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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

Simonson
Chief Author List
Wednesday, November 20, 2019


SF 117 Simonson; Bakk
HF 164 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-1424
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth tax increment financing (TIF) districts project requirements
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201978Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 7, Sec. 7


SF 118 Simonson; Bakk
HF 184 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-0108
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth seawall and surface improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201979Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 119 Simonson; Bakk
HF 183 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-0107
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth sales and use tax authority modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201979Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 397 Simonson; Marty; Eaton; Cwodzinski; Laine
HF 1514 Kotyza-Witthuhn
Revisor No.: 19-2192
Topic: Human Rights and Human Rights Department
Short Description: Workplace sexual harassment prevention policy requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019150Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 401 Simonson
HF 145 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-0504
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Motor vehicle window glazing exception related to prescription medical needs modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019150Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF6, Art. 3, Sec. 60-61


SF 402 Simonson; Dziedzic
HF 194 Murphy
Revisor No.: 19-0713
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Special education funding increase; resident school districts tuition billbacks reduction; local optional revenue and operating referendum revenue added to charter school general education revenue
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019150Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 403 Simonson; Dziedzic
HF 193 Murphy
Revisor No.: 19-1690
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Special education funding increase; resident school districts tuition billbacks reduction; operating referendum revenue added to charter schools general education revenue; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019151Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 429 Simonson; Rest; Draheim; Ingebrigtsen
HF 196 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 19-0681
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Seat belts on newly purchased school buses requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/24/2019155Introduction and first reading 
01/24/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 667 Simonson
HF 552 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-2210
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Property tax exemption for elderly living facilities
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019213Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 783 Simonson; Ruud; Isaacson
HF 1202 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-2307
Topic: Mines and Mining
Short Description: Mining promotion responsibilities modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/04/2019241Introduction and first reading 
02/04/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
02/25/2019537Withdrawn and returned to author 


SF 895 Simonson; Bakk; Tomassoni; Rarick
HF 959 Sundin
Revisor No.: 19-2548
Topic: Waste and Waste Management
Short Description: Western Lake Superior sanitary district bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019285Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Capital Investment
02/27/2019561Author added Rarick


SF 1024 Simonson; Tomassoni
HF 607 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-2420
Topic: Arts
Short Description: St. Louis county heritage and arts center asset preservation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019319Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1041 Simonson; Bakk
HF 435 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-2182
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth former high school site redevelopment construction materials sales and use tax exemption authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019322Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Taxes


SF 1198 Simonson; Bakk; Clausen
HF 1207 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3284
Topic: Education-School Districts, Specific
Short Description: Independent school district #709, Duluth; special education base adjustment; special education formulas modification and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019381Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
04/01/20191523Author added Clausen


SF 1202 Simonson
HF 873 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-1642
Topic: 
Short Description: Crime of unauthorized use of the name and mark of portorama elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019381Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Local Government
02/21/2019460Comm report: To pass 
02/21/2019467Second reading 
05/16/20194302Rule 45; subst. General Orders HF873


SF 1207 Simonson; Bakk; Tomassoni; Eken
HF 1216 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-3191
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Duluth regional exchange district establishment, bond issue and appropriation; state general sales tax exemption authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019382Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/13/2019805aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 10


SF 1277 Simonson; Wiger; Clausen; Eichorn; Bakk
HF 658 Dettmer
Revisor No.: 19-2977
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Starbase Minnesota program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019394Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 1384 Simonson; Bakk
HF 2619 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-1641
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: University of Minnesota (U of M), Duluth AB Anderson Hall renovation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019427Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1385 Simonson; Bakk
HF 1066 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-1916
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: Historic Glensheen Estate renovation 2018 match requirement modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019427Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1386 Simonson; Bakk; Tomassoni; Rarick
HF 1533 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3509
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Duluth paper mill loan from the Minnesota Investment Fund authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019427Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1387 Simonson
HF 1324 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3328
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Great Lakes Aquarium appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019427Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1388 Simonson
HF 1087 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3329
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Duluth Children's Museum appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019427Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1919 Simonson
HF 1841 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-4050
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Child care programs water bottles requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019591Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 2, Sec. 43


SF 1930 Simonson; Sparks
HF 1449 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-3346
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Hard cider sales by licensed wine manufacturers at on-sale or off-sale without Minnesota grown requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019592Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2175 Simonson; Bakk; Tomassoni; Rarick; Eichorn
HF 2338 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-4132
Topic: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU)
Short Description: Lake Superior College truck driving certification program grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/07/2019706Introduction and first reading 
03/07/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 2368 Simonson; Marty; Dibble; Dziedzic
HF 1787 Acomb
Revisor No.: 19-3831
Topic: Energy
Short Description: University of Minnesota (U of M) renewable energy transition appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019854Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/14/2019979Author added Dziedzic


SF 2369 Simonson; Marty; Dibble
HF 1788 Acomb
Revisor No.: 19-3940
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) board of trustees renewable fuels transition goals establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019854Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2403 Simonson; Hayden; Champion
HF 2514 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-4447
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Fathers Rise Together grant appropriation for a Duluth Iron Range African heritage hub study
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019860Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/25/20191264Authors added Hayden; Champion


SF 2528 Simonson; Hoffman; Marty
HF 2233 Long
Revisor No.: 19-4279
Topic: Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Electric vehicle rebates and public charging grant program and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191002Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 2542 Simonson
HF 2636 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-4506
Topic: Port Authorities
Short Description: Duluth Seaway Port Authority to conduct meetings by telephone or by other electronic means authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191004Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
4688Rule 47, returned to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
See First Special Session 2019, HF2, Art, 2, Sec. 3


SF 2569 Simonson; Bakk
HF 2576 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-4684
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: St. Louis county regional behavioral health crisis facility grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191009Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2842 Simonson
HF 2838 Olson
Revisor No.: 19-4944
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Grassy Point railroad bridge rehabilitation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/24/20193180Introduction and first reading 
04/24/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2860 Simonson
HF 2865 Schultz
Revisor No.: 19-5104
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Duluth property rights clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20194128Introduction and first reading 
05/01/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2901 Simonson; Marty; Eaton; Dibble; Wiger
Revisor No.: 19-3263
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Quality Patient Care Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20194348Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
05/18/20194358Author added Wiger


SF 2909 Simonson; Cohen; Eken
HF 2901 Baker
Revisor No.: 19-5153
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Minnesota recovers task force temporary subcommittee establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20194350Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy