sec. 1-4


SF 993 Johnson
HF 727 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-2833
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Sparsity revenue calculation required minimum distance to the nearest school building modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019301Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 1048 Johnson; Eken
HF 1135 Marquart
Revisor No.: 19-2989
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Red River mediation agreement implementation appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019323Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 1063 Johnson; Wiger; Ruud; Eaton
HF 875 Fischer
Revisor No.: 19-2979
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Clean Water Legacy Act modification; coordinated watershed management establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019326Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
03/25/20191264Author added Eaton
See SF835


SF 1064 Johnson; Eichorn; Utke; Goggin
Revisor No.: 19-1565
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Crime of falsely reporting child abuse against a licensed day care center crime establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019326Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1121 Johnson; Frentz
HF 941 Johnson
Revisor No.: 19-3147
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Advocating Change Together appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019335Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1162 Johnson
HF 1131 Kiel
Revisor No.: 19-2558
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government aid (LGA) formula modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019374Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1240 Johnson; Eken; Westrom
HF 1104 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-2651
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Border city enterprise zones permanent tax reduction authority establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019388Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1325 Johnson; Westrom; Eken
Revisor No.: 19-3404
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Vehicle weighing provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019417Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1341 Johnson; Kent; Dahms; Pappas; Wiger
HF 1497 Her
Revisor No.: 19-1740
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Children's Museum grants appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019420Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
02/21/2019492Author added Wiger


SF 1343 Johnson; Utke; Pappas; Relph; Latz
HF 897 Dehn
Revisor No.: 19-3144
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Nonprofit organizations as alternatives to juvenile detention grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019420Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1349 Johnson; Limmer
HF 1526 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 19-2524
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Civil actions verdict interest regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019421Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
02/25/2019499Comm report: To pass 
02/25/2019515Second reading 


SF 1354 Johnson; Lang; Sparks; Eken; Ingebrigtsen
HF 436 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-0845
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Good food access account funds transfer requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019422Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1407 Johnson; Frentz
HF 1290 Kiel
Revisor No.: 19-3314
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Railroad crossing requirements to include on-track equipment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019430Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See SF1749


SF 1568 Johnson; Lang
HF 48 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-1294
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: State campgrounds all-terrain vehicle use authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019482Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1645 Johnson; Franzen; Gazelka; Tomassoni
HF 1386 Ecklund
Revisor No.: 19-2874
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Collector snowmobile registration requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019519Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1693 Johnson; Dahms; Draheim; Frentz
HF 1320 Poppe
Revisor No.: 19-3502
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agricultural Utilization Research Institute appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019527Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 1704 Johnson; Clausen; Anderson, P.; Frentz; Dahms
HF 1282 Murphy
Revisor No.: 19-2795
Topic: Libraries
Short Description: Regional public library systems distribution of aid modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019529Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 1847 Johnson; Eken
HF 2527 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3751
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Minnesota Turf Seed Council appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019579Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See SF2226


SF 1971 Johnson
HF 1884 Lislegard
Revisor No.: 19-3909
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: All-terrain vehicle training provisions modifications and snorkel devices authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2019627Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF835


SF 2170 Johnson; Eken
HF 2110 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-4228
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School districts that have adjusted their buildings square footage maximum amount of long-term facilities revenue modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019705Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 2178 Johnson; Weber; Draheim
Revisor No.: 19-4145
Topic: Housing and Housing Finance Agency (HFA)
Short Description: Economic and housing challenge grants requirement modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019706Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See SF1644, Sec. 1-2


SF 2330 Johnson
HF 1751 Daudt
Revisor No.: 19-3599
Topic: Pipelines
Short Description: Pipeline crossing international border construction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/20192329Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2331 Johnson
HF 2123 Kiel
Revisor No.: 19-2591
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Innovative agricultural production incentive programs appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019778Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


SF 2332 Johnson
HF 1702 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3811
Topic: Firearms and Weapons
Short Description: Provisional firearms safety certificates eligibility modification to include permanent physical disability
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019778Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2333 Johnson; Koran; Newman; Kiffmeyer; Jasinski
HF 1515 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3023
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State auditor supplemental audits county billings restriction and refunds appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019778Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/20/20191067Authors added Koran; Newman; Kiffmeyer; Jasinski


SF 2334 Johnson; Koran; Newman; Kiffmeyer; Westrom
HF 1433 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3615
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State auditor disputed billings resolution procedure establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019778Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/20/20191067Authors added Koran; Newman; Kiffmeyer; Westrom


SF 2335 Johnson
HF 1670 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3808
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: All-terrain vehicles (ATV) with snorkel devices use authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019779Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF835


SF 2336 Johnson
HF 1667 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3812
Topic: Fire and Firefighters
Short Description: Wildland firefighters training and licensing provision
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019779Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2337 Johnson
HF 1728 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-3814
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Financial assurance for permit to mine investment allowance; natural resources damages account establishment; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2019779Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 2362 Johnson; Eken
HF 2251 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-3511
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Red River basin commission recognition, membership, duties and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019853Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2408 Johnson; Eken; Goggin
HF 2317 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 19-4485
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Disaster assistance contingency account funds transfer
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019860Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2437 Johnson
Revisor No.: 19-4150
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Asbestos trust claims disclosure requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019866Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2450 Johnson; Eken; Sparks; Weber
HF 2431 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-4520
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019921Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2592 Johnson
HF 1937 Fabian
Revisor No.: 19-4178
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Roseau county flood-recovery expenditures reimbursement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20191063Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2793 Johnson; Eken
HF 2737 Lien
Revisor No.: 19-4872
Topic: Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Streams
Short Description: Red River Basin Commission grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20192158Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance


SF 2847 Johnson; Kent; Dziedzic; Mathews; Cohen
Revisor No.: 19-4979
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution calling for the end to the cold genocide and forced organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/25/20193325Introduction and first reading 
04/25/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2914 Johnson
Revisor No.: 19-4822
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Transfer to minors provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/19/20194500Introduction and first reading 
05/19/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy