State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, April 7, 2008
1:00 P.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Hann and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 3824: A bill for an act relating to health; permitting Minnesota residents to buy health coverage approved in other states; creating a Physician’s Council on Health Care Policy to analyze health coverage mandates; providing a tax credit for persons without access to employer-based coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 62A.02, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 3825: A bill for an act relating to sales and excise taxes; reducing June accelerated payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 289A.20, subdivision 4; 289A.60, subdivision 15; 297F.09, subdivision 10; 297G.09, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 3826: A bill for an act relating to family law; imposing additional civil penalties for interference with parenting time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 518.175, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Bonoff, Clark and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 3827: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; establishing an early childhood program for at-risk four-year-olds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 124D.19, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Bonoff, Torres Ray, Skogen, Koch and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 3828: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the school finance system; creating a new education funding framework; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 123B.53, subdivision 5; 123B.57, subdivision 4; 123B.59, subdivision 1; 123B.591, subdivisions 2, 3; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.65, subdivision 5; 125A.79, subdivision 7; 126C.01, by adding subdivisions; 126C.05, subdivisions 3, 5, 6, 8, 16, 17; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 4, 6, 13, 18, by adding subdivisions; 126C.13, subdivision 5; 126C.17, subdivision 1; 126C.20; 126C.40, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 125A.76, subdivision 5; 126C.05, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivision 2; 126C.13, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123B; 126C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 126C.10, subdivisions 13a, 13b, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 31a, 31b, 32, 33, 35, 36; 126C.12; 127A.50; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 123B.54; 125A.76, subdivision 4; 125A.79, subdivision 6; 126C.10, subdivisions 2b, 24, 34; 126C.126.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bonoff, Rest and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 3829: A bill for an act relating to transportation; allowing fuel-efficient vehicles to be operated on high-occupancy vehicle lanes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 160.93, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Sheran, Prettner Solon, Dille, Chaudhary and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 3830: A bill for an act relating to pollution control; establishing a low-carbon fuel standard to reduce the carbon intensity of transportation fuels in Minnesota by 2020; aligning statutory references to low-carbon energy; requiring rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 216B.241, subdivision 6, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.