State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 22, 2006
8:45 A.M.
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Gerlach, Pappas, Nienow and Robling introduced--
S.F. No. 3396: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing tuition increase limits on public postsecondary institutions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 136F; 137.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Pogemiller and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3397: A bill for an act relating to taconite production taxation; modifying the uses of the taconite economic development fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 298.227.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Dibble; Johnson, D.E.; Metzen; Rosen and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3398: A bill for an act relating to the environment; requiring mercury emissions reductions by public utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 216B.1692, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Lourey and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3399: A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing the commissioner of human services to contract with Medicare-approved Special Needs Plans to provide medical assistance services to persons with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 256B.69, subdivision 23.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Wiger introduced--
S.F. No. 3400: A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the placement of a plaque in the Court of Honor on the Capitol grounds honoring Minnesota’s recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 3401: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing special plates remembering victims of drunk drivers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Rest, Kiscaden, Michel, Higgins and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3402: A bill for an act relating to state government; limiting the contents of budget bills; specifying conference committee procedures; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Kiscaden, Michel, Rest, Higgins and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3403: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the Legislative Coordinating Commission to oversee legislative training forums; appropriating money for 2007 legislative forums; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Kiscaden, Michel, Rest, Higgins and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3404: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the Legislative Coordinating Commission to oversee legislative training forums; establishing a schedule for consideration of legislation; limiting the content of budget bills; specifying conference committee procedures; appropriating money for expenses of a governor-elect, and for 2007 legislative forums; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 4.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Gerlach, Pariseau, McGinn, Belanger and Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 3405: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for land purchase for Dakota County Technical College; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3406: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating payment of prevailing wages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 177.44, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Rest; Belanger; Johnson, D.E. and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3407: A bill for an act relating to taxation; accelerating the phase-in of the sales-only apportionment factor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 290.191, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3408: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to assist disabled veterans at Southwest Minnesota State University.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Senjem, Rosen and Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3409: A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing the Office of Entrepreneurship; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3410: A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the placement of a plaque on the Capitol grounds honoring the nation’s war dogs and their handlers.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3411: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to the city of Worthington for construction of a veterans’ memorial.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Skoe and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 3412: A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; updating school bus equipment standards; clarifying school bus discipline policies for charter school and nonpublic pupils being transported on school district buses; modifying certain school bus license standards; clarifying certain pupil transportation cost data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123B.90, subdivision 2; 123B.91, by adding a subdivision; 169.01, subdivision 6; 169.447, subdivision 2; 169.4501, subdivisions 1, 2; 169.4502, subdivision 5; 169.4503, subdivision 20; 171.321, subdivisions 4, 5; 171.3215, subdivision 2; 631.40, subdivision 1a; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 123B.92, subdivisions 1, 5; 171.02, subdivision 2a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 169.4502, subdivision 15; 169.4503, subdivisions 17, 18, 26.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator LeClair introduced--
S.F. No. 3413: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing for action against the license of a building contractor for failure to pay an arbitration award or court judgment related to the work; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 326.91, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Skoglund introduced--
S.F. No. 3414: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; providing for parole and probation authorities to have access to certain records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 624.714, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3415: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting mandatory disclosure of a person’s Social Security number as a condition of receiving a service or product; providing exceptions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator LeClair introduced--
S.F. No. 3416: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for a study of Minnesota’s communications infrastructure.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Foley, Pappas, Solon and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 3417: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding fee-for-service health care delivery under medical assistance, general assistance medical care, and MinnesotaCare; eliminating delivery of services to state health care program enrollees by prepaid health plans; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 256B.031; 256B.69, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 4b, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 5d, 5e, 5f, 5g, 5h, 6, 6a, 6b, 6c, 6d, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24a, 25, 26, 27; 256L.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 11; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 256B.69, subdivisions 4, 23; 256L.12, subdivision 9b.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3418: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing grants to nursing facilities for increased fuel and heating costs; modifying the tax treatment of income of foreign operating corporations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 290.17, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3419: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying areas marked as canoe and boating routes; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 85.32, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3420: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing an account transfer for Independent School District No. 601, Fosston.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3421: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a fund transfer for Independent School District No. 242, Alden-Conger.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Sparks, Senjem and Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3422: A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying exemptions to noise standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 116.07, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 3423: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Breezy Point to impose sales and use and motor vehicle excise taxes and issue general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Larson introduced--
S.F. No. 3424: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions governing per diem for members of state boards and advisory groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 15.0575, subdivision 3; 15.059, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3425: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for an off-highway vehicle (OHV) recreational site in Steele County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3426: 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.
