State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 25, 2019
11:00 A.M.
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The bills listed on today's introduction calendar are given their first reading and referred as indicated.
Senators Pratt, Housley, Draheim, Hall, and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2643: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying governance of the Metropolitan Council; eliminating the Transportation Advisory Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 3.8841, subdivision 9; 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 473.123; 473.146, subdivisions 3, 4; repealing Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Anderson, B.; Relph; and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 2644: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for settlement of certain claims; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Isaacson; Weber; Anderson, B.; Eken; and Relph introduced--
S.F. No. 2645: A resolution calling for an end to the cold genocide and forced organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Marty, Lang, Limmer, Frentz, and Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 2646: A resolution calling for an end to the cold genocide and forced organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Goggin introduced--
S.F. No. 2647: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing property tax exemption for charitable farmland; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 2648: A bill for an act relating to municipal utilities; allowing a utility modification without approval of voters under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 412.321, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Local Government.
Senators Frentz and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 2649: A bill for an act relating to crime; adding the manufacture of dimethyltryptamine as a controlled substance crime; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 152.021, subdivision 2a; 152.0275; 446A.083, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Pratt; Anderson, P.; and Housley introduced--
S.F. No. 2650: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for nonexclusionary pupil disciplinary policies and practices; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 121A.41, by adding a subdivision; 121A.42; 121A.45; 121A.46, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding subdivisions; 121A.47, subdivision 2; 121A.53, subdivision 1; 121A.55; 121A.61; 121A.67, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance and Policy.
Senators Ingebrigtsen, Clausen, Utke, Wiklund, and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 2651: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing licensure requirements for speech-language pathology assistants; establishing licensure fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 148.512, subdivision 17a; 148.513, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 148.515, subdivision 1; 148.516; 148.519, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 148.5192, subdivision 1; 148.5193, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 148.5194, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; 148.5195, subdivision 3; 148.5196, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Latz and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2652: A bill for an act relating to transportation; allowing state funds to be used for light rail operating and capital maintenance costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 473.4051, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.
Senators Marty, Hawj, and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2653: A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to the city of St. Paul to create college savings accounts at birth; requiring a report.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance and Policy.
Senators Hayden, Hall, Dziedzic, Latz, and Franzen introduced--
S.F. No. 2654: A bill for an act relating to crime; adjusting thresholds for certain marijuana offenses; providing for penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 152.025, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Pratt introduced--
S.F. No. 2655: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain gifted and talented provisions; improving transitional outcomes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 120B.15.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance and Policy.
Senators Hawj, Abeler, Hoffman, Newton, and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 2656: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for a grant to Face to Face Health and Counseling Service.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Eichorn and Utke introduced--
S.F. No. 2657: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new water treatment plant in Bemidji; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 2658: A bill for an act relating to professional licensing; requiring licensed professional engineers to earn professional development hours dedicated to the impact of climate change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 326.107, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections.
