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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

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2019 - 2020

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Friday, September 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
4689Joint rule 3.02, returned to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance


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 
4689Rule 47, returned to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 3(e)


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 5, Sec. 1-3, 5-20


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 
4689Rule 47, returned to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


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 First Special Session 2019, HF6, Art. 3, Sec. 42-45


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 15, 20-22


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
03/11/2019778Introduction 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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 55, 58


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 15, 22


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 35


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 99-100, 102


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
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 4 (f)


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