State of Minnesota
Ninety-Second Legislature
SENATE AGENDA
Thirty-Seventh Day
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
12:00 Noon
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS
Petitions, Letters and Remonstrances
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS
Executive and Official Communications
The following communications were received.
March 28, 2021
The Honorable Jeremy R. Miller
President of the Senate
Dear Senator Miller:
The following appointment is hereby respectfully submitted to the Senate for confirmation as required by law:
BOARD OF HIGH PRESSURE PIPING SYSTEMS
Mark Kincs, 7522 Whitehall Rd., Shakopee, in the county of Scott, effective March 30, 2021, for a term expiring on December 31, 2022.
(Referred to the Committee on Labor and Industry Policy.)
March 28, 2021
The Honorable Jeremy R. Miller
President of the Senate
Dear Senator Miller:
The following appointment is hereby respectfully submitted to the Senate for confirmation as required by law:
GAMBLING CONTROL BOARD
Karen Diver, 4122 Brookston Rd., Cloquet, in the county of Saint Louis, effective March 30, 2021, for a term expiring on June 30, 2024.
(Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.)
Sincerely,
Tim Walz, Governor
THIRD ORDER OF BUSINESS
Messages From the House
Mr. President:
I have the honor to announce the passage by the House of the following Senate File, herewith returned:
S. F. No. 659: A bill for an act relating to construction codes; specifying approval of Internet continuing education courses for manufactured home installers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.0981, subdivision 4.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Returned April 12, 2021
Mr. President:
I have the honor to announce the passage by the House of the following House Files, herewith transmitted: H.F. Nos. 164, 609, and 1913.
Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives
Transmitted April 12, 2021
FOURTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
First Reading of House Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
H.F. No. 164: A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing the Energy Conservation and Optimization Act of 2021; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.2401; 216B.241, subdivisions 1a, 1c, 1d, 1f, 1g, 2, 2b, 3, 5, 7, 8, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.241, subdivisions 1, 1b, 2c, 4, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 227, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 609: A bill for an act relating to state government; making technical changes in chapter 16E; making a conforming change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 15.01; 16E.01; 16E.016; 16E.02; 16E.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6; 16E.036; 16E.04, subdivision 3; 16E.0465, subdivision 2; 16E.05, subdivision 1; 16E.07, subdivision 12; 16E.21, subdivision 2; 97A.057, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16E.0466, subdivision 1; 16E.05, subdivision 3; 16E.071; 16E.145.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 353, now on General Orders.
H.F. No. 1913: A bill for an act relating to insurance; establishing an Insurance Data Security Law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 60A.98; 60A.981; 60A.982.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration for comparison with S.F. No. 1606, now on General Orders.
FIFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Reports of Committees
Senator Abeler from the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 383: A bill for an act relating to housing; establishing a pilot program providing grants for integrated community-based housing; appropriating money.
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.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: ABELER
SIXTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of Senate Bills
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 Limmer moved that the names of Senators Mathews, Kiffmeyer, Duckworth, and Latz be added as co-authors to S.F. No. 970.
Senator Housley moved that the name of Senator Franzen be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1284.
Senator Kunesh moved that the name of Senator Goggin be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1415.
Senator Weber moved that the name of Senator Clausen be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1501.
Senator Jasinski moved that the name of Senator Clausen be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1926.
Senator Hawj moved that the name of Senator Murphy be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2228.
Senator Putnam moved that the name of Senator Dziedzic be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2349.
Senator Duckworth moved that the name of Senator Jasinski be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 2387.
Senator Goggin moved that the names of Senators Coleman and Hoffman be added as co-authors to S.F. No. 2394.
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