State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
2:15 P.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Pappas, Marty, Berglin and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2825: A bill for an act relating to health; amending the Patient’s Bill of Rights to include continuous doula support and information about evidence-based nonpharmacological pain relief; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 144.651, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Saltzman, Dahle, Wiger, Hann and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2826: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying sponsor fees assessed to charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 124D.10, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2827: A bill for an act relating to education; eliminating the teacher contract deadline and penalty; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 123B.05.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Moua, Pappas and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 2828: A bill for an act relating to crime; modifying trespassing on critical public service property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 609.6055, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2829: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for neighborhood land trusts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2830: A bill for an act relating to payroll card accounts; repealing a sunset; repealing Laws 2005, chapter 158, section 4, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Saltzman, Metzen, Dibble, Senjem and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2831: A bill for an act relating to taxation; franchise; modifying the credit for increasing research activities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 290.068, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Michel, Bonoff, Lynch and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2832: A bill for an act relating to education; directing the state of Minnesota to end participation in the No Child Left Behind Act.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Michel, Scheid, Marty and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2833: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring public pools and spas to be equipped with anti-entrapment devices or systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 144.1222, subdivision 1a, by adding subdivisions; 157.16, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Rosen, Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2834: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing lease levy amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Lynch, Wiger and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2835: A bill for an act relating to education; providing an alternative school start date in 2009 and 2010.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2836: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a water main in the city of Walker; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2837: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for repair of the roof at the Bemidji National Guard Training and Community Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2838: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating consumer small loan lender charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 47.60, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2839: A bill for an act relating to retirement; various retirement plans; regulating the creation and operation of liquidating trusts established by retirement plans; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Olseen, Betzold, Murphy, Dahle and Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2840: A bill for an act relating to the military; requiring a report on participation by Minnesota in the National Guard Youth Challenge Program.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Clark, Senjem, Rest, Dibble and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2841: A bill for an act relating to property taxes; providing clarification for eligibility for property tax exemption for public charity institutions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 272.02, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2842: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for asset preservation and capital improvements at Central Lakes College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2843: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; defining pickup trucks to include mini trucks that meet emissions and safety standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 168.011, subdivision 29.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 2844: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Nisswa.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Jungbauer, Fischbach and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2845: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income taxes; providing an income tax credit for health insurance expenses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2846: A bill for an act relating to higher education; clarifying administrative funding for teach education and comprehension helps program grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 136A.128, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2847: A bill for an act relating to child care; establishing a Child Care Advisory Task Force; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2848: A bill for an act relating to child care; modifying a child care licensure requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 245A.1435.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Scheid, Berglin and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2849: A bill for an act relating to child care; appropriating money for the child care assistance basic sliding fee waiting list.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scheid, Clark and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2850: A bill for an act relating to child care; modifying the effective date of child care absent day requirements; amending Laws 2007, chapter 147, article 2, section 64.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Scheid, Berglin and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2851: A bill for an act relating to child care; increasing child care assistance provider reimbursement rates; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 119B.13, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2852: A bill for an act relating to real estate; requiring sellers of residential lake property and their real estate agents to disclose and provide to buyers known existing land surveys; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 82.22, subdivision 8; 513.54; 513.55, subdivision 1; 513.57, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Latz, Higgins, Berglin and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2853: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for homeless outreach grants.