State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, April 5, 2006
8:45 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 3718: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring foster care providers to annually provide mental health training; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 3719: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying municipal boundary adjustment provisions; establishing the municipal boundary adjustment task force; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 414.01, subdivision 1a; 414.02, by adding a subdivision; 414.031, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 414.0325, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 414.033, subdivision 2; 414.061, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 414.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3720: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for a water treatment facility and water tower in Brook Park.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3721: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding the supplemental rate for certain group residential housing facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kierlin introduced--
S.F. No. 3722: A bill for an act relating to arts assistance; requiring the Board of the Arts to establish and administer a revolving loan fund to assist rural Minnesota cultural facilities construction projects; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 129D.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Moua, Limmer and Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 3723: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending a sales tax exemption on construction materials for low-income housing to limited partnerships in which the sole general partner is a nonprofit corporation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297A.71, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3724: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; exempting from taxation property leased or rented and used exclusively for charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 272.02, subdivision 42.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Belanger, Michel and Ranum introduced--
S.F. No. 3725: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds for interchange at marked Interstate Highways 35W and 494; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3726: A bill for an act relating to the city of Worthington; changing the time for local sales tax referendum amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 3, article 5, section 44, subdivisions 1, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Sams, Skoe, Koering, Langseth and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 3727: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; valuation of certain agricultural land abutting public water; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 273.11, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 3728: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a personal property tax exemption and a sales tax exemption for construction materials used for an electric generating facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 3729: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; authorizing the city of Ramsey to establish a tax increment financing district subject to special rules.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Gerlach and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 3730: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring state agencies to use open source software for creation of public documents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16E.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator LeClair introduced--
S.F. No. 3731: A bill for an act relating to military; appropriating money to the adjutant general for the purchase of body armor for members of the Minnesota National Guard being deployed to combat service.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.