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MINNESOTA SENATE 91st LEGISLATURE

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2019 - 2020

Bigham
Chief Author List
Friday, September 20, 2019


SF 86 Bigham; Klein; Pappas
Revisor No.: 19-1024
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul library and learning center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201960Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 87 Bigham; Pappas
Revisor No.: 19-1023
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hastings public square public buildings preservation and rehabilitation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201960Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 88 Bigham; Hawj; Kent
HF 624 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-1022
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Red Rock corridor transitway demonstration project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201960Introduction and first reading 
01/10/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 97 Bigham; Weber; Hawj
Revisor No.: 19-0590
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Metropolitan agricultural preserves program early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201975Introduction and first reading 
01/14/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 30


SF 177 Bigham; Wiger; Abeler; Anderson, P.; Nelson
HF 566 Wazlawik
Revisor No.: 19-1217
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School safety assessment teams requirement and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019102Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
02/14/2019350aComm report: Amended, No recommendation, re-referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 184 Bigham; Jensen; Abeler; Eaton; Kent
HF 109 Edelson
Revisor No.: 19-0510
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Cost-sharing requirements for the first four mental health service visits limitation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019103Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 192 Bigham; Abeler; Eaton; Eken; Rosen
HF 793 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-0813
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Cannabidiol possession or sale not a crime clarification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019104Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 201 Bigham; Johnson; Eichorn; Eaton; Housley
HF 244 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-1605
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School districts mandatory radon testing requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019106Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy
02/27/2019560Author stricken Koran
02/27/2019Author added Housley


SF 209 Bigham; Little; Isaacson; Marty
HF 555 Davnie
Revisor No.: 19-0811
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Internet service contracts adherence to net neutrality
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2019107Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
01/24/2019166Author added Marty


SF 302 Bigham; Sparks; Housley; Tomassoni
Revisor No.: 19-0817
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday off-sale liquor sale hours modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019126Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 310 Bigham; Pappas; Klein; Eaton
Revisor No.: 19-2083
Topic: Bonds
Short Description: Miscellaneous capital improvement bond issue and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019127Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 312 Bigham; Kent; Carlson; Wiger
HF 1371 Long
Revisor No.: 19-0848
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Early voting provisions and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019127Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 313 Bigham; Kent; Clausen; Wiger; Hoffman
HF 209 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-1570
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School testing materials expenditures reporting requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019128Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 378 Bigham; Isaacson
Revisor No.: 19-0807
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Higher education institutions eligibility for the state grant program modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 379 Bigham
HF 254 Cantrell
Revisor No.: 19-0805
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Parity between mental health benefits and other medical benefits requirement; mental health and substance use disorder definition; health plan transparency requirement; health and commerce commissioners accountability requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019138Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 8, Sec. 12


SF 380 Bigham; Wiger
HF 208 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 19-0808
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Teacher contract deadline and penalty establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019139Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to E-12 Finance and Policy


SF 381 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-1026
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School trespass crime definition modification to include attempting to enter a school; trespassing on school property penalty increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019139Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 382 Bigham
HF 1681 Huot
Revisor No.: 19-1848
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Coroners and medical examiners annual review by the county board requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019139Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Local Government


SF 385 Bigham; Eaton
Revisor No.: 19-0806
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Renewable energy standard modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2019140Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2019Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 518 Bigham; Kent; Wiger; Abeler; Housley
HF 603 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-2302
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: PFAS (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) exposure University of Minnesota (U of M) review and research request and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019177Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 519 Bigham; Kent; Wiger
HF 604 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-0812
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Public health lab to facilitate remedial investigations and response actions to address discharges of perfluorochemicals by the 3M company appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019177Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 524 Bigham; Hawj; Cwodzinski; Little
HF 826 Lislegard
Revisor No.: 19-2048
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution urging the President to designate a state funeral for the last surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipient
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019178Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy


SF 525 Bigham; Eaton; Carlson; Wiger
Revisor No.: 19-2477
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution relating to the ratification of the proposed Equal Rights Amendment to the United States Constitution; memorializing Congress to remove the deadline for ratification of the amendment by the states
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019178Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 532 Bigham
HF 1029 Pinto
Revisor No.: 19-0842
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Patrons of prostitutes repeated offenses penalty increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/28/2019179Introduction and first reading 
01/28/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 632 Bigham; Hawj; Osmek; Weber
HF 917 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 19-0810
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Metropolitan agricultural preserves program early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019207Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session 2019, HF5, Art. 4, Sec. 30


SF 637 Bigham; Wiger; Kent; Osmek
Revisor No.: 19-2311
Topic: Metropolitan Council
Short Description: Metropolitan council members staggered terms modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019208Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Local Government


SF 668 Bigham; Hall; Chamberlain; Rest; Dziedzic
HF 1280 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-2515
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Fire protection special taxing districts establishment; property tax levies and issuance of bonds authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/31/2019213Introduction and first reading 
01/31/2019Referred to Taxes
02/21/2019491Authors added Rest; Dziedzic


SF 870 Bigham; Latz; Limmer; Hall; Dziedzic
HF 591 Edelson
Revisor No.: 19-1996
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Presentence investigation report family impact statement inclusion authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/07/2019281Introduction and first reading 
02/07/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1085 Bigham; Little
HF 2747 Wazlawik
Revisor No.: 19-2431
Topic: Waste and Waste Management
Short Description: Subsurface sewage treatment systems repair and replacement financing through the agricultural best management practices loan program authorization regardless of system location
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019329Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 1086 Bigham; Klein; Pappas; Kent
HF 1017 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-2814
Topic: Commissions
Short Description: Women's suffrage 100th anniversary commemoration commission establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/11/2019330Introduction and first reading 
02/11/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1192 Bigham
HF 995 Pinto
Revisor No.: 19-0843
Topic: Crimes and Criminals-Sexual Offenses
Short Description: Motor vehicle forfeiture expansion in prostitution offenses
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019380Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 1204 Bigham; Hawj
HF 1660 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-2730
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Industrial hemp and marijuana definitions modification; industrial hemp possession provision modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019382Introduction and first reading 
02/14/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF1, Art. 2, Sec. 10-11; Art. 11, Sec. 77


SF 1329 Bigham; Klein; Hawj
HF 759 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-2800
Topic: Food and Nutrition
Short Description: Donated venison processing reimbursement increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019418Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Finance
02/27/2019541Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 3, Sec. 2


SF 1413 Bigham; Latz; Frentz; Cwodzinski; Ingebrigtsen
HF 996 Considine
Revisor No.: 19-2475
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Correctional officers discipline procedures revision
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019431Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF2188


SF 1447 Bigham; Jensen; Hawj; Abeler
HF 1661 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-2731
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Hemp growers sales of state grown hemp to medical cannabis program manufacturers authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/18/2019437Introduction and first reading 
02/18/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 11, Sec. 1, 86, 97


SF 1531 Bigham; Pappas
HF 1106 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 19-3100
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hastings city hall bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/21/2019476Introduction and first reading 
02/21/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1717 Bigham
HF 2356 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 19-3862
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hastings trunk highway #316 improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019531Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 1718 Bigham; Klein; Pappas
HF 1460 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-3792
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul Concord Street public utilities construction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019531Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1719 Bigham; Klein; Pappas
HF 1461 Claflin
Revisor No.: 19-3793
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul Doug Woog arena HVAC improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/25/2019531Introduction and first reading 
02/25/2019Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1760 Bigham; Klein
Revisor No.: 19-3819
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul brownfield site environmental analysis and geotechnical studies grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2019547Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2019Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1837 Bigham; Tomassoni; Hawj
HF 1362 Her
Revisor No.: 19-2595
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmed Cervidae herd infected with chronic wasting disease depopulation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/28/2019577Introduction and first reading 
02/28/2019Referred to Agriculture, Rural Development, and Housing Policy