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2854: A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; creating an early childhood family education collaboration incentive; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 124D.135, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Gimse, Senjem, Wergin and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 2855: A bill for an act relating to retirement; privatized public employee retirement coverage; including certain departments of the Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar in privatization coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 353F.02, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 2856: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to replace a pedestrian bridge in the city of Columbia Heights.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins, Rest, Pogemiller and Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 2857: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for development of the Opportunity Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2858: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rummel, Vandeveer, Saltzman and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2859: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Century College classroom and student support space renovation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Bakk, Olseen, Prettner Solon and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2860: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Northshore Express Inter-City Passenger Rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins, Ingebrigtsen and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2861: A bill for an act relating to public safety; changing the due date of the Gang and Drug Oversight Council’s annual report to the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 299A.641, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Rosen, Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 2862: A bill for an act relating to waters; providing for appointment of supervisors to soil and water conservation districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 103C.305, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Ingebrigtsen and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 2863: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; authorizing the spearing of fish by certain students without a license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 97A.445, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Hann and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 2864: A bill for an act relating to education; expanding the education tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Hann, Michel and Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 2865: A bill for an act relating to education finance; eliminating the referendum allowance limit; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 126C.17, subdivisions 2, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Prettner Solon, Scheid, Sparks, Vandeveer and Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 2866: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; requiring the commissioner of commerce to contract for a statewide inventory of broadband service; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Lourey, Senjem, Sieben, Lynch and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 2867: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for grave markers or memorial monuments for deceased residents of state hospitals or regional treatment centers; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 2868: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing an account transfer for Independent School District No. 2580, East Central.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 2869: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy, technical, administrative, and clarifying changes to various taxes and fees and related provisions; changing provisions relating to government data practices and debt collection; providing for compliance with job opportunity building zone requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 13.51, subdivision 3; 13.585, subdivision 5; 16D.02, subdivisions 3, 6; 16D.04, subdivision 2; 163.051, subdivision 5; 270A.08, subdivision 1; 270C.33, subdivision 5; 270C.56, subdivision 1; 272.02, subdivisions 13, 20, 21, 27, 31, 38, 49; 272.03, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 273.11, subdivision 8; 273.124, subdivisions 6, 13, 21; 273.128, subdivision 1; 273.13, subdivisions 22, 23, 25, 33; 274.01, subdivision 3; 274.014, subdivision 3; 276.04, subdivision 2; 287.20, subdivisions 3a, 9, by adding a subdivision; 289A.18, subdivision 1; 289A.55, by adding a subdivision; 289A.60, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, subdivision 6b; 290.068, subdivision 3; 290.07, subdivision 1; 290.21, subdivision 4; 290.92, subdivision 26; 290B.04, subdivision 1; 295.50, subdivision 4; 295.52, subdivision 4; 295.53, subdivision 4a; 296A.07, subdivision 4; 296A.08, subdivision 3; 296A.16, subdivision 2; 297A.61, subdivisions 22, 29; 297A.665; 297A.67, subdivision 7; 297A.995, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 297B.01, subdivision 7; 297B.03; 297F.01, subdivision 8; 297F.21, subdivision 1; 297G.01, subdivision 9; 297H.09; 297I.05, subdivision 12; 469.040, subdivision 4; 469.174, subdivision 10b; 469.177, subdivision 1c; 469.319; 477A.03, subdivision 2a; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 115A.1314, subdivision 2; 273.1231, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 273.1232, subdivision 1; 273.1233, subdivisions 1, 3; 273.1234; 273.1235, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 273; 469; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 477A.014, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 477A.014, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 8031.0100, subpart 3; 8093.2100.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2870: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Shell Rock River Channel Redevelopment and Blazing Star Landing plan; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 2871: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for asset preservation at correctional facilities statewide.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2872: A bill for an act relating to local government; limiting local government requirements for use of certain nonconforming lots; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 394.36, by adding a subdivision; 462.357, subdivision 1e.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2873: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing adult foster care and family adult day services provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 245A.11, subdivision 2b; 245A.143, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2874: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; eliminating horse trail pass; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 84.0835, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 85.46.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Rest, Bonoff and Sieben introduced--
