State of Minnesota
SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS
Wednesday, March 15, 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 Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3118: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants for Austin, Albert Lea, and the Shell Rock Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3119: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a wastewater system in Nicolville; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3120: A bill for an act relating to Mower County; appropriating money for loans to homeowners for septic system upgrades.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3121: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating electronic financial terminals, and the expenses of organizing and incorporating banks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 47.62, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 46.043; 47.62, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Dibble; Frederickson; Johnson, D.E.; Robling and Rosen introduced--
S.F. No. 3122: 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 Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3123: A bill for an act relating to boxing; regulation of boxing; establishing a boxing commission; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 341.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3124: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a fund transfer for Independent School District No. 409, Tyler.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3125: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing rate adjustments for long-term care providers; modifying the tax treatment of income of foreign operating corporations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 290.17, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 256B.431, subdivision 41; 256B.5012, subdivision 6; Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 4, article 7, section 55.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Limmer, Hann, Ortman and Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3126: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a toll-free human trafficking victim hotline; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 3127: A bill for an act relating to education finance; linking extended time revenue to the general education basic formula allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 126C.10, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Betzold introduced--
S.F. No. 3128: A bill for an act relating to legislation; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text and obsolete references; eliminating certain redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous technical corrections to statutes and other laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 3.736, subdivision 8; 13.322, subdivision 3; 13.355, by adding a subdivision; 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 16B.85, subdivision 5; 45.011, subdivision 1; 62D.03, subdivision 4; 62D.30, subdivision 8; 62Q.19, subdivision 2; 82.50, subdivision 7; 97A.445, subdivision 3; 103F.205, subdivision 1; 103G.293; 115A.0716, subdivision 3; 145A.09, subdivision 4; 168.187, subdivision 12; 169.781, subdivision 1; 253B.045, subdivision 2; 256.9831, subdivision 1; 256B.0917, subdivision 13; 256B.093, subdivision 3a; 256J.88; 260C.007, subdivision 6; 273.03, subdivision 3; 273.111, subdivision 3; 290.48, subdivision 10; 295.50, subdivision 10b; 297E.01, subdivision 8; 299A.292, subdivision 2; 299A.80, subdivision 1; 299C.091, subdivision 2; 349.12, subdivision 21; 353.27, subdivision 9; 353.33, subdivision 1; 353.656, subdivision 8; 354.05, subdivision 13; 466.06; 581.02; 609.652, subdivision 2; 609.671, subdivision 1; 626.5572, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 16C.33, subdivision 3; 116J.575, subdivision 1; 138.17, subdivision 10; 144.225, subdivision 7; 144.335, subdivision 1; 144.602, subdivision 1; 148B.60, subdivision 3; 148D.240, subdivision 5; 168.128, subdivision 2; 168.33, subdivision 2; 169.18, subdivision 11; 216B.1612, subdivision 2; 237.763; 245C.15, subdivision 3; 256B.441, subdivision 13; 270C.96; 289A.42, subdivision 1; 296A.22, subdivision 9; 325E.61, subdivision 5; 349.153; 357.021, subdivision 1a; 604A.33, subdivision 1; Laws 2005, chapter 20, article 2, section 1; Laws 2005, chapter 88, article 3, section 10; Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 6, article 3, section 95; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 155A.03, subdivision 11; 299J.061; 309.50, subdivision 8; 326.991, subdivision 2; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 5, article 12, sections 31; 32; Laws 2005, chapter 156, article 5, section 20; Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 4, article 5, section 14.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Wiger and Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3129: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Rush Line Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Bonoff introduced--
S.F. No. 3130: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds for improvements to marked Interstate Highway 494.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Pogemiller and Belanger introduced--
S.F. No. 3131: A bill for an act relating to tax compliance; providing for income tax return processing; requiring certain withholding returns be filed by electronic means; providing for a study of certain audit positions within the Department of Revenue; providing for a study of sales and use tax compliance assistance for taxpayers of limited English proficiency; imposing a civil penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 289A.09, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 270C.01, subdivision 4; 289A.60, subdivision 21; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 270C.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoglund introduced--
S.F. No. 3132: A bill for an act relating to data practices; proposing classifications of data as private and nonpublic; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 13.3805, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Skoglund and Kelley introduced--
S.F. No. 3133: A bill for an act relating to education finance; delaying by one year the implementation of the state determined tuition rates for special education services provided by intermediate school districts and other cooperative providers of special education services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 125A.11, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senator Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3134: A bill for an act relating to taxation; creating an income tax credit for employers who provide English and citizenship education to their employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Gerlach introduced--
