State of Minnesota
Ninety-First Legislature
SENATE AGENDA
Twenty-Sixth Day
Monday, March 25, 2019
11:00 A.M.
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS
Petitions, Letters and Remonstrances
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS
Executive and Official Communications
THIRD ORDER OF BUSINESS
Messages From the House
Mr. President:
I have the honor to announce that the House has acceded to the request of the Senate for the appointment of a Conference Committee, consisting of 3 members of the House, on the amendments adopted by the House to the following Senate File:
S.F. No. 1743: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the calculation of days and hours of instruction for students affected by snow days during the 2018-2019 school year; requiring affected school districts to report to the commissioner.
There has been appointed as such committee on the part of the House:
Christensen, Youakim and Urdahl.
Senate File No. 1743 is herewith returned to the Senate.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Returned March 21, 2019
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: NELSON
Mr. President:
I have the honor to announce the passage by the House of the following House Files, herewith transmitted: H.F. Nos. 10, 679, 680, 892, and 1503.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Transmitted March 21, 2019
FOURTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
First Reading of House Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
H.F. No. 10: A bill for an act relating to human rights; clarifying the definition of sexual harassment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 363A.03, subdivision 43.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
H.F. No. 679: A bill for an act relating to human services; amending the effective date for children's residential treatment payment provisions; appropriating money; amending Laws 2017, First Special Session chapter 6, article 8, sections 71; 72.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
H.F. No. 680: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of leashed dogs to track big game under certain conditions; modifying use of artificial lights; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 97A.321, subdivision 1; 97B.011; 97B.081, subdivision 3; 97B.205; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
H.F. No. 892: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying pharmacy licensure requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 151.19, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 1351.
H.F. No. 1503: A bill for an act relating to health; adding tribal public health access to birth data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144.225, subdivisions 2, 2a, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Transmitted March 21, 2019
FIFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Reports of Committees
Senator Rosen from the Committee on Finance, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 1004: A bill for an act relating to transportation; making the license reinstatement diversion pilot program permanent; requiring a report; amending Laws 2009, chapter 59, article 3, section 4, subdivision 9, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: INGEBRIGTSEN
Senator Rosen from the Committee on Finance, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 445: A bill for an act relating to health; adding security screening systems to ionizing radiation-producing equipment; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144.121, subdivision 1a, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: INGEBRIGTSEN
Senator Kiffmeyer from the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2523: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a statutory open appropriation for legislator salaries required by the Legislative Salary Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 15A.0825, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, the bill was referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: INGEBRIGTSEN
Senator Kiffmeyer from the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2541: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying certain requirements related to public contracting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 16C.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, the bill was referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: DRAHEIM
Senator Kiffmeyer from the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2504: A resolution declaring September 7, 2019, as Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Appreciation Day in Minnesota, encouraging all Minnesotans to learn about the importance of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River to the economy and the environment of Minnesota, and urging recognition of this day across the region.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the resolution do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, the bill was referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: REST
Senator Benson from the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 1038: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring coverage for certain breast cancer screening procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 62A.30, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: BENSON
Senator Benson from the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 1351: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying pharmacy licensure requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 151.19, subdivision 1.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: NELSON
Senator Benson from the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 1070: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying medical cannabis requirements; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 152.23; 152.27, subdivision 4; 152.28, subdivision 1; 152.29, subdivisions 1, 3; 152.33, subdivision 1; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.0134, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill be re-referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance and Policy without recommendation.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: HALL
SIXTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of Senate Bills
S.F. Nos. 1004, 445, and 1351 were read the second time.
SEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of House Bills
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
NINTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Motions and Resolutions
Senator Carlson moved that his name be stricken as a co-author to S.F. No. 998.
Senator Johnson moved that the name of Senator Eaton be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1063.
Senator Housley moved that her name be stricken as a co-author to S.F. No. 1416.
Senator Rosen moved that her name be stricken as chief author, shown as a co-author, and the name of Senator Draheim be shown as chief author to S.F. No. 1640.
Senator Isaacson moved that the name of Senator Wiger be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1741.
Senator Howe moved that the name of Senator Koran be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1764.
Senator Hoffman moved that the name of Senator Cwodzinski be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1981.
Senator Goggin moved that his name be stricken as a co-author to S.F. No. 2230.
Senator Simonson moved that the names of Senators Hayden and Champion be added as co-authors to S.F. No. 2403.
Senator Franzen moved that the name of Senator Abeler be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2575.
Senator Utke moved that the name of Senator Koran be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2613.
Senator Koran moved that the name of Senator Dziedzic be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2618.
Senator Kent moved that the name of Senator Wiger be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2628.
Senator Howe moved that S.F. No. 1452, No. 109 on General Orders, be stricken and re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
TENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Calendar
ELEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Consent Calendar
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
General Orders
THIRTEENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Announcements of Senate Interest