S.F. No. 2875: A bill for an act relating to courts; providing for a deferral from jury service for certain nursing mothers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 593.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Anderson, Torres Ray, Murphy, Koering and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2876: A bill for an act relating to animals; changing provisions regulating dangerous dogs; imposing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 347.50, by adding a subdivision; 347.51, subdivisions 2a, 3, 4, 7, 9; 347.52; 347.53; 347.54, subdivisions 1, 3; 347.55; 347.56; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 347.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Pariseau, Gimse, Frederickson, Skogen and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2877: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying hours for nighttime raccoon hunting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 97B.621, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Dille, Vickerman, Prettner Solon, Koering and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 2878: A bill for an act relating to veterinary medicine; recognizing Program for the Assessment of Veterinary Education Equivalence certification; limiting use of certain drugs; changing certain requirements; regulating prescription of drugs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 156.001, by adding a subdivision; 156.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 156.04; 156.072, subdivision 2; 156.073; 156.12, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 156.15, subdivision 2; 156.16, subdivisions 3, 10; 156.18, subdivisions 1, 2; 156.19.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Marty, Prettner Solon, Higgins, Senjem and Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2879: A bill for an act relating to health; permitting patient-delivered partner therapy for the treatment of chlamydia or gonorrhea; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 144.065; 151.01, subdivision 23; 151.37, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 2880: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Red Wing.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scheid and Vandeveer introduced--
S.F. No. 2881: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating contracts for deed, rates of interest on certain contracts, and mortgage lending; providing verification of the borrower’s reasonable ability to repay a mortgage loan; providing penalties and remedies for a mortgage broker’s failure to comply with the broker’s duties of agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 47.20, subdivision 2; 334.01, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 58.13, subdivision 1; 58.18, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Rummel, Lynch, Wiger, Torres Ray and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 2882: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing state measures of academic success; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 120B.31, as amended; 120B.35, as amended; 120B.36, as amended; 120B.362; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 120B.30; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Hann and Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 2883: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ licenses; requiring that full head and face be shown on driver’s license photograph; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 13.6905, subdivision 8; 171.071, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dille, Vickerman, Prettner Solon and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2884: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring certain pension benefit costs to be recognized for purposes of calculating nursing facility payment rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2885: A bill for an act relating to retirement; various retirement plans; disallowing the creation of liquidating trusts for any purpose; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Rest, Betzold, Pappas, Anderson and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2886: A bill for an act relating to state finance; modifying state budget requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 13.605, subdivision 1; 16A.10, subdivisions 1, 2; 16A.11, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Wergin and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 2887: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; authorizing the sale of state bonds; establishing new programs and modifying existing programs; cancelling and modifying previous appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 16B.335, subdivision 2; 116J.423, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, sections 7, subdivision 21; 17; 23, subdivision 16; Laws 2006, chapter 258, sections 7, subdivisions 11, 22; 21, subdivision 6; 23, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 2888: A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating certain outreach requirements for school districts; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 256.962, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Prettner Solon, Marty, Chaudhary, Frederickson and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 2889: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; requiring lead sinkers, jigs, and lures offered for sale to bear a warning label; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2890: A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating building and construction contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 337.01, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 337.02; 337.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2891: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring disclosure of contracts between health plan companies and hospitals; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2892: A bill for an act relating to taxation; expanding the sales tax exemption for public safety radio communication products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 297A.70, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2893: A bill for an act relating to child protection; modifying financial responsibility for out-of-state children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 260.855.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2894: A bill for an act relating to retirement; correctional state employees retirement plan; recategorizing past corrections security caseworker employment as covered correctional service; authorizing past service credit transfer from the general state employees retirement plan.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Lynch, Marty, Lourey, Berglin and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 2895: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing an advanced dental hygiene practitioner level of practice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 150A.01, by adding a subdivision; 150A.05, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 150A.10, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 151.01, subdivision 23; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 151.37, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 150A.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2896: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Nashwauk.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2897: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Nashwauk.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2898: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Effie.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2899: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Coleraine, Bovey, and Taconite.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2900: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Bovey.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2901: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a grant to Big Fork.