State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Saturday, May 17, 2008
10:00 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Latz, Moua, Scheid, Hann and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 3882: A bill for an act relating to state tort claims; removing the single occurrence liability cap; modifying claimant liability caps for uncompensated medical expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 3.736, subdivision 4, as amended, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sheran, Dahle, Jungbauer,Skogen and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 3883: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article III, by adding a section; article IV, section 9; article V, section 4; establishing a council to prescribe salaries for legislators and constitutional officers; abolishing the compensation council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 15A.083, subdivision 6a; 43A.17, subdivision 9; 116S.03, subdivision 1; 352.029, subdivision 2a; 353.017, subdivision 7; 354.41, subdivision 4a; 480A.02, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 15A.082.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 3884: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring removal of mercury from human bodies before cremation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 149A.95, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 149A.95, subdivisions 6, 7, 20.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Dahle introduced--
S.F. No. 3885: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIII, to require the legislature to provide by law for quality education, comprehensive health care, living wage jobs, safe and reliable transportation, and a clean and safe environment.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Scheid and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 3886: A resolution memorializing Congress to create a path toward lawful permanent resident status for Liberians with temporary protected status and to extend temporary protected status until a permanent solution is enacted.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senators Rest, Larson, Robling, Scheid and Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 3887: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 4; providing four-year terms of office for representatives and six-year terms of office for senators.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 3888: A bill for an act relating to transportation; increasing transit ridership; requiring the Metropolitan Council to reduce transit fares to 25 cents; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Carlson, Pappas, Pariseau, Sparks and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 3889: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; amending requirements for a person operating a bicycle to stop at a stop sign or traffic-control signal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 169.222, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.