State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Thursday, June 23, 2005


10:00 A.M.


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


The following bills were read the first time and referred to the committees indicated.

Senators Vickerman, Frederickson, Sams, Bakk and Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 69: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing a Minnesota future resources
fund; imposing a cigarette fee to fund natural resources acceleration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
section 325D.32, subdivision 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116P.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Anderson, Neuville, Hottinger and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 70: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing a process for community
ownership of the Minnesota Twins; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 4B.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 71: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the State Lottery to lease space
for and operate a casino in the main terminal of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 349A.01, by adding a subdivision;
349A.10, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 349A.11, subdivision 1; 541.20; 541.21; 609.75, subdivision 3; 609.761,
subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Rest and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 72: A resolution memorializing the United States Secretary of State to refer the Devil's Lake
outlet to the International Joint Commission.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 73: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring the commissioner of education to
conduct a study on the effect of property tax payments on charter school finances; requiring a report.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators McGinn and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 74: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring Department of Transportation and
Metropolitan Council to conduct study of bus rapid transit on the transportation corridor between Eagan
and St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 75: A bill for an act relating to government operations; authorizing the governor to continue
certain governmental operations.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.