Senators Belanger; Metzen; Johnson, D.J.; Michel and Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3427: A bill for an act relating to state government operations; eliminating signature requirement for minimal long-distance telephone bills; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 10.43.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Dibble and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 3428: A bill for an act relating to transportation; setting targets for increasing proportion of flexible-fuel vehicles in this state; creating task force on plug-in hybrid electric vehicles; establishing commission to develop incentive package for enhancement of St. Paul’s Ford plant; requiring Public Utilities Commission to open investigative proceeding and to order utility to conduct a study; requiring state procurement policy language in certain bid documents; appropriating money for a grant; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80E.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Rest, Metzen, Senjem, Larson and Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3429: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the Minnesota Amateur Sports Commission to renew leases for certain real property; amending Laws 1998, chapter 404, section 15, subdivision 2, as amended.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Ruud and Ranum introduced--
S.F. No. 3430: A bill for an act relating to child protection; including opium in the list of controlled substances used during pregnancy for purposes of civil commitment and child maltreatment reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 253B.02, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Sams, Cohen, Rosen, Frederickson and Kelley introduced--
S.F. No. 3431: A bill for an act relating to employment and economic development; appropriating money for a grant to BioBusiness Alliance of Minnesota.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hann, Michel, Nienow and Olson introduced--
S.F. No. 3432: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing suspensions without pay for teachers charged with felonies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 122A.40, subdivision 13.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Bachmann, Nienow and Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 3433: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Minnesota Child, Family, and School Communications Protection Act; providing for rulemaking; establishing a fee; imposing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125B.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Pariseau, Koch and Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3434: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for the certification of election judges by municipalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 204B.19, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Elections.
Senators Metzen and McGinn introduced--
S.F. No. 3435: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds for interchange at highway 55 and Yankee Doodle Road; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Saxhaug, Skoe, Day, Kiscaden and Johnson, D.E. introduced--
S.F. No. 3436: A bill for an act relating to state government finance; appropriating money for the legislators’ forum.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kubly, Vickerman and Senjem introduced--
S.F. No. 3437: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing an income tax credit for sales or rentals of agricultural assets to beginning farmers; providing an income tax credit for beginning farmer financial management programs; modifying the beginning farmer program administered by the Rural Finance Authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 290.06, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.
Senator LeClair introduced--
S.F. No. 3438: A bill for an act relating to counties; modifying nonconforming use provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 394.36, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Dibble, Anderson and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3439: A bill for an act relating to transportation; setting targets for increasing the proportion of flexible-fuel vehicles in this state; creating a task force on plug-in hybrid electric vehicles; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80E.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Dibble and Anderson introduced--
S.F. No. 3440: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring language that the state will purchase plug-in hybrid electric vehicles when commercially available to be inserted in certain bid documents; appropriating money for the retrofitting of flexible fuel vehicles to operate as plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Anderson, Dibble and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3441: A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring increasing proportion of new motor vehicles sold to be flexible-fuel vehicles; providing for recovery by utilities of installation costs for plug-in hybrid electric vehicle infrastructure; requiring notice of state’s procurement policy in bid documents; establishing task force to accelerate purchase of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles; establishing commission to develop incentive package for re-use of St. Paul???s Ford plant; requiring Public Utilities Commission to open investigative proceeding and to order utility to conduct a study; appropriating money for a grant; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 80E; 216B.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Gerlach, McGinn, Metzen, Belanger and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 3442: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Cedar Avenue Bus Rapid Transit Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 3443: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting construction materials and equipment used to construct the Champlin Civic Center/Public Safety Building; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Kelley, Berglin, Michel, Sams and Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3444: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the nursing home construction moratorium by creating an additional exception for a new facility for persons with eating disorders to be located in Hennepin or Dakota County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 144A.071, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 3445: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of human services to study the consolidation of all state-funded health care programs into a single sliding-fee-ability-to-pay program; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 3446: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Stillwater flood control levee project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Scheid, Marty, Neuville and Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3447: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a levy for school districts in statutory operating debt; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Koch, McGinn and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3448: A bill for an act relating to public safety; suspending or revoking drivers’ licenses of certain juvenile controlled substance offenders; modifying definition of "juvenile petty offense" to include possession of drug paraphernalia; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 171.172; 260B.007, by adding a subdivision; 260B.198, subdivision 1; 260B.235, subdivisions 4, 5; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 260B.007, subdivision 16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3449: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for a grant to the Paradise Center for the Arts in Faribault.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3450: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; governing special transportation service requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 473.386, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3451: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the Minnesota Historical Society.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Dibble and Kelley introduced--
S.F. No. 3452: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing the commissioner of education to waive the General Education Development (GED) test fee under certain circumstances; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.55; Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 5, article 9, section 4, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Stumpf; Wergin; Johnson, D.J. and Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 3453: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; defining public use or purpose; prohibiting the use of eminent domain for economic development; requiring clear and convincing evidence for certain takings; providing for attorney fees and other additional elements of compensation; making other changes in the exercise of eminent domain; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 117.025; 117.075, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 117.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Higgins and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 3454: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; modifying transit service contract requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 473.384, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Bakk, Vickerman, Jungbauer and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3455: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the amount of gasoline fuel tax attributable to the use of all-terrain vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 296A.18, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Bakk, Tomassoni, Belanger, Pogemiller and Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3456: A bill for an act relating to taxation; distributing proceeds of the occupation taxes to the Minnesota minerals 21st century fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 298.17.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Lourey and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3457: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying Board of Medical Practice examination provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 147.02, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 3458: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for repair of a state building in north Minneapolis.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 3459: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a task force to study the design of the state flag.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3460: A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying the postelection review process; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 206; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 204C.50, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 204C.50, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Elections.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 3461: A bill for an act relating to education; reserving safe school levy funds for certain schools; authorizing school districts to use safe school levy funds for school counselors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 126C.44.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Marty introduced--
S.F. No. 3462: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying the allocation of state gas tax receipts for all-terrain vehicle and off-road vehicle use; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 296A.18, subdivisions 4, 6.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Sams, Vickerman, Tomassoni, Pariseau and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3463: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Minnesota resources.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 3464: A bill for an act relating to transportation; adjusting county state-aid highway fund distribution formula; modifying registration taxes for passenger automobiles; increasing motor fuel taxes; authorizing imposition of metropolitan transportation tax for transit purposes; authorizing issuance of state trunk highway bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 161.04, by adding a subdivision; 162.07, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 168.013, subdivision 1a; 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3465: A bill for an act relating to workers’ compensation; modifying appeal procedures; modifying notice of coverage provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 176.421, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 176.185, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Ranum introduced--
S.F. No. 3466: A bill for an act relating to fines; providing for distribution of Hennepin County fines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 488A.03, subdivisions 6, 11; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 488A.03, subdivision 11b.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3467: A bill for an act relating to elections; eliminating requirement that voting systems accessible for individuals with disabilities be used in local elections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 206.57, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Elections.
Senator Kierlin introduced--
S.F. No. 3468: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; modifying the calculation of fees for copies of government data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 13.03, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3469: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for military pensions for retired military personnel and certain of their survivors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Anderson, Marty, Solon, Clark and Chaudhary introduced--
S.F. No. 3470: A bill for an act relating to environment; imposing limits on mercury emissions for coal-fired electric generating facilities; modifying emissions report requirements; modifying the emissions reduction-rate rider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 116.925, subdivision 2; 216B.1692, subdivisions 1, 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Foley introduced--
S.F. No. 3471: A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying responsibility for costs associated with juvenile delinquency adjudications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 256G.01, subdivision 5; 260B.331, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 256G.01, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 260B.331, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senators Dibble, Bonoff and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 3472: A bill for an act relating to the environment; requiring disclosure regarding disposal of fluorescent lamps containing mercury; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 116.92, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3473: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing special plates for all disabled veterans; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 168.1251, subdivisions 1, 5.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senators Dibble, Bonoff and Clark introduced--
S.F. No. 3474: A bill for an act relating to the environment; requiring proper disposal of fluorescent and high intensity discharge lamps; requiring labeling of fluorescent lamps; requiring notice at retail establishments selling fluorescent lamps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 115A.932, subdivision 1; 116.92, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senator Langseth, for the Committee on Capital Investment, introduced--
S.F. No. 3475: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; establishing new programs and modifying existing programs; authorizing sale of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 85.015, by adding a subdivision; 86A.05, subdivision 3; 103F.161, subdivision 3; 446A.12, subdivision 1; Laws 2000, chapter 492, article 1, section 7, subdivision 21, as amended; Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 19, subdivision 2; Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 1, sections 7, subdivision 2; 10, subdivision 2; 19, subdivision 6; 20, subdivision 2; 27; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16B; 116J.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.