State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Wednesday, April 27, 2005


1:00 P.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.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2268: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a state-paid credit for taxes paid on
pollution control equipment used by electric utilities; eliminating the property tax exemption for pollution
control equipment that is part of an electric utility system; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, section 272.02, subdivisions 10, 41; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 273.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2269: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing an increase in equity revenue
for districts with low levels of referendum revenue per pupil unit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
section 126C.10, subdivision 24.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dibble, Wiger, Solon and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2270: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring separate licensure for industrial loan
and thrift companies acting as currency exchanges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 53.05;
53A.01, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 2271: A bill for an act relating to public safety; enacting the Minnesota Public Protection Act
of 2005; authorizing concealed carry permits for pistols; providing eligibility requirements for permits;
requiring chief law enforcement officers to grant or deny permits; providing for applicant investigations,
fees, pistol training, renewal, and other concealed carry permit system requirements; providing that an
applicant who has been denied a permit may appeal to a petition review board; repealing the Minnesota
Citizens' Personal Protection Act of 2003; imposing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 624; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.87, subdivision 2; 609.66,
subdivision 1d; 624.714; 624.7142; 624.7143.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Betzold and Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 2272: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying a Social Security coverage provision
for legislators; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 355.629, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Cohen, for the Committee on Finance, introduced--

S.F. No. 2273: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; appropriating money for the courts, public
defenders, public safety, corrections, and other criminal justice agencies; establishing, funding, modifying,
and regulating public safety, criminal justice, judiciary, law enforcement, corrections, crime victims, and
CriMNet policies, programs, duties, activities, or practices; requiring studies and reports; imposing
criminal and civil penalties; setting or increasing fines, surcharges, taxes, and fees; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, sections 14.03, subdivision 3; 152.01, subdivision 10; 152.021, subdivisions 2a, 3; 168A.05,
subdivision 3; 171.06, by adding a subdivision; 171.20, subdivision 4; 171.26; 237.70, subdivision 7;
241.06; 241.67, subdivisions 7, 8; 243.166; 243.167; 244.04, subdivision 1; 244.05, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6,
7; 244.052, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 244.09, subdivision 11; 244.10, subdivision 2a, by
adding a subdivision; 244.18, subdivision 2; 253B.08, subdivision 1; 253B.18, subdivision 5, by adding a
subdivision; 260C.171, by adding a subdivision; 297G.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 297G.04, subdivisions 1, 2;
299A.38, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3; 299C.65, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, by adding a subdivision; 340A.301,
subdivision 6; 340A.302, subdivision 3; 340A.311; 340A.404, subdivision 12; 340A.408, subdivision 4;
340A.414, subdivision 6; 340A.504, subdivisions 3, 7; 357.021, subdivisions 2, 6, 7; 357.18; 403.02,
subdivisions 7, 13, 17, by adding a subdivision; 403.025, subdivisions 3, 7; 403.05, subdivision 3; 403.07,
subdivision 3; 403.08, subdivision 10; 403.11, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a; 403.113, subdivision 1; 403.27,
subdivisions 1, 3; 403.30, subdivision 1; 505.08, subdivision 2; 508.82; 508A.82; 515B.1-116; 518B.01,
subdivision 22; 604.15, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.108, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6; 609.109,
subdivisions 2, 5; 609.1095, subdivision 1; 609.115, by adding a subdivision; 609.117, subdivisions 1, 2;
609.119; 609.1351; 609.185; 609.223, by adding a subdivision; 609.2231, by adding a subdivision;
609.229, subdivision 3; 609.321, subdivisions 1, 7, by adding subdivisions; 609.325, by adding a
subdivision; 609.341, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision; 609.342, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.343,
subdivisions 2, 3; 609.344, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.345, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.3452, subdivision 1;
609.347; 609.3471; 609.348; 609.353; 609.485, subdivisions 2, 4; 609.50, subdivision 1; 609.527,
subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.5315, subdivision 1, by
adding a subdivision; 609.746, subdivision 1; 609.748, subdivisions 2, 3a; 609.749, subdivision 2; 609.79,
subdivision 2; 609.795, by adding a subdivision; 617.81, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 617.85;
626.556, subdivision 3; 628.26; 631.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters
152; 237; 243; 244; 299A; 299C; 325F; 357; 403; 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections
18C.005, subdivisions 1a, 35a; 18C.201, subdivisions 6, 7; 18D.331, subdivision 5; 243.166, subdivisions
1, 8; 299A.68; 299C.65, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 8a, 9; 386.30; 403.30, subdivision 3; 609.108,
subdivision 2; 609.109, subdivision 7; 609.725.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.