State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
11:00 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3777: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; authorizing commissioner of natural resources to extend the season for up to two weeks to take fish species in certain waters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 97C.001, subdivision 3; 97C.005, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3778: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the waste pesticide collection program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 18B.065, subdivision 2; Laws 2007, chapter 45, article 1, sections 23; 24.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3779: A bill for an act relating to gambling; proposing a constitutional amendment to allow a state-operated casino which may be managed by a private contractor; expanding duties of the director of the State Lottery to include operation of a casino; providing for deposit of net casino proceeds in a capital improvement fund for capital improvements of the state and educational infrastructure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 349A.02, subdivision 3; 349A.07, by adding a subdivision; 349A.10, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3780: A bill for an act relating to occupations and professions; allowing optometrists to dispense a legend drug at retail under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 145.711, by adding a subdivision; 148.574.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 3781: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying distribution of permanent school fund payments; setting growth in permanent school fund revenue aside for school technology purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 126C.21, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3782: A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting constitutional officers from holding other positions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 10.37.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3783: A bill for an act relating to elections; transferring functions of the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board to the legislative auditor; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 10A.02, subdivisions 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11a, 12, 12a, 13, 14, 15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 10A.01, subdivision 8; 10A.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 3784: A bill for an act relating to veterans; adding a lawful purpose for the use of lawful gambling revenues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 349.12, subdivision 25.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Sieben and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 3785: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions relating to a study of effectiveness of the Starbase program.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.