State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 19, 2008
10:30 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3786: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring commissioner of public safety’s annual report on human trafficking include information on trafficking of American Indian women and girls; appropriating money for research on trafficking of American Indian women and girls; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 299A.785, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 3787: A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing driver and vehicle services technology account; imposing technology surcharge; adjusting certain fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 168.013, by adding a subdivision; 168A.29, as amended; 299A.705, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 171.06, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Vandeveer, Saxhaug and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3788: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; regulating benefits for certain employees who own or are related to owners of family businesses; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 268.085, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Bonoff and Saltzman introduced--
S.F. No. 3789: A bill for an act relating to public safety; designating a specified law as the "Teri Lee Law"; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 299C.46, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Higgins, Murphy, Betzold, Dille and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3790: A resolution memorializing Congress; requesting Congress to acknowledge that the neurological disorder known as Parkinson’s disease can be caused by exposure to Agent Orange and to require that the United States Department of Veterans Affairs offer assistance to United States military members who, while serving their country, have acquired Parkinson’s disease through their exposure to Agent Orange.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3791: A bill for an act relating to motor fuels; modifying provisions relating to petroleum product distribution; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 296A.01, subdivisions 44, 45; 296A.03, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Skoe and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 3792: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying definitions related to native prairie restorations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 84.02, subdivisions 2, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Clark, Frederickson, Lynch, Olseen and Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 3793: 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.