SF 2387 Bigham; Klein
HF 2303 Hansen
Revisor No.: 19-4581
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Serbian cultural center appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019857Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2449 Bigham; Latz; Ingebrigtsen
HF 2010 Considine
Revisor No.: 19-4030
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Local correctional officers discipline procedures establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019921Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF2188


SF 2496 Bigham; Osmek; Koran; Frentz; Eaton
HF 2541 Vang
Revisor No.: 19-4614
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Cannabinoid products derived from industrial hemp sale authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/2019928Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2019Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
See First Special Session 2019, SF12, Art. 11, Sec. 76


SF 2518 Bigham; Dibble
HF 2353 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 19-4496
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Cottage Grove U.S. highway #61 corridor lighting project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/20191000Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2588 Bigham; Eaton; Eichorn; Bakk; Tomassoni
HF 1720 Becker-Finn
Revisor No.: 19-3735
Topic: Wildlife Management and Habitat
Short Description: Chronic wasting disease adopt-a-dumpster program and guidelines appropriations; reporting
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/20/20191062Introduction and first reading 
03/20/2019Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See First Special Session 2019, SF7, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 6 (c)


SF 2797 Bigham; Sparks; Rosen; Eichorn
Revisor No.: 19-4758
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: Children's meals at restaurants default beverage designation requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/04/20192159Introduction and first reading 
04/04/2019Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2872 Bigham
HF 2913 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 19-5129
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hastings trunk highway #316 improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/09/20194245Introduction and first reading 
05/09/2019Referred to Transportation Finance and Policy


SF 2912 Bigham; Anderson, P.; Kent
HF 2917 Elkins
Revisor No.: 19-5084
Topic: Data Practices and Privacy
Short Description: Consumer rights to personal data processing requirements establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/18/20194358Introduction and first reading 
05/18/2019Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SR 30 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0120
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Park Grove Electric on being named the Business of the Year for the 2018 Heritage Days Festival
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 31 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0097
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing the Hastings Veterans Home on its 40th anniversary
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 32 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0118
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Janet Bremer of Hastings on being named America's Farmers Mom of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201964Introduction 
01/10/201964Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 33 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0126
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Walt Books for his years of dedication and service to his community
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201965Introduction 
01/10/201965Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 40 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0545
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution commending Mayor Paul Hicks for 28 years of service with the city of Hastings
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201966Introduction 
01/10/201966Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 41 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0279
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Tom Bartl and John Bartl Hardware in Newport
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/10/201966Introduction 
01/10/201966Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 50 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0847
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Afton Mayor Richard Bend on the occasion of his retirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201985Introduction 
01/14/201985Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 51 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-0133
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the retirements of Dave and Mary North of Newport, Minnesota
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/14/201985Introduction 
01/14/201985Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 57 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-3180
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Kari Jaeger on being named Educator of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019403Introduction 
02/14/2019403Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 58 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-3179
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Millner Family Chiropractic on being named Business of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019403Introduction 
02/14/2019403Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 59 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-3181
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Ellie Lundquist on being named Volunteer of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/14/2019403Introduction 
02/14/2019403Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 71 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-4355
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Jon Kennedy of Hastings, Minnesota, for receiving the Eagle Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019869Introduction 
03/13/2019869Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 72 Bigham; Housley
Revisor No.: 19-4354
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Dave Palmquist for his 25 years of coaching girls' hockey
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/2019870Introduction 
03/13/2019870Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 93 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-5075
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Ken Brittain for being named Cottage Grove Volunteer of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/29/20193944Introduction 
04/29/20193944Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 97 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-5102
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing John Wright on being named Volunteer of the Year for the city of St. Paul Park
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20194128Introduction 
05/01/20194128Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 98 Bigham
Revisor No.: 19-5086
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution recognizing Saren Croker for earning the 2019 Athena Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/01/20194128Introduction 
05/01/20194128Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 103 Bigham; Klein
Revisor No.: 19-5148
Topic: 
Short Description: A senate resolution honoring Jessica Davis on being named Minnesota's 2019 Teacher of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/15/20194294Introduction 
05/15/20194294Referred to Rules and Administration