State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Monday, March 19, 2007
11:00 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1927: A bill for an act relating to a uniform system of public schools; requiring the Department of Education to examine educational programs throughout Minnesota to determine if a general and uniform system of public schools exists; requiring a report; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Bakk and Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 1928: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring the state to provide export grain inspection services at the Port of Duluth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 17B.03, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1929: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring permit to tow oversized and overweight vehicle under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 169.829, subdivision 2; 169.86, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1930: A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing existing prohibition preventing Public Utilities Commission from issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Torres Ray, Koering and Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 1931: A bill for an act relating to human services; restoring funding for certain long-term care programs; expanding home and community-based long-term care services for older adults and family caregivers; establishing new grant programs; establishing a statewide priority to enhance the mobility of older adults; establishing demonstration projects; requiring a study of adult protection and ombudsman services; requiring a study of access by older adults to services under the elderly waiver; requiring a study of service adequacy across long-term care waivers; requiring a study of access to hospice services; establishing a tax credit for family caregivers of adults of all ages; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 256.975, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0917, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256; 290.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Anderson, Dibble, Prettner Solon, Carlson and Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 1932: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a new Department of Energy; transferring existing duties from the Department of Commerce; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; 43A.08, subdivision 1a; 116C.779; 123B.65, subdivisions 1, 5; 216A.085; 216A.095; 216B.241, subdivision 1; 216C.01, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216H.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Bakk and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 1933: A bill for an act relating to public finance; providing terms and conditions related to the issuance of obligations and the financing of public improvements and services; extending the time for certain publications of notices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 118A.03, subdivision 3; 123B.61; 204B.46; 331A.05, subdivision 2; 365A.02; 365A.04; 365A.08; 365A.095; 373.01, subdivision 3; 375B.09; 383B.117, subdivision 2; 410.32; 412.301; 428A.02, subdivision 1; 453A.02, subdivision 3; 473.39, by adding a subdivision; 475.58, subdivision 3b; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 475.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1934: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a span arch bridge in South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1935: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Mendota to impose a food and beverage tax.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 1936: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the advertising and conducting of certain live musical performances or productions; providing enforcement; imposing a penalty; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Vandeveer and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 1937: A bill for an act relating to taxation; payment in lieu of taxes; allowing a town that incorporates into a city to continue receiving certain payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 97A.061, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 1938: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; repealing the Minnesota Grain Inspection, Weighing, Sampling, and Analysis Act; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 17B.01; 17B.02; 17B.03; 17B.04; 17B.041; 17B.0451; 17B.048; 17B.05; 17B.06; 17B.07; 17B.10; 17B.11; 17B.12; 17B.13; 17B.14; 17B.15, subdivisions 1, 3; 17B.16; 17B.17; 17B.18; 17B.20; 17B.22; 17B.28; 17B.29.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Dibble and Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1939: A bill for an act relating to labor; prohibiting certain recipients of public funds from using those funds to influence employee activities; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 179.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 1940: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for restorative justice.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Koering and Lynch introduced--
S.F. No. 1941: A bill for an act relating to human services; prohibiting the use of a broker for special transportation and access transportation services; amending Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 14, article 12, section 93, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Vandeveer, Skogen and Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1942: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; limiting water use permitting fees for aquaculture to no more than $750 per year; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 103G.271, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Veterans.
Senators Chaudhary and Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 1943: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring construction of Fridley station on Northstar Corridor Commuter Rail Line.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Ortman, Jungbauer and Ingebrigtsen introduced--
S.F. No. 1944: A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting school buses and Head Start buses to be inspected by certified inspectors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 169.451.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Ortman, Neuville, Limmer, Gerlach and Skogen introduced--
S.F. No. 1945: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing charter school students to participate in extracurricular activities in their resident school district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 123B.36, subdivision 1; 123B.49, subdivision 4; 124D.10, subdivision 8.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 1946: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the property payment rate for a nursing facility located in Hennepin County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 1947: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to build the Burnsville Performing Arts Center; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Carlson, Anderson, Olseen, Michel and Doll introduced--
S.F. No. 1948: A resolution memorializing the Governor to take action to prepare a plan of response and preparation to meet the challenges of Peak Oil.
Referred to the Committee on Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications.