S.F. No. 3135: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring recipients of state appropriations and grants to disclose information about salaries of certain employees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Koering, Ruud and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3136: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for development of a regional methamphetamine treatment center for women at the Brainerd Regional Treatment Center; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Higgins, Pappas, Wergin and Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 3137: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing a city to issue an on-sale intoxicating liquor license to any establishment that in its judgment should have one; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 340A.404, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Jungbauer and Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 3138: A bill for an act relating to energy; designating Elk River as Minnesota’s energy city; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Ranum, Betzold, McGinn and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3139: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the Department of Corrections to report information on mental health programs to the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 241.016, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senators Ranum, Skoglund, Betzold, McGinn and Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 3140: A bill for an act relating to public safety; implementing certain recommendations of the legislative auditor concerning substance abuse treatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 241.016, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 241.06, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 241.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Jungbauer introduced--
S.F. No. 3141: A bill for an act relating to local government; granting port authority powers to the city of Ramsey; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Gerlach, Higgins, Limmer and Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 3142: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing cities to operate preventive health services programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 15.46.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Jungbauer, Dille and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3143: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for issuance of a permit to allow certain oversized all-terrain vehicles on public trails; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 84.926, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
Senators Jungbauer and Dille introduced--
S.F. No. 3144: A bill for an act relating to education finance; reestablishing a levy for hazardous pupil transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123B.88, subdivision 1; 123B.92, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Solon and Johnson, D.E. introduced--
S.F. No. 3145: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the student share for the state grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 136A.121, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 3146: A bill for an act relating to human services; removing the limit on certain nursing facility planned closure rate adjustments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 256B.437, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Clark, Stumpf, Wergin and Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3147: A bill for an act relating to education finance; phasing in funding for voluntary, full-day kindergarten; authorizing certain fees; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123B.35; 123B.36, subdivision 1; 123B.37, subdivision 1; 126C.05, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Saxhaug introduced--
S.F. No. 3148: A bill for an act relating to the city of Grand Rapids; authorizing issuance of certain capital improvement bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kubly and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3149: A bill for an act relating to health; eliminating the second inspection fee and the statewide hospitality fee for elementary and secondary schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 157.16, subdivisions 3, 3a.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Koch, Limmer, Fischbach and Pariseau introduced--
S.F. No. 3150: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing that the official Web site of the office of the secretary of state may link to Web sites of candidates or, in the case of ballot questions, advocacy groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 10.60, subdivisions 3, 4.
Referred to the Committee on Elections.
Senator Langseth introduced--
S.F. No. 3151: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for permanent county state-aid highway fund screening board; clarifying certification requirements for crane operators; providing for age of driver transporting hazardous materials under federal materials-of-trade regulation; repealing provision requiring distribution of rules by mail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 162.07, subdivision 5; 221.033, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 182.6525, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 360.015, subdivision 16.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.
Senator Sparks introduced--
S.F. No. 3152: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; regulating customer call records; prohibiting the sale of telecommunications customer call information without the prior, affirmative authorization of the customer; providing a duty to secure telecommunications customer call information; prescribing criminal and civil penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Pogemiller introduced--
S.F. No. 3153: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; creating a postsentencing officers and emergency dispatchers retirement plan; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 352.01, subdivision 2b; 355.01, by adding subdivisions; 355.02, subdivision 3; 356.20, subdivision 2; 356.215, subdivision 11; 356.30, subdivision 3; 356.302, subdivision 7; 356.303, subdivision 4; 356.315, by adding a subdivision; 356.465, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 353.01, subdivision 2b; 356.215, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353G.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Sams and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3154: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for Alexandria Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Marko introduced--
S.F. No. 3155: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to replace federal funds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Wergin introduced--
S.F. No. 3156: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a shared firehall and sheriff’s facility in Sherburne County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas introduced--
S.F. No. 3157: A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing an elected official access to multiple unit dwellings unaccompanied by a candidate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 211B.20, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Elections.