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2902: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the definition of other health coverage for purposes of MinnesotaCare eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256L.07, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 2903: A bill for an act relating to Big Stone County; authorizing the county board to assign certain duties to the county treasurer.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2904: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying bear hunting permit drawing provisions; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 97B.405.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 2905: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for shooting sports facilities at the Vermillion Highlands Wildlife Management Area; authorizing the issuance of state general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 2906: A bill for an act relating to taxes; authorizing the city of Medford to impose a local sales and use tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 2907: A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring signs for academies for the deaf and blind.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2908: A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; providing for certain notices relating to foreclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 504B.151; 504B.178, subdivision 8; 504B.285, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 2909: A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; modifying right of tenant to pay utility bills; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 504B.215, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2910: A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; modifying expungement and withholding of rent under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 484.014, by adding a subdivision; 504B.178, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2911: A bill for an act relating to courts; modifying certain district court fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 357.021, subdivision 1a.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2912: A bill for an act relating to mortgages; amending provisions relating to foreclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 580.02; 580.041, subdivision 2; 580.06; 580.07; 580.12; 580.23, subdivision 1; 580.25; 580.28; 580.30; 581.10; 582.03; 582.031; 582.032, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 510.05; 550.19; 550.22; 550.24; 580.24; Laws 2004, chapter 263, section 26; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 580.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Foley and Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2913: A bill for an act relating to human rights; modifying filing of claim provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 363A.28, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2914: A bill for an act relating to data practices; providing for certain data practices relating to foreclosure; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 58.02, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 580.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Moua introduced--
S.F. No. 2915: A bill for an act relating to judicial process; modifying certain civil and criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 363A.29, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, section 609.822, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Moua and Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2916: A bill for an act relating to taxes; providing for certain mortgage tax forgiveness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31; 290A.03, subdivision 15.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 2917: A bill for an act relating to manufactured housing; providing for regulation of lending practices and default; providing notices and remedies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 327.64; 327.65; 327.66; 327B.01, by adding subdivisions; 327B.08, by adding a subdivision; 327B.09, by adding a subdivision; 327B.12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325B.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2918: A bill for an act relating to mortgages; redemption period; providing for notice of sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 582.032, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2919: A bill for an act relating to civil commitments; modifying and clarifying time requirements for hearings; providing an exception from prehearing discharge for commitment petitions involving persons alleged to be mentally ill and dangerous or a sexual psychopathic personality or sexually dangerous person; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 253B.08, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Anderson, Foley and Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 2920: A bill for an act relating to child support; requiring collection service fees to be paid by obligor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 518A.51.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 2921: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; providing for a cooperative facility grant to Independent School District No. 239, Rushford-Peterson; waiving certain timelines; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Metzen, Rosen and Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 2922: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for industry sector training initiatives.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 2923: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing for actuarial services to the legislature and the state; mandating the retention of the consulting actuary for various retirement-related reports by the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement; allocating the costs of actuarial services among retirement plans; creating a revolving fund for actuarial services; appropriating money; making various conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 3.85, by adding a subdivision; 352.03, subdivision 6; 352.116, subdivision 4; 352.119, subdivision 2; 352.72, subdivision 2; 352.931, subdivision 2; 352B.08, subdivision 3; 352B.26, subdivision 3; 352B.30, subdivision 2; 353.01, subdivision 14; 353.271, subdivision 2; 353.29, subdivision 6; 353.30, subdivisions 3, 5; 353.71, subdivision 2; 353.88; 353A.08, subdivision 2; 354.06, subdivision 2a; 354.07, subdivision 1; 354.45, subdivision 1; 354.55, subdivision 11; 354A.011, subdivision 3a; 354A.021, subdivision 7; 354A.31, subdivision 7; 354A.32, subdivision 1; 354A.33; 354A.37, subdivision 2; 356.20, subdivisions 3, 4; 356.214; 356.215, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 17, 18; 356.551, subdivision 2; 422A.01, subdivision 7; 422A.04, subdivisions 2, 3; 422A.06, subdivision 2; 422A.101, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a; 422A.15, subdivisions 2, 3; 422A.16, subdivision 2; 422A.17; 422A.23, subdivision 12; 422A.231; 490.121, subdivision 2a; 490.124, subdivision 11; Minnesota Statutes 2007 Supplement, sections 353.03, subdivision 3a; 354.35, subdivision 2; 354A.12, subdivision 3c; 422A.06, subdivision 8; 422A.101, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Tomassoni and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2924: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing St. Louis County to issue an off-sale intoxicating liquor license.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.