Senators Rest; Betzold; Olson, G. and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 1949: A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota Sesquicentennial Commission; changing certain duties, powers, and procedures; amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 1, article 4, section 121.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Bakk and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 1950: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for construction materials and equipment used to construct improvements in a tax increment financing district in the city of Bloomington; extending the duration of a tax increment financing district in the city of Bloomington and modifying its boundaries; providing for the issuance of certain state obligations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; Laws 1996, chapter 464, article 1, section 8, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Lynch, Sheran and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1951: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the medical education and research cost distribution formula; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 62J.692, subdivisions 1, 4, 7a, 8, 10.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 1952: A bill for an act relating to human services finance; providing a rate increase for a nursing facility in Faribault County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen and Sheran introduced--
S.F. No. 1953: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an advisory committee to simplify program administration; requiring fiscal notes to adequately reflect county costs; requiring a performance-based approach for managing human services; requiring information sharing on county consolidation and collaboration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256.01, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 1954: A bill for an act relating to crime; amending the predatory offender registration law for other offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 243.167, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 1955: A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for metal theft; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 609.52, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1956: A bill for an act relating to public health; creating a pilot project to make Minneapolis schools fragrance-free.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Torres Ray, Higgins, Berglin, Dibble and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 1957: A bill for an act relating to economic development; extending the expiration date for the neighborhood revitalization program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 469.1781.
Referred to the Committee on Business, Industry and Jobs.
Senators Lynch and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 1958: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for the Southeastern Minnesota Regional Public Safety Training Center.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Erickson Ropes introduced--
S.F. No. 1959: A bill for an act relating to health professions; allowing the return of drugs dispensed by pharmacies in certain circumstances; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 1960: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of sparsity revenue; reestablishing a levy for school districts in statutory operating debt; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 126C.10, subdivisions 6, 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1961: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring certain medical assistance enrollees who are children with high-cost medical conditions to receive integrated health care coordination and social support services through the U special kids program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1962: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a payment rate for a nursing facility unit serving ventilator-dependent persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 256B.431, subdivision 2e.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1963: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring annual reports on cost containment goals; establishing a medical expenditure review committee; establishing a health care transformation task force; modifying goals for universal coverage; requiring written hospital charity care policies; modifying performance payments for medical groups; requiring a payment reform plan; providing grants for community collaboratives; requiring a contract for nonprofit organization accountability; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 62J.04, subdivision 3; 62J.17, subdivision 6a, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.165, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.56, by adding a subdivision; 256.01, subdivision 2b; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1964: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for collection of certain data relating to environmental toxicity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 13.3806, subdivision 14; 144.671.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1965: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding the situations in which the commissioner of human services must consider granting a variance from a licensure disqualification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 245C.24, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Metzen, Sparks, Gerlach, Day and Larson introduced--
S.F. No. 1966: A bill for an act relating to gambling; modifying expenditure restrictions; clarifying certain game requirements, prize amounts, and making other changes to lawful gambling; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 349.15, subdivision 1; 349.163, by adding a subdivision; 349.211; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 349.19, subdivision 2b.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1967: A bill for an act relating to higher education; authorizing collaborative Minnesota State Colleges and Universities community-based energy development pilot projects; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble, Larson, Doll and Carlson introduced--