Senator Sams introduced--
S.F. No. 3158: A bill for an act relating to education finance; exempting Independent School District No. 771, Chokio-Alberta, from the operating referendum revenue cap.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Marko introduced--
S.F. No. 3159: A bill for an act relating to local government; establishing timelines for municipal action on release of letters of credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 462.358, subdivision 2a.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 3160: A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for the Homeless Management Information System and capacity building grants.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Hottinger, Stumpf, Marty and Frederickson introduced--
S.F. No. 3161: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to make grants to acquire and better public land and other public improvements of a capital nature; appropriating money for natural resources and environment projects; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3162: A bill for an act relating to sales tax; providing a sales tax exemption for the Dover, Eyota, St. Charles Area Sanitary District; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 297A.75, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 3163: A bill for an act relating to forecast adjustments; making forecast adjustments for prekindergarten through grade 12, early childhood, family, and adult education, and human services programs; providing for human services savings; appropriating money; amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 5, article 1, section 54, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8; article 2, section 84, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 10; article 3, section 18, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; article 4, section 25, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; article 5, section 17, subdivisions 2, 3; article 6, section 1, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; article 7, section 20, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; article 8, section 8, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5; article 9, section 4, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Kiscaden, Senjem, Vickerman, Gerlach and Marko introduced--
S.F. No. 3164: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the process for districts to follow when obtaining integration revenue; emphasizing integration activities that lead to measurable goals; requiring the Department of Education to provide model integration plans and other assistance to school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.86, subdivisions 1a, 4, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.86, subdivision 1b.
Referred to the Committee on Education.
Senators Kiscaden, Senjem, Vickerman, Gerlach and Marko introduced--
S.F. No. 3165: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the formula for integration revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.86, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Dibble introduced--
S.F. No. 3166: A bill for an act relating to employment; redefining the base appropriation for extended employment services for persons with severe disabilities; appropriating money; amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 1, article 3, section 2, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senator Betzold, by request, introduced--
S.F. No. 3167: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; classifying data; providing civil remedies; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.7905, subdivision 2; 13.791, subdivision 1; 175.10; 175.16, by adding a subdivision; 176.138; 176.181, subdivision 8; 176.186; 176.231, subdivision 9; 176.391, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 168.346, subdivision 1; 171.12, subdivision 7; 325E.59, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 168; 171; 175; 325F; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.7905, subdivision 3; 176.231, subdivision 8; 176.401; 176.421, subdivision 7; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 325E.59, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3168: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing sale of trunk highway bonds for the Department of Transportation radio tower in Roseau County; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Tomassoni and Bakk introduced--
S.F. No. 3169: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the delay of annual mass flu vaccination clinics in the event of a flu vaccine shortage; imposing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 3170: A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying provision governing variances to Uniform Fire Code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 299F.011, subdivision 5.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Day introduced--
S.F. No. 3171: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Paradise Center for the Arts in Faribault; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3172: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; chiropractors; adding fees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3173: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for health occupations and professionals; clarifying a definition for hearing instrument dispensing; granting the commissioner authority to contract with the health professionals services program to access diversion and monitoring services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 148.515, subdivision 2; 148.5175; 148.518; 148.5193, subdivision 1; 148.5195, by adding a subdivision; 148.6440, subdivision 7; 148.6443, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 148.6448, by adding a subdivision; 153A.13, subdivision 4; 153A.15, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 148.515, subdivision 6.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Kelley introduced--
S.F. No. 3174: A bill for an act relating to uniform acts; providing for electronic recording of real property; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 508B.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senators Anderson, Higgins, Sams, Koering and Solon introduced--
