State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Thursday, March 30, 2006
9:00 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senator Koch introduced--
S.F. No. 3658: A bill for an act relating to retirement; allowing extension of Rule of 90 eligibility and additional service credit purchase.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Nienow, LeClair and Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 3659: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article XI; restricting the use of state funds for abortion services.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Michel and Hann introduced--
S.F. No. 3660: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 12; including certain special session days as legislative days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 3.011; 3.012.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3661: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for purposes of the Nongovernmental Pharmaceutical Contracting Alliance.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3662: A bill for an act relating to housing; requiring carbon monoxide alarms in all rental dwellings.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Tomassoni introduced--
S.F. No. 3663: A bill for an act relating to health; providing public access to quality medical imaging procedures and radiation therapy procedures; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Limmer and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 3664: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for a sales tax exemption for personal property used in the preproduction, production, and postproduction of movies, television shows, documentaries, and music videos; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297A.68, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Rest introduced--
S.F. No. 3665: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a flood hazard mitigation grant for the city of Golden Valley; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3666: A bill for an act relating to child care; modifying training requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 245A.023; 245A.14, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 245A.14, subdivision 12.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Tomassoni and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3667: A bill for an act relating to taxes; extending the eligibility period for the commencement of construction of biomass electric generation facilities that qualify for property tax exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 272.02, subdivision 45.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3668: A bill for an act relating to animals; specifying criteria for animal cruelty investigations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 343.22, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.
Senator Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3669: A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; allowing tenant enforcement of no smoking lease provisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3670: A bill for an act relating to commerce; eliminating a limiting date for application of a premium rate increase regulation for long-term care insurance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 62S.265, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3671: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a unified administrative structure for early learning opportunities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.02, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Rosen, Hann and Larson introduced--
S.F. No. 3672: A bill for an act relating to labor; modifying the prevailing wage determination method; instructing the commissioner of employment and economic development to complete a benefits survey as part of its Occupational Employment Statistics survey; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 177.42, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3673: A bill for an act relating to education; providing nonpublic school student health services.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Belanger, Limmer, McGinn and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 3674: A bill for an act relating to taxation; abolishing the metropolitan fiscal disparities law; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 473F.001; 473F.01; 473F.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 24; 473F.03; 473F.05; 473F.06; 473F.07; 473F.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3b, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7a, 8a, 10; 473F.09; 473F.10; 473F.11; 473F.13; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 473F.02, subdivisions 2, 7; 473F.08, subdivision 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Kubly, Cohen, Stumpf, Ranum and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3675: A bill for an act relating to education finance; replacing federal comprehensive school reform funds that have been reduced; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Rosen, Nienow, Higgins and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3676: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to conduct a study to determine the extent of prenatal drug exposure in babies born in Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Rosen and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3677: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding eligibility for the chemical dependency treatment fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 254B.04, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Sams; Vickerman; Dille; Johnson, D.E. and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3678: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring any person selling three or more fuel octane grades to replace the middle grade with E85; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 239.751, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Sams introduced--
S.F. No. 3679: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land in Stevens County.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.