S.F. No. 1968: A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money to study air quality in residential neighborhoods exposed to air pollution from takeoffs and landings at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senators Cohen and Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 1969: A bill for an act relating to finance; establishing the State Budget Trends Study Commission; requiring a study; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 1970: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for a study of educational needs in northeastern Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Higher Education.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1971: A bill for an act relating to drivers’ licenses; permitting use of address designated by secretary of state for data protection purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 171.06, subdivision 3; 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 1972: A bill for an act relating to judiciary finance; appropriating money for the courts, public defenders, Board on Judicial Standards, and Uniform Laws Commission; adding new judgeships; correcting an unintentional repeal and resuming the payment of certain bail proceeds to the municipalities and subdivisions of government in Hennepin County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 2.722, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 484.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Olson, M.; Moua and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 1973: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for grants to supervised parenting time service providers.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Prettner Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 1974: A bill for an act relating to public employment; declaring that certain persons are essential employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 179A.03, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 1975: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing categorical aid for technology and library media; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1976: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a grant program to help communities promote, practice, and cultivate positive child and youth development; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Latz introduced--
S.F. No. 1977: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing ignition interlock device pilot project for repeat DWI offenders and providing a temporary exception to mandatory sentencing law for offenders required to use these devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 169A.275, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 1978: A bill for an act relating to retirement; accounting and actuarial reporting; implementing various generally accepted accounting principle requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 356.20; 356.215, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Olson, M. introduced--
S.F. No. 1979: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales tax; extending the agricultural exemption to logging tires; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 297A.69, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 1980: A bill for an act relating to volunteer firefighter relief associations; requiring establishment of investment policies and reporting on results; repealing certain reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 356A.06, subdivisions 4, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 424A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 1981: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a building replacement fund.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 1982: A bill for an act relating to gambling; allowing postsecondary institutions to conduct raffles under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 609.761, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Larson introduced--
S.F. No. 1983: A bill for an act relating to transportation; directing commissioner of transportation to enter into agreements with radio and television media for public service announcements in exchange for traffic information; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Larson introduced--
S.F. No. 1984: A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a state tax reform action commission; authorizing appointment to the commission; directing preparation of a report to the legislature; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations and Oversight.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1985: A bill for an act relating to transportation appropriations; appropriating money for transportation, Metropolitan Council, and public safety activities and programs; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds; authorizing sale of Metropolitan Council obligations for transit; providing for fund transfers, contingent appropriations, and tort claims; providing for various fees and accounts; modifying or adding provisions relating to an airport funding advisory task force, various transit activities and programs, sales tax exemptions, motor vehicle lease tax and sales tax distributions, a transportation endowment fund, distribution of discretionary highway user tax proceeds, tax proceeds exceeding budgetary general fund balance, highway construction training, the disadvantaged business enterprise program, special transportation, major highway project reports, the Metropolitan Transit Police, and the transit taxing district; requiring commuter rail station in Fridley; removing 1999 restriction on construction of certain light rail transit facilities, and a 2001 restriction on the transit tax levy authority of the Metropolitan Council; making technical and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 16A.1522, subdivision 1; 16A.88; 53C.01, subdivision 2; 161.081; 168.017, subdivision 3; 168.12, subdivision 5; 168.1255, by adding a subdivision; 168A.29, subdivision 1; 171.02, subdivision 3; 171.06, subdivision 2; 171.07, subdivisions 3a, 11; 171.20, subdivision 4; 174.03, by adding subdivisions; 297A.70, subdivision 2; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.815, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 297A.94; 297B.01, subdivision 8; 297B.09, subdivision 1; 299D.09; 473.1466; 473.166; 473.386, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3; 473.388, subdivision 4; 473.39, by adding a subdivision; 473.399; 473.3993, subdivision 3; 473.3994; 473.3997; 473.4051; 473.407, subdivision 1; 473.446, subdivisions 2, 8; 609.531, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 160; 174; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 174.32; 473.123, subdivision 3d; 473.1465; 473.4461; Laws 1999, chapter 230, section 44.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1986: A bill for an act relating to transportation appropriations; appropriating money for transportation, Metropolitan Council, and public safety activities; providing for fund transfers, general contingent accounts, and tort claims; providing for various fees and accounts; allocating county state-aid highway funds; allocating motor vehicle sales tax and motor vehicle lease sales tax; adjusting fuel tax; adjusting vehicle registration tax; imposing half-cent sales tax for transportation in metropolitan area; enabling local jurisdictions to levy half-cent sales tax for transportation; authorizing counties to levy wheelage tax; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds; providing for highway construction training and contracting related to disadvantaged business enterprise program; coordinating special transportation services and paratransit statewide and establishing service standards; modifying light-rail transit governance; authorizing metropolitan council bonding; expanding transit taxing district; redistributing five percent of highway user tax distribution fund; adjusting share of highway funds for off-road use; requiring system to allow credit card payments of driver and vehicle service fees; removing 1999 restriction on construction of certain light rail transit facilities, and a 2001 restriction on the transit tax levy authority of the Metropolitan Council; requiring reports; making technical and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 16A.1522, subdivision 1; 16A.88; 53C.01, subdivision 2; 161.04, by adding a subdivision; 161.081; 