Senators Jensen and Draheim introduced--
S.F. No. 2659: A bill for an act relating to employment; creating a two-tiered minimum wage for tipped employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 177.24, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 177.24, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Howe and Isaacson introduced--
S.F. No. 2660: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; requiring certain insurance proceeds checks to be promptly countersigned; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 58.13, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Koran, Goggin, and Mathews introduced--
S.F. No. 2661: A bill for an act relating to human services; repealing child care assistance program; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10a, 11, 12, 13, 13a, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 19a, 19b, 20, 20a, 21, 22; 119B.02; 119B.025, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8, 9, 10; 119B.035; 119B.04; 119B.05, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 119B.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 11, 12, 13; 119B.095; 119B.097; 119B.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.105; 119B.11, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 4; 119B.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.125; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 4, 5, 6, 7; 119B.14; 119B.15; 119B.16; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0010; 3400.0020, subparts 1, 4, 5, 8, 9a, 10a, 12, 17a, 18, 18a, 20, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29a, 31b, 32b, 33, 34a, 35, 37, 38, 38a, 38b, 39, 40, 40a, 44; 3400.0030; 3400.0035; 3400.0040, subparts 1, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 6a, 6b, 6c, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 15a, 17, 18; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 7, 8, 9, 10; 3400.0080, subparts 1, 1a, 1b, 8; 3400.0090, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4; 3400.0100, subparts 2a, 2b, 2c, 5; 3400.0110, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 4a, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 3400.0120, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 5; 3400.0130, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 5, 5a, 7; 3400.0140, subparts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 14; 3400.0150; 3400.0170, subparts 1, 3, 4, 6a, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 3400.0180; 3400.0183, subparts 1, 2, 5; 3400.0185; 3400.0187, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 6; 3400.0200; 3400.0220; 3400.0230, subpart 3; 3400.0235, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senators Weber and Dahms introduced--
S.F. No. 2662: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a tax credit for certain employers; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Abeler and Hoffman introduced--
S.F. No. 2663: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing limited self-distribution for commercial wineries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 340A.301, subdivision 9.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy.
Senators Hoffman and Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 2664: A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a demonstration grant program to purchase electric school buses; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy.
Senator Isaacson introduced--
S.F. No. 2665: A bill for an act relating to workforce development; mandating a biannual inventory of workforce development programs; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116L.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Draheim and Anderson, P. introduced--
S.F. No. 2666: A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting Minnesota State Colleges and Universities from contracting to pay employees more than amounts specified in agreement with Department of Management and Budget; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 179A.20, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.
Senators Abeler and Benson introduced--
S.F. No. 2667: A bill for an act relating to finance; appropriating money; repealing the health care access fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 43A.317, subdivision 8; 144.1501, subdivision 5; 256B.0755, subdivision 4; 295.58; 297I.05, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 16A.724; 62U.10, subdivisions 1, 4, 8; 295.52, subdivision 8; 295.581.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy.
Senators Little, Rest, Sparks, Tomassoni, and Bigham introduced--
S.F. No. 2668: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; increasing the standard deduction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 290.01, subdivision 19.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dziedzic, Clausen, Rest, Little, and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 2669: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax refunds; increasing the maximum refund for the homestead credit refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 290A.04, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dziedzic, Rest, Clausen, and Eken introduced--
S.F. No. 2670: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the student loan credit calculation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 290.0682, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Dziedzic, Dibble, and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 2671: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax refunds; establishing an automated system for certificates of rent paid; requiring reporting of rent data; providing for retention and classification of data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 290A.19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290A.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Newton introduced--
S.F. No. 2672: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying prior appropriations; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 3, section 6, as amended; Laws 2017, chapter 93, article 1, section 9.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senators Hawj and Dziedzic introduced--
S.F. No. 2673: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a grant to African American Youth Access and African Immigrant Family Outreach programs; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senators Jensen, Abeler, and Bigham introduced--
S.F. No. 2674: A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for food reclamation.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance.
Senator Klein introduced--
S.F. No. 2675: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Serbian Cultural Center in South St. Paul.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy.
Senators Howe, Newton, Rest, and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2676: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying certain deadlines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 273.124, subdivisions 9, 13; 273.13, subdivision 34.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Abeler introduced--
S.F. No. 2677: A bill for an act relating to health and human services; authorizing additional funding for nursing home moratorium exception projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 144A.073, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2678: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing criminal penalties for peace officers who have sexual relations with persons in custody; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, sections 609.344, subdivision 1; 609.345, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2679: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating defamation actions; providing for requests for corrections or clarifications; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 553A.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 2680: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Forever Green Agriculture Initiative at the University of Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance.
Senator Kent introduced--
S.F. No. 2681: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a report on the use of disaggregated data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 120B.31, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on E-12 Finance and Policy.
Senators Hayden, Pappas, Isaacson, Pratt, and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 2682: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for grants to Life House and The Link.
Referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy.