State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Thursday, May 5, 2005


9:30 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 Betzold and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 2286: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting miscellaneous oversights,
inconsistencies, ambiguities, unintended results, and technical errors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
section 66A.02, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2287: A bill for an act relating to taxation; clarifying that major and intermediate airports are
not included in fiscal disparities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 473F.02, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Pogemiller and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2288: A bill for an act relating to public finance; authorizing purchases of certain guaranteed
investment contracts; authorizing a special levy; modifying the authority of cities and counties to finance
purchases of computers and related items; extending the term of certain notes; clarifying the financing of
conservation easements; extending sunsets on establishment of special service districts and housing
improvement areas; providing for financing of certain improvements; extending the maximum maturity of
certain bonds; revising time for certain notices of issues; exempting obligations issued to pay judgments
from net debt limits; modifying the authority to finance street reconstruction; modifying limits on city
capital improvement bonds and enabling certain towns to issue bonds under a capital improvement plan;
modifying certain tax increment financing provisions; providing a bidding exception; increasing reserve
from public facilities pool for certain purposes; providing for payment of certain refunding bonds;
abolishing the housing bond credit enhancement program and providing for debt service on the bonds;
authorizing a tax abatement extension; providing for an international economic development zone;
providing tax incentives; requiring a report; appropriating money for certain refunds; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, sections 13.55, by adding a subdivision; 116J.556; 118A.05, subdivision 5; 272.02, by
adding a subdivision; 275.70, subdivision 5; 290.01, subdivisions 19b, 29; 290.06, subdivision 2c, by
adding a subdivision; 290.067, subdivision 1; 290.0671, subdivision 1; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0921,
subdivision 3; 290.0922, subdivisions 2, 3; 297A.68, by adding a subdivision; 343.11; 373.01, subdivision
3; 373.40, subdivision 1; 410.32; 412.301; 428A.101; 428A.21; 469.015, subdivision 4; 469.034,
subdivision 2; 469.158; 469.174, subdivisions 11, 25; 469.175, subdivisions 1, 4a, 6; 469.176, subdivisions
2, 4d; 469.1761, subdivisions 1, 3; 469.1763, subdivision 6; 469.177, subdivision 1; 469.1771, subdivision
5; 469.178, subdivision 1; 469.1813, subdivisions 1, 6; 473.197, subdivision 4; 473.39, subdivision 1f, by
adding a subdivision; 474A.061, subdivision 2c; 474A.131, subdivision 1; 475.51, subdivision 4; 475.52,
subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 475.521, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; Laws 1996, chapter 412, article 5, section 24; Laws
2003, chapter 127, article 12, section 38; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters
428A; 452; 469; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 469.176, subdivision 1; 469.1766; 473.197,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; Laws 1998, chapter 389, article 11, section 19, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.