162.07, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 163.051; 168.011, subdivision 6; 168.013, subdivisions 1, 1a; 168.017, subdivision 3; 168.12, subdivision 5; 168.1255, by adding a subdivision; 168A.29, subdivision 1; 171.02, subdivision 3; 171.06, subdivision 2; 171.07, subdivisions 3a, 11; 171.20, subdivision 4; 171.29, subdivision 2; 174.03, by adding subdivisions; 174.24, subdivision 2a; 174.255, by adding a subdivision; 174.29, by adding subdivisions; 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2; 296A.18; 297A.64, subdivision 2; 297A.70, subdivision 2; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.815, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 297A.94; 297B.01, subdivision 8; 297B.09, subdivision 1; 299D.09; 473.166; 473.386, subdivision 3; 473.39, by adding a subdivision; 473.399; 473.3993, subdivision 3; 473.3994; 473.3997; 473.4051; 473.407, subdivision 1; 473.446, subdivisions 2, 8; 609.531, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 160; 168; 174; 296A; 297A; 398A; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 174.32; 473.123, subdivision 3d; 473.4461; Laws 1999, chapter 230, section 44.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1987: A bill for an act relating to health; eliminating the expiration date for the Maternal and Child Health Advisory Task Force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 145.881, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Torres Ray introduced--
S.F. No. 1988: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing funding for the expansion of the rites of passage program as a way to narrow the racial achievement gap; requiring a program evaluation; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pappas and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 1989: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for higher education and related purposes to the Office of Higher Education, the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the board of Regents of the University of Minnesota, and the Mayo Clinic, with certain conditions; requiring certain studies; creating a task force to reduce costs of course materials; making technical changes; eliminating certain report requirements; permitting certain interest rate savings and other agreements; requiring summary statistics in required reports; repealing certain data sharing and collecting requirements; modifying financial aid programs; establishing a scholarship program for high achieving high school students; establishing the Minnesota GI bill program; regulating private higher education institutions; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 13.322, subdivision 3; 135A.01; 135A.031, subdivisions 1, 7; 135A.034, subdivision 1; 135A.14, subdivision 1; 135A.52, subdivisions 1, 2; 136A.01, subdivision 2; 136A.031, subdivision 5; 136A.0411; 136A.08, subdivision 7; 136A.101, subdivisions 4, 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 7a, by adding a subdivision; 136A.125, subdivisions 2, 4; 136A.15, subdivisions 1, 6; 136A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 136A.17, subdivision 1; 136A.1701, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 136A.233, subdivision 3; 136A.29, subdivision 9; 136A.62, subdivision 3; 136A.63; 136A.65, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 136A.653; 136A.657, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 136A.66; 136A.67; 136A.68; 136A.69; 136A.71; 136A.861, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6; 136F.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 136F.03, subdivision 3; 136F.42, subdivision 1; 136F.58; 136F.70, by adding a subdivision; 136F.71, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 136G.11, subdivision 5; 137.0245, subdivision 4; 137.0246, subdivision 2; 141.21, subdivisions 1a, 5; 141.25, subdivisions 1, 5, 7, 9, 10, 12; 141.255, subdivision 2; 141.265, subdivision 2; 141.271, subdivisions 10, 12; 141.28, subdivision 1; 141.32; 141.35; 197.775, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A; 141; 197; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 135A.031, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6; 135A.032; 135A.033; 135A.045; 135A.053; 136A.07; 136A.08, subdivision 8; 136A.1702; 136A.61; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, sections 3, subdivision 3; 4, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Clark and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 1990: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an MFIP advisory task force.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senator Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 1991: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an MFIP pilot program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health, Housing and Family Security.
Senators Higgins, Moua, Rosen, Foley and Neuville introduced--
S.F. No. 1992: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for public safety and corrections initiatives; creating grant programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 363A.06, subdivision 1; 403.11, subdivision 1; 403.31, subdivision 1; 609.3457, subdivision 4; 609.52, subdivision 3; 609.535, subdivision 2a; 609.595, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 241; 626; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 403.31, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saltzman and Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 1993: A bill for an act relating to education; directing commissioner of education to develop an assessment tool to fairly evaluate performance of alternative schools.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Chaudhary, Frederickson, Rummel and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 1994: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying watercraft surcharge; modifying water recreation account; providing for a nonresident fishing surcharge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 86B.415, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 86B.706, subdivision 3; 97A.475, subdivision 7.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Erickson Ropes, Olseen, Saltzman and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 1995: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; prohibiting leaving child under age of nine unattended in passenger vehicle; imposing a penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 171.13, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 1996: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the commissioner of public safety to issue on-sale intoxicating liquor licenses for events within the boundaries of the University of Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 340A.404, subdivision 4a; 340A.412, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Betzold, Rest and Olseen introduced--
S.F. No. 1997: A bill for an act relating to government operations; appropriating money for the general legislative and administrative expenses of state government; amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, sections 15B.17, subdivision 1; 16A.1286, subdivision 2; 16B.03; 43A.02, by adding a subdivision; 43A.03, subdivision 3; 43A.24, subdivision 1; 270B.14, by adding a subdivision; repealing Laws 2006, chapter 253, section 22.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.