S.F. No. 3175: A bill for an act relating to employment; regulating overtime for certain nurses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 181.275, subdivisions 1, 2.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators Scheid, Sams, Higgins, Michel and LeClair introduced--
S.F. No. 3176: A bill for an act relating to construction codes; recodifying and modifying construction codes and licensing provisions; modifying the State Building Code; providing penalties for enforcement; instructing the revisor to renumber statutory provisions; amending amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16B.60, subdivisions 4, 7, 8, 11; 16B.61, as amended; 16B.615, subdivision 4; 16B.617; 16B.6175; 16B.63; 16B.65; 16B.70; 16B.72; 16B.73; 16B.735; 16B.74, subdivision 2; 16B.744; 16B.745, subdivisions 1, 4; 16B.747; 16B.748; 16B.76; 31.175; 103I.621, subdivision 3; 136F.61; 144.99, subdivision 1; 175.16, subdivision 1; 183.38; 183.39, subdivision 1; 183.411, subdivision 2; 183.45; 183.46; 183.465; 183.466; 183.48; 183.501; 183.505; 183.51, as amended; 183.54, subdivisions 1, 3; 183.56; 183.59; 183.60; 183.61, subdivisions 2, 4; 214.01, subdivision 3; 214.04, subdivision 3; 299F.011, subdivision 1; 325E.58; 326.01, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 6c, 6e, 6f, 6g, 6j, 6k, 7, 8, 9; 326.241; 326.242, as amended; 326.243; 326.244, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 326.2441, subdivisions 2, 7, 8, 10, 11; 326.245; 326.247; 326.248; 326.37; 326.38; 326.39; 326.40; 326.401; 326.405; 326.42, as amended; 326.46; 326.461, by adding subdivisions; 326.47, subdivisions 1, 6; 326.48; 326.50; 326.57, subdivision 1; 326.58; 326.59; 326.60; 326.601; 326.61, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 326.62; 326.65; 326.83, subdivisions 6, 7, 11, 18, 19, 20; 326.84; 326.841; 326.842; 326.86; 326.87; 326.88; 326.89; 326.90, subdivision 1; 326.91, subdivision 1; 326.92; 326.921; 326.93; 326.94; 326.95, subdivision 2; 326.96; 326.97; 326.992; 327.20, subdivision 1; 327.31, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 7, 15, by adding a subdivision; 327.32, subdivision 8; 327.33, subdivisions 2, 6, 7; 327.34, subdivision 3; 327.35, subdivisions 1, 2; 327A.01, subdivision 2; 327B.01, subdivisions 4, 5, 7, 17, by adding subdivisions; 327B.04, subdivisions 1, 4, 7, 8; 363A.40, subdivision 1; 462.357, subdivision 6a; 462A.07, subdivision 8; 471.465; 471.466; 471.467; 471.471; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 16B.04, subdivision 2; 144.122; 183.42; 183.545, by adding a subdivision; 183.57, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6; 214.04, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 327B; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16B.665; 16B.747, subdivision 4; 45.027, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 7, 7a, 8, 9, 11, 12; 183.001; 183.02; 183.375, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6; 183.41, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 183.44, subdivisions 2, 3; 183.52; 183.54, subdivision 2; 183.61, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6; 326.01, subdivisions 6h, 10, 11, 12, 13; 326.242, subdivisions 9, 9a, 9b, 9c, 9d, 9e, 9f, 9g, 9h, 9i, 9j, 9k, 10; 326.244, subdivision 6; 326.246; 326.2461; 326.41; 326.44; 326.45; 326.461, subdivision 3; 326.47, subdivisions 2, 5; 326.51; 326.52; 326.521; 326.64; 326.83, subdivisions 3, 4, 12, 13; 326.85; 326.875; 326.91, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 326.945; 326.975, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 2, 3; 326.98; 326.991; 327B.05, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 183.41, subdivision 4; 183.44, subdivision 1; 183.545, subdivision 9; 326.975, subdivision 1; Minnesota Rules, parts 2809.0230; 2891.0010; 2891.0030; 3800.2650; 3800.3580; 3800.3590; 3800.3630; 3800.3750; 3800.3835; 4715.5600; 4715.5900; 4717.7000, subpart 1, item I; 5225.8600, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 5230.0010; 5230.0020; 5230.0040.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senator Metzen introduced--
S.F. No. 3177: A resolution memorializing the President, Congress, and the United States Postal Service to maintain current levels of service.
Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.
Senators LeClair and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 3178: A bill for an act relating to health; changing the governance structure of the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association; providing a health insurance exemption from the insurance premiums tax; repealing the assessment for the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 62A.02, by adding a subdivision; 62E.02, subdivision 23; 62E.091; 62E.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6, 7; 62E.11, subdivisions 9, 10; 62E.13, subdivision 3a, by adding a subdivision; 62E.14, subdivisions 1, 6; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 62E.13, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 62E.11, subdivisions 5, 6, 13; 62E.13, subdivision 1.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators LeClair and Fischbach introduced--
S.F. No. 3179: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; providing legislators and staff the option of health coverage that includes a health savings account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 43A.18, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Higgins introduced--
S.F. No. 3180: A bill for an act relating to taxation; creating a sales tax exemption for the purchase of voting machines by counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297A.70, subdivision 3.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Kubly introduced--
S.F. No. 3181: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds; appropriating money to relocate and renovate the Burlington Northern Depot in the city of Granite Falls.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Anderson and Cohen introduced--
S.F. No. 3182: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to the commissioner of employment and economic development for a grant to Advocating Change Together.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senators Betzold, Metzen, Robling, Solon and Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3183: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing political subdivisions to establish accounts to pay for postemployment benefits owed to officers and employees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353.
Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.
Senators Skoe and Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 3184: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a beef cattle diagnostic team pilot project in nine counties; appropriating money.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3185: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; requiring that current property taxes be paid before recording deeds or other conveyances on certain types of property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 272.12.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Skoe introduced--
S.F. No. 3186: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; modifying the definition of small city; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 469.174, subdivision 27.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Murphy; Johnson, D.E.; Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--
S.F. No. 3187: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; providing a property valuation exclusion for homesteads of certain disabled military veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 273.13, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senators Solon, Higgins, Berglin and Kiscaden introduced--
S.F. No. 3188: A bill for an act relating to health; expanding treatment for breast and cervical cancer coverage under medical assistance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 256B.057, subdivision 10.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senator Ruud introduced--
S.F. No. 3189: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for wastewater infrastructure; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3190: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Spring Lake Trail extension; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Lourey introduced--
S.F. No. 3191: 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; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds; appropriating money for city of Mora recreational trail design.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 3192: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for handling of death scene investigations and identifications of remains; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 3193: A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting expungement of photographs of adjudicated delinquents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 13.82, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Ortman introduced--
S.F. No. 3194: A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting privacy requirements that prevent sharing of crime scene photographs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 13.82, by adding a subdivision.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senators Tomassoni, Wergin, Scheid, Metzen and Nienow introduced--
S.F. No. 3195: A bill for an act relating to State Lottery; authorizing the director of the State Lottery to establish video lottery terminals; providing duties and powers to the director of the State Lottery; providing for the use of video lottery revenues; modifying certain lawful gambling taxes; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 297A.94; 297E.02, subdivision 1; 299L.02, subdivision 1; 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision 5; 349A.01, subdivisions 10, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 349A.04; 349A.06, subdivisions 1, 5, 8, 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.08, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 349A.09, subdivision 1; 349A.10, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 349A.11, subdivision 1; 349A.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.651, subdivision 1; 609.75, subdivisions 3, 4; 609.761, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 349.15, subdivision 1; 349A.10, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 297E.02, subdivision 6; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, sections 297E.01, subdivision 7; 297E.02, subdivisions 4, 7.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.
Senator Sams introduced--
S.F. No. 3196: A bill for an act relating to health; specifying criteria for coverage of medical assistance special transportation services; increasing special transportation reimbursement rates; extending the prohibition on the use of brokers or coordinators to manage special transportation services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 256B.0625, subdivision 17.
Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.
Senators Clark, Foley, Ranum, Betzold and McGinn introduced--
S.F. No. 3197: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring reimbursement of counties for housing the state’s short-term offenders; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 241.
Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.
Senator Murphy introduced--
S.F. No. 3198: A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying terms of an on-sale wine license for certain bed and breakfast facilities; allowing a bed and breakfast facility to hold a consumption and display permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 340A.404, subdivision 5; 340A.414, subdivision 2.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Neuville introduced--
S.F. No. 3199: A bill for an act relating to family law; changing certain child support and maintenance provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 518.551, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2005, chapter 164, sections 4; 5, subdivisions 4a, 8, 15, 18; 8; 10; 14; 15; 16; 18; 20; 21; 22, subdivisions 2, 4, 16, 17, 18; 24; 25; 31; 32; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 518.54, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 518.54, subdivision 4a; Laws 2005, chapter 164, section 12.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Neuville introduced--
S.F. No. 3200: A bill for an act relating to consumer protections; reducing identity theft and assisting its victims; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.05, subdivision 5; 138.17, subdivision 7; 609.527, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 325E.61, subdivisions 1, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13C; 325E; 325G; 609.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Sams, Kubly, Vickerman, Dille and Koering introduced--
S.F. No. 3201: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; agriculture; appropriating money for productive conservation on working lands.
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.
Senators Sparks and Michel introduced--
S.F. No. 3202: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating vehicle protection products; providing remedies and penalties; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 59C.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senators Michel, Wiger and Hottinger introduced--
S.F. No. 3203: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the length of the school year by five weeks; repealing the Labor Day start; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 120A.41; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2005 Supplement, section 120A.40.
Referred to the Committee on Education.